Sunday, November 9, 2008

First World Hotel

My World #2

First World Hotel, Genting Highlands, Malaysia


First World Hotel is the second largest hotel in the world by rooms. It comprises Tower 1 and Tower 2, each with 23 floors, and has a total of 6,118 rooms. It is one of the five hotels located in Genting Highlands, Pahang, Malaysia, along with Genting Hotel, Theme Park Hotel, Highlands Hotel and Resort Hotel.

The hotel is managed by First World Hotel and Resorts Sdn. Bhd, one of two major companies operating at Genting Highlands resort (the other is Resorts World Bhd). The resort can be reached by the Genting Skyway, which is the world's fastest (and Southeast Asia's longest) cable car, which travels at 6 metres per second.

You can see more of beautiful scenes from all over the world by clicking the images below:




posted by: janet

32 comments:

2sweetnsaxy said...

It certainly is a colorful hotel! Very nice! :-)

Sara Chapman in Seattle said...

That is one impressive and colorful hotel! I've never seen one like it. Happy Scenic Sunday!

Ramblings of a Villas Girl said...

Hi! Very interesting hotel. I love the colors.

KC said...

very cool. thanks for posting.

Baruch said...

That a very different looling & colourful hotel! Thanks for sharing the info

Aisha said...

This is such a unique photo of the hotel. Great shot, Jan! Second largest in the world, wow!

ChrissyM said...

Very interesting hotel, very colorful. Second largest in the world, impressive.

gen/entry said...

That is a nice hotel and very colorful;.... Happy Sunday!

Z'riz said...

6,000++ rooms?! Now THAT is a lot of rooms! hehehe

Check out my scenes HERE

Blessings and Beyond said...

wish i could stay there. never been able to stay in big hotels.

twinks said...

Hi,
wow..what a very interesting hotel..and a very colorful one too..thanks for sharing.
my scene is HERE

Vicki said...

That's one huge hotel. And look at those colors. Pretty!!

Lawstude said...

beautiful shot. thanks for sharing. it is always nice to see new things. great job.

Agring said...

Looks like a very nice hotel.

Your EG Tour Guide said...

It sure us big! I wonder how hey coloured the building. Is is the colour in the concrete?

Louise said...

When full, that's got more people than a lot of medium-sized cities! What a place!

ewok1993 said...

what a colorful attractive facade. i would like to stay there, as long as the price is within my means :D

Carver said...

That's an interesting hotel and so colorful.

Arija said...

Very colourful hotel in a great location. I'd hate to be a chamber maid there with so many rooms to make up!

Torsdag said...

A very different design for a hotel. Good for a world fuk of colours

Rural Writer said...

I've never seen such a colorful hotel! Nice post.

fishing guy said...

I have never seen a building anywhere near this colorful. What a neat looking place.

Martha said...

Great photo of a very cool hotel! Thanks for stopping by!

Yen said...

Very colorful hotel indeed!

Posted mine, HERE. Have a great day! And thanks for the virtual travel;)

Erin said...

a cable car ride...sounds like loads of fun...
thanks for sharing

Brit' Gal Sarah said...

Wow that's quite a hotel and a paint job!

D Herrod said...

What an impressive hotel. I would hate to clean it.

Lilli & Nevada said...

oh i would love to see what the inside looks like, cause the outside is very cool

indicaspecies said...

Nice to read about the hotel and the cable car ride. Thank you for sharing.

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alicesg said...

Very nice. It's been a long time since I visited Genting Highlands. I hope to go there next year. Happy Tuesday.

Denise said...

Thank you for sharing such a wonderful hotel. I bet it is spectacular inside.

Pretty Prats said...

Guess the hotel would be spectacular from inside too ... its so colorful to look :) Thanks for sharing !!

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