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Federal Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   35 Jalan Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur 55100, Malaysia
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Ranked #85 of 264 hotels in Kuala Lumpur
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Not a bad hotel to stay in Average Wouldn't say must go But if u do end up here it isn't too bad either Bed is OK, TV is quite small, Aircon is a bit musky Location is so so Service is so so If u have the money, upgrade and stay somewhere better

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Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Have stayed elsewhere in KL and often thought the location was good, which it is. Unfortunately that is all that the Federal has going for it. The hotel run down and even though the room was in the Merdeka Wing they sadly forgot to install noise proof glass so we had to put up with a band from restaurant next... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel was disappointing as KL is trying to be seen as a very metropolitan city and this hotel has not kept up. The entrance speaks of days gone by and you could really see how magnificent this hotel once was. Also how glamourous it must have been to stay here. The rooms need updating. The sheets are all off... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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31 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here earlier this year. Overall, the service, food and room was great. The only thing that I disliked was probably the receptionist took too long to process the check-in and check-out procedures.

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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25 reviews 25 reviews
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i am staying in this hotel for the last 15 years & this is one of the best hotel of kuala lumpur. everything is awesome here, food, ambiance, location, security etc pool area quite big. parking facility.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at the Federal Hotel 2 years ago and liked so much especially the location, the staff and corner rooms with balcony ,that when I was coming to KL last week with 3 other couples I said we have to stay there again. What a bad start, the check in staff let the hotel down badly with over 20 mins... More

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed here for two nights in transit on my way to Sri Lanka. I chose the Federal Hotel for the location (Bukit Bintang) and for the pool area, so this hotel suited me perfectly as the location was perfect and the pool area was lovely with many sunbeds to relax in. I was aware of the issues with noise,... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The walls are thin and noise like opening and closing of doors, conversations or laughter along the corridors and from the room immediately next to ours can be clearly heard especially after midnight. The music from the ground floor can be heard up to past midnight at the 7th floor meerkat room where we stayed. The rates paid for the... More

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Stayed at the Federal Hotel for the first time for 7 nights over May/June this year as suggested to do by family AND it's one of the only hotels I could find that offered a balcony in KL. The lobby and floors are gorgeous in general. Unfortunately I feel for what I had to pay (about $120 AUD per night... More

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Bintulu, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014 via mobile

I have a very mix feeling when I step in at Federal Hotel KL for the first time last weeks. Being local, its a weird feeling for choosen this hotel among others new hotels in town. Its located in prime area of hussle Bukit Bintang road and established there since 1957. Everything about the past can be seen from every... More

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Address: 35 Jalan Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur 55100, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Wilayah Persekutuan > Kuala Lumpur
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Hotel Class:3.5 star — Federal Hotel 3.5*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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