Banting is a town in Kuala Langat District, Selangor. Banting is not as big compared to other famous cities, however, the attractions provided are not disappointing. Among the interesting attractions you can find here include Morib Beach, Paya Indah Wetlands and Kuan Wellness Eco Park. You can also find a wide range of hotels in Banting offering first class service at reasonable rates to its guests.
Gold Coast Morib International Resort, Tadom Hill Resort
Morib Beach, Bukit Jugra Lighthouse
The most popular hotels booked by tourists are
Currently, there are around 13 hotels that you can book in Banting
Banting is a town located at Kuala Langat District, Selangor and has a population of approximately 93,497 people. It is situated on the banks of Langat River (Sungai Langat in Malay) and also located near the beaches of Morib. It is a rest town or Bandar Persinggahan of Federal route. Besides that, the historical Jugra, a former royal town of Selangor is situated near Banting. Banting acts as an agricultural hub and its main agricultural resources include oil palm plantations, poultry farms, betel leaves and other plantations as well as comprised of industrial areas. The Malaysian former and notable bandminton players and brothers which are Misbun, Rahman, Razif and Rashid Sidek are from Banting town. There are also schools, colleges and popular institutions located here. There are also deparment store available here and textiles shops at Wisma Majlis Daerah Kuala Langat.
From Kuala Lumpur city centre, you can take Kuala Lumpur- Putrajaya highway to reach Banting and it is usually takes around 1 hour. Besides that, you can also take a train and bus to Banting town from Kuala Lumpur central station which will take around 2 hours and 30 minutes. If you are from Kuala Lumpur International Airport, it takes about 30 minutes to Banting town by using Route 31 and 32.
Morib Beach was 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. Currently, Morib beach is a great holiday destination located near Simpang Morib which is about 10 kilometres or 18 minutes away from the town of Banting. It is also known as Malaysia's Gold Coast and has a beach frontage around 22 kilometres long placed facing the Straits of Malacca. The seafront has been made into a promenade with a recreational park, featured with facilities such as gazebos, playgrounds, walkways and a food court with trees growing along grassy fields.
Strategically located at Tanjung Sepat, between Sepang Goldcoast and Morib Gold Coast as well as 25 minutes away from Banting town, Kuan Wellness Eco Park has a total land area of 5 acres and consists of a 3½ storey house and a visitor centre, surrounded by palm oil plantations and tropical fruit farms. The visitor centre is filled with swiftlet gallery, eco theatres, bird nest processing and research centre, sales centre, smoke-free bird nest eco café, eco-garden and green promenade. There is a mini-zoo which the entrance is RM 5 per person containing various birds, animals, reptiles and fish. Visitors can feed animals with bags of carrots and other food on sale for RM 2 or 3 per bag. There are many species of bird available here include sun conure, senegal parrots, rose-ringed parakeets, Livingstone’s turaco, mandarin ducks, black shoulder peacocks, white-whiskered bulbuls, ringneck and diamond doves, giant zebra finch and purple grenadier. Besides that, there are also rabbits, ferrets, porcupines, some Javan deer and prairie dogs. There are iguanas and ikan patin, patin putih, golden koi, butterfly koi and other local species. This place closed on weekdays and opens at weekends and school and public holidays only from 9 am - 7 pm.
The four star resort is located in Morib and is 15-minute drive to Tanjung Sepat (Chinatown), 30- minute drive away Sungai Durian Jetty and Jugra Hill. It also takes approximately 45-minutes to travel from Kuala Lumpur International Airport. There are around 672 rooms feature air-conditioner, flat-screen satellite TV, safe box, refrigerator and balcony and options of studio suite together with personal jacuzzi, apartments and penthouse.. A coffee machine, hairdryer and iron are also provided in each room. The resort has 2 restaurants and free private parking. In Gold Coast Morib International Resort , you can enjoy the high quality resort amenities such as outdoor swimming pool , fun kids pools , beautiful garden , fitness center & massage, and many more. Guests can also enjoy local dishes at Endah Restaurant and international cuisine at The Pier Restaurant.
Impian Morib is located along Morib beach and only 30 minutes away from Kuala Lumpur International Airport. This place offers 3-star holiday accommodation in Kuala Langat’s Morib precinct. Each of the 92 rooms consisted of complimentary newspaper, internet access, television, coffee/tea maker, and free bottled water. There are also services available here include laundry service or dry cleansing, meeting centers, room service, concierge and free Wi-Fi and also free parking. Besides that, for those who love sports activities, there are outdoor pool, gym and exterior swimming pool. Local and Western dishes are available at Temasya Restaurant, which also offers a daily breakfast, lunch and dinner buffet and light snacks are served at Coffee House.
This budget and affordable hotel is 5-minute walk from a bus stop and 11 kilometres away from Istana Bandar Palace and 12 kilometres from Morib beach. The rooms have unique design with exposed brick walls and basic furnishings as well as flat-screen TVs and free Wi-Fi access. There are also 24 hour counter and free parking available.
This hotel is located in Banting town and every room features air conditioner and tea and coffee maker, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. This hotel also provides free WiFi access in all rooms and public areas. The hotel also offers car hire and free parking as well as airport shuttle can be arranged in advance at a surcharge. There are also restaurants and dining options nearby this place as well as convenient stores for visitors and nearby residents.