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Kuching, Malaysia
Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

As I had mentioned above, just touch down at Melaka. This was my second times to Melaka for business purpose. Highly recommended this Hotel, nice and friendly staff, others than that, a shopping complex located next to this hotel, really a place suit for a shopaholic like me, haha!!!

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 25 August 2015

nice bed, super good location, nice service, all good. BUT!! there is a night club below and everynight.. till 2.45am loud music will be blasting out with super bass. If you are light sleeper, you wont be able to sleep. Unless you dont mind loud music go ahead. Plus, when it was 8am, the fire alarm goes off and disturbed...

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3Thank Adrian L
Asia
Reviewed 17 August 2015

The room is pretty small which i didn't really mind as i was staying alone. The water heater in my room wasn't working so I asked the staff/maintenance to fix the water heater. The staff has no manners, ignorant and unfriendly. They are not professional when it comes to customer service. A staff named Aril, told me to be patient...

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1Thank N_K112
Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

The hotel is centrally located, so it's easy to walk everywhere. The rooms are quite small and the aircon in our room took 20 mins to get cold. The TV was not properly tuned. Wifi was pretty slow and the breakfast is not included in our deal, an extra 15 Ringgit. However, everything was clean and we got some juice...

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

Wow, I can said that the location is strategic. Next to makhota parade mall and around 15min distance to jonker street. If you like to enjoy Nadeje crepe cake, it just beside the hotel~ all basic amenities is prepared eg hair dryer, toothbrush, toothpaste, shower cap, shower gel and shampoo, towel too~I like the eco concept, green feel...WiFi connection is...

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1Thank joanneteh87
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 12 June 2015

I have a fascination for new hotels. So needless to say, I book it because it's new. Yah...even the café is not really done up yet. Simple and no frills hotel. The good part is that it is so near to all the malls. We are right next to Mahkota Parade!

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2Thank YukoAnn
Prachin Buri, Thailand
Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

Nearly almost melaka attraction point about 15-30 mins walking. Surround by shopping mall and also many restaurants. Room is clean and look like green design which some garden outside the room. PS. Avoid room near the road or you must annoying with loud music from restaurant.

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2Thank Akanee
Reviewed 28 May 2015

Good location, near to the tourist spot you will have to walk 15-20 mins.Spacious room, clean, provided useful amenities like toothbrush, hair dryer, tea coffe and kettle, TV (Flatscreen) and also they provide free wifi and parking.

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1Thank Jmcdeguia
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Reviewed 26 May 2015 via mobile

I booked a standard double. The room is clean with great amenities: a hairdryer, tea/coffee/kettle, a phone, flat screen TV (English channels have v. bad reception), coat hangers, toothbrush/toothpaste, air and an enclosed shower - so no wet floor! The staff; not so friendly, but helpful enough. Breakfast is available at a nearby restaurant. Many shops and malls nearby, as...

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1Thank H00chie_Mama
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 21 May 2015

the location of this hotel is perfect. just next to mahkota parade and within 10 minutes walk to dataran pahlawan, hatten square and jonker walk. good choices of peranakan cuisine are just a short walk away from the hotel too. hotel room is small but clean and cosy. great value for its price!

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Explorer Hotel

Address: Plaza Merdeka No. 1 Jalan Merdeka, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Melaka State > Central Melaka District > Melaka
Price Range: $33 - $85 (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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See which rooms travellers prefer

“stay on the lower floor (2nd floor) if you need to use the wifi a lot.”
 of 5 bubbles chongs979, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Request room nearby to the lift otherwise youhave to walk a long corridor if you get the end room”
 of 5 bubbles Hirmee, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Avoid Family Rooms”
 of 5 bubbles Princessgx, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room facing the 'Mahkota Mall'”
 of 5 bubbles abdulhakimsazali, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“book in advance”
 of 5 bubbles vp280474, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
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