help exchange   Host 33656
Home   About   FAQ's   Testimonials   Feedback   Insurance   Companions   Posters  
Australia   New Zealand   Europe   Canada   USA   International   log-in
Help Exchange helpx.net


Taiping
All Year: Yes
Area (ha):
Persons: 1
Category: Backpacker Hostel
Host ID: 33656
Country: Malaysia

Note: Please login or register if you wish to see all full size photos and part reviews. You will also require to upgrade to premier membership in order to view contact details, weblinks and complete reviews.

Last Updated: January 25, 2019

This is the first hostel in Taiping and situated in the very heart of the town, in a typical and classic 1930ís shophouse. It is adjacent to the major sights, tourist office/clock tower, banks, money changer, post office, night food market, and other eating places are nearby. The train station is 1.2km (a 16-minute walk) and the bus station is 850m (a 10-minute walk) away.

We offer two 4-bed pod rooms. Each pod is equipped with private locker, fan, reading light and double power points. A towel and blanket are provided. The pod room is air-conditioned from 8pm to 8am. We also have two double rooms without windows. The rooms have ceiling fans and air-conditioners. In addition, there are two more twin rooms in our hostel. Both have fans and air-conditioners. Bathrooms are shared.

Taiping is a very lovely historic town and has got many attractions e.g. the Lake Gardens, Maxwell Hill, Zoo/Night Safari, Burmese Pool, Mangrove Forest, Charcoal Factory etc. However, we do not get a lot of international tourists. Many tourists only visit Penang, Kuala Lumpur, Melaka, Langkawi, Cameron Highlands and the east coast. Taiping is off the beaten track and a hidden gem in Malaysia. We really think that Taiping deserves more international tourists.

We have got a good product but have no idea how to promote it. Therefore, we wish to get some help on marketing. If you think you can help out, drop us a message! Besides, we also need helpers to assist us in general cleaning e.g. making beds, doing laundry, cleaning bathrooms etc and also dealing with guests =)

Back to Top helpx.net
Copyright © 2001 - 2020, HelpX, All Rights Reserved :: disclaimer :: terms of use