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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
Hostel with restaurant, near Jonker Street Night Market

8.2/10 Very good

7 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
Jalan KSB 11, Kota Syahbandar, Malacca City, 75200
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurants
  • Coffee shop/cafe
  • Air conditioning
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Fridge in a common area
  • Water dispenser
  • Luggage storage
  • Limited hour front desk
  • TV in a common area
  • Locker space
  • Reception hall
Feel at home
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Free self-parking
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • Jonker Street Night Market - 21 min walk
  • Dataran Pahlawan Melaka Megamall - 8 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

DFS Capsule Hotel - Hostel puts you 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from Jonker Street Night Market. 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.


This property does not have lifts.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards and cash.

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.

Overall score and ratings


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
Verified guest review