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Chief Rest House

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Jalan Istana PeRMai, Pekan 26600, Malaysia
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Chief Rest House
Ranked #1 of 3 Pekan B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

I like this place, it does indeed have a certain charm. Some rooms are more original than others with the worst having the wooden walls covered with faux wood plastic panels. Basic but clean. I do want to offer a word of advice though; it is a wooden house and as such quite noisy, unless you are the only ones... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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83 reviews 83 reviews
30 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

This is probably not everyones cup of tea, but I loved the guesthouse. You can see that the guesthouse was build before electricity and running water were a commodity: water pipes, electricity wires and air-conditioning have been added at a later stage and are mounted on the walls. The showers only have cold water. The building is a weatherboard, and... More

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12 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2012

This is a one-of-a-kind traditional resthouse built in 1929 by the Sultan of Pahang. Service has declined markedly over the last 10 years, but the resthouse is still fantastic value at 55 ringitts per room. For this, you get a large rattan and iron bed, ample space, excellent bathroom and good facilities. It is well worth booking in advance as... More

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Address: Jalan Istana PeRMai, Pekan 26600, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Pahang > Pekan
Also Known As:
Chief Rest House Pekan, Pahang

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