M Boutique has always been a celebration of the multitude of personalities in our small home. Thanks to one of our family members who has a quirky passion for history and old buildings, we were recently graced with the presence of Dr. Peter Barbor with his wife, Patricia Barbor including Commander (Retired) Ian Anderson who stayed with us. Dr. Peter Barbor is the Grandson of Brigadier General Arthur Benison Hubback C.M.G., D.S.O., which can be considered Federated States of Malaya's most prolific architect. M Boutique was also the...

Ipoh has traditionally been left out when it comes to attracting more people to appreciate the food, lifestyle and even the sights around this Perak Capital. We thought that many business owners were left to their own devices when it came to promoting Perak. We used to gawk at other bigger cities like Kuala Lumpur or Penang, in comparison to this small town. Recently however, with thanks to Oldtown White Coffee Berhad, who commissioned Ernest Zachrevic to come and do a some of his now famous murals /...

We have been busy with Pre Wedding Couples, so can you imagine our surprise when one of your guests sent us an email to inquire about a family photo shoot! The M Boutique Family scratched our heads wondering how we would fulfill this request as we had never done this kind of photo shoot before. Luckily, we had met the team at jangguttouch who were here to do a Malay Wedding Couple. We quickly picked up the phone and asked them if they would be interested to do...

We have always had a fascination with art house movies that tend to push the boundaries of what's acceptable to the local palette. Some of our favourites include the movie In The Mood For Love and Lust Caution. You must think that we have an affinity for the Hong Kong Actor Tony Leung, but we just loved the backgrounds and setting of that time period. Incidentally, did you know that some parts of Lust Caution was shot in Ipoh? Let's backtrack to a couple of weeks ago ...

We recently came across a review on Tripadvisor with the title "Instagram Heaven". While the family at M Boutique appreciates all comments, this was the first time one of our guests had commented they loved our home for an instagram stream. So we took the trouble to look up Instagram with the hash tag #mboutiquehotels ...

Dear M Friends, Kindly be informed that our restaurant partner MIYA (formerly Myth Eatery & Bar) will be undergoing renovation. These works will be carried out from 0830hrs to 1700hrs daily starting on 14th June, Tuesday. Works is expected to complete before or on 2 August 2022. During this period, you may experience some noise during the day. Please rest assured that every effort will be made at our end to minimize the level of noise for your comfort.