Looking for hotels with the best city views in Kuala Lumpur?

Nico Marco (Contributor) (The Philippine Star) - July 30, 2013 - 2:54pm


Looking for hotels with the best city views in Kuala Lumpur? Philstar.com brings you some hotel recommendations courtesy of Agoda.com

PNB Darby Park

Proudly homegrown, PNB Darby Park has been an “open secret” for several frequent travelers since its opening in June 2000. Nestled in Kuala Lumpur’s exclusive Golden Triangle, the property’s executive suites combine the convenience of home with a modern and contemporary setting of a five-star hotel.

All its suites – from the spacious 1-bedroom to the exclusive 4-bedroom apartments – make for an ideal round of choices for families wanting to have holiday in style. Its popular Malay-cuisine restaurant, The 39, provides one of the best views of the KLCC skyline.

What guests are saying 

“It is a great apartment for families with young children or couples. The atmosphere is nice and the apartment caters to the children`s needs. There is a swimming pool and there is also a playground. The breakfast was awesome and we had a great time.” â€“ Nur A, Family with young children from Singapore

Click to book: PNB Darby Park

Impiana KLCC Hotel

Positioned among prominent landmarks including the Petronas Twin Towers and Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, this towering 25-storey hotel carries a hip and contemporary design personality which sets it apart from some of the more serious hotels in Kuala Lumpur.

There are a few options for holiday pampering at Impiana. The most notable of which is its Swasana Spa, a rejuvenation centre that has been rated 5-star by the Ministry of Tourism, Malaysia. The newly opened Club Tower is the only on-site hotel for KLCC, with a well-appointed Gym that offers a direct view of the Petronas Twin Towers. Impiana KLCC has a total of 519 rooms, with several accommodation options that can cater to friends, couples and families wanting to have fab KL city views.

What guests are saying

“Great location with fantastic view, international breakfast was good. Great breakfast selections of Asian and Western food. Rooms are big and can easily get a cab if needed.” â€“ Seah L, business traveler from Singapore

Click to book: Impiana KLCC Hotel

Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur

The newest 5-star property to grace the city skyline, Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur is the first in Malaysia for the Hyatt global hotel chain. More than just a destination respite during holiday festivities, the hotel provides well-rounded facilities that are signature Hyatt Luxury.

Despite being an international name, the Grand Hyatt puts great emphasis in the signature Malaysian character of its service hospitality and design – most evident in the gold/bronze elegant tower art piece sculpture by Malaysian artist, Abdul Multhalib Musa. For views of the iconic Twin Towers and the vibrant skyline, the hotel’s top floor restaurant THIRTY8 gives one of the best in entire KL.

What guests are saying

“Interior of the room was absolutely fantastic! The location of the hotel is only walking distance to KLCC and the Pavilion mall, very convenient to those who love shopping! The best is the cozy environment in the room which will really make you calm and relaxed after a whole day of work.” â€“ Siewhong W., business traveler from Malaysia

Click to book: Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur

Related: Five ideal family-friendly accommodations in Singapore

Hotel Maya

Another proudly Malaysian-owned property, Hotel Maya takes its tag of “boutique urban resort” seriously. Though situated along Jalan Ampang in the heart of Kuala Lumpur, the interiors of the hotel create a modern yet tranquil atmosphere. All rooms are equipped with a kind of technology that uses a method of killing airborne and surface-bound bacteria.

Much of Hotel Maya’s 207 rooms (100 studios and 107 suites) enjoy unobstructed views of the Twin Towers or Kuala Lumpur Tower. The hotel’s Sky Lounge has also become a famous spot for city skyline viewing. Another worth checking out is the indoor swimming pool in the hotel’s Anggun Spa, KL’s only heated hydrotherapy pool with water jets to massage various parts of the body.

What guests are saying

“Impressive hotel with a lot to offer, outstanding layout and infrastructure; and well equipped with facilities you would expect from a 5 star hotel. It was conducive enough for rest and relaxation. Overall, it was a pleasant experience that should be good enough to make me come back again to this hotel next time I visit KL.” â€“ Redzuan A, solo traveler from Malaysia

Click to book: Hotel Maya

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