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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 2 days ago
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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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Melbourne, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel was great, the weather was great. The people is nice. Many activities to do and play. But the room was very small and food is relatively expensive. Overall experience is good. Will try another hotel in genting next time.

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Shah Alam, Malaysia
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Excellent climate, great place for relaxation...with casinos, indoor theme park, outdoor theme park, restaurants, convenience shops, theatres, cinema, bars, bakeries, swimming pool, bowling alleys, banks, post office, petrol station, police station, bus stops, highly recommended if you are in Malaysia.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I go to Genting regularly and in most instances stayed at the First World Hotel. I find their hotel counter staff do not like to service with a "smile". However, on my last trip I met a counter staff who is always smiling and helpful and that really perked up my holiday there. I felt so good with her attitude... More

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Kuala Lumpur
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

hotel it is not good.no clean.room was defrent not like becher.my booking for king bed and he give me tow singel bed.but breakfast was good.th em park out door dont work.the plac was under workshop.iam not enjoy staying.check in and check out it was very easy.the hotel very big 6440 rooms

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Salmiyah, Kuwait
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a rare experience of staying in this hotel. The reception is huge and everything is well arranged. The rooms are decewnt size and there are lot of entertainment atcivities here, My daughters liked it very much.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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85 reviews 85 reviews
80 hotel reviews
620 helpful votes 620 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It is all very well having a plush reception , and a sign announcing that you hotel holds the world record for having the most rooms; But when every one of those rooms is a shabby dump there's really not too much to boast about! We stayed the night of the Lionel Richie concert on 13th April. We reserved a... More

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Taipei, Taiwan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Introduction The Chinese name of the hotel on booking.com is “雲頂名勝世界酒店”. Howerver on the official website of the Genting Highlands in the Chinese language, “名勝酒店” means “Resort Hotel”, different from First World Hotel(第一大酒店). So we check-in in the wrong hotel first. It really embarrassed me. Service Check-in area is wide with two phases. Service is routine work and standard, the... More

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New Delhi, India
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We arrived at the hotel and the first thing that struck us was its sheer size and the vibrant colors it was painted in, making it look like a giant color fountain.. The hotel has an indoor theme park which is pretty nice, though a little expensive. The buffet is lavish, but very few options for Indian vegetarians- but the... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Checked in at the e-kiosk, specified to the personnel there,that we wanted a non-smoking room with view facing the greenery- was told we could opt for only one, so we took the non-smoking room on tower 2 - 25th floor. Even though our room was a non-smoking room, it smelt of tobacco smoke the moment we walked, we had to... More

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Ipoh
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30 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Always the first choice when we're on a low budget. Rooms are small, the difference between standard and deluxe is just the size of the washroom, whether the basin is inside or out. LOL Food court downstairs is like a heaven in Genting, where you have limited choice of food. Free coffee inside First World Casino *LOL*

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

Additional Information about First World Hotel

Address: Genting Highlands Resort, Genting Highlands 69000, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Pahang > Genting Highlands
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 8 hotels in Genting Highlands
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — First World Hotel 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
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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Also Known As:
1st World Hotel
First World Genting Highlands
Hotel First World

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