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The Kuala Lumpur Journal

Star Rating
4 out of 5

Information

Reviews

4.3 / 5Excellent
1,008 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free Parking
  • Air Conditioning

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Pavilion Kuala Lumpur
    7 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Berjaya Times Square
    10 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Aquaria KLCC
    12 min walk
  • Airport
    Kuala Lumpur (KUL-Kuala Lumpur Intl.)
    45 min drive

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Book online or call:

1-800-238-0767
  • Deluxe King

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Deluxe Triple Room (1 queen and 1 single)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Twin Bed
    More details
  • Superior Deluxe Room

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More details

About this area

Kuala Lumpur

In the city center, The Kuala Lumpur Journal is in Kuala Lumpur's Bukit Bintang neighborhood, an area with good airport proximity. The area's natural beauty can be seen at KLCC Park and Lake Gardens, while Berjaya Times Square and Kuala Lumpur Bird Park are popular area attractions. Aquaria KLCC and KidZania are not to be missed. Our guests appreciate the hotel's central location.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Pavilion Kuala Lumpur - 7 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Berjaya Times Square - 10 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Aquaria KLCC - 12 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre - 12 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Kuala Lumpur Tower - 16 min walk

Getting around

  • Kuala Lumpur Masjid Jamek Station - 2 min drive
  • Bukit Bintang Station - 4 min walk
  • Kuala Lumpur (KUL-Kuala Lumpur Intl.) - 45 min drive

Restaurants

  • Kedai Kopi Journal – Restaurant offering international cuisine. Serves breakfast, brunch, and lunch daily.
  • The Terrace & Bar – Alfresco dining bistro with a bar offering international cuisine. Serves lunch, dinner, and light fare daily.

About this property

The Kuala Lumpur Journal

This smoke-free hotel features 2 restaurants, 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.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

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 per night.

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

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

  • Deposit: MYR 300.00 per night
  • A tax of MYR 10.00 per accommodation, per night is imposed by the country of Malaysia and collected at the property. Permanent residents and Malaysian nationals are exempt from the tax. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

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)
  • Rollaway bed fee: MYR 175 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 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.
    Safety features at this property include a smoke detector.

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

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

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

More

  • 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

More

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

Nearby things to do

Where to eat

  • Kedai Kopi Journal – Restaurant offering international cuisine. Serves breakfast, brunch, and lunch daily.
  • The Terrace & Bar – Alfresco dining bistro with a bar offering international cuisine. Serves lunch, dinner, and light fare daily.
4.3

Excellent

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4 - Good
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3 - Okay
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2 - Mediocre
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1 - Poor
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4.4
Cleanliness
4.3
Service and Staff
4.2
Amenities
4.3
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

Really a hidden gem in the bustling city. Plus point for the infinity pool.

Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

Great amenities and spacious room. Very well thought coming up with a guide book around the area. Nice modern place. Would love to come back again.

Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2019

4/5 Good

was good for a short stay, close to mrt, eateries and shopping mall

Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

Very decent yet modern hotel situated near to malls and eateries.

Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2019

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