New DoubleTree by Hilton opens in i-City Shah Alam

by NURUL SUHAIDI / source:

THE newly opened DoubleTree by Hilton Shah Alam i-City, a 300-room contemporary hotel is located in mixed development in Selangor’s Golden Triangle.

It is surrounded by the Shah Alam’s i-City Convention Centre, the city’s leading meetings hub as well as other main attractions such as the Central-i-City mall, a theme park consisting of SnoWalk and Waterworld@i-City.

Well connected to major highways such as the Federal Highway, New Klang Valley Expressway and West Coast Expressway, it is 40 minutes away by car from the Kuala Lumpur International Airport and 25 minutes from the Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport.

It is also a few minutes’ drive to the Blue Mosque and Garden of Islamic Arts and the Sultan Alam Shah Museum.

Hilton VP and head of South-East Asia (SEA) Alexandra Murray said the opening of the hotel signals the brand’s robust growth momentum and underscores its commitment to growing its presence across Malaysia and SEA.

Meanwhile, DoubleTree by Hilton Shah Alam i-City GM Gagan Talwar said the hotel is poised to elevate meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions experiences and the expectations of business and leisure travellers alike.

“Shah Alam has so much to offer, and we look forward to helping our guests feel at home and create wonderful memories during their stay with us,” he said in a statement today.

Food and Beverage (F&B) Options

A variety of dining options are available at DoubleTree by Hilton Shah Alam i-City, including comfortable regional specialties at Makan Kitchen, homey Italian fare at Tosca, a soothing afternoon tea and carefully crafted drinks at Axis Lounge.

The Koffee, a casual deli and lounge on the ground level, is the ideal location to get a drink and a quick snack, fresh pastries and cakes.

Modern Accommodation and Facilities

The hotel has 300 digital key-enabled guest rooms that provide motion sensor blinds, a dedicated workspace, a mini-fridge, high-definition TV and high-speed Internet access.

In keeping with Hilton’s sustainability initiatives to eliminate single-use plastics, the hotel provides eco-friendly full-sized bathroom products.

Business and leisure travellers can indulge in true upscale comfort as they unwind at the award-winning Eforea spa, enjoy a workout at the 24-hour fitness centre outfitted with the latest Precor® equipment and lounge by the outdoor pool designed with a swim-up bar.

Meetings and Events

DoubleTree by Hilton Shah Alam i-City is also an ideal place for business meetings and social gatherings.

It features nearly 1,175 sq m of warm and inviting meetings and events space and the stunning pillar-less grand ballroom measuring 1,170 sq m which can accommodate up to 1,200 guests in a theatre set up.

Guests looking to host smaller meetings can choose from 12 flexible meeting rooms that are equipped with the latest audio-visual and technical facilities, as well as high-speed Internet.

DoubleTree by Hilton Shah Alam i-City is also part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest-loyalty programme for Hilton’s 18 world-class brands.

Members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of points and money to book a stay, free standard Wi-Fi and an exclusive member discount.

Hilton Honors members can check-in, select their accommodation and access their room using a digital key through the industry-leading Hilton Honors mobile app.

To celebrate the hotel’s opening, Hilton Honors members will receive 1,000 bonus points each night for a stay of up to five nights when booking directly with Hilton from now till Oct 31, 2022.

As part of the Like a Member dining offer, Hilton Honors members will enjoy up to 25% off F&B and earn 500 bonus points (with a minimum spend) at the F&B outlets at DoubleTree by Hilton Shah Alam i-City till Dec 31, 2022.

For more information, or to make a reservation, visit or call +603 56500200.


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