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First World Hotel

Genting Highlands Resort, Genting Highlands 69000, Malaysia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

If you want to check in here, you should go to the counter first to make payment and get number then do the selfcheckin at the kiosk. The tower itself cant be choose unless you pay for extra charge about rm15. The newest tower is 2A, has new design & modernizer than the other tower. I myself get the room... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Worst ever customer service you can ever get all around the world, even a none star motel in the middle of the desert treats you better, staff are not friendly at all, the rooms are not clean, no ac in the rooms and above all that you dont have wifi access in your room if you need wifi you must... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

I stayed in this hotel for 2 nights, booked it via booking.com and as informed by the hotel, the rooms has WiFi, tea and coffee facilities with air-conditioning. Unfortunately I did not get any of the above, and the carpet was really dirty, the rooms smells of food. The pictures they had is not at all what I got in... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Book Direct to their website to get best price and you can check in at their machine automaticly without paid RM 15 if you are check in on the counter, Book World Club Room is best whether very very spacious, two queen bed inside, and new decor with their amazing view of clouds, choose your bfast place on their three... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

first world hotel genting highland is value for money. it is the only hotel with very affordable price on genting highland. location is the best,really comfortable to go to all attractions.rooms are clean,services are adequate but around the lobby is a very busy and crowded place.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have reviewed this hotel years ago with bad experiences. I must say the newly renovated room are so much better. I would describe this hotel as budget and self serving style kind of hotel. I would grade it as Good, 3.5 stars. Good Location - Center of Genting Highland with most facilities located at stone throw. Room - There... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It's not very cheap, but hey, it has casino, restaurants, shopping malls, adjacent to Skytrain, what else can you expect ?? Small rooms, not so clean one. Water flow was however Great. Bring your empty bottle to refill at the casino , the water fountaion located at the hotel alleys are stink.

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth every single cent you pay , of course dun go during festive and holiday season where you need to pay 2-3 times the price of normal day Newly renovated ,Room size was huge , bathroom and toilet was separate, was clean and equipped with basic toiletries

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in this hotel for one night, i.e. 15th July 2015. This hotel is very very huge. It has got around 6171 rooms which is second largest hotel in the world. It has got its name recorded in Guinness Book of World Records. Hotels lobby is so huge that it seems like airport check-in counters. They have got self... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Room size is small. Good for 2. I stayed at Tower 2A, and there was no signal for mobile phone. So do not choose Tower 2A if you need to use your mobile internet. There is no signal reception for mobile phone.

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