About Us



March, 2024








About Us

Sama-Sama is a specialized Airport Hotel brand that embodies the very best of modern, contemporary Malaysia. Meaning “togetherness”, the logo denotes two hands coming together symbolizing the inclusiveness of the nation’s various people and cultures. It is also an expression of the depth of the Malaysian welcome. Our Award-Winning team are guided by the philosophy that welcoming our international and local guests with personalized and warm service to make the best out of each guest’s #SamaSamaExperience.

Sama-Sama is located adjacent and linked to KL International Airport (KLIA), Malaysia. The Hotel is connected by a covered sky bridge to the Main Terminal Building which houses the Arrival & Departure Halls, and is just a 5-minute walk. For our guests’ convenience, we operate a complimentary buggy shuttle service that runs between the Airport and the Hotel.

Boasting 442 luxury guestrooms and suites, Sama-Sama is the preferred hotel choice for transit air travelers with a few long hours in-between flights. Air travelers with early morning departures or late night arrivals will also find the hotel perfectly suited to their unique needs. The hotel with 3 dining options, lush tropical landscape, water features and soothing environment make for a rejuvenating break for the jet-lagged and weary travelers. However, for the restless health conscious buff, there is the hotel’s  Gymnasium and Health Club which also includes a spa facility.

Sama-Sama is owned and operated by KL Airport Hotels Sdn Bhd. KLAH is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB). Malaysia Airports is the operator of Malaysia’s 39 airports which comprise international, domestic and Short Take-Off and Landing (STOL) ports. The main airport is the KL International Airport (KLIA). To date, the Sama-Sama Group of hotels comprised of three distinctive Airport Hotel Product, namely : – Sama-Sama Hotel (KLIA, Landside), Sama-Sama Express (KLIA Terminal 1, Airside), Sama-Sama Express (KLIA Terminal 2, Airside)

Location in Relation to Other Areas

5 minutes’ walk via undercover sky bridge from KLIA Main Terminal Arrivals and Departures
By Car:
Kuala Lumpur City Centre – 80 km
Petaling Jaya – 40 km
Putrajaya / Cyberjaya – 30 km
Sepang International Circuit (home of F1 Malaysian Grand Prix) – 15 km
Mitsui Outlet Park – 6 km
Klia2 – 2km
By Express Rail Link on the KLIA Express:
28 minutes to Sentral Station; 3 minutes to klia2
Check-in / Check-out:
Check-in: 2pm
Check-out: 12noon

Core Values & Heritage

Sama-Sama Vision:
To be the best Airport Hotel in the world.
Sama-Sama Mission:
Delivering superior services and product.
Sama-Sama Brand Promise:
“Making Meaningful Connections”
Whenever someone has a need, we provide a solution that delights them and keeps them coming back to us.

History & Awards

The Sama-Sama Hotel is staffed by an award-wining team, many of whom have been with the hotel since it welcomed its first guest in 1998. Our highly experienced and quality-driven team continues its unwavering commitment to deliver the highest service standards.
On the 1st of January 2013, MAHB expanded its involvement in the business taking over the operations and management of the Hotel and re-branding the property to Sama-Sama.


  1. Awarded “Best Airport Hotel in Asia” – 2000, 2002, 2003,2004,2005,2006 & 2007 by Business Asia.
  2. Awarded “Asia’s Leading Airport Hotel Award at the 2008, 2009 & 2011 World Travel Award”
  3. Voted “World’s Leading Airport Hotel in 2008 and 2009 World Travel Award”.
  4. Awarded “The Brand Laureate 2008/09, 2009/10, 2010/11, 2011/12” for the Best Brands in the Airport Hotel category product.
  5. Top 10 Luxury Hotels in Malaysia’ by Tripadvisor Traveller’s Choice Award 2014 – 2016
  6. Best Airport Hotel & Luxury Hotel 2016 by Haute Grandeur Global Hotel Awards
  7. Best Luxury Airport Hotel by World Luxury Hotel Awards from 2013-2018.
  8. Certificate of Excellence by Trip Advisor from 2014 – 2018.
  9. Best Top 25 Luxury Hotels in Malaysia by Trip Advisor in 2013 & 2017.
  10. Best Companies to Work For in Asia by HR Asia from 2014 – 2017.
  11. Best Business Hotel & Best Airport Hotel in Malaysia by Haute Grandeur from 2016-2018.



Address: Jalan CTA 4B, 64000
KLIA Sepang, Malaysia

Phone: +603 8787 3333

Fax: +603 8787 5555

Reservations: reservations@samasamahotels.com

Sales: sales@samasamahotels.com

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