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Batik Boutique Hotel

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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16 reviews
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Reviewed 13 July 2014

Such a quirky, funky and charming hotel. Loved the design of the rooms - and they are spacious. You get an iPod dock, very nice tea and coffee selection, and the laundry service was the fastest I ever had! The staff were very warm and friendly - and as other reviewers have said - it's like staying with your own... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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27 reviews
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Reviewed 4 July 2014

This was our third visit to Kuching and our third stay at the Batik Boutique Hotel. I have no idea whether this is a 5-star or a 3-star hotel - but it doesn't matter, because you'll feel 6-star. Where to start? The hotel is conveniently located in Kuching. The hotel is small - I would guess less than 25 rooms,... More 

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happycat
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2014 via mobile

This B&B is spot on. It's really quirky, the staff are young, very helpful and friendly (esp. Jo Din - apologies for spelling). We had room 303 - Green with a white 4 poster framed bed. The room was very quiet (not overlooking the street), the bed and bedding was really comfortable - overall a great room! Impressed that you... More 

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California City, California
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Reviewed 11 June 2014

Not a six-star hotel and not brand new, but so what? It's a little off centre, the staff do a lot more than the cursory "good morning" / "good evening", and it looks / feels clean enough. It's also walking distance to the waterfront, a couple of malls, a handful of bars / local eateries. Overall quite good given what... More 

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london
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Reviewed 27 April 2014

Batik Boutique is a great hotel in central Kuching, just 5 minutes from the Waterfront and Main Bazaar. Our room was lovely, bed was sooo comfy and despite being on a relatively busy road we weren't kept up by traffic noise. The room was nicely decorated and the bathroom had an amazing tub with lovely comp bath salts. Breakfast was... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 24 April 2014 via mobile

You're less than 5 mins from The waterfront, they welcome you with a local rice wine and a variety of a local cake. Lovely clean rooms, spacious, posh (boutique) coffee and tea faculties, yummy breakfast and complimentary water, and 2 complimentary soft drinks with iPod decks in all rooms.

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Aude, France
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Reviewed 18 April 2014 via mobile

This is a place straight from the sixties in its decor. It's a bit down at heal, but clean enough and it's character shines through! The staff are great, young, but rather relaxed and have an edge of quaint incompetence. If you fancy a trip out ask them about how to do it on the cheap: local bus, boat, self... More 

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New York City, New York
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 9 April 2014

We stayed in Kuching 4 nights and were very comfortable here. The staff welcomed us with tuak and kek lapis, so we checked those "to try" items off the list right away. We arrived pretty early in the AM, and our room was ready. The room faced the street and had great light if a bit noisy. Compared to other... More 

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Bewdley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 March 2014

We really enjoyed our stay at the Batik. The service was EXCELLENT! Raj and his team went out of their way to make sure we were taken care of. We booked all of our activities through the hotel, and found it to be good value, which is rare to find anywhere. Good location, close to the river. Room was clean... More 

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San Francisco, California
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Reviewed 14 March 2014

This has become one of my favorite boutique hotels in the world. From the warm and engaging owner and manager, to the helpful staff with great recommendations, good breakfast, excellent location close to the waterfront, and beautiful, airy and bright rooms, my stay here was really pleasant. The only thing is that the supposed complimentary service from and to the... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Batik is a lifestyle hotel set in the epicentre of Kuching's hustle and bustle. It caters to the needs of today's discerning business and leisure traveller sprinkled with a certain special touch. With its fifteen stylishly designed well-equipped rooms, unconventional hotel offerings and enthusiastic and ever-so-helpful team of hotel crew, The Batik is Kuching's first hospitality icon. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Batik Boutique Hotel

Address: 38 Jalan Padungan, Kuching 93100, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sarawak > Kuching
Price Range: €38 - €57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Batik Boutique Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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“ask for a room with a tub”
 of 5 bubbles pavelHM, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Book a superior room with bathtub if you can”
 of 5 bubbles jtcase, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Check the location of the rooms (some are near the street)”
 of 5 bubbles Anitatatatatata, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are different but city view rooms appear to be bigger.”
 of 5 bubbles HelenOon, 21 May 2016 | Read review
“street side rooms are really hot during the day, make sure the curtain is closed.”
 of 5 bubbles 791shuangc, 6 May 2016 | Read review
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