Traveller Question : Where to Stay In Bukit Bintang?
Bukit Bintang is an up market shopping area which located in the centre of the fascinating city of Kuala Lumpur, or best known as KL. Bukit Bintang is clustered around the street of Jalan Bukit Bintang. Bukit Bintang area is a favourite of both tourists and locals. Plaza Bukit Bintang is probably the areas geographical centre with most of the exciting attractions within 5 minutes walk of the plaza. Getting to Bukit Bintang is easy as the fast inner ring road that takes you straight to Bukit Bintang. Bukit Bintang is also close to KL Sentral and the Puduraya main bus station.
Bukit Bintang is an ideal place for the premier shopping area in the whole of Kuala Lumpur. It is full of trendy shop malls and boutiques selling the latest fashions from around the world. Two of the biggest retails malls in Bukit Bintang area are Berjaya Times Square and Sungei Wang Plaza. These 2 retail malls have more than 2,200 retail outlets, which range from fashion, food and beverage, tech gadgets and many more! Berjaya Times Square also boasts an indoor theme park and an IMAX Cinema.
Hot Tropical sun has vanished from the sky and night has fallen that Bukit Bintang comes to life. All types of entertainments begin to open their doors. Trendy bars, discos, enticing night clubs are all hot spots for the local and foreign tourists, thus makes the Bukit Bintang never sleeps!
As about where to stay in Bukit Bintang, there is no shortage of hotel accommodation. Once of the most comfortable places to stay in Bukit Bintang would be Apple Hotel. Located in Jalan Alor, Apple Hotel is a 5-minute walk from Jalan Bukit Bintang’s shopping area. It offers a 24-hour front desk and cosy rooms with flat-screen TVs. Wi-Fi is free. Hotel Apple is 350 metres from Sungei Wang Plaza and 450 metres from Berjaya Times Square. Kuala Lumpur International Airport is a 1.5-hour drive from the hotel.