We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 151 Kuala Lumpur accommodations

Backpacker's Travellers Inn

60 - A, Jalan Sultan, Kuala Lumpur 5000, Malaysia
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Backpacker's Travellers Inn to your Saves list
Backpacker's Travellers Inn
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
29%
A recent review
3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jaco V South Africa
  • Overview
  • Reviews (100)
  • Photos (27)
  • Similar Hotels
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (11)
  • Location
  • More
true
Write a Review

100 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    5
    20
    39
    27
    9
See reviews for
1
25
31
1
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (11)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
South Africa
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's for those who like to safe some money on sleeping .. but its a great city .. breakfast on the roof is amazing . The hostel is very well located and easily accessible from a couple of train stops and very close to KL Sentral.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Manchester
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

The room was cheap and the bed comfy but it was a windowless dungeon. Reasonably clean and staff were friendly. Don't get breakfast from the café upstairs if you are in a hurry, it took 45 mins to make fruit museli and a pancake! The bar also didn't seem to be open while we were there :(

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Kathmandu, Nepal
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
15 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

The rooms was ok for the money. The staff, at least in my case was quite nice. The wifi work fine. But the unpleasant experience was the BED BUGS. Even after we had to change urgently the room, in the middle of the night, the second room wasn't much better !!! And, for those of you who never had that... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

small rooms with average AC and average shaddy rooms wish their beds where much more stronger but for a budget cheap place dis is good to stay for one day or two its located inside the busy market so as soon as u come out its market u can see around

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014 via mobile

I been here for 7 days is really good hostel the price is cheap but some time wi-fi dosen't work or really to slow in the room,But in the living room have some internet cafè with few desktop, in the roof top at 8 am have some breckfast and at 8pm have some bar. Outside have a lot of place... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bristol, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Although the price may seem enticing, I'd seriously recommended splashing out that extra 10/15 RM and having accommodation that's clean and doesn't leave your skin crawling!! On our arrival we spotted a poster in the hallway slating another hostel about it's bed bugs and rude staff, advising travellers not to stay there... If that wasn't bad enough, after staying here... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Canada
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
12 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

As other travelers mentioned before: nothing special or delux here, but it will do. The rooms are small, concrete boxes with a bed and a stick of furniture if you are lucky. We opted for a fan room with outside window (the ones on the second floor have a balcony overlooking the busy Jalan Sultan). They are a tad more... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Manado, Indonesia
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I stayed with my friends, we were 7 people, we booked in dorm room but unfortunately we need to share with other guest, in fact we booked for our group only, room is very smelly and dirty, the toilet has no hot water and light was off, we need to walk to the 4th floor and even we upgrade to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Friendly cheap place to stay for a couple of nights. Great communal bar on the rooftop with other travellers. Plenty of fellow travellers here to share local information and things to do. The cheapest, if not the grandest place to stay if you're on a budget.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Had many bed bugs in my room... Quite dirty with some cock roaches, too. Would Not really recommend this hostel. But its cheap, and if you dont have bugs its okay for 1 or 2 nights. So Check your beds exactly

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Backpacker's Travellers Inn, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Backpacker's Travellers Inn? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Backpacker's Travellers Inn

Address: 60 - A, Jalan Sultan, Kuala Lumpur 5000, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Wilayah Persekutuan > Kuala Lumpur
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with HostelWorld and HostelBookers so you can book your Backpacker's Travellers Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Backpacker`s Travellers Hotel Kuala Lumpur

27 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (28)
Viewed
Room/suite (8)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Other (17)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
All
hotels in Kuala Lumpur with
any amenities

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Backpacker's Travellers Inn staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer