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Just check out from this hotel,stay at 330.room is small but can fix for 2 adult plus 2 child.breakfast complementary for 2 pax,below 10years foc. Room is clean,aircond and heater function perfectly..just channel for TV need more variety..but who needs..in the centre city,just walking distances, less then 5/10 minute,u can reach mahkota parade,and dataran pahlawan. Overall is nice to stay,but...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Location: Good. Right next to a shopping mall and walking distance to Christ church and jonker street. Room: Clean but small. Might have problem in walking around if you ask for twin room and has a large luggage. Complimentary tea/coffee/drinking water everyday. Toilet is clean. Shower pressure is good. No wardrobe, few hangers on the wall. Air con is cold....

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its really a budget hotel...no wardrobe...just a few clothes hangers provided...small bathroom (not for bigger size pple)...rooms not sound proof...can hear adjacent room's pple talking...food at bfast wasnt that bad...bfast location very pathetic...small shop afew doors away from the hotel...saw broken glasses on the floor not swept and shortage of manpower manning the bfast crowd. Overall, considering the price for...

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Thank christine c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall is a good stay for our 2D1N trip in Malacca... - good location, super near to 2 major malls in Malacca (Dataran Pahlawan Mall & Mahkota Mall) - near to famous Jonker Walk 10 mins walking distance - reasonable price - free parking, need to pass the parking ticket to concierge for fee deduction - opposite the hotel have...

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Thank F818
Malaysia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room is clean, just that the size of the room is small. But it is ok to stay for a short trip. Breakfast is provided but just a very simple a plate of meal. Parking is free which located at the behind of the hotel. Garden is available but just a small garden like a walking lane. And the...

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Reviewed February 10, 2017 via mobile

The hotel is strategically located in the midst of Malacca town, with shopping malls just next & across the hotel. We stayed there for 5 days. For the price, please do not expect so much. Breakfast was good though for the first 4 days, you only get to choose one meal on the menu. Only on the last day (Friday),...

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Thank Afiza A
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed February 5, 2017

Stayed in the hotel for 2 nights and we love it...strategic location and within walking distance to interesting places nearby....within 5 mins walk, u can go to 3 shopping complex nearby....it's really convenience especially if u really hate driving in massive area as the area traffic was always crowded....breakfast served also ok despite limited choice dishes....i would stay again in...

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Thank martinimanaf
Reviewed February 1, 2017

room is small but quite clean. the hotel is near to shopping mall in walking distance. the service is also good and efficient. due the chinese new year, the road to hotel is a bit jam. when close the room door have to be careful, it wont close by itself.

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed December 28, 2016

What you pay is what you get, DO NOT expect much from this hotel. Just a bed for you to sleep is way good. Walkable distance to all parts and not too far but just don't thought of having a comfy hotel. DO NOT EXPECT FOR GOOD CONNECTION TOO

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed November 21, 2016

Small room but strategy location. Walking distance to jonker street (suggest not to drive due to bad traffic and limited parking), Mahkota and Pahlawan Shopping Mall are just opposite the hotel. And free parking is provide by the hotel too.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking

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: $22 - $63 (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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“Corner suites are larger...get rooms away from facing the Mall...can be very noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles christinecA3478QR, 1 week ago | Read review
“Choose higher floor to reduce the noise as the hotel is located at the centre of the city”
 of 5 bubbles F818, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“room which facing garden or dataran pahlawan”
 of 5 bubbles mun111, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“ask for level 2 if you have kid coz they do have mini playground and patio at level 2...”
 of 5 bubbles martinimanaf, Feb 5, 2017 | Read review
“stay on the lower floor (2nd floor) if you need to use the wifi a lot.”
 of 5 bubbles chongs979, Nov 8, 2016 | Read review
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