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Cafe 1511

52 Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

สำหรับคนถวิลหาบรรยากาศเก่าๆ คาเฟ่ 1511 น่านะเป็นคำตอบที่ดีเชียวล่ะ คาเฟ่แห่งนี้เป็นโฮสเทลขนาดกระทัดรัด ที่ตั้งอยู่ในโซนเมืองเก่ามะละกา ตัวอาคารถูกดัดแปลงจากโครงสร้างเก่า ให้ดูทันสมัยขึ้น แต่ยังคงกลิ่นอายของตีกสไตล์โคโลเนียลเอาไว้ และด้วยกฏของการห้ามดัดแปลงอาคาร ทำให้พื้นที่ใช้สอยจึงค่อนข้างจำกัด เช่นไม่มีห้องน้ำแยกส่วนตัว มีเพียงห้องน้ำรวมเท่านั้น (ใครเป็นคนประเภทส่วนตัวม๊ากมาก คงไม่เหมาะ) แต่ฉันเลือกโฮสเทลคาเฟ่แห่งนี้ก็เพราะตั้งอยู่ใจกลาง เดินไปไหนมาไหนง่ายและสะดวก ตั้งอยู่ติดกับพิพิธภัณฑ์บาโบโนนยา พิพิธภัณฑ์ไฮไลท์ของมะละกา แถมพนักงานของโรงแรมก็บ้านๆกันเองๆ (ไม่ได้บอกว่าดีหรอกนะ) ทั้งหมดทั้งมวลมันทำให้รู้สึกว่าเป็นส่วนหนึ่งของเมืองนี้ดี ป.ล.เกร็ดเล็กเกร็ดน้อย 1511 คือปี ค.ศ.ที่โปรตุเกสยึดครองมะละกา Are you looking for Old feeling? Yes, I think Cafe1511 is your answer. This cafe is a hostel which located in the center of Melaka Old Town. The building is adjusted from old style... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed in a Single bedroom, It was clean no bedbugs. Bathroom are shared but clean. It was very quiet at night, but actually they is a person stay in there just in case you need help, I didn't know that not until I was spoken with 1 of the guest who stayed at 2nd floor and my room is at... More 

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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61 reviews 61 reviews
12 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for three nights. I am not sure we would stay here again. The positives are that it is clean, in a fairly cool building, and is in a good location near Jonker Street, close to restaurants and tourist attractions. Surprisingly, we were the only people staying here two out of the three nights. The negatives are the... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

I did not stay here but I came here for brunch with my boyfriend. The food here is great! Especially their snacks. Yuumz! Will try out their boutique stay the next time we're back here. Definitely a good place to have a short break from all the hot weather!!!

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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Popped in here after visiting the beautiful Baba & Nyonya house / museum. Fantastic menu & reasonably priced, traditional food, pleasant staff, lovely atmosphere & free wifi. What more you you want? Would definitely recommend and return for an evening meal (pity I missed the breakfast but I'd recommend that if you're hostelling locally. Good drinks and desert menu too... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Went in only for food, and did not stay at the hotel. Ordered Chap Chai which is a distinctive local nyonya dish. They served a totally different vege dish trying to pass it off as the original one. Even someone not familiar with the dish can tell it's not the same, staff insisted it's only color difference.

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Key Largo, Florida
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015 via mobile

small cafe, next to the Nonya Baba Museum in Malacca...enjoyed popiah and fresh fruit juice after our visit to the museum...highly recommended ...excellent service and very quaint atmosphere, friendly staff and nice items to purchase for souvenirs...

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Cape Town, South Africa
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10 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

After the Nyona museum tour we had lunch at Café 1511 which was conveniently located next door. The service was pretty good and food took about 10 minutes to arrive for all 5 of us. Food was pretty average but good value for money. We ordered mainly from the western menu - spaghetti and meatballs, spiced chicken wings and a... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Terrible staff attitude! Was asked to "Just Go" when I told her off to be more polite when was told not to go up the second floor. Didn't notice any sign indicating the 2nd floor is out of bound, with only a sign indicating to take off your shoes before going up. Coffee was bland..

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Singapore
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50 reviews 50 reviews
31 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

My second time stay. The rooms and washrooms were still very well maintained. I especially liked the cleanliness of the area which is probably not easy to find for the price paid for a guesthouse in jonker street. Assam Laksa was really good, and best of all, you don't have to queue like crazy for it. The only drawback was... More 

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