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BackHome Kuala Lumpur Hostel

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30 Jalan Tun H S Lee, Kuala Lumpur 50000 Malaysia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
Free Parking
1 Star accommodation
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All reviewsmovie roombig lockersfree breakfastbed dormfood tourcoffee shop next doorpeanut buttermasjid jamek train stationcommon areaslittle indiamerdeka squareair conrooms are cleanyour luggagetea coffeestayed here for two nightsthe location is perfect
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When i walked into this hostel, the ambience looks like a hipster cafe with guests lazing around peacefully. The place was squeky clean up to their washroom/toilets.. i was really impressed, would highly recommend it.

Thank amy9906
Response from backhomekl, Guest Relations Manager at BackHome Kuala Lumpur HostelResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review, amy9906. Glad that you are impressed with our service and design. We look forward for your future stay.

Property's Favorite Review
Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

I booked BackHome based on its Hostelworld reviews and I'm happy I did. BackHome is easily reached by public transport (KLIA Express+LRT), and is within walking distance of a lot of sights (for example Chinatown and KL Tower). The rooms and washroom facilities are all...More

1  Thank Robin G
Response from BackHomeKL, Guest Relations Manager at BackHome Kuala Lumpur HostelResponded January 17, 2018

Nice to know you had the chance to sign up for the food tour, Robin G! We try to bring different experiences to our guests, and we're glad you enjoyed it.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Centrally located, excellent service. We stayed over Independence Day and they even gave us free dinner! Rooms were clean, a/c was great. Only downside being it’s slightly loud but ear plugs work! Hope to come again

Thank Lisa T
Response from backhomekl, Guest Relations Manager at BackHome Kuala Lumpur HostelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review: Lisa T. Glad to hear that you enjoy your stay and the Independence Day Party. It is the first year we celebrate Independence day with our guests and we look forward to do it again next year.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I came to Back Home hostel on our way back to Vietnam. We were so thrilled with how spacious and clean the room was. The toilets and bathrooms are modern and clean. Friendly staff and super well run! A shout out to...More

Thank HollyM2502
Response from backhomekl, Guest Relations Manager at BackHome Kuala Lumpur HostelResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad you love us, HollyM. Lin is very happy to hear that from you. You are always welcome "BackHome" ...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was here for 2 nights, and it went well! The staff was really friendly and hospitable. The place was also very clean and tidy and the security was excellent. There are cabinets to fit all of your things. The place is not far from...More

Thank Edelmen A
Response from backhomekl, Guest Relations Manager at BackHome Kuala Lumpur HostelResponded 3 weeks ago

Looks like you had a great time in Kuala Lumpur, Edelmen A. We're glad to be part of your memories :D

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Stay at BackHome for a unique stay in a converted pre-war building located in the heritage district, with guided walks to let you experience KL just like the locals do. BackHome is housed in a row of pre-war ...More shophouses, carefully preserved since the 1880s. The modern interiors feature spacious dorms built around a light filled courtyard, a screening room and a buzzing hipster café that serves the best coffee in the area. We are situated in a historic neighbourhood, with many textile, sundry shops and food outlets still being run by the same families. Popular destinations such as Chinatown, local bazaars, 100 year-old temples, a 100 year-old rainforest reserve lets you experience the many facets of Kuala Lumpur. We aim to show you the best of what KL has to offer through our popular guided walks. These include a food tour in the last surviving Malay Village in the city, biking tours and a hike up a magnificent limestone ridge. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
17
Price range
$13 - $39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Backhome Kl Hotel Kuala Lumpur
Location
Malaysia > Wilayah Persekutuan > Kuala Lumpur
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Asmizal A
December 1, 2017|
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Response from nomadicnomad | Reviewed this property |
Yes shared bathroom there but good and clean.
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hedyhee
April 19, 2017|
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Response from LOKLcoffee | Property representative |
Hi hedyhee, Thank you for your inquiry. We do not provide any parking, however, we do have a few options to park around the area. You may choose to park at the Reggae Mansion or Segi College parking lot. Both these locations... More
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Cory C
August 30, 2016|
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Response from LOKLcoffee | Property representative |
Hi Cory, Thanks for inquiry. Do make sure that your booking is for 13 September to stay the night. If it is made for 14 September (on your arrival day at 1am), you can only check in at 3pm.
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"Get your own locker."
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"All the rooms look good and they are nice and quiet at night with AC."
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"the mixed dorm lookingtowards lokl coffee is the best"
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"Stay six times and get a free night."
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