I stayed at River View for 4 nights and loved it!
It is in the perfect location, easy walking distance to most places and right by the river.
I stayed in the dorm room at the front and it was fine, maybe the bunk bed could do with replacing though. There is only 3 people in this room which is great too.
There are 3 shower/toilet rooms but I never found that I had to wait for one.
The building is lovely (see my photos I added) with a great communal area.
The whole stay was made better by Raymond who will go out of his way to help his guests. When I checked in he gave me a complimentary drink and a map which he explained in detail. I haven't had that service from a guesthouse before!
Also the complimentary cakes, bread and fruit is a nice touch in the morning. I looked forward to seeing what there was each day. They were delicious and Raymond said that his wife bakes them everyday.
I could easily stay here again.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- The guest house offers accommodation in comfortable twin or double bedded rooms with fan and common bathrooms (hot & cold shower) for up to 14 guests. Towels are provided for guest use. Drinking water, coffee & tea is provided complimentary. The back deck terrace has a magnificent view of the Melaka River. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- River View Guest House Hotel Melaka