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    The Explorer Hotel

    Plaza Merdeka No. 1 Jalan Merdeka, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
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    Overview
    • Excellent12%
    • Very good38%
    • Average35%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible6%
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    Free Wifi
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 123 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I stayed here for 2 days as part of an extended family gathering. Location is pretty good. It is about 10-15 minutes away from the 'old town' by foot. It is next to the Mahkota Parade Shopping centre and opposite the Palawan Megamall. Room prices...More

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    Reviewed July 12, 2017

    Perfect Location - walking distance to shopping centers like Dataran Pahlawan, Hatten Square, Mahkota Parade, Plaza Mahkota and nearby to main attractions in Melaka. I love their nasi lemak! This hotel an eco friendly hotel and love the concept. Friendly staff, always there to help...More

    Thank lamy3rda
    Reviewed June 27, 2017 via mobile

    Book through Agoda and the price is higher than we walk in. Small room with 2 single bed with a small TV, poor WIFI, super cold Aircon that cannot be adjust, no fridge, small bathroom with spoilt shower head, intermittent super hot water that will...More

    Thank icyrain
    Reviewed June 26, 2017

    We booked this hotel last minute as all the hotels we were looking were booked out. Our last minute price at S$150 for a room for 3 pax was a ripped off. The only plus point about this hotel is its location. It is right...More

    Thank Rachel_PRL
    Reviewed June 19, 2017 via mobile

    Very clean, friendly staff, excellent location. Was right next to Makhota Plaza Mall and across the road from the Melaka Mega Mall, a short walk to Chinatown, historical buildings, Menara Tamim Sari trishaw rides etc. Hard to fault, only the poor TV selection let it...More

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    Venus Boutique Hotel
    190 reviews
    #46 of 166 hotels in Melaka
     
    Swiss Hotel Heritage Boutique Melaka
    169 reviews
    #28 of 166 hotels in Melaka
     
    Fenix Inn
    487 reviews
    #16 of 166 hotels in Melaka
     
    ND Hotel
    26 reviews
    #43 of 166 hotels in Melaka
     
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
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    • $20 - $95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 143
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    Traveler (71)
    Room & Suite (99)
    Dining (11)
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    Ku F
    March 22, 2017|
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    Response from christine c | Reviewed this property |
    There are iron n iron boards along the corridor outside the rooms...but no hair dryer inside the room toilets... 😄
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    suriaHM
    December 21, 2016|
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    Response from chngtan5354 | Reviewed this property |
    First, Explorer Hotel is in Malacca and not in KL. Yes,the hotel serves Halal foods. The breakfast serve are simple Malaysia noodles and rice and not much side dishes.
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    "Get a room with a view of the Garden"
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    "Don't book here"
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    "Corner suites are larger...get rooms away from facing the Mall...can be very noisy."
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    "Choose higher floor to reduce the noise as the hotel is located at the centre of the city"
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