The Explorer

The Explorer


1, Jalan Plaza Merdeka, Malacca, Malaysia

ExcellentBased on 4 reviews


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About The Explorer

The Explorer Hotel provides 3-star accommodation in Malacca. It also features free Wi-Fi, a rooftop terrace and a playground.

After a day of exploring the local region, guests can relax in th...

Good to Know

To Downtown0.9 mi
Nearest airportMalacca Batu Berendum
Distance to airport5.1 mi


Check-in time3:00 PM
Check-out time12:00 PM
InternetFree Wi-Fi
Payment & CancellationPolicies vary by room type and provider.
Front desk number+60 6288 2662

Amenities at The Explorer

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


  • Enhanced cleaning
  • Restaurant
  • Coffee machine
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Increased accessibility
  • Hairdryer
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • Desk
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Elevator
  • Garden
  • Air-conditioned
  • 24hr front desk
  • Free toiletries
  • Storage available


  • Playground


  • Business center
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Concierge service
  • Multi-lingual staff

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Reviews for The Explorer

Very goodBased on 4 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • "great location clean , good staff." (in 229 reviews)
  • Clean room and helpful staff. (in 137 reviews)
  • Within walking distance to Makhota Parade. (in 93 reviews)
Cons -
  • The room have broken door. (in 177 reviews)
  • Really bad experience n worst hotel (in 54 reviews)
  • Need to get parking ticket. (in 20 reviews)

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6.8 Okay
It was fairly ok. Had to switch rooms as we were given a room which blacked out every hour. Small room but comfy bed.
6.7 Okay
ok but could have been better.
7.4 Good
Average hotel with good facilities The only issue is room is too small

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Where is The Explorer

Most Popular Landmarks

Mahkota Parade Shopping Mall0.1 mi
Dataran Pahlawan Melaka Megamall0.1 mi
A Famosa0.2 mi

Getting Around

Malacca Makhota Medical Centre0.2 mi
Malacca Mahkota Hotel0.2 mi
Malacca Novotel0.4 mi
Malacca The Straits Hotel And Suites0.4 mi
Malacca Mimosa Hotel0.7 mi
Malacca Swiss Garden Hotel Melaka0.9 mi

FAQs when booking at The Explorer

With a distance of 5.1 mi between The Explorer and the nearest airport, Malacca Batu Berendum Airport, the drive typically takes about 0h 10m depending on traffic. Be sure to check traffic trends near the hotel and airport as some areas experience higher traffic than others and can increase your expected travel time.

The Explorer is just 0.9 mi away from the center of Malacca. You can easily get to other landmarks from The Explorer, including Christ Church, which has been found to be a popular place to visit amongst tourists.

The best way to contact The Explorer is by calling +60 6288 2662.

Yes, The Explorer has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

Check-out should be before 12:00 PM. For checking in at The Explorer, guests should plan for any time after 3:00 PM on the day of their scheduled arrival.

Yes - The Explorer does have a restaurant.

You can walk to A Famosa while staying at The Explorer - you’ll be about 0.2 mi away.

Cheng Hoon Teng Temple is also a popular place to see in Malacca. It is 0.6 mi from The Explorer.

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