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9.6Exceptional

93 reviews

93 reviews

Service 9.9
Cleanliness 9.7
Facilities 9.4
Location 9.4
Value for money 9.4
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9.4Exceptional

Location rating score

Exceptional location - Inside city center
Exceptional for walking
Parking
FREE
Walkable places
State Art Gallery
110 m
Zahir Mosque
240 m
Pekan Rabu Complex
270 m
Muzium Di Raja
270 m
Menara Tanjung Chali
300 m
Popular landmarks
Rumah Kelahiran Mahathir
600 m
City Plaza Alor Setar Shopping Mall
610 m
Aman Central
780 m
Menara Alor Setar Tower
1.0 km
Wat Nikrodharam
1.9 km
Closest landmarks
Balai Besar
250 m
Maha Klinik
300 m
Bank Simpanan Nasional @ Bandar Alor Setar
370 m
Venkat Skin Clinic
460 m
Farmasi Mico
460 m

Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi

Jalan Sultan Muhammad Jiwa, Alor Setar City Center, Alor Setar, Malaysia, 05000 - See map

The car parking and the Wi-Fi are always free, so you can stay in touch and come and go as you please. Strategically situated in Alor Setar City Center, allowing you access and proximity to local attractions and sights. Don't leave before paying a visit to the famous Menara Alor Setar Tower. This 3-star property is packed with in-house facilities to improve the quality and joy of your stay.

Highlights

Hygiene Plus

Sparkling clean

650 meters to public transportation

Top Value

Check-in/out [express]

Facilities

Bicycle rental

Car park

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

Check-in/out [express]

Luggage storage

Game room

Shared kitchen

Kitchen

Your dates are popular among travelersUsers are booking a place in Alor Setar every 2 minutes on Agoda.com
Value for money9.4
Distance to city center0.500km
Location rating9.4
Nearest airportSultan Abdul Halim Airport (AOR)
Distance to airport9.8 km

Rooms available at Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi

Tent Style Cabin
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  • Room size: 74 m²/797 ft²
  • City view
  • 10 single beds
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Classic Queen Room
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  • Room size: 10 m²/108 ft²
  • Non-smoking
  • 1 queen bed
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Superior Twin or Double Room
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  • Room size: 10 m²/108 ft²
  • Non-smoking
  • 2 single beds
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Signature Twin Private Room with Shared Bathroom
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  • Room size: 10 m²/108 ft²
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Classic Double Private Room with Shared Bathroom
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  • Room size: 10 m²/108 ft²
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Tent
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  • Room size: 74 m²/797 ft²
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Superior Twin or Double Room
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    Couple Tent with Shared Bathroom (No Window) (2 Single Bed)
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      Tent Stay in Private Room (10 Single Bed)
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        Single Tent with Shared Bathroom
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          Frequently asked questions

          What types of entertainment are available at Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi?

          Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi offers games room while you lounge at this property, supplying visitors with entertainment value all throughout your stay here.

          Does Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi provide laundry services?

          Yes! Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi offers laundry service at your convenience for whenever you need your favorite outfits clean and fresh all throughout your getaway. Please contact the property for more information.

          What is the typical travel time to the closest airport from Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi?

          The average travel time to get from Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi to the airport is 15 minutes, but please take into account that the travel time may fluctuate based on traffic, weather conditions, and time of day.

          What public parks are nearby Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi?

          While residing at Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi, take joy in your early morning or evening wander at nearby park which include Taman Persisiran Sungai Kedah, Play Time @ KFC, and Taman Kenari.

          What are the property's policies for children's bedding at Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi?

          Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi's policy regarding children's bedding considers guests age 6 years and older as adults, and therefore must use an extra bed which will incur an additional charge. You can find additional information about specific child policy and age range for this property, by checking the "Property policies" section located in the property page for more details.

          What do past guests like most about Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi?

          Past visitors that stayed at Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi have given this property a rating of 9.871 for its excellent service as the main highlight for their stay.

          What is the average rating that past Solo travelers' have given to Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi?

          Past solo travelers that have stayed at this property have given Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi an average rating of 9.7. You can look up more detailed customer reviews and evaluations by filtering for a specific type of verified travelers down in the review section.

          What is the typical rating that verified Business travelers' have given to Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi?

          Past business travelers that have stayed at this property have given Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi an average rating of 9.3. You can look up more detailed customer evaluations and feedback by filtering for a specific type of verified travelers down in the review section.

          What is the average rating that past Families with older children have given to Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi?

          Past families with older children that have stayed at this property have given Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi an average rating of 9.1. You can check out more specific customer testimonials and feedback by filtering for a specific type of verified travelers down in the review section.

          What is the typical rating that past Group travelers have given to Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi?

          Past group travelers that have stayed at this property have given Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi an average rating of 9.5. You can look up more comprehensive customer assessments and comments by filtering for a specific type of verified travelers down in the review section.

          What time is check-in and check-out at Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi?

          Check-in is from 02:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM. You may ask for early check-in or late check-out during booking, subject to availability. Travelers checking in or out before or after the designated periods may be charged an additional fee.

          What is the closest airport to Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi?

          The nearest airport to Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi is Narathiwat Airport, 160.0 km away.

          What people love about Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi

          • 10

            Exceptional
            Staff 

            "Place is clean and owner is very friendly."

            Sheng

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            22 November 2021

          • 9.2

            Exceptional
            Cleanliness

            "It is clean and vintage."

            noor

            |

            29 December 2019

          • 9.6

            Exceptional
            Location

            "It's super near all the tourist attractions."

            Lydia

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            8 February 2020

          Property ranking|Compared to 331 Alor Setar properties
          Service score
          9.9/10
          Cleanliness score
          9.7/10
          Couples review score
          9.8/10
          Location score
          9.4/10
          Better than
          99
          %
          of Alor Setar properties
          Better than
          99
          %
          of Alor Setar properties
          Better than
          99
          %
          of Alor Setar properties
          Better than
          97
          %
          of Alor Setar properties
          More about Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi

          More about Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi

          Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi

          See the best of Alor Setar with a stay at Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi, which puts you right in the city center amidst the many sights and landmarks. With its convenient location, you can easily access to the city's must-see destinations.
          Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi provides the best in services and amenities to help make guests feel comfortable. Post your pictures and answer your emails whenever you want, with the hostel's free Wi-Fi internet access. The hostel provides car hire services to help you find what you want in Alor Setar. Parking is available and free, provided by the hostel for guests with their own transportation.
          While lodging at this wonderful hostel, the helpful staff at the front desk can assist you with multiple services that include express check-in or check-out and luggage storage. If you want seats to city's best entertainment, you can get help through the hostel's ticket service and tours. The hostel's on-site laundry service helps you keep your favorite travel outfits clean so you can pack less. In-room conveniences include daily housekeeping, so you can relax and enjoy your stay.
          Smoking is restricted to the designated smoking areas.
          Guestrooms are designed to provide an optimal level of comfort with welcoming decor and essential amenities. The hostel provides linen service, blackout curtains and air conditioning in some rooms for the benefit of guests. The multiple room layout options at Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi include rooms with separate living room and balcony or terrace. Some selected rooms have television, in-room video streaming and cable TV to keep guests entertained.
          The hostel also provides guests with a refrigerator, bottled water, instant coffee, instant tea and mini bar in some rooms. Knowing that bathroom amenities play an important role in increasing guests' satisfaction, the hostel provides a hair dryer, toiletries and towels in some select rooms.


          Dining and things to do

          Have fun at night with your travel companions right at the hostel's bar. Light snacking is available day or night with the hostel's vending machines. If you're truly selective about eating, you'll be grateful for the in-house shared kitchen available here.
          Hostel's host of recreational offerings ensures you have plenty to do during your stay. Have some relaxing fun with family and friends at the library, games room and shared lounge and TV area.


          Around the property

          Visit the sights and local attractions of Alor Setar during your stay at the hostel. Whatever you may be looking to buy on your trip to Alor Setar, chances are you'll find it at Aman Central located 770 m away. Engage in the city's best art at Kedah Paddy Museum located 8.8 km away, where you can learn about the local art scene and buy original works.


          Reasons to stay here

          This hostel stands above the rest with a cleanliness score that beats 98% of accommodations in the city.
          This hostel scores higher than 97% of accommodations in the city for its location.
          This hostel stands out for its staff and service, scoring higher than 99% of the city's accommodation.

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          Amenities and facilities

          Exceptional
          Facilities

          9.4

          Most talked about facilities

          Housekeeping

          5 mentions

          Breakfast

          4 mentions

          Food & Dining

          3 mentions

          Languages spoken
          • English
          • Chinese [Cantonese]
          • Chinese [Mandarin]
          • Indonesian
          • Malay
          Internet access
          • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
          • Internet
          • Wi-Fi in public areas
          Things to do, ways to relax
          • Game room
          • Garden
          • Ticket services
          • Tours
          Cleanliness and safety
          • Body thermometer
          • Cashless payment service
          • Daily disinfection in all rooms
          • Daily disinfection in common areas
          • First aid kit
          • Guest rooms seal after sanitization
          • Hand sanitizer
          • Physical distancing of at least 1 meter
          • Protective screens in common areas
          • Rooms sanitized between stays
          • Safe dining setup
          • Shared stationery removed
          • Staff trained in safety protocol
          • Temperature check for guests and staff
          Dining, drinking, and snacking
          • Bar
          • Kitchen
          • Shared kitchen
          • Vending machine
          Services and conveniences
          • Contactless check-in/out
          • Daily housekeeping
          • Elevator
          • Food delivery
          • Invoice provided
          • Ironing service
          • Laundry service
          • Library
          • Lockers
          • Luggage storage
          • Smoking area
          For the kids
          • Family room
          Access
          • Check-in/out [express]
          • Check-in/out [private]
          • Fire extinguisher
          • Pets allowed
          Getting around
          • Bicycle parking
          • Car park [free of charge]
          • Car park [nearby]
          • Rental car
          Sports equipment rental
          • Bicycle rental
          Available in all rooms
          • Air conditioning
          • Blackout curtains
          • Clothes rack
          • Complimentary tea
          • Fire extinguisher
          • First aid kit
          • Free bottled water
          • Free instant coffee
          • Hair dryer
          • Ironing facilities
          • Kitchenette
          • Kitchenware
          • Laptop workspace
          • Microwave
          • Mirror
          • Non-smoking
          • Refrigerator
          • Satellite/cable channels
          • Seating area
          • Shared bathroom
          • Slippers
          • Smoke detector
          • Toiletries
          • Towels
          • Washing machine
          • Wi-Fi [free]

          Food and dining

          Breakfast options
          • Asian
          • Halal
          • Vegetarian

          Location

          Jalan Sultan Muhammad Jiwa, Alor Setar City Center, Alor Setar, Malaysia, 05000
          Exceptional
          Location

          9.4

          Airports
          • Sultan Abdul Halim Airport (AOR)
            9.8 km
          • Langkawi International Airport (LGK)
            74.3 km
          Public transportation
          • Alor Setar Railway Station
            670 m
          • Anak Bukit
            7.3 km
          Hospital or clinic
          • Maha Klinik
            300 m
          Shopping
          • Aman Central
            780 m
          Convenience store
          • 7 Eleven
            450 m
          Cash withdrawal
          • ATM
            250 m

          What's nearby

          Popular landmarks
          • Zahir Mosque
            240 m
          • Pekan Rabu Complex
            270 m
          • Muzium Di Raja
            270 m
          • Rumah Kelahiran Mahathir
            600 m
          • City Plaza Alor Setar Shopping Mall
            610 m
          • Aman Central
            780 m
          • Menara Alor Setar Tower
            1.0 km
          • Wat Nikrodharam
            1.9 km
          • Kedah State Museum
            2.0 km
          • Kedah Paddy Museum
            8.8 km
          Nearby landmarks
          • State Art Gallery
            110 m
          • Zahir Mosque
            240 m
          • Balai Besar
            250 m
          • Pekan Rabu Complex
            270 m
          • Muzium Di Raja
            270 m
          • Maha Klinik
            300 m
          • Menara Tanjung Chali
            300 m
          • Kompleks Pekan Rabu
            310 m
          • The Big Clock Tower
            340 m
          • Balai Nobat
            360 m
          Distances shown are straight-line distances on the map. Actual travel distances may vary.

          Property policies

          Children and extra beds

          Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose. Please check the individual room capacity for more details.

          All children are welcome.

          Children 0-5 year(s)
          Stay for free if using existing bedding.
          If you need an extra bed, it will incur an additional charge.
          Guests 6 years and older are considered as adults
          Must use an extra bed which will incur an additional charge.
          Others
          • When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

          Some helpful facts

          Check-in/Check-out
          • Check-in from14:00
          • Check-in until21:30
          • Check-out from07:30
          • Check-out until12:00
          Getting around
          • Distance from city center0.500km
          • Travel time to airport (minutes)15
          Extras
          • Breakfast charge (unless included in room price)0 MYR
          The property
          • Number of rooms 9
          • Year property opened2018
          • Most recent renovation2018

          Reviews of Hostel Ah Wai Hostel Ah Zhi from real guests

          Provided by verified guests of Agoda
          9.6
          Exceptional
          Service9.9
          Cleanliness9.7
          Facilities9.4
          Location9.4
          Value for money9.4
          High score for Alor Setar
          Rating
          9+ Exceptional (50)
          8-9 Excellent (5)
          7-8 Very Good (0)
          6-7 Good (0)
          <6 Below Expectation (0)

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          10.0
          Exceptional
          Sheng from Malaysia
          Group
          Tent
          Stayed 1 night in November 2021

          Great place for group gathering”

          Great place for group of friend and unique indoor camping experience. Place is clean and owner is very friendly.

          Reviewed November 22, 2021
          9.6
          Exceptional
          Siau from Malaysia
          Couple
          Stayed 1 night in December 2019

          Value for money”

          first time camping at indoor with aircond Converting the old shop into a nice deco hostel, clean and well maintained friendly staff but not 24 hours. located at the main street, parking might be far overall I enjoy my stay here

          Reviewed October 10, 2020
          10.0
          Exceptional
          FIONA from Malaysia
          Group
          Superior Twin or Double Room
          Stayed 1 night in December 2020

          Awesome place to stay”

          Will definitely stay here again if in Alor Setar. Ah Zhi was very helpful and kind.

          Reviewed January 03, 2021
          9.6
          Exceptional
          Lydia from Malaysia
          Couple
          Superior Twin or Double Room
          Stayed 2 nights in January 2020

          Interesting and stylish hostel”

          Hostel is 15 minute walk from the train station and is basically in China town. It's super near all the tourist attractions. The staff are really nice and helpful. We would definitely stay here again.

          Reviewed February 08, 2020
          10.0
          Exceptional
          Vanessa from Singapore
          Family with teens
          Superior Twin or Double Room
          Stayed 1 night in February 2020

          Love everything about it so much! ”

          Awesome industrial with modern traditional style.

          Reviewed February 26, 2020
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