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Birdnest Guesthouse 2

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Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

We were extremely surprised upon arriving at the guesthouse that so many people had given it such glowing reviews. This is a pretty shabby hostel that is incredibly hot. The sheets on all the beds looked at least five years old and the towels were barely usable. The fans in the rooms barely kept it cool enough to fall asleep....

Thank Rachel K
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 July 2015

Owl have to be honest with you, this is one of the best places we've feather stayed. Toucan relax and rejuvenate at this lovely guest house, with Chinatown around the corner. We've been raven about it to all of our friends. The rooms are clean and eminently affordable, with a laid back and welcoming atmosphere and easy to get to...

3Thank Alexandra T
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

Probably the best guesthouse in all chinatown! Good price comparing with the others and really clean. The owners are very friendly and always very helpfull. It has a good kitchen with fridge and a nice terrace. Very good internet conection and a nice couch area where you can meet other travellers.

2Thank Ibai A
Reviewed 15 July 2015

We arrived in KL after a long day of travels and the evening was settling. We were tired and hungry and started to look for a room. What we saw either smelled bad or was filthy and we ended up stumbling upon Birdnest. The setting of the guesthouse inside is brilliant; a maze of corridors and spacious common rooms, high...

Thank Amelie N
Paris, France
Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

As soon as I set foot in this place, I was enchanted by the vibe. The guesthouse is very well located and the staff were super helpful. It does get quite hot in the rooms, but the terrace and the rooftop totally make up for it! Would totally recommend !!

3Thank inlovewithgili
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 6 June 2015

By writing the recommendation I´d like to explain why I did spend a couple of weeks in this hostel. Due to the fact I didn´t see any other hostel I can´t compare with others. But I do believe the time I spent at Birdnest ll speaks for itself that it is a terrific place. Here are some facts about the...

3Thank planlosdurchdiewelt
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 May 2015

Perfect stay for those who want to rest and plan their next journey. Very quiet and relaxing. Clean, hot showers, free tea and coffee.Good location, next to sentral market and Chinatown. Friendly and helpful staff. Will stay there again.

1Thank JoannaWisniewska
Reviewed 2 May 2015

Clean friendly hostel, good prices and location. Only issue is with the air conditioned rooms! For some reason air conditioned rooms only have air conditioning between the hours of 18:00 and 11:00, and it's on constantly during these hours whether you're in the room or not. It's off constantly outside of these hours whether you're in the room or not......

Thank Murzik81
Bali, Indonesia
Reviewed 24 April 2015

I want to start by saying that I think this hostel has much potential to be very good but for now is average. I think this hotel would be good for a one night or two night stay as you may find it difficult to sleep here - the rooms are hotter than one could expect (even though it's Asia)...

Thank wandering_earl
Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 17 April 2015

Peacefull place in great location to see Chinatown and have a short and easy access to Sentral Station. The friendly and helpfull staff and the lounge area create a very inviting and warm athmosphere. I was happy to come back again and again :)

2Thank JanVolt

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Birdsnest 2! After the success of Birdsnest 1, Willi has decided to open a second guest house in Chinatown KL, The new nest opens in July 2012.Birdnest provides backpacker’s sanctuary in the heart of Chinatown, Kuala Lumpur. Willi opened the doors in 2009, and thousands of travellers have passed through since. Birdnest 2 is located on Jalan Hang Kasturi, right in the middle of the atmospheric Chinatown district. It is close to tons of great restaurants, shops, markets and bars.Birdnest is a labour of love, and is a safe, friendly and welcoming place for travelers to relax and meet like-minded people in Kuala Lumpur. ... more   less 

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Address: 1st Floor, | 64 Jalan Hang Kasturi, Kuala Lumpur 50050, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Wilayah Persekutuan > Kuala Lumpur
Price Range: $329 - $346 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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“All of the rooms are amazing, especially the ones with air-conditioning :)”
 of 5 bubbles chriswB7173WT, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Spend your night on the rooftop, it's a great place to chill”
 of 5 bubbles florint278, 5 Nov 2015 | Read review
“difficult to sleep in this hostel , very hot - maybe ask for extra fan; may need ear plugs”
 of 5 bubbles wandering_earl, 24 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Many possibilities (single, double, dorm...), make your choice.”
 of 5 bubbles floechloet, 7 Apr 2015 | Read review
“there is some rooms with bunk bed, it can get pretty warm if you sleep on the top one, so chose the bottom one”
 of 5 bubbles NicolasD62, 7 Mar 2015 | Read review
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