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.

Activities

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 features

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)
How to get there

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 property listings offer a large selection of 1,123 vacation rentals near Petaling Jaya. From 68 Houses to 969 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Petaling Jaya for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Petaling Jaya:

  • Kuala Lumpur City Centre: 363 vacation rentals
  • Chow Kit: 216 vacation rentals
  • Pudu: 217 vacation rentals
  • Bukit Bintang: 507 vacation rentals
  • Damansara Perdana: 42 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Petaling Jaya?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Petaling Jaya. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Taman Aman: 1,205 vacation rentals
  • Wat Chetawan Temple: 1,206 vacation rentals
  • Kuala Lumpur Jalan Templer KTM Komuter Station: 1,205 vacation rentals
  • Kuala Lumpur Kampung Dato' Harun KTM Komuter Station: 1,205 vacation rentals
  • Bukit Gasing Reserve: 1,136 vacation rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Petaling Jaya?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 68 Houses in Petaling Jaya. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Petaling Jaya include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 969 rentals available
  • Villas: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Petaling Jaya?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 837 vacation rentals with pool available in Petaling Jaya. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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