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Phu Quoc
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Overall the staffs were friendly but rooms are so small, breakfast were limited. But the good point is location ( its located near by shopping centers, easy for guests to visit ). Hope to be served with better breakfast next time.

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Thank Kim Hoa r
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really bad hotel. Dirty, bed sheets with spots of who knows what. Tiny rooms where you can hardly move. Garbage bags on the hallway. Next to the hotel there is a restaurant that keeps the music extremely loud until 3 am so not possible to sleep. The personnel at the front desk is rude and not helpful at all, they... More 

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

Very basic budget hotel with minimal furnishing and in room amenities but overall clean and all right for a weekend trip. It is about 10-15 mins walk to jonker street and there are a couple of shopping malls nearby. Tv wasn't working when I stayed here. Recommended for no frills travelers who won't be staying in your room most of... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

I stayed in explorer hotel for 2 nights. It is a budget hotel but still comfortable. Comes with a free car park, comfortable bed but no cupboard or safe to keep your valuables. It is advisable to take it with you when you are out of the room, internet connectivy is not so good and slow. Becareful when closing the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016 via mobile

Room was to small,no wordrobe to keep clothes n beg..budget soap&syampoo,restaurant food & place so poor..eating outside (kaki lima) cuz its place was small n crowded,got hair inside food..so dirthy..not worthy ! hotel at shop lot..very dispointed..this is first n last visit at the explorer hotel!

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Thank Es-Lina A
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

Location is good, next to shopping mall, plenty of food around and walking distance to area attraction in Melaka. Reception person pretty helpful with direction, transportation information and food suggestion.

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Thank Dady D
HCMC, Vietnam
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2016

We are their guests in room number 448, our stay is from Jan 27 - Feb 2, 2016 (6 nights). During that time, we unfortunately experienced a case of money loss in our room which, we suppose, happened either on Thursday (Jan 28) or Friday (Jan 29), very shortly after we moved in. As we are full-time travelers, we always... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016

For me, the hotel room itself really convenient & suitable for short trip travel. Because they don't have any cupboard. They have only bed, coffee table, television and toilet. Toilet is okay. the water heater is in good condition. My comment only for front desk people. Even though we did not request for early check in, you don't have to... More 

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Thank alan ahmad s
Singapore, Singapore
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2016

My stay at explorer was a plain nightmare. Prior to my arrival I have indicated to change my room from a executive triple to standard. Not only were the changes not done, I was actually charged for my stay prior to my visit. When I was at the property, they took not only 1hr plus to get all my rooms... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015

Utter Disappointment. The room is very squeezy and it's not value for money. I wasn't paying for a budget hotel but I paid for a price which I expected more. The size of the room is small, like half the size of a standard hotel. There's no cupboard in the room. The kettle and coffee are all placed on the... More 

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Additional Information about The Explorer Hotel

Address: Plaza Merdeka No. 1 Jalan Merdeka, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Melaka State > Central Melaka District > Melaka
Price Range: $24 - $55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Explorer Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 143
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