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Apa Kaba Home & Stay

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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good36%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“local breakfast”(7 reviews)
“air con”(15 reviews)
“malaysian house”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Family Rooms
Pool
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All reviewslocal breakfastair conmalaysian housetrue homestaydon't expect luxuryshared kitchentea and coffeeplace to stayevery morningrooms are cleanother guestsstay longerhot waterlocation is greatjonker streetstayed for nightsmin walk
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Stayed at Apa Kaba for 3 nights during Christmas. It’s a true Homestay experience, very friendly smiley who organized a bbq on Christmas evening and guest were invited to join for free. Nice garden where you can read a book and relax after a day...More

Thank Martina D
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Our second visit. Wont be our last! Awesome location. Friendly owners. GREAT recommendations for food! Quiet although in the middle of Town! Use Google maps to help get there. 5 min walk to jonker street.

Thank Timothy S
Reviewed 3 December 2017

I would recommend this hostel for the location (easy walking distance to all the local sights, sounds, and tastes), price, and really friendly atmosphere and helpful staff. We couldn't get the hot water to run, and we were only issued with one small blanket type...More

Thank Nick M
Reviewed 24 October 2017

I have been here a couple of times and staying in a lot of places in Melaka before. But this place became my favourite one amd made me feeling home and its worth to stay longer. rooms are clean, the owner and stuff very helpful...More

Thank HansPeterNeuner
Reviewed 16 May 2017

I can't stop smiling. I've rediscovered this gem after five years, and I should have used it long before. Well - hmm.....what can I say. Its NOT Buckingham Palace, and its not meant to be. Theres something beautifully random, chaotic, yet organised about the building...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Price range
US$12 - US$13 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Family Rooms
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Price range
US$12 - US$13 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Family Rooms
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Traveller (78)
Room & Suite (14)
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Family and Play Areas (1)
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Van Y
1 August 2017|
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Response from crazygweilo | Reviewed this property |
Same street as SMK kebangsaan St Francis. It's a bit difficult to find for non Melaka's. It's worth finding because it's so close to the city and yet feels so far. The Area is called Kampung Bandar Kaba.
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"as more you pay as more you'll get.the better rooms are the quieter ones."
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"aircon room is essential, and is also set back from road and a bit quieter"
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"book a double room with air conditioning! The bathroom is just basic but the air conditioning works fine!"
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"Get a room with an en-suite shower and toilet. There is only so much experience you need."
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