The Explorers Guesthouse and Hostel

No 128 & 130 Jalan Tun H.S Lee, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Distance from city centre: 1.3km
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Rating: 88%from 16 reviews

  • 85%Atmosphere
  • 91%Staff
  • 88%Security
  • 88%Cleanliness
  • 90%Location
  • 88%Value for money
  • 87%Facilities
We are a brand new hostel opened in June 2010, nestled right in the hub of the vibrant Kuala Lumpur city,

Please note that all our facilities are on shared basis as we are designed with backpackers and independent travellers in mind. To upkeep the environment of a backpackers hostel, we do have a policy of no children under the age of 12.

==Note==
Due to the limited capacity of our dorm rooms, we regret that we no longer accept online bookings by local residents for dormitory beds. All bookings made by local residents for dorm beds shall be considered null and void and the deposits paid online shall not be refundable. Nevertheless, we still accept bookings made by local residents for private rooms only.
Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Air Conditioning
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Free Breakfast
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • DVDs
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Linen Included
  • Security Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • No Curfew
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Steam Room
  • Taxes not included
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 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 Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

== Check In Policy ==

Check in time - 1500hrs

Check out time - 1200 Noon or a full rate will be applied.

Please note that all transactions are in CASH term only as we do not have facilities to handle payments in credit cards. Full payment in CASH will be collected DURING CHECK-IN.

In compliance with the new regulations by the Malaysian Government, a 6% Goods and Services Tax (GST) will be imposed on all room rates and products sold at our premises with effect from 1st April 2015. The 6% GST will be collected upon your arrival.

==Deposit==

A CASH security deposit of RM30.00 is required upon check-in. We will refund it to you upon your check-out (terms and conditions apply).

== Late Arrival ==

We have 24-hour reception so you can check-in anytime. You DO NOT have to e-mail/call our hostel if you are going to arrive later than the stated arrival time as we will usually keep your booking until 8 a.m. the following day of your scheduled check-in date..

== Early Arrival ==

If you arrive early, you may leave your luggage (FOC) with us but access to rooms will only be granted after 1500hrs.

== Cancellation / No Show Policy ==

*In case you need to cancel or modify your booking, you may do so via your MyWorld account. Pls follow the instructions provided by Hostelworld.com here http://www.hostelworld.com/supportcentre.php.

*In the event of cancellation or no show, the deposit and booking fees paid to Hostelworld are NON-REFUNDABLE. Kindly refer to Hostelworld’s Conditions in your e-mail confirmation sent by Hostelworld.

== Notes==

Due to the limited capacity of our dorm rooms, we regret that we no longer accept online bookings by local residents for DORMITORY BEDS. All bookings made by local residents for dorm beds shall be considered null and void and the deposits paid online shall not be refundable. Nevertheless, we still accept bookings made by local residents for PRIVATE ROOMS only.

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The Explorers Guesthouse and Hostel is located very near to Central Market and Kuala Lumpur Chinatown (Petaling Street) and it’s located just opposite the historical Sze Ya Temple.

The nearest LRT Station is PASAR SENI LRT Station and it is about 5 minutes’ walk away from our hostel.



We would like to advise that you print a copy of the map provided at Hostelworld.com for the exact location or take a look at the map before coming as Jalan Tun H S Lee is a very long road.



FROM KUALA LUMPUR INTERNATIONAL AIRPOT (KLIA)


By KLIA Express Train to KL Sentral Station:

1. Take the KLIA Express Train to KL Sentral Station . The train journey will take about 28 minutes and costs RM 55.00 one way. First train starts at 05:00 hrs while the last train departs at 01:00 hrs (every 15 minutes during peak hours/every 20 minutes during off-peak hours).

2. From KL Sentral Station, take the Rapid KL Kelana Jaya Line LRT to Pasar Seni Station (one station away from KL Sentral, operating from 6 a.m. till around 11.55 p.m. (Monday to Saturday) /11.25 p.m. (Sunday and Public Holidays including public holiday replacement). Costs RM1.30 one way.
3. After exiting from Pasar Seni LRT station (pls ensure that across the street is Central Market's big car park), pls walk towards Petaling Street (Chinatown) direction.

4. Before reaching Petaling Street, you will see Lai Foong Restaurant on your left at Jln Tun H S Lee junction.

5. Walk towards Lai Foong Restaurant. We are only a few doors' away from Lai Foong Restaurant.



The walk from Pasar Seni LRT station to our hostel takes about 5 minutes.

By Airport Coach to KL Sentral Station:


1. From KLIA, buy an Airport Coach (RM10 one way) ticket at the arrival hall. The bus will take you to the KL Sentral in the city in approx. 1 hr 15 minutes.
2. From KL Sentral, use LRT as described above.



FROM KUALA LUMPUR INTERNATIONAL AIRPOT TERMINAL 2 (KLIA2)


By KLIA Express Train to KL Sentral Station:


1. Take the KLIA Express Train to KL Sentral Station. The train journey will take about 33 minutes and costs RM 55.00 one way. First train starts at 04:55 hrs while the last train departs at 00:55 hrs (every 15 minutes during peak hours/every 20 minutes during off-peak hours).

2. From KL Sentral, use LRT as described above.



By Skybus/Aerobus to KL Sentral Station:


1. From KLIA2, buy a SKYBUS (RM10 one way)/ AEROBUS (RM10 one way) ticket at the arrival hall. The bus will take you to the KL Sentral in the city in approx. 1 hr 15 minutes.
2. From KL Sentral, use LRT as described above.



FROM KUALA LUMPUR INTERNATIONAL AIRPOT (KLIA/KLIA2) BY STAR SHUTTLE BUS TO CHINATOWN AREA:



1. From KLIA/KLIA2, buy a STAR SHUTTLE (RM10 one way) bus ticket. The bus will take you to CHINATOWN AREA in approx. 1 hr 15 minutes.

2. Then walk along Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock towards Petaling Street (Chinatown)/Kotaraya shopping complex.
3. You will walk past Jalan Sultan (where you can see a Nando’s outlet) and Jalan Petaling (with Petaling Street arch and a big TV screen), turn right at Jalan Tun H.S Lee junction where Lai Foong Restaurant is located. Our hostel is just 50m from the junction.



FROM KUALA LUMPUR INTERNATIONAL AIRPOT (KLIA/KLIA2) BY TAXI


1. Book your taxi via metered taxi counter/airport taxi counter.

2.Give the taxi driver the address and tell him that our hostel is near Central Market (Pasar Seni) and Bangkok Bank. Please ask the taxi driver to turn to Jalan Petaling (beside Kotaraya shopping complex, opposite Petaling Street arch). After that, turn left at Winsin Hotel and turn left again to Jalan Tun H S Lee at Bangkok Bank.
3. The journey will take about 1 hr.
4. Cost: Approximately RM80.00 to RM100.00. Please take note that between 12am to 6am, there is a surcharge of 50%.



WALKING FROM MASJID JAMEK LRT STATION

From Masjid Jamek LRT Station, walk along Jalan Tun Perak towards Pudu Sentral/Bukit Bintang direction. Turn right at Jalan Tun H.S Lee junction. Then walk along Jalan Tun H.S Lee until you see Bangkok Bank on your right. The hostel is about 50m from Bangkok Bank on the same street.

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