Kepong, Kuala Lumpur · 6 hotels available
Bandar Sri Damansara is an upscale residential area and township within the district of Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia. This is a mixed residential and commercial zone which is usually regarded for its wealthier residents. It is one of the satellite suburbs built outside of the Kuala Lumpur city centre and located closely to similar townships such as Damansara Perdana, Kota Damansara, Bandar Utama, Mutiara Damansara and many more. It has been established recently in 1996 and the development work has been carried out by Land and General Berhad before being taken over by TA Global ever since. Bandar Sri Damansara is placed under the administration of Petaling Jaya City Council, which is similar to other areas within Damansara.
Historically, the township in a whole as the Petaling Jaya district was under the jurisdiction of the Kuala Lumpur district officer prior to year 1953. In 1954, a Petaling Jaya Authority was formed to oversee Petaling Jaya before getting upgraded as a municipality council in 1977 after the ceasion of Petaling Jaya, which is also locally known as PJ, as a part of Kuala Lumpur upon the latter being declared as a Federal Territory three years earlier. Later in 2006, Petaling Jaya is granted the city status and a mayor has been appointed, making the municipality council upgraded again to the current city council. Petaling Jaya or Bandar Sri Damansara in specific houses some of the major shopping malls in the Klang Valley which drives its economy such as One Utama, Ikano Power Centre, The Curve and Ikea.
People driving from Kuala Lumpur may drive via the SPRINT highway for immediate access to Bandar Sri Damansara. The journey could take up around 20 minutes depending on the traffic.
The only train providing access to Bandar Sri Damansara is the KTM commuter line to Kepong Sentral station. From the centralized KL Sentral station, take a KTM commuter directly to Kepong Sentral station before opting for taxi or ride-hailing services to Bandar Sri Damansara.
Being a tin mining wasteland before being developed by the Sunway Group, Sunway Lagoon theme park is definitely one of the iconic destinations to come over. There are plenty of activities to be done here with friends and family, be it for water sport or dry activities. The areas are divided into five such as water park, wildlife park, amusement park, ghost house or scream park and extreme park. It has some of the most innovative attractions such as surf simulator FlowRider which was launched in 2010 and large water ride called Vuvuzela which was launched in 2013. There are a total of 90 attractions spread across the whole theme park which is about 88 acres huge.
Another interesting place for go around when visitors are in Bandar Sri Damansara is definitely the Jump Street trampoline park, the first ever trampoline park in the country. A more recent attraction in the area, it has begun gaining traction from visitors, local and outside Petaling Jaya itself. There are a lot of jumping areas which are suitable for all ages. At least eight types of trampoline are available to provide a distinctive jumping experience, some of them are low risk and some are tailored for the ones with the adrenaline rush. Among the highlights including the 9,000 square feet free jumping space and trampoline basketball court that literally gives you the edge to do that slam dunk. It is open daily, typically around 10 AM till 9 PM on Sundays to Thursdays and 10 AM till 10 PM on Fridays and Saturdays.
A three-star hotel situated in Jalan Cempaka SD 12/5. At a affordable rate and close proximities to Bandar Sri Damansara, this hotel offers comfort and elegant stay.
New Waves Damansara Damai is one of the budget hotels here. A decent accommodation with contented facilities at budget prices.