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Top tips for finding Kuching hotel deals
If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Kuching, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Kuching in March and August.
Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Kuching if you stay on a Tuesday. The opposite is true for, Wednesday, which is usually the most expensive day.
Book more than 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Kuching accommodation.
The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Kuching found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was RM 54, while the most expensive was RM 385.
How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Kuching for 7 days.
Consider the Marian Boutique Lodging House on Wayang Street for a family stay. The property comes with an outdoor pool and is family friendly, including books, music and DVDs for children’s entertainment. You will be a roughly 15min walk to the waterfront, and The Cat Museum at just under 3 km away will provide endless fascination for children on a day visit.
If you are interested in history and local culture, consider visiting Sarawak Cultural Village, a living museum of local and indigenous culture. You will be a bit further afield, about an hour by bus from the centre of Kuching, if you choose to stay in the Damai Beach Resort, but you will be in proximity to the village alongside beautiful beaches and natural parks in the area.
To visit the Bako National Park and Semenggoh Nature Reserve, consider staying on the city outskirts near the airport at the Century Kuching Hotel; it’s around a 20min drive to Semenggoh National Park where, if you’re lucky, you may see orangutans.
For nightlife, stay central along the waterfront to access nearby bars such as the Monkee Bar Bistro, Havana Cafe and Nightlife Music Lounge. Try the Quiikcat Guesthouse, just steps away from the Havana Cafe and waterfront, within walking distance of many entertainments.
Opt for the The Ranee Boutique Suites in Kuching’s Main Bazaar to access the Kuching City Mosque and the Sarawak Islamic Museum. This adult only lodging has bicycle hire and exquisitely designed interiors, and there’s rooms with balconies and river views.
FAQs when booking a hotel in Kuching
Yes, you can find the Raia Hotel & Convention Centre at just 0.8 km from Kuching Airport (KCH). The hotel features a business centre and free parking, and there’s also a free airport shuttle service, which is convenient for all travellers, either those travelling on business or those who wish to just take advantage of the nearby location for easy connection purposes.
Kuching is generally inexpensive, and you can benefit from a wide range of properties to suit your needs. The Oyo 991 Mayfair Hotel is central and has a variety of room options. Your central location will put you within a 5min walk of several attractions and museums, such as the Kuching City Mosque and Sultan Iskandar Planetarium. You’ll have free Wi-Fi and a refrigerator, and it’s possible to have food delivered to your room if required.
Yes, Malaysia is a popular place on the backpacker’s trail, situated just between Thailand and Indonesia. Kuching has many inexpensive options to choose from. Try the Spot On 89886 Backpacker’s Stay Services on Carpenter Street, which has private rooms at a rock bottom price. The central location will put you at just a few steps from Kuching Waterfront and a 10min walk to several museums in the region.
Yes, you can enjoy many aspects of this city on a romantic break. Try a stay at The Waterfront Hotel in Kuching, with views over the Sarawak River. Set in pleasant grounds, this hotel has an outside pool overlooking the city and nearby landmarks. Within a 5min walk is the Kuching Waterfront (for romantic strolls along the river), the Sarawak Museum and Fort Margarita. You have many restaurants on your doorstep, or if you prefer you can take advantage of onsite restaurants or pamper yourself with spa facilities and salon treatments.
If you are looking for a hotel close to Kuching City Centre, you should consider staying at Pullman Kuching, Abell Hotel and Grand Margherita Hotel, as they are the most recommended by KAYAK users.
Hotels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Kuching. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
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