Medha.id. IHG Hotels & Resorts opened its first Crowne Plaza hotel in partnership with Yuk Tung Properties in Malaysia on 15 December 2023. The newly built 320-room Crowne Plaza Kuala Lumpur City Centre is located in the heart of the capital city and within walking distance of the KLCC business and shopping districts.
Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts is one of the world’s largest premium hotel brands, with more than 400 hotels in major cities and resort locations in 65 countries. Inspired by the evolving demand for flexible spaces, the hotel will showcase the brand’s distinctive design style, built on the blended integration of work and personal, including the Crowne Plaza patented Worklife Rooms. As a brand, Crowne Plaza has been at the forefront of understanding guest needs for productivity, restoration and inspiration.
Crowne Plaza Kuala Lumpur City Centre unveils a distinctive design narrative, a harmonious blend curated by renowned international interior and architectural design firm, the G.A Group. Helmed by Adrian Currie, the design encapsulates both the bustling energy of the city and the tranquil allure of Malaysia’s tropical rainforests.
Tailored for the contemporary traveller, these modern-designed rooms and suites, ranging from 36 to 146 square meters, offer a versatile experience with distinct zones, ensuring a perfect balance between work and relaxation. Abundant natural light bathes the rooms through expansive windows, providing panoramic views of the vibrant city centre. Innovative auto motion sensor lighting enhances guest convenience by automatically adjusting lighting levels based on occupancy.
Guests can indulge in moments of tranquillity with bathtubs and large-format bath amenities from New Zealand’s organic beauty brand, Antipodes®, ensuring a premium experience beyond design. To complement this, RhymBa Lobby Lounge & Bar elevates the traditional lounge experience by seamlessly blending co-working functionality with leisure, offering solo pods and huddle stations perfect for quick meetings or focused individual work amidst a relaxed ambience. Ascend to Level 13 and discover NEST@13, a dedicated co-working lounge, providing a stimulating environment equipped with modern amenities, ample workspace options, and a private meeting room.
Merchants All Day Dining, located on Level 13, invites guests on a global culinary journey in a vibrant and stylish setting. The restaurant’s interior, featuring communal tables, open kitchens, and décor evoking the vibes of a bustling marketplace, creates a warm and inviting atmosphere. From the aromatic ‘BBQ Free Range Chicken’ to the flavourful ‘River Shrimp Curry Noodles’ and indulgent ‘Pandan Burnt Basque Cheesecake,’ each of this signature dish captures the rich tapestry of Malaysian flavours. Executive Chef Adrian Jackson, with over 30 years of expertise, leads this gastronomic odyssey, making each dining experience a masterpiece.