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I really hope I could stay longer in this hostel. Inside the hostel, there is a open area where everyone can enjoy the air and have meals and chats. Look upon, there is a big tree. I arrived almost in the midnight and sipped white coffee under the tree. That's memory that I would never forget.
Central location, but also the oldest and smelliest part of the city; there are three public areas in the hostel, including one fairly quiet one upstairs; consistently good internet round the clock; excessively cold air conditioning in dorms (I noticed everyone sleeping in the fetal position); bring your own lock if you want to lock your locker; towels are given out on rent basis; laundry is relatively expensive.
So far so good. My second time staying at this hostel.
I arrived in the wee hour of the morning and the security staff on the midnight shift was very helpful to get me to my bed in the shortest period. I really appreciate that.
It's not so easy to find. Very safe and clean.
There is a very noisy club behind the premise that plays dance music every night from 21:00-3:00. This was disturbing my sleep so I changed the hotel. A church is also next to the hostel, so they start singing early in Sunday mornings. Having wifi connection in each guestrooms is excellent! Even 5-star hotels in KL didn't have this service.
- Novice Nomad
- Female, 31-40
- (1 review)
Thank you for providing us with such a great experience. You really did think of all those little extra things that you appreciate as a backpacker like peanut butter, movie room, powerful hot showers and a large locker.
Great hostel; friendly staff and a central location which allows you to easily get wherever you'd like to go.
Great hostel, great staff. Loved my stay here. A little more expensive than some other hostels in KL but totally worth it.
Backhome felt like a home for me! compared to the rest of KL this place was the tidiest I could find in the whole city! lovely and helpful stuff and awesome design of the whole hostel! location was awesome too cos it was close to nearly everyhting! would got there definitely again if i should visit KL!!!
We stayed here for 3 nights in total in a double room - spacious clean and with locking drawer. The whole hostel is lovely. The only slight disappointment was being charged for extras - bag storage, towels, etc, and unusually on our double bed we got just 2 single rugs and no sheet. However there were some lovely bonuses too - discounted entrance to attractions, option of local breakfast some days, free water/tea/coffee all day, huge book swap, TV room, booked us taman Negara tour. Thankyou!
A great hostel; really relaxed friendly atmosphere with great indoor/outdoor space. The rooms are clean, with massive lockers, plug socket and a reading light at every bunk, plus a sink and mirror (handy when you're heading out for the evening). A genuinely lovely place - one of the best hostels I've stopped in.
It was a lovely surprise to find such a jewel of a hostel in KL which most of the streets and public places are full of trash and filth. The hostel had nice place to sit outside and eat, had a fridge to keep the produce and the beds neatly stacked.The staff helpful with the PC and skype and the location close to the major MRT or MTR. Thanks for extending such good service to a globtrotter like me. The young man carried my lugguage up the stairs . Just delightful experience. Miriam Stevens
Good and clean hostel. Its well located but a little overpriced.
Great place to stay! Good location, friendly staff, good facilities, great place to meet other travellers. Minor improvement -could have somewhere to lock up baggage while waiting to get your room -however where it was under the stairs was ok. Only negative really was another guest. Honestly who stands & smokes while waiting for the shower -disgusting!
I enjoyed my stay very much!!
- Novice Nomad
- Male, 31-40
- (1 review)
The Receptionist is so approachable. I will recommend 101% to my colleague. Thanks and see you soon!
BackHome is a nice place to stay for backpackers. The private double bedrooms are secure and comfortable. The attached cafe has delicious food for a reasonable price. The hostel also has good common areas for meeting fellow travelers. BackHome's staff is quite excellent. Everyone was very helpful, and tried to make our stay enjoyable. In addition, the hostel also has a great location. It is within walking distance to numerous attractions, such as Little India, Central Market, and KLCC.