Top 10 Homestays In Ipoh, Malaysia - Updated 2024

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Ipoh is one of the must-see destinations in Malaysia. It boasts a strategic location between Kuala Lumpur and Penang. You will enjoy the variety of things that the city offers even if you are on a budget. Cave temples are arguably the most popular attractions here. No trip to the city is complete without dropping by Kek Lok Tong, Perak Cave Temple, and Sam Poh Tong Temple. Among these, Perak Cave Temple is said to be the most visited one for its stunning murals and breathtaking views from the top of the temple. For a breath of fresh air, while learning more about the rich local heritage, you can go on a heritage walk covering various notable attractions. The hospitality of locals is also something tourists enjoy here. Feel at home when you visit this city by looking into the top homestays in Ipoh, Malaysia, listed below.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on April 14, 2024.

1. Canning 33 (from USD 24)

Canning 33 provides budget-friendly accommodations for different guests visiting the city, featuring various accommodation options. Families visiting the property can book the Family Bungalow, which features six bedrooms and can accommodate up to sixteen people. There is a shared lounge and a shared kitchen at your disposal. Further, this property boasts a lush garden.

The nearest airport is Sultan Azlan Shah Airport, which is only 8 km (4.97 mi) away. If you are bringing a car, you may park for free on the premises.

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This homestay is less than 20 minutes from Kek Look Tong, by car. This is a unique cave temple, in that you can walk from the front to the back to find a leisure area with a lake, statues and even a small boating stream! The cave interior is huge and contains statues of deities. It’s a must-visit if you are in Ipoh!

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Canning 33

Wifi Available

Address: 33 Jalan Haji Wahab Canning Garden
3.85 km (2.4 mi) from Mural Art's Lane

Parking Garden Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Free parking Internet services WiFi Available Free WiFi

2. White House Homestay (from USD 29)

Offering quality accommodations at budget-friendly rates in the city, White House Homestay is only a short five-minute drive from Sam Poh Tong Temple. It has various types of guest rooms, including Double Room, Standard Triple Room, Family Room, or Standard Quadruple Room. Each room is furnished with a full private bathroom. When you stay here, you have access to a shared lounge where you can meet other guests, a shared kitchenette, and a lovely garden.

This homestay also provides complimentary private parking within the premises.

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White House Homestay

Wifi Available

Address: No 1, Persiaran Rapat Baru 7, Taman Lapangan Permai,
5.23 km (3.3 mi) from Mural Art's Lane

Parking Garden Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Free parking Internet services WiFi Available Free WiFi

3. PM Octagon Ipoh Suites & Apartment 1 (from USD 49)

Ideally positioned in the city, PM Octagon Ipoh Suites & Apartment 1 is only about 1 km (0.62 mi) away from Ipoh Parade and 3.9 km (2.42 mi) away from the nearest airport, Sultan Azlan Shah Airport. It provides complimentary private parking on the premises, so you can be worry-free if you plan to bring a car.

This homestay offers three types of accommodations: Studio, Two-Bedroom Suite, and Two-Bedroom Apartment. In each unit, you will find a seating area, a well-equipped kitchenette, a dining area, and a private bathroom with toiletries provided.

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PM Octagon Ipoh Suites & Apartment 1

Wifi Available

Address: Jalan Raja Ekram 276 18-11, Wisma Octagon Ipoh
381 meters (0.3 ft) from Mural Art's Lane

Parking Non-smoking rooms Free parking Internet services Lift WiFi Available Free WiFi Non-smoking throughout

4. Ipoh Meru Animation Homestay (from USD 42)

Ipoh Meru Animation Homestay features four bedrooms and three full bathrooms, providing budget-friendly accommodations in Ipoh. It also has a shared lounge with a TV and a shared kitchen equipped with a fridge and a microwave. There’s a washing machine that you may use to do your laundry. For guests with kids, this property also offers colorful kids’ bedrooms and a children’s playground. If you feel like relaxing outdoors, there is a terrace on the property.

Conveniently, Sultan Azlan Shah Airport is only 15 km (9.32 mi) away. If you are bringing a car, you can take advantage of the complimentary onsite parking.

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Ipoh Meru Animation Homestay by Grab A Stay

Wifi Available

Address: No. 36, Jalan Meru Impian 11
8.19 km (5.1 mi) from Mural Art's Lane

Parking Terrace Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Free parking Internet services Lift Express check-in/check-out

5. Kinta Bali Villa (from USD 35)

Kinta Bali Villa is located only 3.8 km (2.36 mi) away from Ipoh Parade and 8 km (4.97 mi) away from Lost World of Tambun. Catering to the needs of different guests, it offers various accommodation options, from Superior King Rooms to Family Rooms. All the rooms are air-conditioned, with free WiFi and flat-screen televisions. Further, this property features a garden, a shared lounge, and a terrace where guests can relax.

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Kinta Bali Villa

Wifi Available

Address: 94 Jalan Kompleks Sukan
3.13 km (2.0 mi) from Mural Art's Lane

Parking Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Free parking Internet services WiFi Available

6. W boutique 10pax with family karaoke (from USD 90)

Guaranteeing you a comfortable stay in Ipoh, W boutique 10pax with family karaoke offers three guest rooms and two full bathrooms. It also features a well-equipped kitchen and a washing machine, ensuring that you have everything you need to feel at home. In the shared lounge, you can easily sit back and relax. This homestay is only 14 km (8.7 mi) away from Lost World of Tambun. Meanwhile, Sultan Azlan Shah Airport is only 7 km (4.35 mi) away.

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W boutique 10pax with family karaoke

Wifi Available

Address: Jalan Silibin
2.64 km (1.7 mi) from Mural Art's Lane

Parking Non-smoking rooms Barber/beauty shop Family rooms Free parking Internet services Express check-in/check-out Karaoke

7. D' Festivo Condominium Residences (from USD 55)

D’ Festivo Condominium Residences is an ideal home base for leisure travelers visiting Ipoh, offering contemporary accommodations with a seating area, two bathrooms, and two bedrooms. It also has various recreational facilities for your enjoyment, such as a fitness center, an outdoor swimming pool, and a sauna. For young guests, a children’s playground is available. This property also features a balcony and garden and offers mountain views.

Moreover, complimentary private parking is provided on the premises. Sultan Azlan Shah Airport is only 9 km (5.59 mi) away.

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D' Festivo Condominium Residences

Wifi Available

Address: Ipoh Garden East, Medan Ipoh
5.2 km (3.3 mi) from Mural Art's Lane

Parking Sauna Fitness centre Garden Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Free parking Internet services

8. Ipoh TZY's Homestay (from USD 17)

Welcoming business and leisure travelers with quality hospitality, Ipoh TZY’s Homestay offers various types of accommodations. For large groups of up to 14 people, the Four-Bedroom House, with plenty of sleeping space, will be a perfect choice. Each room has a full private bathroom. Further, you have access to a shared lounge when you stay here.

This homestay is only 6 km (3.73 mi) away from Ipoh Parade and 7 km (4.35 mi) away from Sultan Azlan Shah Airport.

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Ipoh TZY's Homestay

Wifi Available

Address: 104 Jalan Ng Weng Hup Taman Pertama
2.51 km (1.6 mi) from Mural Art's Lane

Parking Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Ironing service Free parking Internet services WiFi Available Free WiFi

9. OCTAGON Premium IPOH Homestay (from USD 33)

OCTAGON Premium IPOH Homestay is easily accessible, only 3.4 km (2.11 mi) away from Sultan Azlan Shah Airport, the nearest airport. Making you feel at home, it offers a cozy living room to lounge in and a well-equipped kitchen. There’s also a dining area and a private bathroom featuring a whirlpool tub. A washing machine is available for your convenience. If you are bringing a car, you may park on the premises for free.

Conveniently, this property is only 10 km (6.21 mi) away from Lost World of Tambun.

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Octagon Premium Ipoh Town Center by Grab A Stay

Wifi Available

Address: 8-17-3, Wisma Octagon,
383 meters (0.3 ft) from Mural Art's Lane

Parking Garden Non-smoking rooms Barber/beauty shop Family rooms Free parking Internet services Lift

10. JRE. Homestay (from USD 75)

Providing family-friendly accommodations in Ipoh, JRE. Homestay is home to a guest room that can sleep up to 11 guests. It also has an outdoor swimming pool, allowing you to relax by taking a refreshing dip. Moreover, you have access to a balcony and a garden when you stay here. In the shared kitchen, you can easily prepare light meals.

Complimentary onsite parking is provided, so you need not worry if you plan to bring a car. The best part? This homestay also offers complimentary airport shuttle services.

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JRE. Homestay

Wifi Available

Address: 126 Jalan Raja Dr. Nazrin Shah
4.62 km (2.9 mi) from Mural Art's Lane

Parking Garden Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Family rooms Free parking Internet services Lift

Enjoy the warm hospitality of locals in Ipoh

Malaysians are generally warm and hospitable, especially to tourists. So, pamper yourself by staying in a cozy homestay among locals while exploring this culturally rich city.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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