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Petaling Street Hotel

55 Petaling Street, Kuala Lumpur 50000, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

This is the 4th place I have stayed in KL over a period of 4 years. It is very good value. When you take into account its location and facilities. If you want a 4star hotel with all mod cons this is not for you, if you want a simple clean room at a great price in the heart of... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

i stayed here last november 4, 2013 on my first stop around southeast asia. the place is very convenient because it is within the heart of the shopping and food haven. a few walks from this hotel is the main road where all vehicles go to different places. walking distance from this place too are the train station (KTM), old... More 

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40 reviews 40 reviews
6 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

check in/out - not a big issue security - surprisingly got auto lock grill gates for each floor plus cc tv location - a BIG plus, right in the middle of china town, ample food choice and shopping!!! whats close by - the bus station( to all outstations) and train stations (pasar seni and plaza rakyat) room - no windows,... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

This is hotel is suitable for budget business travelers as well as solo travelers, rooms are equipped with air condition & tv, but tv channels are not clear, air con is ok, bathroom is good in size and clean too, equipped heater for hot water. WiFI is available at free of cost.

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15 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

We only stayed one night, have stayed before. Rooms have no windows but it is cheap! Was supposed to be a non smoking room but smelt of cigarettes and had an ashtray on bedside table. Fantastic location as in centre of Chinatown markets. Due to no windows, no noise from outside, but walls are thin so can hear noise from... More 

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

We arrived at 6.00AM, and we could check in immediately. Which was really nice, so we had a place to stay till we were going to see the city. It is in the middle of China Town, which is a very nice spot to see things around the city. The train is really close and you can get a cab... More 

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69 hotel reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013 via mobile

If you're after a cheap room in KL then this place isn't too bad. Most of the rooms have no windows, but they're pretty clean and have decent security. Chinatown itself is a bit of a dump, but the nearest metro line is a 5 minute walk so you're well place to see the rest of the city.

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177 reviews 177 reviews
61 hotel reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013 via mobile

The rooms are clean enough and the staff are friendly and helpful. The place does feel a little like a prison with all rooms on the second and third floors being behind a metal gate and most rooms having no windows but as already said - it is clean and tidy and comfortable enough for the cost and the extra... More 

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Ko Phangan, Surat Thani, Thailand
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10 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2012

Went there because we arrived very early and we didn't reserve our hotel and everything was full already. We stayed 2 nights. The room was ok (no window but like all is white like in a hospital, you do not care). People are nice but not very friendly. You also have a terrace where you can eat or have lunch... More 

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Ko Phi Phi Don, Thailand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2012

This hotel was recommended to me for its value for money and location. I liked the location as it's right near everything which is good for a first time visitor to KL. The staff were very nice,polite,helpful and there is a balcony overlooking the street that also has free WI-FI . You can happily sit there and not be bothered... More 

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