Damansara Utama is one of the districts of Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia. The suburb is divided into two sections, SS20 in the east and SS21 in the west. These two sections are separated by the busiest six-lane highway, Damansara–Puchong Expressway, in short, it is known as (LDP). It has a population of about 142,000 people that comprises of multiracial local citizens as well as expatriates. The perk of having multiracial and multi religions citizens is when we could see the residents practice Islam, Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Confucianism, Taoism and others. Damansara Utama is not famous for any attractions for it does not have any shopping malls but it is famous with an uptown in SS21. SS21 is the commercial hub of Damansara Utama which houses offices, restaurants, opticians, fashion houses and other various goods. There are also major and foreign banks that have set up their branches in the area.
From KL city to Damansara Utama by bus, there are two main picks up points which are KL Sentral and Pasar Seni. For rapidKL bus, the bus that can get you to Damansara Utama is U82. From Pasar Seni, Metro buses that operate to Damansara Utama are; 6 and 99.
If you are using the train (LRT) and get off at Kelana Jaya station, the bus U89 can take you from the station to Damansara Utama. If you get off at Taman Bahagia station, the bus T626 will take you from the station to Damansara Utama.
The Curve is a famous shopping mall located in Mutiara Damansara. The three floors mall can accommodate a total of 250 stores and it was opened in 2005. It stores popular locals and international brands ranging from clothes, shoes, toys, tools to foods. It also has outdoor kiosks where the visitors can leisurely walk and shop for clothes at the opened air area. Connected with a bridge is the famous IKEA household goods. IKEA is a Scandinavian chain that sells high-quality, home-made furniture, built in a spacious building like a warehouse.
From Damansara Utama, Tropicana Golf and Country Resort could be reached with 10 minutes driving via LDP. Most of the business travellers will always look for a golf course before ending their business trip. Tropicana is one of the best courses in Malaysia with its excellent hospitality and beautiful, well-maintained green golf.
Sunway Lagoon is Malaysian famous and number one water theme park located at Bandar Sunway. It takes about less than 30 minutes driving from Damansara Utama. This theme park makes itself suitable for not only the children but also the adults. There are six exciting theme parks for the visitors to experience such as Scream Park, Amusement Park, Wildlife Park, Extreme Park, Water Park and Nickelodeon Lost Lagoon. Visiting here needed the visitors to allocate one whole day in order to finish touring and experiencing all the parks mentioned.
Located at 2A, Jalan SS 21/37, Damansara Utama, 47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Somerset Damansara Uptown is a luxury serviced apartment and hotel. Situated about 2 km from the nearest train station, this apartment hotel accommodates two types apartments; one bedroom and two bedroom apartments with separate living rooms. For a luxury stay, it is a must to have great and well-maintained amenities such as a gym, a rooftop terrace with an outdoor pool and city views, kids' playroom and laundry facilities. Though it only has one or two bedrooms, every room is very spacious and the guests will surely stay conveniently. The apartment rate begins from RM355 per night only at Traveloka.com.