The Explorer

Self Rated: 2.5 out of 5
1, Jalan Plaza Merdeka, Plaza Merdeka, Malacca, 75000, Malaysia
3.5 out of 5 rating 191 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.5

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at The Explorer in Malacca, you'll be just steps from Mahkota Parade Shopping Mall and 6 minutes by foot from A Famosa. This hotel is 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from St Paul's Church and 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Jonker Street Night Market.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 143 air-conditioned rooms featuring LCD televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as desks and coffee/tea makers.

Amenities

Take in the views from a rooftop terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as concierge services.

Dining

Grab a bite to eat at one of the hotel's many dining establishments, which include 10 restaurants and 5 coffee shops/cafés. Local cuisine breakfasts are available daily from 7 AM to 10 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and a 24-hour front desk. Free self parking is available onsite.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Mahkota Parade Shopping Mall - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Dataran Pahlawan Melaka Megamall - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Hatten Square - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
A Famosa - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Mahkota Medical Center - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Maritime Museum Muzium Samudera - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Malacca Sultanate Palace Museum - 0.6 km / 0.3 mi
Christ Church - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Red Square - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
The Stadthuys - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
St Paul's Church - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Chen Ho's Cultural Museum - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Jonker Street Night Market - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Malacca Heritage Centre - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Church of St. Francis Xavier - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi

The preferred airport for The Explorer is Kuala Lumpur (KUL-Kuala Lumpur Intl.) - 136.3 km / 84.7 mi

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Guests planning to arrive after 9 PM must contact this property in advance to arrange check-in. Please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:


  • Cash deposit: MYR 50 per stay

  • A tax is imposed by the city: MYR 2 per accommodation, per night

  • A tax of MYR 10.00 per accommodation, per night is imposed by the country of Malaysia and collected at the property. Permanent residents and Malaysian nationals are exempt from the tax. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between MYR 15 and MYR 15 for adults, MYR 10 and MYR 10 for children (approximately)
  • Late check-out fee: MYR 50 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -Free self parking
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Concierge services
  • -Elevator/lift
  • -Business center
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -One meeting room
  • -Number of floors - 4
  • -Year Built - 2012
  • -Total number of rooms - 143
  • -Number of coffee shops/cafes - 5
  • -Number of restaurants - 10
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Rooftop terrace
  • -Garden