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Top Kuala Lumpur Historic Hotels

The Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Autograph Collection
5 out of 5
5 Jalan Sultan Hishamuddin, Kuala Lumpur
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The price is $67 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 29
4.6/5Exceptional! (993 reviews)

"I liked the heritage and traditions preserved and the overall cleanliness of the property."…"

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2020

The Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Autograph Collection
1000 Miles
2.5 out of 5
17 Jalan Tun H S Lee, Kuala Lumpur
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The price is $15 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 29
4.4/5Wonderful! (123 reviews)
Friendly and convenient!

"The staff were super friendly and the location was great! Easy to walk or take public transport to many places. The room was small, but tidy and comfortable. Would definitely stay again!"…"

Reviewed on Dec 25, 2019

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Cosmo Hotel Kuala Lumpur
4 out of 5
13-15, Leboh Ampang, Kuala Lumpur
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4/5Very Good! (461 reviews)

"Clean and quiet, worth the price Breakfast choice can be improve"…"

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

Cosmo Hotel Kuala Lumpur

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Hilton Garden Inn Kuala Lumpur Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman North
4 out of 5
449, Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman, Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur
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The price is $24 per night from Oct 5 to Oct 6
4/5Very Good! (441 reviews)
A lovely hotel! Wish I could have stayed longer.

"A really lovely hotel with great staff. Large and varied breakfast. Good options for room service. The bathroom and bedroom were both large and comfortable. Don't forget that you can go enjoy the pool and bar at the other tower!"…"

Reviewed on Apr 17, 2020

Hilton Garden Inn Kuala Lumpur Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman North
Travelodge City Centre
3 out of 5
No 7, Jalan Hang Kasturi, Kuala Lumpur
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3.9/5Good! (998 reviews)

"Good location, good services, very clean room, and including free breakfast buffet in a cafe which has variety choices. Excellent!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Travelodge City Centre
Pacific Express Hotel Central Market
3 out of 5
Jalan Hang Kasturi, Kuala Lumpur
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3.7/5Good! (547 reviews)
great hotel shame about some of the guests

"The hotel is in a very good spot. Thankfully managed to get parking as there isn't a lot of it. The pol is nice enough. The only issues being that some guests use the roof to dry their clothes draped underpants are not good clean or otherwise. I witnessed several guests in the pool in their underwear ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2020

Pacific Express Hotel Central Market
OYO 127 The Reeds Hotel
2 out of 5
No 9, Jalan Yap Ah Shak, Kuala Lumpur
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3.6/5Good! (78 reviews)
Not quite up to the mark.

"Good central location. Only space for 3 cars outside on the road infront of the property otherwise public carpark 5 mins walk away at extra cost. Room allocated looked fine but during night airconditioning leaked and wet the bed, the room door did not close properly and needed to be banged shut, ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 25, 2019

OYO 127 The Reeds Hotel
Hotel China Town Inn
2 out of 5
52 - 54 Jalan Petaling, Kuala Lumpur
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3.5/5Good! (304 reviews)

"Good location & price and safe but need clean up entrance area."…"

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2020

Hotel China Town Inn
Citin Masjid Jamek by Compass Hospitality
3 out of 5
No. 7 Seksyen 33, Jalan Melayu, Off Jalan Masjid India, Kuala Lumpur
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3.4/5 (626 reviews)
It is amazing

"it is amazing hotel ... room and everything is excellent and powerful ... employees are helpful special in the reception part, thanks for all and thanks for the reception employee Mr. Ram"…"

Reviewed on Dec 24, 2019

Citin Masjid Jamek by Compass Hospitality
Sun Inns Hotel Sentral Brickfields
2 out of 5
No 28, Jalan Tun Sambathan 3, Kuala Lumpur
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The price is $11 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 5
3.3/5 (30 reviews)

"all good, friendly staff"…"

Reviewed on May 7, 2020

Sun Inns Hotel Sentral Brickfields
LaComme Inn
3 out of 5
No 12 Jalan Angsoka, off Jalan Nagasari, Kuala Lumpur
The price is $14 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 29
3.2/5 (151 reviews)
Price Okey and Near City

"Staff very good.. but no Lift.. maybe you can upgrade your hotel.."…"

Reviewed on Jun 13, 2018

LaComme Inn
Citin Seacare Pudu by Compass Hospitality
3 out of 5
No. 38, Jalan Pudu, Kuala Lumpur
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3.2/5 (459 reviews)

"Located in good neighborhood, nice staff, comfortable bed, clean room. The things I dont like were I dont see nearby restaurants, further walking to trains/ buses, small room."…"

Reviewed on Feb 25, 2020

Citin Seacare Pudu by Compass Hospitality
Arenaa Star Hotel
4 out of 5
49-51, Jalan Hang Lekiu, Kuala Lumpur
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3.2/5 (237 reviews)
Decent hotel decent location

"Nice hotel. Great breakfast. Wanted the room for the balcony but the door was barred for exit. Good thing was that the bathroom was huge!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 7, 2020

Arenaa Star Hotel
Swiss Hotel Kuala Lumpur
3 out of 5
No 12 Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman, Kuala Lumpur
The price is $18 per night from Oct 14 to Oct 15
3.2/5 (42 reviews)

"The receptionist is helpful and friendly. However the elevator is too old and guests are freely smoke inside the room which spread out to walking space."…"

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2019

Swiss Hotel Kuala Lumpur
Batu Caves Business Hotel
2 out of 5
Dolomite Park Avenue, Jalan Batu Caves, Batu Caves, Selangor
The price is $11 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 29
3.2/5 (12 reviews)

"The water heater is not working is guess coz the water not really hot to water take bath."…"

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2020

Batu Caves Business Hotel
EBM Executive Apartments KL
3 out of 5
BISTARI, South Block, JLN 1/64D, OFF, JLN PUTRA, 1, Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur
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3/5 (14 reviews)
Terrible and worse management of appartment

"This was the worse experience i have had in using Hotel.com Reservation. Hotel.com should take this out from the system. I was easily cancel my booking by the manager of the place. I was forced to look other hotel for stay. Not my mistake. This EBM truly bad. Our booking success 3 days before check-in. ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 3, 2016

EBM Executive Apartments KL
Winsin Hotel Chinatown
2 out of 5
1-3, Jalan Petaling, Kuala Lumpur
The price is $13 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 29
3/5 (15 reviews)

"The receptionist is very friendly and helpful and offer good tips for getting around. The Chinese cleaner always ask us whether we want to clean our room, which is quite rare for budget hotels like this. Television in the room only show 3 local channels so is a bit boring."…"

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2019

Winsin Hotel Chinatown
OYO 89494 Max Star Hotel
2 out of 5
No 23 Jalan Tun Perak, Kuala Lumpur
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The price is $11 per night from Sep 29 to Sep 30
2.9/5 (181 reviews)

"Wow wow wow wow"…"

Reviewed on Sep 29, 2019

OYO 89494 Max Star Hotel
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Guide to Kuala Lumpur Historic Hotels

Traveling can be more than just breaking up your daily grind, it can also be about taking in the culture and history of a place. A perfect way to experience the culture of a region is to learn about its history. Touring museums or landmarks is a good kick-off, but staying in a Kuala Lumpur historic hotel can ferry you back to the past. Pack your duffel (and no need for the time machine) as your Kuala Lumpur historic hotel awaits.

Something Old, Something New

A visit to one of these Kuala Lumpur traditional hotels can give you a feel for a historic period as soon as you step into the lobby. From classical architecture to locations steeped in the past, these surroundings will make you immediately feel like you are a time traveler, not a tourist. Luckily, you aren't required to live like the hotel's past guest. While these hotels may be historic, they have most up-to-date comforts to help you relax or keep in touch during your stay. You will find your room outfitted with a cozy bed and just about everything you'll need for a marvelous stay.

After you've spent time appreciating the hotel property, you can continue to take in this culturally-rich region by exploring the famed landmarks and museums. Of course, all this perusing through the past can work up an appetite. Be sure to read through the reviews section and see the places other travelers to Kuala Lumpur thought were worth a visit. You can also ask your hotel's front desk staff so you can find out where some of the area's favorite areas to enjoy a pint or a fantastic meal in Kuala Lumpur are.

Your Kuala Lumpur Accommodation Is Waiting

If you are wishing to get the most from your Kuala Lumpur visit, staying in one of these vintage hotels will elevate your time spent in this renowned region. Having 3876 of these one-of-a-kind hotels to pick from. Rates on these Kuala Lumpur historic hotels range from $11 to . You are certain to discover one that ideal for your stay. But, like the historical locations you're exploring, these rates won't last indefinitely. Book soon to get your room in one of these unique properties.

Frequently asked questions

What should a history buff expect from a stay in Kuala Lumpur?
Some time exploring the well-known Chinatown district in Kuala Lumpur will be a draw for the historian and history buff. The array of shops and top-notch restaurants are some of the places to visit while you’re here.
What's the best accommodation in Kuala Lumpur to absorb the local history?
Based on our travel expertise, Travelodge City Centre is a top 3-star hotel for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features free WiFi and parking. Sultan Abdul Samad Building is a short 9-minute walk away. Other choices near historic sites include The Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Autograph Collection and Pacific Express Hotel Central Market.
How many historically relevant hotels are located in Kuala Lumpur?
Kuala Lumpur has 3880 hotel accommodations bookable on Expedia, including 340 historic hotels or hotels close to historic sites.
What are the most important historical places and other sights in Kuala Lumpur?
Kuala Lumpur is notable for its Chinatown district and temples, and landmarks include Batu Caves, Kottu Malai Pillayar Temple, and Sultan Abdul Samad Building. Cultural venues include Petrosains Science Discovery Centre, Bank Negara Money Museum, and National Museum. Other popular sights include Petronas Twin Towers and Pavilion Kuala Lumpur.
What is a historic hotel like in Kuala Lumpur?
Guests who choose a historic hotel can spend a night or two in a building that has a national historic designation. A palace, castle, stately home or even a lodge, pub, or skyscraper can be turned into a historic hotel provided that it has special significance. Traditional architecture and period features are typically preserved within the guestrooms or public spaces of these historic hotels in Kuala Lumpur, giving a sense of history.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
You’ll often hear the term “heritage hotel” in Asia and Europe, while “historic hotel” is a term often used in the U.S. though overall the terms are quite similar. The physical building and architecture of a historic hotel is generally the most significant aspect. For a heritage hotel, often it’s the cultural value as well as how it shaped the community.
Do historic hotels in Kuala Lumpur have modern facilities?
Hotels include modern conveniences and safety features you expect to find, while every effort is made to preserve treasured traditions and historic facades. Private rooms with updated bathroom facilities, heating and air conditioning, free and fast Internet, and the popular amenities found in any hotel will be available in a historic hotel. When you choose a historic hotel in Kuala Lumpur, don’t worry that you’ll find yourself staying at a place that is rundown or uncomfortable.

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