Jonker Street Melaka, Places to Stay Within Walking Distance
Jonker Street is one of the most famous spot to be visited in Malacca. With a wide array of hotels in Jonker Street, visitors are exposed for choices when it comes to choosing an accommodation that is within their budget, strategically located, and acts as the perfect retreat after a long day of exploring the historical city of Malacca. Most hotels in Jonker Street are strategically located within walking distances to Malacca’s historical attraction such as Bangunan Merah, A’Famosa, Baba Nyonya Heritage Museum, and Cheng Hoon Teng Temple. From a tradional-themed hotel that is exquisitely authentic to a luxury budget hotel with an impressive structure that is surrounde amongst antiquated shop houses, this is our Top 4 Hotels in Jonker Street caters to all needs and budget levels, while offering impeccable service, top-notch facilities, and quality accommodations:
1. Hotel Puri Melaka
Hotel Puri Melaka is a boutique hotel in the heart of the old city of Malacca. It is a 20 minute drive from the North-South Highway (Malacca, Ayer Keroh exit), and 5 minutes from the central bus station. Surrounded by antique and bric-a-brac shops, it is only a stroll away from Malaccas historical precinct. The hotel is a carefully restored Peranakan house which once belonged to the descendants of an eminent philanthropist and rubber plantation owner, Tan Kim Seng. Extending 100 meters long, its distinct characteristics are its beautiful and intricately decorated facade and the impressive length of the house. Retaining its old charm, Hotel Puri Melaka provides modern amenities to its hotel guests.
2. Casa Del Rio
Located in Malacca Town, Casa del Rio Melaka is a leisurely stroll from popular sights such as St Paul’s Church and A Famosa. This 66-room, 5-star hotel has a full-service spa along with an outdoor pool and free in-room WiFi. It’s on a river and also a short walk from Baba Nyonya Heritage Museum and Baba-Nonya. Casa del Rio Melaka’s 66 rooms are air-conditioned and provide furnished balconies, iPod docks, and minibars. Guests can expect 42-inch flat-screen TVs with cable channels and DVD players, along with free WiFi and wired Internet. Select Comfort beds sport pillow menus and down comforters, and bathrooms offer deep soaking tubs, rainfall showers, hair dryers, and free toiletries. Other standard amenities include coffee makers, free newspapers, and free bottled water.
3. The Explorer Hotel
Located opposite the Dataran Pahlawan Melaka Megamall, The Explorer Hotel has bright and modern rooms with free WiFi. It features its own restaurant, free private parking and a 24-hour front desk. The Explorer Hotel is within walking distance of Mahkota Parade, 400 m from Porta de Santiago, 600 m from Christ Church and 1.1 km from Sam Po Kong Temple. Kuala Lumpur International Airport is 87 km away.
All rooms are air-conditioned and have a private bathroom with shower, hairdryer and free toiletries.
At The Explorer Hotel you will find a garden. Other facilities offered at the property include luggage storage and a children’s playground.
4. Imperial Heritage
If you are looking for a luxury budget hotel, the one that let you stay comfortably while saving your pocket, Imperial Heritage is the perfect choice. Strategically located in Melaka, The Imperial Heritage Melaka offers modern and homely accommodation with free WiFi access throughout the property. It features a splash pool, fitness centre, a 24-hour front desk and free parking space on site. Just 400 m from Porta de Santiago, the hotel is within 700 m from Christ Church and Sam Po Kong Temple. Kuala Lumpur International Airport is approximately 87 km away.
Offering views of the city, air-conditioned rooms and suites come with a wardrobe, a flat-screen TV, a laptop-compatible safe and ironing facilities. Minibar and electric kettle are also included. The en suite bathroom has hairdryer and shower facility.
At The Imperial Heritage Melaka, guests can approach the friendly staff for assistance with luggage storage, laundry/dry cleaning services and meeting/banquet arrangements. Airport transfers and shuttle services can be provided at a surcharge. Guests have access to tablet computer facilities at the Pomelo Networking Lounge on the first floor.