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London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This hostel provided a friendly atmosphere for all travellers. The rooms are big and the beds are comfortable with massive locker space per person. The free breakfast is toast and cereal but you can upgrade for RM16 to a cooked breakfast. All the staff are super friendly and great at suggesting things to do and places to eat.

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BackHomeKL, Guest Relations Manager at BackHome KL, responded to this review

We hope you had lots of great food in Kuala Lumpur, Emily0601! There's so many yummy food hidden in this area and our team loves recommending our favourite places. We're glad you managed to benefit from it :) More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed in a female room. Beds are comfortable and there is plenty space to put all your stuff. Bunks are pretty stable so it won't be shaking when sleeping. My dorm had a sink and a hairdryer, which I found very useful. Staff is amazing! They are very helpful and patient.

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BackHomeKL, Guest Relations Manager at BackHome KL, responded to this review

Our team is always glad to help out our guests! We're happy to know that you enjoyed your stay with us :) More 

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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in a private room for 2 nights, the room was a great size and very clean - as good as any of the hotels we stayed in during our trip. The location was good, very close to great markets and street food. Loved the showers!

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Thank Anna P
BackHomeKL, Guest Relations Manager at BackHome KL, responded to this review

Glad you had a comfortable stay with us, Anna P! We hope you managed to try lots of awesome local food at the markets nearby. There's a lot of great street food hidden away in the Kuala Lumpur alleyways. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

BackHome KL is a clean and modern hostel with a good vibe and nice atmosphere. It's well located in the City Centre, close to good shopping, grocery stores and city transit. I would stay here again when visiting KL.

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Thank Greg A
BackHomeKL, Guest Relations Manager at BackHome KL, responded to this review

You are welcome back anytime, Greg A! Hope your next stay would be just as enjoyable as this one :) More 

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Even up-till today, I still always remember my first experience with backhome kl in 2013. It was an amazing experience. The design of the hostel is contemporary and cozy, it gives out a relaxed ambience. Each part of the hostel makes you feel "backhome". The rooms are even more relaxing. In addition there are sturdy beds in each rooms. And... More 

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BackHomeKL, Guest Relations Manager at BackHome KL, responded to this review

Hi JirimiCVL! Thank you so much for your review! It is a huge comfort for us to hear your words. We're very glad that the service extended to our guests throughout this years has not been compromised. To learn about it from a return guest gives us much pleasure and satisfaction. We really do hope that the next time you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very clean and trendy. Simple but sturdy beds, each equipped with a light and small shelf. Bathroom does not smell so must be checked regularly. Breakfast is toast, cereal and fruit. There's a cool movie room and ideas on the walls near reception.

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BackHomeKL, Guest Relations Manager at BackHome KL, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your stay with us, Akkers C! Here's to great travels ahead to you! More 

Hitchin, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Backhome is a great hub to explore in KL. It's slightly more expensive than others but it has a really laid back environment. Free breakfast and the movie rooms are a great bonus. Would highly recommend

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Thank Lucy R
BackHomeKL, Guest Relations Manager at BackHome KL, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful comment, Lucy R. We're very happy that you had a good time in KL to recharge and relax :) More 

Oakland, California
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27 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Positive: Clean and tidy overall, lovely and helpful staff, nice environment, comfortable beds with a convenient outlet and compartment for each bed (in the dorm), sink in the dorm room too, and spacious lockers, acceptable wifi, and well located on the edge of Chinatown and near buses and some of the local trains, clean and spacious showers. Negative: No completely... More 

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BackHomeKL, Guest Relations Manager at BackHome KL, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback, Rebecca K. We're glad you had a great time with us and we'll definitely look into your comments about our shortcomings. We hope you continue to have many more great travels ahead of you :) More 

Ghent, Belgium
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Backhome hostel is a really nice hostel. I've stayed there at the beginning of my trip and at the end. I'm a solo traveller, so I stayed in dorms. The dormrooms have good beds, with your own light and charger. The rooms are big so you have enough space to walk around and privacy! The staff is superfriendly en helpfull... More 

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BackHomeKL, Guest Relations Manager at BackHome KL, responded to this review

We're glad you had a comfortable stay with us, saartjevh! Hope you made some good friends here and managed to see the best of Kuala Lumpur :) More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is amazing guys. I started my trip in K.L. with 2 nights and now I'm ending my trip with another 2 nights. If you need a comfortable bed, an amazing and knowledgable staff, a place where you can leave your stuff without worrying and a place that looks more beautiful than the hipsterbars in your hometown: this is... More 

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BackHomeKL, Guest Relations Manager at BackHome KL, responded to this review

Hope you had a safe journey home, Marijn E! We're very happy to know that you enjoyed your stay with us and may your next trip be as wonderful as this one :) More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Visit the Roof Top Bar (5 minutes away from us) or check out the beautiful view of the Petronas Twin Towers at the Skybar in Traders Hotel. Meet new friends, have fun and come back to BackHome Kuala Lumpur for a quiet night's rest! We're the only hostel in Malaysia with a guarantee that guests will receive as much care, comfort and peace as they do at home. We promise that every guests will receive personal attention, a good night's rest and peace of mind. Besides using premium bedding and cleaning the beds thoroughly after every guest, we deep clean all mattresses twice a month to make sure they are 100% hygienic. We provide more personal and common space than most other hostels in KL. We're located right in the heart of the historical district, just a few minutes away from Masjid Jamek, Merdeka Square, Little India and Chinatown. We also have Bukit Nanas forest reserve - a million year old rainforest reserve less than 10 minutes walk away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BackHome KL

Address: 30 Jalan Tun H S Lee, Kuala Lumpur 50000, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Wilayah Persekutuan > Kuala Lumpur
Price Range: $14 - $33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 17
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