Pamper Yourself With Some High Tea
Feeling that urge to pamper yourself with something nice or just looking for a lovely, quiet spot to catch up with your friends, family, or significant other? We've gathered some of the best high tea spots around KL for you to plan a leisurely afternoon affair with delicate sandwiches, scones, macaroons, and fragrant tea!
Add these high tea spots to your list:
- InterContinental Kuala Lumpur
- The Orchid Conservatory, Majestic Hotel
- The Lounge, Four Seasons Hotel
- The Drawing Room, St. Regis
- The Lounge, Hilton Hotel
- The Ritz Carlton KL
- Nobu Kuala Lumpur
- Grand Ion Delemen Hotel, Genting Highlands
- Pavilions Lounge, Sheraton Imperial
Disclaimer: Prices listed in this article are accurate at the time of writing.
Afternoon Tea Spots Around Klang Valley
1. THIRTY8, Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur
THIRTY8 is definitely one of our favourite high tea spots in the city. Located on the 38th floor of Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur, this classy space features huge floor-to-ceiling windows, a spacious layout, and ample natural sunlight.
Indulge in a 3-tier signature afternoon tea set that comes with a lovely selection of sweet and savoury treats (from mango pudding to strawberry almond tarts, pistachio éclairs, and homemade dimsum) as well as free-flow coffee and tea. You can even enjoy an afternoon tea buffet on the weekends and public holidays!
- Address: Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur, 12, Jalan Pinang, 50450 Kuala Lumpur
- Price: from RM168 (book on Klook here)
2. Altitude at Banyan Tree Kuala Lumpur
Located on the 53rd floor of Banyan Tree Kuala Lumpur, Altitude offers a popular Sky Afternoon Tea with amazing views of the city skyline. Tea time delights here include smoked salmon sandwiches, raisin scones, chocolate mousse, lemon meringue tarts, egg truffle sandwiches, and sticky toffee pudding.
What we love about Altitude is how they always roll out fresh and inventive seasonal menus from time to time, their limited-time Sakura Spring Afternoon Tea earlier this year consisted of a specially curated dessert menu served in a dreamy hanami bento box!
- Address: Le Meridien Putrajaya, Ioi Resort, Putrajaya, Selangor, Malaysia
- Price: RM179.35 per pax (10% off on Klook)
3. Lobby Lounge at New World Petaling Jaya Hotel
New World Petaling Jaya's classic afternoon tea is presented in a 3-tier standee and comes with a selection of bite-sized delicacies such as mini sandwiches, spinach quiche, eclairs filled with vanilla pastry cream, caramelized banana macaroons, lemon curd meringues, and more. Head over for a quintessential experience set against the backdrop of a classy lounge with elegant furnishings and floor-to-ceiling windows.
- Address: New World Petaling Jaya, Level 2, Paradigm, 1, Jalan SS7/26A, 47301 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
- Price: RM128 for 2 pax (book on Klook here)
4. OneSixFive Lounge, InterContinental Kuala Lumpur
Fringed between a tropical garden and a cascading waterfall, OneSixFive Lounge is a space in InterContinental Kuala Lumpur that offers a high tea experience set amidst scenic garden views.
The Secret Garden Afternoon Tea menu at OneSixFiveLounge comes with a selection of sweet and savoury delights such as chicken ciabatta sandwiches, chocolate salted caramel cake, peach almond tarts, and coffee orange opera cake! Elevate your experience by booking a staycation at the hotel - you can even opt for a package that comes inclusive of an afternoon tea set.
5. Atmosphere 360 at KL Tower
Situated 282m above ground, Atmosphere 360 is a modern and elegant revolving restaurant located in the iconic KL Tower, offering a magnificent 360-degree view of the entire KL city skyline.
Take your high tea experience to new heights as you head here for a unique dining experience from the highest restaurant in town. In fact, the high tea at Atmosphere 360 is actually extremely affordable compared to other spots in KL - you'll only need to pay RM58 (22% off) when you book your buffet hi-tea voucher on Klook! Besides high tea, you can also have lunch or dinner at Atmosphere 360.
- Address: Atmosphere 360, TH02, Menara Kuala Lumpur, 2, Jalan Puncak, 50250 Kuala Lumpur
- Price: from RM58 (22% off on Klook)
6. Link Café at Sheraton Petaling Jaya Hotel
Have a fancy tea time treat with your loved ones at Sheraton Petaling Jaya Hotel, a twinkling 5-star haven in PJ. Fancy an afternoon tea tied to a good cause? In honour of Breast Cancer Awareness month, Sheraton Petaling Jaya Hotel has dressed up its afternoon tea set with an array of sweet and savoury pink treats - they will be donating RM5 per set in support of the National Cancer Council Malaysia (MAKNA). Oh, besides a common afternoon tea set, the hotel also serves up a buffet hi-tea spread on the weekends!
- Address: Lorong Utara C, Pjs 52, 46200 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
- Price: RM140 for 2 pax (book on Klook here)
7. The Living Room at The Westin Kuala Lumpur
Fancy an afternoon tea with a local twist? The Westin Kuala Lumpur's iconic high tea features a novelty infusion of favourites such as Chicken Serunding Roti Jala, Matcha Macaroons, Blinis, Pie Ties, and everything in between. Best part? The high tea at The Westin is available all day long from 1030AM - 10PM so you can enjoy afternoon tea in the morning, afternoon, or even at night!
Also, since the hotel is situated in the heart of Bukit Bintang, you can walk off those high tea calories with some window shopping at the malls located within walking distance of the hotel!
- Address: Level UG, The Westin Kuala Lumpur, 199, Jalan Bukit Bintang, Bukit Bintang, 55100 Kuala Lumpur
- Price: RM88 for 2 pax (book on Klook here)
8. Latitude 02 at Le Méridien Putrajaya
Latitude 02 is located at Le Méridien Putrajaya - if you don't mind driving a bit further out of town, you should definitely add it to your list. The high tea experience at Latitude 02 is one of the most affordable ones in Klang Valley, you can even enjoy an additional 49% off when you book your voucher on Klook. Psst, be sure not to miss out on the eclairs when you head over, we heard they're the most popular high tea treats at Latitude 02!
- Address: Le Meridien Putrajaya, Ioi Resort, Putrajaya, Selangor, Malaysia
- Price: RM61.50 for 2 pax (49% off on Klook)
9. Lobby Lounge at Shangri-La Hotel
Lobby Lounge at Shangri-La Hotel is another popular spot for high tea in KL. While it doesn't offer sky-high city views like in other spots on this list, we love the relaxing ambiance the lounge exudes with its idyllic water garden views, tranquil vibe, and live band entertainment.
This October, show your support for breast cancer awareness with a pink afternoon tea featuring raspberry macaroons, red berry tarts, pink cranberry scones, prawn cocktails, and more delectable bites. You can also get a Pink Courage Pin while you place your booking - all proceeds from the pin sales will be donated to the Breast Cancer Welfare Association (BCWA).
- Address: Lobby Level, Shangri-La Hotel, No 11, Jalan Sultan Ismail, 50250 Kuala Lumpur
- Price: RM80 per pax (9% off on Klook)
10. The Orchid Conservatory, The Majestic Hotel KL
Fancy sipping on fine teas while surrounded by a garden of graceful orchids? The Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur's afternoon tea is served in their stunning orchid conservatory, the venue itself adds plenty of points to the experience!
This botanical wonder is definitely one of its kind in Malaysia, showcasing a hanging garden and a beautiful orchidscape (which often features a seasonal range of phalaenopsis orchids) housed within a classy glass atrium. We're not exaggerating when we say this is one of the most picturesque high tea spots in town.
11. The Lounge at Four Seasons Hotel
The Lounge at Four Seasons Hotel serves high tea for 2 hours daily - besides the usual suspects like macaroons and scones, you'll also get to nibble on some unique treats with a localized flair. Pssst, we heard their Mango Sago and Four Seasons Tiramisu are to-die-for! Besides afternoon tea, you can also enjoy a leisurely breakfast, a hearty lunch, a quiet dinner, or evening drinks here.
12. The Drawing Room at St. Regis
The Drawing Room at The St. Regis Kuala Lumpur is a classy space most known for the impressive giant horse sculpture crafted by the notable Colombian artist Fernando Botero and a 5-tier crystal chandelier that hangs from its ceiling. Enjoy an afternoon tea full of magic and grandeur in a beautiful space inspired by the rolling hills of Malaysia's tea plantations!
13. The Lounge at Hilton Hotel KL
Spend an unforgettable afternoon sipping on tea while listening to jazz melodies at Hilton Kuala Lumpur - besides mesmerizing live music, The Lounge also offers scenic views of the Lake Gardens if you get a seat by the huge windows. This classy space is great for small gatherings and intimate get-togethers whether with your significant other or your besties.
14. The Ritz Carlton KL
Have good conversations over a quintessential afternoon tea at The Ritz-Carlton! Everything from the interior, atmosphere, food, and cutlery here oozes European charm - make sure you put on your best dress for the treat and sip on fine teas (or champagne, if that's more of your 'cup of tea') while being serenaded by the resident quartet.
15. Nobu Kuala Lumpur
This one's a unique addition to our list! If you think all high teas are English-style, think again. For those looking for something a bit different, head to Nobu for a special Japanese High Tea! Indulge in luxurious bite-sized Japanese dishes (from sashimi salad to miso chips with scallops, and umami chicken wings) arranged aesthetically as a feast for both your eyes and tastebuds.
16. Fairy Tales at Grand Ion Delemen Hotel
[Update] Fairy Tales is temporarily closed.
Just like its name, Grand Ion Delemen Hotel's Fairy Tales is a fairytale-like high tea spot nestled in the breezy hilltops of Genting Highlands. Located in an outdoor space with a dreamy pink wall lined with flowers, you'll feel like you're stepping into a page of Alice In The Wonderland here.
17. Pavilions Lounge at Sheraton Imperial KL
[Update] Pavilions Lounge is temporarily closed.
The Pavilion Lounge at Sheraton Imperial is a luxurious space with an interesting blend of modern and classic decor. Enjoy a classic afternoon tea with freshly-baked scones, mini wraps, lemon tartlets, and a fine selection of over 20 types of TWG teas for you to choose from. Be it for an intimate couple date, a gathering with friends, or a small-scale party, this space fits it all.
- Price: RM98 per pax
- Afternoon Tea Timing: 230PM - 530PM
- Address: Jalan Sultan Ismail, 50250, Kuala Lumpur