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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Malacca many times but first time staying at Discovery. Building looks run down but hey.. thats heritage !! For the price we paid..i have no complains what so ever.. clean room..comfy bed..aircond and even the common bathroom is clean 😆 and.. free simple breakfast to laced your tummy each morning. Good strategic location and facilities like bikes/motorbikes rentals.. and...

Thank 725mariahi
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

The staff is very friendly and helpful. The deluxe room is pretty basic, only a bed, ac, no seats, no desks or cabinets. The private bathroom is again very basic but clean . The location is very good. The hostel is super close to the city center, with some markets in the nearby.

Thank AriannaCBS92
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 15 December 2016

The cafe foods is good and boss n staff very friendly. Good location at the centre of Melaka and nice view too.The room lighting quite dark and if possible need to renovate. One of the outside toilet flush system not working.

Thank Tulip K
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 7 nights in room number 4. Very noisy due to road directly outside, fan is not very good and make sure that you close the shutters at night as the light from the street lampost shines in. Bed was comfy and room was nice and spacious.

Thank RickyBull
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Go there only for drinks at night. The reception is where the cafe is but the rooms are in a different building. Stayed in the dorm, which had the window right above the main road so it was noisy, the room had no door, the beds were uncomfy and dirty, the bathroom and showers seem like no one cleaned them...

Thank RYK85
Ipoh, Malaysia
Reviewed 19 October 2016

My stay at this hostel was a bit mixed. The dorm room and the common room seemed nice and clean. The facilities are a bit lacking, could use some renewal/repairs. But the main thing I found that this place was empty. So many rooms and no fellow travellers to meet. Okay 1 or 2, but for the first day I...

Thank Thijs d
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Discovery Guesthouse provides affordable accommodation with air conditioning in the heart of old Malacca, a 5-minute walk from Jonkers Walk. It offers bicycle rental facilities, pool tables and free Wi-Fi.  The guesthouse is situated within a 5-minute walk of the St. Francis Xavier Church and several famous local eateries like Chuang Wah Restaurant (chicken rice ball). The Mahkota Parade Shopping...

Thank Beck I
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We spent a long time looking for local Paranakan food, here we found it: Chicken (the best), Shrimps, Ladyfingers like nowhere else!!! Simple presentation, plastic chairs, but food wise the clear winner of the weekend

Thank VolkmarAhrens
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We originally booked a twin room upstairs, the owner john allowed us to stay in one downstairs with a private bathroom which was so lovely of him. He is such a great host, and the cafe is great to hang out in after a day out in Malacca. Great location as well. The room was so cheap for what it...

Thank Katherine E
Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

This place is a great example of the type of place that l don't go to: its view is of a trafficated crossing, there's karaoke, and their decoration include small cars sawn in two. Its cheesy. But it just happens to be located 50 m from our apartment and they do happy hour in a town where alcohol isn't abundant....

Thank chrisgrenness

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Additional Information about Discovery Cafe & Guest House

Address: 3 Jalan Bunga Raya, Melaka 75100, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Melaka State > Central Melaka District > Melaka
Price Range: ₹ 672 - ₹ 1,479 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Discovery Cafe & Guest House 1.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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“Views of the River would be good.”
 of 5 bubbles AJRontheroad, 3 Jun 2016 | Read review
“rooms with privat bath are a bit more expensive, but avalible.”
 of 5 bubbles wolfgangh281, 24 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Check which of the three properties you are booked into. I suspect the original and the newest will be better.”
 of 5 bubbles whatisthislife, 28 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Try ti get a room from the front side. Then you can have the view of”
 of 5 bubbles saman688, 23 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Avoid the small aircon dorm - windowless, crowded and stuffy with limited aircon time. And the fan room - like living in an oven.”
 of 5 bubbles FleetinGlimpses, 17 Mar 2015 | Read review
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