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The Brunei Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   95 Jalan Pemancha, Bandar Seri Begawan BS8811, Brunei Darussalam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2011
Pakistandy Seria, Brunei Darussalam
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Seria, Brunei Darussalam
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41 reviews 41 reviews
33 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2011

We live at the other end of Brunei and often want to stay over in the capital either at the weekend or when we have family visiting. The Radisson can be expensive and the overly ostentatious (and badly catered) Empire don't really do it so the revamped Brunei hotel is a fantastic addition. Rooms are comfortable with good bed linen... More

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Kuala Belait
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2011

After a year from my last stay, Brunei Hotel had undergo a big transformation from poor to excellent. To my surprise, the rooms are fantastic which to me is suffice for a short stay. Good location to stay in, nearby the famous Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosque, Yayasan Shopping complex, Water Village, Handicraft center, The new Waterfront, and many more.... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2011

Brunei Hotel is a very nice hotel after the new owners modernized it. It is very central, walking distance to all the attractions. The decor is modern, the staff are friendly, wifi in the room and in the reception area. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend this hotel to all travelers. Price is also very reasonable.

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2011

Ignore any older reviews on this Hotel... it has been completely refurbished very nicely, is well run and great staff. When booking we selected it for its location aware of some negative reviews that were pre refurbishment but the place was fantastic... a boutique style close to the water front and central Banda town area. Nice restaurant and good breakfast.

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Melaka, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2011

When we started to look out for hotels in Brunei, we were put off by every other hotel either because of bad review or exorbitant tariff. Finally, a review of renovated 'Brunei Hotel' on 'Brunei Times' prompted me to give it a try, so I contacted Brunei Hotel's staff Mr Azmil & Ms Lovena. they were very helpful in assisting... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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28 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2011

Our brief stay at the Brunei Hotel was pure joy. Attentive staff, smart and trendy design and a good restaurant as well as the central location just opposite the pittoresque open market contributed to the good time we had in Brunei.

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Auckland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2011

It has just been renovationed at begining of this year. Compare the phone which was uploaded before. It is a huge development. I was really enjoyed while I was stay there. Great location , cleaning room. But staff need more traning for local travel information. None of the front desk staff know how to get to the Royal Rgalia. Acctually... More

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Australia
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2010

I have been travel to so many countries and stay in so many hotel before. This time i went to Brunei for a short business trip which i really dissapointed and upset. Bad attitude staff in Brunei Hotel....She dont even know how to smile, i remember one of this front office supervisor show me a bad attitude of serving guest.... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2010

Certainly not a 5 star hotel, but Hotel Brunei offers affordable accommodation within walking distances of all of Bandar Seri Begawan's sights. The morning vegetation markets are located immediately across the road and canal, the Brunei Rivers is a short stroll down the road, and the Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosque and nearby mall are only a 10 min walk... More

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Address: 95 Jalan Pemancha, Bandar Seri Begawan BS8811, Brunei Darussalam
Location: Brunei Darussalam > Brunei-Muara District > Bandar Seri Begawan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Brunei Hotel 3*
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Situated in the heart of the city, The Brunei Hotel provides easy access to the business district of commercial houses, banks, airline offices and the scenic waterfront and other imposing landmarks are only a short stroll away. ... more   less 
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