Working from home has become part of the new norm for many and although it comes with a list of clear benefits, it also has drawbacks. Finding a proper work life balance, suffering from cabin fever, lack of human interaction and being in a non-conducive work environment are just some of the downsides that are plaguing WFHers.
Here to save the day are some of the city’s top hotels, which are now offering unbeatable work from hotel packages. Branching out and diversifying their portfolios, these hotels allow you to use their rooms, lounges and all the awesome amenities that come with them – just for the day – at very competitive price points.
If you’re looking to change up your work environment, consider these attractive deals below!
Choose from either Deluxe Office (two to three people at RM180nett per day) or Suite Office (two to four people at RM420 nett per day) spaces at the plushy Intercontinental KL. The all-inclusive package gets you unlimited high-speed Internet, premium stationaries, coffee, tea, bottled water and cookies, complimentary parking for up to two vehicles and of course daily housekeeping.
You can also dine at a 30% discount at any of the dining outlets and use the gym for free! A pretty sweet deal considering this is one of the top five star hotels in the city.
More luxury awaits in the heart of KL at the Shangri-La where the work from home package allows access to the Executive Room, Horizon Club Room or Executive Suite Room from 8am-8pm.
Parking fees are waived while a 20% discount off all food and beverage orders makes dining at the hotel easy on the wallet. You’re also allowed into the Health Club & Spa, which is one of the city’s top rated. What better way to decompress after a busy day than in the hotel’s sauna, steam room and hot whirlpool?
Feeling demotivated, uninspired or down in the dumps? Suffering from writer’s block and a serious lack of creativity? The Ruma Hotel and Residences offers the perfect antidote with its home-away-from-home styled rooms guaranteed to rejuvenate your mind.
And if the rooms themselves don’t impress you (which they definitely will!), the stunning views over the Petronas Twin Towers will do it. You’ll also get a complimentary minibar with lots of goodies inside, casting and HDMI connectivity for video conferencing or virtual meetings, complimentary parking, 25% discount on in-room dining, a daily F&B credit of RM50 and best of all – complimentary secretarial service. All for only RM248!
A much more affordable rate is available at the Royale Chulan where you can enjoy the striking ambience for as low as RM49 nett from 7am-10pm daily. The offer includes one meal (lunch or dinner), free flow of coffee/tea, complimentary WiFi and complimentary parking.
Feel like crashing there after a long day? You can top up an extra RM99.99 nett and check-in to a room.
This beautiful boutique hotel has some of the lowest work from hotel rates in the city, with an unbeatable price tag of RM30 per day. You’ll fall in love with this hotel as soon as you walk through the doors and take in the splendid interior. Filled with character and rich with history, it’s the ideal place to get some serious work done.
The price here gets you a free flow of barista coffee, 30% off food and beverage and 30% off a one night’s stay. Make sure to take advantage of the F&B deal and grab a meal at The Chow Kit Kitchen & Bar which boasts a mouthwatering menu that merges traditional Malay cooking with modern stylings.
Valid throughout the CMCO period, the New World Petaling Jaya is offering packages that start from RM160 nett. Perfect if you don’t feel like trekking into the city, the New World offers panoramic views over the Klang Valley and is sure to help you find peace of mind.
You get a Chef’s Choice Lunch Set Meal at Lobby Lounge or in your room as part of the package, as well as a further 20% off all food and beverage orders, as well as complimentary access to the fitness centre.
If you’re in Melaka, then the Hatten Hotel is offering an amazing promo that includes food service right at your doorstep!
Opt for the Premier Lounge package and you’ll also get complimentary usage of GYM@12, the swimming pool, one set lunch or set dinner, free flow of drinks, including coffee, tea and soft drinks. Day usage of a Junior Suite will only set you back an extra RM80, while an overnight stay is an additional RM150.
Meanwhile in East Malaysia, the Grand Margherita Hotel Kuching joins the group with a great deal at only RM30 nett per day. You’ve got a variety of outdoor and indoor spaces available to you including Rajang Terrace, Rajang Lobby Lounge, Orchid Garden Coffee House and Belian Room.
You also get free flow of various beverages, high speed WiFi, RM10 food credit at the Coffee House and free hotel car parking.