The Chinatown area of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, is a popular destination for tourists because of its large street market, excellent restaurants and Chinese culture. It’s also a center for budget hotels, with many of KL’s visitors staying in the area. With a large number of budget hotels in Chinatown to choose from, how do you know which budget hotels are the best? These top three are a great choice.
Citin Hotel Pudu Kuala Lumpur – Just a couple of minutes walk from the main area of Chinatown, Citin Hotel Pudu in Kuala Lumpur is a budget hotel offering stylish rooms and attentive service.
Each room features a 25 inch TV with Astro cable, en suite bathroom, hairdryer and keycard locking system. Deluxe rooms additionally have tea and coffee making facilities and a mini bar. The hotel itself has a lovely cafe, where you can eat breakfast, lunch and an early dinner. There’s also internet facilities, laundry and dry cleaning and 24 hour security. Room rates begin at 100 ringgit ($32) a night.
You’ll find Citin Hotel Pudu Kuala Lumpur at No. 36, Jalan Pudu, Kuala Lumpur.
Hotel Malaya – Another budget hotel located in Kuala Lumpur’s Chinatown, Hotel Malaya is a larger hotel with 238 rooms. Each room has an en suite bath, TV with cable, tea and coffee making facilities, in room safe, hairdryer and free daily newspaper.
The hotel itself offers two restaurants, one serving the hotel breakfast, plus full lunch and dinner. The other, a smaller cafe, serving snacks, sandwiches, cakes and pastries and coffee and tea drinks. There’s also a fitness center, a courier and mail service and a prayer room for Muslims.
The Hotel Malaya’s room rates begin at 100 ringgit ($32) per night, which includes breakfast. The Hotel Malaya is located at Jalan Hang Lekir, 50000 Kuala Lumpur.
D’Oriental Inn – The D’Oriental Inn in the center of Kuala Lumpur’s Chinatown is an 85 room budget hotel that offers large rooms that come with free Wi-Fi internet, air conditioning, TV with basic cable, and laundry services.
The hotel’s facilities include Wi-Fi in public areas, breakfast is included in the room rate and they’ll also prepare breakfast-to-go if you’re leaving early and want to eat on the road.
The D’Oriental Inn is in a wonderful location on Petaling Street, so right next to the massive night market, as well as many shops, cafes and restaurants. But, it’s still surprisingly quiet. The room rates begin at 110 ringgit ($35) per night. The D’Oriental Inn is located at No.82 & 84,Jalan Petaling, Kuala Lumpur.
Citin Hotel Pudu Kuala Lumpur