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Hotels near Alor Setar Tower

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Popular hotels near Alor Setar Tower

Featured Image Bee Garden Motel

Bee Garden Motel

2512-2515 Kompleks Tunku Yaacob, Lebuhraya Darul Aman, Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia, 05150

7.5 / 10

Good

EXTERIOR_BUILDING Fuller Hotel Alor Setar

Fuller Hotel Alor Setar

No 1, Jalan Kompleks Perniagaan Pintu 10, Jalan Pintu Sepuluh, Alor Setar City Center, Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia, 05100

8.6 / 10

Very Good

EXTERIOR_BUILDING Starcity Hotel Alor Setar

Starcity Hotel Alor Setar

88, Jalan Pintu Sepuluh, Alor Setar City Center, Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia, 05100

8.7 / 10

Very Good

EXTERIOR_BUILDING Royale Signature Hotel

Royale Signature Hotel

No. 78, Jalan Lumpur, Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia, 05100

8.9 / 10

Very Good

EXTERIOR_BUILDING Hotel ASRC

Hotel ASRC

58, Lebuhraya Darulaman, Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia, 05100

8.6 / 10

Very Good

EXTERIOR_BUILDING Grand Crystal Hotel Alor Setar

Grand Crystal Hotel Alor Setar

40, Jalan Kampung Perak, Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia, 05100

7.9 / 10

Good

EXTERIOR_BUILDING Sentosa Regency Hotel

Sentosa Regency Hotel

250, Jalan Putra, Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia, 05100

8.7 / 10

Very Good

EXTERIOR_BUILDING New Regent Hotel

New Regent Hotel

1536, Jalan Sultan Badlishah, Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia, 05000

8.0 / 10

Very Good

EXTERIOR_BUILDING The Jerai Hotel Alor Setar

The Jerai Hotel Alor Setar

Lot 134-141, Jalan Sultan Badlishah, Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia, 05000

8.8 / 10

Very Good

LOBBY Hotel Seri Gemilang

Hotel Seri Gemilang

1585 (Lot 1474), Tingkat 1, Bangunan Perkim, Jalan Tunku Ibrahim, Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia, 05000

6.1 / 10

Okay

BEDROOM Hostel Ah Wai, Hostel Ah Zhi

Hostel Ah Wai, Hostel Ah Zhi

87, Pekan Melayu, Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia, 05000

9.8 / 10

Excellent

null Holiday Villa Alor Setar City Centre Kedah

Holiday Villa Alor Setar City Centre Kedah

Lot 162,163, Jalan Tunku Ibrahim, Bandar Alor Star,, Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia, 05000

8.4 / 10

Very Good

EXTERIOR_BUILDING Hotel Royale

Hotel Royale

No.97, Seberang Jalan Putra, Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia, 05100

7.6 / 10

Good

EXTERIOR_BUILDING JP Hotel @ Jalan Stadium

JP Hotel @ Jalan Stadium

1909, Jalan Stadium, Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia, 05100

8.4 / 10

Very Good

EXTERIOR_BUILDING G9 Hotel Alor Setar

G9 Hotel Alor Setar

1025,1026 & 1027, Kompleks Perniagaan Gangsa Fasa 2, Jalan Gangsa, Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia, 05100

EXTERIOR_BUILDING Hotel Seri Malaysia Alor Setar

Hotel Seri Malaysia Alor Setar

Lot 005127, Mukim Alor Malai, Daerah Kota Star, Jalan Stadium, Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia, 05100

8.2 / 10

Very Good

EXTERIOR_BUILDING Tanjak Motel

Tanjak Motel

No. 179 & 180 (GF), Jalan Shahab 5, Kompleks Shahab Perdana, Jalan Sultanah Sambungan,, Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia, 05150

8.1 / 10

Very Good

EXTERIOR_BUILDING JP Hotel 2 @ Jalan Pegawai

JP Hotel 2 @ Jalan Pegawai

No. 158 & 159, Kompleks Sultan Abdul Hamid Fasa 2, Jalan Pegawai,, Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia, 05050

7.6 / 10

Good

EXTERIOR_BUILDING JP Hotel 1 @ Jalan Pegawai

JP Hotel 1 @ Jalan Pegawai

115, Kompleks Sultan Abdul Hamid, Jalan Pegawai,, Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia, 05050

About

Alor Setar Tower is the second tallest tower in Malaysia and 19th tallest communication tower in the world. It was officially opened on 14th August 1997 by Malaysia's former Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and stands at a height of 165.5 metres above ground level. There are two levels which are opened for visitors and apart from serving the role of a telecommunication tower, it also acts as a tourist destination for the town. The architectural design symbolizes Kedah's established reputation as the 'Rice Bowl of Malaysia' and the tower pillars resemble the image of a bundle of paddies and 'tiang series' support the tower structure and portrays the tenacity of Kedahans.


The tower also houses 360° Alor Setar Revolving Restaurant and a souvenir shop. Besides that, the tower is also an observatory tower to look for the crescent moon to mark the beginning of Muslim months such as Ramadhan, Syawal and Zulhijjah, to celebrate Ramadhan, Hari Raya Aidilfitri and Hari Raya Aidiladha, respectively.


How to Get There

By Car

From Kuala Lumpur city centre, it takes around 4 hours and 40 minutes to reach Alor Setar tower by using the North-South highway.


By Plane

There are daily flights to Sultan Abdul Halim Airport at Alor Setar town from Subang and Kuala Lumpur International Airport. Once you reach the airport, you can take a taxi or a car to Alor Setar tower for another 20 minutes via Anak Bukit road.


Tourist Attractions

Kedah State Art Gallery

It was officially opened by Kedah Sultan Abdul Hamid Halim of Kedah as the earliest modern government building in Alor Setar and originally to accommodate the Audit Department, State Treasury and British Advisory Office and changed to the Public Works Department and Sewerage and Drainage Department. This art gallery was officiated by the Sultan on 25 July 1983 and designed by architect Muhammad bin Lebai Thambi of Public Works Department of Kedah. Besides that, visitors can see in detail the architecture design of the east and west of Ancient Roman architecture. On top of that, there are also paintings, photographs, musical instruments and handicrafts. It covers three levels filled with antique weapons, jewellery, costumes and furniture. This gallery opens daily from 10.00 am to 6.00 pm.


Tun Mahathir's Birthhouse

Tun Dr Mahathir bin Mohamad was born in Alor Setar on December 20, 1925, at No. 18 Lorong Kilang Ais, Officer Road. The birth house of Tun Mahathir gives you the opportunity to see the life history of the fourth Prime Minister of Malaysia, from his schooling to become a doctor and to the prime minister. It is an ordinary board house with a roof made of Nipah leaves and declared as a historic building and was conserved by the National Archives in 1992.There are displays of pictures of the teenager, family album and home-based items inside the house. Besides this notable house, there are also several houses made of wood which are traditional house concepts function as exhibition halls, auditorium, and surau. The entrance is free for all visitors and located nearby Kedah State Museum.


Hotels

Regency Hotel

Lies within 6 kilometres away from Alor Setar Mall and 11 minutes away from Sultan Abdul Halim airport, this 3-star accommodation is situated right in the heart of town at close proximity government and corporate buildings, public amenities and other conveniences. There is also Pekan Rabu which is the famous town market and bazaar where fresh local produce and cultural handicrafts are sold daily. The modern rooms here are furnished with television with satellite channels, air conditioning, an electric kettle, and a private bathroom with a shower. The top-class hotel facilities feature 24-hour front desk, luggage storage, a concierge service, a shared lounge, and meeting rooms for organising a special event, conducting meetings and seminars. Besides that, guests can also experience local, Thai, and Western cuisine at the on-site Seribu Gantang Restaurant.


Hotel Seri Malaysia

Hotel Seri Malaysia Alor Setar introduces accommodation located in the centre of town and within a major distance of major attractions. The rooms are designed with modern decorations and well-appointed features such as air-conditioning, shower, TV, refrigerator, desk, ironing board, and coffee and tea maker throughout your stay. Besides that, there are also facilities and services for comfort and convenience of guests. Among them are a 24-hour front desk and free Wi-Fi throughout the building, free parking, ticketing, fax and photocopying services are available. In addition, the friendly staffs also can provide laundry, luggage storage and dry cleaning services. As for dining options, there are selections of local and international cuisine served in Cafe Seri Sayang at this hotel.