Kuala Lumpur’s modern skyline is dominated by skyscrappers and minarets. Malaysia’s capital city  is located right in the centre of Southeast Asia, packed with historical sites, skyscrapers, lush parks, mega shopping malls, vibrant street markets and trendy nightspots. The city is a melting pot of cultures; a mix of Malay, Chinese, Indian and Western influences. Most people speak good English, there are plenty of co-working spaces and living costs are quite cheap with yet decent standards. Overall, KL is a well-planned city to settle.

Kuala Lumpur is one of the best cities to live and work in Malaysia for remote workers and digital nomads. Check out our selection of great hotels and hostels. If this is your first time looking for accommodation in the city, we recommend you book a room for a short term rental while exploring the area and finding the perfect apartment. Prices shown may be different based on room type, availability, season and discounts. Click on “Book a Room” to get the best rate with our partner Agoda.

⭐⭐⭐⭐ Featured Hostel
The Bed KLCC
🇲🇾 This modern capsule hotel is a 12-minute walk from the 88-storey Petronas Towers. Bunk bed-style individual pods in mixed-gender and female-only rooms feature free Wi-Fi and lockers. Snug private rooms, some with desks or bunk beds, are also available. All bathrooms are shared.

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