Get an overview of this hotelKuala Lumpur business hotel near Petronas Towers

A stay at Hotel Istana Kuala Lumpur City Center places you in the heart of Kuala Lumpur, walking distance from Pavilion Kuala Lumpur and Starhill Gallery.

This 4.5-star hotel is close to Petronas Twin Towers and Petaling Street.

Make yourself at home in one of the 505 air-conditioned guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Partially open bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.

Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, which include 2 spa tubs, a sauna, and a fitness center. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge). Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the area shuttle (surcharge).

Enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's dining establishments, which include 2 restaurants and a coffee shop/café. From your room, you can also access 24-hour room service.

Featured amenities include a business center, limo/town car service, and express check-in. Planning an event in Kuala Lumpur? This hotel has 689 square feet (64 square meters) of space consisting of a conference center and meeting rooms.

Hotel Istana Kuala Lumpur City Center

No 73 Jalan Raja Chulan Kuala Lumpur 50200

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The popular Hotel Istana Kuala Lumpur City Center features three restaurants, and a lobby-area lounge. Business amenities at this 4.5-star hotel consist of a business center, secretarial services, and a conferences/meeting rooms. The hotel offers complimentary high-speed Internet access throughout. In addition to a full-service spa, Hotel Istana Kuala Lumpur City Center provides an outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a fitness facility. Onsite parking is available.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Number of floors - 23 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Concierge services 
  • Total number of rooms - 505 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 689 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 19 
  • Conference center 
  • Sauna 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Steam room 
  • Children's pool 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Wedding services 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of spa tubs - 2 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Garden 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 64 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Partially open bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 

Where to Eat

Urban - Serves grilled Asian and international cuisines in a bright and spacious setting.

Taman Sari Brasserie - Multiple arched windows highlight this relaxed venue; Taman Sari serves Malaysian buffet dishes, and serves a buffet breakfast (surcharge).

Trishna Northern Indian - Serves lunch and dinner.

Songket Lounge - Features live music, drinks, and snacks off the lobby area.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Large potted plants, a sundeck with lounge chairs, and a gazebo grace the outdoor pool area. Fitness facilities include stationary bikes, treadmills, and strength-training equipment. Guests can also enlist the help of a personal trainer and take weekly yoga and dance classes.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Spa Services

Hotel Istana Kuala Lumpur City Center features Sompoton Spa, with 10 double and single suites, a couple's spa tub, separate steam rooms and saunas for men and women, and the Pevonia Botanica skincare line. Guests must be at least 16 years old to use spa facilities.

  • Massages 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 16 
  • Number of treatment rooms 10 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 2 PM

Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit 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.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

No pets or service animals allowed

Parking height restrictions apply


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: MYR 54 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: MYR 250 per vehicle (one way)
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 5 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

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