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Maxims
Ranked #6 of 11 Hotels in Genting Highlands
Reviewed May 11, 2009

We booked 2 Deluxe Rooms thru Genting website as we were Genting Worldcard members.. Upon check-in, we were being debited a RM400.00 deposit (refundable @ checkout). Please note there are 3 types of rooms available..Deluxe Twin/Premier Twin/Premier King (we were told there isn’t any king beds for Deluxe) On 5th & 6th floors are the Deluxe Rooms, ask for the valley view,otherwise you’il end up with no view. Premier rooms are on the 7th floors onwards. Room was spacious (if you compare to other hotels in Genting, like the FWH), there were 2 queen beds. However it does requires refurbishment – dated decor,worn-out furnitures, stained towels/bedsheets/coffee making cockery.

The big bathroom comes with separated shower & tiny toilet cubicle... from the bathtub you could access to the bedroom by unlocking the sliding windows.
Depending on your purpose in visiting Genting, the hotel location was directly below the casino, further away from the family amusement areas, but they do offers free shuttle services every 15mins to First World Hotel (where there are theme parks & more shopping), as well as to Chin Swee Cave on hourly basis, be sure to queue outside the hotel’s entrance just in front of the valet parking. Nice restaurants around but prices can be more expensive as compared to other places in Malaysia. If gambling isn’t your forte, there is a Starbucks coffeeshop at the lobby with free wifi, relax on a latte and enjoy the cool weather, bring a jacket, it could be windy at times.

Overall i wouldn’t say it was a nice stay, go for the renovated Resort Hotel or Theme Park Hotel for cosy, clean and comfortable rooms with modern furnishings. Check on Genting website for details.

  • Stayed: April 2009, traveled as a couple
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Stayed: December 2016, traveled with family
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Stayed: September 2016
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Stayed: August 2016, traveled as a couple
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Stayed: July 2016, traveled solo
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Address: | Genting Highlands Resort, Genting Highlands 69000, Malaysia (Formerly Highlands Hotel)
Location: Malaysia > Pahang > Genting Highlands
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Casino and Gambling Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa
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Ranked #6 of 11 Hotels in Genting Highlands
Price Range: $174 - $846 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Maxims 4*
Number of rooms: 745
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Impeccable service, a splendid array of dining venues and lively entertainment are some of the activities that are bound to make yours a pleasurable stay and enjoyable trip up at the peak. ... more   less 
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