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Resident's Hill, Kuala Lipis, Malaysia
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Government Resthouse
Ranked #2 of 2 Kuala Lipis B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Kuantan, Malaysia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
13 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

There is no question about it. As what all the earlier reviewers have said, this resthouse is terribly rundown and in dire need for refurbishment. I stayed here with minimal expectations. The receptionist was pleasant and I didn't experience what the previous reviewer said. I booked the VIP room, which was the master bedroom of Hugh Clifford. It was a... More

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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40 hotel reviews
229 helpful votes 229 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2012

It took us some time (with GPS!) to find this wonder of 2012, we actually needed police intervention to find the once beautiful drive up the hill! We did not understand why the kind police officer said “good luck”, all was revealed on the first step up the landing of what once must have been a grand British residence! We... More

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Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2012

the town of Kuala Lipis in the state of Pahang was the old administrative centre during British rule, and the state capital of Pahang. The resident's manor sits atop the highest hill in this quaint old Malayan town. built in 1922, it was the residence of Sir Hugh Clifford, the superintendent of Upper Pahang. This grand old building is now... More

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Beachmere, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2012

I have only rated this so that it will be published - I have not stayed here. This place is called Residence Rest House in the Malaysia Lonely Planet. It is the only house on Resident's Hill in Kuala Lipis. We wanted to stay here as it is steeped in history but when we arrived on 8th May 2012 it... More

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Address: Resident's Hill, Kuala Lipis, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Pahang > Lipis District > Kuala Lipis
Also Known As:
Government Resthouse Kuala Lipis, Pahang

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