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Melaka Straits Mosque

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Jalan Merdeka | Garden City 8-Storey Apartment, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
+60 17-377 0309
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Reviewed 3 days ago

For the mosque itself, I will strongly recommend it! It is build over the sea and hence, looks really beautiful. Impressive-looking white building with stained glass over blue waters in the sun. For those inadequately dressed, there are gowns available for slipping on to enter...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Asperger_Singapore
Reviewed 1 week ago

Please be sensibly dressed to visit this mosque. Otherwise you will be provided with an over coat which is not really comfortable in the tropical Malaysian weather.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank N_Hassim
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Masjid Selat Malacca is a mosque built on a portion of ground in Malacca City that juts into the sea. The mosque is based on a mix of Middle Eastern and Malay craftsmanship and when the water level rises it looks like it is floating....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Fatima I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Allow time for traffic to get there and move to the left of the mosque for the sunset view. Getting back is difficult, long waits for Grab and much traffic

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rowena H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the mosque after 8pm, just in time for the night prayer. Absolutely stunning. The whole place was lit up in green lights and there was a cool gentle breeze coming from the sea where the mosque was 'floating' on. We were able to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Khoyesmiah
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly don’t walk, it’s a long way wherever you are coming from, get a bus, taxi or take a tour. It’s right on the waters edge and pretty impressive. Staff were shouting at everyone so be prepared for some local charm. Enjoy........

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank satanbug
Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

Prayed Isyak there. Going into the mosque carpark entrance, we almost got lost as it was dark but we followed people who were walking in the same direction. Should have more streetlights to guide. Once we reached the compounds of the mosque, we couldn't help...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank IrmaH82
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

The unique about this mosque is it’s being built on sea water, hence you could enjoy sea breeze while you are inside the mosque. The architecture and design of the building also good especially the ‘balcony’ on the sea.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank soonsinmy
Reviewed 21 November 2018

the mosque is near to sea shore so after your pray you can see the view of sea and see sunset when dawn coming,

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank katakechik
Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

I went to the mosque to pray Friday prayer , the view is lovely , a great architecture, you'll see a lot of that kind of mosques in Malaysia

Date of experience: November 2018
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25 December 2018|
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Response from CoinsExplorer | Reviewed this property |
For Fajar Prayer, you can go early morning, but for Visitors its also open in Morning around 9 to 10 A.M
15 June 2018|
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Response from NurQ154 | Reviewed this property |
yes they'll provide robe so you can walk around the mosque. it will be best if you bring along a shawl
Dapur P
10 January 2018|
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Response from Diswulandari | Reviewed this property |
For month of Januari 2018 Sunrise is around 07.18 - 07.23 & Sunset is around 19.18 - 19.25