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Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Premium bedding, free minibar, in-room safe, desk

Guest reviews

4.4/5 Excellent
999 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

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Explore the area

Popular LocationJalan Alor5 min walk
Popular LocationPavilion Kuala Lumpur7 min walk
Popular LocationBerjaya Times Square10 min walk
AirportKuala Lumpur (KUL-Kuala Lumpur Intl.)50 min drive

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  • Deluxe King

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 285 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsDeluxe King
  • Deluxe Triple Room (1 queen and 1 single)

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 301 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Twin Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Triple Room (1 queen and 1 single)
  • Superior Deluxe Room

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 391 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSuperior Deluxe Room

The price per-night is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices exclude taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

About this area

Kuala Lumpur

Located in Kuala Lumpur's Bukit Bintang neighborhood, The Kuala Lumpur Journal is in the city center and near a metro station. Pavilion Kuala Lumpur and Berjaya Times Square are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Kuala Lumpur Forest Eco Park and KLCC Park. Don't miss out on a visit to Aquaria KLCC. Our guests love the hotel's convenience to public transportation: Raja Chulan Station is 5 minutes by foot and Bukit Bintang Station is 5 minutes.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Jalan Alor - 5 min walk
  • Pavilion Kuala Lumpur - 7 min walk
  • Berjaya Times Square - 10 min walk
  • Aquaria KLCC - 12 min walk
  • Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre - 12 min walk

Getting around

  • Kuala Lumpur Pasar Seni Station - 3 min drive
  • Raja Chulan Station - 5 min walk
  • Kuala Lumpur Intl. Airport (KUL) - 50 min drive

Restaurants

  • Kedai Kopi Journal — 1 min walk
  • The Terrace & Bar — 1 min walk

About this property

The Kuala Lumpur Journal

4-star Kuala Lumpur hotel in Bukit Bintang, walk to Pavilion Kuala Lumpur
Along with 2 restaurants, this smoke-free hotel has an outdoor pool and a fitness center. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café, and a rooftop terrace are onsite. All 117 rooms feature thoughtful touches like free minibar items and bathrobes, plus free WiFi and plasma TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include room service, premium bedding, and rainfall showerheads.
The Kuala Lumpur Journal offers 117 air-conditioned accommodations with free minibar items and laptop-compatible safes. Beds feature premium bedding. 42-inch plasma televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include showers with rainfall showerheads, bathrobes, slippers, and bidets.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness center.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

Free self parking

Food and drink

Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10:30 AM: MYR 40 for adults and MYR 20 for children
2 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/café
1 bar
Room service available

Things to do

Fitness center
Outdoor pool

Family friendly

Dry cleaning service
Outdoor pool

Conveniences

Elevator

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Daily housekeeping
Dry cleaning service
Luggage storage
Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

Chinese
English
Malay

Business services

3 meeting rooms

Outdoors

Rooftop terrace

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
In-room accessibility
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

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Romance packages available
Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

Air conditioning
Blackout drapes/curtains
Linens
Premium bedding

Bathroom

Bathrobes
Bidet
Free toiletries
Hair dryer
Rainfall showerhead
Shower
Towels

Entertainment

42-inch plasma TV
Satellite channels

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Electric kettle
Free bottled water
Free minibar

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Connecting rooms available
Desk
Electrical adapters/chargers
Guidebooks/recommendations
Iron/ironing board
Laptop-compatible safe
Laptop-friendly workspace
Local maps
Phone
Slippers

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for MYR 175.0 per night

Property payment types

American ExpressDiscoverJCB InternationalMastercardVisa

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: MYR 300.00 per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: MYR 40 for adults and MYR 20 for children (approximately)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: MYR 175.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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.
    Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service.
  • The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of Safe & Clean (Malaysia) guidelines.
  • The property affirms that it adheres to the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) sanitization guidelines.

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Kuala Lumpur Journal Hotel
Kuala Lumpur Journal
The Kuala Lumpur Journal Hotel
The Kuala Lumpur Journal Kuala Lumpur
The Kuala Lumpur Journal Hotel Kuala Lumpur

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Kuala Lumpur Journal and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Kuala Lumpur Journal offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Kuala Lumpur Journal cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at The Kuala Lumpur Journal?
As of Jul 3, 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Kuala Lumpur Journal on Jul 13, 2020 start from $59, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does The Kuala Lumpur Journal have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is this property pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this hotel?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this hotel?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM–midnight. A fee applies for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability). Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at this property?
Check-out is at noon. Late check-out is available for a fee (amount may vary, subject to availability).
Where is this hotel located?
Located in Bukit Bintang, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Pavilion Kuala Lumpur, Berjaya Times Square, and Aquaria KLCC. Kuala Lumpur Forest Eco Park and Kuala Lumpur Tower are also within 1 mi (2 km). Raja Chulan Station is only a 5-minute walk and Bukit Bintang Station is 5 minutes.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for The Kuala Lumpur Journal

4.4
Excellent
5 - Excellent
524
4 - Good
368
3 - Okay
73
2 - Mediocre
23
1 - Poor
11
4.4
Cleanliness
4.4
Service and Staff
4.3
Amenities
4.3
Property condition

3/5

    This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

    3/5

    • Liked: Cleanliness
    • Disliked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Property is fine - nothing special. Staff not very willing to help and hotel pool was shut without any warning to us.

    Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Great location, cool boutique hotel, rooms are new and very clean. I would stay here again.

    Stayed 5 nights in Feb 2020

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020