Originating from a diverse country like ours, finding the ideal destination for your wedding can be arduous, especially when looking for a mirror match. Enter Malaysia — the place of stunning coastal regions, a contrast of modern and traditional architecture and towering cultural eclectics, ready to host your dream wedding with open arms.
In a quest to find the perfect destinations for your big day celebrations, a name that reverberates with culturally diverse backdrops and exemplary hospitality, nothing approximates Malaysia. With the country doing its spadework to invite wedding tourism, it was time we brought you a detailed guide on Kuala Lumpur’s best offerings as your wedding destination.
When you want to begin with the extraordinary, the Sunway Resort is the first of the series that delivers unparalleled host services. Bathed in luxury, the hotel is resplendent in creating an impact of impeccable service to your guests. Situated in the heart of the Sunway City in Kuala Lumpur, the resort boasts palatial architecture, 477 rooms and suites, the Grand Lagoon Ballroom, and Sunway Pyramid Convention Centre — ready to host a majestic wedding. The resort nestles theme parks, including water, amusement, wildlife parks and several more, almost a city in itself. The exclusivity doesn’t end here as it also hosts the Gordon Ramsay Bar & Grill by the multi-Michelin starred chef and the 20th Club with panoramic views to hold your ‘adults-only’ pre-wedding soiree. The Sunway Resort is deemed the city’s most iconic hotel for chiselling lasting memories of your wedding.
The Saujana Hotel
If your satiety for luxury is beyond just landscapes and you yearn for a lake and a golf course, The Saujana Hotel is the destination. The five-star luxury hotel is located in the Shah Alam area and concedes 355 rooms and a luxury suite surrounded by 160 acres of nature’s best. Eight restaurants and bar areas serve the finest delicacies and mixes from oriental to Italian to Japanese. Courtyards, gardens, banquets or the poolside venue can be your choices for hosting grand ceremonies. The hotel offers sightseeing tours, a spa and other wellness services for activities.
JW Marriott Hotel Kuala Lumpur
Located right in the heart of Kuala Lumpur’s central business district, the Golden Triangle, the Happening Hotel, as it is popularly known, is a multi-story high-rise hotel with over 29 stories holding 738 rooms and suites. The pillarless royalty of the Mayang Sari Grand Ballroom or the Bayu Ballroom and 22 meeting rooms offer great venue choices. The culinary experts offer an entirely customised menu for the events, with their mastery sprawling the hotel’s five restaurants and bars.
Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur
Imagine yourselves exchanging your love for each other overlooking The Petronas Twin Towers. The fantasy can just become true when you host your wedding at the Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur. Its 629 stay categories have it all — rooms, apartments, clubs, and suits all tastefully designed. 11 indoor venues and the grand ballroom promise to provide exemplary settings for your wedding celebrations. Eight restaurants and bars serve myriad cuisines, including Mosaic, which offers a taste for the Indian buds by Chef Gopal Chakkaravarthi. A spa, wellness and health centre offers a variety of signature treatments for tired wedding-dancing soles.