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Sayang-Sayang Guest House

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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bandung
Reviewed 8 April 2017

no receptionist when i came. ring the bell no answer. luckily there's a guest who can open the door for me. the dorms is a big hall with fans and beds seperated by thin wall and just cover with a curtain. every guest have a locker and blanket, but BEWARE , NO PERSONAL ELECTIC SOCKET ! If you want to...

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Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

The hostel (not guesthouse) is located near by Melaka river in the Center of Chinatown and UNESCO site. The rooms and bathrooms are clean and the cleaning lady is an angel. The receptionist or young owner (whoever he is) is probably the rudest person we have ever met. You arrive as a guest and there is no one (for hours),...

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 24 April 2016

Dirty room, there where around 40 mosqitos in the bathroom and the waterbucket was full with mosqitoegg. Location is good, internet was not so good and the stuff was not so helpfull. There is many hostels in the same area so pick one that is okey.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Its nice here , the recepsionist and the staffs was being really nice ! Even they took me out to a few cool spots in Malacca , thanks Zen & Rana and Mbak Ati ! I had a great time staying here ! Dont listen to the bad reviews ! Definitely worth the price !

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Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

Me and my family of 4 went to Melaka for a school/ public holiday last week, and this is among the few guesthouse available. For RM400 per night, you don't even get a towel, and the internet bill is overdue. No breakfast, and too many mosquitos. I seriously think for RM400 per night that they can at least give us...

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 16 December 2015

If you have no problem sharing bathroom or just wanted a place to sleep only, I guess the hotel is suitable for you. Overall I do like the hostel concept. My only complaint was the person who answered my phone call in the afternoon is very very rude.

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Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

Bit of a smell when you first come in, love the fact the beds up some steps got some space underneath for your stuff and a lil sofa, bathrooms clean not incredible but cost us £6 per night for aircon and double bed and unlimited free water which is always a touch dorms are clean and cheap here too at...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 25 July 2015

The location is just nice. Near jonker street and nearby has car park if you are self-driving. Behind the hostel is the Melaka River, so at night the view still not bad. We booked it quite last minute most of the guest house were full due to long weekend holiday, so cost me RM85 per night (used to be rm...

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1Thank mskoh
Reviewed 8 February 2015

Great location along the beautiful river side! Neat and calm dorms, value for money. Drawbacks: No electrical sockets for charging Mobile phones or laptops at the dorm beds, except dorm bed no 19! If you want to try south Indian/vegetarian food, I would recommend Selvam, No 2 Jalan Temenggong, Melaka 75000, Cheap and best food in the town! The people...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 20 January 2015 via mobile

we didnt feel the welcome from the reception. we has been waiting for him to come for almost half an hour.no sorry,no smile. the room also not so clean,especially the sofa. but the cleaner all very friendly and helpful. the location of the hotel is good,located by the river side,not noisy and not far from jonker street,pahlawan shopping mall.however, you...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sayang-Sayang Guest House is located right at the centre of Melacca's historic Chinatown, overlooking the Melaka River. It's only a few minutes' walk to the historical heritage, museums, and Heritage Street. Comfortable and clean accommodation provided for budget travelers to have a good rest and recharge for their long journey ahead exploring the beautiful historic city.There is a cafe and little bar in our guesthouse which serve our guests both local & western food and drinks for all day long. BBQ area is close to Melaka river side thus guest can enjoy the view while having barbecue at night time. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sayang-Sayang Guest House

Address: No.16, Jalan Kampung Hulu, Melaka 75100, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Melaka State > Central Melaka District > Melaka
Price Range: $13 - $20 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Sayang-Sayang Guest House 2*
Number of rooms: 7
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“No electrical sockets for charging Mobile phones or laptops at the dorm beds, except dorm bed no 19!”
Krish2nasa, 8 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Get a room if come in couples/ groups of 2 for better value and better sleep quality.”
Ckkhoo, 4 Sep 2013 | Read review
“nothing special,only garden at the back comfort during evening time..enjoy the sunset and boat crossing the river”
LYGBorneo, 12 Aug 2013 | Read review
“choose the room in the second floor.”
Natureahead, 14 Jun 2012 | Read review
“All the room are the same”
Exploracion, 25 Dec 2011 | Read review
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