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Villa Sentosa (Malay Living Museum)

Jalan Kampung Morten, Melaka 75300, Malaysia
(606) 282 2988
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A look inside Morten village

the owner runs tours around the house from 9-6pm each day which is impressive. the house has a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Melbourne, Australia
The warm of welcoming

What can I say more, since 2014 been visiting this house time to time until now, the owner keep on... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Achik N
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“old lady” (9 reviews)
Jalan Kampung Morten, Melaka 75300, Malaysia
(606) 282 2988

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the owner runs tours around the house from 9-6pm each day which is impressive. the house has a mixture of original artefacts then jumps to modern plastic requirements. It has a vast collection of entertaining spaces. A small donation is encouraged. It is part of...More

Thank thisiscrazy12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What can I say more, since 2014 been visiting this house time to time until now, the owner keep on welcoming me and my family like her own family. For sure, its' title as living history is true. I keep on visiting it although every...More

Thank Achik N
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We just saw the place in TripAdvisor and try our luck to go and visit. When we arrived it is just a normal house and we went in. Inside, can see the traditional Malay costumes and other items and we are not so impressed. But...More

Thank NickHtun
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is an interesting place to visit. It gives you a good idea of the way the fisherman Melakans lived.

Thank JohnandRo
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Don't be fooled by this being called a museum - you are being shown around someone's house. The lady we had was 85 and very sweet, but didn't speak loads of English. The house itself was very interesting though, but it did feel a bit...More

1  Thank ASBryant
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Walked down the river and passed this by chance - absolutely wonderful to see the traditional houses. This area is of course the upmarket version - still very worth to stop by when you stroll down the river!

Thank Me J
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Beach,shopping food,people,cityscape,utensils,hotels,candle light dinner,dance,karaoke,massage,musicj

Thank Didi A
Reviewed 7 February 2017

We went on the river cruise and past theKampong Morten Village.On the corner was this beautiful green house and when we left the boot,we walked back for a visit.It is an Maleiy house in original state and very interesting to see how the people lived...More

Thank Wouter V
Reviewed 6 February 2017

The idea of opening your home to any person (tourist or not) is amazing. The current occupant speaks English well and explains the various sections and paraphernalia. All for no entry fee but expects a donation. Not many will do this.

Thank Bhupinder2010
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

I had the whole day to be a lone traveler and to wander around this charming Malacca city at my own pace - so many interesting places.... where to start? So I got on the delightful river cruise from hotel to historic red square, visited...More

1  Thank lindawong-Singapore
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Steven Y
do I need to buy ticket for entry fees?
29 November 2016|
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Response from Sue_in_UK | Reviewed this property |
There is a donation box. Well worth it I though
Asaf S
What are the opening hours on Friday and Saturday ?
22 July 2016|
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Response from Simon H | Reviewed this property |
There did not seem to be any set hours, the gate and door were open and you just approach and see if anybody is about.