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Old Town Guesthouse

119, Jalan Temenggong, Melaka 75000 , Malaysia
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The guesthouse is one of the best I have ever been. The owner is extremely friendly and gave us many suggestions about Melaka and Malaysia. The rooms and the common areas are really clean, since there is a really kind woman that cleans everything all the day long. Felt like staying at home!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is just the best Guesthouse I've ever been! Perfect service, Chua knows everything you want to know about Melaka and can show you a lot of beautiful things! Staying at Old Town is definitely like being home! Thanks Chua, wish there would be more like you!! Old Town is close to the important places in Melaka, clean and comfortable.... More 

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Luzon, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

stayed here for 4 nights with my wife and daughter. Chua was very hospitable opening his guesthouse / home to us. The place was clean, open kitchen, no curfew and ample toilets and showers. What sets this above from the rest is the owner. Part of the check in process is getting our preferences and likings. From this he would... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Had a great experience. The owner gave us a power strip so that we could plug in more devices, and repaired the shower faucet holder as soon as we informed him that it was broken. When we told him that we liked to eat, he gave us a great list of tons of good restaurants in the area and showed... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Old Town is one of those places you just feel at home. We stay at many guesthouses and rarely do you really get that feeling. The owner was so friendly and helpful from the minute we checked in, giving us plenty of suggestions of where to go and what to eat. The room was small but very comfortable with ice... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Short walk to Jonker St, restaurants etc. Clean and quiet. Some more interesting looking stays in touristy areas but the crowds for Jonker St markets would keep you awake. This place feels homey and also has a great morning market very close for fresh fruit etc. No street noise at all at this place. Stayed 4 nights but ran out... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

This place is meant for tourists. Chua is the owner of this place and he is very simple and helpfull person. This is very nice place far from noise and very peacefull. The cultural place is not far. You can visit every places by walk from the hotel. There are several good restaurants just next to the hotel. There is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Travelling from Singapore, Old Town Guesthouse was a great place for us to relax and acclimatise to Malaysia. The rooms, the common areas and bathrooms were always clean, and we felt at home here quickly. Our double room had an A/C, which was great given the heat outside. Breakfast was okay, there was coffee, tea, toast and jam. The owner... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014 via mobile

One of the best places I have ever stayed in. Staff was very friendly and got my room ready super early for me. Free tea and coffee :) along with breakfast each morning. Super clean and great internet. Great place to stay

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We stayed two nights in the Old Town Guesthouse. The hospitality was great, very helpful owner! The room is basic and clean. Good value for money! He takes really good care of his place, you can see it in the details.The drawings on the wall are beautiful! We enjoyed our stay in melaka! Thanks a lot!

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Address: 119, Jalan Temenggong, Melaka 75000 , Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Melaka State > Central Melaka District > Melaka
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 9
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