Sofitel back in KL


KUALA LUMPUR, 18 August 2017: The doors of Sofitel Kuala Lumpur Damansara, opened for business recently, the brand’s first hotel in Malaysia.

Located in the heart of affluent Damansara Heights, the 312-room Sofitel Kuala Lumpur Damansara is part of an 8.5-acre integrated development by GuocoLand, comprising two luxury condominium blocks, two corporate office towers, the hotel and a lifestyle mall.

Designed by Wilson Associates, the hotel’s interior blends local heritage with a sophisticated feature wall depicting the country’s Wau Bulan otherwise known as the moon kite with French art vivre through an Eiffel Tower artwork.

Ranging in size from 43 to 105 square metres, rooms feature Sofitel’s signature bedding concept by MyBed, complimentary Wi-Fi and a selection of premium in-room amenities by Lanvin and Hermès.

Guests staying in suites will have access to the Club Millésime executive lounge, which offers views of the city’s skyline and provides complimentary breakfast, all-day refreshments and evening cocktails.

The property has five restaurants and bars including  the signature all-day dining restaurant Kwee Zeen serving Pan-Asian cuisine.

Conventions, weddings, and corporate events, will be a major segment of Sofitel Kuala Lumpur Damansara business mix as it promotes six meeting rooms including a pillar-less 1,100 square metre ‘Wau Bulan’ Ballroom that can accommodate up to 800 guests to the city’s corporate market.

Located midway between Kuala Lumpur and Petaling Jaya within close proximity to Kuala Lumpur Sentral, Sofitel Kuala Lumpur Damansara is within walking distance to The Pusat Bandar Damansara MRT station and 55 minutes to Kuala Lumpur International Airport.

With more than 120 hotels worldwide, Sofitel continues to expand with the openings of Sofitel Baltimore in Paris, Sofitel Dubai Wafi and Sofitel Foshan in China. In Asia Pacific, Sofitel Singapore City Centre and Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour are the newest flagships.

To mark the opening, the property is offering a weekend getaway rate at MYR398.35nett with breakfast for two at Sofitel Kuala Lumpur Damansara from now until 1 December 2017.