Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Not Available Now For Daily, Weekly or Monthly Rent at Istara Condominium

As of today, I do not make the above arrangements until further notice.

Thank you all for your interest in Istara Condominium Apartment.

Friday, February 19, 2010

How to Go to Istara Condominium, Location Map

The full address of the Istara Condominium is:

The Istara,
No 1, Lorong Utara B,
Off Jalan Utara,
46200 Petaling Jaya,
Selangor, Malaysia.

The ISTARA Condominium is located on Lorong Utara B (street name). On the opposite side of the street is the landmark the TUN HUSSIN ONN NATIONAL EYE HOSPITAL (in Malay it is Hospital Mata Tun Hussin Onn).

If you are taking a taxi from KLSentral train station or the KLIA airport, show the taxi driver the above address or mention the Tun Husin Onn Eye Hospital or in the Malay language it is "Hospital Mata Tun Husin Onn". Most taxi drivers know the hospital. It is adviseable that you buy the taxi coupons first at KL Sentral or the airport.

If you are taking the train (we call the LRT or the Light Rapid Transit) from KLSentral, Take the "Kelana Jaya Line" (in Malay language it is Aliran Kelana Jaya) towards the direction of Kelana Jaya. Get off the train at the station called "ASIA JAYA". From this train station, It is a 5-minute walk to the Istara. ( ).

To look at maps and directions, Go to Google Maps:

To see the exact location of the Istara, enter the words " The Istara Condo" in the search box and click "search maps". Aftter the map is shown, you may click on the A button, and then click "zoom here".

To see the exact location of the ASIA JAYA LRT station enter the words "Asia Jaya LRT station" in the search box and click "search maps". After the map is shown, you may click on the A button, and then click "zoom here".

If you plan to arrive after office hours or your booked stay is to start on weekends, please let us know so that we can make arrangements for our security personnel to let you in into the premises and make arrangements to collect your keys.

If you need additional information, please email or phone me.

Best of luck.

Saturday, August 29, 2009

Apartment 20-E of Istara Condominium is rented out.

I am sorry to inform you ( but I am happy for me :-) ) that the apartment is no longer available for rent as it has been taken for a one year renewable tenancy.
I shall let you all know when the apartment is available for rent again. Thank you very much for you interest in the apartment.

However you may send an email, sms or phone me to find  out if other apartment units are available for rent on weekly basis (in blocks of one week 7day-6nights).

Wednesday, July 1, 2009

Istara Condominium Apartment Is Ready For Booking

The Istara, is a popular condominium with the expatriate community. It is easily accessible being centrally  located in the heart of Petaling Jaya, the satellite town of Kuala Lumpur. It's at No. 1, Lorong Utara B, just off the Federal Highway at the Hilton Hotel Junction and is right in back of the Armada Hotel. It offers the panoramic view of of Kuala Lumpur and yet only a 20 minutes drive via the expressway to Putrajaya and Kuala Lumpur International Airport.

The are a range of convenient amenities in its immediate vicinity including banks, supermarket, hospitals, government offices, schools, private colleges, recreation parks and the LRT station.

The Istara Condominium offers a full range sporting facilities and amenities. Other facilities available at the Istara Condominium are private swimming pool (on mezzanine floor above the ground level), reflexology walkway, gymnasium, laundry, squash court, convenience store, children's playroom, library, covered parking with CCTV cameras.

There is a nice park nearby attached to  playing fields next to the Astaka Sports Complex. There is the Clark Hatch gym at the Petaling Jaya Hilton Hotel next door. Upon request arrangements can be made quickly to make reservations to use these facilities.

The standards maintained at the Istara we can assure you are uncompromisingly high. Close attention is given to detail as you'll see in each luxuriously appointed apartment which were specially designed for weekly, monthly and yearly rental at very attractive rates.

Apartment Unit 20-E is fully furnished (as in pictures on the left). It has two air-conditioned bedrooms, two baths, air-conditioned living room, TV, internet, study room/office and dining area
. The kitchen is equipped with a refrigerator, a cooking range (gas), microwave oven, rice cooker, electric kettle, toaster, pots and pans, plates and bowls, cups and saucers, glasses, cutlery, silver ware, ladles etc. A fully automatic clothes-washing machine is provided.

The following facilities are available on the Mezzanine floor: Swimming pool, gymnasium, children playground, lanai for barbecue (permission required from the management), convenience store, laundry shop and the management office. Squash court is available on the ground floor. This Floor has a spacious lobby and airy sitting area.

The premise is fully protected by security guards who are on duty 24/7 and equipped with CCTV. Visitors are required to first report or get permission from the security guard on duty before they can enter the condominium grounds.

SPECIAL PROMOTION: The daily rental rate is RM300.00. A partial non-refundable
advance payment is requested at booking time.

The monthly rental is RM3,000.00. A security deposit as well as utilities deposits are required. A tenancy agreement will have to be signed for the monthly rental.

For further information please contact Abdullah ; email:, Tel: +60 (0)19 980 0996.