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Wichita Falls, Texas
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21 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2013

Manager (Ajit) made us an offer at the bus stop. Kept his word on the price, but gave us a room he knew to be below standard, with a sewage pipe that leaks into the shower area (this is a first floor room to the rear of the hotel). It was Tet, so the place was booked and we couldn't... More 

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Melaka, Malaysia
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 12 May 2013

We are very happy about our stay here. We got a nice doubble room with a fan for 35 RM, and the room has a window and feels very light. We share bathroom with others but they are very clean. The Guest House also offers rooms with both AC and private bathrooms. Breakfast with toast and coffe/tea is including but... More 

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 12 April 2013 via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights at 55MR. Our room was clean and a good size. Our private bathroom was very small but had everything you might need. Good location- close to Melaka town and shopping malls. Ana was very friendly. Only concern was we stayed on ground floor and the window to our room didn't feel very secure.

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Faro, Portugal
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Reviewed 30 March 2013

I was approached at bus station, by lovely guy.. ( Ajit ) Not the usual pressure approach, instead, a bit of patter that all turned out to be correct. Right in the mix of things to do.. I had 4 days there and could have stayed a further week.. Anna welcomes you at the hostel, and she's a star too...... More 

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Kelowna, Canada
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Reviewed 14 March 2013 via mobile

One of the guys on staff picked us off the street at the bus station and told us where to find his hostel/guesthouse (just off route 17 on the bus, very convenient). We the took a double room with a great separate toilet and shower. The price was right but you pay extra for towels and top sheets and I... More 

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Hamburg
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Reviewed 14 March 2013

We arrived in Melaka and expected it would it be worth to spend 4 days. First evening night markets in chinatown and directly closed to travellers planet where quiete nice to see but the next day we realised that melaka has nothing special to offer. but the travellers planet made it quiete great to stay at all cause of its... More 

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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Reviewed 12 March 2013 via mobile

Melaka is thee most boring place I have ever been too! So having a chill out lounge is essential when visiting and luckily this place has a great one with tv, dvds, games and puzzles. Down side = no air con in common room so it was stinking hot!! And the smokers common area is like the dining room, that... More 

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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Reviewed 2 March 2013

I recently stayed here for a day and I must compliment the guesthouse for its cleanliness, location and great service. I didn't search about the guesthouse online. Instead, I was approached by a guy at Malacca central (Bus station). He was being very nice and gave my friend and I a map on getting to the guesthouse. The map was... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
1 review
Reviewed 18 February 2013

We arrived from Kuala Lumpur by bus with nothing booked in Melaka. When we walked off the bus we were greeted by a very friendly and calm speaking local guy. After listening to what he had to say about his hostel we were offered two ways of getting there. We opted for the local bus that was cheap as chips... More 

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Thank Nic498098
2 reviews
Reviewed 16 February 2013

I spent a very nice trip in Malacca due to support from Travellers Planet. Guys here really understand the art of travel and the way how to enjoy our trips. With their information and instruction I successfully explored some places to which foreigners get reached, for example Gadek Hot Spring and Gunung Ledang BY MYSELF. I will leave Malacca for... 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: $16 - $31 (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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