things are happening at the renowned Malaysian resort
Exciting new developments have redefined
Resorts World Genting, one of the world's leading resort operators. It is now
even more vibrant and multifaceted than ever, adding a new dimension to one's
Resorts World Genting is an integrated resort
in Malaysia that offers visitors enjoyment at 6,000 feet above sea level with
cool weather ranging from 14 to 22 degrees. The resort has annually been
welcoming over 20 million visitors from Malaysia and neighboring countries.
A new gateway, the Awana Transportation Hub
houses the new Awana Bus Terminal, helipad and some 4,500 public parking bays.
At the Awana Transportation Hub is also where the new cable car system Awana
Skyway is located. The new Awana Skyway is just 2.8km or 10 minutes away
from Resorts World Genting.
It boasts a top speed of six metres per
second with a capacity to transport 3,600 passengers one way every hour. It
brings visitors from Awana Station to Chin Swee Temple Station and SkyAvenue
station at the peak of the resort. There are a total of 99 gondolas, of
which 10 are installed with glass floors that allow visitors a bird's eye view
of the rainforest below.
For accommodation, there are choices of six
hotels where visitors can enjoy crisp mountain air and the splendor of 130
million years old tropical forest. In total, the resort has 10,000 rooms with
the 3-star 7351 rooms First World Hotel, holding the Guinness World Record as
world's largest hotel. Other hotels include luxurious 5-star accommodation at
Maxims, Crockfords or the iconic Genting Grand and 4-star accommodation
includes Resort Hotel and Awana.
Recently opened is the brand new SkyAvenue
with five-storey of great shopping and dining facilities that is 1.4 million sq
ft in size. The mall consists of 168 retail outlets and 160 brands of
which 70 are food and beverage and 98 retail plus six cinemas and a large
concourse that is surrounded by three-storey high large LED screens showcasing
spectacular multimedia shows.
A foodie floor is located at level one of
SkyAvenue where shoppers can enjoy a paradise of food. F&B outlets include
first in the world Cafes Richard from Paris, the first in Asia London-based
Burger & Lobster for live lobsters air-flown from Canada, and Malaysia's
first Motorino, a Brooklyn-based brand offering authentic Neapolitan-style
pizzas. Then there's the Malaysian Food Street featuring the best
Malaysian non-halal hawker dishes. It is the highest food court in Malaysia and
one of the biggest with a seating capacity of 1000 people.
High street fashion with top brands such as
Thomas Sabo, Pandora, Body & Works, Adidas, Calvin Klein and many more is
congregated on the third floor. Opening soon is the luxury floor on level 2 and
more al fresco dining on the top floor.
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