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Malacca Straits Hotel

No. 37A Jalan Chan Koon Cheng, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

On a recent impromptu weekend getaway, i stayed at this hotel as most other hotels were fully booked. I was reluctant to stay here in a first place having read a negative reviews on them. However, as i really need a hotel somewhere near dataran pahlawan, i gave it a try to this hotel. Come and join my experience ...... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

I read your generally unfavourable reviews and booked anyway; three star accommodation usually has a three star price tag and since we only intended to sleep and shower in the hotel our expectations were simple. There is no doubt that the Malacca Straits has seen better days, looking a little run down at present, but the reception staff were friendly... More 

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Singapore
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013 via mobile

Most hotels in melaka were fully booked but this hotel had rooms. When we reached there, our experience at the front desk revealed why. It was just massive confusion. The group infront of us had problems that left them visibly annoyed. The hotel did not have our reservation but thank goodness we had the print out. We complained to the... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013 via mobile

This hotel was way over-priced for what we paid. The women at the front desk kept us at the desk for 20 minutes prior to checking in because she had added additional charges onto our booking.com total but could not explain what they were for. We then said we wait until the morning and discuss with her manager which we... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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21 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Good Service - after booking the hotel, the hotel noticed that they are not able to do verification for credit cards and requested me to do a transfer of the money to their local bank account. However, as a non resident of Malaysia, of course I won't have a Malaysia bank account to do transfer. After speaking to the staff,... More 

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

really great deal for room which are clean and has really good beds and wonderful shower . staffs are friendly and helpful. they provide extra beds which come in as pullouts and had a good deal as I paid for one but requested for 2 and the management offered with no hassle but only no breakfast for the free extra... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2012

Just returned from a one nighter in Melacca. As it's a public holiday in Malaysia this weekend the whole of Malacca was booked out leaving us with the proverbial Hobson's choice of hotels. Anyway, the Malacca straits Hotel is a reasonably priced establishment that lacks the frills or location benefits that some of the other hotels can offer. It's only... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012

If you're going to stay for a night or two in Malacca on a business trip, I think this hotel is still okay because location are quite strategic... We're travelling in a group of 9 people so car park is the most important factor as we've 5 cars and 1 lorry truck which park nicely at the roadside... Since we're... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2012

My husband, me and my 2 young children stayed for 3 days 2 nights. We were greeted wif nice and polite staffs at the counter. We booked the deluxe room and i was mesmerised by the beauty of the batik decorations, the toiletries gift pack, clean towels, toilet wif a bath tub. All these really made our stay a comfortable... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2012

The pictures on the website for this hotel was so deceptive. To my disgusts, the room has got a very strong smell which doesn't goes off even after we tried to air it for a while. The pillow on the bed really STINKS n SMELLS badly! There were no towels available in the bath room and we have to call... More 

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Address: No. 37A Jalan Chan Koon Cheng, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Melaka State > Central Melaka District > Melaka
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 20
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