W Kuala Lumpur finally opens its doors, much to the anticipation of locals and tourists alike. Announced May 2018, W Hotels Worldwide announced their first foray in Malaysia, placing W Kuala Lumpur in the cosmopolitan capital of Kuala Lumpur. Erected across the iconic PETRONAS Twin Towers, W Kuala Lumpur already stands as a significant landmark in the capital city with its extravagant façade, striking a perfect balance between the uniqueness of Kuala Lumpur and the dynamic design W is known for all over the world.
Featuring 150 stylish guest rooms and suites, each room showcases a different angle of the city. W also brings along their interpretation of luxury living with their WOW Suites and Extreme WOW Suite. Besides that, W Kuala Lumpur is also bound to be the centre of Kuala Lumpur’s social scene, featuring six restaurants and bars, each accommodating to the different needs of everyone. W Kuala Lumpur, placed at the center of the hustle and bustle of the city, will also offer the AWAY Spa. The name speaking for itself, the spa offers the perfect mix of relaxation and luxury. Not all play, W Kuala Lumpur also offers function spaces for conferences or even weddings, while the Great Room will also boast one of the biggest ballrooms in the city centre.
The grand opening of W Kuala Lumpur was a party like no other. Held at the WOOBAR and WET Deck, guests were treated to a plethora of drinks and delectable hors d’oeuvres, all this with the party scene overlooking the magnificent night view of the PETRONAS Twin Towers. Filled with endless champagne and the most glamorous of company, guests could even commemorate the occasion with a picture taken at a designated station helmed by a professional photographer, with the iconic W as a prop.
All in all, W Kuala Lumpur has already made its mark in Malaysia. Arriving with the biggest of parties and a reputation to match, the hotel has a lot to live up to, but then again, it definitely has the quality to live up to its billing.