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Harbour View Hotel

Lorong Temple, Kuching 93100, Malaysia
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  • Location
    4.5 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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Malaysia
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24 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you're a government servant in Malaysia, enquire regarding their special rates. Service at the front desk is quick and efficient. I got the studio king room,which was spacious and most importantly, clean. Room service is done every day, which I appreciate. Buffet breakfast is included in the room rates, but honestly the food choices are limited. I stayed for... More 

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

We visit Kuching at least once a year, as my wife have grown up children living there. The last time we stayed at Harbour View Hotel was 7 years ago, so we given an another go to this time. Very central location, almost on the on the Sarawak River Side, ideal for on Evening Stroll along the walk ways. The... More 

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Lampang Province, Thailand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

I visit Kuching every year and always stay at this hotel. It's friendly,very clean,and has exceptional views of the river. The breakfast is top class ,as are the staff. The rooms have views of the river which is very beautiful

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Bintulu, Sarawak, Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I started to check-in this Hotel since it first open-ceremony day when I and family checked out from Camp Permai for a vacation. Since then, I come to like this hotel due to the best location with respect to shopping, foods and sight seeing. Less than 5 minute walk to the water front where you can enjoy a peaceful and... More 

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Ahmedabad
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Stayed here for a couple of nights when i visited kuching for work. the location of this hotel is the best part about it. i was on the 11th floor which had a very good view of the river front and the surroundings. the area around the hotel has those small shops for shopping local stuff and the walk on... More 

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JOHOR BAHRU
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

This hotel is strategically located at the waterfront. The hotel may be a little dated & old but it's location makes up for it. Ask for high floors with a river view. Delicious hotel buffet breakfast with a wide variety & a stall that makes egg freshly for you. Topspot seafood, Chinese eateries (local kopitiam), Chinese museum, souvenir shops, etc... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Harbour View is an average hotel at slightly above average prices. Rooms are tired and in need of some TLC. The smoking rooms (which appear to be the majority) smell and need airing. The breakfast buffet is chaotic, with poor choice. However, it is located well for tourists in front of the river, a short walk to most things you... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Very comfortable hotel with good views over the river. Large room and bathroom and staff friendly and efficient. Great location, really clean. Just a shame breakfast wasn't included in the rate I booked.

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Bandar Seri Begawan, null, Brunei
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

The location of the hotel is awesome as it is just at the centre of the town so it is within walking distance to the merdeka mall and food stalls. Upon check in, the staff are very friendly and kind enough for us to view the room before we check in (we wanted a non smoking but they only had... More 

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Sarawak, Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

old hotel and the lighting is terrible in the room. the room's door hard to open it. i need to learn from house keeper to open the door. the toilet was unclean and horrible. too much hair on my bed sheet. didn't provide iron inside the room. shower curtain need to be upgrade. its make the toilet full with water.... More 

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