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PODs The Backpackers Home

1-6, no 30 Jalan Thambipillay | Brickfields, Kuala Lumpur 50470, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

PODs was a great hostel with some of the best staff I've met since travelling. They were incredibly inviting and took the time to get to know those who stayed at their hostel. They would arrange nights out and take us for food so we got to try some true Malay cuisine. There was a good common area to sit,... More 

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Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If anyone of you wants to have good times in KL, this is certainly the best choice you can ever make. I have stayed 9 nights in this beautiful place and everyday was different to the other in the most positive way you can imagine. Guys working here, have backgrounds from all over the world, hence they do have experience... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

my no 1 choice when I'm in KL. Value for money, I have been coming to this Hostel since 2010. Always rested comfortably in the reasonably priced single rooms. Never tried the Dorms. I find the Staff well trained. Friendly and professional. The socialising aspects at the breakfast table and the ample living room is a big selling point for... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What to say, i found my little paradise in KL. Came here and became part of this big family right away. In the common area and during the free breakfast you can meet all kinds of interesting people and find people to share trips. You can initiate film or dance evenings, yoga on the rooftop or join the offered events.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everyone is really nice at here. We're like a big family that caring each other. This place have a simple design but meaningful. It's really good to stay here as we can make a lot of friends here and build up self confidence in communication. I love pods

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Jacksonville, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Located within walking distance from the monorail and nga KL Sentral station. Going to any place in KL(including the airport) is easy. I checked the place out for the first time and made the decision to stay within a minute of stepping in. The staff were very accommodating. The 30-ringgit bunk I stayed in was really comfortable. Although the neighborhood... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Stayed here for 3 nights whilst travelling in Asia...staff really helpful and friendly on check in, washing machines available and free breakfast in the morning (they even had marmite which, being British, was a huge bonus :-D). The showers were clean and they give you a fresh towel and a cosy fleece blanket to sleep with. Some people have moaned... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

People who would like privacy and maybe some safe distance away from hipsters should opt for another hostel. Then again, there are many good things to like about PODs. It's one of those few hostels in Kuala Lumpur with two interesting attributes: comfort and character. For starters, a bunk bed for a night is rather cheap and comfy; the communal... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I was surprised to find such unique and nice place to stay in as I was travelling around KL and dont know where to stay in with my 5 years old son. At first I was abit scared at the street as the street looks unsafe. But when I enter the PODs, I felt warmeth and relax as the place... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

During my journey through Malaysia I stayed at PODS for 4 times. I really liked it, because the people there were so friendly and open! From my first stay onwards all the stuff new my name there and always remembered me, when I came back. They had a nice room with chairs and pillows to relax and meet people, there... More 

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Address: 1-6, no 30 Jalan Thambipillay | Brickfields, Kuala Lumpur 50470, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Wilayah Persekutuan > Kuala Lumpur
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 10
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