Talk like the locals!

We at The 5 Elements Hotel would like to ensure that our guest’s are enjoying their time here at Malaysia’s cultural spot, Chinatown. One of many ways to truly enjoy a foreign destination is by enveloping in the local culture and language. Listed down below are some examples of phrases in the native language of Malaysia, Bahasa Malaysia that you can try when interacting with the locals.

English Bahasa Malaysia
Thank you Terima Kasih
Good Morning Selamat Pagi
Good Afternoon Selamat Tengah Hari
Good Evening Selamat Petang
Goodbye Selamat Tinggal
How are you? Apa Khabar?
I Am Fine Khabar Baik
How Much? Berapa?
What Is This? Apakah Ini?
I Do Not Understand Saya Tidak Faham
Where Is This? Dimanakah Ini?

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Petronas Twin Towers


Build in 1996, The Petronas Twin Tower is one of Malaysia’s tallest building. It remains the status of world’s tallest twin structure to date, which is one of the reasons it is known all over the world. The ‘corn’ like building has 88 floors and it is 451.9 Meters tall (1,483ft).

While a majority of it’s space is occupied by offices, the base of the building is a large 1,500,000 square feet of retail centre offering luxury goods and high street labels. If you feel like having stroll on the park, just step outside to the KLCC Park where 17 acres (6.9 hectors) of park reserved in the middle of the city with beautiful fountains, jogging path, children’s playground and wading pools. In the night time, the fountain turns into a colourful light and water show that will surely entertain you.

Located 3.1 kilometers away from The 5 Elements Hotel, head down to our website http://www.the5elementshotel.com.my to book from a wide variety of boutique room choices.

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Travel Essentials Checklist

Our team here at The 5 Elements Hotel would like to ensure that our guest’s stay with us are as comfortable and worry-free as it can be. One of many ways of achieving a trouble-free holiday is to ensure that all travel essentials are packed. Here’s a short item list that we’ve prepared for use of those traveling to the wonderful land of Kuala Lumpur.

Travel Documents & Finances
According to where you’re traveling from, this are some of the most crucial items to be checked upon for your travels.
– Personal ID
– Passport / Visa
– Local Currency
– Credit Card
– Hotel / Tour Guide Contact Information
– Insurance Documents
– Emergency Contact Information

Clothing and Wearable
Malaysia, a tropical climate country which basically means the weather here is hot and humid all year round, with exceptions of rainy monsoon seasons. This means, as a rule of thumb when packing for your travels, ensure that your clothes are light and breathable. Depending on the season, a rain jacket is also a must.
– Light T Shirt
– Shorts
– Skirts
– Dresses
– Sandals
– Sports Shoes
– Sunglasses
– Rain Jacket

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Lo Hei Event at The 5 Elements Hotel

Here’s a look at our Lo Hei Event held at The 5 Elements Hotel during the previous Chinese New Year season. Amazing Lion Dance performances, exiting activities, and not to forget the very… very long table of Loh Sang that our team along with our guest joined in the final Prosperity Toss.

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Malaysia – Year of Festivals 2015

Looking for more reasons to visit the wonderful melting pot of culture, Malaysia in 2015? Well, we have something that will get a hold of your attention and that is the Malaysia Year of Festival 2015.

What is it you ask? Malaysia Year of Festival 2015 is a yearlong celebration of cultural festivals, shopping extravaganzas, international acclaimed events, arts and music showcases, and much.. much more! This initiative is made with the goal of celebrating the diversity that encompasses the whole of Malaysia, which is described in the national slogan of “Malaysia Truly Asia”.

Running throughout the year 2015, there is no doubt that many more exciting activities and events will be organized to look forward to in Malaysia.

If you’re looking for a great accommodation to compliment your truly asia holiday in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, head down to our website http://www.the5elementshotel.com.my to book from a wide variety of boutique room choices.

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Want unique? Go boutique!

There is no objection that when it comes to hotel choice, luxury is always best, but it is not accessible by many due to the ridiculous price range offered by these establishments. This is the reason behind the rising of up and coming trend of Boutique hotels worldwide. Though the class of boutique in itself might cause some confusion in consumers, what it is basically is a balance of both luxury quality at budget affordability.

Such example of this unique class of lodging is The 5 Elements Hotel located in the heart of Chinatown, Kuala Lumpur. Not only do we offer great quality when it comes to facilities and amenities for our guests, but it is also complimented by great pricing strategy which allows great affordability without compromise. No longer will you be sacrificing your comfort staying in a budget backpackers lodge due to budget restraints.

One other main factor in choosing Boutique hotels over any other is the unique styling of the establishments. Here at The 5 Elements Hotel, in addition to the facilities and amenities that ensures a good stay experience, our rooms are also uniquely designed with one-of-a-kind arts and decor to match the boutique theme of living in harmony with the 5 elements. Not only will it be pleasing to the eye, it will also help in creating a welcoming atmosphere for our guests as soon as they arrive to our doorstep.

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