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Reviewed 11 December 2012 via mobile

My partner and I booked this guest house two days before our planned arrival through Asia Rooms. When we arrived at about midnight the man working there had not received our booking and we had to wait for him to process it. He showed us our room, a double with air conditioning. We immediately regretted our choice to stay here.... More 

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Reviewed 1 December 2012

Budget hotel. No frills but quiet and comfortable and in a good location. Fridge not working and no tea or coffee but had a kettle. A few tea or coffee bags would have been appreciated. Staff were helpful. Enjoyed Melaka and breakfasts at Hari Aum around the corner if you like roti for breakfast,

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2012

Im recently back from travelling but have been meaning to review this place for ages. As a sole traveller arriving in melaka bus station on my own trying to figure out how to get into the centre, i stumbled across the owner of this place who happened to be a pure gentleman. He mentioned he had a hotel in the... More 

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Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India
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Reviewed 5 November 2012 via mobile

This budget accomodation Kota Lodge is totally value for money for staying in Melaka.You can walk around the major attractions of Melaka as everything is just around the lodge.The charming & friendly lady in the reception just makes you feel so welcome in this foreign land, you feel right @ home:) Had a great weekend, Mimi

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Reviewed 13 October 2012 via mobile

It's a small and clean lodge, situated in the back streets, near the heritage centre. Recommend it for its location, budget and friendly staff. Near Jonker street with lots of food options nearby. Had a thoroughly enjoyable experience in Melaka, positively recommend strolling by the river in the evening .... Great photo opportunities ... Overall, it's a different experience than... More 

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Reviewed 10 September 2012

This place wasn't much 3 years ago, but at least it was clean. The same friendly lady at the counters, calling everybody "Darling", the same ladyboy assistant, but the rooms are smelly, the AC in urgent need of replacement, and the small fridge better left unopened. After one night we moved to the ABC hotel next door, which is brand... More 

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Reviewed 11 August 2012

Kota Lodge is a good place to stay if you don't want to pay a lot and want to be near, but not in, the Heritage Center. Although there is no food at the hotel, if you ask, the staff will point you in the direction of an area with "hawker" restaurants for dinner and a nearby cafe for breakfast.... More 

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Reviewed 2 August 2012

Kota Lodge has everything you can wish for: great location (less than 5 minutes from the heritage centre, cheap but great restaurants at the corner, nightshop next door,...), free Wifi, very clean, extremely nice owner who takes time to give you information & time to show us the best foodplaces around. He even invited us to drink a kind of... More 

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Reviewed 8 July 2012

Had a great stay here. Owner May is a real bundle of energy and even cooked us up a cup of local brew coffee. Rooms are clean, shower hot and strong, we even had a wee balcony. Short wander into the Jonker Walk area so perfectly placed. The price was great value for money.

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Reviewed 27 June 2012

With an excellent location (once you find your way through the metal gate and the buildings straight to Jonker Street), friendly staff, budget prices and clean rooms, Kota Lodge boasts good value for money in the heart of Malacca. Laundry, nice restaurants, Internet cafe and a 7-Eleven are nearby. Just don't expect a 5 star hotel, because Kota Lodge doesn't... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kota Lodge is simply a home away from home. Ideally located in the heart of Chinatown, you can easily access yourself to the most historical part of Melaka in merely 2 minutes on foot. All types of Malacca delicacy can be found near Kota Lodge such as, Chinese, Malay, Indian and also the Baba & Nyonya. A 24 convenient shop is just round the corner. Come and stay with us and we will make you understand more about Melaka and Malaysia. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kota Lodge

Address: 26 Jalan Kota Laksamana 3 | Taman Kota Laksamana, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Melaka State > Central Melaka District > Melaka
Price Range: €9 - €21 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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