Searching a room for rent in Cyberjaya and want to know more details about this neighborhood? Well, you are in the right place! Cyberjaya was officially introduced as the Silicon Valley of Malaysia by the 4th and the 7th Prime Minister of Malaysia, Tun Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamad in 1997 when he was serving the country for the first time. Cyberjaya was built around a science park and is also a part of the Multimedia Super Corridor (MSC). In a nutshell, MSC is a Special Economic Zone and high-tech business district that stretches from Petronas Towers all the way through Cyberjaya, Putrajaya, KLIA, Bandar Tun Razak, Puchong, Sepang and ends its course at Nilai, Negeri Sembilan. The facilities (multiple universities, for instance) in this neighborhood make it very attractive for renters to take it as a strategic living location and hunt for a room for rent in Cyberjaya. Cyberjaya is situated at the southern part of Selangor state, the Sepang district to be precise. It is 26 km away from the city center of Kuala Lumpur hence giving its residents the perks of not having to deal with the hustle and bustle of the city if they do not leave the Cyberjaya town at all. And this alone is a great attraction for renters that are looking a room for rent in Cyberjaya.
Hot Spots in Cyberjaya
You would think that this aspired Silicon Valley of Malaysia is filled with an indoor science center and everything in blue and steel colors. The truth is, Cyberjaya is actually equipped with many outdoor recreational hot spots! All these outdoor recreational venues are a plus for renters that are looking for a rental at Cyberjaya area. The 400 acres Cyberjaya Lake Garden is the perfect place for its residents to go take a walk or jog around the beautiful lake while feasting their eyes on the scenic lake view and greenery. There is also a mini-park and a Sports Arena that is equipped with a basketball court, tennis court, badminton courts, football and futsal fields. You can also find facilities like squash courts, gymnasium, golf driving range and go-kart service at the Cyberjaya Community Club. The Raycer Powerhouse is a go-karter academy, if you want to pick up a cool new hobby this is the place to go. It is also open for public for leisure go-karting activity as well. Paintball Park is a great big group hangout spot where everybody can play a round or two games together, building a relationship with this adrenaline rushing team-bonding activity! There are also a couple of shopping malls in Cyberjaya where you can get all kind of shopping done: Gem-In Mall, DPULZE Shopping Centre, Shaftsbury Square, and tamarind Square. Great medium sized shopping centers attract renters to look for rooms to rent in Cyberjaya as well. Cyberjaya and its neighboring town, Putrajaya share a railway station- the Putrajaya/Cyberjaya ERL Station. The only LRT line in Cyberjaya is the KLIA Transit line numbered 7 and colored teal on the Express Rail Link network that runs through this station. It serves KL Sentral - Bandar Tasik Selatan - Cyberjaya/Putrajaya - Salak Tinggi – KLIA – KLIA 2, which provides convenient and cost-effective transportation option to go to the airport and also the main bus stations that you can board on buses to go basically everywhere in Peninsular Malaysia. The new Sungai Buloh- Serdang- Putrajaya MRT Line is expected to start operating at Putrajaya/Cyberjaya ERL Station in July 2022. This new added MRT line is expected to attract more renters that are looking for a rental in Cyberjaya. The Cyberjaya Transport Terminal offers bus services that connect passengers to other towns. You can look at the bus routes by clicking here. Furthermore, a ‘Park and Ride’ system is introduced within the town to improve commute situation at Cyberjaya. This program offers free parking space for drivers to park their cars at designated parking spots and use buses to commute to another part of Cyberjaya. The convenience of bus systems is a plus for renters that are looking to rent living space in Cyberjaya.
Cyberjaya Lake Garden
Beautiful lake view for outdoor activities in Cyberjaya.
Hospitals and Medical Facilities
The Cyberjaya Hospital is now undergoing major construction and is expected to start operating in 2020. The goal for building this new hospital in Cyberjaya is to reduce the overcrowding problem faced at adjacent neighborhoods, namely Putrajaya and Sepang. This nine-storey building will have the capacity to occupy 288 beds and an eight-storey parking area with 965 parking bays. The building is also Green Building Index certified. With the opening of this new hospital, its expected to see an increasing number of renters that target a room for rent Cyberjaya. Other than that, you can find many walk-in clinics and polyclinics nearby, namely MMU Cyber Medical Centre, Klinik Mediviron, Nexus Clinic and many more.
The food scene in Cyberjaya is pretty adequate that you do not have to travel far to get a great variety of cuisines and definitely another perk of looking for rooms to rent in Cyberjaya. Renowned Malaysia gourmet burger chain, My Burger Lab has set up of its chain store here, serving their famous salted egg chicken thigh burger, nasi lemak burger, the In-and-Out Tribute burger, all with their signature black charcoal buns! There are plenty of mouth-watering vegetarian burger and side options as well: mushroom burger, tempeh burger, mushroom fries and more. Volcano Shabu Shabu Buffet is where you go on a hot pot splurge! There is a great selection of hot pot food items for you to choose from, including fresh beef and chicken slices, vegetable, meatballs, seafood and more. Those that like spicy should definitely try their spicy Volcano sauce. Salam Noodles is among one of the quick and easy local’s favorite lunch spots in Cyberjaya. The big advertisement attached to its storefront delivers the message loud and clear “Noodle, Rice & Roast Sticks RM2 to RM8”, this is where you get a good hearty portion of lunch with affordable price. Sanaa Restaurant serves great Arabian and Yemenite cuisine, the perfect spot for meat lovers. Many praises for its generous portion, flavorful pita and dips and of course the authentic Arabian/Yemenite style grill meat that is marinated and cooked till perfection. The RM68++ buffet deal makes Kiraku Japanese Restaurant another popular local favorite eating spot for patrons to indulge in fresh sashimi, oyster, sushi and more. Definitely the best bang for the buck!
International Schools and Universities
From kindergarten to university, Cyberjaya offers multiple options to its residents that have schooling children at home. Great educational institutes around here are also a factor that renters look for rooms to rent in this area. Close proximity to various prestige colleges and universities also make Cyberjaya a hot spot for students and faculty members to seek a room for rent. The Multimedia University is a private university focusing on computing, engineering, technology, creative multimedia, and cinematic arts. The Cyberjaya University College of Medical Sciences offers over 20 diploma, degree, and postgraduate programs in medicine, pharmacy, psychology, traditional and complementary medicine and more. The renowned LimKokWing University of Creative Technology is a private international university that offers programs in the field of information and communication technology, business management and globalization, media and broadcasting, architecture and builds environment, design innovation, multimedia creativity, fashion, and lifestyle creativity and sound and music design. The Kirkby International College offers various preparatory programs for higher education (Cambridge International AS and A Levels), and also partnership programs with University of Hertfordshire (UK). Last but not least, University Islam Malaya offers postgraduate programs in finance and management, law and Syariah and Heritage and Civilization. If you're searching a room for rent Cyberjaya then you have multiple schools to choose from nearby. The Korean School of Malaysia in Cyberjaya has been a renowned international school option for Korean expats for years. The ELC International School and King Henry VIII College offer British based curriculum primary and secondary education. The Abedeen Academy is a private international Islamic school that offers both Malaysia and Cambridge curriculum Islamic education in Cyberjaya.