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10 Best Hotels in Kuching

Imperial Riverbank Hotel Kuching
3 out of 5
Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman, Kuching, Sarawak
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$36 per night
0.99 km from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (335 reviews)

"Great staff Steve went out of his way to make my trip enjoyable happened to be here when the travel restrictions were put in place and staff was very helpful in explaining what was going on"…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar. 2020

Imperial Riverbank Hotel Kuching
The Waterfront Hotel
4 out of 5
68, Jalan Tun Abang Haji Openg, Kuching, Sarawak
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$77 per night
1.73 km from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (410 reviews)

"It's near to Merdeka Mall, near to the Kuching Waterfront, and shops are scattered nearby. So very convenient for me as they're just walking distance. Easy to go on foort"…"

Reviewed on 23 Jul. 2020

The Waterfront Hotel
Hilton Kuching
4 out of 5
1 Jln Tunku Abdul Rahman, Kuching, Sarawak
The price is AU$59 per night
1.07 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (560 reviews)

"Overall experience is very good, comfortable bed and room is spacious. Would be nice if the bathroom is refurbished as it is quite old"…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar. 2020

Hilton Kuching

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Tune Hotel - Waterfront Kuching
2.5 out of 5
Jalan Borneo, Off Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman, Kuching, Sarawak
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$22 per night
1.08 km from city centre
3.6/5Good! (270 reviews)

"The place very minimize and nice. near with waterfront KCH. I love it!"…"

Reviewed on 29 Jun. 2020

Tune Hotel - Waterfront Kuching
OYO 979 Hua Kuok Inn
2 out of 5
227, Persiaran Ban Hock, Kuching City Center, Kuching, Sarawak
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$19 per night
0.91 km from city centre
3.7/5Good! (23 reviews)

"The room was a bit average but it worth the price"…"

Reviewed on 7 Feb. 2020

OYO 979 Hua Kuok Inn
56 Hotel
3 out of 5
Lot 2228 & 2229 Section 64, KTLD Jalan Tun Jugah, Kuching, Sarawak
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$48 per night
2.97 km from city centre
3.9/5Very Good! (121 reviews)
Great stay at Kuching

"plenty of parking lots, good"…"

Reviewed on 6 Dec. 2019

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Damai Beach Resort
3.5 out of 5
Teluk Bandung, Santubong, Kuching, Sarawak
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The price is AU$104 per night
22.24 km from city centre
3.8/5Good! (432 reviews)
Would return

"Pleasant stay. Felt comfortable and safe as a solo traveller. Food: good choice of local and international dishes. Staff very helpful and attentive. Room a little tired around the edges."…"

Reviewed on 9 Feb. 2020

Damai Beach Resort
Borneo Highlands Resort
3 out of 5
Jalan Borneo Heights, Padawan, Sarawak
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49.89 km from city centre
3.1/5 (26 reviews)
Nice getaway from the city

"Nice place to getaway from the city. Not much things to do around the hotel. A place to go to if you like to chill and relax. Weather is generally cool. There is only a vegetarian restaurant serving buffet lunch/dinner at a fixed price and no other food options and no convenient store too."…"

Reviewed on 31 Dec. 2019

Borneo Highlands Resort
Pullman Kuching
4.5 out of 5
1a Jalan Mathies, Kuching, Sarawak
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$65 per night
0.93 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (888 reviews)

"overall is good, only the location a little bit far from shopping area"…"

Reviewed on 11 Mar. 2020

Pullman Kuching
The Culvert
3 out of 5
Lot 285, Off Jalan Sultan Tengah, Block 2 Salak Land District, Kuching, Sarawak
The price is AU$75 per night
20.09 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (37 reviews)

"This hotel was just something very different and we loved it! We've told all our friends about it since we got back! There's not much space in the room admittedly, which completely suited us, but for some people this may be a struggle, particularly if you have lots of luggage or children. If you're ..."…"

Reviewed on 3 Jan. 2020

The Culvert
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Visiting Kuching

Visitors give high marks for the riverfront in Kuching, which is also known for its festivals and seafood restaurants. This culturally-rich city also attracts tourists with its rainforests.

  • There are 118 hotels and other accommodations in Kuching
  • The closest major airport is in Kuching (KCH-Kuching Intl.) 15.7 from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Kuching

Well known for its festivals, the city's cultural venues include Sarawak Timber Museum, Cat Museum, and Tun Jugah Foundation. The city is notable for landmarks like Masjid Jamek, Kampung Boyan, and Fort Margherita. The riverfront and rainforest highlight the city's natural beauty with places to visit including Friendship Park, Mount Santubong, and Bako National Park.

In Kuching, there are 118 hotels and other lodging options so you'll have a variety of choices for your holiday retreat. Here are highly ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • The Ranee Boutique Suites - This 3.5-star hotel features free breakfast, a restaurant, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its overall value and helpful staff.
  • Pine Garden Hotel - Our customers like the helpful staff at this hotel. With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free parking and a business center, along with free WiFi.
  • Cove 55 - This 3.5-star resort features free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi.

Dressing for Kuching

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 88°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 72°F
  • From April to June, the average is 91°F during the day and 72°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 91°F during the day and 72°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 89°F as the daytime average and 72°F as the nighttime average
  • Average annual rainfall for Kuching is 5.63 inches
  • August and June are usually the hottest months averaging 91°F, while February and July are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 72°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Kuching?
Meritin Hotel is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 3-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. It is located a short 15-minute walk from Kuching Waterfront. Reviews from our site also recommend Imperial Hotel Kuching and The Marian Boutique Lodging House as top choices for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Kuching, will I receive a refund?
Yes, most hotel reservations are refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If you have a non-refundable reservation, it might still be possible to cancel it and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Put in your dates and click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to get top deals in Kuching.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Kuching?
Based on reviews, Tune Hotel - Waterfront Kuching is a popular 2.5-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free breakfast and free WiFi. Other good options for your budget-friendly stay include Place2Stay Business Hotel - Waterfront and Place2Stay - Riverside.
What's the best accommodation option for a family holiday to Kuching?
Damai Beach Resort is a top 3.5-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features 2 outdoor pools and a private beach. Other good choices for your stay with the children include The Waterfront Hotel and Ariva Gateway Kuching Serviced Residences. Also, attractions such as Semenggoh Nature Reserve and Sultan Iskandar Planetarium are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best place to stay for a romantic holiday to Kuching?
The LimeTree Hotel is a favourite 3-star hotel for couples, and features rainfall showerheads and LCD TVs. Other good options for a romantic stay include Batik Boutique Hotel and Basaga Holiday Residences.
What's the best hotel for a beach holiday in Kuching?
Damai Beach Resort is a top 3.5-star beachfront hotel with 2 outdoor pools and a full-service spa. Other good options for your beach trip include Damai Puri Resort & Spa and The Village House. To enjoy some time by the water, head to Damai Beach or Pantai Pasir Panjang.
What's the best luxury accommodation option in Kuching?
Pullman Kuching is a 4.5-star hotel with 2 restaurants and a full-service spa, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay. Damai Puri Resort & Spa and Grand Margherita Hotel are other upscale choices for your trip.
What's the best boutique accommodation in Kuching?
The Ranee Boutique Suites is a favourite 3.5-star hotel with Expedia travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features a restaurant and a bar. Batik Boutique Hotel and Lot 10 Boutique Hotel Kuching are two other options for a boutique stay.
What are some hotels with pools in Kuching?
Damai Beach Resort is a popular 3.5-star hotel featuring 2 outdoor swimming pools, a children’s pool and a private beach. Other choices that offer an on-site pool include The Waterfront Hotel and Pullman Kuching.

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