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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great for family with small kids. I was looking for walking distance to jonker street with 2 King or Queen size beds in a family room. N I found it here. Excellent. Got limited parking however we were lucky to have a space behind the guesthouse. Breakfast we went to hotel puri which just a few steps away. Nice environment.... More 

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Chonburi Province, Thailand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

Small room and very old. No towel, when I ask for. Staff bring me just 1 towel and told me that use for 2 person. Near Jonker Walk night market. 2-3 minute walk. 69 Ringgit per night.But I feel expensive. WiFi is available at lobby only.

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Montreal, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

It is really well located, but since it'S a busy road close to Jonker walk, it's noisy. The dorm is not really a room is takes the whole 3rd floor, with a balcony. Wifi is not working in the dorm, but works well on the front balcony of the second floor. Lockers and showers with hot water in dorm and... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2016

We booked one night in advance. Upon arrival, we regretted this decision and only stayed only one night at the dorm of Cheng Ho Guest House. There are two main reasons: one of us suffered from bed bugs and the dorm was dirty. Furthermore, there were people sleeping in the dorm who looked like to be living there permanently. For... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2016 via mobile

Got to the middle of Malacca with no idea where to go. Walked around to the back of hard rock cafe. We found this little Japanese guest house. We were expecting no room at the inn. But the owner an old guy was very friendly and offered us a room. We paid 50myr upfront. And there were no surprises. Highly... More 

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Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016 via mobile

Room is small, with air-conditioning. Bed was comfy, feels clean enough. There's a hot and cold water dispenser, and hot shower too! WiFi not working when we were there. Avoid rooms near the road if you are a light sleeper; we were woken by early prayer and noisy trishaws and other traffic during the night.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

Pros: The location of the hotel is great. Its about a minutes walk from Jonker Street, Hard Rock, couples minutes from Clock tower, church and other attractions. The price for location & given amenities, it's good. They provide drinking water too (hot & cold). Free wi-fi. The staff is helpful, they gave directions like where-to & how-to. Cons: It's opposite... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

So hell hotel really exist! Sadly in historical Malacca. Lizards, roaches, millipede & whole army of mosquitoes appeared out of nowhere the moment we checked in. We wanted to stay in Jonker Street area and I didn't prebook our hotel coz it was a last minute and end up in this hell hotel coz most of them were full. It... More 

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015 via mobile

This place is dirt cheap ! Stayed in the dorm room which is an open loft with several beds. Toilets/Showers are plentiful and clean. Lockers are a little dodgy and there are a few suspect long stay guests who decided to aggressively confront a friend on a tiny issue ! Wifi very iffy and slow. Great location mind

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014 via mobile

We made a reservation at this guesthouse. It was not honoured. Upon arriving we were informed that they had no rooms left. The owner was most unapologetic. Lots of other guesthouses in the area are more accommodating. Give this place a miss!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Visit the UNESCO gazette World Heritage Malacca by staying at Cheng Ho Guest House, which is the latest guesthouse located at Jalan Tukang Emas, Hamony Street. The center of Ming Dynasty activities dating back to the 15th century, and Cheng Ho Guest House is located within walking distance to all the historical sites. Accommodation: We provide modern facilities with fan and air conditioning and free broadband services. Our rooms start from RM40 and breakfast at RM5 per head. Our hostel is located on Harmony street - the center of Ming Dynasty activities near the famous Cheng Hun Teng Chinese Temple. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cheng Ho Guest House

Address: 14 Jalan Tukang Emas (Harmony Street), Melaka 75100, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Melaka State > Central Melaka District > Melaka
Price Range: $10 - $14 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Cheng Ho Guest House 2.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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