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Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 11 March 2016

Feel great for location , it was so close to KL Sentral when you want to reach LRT, KTM for transportation or you want to have some meals Nearby shopping mall Nu Sentral for many branded clothes and money changer with good exchange rate Additional outside laundry in front of the hotel really helpful when i need tidy shirt for...

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Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 9 February 2016

I stayed here about 10 years ago with some friends before all the skyscrapers around even existed. At that time it served as a functional, clean and central place to stay. Today at 110RM per night for a 2-person room that is no longer the case. The bed is ok but the bathroom needs a serious overhaul. Ever heard of...

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2Thank Maxi_Rico
Penang Island, Malaysia
Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

I booked for 3 night. Checked out after the first. Bed was full of bed bugs. I have attached pictures. Reception sent me to another room with the same results. Bfast was horrible. I didn't even start my bfast the cups were so dirty that indecided to eat out

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Thank SanjayRaphael
Melbourne
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

Located only a 3min walk to KL Sentral it is in an excellent location. Easy access to the airport, city and other attractions. The Indian food near the YMCA is delicious! Beds were comfy and bathroom was basic but all we needed. Breakfast is a choice of 2 options, usually 1 option is noodles. Will definitely stay here again

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 29 October 2015

I stayed here for four nights with a friend. Super convenient, 5min walk from bus and trains, lots of great places to eat nearby. Homeopathic pharmacy down the road which my friend thought was fantastic! Good wifi, great air con and nice little restaurant downstairs. Staff were friendly and professional, had forgotten my neck pillow and they kept it for...

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Thank NiamhAheverin
Quezon City, Philippines
Reviewed 4 September 2015

YMCA Kuala Lumpur is a very convenient hostel on where to book yourself if your intention is to have a central point on where to start and end your day. Strategically located near KL Sentral, a few minutes away from the main light rail station, YMCA KL offers you an accessible hostel even if you came out late in the...

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Thank Ernest2013
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 29 August 2015

This hostel is situated in Brickfield, also known as mini lndia. Very convenient for back packers as hostel is only a few minutes walking distance to the main MRT station. For security wise, it is good as outsiders are not easily accessible to your room. However, the room is a bit small and old. The furniture and fittings have worn...

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Thank Lim J
shoranur
Reviewed 14 August 2015

I stayed two nights at the YMCA during my recent visit to KL. Very neat, centrally located. Spacious rooms. safe for all types of tourists. But the only problem ais the attitude of the front office staff. They are arrogant and short tempered. They should be given proper training, otherwise all the positives of the hostel will turn negative

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3Thank Baburajnair
Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

We are staying 4 nights at YMCA. Warmly welcomed by the staff. Have clean and superb rooms at a cheap price. Also provide morning breakfast and best place to travel anywhere. Clean Bathrooms, free wifi, hot water every possible required options are there at a cheap price. Also we got a free morning breakfast ☺

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Thank CHARITH G
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 July 2015

YMCA HOSTEL Kuala lumpur just afew minutes walk from KL Sentral abit noisy to very late at nght. All staff in hostel friendly and know their jobs, reception know good tourist place, resturant very good at their job as well, rooms very clean. The rooms do need a major renovation and also the bathrooms need major do up. The hostel...

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Miller C, Front Office Manager at YMCA Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Peter, It's a great pleasure to have you as our guest, our staff really appreciate your compliments and feedback. We will continue to strive to do better each time and rest assured that we will be mindful of your precious comments. Yes, in upgrading of rooms and facilities our Committee members are looking at it and there are plans...

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Address: 95, Jalan Padang Belia, Kuala Lumpur 50470, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Wilayah Persekutuan > Kuala Lumpur
Price Range: ₹ 1,411 - ₹ 1,882 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — YMCA Hostel 3*
Number of rooms: 23
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“choose room with bathroom inside”
 of 5 bubbles dfredya, 10 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Ask for higher floor, as other youth groups could be very noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles 943limj, 28 Aug 2015 | Read review
“3th Floor abit quieter,”
 of 5 bubbles PeterJ905, 18 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Choose a room that has attached toilet as the common toilets are not as clean as you would expect it at YMCA”
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 of 5 bubbles Soumi88, 11 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Rooms are quiet but you might find an occasional guest yelling into his mobile phone in the hallway. Ours was embarrassed had disappeared.”
 of 5 bubbles Philjarrah, 25 Feb 2015 | Read review
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