PODs The Backpackers Home
Located just a stone throw away from KL Sentral,a hub of public transportation. We offer inexpensive options to fit any budget, with breakfast included, we give you comfortable lodging with a common area that has TV, a library with games and free wifi.
A newly opened Backpackers Place in Brickfields, Malaysia's Little India, we can assure you we are clean. A good base for your KL adventure and an excellent jumping off point for your South East Asean exploration we take care of you so you can have fun. We honour diversity. Comfortable and cosy you can rest. assured.
We offer free R2B2 wheelie tours which allows you to experiance KL through the eyes of the locals. Take the road less travelled, and you can discover the traditional and experimental arts, learn about our local history and cultural diversity by linking and meeting with Friends of PODs.
A health conscious hostel, we have a no smoking on premises policy, and encourage recycling. Pure Vegetarian food available across the street. All our toilets are shared and POD rooms are partitioned with walls that do not reach the ceiling.
Our hostel has a strict no smoking in common area, rooms and dorm policy.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 hour reception
- Age Restriction
- Air Conditioning
- Board Games
- Book exchange
- Breakfast Included
- Cable TV
- Ceiling fan
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Not Accepted
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free Wifi
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- Key Card Access
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Mini Supermarket
- Non Smoking
- Reading Light
- Safety Deposit Box
- Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels Included
- Washing Machine
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 2 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
Our property only deals with cash and we charge a deposit of RM20 per person upon check in, which will be refunded when you check out.
Property style premises are not suitable for children below 18.
PODs cannot guarantee that groups will be put in the same dorms due to uncontrollable circumstances.
Our check-in time is at 2pm and check-out time is at 12pm. Early check-in is subject to bed availability. If we deem the guests unsuitable, we reserve the right to turn them away.
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We’re in Brickfields, located very close to KL Sentral, the main hub of the city’s railway station:
By bus: From the airports (KLIA or KLIA2), it is best to take bus to KL Sentral (1 hour), for RM10.
By train: Express train from the airports (KLIA or KLIA2) to KL Sentral takes only 30 minutes for RM35.
Once inside KL Sentral, make your way up by an escalator to get yourself inside Nu Sentral shopping mall located just next to KL Sentral and head towards KL Sentral monorail station. Exit the mall and you will reach KL Sentral monorail station located at a pedestrian bridge. Walk through the bridge to cross Jalan Tun Sambanthan, the main road.
At the end of the bridge, go down a well designed escalator and then walk further a little bit until you see a small street on your left before De Sentral Hotel. Turn left and walk further to Jalan Thambipillay and you will see PODs The Backpackers Home (light green color signboard) right in front of you.
PODs The Backpackers Home is very close to KL Sentral, the transportation hub of KL. Buses, trains, monorail, LRT, KTM and taxi's are easily found. Hence travelling to local attractions such as The Golden Triangle, Chinatown, Midvalley, Lake Gardens, Thean Hou Temple and the National Museum or links connecting to other states in the country is very convenient. There are many local food stores available in the area, as well as banks, money changers, post office, and 24-hour convenience stores.