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Set in a restored 1930's shop house, Sojourn Beds & Café is an affordable and cosy accommodation situated in Taiping. Offering free WiFi access, it features comfortable rooms that are cooled with air conditioning.

Guests have access to the shared bathroom facilities featuring heated showers and a hairdryer.

At Sojourn Beds & Café, you will find friendly and helpful staff who can assist with travel information. Other facilities include a charming garden terrace, shared lounge and luggage storage space.

The accommodation is placed 44.1 miles away from Penang International Airport and Penang Bridge.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

Sojourn Beds & Cafe has been welcoming guests since 4 Nov 2014.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.5)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.


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Room type
1 single bed
1 bunk bed
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This property is part of the Travel Sustainable programme, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • Hi, how far is Taman Tasik from your place? Having a running event next month, I plan to walk from your place. Thanks.
    Hi, from Sojourn to Taman Tasik Taiping is only 5 minutes walk. Thank you and regards
    Answered on 19 July 2022
  • can i know is there available one bed one room only?
    hi, one queen bed / double bed in one room is available, another option is one double decker in one room, pay single rate.
    Answered on 19 April 2022
  • Hi, do you have motorcycles for rent? thank you
    Hi sorry for delayed, we have bicycle. Thank you.
    Answered on 25 April 2023
  • I want to book for tonight but my train doesn't arrive until 1844. is it possible for your reception to stay open beyond 1830hours. thanks
    Our reception close at 7pm, but 10pm on friday, saturday and sunday. However we will be able to arrange the late check in for you. Thank you.
    Answered on 9 February 2023
  • hi, may I know more about parking please. is that roadside pay parking or park at your property? what's the parking fee? Thank you
    We have one reservied parking. First come first serve. There are parking space along the street (coupon/perak@park app). 8am to 6pm. Hourly 0.60.
    Answered on 30 October 2021
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Managed by Tricia Woo

Company review score: 9.8Based on 282 reviews from 1 property
1 managed property

Company information

Current host - Tricia, a born in Taiping passionate nature and art lover. She knows good foods, good arts, a kind heart ready to help whenever you need one. (2014 to 2017) Yin and Ken founded Sojourn Beds & Cafe guesthouse in 2014 when there were no other guesthouses in Taiping. Miss Yin was born in Taiping to a Malaysian-Chinese family and loves her home town. Mr Ken was born in London, but lived most of his life in Australia before adopting Malaysia as his new home. Yin and Ken are more than happy to share their insider tips to make sure that you get the most out of your stay in Taiping.

Property information

Sojourn Beds & Cafe guesthouse is situated in the very heart of Taiping, in a typical and classic renovated 1930’s shophouse. We offer our guests comfortable and cozy accommodation, with spacious lounges to chill out and socialise with other travellers. Enjoy a slow and leisurely morning in our downstairs cafe with inside and outside seating, whilst enjoying complimentary 24/7 coffee & tea. Upstairs, you can enjoy two lounges and our garden terrace. We have 8 dorm beds and 4 private rooms, all with shared bathrooms. We take pride in keeping our guesthouse spotlessly clean for our guests.

Neighbourhood information

Our guesthouse is adjacent to the major sights, tourist office/clock tower, banks, money changer, post office, and day and night food court. The train station is 1.4km (a 19-minute walk) and the town bus station is 900m (a 12-minute walk) away. A perfect location for exploring beautiful Taiping!

Languages spoken

Property surroundings *
Facilities of Sojourn Beds & Cafe
Great facilities! Review score, 9.1
Most popular facilities
Free WiFi
Non-smoking rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Bath or shower
  • Slippers
  • Shared toilet
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Linen
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Lockers
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Fan
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Malay
  • Chinese

House rules

Sojourn Beds & Cafe takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 14:00 to 18:30


From 08:00 to 11:00



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children are not allowed.

Cot and extra bed policies

Adult (18+ years)
Extra bed upon request
MYR 30 per person, per night

Prices for extra beds are not included in the total price, and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

There are no cots available at this property.

All extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

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


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are 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 note that this property is a non-smoking property. Guests can use the designated smoking areas on the terrace or at the front entrance only.
Please note that pets cannot be accommodated.
Please note that payment at the property must be made in cash only. Prepayment can be made via wire transfer. Please contact the property directly for more information.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Please inform Sojourn Beds & Cafe in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

FAQs about Sojourn Beds & Cafe

  • Check-in at Sojourn Beds & Cafe is from 14:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Sojourn Beds & Cafe is 950 yards from the centre of Taiping.

  • Sojourn Beds & Cafe offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Bicycle rental

  • The prices at Sojourn Beds & Cafe may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Room options at Sojourn Beds & Cafe include:

    • Double
    • Bed in Dormitory
    • Twin
    • Triple