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Cerana Guesthouse

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Reviewed 31 July 2011

Long story short, one of the staff members exposed himself to me as we drove to the train station. The ride was through a rural area around 6:15 AM. He tried to excuse it but it was a long ride with him fully exposed. It could have been very terrifying and have ended quite badly had I not been able...

1Thank Bonnevoyage98
Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 7 July 2011

Kota Bharu is usually considered a stop over place for other destinations, such as the Perhentian islands, however, if you stay over for a couple of days, I would recommend this little hostel. It is run by 2 young friendly fellows who are open to explain you the different attractions of the place and discuss about the culture and customs...

1Thank Guillerm0_G0nzalez
Hanoi, Vietnam
Reviewed 2 July 2011

Stayed three nights while nursing a cold before going to perhentians. Stayed in a/c room with shared bathroom. The room was fairly clean, but we opted to use our own silk sacks for bedding. The a/c unit struggled to work but kept the room just cool enough. The common bathrooms are a disaster - grotty, overused and undercleaned (any dirtier...

Thank lqdflo
Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 27 May 2011

I stayed at Cerana 2 nights and was not very pleased with the guesthouse and staff. Room is quite compact and dark, view is not really noice (see picture enclosed). There were some tape everywhere to fix broken things in the room. We had a bathroom enclosed, which was clean at least. It was very small and sink was outside...

1Thank mimimundo
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 9 October 2010

We stayed in this guesthouse on our way to pulau perhentians for 1 night. It was quite difficult to look for good places as the lonely planet said not too much about hostels in Kota Bharu. The staff was very friendly. They offered us a taxi ride from Kota Bhara to Kota Besut from where you can take a boat...

Thank Kirsipu
Penang Island, Malaysia
Reviewed 5 July 2010

I went to Kota Bharu with my hubby just before we went to Pulau Perhentian. We chose to stay at Cerana Guesthouse since the room price is much cheaper (RM25) compared to hotels. We didn't expect much on the guesthouse. However, we were surprised that the room was clean, although it is not as beautiful as hotel room. There are...

Thank jessmei83
Reviewed 12 September 2009

I love finding places like this when I'm traveling: an unknown guest house in a central location with friendly & interesting staff. I had heard about Cerana Guest House while talking with Malaysians on Long Beach, Perhentian Islands. They handed me a Cerana flyer and said its the best place to stay in Kota Bharu, and all the locals on...

2Thank boov22

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The best and friendliest hostel in Khota Bharu.OverviewWe are located in the City Centre two blocks from the local bus station. We are your perfect stopover on your way to the Perhentian Islands or to Thailand, as well as to other destinations in Malaysia..You will have a great stay here, our facilities include free breakfast, free coffee and tea all day, satellite TV and DVDs. "Rough Guide" says we are "a tip top Malay-run place, very sociable, well kept". Our facilities include free WiFi, internet, postal services, bicycle rental, laundry, book exchange and more. We have timetables and can help you arrange transport to many destinations, including the Perhentian islands, to a local fishing village, and to Stong State Park. We have been established since 2002, renovated in 2008. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cerana Guesthouse

Address: First floor, 39521 Jalan Padang Garong | Kelantan, Kota Bharu 15000, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Kelantan > Kota Bharu
Price Range: ₹ 776 - ₹ 3,232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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Cerana Guesthouse Kota Bharu, Kelantan
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“Ask for the double room at the end of the hallway has own bathroom. Only a cold shower but outside your room is the shared bathroom with hot showers”
2fromWN, 15 Jun 2012 | Read review
“If you can pay a little more, go for the AC rooms. It is hot there in June.”
Guillerm0_G0nzalez, 7 Jul 2011 | Read review
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