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52 Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
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Ranked #31 of 170 Melaka B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Marie M Singapore, Singapore
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Singapore, Singapore
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95 reviews 95 reviews
23 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came across this place and were so hungry after our coach ride, we just walked in and were seated. The staff was friendly. My friend had a sore throat and could not eat spicy food, so I took the chillies on the side. All the food we ate was good but the portions could have been a bit larger.... More

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Manila, Philippines
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Didn't stay here but had a good brunch. Uncle was very nice and girl at the cashier. Had the spring rolls with handmade wrap. Super delicious! Appreciated the kind words and gestures by the girl. This place opens early in serving food compared to other food spots. So if you're up early, get in early in Melaka go here. Perfect... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I arrived there around 6pm,but nobody inside,and there are three phone#.I guess tourists may not have sim card in Malaysia,but they forced to call firstly.30min later,one old guy came up and I could check in. What he only all did is opening entrance key,1minite guide,getting 60RM.thats it.no receipt,no register.no help. and the worst thing,my bed has terrible lots of BEDBUGS.at... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We stayed here July 2014, for three nights. It was a great disappointment as from the reviews and photos we had expected it would be lovely but it may possibly have changed management. We could not have the room we booked as some rooms were being fumigated, so we took the attic room instead of a room in another building.... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I had inquired about a room here (as a walk-in) on a previous visit to Melaka but it was full. At the time I thought it looked really good, and was pleased to be able to secure a room on a recent visit. I think the guesthouse must have changed hands since I was last in Melaka. When we arrived,... More

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Madrid, Spain
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29 reviews 29 reviews
29 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014 via mobile

My friend from Singapore chose this place, and even if it was a bit expensive for my Malaysian trip, it worth it. Clean, wide rooms, delicious breakfast and nice staff. Although our room was a bit noisy, because it was facing the street, so I needed my ear plugs...It was a good break from the backpackers journey ;)

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

The place is near Jonker Street. It can be a little noisy in the night especially when the trishaws go by. The place is clean and there is a staff at hand to make it clean. Was really happy that the staff allowed to give us an early breakfast as we were up earlier. Wifi is ok but you need... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

The food was bland. The laksa was bland. The pie ti was bland. The chap chye was bland. The kangkong was bland. The otak was bland. The lime juice was bland. The service was bland. It was a huge disappointment. Also the sign about free wifi? Lies.

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19 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

We are food lovers mostly eating on street stalls or hawker places. Nevertheless we looked at the menu while walking by and decided to go for the popiah and the nyonya laksam. Prices were just slightly more than on the street and both dishes were extremly delicious. Def worth going there, even if u are on a smaller budget.

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Winchester
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37 reviews 37 reviews
31 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

This is a great base from which to explore Malacca, located right in the heart of Chinatown. The 2 young ladies who run it keep the communal areas immaculately clean and are not afraid to enforce the house rules regarding what footwear can be worn where, in the interests of ensuring they stay that way! We stayed in the Otak... More

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Address: 52 Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Melaka State > Central Melaka District > Melaka
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