The KL Journal is well located in the city centre within walking distance of the main business district, high-end luxury retail outlets and the city's major malls in Bukit Bintang.
Also we are also just minutes away from the vibrant local nightlife, speciality bars and restaurants in the trendy Changkat neighbourhood and local food mecca, Jalan Alor. With excellent access to the monorail, LRT stations and bus networks.
The Kuala Lumpur Journal (The KL Journal), is a new concept boutique hotel nestled in one of the few remaining historic neighbourhood just off Bukit Bintang, the city's main shopping and entertainment district. Designed with a modern retro vibe with inspired local references, The KL Journal is purpose-built to cater for a new generation of independent travellers looking for an alternative to the standard fare of chain brands that crowd the city centre – one delivers on all the essential modern day amenities but with a stamp of personal style and identity that sets it apart.
In keeping with the hotel's DNA, The KL Journal's interiors highlight Malaysian Mid-century modernist style of architecture with art deco influences, decorative wrought iron grilles typically seen in Southeast Asia, rigged lighting, metal and weathered wooden surfaces. Local culture is celebrated with classic KL iconography and memorabilia that are presented in an appealing eclectic mix.
The 117 rooms in the hotel are relatively spacious for a city hotel and are kept simple in a soft neutral palette. They all feature floor-to-ceiling windows, ergonomic mattresses, high thread-count sheets, a power shower and great plugged-in connectivity for all mobile devices, wireless Bluetooth connection to a high quality audio stereo system and 40 inch flat screen TVs with HDMI cables and USB charge ports. On offer are King and Twin Deluxe rooms plus eight designer corner Superior Deluxe and one Suite. All rooms feature inspiring black and white portraits of KL street life and architecture; specially commissioned by The KL Journal.
In an effort to help hotel guests discover KL in an authentic way, The KL Journal has also curated its own insider guide to the city with handpicked suggestions on how to experience the surrounding neighbourhood and KL city like a local. The intention is to encourage guests to create their own personal travelogue of special experiences in KL that they'll want to bookmark.
Other hotel highlights include Workers' Union on Level 1, a creative communal area designed for work and play with a flexible open plan layout. Here guests can set up their mobile work stations or opt for one of the breakout meeting rooms that feature quirky graphic wall art and installation pieces. Everything opens out onto a large green terrace with weather-beaten tables and comfy lounge seating for relaxed after-hours conversation and to unwind as the twilight hits the city.
In line with keeping things simple, the hotel has one main dining restaurant, Bounty, a casual bistro with daily breakfast offering which includes freshly baked breads and pastries churned out daily from its pastry studio and a classic menu of European and Asian staples for lunch and dinner.
Other amenities include a rooftop saltwater infinity pool with great vista of the city particularly at twilight and a gym for hotel guests.
Details / Other Expenses
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||All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
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||Windows Don't Open
||336 sq. feet
||Holds 150 people
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||11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
An outdoor infinity pool and it's not just a place for you to wade around. It's also equipped with WiFi. That way, busy bees who have to catch up on their emails can do so poolside. This infinity pool has a maximum depth of 4m and a minimum depth of 1.2m.
||Beremi Holding Sdn Bhd
Policies / Expenses
• 30 days period – based on 50% of the total projected group function revenue
• 15 days period – based on 75% of the total projected group function revenue
• Below 15 days period – based on 100% of the total projected group function
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Amenities / Features
Sorry, pets are not allowed.
Airport & Shuttle Information
One hour from KL international Airport by taxi
28 mins via KLIA Airport Express to main Sentral Station 10 min monorail ride to from Sentral to Bukit Bintang Station Bintang Station 5 min walk to hotel from Bukit
Airport Shuttle? Yes!
There is an airport shuttle.
The Kedai Kopi Journal resonates a little of the old school coffee shop meets modern chic and it features a daily breakfast spread which includes freshly baked breads and pastries churned out daily from its pastry studio and a classic menu of east meets west, focusing predominately on Asian flavours for lunch.
We offer in-house parking for your peace-of-mind on COMPLIMENTARY basis.
Internet / WiFI
Comfort and functionality with smart plugged in connectivity of FREE High Speed WIFI.