Top 10 Affordable Hotels Near Stadthuys
If you are planning to go on a holiday to Melaka, don't miss out to learn a thing or two on Melaka historical buildings and landmarks, which one of it is the bright terracotta building right in the middle of the town, called Stadthuys. What a weird name right? Continue reading if you'd like to know more on Stadthuys and while we're on the subject, don't forget to check out our top 10 affordable hotels near Stadthuys.
If you're scratching your head, thinking how did Stadthuys got its name, the name comes from Dutch and the bright terracotta building was once the Dutch governor's and officers' official residence, which has now turned into a museum from 1982. Stadthuys is the oldest Dutch building located in the far West and it is located in the Red Square in Bandar Hilir, Melaka.
Stadthuys was built from the year 1641 to 1660 under the rubbles of Portuguese fort. From then onwards, Stadthuys has become the main point and governing area for colonials starting from the Dutch, Portuguese to British for over 300 years!
Sounds impressive, right? You ought to see and visit for yourself in order for you to appreciate the beauty and learn more about its history. While you're on it, don't forget to spend a night or two in one of our top 10 affordable hotels near Stadthuys that we've listed out down below! Not only your kids will surely love the place, even you yourself will have a jolly good time learning about Stadthuys!
Riccarton Jonkerview Cottage Hotel is a unique hotel as it is a mixture of old colonials shop lots with modern capsule hotel that is located in Jonker Street. If you're wondering what's inside the capsule pod (which can accommodate a max of 2 pax), there are an Android Smart TV, just perfect for you to kick back and relax after a whole day sightseeing around Stadthuys, A'Famosa, Muzium Samudera 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 3 star hotel that stands majestically on the banks of Melaka River. The hotel offers 4 types of room that you can choose from - Superior, Premium, Suite and Family Suite. Each of these rooms are equipped with free wifi, Astro, toiletries, TV and safe box. This hotel is located nearby Melaka's famous tourists attractions like Stadthuys, Samudera Museum, A'Famosa Fortress, Menara Taming Sari and more.
Address: No. 1, Jalan Merdeka, Banda Hilir, 75000 Melaka.
Price: Starting from RM130 / night
Adress: 7, Jalan Bunga Raya, 75100 Melaka.
Price: Starting from RM120 / night