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Monkey Hut

Lot 19 KG TG Mali | Kedawang, Langkawi 07000, Malaysia
Monkey Hut
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Norwich, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

As a first time solo traveller I was a bit skeptical about this place, how wrong can I be. Ok it’s basic and no 5 star but it is such a chill place and the owners are so welcoming and friendly. The atmosphere and the socialising are unlike any places I have stayed. I met some of the most wonderful... More 

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Karlsruhe, Germany
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2012

stayed 3 nights and I really reccommend this place. Stayed in the dorm, there also single/double rooms. Monkey Hut is not a hostel in the common way. its like an invitation of a friend to stay at his/her house and feel free and enjoy your day. you can sit outside or insight, can have nice chat with the people arround... More 

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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34 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012

We stayed here because it was cheap but I don't think we'd stay again. Freeda is very nice and helpful and the bathroom is clean enough. The bedroom on the other hand was not. There was toilet roll in the walls to block holes, the fan had a lot of muck on it and the floor was not clean. The... More 

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Dorset
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2012

If you're looking to meet people for an unforgettable trip then this is the place to stay. Monkey hut is a small guest house with only 2 rooms and a dorm room with 8 beds. The rooms are basic but very cheap however you won't want to spend much time in your room as everyone chills together in the communal... More 

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Dorset
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63 reviews 63 reviews
48 hotel reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2012

Basic rooms at cheap prices but the best bit is the socialising. It's a friendly place right where you need to be in Cenang. Very close to the beach, bars and shops. Manager has excellent local knowledge and will make sure your stay is memorable. Don't bother staying in another place where you end up being shut in your room,... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2012

I stayed at the Monkey Hut for a couple of nights earlier this year and met some really incredible people. The owners are wonderful and welcoming people and the facilities were perfect for the price. Good location too! Can not recommend highly enough

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2012

I came to Monkey Hut in January 2012 and intended on staying for a few days - I left three months later. On my first day in Langkawi I had an accident and ended up in hospital with a broken leg. The day I discharged the people running the guesthouse were there at the hospital waiting for me - god... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2012

very good place to stay budget traveller.. , cheap .clean and friendly too...

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