GENERAL

 

1.  What is Murfest?

The Malaysia Urban Retreat Festival (“MURFEST”) is Malaysia’s Largest Wellness, Music & Dance festival. A truly home grown event akin to many popular Festivals held around the world. It’s a celebration of the best of Health & Wellness, Yoga, Music and Dance. MURFEST is a 3 day festival, boasting an array of talks and workshops, a Wellness and Healing Vendor Village with over 60 vendors showcasing health conscious products and goods.

 

2.  Who should come to the festival?

Everyone is welcome! There is something for everyone, young or old, crazy at heart or simply those who want to get away but still be near to home. This is a wonderful opportunity to explore and try something new! More experienced students will also have a wide range of classes to pick from, and an opportunity to deepen your practice. Bring an open mind and come Explore & Experience with our TRIBE..!

 

3.  Is Parking space available and is it easy?

Yes, Festival goers are able to park their vehicles at provided parking space in Le Meridien Putrajaya at a fixed rate or at IOI City Mall.

 

4. How do I purchase the Tickets?

Tickets can be purchase at www.murfest.com OR this link.

 

5. Is there storage of my personal items like yoga mats during meals?

YES, there is a temporary storage area for your belongings. We strongly discourage bringing any expensive valuables to the festival. Keep your valuables close to you or if you are staying at the Hotel, locked in the Hotel Safe. We are not responsible for any lost or stolen items throughout the festival and/or within the premises of the Urban Retreat.

 

6. What may I NOT bring?

No Pets, please. No loud music. No selling things without a vendors spot. Sorry, NO alcohol, NO drugs & NO judgment. JUST BRING PLENTY OF POSITIVITY!

 

7. Can I pass help spread the word about the Malaysia Urban Retreat Festival?

 Yes! Be our very own cheerleader and/or even BAKTI WARRIOR earn experience and stand a chance to connect to our TRIBE! If you need more information Please email us at: support@murfest.com

 

8. Anything else?

We want you to have the best time at the Malaysia Urban Retreat Festival! Bring yourself and your amazing self and energy to share. Leave any worry, let it wash away as you travel to come to the beautiful LE MERIDIEN PUTRAJAYA and open your heart to an amazing experience. Focus on bliss, having an open heart and open mind. Say hello to someone new, met a new friend, give someone a hug and connect with new people. Share your thanks and appreciation with the musicians, volunteers and teachers! YOU ARE A BLESSING!

 

9. Are there any sponsorship opportunities?

Please send an email to support@murfest.com and lets Explore various activation opportunities.
Check our existing Partners  at www.murfest.com

 

10. Are we allowed to purchase tickets at the gate?

Yes!! You are allowed to purchase your tickets on the spot at our secretariat. But there is no guarantee on spots as its a First Come First Serve. Only privilage would be given to our Explore & Experience Festival pass holders. Do check our details HERE.

 

11. Can I be volunteer?

Yes!! Please contact us at volunteer@murfest.com OR send your details in this form.

 

12. Do you have any other questions?  

Please leave your comment below at support@murfest.com and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.

 

FESTIVAL PASS

 

1. Ticket Price?

Period 1st August – 30 September 2017:RM 359 for 3 Day Full Festival Pass.
Period 1st October – 2 November 2017:RM 399 for 3 Day Full Festival Pass. 

 

2. What does the MURFEST package covers?

Murfest package includes 3 full days workshop for the Full Festival Pass.

3. Is there any discount for group buy?

Period 1st August – 30 September 2017:
Minimum buy of 10 tickets will entitled you to RM 323 per ticket sale (RM323 x10=RM 3230)
Period 1st October – 2 November 2017:
Minimum buy of 10 tickets will entitled you to RM 359 per ticket sale (RM359 x10=RM 3590)

 

4. Transferring tickets?

Ticket transferring is allowed but to be informed 14 days before festival date at support@murfest.com

5. Refunds for tickets, festival ad and vendor?

Your ticket is 100% refundable before September 1st, 2017 if for any reason at all you are unable to attend MURFEST and it is also 100% transferrable. We will not entertain any requests for REFUNDS after the above date. However, if you wish to sell your ticket, you may try on our Facebook event page.

 

6. The age limit?

There is no age limit as MURFEST is a platform for Community, Family & Friendship. Come One Come All.

 

7. Is there any charges for kids below 3 years?

There is no cost for kids below the age of 3 throughout the festival. However, if any child would like to attend the KIDS ZONE, or join their parents in the workshops, they would need to purchase a KIDS EXPLORER PASS with a fee of RM50 per day. Or obtain a KIDS RETREAT PASS (all 3 days) at only RM120 only.

 

8. What do I need to bring with me to attend Murfest?

Bring your Yoga mats, change of clothes, water bottle (we are going green) and have counters to fill up water, face towel and an open mind to enjoy this festival. Yoga mats will be on sale during the festival.

 

9. Will meals be provided?

Meals are not provided in the cost of the ticket; however there will be a Vendor Village with food stalls on festival site and a variety of vendors offering yummy and healthy snacks, samples and even desserts! Be sure you bring your appetite! The Vendor Village is free to the public and is open daily Friday – Sunday from 10:00AM – 6:00PM. Our Venue Partner has an extensive range of buffet spread that you surely MUST Explore. Booking can be done via the Hospitality desk at Le Meridien Putrajaya or our Festival Happiness Crew would surely guide you.

 

10. Is there any accommodation which comes together with the festival tickets?

3 days 2 nights Hotel + Full Festival Pass for 2 person at RM 1340
4 days 3 nights + 2 person for RM 1600
5 days 4 nights + 2 person for RM 1980

 

LE MERIDIEN HOTEL

 

Room Only Package

With Festival Ticket (1Pax)

 

TRANSPORTATION

1.  How to go to LE MERIDIEN PUTRAJAYA?

Le Méridien Putrajaya
Lebuh IRC,
IOI Resort City, Sepang
Putrajaya,
62502
Malaysia
Phone: (60)(3) 8689 6888

 

2. General Directions To The Hotel

Ø  From Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA)
Ø  Travel Southwest on KLIA Departure / Route 26 and continue to follow Route 26.
Ø  Merge onto Lebuhraya Klia Extension / Route 26 / E6.
Ø  Turn left onto to ELITE / AH2 / E6 towards Kuala Lumpur.
Ø  Take Exit Lingkaran Putrajaya / E6.
Ø  Merge onto Lingkaran Putrajaya / E6 towards Cyberjaya.
Ø  Take Exit E11 for Kajang / Kuala Lumpur.
Ø  Take Exit for Lingkaran Putrajaya / E6.
Ø  Continue on Lingkaran Putrajaya / E6 and stay left on Persiaran Utara towards IOI Resort.
Ø  Take Exit IOI Resort City from Persiaran Utara and merge onto Route 29.
Ø  At the roundabout, turn left and hotel will be on the right.
If you are traveling by car, please see driving directions, from the airport or any other location.

 

 

3. GETTING HERE

Airport: Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL)
Travel Distance: Approximately 45.0 km/27.96 miles
Options for getting to and from the hotel include:

 

A. Taxi:

 

Travel Time: 30 minutes
About: Onsite
Go to the taxi counter to purchase a taxi coupon. Tell your destination to the counter attendant, then proceed to the taxi queue. When it is your turn to board a taxi, give the coupon to your driver.

 

Standard Rates
3 MYR for the first kilometre or 3 minutes
0.10 MYR for every 115 metres or 21 seconds thereafter
50% surcharge from 12am to 6am
Executive Rates
6 MYR for the first kilometre or 2 minutes
0.20 MYR for every 150 metres or 45 seconds thereafter
50% surcharge from 12am to 6am

 

B. Private Car Service

 

Fee: 150 MYR; Innova or Camry; MYR 150+ (subject to 6% GST) per car per way; Maximum 3 persons with 2 pieces of luggage per person.
There will be a surcharge of 50% for transfers arrangement between 11:30 PM and 6:30 AM.
Hours: 24 hours
Travel Time: 30 minutes
About: Onsite
Note: Estimated charges, fees and schedules are not guaranteed by hotel. Driving distance may be affected by local conditions and traffic.

 

PARKING INFORMATION

Self-Parking (Complimentary)

Additional Information

If you require transportation assistance, or if you have any additional requests, please feel free to contact us at support@murfest.com.Melissa Smith
Festival Happiness Manager
XHale Asia | MURFEST 2017




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