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Old Town Guest House is just 2625 feet from the popular Jonker Street and 2953 feet from Mahkota Parade. It offers rooms with complimentary Wi-Fi access. Rooms are cooled with air conditioning and a fan. They feature either shared or private bathroom facilities. The guest house is 1969 feet from Porta de Santiago and 54 mi from Kuala Lumpur International Airport. Guests can have a quiet read in the library, use the common kitchen, or mingle with other travelers in the shared lounge. Old Town staff can also assist with bicycle rental and airport shuttle services.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

Old Town Guest House has been welcoming guests since Mar 19, 2014

Property Highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Malacca, this property has an excellent location score of 9.5!

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Room Type
1 full bed
1 twin bed
1 full bed
1 twin bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Malacca
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  • Miranda
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    The couple who own it are beyond lovely. Super helpful if you have any questions and just want to make sure you have the best time not only in Melaka but across Malaysia. The cakes in the morning were sooo good and coffees and teas available if...
  • Mohamed
    Unfortunately we stayed there for one night only so we didnt experience much but the place is great. Massive guesthouse but super clean and the owners are amazing. We loved how warm-welcoming they are :)
  • Dale
    Really friendly owners, with lots of recommendations. Even sent us off with some of their home-made banana bread.
  • Nicola
    We loved our stay: the room was comfortable and very clean and so was the rest of the guesthouse. But most importantly Maria, the owner, is so friendly and helpful. She not only bakes delicious cakes and cookies for her guests but also gave us...
  • Lameraviajera
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Quiet and clean, host is kind and clearly wants to ensure guests are comfortable. Good water pressure and temperature in shower.
  • Peter
    A very spacious, friendly and spotlessly clean guesthouse.The owners were so helpful and enjoyed chatting with their guests. There were always complementary goodies available including a delicious homemade banana and chocolate cake. They even...
  • Jakob
    This guesthouse is super comfy and spacious! Maria is a very lovely host who helped us a lot planning our days in Malacca. She made some banana cake during our stay which was delicious! Facilities are clean. We recommend staying there!
  • Big
    We and our kids really enjoyed our 2 nights stay due to the combination of the very clean, charming and quiet place with comfortable beds, nice & cool room and good breakfast and the great hospitality of Maria. The location was perfect and in...
  • Khairom
    Friendliest at the most. Very clean. Not that luxury place to stay but it feels like home. Very unique place I have ever experience.
  • Antoinette
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The lovely murals and color all over the walls. It made me happy to look at them. Maria and Chuo were exceptional hosts.

Property questions and answers
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  • checkin pukul berapa ya ? kalau checkin lambat bole ke ?

    Check in 3-11pm, jika lewat sila beritahu
    Answered on 29 December 2020
  • hii.. hotel ni dekat dengan afamosa ke

    A Famosa St Paul Hill 400 meters
    Answered on 5 June 2022
  • any car park site to be recommended?

    Public parking available, payable on Wednesday to Sunday, 9am - 5pm, free on Monday and Tuesday and public holiday.
    Answered on 4 July 2022
  • Hello .. what type of breakfast u provide ?

    coffee, tea, bread, jam and butter.
    Answered on 30 November 2021
  • my mum 72 years has knee problems. 2 adults only 3D2N. can u arrange ground floor room?

    All rooms located on the first floor. Need to use the staircase. Not suitable for guests with knee problems. Apologies for the inconvenience.
    Answered on 4 July 2022
  • Kalau masuk awal kne cas lebih ke?

    Check in start pukul 3pm. Kalau sampai awal, kalau bilik dah siap, boleh terus masuk, tak payah bayar lebih pun.
    Answered on 20 June 2022
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Host Info

Company review score: 9.9Based on 298 reviews from 1 property
1 managed property

Company info

Having been travelers ourselves, we’ve tried to incorporate all the little things we’ve noticed and liked to create a great place to stay.

Neighborhood info

Conveniently located near historic Bukit Cina, we're not in the touristy part of Melaka but still walking distance roughly 400 meters from all the sites (Red Square, Chinatown, Riverside & Jonker Walk) and we're surrounded by food courts and famous eateries.

Languages Spoken


Area info *

Amenities of Old Town Guest House
Great facilities! Review score, 9

Most popular amenities
  • Family rooms
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Airport shuttle
  • Air conditioning
  • Towels
  • Linens
  • Shared kitchen
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Malay

House rules

Old Town Guest House takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM to 11:00 PM


From 7:30 AM to 12:00 PM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 11 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

10+ years
Extra bed upon request
MYR 30 per person, per night

Prices for extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no cribs available at this property.

All extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Payments by takes your payment for this stay on behalf of the property, but make sure you have cash for any extras once you get there.


Smoking is not allowed.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

From 1st January 2023, a tourist tax of RM 10 per room per night is applied to all foreign guests. This tax is not included in the room rate and must be paid upon check-in. Guests with a valid Malaysian Identity Card or valid permanent residents MY PR Card are exempted.

Please inform Old Town Guest House of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Old Town Guest House

  • Old Town Guest House is 2,150 feet from the center of Malacca. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Room options at Old Town Guest House include:

    • Double
    • Quad
    • Triple
    • Twin

  • Old Town Guest House offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Bicycle rental

  • Check-in at Old Town Guest House is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • The prices at Old Town Guest House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.