The studio apartment is situated in the grand and ornate historical railway building opened in the 1930 (now a Heritage site). It was one of the most remarkable and luxurious structure of the time featuring German made metal ceiling in the main lobby with expensive imported marble and fine bronze detailing with a beautiful terazzo floor. The station was featured in the 1984 film Merry Christmas, Mr Lawrence (starring David Bowie) to represent the central railway station in Kuala Lumpur-Malaysia.
The studio apartment comes with a new comfortable Queen bed with a small kitchenette fitted with a fridge & microwave, kettle, toaster, 40" LCD TV and your own private bathroom. Towels and fresh linens will be provided together with complimentary tea, coffee and milk for your enjoyment. Free WIFI is included in the rate.
If you require to do proper cooking, there are ovens and stoves at the communal kitchen with all the basic cooking utensils provided with a private fridge to store your groceries.
Laundry room with coin-operated machine is available should you require to do washing during your stay.
Discount available for long term stay. Parking not included but there are many pay parking both inside and outside the building.
-Communal kitchen space with oven, stove, cooking utensils and personal shelf with private fridge also provided
-Laundry room with washing machine/dryer (coins operated, $3 each)
Interaction with guests
If you check in during the day or early evening, I will meet and show you around the place. I am also available on phone should you require assistance during your stay.
Your host can also speak Mandarin and Cantonese.
Other things to note
Noise from passing trains can be heard from the apartment so this is not suitable for someone who is a light sleeper. However, last train operates around 11pm on weekdays and around 12am on Fri/Sat.
Check in before 3pm can be accommodated if the room is vacant on the day.
Smoking is strictly not allowed in the apartment - smoking will trigger fire alarm with fire trucks dispatch to the premise at your own cost.
Pets and loud music are also not allowed in the apartment.