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The 5 Elements Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Lot 243, Jalan Sultan (Chinatown), Kuala Lumpur 50000 , Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Singapore, Singapore
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Always wanted to stay at this Hotel finally get to stay here was so excited about it. But the moment I step into this hotel I regretted to even book here. The reception lady attitude was really bad. As need to pay deposit of Myr50 per room as we had three rooms mean stuck with Myr150 no options given to... More

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Sacramento, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not the first guest to observe this! A relatively new / refurbished property right in the midst of whatever appeals to you (or doesn't) about KL Chinatown.....street food & drink, trinkets of every sort, clothing, and probably a pickpocket or two in the crowd. All of the street activity produces a bit of noise, but promptly at 23:00 the stalls... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
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46 reviews 46 reviews
27 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stay at room 1002, the room have awesome view KL tower, Chinatown and Maybank tower. The furniture in the room very old, room corridor need some paint (too many scratch), the bathroom was good, but housekeeping forgot to provide Tea pack for 3 nights !! (the hotel website stated provided tea and coffee facilities). The breakfast start at 7am, selection... More

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Trieste, Italy
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39 reviews 39 reviews
22 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

1 min walking from the lively Jalan Petaling and China town the hotel in completely refurbished with spacious room at a very good deal. Breakfast and free wifi are included in the price. Just outside the hotel there is a wide range of food stalls and restaurant where enjoy the evening and shops where empty your wallet! :-)

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Loch Sport, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed in the 5 Elements Hotel in June and was very happy with the accommodation. The location is the best in Chinatown, central to great restaurants and easy walking to the mono rail. The corner rooms are a little bigger, and the high level your room the views improve. I found the front corner rooms to quiet and again... More

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Loch Sport, Australia
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8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

This hotel is our favorite in KL. Booking, Checkin & Checkout was seamless. We had a clean, quiet room, with everything worked ok. The location is perfect close to monorail, bus station and Tang City Food Court.

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The5Elements, General Manager at The 5 Elements Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Hanoman30, First of all thank you for your loyalty with us, we appreciate the support given to us. We are pleased to know that every single one of your stay have been great, and we do hope that your recent visit will not be the last. Once again, thank you and best wishes. Yours Sincerely, The 5 Elements Hotel More

Horsham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

It's one step away from Chinatown, we only stayed for one night before our trip to Taman Negara but the hotel was very helpful in waking us up when we overslept and nearly missed our trip departure haha! Good clean rooms and friendly helpful staff, would recommend anyone travelling with Han travel to Taman Negara to stay here as it's... More

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The5Elements, General Manager at The 5 Elements Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Holidayaddict083 Thank you so much for staying with us and taking your time writing us this review on tripadvisor. We are glad that you’ve enjoyed your stay at The 5 Elements Hotel, and we hope that your trip to Taman Negara was good as well. Once again, we thank you for choosing us as your place of stay and... More

Oslo, Norway
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56 reviews 56 reviews
35 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Had one of the superior rooms in the 10th floor. The room had a nice layout, but they lacked a lot in the finish. Parts of the wall were spackled but not repainted yet and there were a lot of dust on everything higher than 1,70 meter. Like the shower head, on top of the tv etc. Everything below this... More

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The5Elements, General Manager at The 5 Elements Hotel, responded to this review

Dear cerios, Thank you for taking your time to share this review on your stay with us. We sincerely apologize for the shortcomings you’ve highlighted, and be assured that we are taking your comments seriously in improving our standards and facilities for our guests. We truly hope that we will have the chance to welcome you back in the near... More

Loch Sport, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We have stayed here many times and are very happy with each stay. The location is ideally located to Monorail, Taxis & Buses. The Hop On Hop Off Bus has a stop at the front of the hotel. Try food at Tang City food court around the corner.

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The5Elements, General Manager at The 5 Elements Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Hanoman30, Thank you for taking your time sharing this lovely review of your recent stay with us. Knowing that this is not your first visit, we are very much pleased that we are able to maintain the level of service that you’ve enjoyed. We hope that we will have the chance to welcome you back here again in the... More

Mackay, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

This is the second time we have stayed here. It is a value for money hotel and centrally located. The rooms aren't flash but they are clean and comfortable. Staff are very polite an helpful. The breakfast is very basic, not much of a selection. Located right across the road from the night markets and only a short drive to... More

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The5Elements, General Manager at The 5 Elements Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Fitzy05, Thank you very much for your time writing us this review on tripadvisor. We are glad that your stay with us have been good. We will however take note on some of the minor kinks throughout your stay in order to improve ourselves. We sincerely hope that we will have the chance to welcome you back here soon.... More

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Address: Lot 243, Jalan Sultan (Chinatown), Kuala Lumpur 50000 , Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Wilayah Persekutuan > Kuala Lumpur
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The 5 Elements Hotel 3.5*
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