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Apa Kaba Home & Stay

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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good35%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
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All reviewstrue homestaydon't expect luxuryplace to stayrooms are cleanother guestshot waterlocation is greatstayed for nightskennykampungguesthousemalaysiajammosquitoesbicycleschinatown
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Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

With my girlfriend, we stayed 10 nights in Apa Kaba in a work for accomodation program. We helped Kenny, the owner, to develop some plans he has for the home stay and for a tour. The homestay itself is a lovely kampung (tradiotional village), a...More

Thank Felipe C
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 25 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

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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Price range
US$11 - US$17 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Malaysia > Melaka State > Central Melaka District > Melaka
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Apa Kaba Home And Stay
Apa Kaba Home & Stay Hotel Melaka
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Traveller (82)
Room & Suite (15)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (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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