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Selangor, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked the hotel from Traveloka. Quite an old styled hotel by the river. The breakfast has no variety in it. We need to change room twice for its bed and the air cond stop working at midnight. Thanks for the timely help from the staffs. Convenient place to go around Melaka. The reception can book for you a river... More 

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Kuching, Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Yes,the location is good,walking distance to few eating places,Jonker's Street and it is in heart of the city.It is situated by the river side and the river cruise passes by this hotel.The room is spacious with tv and comfy bed,suitable for family with kids.But...the problem lays with the housekeeping.It closes at 11 and is only available at 7 am.As we... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

Booked the hotel through booking.com with a reasonable price for double beds room (RM98 incl tax). Nice view as we overlook the river. Theres a basement parking as well. Wifi is superbly..slow. Couldnt get access to it though. Also, we booked tickets for River Cruise with a cheaper price(RM10.60 on Saturday) & basically, you have two options. If you dont... More 

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Aarhus, Denmark
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

We saw this hotel with a descent score on trip advisor of 3,7. Therefore we had quite high expectations. The hotel staff seemed friendly but almost no-one spoke English and communication was almost impossible. We didn't get a single visit by housekeeping in our 3 nights stay. The concierge actually looked at us weirdly when we asked for it and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

I stayed for 2 nights, the service is very slow upon check in. I had to wait for so long. Front desk staff is not friendly and not helpful. Room condition is really worse. I couldn't sleep for 2 nights because the mattress is a playground for the bugs and I were bitten all over my body.Think bfore checking in...

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

I had to stand for one and a half hour just to check in ! And the staff couldn't even provide the room which I've booked and we had to downgrade to another room. This hotel also has no bell boy, which is fine, I suppose. I mean, what do you expect from this quality level. The room has a... More 

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Palm Beach, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

OK so the hotel needs a good reno to freshen up the decor in the rooms but the river view was lovely, especially the sunrise on the water was like liquid bronze. The restaurant also overlooks the river so it's very relaxing. If the bed had been more to my comfort choices we would have stayed a few more days... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016 via mobile

Reception was friendly but very slow and did not know what they were doing. The water was yellow, breakfast selection was limited and tasted below average. The rooms were alright but very old. In need of renovation. Overall, very poor.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016

- Location beside melacca river - Standard 3 stars room, not really clean & sometimes smelly - Not many choice of breakfast & taste average - Restaurant with nice view, direct to the river - staff have good service

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Penang, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016

The front desk staff are pleasant but need to be trained properly. They seem not to know what to do and how to even register an arrival and it took so very long to register us in. Quite a different story from my previous stay here. We were given a room 424 that had bed bugs (Cimex lectularius) in the... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Wana Riverside Hotel is centrally located by the Melaka River in the heart of the UNESCO World Heritage Site, a title bestowed in July 2008. Rich in history, culture and diverse cuisine, Melaka which dates back to the 1400's, is a melting pot of Malay, Chinese, Indian and European influences that reflects the essence of modern Malaysia. Melaka is truly unique in what it has to offer and whether it is for business or pleasure, the Wana Riverside Hotel is central to an enjoyable stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wana Riverside Hotel

Address: No. 2 Jalan Munshi Abdullah, Melaka 75100, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Melaka State > Central Melaka District > Melaka
Price Range: $33 - $45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Wana Riverside Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 170
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