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Hotel Jelai

44 Jalan Jelai, Kuala Lipis 27200, Malaysia
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Glenbrook, NSW
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

We had one day in Kuala Lipis and found this hotel to be clean, comfortable, reasonably sized and with friendly staff. Rooms were basic, had aircon and tv but no tea,coffee making option. Rooms on second floor but no lift. Wifi available but poor unless you went to the reception area on first floor. Our Rooms had river views which... More 

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England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

This has to be the cheapest hotel I have ever stayed in. The cost was about 15 USD a night for a superior room with 3USD deposit. Rooms were incredibly basic with no facilities except for an old noisy air conditioner. No breakfast. Buildings very very tired and scruffy. But the sheets and room was clean and the staff were... More 

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Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

Great value in this city/town hotel. Well run and clean. There is wifi, but reception's a bit spotty. Recommended for those keen to explore Kuala Lipis' historical attractions. We did a photo essay on the town here: http://my.news.yahoo.com/a-heritage-tour-of-kuala-lipis-024700129.html?page=all

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

We are so disappointed with the service of this hotel. We checked into this hotel last Chinese New Year 2013. When we woke early the very next morning to use the washroom, THERE WAS NO WATER!! We ran down to complain to the front desk downstairs and found a crowd of angry guests complaining about the water cuts. The hotel... More 

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Kuantan, Pahang, Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2012

ermmm... hotel jelai?? it's been many time i come here... and not everything make me satisfy...actually.. there is a lot of dust under the bed.. it makes me uncomfort.. and sometimes the television always broken... there is dust on the bed too... it make me itchy... only that i can say... i hope... the cleanliness can be upgrade next time..

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selangor
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2012

worth it. stay here for cousin's wedding. food is acceptable. near to old jetty (is it jetty?) we gone there for Tempoyak Patin very delicious. Forgot the name of restaurant. Yusof? Located at corner end. Upon reception only a bit slow.

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devon, uk
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2012

Good, basic, clean, cheap, with river view. 50RM per night. Excellent value. (there is a second hotel with the same name probably in the same ownership)

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kuala lumpur
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2010

I had earlier intended to check in at the Centrepoint Hotel but I noticed that Centrepoint is a bit run down and I began to have second thoughts. There was this new hotel just across the road, named Jelai and I decided to check it out. It was a real surprise . . the room is just adequate, not too... More 

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