5 Ipoh Hotels to book for your Malaysia Travel Holiday
Ipoh the capital city of Perak located in northern Malaysia is one of the country’s biggest cities. It is about a 2-hour drive from the north of Kuala Lumpur and the city of Penang is just 1.5 hours away. As it is divided into the old city and the metro, Perak’s capital city offers a unique Malaysia travel experience with its variety of Malaysia attractions that range from beautiful shop-houses and heritage buildings to the city’s hip cafes and restaurants that have made the once sleepy town alive.
To help you decide where to stay in Ipoh, our Malaysia travel guide today is here to give you a run-down of Ipoh’s 5 best hotels to book for your Malaysia travel holiday!
M Boutique Hotel
Photo Courtesy: M Boutique Hotel Facebook Page
Located not far from Ipoh’s city centre is M Boutique Hotel that boasts 3 thematic floors and a total of 93 hotel rooms to accommodate local and foreign travellers. This chic hotel’s charm comes from its contemporary and colonial interior that gives a sense of what it was like from years back but with a modern twist. You can find antique wooden furniture, exposed brick walls and artworks throughout the hotel. There’s also an in-house restaurant on the ground floor for your dining experience.
Price: Starts at 150 RM
Address: 2, Hala Datuk 5, 31650 Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
Ipoh Bali Hotel
Photo Courtesy: Ipoh Bali Hotel Facebook Page
Ipoh Bali Hotel is exactly what the name says. It’s a Bali-inspired hotel right in the heart of Ipoh which transports you to the beautiful island of Bali without leaving the city. It’s like experiencing two places at once! When you step inside, you can immediately feel like you’re in the famous tropical destination with the traditional bamboo cages, antique natural woods, luxury wooden furniture and plants carefully placed in different parts of the hotel. If you want a luxury stay during your Malaysia travel experience, Ipoh Bali Hotel is the accommodation to book!
Price: Starts at 230 RM
Address: 12, Lorong Cheah Cheang Lim, 30350 Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
Photo Courtesy: Weil Hotel Facebook Page
Whether it’s for business, leisure or pleasure, have the best Malaysia travel experience exploring the city of Ipoh when you book your stay at WEIL Hotel set in Ipoh’s old town heritage. This Ipoh hotel is a destination itself with a variety of dining options from the 4 in-house restaurants that serve the best of Malaysia local food and famous international cuisine. WEIL Hotel also offers incredible views of the city and the surrounding limestone hills. You can cool down from the summer heat by taking a dip at the swimming pool located on the top floor or simply enjoy the incredible sunset view after a day of sight-seeing different Malaysia attractions.
Price: Starts at 180 RM
Address: 292, Jalan Sultan Idris Shah, 30000 Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
Sekeping Kong Heng
Photo Courtesy: Sekeping Kong Heng Facebook Page
The latest addition to the Sekeping family of retreat is an Ipoh hotel right smack in the city’s old town. Sekeping Kong Heng is located in a 3-storey neo-classical building with distinct features still visible as hotel management tried to preserve as much of the old building as possible. At the first floor, there is a café to serve delicious coffee and local Malaysia food. If you’re up for a café hunting, there are many different cafes surrounding the hotel, which coffee lovers can truly enjoy.
Price: Starting at 220 RM
Address: 74, Jalan Bandar Timah, 30000 Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
Photo Courtesy: Indulgence Living Facebook Page
Last but not the least for our featured Ipoh hotels is Indulgence Living, a boutique hotel owned by Julie Song who started her business with a café and eventually decided to open a stylish hotel in Ipoh that is nestled in lush greenery. The cosy, beautiful hotel is oozing with charm from the casual Colonial style as seen with every detail of Indulgence Living. With a mission to offer guests a homey and stylish accommodation, booking a stay in this hotel is the perfect place for a travel experience like no other.
Price: 190 RM
Address: 14, Jalan Raja Dihilir, 30350 Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
Now, for the list of places to visit in Malaysia, you can check out our Malaysia travel guides for different tourist places and things to do in Malaysia. Hurry and start planning your itinerary today!
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