This is a link to the place we are staying in Kuala Lumpur for one night on the way to London. http://www.asiarooms.com/en/malaysia/kuala_lumpur/190525-jawadene_suite_and_breakfast-hotel-gallery.html
It looks pretty good, most of the reviews are good.
And for $50 a night what exactly are you expecting?
I will return to this post tomorrow and fill it out a bit.