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Damai Beach Resort

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Teluk Bandung, Santubong, Kuching 93756, Malaysia (Formerly Holiday Inn)
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Ranked #24 of 47 Hotels in Kuching
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

For more than twenty years, since I was in High School I'd been visiting Damai Beach Resort and they always gave the best service ever. Friendly staffs, always present a simple smile that make everyone days cheerful. Also nice and helpful and even some staff remember seeing me yearly. The room is cozy and warm too. A must stay hotel... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

During the mid-late 90s, I used to often visit this resort as a kid/teen. Since then, nothing much has changed. It still looks and feels the same as it was TWENTY years ago. As most have wrote, the entire resort is in urgent need for a major and significant makeover. When I was there in February 2014, there were renovations... More

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Halifax, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my 3rd visit to Damai Beach over a period of 7 years and I was pleasantly surprised by the improvements made to the resort. I stayed in a Challet and I was happy to see that the rooms had been refurbished and the decor was pleasing on the eye and relaxing. The rooms looked refreshing and no longer... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would not recommend this hotel at all. We were booked and had paid for 8 nights and only stayed for 2. The hotel is in the worst location with absolutely nothing around except Damai central next door which not clean and hardly anything open. The path that gave you access to Damai Central had a gate across it which... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rooms look tired and smell of mildew. The air conditioning unit was noisy which made it hard for us to fall asleep. The food at the restaurant was below average but at least the staff members were friendly. Other than that, I really have nothing positive to say about this resort.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I and my husband spend at the Damai Beach 5 nights and in those days every possible inconvenience experience had happened. We had a total electricity black out, the telephone line was siwtched off because "it was raining" (incredible!!!), there was rubbish all around the hotel building, the room where not clean with sands on the floor, the food at... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location of the hotel is great. we had a chalet 5m from the beach. you can start some hiking tours (Mt. Santubong etc...) directly from the entrance of the resort. The rooms and the equipment were below standard. The rooms were big, but the furniture was pretty old, we had a leaking pipe in the bathroom, which after our... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

If you are looking to stay in luxury this is not the place but if you want a relaxing stress free holiday in a great location this is the place. Yes it need work but they are trying there best to fix everything Great for family holiday that will not cost a fortune. I would go back anytime.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

I was invited to explore a Japanese World War II wreck dive by a friend. I chosen Damai Resort as its a convenient location for boat to pick up. The resort is a bit old , big rooms , customer service is ok, rooms are clean. There are 2 swimming pool, one for kids and one for adult. I believe... More

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melbourne
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Damai Beach Resort has an awesome location with majestic Mt Santubong behind and the very pretty Damai Beach and the South China Sea in front, with a commanding ridge stretching from the mountain to the sea to complete the scene. Great place to stay for the fantastic Rainforest Music Festival - only 5 minutes walk away from the Sarawak Cultural... More

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Address: Teluk Bandung, Santubong, Kuching 93756, Malaysia (Formerly Holiday Inn)
Location: Malaysia > Sarawak > Kuching
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Damai Beach Resort 3.5*
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Also Known As:
Damai Beach Hotel Kuching
Damai Beach Kuching
Holiday Inn Kuching
Damai Beach Resort Kuching, Sarawak

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