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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Of all the hostels I've stayed in, I can honestly say that this is by far my favorite. Loved the overall look & feel of the place. I loved their rooms & their clean shower area. We stayed in a private room which has its own sink inside where you can brush & wash your face instead of going to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is like having all the comforts of a hotel, but with the social scene and fun of a hostel. The beds are comfy and big, great wifi, great aircon, great bathrooms, lovely staff, location is good, no downsides! It's expensive but you certainly get what you pay for 👍🏻

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Back Home KL is one of the nicest hostels I've ever seen. The staff is extremely friendly and accommodations very clean and comfortable. The hostel has several common room areas including lobby with desktop computers and AC, movie room, upstairs couch room, and outdoor courtyard. Beds are comfortable and can easily sleep two people if preferred. Lockers are also big... More 

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Akureyri, Iceland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Friendly staff and convenient location. It was easy to email questions about transit in advance and I got quick replies. There are lockers to store luggage which cost extra and you can buy padlocks to keep your belongings safe. I enjoyed staying here. -Sune

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Wando-gun, South Korea
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I cannot say enough good things about this hostel! Firstly, it's in a great location, close to the subway/train station, within short walking distance of Chinatown (and within long walking distance of the Petronas Towers ~30 minutes or so), and around the corner from some great restaurants (I recommend Bakti Woodlands for some cheap vegetarian Indian food). The hostel itself,... More 

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

Our team is always happy to help out our guests, especially when it comes to food (we love eating)! We're glad you had great time with us. Hope you brought back lots of happy memories from Kuala Lumpur, Megan K! More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago 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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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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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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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
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks 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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  • 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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