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Address: No.71, Kampung Annah Rais, Kuching 94200, Malaysia
Phone Number: +65 90049762
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Annah Rais Longhouse is a large & old Bidayuh Tribe's Longhouse...

Annah Rais Longhouse is a large & old Bidayuh Tribe's Longhouse that houses over 80 families. Majority of the us here are still live in a traditional way of longhouse's living. It has 175 years old written history to date. Visitor may participate in our Longhouse Adventure Program, which include longhouse accommodation, traditional meals & tours to surrounding tropical rainforest in search for astonishing waterfalls & natural Hot Spring.

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Private Tour: Kuching Sightseeing Tour and Overnight Village Homestay

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Experience Life and Back to Nature

We, 3 adults and 2 children had stayed at Annah Rais –Macheree’s homestay last month(Sept). The homestay is owned by Mr. Ringin and Madam Macheree. Mr Ringin is a retired English... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Penang, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia

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Penang, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
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9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We, 3 adults and 2 children had stayed at Annah Rais –Macheree’s homestay last month(Sept). The homestay is owned by Mr. Ringin and Madam Macheree. Mr Ringin is a retired English & Physical Education teacher, he is a very good storyteller- he told us the history about long house, head house, introduced us various plants in the jungle. While Mdm... More 

1 Thank Karuna98
Kuching, Malaysia
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47 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

Try hard to keep the place to its originality of a longhouse setting. Visiting the place in the day can givie you a sense that the longhouse is deserted by the occupants. Not much activity to be seen apart from of a couple of old folks weaving to make rattan baskets other stuffs.

Thank CityFolks777
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

Me and my girlfriend had stay here for a day and it's amazing and a touchy moment for both of us since the villagers was very kind and friendly. The places was divided to 2 places, where the muslim stay in 1 area and the non muslim in 1 area. They are divided by a river and had stay peacefully... More 

Thank redmoonSAMURAI
Antwerp, Belgium
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

We booked a 3 days 2 nights stay at Annah Rais longhouse. In less than one hour you can reach the village by car from Kuching. We stayed at mr Edward s house. Although he is a very kind man, we would not recommend to make the trip. The longhouse is actually an open air elderly home. All young people... More 

2 Thank Belgiek
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47 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

A great day to the longhouse and a wonder around the village. Recent years have seen electricity and water introduced but one still gets a flavour of the head hunters past life

Thank Steve32Yorkshire
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

Nice place to take a walk to see the place where the Annah Rais people live and it was indeed wonderful to have a home cooked lunch by one of the house host.

Thank EricTan96
Kuching, Malaysia
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19 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

With over 80 families and 500 years of existence near the Borneo Highland, This is a good and accessible Longhouse for visitors to visit. Great place to know more about Bidayuh longhouse. Nice & Friendly Native society.

Thank RyanReafort
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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31 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

I enjoyed the visit and welcome although it would be good if more local interaction was made, although I understand why that can't be the case

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015

Accompanied students to Annah Rais.They had their lunch and they loved the kampung cuisine.Mr Edward..the owner very friendly.They enjoyed the welcome dance and the explanation given was very informative.The village ppl friendly and helpful too.Weaving of headgear...traditional musical instruments jamming...blow pipe demonstration are some of the activities here.For adults if you would like to spend some time at hotspring...waterfall he... More 

Thank Rudy R
Singapore, Singapore
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Myself and two friends took the afternoon tour with a pick up in the city. The longhouse is located at about 60km away from Kuching and takes 45 minutes to get there. The guide was with us in the vehicle and stayed the full tour. She provided us insights all the way and was very entertaining. The Bidayuh Tribe's longhouse... More 

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