SEA Games: Where should you stay?

Have no clue on where to stay during the SEA Games that will begin in few days? Whether it be budget, proximity or comfort, here are a few to consider as the games commence. You may find just the place you need:

Northern Klang Valley (2 – 20 mins away by car)

Witness the many forms of martial arts including our current top-winnings of Pencak Silat in the convention halls just outside of the Suria KLCC shopping complex. Other nearby SEA Games sports events include petanque (Pudu), lawn bowling and netball (Mont Kiara), gymnastics and weightlifting (KL) and even winter sports!!

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Nearby hotels:

Type Name Price Range
1 – 3-star hotel(s) Le Apple Boutique Hotel KLCC
MyKLspace Neo Damansara
Hotel Mezzo Hanson Hotel
RM64 – RM600
4-star hotel(s) Impiana KLCC Hotel
Royale Chulan Damansara
Wedgewood Residences
City Edge Hotel Malaysia
RM85 – RM700
5-star hotel(s) Mandarin Oriental KL
Traders Hotel KL
One World Hotel
RM420 – RM1,200


Central Klang Valley (
5 – 20 mins away by car)

For the football fanatics, make your way to the Shah Alam Stadium and support our Harimau Malaya as they strive for the gold. Over at Kinrara Oval, support our cricket players as they bat themselves to victory! After a rough rugby game at the MPSJ Stadium, hop on the nearest commuter to Sunway Pyramid to catch the tenpin bowling competition!

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Nearby hotels:

Type Name Price Range
1 – 3-star hotel(s) GM Hotel
Goodhope Hotel
New Town Hotel Sunway Mentari
The Tree Boutique Hotel
Koptown Hotel Kuala Lumpur
RM75 – RM200
4-star hotel(s) Sunway Pyramid Hotel
Holiday Inn Kuala Lumpur Glenmarie
Kinrara Resort Hotel
UiTM Shah Alam
Eastin Hotel Kuala Lumpur
RM210 – RM1,380
5-star hotel(s) Sunway Resort Hotel & Spa Hotel
D’Bayou
Hilton Kuala Lumpur
RM150 – RM2,800


Bukit Jalil, Putrajaya & Selangor (
5 – 20 mins away by car)

The Bukit Jalil Stadium compound includes other mini sports complexes where a variety of sports like aquatic sports, squash, badminton and field hockey will be held. It is approximately a 10 – 15 minutes drive to the Mines Golf Resort and about another 5 more to Putrajaya; just in time to watch the Yoong siblings perform some jaw-dropping stunts on their wakeboards and the triathlon!

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Nearby hotels:

Type Name Price Range
1 – 3-star hotel(s) N3 Boutique Hotel
T.C Inn
Sepang Budget Hotel
COOP Hotel Putrajaya & Cyberjaya
RM70 – RM450
4-star hotel(s) The Home Homestay
Philea Mines Beach Resort
Dash Box Hotel
Tan ‘Yaa Hotel
RM200 – RM1,000
5-star hotel(s) Palace of the Golden Horses
Pullman Putrajaya Lakeside
Cyberview Resort & Spa
RM260 – RM4,000


Velodrome Nasional & National BMX Arena, Dataran Nilai
(2 – 20 mins away by car)

Join in the adrenaline pumping and muscle burning sport of cycling. Though quite a distance from the city centre, there are plenty of convenient stays nearby for you to enjoy the race!

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Nearby hotels:

Type Name Price Range
1 – 3-star hotel(s) Hotel Seri Nilai
Hotel Golden View Nilai
Harraz Hotel
RM45 – RM150
4-star hotel(s) Nilai Springs Resort Hotel RM290 – RM390


Terengganu International Endurance Park (
10 – 20 mins away by car)

The SEA Games will be having its equestrian competitions away from Kuala Lumpur city, all the way in the east coast state of Terengganu. You don’t even have to worry about transport as there are express buses that cover trips from KL – Terengganu. Check out CatchThatBus, they make bus bookings as seamless as possible.

spore.polo_Credit: Rizal Abdullah

Nearby hotels:

Type Name Price Range
1 – 3-star hotel(s) Razak Guest House
eRYA by SURIA Merang Kuala Terengganu
Chalet Teratak SamuderaKita
RM90 – RM140
4-star hotel(s) Homestay Amir
TH Hotel and Convention Centre Terengganu
RM200 – RM230
5-star hotel(s) Sutra Beach Resort Terengganu RM200 – RM230

 

(*booking prices may differ from the hotel website. For cheaper prices, go to booking sites such as Agoda, Booking, Hotels or Trivago)

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