If you're a Kuala Lumpur urbanite who dreams of a romantic getaway, you'd probably think of island villas or nature retreats. If you're looking for a romantic staycation in Kuala Lumpur, look no further as we've rounded up some of the best romantic hotels in KL for you and your partner!
1. KLoe Hotel
Just a 4-minute walk from Pavilion, KLoe Hotel opened on 1 March 2020 and will surely be the latest hotspot for all those looking for a picture-perfect stay. From the semi-industrial touches to beautiful parquet floors and lounge furniture, it'll be easy to fall in love with KLoe's aesthetic.
Kloe Hotel has 80 rooms comprising standard and deluxe rooms that encircle a courtyard. The standard and deluxe rooms, which are divided into City Rooms (with a view of the city) and Courtyard Rooms (with a view of the pool and the courtyard) are already super beautiful, but for those looking to bolster your stay with something extra special, consider the Artist Lofts!
Priding itself as a hotel that integrates elements of KL's creative spirit, KLoe offers 5 Artist Lofts, each focusing on a creative theme: there's the Room to Listen, Room to Read, Room to Draw, Room to Grow, and the Room to Taste. Read more about the lofts in our full write-up of Kloe Hotel here. Don't forget to go have brunch at Monroe, their new cafe that serves up delicious food in a pretty setting.
Rate: Starts from RM240 on Agoda
Address: 227, Jalan Bukit Bintang, 55100 Kuala Lumpur
Contact: +603 2772 1313
2. THE FACE Suites
Credit: THE FACE Suites on Facebook
Located in the heart of KL, THE FACE Suites is an all-suite hotel that offers the amenities of a serviced apartment such as a kitchenette, and living and dining areas for a spacious and comfortable stay. It's a short distance to KLCC, KL Tower and other attractions within the Golden Triangle, so you'll be in a great location!
THE FACE Suites star attraction though has to be its infinity pool on its top floor that looks out to views of KL Tower and the Twin Towers. While the pool has been temporarily closed in line with RMCO restrictions, we're hoping that it'll be accessible again to guests soon given the recent announcement that pools are allowed to reopen!
Rate: Starts from RM199 on Agoda
Address: 1020, Jalan Sultan Ismail, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 50250
Contact: +60 3-2168 1688
3. The KL Journal
One of the hippest boutique hotels in town with an attractive retro yet industrial design for a unique romantic staycation can be found at The KL Journal Hotel! This chic hotel has plenty of instagrammable spots so you'll have plenty of glamorous shots to commemorate your spectacular staycation!
Credit: The KL Journal on Facebook
Each bedroom design is retro-inspired with a tinge of Malaysian nostalgia (murals above the bed). But at the same time, it's super sleek too! One of the best parts? It's right in the heart of Bukit Bintang. Perfect to do some shopping and to experience Kuala Lumpur's vast halal food offerings! It's only a 5-10 minute walk from major malls such as Pavillion, Starhill and Sungei Wang. And it's close to the Bukit Bintang monorail station too.
Rate: Starts from RM209 on their website
Address: 30, Jalan Beremi, Off, Jalan Sultan Ismail, Bukit Bintang, 50200 Kuala Lumpur
Contact: 03-2110 2211
4. The St Regis Kuala Lumpur
For an ultra-luxurious romantic getaway in Kuala Lumpur - plan your stay at The St. Regis Kuala Lumpur. With its high ceilings, sleek chandeliers, and horse-inspired decor, this hotel definitely shows off its classic luxurious designs.
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The beautifully decorated bedroom itself is as grand as it gets with a large flat-screen television, high thread count linen sheets, multiple pillows of varying sizes, and automated curtains and lighting! With these comforts all in your room, there's no reason to leave them.
Rate: Starts fromRM791 on Agoda
Address: No 6, Jalan Stesen Sentral 2, Kuala Lumpur Sentral, 50470 Kuala Lumpur
Contact: 03-2727 1111
5. Sekeping Tenggiri
Channel your inner nature junkie and reconnect with nature as much as you want at this gorgeous hotel tucked away in Bangsar.
This rustic hotel has also been hailed as one of KL's best-kept secrets. It's easy to see why: every inch of it oozes with a homely vibe that envelops everyone who stays here.
Rates: Starts from RM220 on their website
Address: No. 48, Off Kuala Lumpur, Jalan Tenggiri, 59100 Kuala Lumpur
Contact: +6017 207 5977
6. Hotel Stripes KL
For couples who enjoy the city buzz with a touch of the old, Hotel Stripes KL is the place to go! Located in the neighbourhood of Jalan Kamunting, the atmosphere in this neighbourhood itself is eclectic, with a mixture of the old and the new.
The rooftop area offers an elegant infinity pool and some absolutely gorgeous views of the KL skyline. Sit back and relax as you admire the orange-tinged glow of the KL sunset with a cold drink in hand!
Rate: Starts at RM249 per night on Agoda
Address: 25, Jalan Kamunting, 50300 Kuala Lumpur
Contact:+603 2038 0000
7. Villa Samadhi
A tropical villa just a short 10-minute walk into the city? Say no more, we're coming! ? Situated within an upscale neighbourhood in Kuala Lumpur and exclusively built and designed for couples, the Malay architecture of this villa's exterior contrasts superbly with its interior, which adapts a variety of Asian-style décor.
Rate: Starts from RM800 on Agoda
Address: Persiaran Madge, Taman U Thant, 55000 Kuala Lumpur
Contact: +603 2143 2300
8. The Majestic Hotel, Kuala Lumpur
This stunning colonial hotel is a huge part of Kuala Lumpur's national heritage, so if you're into the Great Gatsby, this is definitely the place for you! Since its construction back in 1932, it has become an exclusive venue for glamorous social events and grand government receptions.
Besides their luxurious rooms which come complete with large TVs and colonial-style ensuite bathrooms, The Majestic Hotel also offers a whimsical tea-time setup at their Alice-in-Wonderland-like The Orchid Conservatory.
Rate: Starts from RM299 on Agoda
Address: 5, Jalan Sultan Hishamuddin, 50000 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Contact:+603 2785 8000
9. Grand Hyatt, Kuala Lumpur
Nestled within the heart of Kuala Lumpur’s Golden Triangle, the Grand Hyatt will amaze you with its sleek, modern interiors and its huge, comfortable rooms that come with stunning views of the city skyline!
If you're looking for a sumptuous gastronomic experience, the hotel also offers a huge variety of 5-star cuisine to its customers. The best part is that you can enjoy the 360-degree views of the Kuala Lumpur city skyline, especially with the glimmering lights of the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) at night.
Rate: Starts from RM476 on Agoda
Address: 12, Jalan Pinang, 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Contact:+603 2182 1234
10. The Chow Kit - An Ormond Hotel
Next up on our list is a hotel that recently made it into The New York Times Travel's list of 52 places to visit in 2020! Located in the area of KL it's named after, the hotel was named as one of the reasons Chow Kit needs to be on traveller's radars as a place to visit this year.
The hotel really celebrates the heritage of the Chow Kit area, reflecting elements of the neighbourhood in its rooms, design and style. With 86 rooms and 27 suites, city travellers can definitely sense some old-school subtlety in its well-furnished rooms. The majority of its rooms are called Dens, named after Chow Kit's former infamous gambling dens, and boast a look that is minimalist but with thoughtful details, like timbre floors and gold-coloured fixtures. For something a little more special, go for one of the Towkay Suites!
Credit: The Chow Kit - an Ormond Hotel on Facebook
Rate: Starts at RM180 per night on Agoda
Address: 1012, Jalan Sultan Ismail, Chow Kit, 50100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Contact: +603 2778 6666
So if you're looking for somewhere to have a short romantic getaway without leaving KL, you'll be spoilt for choice! From cosy establishments surrounded by lush rainforests and waterfalls to swanky, luxurious hotels in the city centre, there is certainly no shortage of options for you and your loved one to chill out and enjoy each other's company!