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Lotus - Ocean View Escape

The Penthouse Lounge
1 of 21The Penthouse Lounge
Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Melaka, Central Melaka District, Melaka State
This is a perfect place for slow travelers, who has had their fair share of tourists traps, and wish to enjoy a laidback and genuine Asian community.

The apartment is without all the normal clutter so it is easy to keep clean and tidy. The idea is to attract 1 or 2 people who wish to escape a hectic lifestyle and enjoy the peace and tranquility as well as privacy by the sea. To recharge your batteries and maybe figure out what your next step in your life should be.

We offer great discounts for longer visits so please get in touch if you wish to stay longer than a week. If you are flexible with your dates you can rent our other unit 'Lotus Oriental Vintage Experience' for an even lower rate than this one. Just get in touch so we can start talking

Our ambition is also to encourage single travelers to stay at LOTUS so the rate f...
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Listing #HL1417610
About the Owner
lars l
Languages spoken:Swedish, English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2014
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Reviewed June 25, 2018

Lotus is a one of a kind spot to stay in Melaka and Gan and Lars are amazing hosts. I spent a month here and thoroughly enjoyed it. If you want privacy, it's very quiet and outside of the city center, among locals. If you...More

Thank taylor272
larslindbeck, VR Owner at Lotus - Ocean View Escape, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2018

We were happy to have you. Hope the rest of your trip was as good as you hoped for. We just finished Melaka Festival 2018 here. Pity you missed it.

Reviewed October 4, 2017

This place is set in the middle of a Chinese neighbourhood. No tourist here just locals. As soon as you step in you feel right at home. The place is nicely decorated with wooden furniture. There is lots of space in the apartment with two...More

Thank Pindadaantje
larslindbeck, VR Owner at Lotus - Ocean View Escape, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2017

Thanks for staying. I hope more slow travelers find their way to LOTUS. Drop me a message when you are on the way back :-)

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Reviewed September 4, 2017

Lars’ description of the place – and the photos – were completely accurate. You get a sea view, you’re walking distance from central Melaka and a large number of restaurants are 5 minutes’ walk away. The decor in the apartment is way above and beyond...More

Thank Julian E
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking allowed
    1 Half bath
    1 Shower
    2 Fulls
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  • cleaning: $12 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
We prioritize slow travelers so minimum stay at LOTUS is 7 nights.
But the longer you stay the better rates you get.
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About the neighborhood
The apartment it's located in Ujong Pasir, a very genuine and friendly malaysian neighborhood only 5 min walk away from the Portuguese Settlement, where they serve delicious seafood
Along Ujong Pasir main road you can easily find chinese, malay or indian food, to very reasonable prices.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: KLIA - Kuala Lumpur International Airport: 85.7 mi
Railway: Melaka Sentral Bus Terminal: 3.7 mi
Ferry: Ferry Terminal (Indonesia departures): 1.9 mi
There is an airport buss going from KLIA and LCCT direct to Melaka Sentral
But it is also possible to go to KL (TBS bus terminal) and then bus to Melaka Sentral in case you just missed the buss or did not get a seat. time wise it's almost the same and in fact slightly cheaper :-)

Local bus no 17, Melaka Sentral to Ujong Pasir, runs between 6am - 8pm. RM 1,50
Taxi from Melaka Sentral to Ujong Pasir RM 20,00
Activities nearby
Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 6.2 mi.
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