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Bird Nest Guest House I

135, 1ST Floor, Jalan Petaling, Kuala Lumpur 50000, Malaysia
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Ranked #11 of 261 Kuala Lumpur B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Brighton, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best feature of this place is it's beautiful little courtyard. A very nice escape from the bustle of Kuala Lumpur Chinatown. Our room was simple but fine for the price. The owner did seem a little bit picky about who stayed there. There were mostly couples while we were there.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Basic hostel, but the owner makes the difference. He is so nice, involved and always in for a chat. I stayed in a private room with AC, it was a perfect place to start and end my trip. The hostel is close to transport and in the center of the most interesting part of KL.

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Warsaw, Poland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

What can i say about this guest house? Stuff is average, room also everything is similary. I have heard that there are bed bugs but in my room they were not. Maybe I have luck i don't know. My room where I was smelled realy bed. There was smelt a fresh paint. Price is not high but you don't get... More

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Vincennes, France
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22 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Nestled in the heart of KL, between chinatown and pasar seni train station, bird nest is very welcoming and cosy and offers different range of rooms for very fair prices. It can be very hot in the room though but this is the best budget place I found in KL!

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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

Great location in Chinatown and close to all transport, a bood base to walk around in KL. The owner Willi is very friendly and helpful. The rooms are basic, similar to the average guesthouses all around, small and without bathrooms but clean and far more welcoming then the rest. There are 4 shared bathrooms, all with hot showers, a nice... More

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Arlington, Virginia
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

Hello, Simply on here to recommend a truly positive addition to the trip. The two nights spent in Bird Nest 1 served as a jumping point for adventures into Taman Negara and the Cameron Highlands. Willi (the owner) is the man, one of the more beneficial people with which I had the pleasure of interacting on my journey. Competitive rates,... More

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Siem Reap, Cambodia
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

Instantly loved this place when we walked through the door, nice rooms at nice prices, good facilities, great atmosphere and common area, a really cool place to stay after a days exploring the city. We stayed at Bird Nest 2, but also saw Bird Nest 1 which looked nice too.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013 via mobile

We stayed in Bird Nest 2 for one night. We bassically didn't get any sleep because it was so hot in our tiny room and we had some bedbugs aswell. We overheard another guest talking about bedbugs aswell so i guess it wasn't just our room. They only have one (western toilet) that functions as a shower aswell for way... More

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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here one night and we were out of there the next morning. We have travelled alot of southeast asia countries and we are budget travellers so are use to the average hostel..and this is by farthe worst hostel we have stayed in! Rooms are so stuffy and small, no windows to the outside, pillows are like sandbags, theres only... More

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London, United Kingdom
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37 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

We stayed at Bird Nest on two occasions. Its central location is great for exploring the city- right next to the Chinese market and very close to the Maharajalella Monorail station and Pasar Seni LRT. It is also quite cheap for KL - 35RM for a double fan room. The place is popular with young backpackers which means it can... More

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Address: 135, 1ST Floor, Jalan Petaling, Kuala Lumpur 50000, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Wilayah Persekutuan > Kuala Lumpur
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Birdnest Guesthouse is a budget backpackers in the heart of Chinatown, Kuala Lumpur. We have dormitories, single, double and triple rooms, with or without AC, a communal chill-out and kitchen area, book exchange and free WIFI ... more   less 
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