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Matahari Lodge Reviews

58-1, Jalan Hang Kasturi, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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797 Total Reviews
  • 86%Value For Money
  • 87%Security
  • 95%Location
  • 88%Staff
  • 79%Atmosphere
  • 83%Cleanliness
  • 77%Facilities

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Service was ok. The breakfast more messed up than tasty or worth to mention. For a short night Ok, but nothing to stay longer.


Love the location, and very happy to get toast for breakfast. Only downside was lack of windows in dorms but a very good place otherwise.


Good hostel. thnx


Near to LRT Station of Pasar Seni... Easy to find... Nearby Petaling Strees & Central Market... Will stay again in this hostel...


best place to stay! Super nice staff, perfect location, right next to LRT station, bus terminal, central market, chinatown, 7/11,......great atmosphere too. Initially I was going to stay only for 3 night but extended for one month. highly recommendable. plus, they got cheap beer. cheers

  • 26th Apr 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Germany
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


Would not stay anywhere else in KL


This place and the staff and the location are awesome! Not only is it super affordable and in a cool location you honestly feel like you're home-- I couldn't even be bothered to leave and explore KL! LOL. I will most certainly be back and the free breakfast is tops as well!!!


Only slight downside was it's not fantastically easy to spot if you're coming with the bus station on your left. None of the taxis knew where it was even though in hindsight it's really well located. Fantastic staff, really helpful in telling you what to do around the city. Would def stay again :)


A great place for a visit in KL. The location is great, beside Chinatown and in front of Pasar Seni station. Only 10 minutes walk from the main square. There's a quiet but really friendly atmosphere and the stuff is amazing and really really helpful, you ask them anything you need and they will give you a hand in the most friendly way. Our double room was basic but comfortable, spacious and nicely cool thanks to the fan and a/c in the corridor. We'll definitely stay again if we go back to KL!


It's a nice place!!

  • 16th Apr 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Thailand
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


It is very good located in the city in Chinatown, a few steps to the train, Merdeka Square, Mosques, Chinatown, Bus terminal, the hostel has air con in the all floors and the staff is helpful and friendly, also has free breakfast.


Great little spot close to train station and China town. Area might be a bit dodgy at night for those living in the first world. Regards to the hostel, you get more than what you pay for.


good value for money, friendly staff :)

  • 9th Apr 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Serbia
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


I was just in town for a visa run from Thailand...the location was excellent as it was right by the sky train that went towards the Thai embassy. The rooms were simple but more than sufficient for my needs...the staff were all super friendly and accommodating!


Nice place with friendly staff and very helpful. Very close to train and free bus station. Easy to get around on public transport from here and not too far away! It's a good location! Good value for money!


nice room, great atmosphere and very clean

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