Actually this is average budget motel to stay. Price is quite higher/expensive than other place judging it's facility. It's only provided basic rooms service and also restaurant/cafee service. No pool & kid playground available. We book for 2 night on the weekend with price per nite about USD 37.5 (IDR375000)
Room is quite large with comfortable KingSize bed. Independent AC with remote control, LCD Television with Cable Channel reception (but some channel is poor to watch). Room's door already equipped with card key, and door can buzzing chirp sound if door is not close properly. But room light is very dim, provided only with 2 yellow light only spotting on bed's area. So it's very uncomfortable for us while looking something. Also there is only 1 power outlet avalaible on near washbasin. So we must take turn when charging our gadget and beware of water splashing on it. Alternatively we can use plug on TV power. Bathroom is shower only
with toilet provided with bidet. What we like, water shower give hard water pressure and hot/water avalaible any time. But beware sometime water become too hot. Better check it first for little children who will take a bath. No special amenities like hot water boiler, coffea & tea avalaible in the room (very dissapoint for its price we pay, hotel should provide it). Otherwise we must order it from the restaurant. Daily refreshment of 2 small mineral water is provided. Staff is ver responsive when we asked them for fresh towels and empty room's trashcan
OUR BAD EXPERIENCE : When we arrive we found many small fly insect swarm all around on the wall of our room.Very disgsuting. Very suprisingly for us they did not prepare the room. This is not something we can handle just like ordinary small mosquito.So we complain to staff to see it by theirself. Then they request us to wait in lobby while they spray it with bug repellant and swipe it from the floor (yes they need to swipe it). We must awaiting about 30 minutes to let's gone the odour before we can use our room. Also we get the room on 1st floor near the lobby, stairs and restaurant area, so very crowded in the night with band & music sound and we try to ignore it when sleeping.
Restaurant & Cafee.
Actually food & drink price is not expensive as others hotel may charge. We order Cappucino for about USD1.5 (about IDR 150000 and Double scoop ice cream for USD2.5 (IDR 25000). But for food,like breakfast menu, taste very plain and ordinary Indonesian food (fried rice, noodle rice) with hot coffee and tea. Hotel didn't provide many food & drink option during breakfast.
We must admit location is very good, almost in the center of Malang city. So very easy looking for transportation to use around the city. Parking area is small but security is very helpful to arrange guess cars when parking.
Bonus Secret Place :
Well at first we think this hotel didn't have much place to enjoy. But it's wrong they have 'secret' garden rooftop, on 4th floor. We must use stair to reach it and viola we can enjoy the scenery of Malang city with mountain on it's background. The grass and plants are well treatment. And even the soil is beach sand. Very interesting. A dining Chair & table are available to use, probably for hotel's evening/BBQ event. Reccomended to see in the morning or afternoon.
This is small budget hotel with higher price. But it's nice clean and have new looking apperance. Staff are very friendly and helpful. No special facility on the hotel so suitable for guess who just transit or need place to stay short time in Malang because its Good location on Malang city. Do not expect to many from this hotel.
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