The best city centre hotels in Malacca are fitted with comfortable guestrooms, charming hospitality, and easy access to picturesque attractions and sprawling shopping centres. Locally known as Melaka Raya, this Malaccan capital houses architectural remnants of European empires such as A’Famosa, Christ Church, and Dutch Square Malacca. Due to its compact size, modern establishments such as Melaka Menara Taming Sari (Taming Sari Tower), Mahkota Parade Shopping Complex, and Dataran Pahlawan Megamall are easily accessible on foot or trishaw.
You can also find numerous restaurants, cafes, and even food stalls offering an extensive range of Nyonya cuisine (a combination of traditional Chinese, Malay and sundry cooking styles), satay celup, and local desserts at affordable prices. From charming hostels for backpackers to luxurious colonial-style hotels for affluent travellers, our list of the most popular Malacca city centre hotels cater to just about any budget and preference.
Casa del Rio MelakaMalacca Town
Casa del Rio, Spanish for house by the river is an elegant property sitting beside the idyllic Melaka River.A house it is indeed, and it embraces the many cultures Malacca has seen since the 14thcentury (Portuguese, Arabic and Chinese) through its remarkable Mediterranean-inspired structure.The hotel impresses immediately, with a wrought iron chandelier hanging in the driveway, and a scenic water feature in its courtyard.Casa del Rio is strategically located: within walking distance is the exciting Jonker Walk, and close by are tourist attractions such as Christ Church and The Stadthuys.The hotel is big on making your stay a personalized one â€“ from its welcome gestures such as a warm towel and lime sorbet during check-in, to nyonya treats onde-onde available in-room when you enter. Read More...
The Rucksack Caratel - Jonker WingMalacca Town
Courtyard @ Heeren Boutique HotelMalacca Town
Gingerflower Boutique HotelMalacca Town
The Gingerflower Boutique Hotel is a small luxury boutique hotel housed in a tastefully restored Peranakan townhouse within the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Melaka.Retaining the gracious old world charm of a 19th century cultural and architectural treasure while offering contemporary luxury to ensure a comfortable stay, the Gingerflower Boutique Hotel will appeal to all guests wishing to be swept up in the cultural splendour of an elegant by-gone era, while indulging in some of the finer luxuries of contemporary living.The Hotel is strategically located in the heart of Melaka on Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock (previously known as Heeren Street), thus enabling visitors to conveniently explore historical and cultural Melaka just minutes from its doorstep. Read More...