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Backpacker's Freak Hostel

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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible22%
6 Feb 2017
“Didn't actually dtay”
14 Jul 2016
“Dirty, depressive, hot, unfriendly”
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Business Centre
Free Parking
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 13 March 2013

The host was very nice and helpful. The hostel has a great location, it's surrounded with eateries and it's five minutes from all the main attractions. Basic breakfast is included, would go there again if I went back to Melaka.

Thank Florent T
Reviewed 4 March 2013

stayed there on dec 2011. first time it's quite hard to find the location because the billboard was so small and you have to go upstairs to reach the hostel. anyway, its location very near melaka's attraction such as taming tower, famosa, many museums, and...More

Thank Dian O
Reviewed 21 February 2013

The hostel is really basic but clean and located near everything. Our room didn't had a bathroom so we had to use the shared bathroom (there's only one Western toilet). The owner is very helpful and friendly!

Thank Marlene V
Reviewed 13 February 2013

In terms of memorable stays, they don't get much more memorable than this place - mainly due to the loose guy running the joint, Sean. We arrived at the hostel without a booking and without any knowledge of what the place was like. Sean was...More

1  Thank BradWalsh
Reviewed 27 January 2013

the host is very friendly and knowledgeable in a ""freaky" kind of way about the workings of the city.maybe that's the reason for naming the place "Backpackers Freak's".my trip there was made easy and all the attractions are a stone's throw away from the hostel.the...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
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Air Conditioning
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US$10 - US$10 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$10 - US$10 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Stay elsewhere!"
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"Rooms are basic so don't expect too much as its targeted for us poor people :-) but if your budget is a..."
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"cheap, clean and comfortable"
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