5 Hotels in Kuala Lumpur That Win The Travelers’ Heart

Hotel in Kuala Lumpur

TripAdvisor is commonly referred for giving the best travel recommendation. This worldwide travel website annually held the TripAdvisor Traveler’s Choice to find the best of the best in the travel industry, from the hotel, destination, island, etc.

And given I’m off to Asia again pretty soon, I thought I’d check out the 5 Best Hotels in Kuala Lumpur that win the traveler’s heart based on the survey from TripAdvisor. Here’s the highlights of these properties.

Villa Samadhi – by Samadhi

This 5-star hotel in Kuala Lumpur (pictured) encompasses the concept of hidden gem in the city center, where people can stay surrounded by nature but not secluded away from everything KLCC has to offer. Villa Samadhi offers 21 guestrooms and private villas that combines Asian and modern influences within the shade of nature. Each unit is decorated with a distinct design with a focus on natural element, like bamboo, wood, thatch, and charcoal. Modern amenities, such as AC, TV, Wi-Fi, and bathroom are also included. Selected units are offered with private balcony and direct access to the lagoon pool, which is presented in a tropical setting, complete with a comfy gazebo. There is a poolside restaurant and rooftop lounge to complete your retreat at Villa Samadhi.

Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur

The global brand hotel opened in Kuala Lumpur, at Jalan Pinang 12 is adjacent to the Kuala Lumpur Convention Center bringing guest close to the city’s commercial and entertainment hub. The location of the Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur is enhanced by the shady and fresh ambiance of the KLCC Park. Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur boasts more than 400 guestrooms and suites and each room is very spacious with 5-star modern amenities. Thirty8 is the signature restaurant in the hotel, which offers an impressive selections of Asian and international cuisine. Add live music and breathtaking full-circle panorama’s of the city skyline and you’ve got the perfect combination. And that’s not all: there are 2 more restaurants, an outdoor swimming pool, fitness centre, and spa to complete your stay.


Shangri-La Hotel Kuala Lumpur

Situated as Jalan Sultan Ismail 11, Bukit Bintang and within walking distance of the KLCC and Petronas Twin Towers, the Shangri-La will strike your heart with its outstanding opulence. The hotel mixes nature in modernity, presenting ultra modern accommodation amidst the greenery. There are 662 rooms and suites that are tastefully decorated with a contemporary influence and featuring 5-star amenities throughout. You can enjoy the stunning skyline panorama with floor to ceiling windows in your room. Inside this retreat, there are 4 high-scale restaurants and 2 bars offering world-class delicacies in a delightful setting. This 5-star hotel in Kuala Lumpur also provides a health club with pool, spa, fitness center, beauty salon, child care, shopping arcade, gift shop, florist, clinic, and a business center.

Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur

Rated as the #1 Best Hotel in Kuala Lumpur by TripAdvisor and DestinAsian, Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur is definitely the proven winner. The hotel is situated between the Petronas Twin Towers and KLCC Park, so it’s certainly a prime location. This world-class hotel offers comfortable accommodation across 600 ultra-luxury guestrooms and suites that are supported with ultra modern amenities. This hotel ensures you’ll have an impeccable vacation and presents a vast selection of exceptional dining outlets, alongside some of the finest facilities, including a fitness center, spa and sauna, beauty salon, and outdoor swimming pool.

The Ritz-Carlton Kuala Lumpur

Opened at Jalan Imbi 168, this 5-star hotel perfectly sits within the Golden Triangle district and staying at this hotel brings guests so close to the business and entertainment centre of Bukit Bintang. This hotel claims to redefine the art of the luxury hotel experience in Asia. Offering 364 guestrooms, this hotel presents high-class amenities to pamper the guest. As one of the best 5-star hotels in Kuala Lumpur, The Ritz-Carlton has been fitted with excellent facilities from 5 dining outlets including the signature, award-winning restaurant, Li Yen, to the exclusive spa and fitness centre, a tropical swimming pool, kids club, and executive business service. And let’s not forget the hotel’s limousine service, which will allow you to explore this magnificent city in style.

To read more about travelling in Kuala Lumpur, check out my article on what to see in Kuala Lumpur.

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Jo Fitzsimons is a freelance travel writer who has visited over 50 countries. www.indianajo.com is the place where she shares destination details, travel itineraries, planning and booking tips and trip tales. Her aim: to help you plan your travel adventure on your terms and to your budget.

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