Our government may have relaxed the current CMCO rules, allowing us to go for interstate travel. But if you prefer to stick around, why not opt for a staycation? Below are 8 Staycation Spots in Klang Valley For A Temporary Respite.
1) The Chow Kit @ Jalan Sultan Ismail
Combining old-world charm with retro-chic modernity, The Chow Kit’s nostalgia factor is undoubtedly the major selling point here. It even made it to The New York Times as one of “52 Places To Go in 2020”. They have 86 rooms and 27 suites, all beautifully adorned with details that harken back to the 1970s and 80s era. Exquisite stays aside, travellers can look forward to the mix of local and international dishes at The Chow Kit Kitchen & Bar. You can enjoy great rates if you book directly from their website.
2) KLoé Hotel @ Bukit Bintang
Amidst the busy district of Bukit Bintang lies a swanky boutique hotel, complete with aesthetically-pleasing and quasi-industrial interiors. You could really see they put in a lot of effort here, making the hotel look a carefully-curated Instagram feed come to life.
They have 85 rooms in total, with five of them unique lofts specially curated by different artists. For the rest of them, KLoé Hotel offers two types of rooms to choose from: Standard and Deluxe. The former has a city view while the latter offers both sights of the courtyard and swimming pool.
When it comes to dining, you can enjoy your meal or chillax with your favourite beverage at Monroe or Lucky Coffee Bar. And given its strategic location, it only takes you around 5 minutes to walk to Pavilion KL. If you are planning for a staycation at KLoé Hotel, check out their value-for-money offers right here.
3) Four Points By Sheraton @ Chinatown
Just a short 5-minute walk from MRT Pasar Seni, Four Points by Sheraton is truly blessed with its strategic and convenient location. Travellers can explore different kinds of food around the area, with recommended dining spots like Merchant’s Lane and Luckin Kopi. And if you are craving for some good ice cream, it only takes you a minute’s walk across the street to Urban Artisan.
Back to the hotel, they have over 310 rooms that offer the panoramic views of Chinatown and KL. Four Points by Sheraton also deserves extra points for its eclectic mix of contemporary and nostalgia touches that pays tribute to Chinatown’s illustrious history. These can be evidently seen from the lobby to every room and suite, complete with wall art decorated by Malaysian artists. In terms of facilities, you can choose to sweat it out at their well-equipped fitness centre or take a dip at their outdoor splash pool. The hotel also has its own dining spots, namely Quan’s Kitchen and Lady Yi’s Tea House.
4) Traders Hotel KL @ KLCC
This award-winning hotel has everything you need to make your staycation both pleasant and comfortable. This includes everything from complimentary WiFi access and 24-hour in-room dining to a laundry service and a rooftop pool. For meals and refreshments, the SkyBar got you all covered with its varieties of menus. And since it happens to be a rooftop bar, you also get to enjoy the majestic of KL city centre. Another plus points: it’s really close to popular shopping districts like Suria KLCC and Pavilion KL. Traders Hotel KL is currently doing a Festive Staycation promotion, with up to 30% discount until 29 December 2020.
5) MoMo’s Kuala Lumpur @ Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman
A strategically-located chic hotel that only takes you less than 10 minutes’ walk to SOGO, MoMo’s Kuala Lumpur houses a total of 99 rooms. Each room comes equipped with 43-inch Smart TVs, ultra-comfortable beds and Jeanie Botanicals’ bespoke toiletries. Not to mention a complimentary high-speed WiFi to keep you connected day and night. For food, enjoy their signature charcoal-grilled satay (chicken, beef or vegan tofu) at MoMositi Satay Bar or relive your childhood memories with their Roti Ais Krim. The latter consists of the classic Neopolitan ice cream sandwiched on a bun with assorted toppings of your choice. Also, do check out their website for great deals and discounts.
6) Somerset Damansara Uptown @ SS 21, PJ
Located at the heart of Damansara Utama, travellers can expect comfortable staycation moments at Somerset Damansara Uptown. The rooms are well-furnished to make you feel like home, which includes everything from a living room with an entertainment system to a kitchenette, an en-suite bathroom and designated areas for working and sleeping. As for the amenities, Somerset Damansara Uptown houses the likes of a fitness centre, swimming pool and a relaxing lounge. You don’t have to worry about food either, given the fact that Damansara Uptown is popularly known for its local and international dining choices.
7) New World Petaling Jaya Hotel @ Kelana Jaya, PJ
There’s a lot to like about New World Petaling Jaya Hotel, beginning with their fantastic staycation deal. You get to enjoy 50% off the second night if you choose to stay two consecutive nights at the hotel (both booking and stay periods are respectively valid from now until 31 December 2020 and 2 January 2021). Other perks include complimentary breakfast for two persons, free late checkout up to 4 pm and 20% off on food and beverage services. And best of all, you can easily do your shopping at Paradigm Mall, which is located just next to it.
8) One World Hotel @ 1 Utama Shopping Centre
Conveniently adjoined with the popular 1 Utama Shopping Centre, One World Hotel currently offers a comprehensive staycation package, depending on your needs and budgets. Their “Sleep. Snack. Select” deal also allows you to personalise your preferred privileges. Among them includes English Afternoon Tea for two persons at The Sphere Lounge and RM100 cash voucher rebate on room stay or dining at Cinnamon Coffee House or Zuan Yuan Chinese Restaurant.