The heart of Asia, Malaysia welcomes travellers from across the globe almost all the year round. All thanks to its location at the crossroads of Asia, excellent infrastructure, easy accessibility, world-class accommodation, expertise and competitive pricing. All these factors have attributed to make Malaysia one of the most preferred MICE destinations in the Asia Pacific region.
KL Convex- The award-winning Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KL Convex) is the city's most technologically advanced event facility and Asia's only International Association of Congress Centres (AIPC) Gold Standard venue. KL Convex is ideal for intimate private functions, keynote sessions and product launches to concerts, trade shows and consumer exhibitions. Situated directly opposite the famed Petronas Twin Towers, it offers a prime location with a spectacular view.
MITEC- The Malaysia International Trade and Exhibition Centre (MITEC) is the country’s largest exhibition centre with 13.1 acres of flexible function space. Spanning over three massive double-volume floors, it includes pillar-less halls that provide unobstructed and expansive views. An added bonus and standout feature of this state-of-the-art venue is that it was purposely designed to support heavy machinery.
Kuala Lumpur's luxury hotels, such as the Four Seasons, St Regis, Mandarin Oriental and W Kuala Lumpur, just to name a few, offer a collection of elegant spaces, lavish accommodation, sumptuous dining options and a host of recreational facilities, all under one roof. The magnificent views of Kuala Lumpur's skyline and proximity to the city’s top attractions make these properties even more inviting.
Event organisers often look to the East Malaysian state of Sabah for a quintessential balance of business and leisure. Luxury hotels such as the Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa or the Pacific Sutera and the Magellan Sutera at Sutera Harbour provide an idyllic seaside atmosphere and make Kota Kinabalu a dream MICE destination.
The capital also has many unique venues that present comfy environments in which your event can also be customised according to your specific requirements. The Diplomat KL, a palatial private estate inclusive of a pool and surrounded by verdant greenery, provides a sophisticated space with a sense of exclusivity. Slate at The Row is certainly one of the trendiest venues to consider. Its industrial styling, high ceilings and abundance of natural light make it a perfect option for small and medium scaled events. And not forgetting Marini's on 57 - a multi-award winning iconic rooftop destination that sits 876 ft. (267m) above sea level in the heart of Kuala Lumpur City. Housing the most extensive cigar and whisky collection in Malaysia, the venue comprises of three distinct spaces, each designed to encapsulate and project different moods and energy to enthrall all five senses.
If you’re searching for a venue to host your next board meeting, incentive trip for employees, team-building getaway, a conference with key stakeholders or exhibition to showcase your latest innovations, Malaysia is surely to tick everything on your wish list.
Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa spreads across 400-acres of tropical greenery complete with a 64-acre Nature Reserve and a Par-72 Championship Golf Course. Just 40 minutes from the Kota Kinabalu International Airport, it is a perfect location for your event.
The resort offers-
499 elegantly appointed guestrooms & suites
The split-level Garden Wing rooms offering rainforest, garden and sea view rooms
The Ocean Wing boasts the largest premier rooms in Sabah at 90 sqm. spilling out to a private balcony with an oversized outdoor bathtub and daybed
Ocean Wing guests can enjoy exclusive privileges such as daily complimentary mini-bar, exclusive breakfast venue with breakfast in bed option, daily pre-dinner drinks and canapes at the Sunset Pavilion, a one-time bath indulgence and an exclusive pool area
The 715sqm grand ballroom and 11 multi-purpose function rooms
Golf sessions at Mount Kinabalu backdrop
Nature exploration at the Rasa Ria Reserve and visit Borneo wildlife
Hike to the top and enjoy breakfast at the summit with spectacular views of the surrounding area and visit to the nocturnal wildlife at night guided by experienced rangers