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Five Star Kuala Lumpur hotels

Stunning architecture, fine dining, luxury shopping and await visitors to the fascinating city of Kuala Lumpur. From the dizzying skyscrapers of the city center to the colonial-era buildings of Old Town, the city is a cultural melting pot that will appeal to even the most discerning visitor. Whether it’s enjoying a cool drink at a rooftop bar or strolling through the bustling street markets of Chinatown—there’s something to interest the traveler in search of an upscale experience.

Things to see in Kuala Lumpur

The most iconic sight of the Kuala Lumpur skyline, the Petronas Twin Towers are visible for miles around. For stunning views over the city, take the elevator to the 86th floor to the observation deck. Inside you’ll find the high-end Suria KLCC Mall, quality restaurants and breath-taking views. Another popular attraction is the Kuala Lumpur Bird Park—an impressive free-flight aviary with over 3000 birds. Just next door, you’ll find the Perdana Botanical Garden, a beautiful green space that offers striking contrast to the city’s steel and glass skyscrapers. Kuala Lumpur also has plenty of beautiful religious and cultural sights, such as the Thean Hou Temple, Sri Maha Mariamman Temple, or the world-famous Batu Caves located outside the city, with its system of caves that are home to Hindu temples and shrines as well as wandering monkeys.

5-star hotels in Kuala Lumpur

Five-star hotels in Kuala Lumpur offer the ultimate in luxury and 5-star service to visitors looking for an upmarket experience during their vacation. Most Kuala Lumpur 5 star hotels are centrally located—ideal for visiting the city’s major attractions. Many of the city’s luxury hotels provide stunning views of the city’s skyline from your room. Kuala Lumpur’s high-end hotels boast stylish bars and lounges for guests to relax in. Guests can also take advantage of the full service spas or enjoy a workout in one of the hotel’s fitness centers; or simply escape the heat of the city and cool off in the hotel’s pool.

Where to stay in Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur City Center—also known as KLCC—is the best location for 5-star hotels. This central location has superb high-end shopping, and fine-dining restaurants—many with views of the city’s skyline—and stylish rooftop bars serving up delicious cocktails. Another popular choice if you’re looking for luxury accommodation is Bukit Bintang. This bustling area also has a good choice of hotels, restaurants and plenty of sights. If you’re looking for something a little different, look for a 5-star hotel in Old Town. This is an up and coming area, which now has a selection of great 5-star accommodation, too.

How to get to Kuala Lumpur

With a world-class airport, Kuala Lumpur is relatively easy to get to. Although Kuala Lumpur International Airport is mainly a destination for Asian flights, you can also get some direct flights from cities in the States such as New York, or alternatively from other cities with a change or two along the way. Once you arrive, getting to the city is a breeze with express trains leaving every 20 minutes (15 during peak hours). You can also take a cab, which takes longer, but offers privacy and will take you directly to your hotel in Kuala Lumpur.

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