6 New luxury hotels that are opening in Kuala Lumpur in 2018

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By Rachel Au

6 New luxury hotels that are opening in Kuala Lumpur in 2018

This is the year. We’ve heard about these big luxury hotel brands coming to Malaysia and finally, their doors will soon be opened. Besides more accommodation options for both locals and travellers alike, new hotels also spell new envy-worthy wedding venues, more rejuvenating spa treatments, a fresh array of dining venues and so much more. Here are six of the most anticipated hotel openings in Kuala Lumpur, what we know so far and a sneak peek in photos.


1. Four Seasons Kuala Lumpur

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Location: Next to Petronas Twin Towers

Expected opening date: Mid 2018

Features: 209 rooms, six restaurants and lounges, a six-floor retail space known as The Shoppes at Four Seasons Place, 242 Four Seasons Private Residences and 27 Serviced Apartments

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2. Alila Bangsar

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Location: Jalan Ang Seng (within the Brickfields area)

Expected opening date: Q2 of 2018

Features: Convenient access to the Bangsar LRT station, 143 rooms—including Studio rooms and Suites—which occupies the topmost floors of the building known as The EST, a dedicated butler station on every floor, five dining spaces (including a rooftop pool bar)



3. Banyan Tree Kuala Lumpur

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Location: Conlay Road

Expected opening date: 15 June 2018

Features: 55 rooms (complete with Banyan Tree’s signature aromatherapy essentials and chromotherapy shower) and suites (which comes with a private relaxation pool), four dining venues  (including a sky-high afternoon tea and wine lounge on the 53rd floor)

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4. W Kuala Lumpur

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Location: Jalan Ampang

Expected opening date: July 2018

Features: 150 rooms—including 18 exceptional suites—decked with a cutting-edge design, Away Spa, a 24-hour gym called Fit

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5. Pavilion Hotel by Banyan Tree

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Location: Bukit Bintang area

Expected opening date: 3 August 2018

Features: 325 rooms and suites, rooftop infinity pool, a Sky Gym, a Whisky Bar


6. citizenM Kuala Lumpur


Location: Bukit Bintang area

Expected opening date: Q3 of 2018

Features: 198 rooms (with customisable tech features), a 24/7 canteenM serving quality local food


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