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The Explorer Hotel

No. 1 Jalan Plaza Merdeka, Plaza Merdeka, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
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HCMC, Vietnam
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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We are their guests in room number 448, our stay is from Jan 27 - Feb 2, 2016 (6 nights). During that time, we unfortunately experienced a case of money loss in our room which, we suppose, happened either on Thursday (Jan 28) or Friday (Jan 29), very shortly after we moved in. As we are full-time travelers, we always... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For me, the hotel room itself really convenient & suitable for short trip travel. Because they don't have any cupboard. They have only bed, coffee table, television and toilet. Toilet is okay. the water heater is in good condition. My comment only for front desk people. Even though we did not request for early check in, you don't have to... More 

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Thank alan ahmad s
Singapore, Singapore
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My stay at explorer was a plain nightmare. Prior to my arrival I have indicated to change my room from a executive triple to standard. Not only were the changes not done, I was actually charged for my stay prior to my visit. When I was at the property, they took not only 1hr plus to get all my rooms... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015

Utter Disappointment. The room is very squeezy and it's not value for money. I wasn't paying for a budget hotel but I paid for a price which I expected more. The size of the room is small, like half the size of a standard hotel. There's no cupboard in the room. The kettle and coffee are all placed on the... More 

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Singapore
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20 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015 via mobile

Good location for a short stay in Melaka town. Good value for a 2-3 star hotel. The rooms are small and amenities are basic. Can be noisy on weekend nights due to the activities from the nightclub opposite the hotel. The breakfast provided has not much of variety and seating capacity for guests at the cafe is very limited.

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Kuching, Malaysia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015 via mobile

As I had mentioned above, just touch down at Melaka. This was my second times to Melaka for business purpose. Highly recommended this Hotel, nice and friendly staff, others than that, a shopping complex located next to this hotel, really a place suit for a shopaholic like me, haha!!!

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

nice bed, super good location, nice service, all good. BUT!! there is a night club below and everynight.. till 2.45am loud music will be blasting out with super bass. If you are light sleeper, you wont be able to sleep. Unless you dont mind loud music go ahead. Plus, when it was 8am, the fire alarm goes off and disturbed... More 

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Asia
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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

The room is pretty small which i didn't really mind as i was staying alone. The water heater in my room wasn't working so I asked the staff/maintenance to fix the water heater. The staff has no manners, ignorant and unfriendly. They are not professional when it comes to customer service. A staff named Aril, told me to be patient... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015 via mobile

The hotel is centrally located, so it's easy to walk everywhere. The rooms are quite small and the aircon in our room took 20 mins to get cold. The TV was not properly tuned. Wifi was pretty slow and the breakfast is not included in our deal, an extra 15 Ringgit. However, everything was clean and we got some juice... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 via mobile

Wow, I can said that the location is strategic. Next to makhota parade mall and around 15min distance to jonker street. If you like to enjoy Nadeje crepe cake, it just beside the hotel~ all basic amenities is prepared eg hair dryer, toothbrush, toothpaste, shower cap, shower gel and shampoo, towel too~I like the eco concept, green feel...WiFi connection is... More 

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