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More about this hotel:
    Nearest transport:
  • LRT Train Station - Masjid Jamek (0.2 Km / 3 min walk)
    Area recommended for:
  • shopping
  • sightseeing
  • restaurants
    Distance to airport:
  • Subang Airport (16.0 Km)
  • Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport (16.8 Km)
    Customer comments:
  • "Close to Chinatown ", "Friendly staff", "Modern room design"
    Top nearby attractions:
  • Masjid Jamek (0.2 Km / 3 min walk)
  • Little India KL (0.3 Km / 4 min walk)
  • Sultan Abdul Samad Building (0.4 Km / 5 min walk)
  • Central Market (0.4 Km / 5 min walk)

Note: Distances are measured as a straight line.

Backhome KL

Chinatown, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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Features of Backhome KL


Hotel Facilities

  • airport transfer
  • business center
  • coffee shop
  • family room
  • gift/souvenir shop
  • laundry service
  • lockers
  • luggage storage
  • photocopying
  • printer
  • restaurant
  • safety deposit boxes
  • shared lounge/TV area
  • smoking area
  • ticket service
  • tours

Sports and Recreation

  • garden

Internet

  • free Wi-Fi in all rooms
  • Wi-Fi in public areas

Languages Spoken

  • Chinese (Cantonese)
  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • English
  • Malay

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Hostel description
Opened in July 2009, Backhome KL has been listed as one of the best hostels in Malaysia. Offering...see more Opened in July 2009, Backhome KL has been listed as one of the best hostels in Malaysia. Offering quality accommodation in Kuala Lumpur, Backhome KL is a popular pick for both business and leisure travelers. The property is converted into contemporary spaces with natural materials. Each room is designed for privacy and equipped with large beds, individual reading lamps, and power points. The common areas are bright and airy for guests to interact with fellows. Here, the staff is friendly and passionate to share information about local eateries, customs, and places to hang out. To ensure guest’s security, the hostel provides 24-hour security cameras, individual lockers, and a night watchman. Housekeepers are also available to make sure that all beds and areas in the property are clean. With an ideal location and facilities to match, Backhome KL hits the spot in many ways.
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Business travelers (14)

Couples (55)

Solo travelers (496)

Families with young children (7)

Families with older children (16)

Groups (80)

Excellent
8.7
Value for Money
9.0
Location
8.9
Staff Performance
9.1
Hotel Condition/Cleanliness
9.0
Room Comfort/Standard
8.9
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Sarah D. Solo travelers
United Kingdom, February 05, 2016
This place makes other hostels look very average

The staff, the chilled out vibe, the friendliness of the people staying there, how clean it was.
8.7
Cheryl N. Solo travelers
Canada, January 30, 2016
Luxury Hostel for an average price

Great Service, Clean, feels like home!
10
The interior design made it feel like home, as it was very clean and worth your money!
Martin C. Couples
United Kingdom, February 03, 2016
Quirky little stay in Kuala Lumpur

Casual laid back chilled atmosphere making the stay stress free
8
Staff where helpful Back home is a good name for this quirky place of rest. Loved what they have done with the rooms, simple but comfortable. Your name goes on the black board door is very different.
Anja V. Solo travelers
Slovenia, January 13, 2016
Great hostel

Location clean and comfort
9.7
It was really good. I arrived at night the are is a bit dodgy with many homeless but it's the city centre. My stay was great room was clean and big so were the facilities.nice simple breakfast.close to all attractions and good staff
Nas K. Solo travelers
Singapore, January 15, 2016
Chic-niche hostel

Strategic location, clean environment and no frill concept
8.3
It has to be one of the best room sharing experience i had, thus far. The environment is friendly, accompanied by the up to notch cleanliness. The location spurred a rightful advantage to single travellers. You can actually walk to city area within 10-20mins. How quaint! Smiley and comforting faces greeted us upon our check in. That's an assuring outlook anytime! Recommended!
Keeley A. Solo travelers
Australia, December 30, 2015
Best hostel I've stayed in

Super helpful staff, comfortable mattress, easily accessible location
9.7
Matt W. Families with young children
Australia, December 23, 2015
Best flash packer ever

Bunk beds for kids, free iMac computers, clever functional spaces
8.3
Great value, great location, nice staff, great cafe next door, close to transport. Awesome value easy for young family
Rosalie R. Couples
United Kingdom, December 20, 2015
Comfy & clean place to stay, excellent location.

Location, coffee shop next door, value for money
9.3
Made out stay in KL very enjoyable. Staff were very helpful on a number of things. Excellent location, close to everything! Coffee shop next door was really nice for a quick caffeine fix and served delicious food for an easy lunch or breakfast. Rooms were clean and comfy. Introduced to other friends and would stay here when ever we are back in KL.
Minh L. Solo travelers
Vietnam, December 23, 2015
Fit for all traveler's need

Clean. Design. Convenience
10
Nice stay. clean and tidy. Power and laptop shelf on your bed
Catherine H. Solo travelers
United Kingdom, December 19, 2015
Amazing hostel!

Staff, cleanliness, social area
9

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