Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 29 Jul 2014
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Member since 02 Apr 2017
Total posts 167
There's a decent bench for sleeping as you head down towards the bus stop :p
Member since 02 Jul 2011
Total posts 835
Wasn't aware that the MH lounge had a limit on the number of hours.
Member since 09 Jan 2013
Total posts 15
Member since 09 Nov 2018
Total posts 30
I would suggest the Sama-Sama Express airside hotel. You have already saved $600 and are flying business so pay the $130 and have a good sleep, ready for your onwards journey. You can still eat and drink in the MH lounge as you’ll have a boarding pass.
Virgin Australia - Velocity Rewards
Member since 13 Dec 2015
Total posts 27
I organized a long layover for my dad, about seven hours. The closest fun thing to do is sepang and it’s awesome little go cart track. He had great time doing laps between flights. With 13 hours you can easily head into the city. If you’re not trying to sleep in one of the airside hotels, then I’d get out of the airport.
Member since 24 Dec 2013
Total posts 107
There is also the option of sleeping in the capsule hotel at KLIA2 for around $30 if you want a bed for the whole night.
Jetstar Airways - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 18 Feb 2018
Total posts 32
I've stayed at Tune Hotel and can attest that it's worth the price. Almost identical in room size and layout to an Ibis, and cost me about $90. A good night's sleep, a shower, then a bowl of laksa nearby made for a most enjoyable 12 hour layover.
Member since 20 Nov 2017
Total posts 35
Get the bus into KL Sentral, stay at a cheap hotel in Brickfields and enjoy the food! Lots of options!
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