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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This hotel has a great management and recption team, but the staff in the breakfast restaurant need re training in catering, we had breafast at 6.30 when it first opened and also at 10am and both times the cooked food was cold,the bread and pasteries were stale and no one seemed to know what they were doing, Apart from the... More 

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had stayed in this hotel with family and friends several times. Each time we had the privilege to enjoy the great hospitality of this hotel and the staff. We stayed in both Superior room and Merdeka Wing rooms. Rooms are very neat, clean and spacious, house keeping up to very good standard. We have booked two rooms again for... More 

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TheFederalKL, General Manager at Federal Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Golam931, Thank you for staying with us and sharing your stay experience at The Federal Hotel. We are glad to know that you have enjoyed our rooms and the service rendered by our staff. We look forward to welcome you back again. Sincerely yours. General Manager The Federal Kuala Lumpur More 

Porth, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel was really nice and the staff very friendly and helpful. Must visit the chinese restaurant inside the hotel its amazing. Even though we didn't get to eat here because it was being used for functions you just have to take a peak. Hotel is close to all the shopping malls so everything is within easy reach. Room was... More 

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TheFederalKL, General Manager at Federal Hotel, responded to this review

Dear suewg97160352, Thank you for the amazing review on our hotel and the "5 green balls". Your compliments on our service and hotel location are much appreciated as we continue to strive for service excellence. Our team is eagerly awaiting for your returning stay! Yours sincerely, General Manager The Federal Kuala Lumpur More 

Curepipe
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Federal hotel is stragetically located in KL. Many facilities are available there and nearby the hotel are lots of shopping mall. Room is cleaned everyday with amenities replenished. Good service by staff with smile on their face. Recomended to anyone planning a holiday in kl

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TheFederalKL, General Manager at Federal Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Shyam P, Thank you for your wonderful review on our room, central location and the service of our staff. We look forward to serve you again! Sincerely yours, General Manager The Federal Kuala Lumpur More 

Sydney, Australia
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37 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is very good for what you pay. It is clean and well run. It also has a nice pool in my opinion almost a necessity in an humid Asian climate. I stayed in the hotel for 9 nights. This is my 3rd trip to Kuala Lumpur I go every year for the Moto GP. The area itself is... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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72 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel was absolutely marvelous, the public areas and rooms were great. The food and beverage outlets were classy and professional. The function rooms and ballroom was superb. Even though it was a Dart Tournament event, would have appreciated had they not used disposable soft plastic holders for beer service. The really senior bartender was really over foaming the beer... More 

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TheFederalKL, General Manager at Federal Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sifuram, Thank you for your great feedback on our hotel. Your compliments on our service, cuisine, and function rooms are much appreciated as we continue to strive for service excellence. Your feedback on the bartender and beer service is well noted. We look forward to welcoming you back to The Federal Kuala Lumpur in near furture! Sincerely yours, General... More 

Perth, Australia
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65 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago credit card Amex Card Member Review

I always seem to stay here, the rooms may not be the freshest, but it's so central and the staff are always very helpful. Last stay I requested a room change because - even though it was a non-smoking floor - I could smell cigarette smoke in the room.... but it was not a problem changing rooms. The location is... More 

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TheFederalKL, General Manager at Federal Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ann-Marie M, Thank you for staying with us again at The Federal Kuala Lumpur. Situated at the heart of Bukit Bintang, our location does offer guests easy access to nearby shopping, food outlets and main tourist spots, and we are glad that you like our service. We look forward to the opportunity of welcoming you back to The Federal... More 

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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There many things that you can doing entire federal hotel area. Pools very small for 4 stars hotel. This location near to mrt (300m) and close to night life in changkat also beside the alor street. In front of hotels you can find many hookers and food. To pavilion only walking aorund 15 minutes and at night this placae very... More 

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TheFederalKL, General Manager at Federal Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Muhammad i, Our location does offer guests easy access to shopping, transportation as well as nearby dining outlets, and we are happy that you were able to benefit from our central location. We look forward to welcome you again when your travel plans take you back to the city! Sincerely yours, General Manager The Federal Kuala Lumpur More 

Bogor, Indonesia
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11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

I still wonder if This hotel is really a 4-star hotel. Seems to me that it gets this rating solely due to the location is near Alor street food parlor and within walking distance to nearby shopping spree. 20yrs ago this 4-star class could be relevant, but now the hotel condition is so old that need a major renovation to... More 

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TheFederalKL, General Manager at Federal Hotel, responded to this review

Dear arifirini, We understand that a great stay depends on many things. Keeping The Federal Kuala Lumpur looking her best is one of the most important ways we can welcome guests, and we apologize for falling short during you stay. We're very sorry that we didn't win you over during your time here and would welcome the chance to make... More 

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gujarat india
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305 reviews
73 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed October 25, 2016

its iike a five star hotel with three star price.bus and train services are so near so easy to go anywhere you want to go.rooms are wonderful and if you are non veg lover you will enjoy many diffrent varities here.stree shopping and mall are near by indian market not far 10 minutes in bus

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TheFederalKL, General Manager at Federal Hotel, responded to this review

Dear viralkumar, Thank you for taking time to review our hotel. We are glad to learned that you enjoyed your stay with us and our strategic location in Bukit Bintang - the most popular district for shopping, food and nightlife. We look forward to see you again on your next visit. Sincerely yours, General Manager The Federal Kuala Lumpur More 

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located right smack on Bukit Bintang, surrounded by shopping malls and restaurants (Chinese, Western, Japanese, Korean, Indian and Middle Eastern). The famous Alor Street (Jalan Alor Hawker Street - local foods) is opposite the hotel; and two monorail station are mere 5 minutes walk. The largest IT lifestyle in malaysia, LOW YAT PLAZA is besie hotel's rear entrance. For those who enjoy nightlife; there are pubs, clubs beside the hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Federal Hotel

Address: Federal Hotel Kuala Lumpur 35 Jalan Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur 55100, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Wilayah Persekutuan > Kuala Lumpur
Price Range: $52 - $84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Federal Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 450
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“We were on the 6th floor and got moved to the 12th because of the noise.”
 of 5 bubbles 894tonyb, 1 week ago | Read review
“we were on the tenth floor and our room over looked the swimming pool”
 of 5 bubbles suewg97160352, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Choose rooms 1 to 10 and 22 and 23 in the levels and don't go for 13-19”
 of 5 bubbles afshinh2013, Oct 14, 2016 | Read review
“Request room which windowless...as this wont be facing the busy street and less noisy.”
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“Take rooms backside to avoid noise”
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