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Father's Guest House

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Melbourne, Australia
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This is definitely the best budget guesthouse in the area but definitely room for improvement. I stayed in early April in a private room and ensuite. The best thing about the room was it was clean and had a strong wifi connection. The room is cleaned every day which was an added bonus. The breakfast on site was good value...

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We only stayed here for one night due to our private room being right next to a 10 bed dorm and the shared bathroom they had, along with a rooster who made noise all night. If you are a heavy sleeper this won't be a problem but unfortunately I am not! The staff are so friendly and helpful and the...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great value stay. Our stay here was comfortable and clean. Staff were always friendly and helpful. The restaurant does good breakfast at cheap prices. Wish we could have stayed here longer but they were fully booked. Book in advance as it fills up quickly because lonely planet recommends it. Tours were cheaper along the main road.

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Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the first time in my life staying in dorm room haha. And father's guest house give me very nice first impression. The bed is really comfy and the toilet is clean. Staffs are so kind and assist me for how to travel around highlands. This guesthouse also provides nice recreation area, cozy sofa with many books you can pick and...

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Hertfordshire
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Feel of a hostel, with very friendly and helpful staff, and social atmosphere, but lovely clean double room with en suite bathroom. At a decent price too. Would stay here again if we return to Tanah Rata and have no hesitation in recommending it.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

First of all: the staff is super friendly! The hostel had a convenient location, as it's off the main road but still close to the bus station. The beds are comfi. Showers are ok: sometimes the water was cold. There are enough places to hang out. Book in advance to make sure you have a bed, as it's quite a...

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George Town, Malaysia
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights. The room was fine, but the bathroom has definitely seen better days. Especially the shower wasn't the best we've seen so far. The staff was super friendly and helpful though. The common areas are pretty nice but the silent hours are taken very serious around here (and we were simply chatting to each other...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Considering this is pretty much the cheapest place in town I was very satisfied. I had a private room with a shared bathroom and it was perfect for a couple of days and nights exploring the highlands. The staff helped sort out tours. There is lots of communal space and the cafe was nice for breakfast. It is a 3...

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Hengelo, The Netherlands
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Rooms are good although the bathrooms are little bit old and not logical engineered. The location is good and the breakfast is outstanding (if you like cheese, go for the scrambled eggs with a massive layer of cheese). The staff is helpful regarding the different forrest tracks. Overall I would recommend this place, a nice and chill atmosphere we you...

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Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We stayed in Father´s Guest House for 2 nights and we were absolutely satisfied. The rooms (as well as whole GH) were clean, staff very nice and helpful, breakfasts were tasty, coffe and tea for free all day long, good working WIFI. We also arranged the trip Cameron Secrets with guide Jason who is deffinitely the right guy at right...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Fathers Guesthouse is situated 2 minutes walk to Tanah Rata town/ Unititi Express bus stop. Located across the road from Maybank, behind Twin Pines Chalets. Close to shops, restaurants, banks, money changer, and pharmacy and laundry service. Clean, cozy, affordable and comfortable rooms, friendly service and ideal + peaceful location, make it the place to stay for backpackers & budget travellers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Father's Guest House

Address: Number 4, Jalan Mentigi | 200 meters across Maybank, Tanah Rata 39007, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Pahang > Cameron Highlands > Tanah Rata
Price Range: $20 - $28 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Father's Guest House 2*
Number of rooms: 18
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Father`s Guest House Hotel Tanah Rata
Father's Guest House Cameron Highlands/Tanah Rata
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“Just ask at staff :)”
SiberianHeart, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms at the higher floor are quieter.”
781sengs, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Try to avoid rooms next to common bathrooms (noisy on evenings and mornings).”
  • Our room (same size as the bed)
_Tanita_Louis, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a room away from their cafe! In the morning and evenings this can be very noisy place.”
rkeller86, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
“you have to leave the shoes outside the rooms so better have a pair of chapels to wear inside the room /because the floor is so chill /”
trpsamy, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
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