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Overview of The Kuala Lumpur Journal

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Guest reviews

4.4 / 5Excellent
1,116 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Air Conditioning

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Highlights

Popular LocationJalan Alor5 min walk
Popular LocationPavilion Kuala Lumpur7 min walk
Popular LocationBerjaya Times Square10 min walk
AirportKuala Lumpur (KUL-Kuala Lumpur Intl.)45 min drive

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Free cancellation on all rooms

You can change or cancel this stay if plans change. Because flexibility matters.

  • Deluxe King

    Deluxe King

    Room amenities

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

    Deluxe Triple Room (1 queen and 1 single)

    Room amenities

    • 301 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Single Bed
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  • Superior Deluxe Room

    Superior Deluxe Room

    Room amenities

    • 391 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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About this area

Kuala Lumpur

Located in Kuala Lumpur's Bukit Bintang neighbourhood, The Kuala Lumpur Journal is in the city centre and near a metro station. Kuala Lumpur Tower and Petronas Twin Towers are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at KLCC Park and Batu Caves. Check out an event or a game at Bukit Jalil National Stadium, and consider making time for Berjaya Times Square, a top attraction not to be missed. Our guests love the hotel's convenience for public transport: Bukit Bintang Station is 4 minutes by foot and Raja Chulan Station is 5 minutes.

Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Jalan Alor - 5 min walk
  • Pavilion Kuala Lumpur - 7 min walk
  • Berjaya Times Square - 10 min walk
  • Aquaria KLCC - 12 min walk
  • Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre - 12 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

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

About this property

The Kuala Lumpur Journal

4-star Kuala Lumpur hotel in Bukit Bintang, walk to Pavilion Kuala Lumpur
Along with 2 restaurants, this smoke-free hotel has an outdoor pool and a fitness centre. 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 on-site. All 117 individually furnished rooms feature free WiFi and room service. For a bit of entertainment, plasma TVs come with satellite channels, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches such as free minibar items and bathrobes.
The Kuala Lumpur Journal offers 117 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with free minibar items and laptop-compatible safes. Each accommodation is individually furnished. Beds feature premium bedding. 42-inch Plasma televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include a shower with a rainfall showerhead, bathrobes, slippers and bidets.
Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness centre.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

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/cafe
1 bar
Room service available

Things to do

Fitness centre
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
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

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Romance packages available
Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

Air conditioning
Blackout drapes/curtains
Linens
Premium bedding

Bathroom

Bathrobes
Bidet
Free toiletries
Hairdryer
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
Individually furnished
Iron/ironing board
Laptop-compatible safe
Laptop-friendly workspace
Local maps
Phone
Slippers

Policies

Check-in

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

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

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.

Payment types accepted at this property

American Express
Discover
JCB International
Mastercard
Visa

Important information

Fees

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

  • Deposit: MYR 300.00 per night

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 the 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 or service animals are allowed at this property.

Property is also known as

  • Kuala Lumpur Journal Hotel
  • Journal Hotel
  • Kuala Lumpur Journal
  • The Kuala Lumpur Journal Hotel
  • The Kuala Lumpur Journal Kuala Lumpur
  • The Kuala Lumpur Journal Hotel Kuala Lumpur
All reviews

Guest reviews

4.4

Excellent

5 - Excellent
570
4 - Good
422
3 - Okay
83
2 - Mediocre
29
1 - Poor
12
4.4
Cleanliness
4.4
Service and Staff
4.3
Amenities
4.3
Property condition

3/5

  • Liked: Cleanliness
  • Disliked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Property is fine - nothing special. Staff not very willing to help and hotel pool was shut without any warning to us.

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Good Location. Spacious room. Good Buffet breakfast.

Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

so convenient! all places are walkable and you can get GOKL, the free shuttle bus, just at the corner of the road. staff are nice. hotel decoration is good enough, very modern. room is nice but with poor sound insulation. you can hear people running in the room clearly. Overall, hotel is recommended!

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Every think fine for price of hotel and it is clean.

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020