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Backpacker Hostels in Kuala Lumpur

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#4 of 232 Speciality lodging in Kuala Lumpur
2 travellers mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "This place was exactly what I was looking for- as a single female backpacker, I wanted a clean, safe, friendly environment in a good location with a fair price. Look no more! In..."
  • "Kuala Lumpur is relatively expensive by backpacker standards but this place, for the dorms especially is one of the cheaper options for KL. Would stay here again and recommend..."
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#1 of 232 Speciality lodging in Kuala Lumpur
9 travellers mentioned "backpacker hostels" and "backpacker hostel" when describing this hotel.
  • "effort to make their guests a pleasant stay. I've stayed a lot of backpacker hostels and mostly they would give you the basic conditions and needs but this hostel did make a..."
  • "This is a very nice backpacker hostel. We stayed in an 8 bed mixed dorm. Everything was very clean!! It is a relatively new hostel, which shows off in the design.The staff was..."
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#13 of 232 Speciality lodging in Kuala Lumpur
2 travellers mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "from the Chinatown Market that goes on everyday. If you're a backpacker or looking for a room on the cheap, you won't regret staying here...."
  • "If you are a backpacker and want a place to stay this place is perfect. One of the cheapest in the area , very informative . Sally and Richard are very helpful with directing you..."
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#5 of 232 Speciality lodging in Kuala Lumpur
2 travellers mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "Which makes it really backpacker friendly. The Hostel arranges all sorts of tours which you can sign up for in the reception! My stay was for 4 nights and was very happy about my..."
  • "And if I did hear music I wouldn't mind since this is a partyhostel! I reccomend this place to all of my backpacker friends! You won't be dissapointed :)..."
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#2 of 232 Speciality lodging in Kuala Lumpur
6 travellers mentioned "backpacker hostel" and "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "This is a backpacker hostel so it's far from glamorous but it's clean, well maintained and very social. Pros - simple breakfast included - strong ac and wifi - very helpful staff..."
  • "A great common room fueled the true backpacker vibe in the hostel. Breakfast in the morning was also a great amenity despite it not being incredibly substantial. Excellent..."
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#15 of 232 Speciality lodging in Kuala Lumpur
3 travellers mentioned "backpacker hostel" and "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "I really loved Malaysia and staying at the Pods backpacker hostel. The price was a great bargain for the beds, bathrooms with good heat and water pressure, and the friendly staff..."
  • "There's no walls between rooms so it can be a little noisy but a true backpacker will always have ear plugs and eye mask so it shouldn't be an issue. If you like to read or do other..."
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#16 of 232 Speciality lodging in Kuala Lumpur
2 travellers mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "me feel at home. The manager, Hassan, is really cool. He does almost everything. I'll recommend this place to my backpacker friends...."
  • "Located very close to China Town market, this place is aptly called "backpacker's mecca". The staff is very friendly, so is the owner, if you get to meet him. The common area has a..."
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#39 of 232 Speciality lodging in Kuala Lumpur
2 travellers mentioned "backpacker hostels" when describing this hotel.
  • "do your dishes from breakfast etc. This is one of the world's best backpacker hostels. If your heading to KL, treat yourself and stay here!..."
  • "the hostel as well so if you allergic, you might consider another place to stay. Overall, one of the best backpacker hostels I've been to!..."
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#71 of 232 Speciality lodging in Kuala Lumpur
2 travellers mentioned "back packer" and "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
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#19 of 232 Speciality lodging in Kuala Lumpur
2 travellers mentioned "backpacker places" and "backpacker hostel" when describing this hotel.
  • "After two months of travel and staying in many different backpacker places, Rainforest was by far the nicest hostel i have ever stayed at. Its a beautiful place, extremely clean..."
  • "It IS a backpacker hostel technically, but it presents, and delivers, as something much more, very very comfortable, well located, easy to get in and out of.... Love it!!..."
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#90 of 232 Speciality lodging in Kuala Lumpur
One traveller mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "If you are a backpacker and don’t care about space, just a place to sleep, you will probably like it. It’s the cheapest place around in a pretty good location. The breakfast was..."
  • "my boyfried and i stayed twice in this hostel, the first time in the dorm, and we had a good expirience with nice staff, which was very helpful, and the breakfast is also good with toast and tea. you ..."
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#38 of 232 Speciality lodging in Kuala Lumpur
One traveller mentioned "backpacker hostel" when describing this hotel.
  • "Average backpacker hostel, reasonably clean, comfy bed. Good location, 10 minutes walk to shopping mall and transportation hub. Convenience stores, banks, and plenty of food stalls..."
  • "The hostel is clean. The admin/owner is kind. He let us to stay there before the check-in time. And we could sleep earlier there. The room is small but it feel comfy for me and my friend. Near the..."
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#7 of 232 Speciality lodging in Kuala Lumpur
One traveller mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "I can confirm everything written below, the cleanliness of this place is out of the backpacker world, not just because it is new, but also they clean regularly throughout the day..."
  • "I stayed in Step-inn too for 7 days and I would go back to KL, just to stay there again. It was the first stop on our journey, I travelled with a friend and we stayed at the 7 persons mixed dorm. The ..."
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#128 of 232 Speciality lodging in Kuala Lumpur
One traveller mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "This place was MUCH better. It would usually be quite pricey for the backpacker sort; we stayed here because of a promotional discount...."
  • "Good location, literally on petaling market street, and really cheap at £9 with breakfast included, although we didn't hear anything about breakfast? Room was average, clean enough, bathroom wasn't th..."
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#3 of 232 Speciality lodging in Kuala Lumpur
One traveller mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "I guess the place is pretty new and maybe at first sight a little bit too expensive for a backpacker on a budget, but in the end I really enjoyed spending my money here. He helped..."
  • "This was my first stop on my travels, I messed up my booking but the girl who welcomed me fixed it straight away. I was given loads of great advice and all the information I needed to get about. The w..."
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#99 of 232 Speciality lodging in Kuala Lumpur
One traveller mentioned "backpacker location" when describing this hotel.
  • "super clean. This is simply the best hostel I've ever stayed at, I wish they (Cosmopolitan) had a hostel at every major backpacker location!..."
  • "Such a cozy place to stay for some days in KL 👍 once i come to this place i saw the old building, but its not that bad. The place is very good. I suggest u to have nights in this place. Also there i..."
#89 of 232 Speciality lodging in Kuala Lumpur
One traveller mentioned "backpacker place" when describing this hotel.
  • "It's a deceptively large backpacker place in the middle of Chinatown. Downstairs is a decent bar and they serve food and desserts too. I stayed in a four bed dorm which was basic..."
  • "Stumbled across this little gem walking around China town. New business venture ran by a young family. Lovely friendly staff, very clean and comfy. Excellent location for exploring KLCC and gorgeous l..."