Fast Facts


Opening Date
20 April 1985

General Manager
Mr. Manfred Weber

Total Number of Rooms

662 rooms consisting of:

  • 561 Guestrooms
  • 101 Suites

Club Floor
The Horizon Club rooms are located on levels 20 to 23 while the Horizon Club Lounge is located at Level 1.

Jurubena Bertiga International

Interior Designer
Graham Solano

Landscape Designer / Architect
Belt, Collins & Associates

History of the Building / Milestones
Hotel construction was completed in 19 September 1984.


Shangri-La Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, is just a 5-minute walk from Petronas Twin Towers, 10-minute walk to major shopping districts and 15-minute walk to Kuala Lumpur Tower.

The hotel overlooks the Petronas Twin Towers with Kuala Lumpur Tower and Bukit Nanas Forest Reserve bordering the premises from the sides and back respectively.

  • Best Business Hotel in Kuala Lumpur 2013 by Business Traveller (Asia-Pacific)
  • Hotel of the Year Award 2012 within Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts Group
  • “Best Luxury Hotel in Malaysia” by TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards, 2012
  • Asean Green Hotel Award 2012
  • Global Winner in the "Best Luxury Business Hotel" and "Best City Hotel" categories by World Luxury Hotel Awards 2011
  • Top 10 Masters Awards for Best-Brand in Hotel-Business by Brand Laureate Awards 2010-2011
  • Outstanding Achievement (5-Star Accommodation Category) by Kuala Lumpur Mayor's Tourism Awards 2011