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    The Explorer Hotel

    Plaza Merdeka No. 1 Jalan Merdeka, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    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

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

    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 19 June 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

    Thank paulormandy
    Reviewed 10 June 2017

    Pros: Very affordable option with good location: - 8min walk from Hatten hotel - coach drop-off/ pick-up point - ~10min walk to multiple shopping centres - 15min walk to Jonker street Cons: - Housekeeping: Used shampoo and body wash from previous guest was not cleared...More

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    Swiss Hotel Heritage Boutique Melaka
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    Ku F
    22 March 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... 😄
    22 December 2016|
    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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