Set atop Plaza Merdeka Shopping Center, The Waterfront Hotel Kuching offers modern guest rooms with free WiFi access. The property features a semi-outdoor infinity pool and 2 dining options. For guests who drive, free parking is provided. Every room is fitted with air conditioning and a flat-screen cable TV, while the private bathroom comes with a shower and free toiletries. Some rooms have city view and a bathub. Buffet breakfast is served daily at Cafe Via Mare, which also opens for all day dining. Drinks, snacks and live entertainment are offered at Kilig Bar Lounge. You can exercise at the fitness center or enjoy the city view by the poolside. Friendly staff at the 24-hour reception can assist you with airport transfers at an additional charge. Alternatively, taxi booking service is available. For your comfort, daily housekeeping and luggage storage are provided for free. Kuching Waterfront is 886 feet from The Waterfront Hotel Kuching, while Sarawak Museum is 1640 feet from the property. Kuching International Airport is a 5.9 mi drive away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

Distance in property description is calculated using © OpenStreetMap

Property highlights

Located in the best-rated area in Kuching, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.4

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Free private parking available at the hotel


Availability

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Room Type
Number of guests
 
Bedroom 1:
1 king bed
Bedroom 2:
2 queen beds
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Property practices

This property told us they've implemented certain practices across some or all of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.
Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
8.8
Facilities
8.5
Cleanliness
8.7
Comfort
8.8
Value for money
8.4
Location
9.4
Free WiFi
7.7
High score for Kuching
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Robin
    Malaysia Malaysia
    The staff! My wife got sick during our vacation and the stuff were very caring. Provided my wife with tea - sen it to our room for free and where very accommodating when we needed to extend/change our booking. The location is also great and the...
  • Hugh
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Very good but some gluten free bread would be winderful
  • Siew
    Malaysia Malaysia
    Superb, everything is great, the room, view, location and food.

Hotel area info

Restaurants
1 Restaurant On Site

  • Café Via Mare
    • Cuisine
      Local
    • Ambience
      Romantic
    • Dietary options
      Halal

Amenities of The Waterfront Hotel Kuching
Great facilities! Review score, 8.5

Most popular amenities
  • 2 swimming pools
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Family rooms
  • Airport shuttle
  • Fitness center
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Bar
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
Kitchen
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Activities
  • Happy hour
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Valet parking
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business center
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Convenience store on site
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Soundproof
  • Laptop safe
  • Carpeted
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Hair/Beauty salon
  • Ironing facilities
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
2 swimming pools
Pool 1 – indoorFree!
  • Open all year
  • Adults only
  • Pool with view
  • Saltwater pool
  • Pool/Beach towels
Pool 2 – indoor (kids)Free!
  • Open all year
  • Suitable for kids
  • Pool with view
  • Saltwater pool
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Pool bar
Spa
  • Kids' pool
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Malay
  • Filipino
  • Chinese

House rules

The Waterfront Hotel Kuching takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 3:00 PM

Check-out

Until 12:00 PM

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 12 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

From 1st January 2023, a tourist tax of RM 10 per room per night is applied to all foreign guests. This tax is not included in the room rate and must be paid upon check-in. Guests with a valid Malaysian Identity Card or valid permanent residents MY PR Card are exempted.

Please inform The Waterfront Hotel Kuching of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property currently isn't accepting guests from certain countries on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

FAQs about The Waterfront Hotel Kuching

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • The Waterfront Hotel Kuching offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Sauna
    • Swimming pool
    • Happy hour

  • Yes, The Waterfront Hotel Kuching is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Room options at The Waterfront Hotel Kuching include:

    • Twin
    • Family
    • Suite
    • Double

  • The Waterfront Hotel Kuching has 1 restaurant:

    • Café Via Mare

  • The Waterfront Hotel Kuching is 500 feet from the center of Kuching. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • The prices at The Waterfront Hotel Kuching may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at The Waterfront Hotel Kuching is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.