Recommended hotels in Kuala Lumpur

Recommended hotels in Kuala Lumpur

Planning a trip to the Malaysian capital? Then this guide to some of the best hotels in Kuala Lumpur will be essential reading. Here we list options for every traveller's budget.

Prince Hotel and Residence

This is a five star hotel that is pretty much unmatched when it comes to location, service, views and facilities. With an outdoor pool, a gym and a great kid's club for keeping your little ones entertained, it is a true standout amongst Malaysian hotels. Restaurants are dotted around the hotel, offering a huge variety of different cuisines, including high quality Japanese and Cantonese. Plus, it is just down the road from Pavilion KL – you can't get better located than that!

Swiss-Inn Kuala Lumpur

The Swiss-Inn Kuala Lumpur describes itself as ‘an International hip hotel' and you can see what it means once you take a step inside. Located right in the beating heart of pulsating Chinatown, it's great if you want to shop, eat and soak up the KL nightlife. As with all the best Kuala Lumpur hotels there are plenty of eating options inside the building too, including American breakfasts and authentic Asian eats.

Number Eight Guest House

If you fancy staying somewhere cheap and cheerful, then the Number Eight Guest House is a good bet. Very comfortable, very modern and conveniently located, it is an unpretentious little home from home and a great headquarters from which you can explore KL. It offers both a Budget and Boutique wing, so you can choose whether you want simple and spacious or stylish and luxurious.

Sunway Putra Hotel Kuala Lumpur

A spacious and gorgeous sprawling hotel, the Sunway Putra prides itself on being a truly luxurious, pampering place for the tourist to spend their time. Even the most affordable option has a focus on luxury, with the smallest room standing at a pretty whooping 368 foot square. For those that really want to push the boat out, however, why not splash out on the 998 foot square Phoenix Suite, which also boasts extraordinary views of the surrounding area.