Homestays In Shah Alam

Check into a comfortable and affordable place away from home with homestays in Shah Alam.

This town is familiar with outstation visitors and it’s no wonder that there are an increasing number of reputable homestays.

Most of the homestays we have in this list are condominium units brimming with 5-star facilities and are thus great value for money if you’re looking for a base for your staycation!

11 Best Homestays In Shah Alam

1. Senja Studio @ i-City Shah Alam

Conveniently located within the compounds of Shah Alam’s i-City, Senja Studio packs many amenities that make it feel homey.

This fully-furnished one-bedroom apartment comes with a kitchenette, refrigerator, stovetop, cooking utensils, washing machine, flat-screen TV, and a king-sized plush bed.

Simple Modern Bedroom At Senja Studio @ i-City Shah Alam
Simple Modern Bedroom At Senja Studio @ i-City Shah Alam – Photo credits to booking.com

On top of these, there is a sun terrace where guests can enjoy a panoramic view of the vibrant skyline as you wind down to a tranquil night.

Moreover, the unit is spic and span with an attentive host who strives to meet clients’ needs. However, the only thing that is missing is free WiFi.

Cafe and Exterior Of The Building Where Senja Studio @ i-City Shah Alam Is Located
Cafe and Exterior Of The Building Where Senja Studio @ i-City Shah Alam Is Located – Photo credits to Agoda

You can take advantage of the various 5-star hotel facilities at this homestay in Shah Alam for only RM129 per night.

What You’ll Like:

  • Free on-site parking
  • On-site facilities include a private pool and a garden
  • Within walking distance to i-City Shopping Mall
  • Nearby attractions include the Wet World Water Park Shah Alam, Royal Gallery Selangor, and Evolve Concept Mall

Good To Know:

  • Free Wi-Fi is not provided
  • Starting Price Per Night: RM129
  • Address: Hyde Tower Block E Jalan Plumbum 7/102, i-City, 40000 Shah Alam, Malaysia
  • Check Price: Booking.com; Agoda

2. I City- Studio Shah Alam @ Asia Cozy Home

Another Shah Alam homestay located at the heart of touristy action:

I City- Studio Shah Alam @ Asia Cozy Home is spacious and meticulously clean with a fully functional kitchenette and free Wi-Fi too!

Basic Bedrooms With Plenty Of Sleeping Capacity At I City Studio Shah Alam @ Asia Cozy Home
Basic Bedrooms With Plenty Of Sleeping Capacity At I City Studio Shah Alam @ Asia Cozy Home – Photo credits to Booking.com

In delivering impeccable service, the detailed host goes the extra mile by labelling which switches are for lights and fans. This saves guests from fumbling around for the right switch every time!

As this homestay in Shah Alam is at i-City, it is possible to get to the mall by foot in 5 minutes flat, or any of the ample grocery stores and cafes located at every turn and corner.

Gym Facilities and Swimming Pool of I City-Studio Shah Alam
Gym Facilities and Swimming Pool of I City-Studio Shah Alam – Photo credits to Booking.com

With such a convenient location and tonnes of amenities at your fingertips, I City- Studio Shah Alam @ Asia Cozy Home is tremendous value for money at RM125/night.

What You’ll Like:

  • Free on-site parking
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi that’s strong and stable
  • A full-fledged kitchen that includes a cooking stove, fridge, microwave, washing machine, and cooking utensils
  • Other on-site amenities include a playground, swimming pool, fitness center, and bowling alley

Good To Know

  • Nearby tourist destinations include the Snow Walk, i-City Wax Museum, Shah Alam Lake Garden, and the Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah Mosque
  • Starting Price Per Night: RM125
  • Address: Jalan Multimedia, I Soho I City Block A, Persiaran, I City, Shah Alam, Malaysia, 40000
  • Check Price: Booking.com; Agoda

3. Icity Wellness Homestay 13

With sleek contemporary aesthetics to rivals the interior of high-end hoteliers, you can give your vacation a headstart with this comfortable homestay tucked within i-City.

And because it is located at the heart of i-City, this homestay makes a perfect base to explore the vibrant surroundings too.

Bedrooms And Common Spaces At Icity Wellness Homestay 30
Bedrooms And Common Spaces At Icity Wellness Homestay 30 – Photo credits to agoda

For example, you can make your way on foot from the compact studio unit to the i-City Wax Museum, Snow Walk, etc. While other attractions are located a short drive away.

Surprisingly, despite the lower price of this homestay in Shah Alam (starting price of RM118), there is complimentary WiFi too!

4. Host Assist Homestay by HA i-City

Well-placed and fronting i-City Shah Alam, you can marvel at the beautiful nightlife from Host Assist Homestay by HA i-City.

Bedrooms At Host Assist Homestay, Ha i-City
Bedrooms At Host Assist Homestay, Ha i-City – Photo credits to booking.com

Inside this immaculately decorated SOHO lies many facilities that make it stand out:

Including a flat-screen TV, washing machine, cooking utilities, and hair dryer, this homestay at Shah Alam is certainly well put together.

Common Spaces At Host Assist Homestay by HA i-City
Common Spaces At Host Assist Homestay by HA i-City – Photo credits to booking.com

Coffee lovers can even upgrade to a larger room that comes with an Aristo Espresso maker plus a Netflix-enabled network too. In total, there are 5 different room configurations to choose from.

What You’ll Like

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free on-site parking
  • Clean, comfortable, and spacious
  • Facilities include an indoor and outdoor swimming pool, fitness center, sauna, on-site golf course, and water park

Good To Know:

  • 5-room configurations comprising 1- or 2-bedroom units
  • Address: I-Soho, I-City, i-City, 40000 Shah Alam, Malaysia 
  • Check Price: Booking.com; Agoda

5. Machome Guest’ Home Comfy Suite I

Strategically located at Setia City Mall, this homestay at Shah Alam Selangor boasts all the comforts you need for a memorable staycation.

Simplicity is front and center for the interior with soothing ambiance lighting that lends an understated elegance.

Pool And Machome Guest_ Home Comfy Suite I
Pool And Machome Guest_ Home Comfy Suite I – Photo credits to Agoda

Interestingly, there’s a functional swimming pool for you to do a few laps too. And it overlooks a well-equipped fitness center.

If you have your own transport, Machome Guest’ Home Comfy Suite I has great connectivity to major highways so enjoy seamless access to all the city’s best wonders!

What You’ll Like

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free on-site parking
  • Comfortable and spacious with steep hygiene standards
  • Facilities include a swimming pool and gym

Good To Know:

  • Within walking distance to Setia City Mall, Taman Botani Shah Alam, and Laman Seni Shah Alam
  • MyNews.com is located beside the homestay
  • Starting Price Per Night: RM123
  • Address: Setia Alam, Shah Alam, Malaysia
  • Check Price: Agoda

6. De Houz Guesthouse @ Setia Alam Trefoil

There’s also easy access to Setia City Mall (~ 5 minutes’ walk) when you stay at this homestay in Shah Alam.

The view from the higher units is simply spellbinding as it overlooks Shah Alam’s bustling landscape and beyond.

Rooms At De Houz Guesthouse @ Shah Alam Trefoil
Rooms At De Houz Guesthouse @ Shah Alam Trefoil – Photo credits to Agoda

Units are spacious and well-furnished with modern aesthetics. Moreover, staying here is a wonderful setting for a weekend getaway for families with kids because of the huge swimming pool and playground which the young ones will adore!

Amenities That Guests Have Access To When Staying At De Houz Guesthouse @ Setia Alam Trefoil
Amenities That Guests Have Access To When Staying At De Houz Guesthouse @ Setia Alam Trefoil – Photo credits to Agoda

Furthermore:

Stay fit while traveling and make use of the tennis court and bicycles too.  Bond over BBQ sessions at the outdoor pavilion under a star-filled sky.

On Saturdays, stroll at the longest night market in Malaysia (pasar malam) and discover glorious street food, local delights, and many Malaysian trinkets.

What You’ll Like

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free on-site parking
  • Facilities include a BBQ area, outdoor swimming pool, coffee shop, restaurants, tennis court, playground, family room, and bicycles
  • Comes with a fully equipped kitchen plus fridge, flat-screen TV, hair dryer, and dining area

Good to know

  • 5 minutes’ walk to Setia City Mall
  • Starbucks, Papa Rich, and many eateries are within walking distance

7. Studio Room next to SCCC at Trefoil Setia Alam for 2-4 pax

Comfy beddings in comforting earthy tones evoke a serene atmosphere at this contemporary homestay.

Despite its modest built-up of 484ft2, there are abundant facilities like a tennis court, swimming pool, sauna, hot tub, and fitness center that more than compensates for the petite space.

Public Facilities Include A Swimming Pool and Gym Room At Studio Room, Shah Alam
Public Facilities Include A Swimming Pool and Gym Room At Studio Room, Shah Alam – Photo credits to booking.com

As the homestay is adjacent to Setia City Mall, you have almost instant access to restaurants, entertainment joints, and many retail outlets without having to drive out.

Together with the excellent customer service, this homestay offers great value for money – it’s ideal sojourn close to top attractions.

The Different Bedrooms At Studio Room next to SCCC at Trefoil Setia Alam
The Different Bedrooms At Studio Room next to SCCC at Trefoil Setia Alam – Photo credits to booking.com

What You’ll Like

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free on-site parking
  • Convenient location
  • Facilities include a tennis court, swimming pool, sauna, hot tub, and fitness center

Good to know

  • No cooking facilities or dining area
  • Does not come with cable TV access (Astro) or Netflix
  • Impressive security controls upheld by the appointed guards

8. Zila Homes @ Rimbun Sanctuary Apartment

Stylishly decorated in calming shades that resemble resort-style living plus a balcony to boot, Zila Homes @ Rimbun Sanctuary Apartment is a hidden gem that’s spacious and suitable for families.

Bedrooms And Common Areas of Zila Homes @ Rimbun Sanctuary Apartment at Shah Alam
Bedrooms And Common Areas of Zila Homes @ Rimbun Sanctuary Apartment at Shah Alam – Photo credits to booking.com

This 3-bedroom apartment is poised to please even the most discerning guest with all its comforts.

The kitchen is sufficiently equipped to enable you to show off your culinary prowess. And there is also a washer, iron, dryer, and TV too.

Various Facilities And Lobby of Zila Homes @ Rimbun Sanctuary Apartment
Various Facilities And Lobby of Zila Homes @ Rimbun Sanctuary Apartment – Photo credits to booking.com

But if you don’t feel like cooking, it’s just easy enough to access to ample good food with many eateries surrounding the vicinity!

What You’ll Like

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lovely spacious unit
  • Close to many eateries
  • Free on-site parking
  • Facilities include an outdoor swimming pool and fitness center
  • Comes with a fully equipped kitchen plus fridge, flat-screen TV, hair dryer, and dining area

Good to know

  • Set within a gated and guarded community enhanced with additional security features
  • Attractions within proximity include Skytrex Adventure Park, Dahlia Park, Fly Fishing Lure Casting Centre, and Setia City Mall

9. Peanut Butter Homestay – Trefoil Setia Alam

If you’re on a business trip and need to stay close to Setia City Convention Centre (SCCC), Peanut Butter Homestay checks all the right boxes with its proximity to the center.

Different Bedrooms at Peanut Butter Homestay, Shah Alam
Different Bedrooms at Peanut Butter Homestay, Shah Alam – Photo credits to booking.com

It is after all, just 300m from SCCC, and other than this, this homestay at Shah Alam puts you close to amazing dining options and many tourist attractions.

The gleaming lights of i-City Shah Alam, and other top tourist hotspots beckon and are minutes away too if you have your own transport.

And after a full day of work and sightseeing, you can come back to the comfortable 3-bedroom unit with fine recreational facilities that will help you unwind and relax.

Nearby Cafe And Pool At Peanut Butter Homestay, Shah Alam
Nearby Cafe And Pool At Peanut Butter Homestay, Shah Alam – Photo credits to booking.com

This is a near-perfect stay if not for the fact that there is no free WiFi!

What You’ll Like

  • Free on-site parking
  • 24-hour front desk for all-day check-in and out
  • Clean, comfortable, and spacious
  • Facilities include a bowling alley, fitness center, swimming pool, children’s playground, gym, and sauna
  • Basic toiletries are provided

Good To Know:

  • Free Wi-Fi is not provided
  • While the 3-room unit measure 527 ft2, get the most of your space by opting for the balcony unit for unobstructed vantage

10. Yamada Residence, Trefoil

If hassle-free access to food and groceries top your list, then Yamada Residence ranks high on convenience and location.

Different Bedroom Configurations At Yamada Residence, Trefoil
Different Bedroom Configurations At Yamada Residence, Trefoil – Photo credits to booking.com

It is just across the street from Setia City Mall, so looking for food and stocking up on groceries after work or play is effortless with restaurants just a stroll away.

Additionally, the unit has practical fittings with all the necessary amenities that cater to a both business and leisurely travellers.

To keep the little ones busy, there is an outdoor swimming pool and a playroom within the unit featuring a portable slide and swing!

Lobby and GYM At Yamada Residence, Trefoil
Lobby and GYM At Yamada Residence, Trefoil – Photo credits to booking.com

Besides this, the 4-star property is popular with hiking enthusiasts as there are two nearby rainforest trails that will put your endurance and agility to the test.

What You’ll Like

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Hygienic and cozy environment
  • Close to a mall
  • Free on-site parking
  • Each unit comes with a seating area, kitchenette, hairdryer, and free toiletries
  • Facilities include a bowling alley, fitness center, swimming pool, sauna, and tennis court

Good To Know:

  • Nature lovers will enjoy the proximity to 2 popular hiking trails namely the Shah Alam Community Forest Trail and the Peak Garden Setia Alam trail
  • Offers 10 room configurations with some units featuring a mountain view or balcony
  • Enjoy a meal on-site serving delish Asian cuisine

11. Vista Alam Roomstay Homestay

Get a guaranteed good night of sleep with the plush and ergonomically comfortable IKEA beds at this homestay in Shah Alam, alongside its excellent location.

Vista Alam Roomstay Homestay is near a mosque, hospital, malls, many restaurants, and stalls.

Fittings are top-notch and all in working condition, while the Wi-fi is strong and steady to ensure unbroken access to entertainment and social media.

Homestay Interior of Vista Alam Roomstay Homestay, Shah Alam
Homestay Interior of Vista Alam Roomstay Homestay, Shah Alam – Photo credits to booking.com

This Muslim-friendly homestay also provides a prayer mat and prayer garment (telekung) for the convenience of guests.

With a starting price as low as RM170 per night, there is also a top-quality host managing this place. And it’s his attentive and friendly demeanor makes the place stay-worthy!

Family Friendly Bedrooms At Vista Alam Roomstay Homestay, Shah Alam
Family Friendly Bedrooms At Vista Alam Roomstay Homestay, Shah Alam – Photo credits to booking.com

What You’ll Like

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free on-site parking
  • Facilities include an outdoor swimming pool and fitness center
  • Comes with complimentary mineral water, electric kettle, coffee, tea, Ikea bedding, water heater, Astro cable network
  • Fully air-conditioned
  • Dual outdoor swimming pool, indoor playroom, outdoor playground, squash court, tenis court, sauna, mini-golf, BBQ area, and library
  • Very Muslim-friendly
  • Amazing host

Good to know

  • Kiblat direction indicated
  • Located 10-minutes’ drive to Giant, TESCO, and AEON
  • Surrounded by ample eateries, restaurants, and convenient stores

Conclusion

Packed with hotel-class facilities and fantastic connectivity to tourist attractions, the best homestays in Shah Alam give the best hotels in Shah Alam a run for their money with their cheaper rates.

So if you’re looking for a relatively cheaper mode of accommodation with decent facilities to keep the family occupied, then these homestays are amazing options.

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