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Ancasa Hotel & Spa Kuala Lumpur

3.0 out of 5.0

Recent guest reviews

The hotel is very nice and clean. The shuttle bus quite late need to improve more.Near the Twin Town. The staff also helpful. The food was great.quite noisy in the morning. I will come back if i come to Malaysia.

Stayed here for 3 nights, Location is good, Breakfast was ok with both asian and western choices. At the time of my visit I couldn't access the gym due to maintenance. Service was ok, Wifi not the best

Booked a deluxe room on a high floor but given a superior room on the 4th floor.Not happy. Staff were not helpful. Room facilities were adequate.Breakfast were not as good as previous stay.Used to have Curry chicken with the Nasi Lemak..Hot food were lukewarm.Location was good.Some renovation work going on.

We stayed in this because of its location (we have been here before). 30 of us stays in 15 rooms & at least half complained whilst in the bus that morning. We thought to having checked into a slightly upgraded hotel compare to previous. Taking a bath was a battle to keep our clothing dry, our hair, the towels & worst, the whole vanity top & electrical were splashed with water sprouting from the shower heads.....(Described) there is a fountain within. So not many of us realise & have to use the wet towel to dry us off & hang the wet night wears blasting the airconditioner. While seated on the bed just that few seconds ago sparring our thoughts about how this hotel could improve, , a brown bug (the size of a lady-bird), & with small black spots landed on my arms....wanting to smash it, it quickly hop of & with a heavy heart, could not find it any where around.....Huh, a bug??? not sure what type is in our room & probably on our bed....we stayed in room #922...(lest some action can be taken). The worst was yet to come. 30 or us alighted into the Café, for our in-house breakfast....(6.30am start to 9.30am). Our departure was 8.45am. At 7.30am having seated, we circled the whole restaurant....we circled the restaurant probably the sixth time now,,, yes sixth time & there were no food (not enough food)...I asked for a piece of butter twice & non came for the next 10 minutes.... No more Nasi-Lemak, no more plain porridge, no more noodles, no more cups nor drinks, no more fruits, no more everything including butter. The noodle counter has its fish balls & fish cakes cleared but they were SOUR according to many in the group who tried..... only the egg counter served by a petite girl, has a long queue (she was overworked that morning). Even hard boil eggs there was NONE. 20 minutes now, feeling frustrated & short changed I hunted for the tour leader but no where to be found (he was late)... I approached the Hotel counter to ask for its General Manager or whoever, to very quickly top up the food, drinks, cups, or anything edible to be on the buffet table. Alas, A Hungry Group is An Angry Group. Many counters started to be top up....the porridge even has salted eggs to go along. A staff took pictures of the food counter upon the top-up probably in anticipation of this complaint, or to cover their own "Backside". Why would they wait for 30 or more minutes to start topping up?? Didn't they anticipate the number of guest the number of days staying??? Too many questions remain to be answered by the management.

Wrote to the manager in advance to request for connecting and upgraded rooms but sadly the requested action was not taken and staff during check in was uncleared and appeared confused. We dont blame the staff as the hotel seemed to be overbooked. Kudos to the housekeeping staff who are prompt in their responses. Some rooms lights were not functioning and very dim. The water heater temperature was too hot. We did not call for the technician as it was already late and as the hotel was going through upgrading, we adjusted with the basic. The lift for some reasons is programmed to stop automatically at all the floors when going down...Can be annoying if you are in a rush to check-out in the morning. Whatsmore, this hotel is popular for large groups - Spotted a group of Sri Lanka tourists & Singapore tourists . Breakfast spread was average. Food was saltish, the bread was hard and the ladies service staff could be friendlier... Not worth for the RM30. You could get better choice at the nasi padang shop downstairs/walk to Family Mart for some fresh sandwiches. Suggest to choose this hotel only if you want convenience as its very near to Chinatown and KL Hop On Bus service (Alights at Kota Raya Shopping Center, where most Filipino goods can be bought). Tips: Book the shuttle service in advance with the reception staff. They provide daily shuttle from hotel to KLCC & Bukit Bintang area daily 10.00am & 11.30am (one way)

I think this hotel have a very strategic location. You can go to china town and pasar seni by walking. And there are MRT station at Plaza Rakyat also. So it wil easyly if you like go to the KLCC or the other famous place in KL. The staff are friendly, the room was so comfortable, the view was so very beautiful and the food on breakfast was so delicious. I love it!!!

Overall hotel is okey. Location is central of kuala lampur. Rooms are spacious and comfortable, but I want this hotel should have basic amenities in the room such as: tooth brush, toothpaste, slippers,... Breakfast is poor, although it opened from 6 am, I came in 6.30 am breakfast was not enough to choose them. Staffs were slow & need to re-trained. Overall, this place is okey to stay. Hotel staff is nice. They helped in all possible manner. Although our room digital keys stopped working several times. But staff issued us duplicate keys quickly. Overall good.

Stayed in this hotel n hotel service in housekeeping falls very much below average. For every step need to call for housekeeping service. Lift breakdown to carpark but need to wait for a month to get the spare parts.

Overall a nice hotel. Rooms are spacious and comfortable. Although furniture is old but still comfortable. Location is good. Just 5 mins walk from China market and 10 mins walk from central market. Very close to all site seeing activities. Hotel staff is nice. They helped in all possible manner. Although our room digital keys stopped working several times. But staff issued us duplicate keys quickly. Overall good.

Hotels was near to Petaling Street ,Dine in for Ramadhan Buffet, however the service was not very impressive. Ask the restaurant staff to clear dirty plate on the table BUT there is no response from the staff, Dirty plate and chip bowl at the buffet. We had to wait for 30minutes for Teh Tarik refilling. Air conditioning quite warm Expect this matter everything is quite good.

Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock Kuala Lumpur

Hotel highlights

  • Walking distance to Petaling Street and Merdeka Square
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Spa

Located in Chinatown, Ancasa Hotel & Spa Kuala Lumpur is within a 5-minute walk of Petaling Street and within 15 minutes of other popular attractions like Merdeka Square. This 300-room, 3-star hotel has a restaurant along with conveniences like a full-service spa and free in-room WiFi. Jamek Mosque and Sultan Abdul Samad Building are also a short walk from this Kuala Lumpur hotel.


Enjoy a bite to eat at Saffron Brasserie, the hotel's onsite restaurant. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with 24-hour room service. Start each morning with buffet breakfast, available for a fee from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM.


All of Ancasa Hotel & Spa Kuala Lumpur's 300 air-conditioned rooms provide refrigerators, coffee makers, and free newspapers. Guests can expect to find free WiFi and LCD TVs with satellite channels. Bathrooms offer rainfall showers, free toiletries, and slippers. Free bottled water and safes are other standard amenities.

Property features

Guests staying at Ancasa Hotel & Spa Kuala Lumpur enjoy access to a full-service spa, a fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. If you drive, self parking is MYR 10.00 per stay, and there's also a free shopping center shuttle. Front-desk staff can answer questions 24/7, and assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this spa hotel include conference space and a porter/bellhop.

Room options

Ancasa Room

Full 1 | Sleeps 3

Deluxe Room

Full 1 | Twin 2 | Sleeps 3

Junior Suite (Breakfast for 2 Adults & 2 Child)

Full 1 | Sleeps 4

Family Suite (1 Double bed and Pull out bed)

Full 1 | Sleeps 4

Reviews from Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor aggregated rating

61% of guests recommend this hotel

Total of 672 reviews