Best Places for Backpackers in Kuching, Malaysia.

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The best backpackers destinations & accommodation in Kuching, Malaysia.

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Top 20 hostels in Kuching, Malaysia.

These are the 20 most awesome hostels and budget places to stay in Kuching, Malaysia.

1
The Village House

100 /100

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The Village House

NO CHILDREN UNDER 12. The 10 Rooms and 2 Suites at The Village House typify vernacular architecture with its common lounge area below, wooden staircases and landing benches as well as full height windows with wooden balustrades.All ensuite bathrooms feature hot and cold rain showers with amenities a...
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8@KaiJoo Guest House

100 /100

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LOCATION! LOCATION! LOCATION! 2-3 mins walk only to Golden Bridge- the Kuching new Landmark! [email protected] is a ancestral residence of owner during Rajah Brooke's government. The building is believed to be over 100 years old built by Teo Kai Joo which is the ancestor of owner. We provide stay with facil...
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3
Kenyalang Urban Lodge

97 /100

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Kenyalang Urban Lodge

Coming to Kuching? Come to our newly refurbished bungalow. Spacious 6-bedroom bungalow, English-style bungalow in the middle of a Malay Village at Satok, Kuching. Our accommodation includes: 1) 2 hostels 2) One 3- bedroom apartment (can fit 9 persons in the room and 3 persons at living room)...
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4
Check In Lodge

95 /100

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Check In Lodge

The hotel design is clean, sleek & modern. All the decoration is current and custom made. Rooftop deck is comfy and a great place to chill and socialize. The small indoor dipping pool is at everyone convenience to use and is open 24 hours. Smoking only in the pool and rooftop area. Rooms are mostl...
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5
Sunset Homestay

94 /100

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Sunset Homestay

Sunset Homestay offers mixed dormitory accommodation in bustling Kuching. The air-conditioned dormitory rooms offer fresh linen upon check-in. Each capsule bed has a privacy curtain. Guests have access to a shared bathroom with shower facilities equipped.Sunset homestay features free WiFi throughou...
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6
R&R Haven Guesthouse

91 /100

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R&R Haven Guesthouse

I'm English, born overseas. Rendai is Iban. We moved here in 2010, and decided the location in the Borneo Highlands rain forest was too good to keep just for us. So we renovated the original house, for guests. It's an ideal place to relax after exploring the area. Enjoy hot showers, air-con, a kitch...
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7
Borneo Seahare Guesthouse

90 /100

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Borneo Seahare Guesthouse

Borneo Seahare Guesthouse is located on Jalan Song Thian Cheok in the heart of the city center, just a short walk from Kuching's famous waterfront,cafes, bars and restaurants; Relax in our chilled out guesthouse and make yourselves at home whilst you visit our wonderful city. Enjoy our in house bar...
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8
Marco Polo

90 /100

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Marco Polo

Marco Polo's is a new guesthouse in the heart of Kuching historical Chinatown, by the street called 'Padungan street'.Marco Polo's Kuching is ideally and centrally located as everyone knows the statue of the 'Big White Cat' location. It is strategically located in Kuching City. To the East, it is...
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9
Singgahsana Lodge

88 /100

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Singgahsana Lodge

As passionate travelers, it is our dream to own a little sanctuary at home where we can travel vicariously through hosting fellow travelers and sharing travel tales. Singgahsana is the fulfillment of this dream. Having stayed in every sort of accommodation imaginable worldwide from the immaculate...
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10
Woodpecker Lodge Kuching

87 /100

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Woodpecker Lodge Kuching

Located centrally and along the famous Kuching Water Front, our property brings you 32 exclusively designed and decorated rooms to illustrate fusion concept of contemporary and classic environment. The perfect choice for travellers who seek clean, affordable and cozy rooms. Being located at th...
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11
Gibbon Guesthouse

83 /100

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Gibbon Guesthouse

Gibbon Guesthouse is well centralized and easy access to all places of interest. The Old Bazaar, Old China Town, Carpenter Street, Ewe Hai Street, museums and waterfront can reached just by walk. Bars, restaurants, delicious food (Western/Chinese/Malay/Indian) are just round the corner. The water...
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12
Hero Hostel

83 /100

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Hero Hostel

Step into our world of heroes, located in the heart of Kuching city centre. Spend the night with your favourite heroes all under one roof and experience a fun and comfortable stay, only at Hero Hostel. Hero Hostel is located at convenient location to local attractions, restaurants and convenient...
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13
Sunset Homestay 2

80 /100

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Sunset Homestay 2

Sunset home stay 2 suits for couples, family & grouping place. we can fit for 60 person. our location is opposite MK classic cafe & zinc bistro & famous lok lok at Jalan Green hills. We have free parking space downstairs if you driving car to Kuching, Sarawak. We have small kitchen for those like co...
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14
Le Nomade Hostel

79 /100

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Le Nomade Hostel

The Newly Refurbished (JAN 2016) Le Nomade Hostel & Cafe understands the needs of the travellers so they concentrate mainly on making each guest feel at home and make sure that they provide a clean and homely environment for the best experience of their travel with comfort. And the staff are always...
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15
The Radioman Heritage Hostel

69 /100

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The Radioman Heritage Hostel

Situated in the heart of Kuching City, across the road from the famous Kuching waterfront, The Radioman Heritage Hostel offers comfortable and affordable accommodation in a location, which makes the most of your visit. The Radioman lies along Wayang Street, at the heart of Kuching’s historical quart...
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16
BB Bunkers

69 /100

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BB Bunkers

BB Bunkers offers 20 single beds (2 x single pods; 2 x double pods; 3 x triple pods; 1 x dorm pod with 5 beds); 7 x couple pods with queen beds. 24-hour reception, pantry, TV lounge, shared toilets and showers, secure storage for valuables, free Wi-Fi, fridge, fully air-contitioned. it is also co...
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17
Threehouse Bed and Breakfast

61 /100

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Threehouse Bed and Breakfast

In the heart of old China Town Kuching Sarawak, eastern Malaysia, on the Island of Borneo, you will find ThreeHouse Bed & Breakfast. The area breathes of history with its buildings and many shops that has been run by families for generations. Just a 2 minute walk away from the main tourist informati...
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18
John

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John's Place

From John's Place, a walking tour of your own will never be miss, it is just a minute away. The Old Bazaar, Old China Town, Carpenter Street, Ewe Hai Street, museums and waterfront can reached just by walk. Bars, restaurants, delicious food (Western/Chinese/Malay/Indian) are just round the corner...
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19
Kuok Pin Hotel

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Kuok Pin Hotel

Kuok Pin Hotel is well centralized and easy access to all places of interest. The Old Bazaar, Old China Town, Carpenter Street, Ewe Hai Street, museums and waterfront can reached just by walk. Bars, restaurants, delicious food (Western/Chinese/Malay/Indian) are just round the corner. The waterfr...
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20
B&B Inn

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B&B Inn

Special offer, only RM35.00 single RM39.00 double bed & RM49.00 per night for ensuite room. The best value in Kuching city. B&B Inn, where the weary soul goes for a rest. 'It's a great place to be based, clean and friendly, with good travel information available' by Lonely Planet Guide. You ar...
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