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Eastern Heritage Guest House

8, Jalan Bukit China, Melaka 75100, Malaysia
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Ranked #22 of 162 Melaka B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013
Diverkim79 Penang Island, Malaysia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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English first
Penang Island, Malaysia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013 via mobile

As I came off the bus at the bell tower this English lady asked if I wanted a room. I did not have any reservations so I walked with her to see the guesthouse. While walking she was giving me a guided tour along the streets and was very informative. The guesthouse is dark end run down, old, no airco,... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

1. easy access to Jonker walk 2. cheap 3. the owner and the Dutch lady is very informative and friendly. The lady gave me and my parents bread before we left early in the morning to catch up the bus to Kuala Lumpur. They are also talkative and full of knowledge. We discussed many things abut Indonesia and Africa. 4.... More

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Singapore, Singapore
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

A beautiful house with big painted rooms with high ceilings. Only fan rooms that share one toilet and one shower. No aircon, no attached bathrooms. The toilet and shower are ugly but everything functions. No toilet paper, so bring your own. Noise could be a problem since the street is busy, the walls are thin and there are nets over... More

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Toulouse, France
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

Great place, great people! Especially Elisabeth, who is very dynamic and always ready to share her knowledge of the area (places to eat, things to see, museums, etc.). She speaks more that 6 languages and travelled the world for decades! Nice room with a fan and paintings on the walls. Shared bathroom ok. Laundry service: very convenient. Loved it!

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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

The hits: Good location, within walking distance to Jonker St. Breakfast was a valiant attempt, I applaud them for managing to juggle feeding their guests in such a small dining area but it is quite charming actually. The misses: Decor tried to be in keeping with the old Melaka feel but ended up feeling a bit creepy and dark. I... More

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Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Located at a former noble house this is a place full of charm and atmosphere, complete with a small indoor pool, within walking distance of the center but in a street that is quiet enough. Talk to one of the owners, Mr. Yen, for tips on places to go, lessons on Asian history or just plain good conversation. Jaime and... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

The guys running the hostel are really nice and helpful but the place is in definite need of some tlc, and maybe a woman's touch. I stayed in the dorm on my own when there was a thunder storm and it was a bit eery. The place is set in a fantastic building and surrounded by cheap and good restaurants.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013 via mobile

Wonderfully clean, rustic hotel with a halcyon, timeless charm. The bedrooms are an excellent size, the mattresses firm, and the owner, Yen, is genuinely kind-hearted man. We were, both of us, sorry to leave. Megan and Greg

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KL
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

We arrived late in the evening at Melaka Central bus station and a friendly man offered us a room in his guest house. After checking the rather not favourable Lonely Planet review of the place, we decided to check it nonetheless (after many horrible well reviewed places all around south east asia). The owner organised us a taxi for a... More

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Stockholm
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

Considering the very low price, this is a great place to stay for travellers on a tight budget. I ended up staying their for a couple of weeks. The upsides are: strong wifi (in the rooms close to the stairs), very friendly staff, very low price, charming building and close to all the attractions. The only downside is that it... More

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Also Known As:
Eastern Heritage Guest House Hotel Melaka
Eastern Heritage Guest House Hotel
Address: 8, Jalan Bukit China, Melaka 75100, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Melaka State > Central Melaka District > Melaka
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Ranked #22 of 162 B&Bs / Inns in Melaka
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