North vs South (Hilton Garden Inn Kuala Lumpur)

Asia Feb 18, 2020

Hilton has two Garden Inn hotels in Kuala Lumpur which are just meters apart:

  • Hilton Garden Inn Kuala Lumpur Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman South
  • Hilton Garden Inn Kuala Lumpur Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman North

Here are the advantages and disadvantages of both to help you decide which Garden Inn is better in Kuala Lumpur?

Hilton Garden Inn Kuala Lumpur Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman North

Advantages:

  • The North Garden Inn is slightly cheaper than the south (120rm vs 140rm for a night we checked)
  • A greater number of room choices - the North has deluxe rooms available
  • Just 8000 points per night when using points to pay for your stay (vs 9000 points per night for South)
  • The gym is onsite at the North Garden Inn

Disadvantages

  • There is no pool at the North but you may use the pool at the South Garden Inn
  • The rooms are slightly nicer in the South Garden Inn
  • The breakfast area is small and can be very busy with large tour groups

Hilton Garden Inn Kuala Lumpur Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman South

Advantages

  • The pool is on site at the South Garden Inn on the top floor
  • The rooms are slightly nicer in the South Garden Inn
  • The breakfast area is larger and less busy than the North

Disadvantages:

  • The North Garden Inn is slightly cheaper than the south (120rm vs 140rm for a night we checked)
  • Slightly more expensive to pay with points too (9000 instead of 8000)
  • There are only standard rooms and no deluxe rooms
  • No gym onsite but you can use the one at the North Garden Inn

Conclusion

Overall the South Garden Inn is better with the rooftop pool and slightly nicer rooms however it comes at a slightly higher price. If you would not use the pool or are keen to use the gym you are probably better off staying at the North Garden Inn.