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First World Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Genting Highlands Resort, Genting Highlands 69000, Malaysia
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  • Sleep Quality
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
21 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Basically for those who are going to Genting Highlands will stay in this hotel. Why? Cheaper rate of course. The other hotels (like Genting Grand, Maxims and Resorts) are expensive and some rooms are reserved for their gold and above card members because they are VIPs and of course top spenders at the Casino. Check in was OK with the... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My stay in this hotel is not pleasant at all. My room smells cigar that I cant sleep during the night. TV is from the 18th century. its too small that you have to sit near to it to be able to see clearly what you are watching. No remote control.Have to stand everytime you want to change channel. Worst... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I have been there for couple of times. But this time I am not satisfied. May be because of their construction work. Not sure but this time I got a very small room. Food is also not that good this time(indian food) One thing what I liked is their automated process to checkin n checkout is a cool process. Also... More

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Hyderabad, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Night life was memorable, We can see different cultures at one place, I enjoyed tasting different world class dishes. Played casino for the first time. Did indoor sky diving that was one of the fantastic experience. Must visit place.

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Coimbatore
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6 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The rooms were okay, but the view of the misty hills from the room was breathtaking. The food was okay as well. But the upside is that the whole place was bustling with so much of activity. Its got a lot to offer. Great shows, great rides at the amusement park and nice food. We had a good time.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Being the largest (most rooms) hotel in the world with 6118 room, dun expect must but with basic necessities with tv with few basic channels, kettle, towels, liquid soup, table, coffee tea bag, comfortable bed, fan in room. Room is small for standard & deluxe room. Toilet without shower curtain nor shower divider, easily wet the whole toilet or cause... More

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Kozhikode, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

awesome location, giant hotel, good rooms and superb view from the rooms... this hotel got a lot to offer to its guests.... shopping, food court, entertainments, amusement parks n lot more fun..... enjoyed the stay here with family.... good one

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cebu
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28 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is my 4th time to stay at First World Hotel, but my first in their World Club room. Our room is on the 27floor, it was huge, beautiful and new, unlike their standard and deluxe rooms, which were too tired looking. The bathroom is big and modern (I chose the one w/o bathtub) with complete sets of towels and... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed 2 nights in this large hotel and this was on August 2014.The location of the hotel is great. The hotel is under huge renovation but that did not stop us from enjoying the cool weather and variety of shops at the plaza. The outdoor theme park is currently closed for massive renovation and will be for many months... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had given the deluxe room at tower 2 floor 27th, and my sister was given the room at floor 14th. Both were deluxe rooms, but the space was different. Our room space was narrow and set up fewer furniture and bathroom accessories. Without hand tower too. The Tv also smaller. No mineral waters were giving. But my sister room... More

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  • Theme park(58)
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Address: Genting Highlands Resort, Genting Highlands 69000, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Pahang > Genting Highlands
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — First World Hotel 3*
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1st World Hotel
First World Genting Highlands
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The world's largest hotel First World Hotel is adjoined to the First World Plaza, which boasts 500,000 sq feet of indoor theme park, shopping centre and food galore. A lush, grand tropical rainforest greets guests at the main entrance of the First World Hotel, followed by a spacious Spanish courtyard lobby. All rooms are comfortably furnished with modern amenities. ... more   less 
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