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Merdeka Palace Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Jalan Tun Abang Haji Openg | P.O. Box A298, Kuching 93000, Malaysia
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Ranked #26 of 46 hotels in Kuching
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A quaint old fashioned faded colonial style hotel which has seen better days. There is a very grand foyer but the rooms, pool and other facilities need renovating. Despite this it is good place to stay the staff are lovely and very helpful. Late checkout was no problem eventually extending to 6 pm. It is much cheaper than the Hilton... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall, i am satisfied with the room although it is small, and the tv is an old tv,its not led or flat screen tv..but im okay for that.what dissapoint is i've been told that my room did not have any wifi connection and i need to pay for internet access. I mean hello,even budget hotel do provide free wifi.

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Sihanoukville, Cambodia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is in the centre of town and has a swimming pool and a gym. Better still - it has large two bedroom apartments for families at a very reasonable price. The hallway is battered and stinks of cigarettes, but the apartment is clean and spacious, with a kitchen, dining table, sitting room, two large bedrooms and three bathrooms.

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Ipoh, Malaysia
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stay 1 night with bikers group for Borneo trip, Standard room for 2 people are a bit small, but comfortable. Location in town center near shopping complex and others. Breakfast are ok with not much verity to chose, but local food just around the corner.

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Kuching, Malaysia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Located in the middle of Kuching city of Sarawak, the location is excellent. Everything is within walking distance-a mall with Mcdonald and food court, the famous waterfront, Chinatown, the historical museums and mosque, the long streets of souvenir selling shops and India Street.We stayed at the two rooms family suite and it was convenient as there was a kitchenette and... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Stayed for one night during a biz trip. Rooms facing the road and open field is better and bigger. This hotel is 16 year already but rooms and overall state of building is still well maintained. Clean rooms with good wifi connection. Hotel bfast is normal but if you like to explore local sarawak food. The waterfront is just 10min... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

was in this hotel for tennis tournament very nice hotel I come there at midnight and get surprisely good hospitality and very good people work there and the shoping mall is very close to the hotel its very usefull)

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Kajang, Malaysia
15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

the decor and the state of the room is clearly out of date. the cleanliness also wasnt so satisfactory to me. i dine in their Italian restaurant the night i stayed. although the service was excellent, the food was terrible. the breakfast buffet is just okay. the location is ok, with plaza merdeka is within walking distant.

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Adelaide, Australia
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20 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Hotel In the heart of City of Kuching and nice park and garden surround this hotel, though is an old hotel but pretty much gave me what i want. Walking distance to kuching waterfront which you can enjoy the panorama when the sun goes down. Alots of hawker surround and try the restaurant at kuching waterfront east to west menu... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
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21 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

The reception staffs very friendly ( Jennifer & Tini ), walking distance to waterfront and Merdeka mall.The room facing car park and bathroom amenities limited choice should have bath gel and lotion.No Slippers in the room (website should edit the facilities). No signage at swimming pool to get pool towel, mixed sex sauna & steam room in the hotel (The... More

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Address: Jalan Tun Abang Haji Openg | P.O. Box A298, Kuching 93000, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Sarawak > Kuching
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Merdeka Palace Hotel 3.5*
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Merdeka Palace Kuching
Merdeka Palace Hotel Kuching, Sarawak

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