Kuala Lumpur is a holiday haven for people all across the world. The city sees a flurry of backpackers and solo travelers trying to imbibe the culture of the place. Being a popular travel destination all throughout the year makes hospitality in Kuala Lumpur a major tourist destination. The city caters to all requirements of its visitors. Kuala Lumpur offers grand hotels to boutique hotels as well as inns.
In this article, we talk about 7 pocket-friendly budget hotels that would be perfect for your staycation, so you have enough to splurge on your tour rather than worrying about hotel bills.
M Design Group of Hotels is a chain of 5 budget hotels ideally located in areas of convenience. It all started with M Design Pandan Indah, which started operating in 2010. The hotels have a modern design and are equipped with all the basic amenities and offer both smoking and non-smoking rooms as well as a strong WiFi connection for customer’s use (*YAY*). The staff in the hotel is polite and well mannered. M Design also offers complimentary breakfast in the Pandan Indah branch. Providing adequate budget accommodation all over Kuala Lumpur, the accommodations include attached bathrooms, modern amenities, and great comfort. Do try this hotel chain on your visit to Kuala Lumpur.
M Design Pandan Indah (Their Main Branch)
Location: No 49-52 Persiaran MPAJ, Jln Pandan Utama, Pandan Indah, 55100 Kuala Lumpur
M Design Seri Kembangan
Location: No 35 Jalan BPP 5/1, Pusat Bandar Putra Permai, 43000 Seri Kembangan, Selangor, Kuala Lumpur.
M Design Shamelin Perkasa
Location: 91 & 93, Jalan 1/91, Taman Shamelin Perkasa, 56100 Kuala Lumpur.
M Design Bangi
Location: No.62-1-2,jalan 7/7b, seksyen 7, 43650 Bandar Baru Bangi, Selangor, Kuala Lumpur.
M Design Taman Pertama (Newly Opened)
Location: No.75, Jalan 2/90, Taman Pertama, 56100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.
Metropol Hotel is another budget accommodation in Kuala Lumpur that opened in the year 2018 and now has about 105 rooms. It is located in Bukit Bintang which is popular for its street shopping and family entertainment. The hotel has received a “quality selection” certificate from DBKL Malaysia. Metropol provides all the basic amenities like a restaurant, a 24-hour front desk, and room service, along with a free WiFi connection. The hotel also offers its guests with air-conditioned rooms and every room is equipped with a desk, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom. However, it doesn’t offer a parking space.
Location: No. 136 Jalan Pudu Kuala Lumpur, Bukit Bintang, 50100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Located at just a half an hour walk from Sunway Lagoon, Rica Hotel Usj uses this as a great USP for promoting its hotel. This quaint boutique hotel is situated in Subang Jaya and has very distinctive decor. The rooms are extremely clean and well maintained. Packed with a 32 inch LED TV, private bathroom, wardrobe, a desk, and toiletries, the hotel poses a value for money. The location of the hotel makes it a hotspot in Subang Jaya and is highly rated for a two-person trip.
Location: 13, Jalan Usj Sentral 3, Usj 1, Subang Jaya, Selangor, 47500, Malaysia
Not more than 200m from Petaling Street and Central Market, Travelodge City Centre is a very reasonable option, if you are looking for accommodation on your stay at Kuala Lumpur. You will get free WiFi here as it is available throughout the hotel area. It has stylish air-conditioned rooms and comes with various amenities like tea/coffee making and ironing facilities. The rooms also have a flat-screen TV and washroom with a hairdryer and slippers among many other things. Another added advantage is its location, which isn’t far away from some famous places like Petaling Street Flea Market, Merdeka Square, Petronas Twin Towers, and Suria KLCC.
Location: No. 7, Jalan Hang Kasturi, City Centre, 50050 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Owned by the Hotel Sentral (KL) Sdn. Bhd, Hotel Sentral aims to give you a value for money accommodation. It enjoys a very good location on Jalan Thambypillai with the monorail station within touching distance, which provides quick access to different parts of major tourist spots like Bukit Bintang, Time Square, Chinatown Hotel, etc. It consists of 192 stylish and modern rooms, equipped with modern amenities like LCD TV, minibar, in-room safe, complimentary WiFi among many others.
Location: 30, Jalan Thambipillay, Brickfields, 50470 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Apple Boutique Hotel is located at the famous Kuala Lumpur City Centre and is within 15 minutes walking distance from Petronas Twin Towers. It is a smoke-free hotel and has a restaurant for its customers. Other than this it also provides free WiFi, free self-parking, 24x7 front desk, free newspapers, etc. It has 222 contemporary-styled rooms with minibars, LCD TV, etc.
Location: 160, Jalan Ampang, Kampung Baru, 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Within 5 minutes walking distance from Mid Valley Komuter Train Station, Cititel Mid Valley provides its services at very reasonable prices. It has an in-house restaurant and a bar for its customers along with free WiFi throughout the property. The rooms are stylish and come with modern amenities like Tea/Coffee makers, minibars, flat TV, etc. Another added advantage is its front desk which is available 24x7 and provides services like currency exchange, tour arrangements, etc. It has a “Citi Cafe” which serves different local and international dishes, featuring themed lunch buffets. There is also live entertainment which is held sometimes at the Citi Lounge, where drinks and other light beverages are served.
Location: Lingkaran Syed Putra, Mid Valley City, 59200 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia