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Malaysia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The room is clean, just that the size of the room is small. But it is ok to stay for a short trip. Breakfast is provided but just a very simple a plate of meal. Parking is free which located at the behind of the hotel. Garden is available but just a small garden like a walking lane. And the...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is strategically located in the midst of Malacca town, with shopping malls just next & across the hotel. We stayed there for 5 days. For the price, please do not expect so much. Breakfast was good though for the first 4 days, you only get to choose one meal on the menu. Only on the last day (Friday),...

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed in the hotel for 2 nights and we love it...strategic location and within walking distance to interesting places nearby....within 5 mins walk, u can go to 3 shopping complex nearby....it's really convenience especially if u really hate driving in massive area as the area traffic was always crowded....breakfast served also ok despite limited choice dishes....i would stay again in...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

room is small but quite clean. the hotel is near to shopping mall in walking distance. the service is also good and efficient. due the chinese new year, the road to hotel is a bit jam. when close the room door have to be careful, it wont close by itself.

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 29 December 2016

What you pay is what you get, DO NOT expect much from this hotel. Just a bed for you to sleep is way good. Walkable distance to all parts and not too far but just don't thought of having a comfy hotel. DO NOT EXPECT FOR GOOD CONNECTION TOO

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Small room but strategy location. Walking distance to jonker street (suggest not to drive due to bad traffic and limited parking), Mahkota and Pahlawan Shopping Mall are just opposite the hotel. And free parking is provide by the hotel too.

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 9 November 2016

The staff in the hotel were friendly and helpful. We had problem with the wifi at the 4th floor and the front desk was patient and gave us a change of room to the 2nd floor on the our request without problem. The location was also very convenient and the breakfast was great, though not many variety. Cannot expect too...

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Walk in rate is a bit higher better to do it online. Room is nice and comfy. Buffet Breakfast is nice with local dishes and limited western dish, We were allocated a room that a bit further from the elevator. Right at the end of the corridor. Non smoking rooms.

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Explorer Hotel is a clean and comfortable tourist hotel with daily breakfast. The hotel is situated next to Makota Parade Mall. Next to Explorer Hotel is Palawan Walk which has a lane of Malaysian Local foods. On Friday to Sunday nights, there is a Local Weekend market (Pasar Malam) and about a km away is Jonker Street which has also...

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Reviewed 11 October 2016

Went to Melaka with husband - meeting with friends. last minute planning. We did not booked any hotel earlier. Stop in front of Menara Tamingsari while waiting for friends, saw the EXPLORER signboard. Ive made a survey online and view some bad comments of the hotel and decided not to book the hotel. Due to weekend, most of the hotel...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Explorer Hotel

Address: Plaza Merdeka No. 1 Jalan Merdeka, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Melaka State > Central Melaka District > Melaka
Price Range: $29 - $81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Explorer Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 143
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“room which facing garden or dataran pahlawan”
 of 5 bubbles mun111, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“ask for level 2 if you have kid coz they do have mini playground and patio at level 2...”
 of 5 bubbles martinimanaf, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“stay on the lower floor (2nd floor) if you need to use the wifi a lot.”
 of 5 bubbles chongs979, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Request room nearby to the lift otherwise youhave to walk a long corridor if you get the end room”
 of 5 bubbles Hirmee, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Avoid Family Rooms”
 of 5 bubbles Princessgx, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
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