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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
  • 23 Dec. 2012
    “Grim single room, better options in KL”
  • 18 Jun. 2012
    “You get what you pay for !”
70 Lorong 1/77 A Off Jalan Pudu, Kuala Lumpur 55100 Malaysia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
Fitness centre
Business Centre
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Reviewed 23 December 2012

A disappointing hostel located in the heart of bustling KL. The only endearing feature was the communal area by reception which feels like someone’s living room. I had a single room which felt more like a hospital waiting room with a sweaty, sticky plastic cover...More

Thank Richhufc
Reviewed 18 June 2012

Nothing special about this place - just your regular hostel, but with a good vibe and friendly staff. The location is a great plus and the area interesting enough with the huge mall across the street and wonderful little eating places around. Our private room...More

Thank Genise_VDM
Reviewed 30 August 2011

Good hostel, friendly staff and nice cosy rooms. The location is the main winner for the hostel, its very close to the transport and where the bus from singapore dropped me off. It's also next to a huge mall (which has a roller coaster inside!),...More

1  Thank SouthwestRach
Reviewed 11 July 2011

Cannot recommend this place enough. Centrally located opposite Times Square its a great base for exploring the city. Run by the super efficient, super friendly & super helpful Hadi, its also very sociable, with a relaxing chill out communal area with tv, dvds & books...More

1  Thank TravelbugTrekker
Reviewed 14 April 2011

i stayed at this wonderful place, in 2009 quite a few days i felt like at home and didnt wanted to leave by the end.. the owner is the coolest! really relax and laid back.. i felt like a home for a whole month almost.....More

1  Thank danielasuarez208
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About
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Number of rooms
9
Also Known As
Equator Hotel Kuala Lumpur
Location
Malaysia > Wilayah Persekutuan > Kuala Lumpur
Number of rooms
9
Also Known As
Equator Hotel Kuala Lumpur
Location
Malaysia > Wilayah Persekutuan > Kuala Lumpur
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Traveller (11)
Room & Suite (7)
Dining (1)
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"Book in advance to get the room you want. Its a popular place so often busy."
TravelbugTrekker
11 Jul. 2011
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