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Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Cheap, clean and great location on a rooftop close to the railway station. The dorm beds where also good even though you have to bring your own lock for the locker rooms. The staff was also friendly..

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London, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

We stumbled across this hostel while looking for somewhere to stay in Melang. When you find it don't confuse it with the hotel below it, this hostel is on the fourth floor on the roof, take the lift to the third floor and walk up another flight of steps. It was a very good price 160 000 IDR for two... More 

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Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

A little gem on top of Helios hotel offering dorm and basic private gazebos. All have shared bath and toilet, that are kept neat and clean. Dont come if you want total privacy and silence. The staff is very helpfull and the breakfast menu very diverse.

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Kampong_Tourist, Manager at Kampong Tourist, responded to this review

Dear guest, thanks for your review! Best regards, Martine Manager - Kampong Tourist. More 

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7 reviews
Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

I stayed 2 nights in a big dormitory (20 places), but it's well built because you have your own cocoon so the other people don't disturb you and you can easily sleep. The double rooms are nice you really feel just as in the nature. Negative point, the restaurant has two menus, the one for the lunch doesn't have anything... More 

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Thank Maurane V
Kampong_Tourist, General Manager at Kampong Tourist, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you so much for your kind review. I will take this opportunity to add to your comment about the restaurant as you might have missed some dishes that you didn't know were vegetarian, such as cap cay, nasi pecel, vegetable salad, rice & hot santen with tofu and tempe, our pancakes of course, spanish soup with a... More 

Milan, Italy
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

We stayed two nights in the hostel, one in the dorm and one in the gazebo. Both times we slept very well, but, to be fair, the dorm was not really crowded. The hostel is built on top of a building with 4 bamboo huts and a small bar/restaurant. The design of the place is really nice, the only problem... More 

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Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

Stayed with my family with two kids for two nights. Really friendly and helpful staff. Food is excellent and very reasonably priced. We stayed in the gazebos, simple but comfortable. Would visit anytime again!

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Thank Rob A
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4 hotel reviews
Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

Kampong tourist is situated 5mins from the centre of Malang and all the local sites are easily accessible by foot. The hostel itself has a very chilled vibe, with music constantly playing and a lovely seating area to chat to people and make friends whilst the view over the city & Bromo is awesome. The food in the restaurant is... More 

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5 hotel reviews
Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

We stayed one night at the Kampong Tourist. Cottage and shared bathroom were clean and the shower even had hot (yes hot, not only warm) water, breakfast was good (especialy the scrambled egg was extraordinary) and the staff very nice and helpful. We stayed there during ramadan, so unfortunately we could hear the muezzin from the mosque nearby during the... More 

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

Such a Nice place stay during your visit in Malang! On top of a hotel you find this hostel. Clean and cosy bamboohuts, you have a Nice view over the city. Also great food as well, was really happy with the smoothies. Also good info to find or get good advice for your next trip at the toerist info

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San Martino in Badia, Italy
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed June 4, 2016

It's the cheapest and cleanest place to stay in Malang! As a couple we have decided to stay in a bungalow because we are usually not really kin on dortoirs and also because, in the bungalow,for 2 people,the cost was 165rupie included breakfast and staying in the dortoirs would have cost us more! The staff working there is very helpful,nice... More 

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Kampong_Tourist, Owner at Kampong Tourist, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for your words of praise.... Best regards, Martine More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation

Additional Information about Kampong Tourist

Address: Jln. Pattimura 37 | 3rd floor Hotel Helios, Malang 65111, Indonesia
Location: Indonesia > Java > East Java > Malang
Price Range: $3 - $11 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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“All great! I did really like the bungalows”
 of 5 bubbles ChaletHotelDiamant, Jun 4, 2016 | Read review
“You won't get a quiet room here.”
 of 5 bubbles 325mattw, May 27, 2016 | Read review
“The gazebos are great for couples.”
 of 5 bubbles akyllev, Apr 17, 2016 | Read review
“Pick a room in gazebo instead of dorm.”
 of 5 bubbles Intany01, Dec 26, 2015 | Read review
“Get the Gazebo!”
 of 5 bubbles 202fatimac, Sep 2, 2015 | Read review
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