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My Hostel Muntri
My Hostel Muntri
My Hostel Muntri
My Hostel Muntri
My Hostel Muntri
My Hostel Muntri
My Hostel Muntri

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6

Good

112 reviews

112 reviews

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7.3

Very good

Location rating score

Very good location - Inside city center
Popular neighborhood
Exceptional for walking
Walkable places
The Camera Museum

80 m

Loo Pun Hong

100 m

Chulia Street

160 m

Stardust

180 m

Friendship Park

210 m

Popular landmarks
Armenian Street

440 m

Pinang Peranakan Mansion

550 m

Khoo Kongsi

610 m

Penang Fort Cornwallis

880 m

Chew's Jetty

970 m

Closest landmarks
public health center

70 m

Waktu Perkhidmatan Klinik

130 m

Spider Web Internet

150 m

Fruit Stall

250 m

Penang State Museum and Art Gallery

260 m

My Hostel Muntri

Jalan Muntri 28, Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia, 10200 - See map

Get your trip off to a great start with a stay at this property, which offers free Wi-Fi in all rooms. Strategically situated in Georgetown, allowing you access and proximity to local attractions and sights. Don't leave before paying a visit to the famous Pinang Peranakan Mansion. As an added bonus, restaurant is provided on-site to conveniently serve your needs.

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Highlights

Located in heart of Penang

Check-in [24-hour]

850 meters to public transportation

Inside city center

280 meters to Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion

Facilities

Complimentary WIFi in all rooms

Front desk [24-hour]

Check-in/out [express]

Luggage storage

Shops

Laundry service

Restaurants

Room service

Your dates are popular among travelersUsers are booking a place in Penang every 1 minutes on Agoda.com
Value for money6.6
Distance to city center0.5 KM
Location rating7.3
Nearest airportPenang International Airport (PEN)
Distance to airport15.3 km

Rooms available at My Hostel Muntri

Twin Room with Shared Bathroom
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  • Room size: 14 m²/151 ft²
  • Non-smoking
  • 2 bunk beds
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1 Person in 8-Bed Dormitory - Mixed
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  • Room size: 16 m²/172 ft²
  • Non-smoking
  • 1 single bed
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Triple Room with Shared Bathroom
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  • Non-smoking
  • 3 bunk beds
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Single
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    Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (4 Bed) (1 Twin Bed)
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      Triple room - Shared bath
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        Single Room with Shared Bathroom
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        • 1 bunk bed
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        Room Assigned on Arrival
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          1 Bunk Bed in 4 Bedded Mixed Dormitory – Shared Bathroom Facilities (Room Only)
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            1 Bunk Bed in 8 Bedded Mixed Dormitory – Shared Bathroom Facilities (Room Only)
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              Frequently asked questions

              What time is check-in and check-out at My Hostel Muntri?

              Check-in is from 02:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM. You may request early check-in or late check-out during booking, subject to availability. Guests checking in or out before or after the designated periods may be charged an additional fee. The hostel offers luggage storage to guests for before check-in and after check-out. The front desk is always open, day or night.

              How do I get to My Hostel Muntri?

              For those who wish to drive their own cars, My Hostel Muntri has a car park that's close to the hostel. Parking is available for an additional charge. Self-parking is conveniently available at the hostel.

              What is the smoking policy at My Hostel Muntri?

              My Hostel Muntri does not permit smoking in any of its rooms, but allows smoking in designated areas.

              What is the closest train, metro, or bus station to My Hostel Muntri?

              The closest train, metro, or bus station is Pengkalan Raja Tun Uda Bus Terminal, 890 m away from My Hostel Muntri.

              What restaurants are nearby My Hostel Muntri?

              My Hostel Muntri’s neighborhood is Georgetown which includes popular restaurants such as Mish Mash, behind 50,love lane and Coffee 45.

              What popular shopping places are close to My Hostel Muntri?

              My Hostel Muntri is located in Georgetown area which features shopping places such as Prangin Mall, 1st Avenue Mall and The Chocolate Boutique.

              What are popular attractions near My Hostel Muntri?

              My Hostel Muntri is located in Georgetown area, which is famous for attractions such as Pinang Peranakan Mansion, Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion and Khoo Kongsi.

              What popular natural sightseeing spots are close to My Hostel Muntri?

              My Hostel Muntri is located within Georgetown, which makes it conveniently close to natural sights including Depoh Kerajaan Pulau Pinang and Bukit Olivia.

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              What people love about My Hostel Muntri

              • 10

                Exceptional
                Location

                "Easy to park and near to main attraction"

                Hafiz

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                March 21, 2019

              • 8

                Very good

                "I had a nice sized single room , with aircon, for cheaper than anywhere else in the area."

                David

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                December 31, 2018

              • 7.2

                Very good

                "Free water dispenser."

                Agnieszka

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                December 27, 2018

              Property ranking|Compared to 2,313 Penang properties
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              Room size
              6 sqm.
              Location score
              7.3/10
              Value for money score
              6.6/10
              Service score
              5.7/10
              Bigger than
              83
              %
              of Penang properties
              Better than
              79
              %
              of Penang properties
              Better than
              76
              %
              of Penang properties
              Better than
              74
              %
              of Penang properties
              Overall rating:

              6

              Good
              112 reviews
              Cleanliness
              5.4
              Facilities
              5.2
              Location
              7.3
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              More about My Hostel Muntri

              More about My Hostel Muntri

              My Hostel Muntri

              My Hostel Muntri is the perfect choice for travelers who want to take in the sights and sounds of Penang. Experience an urban escape in Penang with a stay at My Hostel Muntri, with its exceptional location right in the city center. Go beyond the touristy and get deeper into the offerings of Penang with a stay at My Hostel Muntri, located merely 550 m from Pinang Peranakan Mansion.
              My Hostel Muntri offers numerous on-site facilities to satisfy even the most discerning guest. Never be out of touch with your contacts, with free Wi-Fi offered throughout your stay. If you plan to arrive by car, you'll appreciate the hostel's available parking, right on-site. The hostel provides front desk services such as express check-in or check-out and luggage storage for guests' convenience.
              If you need, the ticket service can even help you book tickets and reservations at all the best shows and programs nearby. Staying for a long time, or just need clean clothes? At the hostel, your favorite travel outfits will be kept clean and available with laundry service provided on-site. For lazy days and nights, in-room conveniences like room service let you make the most of your room. Little things you forgot to pack aren't a big problem! Just stop by the convenience stores to get what you need.
              Please be advised that smoking is not allowed in the hostel to allow cleaner air for all guests. Smoking is limited to designated areas only, for the health and well-being of all guests and staff.
              Equipped with handy amenities, guestrooms at My Hostel Muntri guarantee a comfortable stay for all travelers. Some rooms are equipped with linen service and air conditioning for your convenience. Knowing that bathroom amenities play an important role in increasing guests' satisfaction, the hostel provides towels in some select rooms.


              Dining and things to do

              If you don't feel like going out to eat, you can always opt for the delicious dining options at the hostel.
              Recreational facilities at My Hostel Muntri are designed for escape and relaxation. Pick up something memorable for yourself or those waiting for you back at home, at the shops.


              Around the property

              My Hostel Muntri provides an excellent base for exploring the sights of Penang in-depth. There are lots of things you and your travel group can do near My Hostel Muntri, starting with visits to Chew's Jetty just 960 m away. Experience local culture through architecture at Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion located 240 m away.


              Reasons to stay here

              Rooms don't get much cheaper than here, being less than 85% of the city's accommodation.
              Know you'll get excellent dining options here, where past guests have rated onsite or nearby dining above 88% of the city's accommodation.
              It's hard to beat the room comfort here, which is rated higher than 88% of other accommodations in Penang.

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              Amenities and facilities
              Review score
              Facilities

              5.2

              Most talked about facilities

              Internet

              6 mentions

              Housekeeping

              6 mentions

              Food & Dining

              2 mentions

              Languages spoken

              • English
              • Filipino
              • Hindi
              • Malay

              Internet access

              • Complimentary WIFi in all rooms
              • Wi-Fi in public areas

              Things to do, ways to relax

              • Ticket services

              Dining, drinking, and snacking

              • Restaurants
              • Room service

              Services and conveniences

              • Convenience store
              • Elevator
              • Laundry service
              • Luggage storage
              • Shops
              • Smoke-free property
              • Smoking area

              Access

              • Check-in/out [express]
              • Check-in [24-hour]
              • Front desk [24-hour]
              • Pets allowed

              Getting around

              • Car park [nearby]
              • Parking [paid]
              Location
              Jalan Muntri 28, Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia, 10200
              Very good
              Location

              7.3

              Airports

              • Penang International Airport (PEN)
                15.3 km 27 min drive
              • Sultan Abdul Halim Airport (AOR)
                86.6 km

              Public transportation

              • Pengkalan Raja Tun Uda Bus Terminal
                890 m
              • Komtar Bus Terminal
                910 m

              Hospital or clinic

              • public health center
                70 m

              Shopping

              • Gurney Plaza
                3.6 km

              Convenience store

              • On-site

              Cash withdrawal

              • ATM
                250 m
              What's nearby

              Popular landmarks

              • Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion
                250 m
              • Armenian Street
                440 m
              • Pinang Peranakan Mansion
                550 m
              • Khoo Kongsi
                610 m
              • Penang Fort Cornwallis
                880 m
              • Chew's Jetty
                970 m
              • Kek Lok Si Temple
                7.3 km
              • Batu Ferringhi Beach
                11.3 km
              • Entopia
                13.7 km
              • Escape Theme Park
                13.8 km

              Nearby landmarks

              • public health center
                70 m
              • The Camera Museum
                80 m
              • Loo Pun Hong
                100 m
              • Waktu Perkhidmatan Klinik
                130 m
              • Spider Web Internet
                150 m
              • Chulia Street
                160 m
              • Stardust
                180 m
              • Friendship Park
                210 m
              • Hainan Temple
                210 m
              • Ng Fook Thong Temple
                220 m
              Distances shown are straight-line distances on the map. Actual travel distances may vary.
              Property policies
              Children and extra beds

              Extra beds vary by room. Please check each room's capacity for details.

              All children are welcome.

              Children 0-6 year(s)
              Stay for free if using existing bedding.
              If you need an extra bed, it will incur an additional charge.
              Guests 7 years and older are considered as adults
              Must use an extra bed which will incur an additional charge.
              Others
              • When booking 6 or more rooms, special policies may apply.
              Some helpful facts

              Check-in/Check-out

              • Check-in from14:00
              • Check-out until12:00

              Getting around

              • Distance from city center0.5 KM
              • Travel time to airport (minutes)45

              The property

              • Number of floors2
              • Number of rooms 36

              Reviews of My Hostel Muntri from real guests

              Provided by verified guests of Agoda
              Cleanliness5.4
              Facilities5.2
              Location7.3
              Service5.7
              Value for money6.6
              High score for Penang
              Rating
              9+ Exceptional (2)
              8-9 Excellent (2)
              7-8 Very Good (11)
              6-7 Good (8)
              <6 Below Expectation (30)
              Time of the year
              Mar - May (7)
              Jun - Aug (7)
              Sep - Nov (18)
              Dec - Feb (21)
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              8.8
              Excellent
              Megan from Thailand
              Solo traveler
              1 Person in 8-Bed Dormitory - Mixed
              Stayed 3 nights in October 2018

              Excellent”

              My Hostel Muntri was a great accommodation experience. The staff was extremely helpful and generous, I hadn't exchanged my money to ringett yet and they still let me check in and stay the night and pay the next day. It was a bit hard to find, but once I found it the location was great. I felt super safe and comfortable here and walking back at night while alone. The only thing I didn't like was that the bathrooms were not very well kept, but other than that I enjoyed my time here.

              Reviewed October 29, 2018

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              6.8
              Good
              Mohan from Malaysia
              Group
              1 Person in 4-Bed Dormitory - Mixed
              Stayed 2 nights in November 2018

              Clean and good value for money”

              This hostel is a basic place with simple facilities. For the price offered, one cant expect too much hence I would say its appropriately priced. Pros : 1. Excellent location. Walking distance to many tourist spots at Georgetown. 2. Clean beds + pillows + sheets. 3. Air conds in room functioning well. 4. Good water cooler + heater Cons : 1. Washrooms, though looks recently upgraded, still appear dirty. Water heaters need to be changed i guess. For gods sake please change the lock / latch on the toilet doors coz its too difficult to lock. Its gona cost less than RM10 anyway haha 2. Staircase appears a little steep. Please put a warning sign after mopping the staircase. I personally saw a guest slip & fall on his back at the staircase. (Hope this guy is well) Overall its still an acceptable place. Might consider staying here again if i dont get a better one.

              Reviewed November 30, 2018

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              7.6
              Very good
              Oemar
              Solo traveler
              1 Person in 8-Bed Dormitory - Mixed
              Stayed 1 night in January 2019

              Good Price, Great Staff, Comfortable but smelly room”

              I was looking for the cheapest stay but in really good location then I found this hostel. The price was really good, so cheap. The staff was helpful and funny. The room was neat, comfortable, but it was little bit smelly. I dont know where the smell came from, but that was okay since I just stay here to sleep and spent most of my time outside. The toilet was clean, no soap or shampoo provided but I got towel.

              Reviewed January 13, 2019

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              8.8
              Excellent
              Athirah from Malaysia
              Group
              Twin Room with Shared Bathroom
              Stayed 3 nights in September 2018

              Location”

              Nice place! But its hard to find the location. The hostel should have put the signboard so that it will ease the people to find it. There’s no mirror in the room and the irons were very limited

              Reviewed September 18, 2018

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              8.0
              Excellent
              Andrea from Australia
              Solo traveler
              1 Person in 8-Bed Dormitory - Mixed
              Stayed 1 night in January 2019

              Good value”

              Basic, essential hostel but clean and located in a central spot of Georgetown. Recommended

              Reviewed January 30, 2019

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              8.0
              Excellent
              Janine from Thailand
              Solo traveler
              1 Person in 8-Bed Dormitory - Mixed
              Stayed 2 nights in January 2018

              good hostel for that price, bad WiFi”

              The hostel not really have a common area for hanging around. The rooms are nice. The WiFi was working really badly. Some showers are not, some not, but the bathrooms are OK. The house does not have a sign from outside, it's upstairs the black door besides the laundry. They could install a sign - annoying asking several people to find it..

              Reviewed January 15, 2018

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              5.6
              Tatsiana from Belarus
              Solo traveler
              1 Person in 8-Bed Dormitory - Mixed
              Stayed 1 night in February 2019

              Perfect location ”

              Perfect location. Quite good for such price-actually the lowest price for a hostel you can find in Georgetown. A bit messy bathrooms, wifi is rather weak. But again-you can’t complain for such price.

              Reviewed March 11, 2019

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              7.2
              Very good
              Agnieszka from United Kingdom
              Solo traveler
              1 Person in 8-Bed Dormitory - Mixed
              Stayed 2 nights in November 2018

              basic but good location”

              The hostel is basic. Worth to upgrade to 4 bed room for 5 ringgit more a night. It's cleaner and less crowded. Wifi at the reception area only. Free water dispenser. Very good location.

              Reviewed December 27, 2018

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              7.2
              Very good
              Chong from Malaysia
              Couple
              Twin Room with Shared Bathroom
              Stayed 2 nights in September 2018

              Difficult to locate”

              Location is perfect as there are lotsa of cafe, food court, restaurant nearby. Located near to Blue mansion as well. However, it is difficult to locate it especially in the night as there are no any signboard. it is located upstairs of a laundry shop. Staffs are friendly. However, the room & toilet is a bit dirty. Anyway, with this type of price, u can't expect for more.

              Reviewed September 11, 2018

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              8.0
              Excellent
              Nikita from Russia
              Group
              1 Person in 8-Bed Dormitory - Mixed
              Stayed 1 night in February 2018

              Wi Fi is very slow ”

              Clean and cheap accomodation. But we wait for managment about half hour when arrived. And in evening router was so busy and i can't connect my device.

              Reviewed February 09, 2018

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              6.0
              Bianca from South Africa
              Family with young children
              Twin Room with Shared Bathroom
              Stayed 1 night in February 2018

              Nice place but dirty”

              Rooms are spacious. Beds are comfortable. Staff are lovely. Very dirty though, in my room one cupboard smelled of urine so had not been wiped out. Another off its hinges. One shelf never cleaned since installed as it still had drilling dust on it. The bathrooms were disgusting. When we arrived we saw and told exrrement was in toilet to check maybe it was broken. Two days later extrement still there. So I just flushed it. It was gone. Very dirty sink and toilets all the time except the one time housekeeping cleans it. Shared bathrooms used by staff should be checked and cleaned often. This place had allot if potential to be a great stay if they sort out the cleanliness.

              Reviewed March 07, 2018

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              6.0
              Ameerun
              Group
              1 Person in 8-Bed Dormitory - Mixed
              Stayed 1 night in July 2018

              Dirty”

              The place is located in a very strategic place. You can walk and have a drink with your friends around that place as there are many cafe or bar nearby. But the worst thing is the toilet. During my time stayed there, the toilet was very poor and bad. Plus, when i was taking my shower in the morning, i can spot a condom in the toilet! This type of condition is very bad in term of hygiene. Should improve.

              Reviewed July 31, 2018

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              8.0
              Excellent
              David from United States
              Solo traveler
              Single Room with Shared Bathroom
              Stayed 1 night in December 2018

              Good value”

              I had a nice sized single room , with aircon, for cheaper than anywhere else in the area. No common space... Flaky wifi.

              Reviewed December 31, 2018

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              10.0
              Exceptional
              Hafiz from Malaysia
              Group
              Single Room with Shared Bathroom
              Stayed 1 night in November 2018

              Great place to stay”

              near to briyani claypot restaurant, should try milani chicken there. easy to park and near to main attraction

              Reviewed March 21, 2019

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              2.0
              Nao from Japan
              Solo traveler
              1 Person in 8-Bed Dormitory - Mixed
              Stayed 1 night in September 2018

              NOT recommend ”

              The staffs are not friendly, not nice and not helpful. Wifi doesn’t work in the room. Plug sockets are only one side. It’s inconvenient. Everything is dirty. The bed cover had so many wrinkles. Not only that, there was a lot of someone’s scurf on the bed. Definitely the staffs never changed the bed cover. Also there was something stinks. In the room, toilet and bathroom. When I checked in the hostel, I paid the money and deposit 30MYR. The receptionist just gave me the key. Didn’t tell and explain me anything. Then when I checked out, I didn’t have receipt. It was my fault. But they said they don’t know if I paid the deposits, nobody knows. They doubted me. And they said they don’t have any copy of receipts. (Actually they have). So they cannot give me deposit money back. Moreover they said 30MYR is not so expensive. That’s alright. I was supposed to stay in Penang for 2 night. But I didn’t like the room so I left here only 1 night. In addition when I left this hostel, they made another money problem to me. So I don’t recommend here.

              Reviewed October 06, 2018

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              5.6
              Kate from United Kingdom
              Solo traveler
              1 Person in 8-Bed Dormitory - Mixed
              Stayed 1 night in April 2019

              Wouldn't go back!”

              The location was great but that is where the positives stop. I noticed, in the dorm, more than one occasion the bed sheets were not changed between guests, so people were sleeping in dirty sheets. The bathroom was not in good condition. The wifi didn't reach the rooms so there was no wifi in the rooms. There was also no communal area to use the wifi in so I ended up sitting in the stairwell.

              Reviewed April 03, 2019

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              4.0
              MOHAMAD from Malaysia
              Group
              Twin Room with Shared Bathroom
              Stayed 3 nights in July 2019

              Good location but nothing else... :)”

              The staffs are not friendly, not nice and not helpful. When I checked in the hostel, I paid the money and deposit 30MYR. The receptionist just gave me the key. Didn’t tell and explain me anything. She don't smile and look angry. Bathrooms are not in a good condition & room had no curtain.

              Reviewed July 23, 2019

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              4.8
              M.
              Solo traveler
              1 Person in 8-Bed Dormitory - Mixed
              Stayed 1 night in March 2019

              Value for the money. ”

              Value for the money. Highly recommended. But the location is hard to find. No hostel signboard. But if you go upstairs of the laundry, you'll found it.

              Reviewed September 04, 2019

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              7.2
              Very good
              Nurul from Malaysia
              Group
              Twin Room with Shared Bathroom
              Stayed 1 night in October 2018

              Affordable for the price ”

              It’s a nice stay but the facilities are a bit lacking. It doesn’t provide air conditioner remote and it also doesn’t provide blankets and towels. Location is a bit hard to find but is near to attractions.

              Reviewed October 17, 2018

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              10.0
              Exceptional
              Muhammad from Malaysia
              Solo traveler
              1 Person in 8-Bed Dormitory - Mixed
              Stayed 1 night in August 2018

              amazing and value of money ”

              it was nice , clean n cheap and friendly staff

              Reviewed August 26, 2018

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