The city of Kuching, a bustling and thrilling part of Malaysia’s Sarawak state, is a place that will appeal to visitors who enjoy a more offbeat alternative to the big-city attractions of Kuala Lumpur. Its magnificent waterfront, which runs along the Sarawak River, features markets and food vendors. Walk for a while along that waterfront and you will see some of the city’s monuments too. There are 19th-Century buildings such as Fort Margherita and the Astana. Visitors to the city - located on the island of Borneo - will find themselves enchanted by attractions as diverse as Bako National Park and the Kuching Cat Museum. If you’re looking for a quirky, fabulous holiday, then check out the Airbnb vacation rentals below.
This loft - one of three on offer from the same host - is recommended as a perfect place for couples, especially honeymooners. However, you could travel as a party of three and still enjoy the wonderful 360-degree views that this top-floor apartment offers. Restaurants, both sit-down and take-out, are plentiful and within minutes of walking there is a bustling shopping mall. The accommodation also offers a kitchenette with a microwave. It’s not enough to rustle up a three-course meal but is perfect for rustling up something simple. There is also a WiFi-ready media player with plenty of pre-loaded films and shows.
Kai Joo Suites #1: Loft in the CityKuching, Sarawak, Malaysia
Top guest reviewsair con and fan nice and quietwonderful view and very comfortable staythe apartment itself is really lovely with aircon a fridge nice bathroom and good viewslovely room at the top of a cafe with some view over the area outsidefast wifi very clean and tea kettle availablevery clean tidy and comfortableit is as described clean and comfortablethe apartment was exactly as advertised very clean comfortable and nicely presentedgreat hosts clean central locationaccommodation was as expected : clean spacious quiet and nice apartment to stay
Host:thank you to host reuben and joycelynhosts were helpful and communicativejoycelyn our host was very responsive & helpfulthe host was really helpful in providing some info for us to travel aroundthe hosts were very friendly and helpfulRead more reviewsgreat location central but quietits perfect location in central kuchingcompletely central near all major points of interestalso the location is strategically very good: 2min walk to a big shopping mall (inclgreat location love the interior
This three-bedroom condo apartment is large enough to accommodate eight people and will do so in the most comfortable of style. It’s a perfect home away from home, with all the necessary appliances, a fully-equipped kitchen, and access to the full apartment (as well as the pool facility on the grounds). The host is more than happy for you to stay for an extended period, availability allowing, and is also ready to offer you advice on things to do and see in the city. Entertainment options include cable TV and a high-speed internet connection.
Hi-Speed Internet, Water Filter, Condo - KuchingKuching, Sarawak, Malaysia
Top guest reviewsthe bedrooms and living rooms are equipped with both fan and air conditioninggreat place to stay in kuching most important is fast and stable wifi ;dthe apartment is clean spacious has all amenities (including water filter & wifi) & near a shopping mallthe wi-fi connection is fast and the location is greatspacious living room just like the photo shownthe house is clean and spaciousclean spacious and very comfortablethe place was clean and spaciousgreat amazing and clean placethe apartment was so clean and nice
Host:friendly and helpful hostthe host is super friendlythe host is very good & responsivefriendly host and value for moneymr chen is a very friendly and helpful hostRead more reviewssuperb location 3 mins drive to vivacity megamallwill definitely choose this place againnice place good for family trip near large shopping mallmost importantly the location is very goodthanks for the accommodation very good location provided if u have a car
This dreamy apartment at the heart of what the locals call “Cat City” is a perfect place to accommodate between seven and nine guests in sheer comfort and luxury. Fully-furnished, it includes an outdoor space with a swing that allows you to sit and look over the bustling city below. The nearby Viva City Megamall is at your convenience for shopping, whether you’re looking to expand your wardrobe or stock up the fridge in the apartment, or you could take in a movie at the cinema. In addition, the on-site sauna is the perfect place to relax after a day’s sightseeing and shopping.
VIVA Dream Getaway, VivaCity Megamall, KuchingKuching, Sarawak, Malaysia
Top guest reviewsexcellent location with a great view from the living roomjust a suggestion maybe putting mirrors/dressing table would be helpful for gueststhe apartment is comfortable and perfectly sized for 6 to 7 peoplecomfortable bedding and pillowswhole unit is very clean very relax when you stay inthe house is really clean and cosy my family loves itjust need more attention on cleanliness by maybe hire good cleanersapartment is spacious and cleanthe house is clean and comfortable with minimalistic and simple decor
Host:overall colina is a great hostcolina is a friendly and helpful hostthe host is nice n kindcolina is an excellent host who responds quicklycolina is a very helpful and friendly hostRead more reviewsnice unit and good locationnice location convenience for shopping & to any placegreat place very convenient located next to a shopping mallgood location for vacation shopping etcaside from that the location is great as it is located above vivacity mall
This stunning apartment is newly-built and large enough to comfortably accommodate five people. Among the entertainment options, you will find a Smart TV - although the owners do not subscribe to any channels. The set can be used to watch YouTube, play USB devices or stream shows from a mobile device. There’s also a well-equipped kitchen should you wish to do some simple cooking, although your food needs can also be served in the VivaCity Mall, where there are almost endless options from a KFC to a Raw Juicery. We advise that you get out and explore the city, of course. However, you could easily spend the entire holiday in the mall and never get bored.
Charmingjazz Suite above Vivacity MallKuching, Sarawak, Malaysia
Top guest reviewsthe unit has everything- from wifi smart tv hair dryer washing machine+dryer toiletrieswifi was steady and greatfully air-conditioned a smart tv washer and dryer (but we didn't use though)the wifi is super fast and the smart tv is entertaininggreat apartment beautiful view and very big pooltowels provided were clean and fluffyplace is clean and spaciousnice clean bath towels and hand towels were providedthe house is clean and cosycharming apartment is very clean and comfortable
Host:lily is a friendly hostlily is an amazing hostlily is a good and proactive hostlily sush a friendly and helpful hosthost lily was very helpful and accommodatingRead more reviewsthe location is perfectaccommodation is close to the airport and the near by city attractionsgood location family friendly apartmentsuper convenient location as the place is just right above a shopping mallthe best location to stay in kuching
This luxury apartment features three bedrooms and two baths and can accommodate a family of six without a problem. Located on top of the city’s VivaCity Megamall, there is no shortage of dining and shopping options, while in the condo itself you’ll have access to a full kitchen, WiFi, and access to a swimming pool. There’s good news for anyone with mobility issues, as the condo is accessible without needing to negotiate any stairs or steps.
Kuching Homestay Vivacity Megamall Jazz 1Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia
Top guest reviewsapartment with nice viewa comfortable living space with good amenitiesthe apartment has a good and wide view of townshiprooms are clean the view is amazing but just wifi cannot be used during our staycomfortable beds nice lounge balcony etc just to name a fewit was clean and comfortableapartment was fairly clean a little dust but acceptablegood for stay and cleanit's a place which is clean and comfortablethe apartment is very clean and modern you'll find everything you need
Host:highly communicative and helpful hostdoreen is an excellent hostdoreen is a great host and quickly responded to our callowner was very friendly toodoreen is a very helpful and considerate hostRead more reviewsgreat location for those who love shoppinggreat location and nice roomthe location are just nice not too far from city center n its near the airportgood location with plenty of food and shopping optionsthe location is nice and convenient for the guests
This apartment is located within Kuching city center, close to all of the city’s important amenities from restaurants to food stalls, and from views to shopping malls. Capable of accommodating six people, this lodging is one that comes highly recommended from everyone who has stayed there recently. A versatile condo, this is a perfect place for business travelers or family parties and will put you right at the heart of Cat City.
Private Sanctuary within Ariva Hotel with UnifiKuching, Sarawak, Malaysia
Top guest reviewsgood wifi enjoyed by allthanks for the fast wifi tooapartment is also nice with city viewhouse is clean and functional complete with washer dryer refrigerator and fast wifi made us feel at homethe view of the city from the pool is greatthe apartment is clean and well maintainedapartment was very clean tidy and comfortablevery clean enough towels & complete amenitiesthe apartment building is also clean and reasonably securea very clean spacious apartement and great location
Host:thank you for hosting us :)the host was very friendly and accommodatingdelwin was very responsive and quick to reply to our questionsvery friendly & understanding hostdelwin very helpful throughout our stayRead more reviewsthe location is great near to restaurants river walk & grocery storesmany great spots within walking distancegood location and easy to ecxessthe location is fantastic - right in the middle of kuchinggreat location and fantastic flexibility in booking
This serviced apartment is located within the owners’ home. It offers access to all the amenities on offer to apartments within the VivaCity Mall, such as the suspended jogging track, gym, and swimming pool. As the owner is a mother of a young child, she may not always be available for simple inquiries. However, there is a lot of information already laid on. With wireless internet and stunning views of Kuching, this is a location you’re sure to appreciate.
Vivacity Megamall Kuching @ D7 Homestay (Big Unit)Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia
Top guest reviewslove the water filther kitchen utensils electrical kettle fridge and kitchen layoutthe tv was a smart tv and came with netflix(with subscription) and other apps toomodern & very comfortable stay beautiful view from the living rooma cosy and spacious apartment with nice vieweverything about the place is great in terms of location parking space extra amenities (wifi gym swimming pool)very very clean on floor and beddingrooms are clean and tidythis place is absolutely clean and comfortablethe room is very clean and nice for familyvery clean and comfortable cozy place thank you
Host:nice owner and quick responseshe is really a helpful hostshirley is also a friendly hostthe owner is very kindshirley was a great host very helpfulRead more reviewslocation is the best and we will come back againwe love the location right on top of vivacity shopping malls you have everything you need downstairsgreat location as it is just on top of a shopping mall with eateries and grocerygood location and very cozy place to staylocation is good and the instructions on checking in is clear
This spacious apartment covers 2300 square feet (213 square meters) of floor space and is large enough to accommodate more; as many as eight guests. With stunning, unobstructed views of the Sarawak itself, as well as clear sight of the attractions on the waterfront, this is one of the most opulent options available for anyone staying in the city. There is also a wealth of entertainment options on offer, with TV packages and high-speed internet throughout.
Riverbank Suites - Waterfront City Centre (30Mbps)
Described by the hosts as a “cozy apartment,” this accommodation is still bigger than many you’ll find elsewhere. It’s capable of accommodating six people and is located on top of the VivaCity Mall. The accommodation itself is simpler than some but still offers access to TV, fridge, air-conditioning, and heating, and to outdoor facilities such as the onsite swimming pool. All of this is on offer for half the price of some offerings, making it a strong option for any tourists looking for comfortable accommodation.
VIVA7 DreamStay @ Vivacity Megamall Kuching
This condo is located in a waterfront tower building, offering stunning views of the Sarawak and the bustling heart of Kuching. With a 15-minute walk away from the city center, you’re perfectly positioned for a relaxing holiday in an apartment that can easily accommodate a traveling party of six. You’ve got a full kitchen to make use of, but if you just want to kick back and relax then there are plenty of food stands to be found on the waterfront. The choice is yours and your host will be more than happy to offer advice on your options.
Riverine sapphire condoKuching, Sarawak, Malaysia
Kuching: These Cat City apartments will make you purr!
What strikes you time and again about the city of Kuching is just how luxurious and spacious the apartments are that are on offer. For anyone staying in this remarkable city, there are countless options for a place to lay your head, get something to eat or drink, and the views are just incredible. If you’re looking for somewhere new to visit, then check out Kuching. You won’t regret it.
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