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Ringo's Foyer Guest House

Certificate of Excellence
46-A Jln Portugis, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
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Ringo's Foyer Guest House
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Ranked #5 of 72 Specialty Lodging in Melaka
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 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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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Paris, France
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67 reviews 67 reviews
15 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Howard, who runs this hostel, makes you feel right at home when you arrive. He tries to organise a daily trip to the restaurant with all of the guests of the hostel. The breakfast is quite minimal and the quality of the bunks average (holes in the sheets for ex.), but it is made up by the many new faces... More 

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20 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you come to Melaka, go to this hostel.We are traveling since more than 14 month now and this hostel is under our top 5. The very friendly owner will show you the night market and is very helpful for every question you have. The rooms are clean and our was with aircon. You can also relax on the big... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are after a well priced, comfortable and welcoming hostel in Melaka then this is the one. Ringo's has good security with entry only for those with a key and you will have buzz to get in on arrival. There is a free breakfast of toast and jam, not an amazing choice but sets you up nicely for the... More 

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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

What a hoot this place is, so layed back, fantastic position, really rough and tumble, not modern but great rooms (Mine had A/C) A roof top area, several bathrooms to choose from, coffee and tea all day, breakfast is sparse but take your self downstairs for some very convenient tasty Dim Sum.(from very helpful owners) Washing machine hire available and... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

I've stayed here a couple of times. The first time was only meant to be two nights and ended up staying two weeks. Melaka and Ringo's are a great fit for the traveler with a lot of time and in need of a place to chill out. I've made so many friends at this place because its so welcoming. The... More 

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Ringos is hostel type accomodation, run by the lovely Howard! Accomodation is basic but the place has a relaxed, homely feel to it. Great rooftop terrace. Howard is a wonderful host, introduces all of his guests to each other, is mad on cycling and takes everyone out nearly every evening in and around Malacca! This is a common sight for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Howard, the owner, made the stay for us! We immediately felt welcome. He introduced us to other guests and planned trips out to restaurants and the market for everyone in the guesthouse. Easily the most helpful and hospitable owner we have met after 4 months travelling Asia. The rooms are good for the price and good location. Couldn't recommend this... More 

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Bontoc, Philippines
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17 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

We arrived around 8:30 pm at this guest house. No one was around because they had an organized biking around the area. When I called them up, they were assuring us that they're on their way to the house. What is so good here is the hospitality of the hosts. As if you're just at your own house. So friendly... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Wasn't difficult to find; located close enough to Jonker street but still away from the noise; only briefly met Howard as he was away but Sam the flll in guy was really friendly and helpful; roof top area was a good place to chill in the rain; room was next to street so had a bit of noise but not... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015 via mobile

we arrived by the night bus at 6am, but Howard (manager) was so nice to let us know in advance that we may just call him and he will let us in. We stayed two nights until Christmas Eve where we joint a wonderful party at the roof top. Really a great and cosy place to stay in a great... More 

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