River One Residence - Malacca

60-62 Jalan Kampung Pantai, Malacca, Malaysia, 75200  show map
 2 stars
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River One Residence - Malacca

Wi-Fi
Parking

No parking

Kitchen facilities

Shared kitchen

Air conditioning
Check-in/ Check-out

Express check-in/ -out

Luggage storage
No pets allowed
24-hour

24-hour reception

Overview

Overlooking the Melaka River, the heritage 2-star River One Residence offers currency exchange and a safety deposit box.

Malacca River is 500 meters from the hostel and Jonker Street is about 100 meters away. Guests will enjoy Chinese and Asian cuisine of Tee Soon Loong Chan Teo Chew Seafood Restaurant, which is about 200 meters away.

River One Residence is a short commute from the central station.

Rooms

This property has 14 guestrooms including Double Room, 4-bed mixed Dorm, Family Room and Twin Room appointed with a laptop-size safe, individual climate control and a minibar. The rooms also feature a parquet floor and wooden furnishing. Rooms include access to family bathrooms.

Eat & Drink

A shared kitchen is offered on site. Facilities like a microwave and utensils are provided.

Services

Guests can rent bicycles to explore the local sites.

Relax

There are a flat-screen TV and Wi-Fi available in a communal room.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hostel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   14.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Terrace

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 10 am FREE

Children and extra beds

Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hostel

hostel River One Residence - Malacca Malacca location
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Hostel Address:

60-62 Jalan Kampung Pantai, Malacca, Malaysia, 75200

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City Center
  • Malacca
    4300 ft
Restaurants
  • Riverine Coffeehouse (cuisine: Nonya)
    500 ft
  • Chung Wah Chicken Rice Ball
    600 ft
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    14

Rooms and availability

River One Residence photos Exterior Hotel information
Twin Room
  • Room size:

    295 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Fan
  • Parquet floor
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shared toilet
  • Media:Socket near the bed
River One Residence photos Exterior Hotel information
Family Room
  • Room size:

    305 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Fan
  • Parquet floor
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shared toilet
  • Media:Socket near the bed

River One Residence Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center4000 ft
  • Portuguese Square1.5 mi

Places of interest

  • St. Paul's Church1400 ft
  • A'Famosa1700 ft
  • Princess Hang Li Poh's well2000 ft
  • St. Peter's Church2300 ft
  • Melaka Sentral1.6 mi

Shopping areas

  • Plaza Hang Tuah2000 ft
  • Dataran Pahlawan Melaka Megamall2300 ft
  • Mahkota Parade3000 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Christ Church Melaka700 ft
  • Christ Church700 ft
  • Church of St. Francis Xavier700 ft
  • The Stadthuys1000 ft
  • Jonker Street1000 ft
  • Melaka Clock Tower1000 ft
  • Porta de Santiago1700 ft
  • Sam Po Keng Temple2000 ft
  • Sam Po Kong Temple2000 ft
  • Mahkota Medical Centre3300 ft
  • Eye on Malaysia4000 ft

Local attractions

  • Zoo Melaka6.8 mi
    Lebuh Ayer Keroh, Ayer Keroh
  • Chinatown - Melaka11.6 mi
    MelakaMalaysia

Near the hostel

  • Cheng Ho Cultural Museum500 ft
    51 Lorong Hang Jebat, Melaka
  • Kampung Hulu Mosque800 ft
    Jalan Tukang Emas, Melaka
  • Christ Church1000 ft
    Jalan Kota, Melaka
  • Queen Victoria's Fountain1000 ft
    Jalan Gereja, Melaka
  • St. Francis Xavier Church800 ft
    Bukit St Paul, Melaka
  • Hokkien Huay Kuan Temple900 ft
    Jalan Hang Jebat, No. 23, Melaka
  • Cheng Hoong Teng Temple1000 ft
    No.25 Jalan ToKong, Melaka

Restaurants nearby

  • Riverine Coffeehouse500 ft

    Address: 108 , Lorong Hang Jebat ( 1st Cross Street )
    Phone: +60177556767

    72% likes this, based on 109 reviews
    Cuisine: Nonya

  • Tee Soon Loong Chan Teo Chew Seafood Restaurant500 ft

    Address: 55 Jalan Hang Kasturi
    Phone: +6062822353

    61% likes this, based on 95 reviews
    Cuisine: Chinese

  • East & West Rendezvous Cafe500 ft

    Address: 60 Lorong Hang Jebat

    70% likes this, based on 17 reviews
    Cuisine: Asian

  • Chung Wah Chicken Rice Ball600 ft

    Address: Jonker Street

    62% likes this, based on 128 reviews

  • Honky Tonk Haven500 ft

    Address: 68 Lorong Hang Jebat
    Phone: 012 6050446

    86% likes this, based on 16 reviews
    Cuisine: Mediterranean

Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    14
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River One Residence Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at River One Residence

Average guest rating

8.0out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 127 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    10.0

    This is my second visit to Melaka and also second time stay at River One Guest House. Guess what? Fall in love with this place... As usual Mr William the host ..very cheerful and helpful guy update me the current event in Melaka. He bring me to Aloha Club ( with other guest from New Zealand - 2 persons + German - 2) so.. All of us are 6 person. That club was great entertainment which have live band music and disco..Mr William know the owner of the personally ... we got vvip table and welcome ( personally greet by the owner - 1 of Melaka tycoon ) also very cheap beer..

  • Couple
    6.6

    The River One is certainly value for money, but it's really basic. If you're looking for comfort, this is not the place (shower was cold in the morning). On the other hand, location is good, the room is clean and the people are friendly.

    Cold showers poor noise isolation

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    It gives a home like feelings and the rate is very affordable. It is clean and the staff are friendly and helpful. The back of the Guest House, is the river hence it offers a nice space for a beer and to relax during sunset period. Amenities and good foods are around corner. The famous Malacca landmarks and tourist attractions are within walking distance.

    The room lacks storage space such as wardrobe. For those who are light sleepers, I recommend that you do not take the rooms facing the street, as the vehicle movement noise could disturb yr sleep.

  • Group of friends
    5.8

    Good Location, Short Distance to Jonker Walk Street.

    Cleanliness in room needs to be improve.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    The location itself is the main reason why we stayed at River One. All the places to go is within walking distance Jonker Street? Like 3-5mins away. It's my first experience to stay in a guest house I was afraid that the place will be uncoftable but river one proved me wrong. This is one of the conftable places i've been to. Homey room, great owner Terrie is really helpful made our stay memorable. Thank you for sharing your stories with us. View of the river is really great. Clean toilets :) m&g

  • Couple
    8.2

    Very friendly & helpful staff! The host makes you feel like home! Backdoor goes straight to the melaka river with beautiful view!

    It would perfect with a private bathroom, even it comes at a surcharge!

  • Single
    8.8

    * Excellent location - right next to Jonker St * Very clean - room, sitting area, toilets, kitchen, etc * Room - basic furniture, but comfortable * Staff - really friendly & hospitable * Price - excellent value for money

    * Pet (cat) allowed to roam the entire building - including kitchen. It is not hygienic!

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    Very convenient and right in the city center. Comfortable and very affordable. Staff was helpful and nice.

    Wifi wasn't working. Would be better with drinking water dispenser on the top floor.

  • Family with children
    10.0

    The location is great,very relaxing as it is right beside the river and it s close to all major attractions in melaka. We enjoyed our stay so much, William is very helpful and considerate, would def. Stay again if going back

    The room face the street can be a little noisy with all motorbikes weaving through. But we were so tired from site seeing that didn't bother us at all, although do avoid this side of the room if you intent to have a quiet night.

  • Couple
    7.0

    The owner was very helpfull and friendly. No gender/race/nationality prejudice.

  • Couple
    9.2

    The location was great!! Not far from the clock town and heritage area. Hotel located along the river, nice view. The staff very helpful and friendly.

  • Family with children
    9.2

    The guest house was great. There was hardly anything more that one could ask for in such an establishment. The place was generally clean and comfortable. Everything was well maintained and in good working condition. The location was good and just a stones throw from the Chinatown night street market. It had a good view of the Malacca river which was just behind the guest house. There were even a table and chairs out back where you can sit and enjoy the river view. Most importantly, the service was good. The owner William was very helpful to everyone and even allowed us to use the hose to wash our bird droppings coated cars in front of the guest house before leaving.

    If you drive, parking can be difficult to find. Make sure you stay away from the trees unless you want to have your car peppered full of bird droppings.

  • Group of friends
    9.6

    the staff so friendly,cheap,clean,comfort suitable for backpacker or photographer to take the picture during sunrise :)

  • Group of friends
    9.2

    The resting place upstairs that can see the beautiful night view of Malacca River.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    i like the view outside the hostel

How to reach hostel

hostel River One Residence - Malacca Malacca location
Show big map »

Hostel Address:

60-62 Jalan Kampung Pantai, Malacca, Malaysia, 75200

Get directions
City Center
  • Malacca
    4300 ft
Restaurants
  • Riverine Coffeehouse (cuisine: Nonya)
    500 ft
  • Chung Wah Chicken Rice Ball
    600 ft
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    14