Sleeping

  • Villa Samadhi Asian-chic style at a gorgeous villa in the embassy district.
  • Mingle Hostel On-the-ball hostel in Chinatown with bags of atmosphere.
  • Hotel Stripes Excellent new property with stylish rooms and an ace rooftop pool.
  • Majestic Hotel Classy heritage hotel beside the Lake Gardens.
  • BackHome Minimalist chic dorms and rooms, plus a great cafe.

By Budget: $

  • BackHome Stripped-back concrete-chic dorms and rooms, plus a great cafe.
  • Lantern Hotel Slick, contemporary hotel in the heart of Chinatown.
  • Reggae Mansion Cool crash pad for the modern backpacker.

By Budget: $$

By Budget: $$$

Heritage Hotels

Designer Stays

  • Mov Hotel Slick new hotel steps from nightlife hub Changkat Bukit Bintang.
  • Container Hotel Stacked shipping containers have been turned into cosy en-suite rooms.
  • W Kuala Lumpur Starwood's trendiest hotel brand has launched near KLCC.

Flashpacker Hostels

  • BackHome Zen simple decoration, fab rain showers and a blissful central courtyard.
  • Reggae Mansion A cool operation with a lively rooftop bar, a mini cinema and a flash cafe-bar.
  • The Bed KLCC Innovative hotel offers two styles of capsule rooms in very handy location.

Serviced Apartments

Arty Stays

International Luxury Brands