The Rucksack Caratel

The Rucksack Caratel


107, Jalan Banda Kaba, Malacca, Malaysia

ExcellentBased on 715 reviews

S$ 33

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The Rucksack Caratel Information

Discover essential information, amenities, and features of The Rucksack Caratel, providing insights into what to expect during your stay. Information on this property was last updated on 28 September 2023.
The Rucksack Caratel is a comfortable base while visiting Malacca and is close to everything the area has to offer. It also offers free Wi-Fi, a 24-hour reception and an outdoor pool.

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To City Centre1.1 km


Check-in time15:00
Check-out time12:00
InternetFree Wi-Fi
Payment & CancellationPolicies vary by room type and provider.
Front desk number+60 6292 2107

Amenities at The Rucksack Caratel

Top features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi


  • Window
  • Electric kettle
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Family rooms
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Safety deposit box
  • Cribs available
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Seating area
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Garden view
  • Smoke alarms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Shower
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Accessible by lift
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Slippers
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Snack bar
  • Outdoor pool
  • Key card access
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Enhanced cleaning
  • No smoking
  • Bidet
  • Spa bath
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Parking
  • Body soap
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Kettle
  • Carpeted
  • Air-conditioned
  • Toilet
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Toilet paper
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • Safe
  • Toothbrush
  • Continental breakfast
  • Cleaning products
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Coffee machine
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • Desk
  • Garden
  • Private bathroom
  • Designated smoking area
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Storage available


  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Concierge service

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Reviews for The Rucksack Caratel

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Photos of The Rucksack Caratel

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Where is The Rucksack Caratel?

Find the exact location and address of The Rucksack Caratel in Malacca, making it easy to plan your travel logistics. Landmark and ‘Getting Around’ data was last updated on 28 September 2023.

Most popular landmarks

A Famosa0.2 km
St Paul's Church0.2 km
Dataran Pahlawan Melaka Megamall0.3 km
The Stadthuys0.3 km
Christ Church0.3 km
Hatten Square0.4 km

Getting Around

Malacca Makhota Medical Centre0.5 km
Malacca The Straits Hotel And Suites0.6 km
Malacca Mimosa Hotel0.7 km
Malacca Novotel0.7 km
Malacca Mahkota Hotel0.7 km
Malacca Bayview Hotel1.0 km

FAQs when booking at The Rucksack Caratel

Find answers to commonly asked questions regarding bookings, amenities, policies, and more when booking a stay at The Rucksack Caratel. FAQs were last updated on 28 September 2023.

Is pricing at The Rucksack Caratel comparable to 3 star hotels in Malacca?

In Malacca, the average nightly rate for 3 stars hotels is S$ 62. The expected nightly rate for The Rucksack Caratel is around S$ 39; a price that is 55% cheaper than the city average. HotelsCombined considers The Rucksack Caratel to be a good deal if you’re looking to stay at a 3 stars hotel in Malacca.

How close is The Rucksack Caratel to the nearest airport, Malacca Batu Berendum Airport?

At 7.8 km away, Malacca Batu Berendum Airport is the closest airport to The Rucksack Caratel. The average expected drive time from The Rucksack Caratel to Malacca Batu Berendum Airport is 0h 06m. It’s a good idea to research traffic trends between your hotel and the airport.

Is there a pool at The Rucksack Caratel?

Yes, The Rucksack Caratel has a pool for hotel guests. Generally, hotel pools have opening and closing times so be sure to speak to the front desk before using the pool.

How close is The Rucksack Caratel from the Malacca city centre?

The Rucksack Caratel is just 1.1 km away from the centre of Malacca. You can easily get to other landmarks from The Rucksack Caratel, including Christ Church, which has been found to be a popular place to visit amongst tourists.

What is the The Rucksack Caratel phone number?

For questions regarding your hotel or your stay, call +60 6292 2107.

Does The Rucksack Caratel have Wi-Fi available?

Yes, The Rucksack Caratel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

What is the check-out time at The Rucksack Caratel?

The standard check-out time at The Rucksack Caratel is 12:00. Guests can usually check-in from 15:00. Special arrangements may be available if discussed with the front desk.

How much does it cost to stay at The Rucksack Caratel, Malacca?

Usually The Rucksack Caratel room prices are around S$ 39/night, with the cheapest deals starting from S$ 28/night. Prices vary based on many factors (e.g. dates, time of year, room type etc.) so use the form above to see deals for your intended stay.

How far is The Rucksack Caratel from A Famosa?

The Rucksack Caratel is a good place to stay to see A Famosa. It’s 0.2 km away.

Is The Rucksack Caratel close to Cheng Hoon Teng Temple?

If you want to see Cheng Hoon Teng Temple while visiting Malacca, The Rucksack Caratel is just 0.7 km away.

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