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    Hotel Istana

    73 Jalan Raja Chulan, Kuala Lumpur 50200, Malaysia
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    Overview
    • Excellent46%
    • Very good35%
    • Average12%
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    Reviewed 27 May 2015

    Went to this hotel with my wife for our 2nd Honeymoon to KL before heading to Redang Island. We used Monorail to go around KL and surprisingly, this hotel is very conveniently located just a 1 minute walk to a Raja Chulan Monorail station. The...More

    2  Thank Andre Y
    Response from HotelIstanaKL, General Manager at Hotel IstanaResponded 28 May 2015

    Dear ncholas, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at Hotel Istana KLCC. We are very happy to see that your stay was wonderful. We are glad that you liked your room. We have noted your comments with regards to pool and will consider...More

    Reviewed 27 May 2015

    Friendly staff, amazing dining, relaxing lobby/salon area. Shops and services inside the hotel. Close to shopping, City Centre park restaurants and Jalan Alor Food Street. I went once for business and returned the next weekend for fun and to see more of the city.

    2  Thank Kevkev2016
    Response from HotelIstanaKL, General Manager at Hotel IstanaResponded 28 May 2015

    Dear Kevkev2016, Thank you for your 5 star review from your stay with us. We appreciate it that you have posted on Trip Advisor. We hope you will return soon and will recommend us to family and friends. Warm regards Aamir Khan General Manager

    Reviewed 27 May 2015

    Hi I would like to share my experience during my stay in hotel Istana Kuala Lumpur. The food is great very nice and the house keeping staff name Mrs Misnati is very friendly and helpfull. I would recommend tourist to start here, the location is...More

    3  Thank AdventurerFox2015
    Response from HotelIstanaKL, General Manager at Hotel IstanaResponded 31 May 2015

    Dear AdventurerFox2015, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at Hotel Istana KLCC. We appreciate your review and 5 stars for it. Our food is liked by not only our Hotel guest but also among the local community, as we are a preferred hotel...More

    Reviewed 27 May 2015

    Every time we go to KL, (11 times so far) we've stayed at the Istana. Apart from the location, which is walking distance to all major shopping malls, even to the KLCC on the a/c covered walkway :) restaurants etc. the staff is extremely friendly...More

    1  Thank Tuli Q
    Response from HotelIstanaKL, General Manager at Hotel IstanaResponded 28 May 2015

    Dear Tuli Q, Thank you so much for choosing to stay with us always, we appreciate your loyalty and feel honoured for your trust. Our location is "The City's Centre" and our breakfast is the best in town and we don't say it but guest...More

    Reviewed 26 May 2015

    I have been staying at this hotel regularly for over 7 years. Apart from being in an extremely convenient location right in the heart of the city the thing that really sets this hotel above all the others is the attitude of the staff. From...More

    3  Thank IanDerbyshire
    Response from HotelIstanaKL, General Manager at Hotel IstanaResponded 27 May 2015

    Dear IanDerbyshire, Thank you for choosing to make Hotel Istana KLCC your home away from home. Indeed, our Associates are the best in KL and I am personally very very proud of them. Chef Din, Audrey, Azizan, Noraliza are all our special shining stars who...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$68 - US$106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #13 Spa Hotel in Kuala Lumpur
    • #16 Romantic Hotel in Kuala Lumpur
    • #21 Family Hotel in Kuala Lumpur
    • #23 Business Hotel in Kuala Lumpur
    • #24 Luxury Hotel in Kuala Lumpur
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 515
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    • Location
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    • Kuala Lumpur
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    Puspita C
    21 November 2017|
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    Response from Roger P | Reviewed this property |
    Yes they do serve beef
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    5 November 2017|
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    Response from Hotel_Istana_KL | Property representative |
    Dear Guest, The hotel takes RM250 for the first night and the subsequent nights RM100 per night to cover any incidentals. If you put a credit card then that's better as nothing is charged unless you have any incidentals... More
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    30 October 2017|
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    Response from Hotel_Istana_KL | Property representative |
    Check-in is at 2pm. If you are arriving early then please let our reservation or Front desk teams know so they could provide you with appropriate options.
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