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First World Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Genting Highlands Resort, Genting Highlands 69000, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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103 reviews 103 reviews
30 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Visited here again. This time stayed in a deluxe room with a view of the valley. Drawn away the curtain, the sunlight makes the room brighter. Recent refurbishing change the old CRT tv into an LCD type tv mounted on the wall. As usual, kiosk check-in was very fast. We got our room at 8 am. Room comes with safe... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

self service..contains 6118 rooms.its name is on Guinness world records..excellent maintenance and must stay..we stayed for one night.it was a great lifetime experience. .everything is automated..rooms were clean and excellent decorative. .great hotel to stay..indian restaurant is also in yhe campus. .need to search a little. .

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Singapore, Singapore
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35 reviews 35 reviews
10 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited on 11 July and stayed two nights in this hotel on Tower 2 side. It is convenience to go around when staying in this hotel. Most of the attractions and shops are conjoin to this hotel. Love the rooms. the twin beds is huge. Could sleep for two normal size person. you can join it also. The room have... More

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Coimbatore, India
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked the First World Club Room for 2 nights & 3 days. -The staff who was at the reception desk was so rude & we were so frustrated to begin with. -We were not allowed to park the car in the lobby since the entire lobby was tow away zone. I wasn't sure how to bring my baggage to... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel with a lot entertainment for the whole family member, let say, many casino, shopping centre, food court, indoor theme park for kids and outdoor theme park for teenager. I can say, this hotel provided more than 1.000 room.

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New Delhi, Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It is just not a hotel but a whole city within. Shopping complex, restaurant, theme park, taxi stand and what not. You will find everything in it. It just does not end. Make sure you have only one small bag if want to travel by ropeway.

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Surat, Gujarat, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Simply amazing... what a location and what a giant hotel! Have very few words to describe this hotel... so much of activities, lot of restaurants, casinos, joy rides, amusement parks, live bands, lot of food and shopping... this place is completely filled with action... rooms are very decent and quiet. What a hotel....wow....

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Singapore, Singapore
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21 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It has been multiple trips to Genting since young and after few years, revisited the resort again with parents. Decided to stay in First World Hotel for convenience of the bus terminal after flying to KL. Booked 2 Deluxe Rooms and requested to connecting rooms and was given. Maybe it was off peak period so we had an early check-in... More

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Thane, India
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3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited First World Hotel in April 2014. We had booked 2 rooms. The hotel lobby is far away from the cable car station and the way is quite confusing. The automated check in procedure is quite cumbersome even for techno savvy persons although there are staff members to help, it is quite time consuming. Although we had booked online... More

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Sindh Province, Pakistan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Checking in through counters is a lengthy process (getting the request number for going to the check in counter, wait for that number to be called at the counter, time at the check in counter to get the keys to the reserved room). There are check in/out kiosks as well, but not availed them at least for check in, so... More

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  • Theme park(58)
  • Deluxe room(13)
  • Indoor and outdoor(10)
  • Very small(8)
  • Cable car(5)
  • Standard room(4)
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  • Very good(4)
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  • Shopping mall(3)

Additional Information about First World Hotel

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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Also Known As:
1st World Hotel
First World Genting Highlands
Hotel First World

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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites
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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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