Travelling on a budget is everyone’s dream. But how many people become successful in fulfilling this dream? Many new travellers face various problems regarding accommodation. Some of them fail to find budget hotels and end up wasting a lot of money on accommodation. As a result, they often start to hate the idea of travelling.
If you are travelling to Kuala Lumpur, we help you find some of the best budget hotels in Kuala Lumpur. We have created a list of the top 10 budget hotels in Kuala Lumpur to make your travel experience cost-effective. If you are looking for luxurious accommodation in Kuala Lumpur here is our The 10 Best Luxury Hotels in Kuala Lumpur where you will find 10 best luxurious hotels located in and around Kuala Lumpur
All the hotel rates mentioned below are from Booking. The rates might be a bit different on other hotel reservation websites.
Hotel Sentral is located in Jalan Thambypillai, Brickfields 50470, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. This hotel is near to many express rails that will lead you to the most beautiful destinations of the city. You will get one room for one person per night only for RM 66.74($16).
You will find many mouth-watering local and international cuisines on the 5th floor of the hotel at a restaurant named Starmint Coffee House. In the Sentro Lounge of the hotel, you can sip some exotic cocktails and drinks. The breakfast hours are from 7 am to 10:30 am.
You can enjoy free Wi-fi, Laundry & Dry Cleaning, a Covered Car Park, Extra Bed & Baby Cot, Room Service and many other facilities in Hotel Sentral. The top travel attractions near Hotel Sentral are Aquaria KLCC, Chinatown, KL Bird Park, Merdeka Square, Lake Gardens Kuala Lumpur etc.
The Bed is located at the heart of Kuala Lumpur. You can reach here by LRT Kelana Jaya Line, KL Monorail, GOKL City Bus, MRT Sungai Buloh- Kajang Line, or by self-driving. Rooms start at RM 58.40($14) per night for one person. In this hotel, you will be facilitated with free Wi-fi, a very comfortable bed, a very insta-friendly lounge and tip-top & personalized service.
Hotel Chinatown 2 is a budget-friendly hotel located in the heart of Chinatown, Malaysia. Near the hotel, you can walk to the Central Market, a part of the city’s heritage and culture since 1888. Moreover, the streets in Chinatown are pleasing to the eyes because of different local shops.
You can stay for a night in this hotel for as low as RM 46.01($11.03). You can have lunch at the nearby restaurants- Le Petit Chef, Restaurant Fong Yuan, Lucy In The Sky Cafe, etc.
In Hotel Chinatown 2 you can enjoy facilities like free Wi-fi, current exchange, airport pickup service etc.
4. Royce Hotel KL Sentral
Royce Hotel has a chic centralized location, luxurious rooms, acclaimed dining outlets and a sumptuous spa. You can stay here alone for RM 62.57($15) per night. They have special airport transfer rates for all their hotel guests.
Near the hotel, you will find some of the beautiful travel destinations of Kuala Lumpur. KLCC twin towers, KL Tower, Bukit Bintang, and Batu Caves are less than 5 km from the hotel. Little India, China town, Nu Sentral mall, National History Museum, National Railway, National Mosque, Hindu Temple, KL Bird Park, and Central Market are at a walking distance of 2-15 minutes.
In Royce Bistro, you can try out the best Malaysian dishes. Mile Hi rooftop bar & restaurant serves chilled beers, wines, liquors, signature Royce cocktails with Tandoori specials. They play Jazz, Arabic and RnB music all night in the bar.
5. Easy Hotel KL Sentral
Easy Hotel KL Sentral is situated in the heart of Brickfield KL Sentral. It is the exact opposite of NU Shopping Mall and next to the Monorail Station. The rates start at RM 66.74($16) per night for one person.
There are special facilities like a rooftop garden and a rooftop gym inside the hotel. ABC Restaurant is located on one side of the hotel and is open 24 hours daily.
The top attractions near Easy Hotel are Bird Park, Petronas Tower – KLCC, Nu Shopping Mall, and Menara KL Tower.
6. Citi Hotel KL Sentral
Citi Hotel Kl Sentral is a 3-star accommodation set close to Bangsar. The hotel has facilities like free wireless internet access, an in-room safe and a writing desk are standard features of guest rooms. They also have kitchen facilities, such as an electric kettle, a dishwasher and coffee & tea making facilities. You can stay here alone for RM 62.57($15) per night.
You can have your food at MTR 1924 Malaysia and Indian Spices Village, 50 metres away from the hotel. You can book your stay at Citi Hotel for 15 dollars per night.
7. Space Hotel
Just like The Bed KLCC, Space Hotel is also located in the heart of Kuala Lumpur city. Most of the Kuala Lumpur attraction places are within walking distance from this hotel. You can stay here alone for RM 29.20($7) per night.
This hotel has fantastic facilities like high-speed wi-fi, a separate bathroom, self-service laundry, 24 hr CCTV protection, etc. Above all, it’s an enjoyable hotel to stay at. The interior of this hotel will give you the feeling of being an astronaut.
D’Garden Boutique Hotel Kuala Lumpur is a 2-star hotel located 5 km from Starhill Gallery and 3.8 km from Petronas Twin Towers. Here you will find many facilities like wi-fi connection, parking, electric cattle, flat-screen TV, private shower, complimentary toiletries etc. The rate for one-night accommodation for one person starts from RM 66.74($16).
Near the hotel, you will find some of the top travel destinations of Kuala Lumpur. Aquaria KLCC, Pudu Ulu Playground, Buddha Jayanti Temple, KLCC Park and My Town Shopping Centre are less than 5 km distant from the hotel.
If you book your stay at D’Garden Boutique Hotel, buffet breakfast will be provided to you daily. You can enjoy Indian and Asian meals at Sam’s Kitchen within 5 minutes’ walk of the hotel. The onsite snack bar has coffee and tea for your refreshment. For transportation, you will find Maluri train station is within 10 minutes’ walk away.
Westree Hotel is just 28 minutes away from Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA). It provides cosy, comfortable, fully air-conditioned rooms with facilities like wardrobe, chair, writing desk, and bathrooms equipped with water heater, shower area, washbasin and large bathroom mirror. You can book a Deluxe Single Room for RM 62.57($15) per night only for yourself.
The nearby attractions of Westree Hotel include National Mosque, Bird Park, Nu Sentral Mall, Petronas Twin Towers, Aquaria KLCC, Bukit Bintang, Butterfly Park, and The Gardens Mall.
There are coffee and tea-making facilities inside the hotel. For the meal, you will find many good restaurants nearby. Indian Spices Village, Domino’s Brickfields, ABC Bistro Cafe, Peter’s Pork Noodle, and Mr Naan & Mrs Idly are walking distance from the hotel.
10. Asia Like Boutique Hotel
Asia Like Boutique Hotel is within 800 metres of Berjaya Times Square. It has facilities like a flat-screen TV, a private bathroom with a bidet, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. Guest rooms at Asia Like Boutique Hotel have a seating area. You can accommodate your one night’s stay here for RM 29.20($7).
You will find exciting places like The Weld, Kuala Lumpur Convention Center and Aquaria KLCC nearby. 2.3 km away from the hotel, there is Dinner in the Sky KL. As the name suggests, this restaurant is only open during dinner. Burger on 16- Kuala Lumpur and VCR cafes are nearby to have your breakfast and lunch.
So, this was our list of the 10 best budget hotels in Kuala Lumpur. All these hotels have rates lower than 20 dollars. So, these hotels are pretty affordable for backpackers. If you have been to one of these hotels, let us know about your experience.