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The Brownstone Hostel & Space



The Brownstone Hostel is a historical townhouse built in 1907 as a former laundry house, the property convert to the first upscale hostel in Ipoh new town. Inspired by the building history, The Brownstone Hostel maintained the building aesthetics while modernizing the spaces and hostel facilities. The hostel provide a few social spaces (courtyard, rooftop garden, tv room and etc...) that you can get together with the travelers around the world!


  • Air Conditioning
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Cable TV
  • Ceiling fan
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Games Room
  • Hairdryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Ironing board
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Postal Service
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels Included
  • Utensils
  • Washing machine



Traveler Reviews

“New hostel in Ipoh”

Rating: 5 Reviewed on September 27, 2019

Even if the hostel was 15/20 min walking to the main attractions, it was totally worth it. Very nice atmosphere, private rooms are clean and beds are really comfortable. The relaxing area was also...

“Recommended stay”

Rating: 4 Reviewed on September 16, 2019

Stayed 2 nights at the hostel (triple room). Everything was nice and met my expectations. Loved the vibes and the interiors, especially the dining space, which they use swings instead of chairs...

“A cut above and worth the visit to Ipoh alone”

Rating: 5 Reviewed on August 18, 2019

Our stay in the 6 bed dorm was everything you could ask for. The hostel is well designed with beautiful interiors that would do credit to the most expensive boutique hotels. The dorm beds provide...


By Flight
The airport known as Sultan Azlan Shah Airport, Firefly is the only airline available at the moment, ply along Singapore – Ipoh. Get faster access to Ipoh from Singapore, which only takes around 40 – 50 minutes.

By Taxi
Main bus station Amanjaya Bus Terminal:-
Driving distance to The Brownstone Hostel is around 10.5km, about 30minutes. (Price from bus station to The Brownstone Hostel is approximately Rm25.00 per way, additional of 50% charge from 12midnight till 7am.

Sultan Azlan Shah Airport:-
Driving distance to The Brownstone Hostel is around 4.2km, about 15minutes. (Price from Sultan Azlan Shah Airport to The Brownstone Hostel is approximately Rm15.00 per way, additional of 50% charge from 12nidnight to 7am.

By Bus
Major nearby express bus services to main station Amanjaya Bus Terminal (Meru) Ipoh from Kuala Lumpur and Butterworth. (Per bus ticket fare from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur approximately Rm17.40 and Ipoh to Butterworth approximately Rm17.60)

By Railway
Express train ply along the Kuala Lumpur – Ipoh – Butterworth (Penang) route. (Price from Kuala Lumpur railway station to Ipoh approximately the range of Rm22.00 – Rm40.00 per ticket and Butterworth (Penang) railway station to Ipoh approximately the range of Rm21.00 – Rm38.00 per ticket)


If cancellation/amendment is made within 72 hours of your arrival, 1st night's room rate and tax will be charged. In the case of no-show, the total price of the reservation will be charged.

Effective September 1st 2017, under the gazetted Tourism Tax Act 2017, all non Malaysian hotel guests will be levied a Tourism Tax of RM 10.00 per room per night. The amount is not included in the booked room price and will be paid directly by the guest at the hotel.

Special request will depend on room availability, and cannot be guarantee. We do however, to try our very best to accommodate you.