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Reviewed 10 October 2016

Overall is ok. The hotel doesnt offer breakfast. We was given the twin room even though we are couples. Nothing to highlight about this hotel. So so staying. 10 min walk from Jonker Street. Great food court near the hotel.

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Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

A clean, eco friendly hotel strategically located within walking distance to shopping malls n most attractions in malacca town. Eating places are plentiful nearby n bicycle rental is available fr t counter at RM25/day. B/f served at the cafe next door is very basic with limited choices but good coffee. Rooms are clean n brightly lighted. The std room is...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 15 September 2016

It was a last minute decision to stay a night at Melaka. We ended up at The Explorer because the online ratings looked decent. However, it turned out to be one of my worst hotel stays ever. Avoid the Family Rooms. Perhaps they are rarely used, I am not sure, but the one I stayed in was very dusty. And...

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Thank June L
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Extremely near Mega Shopping malls & Heritage Gallery. All of the malls are walking distance from the Hotel. Hotel toilet is clean but small. Rooms are reasonably clean. The Wifi is terrible but a good way to disconnect from the world. Staffs are reasonably friendly.

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Reviewed 21 August 2016

Overall the staffs were friendly but rooms are so small, breakfast were limited. But the good point is location ( its located near by shopping centers, easy for guests to visit ). Hope to be served with better breakfast next time.

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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Really bad hotel. Dirty, bed sheets with spots of who knows what. Tiny rooms where you can hardly move. Garbage bags on the hallway. Next to the hotel there is a restaurant that keeps the music extremely loud until 3 am so not possible to sleep. The personnel at the front desk is rude and not helpful at all, they...

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3Thank ddelgadillo
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

Very basic budget hotel with minimal furnishing and in room amenities but overall clean and all right for a weekend trip. It is about 10-15 mins walk to jonker street and there are a couple of shopping malls nearby. Tv wasn't working when I stayed here. Recommended for no frills travelers who won't be staying in your room most of...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 3 May 2016

I stayed in explorer hotel for 2 nights. It is a budget hotel but still comfortable. Comes with a free car park, comfortable bed but no cupboard or safe to keep your valuables. It is advisable to take it with you when you are out of the room, internet connectivy is not so good and slow. Becareful when closing the...

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Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

Room was to small,no wordrobe to keep clothes n beg..budget soap&syampoo,restaurant food & place so poor..eating outside (kaki lima) cuz its place was small n crowded,got hair inside food..so dirthy..not worthy ! hotel at shop lot..very dispointed..this is first n last visit at the explorer hotel!

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Reviewed 18 February 2016

Location is good, next to shopping mall, plenty of food around and walking distance to area attraction in Melaka. Reception person pretty helpful with direction, transportation information and food suggestion.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • 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: ₹ 1,546 - ₹ 4,234 (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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“room which facing garden or dataran pahlawan”
 of 5 bubbles mun111, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“ask for level 2 if you have kid coz they do have mini playground and patio at level 2...”
 of 5 bubbles martinimanaf, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“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
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