Known for numerous historical go-tos, a colourful cultural landscape, and a city that boasts of its UNESCO World Heritage Site status, Melaka in Malaysia makes for quite the memorable holiday. Perhaps what will make your Malaysian getaway even more outstanding is if you experience only the best of Melaka accommodations — and we’ve got just what you need.
A stone’s throw away from Melaka’s city centre and most popular tourist spots is Hatten Hotel Melaka, a five-star sanctuary with well-appointed suites and amenities perfect for relaxing staycations. During our time there, we were surprised to find that most of the area’s must-sees were just a few minutes away by foot. Business travellers and families will easily fall in love with any of Hatten Hotel’s spacious options, while bigger parties will feel right at home in any of this Melaka hotel’s bigger, two-bedroom accommodations.
And for the adventurers out there, this hotel in Melaka offers you a sanctum for days when you’re feeling just a little weary from all that exploring. Trust us: Since you’ll be walking a lot, you’ll welcome the idea of having a nice place to hunker down at the end of the day. But don’t fret — staying in is just as exciting and rewarding as touring the city. In the mood to wine and dine? Or would you rather get pampered at the spa? You can also get physical (we did!) — choose between the infinity pool and a gym that will suit all your needs. Whatever your heart’s desires, Hatten Hotel can and most definitely will provide. Read our entire Hatten Hotel Melaka review to know more about your prime choice in the heart of Melaka, Malaysia.
A space that’s both basic and unapologetically opulent. Can you picture it? If that’s what you’re looking for, then you can stop wondering where to stay in Melaka. Hatten Hotel’s Junior Suite is the perfect choice.
Equipped with coffee and tea making facilities, complimentary Internet access, two LCD televisions, a minibar, and a rain shower, it ticks all the requirements of vacationers looking for a comfortable stay. You also get your own intimate living area that’s separate from the bedroom. Now that’s a steal.
All rooms at the Hatten Hotel feature handsome details, and the Deluxe Suite is no exception. Floor-to-ceiling windows give guests sweeping views of the cityscape and homey interiors are perfect for unwinding indoors. Hatten Hotel’s Deluxe Suite has all the features of its Junior counterpart, but it comes at a roomier 37 sqm.
Every stay at this hotel in Melaka comes with daily buffet breakfast. Additionally, the shuttle service to Jonker Walk, Stadthuys, Elements Mall are also added perks you can take advantage of.
By now you should know that Hatten Hotel never scrimps on space. The Hatten Suite’s 74 sqm floor area is a testament to this truth, and one that leaves guests coming back for more. Aside from the features of the Deluxe Suite, booking the Hatten Suite gives guests the chance to lounge comfortably in their own living area complete with a dining table and coffee nook.
What else is in store for those staying in the Hatten Suite? Exclusive access to the Premier Lounge for express check-in, plus drinks and snacks throughout the day.
If truly living the suite life is your top priority, then the Hatten Premier Suite is the only way to go. You and your companions will have 98 sqm all to yourself — and within that area are two bedrooms, a large living area, a bathroom with a tub, plus all the luxuries that the Hatten Premier Suite offers. With all that and a stunning view of Melaka to top it off, wouldn’t it be so tempting to stay in?
Staying in the coastal city of Melaka will have you daydreaming of lounging around in cool waters. Luckily, Hatten Hotel has that covered with its very own infinity pool. Pair that with unparalleled views of the city and its coastline plus some refreshments courtesy of the Splash Pool Bar, and you’re in for a splashing good time.
Surprise — this hotel in Melaka is also home to top stylists who can help you with that makeover you’ve been wanting! Just drop by the H Salon, schedule an appointment, and let Hatten Hotel do the rest.
They say the secret to looking good is to feel good. What better way to achieve this blissful state of well-being than to pay a visit to Hatten Hotel’s very own H Spa. Here, guests are assured of a complete pampering session. From facials to massages and body scrubs, H Spa will surely have something that’s right up your alley.
Care for some coffee and cake? How about tea and sandwiches? At Hatten Hotel’s Coffeevine, you’ll find everything you need for a quiet afternoon of winding down. Enjoy time alone or cosy up with a companion in this perfect little nook.
Foodies, you’ll be glad to know that this hotel in Melaka has you covered. Chatterz is Hatten Hotel’s home for culinary delights! The restaurant specialises in all-day dining so you need not think twice about grabbing a bite any time of the day. If you’ve got room for bigger portions, we highly recommend going for the buffet. It boasts of fusion dishes that are simply mouthwatering. Otherwise, feel free to check out the a-la-carte menu for a feast like no other.
Perched on this Melaka hotel’s 22nd floor is the Alto Sky Lounge, a fine-dining restaurant that combines fantastic aerial views of the city with dishes that are as impressive. Partner flavourful bites with some cocktails or even a bottle of wine while you’re here. Do note that guests are requested to come in smart casual. If you prefer a more laid-back atmosphere, Hatten Hotel also has Chatterz, an all-day dining restaurant, and Coffeevine, a quaint in-house café.
Drop that diet while you’re on holiday! If you feel guilty for the added calories, opt to stop by Hatten Hotel’s Gym on 12. Imagine this: world-class fitness equipment and a sky-high view to boot! That’s all the motivation you need to squeeze in a quick workout during your vacation.
We won’t be surprised if you’ll end up getting a membership, especially if you frequent Melaka. This particular gym membership comes with awesome perks — free parking, unlimited use of the gym, sauna, and steam room, and discounts at the hotel’s spa and salon, among others.
Weddings, posh birthday bashes, symposiums, business meetings — name it and Hatten Hotel will make it happen. This Melaka hotel comes equipped with a grand ballroom and several meeting rooms for gatherings and any occasion. They even have an assortment of wedding themes to choose from.
Hatten Hotel Melaka is in the heart of the heritage and tourist centre of Melaka, an old township that holds historical and cultural ties to various parts of Asia and Europe through trade. The nearest international airport would be the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA).
Although it will take longer, you can choose to ride a bus to Hatten Hotel Melaka from the Kuala Lumpur International Airport. Buses depart directly from the KLIA terminal; from there, you can hop on a bus to Melaka, which will approximately take between an hour and 30 minutes to two hours. The journey from the KLIA train station will roughly take the same amount of time.
Driving from KLIA to Hatten Hotel, on the other hand, will only take an hour and 30 minutes. You can also choose to book a hotel transfer if you prefer no-fuss land travel. From Hatten Hotel, getting to major tourist go-tos will be a piece of cake, with some only being a five-to-fifteen minute walk away. Otherwise, Hatten Hotel also provides a shuttle service to and from Jonker Walk, an open-air market known for mouthwatering street food and must-see sights.
There is always much to see and do in the city of Melaka, a world-famous heritage site known for its East meets West charm. The place, which used to be a sultanate and trading port, is a melting pot of culture — its European influences melding seamlessly with Malay, Chinese, and Indian heritage. Staying at the Hatten Hotel Melaka affords guests the convenience of being near sights that will give you a deeper grasp of Melaka’s storied past.
Five minutes away from tourist spots you wouldn’t want to miss. History buffs must visit the A Famosa, the remains of a fort that was built during the Portuguese invasion. The gyro tower called Menara Taming Sari and the Dataran Pahlawan Melaka Megamall are two other nearby spots you can walk to from Hatten Hotel without even breaking a sweat.
Much farther but still walking distance are Christ Church, Tan Beng Swee Clock Tower, Queen Victoria’s Fountain, the Maritime Museum, and Jonker Street, where you'll spot great bargains and beautiful shophouses. If you’re still deciding where to stay in Melaka, look no further. Hatten Hotel provides convenience and utmost comfort, on top of close proximity to the rest of the city’s wonders.