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First World Hotel is the 2nd largest hotel in the world (after the MGM grand in Las Vegas). It comprises Tower 1 and Tower 2, each with 23 floors, and has a total of 6,118 rooms. It is one of the five hotels located in Genting Highlands, Pahang, Malaysia, along with Genting Hotel, Theme Park Hotel, Highlands Hotel and Resort Hotel. Genting Highlands Hotel Genting Highlands (Malay: Tanah Tinggi Genting ; Chinese: 雲頂高原) (1700m above sea level ) is a mountain peak within the Titiwangsa Mountains on the border between the states of Pahang and Selangor of Malaysia and is home to a famous mountain resort by the same name which can be reached... State anthem: Pahang State Anthem Capital Kuantan Royal capital Pekan Ruling party Barisan Nasional  - Sultan Sultan Ahmad Shah  - Menteri Besar Adnan Yaakob History    - Federated into FMS 1895   - Japanese occupation 1942   - Accession into Federation of Malaya 1948  Area  - Total 35,964 km² Population  - 2005 estimate 1,372,500  - Density 38. ... Genting Highlands Hotel The 5-star Genting Hotel is the premier hotel at Genting Highlands Resort, Pahang, Malaysia. ... Theme Park Hotel is the first hotel to be built at Genting Highlands Resort at its early development in 1971. ... Highlands Hotelis one of the five major hotels beside Genting Hotel, Theme Park Hotel, First World Hotel and Resort Hotel located at Genting Highlands, Malaysia (not to be confused with Highlands Hotel as the initial name for Theme Park Hotel). ...


The hotel is managed by First World Hotel and Resorts Sdn. Bhd, one of two major companies operating at Genting Highlands resort (the other is Resorts World Bhd). The resort can be reached by the Genting Skyway, which is the world's fastest (and Southeast Asia's longest) cable car, which travels at 6 metres per second [1]. Genting Skyway, located at the Selangor side of Genting Highlands, Malaysia, is currently the worlds fastest and South East Asias longest cable car system. ... Location of Southeast Asia Southeast Asia is a subregion of Asia. ... Tochal gondola lift carry tourists and skiers to Tochal mountain,Tehran, Iran. ...


Achievements

First World Hotel, Genting Highlands, Pahang, Malaysia.

On December 18, 2006, Guinness World Records listed the First World Hotel as the world's largest hotel [2]. is the 352nd day of the year (353rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Guinness World Records 2008 edition. ...


Structures

First World Hotel is a standard 3-star hotel at most of its rooms. Below the hotel is a 500,000 square feet plaza called First World Plaza, housing shopping arcades, food outlets, Starworld casino, The Pavilion and the Genting indoor theme park. It has a stage for weekly performances (such as magic and music shows) at the area called Time Square, surrounded by a replica of the Statue of Liberty and Oscar statue. Other facilities including Watersplash Pool (an indoor water theme park for children), Genting Sky Venture (Asia's first free fall simulator) and a cineplex. Cineplex Odeon Cinemas was one of North Americas largest movie theatre operators, with theatres in its home country of Canada and the United States. ...


First World Hotel main entrance forms the lush and grand tropical rainforest and a spacious Spanish courtyard at its lobby.


See also

  • List of hotels in Malaysia
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