As a pet owner, you may be wondering: Are pets allowed in condominiums in Malaysia? It depends on where you live.
According toStrata Management Regulations (Maintenance and Management) 2015, pets are legally allowed in high-rise buildings such as condominiums and apartments in Malaysia. This is because the pets are not a nuisance, inconvenience or pose any health risk to other residents.
Pets mustachievewith state and local government rules and regulations. For example, the Kuala Lumpur City Council (DBKL) allows pets but limits the number to 1 pet per person. unit and only specific breeds of pets are allowed. Other municipalities, such as the Petaling Jaya City Council (MBPJ), generally prohibit pets in high-rise buildings.
Before you move your pets into an owner-occupied flat, you must therefore check with the municipal council and the owner-occupied flat management whether pets are allowed or not.
To help you with your research, we've compiled a list of the top 10 pet-friendly condos and apartments in the KL and Selangor area. If you are looking for a pet friendly apartment for rent, this article is for you!
Let's dig in.
1. Parque Kiara (TTDI)
Kiara Park is a pet-friendly apartment located in the city and has a resort feel. Surrounded by greenery and low density units, you and your pet will surely love the tranquility here.
There is easy access to public transport and numerous sports facilities in the complex. It is also very close to a dog-friendly park located at Central Park Bandar Utama (10 min drive).
And what's more? There is also a pet-friendly mall nearby - Jaya One, which has an exclusive area for restaurants, elevators and even a pet toilet.
Device type(s):4 designs are offered
Estimated monthly rent:RM2200 - RM4000
Built:1,400 square feet - 2,800 square feet
Suitable for:Expats, those who play sports.
Facilities:Barbecue area, clubhouse, fitness center, swimming pool, sauna, lounge, playground, skate park, badminton, squash and tennis courts.
ADDRESS:Jalan Burhanuddin Helmi, Taman Tun Dr Ismail, 60000 Kuala Lumpur
2. Araville Condominium (Bangsar)
Nestled in the hills of Bangsar, Araville is a low-density luxury condominium popular with expats.
Araville is a 10-minute drive from major shopping centers including Mid Valley Megamall and The Gardens Mall. It is also close to a pet shop, Pet Lovers Centre, located in Bangsar Mall.
Estimated monthly rent:RM2.300 - RM6.500
Built:1,750 square feet - 5,000 square feet
Suitable for:Expats, luxury lifestyle.
Facilities:Barbecue area, fitness center, playground, sauna, swimming pool, tennis and squash court.
ADDRESS:22, Jalan Kapas, Bangsar, 59100 Kuala Lumpur
3. Northshore Gardens (Desa Park City)
Live a life of luxury at The Northshore Gardens, a modern condominium in Desa Park City's Central Park. This municipality is known for its green spaces, and your pet will love strolling in the nearby pet-friendly park.
The condo management is pretty cool and they accept dogs of all sizes as long as your pet doesn't make too much noise. The apartment is right next to The Waterfront where you can shop all you want and eat by a lake.
Device type(s):8 distributions from 1+1 to 4+1 bedrooms; 2 penthouse layouts with 5 bedrooms
Estimated monthly rent:RM2.800 - RM5.800
Built:904 square feet - 2,476 square feet
Suitable for:Dogs of all sizes, large families, couples, luxury lifestyle, nature lovers.
Facilities:Barbecue area, jacuzzi, fitness center, garden, playground, sauna, swimming pool, wading pool, multi-purpose room
ADDRESS:3, Residents Walk, Parkcity Village, 52200 Kuala Lumpur
4. Casa Desa Condominium (Village Park)
If you're looking for a place that's a little cheaper, check out Casa Desa Condominium. Residents here are spoiled for choice when it comes to nearby schools, services and pet stores. If you feel like shopping, Midvalley Megamall is less than 4 km away.
Taman Desa is surrounded by greenery and pet owners can take them out for a nice walk. Please note that Casa Desa Condominium only allows small pets.
Device type(s):6 designs are offered
Estimated monthly rent:RM1.800 - RM5.000
Built:916 square feet - 1,355 square feet
Suitable for:small pets
Facilities:Barbecue area, playground, fitness room, multifunctional room, sauna, swimming pool
ADDRESS:1, Jalan Desa Utama, Taman Desa, 58100 Kuala Lumpur
5. Verticas Residence (Ceylon Hill)
No matter how big your dog is, Verticas Residensi will be happy to host you and your furry friend. As a dog-friendly condominium in the heart of Bukit Ceylon, Verticas is within walking distance of Changkat's vibrant nightlife, Bukit Bintang.
Verticas is close to the city center where you can find a variety of restaurants, bars and large shopping malls such as Pavilion Kuala Lumpur. The only downside to this apartment is that the area tends to get congested with traffic, especially during peak hours.
So if you're not a fan of traffic jams, it's in your and your furry friend's best interest to look for other pet-friendly condos.
Device type(s):7 distributions from 2 to 5+1 bedrooms
Estimated monthly rent:RM4.000 - RM15.500
Built:1,427 square feet - 5,342 square feet
Suitable for:Big dogs, expats, nightlife, luxury lifestyle.
Facilities:Barbecue area, swimming pool, recreation pool, jacuzzi, paddling pool, fitness center, yoga room, sauna, playground, multi-purpose room
ADDRESS:Ceylon Hill, 50200 Kuala Lumpur
6. Apartamento Keranji (Subang Jaya)
If you are looking for an affordable apartment for your fur baby, consider staying at Keranji Apartment. Keranji is a pet-friendly low-rise apartment located deep in the neighborhood and tucked away from the main roads.
Keranji is right next to a park with a jogging track where you can take your dog for a walk and enjoy the fresh air. The apartment is close to many schools and institutions of higher learning such as Taylor's College and Sunway University. However, note that since this is an apartment, it lacks many of the amenities that a condominium would normally offer.
Device type(s):It varies from 3 to 5 bedrooms.
Estimated monthly rent:RM1,100 - RM1,800
Built:From 800 square meters
Suitable for:Affordable rent, medium and large families.
Facilities:Playground, field with running path
ADDRESS:Calle SS19/3A, 47500 Subang Jaya, Selangor
7. Kiara Residence 9 (Mount Kiara)
Kiara 9 Residency is a high-rise condominium located in the prestigious Mont Kiara neighborhood. You can choose from the various layouts they offer, such as the Garden Villas, which boast a spacious 4,450 square meters built size.
The apartment and its grounds are generally pet-friendly. As for your furry children, they will be able to enjoy the fresh air in the apartment's Sky Lounge. How cute is that?
Device type(s):5 distributions from 3+1 to 4+1 bedrooms
Estimated monthly rent:RM3.000 - RM9.000
Built:1,661 sq ft - 4,450 sq ft
Suitable for:Luxury lifestyle, medium sized families.
Facilities:Playground, swimming pool, sky lounge, terrace for yoga, tennis and squash court
ADDRESS:22, Jalan Kiara 3, Mont Kiara, 50480 Kuala Lumpur
8. Condominio Robson (Seputeh)
Although the condominium management only allows small pets, the Robson Condominium is a solid choice for pet owners looking for a quieter environment.
It is located in the highlands of Seputeh, a residential area between Bangsar and Taman Desa. Despite being close to busy roads, residents find the place relatively quiet.
The location is convenient as it has easy access to Mid Valley City and KL Sentral, but it is also an area prone to traffic jams during peak hours.
But if you bring your pet here, you must be aware that they are not allowed on the premises of the condominium.
Device type(s):6 designs are offered
Estimated monthly rent:RM1.800 - RM4.800
Built:1,044 square feet - 2,077 square feet
Suitable for:small pets
Facilities:Swimming pool, paddling pool, gym, playground, tennis and squash courts
ADDRESS:Persiaran Syed Putra 2, Taman Persiaran Desa, 50460 Kuala Lumpur
9. Pandora Serviced Residences, Tropicana Metropark (Subang Jaya)
Pandora Serviced Residences is every pet owner's dream apartment. In addition to being pet-friendly, it also offers jogging and biking trails that would be great for exercising with your pets. The condo is located in the massive 88-acre Tropicana Metropark area, which features a 9.2-acre Central Park where pets can roam.
With units ranging from studios to 3-bedroom apartments, Pandora is suitable for couples and small families. This condominium is also close to various services such as schools, shopping malls and medical centers.
Device type(s):It ranges from studios to 3 bedrooms.
Estimated monthly rent:From RM1,100
Built:596 square feet - 4,000 square feet
Suitable for:Singles, couples, small families, nature lovers.
Facilities:Slap pool, children's pool, jacuzzi, half basketball court, fitness center, multipurpose room, playground, barbecue area, garden
ADDRESS:Jalan MP 1, Tropicana Metropark, 47500 Subang Jaya, Selangor
10. Condominio Palm Spring (Kota Damansara)
Here's another budget option: Palm Spring Condominium in Kota Damansara. It is strategically located close to services such as restaurants, shopping malls (The Curve, Tesco Damansara hypermarket etc.) and the popular IKEA furniture store.
If that is not convenient enough for you, there is also a veterinary clinic nearby., which is less than 5 minutes.
Please note that only small pets are allowed and must be brought in and out of the apartment. Palm Spring is considered a high density area and is notorious for its severe lack of parking spaces.
Otherwise, it's an affordable option with easy access to everything you need.
Estimated monthly rent:RM945 - RM2600
Built:915 square feet - 1,259 square feet
Suitable for:Affordable rent, large families, small pets.
Facilities:7 swimming pools, paddling pool, fitness centre, sauna, jacuzzi, playground, tennis court, covered badminton court
ADDRESS:1, Jalan PJU 3/23, Kota Damansara, 47810 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
How do you protect your home from pets?
As you prepare to move into your new home with your furry friends, here are some tips on how to pet-proof your apartment:
- Keep cords, chargers and dangerous objects out of reach.
- Install childproof locks on cabinets to prevent pets from opening them
- Keep food away from your furries
- Make sure the lid of the waste container is closed and secure.
In addition to protecting your home from pets, it's always good to be aware of vet clinics around you if you have a health emergency for your pets.Check out our list of the best veterinary clinics in the Klang Valley.
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