Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Alor Setar, Malaysia - Updated 2021

airbnb Alor Setar, Malaysia

Alor Setar is best known as the state capital of Kedah, Malaysia. It sits on Malaysia’s longest expressway, from Kuala Lumpur to George Town, Penang. Besides being known as the birthplace of current Prime Minister Tun Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamad, perhaps the most unique thing about Alor Setar is that schools here operate from Sunday to Thursday. Attractions here include the Alor Setar Tower, the Balai Nobat, and various museums and galleries that detail the history of the locality. When you’re holidaying in this charming city, make sure you stay at only the best apartments! We’ve scoured Airbnb for a list of vacation rentals that you can consider, so you don’t have to. Scroll through and choose one!

1. Private room in Alor Setar house (from USD 18)

This is a private room in a house that comes with a private bathroom, air-conditioning, high-speed Wi-Fi and a queen bed. Nearby, there are cafes, restaurants and petrol kiosks that will make your stay here as convenient as possible. It is also near the highway PLUS Tol Alor Setar - a mere 5-minute drive away. Guests can use shared spaces such as the kitchen, washing machine and living room. This is a well-maintained place that you can feel at home in!

Room Stay - Alor Setar Homestay
Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia
47 reviews
Private room in house 0 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
can enjoy the petit cinema with cozy couch
the room was very clean and had everything we needed
location is great nice place to stay clean and comfortable
the place is quite clean quite and near to the mcd & starbucks
the accomodation is very well taken care of bright and clean
his house is also very spacious clean comfortable and offers everything the traveler needs
nice host and good environment
the host is also helpful and responsible
nick is approachable fast response friendly and accommodative
great place great host
nick is very friendly
it's easy to locate and most of all it's perfectly located conveniently close to the main highway
always a great place to stay with whenever visit alor setar great food nearby restaurant and etc
Read more reviews

2. Comfy home (from USD 31)

This house is clean, tidy and will guarantee you a comfortable stay! It is fully furnished and there is air-conditioning in the bedrooms, with a water heater in the washroom. There is a spacious living room with a TV suitable for family and bonding activities. The place has a great location, too. It is just 7 minutes from the tol Alor Setar, 5 minutes from Simpang Kuala and 25 minutes from Kuala Kedah Jett. Close by, there are shops such as Starbucks, McDonalds and KFC and many seafood restaurants. A hypermarket is also accessible a few minutes by car.

Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia
74 reviews
Entire house 4 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
fan speed too slow
cool place with complete facilities provided
we had a comfortable stay at sam’s place
a clean place with standard facilities
the house is clean n worth it
the place is clean simple and nice
nice clean calm and secure place
decent house with good cleanliness
friendly host and good arrangement
host are very responsive to every enquiries
nice owner and safe environment with low price
its a nice host that allow us to check in earlier although we reach earlier
nice and helpful owner who helps to mail the item we left in the room just within few days
value for money with strategic location
the location of the house is also good nearby many eateries and also not far from city center
pleasant stay with comfortable place and good location
sam place is very near to town and we easily access to any restaurant and local food
the facilities & amenities are extremely good the location is easy access to petrol station and restaurant
Read more reviews

3. Inz house (from USD 53)

Inz House is located at the centre of Alor Setar, making it a great location for those who wish to explore the area. It is near Aman Central, Pekan Rabu, the Paddy Museum and Keriang Mount. Langkawi is also a 15-minute drive away. For foodies, the famous Nasi Lemak Royale and Roti Canai Beratur are within walking distance. The host also provides airport transfer for a reasonable fee. The house is newly-furnished, completed in August 2017. It has air-conditioning and a water heating system in the bathroom to give you the most comfortable stay possible.

INZ House
Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia
24 reviews
Entire house 4 Beds 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
the house was clean and as advertised which is refreshing
very comfortable & clean sure will come again
the place is very clean surroundings are quiet residential area
very nice and clean house beautifully decorated with good safety features
super clean and very nice host
suitable for family and host is very friendly too recommended
very friendly host and will kept place
we are very happy with the house and the host
niena is very helpful and the house is spacious for six people and a baby
the owner took an extra mile in providing a good place to stay
will definitely come again to this place
quiet neighborhood good for a peaceful night of sleep
Read more reviews

4. Dr Home Hotel (from USD 68)

This home accommodates up to twelve guests and is especially great for big groups! It is situated 5 minutes away from Exit Toll Alor Setar UTARA and has a prime location. Guests of smaller groups can choose to stay in one or more of the private rooms instead. Newly-furnished and air-conditioned, you can be guaranteed a comfy stay here. There are multiple living and dining spaces both indoors and outdoors, great for chilling and relaxing. Nearby, there is a playground for families with children and other amenities such as supermarkets and petrol stations.

New double storey 4 room airconds + 3 toilet +wifi
Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia
47 reviews
Entire bungalow 5 Beds 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
the house was clean and convenient
clean and good value for money
very helpful clean environment responsive & very friendly
house is big and clean
nice deco & very clean
location is strategic for a stay at alor setar and the host is very responsive and pleasant
great experience and location as it is situated beside paddy field
besides the location is perfect and the house is very clean
Read more reviews

5. Alor Setar homestay - whole house (from USD 73)

This house is a double-storey terrace house, cleaned regularly and great for big groups and families, accommodating up to 12 people. It is fully furnished and air-conditioned for times when you need to escape the heat. There is a spacious and cosy living room with a TV as well. The house is located near to Starbucks, McDonald’s, a petrol station and 7-11. Essentials are provided for guests and the kitchen is free for usage.

OOI Homestay Alor Setar 整套房子民宿
Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia
35 reviews
Entire house 4 Beds 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it is a big house that come with comfortable sofa & bed satellite tv & high speed internet
the house is clean and comfortable
love the place very clean and well kept
the house is quite spacious clean and comfortable to stay
spacious and clean house suitable for big family and friends
the house is clean n tidy convenience check in suitable for group or families
the host is very helpful n fast response
great and helpful host
ooi is a great host and able to handle difficult situations even during peak season
would recommend the host to put more mirror and room slippers
nice house everything is complete for short trip location is near to starbucks mcd petrol station and 7-11
Read more reviews

6. Minsu Garden home (from USD 145)

This homestay has recently been renovated and has a hotel style. It is suitable for big groups of up to 10 people. Outdoors, there is also a BBQ pit with BBQ tools provided by the host. The location is great - close to F&B outlets such as Starbucks, KFC and McDonald’s. Shopping centres and the expressway are located close by as well. The house comes with air-conditioning and toiletries. The kitchen is available for guests to use as well.

Minsu Garden Home
Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia
42 reviews
Entire house 5 Beds 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
no comments during the homestay such a wonderful unit with high speed wifi
the house is spacious with great wifi and cable tv service too
awesome place for family it has a bbq pit and steamboat (extra tables & chairs) for party hosting
clean nice and comfortable
very clean and super cheap it is hard to believe
the house is clean well decorated and very well maintained
the homestay is modern looking well maintained and sparkling clean
me and my friends like the place so much especially the cleanliness
thank you for being a great host
thank you mr yee for being very hospitable host
excellent host and very friendly
such a caring & helpful host
a very nice place and friendly host
reasonable price and good location
this place is super value for money
a good place to stay
nice and comfy place
Read more reviews

7. The Art Villa (from USD 32)

Be charmed by this beautiful accommodation - a clean and luxurious living space at a reasonable price! The room is comfortable with one double bed and one single bed for up to 3 people. Located on the second floor, you can enjoy the beautiful view of the surroundings from your private balcony. The villa is surrounded by nature with picturesque views. At your request and an additional charge, the host can provide Thai food services for you. This one is for those who love being part of art and nature!

The Art Villa Alor Setar (Deluxe Family Room)
Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia
12 reviews
Private room in villa 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
the room is clean spacious and comfortable
overall are ok and clean
the place is clean and there's a thai food restaurant downstairs for you if you are hungry
host wasn’t responsive at all
nice place for short trip
great place if u appreciate arts
Read more reviews

8. Cempaka homestay with bed and breakfast

This homestay location is near local attractions such as the Science Centre, Paddy museum, ETS Railway Station and the Alor Setar Airport. Getting to and from here will be a breeze! There are also complexes and shopping malls that will make it easy to stock up on groceries and local produce during your stay. The house is a terrace house with three bedrooms for up to ten guests. There is a mini garden with a water shower and a mini bath pool that guests can feel free to use. Accommodating up to three vehicles in the parking area, this place is great for groups on a weekend getaway!

Cempaka Homestay (Bed and Breakfast)
Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia
57 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
breakfast prepared was really excellent
it provided a very yummy breakfast
we had a comfortable short stay here
and the kid pool which my children enjoy the most
clean and well accommodated for
the house is clean & comfortable
very clean house with all necessities we need in a home
in my opinion the cleanliness of some part of the house can be improved
the house very clean and the hospitality is great
great hospitality by the owner
the host really kind and friendly
en suhaimi is really a great host
great host to deal with
suhaimi is also a friendly host and live next door
location is good which near to attraction place clean comfortable and value of money
the location shared via (hidden by airbnb) bring us exactly at the door step
near to attraction places comfortable clean and value for money
Read more reviews

9. Three-bedroom apartment for up to ten people in Taman Saga

Be greeted by a clean and comfortable apartment that is great for big groups when you stay here. It is well-furnished, with air-conditioning in all bedrooms, water heater in the bathroom and a dining table and TV in the cosy living room. Clean towels and toiletries are all provided so you don’t have to pack them. Location-wise, this listing is just as great. It is a 3-minute drive to Simpang Kuala, a 5-minute drive to Alor Setar Mall and a 15-minute drive to Pulau Langkawi.

Taman Saga 3R2B 10Pax (FREE WIFI)
25 reviews
Entire house 4 Beds 9 Guests

10. Vincent's homestay in Alor Setar

An elegant, comfortable and spacious double storey house with 3 bedrooms for up to 15 people. This is a great accommodation option for big groups. It is located 10 minutes away from Alor Setar city with various other F&B options and amenities nearby. Although it does not have Wi-Fi yet, you can still make yourself feel at home at this comfy residence!

Alor Setar Tmn Rakyat Mergong, Vincent's Homestay
Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia
8 reviews
Entire house 8 Beds 3 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

At Alor Setar, a getaway awaits

With so many options, we hope you’ve settled on one for your Alor Setar adventure. With shopping complexes and amenities easily accessible, you’re going to have a great time here!

Disclosure: Trip101 selects the listings in our articles independently. Some of the listings in this article contain affiliate links.

Get Trip101 in your inbox

Unsubscribe in one click. See our privacy policy for more information on how we use your data

Still Need Travel Insurance?

You can buy and claim online, even after you've left home. Travel insurance from is available to people from 140 countries. It’s designed for adventurous travellers with cover for overseas medical, evacuation, baggage and a range of adventure sports and activities.

*5% off when you book with our promo code: TRIP101

*For our Canadian and US travellers, unfortunately due to financial services laws, we cannot provide a discount. This promotional code cannot be used with any other discount offer, including World Nomads Members’ discount for travel insurance policy holders.

A logophile with a knack for design, Raphael is always looking for freelance writing opportunities!

 Want to contribute as a Local Expert?
Explore Alor Setar
Good things are meant to be shared!