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Roof Top Guest House Melaka

39, Jalan Kampong Pantai, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
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Ranked #5 of 167 Melaka B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    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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    5 of 5 stars
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45 reviews 45 reviews
11 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cosy little hostel, clean rooms, comfy bed, staff helpful. What you would expect for the price. Sadly we missed the cakes but we were welcomed with a lychee flavoured water. Has kitchen facilities for people to use. Well located to the centre literally a few minutes walk from jonker street.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Guy on the reception doesn't speek English and has no idea about the town. Owner only interested in money and than disappears. If you ask them to call bus company for you they say it's not possible. Any atmosphere here? Forget it. The most boring place I have stayed so far. Stay away.

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Leuven, Belgium
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26 reviews 26 reviews
25 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

After a bit of bad luck when it comes to lodging in Malaysia, arriving here was bliss! This place is hostalheaven, quite simply. The communal rooms are beautiful, cozy and great to chat up with fellow travelers. The living room has a big flatscreen and a dvd-selection which is nice if you crave a simple night in! There is a... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

This is by far the best guesthouse I have ever stayed in. The owners were lovely, and so helpful. They give you lots of travel advice. The WiFi is excellent. The rooftop lounge area really makes the guesthouse perfect . I will definitely stay again

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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

It's a sign of a good place - though they are renovating for the 2 days we wanted to stay, the woman told me of another great place to stay and talked me through getting a bus from KL-LCCT. She was very generous with her time. Next time we will try to stay here!

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Munich, Germany
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24 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

We stayed two day's in the RTGuesthouse. The room was spacious, had AC and was very clean. So was the shared showers and toilets. There is also a full kitchen to use and sometimes some cake on the table. Coffee and Tee is free. Upstairs there is the roof top with a front and back balcony, some tables and chairs... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

i stayed in this hostel almost 2 years ago. was in Melaka for 2 days and after seeing all the good reviews in hostel world, we called Mani directly. The moment we stepped in, we were like... hmmm... this is quiet but really clean. the 4 bed dorm is the biggest dorm if stayed before, bunk bed?? No no, not... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

Stayed at the Roof Top Guest house for 3 nights in January. Mani was quick to orientate the layout of the vicinity, where to go and which restaurants to go to, providing you with a map. The place is secure and clean. No shoes are allowed inside. I stayed in the 4bed mixed dorm. There was no problem asking for... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
20 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

We stayed in the 4 beds dorm with our two daughters of 6 and 8 years old. The guesthouse is clean and well organised. As you can read, they provide cakes, cold water, warm water to make coffee or tea and fruits, complimenatry. They have bikes. The roof top terrace is nice. You can wash and hang your clothes there.... More

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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54 reviews 54 reviews
45 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

We stayed in Roof Top Guest House for 2 nights, during the Christmas Holidays. Our room (room 9) had private bath room. Room was clean, but quite dark. Room price is about 20 euro per night (excluding breakfast). Guesthouse has two roof top terraces, living room with tv, kitchen in which you can prepare your food. Location is excellent, only... More

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Address: 39, Jalan Kampong Pantai, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Melaka State > Central Melaka District > Melaka
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