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Accor Unveils First Mercure in Putrajaya Malaysia
Putrajaya, Malaysia, August 5, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / Accor unveils the group’s first Mercure Living concept globally with the opening of Mercure Living Putrajaya, Malaysia. Partnering with Ulster Waves Sdn. Bhd. (a subsidiary of iKHASAS Sdn Bhd), the complex of fully-furnished serviced apartments is located right in the heart of the city and just a short stroll from Putrajaya’s main shopping district, Alamanda Shopping Centre and Shaftsbury Putrajaya Mall.
The property opened on the 1st of July 2022 and is situated in the tallest building of Putrajaya, offering its residents access to the best restaurants and shops in town with tailored features for extended stays. A convenient 30 minute drive from both Kuala Lumpur International Airport and the city centre of Kuala Lumpur, it serves as an excellent base for those visiting the nearby government offices and city of Cyberjaya, home to a science park that forms an integral part of Malaysia’s Multimedia Super Corridor.
Mercure Living Putrajaya offers 299 exquisitely appointed serviced apartments spread across 36 floors, featuring large floor plans, modern furnishings, complete amenities, a fully equipped kitchenette with cooking facilities, washer and dryer, as well as a separate living hall. With a 52-meter salt water infinity swimming pool, 24/7 gym, the Urban Bliss Spa, badminton court, and a well-appointed lounge, guests and residents can enjoy downtime in comfort.
Accor has recently opened multiple hotels in Malaysia, and we are now privileged to introduce Mercure Living in Putrajaya, a remarkable addition to our portfolio of extended stay and serviced apartment properties. This is a significant phase in our continued growth in this country and we believe Mercure Living Putrajaya will be the ideal addition to the hotel landscape in Malaysia. Mercure Living is the perfect concept, providing comprehensive offerings for both international travellers and locals,” said Garth Simmons, Chief Executive Officer, Accor Southeast Asia, Japan & South Korea.
Guests can tantalize their taste buds at the All-You-Can-Eat Shabu-Shabu Restaurant, Volcano Shabu Shabu, serving an assortment of over 200 items of the finest meats, vegetables, meatballs, noodles, fusion sushi, drinks and desserts. Each ingredient is handpicked to ensure excellence in taste, quality and value. This restaurant also offers premium buffet packages of prime beef and seafood for guests’ dining pleasure.
Soon to be opened and located at the peak of Putrajaya, Thirty6 Lounge will be an ideal place to eat, drink and meet. Offering from traditional freshly brewed coffee to international premium brew, non-alcoholic trendy drinks and fusion tapas, this dedicated lounge is best suited for business entertaining and networking.
Multiple meeting rooms conveniently allow guests to curate their personalized events and meetings in design-focused venues blessed with natural light and panoramic views of the city of Putrajaya.
“I am extremely honored to announce the opening of Mercure Living Putrajaya. The rooms, overlooking Putrajaya’s capital city, deliver comfortable stays with all the comforts of home and the facilities are perfect for a long-term stay or even a weekend getaway. We look forward to welcoming guests and showcasing the best that the area has to offer with the new and unique concept of Mercure Living,” said David Tai, General Manager, Mercure Living Putrajaya.
Part of the group’s commitment to reducing environmental impact and strengthening efforts to combat plastic pollution, Mercure Living Putrajaya applies no single-use plastics from every touchpoint of the guest experience in all areas. This property also supports local and autism artists by featuring paintings by Art-Jamila.
Accor is the largest operator of extended stay and serviced apartment properties outside of the United States of America. The group offers a leading portfolio of over 300 extended stay properties, comprising of serviced apartments and apart-hotels under brands including Swissôtel Living, Mövenpick Living, Novotel Living, and Mercure Living.
Guests of Mercure Living Putrajaya can take advantage of Accor’s loyalty programme ALL – Accor Live Limitless, a daily lifestyle companion. ALL delivers meaningful experiences and rewards to its most engaged customers while enabling them to work, live, and play, far beyond their stay, at home and around the world.
Enjoy the opening special offer for reservations from now until 30 September 2022 for stays until 20 December 2022, from RM350/night inclusive of daily breakfast for two persons and receive an upgraded to a two-bedroom apartment for just RM100 inclusive of breakfast for a third person.