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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 24 September 2013

we booked the place months ago but had to postpone due to the haze situation, the host was very nice to readily accomodate our changes (not just once!). i like that the bedsheets were fresh :) the place has many years of history so even though there was a friendly note to request guests not to plonk on the wooden...

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GusLye, Owner at Knocknock Home, responded to this review

Dear Clara, Thank you so much for taking your precious time to write a review on us,glad you enjoyed your stay with us.Thank you.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 9 September 2013

My husband and I took our daughters (8 yo and 3 yo) to Melaka in July this year and we are very glad that we stayed at Tiny Knock Knock. It's a lovely little shophouse in a lovely alley which is photogenic especially for people like me who like old shop houses and old thing. My children enjoyed playing in...

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GusLye, Owner at Knocknock Home, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review on "tiny Knocknock",glad you and your family enjoyed your stay with us.Do hope to see you again in Malacca and put a night or two at our bigger unit Knocknock Home" .

Hanoi, Vietnam
Reviewed 2 September 2013

The place is spacious and beautiful and homely decorated. And the beds are awesome. We were impressed with the place, and even more so with the owner. As a group of girls first time traveling to Melaka, we were so grateful for Gus' detailed instruction about transportation and other travel advice. He took us on a city tour, shared with...

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GusLye, Owner at Knocknock Home, responded to this review

Dear Allison, Thank you so much for taking your precious time to write this wonderful review on us,glad you girls enjoyed your stay with us.Hope we can see each other again soon,take care. Gus

Singapore
Reviewed 19 August 2013

My family and I enjoy our stay in Tiny Knock Knock recently, especially my two young children - 6 and 7 years old. Although there were no TV, but they love the coziness and warmth that the accomodation brought. Staying in a modern shophouses brings back the memories for me and my wife. Words couldnt express how we peaceful and...

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GusLye, Owner at Knocknock Home, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review on "tiny Knocknock" ,I had a great time hosting you and your family ,glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope to see you and your family again in the near future and also please try out our bigger unit "Knocknock Home "

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 16 August 2013

The place is great – clean, spacious, attractive. Our children loved it. What sets Knocknock Home apart is Gus' helpfulness at every stage, and I really mean that he goes above and beyond. You're paying for accommodation, but more than that, you're also getting a friendly guide with excellent local knowledge of things to see and food to eat! This...

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GusLye, Owner at Knocknock Home, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review. Every guests that come to Knocknock Home will be treated just like a friend or family member. I hope everyone can have a memorable trip here in Melacca and I'm glad that you all enjoy the stay over here.

Cologne, Germany
Reviewed 1 July 2013

The appartment was great, clean, spacious and has the biggest shower room there is. Location is perfect to walk the city. And on top of that Gus is the perfect host and makes you feel at home. You will never eat at the wrong places. And sure he will show you all the sights - plus the ones not mentioned...

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GusLye, Owner at Knocknock Home, responded to this review

Dear Anna, Thank you so much for taking your precious time to write a review on us,glad you enjoyed your stay with us.I am honoured to have you as my guest ,do hope we will meet again in the near future.

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 24 June 2013

We've been many times to Melaka but thanks to Gus, this was the best stay we ever had. Gus took literally care of everything from providing directions to having beers @ Me and Mrs Jones. The place he is renting out is awesome compared to all the accommodations we tried in Melaka so far. Super clean and the whole place...

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GusLye, Owner at Knocknock Home, responded to this review

Dear Mitch, Thank you so much for reviewing us here ,glad you enjoyed your stay with us.I love the rain shower too, I myself will take a shower there when we have no guests,haha ! Promise will have a barrel of beers stock up on your next visit. It was truly a great honour to have you and the others...

Singapore, null, Singapore
Reviewed 6 June 2013

After Malacca joined the unesco status, it was flooded with tourists. the famous chicken rice ball had long queues at 8.30am. thank god, gus came to the rescue and showed us the charming and idllyic side of malacca that i would never had chance upon. knock knock home was equally charming with total privacy and felt like home. Also, it...

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GusLye, Owner at Knocknock Home, responded to this review

Dear Ting, Thank you so much for taking your precious time to write such a wonderful review on us,it was my great pleasure hosting both of you.Glad you enjoyed your stay,can't wait to see both of you again and show you more nice eateries and hidden gem in Malacca.

Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 5 May 2013

Gus, the owner of this place. He is amazing guy and very helpful. This is my first time to Melaka and Gus bring us to explore all the places..that's so wonderful experience. I am very impressed for his kind and always take care us during the trip. About the place, it's such a nice and clean. You can get everything...

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GusLye, Owner at Knocknock Home, responded to this review

Dear Ling, Thank you very much for this kind review,glad you enjoyed your stay with us.Please visit your "home" in Malacca again,will show you more hidden gems !

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 4 May 2013

This is the first tripadvisor review I've written, appropriately dedicated to my experience with Gus at the Knocknock Home. His guesthouse is beautiful--spacious, impeccably decorated, and comfortable. We enjoyed Gus's company, his knowledge of the area, his sincere kindness, and his great taste in restaurants. I cannot imagine our experience in Melaka without Gus. If you want an incredible place...

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GusLye, Owner at Knocknock Home, responded to this review

Dear Lauren, Thank you so much for your kind comments,I am very happy that you enjoyed the bicycle ride with me,there are few more nice eateries and cafe just set up here recently,I am sure you will like them. hope you will visit Malacca again soon ,take care.

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  • Free Parking
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to New Knocknock Home and "tiny Knocknock",cosy accommodation very close to the core zone of the Malacca UNESCO World Heritage Site and just a stone's throw away from all the city's major attraction. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Knocknock Home

Address: 10E Jalan Taman Kota Laksamana | Jalan Laksamana 2, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Melaka State > Central Melaka District > Melaka
Price Range: €117 - €145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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