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Bangkok, Thailand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

the staff are friendly and I always felt comfortable and safe during my 6 night stay. the facilities are older, so you need to be realistic about expectations the staff keep things clean and are always helpful the price and location can't be beat

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Melbourne, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

Have stayed at YMCA many times when passing through KL mainly due to proximity to KL Sentral railway station which is 3 min walk away. However it has become seriously rundown and dirty with apparently no maintenance. Room with double bed and attached bathroom cost 116 MYR but at check.in tried to charge me more despite having email confirmation of... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016

Feel great for location , it was so close to KL Sentral when you want to reach LRT, KTM for transportation or you want to have some meals Nearby shopping mall Nu Sentral for many branded clothes and money changer with good exchange rate Additional outside laundry in front of the hotel really helpful when i need tidy shirt for... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

I stayed here about 10 years ago with some friends before all the skyscrapers around even existed. At that time it served as a functional, clean and central place to stay. Today at 110RM per night for a 2-person room that is no longer the case. The bed is ok but the bathroom needs a serious overhaul. Ever heard of... More 

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2016 via mobile

I booked for 3 night. Checked out after the first. Bed was full of bed bugs. I have attached pictures. Reception sent me to another room with the same results. Bfast was horrible. I didn't even start my bfast the cups were so dirty that indecided to eat out

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Melbourne
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

Located only a 3min walk to KL Sentral it is in an excellent location. Easy access to the airport, city and other attractions. The Indian food near the YMCA is delicious! Beds were comfy and bathroom was basic but all we needed. Breakfast is a choice of 2 options, usually 1 option is noodles. Will definitely stay here again

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

I stayed here for four nights with a friend. Super convenient, 5min walk from bus and trains, lots of great places to eat nearby. Homeopathic pharmacy down the road which my friend thought was fantastic! Good wifi, great air con and nice little restaurant downstairs. Staff were friendly and professional, had forgotten my neck pillow and they kept it for... More 

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Quezon City, Philippines
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

YMCA Kuala Lumpur is a very convenient hostel on where to book yourself if your intention is to have a central point on where to start and end your day. Strategically located near KL Sentral, a few minutes away from the main light rail station, YMCA KL offers you an accessible hostel even if you came out late in the... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

This hostel is situated in Brickfield, also known as mini lndia. Very convenient for back packers as hostel is only a few minutes walking distance to the main MRT station. For security wise, it is good as outsiders are not easily accessible to your room. However, the room is a bit small and old. The furniture and fittings have worn... More 

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shoranur
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

I stayed two nights at the YMCA during my recent visit to KL. Very neat, centrally located. Spacious rooms. safe for all types of tourists. But the only problem ais the attitude of the front office staff. They are arrogant and short tempered. They should be given proper training, otherwise all the positives of the hostel will turn negative

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Address: 95, Jalan Padang Belia, Kuala Lumpur 50470, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Wilayah Persekutuan > Kuala Lumpur
Price Range: $21 - $30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — YMCA Hostel 3*
Number of rooms: 23
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