One World Hotel, Bandar Utama
Located in one of the most popular shopping areas in Petaling Jaya, One World Hotel is a 438-room 5-star hotel that offers a new dimension in services with unparalleled facilities. Its services are conspicuously warm, fast, efficient and consistent set in an ambience of urban residential comfort with spacious public areas, plush restaurants and opulent guestrooms. Exuding luxury and sophistication, the 20-storey hotel epitomises the richness of Asian cultures seen in the splendid chandeliers and the quality marble finishes that display a genuinely warm welcome. The hotel, in Bandar Utama, Petaling Jaya, is surrounded by upscale and modern shopping malls and hypermarkets. In fact, the hotel is linked to the 6 storey 1 Utama Shopping Centre that promises an exciting shopping experience for anyone. There are 600 retail outlets, 2 cinema complexes and a 36-lane bowling alley within the walls of this shopping complex.
The façade of the hotel is adorned with Roman pillars topped with white and grey marble cornices and finished with opulent Cremia Valencia marble floors. The rest of the façade is painted with an orange-coloured hue whilst the lobby area is decorated with splendid chandeliers that hang from steel cables from the high ceilings. The front office, elevators and access to other facilities are tastefully decorated and strategically located at both wings of the lobby to mimic a spacious ambience. The F&B outlets, rooms and other facilities like The Wellness Centre and The Business Centre are beautifully done up, each with its own character and theme. This exquisite luxury hotel is ideal for both business and leisure.
The hotel is a mere 45 minutes drive from Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) by road and a 20 minute drive away from KL Sentral which is the Express Rail Link (ERL) city terminal from KLIA. The journey from the airport to the city by ERL takes only 28 minutes and it is the perfect gateway for business and leisure travellers as the hotel is easily accessible from a number of expressways such as North Klang Valley Expressway (NKVE), Federal Highway, New Pantai Expressway (NPE) and Damansara-Puchong Expressway (LDP).
The Business Centre services within the hotel are located on the 1st floor of the hotel, the Business Centre is a comprehensive, full service centre and meeting service specialist. Services available include copying, printing, fax, high speed internet, office equipment and car rentals.
A leading day spa known as the Thann Spa that grabbed the “Conde Nast Global Hot Spa Award 2006” will awaken your senses for anyone wishing to have a session done there. The place is beautifully designed with contemporary décor to provide a peaceful and relaxing sanctuary for the tired travellers and businessmen.
There is a Wellness Centre whereby the Club boasts the latest workout equipment and a team of professionals who can help you reach your fitness goals. The services of a Professional Trainer can be booked through this centre.
The hotel that aspires to lead the industry with new initiatives has a Concierge team that connects guests to a dedicated Web Site before arrival. The site provides insider information about Malaysia where locals eat and dine, where guests can pick up local products and suggested outdoor activities. Guests can send personal emails to the Concierge team to help tailor an itinerary ahead of the visit. Full Access Transportation is available through the Concierge, which includes transportation to and from the Kuala Lumpur International Airport.
The hotel also believes strongly in a human touch called “ONE Service”. Guests can simply push a special button on the guest room telephone and talk to a Customer Service Executive who will relay requests to the hotel's service departments for you. The hotel recognises that the guest's time is of significant value and hence provides such service to cut the time spent on connecting to the relevant departments. The hotel does it for the guest.
The hotel also provides parking to hotel guests, visitors, restaurant, bar and spa patrons with safe and secure service. Valet service is offered at the entrance of the hotel building at a nominal fee. Elevators to the carpark are conveniently located off the main lobby. The security department of One World Hotel will play a major role in theft prevention and detection by maintaining a close relationship with the police force. Heading the team is the Security Manager who has a vast experience with the police taskforce.
For banquets, the hotel has state-of-the-art function rooms totalling over 4,000 square metres of conference facilities and it has the space and technology that you need to meet, greet and connect. For meetings, the hotel has meeting rooms that offer everything you need to make your business conducive, meeting memorable and special event spectacular. In the event of a wedding to be celebrated here in One World Hotel, be it a Malay, Chinese, Indian, Western or theme wedding, the hotel has ample facilities to accommodate the various types of wedding settings.
The splendid chandeliers in the Grand Ballroom provide the ambience for any important occasion. Spanning over 3,100 square metres, the pillar-less Grand Ballroom can be partitioned into three rooms. There are also fifteen additional function rooms to choose from. The meeting and conference rooms are provided with modern, state-of-the-art lighting, sound systems, Internet services and satellite conferencing facilities. A team of dedicated convention services professionals are on hand to attend to your full meeting needs, from planning through to final performance.