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Hotel Istana Kuala Lumpur City Centre

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Everyone needs a place to lay their weary head. For travellers visiting Kuala Lumpur, Hotel Istana Kuala Lumpur City Centre is an excellent choice for rest and rejuvenation. Well-known for its quiet environment and proximity to great restaurants and attractions, Hotel Istana Kuala Lumpur City Centre makes it easy to enjoy the best of Kuala Lumpur. You’ll enjoy relaxing rooms that include a flat screen TV, air conditioning, and a refrigerator, bringing comfort and convenience to your visit. Plus, Hotel Istana Kuala Lumpur City Centre offers a pool and breakfast, providing a pleasant respite from your busy day. It's easy to stay connected during your stay as Hotel Istana Kuala Lumpur City Centre offers guests free wifi. For guests with a vehicle, free parking is available. Traveller's looking to enjoy some tempura can head to Contango, Nobu, or Iketeru Restaurant. Otherwise, you may want to check out a pub such as Beach Club Cafe, Healy Mac's, or Vin's Restaurant and Bar. Looking for something to do in Kuala Lumpur? Petronas Twin Towers (1.0 km), Heli Lounge Bar (0.2 km), and KL Forest Eco Park (0.9 km) are some popular attractions that are within walking distance of Hotel Istana Kuala Lumpur City Centre. Whether you’re travelling for business, pleasure or both, Hotel Istana Kuala Lumpur City Centre is sure to make your visit to Kuala Lumpur one worth remembering.
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Property amenities
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
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Room features
Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
Smoking rooms available
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HOTEL STYLE
Family
Classic
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73 Jalan Raja Chulan, Kuala Lumpur 50200 Malaysia
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Getting there
Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport18 km
Kuala Lumpur Intl Airport46 km
Raja Chulan3 min
Bukit Bintang6 min
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My Family had an enjoyable stay in Hotel Istana KL . We are have been to the hotel more than thrice now . Rooms are very spacious and very clean . Awesome Break Fast Spread and the restaurant is open till 10:30 am for B/F . Warm and hospitable staff . Hotel located very close
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Response from Explore821161, Manager at Hotel Istana Kuala Lumpur City Centre
Responded 3 days ago
Dear varunaa2016, Thank you for staying with us and for posting your review on Trip Advisor. Thank you for your feedback and it will be reviewed for continual improvement. We will work harder in the future to obtain a five star rating from you! We hope you will recommend us to family and friends and will continue to support us in future. Looking forward to your return visit to the iconic Hotel Istana ! Delightful moments at the perfect location! Warm regards Gavin Rupert Executive Assistant Manager
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We have visited Hotel Istana many times and enjoy the ambience and excellent service. Very conveniently located for us with easy access to the city malls, the train services and Go KL bus routes. Recommended
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Response from Explore821161, Manager at Hotel Istana Kuala Lumpur City Centre
Responded 4 days ago
Dear mlfarmer, Thank you for your continuous support and for posting your review on Trip Advisor. Your FIVE star review made our day and Hotel Istana KLCC team appreciates it! You had rightfully said it, we are in the most perfect location! Our team strives hard to exceed guests expectations and I am glad you had delightful moments with us! We hope you will recommend us to family and friends and will continue to support us in future. Looking forward to your return visit to the iconic Hotel Istana ! Delightful moments at the perfect location! Warm regards Gavin Rupert Executive Assistant Manager
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This is a fantastic hotel, friendly and helpful staff in a great central location. Great swimming pool and hotel facilities including sports bar and restaurant. Close to many good restaurants and shopping areas. This is my favourite hotel - wonderful staff.
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Response from Explore821161, Manager at Hotel Istana Kuala Lumpur City Centre
Responded 6 days ago
Dear Mr Baker, Thank you for your continuous support and for posting your review on Trip Advisor. Your FIVE star review made our day and Hotel Istana KLCC team appreciates it! Our team strives hard to exceed guests expectations and I am glad you had experienced it! We hope you will recommend us to family and friends and will continue to support us in future. Looking forward to your return visit to the iconic Hotel Istana ! Delightful moments at the perfect location! Warm regards Gavin Rupert Executive Assistant Manager
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The staff wear friendly and the rooms wear clean , but the furnitures wear a bit old , they need some renovation. The location is EXCELLENT, and the breakfast has a variety that serve all tests The TV chanells wear less like most Malaysias hotel
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Response from Explore821161, Manager at Hotel Istana Kuala Lumpur City Centre
Responded 6 days ago
Dear Travel255549, Thank you for staying with us and for posting your review on Trip Advisor. Thank you for your feedback and it will be reviewed for continual improvement. We will work harder in the future to obtain a five star rating from you! We hope you will recommend us to family and friends and will continue to support us in future. Looking forward to your return visit to the iconic Hotel Istana ! Delightful moments at the perfect location! Warm regards Gavin Rupert Executive Assistant Manager
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Stayed at this central hotel over 25 years ago and was not to be disappointed when we returned for a three night stay. We were very well looked after and the staff are highly trained in customer service We opted to stay in a club room with lounge access - yes the hotel is
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Response from Explore821161, Manager at Hotel Istana Kuala Lumpur City Centre
Responded 1 week ago
Dear MontyMcCoy, Thank you for your long continuous support for the last 25 years and for posting your review on Trip Advisor. Your FIVE star review made our day and Hotel Istana's KLCC team appreciates it! We are glad you had chosen the Club, which is certainly value for money. Thank you for your feedback in regards to the winter climate settings and it will be reviewed for continual improvement. Our team strives hard to exceed guests expectations and I am glad you had experienced it! We hope you will recommend us to family and friends and will continue to support us in future. Looking forward to your return visit to the iconic Hotel Istana and we hope it will be sooner this time:) I would like to add, that is one very cute dog! Delightful moments at the perfect location! Warm regards Gavin Rupert Executive Assistant Manager
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Is it a guest friendly hotel
Treated like family!!! Amazingly friendly!!
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Dear bejedor, Warmest greetings from Hotel Istana Kuala Lumpur! With regards to your query, you will have two options. Option 1: Pickup by the Hotel Limousine, where our driver will page for your name at the Arrival hall of the airport. The charges for the limousine will be at RM250 nett. Option 2: Before exiting the Arrival Hall, you will see the official airport taxi counter. You may choose your vehicle requirement and pay directly at the counter. The prices are fixed and there is no haggling. Depending on car type, the rate starts between RM 80-100. Please avoid taking tout taxis after the arrival gate, as they have notorious reputation for overcharging. Please do contact us via facebook or the hotel general email should you require any assistance. Safe travels and we look forward to welcome you at Hotel Istana! Simply in the most perfect location! Warm regards Gavin Rupert Executive Assistant Manager
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Is travel desk available at hotel
Dear Voyage825, Yes we do have a travel agent located in the hotel to cater for your travel arrangements. Please inquire at the concierge and they will guide o to the Travel Agent's office. Once again, Thank you for all your help, Teri, Bopeep, Seanjotadhg! You guys are the best! Simply in the most perfect location! Warm regards Gavin Rupert Executive Assistant Manager
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Dear sarahshaukat20, Thank you for your query. Thank you to all our valued guests whom had kindly responded to your query. Early check in is always subject to availability and we will always try to accommodate all guests request. However, if you would like a guaranteed room at 7am or 8am, you may want to consider pre-booking your room one night earlier. For the reservations contact, we are unable to post any emails address due to restrictions by Tripadvisor. You may however contact us on facebook where we can respond to you accordingly. Thank you and looking forward to your visit! Simply in the most perfect location! Warm regards Gavin Rupert Executive Assistant Manager
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Dear Andre D, Thank you for your query. The benefits are as what Seanjotadhg explained. I hope that clarifies! And Seanjotadhg, thank you Sir! Simply in the most perfect location! Kind regards Gavin Rupert Executive Assistant Manager
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"Most welcoming hotel"
"choose room near lift"
"Can easily find hop on / Hop off bus office - approx 10/15 minute walk. Get a chance to see the whole city and choose where you want to go."
"All the higher floors offer a very good city view - many of the Petronas Towers"
"Club Room and service worth the extra expense."
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PRICE RANGE
USD 55 - USD 89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
istana hotel kuala lumpuristana kuala lumpur
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Hotel Istana
LOCATION
MalaysiaWilayah PersekutuanKuala Lumpur
NUMBER OF ROOMS
515
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