Top 10 Affordable Hotels Near A Famosa
It's an obvious decision if you're to visit historical landmarks in Melaka when you are in the state, right? One of the prominent historical landmarks in Melaka Town is the famous A'Famosa Fort. Not to be confused with A'Famosa Water Park, a theme park in Alor Gajah, let's read more below on A'Famosa and check out our top 10 affordable hotels near A' Famosa right afterwards.
A'Famosa is the oldest surviving European architectural remains in Southeast Asia and the Far East. The Porta de Santiago, a small gate house, is the only part of the fortress which still remains today. The famous fort was built by Alfonso de Albuquerque in 1511 when the Portuguese invaded Melaka. It is located beside St. Paul's Church and the Melaka Sultanate replicate palace.
Did you know? Most of us pronounce A'Famosa wrongly. The correct pronunciation should be "ah" Famosa - not "ei" Famosa (like the letter A in the alphabet ABC). Since you now know how to pronounce A'Famosa the correct way and know a little bit on the famous fort, why don't you head on over and visit the real deal right here in Melaka and while you're on it, be sure to stay in one of our top 10 affordable hotels near A Famosa that we've listed down below!
Riccarton Jonkerview Cottage Hotel is an interesting mixture between classic and modern - a futuristic hotel with capsule pods in an old colonial shoplots in Jonker Street. The capsule can fit at most 2 pax at a time and equipped with an Android smart TV that you can just sit back and relax after a whole day sightseeing along A'Famosa, Stadhuys, Samudera Museum and Jonker Street.
Address: No. 3, Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock, Taman Kota Laksamana, 75200 Melaka.
Price: Starting from RM55 / night
Quayside Hotel is a beautiful 3 star hotel sitting on the banks of Melaka River. The hotel offers 4 types of room to choose from which are Superior, Premium, Suite and Family Suite. Each and every rooms are equipped with free wifi, Astro, toiletries, TV and safe box. This hotel is located close to famous tourists attractions in Bandar Hilir like Samudera Museum, A'Famosa, Stadhuys, Menara Taming Sari and more.
Address: No. 1, Jalan Merdeka, Banda Hilir, 75000 Melaka.
Price: Starting from RM130 / night
Established since 2006, Fenix Inn is located strategically in the middle of the Melaka town surrounded by Melaka's commercial hub. It is also located right beside Dataran Pahlawan Mall, Hatten Square and Mahkota Parade. Not to mention, the hotel is also located nearby Melaka's prominent historical monuments and buildings such as A'Famosa Fort, Stadthuys, St. Paul's Hill and more. Fenix Inn offers you a total of 82 rooms with amenities such as free wifi, coffee and tea maker, hair dryer, towel, kettle, toiletries, iron and TV.
Address: 156, Jalan Merdeka, Taman Melaka Raya, 75000 Melaka, Malaysia.
Price: Starting from RM108 / night
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