When the colorful celebration of Chinese New Year draws near, why not take advantage of the chance to discover Malaysia’s interior? During this festive season, Kuala Lumpur provides the ideal setting for an unforgettable staycation with its well-maintained highways and relaxed environment. Discover the allure of boutique hotels in neighborhoods like Jalan Sultan and Chinatown, where comfort and elegance combine to create a memorable Lunar New Year celebration.
Hotel Indigo Kuala Lumpur On The Park
Step into luxury at the Hotel Indigo Kuala Lumpur On The Park, Malaysia’s first Hotel Indigo, opened in December 2023. Nestled in the picturesque Bukit Nanas area and surrounded by the KL Forest Eco Park, this trendy 180-room urban oasis captures the essence of Malaysian culture and nostalgia. Adorned with design cues such as tiffin carriers, Hap Seng cracker tins, and hand-painted Peranakan tiles, this boutique hotel ensures a unique and immersive experience. The rooms boast a touch of history with pages from the Chinese calendar lining guest room wardrobes.
For those who appreciate Wes Anderson’s aesthetic, AMI Suites in Mont Kiara is a must-visit boutique hotel. Set in a French-retro building with an art deco-inspired interior, every corner of AMI Suites is Instagram-worthy. From the pastel-hued ALLO by The Owls Café to the quirky Sky Pool area and an alfresco setting with mesmerizing mesh architecture resembling golden butterflies, this hotel brings retro chic to life. Indulge in the visual feast and experience the charm of the French-retro trend during your stay.
The Chow Kit
Situated in Jalan Sultan Ismail, The Chow Kit hotel stands as a testament to luxe and decadence. Its dreamy color palette, exquisite culinary offerings, and meticulously designed rooms, including the famous Tow Kay Suite and The Den, narrate the stories of the neighborhood’s rich past. The Lunar New Year special at The Chow Kit promises flexible check-in and check-out times, a complimentary room upgrade on The Den, and a delightful 10% off on food and beverages at the award-winning Chow Kit Kitchen and Bar.
lyf Chinatown Kuala Lumpur
For creative souls and next-generation travelers, lyf Chinatown Kuala Lumpur offers a burst of color and character in the heart of Kuala Lumpur’s Chinatown. Formerly known as lyf Raja Chulan Kuala Lumpur, this boutique hotel caters to various tastes with its uniquely themed guestrooms. The newest addition, “One of a Kind,” designed in collaboration with local arts group Locco, provides a Batik-themed haven for relaxation. Book your stay at lyf Chinatown Kuala Lumpur before February 25 and enjoy a generous 33% discount on stays between now and April 7, 2024.
This Chinese New Year, elevate your travel experience with a stay at one of Kuala Lumpur’s boutique hotels. Immerse yourself in the cultural richness, artistic nuances, and luxurious comfort these hotels offer, making your Lunar New Year celebration a truly unforgettable journey. Book your getaway now and embrace the spirit of the season in style.