best hotels near melaka river cruise

8 Best Hotels Near The Melaka River Cruise Jetty

Wish to stay in a hotel as near as possible to the Melaka river cruise jetty?

We’ve filtered the hotels to 8 best near the area. 

Just pick the jetty area that you prefer.

Near Taman Rempah Jetty 

This is the main jetty for the Melaka river cruise. And we suggest that you ride your boat from this jetty as parking is easy.

The Pines

Normal Price : RM 260 ++


The Pines Melaka is the closest hotel to the Taman Rempah jetty.

Your accommodation here is an apartment style room, complete with a living room and a pantry. Hence it is popular among the families.

To get on your boat cruise from your apartment to Taman Rempah will only be a 5 minutes drive.

Distance to the jetty: 650 m

Tips: This is the closest jetty to Taman Rempah jetty. 

The Shore

Normal Price : RM 185 ++


Do you need a hotel not only near to the jetty, but also with a great view of the Melaka river?

If so, get yourself a river facing room at The Shore. If you are into swimming, rest assured that their pools are big and suitable for both children and adults.

There are also a few attractions within the same building – from the toy museum right to the Melaka’s first aquarium.

The disadvantage of this hotel is that the number of lifts is limited. You have to be extra patient waiting for the lifts should you stay here during a public holiday.

Distance to river cruise jetty: 1 km

Tips: The bathroom walls here are made of frosted glass. It might not be suitable for those picky about privacy.

If you prefer to read the Malay version of this guide you can do it here : 8 Hotel Best Berdekatan River Cruise Melaka.

Swiss Garden

Normal Price : RM 230 ++


This hotel is next to The Shore hotel. And it shares the same swimming pool.

If your room faces the Melaka river, you’ll enjoy the view of the river cruise and Morten village at night.

Similar to The Shore, the limited number of lifts can be a problem during holidays.

But to get from this hotel to the Taman Rempah jetty should not be long.

Distance to river cruise jetty: 1 km

Bayview Melaka

Normal Price : RM 250 ++


This Bayview Melaka hotel has long been an established hotel in Melaka, so the decors here are a little dated.

But besides that, it comes with spacious and comfortable family rooms. And if you wish for a swim, the hotel also have a pool here.

To get from here to the jetty would be about 10 minutes.

Distance to river cruise jetty: 750 m

LaCrista Melaka

Normal Price : RM 280 ++


The La Crista is perhaps one of the most beautiful hotel in Melaka. 

The rooms here are comfortable, and the decor is comfy. There is also a pool for children to swim.

The other good thing is the hotel is certified halal by Jakim (until September 2022). So, you do not have to think twice to eat their buffet or for breakfast.

Going to the Melaka river cruise jetty at Taman Rempah it will take 12 minutes by car.

Distance to river cruise jetty: 1 km

Near Muara Sungai Melaka Jetty

The Muara Jetty is a jetty for river cruises near to the Muzium Samudera. It is located in the town area of ​​Melaka, and is ideal for tourists sightseeing around the area.

Quayside Hotel

Normal Price : RM 230 ++


Out of all the hotels in Melaka, the Quayside hotel is the closest to the Melaka river cruise jetty.

It was once a warehouse, and the location is next to the Muara jetty. If you wish to ride the boat, you can do so by walking. There’s simply no need to drive.

Another bonus is the night view from the room is special. Great for those who enjoy a panoramic view for holiday or honeymoon in Melaka.

But parking is difficult as it is located by the main road.

Distance to river cruise jetty: 5 m

JonkeRED Heritage

Normal Price : RM 190 ++


This small boutique hotel is also close to Muara jetty.

It is suitable for the young because of its hip industrial interior deco. 

And because it is near to the red buildings of ​​Melaka, attractions in the city such as the Stadthuys and the Jonker night market can be visited on foot.

If you always get hungry in the middle of the night the 7-Eleven is near.

Distance to river cruise jetty: 300 m

Tips: Due to its location, parking may be a challenge.

The Rucksack Caratel

Normal Price : RM 99 ++


This is a hipster hotel that is popular among youngbloods on holiday in Melaka.

The rooms here are clean, stylish and comfortable. There is also a small pool if you want to go for a swim.

Getting to the river cruise jetty in the middle of the city won’t take long. Expect a 5-7 minutes ride via Grab.

Distance to river cruise jetty: 850 m

There you go. That’s our list of the best Melaka hotels near the river cruise jetty for you to book for your trip.

For us, the nearest hotel tp the jetty that we like is The Pines. But we know that other may also like the Quayside Hotel because of its location.

So, which one do you prefer?

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