The executive suite of the new Wyndham Acmar Klang hotel in Malaysia.
KUALA LUMPUR - Wyndham Hotels & Resorts on Dec 19 announced the opening of its flagship Wyndham hotel brand in the Royal Town of Klang, just 30 minutes from the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur.
The 488-room Wyndham Acmar Klang is touted to be a new landmark in Klang and a leading hotel choice for business travellers, meeting planners and leisure guests. The property will be managed by Wyndham's international hotel management arm.
"We are thrilled to debut our namesake Wyndham brand in Klang, one of Malaysia's commercial gateway and economic districts. As the first upscale, international five-star hotel to enter Klang, we want to provide a wider choice to domestic and international guests travelling to Malaysia for business," said Joon Aun Ooi, president and managing director, Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, South East Asia and Pacific Rim.
"With Klang's connection across three major highways into the city, coupled with its proximity to Port Klang, this town is ripe with business opportunities. The amazing growth we're seeing in Malaysia for our brands is testament to Wyndham's strength in and commitment to the market, coupled by a rapidly growing economy."
Wyndham has a portfolio of five hotels and resorts across Malaysia, including a Days Hotel & Suites property in Kuala Lumpur and Ramada-branded hotels in Kuala Lumpur, Melaka and Johor Bahru.
DESIGNED FOR MEETINGS & EVENTS
On top of its 488 rooms and suites, Wyndham Acmar Klang has an outdoor pool, a selection of dining venues and meeting spaces including a luxurious Grand Ballroom.
The hotel offers a total of 11 meeting rooms equipped with state-of-the-art audio and visual systems and an onsite business centre. Meeting facilities include the Grand Ballroom, which caters up to 2,200 guests for seminars, business meetings, dinner functions and weddings, highlighted by its spacious and unobstructed high ceiling with grand chandeliers and equipped with state-of-the-art LED screens and sound systems.
Guests looking to travel into Klang can access any one of three major highways: Federal Highway, New Klang Valley Expressway (NKVE) and Konsortium Expressway Shah Alam Selangor (KESAS).
It is also near to several tourist attractions including Tugu Keris (Kris Monument), Klang's Little India District, Central i-City Shopping Mall, Raja Mahadi Fort, and i-City Recreational Centre.
Wyndham Acmar Klang offers guests a range of culinary options including an all-day dining restaurant serving local and international cuisine, a deli offering coffee, pastries or cakes, a lobby lounge area serving cocktails and mocktails with live performances in the evening, and a Chinese restaurant serving Dim Sum and authentic Cantonese and Szechuan cuisine.