Faces of
Malaysia
Kuantan

Kuantan is the largest city of the East Coast of Peninsular Malaysia with a population of about half a million. It is also the capital of the state of Pahang.

Kuantan is located about halfway between Singapore (to the south) and Kota Bahru (to the north). The city is situated at the coast of the South China Sea near the mouth of the Kuantan River. The city is not a major tourist destination, rather a stopover point for island destinations (Tioman, Redang, Perhentians, etc.) along the East Coast. From Kuantan you can also also reach the popular beach in Cherating in less than an hour with the local Bus.

Kota Bharu

Kota Bharu is the state capital of Kelantan.The name means ‘new city’ or ‘new castle/fort’ in Bahasa Malaysia. Kota Bharu is situated in the northeastern part of Peninsular Malaysia. In 2005, it had an estimated population of 425,294, making it the largest town on the east coast of Peninsular Malaysia.It’s known for its colourful markets and the muslim culture.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Marinis on 57

address: Level 57, Menara 3 Petronas, Persiaran KLCC, 50088 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - Tel: +603 2386 6030
marinis-on-57-rooftop-bar-restaurant-kuala-lumpur.jpg, KL's highest roof-top bar and restaurant on Level 57 of Petronas Tower 3 right next to the famous Petronas Twin Towers
close-up view from the bar to the Twin Towers
KL's highest roof-top bar and restaurant on Level 57 of Petronas Tower 3 right next to the famous Petronas Twin Towers

Opening Hours:
5pm - 3am

Dress Code:
Strictly business, formal or smart casual attire only. (No slippers, flip flops, sandals, caps, shorts etc.)

Contact Number:
+603 2386 6030

How to get to Marini's on 57
Marini's is located on the 57th floor of Petronas Tower 3, right next to the Twin Towers and Surial KLCC Shopping Mall. Check to page for Petronas Twin Towers / KLCC for detailed information on how to get to the KLCC area. At the lobby / reception on Ground Floor of Petronas Tower 3 you will be given an entry card that give you access to the main lift going up the 57th floor.


With the highest views of a restaurant / bar in Kuala Lumpur on the 57th floor, the prices of Marini's are not on the cheap side. Expect to pay RM30 for a sparkling water, from RM200 for a bottle of whine and more than RM100 for a meal.
Marini's has a bar, a restaurant (with Italian Chef) and a lounge. It is advisable to book a table in advance.

Links:

facebook page
official website


location of Marini's on 57
location of Marini's on 57 at the top of Petronas Tower 3


the restaurant
the restaurant, photo courtesy: Marini's on 57


the lounge

the restaurant, photo courtesy: Marini's on 57
 


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Related Places

Petronas Twin Towers / KLCC

The 88-floor building was completed in 1997 and remained the highest building in the world until 2004 with 452m. The Kuala Lumpur Center includes not only the famous twin towers, but also a shopping mall (Suria KLCC), a movie theatre, the new aquarium (KLCC Aquaria) and a park.

Sky Bar

Another roof-top bar in the Traders Hotel (33rd floor) with a breath-taking view of the Twin Towers. Located just across from KLCC.

Luna Bar

Super-chic breezy rooftop bar with a pool in the middle (but you cannot use it unfortunately) and one of the best night views in town

Hotels in Kuala Lumpur

Red Palm

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Hostel centrally located at the main junction of Bukit Bintang (Jalan Bukit Bintang and Jalan Sultan Ismail)

Attractions

Pudu Market, Kuala Lumpur

Wet Market und Market for cheap items of all kinds, especially aquarium and hi-fi equipment along Jalan Pasar in the Pudu area.

Gurdwara Tatt Khalsa Sikh Temple, Kuala Lumpur

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Zainal Abidin Mosque, Kuala Terengganu

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