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Kuching Waterfront Lodge

No. 15, Main Bazaar, Kuching 93000, Malaysia
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Ranked #17 of 48 Hotels in Kuching
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Walk straight out the hotel into a popular area, right next to the river. Room was basic but clean with working AC and a surprisingly good shower. Staff were helpful and friendly. They provide different kinds of lockers for your valuables which is a thoughtful and really helpful touch.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Pro: Staff at front desk very helpful and friendly, Chinatown, colonial area, mall all located in the streets behind the hotel. Con: Wifi in lobby area only (get bitten by mosquitoes at night in the lobby), poor reception for TV channels (limited choice). You must pay the total amount of your stay upon arrival in cash.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Overall: rustic, rooms are a bit musty, a weird mixture of Chinese and ethnic design - great location (but so is everything in Kuching as it's a really tiny city) 5 TV channel, only BBC news in English - Aircon goes cold or very cold If you want an extra blanket or pillow, you have to pay 4 and 3... More 

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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This hotel has a fantastic location on the Main Bazaar, just across the road from the river. All the staff are very, very friendly and helpful. The communal areas are really cool - there's a lovely courtyard in the middle of the building and a big, well-equipped kitchen (although we didn't use it as there are many good, cheap restaurants... More 

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Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

Owners were friendly and very helpful, the room had all necessities shower with soap, toilet with toilet paper, clean bed and even a TV. Though most rooms were occupied it wasn't noisy. Breakfast was minimal but so was the price. Chilled Water was available 24hrs for free which is amazing. It's cheaper to book directly with them, you get a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

I like the setting of the hotel. its classic and the woods structure is pleasing. The furniture, the lobby, room setting, those remind me my hometown. Dont rely on the supplied soap. Bring your own toiletries.

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Sydney, Australia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

great value great deco great excellent reception great environment great of all trip we had this whole time. well recommend to stay with this area as its very easy to get around and also see lot more locals then tourist... but ofcause still stay in the tourist area but is much more closer to the locals and see the fresh... More 

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Poland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We spent four nights in this cozy place. It was very hot in Borneo but each room got AC and bathroom so we felt quiet comfortable when we went back to our room after traveling all day, discovering Sarawak attractions. The Hostel is just in front of Kuching's waterfront where we found it was really magic every evening, just sitting... More 

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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

I didnt enjoy my stay in this lodging. The rooms are old and musty, very small n creepy. I only stayed one night and had to move out to better hotel. Really discouraging you guys out there from staying here unless you are really desperate. Its really sad

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014 via mobile

The staff are simply lovely, every time you come or go they have a big smile and friendly word for you. The room is basic but clean, great air con and a very big, firm bed. Breakfast is just toast, some fruit would be nice. Location on main bazaar is perfect, right by the river and one street away from... More 

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Address: No. 15, Main Bazaar, Kuching 93000, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Sarawak > Kuching
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 22
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