Traders Hotel, Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

At a Glance

  • The hotel offers some of the best views of the city

  • The Sky Bar is one of Kuala Lumpur's most lauded bars due to the panoramic views of the city

  • It's not the most luxurious option in the city, but what is does offer is fantastic views, value for money and a comfortable place to stay

  • There's a good range of facilities, including a small spa, gym and several restaurants

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Year round destination. Tropical without extremely high temperatures. Days are very warm and often humid, while nights are fairly cool. Average daytime temperatures in Kuala Lumpur are around 27°C (82°F) year round. Although there’s rain through the year, March to April and September to November are the wettest months.

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Located centrally in the heart of Kuala Lumpur with views of the Petronas Twin Towers and KLCC Park the Traders Hotel Kuala Lumpur by Shangri La is a cool and contemporary city hotel. It also offers fantastic views, facilities and a wonderful location.

With some of Kuala Lumpur's best views, The Trader's Hotel Kuala Lumpur by Shangri La is a fantastic option for those simply stopping in the city for a couple of nights at the start or end of a trip, as it's brilliantly located and offers a huge range of facilities. Whist it's not Kuala Lumpur's most luxurious option, it does offer clean calming rooms with sleek lines, a range of restaurants and superb access into the city; we feel its fantastic value for money.

The Sky Bar is a real draw to the hotel and so too the rooftop pool complete with a sauna and steam bath. For those who want to eat within the hotel complex, you can choose from Western or Asian at Gobo Chit Chat or the open air roof top Sky Bar that boats some of the best views in the city. Alternatively, eating out is very easy and you are in walking distance to many shops and restaurants.

We feel The Traders Kuala Lumpur provides a very comfortable base from which to explore this exciting city without breaking the bank.

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The hotel is fairly large with 571 tastefully designed rooms with views over KLCC Park or the Twin Towers. The interior decor is cool and calming, with soft lines and a contemporary feel. The snugly beds, crisp linens and modern bathrooms are all you need after a day exploring the city. You'll also find all the main facilities that you would expect from a city hotel.


There are two restaurants to choose from, offering Western and Asian cuisine. There is a huge (indoor) rooftop pool,a spa and a 24-hour gym.


The hotel is within easy reach of the shops and restaurants, and if you would like some culture, it is possible to visit iconic sites such as the Petronas Towers or Batu Caves, and there are a number of markets where you can enjoy some local streetfood.  


  • Batu Caves & Royal Selangor Pewter Tour

    This half day tour will take you to the outskirts of Kuala Lumpur, where you will visit Malaysia's most prestigious pewter factory as well as the Batu Caves; one of the country's most iconic and holy sites.

  • Forgotten Trails of Kuala Lumpur City

    Kuala Lumpur is often regarded as very much a contemporary city, with modern streets and towering skyscrapers. This tour aims to go behind the scenes, and explore more of the local life within Malaysia's capital.

  • Half Day City Tour of Kuala Lumpur

    For first time visitors to KL this tour is a great introduction to the city taking in the main attractions of the melting pot of a city.

  • Kampung Tour - Kuala Lumpur

    Head out of Kuala Lumpur to gain an insight into Malaysia's rural life. Spend the afternoon visiting a local village before taking a boat trip into a mangrove forest, where there are often thousands of fireflies lighting up the trees on the riverbank.

  • Petaling Street Heritage Food Walk

    Spend a few hours enjoying the sites, smells and flavours of Petaling Street, Kuala Lumpur's Chinatown area. This is a fun but fairly gentle introduction into Asian streetfood. You will also have the opportunity to visit nearby temples.

Holiday Ideas

  • Imagine Malaysia

    Kuala Lumpur, Taman Negara, Cameron Highlands, Penang, Langkawi

    from £3000 pp inc flights & transfers for 14 nights

    • Get under the skin of this culturally rich country and impressive architecture of Kuala Lumpur
    • Swap the buzz of the city for the steamy Taman Negara National Park, full of sprawling tropical rainforest; home to tigers, macaques and birdlife
    • Admire the breath-taking views and take tea in the laid back and beautiful Cameron Highlands
  • Imagine Malaysia and Borneo

    Sandakan, Kinabatangan River, Danum Valley, Kuala Lumpur, Malacca, Tioman Island

    from £4800 pp inc flights & transfers for 12 nights

    • Combine the world-renowned highlights of Malaysia and Borneo, perfect for first timers to Malaysia, an intrepid mix for adventure seekers and culture enthusiasts alike
    • Dive into the bustling energy of Kuala Lumpur before immersing yourself in the culinary scene and rich heritage of Penang
    • Submerge yourself in the depth and beauty that awaits you in Borneo

Location & directions

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Perfected located in the heart of Kuala Lumpur with views of the Petronas Twin Towers and KLCC Park, The Traders Kuala Lumpur is also conveniently located in the heart of the business and shopping district of the capital city.

How to get there

12-hour international flight to Kuala Lumpur International Airport. The hotel is located 70 km from the new Kuala Lumpur International Airport.

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