Though there are many regular hotels in Malaysia, the country is full of unique boutique hotels. With great locations and way cheaper than the huge hotels, it does not lack beauty and comfortable accommodation perfect for couples, friends, and family. Here are some of the boutique hotels that you may try whenever you are in Malaysia.
Situated in Bukit Bintang, it has a great location in Kuala Lumpur as it is a few kilometers away from Malaysia’s famous landmarks. It is a few minute drives to the high-end shopping centers Pavilion Kuala Lumpur and The Starhill, the iconic Petronas Twin Towers, and the Kuala Lumpur Convention Center. The building has a refreshing and vibrant white color from the outside and has modern accents in each room. Online reviews are proof that guests loved the location of this boutique hotel, being accessible to many tourist attractions.
Most popular amenities: Free WiFiParkingFamily rooms Non-smoking rooms Air conditioningElevatorTea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
The Kuala Lumpur Journal Hotel
Known for its hip and funky vibe, this boutique hotel already has a popular following ever since it opened. Aside from its modern room design, the windows offer a bustling city view. The property is easily accessible by MRT by getting off to Pavilion Bukit Bintang Station in Gate F, which is a 2-minute walk from the hotel. Shopping malls such as Pavilion, Starhill, and Fahrenheit88 are just a few minutes’ walk away. Their website offers detailed information to guide guests who would like to book a room.
Most popular amenities: 1 swimming pool Non-smoking roomsgood Fitness Center Free WiFiFamily roomsPrivate ParkingTea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms Bar
Sweet Cili Boutique Hotel
This delightful boutique hotel has a wooden floor on its rooms, which gives it a classic look. Since it is located in historic George Town, guests can ride a bike or a car to go around the area. They can also provide an airport shuttle upon request. It is a few meters away from the Prangin Mall and the tallest building in Penang which is the Komtar Tower. Staff can speak a number of languages such as Malay, Chinese, Filipino, and English.
Most popular amenities: Non-smoking rooms Free WiFi Free parkingFamily rooms
Ambong Pool Villas Langkawi
An exception due to its price, the Ambong Pool Villas located in Langkawi is a luxury boutique hotel. With a skyrocketing price, it allows renting a whole villa that is a few meters away from the beach. Guest can choose the view they would like depending on the location of the villa, as it has sea, pool, mountain, and terrace views. Since it is a villa, it has a proper dining area and a kitchenette to accommodate the guest’s needs.
Most popular amenities: 1 swimming pool Non-smoking rooms Free parking Free WiFi Spa BarWonderful Breakfast
In the 1940s, this property used to be 3 rows of 2-story shophouses. It has been converted into a boutique hotel that is also located in George Town. Rooms have antique furniture, wooden flooring restored properly, and accents of art pieces. Though the ambiance and the environment feel old, the property has been restored beautifully. Online reviews are a testament that it is a great hotel despite its age.
Most popular amenities: Non-smoking rooms Free WiFiParkingFamily rooms24-hour front desk
Boutique hotels provide a feeling of familiarity with guests. Surprisingly, Malaysia has great ones that some are truly instagramable. Some could be very expensive while some have reasonable prices, but what’s most important is having a decent room, friendly staff to serve you, and the property’s location.