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Best Staycations For Families In Kuala Lumpur And Selangor

Top Hotels & Resorts For A Weekend Escape!


With the relaxed restriction on inter-district travel, it’s only natural that most of us are eager to get out of the house to recover from cabin fever. Picture fluffy bathrobes, breakfast in bed, luxuriating in the bathtub, room service, pool time, and body massages, why wait when you can treat yourself to a little pampering? If you’re the outdoorsy sort, there’s the option to take a dip in the river, a jungle hike, outdoor games, and more! Little Steps have rounded up a list of hotels and resorts for a quick getaway in the Klang Valley. A weekend staycation easily accessible from KL city is just what you need, so pack your bags and let’s go, but first, remember to adhere and keep up to date with the current SOPs!

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    ARTE BY THOMAS CHAN - Mont Kiara

    Although traveling to France for a romantic getaway might not be on the cards anytime soon, you can escape to Baroque-inspired rooms and suites, and be transported to a whole new world of opulence. From artistically inspired rooms to luxurious surroundings, the hotel is equipped with a gym and an infinity pool. A night or two at this boutique hotel might just be what you need to rejuvenate your mind and body, and not to mention, plenty of Insta-worthy moments.

    Arte By Thomas Chan, Level 66, Tower 2, Arte Mont Kiara, Jalan Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah, Mont'Kiara 50480 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, +603 6211 4888, Website

  • Escapade Prison Hotel Kuala Lumpur


    Escaping your home for a prison cell might not sound like fun but this cute homestay wants you to experience just that. The unit is dressed up to look like the inside of a prison cell, well sort of. We like the novelty of it all, and not to mention the many cute Instagrammable opportunities in this well-equipped loft with fun props for your photo session, high-speed internet, TV, and the convenience of restaurants within walking distance as well as the Paradigm Mall next door.

    Escapade Prison Hotel, Unit 05-13, Pinnacle Kelana Jaya, Jalan SS 7/26, Ss 7, 47301 Petaling Jaya, Malaysia, +6010 451 6848, Facebook

  • The Gardens Hotel & Residences


    Shopaholics, this one is for you! Located within The Gardens Mall, the hotel also caters to large families with one to three-bedroom apartments available. Luxury shopping is practically at your doorstep with designer brands like Louis Vuitton, Hermes, Prada, and more. For high street brands, just take the underpass that links to Mid Valley Megamall for more shopping. Strategically located between KL City and Petaling Jaya, this is a great base to access the dining enclave of Bangsar and the city center.

    The Gardens Hotel & Residences,  The Gardens, Mid Valley City, Lingkaran Syed Putra, Mid Valley City 59200 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, +603 2268 1188, Website

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    HUDA'S HAVEN RESORT - Batang Kali

    A nature resort an hour's drive from KL City, Huda's Haven provides an excellent environment for relaxation and tranquility surrounded by lush forests and a cooling river. The resort consists of 11 villas, 10 standard rooms and 2 family rooms, and lots of fun activities such as boating, cycling, fishing (bring your own rod), table tennis, badminton, swimming pool and karaoke. For larger groups, activities like jungle trekking, ATV, paintball, and archery can be arranged at a fee. No cooking is allowed apart from the barbecue dinner, so you will have to cater your meals from their kitchen.

    Huda's Haven Resort, Lot 1857, Kampung Ulu Rening, 44300 Batang Kali, Selangor, Malaysia, +6012 800 5608, hudashavenresort@gmail.com, Website

  • Kloe Hotel Kuala Lumpur

    KLOE HOTEL - Bukit Bintang

    Calling itself a boutique hotel for creative nomads, this hip-looking space opened early in the year, and we can't help but drool over the tasteful industrial-looking interior, all sourced or made locally. Centrally located in Bukit Bintang, you'll have easy access to everything you need in the city. Set up by a known local TV director turned hotelier, Kloe Hotel is all about creativity! The owner collaborated with five local artisans to each brand a space in the hotel. The end result? Five gorgeous spaces that we can't wait to check out! There's Room To Read, Room To Grow, Room To Listen, Room To Taste, and Room To Draw, so be sure to check them out when you stay over!

    Kloe Hotel, 227 Jalan Bukit Bintang, 55100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, +603 2772 1313, Website

  • The St Regis Kuala Lumpur


    Pamper yourself and the whole family to a luxurious weekend at The St Regis and leave all your worries at home! The icing on the cake has to be the complimentary Signature St. Regis Butler Service where you'll be treated like kings and queens during your stay at the hotel. St Regis KL is also home to an exquisite art collection and art installations, so be sure to take a tour and snap a selfie at the famous horse sculpture by Fernando Botero.

    The St Regis Kuala Lumpur, No 6 Jalan Stesen Sentral 2, Kuala Lumpur Sentral, 50470 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, +603 2727 1111, Website

  • The Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur


    This heritage hotel just oozes old-world charm with its colonial structure, classy interior, and top-notch service. A stay at The Majestic Hotel is incomplete unless you have a go at their excellent buffets and afternoon tea at one of their many F&B outlets like Contango, The Smoke House Colonial Cafe, The Tea Lounge, or The Orchid Conservatory. The hotel is currently running 'A Majestic Spring-Summer' staycation offer valid through December 20, 2021, with rates starting at RM$288+ inclusive of breakfast and dinner on weekends only.

    The Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur, 5 Jalan Sultan Hishamuddin, 50000 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, +603 2785 8000, enquiry@MajesticKL.com, Website

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    Round up your family members and friends, and get a taste of kampung-style living at Carpe Diem Orchard Home in Serendah. Experience living in a rustic Malay traditional house surrounded by local fruit trees, and enjoy the fresh air and natural surroundings spread across 18 acres. Located about 45 minutes away from KL city, this place is ideal for large groups who want to enjoy the simple pleasures in life. Guests can relax in the swimming pool, fire up the BBQ pit, cycle, fish at the fish ponds, pet the rabbits, feed the hens and ducks, play ping pong, jump on the trampoline, pluck fruits or just wander around and explore, or try their hand in traditional games like congkak, capteh, and petanque.

    Carpe Diem Orchard Home Serendah, 803, Jalan Besar Serendah, Serendah, 48000 Selangor, Malaysia, +6013 228 8223, Website

  • VILLA SAMADHI - Kuala Lumpur City Center

    A hidden oasis right smack in the center of KL City? You better believe it! This adults-only gem is great for couples looking to rekindle that romance with a couple's getaway in rustic villas surrounded by a freeform pool. Extras like the over-sized plunge tubs, romantic balconies overlooking the villa’s very own ‘Blue Lagoon’, plush high-beds, walk-in closets and tech amenities like iPod docks, DVD players and satellite TV are some of the comforts you can look forward to here. Some villas even come fully equipped with their own modern kitchens and private gardens.

    Villa Samadhi, No. 8, Persiaran Madge, 55000 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, +603 2143 2300, Website


    Part of the MaGIC Village Community, Dash Box Hotel oozes industrial chic with its repurposed shipping containers transformed into cool rooms with pops of colors. The rooms are on the smaller side but still cozy and comfortable. Keep an eye out for the hotel mascot, the Green Dash Bunny plush toy which makes an appearance in every room, while kiddos will have a blast on the two water slides, and appreciate the proximity to DPULZE Shopping Center.

    Dash Box Hotel Cyberjaya, MaGIC Village, Persiaran APEC, CYBER 8, Cyberjaya, Malaysia, +603 8322 7171, Website

  • Four-Seasons-Hotel-Kuala-Lumpur


    For a luxurious weekend escape away from reality, check into Four Seasons Kuala Lumpur. Leave your worries behind in these sophisticated surroundings, and let your imagination run wild! Choose a room with a view of the KLCC park or the city skyline, or perhaps a suite or a luxury apartment, and enjoy the five-star treatment all the way. With its strategic location in the heart of the city, malls and dining options are right at your doorstep.

    Four Seasons Hotel Kuala Lumpur, 145, Jalan Ampang, 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, +603 2382 8888, Website

  • Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur


    Located right next to the PETRONAS Twin Towers and KLCC Park in the central business district of Kuala Lumpur, Mandarin Oriental is a popular choice for visitors to the city wanting to be in the thick of the action.  Indulge in a spa session, take a dip in the pool with a fabulous view of the KL city skyline, dine in world-class F&B restaurants or shop for designer brands at Suria KLCC next door, there's no shortage of excitement over here!

    Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur City Center, 50088 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, +603 2380 8888, Website 

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    EQ - Jln Sultan Ismail

    The original Hotel Equatorial Kuala Lumpur underwent a major makeover and is now renamed EQ Kuala Lumpur. Strategically located within the city center, the hotel is accessible by the KL Monorail and close to prime hotspots like the KL Tower and Pavilion Kuala Lumpur. EQ is a great choice to explore the sights and sounds of KL city.  Be sure to dine at their award-winning restaurant Kampachi for excellent Japanese cuisine or indulge in local cuisine at Nipah when you're there!

    EQ Kuala Lumpur, Equatorial Plaza, Jalan Sultan Ismail, 50250 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, +603 2789 7777, Website

  • Farm Ville Cafe & Homestay


    The thought of waking up to the sight of rice paddy fields is a novelty for most city folks. So here's your chance to experience something different at the Farm Ville Cafe & Homestay located in Sekinchan, a town known as the 'rice bowl of Selangor'. Stay in their container rooms, snap Insta-worthy shots with the lush paddy fields as a background (from March to May and September to November) and explore the attractions of this seaside town including their seafood, the Sekinchan fishing village, and not forgetting a visit to the Pantai Redang Sekinchan to catch a glimpse of its famous Wishing Tree.

    Farm Ville Cafe & Homestay, Lot 11304, Kampung Site B Tambahan, Jalan Tepi Sawah, Sekinchan, 45400 Sekinchan, Selangor, Malaysia, +6017 206 8666, Website

  • The Chow Kit - An Ormond Hotel

    THE CHOW KIT, AN ORMOND HOTEL - Jln Sultan Ismail

    A stylish boutique hotel, The Chow Kit named after KL's lively Chow Kit area is an upscale property centrally located in the heart of KL with 86 rooms and 27 suites. Designed to attract leisure travelers, sign up for the Chow Kit walking tour to explore Kuala Lumpur’s oldest neighborhoods and find some hidden gems of the city. In a move to adhere to current SOPS, the hotel has launched a unique room service known as PRIVATE @ The Chow Kit where private dining for guests up to 6 persons are available in guest rooms.

    The Chow Kit - An Ormond Hotel, 1012, Jalan Sultan Ismail, 50100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, +603 2778 6666, Website

  • The Saujana Hotel Kuala Lumpur


    Golfers looking for some R&R, this is the place to be. Located about 30 minutes from the city center, The Saujana offers a pleasant escape with a lakeside view on nearly 400 acres of a lush tropical garden. Right next to the hotel lies two 18-hole golf courses of Saujana Golf & Country Club. There's a number of excellent on-site restaurants including Senja and Kogetsu, or take a drive to Citta Mall or Oasis Village nearby for more dining options.

    The Saujana Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Saujana Resort, Jalan Lapangan Terbang SAAS, 40150 Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia, +603 7843 1234, Website

  • Cyberview Resort & Spa

    CYBERVIEW RESORT & SPA - Cyberjaya

    Award-winning landscaped gardens including palm trees, tropical gardens, and charming chalets welcome guests at Cyberview Resort & Spa in Cyberjaya. This resort, tucked away in Cyberjaya takes about 30 minutes by road from KL City Center. The calming, peaceful vibe here lets you get away from the rest of the world and you can expect lots of privacy and quiet time. The resort has three on-site restaurants and a lounge, a swimming pool, a fitness center spa, and more so you won't even have to leave the resort during your whole stay here.

    Cyberview Resort & Spa, The Lodge, Persiaran Multimedia, Cyber 7, 63000 Cyberjaya, Selangor, Malaysia, +603 8312 7000, Website

  • One World Hotel

    ONE WORLD HOTEL - Petaling Jaya

    Conveniently linked to 1 Utama Shopping Center and Bandar Utama MRT station, One World Hotel is a great base if you want to explore the suburbs of Petaling Jaya. From premium accommodations to excellent in-house dining, you're assured of a comfortable stay here. If you prefer other dining options, the mall has plenty of excellent dining choices to satiate your appetite, not to mention coffee and desserts and of course, shopping too.

    One World Hotel, First Avenue, Bandar Utama City Center, Bandar Utama, 47800 Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia, Website

  • W-Kuala-Lumpur

    W KUALA LUMPUR - Jln Ampang

    The sleek and trendy W Kuala Lumpur is impressively cool that you'll want to dress up for the occasion. Treat yourself to a fabulous weekend at the W and you'll love every single minute of it. The rooms and amenities are top-notch, the interior incredibly chic, and we hear the suites are amazing too! If you're looking for a luxurious getaway, this one's a sure winner.

    W Kuala Lumpur, No. 121, Jalan Ampang 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, +603 2786 8888, Website

  • Grand-Hyatt-Kuala-Lumpur


    With its proximity to the Petronas Twin Towers, this hotel is strategically located for you to explore downtown KL. Popular due to its great location and magnificent views, you can have a delightful meal at THIRTY8, cocktails at THIRTY8 Bar, and afternoon tea at JP Teres. For shopaholics, walk over to Suria KLCC or Pavilion KL to get your hands on designer goods and more.

    Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur, 12 Jalan Pinang, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, +603 2182 1234, Website

  • Espira-Resort-Kuala-Lumpur


    Espira Kinrara (formerly known as Kinrara Resort) located in the suburbs of Puchong is close to the Kinrara Golf Club and offers a nice change of atmosphere from your typical city hotel. The 3-star hotel is ideal for families with smaller children as the children's pool has a water play structure that will keep kids busy. As there is only one restaurant in the resort, you can opt to take a drive to IOI Mall Puchong for your meals.

    Espira Kinrara, Jalan Kinrara 6, Bandar Kinrara, 47180, Puchong, Malaysia, www.attanahotels.com

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    ALILA BANGSAR - Bangsar

    An urban retreat close to the bustling streets of Bangsar, Alila Bangsar which is part of the Hyatt chain is conveniently linked to the Bangsar LRT station. The rooms are contemporary with some rooms featuring a balcony. Grab a meal at Botanica+Co which serves an all-day menu of international and Asian dishes,  or Entier for fine French cuisine helmed by a Japanese one-star Michelin chef.

    Alila Bangsar, 58 Jalan Ang Seng 50470 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, +603 2268 3888, Website

  • The-RuMa-Hotel-and-Residences-Kuala-Lumpur


    Those who've stayed here tend to rave about the impeccable service and all-round excellence. If you want something different from your usual hotel chains, The RuMa would certainly charm you over. Situated close enough to the Petronas Twin Towers, ladies can rejuvenate yourself at the UR Spa, while gents can get a quick shave at the Truefit & Hill barber shop. Get a taste of local flavors at ATAS Modern Malaysian Eatery or afternoon tea at SEVEN.

    The RuMa Hotel and Residences, 7 Jalan Kia Peng 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia,+603 2778 0888, Website

  • Sheraton-Petaling-Jaya-Hotel-Kuala-Lumpur-2


    Luxurious and refined, this hotel in PJ is easy to access with it being steps away from the Putra LRT Station. Relax here with the pleasing interior, comfy accommodations, signature amenities,  and delectable local and international fare at Feast, Japanese cuisine at Miyabi or Yue Chinese restaurant. There's a rooftop infinity pool, and you can enjoy drinks at the stylish Chime Lounge.

    Sheraton Petaling Jaya Hotel, Jalan Utara C 46200 Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia, +603-7622 8888, Website

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