Budget Hotels in Morib, Banting


Morib is a mukim in Kuala Langat District, Selangor, Malaysia. Morib Beach is a quiet seaside tourist attraction. Pantai Morib is a great holiday destination located near Simpang Morib, about 10km from the town of Banting. It is a pleasant and peaceful place where everyone can relax and enjoy by the ocean. It is a famous tourist attraction, thus also known as Malaysia's Gold Coast. It has a beach frontage around 22 km long placed facing the Straits of Malacca. The sea between Indonesia and Malaysia has been sheltered by the land and it block the wind and high waves, so they have calm waves and it is considered quite safe. The seafront has been made into a promenade with a recreational park, equipped with facilities such as gazebos, playgrounds, walkways and a food court, while shaded by lush trees growing along grassy fields. There are also a couple of hotels near that area, including Morib Gold Coast, a large resort development along the coast, which is around 7 km away.

Pantai Morib is one of the first landing points on the west coast for the British and Indian Army liberation forces during the end of World War 2 in 1945. It is a small but suitable beach for swimming. It is located near Simpang Morib, which is about 10 km from the town of Banting. Morib attracts more than 10000 visitors annually notably during the month of August, festive seasons and public holidays. There are several human activities happening in Pantai Morib. People come to the beach for a picnic or just to have fun. There are also buildings along the coast which shows that there are people living in that area. The promenade offers facilities such as public bathrooms, a playground for kids and food stalls.

However, they also caused some issues such as littering and pollution. When people don't clean up their trash after they are done, they are causing litter to increase around that area. Due to wind as well as low and high tides, the rubbish might get caught by the waves, polluting the ocean with all the trash.

How to Get There

By Plane

If you are traveling by air, nearest airport is the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (IATA: KUL, ICAO: WMKK) is an international airport, which located in Sepang, Selangor. Both terminals, KLIA and KLIA2 airport are located about 20 minutes from Banting.

By Car

Morib can be access easily via Federal Highway from Kuala Lumpur or NKVE Highways towards Klang and Banting.

Tourist Attractions

Bandar Jugra

Near Morib and Banting there is also a place called Bandar Jugra. Jugra is a historical town and also the former royal town in the state of Selangor. The ruins of old government buildings and the royal graves are located here, including mausoleums, mosques and an abandoned palace from the 1800s. Therefore, if you are looking for a historical place, this is the place to be.

Gold Goast Morib Water Theme Park

Gold Coast Morib Water Amusement Park is situated alongside beautiful water front from the Straits of Malacca, the closest soft sand seaside in the southern area of Selangor. About One hour travel away from Kuala Lumpur, this place ensures a tranquil and peace ambient. Opened daily not just for the guests Gold Coast resort, this theme park is also opened to the public. You can enjoy the high quality amenities such as outdoor swimming pool, fun kid’s pools, beautiful garden, fitness centre & massage, and much more. With the entrance fee of RM25 per person, this place is the best option for family outing or gathering.