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30, Jalan Tun H.S. Lee, Kuala Lumpur 50000, Malaysia
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Chicago, Illinois
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed at BackHome for two nights, after friends recommended the hostel to us. We ended up getting a private room, since the shared rooms with double beds seemed to be more expensive than the private ones. That may have been a communication error on BackHome's part, though, since they didn't seem to understand the question when... More

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very clean, comfortable and homely! Cafe next door is lovely! Outdoor area is nice to sit and chat. Breakfast is continental but nice.central location. Showers and toilets were clean. Everyone very friendly!

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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141 reviews 141 reviews
37 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hostel is very close to the LRT train station (Masjid Jamek). Rooms are clean with sink in the room. Stayed in the room for 4 persons and it was air-conditioned.There are plenty of showers in level 1. Coffee and tea are free during the stay and wifi can be accessed from anywhere in the hostel. The staff are very... More

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the first time I've been to KL, and also the very first experience with a hostel and dormitory. I came with a group of friends, and we booked a whole 6-bed dorm room. Luckily, this is a very great hotel with a close proximity to the centre, very modern and clean. The interior design is simple but very... More

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Europe
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25 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

The rooms are basic but clean, well equipped (AC, sink) and the shared bathrooms are above the hostel average: hot & clean showers, clean toilets and comfortable facilities. Stayed there for one night and decided to go back on our way back to Europe.

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Kuching
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

My dorm was facing the Main Street (Jalan Tun HS Lee) and it got pretty noisy at night with the traffic and sirens and such. Apart from that, the hostel itself was nice and quiet and I was able to sleep well. Dorms were clean but showers and toilets could have been cleaner, in the three days that I was... More

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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We occupied the room good for 8 persons.. The room was very spacious and beds are clean and comfortable and big.. Blankets are provided. Good Wifi connection.. They serve the usual breakfast (Cereals, fruits, toasts, coffee, milk and Tea). You can also order from the restaurant just beside the hotel (Lokl Cafe- they serve big yummy breakfast). The location of... More

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Newcastle, Australia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Stayed here for 5 days while awaiting a new passport. Nice, clean comfortable hostel. Higher price range then some hostels, but worth the extra money. Stayed in a mixed dorm, beds are big with own reading lights and powerpoints. Air con in rooms is set to standard Asian deep freeze so maybe bring a jumper. Most of the rest of... More

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9 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We arrived in KL early in the morning, around 9AM. We had a nice welcome with our names on the room door. And we could check in right away! Staff was helpfull! Great location, walking to the markets, nice food and bars close! We would go there again!

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York
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27 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

A clean, modern hostel in the heart of Little India, just a few mins walk from the nearest metro station. Really comfy beds, and a little power station/light/shelf located next to each bed was really useful. Showers were probably the best I had during my time in Malaysia, although there is limited changing space.. Breakfast was basic but free, so... More

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Address: 30, Jalan Tun H.S. Lee, Kuala Lumpur 50000, Malaysia
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Location: Malaysia > Wilayah Persekutuan > Kuala Lumpur
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Number of rooms: 17
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