Telawi in Bangsar is an area known for its wide array of cuisine which include seafood, Chinese food, Indian Muslim Mamak stalls, South Indian banana leaf restaurants, as well as Malay warungs which can be easily located within the area.
Some of the roadside hawkers in Telawi area normally open in the evenings and close late at night, plus also there are lots of 24-hour restaurants within the area thus making it easy for you to look for food at any time of the day. The Telawi area is also one of Kuala Lumpur’s most popular night havens for local and expatriates alike especially during weekends and Friday nights which include Absolutely Chemistry, Alexis, Bar Flam, Club 11:15, and The Social that caters for sport enthusiasts especially for English Premier League Football fans.
Telawi is strategically located and accessible through the Jalan Bangsar, Jalan Maarof, Jalan Pantai Baharu and it is also a mere 15 minutes journey to reach the Kuala Lumpur city centre for variety of business, shopping and entertainment options. Telawi has easy access to major expressways such as the New Pantai Expressway (NPE), Kuala Lumpur – Seremban Highway, Kerinchi Link, Federal Highway and also the SPRINT Expressway at the northern end of Jalan Maarof connects to Bukit Damansara, Jalan Duta, Sri Hartamas, the New Klang Valley Expressway, the Damansara-Puchong Expressway and several suburbs in Petaling Jaya.
In addition, Telawi also provides its tenants and nearby residents with convenient access to public amenities and township facilities such as Bangsar Shopping Centre, Bangsar Village, Bangsar Village II mall, One Bangsar, shops and convenience stores, restaurants and eateries such as Alexis, La Bodega, McDonald, Modesto’s, Coffee Bean, Starbucks, and San Francisco Coffee.
Telawi is near primary schools such as Sekolah Kebangsaan Bukit Bandaraya, Sekolah Kebangsaan Bukit Pantai and Sekolah Rendah Jenis Kebangsaan (Tamil) Jalan Bangsar; secondary schools such as Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Bangsar and Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Bukit Bandaraya; University Malaya (UM), Maktab Perguruan Raja Muda (Raja Muda Teachers’ College), Maktab Perguruan Bahasa (Language Teaching College).
Telawi is also near Pantai Medical Centre, sports and recreation facilities namely Bangsar Sports Complex which comprises of a swimming pool, a multipurpose hall with badminton courts as well as squash, tennis and basketball, Kilat Stadium, Kuala Lumpur Hockey Stadium, a large night market or pasar malam held every Sunday nearby the Saidina Abu Bakar As Siddiq Mosque, wet market, and also situated nearby one of Kuala Lumpur’s largest shopping centres, the Mid Valley Megamall.
In terms of public transportation, the Telawi area is situated within close proximity with the Bangsar LRT station on Rapid KL’s Kelana Jaya Line which is in Jalan Bangsar while the Abdullah Hukum, Kerinchi and Universiti LRT stations are also located within distance. Besides that, the area is also serviced by the RapidKL bus services plying the routes within the area and into the city centre, plus it is also five minutes drive to KL Sentral which is major transportation hub in the neighbouring Brickfields.
Telawi area is good for business due to its high population and people traffic and strategically located within close proximity to variety of conveniences, along with a very good mode of modern public transportation. As there are shopping, dining, and more available in this area – this is an excellent choice for those who love the Bangsar life.