Malaysia is known as one of the countries that can maintain various properties with classic concepts and traditional aspects.
Malaysia is also able to attract the attention of local and foreign tourists to experience the history of this country.
This can be felt, one of which is in some hotels in Malaysia. The property manager can combine elements of traditional, historical, and modern facilities.
This allows visitors to experience various interesting vintage properties while in Malaysia.
As a historical heritage, here are 5 hotels in Malaysia that are also used for cultural tourism.
- Seven Terraces (Penang)
Seven Terraces is located in the corner of the temple of the iconic Goddess of Mercy. This hotel is one of a row of magnificent houses that have an open yard of a large size.
The interior of the building, which is lit with lanterns, makes for an interesting stay. Of course, this is a special attraction for local and foreign tourists.
The hotel, which was built at the end of the 19th century, can bring a magnificent atmosphere to the Peranakan era with a building structure that resembles a traditional Chinese house. In addition, Seven Terraces is also equipped with a swimming pool, lounge, and Kebaya restaurant facilities, you know.
- Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion (Penang)
The mansion, which is the location for the filming of the film Crazy Rich Asians, can become one of the Instagramable buildings in Malaysia.
Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion features a stunning indigo facade. The design elements are also designed to the maximum, to display a luxurious and elegant atmosphere.
Despite being damaged in 1985, the new owner of the building has repaired and redesigned the Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion. This won the building the Asia Pacific Heritage Award in 2000.
Hotel Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion was later turned into a boutique hotel. Visitors also have the opportunity to get to know and take a closer look at the quality of this building.
- The Majestic Hotel (Kuala Lumpur)
The Majestic Hotel is a colonial heritage building that carries a classic concept.
The hotel has been a prime location for lavish social events, government receptions, and residences for distinguished guests for decades.
As one of the best hotels located in the capital city of Malaysia, The Majestic Hotel is designated as a Malaysian national heritage site-building. The hotel offers a variety of contemporary facilities and brings a luxurious feel to every element.
- Casugria Boutique Residence (Melaka)
Located in the center of Melaka, this hotel has been built since 1810. Casugria Boutique Residence has a Dutch structure that is beautified with typical Malay carvings on the top of the building.
European-style floors can also be seen as a form of architectural mix that has occurred in Melaka for centuries.
Casugria Boutique Residence only provides 4 types of rooms, namely Garden Chalet, Pool Chalet, Family Studio, and Family Garden Chalet. In addition, this villa is also equipped with a tropical garden, swimming pool, and various other facilities.
- Eastern & Oriental Hotel (Penang)
Located in the heart of George Town, Penang, this hotel has been under construction since 1885. The Eastern & Oriental Hotel is home to world-renowned writers, such as Somerset Maugham, Hermann Hesse, and Rudyard Kipling.
By bringing the concept of British colonial buildings, the Eastern & Oriental Hotel is still able to offer a variety of luxurious facilities combined with modern elements. Not only that but sea views can also be found on the private balcony of each room, you know.
With various traditional elements and strong history in society, Malaysia can maintain this unique concept. This can be seen from the classic properties that you can find in various regions in Malaysia.