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DFS Capsule Hotel - Hostel

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Signature Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Shared Bathroom | Free WiFi
Signature Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Shared Bathroom | Free WiFi
Free WiFi
Free WiFi

Overview of DFS Capsule Hotel - Hostel

DFS Capsule Hotel - Hostel

2.0 star property
No-frills Malacca City hostel with restaurant

8.2/10 Very good

7 verified guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
Jalan KSB 11, Kota Syahbandar, Malacca City, 75200

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • Jonker Street Night Market - 3 min drive
  • Dataran Pahlawan Melaka Megamall - 7 min drive


  • Ice Town - 7 min walk
  • Aunty Fatso - 7 min walk
  • Justberrys Dessert House - 7 min walk
  • Donald & Lily's Nyonya Food - 7 min walk
  • Kensington Western Fusion - 8 min walk

About this property

DFS Capsule Hotel - Hostel

When visiting Malacca City, DFS Capsule Hotel - Hostel is a great choice to consider. Free perks include WiFi and self-parking. The helpful staff and location get good marks from fellow travellers.


Chinese (Mandarin), English, Malay

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 76 rooms
  • Arranged over 3 floors


  • Check-in time from 2 PM until 1 AM
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 1 AM
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
  • Air Conditioning in this hotel is available from 6 PM to 11 AM only.

Required at check-in

  • Cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No cots (infant beds)


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free on-site self-parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Restaurant
  • Coffee shop
  • Shared microwave
  • Shared fridge
  • Water dispenser


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage


  • Television in common areas


  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • English
  • Malay

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning

Freshen up

  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi


  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • Cash deposit: MYR 20.00 per stay

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: MYR 2.00 per accommodation, per night
  • A tax of MYR 10.00 per accommodation, per night is imposed by the country of Malaysia and collected at the property from 1 January 2023. Permanent residents and Malaysian nationals are exempt from the tax. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


<p>This property does not have lifts.</p><p>Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.</p> <p>This property accepts credit cards and cash.</p>

Also known as

DFS Capsule Hotel
DFS Capsule Hotel - Hostel Malacca City
DFS Capsule Hotel - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

Frequently asked questions

Does DFS Capsule Hotel - Hostel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, DFS Capsule Hotel - Hostel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
Are pets allowed at DFS Capsule Hotel - Hostel?
Sorry, neither pets nor service animals are allowed.
Is parking offered on site at DFS Capsule Hotel - Hostel?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at DFS Capsule Hotel - Hostel?
You can check in from 2 PM - 1 AM. Check-out time is noon.
Are there restaurants at or near DFS Capsule Hotel - Hostel?
Yes, there's an on-site restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Ice Town (7-min walk), Aunty Fatso (7-min walk) and Justberrys Dessert House (7-min walk).
What's the area around DFS Capsule Hotel - Hostel like?
DFS Capsule Hotel - Hostel is a short 18-minute walk from No 8 Heeren Street Heritage Centre and 19 minutes' walk from Straits Chinese Jewellery Museum. Travellers say that this hostel is in a good location.



Very good




Staff & service


Property conditions & facilities


2/10 Poor

This Hotel is permanent close. I don't know why still listed in here.
3-night trip
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Overall a great stay
Overall was a great stay here, room was very clean, toilets and showers were very clean as well, though the floors could do with a light cleaning. The hostel was a little bit inconvinient to get around by foot, and sometimes grab drivers cannot find their way.
Shirley, 1-night trip
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Fantastic value
Great stay. The girls at the front desk were fantasric. Great location and value for the money
luis, 1-night trip
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Great location
Friendly staff, strong air-con, great location, free parking and clean environment. Strongly recommend if you wish to explore Melacca.
George, 1-night trip with friends
Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

1-night trip
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Comfortable backpack hostel
As a backpack hostel, it’s definitely worth with the price. Nice mattress, comfort pillow, warmth blanket , super cold a/c. WiFi available and fast speeding. Approx 15-20mins walking distance from Jonker street. Nice Nyonya cuisine nearby hostel. Friendly staff/receptionist.
1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

HUI PING, 2-night trip
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