Book your room at First World Hotel

Room type

Gaming hotel with restaurants and theme park

Mountain resort

Situated in the gaming and resort oasis of Genting Highlands, this hotel is 1 hour north of Kuala Lumpur in the Titiwangsa Mountains. Scenic Chin Swee Cave Temple is a 10-minute drive.

Casino and restaurants

Dining options abound throughout First World’s two towers, with 2 restaurants, several fast-food stops and a food court. A full casino and amusement park are located onsite.

Internet access

Guestrooms at First World Hotel feature expansive views of the surrounding mountains or onsite theme park. Rooms are also equipped with televisions.

First World Hotel

At your hotel

First World Hotel boasts 2 on-site restaurants, several fast-food restaurants, and a large food court. Hainan Kitchen Restaurant, open 24 hours, serves traditional Hainanese breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A Starbucks is also located in the lobby. Dozens of retail shops sell everything from clothes and electronics to books and souvenirs, and the hotel offers a full-service spa.

Arena of the Stars hosts a range of touring performance acts with nightly shows. Inside the hotel lobby, guests can purchase tickets to the indoor and outdoor amusement parks, then walk over to the rollercoasters and other rides. On warm days, visitors can head to the waterpark and pool. The 200,000-square-foot casino offers slots and table games, as well as a café and restaurants. The hotel houses several meeting and banquet spaces, including a grand ballroom capable of seating up to 4,000 people.

  • Snack bar/deli
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • 24-hour front desk
  • ATM/banking
  • Business center
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Fitness facilities
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Hair salon
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Garden
  • Room service
  • Shopping on site
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In your room

  • Ceiling fan
  • Television

Eat and drink

First World Cafe - You will never be short of dining selections at this hugely spacious buffet eatery that seats 2,400 persons. The unique selling point of this café is its monthly themed buffet such as Thai, Indonesian, Indian, Middle Eastern and Hong Kong Food Promotion, so it is no surprise that this café is hugely popular among a good mix of diners.

Lobby Cafe - Conveniently situated on the Lobby Floor of First World Hotel for those who are looking for a quick bite! Lobby Cafe serves local favorites such as Hainanese Chicken Rice, 'Nasi Lemak', ' Wan Ton' Noodle and Curry Laksa, just to name a few.

Hainan Kitchen - authentic Hainanese cuisine, including a creative variety of western dishes, cooked the way the British used to enjoy them. Take a nostalgic trip back to old colonial days and partake in a feast of exciting flavors in a long forgotten old-fashioned ambience. Authentic roti bakar with homemade kaya is certainly not to be missed.

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Have fun

A wide range of musical, theater, and acrobatic performances are showcased nightly at Arena of the Stars, featuring international and local acts. Elaborate shows are staged at the Genting International Showroom, and modern films are screened at the hotel’s 2 movie theaters.


Adults and kids will find no shortage of activities at First World Hotel. On warm days, guests can head to the outdoor amusement park, water park, and pool. Here are rollercoasters, kids' rides, water slides and wading pools with fountains. An indoor amusement park features smaller rides and a gondola. Slots, table games, and VIP rooms are on offer in the 200,000-square-foot casino. Visitors can challenge a friend to a round of bowling, then be pampered with massage in the health club.


The M Spa and Fitness offers a sauna, spa tub, massage room and couples treatment rooms. Treatments on offer include massages, manicures and pedicures, facial and body treatments.

  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Sauna in spa
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Massages

The fine print for First World Hotel

When you arrive

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

When you leave

Check-out time is noon

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Exclusive Theme Park Ticket Deal

Book a stay August 14 - December 31, 2014 for travel within the same period and receive 30% off admission tickets to Sanrio Hello Kitty Theme Park; Little Big Club, Johor Bahru; and Kidzania, Kuala Lumpur.

Full details at check-in. Guest must present their booking confirmation email to receive discounted admission ticket at the attraction. Discount applies on "regular" rate (RM 110) or "MyKad" rate (RM 85) per ticket, per person which permits entry to Sanrio Hello Kitty Town (SHKT) and The Little Big Club (TLBC); discount applies on RM 75 for children age 3-17 and RM 50 for adults at Kidzania, Kuala Lumpur; free admission for children age 2 and younger. Offer valid for 4 tickets per room, per stay. The redemption period for ticket discount is valid until December 31, 2014. Expired room vouchers will not be re-validated/extended for parks entry. Park tickets are valid for single visit during normal operating park operating hours only. All tickets issued will be validated through the unique code/ ID on the room voucher/s and can be redeemed only once. Redeemed discounted tickets are only valid for same-day, same-person admission into SHKT and TLBC. These tickets are non-transferable and non-detachable for separate admissions or use by different guests. TAR PH Holdings Sdn. Bhd. reserves the right to modify, add or change the rates, policies, and terms and conditions stated above without prior notice. Other restrictions may apply.

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