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No 36 Jalan Kampong Pantai, Melaka 75200 Malaysia
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#32 of 243 hotels in Melaka
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See why so many travellers make RC Hotel their hotel of choice when visiting Melaka. Providing an ideal mix of value, comfort and convenience, it offers a charming setting with an array of amenities designed for travellers like you.

Nearby landmarks such as Cheng Hoon Teng Temple (0.2 mi) and Malacca Sultanate Palace (0.4 mi) make RC Hotel a great place to stay when visiting Melaka.

RC Hotel offers guests an array of room amenities including a flat screen TV, air conditioning, and a desk, and getting online is possible, as free wifi is available.

The hotel offers 24 hour front desk, 24 hour check-in, and room service, to make your visit even more pleasant. The property also features breakfast. Guests arriving by vehicle have access to street parking.

During your visit, be sure to check out one of Melaka's popular dumplings restaurants such as Nancy's Kitchen Restaurant, Jonker 88, and Capitol Satay, all a short distance from RC Hotel.

Best of all, RC Hotel makes it easy to experience some great Melaka attractions like St. Paul's Hill & Church (Bukit St. Paul), which is a popular ancient ruins.

At RC Hotel, your comfort and satisfaction come first, and they look forward to welcoming you to Melaka.

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Street parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Coffee shop
Bicycle rental
Taxi service
Meeting rooms
24-hour security
Baggage storage
Wifi
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Complimentary instant cofffee
Complimentary tea
Newspaper
Non-smoking hotel
24-hour check-in
24-hour front desk
Express check-in / check-out
Laundry service
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Air conditioning
Desk
Housekeeping
Private balcony
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Flatscreen TV
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
Safe
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Non-smoking rooms
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River View
Quiet
Languages Spoken
English, Chinese, Malay
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BenYorkie wrote a review Feb 2020
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia1374 contributions530 helpful votes
We stayed there about 2 years ago and thoroughly enjoyed our visit. This time we were glad that we only stayed one night. The hotel has new management and new staff - and it has not improved anything at all. Note that it is now a halal hotel and so with no alcohol available at all, the opportunity to sit on their lovely riverside terrace and enjoy the cool of the evening together with a drink has gone Sipping a soft drink is not the same! The rooms are still large and good bathrooms but parts of the hotel are looking tired, our room in parts could have been cleaner and I did not like what seemed to be black mould in our shower cubicle. Plus the new staff - certainly in and around the front reception - seem indifferent to guests. It would have been nice to have got a 'Welcome' on arrival and not just an enquiring look. Plus a 'Good Morning' is certainly not on their agenda. Not What It Was.
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Date of stay: February 2020
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Room Tip: River facing rooms are the best
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Donald W wrote a review Jan 2020
Milan, Italy131 contributions34 helpful votes
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We booked this hotel for the good position in the cultural heritage area and because the rooms have a decent balcony. The building itself is part of the Chinese heritage area so exploring the neighborhood is easy done by foot. Walking along the river on the backside of the hotel is very pleasant and it take you right into the historic centre. Loads of bars and restaurants around with a wide variety of local food. The rooms are very big but the hotel itself is in need of a renovation, the interior is worn out and furniture is outdated. The personnel is not really enthousiast, it is obvious that they don't care. The breakfast is better to take somewhere else, poor coffee and very basic choice of fixed menu. This hotel could be really better as it has good potential being inside the heritage area. Unfortunately the owner doesn't invest in making this an excellent stay. The cheap plastic seatings on their terrace on the river side doesn't really add to the experience either. This hotel definitely needs improvement, it is a pity for such a nice location. I would still recommend this hotel if your expectations of service and interior design is not too high.
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Date of stay: January 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Yassan wrote a review Sep 2019
Japan130 contributions51 helpful votes
I looked for room of river view and booked on this hotel. I intended to reserve the best room on Agoda, but the room was narrower than I expected, and the balcony was a fence, so the view of the river was not so good. The location was very convenient as it was a walking garden in the tourist center. Because it was a weekday reservation, there was no other customers and the hotel itself was not lively. リバービューの部屋を探していてこのホテルに決めました。一番良い部屋を予約したつもりでしたが、部屋は思ったより狭く、バルコニーも柵が壁のため川の眺めはイマイチでした。ロケーションは観光中心地に徒歩園だったので非常に便利でした。平日予約だったため他のお客さんもいなくホテル自体に活気がなかった印象です。
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Date of stay: September 2019
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Sukii wrote a review Sep 2019
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Pros Location, near to jonker and nice river view Super big size bed Cons No parking Hotel lobby and room are run down and not managed Very unpleasant smell in the room Dustbin not emptied after previous guest Rusty kettle Lack of staff
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Date of stay: September 2019Trip type: Travelled with family
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Tang L wrote a review Sep 2019
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia143 contributions61 helpful votes
Despite the awesome location and astonishing outlook of the hotel building, it's high time for a serious upkeep in this hotel internally. But we booked two rooms; one room was having a peeling and mossy wall, another was having bad smell. the furniture obviously worn out with stains visible in the bathroom/showers.
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Date of stay: September 2019
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Room Tip: can try the river view rooms.
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PRICE RANGE
US$36 - US$81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
River Cruise Hotel
LOCATION
MalaysiaMelaka StateCentral Melaka DistrictMelaka
NUMBER OF ROOMS
30
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Frequently Asked Questions about RC Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to RC Hotel?
Nearby attractions include Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum (0.4 km), River Walk (0.08 km), and Cheng Hoon Teng Temple (0.3 km).
What are some of the property amenities at RC Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, an on-site restaurant, and breakfast buffet.
Which room amenities are available at RC Hotel?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a desk.
What food & drink options are available at RC Hotel?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, breakfast, and complimentary tea during their stay.
Is parking available at RC Hotel?
Yes, street parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to RC Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Bikini Toppings, Trois by navy, and The Baboon House.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at RC Hotel?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Chinese, and Malay.
Are there any historical sites close to RC Hotel?
Many travellers enjoy visiting A Famosa Fort (1.2 km), The Royal Press (0.3 km), and Casababa Gallery (0.4 km).
Does RC Hotel have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the river view available here.