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Serai Inn & Hostel

Hostel | 2nd Floor, 62 Jalan Hang Lekiu, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 50100

80.9% Overall Rating

206 out of 239 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (10/07/2013)

Nicole Chen thinks…

"The bathrooms were so clean; the hallways as well. I liked that there was free wifi. I liked the free (cooked!) breakfast; would stay there longer if I didn't have a flight to catch. :P Will probably…"

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  • Air Conditioning
  • No curfew
  • Games room
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Television room

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 2:00
Latest Check-out: 12:00

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Free Wi-Fi! Clean and homely, strategic location (4 min from metro station, 8 min from Puduraya Bus Terminal and Chinatown). Individual air-conditioner in your room! Meet the owners and get their professional travel advice- we are licensed Malaysian tour guides and seasoned travelers. Read more

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Private Rooms Help! A private room is a room that is not shared with other people from the property – in other words, you book and pay for all the beds in the room. If you are traveling alone, for example, but want to book a double room, you must pay for two people in order to book the whole room.

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Double (Shared bathroom)

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Single (Shared bathroom)

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Family Room (Shared bathroom)

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About Serai Inn & Hostel

Free breakfast and wi-fi, free linen and blanket, lowest rate (air-conditioned private rooms) amongst the top 10.

Serai Inn offers you delightful, informal atmosphere and warm hospitality. 'Serai' is the Malay word for lemongrass, a plant native to tropical regions including Malaysia. Lemongrass is known for its calming effect that relieves insomnia and stress. This name was chosen because Serai inn signifies a place where you can rest and relax and overcome tiredness after a long trip.

Accommodation Information

- Individual air-conditioning in ALL rooms
- Free breakfast (bread, coffee and tea)
- Free WIFI in rooms and lounge
- Free linen and blanket
- PC with Internet Access
- Fax & Phone Services
- Satellite TV
- Common Room
- Roof Top Garden
- Linen Included
- Laundry Service
- 24 Hour Reception (upon prior request)
- Towels, Hairdryer for Hire
- Shared bathrooms and toilets
- Professional Travel Advice (owners are licensed Malaysian tour guides)
- Luggage Storage
- Free lockers (for guests in the dormitory)
- Groceries Stand

1. Our reception counter is normally closed from 10.30pm to 7.30am the next morning. However, we will wait for you if you inform us earlier.

2. If your arrival time is between 12am to 7.30am, you are required to pay the room charges for the previous day. For example, you are required to pay the room charges for 1st December if you arrive at 5.30am, 2nd December.

3. Check-in time: 2pm. Early check-in is subject to room availability.

Location Information

Our quiet, convenient location is within walking distance to Puduraya bus terminal, LRT (Light Rail Transit, i.e. Metro) stations, food stalls, restaurants and shops. It is only few minutes walk to China Town, Telekom Museum, Central Market, Independent Square and Jamek Mosque. You can easily ride on the LRT to visit many places of interests in Kuala Lumpur, including Petronas Twin Towers, KLCC, Kampung Baru, Commonwealth Games Stadium, and also the city's transport hub - the KL Sentral which connects you to the airport and the world. Let us know what you like and we'll be more than happy to assist you to plan your journey.