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Grand Margherita Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman | P.O. Box 2362, Kuching 93100, Malaysia
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Sibu, Sarawak, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nice hotel with nice service having excellent staff with nice room and tasty break fast, in reason able price, at the beautiful place, near water front and just adjacent to plaza Sarawak. sent percent satisfied with the hotel management.

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17 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a room facing the river abd the view was so beautiful.The calm river and the small boats ferrying the people across and the countryside in the city was indeed awesome.besides that good service and food made my stay memorable.Very cosy and comfortable

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I really appreciate our staying at Grand Margherita Hotel. I'd like to stress the ability of management to answer in a timely and proper way to our needs. As improving aspect i'd like to suggest to speed up check-in/check-out procedures. In any case it is one of the best hotel we got during our holiday in Malaysia!

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Unfortunately we did not choose this hotel, it was part of a tour we were on for 6 days. On arrival we were shown to our room which on first glance appeared ok. There were stains on the carpet and ink on the chair but it is an older style hotel. However on pulling back the duvet we were shocked.... More

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Berlin, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A very comfortable hotel conveniently situated close to the Sarawak river in the centre of Kuching. The staff were very friendly and obliging, particularly the travel advisor Judy James who provided details of the Bako National Park and organised a visit for me on a weekend at very short notice with a most excellent guide, who spoke flawless English. Highly... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of 4 of us stayed here for 5 nights. The breakfast had a huge choice and you could have literally anything you can think of! Pool was nice and there was hardly anyone there so nice and quiet. Average rooms and an average service. The bar is severely overpriced. Ideal location.

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MarcomPaula, Public Relations Manager at Grand Margherita Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mego Mego M Thank you for your review and for staying with us at the Grand Margherita Hotel. We look forward to welcoming you and your friends back again, perhaps for the coming holidays. Do book directly with us the next time around and take advantage of our Best Price Guarantee which comes with added perks. Should you have... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was staying to attend Asia TEFL conference as the Hilton which is where I usually stay was fully booked. First thing that happen was an envelope was left at reception for me, which miraculously disappeared fortunately it wasn't anything too important inside. Secondly i asked the cleaner to clean my room as well as display the make up my... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is well located. The staff is not always fluent in English but it is ok. The room is average. The lights control are weird and not always respond to what you ask. The Air conditioning could only send freezing air. It felt very humid also. I didn't try the TV. There is a small safe. There is wifi... More

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MarcomPaula, Public Relations Manager at Grand Margherita Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Michel R Thank you for your review and for staying with us at the Grand Margherita Hotel. We are glad that you have enjoyed our breakfast, free Wifi throughout the hotel and our facilities. We have shared your feedback with our team and we look forward to welcoming you back again. Do book directly with us the next time... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for two nights,actually it was a nice stay but the check in took time so long and we have to wait in lobby for about 30 minutes and we decided to have our dinner first. The staff promised to give us a connecting room and we have to wait because one room is not ready yet. After... More

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MarcomPaula, Public Relations Manager at Grand Margherita Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Linda T Thank you for your review and for staying with us at the Grand Margherita Hotel. We would like to apologise for the miscommunication and inconveniences caused. Rest assured, your invaluable feedback has been shared with our team and we look forward to making it up to you the next time around. Do not hesitate to book directly... More

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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

As an overall view of our 3night stay, the service we got was majorly disappointing, the good was cold, and hotel needs major refurbishing. We were in club rooms, so make sure you do that option if you stay at the grand margarita

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Address: Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman | P.O. Box 2362, Kuching 93100, Malaysia
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Location: Malaysia > Sarawak > Kuching
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Grand Margherita Hotel 4*
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Situated in the heart of the city's business, entertainment and shopping district, the hotel offers free WiFi and is 20 minutes drive from the Kuching International Airport. Grand Margherita Hotel is adjacent to the Sarawak Plaza Shopping Complex and the Sarawak Economic Development Corporation Building. Its sister hotel, the Riverside Majestic, is located just across the road. With tourist attractions such as the Kuching Waterfront, Chinese Museum, Tua Pek Kong Chinese Temple, Fort Margherita and Main Bazaar nearby, Grand Margherita Hotel certainly has the best location in the city for business or leisure. ... more   less 
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