5 Strategic Room Rental Locations in Kuala Lumpur. Where To Rent A Room.

Updated: Apr 17, 2021

Post-pandemic (covid-19) situation in Malaysia is far from over. However, due to the plentiful of job opportunities resurfacing in central Kuala Lumpur, job seekers starting to flock the city centre of Kuala Lumpur. With the rise in employment coupled with the drop in spending power, Kuala Lumpur Room Rental sees a huge surge in demand. One of the most asked question, where should I rent a room in Kuala Lumpur?

If you search through the web, you can see lots of private owners & agencies putting up their rooms to rent. When it comes to room rental, not all accommodations are made equal. Below are some locations that you should know before deciding where to settle down and commit to renting a room.

In addition, not all agencies and room rental operators are made equal. In Kuala Lumpur, the most trusted operator is Utopia Co-Living. With over 1000 rooms and free switching services, it is the most preferred room rental company. You can read more about them here.

Below are our top 5 location to rent a room in Kuala Lumpur.

1. Rent a Room @ Bukit Bintang (Pavillion Shopping District)

Night Life in Central Bukit Bintang
Night Life in Central Bukit Bintang

Bukit Bintang (also know as Bintang Walk) is Kuala Lumpur’s most popular shopping and entertainment district. One of the best perks of renting a room here is that this area offers choices of restaurants & eateries, shopping malls such as the high end Pavilion Mall, Fahrenhite88 Mall, and Lot10. You can also get to anywhere easily via the public transportation - including those of MRT Bukit Bintang, Monorails Raja Chulan, taxis, buses and even just by foot!

Furthermore, Changkat Bukit Bintang is just a steps away. Changkat is famous with its nightlife and regarded as the must-go party venue in the city’s lively yet fluid clubbing scene. A busy street which lined with plenty of international two-storey resto-bars, snazzy nightclubs, posh cocktail lounges, and lively Irish pubs. If you are finding a place to have some leisure activities after works, you should rent a room within Bukit Bintang.

In short: Fun, young and exciting. Can be rowdy at certain times. Convenience is a big plus. Overall : 8/10 Safety : 6/10 Convenience : 10/10

2. Rent a Room @ Kuala Lumpur City Centre (KLCC - Twin Towers)

View of Malaysia iconic KLCC Nightview
Iconic KLCC Twin Towers

Need no introduction. If you are able to find a reasonably priced room here, it means you are very lucky! With KLCC's strategic of location, this area opens up to countless of opportunities for those who are starting his or her journey in KL. Not only this, if you rent a room near KLCC, you just need to walk few steps to the capital’s landmark, Petronas Twin Towers. Besides, The Intermark KLCC offers a satisfying selection of shopping and dining options in Kuala Lumpur C