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The Explorer Hotel

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Traveller (108)
Room & Suite (116)
Dining (11)
Ratings and reviews
#47 of 171 Hotels in Melaka
  • Excellent13%
  • Very good41%
  • Average32%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“mahkota parade”(21 reviews)
“shopping mall”(15 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
2 Star Hotel
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Location and contact
Plaza Merdeka No. 1 Jalan Merdeka, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
8.3 km to Malacca International Airport
42 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.8 km from Jonker Street
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All reviewsmahkota paradeeco friendly hotelshopping malljonker streetnormal ratestrategic locationstandard room issmall bathroomwalking distanceexcellent locationyour luggageshort tripriver cruisedrinking waterchrist churchlcd tvaffordable price
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Reviewed 2 days ago

the room is too small for Muslim to perform prayer. no locker. i lost my shirt in the room. tried to call hotel ask about it on the same day but they promise me to call back on next day. I was hoping hotel to...More

Thank nurulibrahim87
Reviewed 5 days ago

This hotel is an amazing location, nearly everything is in walking distance from here and there's plenty of places to eat nearby. The room is very clean with comfortable bed, the only thing that lets it down which isn't the hotels fault is the loud...More

Thank mbetowler
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel is strategic located around most of the attraction points in the town and next to the Mahkota Parade. Staff are friendly & good service. However, the room is a bit small, low water pressure in the bathroom. Value for money for a short...More

Thank Lee C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel located in strategic place. Near tourism objects, mall, and food court. There is indian restorant that open 24 hours infront of the hotel. You can walk from malaka ferry port, it's only 5 minutes. The room is clean but too small for family...More

Thank Jack Allan R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

686/5000 Overall nice all. The rooms are very clean. The air conditioner is very cold. The hot water worked well. A hair dryer is provided in the bathroom. WiFi is fast. The tv works well. The position of the hotel in front of the mall,...More

Thank liuveronica49
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Hotel class
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Best Value
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
143
Price range
US$18 - US$98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Malaysia > Melaka State > Central Melaka District > Melaka
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Hotel Style
Best Value
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Best Value
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
143
Price range
US$18 - US$98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Malaysia > Melaka State > Central Melaka District > Melaka
Hotel class
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Best Value
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
143
Price range
US$18 - US$98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Malaysia > Melaka State > Central Melaka District > Melaka
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Traveller (108)
Room & Suite (116)
Dining (11)
Family and Play Areas (5)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
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travelmama61
16 October 2017|
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Response from TeflonTony | Reviewed this property |
A little dark and dinghy. No direct lift connection to hotel. One has to drag one’s luggage by hand up or down the ramps of the carpark manually and then walk on the side road ( against the traffic) which linked the car park... More
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Ku F
22 March 2017|
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Response from christine c | Reviewed this property |
There are iron n iron boards along the corridor outside the rooms...but no hair dryer inside the room toilets... 😄
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Room Tips
"Rooms with even numbers should have better window facing."
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"Get a room with a view of the Garden"
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"Don't book here"
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"Corner suites are larger...get rooms away from facing the Mall...can be very noisy."
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