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Gili Trawangan, Indonesia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

This was a little GEM, My room was efficient, it worked and it was clean and comfortable. Wifi was strong late at night and early morning in my room, slower during regular hours. But I was able to use skype in Privacy to call home, so I was happy. The bed andd bedding was comfortable, the aircon was strong, the... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I arrived in Melaka at 6am and were trudging around Jonkler street looking for somewhere to stay! We had a McDonalds breakfast and found this place had 24hour check so booked online and checked in (9:30am) by this point! We were shown to our room straight away which was on the top floor so bit of a... More 

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Thank BeaThomas4
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We booked this hotel because it allows late checkin in Melaka, while other is only checkin until 9pm. And we got a warmly welcome at the midnight :) Easy to find, just steps away from Taming Sari tower. There're 2 big malls near by if you like shopping, 7-11, and foods around. Hostel also offer free drink (hot & cool... More 

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Middle East
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23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 12 August 2016

Farhan and Nash (staff at Travellers Planet) are great and ready to help with anything you might need. Stayed in a double bed room that had a really good AC (shared shower and toilet). The location is good too being close to most of the museums, dutch square, Melaka tower, the mega mall and Jonker street is not too far... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

The check in was rushed and hurried which wasn't too much of a problem. The room itself was basic, a double bed with a plastic chair and a table. Although it did have good air con and a fan! The location was great with being walking distance to all of the local sites. You get what you pay for being... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Good location and reasonably priced but did not do service recovery when things go wrong. A little disappointed with the room with attached bath. May be sharing bath is a better idea as the bath room is e her leaking water or too tiny. Flush and sink both got problems and air con was noisy yet not cold

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Awesome, friendly and caring staff, great place, love the lobby very much-nice to lepak till dawn, comfortable bed, just nice fridge, near to all attraction in Bandar Hilir and the best thing is,,,its super cheap

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Bangkok, Thailand
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235 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Good: -Excellent value for money, at 73 ringit per night. -Room was large and clean. It had private bathroom, fridge, window. -Nice area with some well-preserved old shop houses. -Quiet neighbourhood, close to riverside bars, night market, shopping centre. -Owner was knowledgeable and helpful about Melaka. Bad: -Wifi was a little slow, I used my phone's 3G connection sometimes. -Could... More 

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Indonesia
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27 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

The location near downtown. Very easie if you want go to any interesting and recommend place.. in front of this hotel lane you can see the highest tower in melaka (taming sari tower) not difficult too find this hotel. Hope someday come back to melaka stay in there.

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Thank Windy F
Boulder, Colorado
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Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

This place was great! I arrived in Melaka late in the night from KL hoping to find someplace to stay. While all the places in the older part of town were already closed we became a bit worried about worried hat we worried haters going to do. Then, by chance we ran into the manager of this place on the... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Travellers Planet Hostel, Malacca is a modernize architecture building painted with striking orange outlook. Featuring 13 various budget rooms to standard deluxe rooms. When it comes to accommodation, we really meant business to cater for all. Located in the heart of Melaka (Malacca), city of UNESCO historical site. We are just minutes away from all tourist spot such as the Jonker Walk (Chinatown), Fort A'Farmosa, St. Paul's Church, The Dutch Square (Stadhuys) and even all the famous museum. This is the latest and newest backpackers travelers hostel in town. Friendly environment and fairly cheap price for rooms. Rooms availability from Single/Double/Triple Fan / A/C / Attached Bathroom. The best part is the atmosphere here is so laid back and fun, plus the great locality which is near to all sightseeing sites, but not on the main road. So the place is peacefully quiet at all times. Unless the socializing travelers are having a great fun... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Travellers Planet Hostel

Address: 1-19 Jalan Pm 3, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Melaka State > Central Melaka District > Melaka
Price Range: ₹ 818 - ₹ 1,568 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Travellers Planet Hostel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 13
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“Rooms 1 and 2 are ground floor - no stairs! They are also cut off from all going upstairs”
 of 5 bubbles whygoback, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room no.8 at 2nd floor is spacious, has table & good view down to the corner of the street :)”
 of 5 bubbles 986phuongd, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I suppose the double bed room is ok with the shared shower and toilet if your just going to be there for a day or two.”
 of 5 bubbles Abdulghani_Saeed, 12 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Do not choose rooms with attached bath. We were shifted from one room to the other, both are problematic”
 of 5 bubbles EveT205, 23 May 2016 | Read review
“If noise is an issue with you ask for a room in the back.”
 of 5 bubbles Xbrit2004, 29 Oct 2015 | Read review
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