JW Marriott Hotel Kuala Lumpur

183 Jalan Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, 55100, Malaysia | 4 star hotel
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Kuala Lumpar is Wonderful.

A travel blog entry by meganholley


Taxis in Kuala Lumpur for a family of 5 are not cheap! We arrived at the airport and you buy a voucher for a taxi, 189 ringgits. (~$65.00) It is about an hour into town. (we have been spoiled in Thailand and Laos!)
We stayed at the Marriott on reward points and it was so great to have a night in a really nice hotel. The staff are so kind and …

Due to mechanical problems...

A travel blog entry by rgurney


We got up at 8:00am and closed up our duffle bags, weighed them and, to my relief, found we were at least 15Kg under weight. I am not sure how that happened! We were seen off by our lovely neighbors, (who i later found out had helped Mum to organise a Rave with 3000 people at our house, and published the invite on facebook!) :-O

Well we …

How do you spell Kuala Lumpur?

A travel blog entry by megt


After Mark's very first day at work in Hong Kong he came "home" and announced we're going to Kuala Lumpur on Wednesday. "Okaaaaayyyyyy...." The first thing I did was look it up on the internet, because frankly, I had no clue where it is.

For all of you who had little or no world geography in your schools, as I did, turns out, Kuala Lumpur …

Phuket to Kuala Lumpur - home of the Umpa Lumpurs

A travel blog entry by marshallmatters

This is a top pick!

On the 20th November, with shocking hangovers in tow, we finally left Thailand and the Marriott hotel. This time there was no option to extend our stay there as a) we had the flights booked already and b) we could not afford it as 10 days in the Marriott had cost more than 6 months in Asia. KL was an exciting prospect for me (Pat) as I had always …

Malaysia and Singapore

A travel blog entry by kellymcg5


Hey all hope I didnt bore you all with the last entry and 300 or so pics!! Got some nice replies so hopefully no one got too bored or feel asleep. Well had another eventful 2 weeks in Malaysia and Singapore. Left Krabi in Thailand on a bus to Georgetown, Penang. Turns out it was a good move as the next day some local Muslims bombed the border town …

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This 4 star hotel, located on 183 Jalan Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur, is near Pavilion Mall, Bintang Walk, Royal Palace, and Jalan Petaling.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsJW Marriott Hotel Kuala Lumpur

    Reviewed by meganholley

    Great stay!

    Reviewed Dec 24, 2013
    by (2 reviews) , Canada Flag of Canada

    This is a beautiful hotel in downtown Kuala Lumpur. Right by lots of shopping. Staff is so patient and friendly. It was Christmas eve and super busy and they just kept smiling. The room and pool area were very nice. Great location. Neat restaurants on the lower level.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by eiseli

    KL feasting

    Reviewed Mar 17, 2013
    by (1 review) , Singapore Flag of Singapore

    Checked in 2:30pm and headed straight to Hutong Lot 10 for late lunch. Best Bak Ku Teh, fish porridge, taufu fah, wantan noodles! �� Dinner was indulgent at Madam Kuan's. Assam laksa, chicken satay, Nasi bojari and ice campur...Need to set off journey early tomorrow after breakfast heading to Tanjong Jara Resort 5.5hrs north of KL.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by midge_tau83

    Super good service

    Reviewed Nov 29, 2012
    by (1 review) , Singapore Flag of Singapore

    Just like the typical Mariott...never failed us.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by megt

    Very nice

    Reviewed Mar 5, 2011
    by (7 reviews) Campbell, CA , United States Flag of United States

    We were very pleased with our stay in Kuala Lumpur's JW Marriott. It was clean and luxurious and had great options for food. The gym was well equipped, the salon/spa looked very nice as well. Our room had a very soft and comfortable bed, our bath was a bit smaller than luxury hotels elsewhere in the world, but typical for Asia. The hotel had a great location, with lots of shopping, sites and restaurants within easy walking distance. Overall a great choice for an American visiting Malaysia.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Historical Traveler Reviews JW Marriott Hotel Kuala Lumpur



    I stayed here for 3 nights at £56 per night. I was very disappointed. I do alot of business travel so my standards are quite high.



    Wow what can we say, fantastic from start to finish. The Jw Marriot kl has a perfect location on bukit bintang. The rooms, breakfast, staff and facilities were all faultless. The food court underneath "Shooks" was an experience in itself. Starhill shopping centre adjoins the marriot and there are numerous other shopping malls within 5 to 10 minutes walk. Kl was great and staying at this hotel just made it an even better experience. Would recommend this hotel to anyone who is not on a tight budget. Not the cheapest but you definately get what you pay for!

    Lovely hotel


    The JW Marriott really is a lovely hotel, very classy with nice rooms. However, for that little bit extra the Mandarin is absolutely faultless and the Regent has much friendlier service.

    It is nice & looks impressive when you head into the lobby but some of that is just surface impression, the staff are not 100% helpful.

    We did have a nice stay, breakfast is nice but I would probably advise the Regent or Mandarin instead.

    If not, this is still very nice though & still better than the Ritz!

    The best bit however is underneath the hotel - go to the cocktail bar (limited menu, not v impressed) & head downstairs through the lanterns to an amazing collection of bars & restaurants, a real find! Worth staying in the Marriott just for that.

    Okay stay at the marriott


    we recently had 5 nights at the marriott hotel in kuala lumpur and the rooms a extremly nice with a huge big bathroom and we had a great view of the city. The location is excellent for shopping and a must is to go under the hotel to the feast village eating area to have dinner at night. They even had a choir singing for xmas in the restuarant area which was very special. The bad thing about the hotel is the breakfast which is the worst breakfast that i have ever had at a hotel. The breakfast buffet is so poor and badly done that i even wrote a complaint to the hotel manager. Breakfast buffets at 5 star hotels are usually lovely but this was a disgrace. Another thing is if you are on a stopover and want to spend some time around the pool area it is not that nice. I don't think i would stay at the marriott in kuala lumpur again.

    Classy Hotel


    We spent 2 nights here on our return from Sabah. Check in was swift effecient and all the Lobby staff were exceedingly pleasant. The room was great, not huge but had a fab bathroom with a HUGE walkin shower! There are numerous food outlets in the basement area of the Hotel, these are very varied everything from steaks to pasta to european to all sorts of Asian to Lebanese and all at varying prices.

    Busy hotel!


    We stayed at the Marriott for 3 nights in July and found it quite agreeable but extremely busy. Reception staff and the concierge tried their best but had some trouble understanding some of our questions and requests, but we managed to get by. The room was spacious, comfortable and clean, and further to earlier reviews, we managed to hold on to the ironing board for the duration of our stay! (Perhaps that's why no-one else was able to use it!!!!)

    Location was good - lots of shopping centres on your doorstep and some good restaurants downstairs. Didn't use the pool or gym but both looked nice and well equipped. Breakfast was fairly basic and again very busy. Overall, a comfortable stay in a comfortable hotel.

    Good location, Excellent cuisine, Small rooms


    An excellent hotel, fantastic location at Bukit Bingtan. However small rooms but very well maintained. The Shook! has excellent cuisine fantastic Spannish, Thai and Yum Cha at reasonable hotel prices. Located right in the centre of all the shopping centres.

    Great location and a good price


    We stayed here for 3 nights in December 2003 and were very impressed. Location is great and hotel is pleasantly decorated but it was very busy with hordes of people wandering aimlessly around the common areas such as lobby etc. The staff, in general are extremely friendly and go out of their way to help. The rooms do not come with an ironing board (or radio alarm clock) and when I called for an ironing board I was told I could only have it when the other guest had finished with it, which leads me to believe they may only have one !!

    TripAdvisor Reviews JW Marriott Hotel Kuala Lumpur

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent