Venue & Accommodation

The venue for ICLCS 2018 is International Institute of Islamic Civilisation and Malay World (ISTAC).


How to get there

Public Transportation:

It is possible to get to ISTAC from most places in the Klang Valley (Greater KL) using public transportation such as buses, trains, taxis or a combination of these. To find a bus, this link may help:

Grab service:

A better option is to use the Grab ride hailing service. Download the app here:

Your Own Vehicle:

If driving on your own, you can use the following GPS coordinates on Waze or your satnav device: 3.1659° N, 101.6741° E


Where to stay

There are a number of hotels in the adjacent areas of Bukit Tunku where ISTAC is. We list a few below:

Grand Pacific Hotel
50400, Jalan Tun Ismail, Kuala Lumpur, Jalan Ipoh, Kuala Lumpur
+603-4042 2177

Peninsular Residence Hotel
No. 10, Jalan Semantan
Bukit Damansara
50490 Kuala Lumpur

Best Western Premier
Seri Pacific Hotel Kuala Lumpur
Jalan Putra
P.O. Box 11468
50764 Kuala Lumpur
Tel: 603-40425555

Duta Hotel & Residence.
B16-06, 16th Floor, Block B, Putra Majestik
No. 2A, Jalan Kasipillay
(Off 2½ miles Jalan Ipoh)
Kuala Lumpur
+603-4050 5088

Regalia Suites & Residences
No. 2, Jalan Anjung Putra,
Off Jalan Sultan Ismail
Kuala Lumpur
+603-2725 0735 / 0739

Sunway Putra Hotel Kuala Lumpur
100 Jalan Putra
Kuala Lumpur
+603 4040 9888

ISTAC Apartments
No. 24, Persiaran Duta
Taman Duta
50480 Kuala Lumpur


Note: Accommodation during the conference is to be arranged by the participants and subject to the hotel’s room availability and rates.