Destination guide

Take in the lakeside beauty of Shah Alam

The lake, rainforest and gardens display a scene truly unique to Shah Alam. This city's golfing, theme park and cycling draw many visitors. Shah Alam Blue Mosque and Malaysian Houses of Parliament are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Shah Alam

Do you want to find things to do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Shah Alam a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kuala Lumpur Bird Park (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Wet World Shah Alam (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • I-City (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Glenmarie Golf and Country Club (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Saujana Golf and Country Club (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Sunway Lagoon Theme Park (5.9 mi / 9.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Shah Alam

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Shah Alam is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Batu Caves (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Lake Gardens (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Shah Alam Lake Garden (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Taman Botani Negara Shah Alam (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Taman Lake Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Kelana Jaya Lake Park (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Shah Alam

Fly into Subang (SZB-Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah), the closest airport, located 4.1 mi (6.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Kuala Lumpur (KUL-Kuala Lumpur Intl.), which is 25.9 mi (41.6 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Kuala Lumpur Shah Alam KTM Komuter Station, Kuala Lumpur Batu Tiga KTM Komuter Station and Kuala Lumpur Padang Jawa KTM Komuter Station are the main stations that serve the city.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Shah Alam?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,261 holiday rentals around Shah Alam. From 83 Houses to 1,087 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Shah Alam is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Shah Alam?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Shah Alam:

  • Pudu: 261 holiday homes
  • Bukit Bintang: 634 holiday homes
  • Kuala Lumpur Sentral: 37 holiday homes
  • Kuala Lumpur City Centre: 440 holiday homes
  • Bangsar: 147 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Shah Alam?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Shah Alam. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Kompleks Pkns Shah Alam: 1,540 holiday rentals
  • Kuala Lumpur Shah Alam KTM Komuter Station: 1,544 holiday rentals
  • Bangunan Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah: 1,541 holiday rentals
  • Taman Lake Park: 1,526 holiday rentals
  • Shah Alam Blue Mosque: 1,541 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Shah Alam listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Shah Alam?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 83 Houses in Shah Alam. Our other popular types of Shah Alam holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,087 holiday houses
  • Villas: 2 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 3 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Shah Alam?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 968 holiday homes with pool available in Shah Alam. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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