Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Petaling Jaya getaway

Enjoy the temples and other features of Petaling Jaya. Renowned for its shopping, basketball games and theme park, this city welcomes all visitors. Malaysian Houses of Parliament and Merdeka Square are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Petaling Jaya

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in town? Travelers enjoy fun activities like ice skating and rollerskating. Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Petaling Jaya has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kuala Lumpur Bird Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Bandar Utama Golf Course (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • KidZania (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Saujana Golf and Country Club (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Glenmarie Golf and Country Club (3 mi / 4.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Petaling Jaya

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Petaling Jaya. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Batu Caves (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Lake Gardens (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Kelana Jaya Lake Park (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Taman Aman (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Sunway Serene Lake (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Kota Damansara Community Forest Reserve (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)

Transportation options to and around Petaling Jaya

Fly into Subang (SZB-Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah), the closest airport, located 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Kuala Lumpur (KUL-Kuala Lumpur Intl.), which is 26 mi (41.8 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Kuala Lumpur Kelana Jaya Station, Kuala Lumpur Taman Bahagia Station and MRT Bandar Utama SBK09 are the main stations in the city. You can get around Petaling Jaya by catching a ride on the metro at Kelana Jaya Station, Taman Bahagia Station or Kuala Lumpur Taman Paramount Station.

Where to stay around Petaling Jaya?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,196 holiday lettings near Petaling Jaya. From 73 Houses to 1,029 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Petaling Jaya area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Petaling Jaya?

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

  • Bandar Tun Razak: 56 holiday homes
  • Bukit Bintang: 544 holiday homes
  • Titiwangsa: 427 holiday homes
  • Pudu: 230 holiday homes
  • Kuala Lumpur City Centre: 382 holiday homes

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

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

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Petaling Jaya. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Wat Chetawan Temple: 1,283 holiday lettings
  • Kuala Lumpur Kampung Dato' Harun KTM Komuter Station: 1,283 holiday lettings
  • Bukit Gasing Reserve: 1,284 holiday lettings
  • Kuala Lumpur Jalan Templer KTM Komuter Station: 1,282 holiday lettings
  • Taman Aman: 1,282 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Petaling Jaya listed on HomeAway 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 Petaling Jaya?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 73 Houses in Petaling Jaya. Our other popular types of Petaling Jaya holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,029 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations

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 Petaling Jaya?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 887 holiday homes with pool available in Petaling Jaya. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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