We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Waterfront Hotel

Overview
68, Jalan Tun Abang Haji Openg, Kuching 93000 Malaysia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"}}
Rooms
23 Dec24 Dec
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 8 partner sites to see rooms from US$59.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Kuching hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "699a612f514c408b9849e6b1f4b865a9", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":9853210,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[82058275],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":23,"month":12,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":24,"month":12,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":70,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"699a612f514c408b9849e6b1f4b865a9","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":86,"lowestMetaPrice":59,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":86,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":86,"lowestMetaPrice":59,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":86,"hotelName":"The Waterfront Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":true,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjY5OWE2MTJmNTE0YzQwOGI5ODQ5ZTZiMWY0Yjg2NWE5IiwiQUlLIjoiMjU5M2NlZGYwNTM1NDVkMzlmMTRmODkyNDFmNmNjNTAifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "23/12/2018", "checkOut": "24/12/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$59", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"82058275":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget"}}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget"}}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget"}}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (309)
Filter reviews
267 results
Traveller rating
91
130
37
4
5
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
91
130
37
4
5
Show reviews that mention
All reviews india street shopping mall carpenter street old court house merdeka plaza pool closes textile museum infinity swimming pool sewage smell local souvenirs assembly building main bazaar sarawak river soft pillows kuching city nasi lemak necessary amenities
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 267 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The hotel is located exacty infront of waterfront, on the way to iconic bridge, Darulhma bridge, theres n indian street. The Merdeka mall is attached to the hotel, easy accessible. The price is reasonable and nice breakfast too.More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank aaluvj
Response from The_Waterfront_Hotel, Public Relations Manager at The Waterfront HotelResponded yesterday

Dear aaluvj, Thank you very much for your recent visit to The Waterfront Hotel and for having taken the time to share about your experience with us. We are more than pleased to know that you had a wonderful stay with us. We are grateful...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

We were really looking forward to our four-day Kuching city break, and we decided to treat ourselves to a nice big room and a pool. Our initial impression was great - the airport pickup was excellent - comfy, with a running commentary. We received a...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank iNomad60
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very convenient and central place to stay. Local food is just a little down the road. The old courthouse serves surprisingly good western food. To get down to where to Kuching Waterfront Musical Fountain, you only have to walk 5min. In fact you can...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Janice G
Response from The_Waterfront_Hotel, Public Relations Manager at The Waterfront HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Janice G, Thank you very much for your recent visit to The Waterfront Hotel and for having taken the time to share about your experience with us. We are more than pleased to know that you had a wonderful stay and loved the services...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

beautiful hotel, great location, really friendly staff, rooms were amazing, very large suites with everything you need, lovely roof top pool (bit cold tho), breakfast was okay. It is situated at the top of a big shopping mall with loads of shops and foodMore

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Christine J
Response from The_Waterfront_Hotel, Public Relations Manager at The Waterfront HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Christine J, Thank you very much for your recent visit to The Waterfront Hotel and for having taken the time to share about your experience with us. We are grateful for your patronage in addition to the very nice compliments extended. We are more...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The modern Waterfront Hotel is located in the heart of Kuching, in a big complex that also contains a shopping mall. It contains large scale facilities for conferences and events. The rooms are quite spacious and comfortable. There is a nice swimming pool and the...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank 997stephs
Response from The_Waterfront_Hotel, Public Relations Manager at The Waterfront HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear 997stephs, Thank you very much for your recent visit to The Waterfront Hotel and for having taken the time to share about your experience with us. We are grateful for your patronage in addition to the very nice compliments extended. We are more than...More

View more reviews
About
Description
In The Heart of Kuching's Legacy Historic District The Waterfront Hotel is a brand new 5 star boutique hotel located in the heart of the Legacy Square historic district of Kuching. Situated above the Plaza Merdeka More Shopping Center and surrounded by many historical architectural landmarks, it serves as an anchor in the neighbourhood. The hotel also has a commanding view of the iconic State Legislative building (DUN) and the Governors Palace (Astana) to the North an the Merdeka field (Padang) and the historic Sarawak Museum (built in 1874) to the South. The Artrageous feature of the hotel is the mission to promote local artists, be it music to handicrafts to art. The hotel supports them by acquiring their art for its own collection, showcasing and selling their art pieces, promoting the artists online and in select cases naming select suites in honour. The Waterfront Hotel's friendly, personal service, accompanying thoughtful amenities and Artrageous theme will leave guests with a unique and luxuries experience. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Spa
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
208
Price range
US$46 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Malaysia > Sarawak > Kuching
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
208
Price range
US$46 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Malaysia > Sarawak > Kuching
Photos
Traveller (409)
Room & Suite (143)
Dining (30)
Pool & Beach (15)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 57 nearby hotels
Kuching Waterfront Lodge
148 reviews
.15 km away
The Ranee Boutique Suites
568 reviews
.16 km away
Merdeka Palace Hotel & Suites
261 reviews
.27 km away
Berambih Lodge
51 reviews
.37 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 688 nearby restaurants
Indah House Kuching - Cafe, Art Event Space, Homestay, Cooking Class
210 reviews
.16 km away
Lima.Tujoh Cafe
58 reviews
.14 km away
Commons
43 reviews
.13 km away
Chinese Food Hawker Stalls
61 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 168 nearby attractions
Kuching Esplanade
959 reviews
.25 km away
The Old Courthouse
182 reviews
.17 km away
Orang Utan Murals
121 reviews
.24 km away
Kuching Mosque
123 reviews
.37 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Swifty72
15 July 2018|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from GB86W | Reviewed this property |
Yes definitely. They kept mine in the locked cupboard whilst I was at a longhouse for 3 days
2
Votes
bobzan
19 April 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from YeoFamily | Reviewed this property |
Deluxe Twin Queen
0
Votes
Room Tips
"Suites aren’t what we would expect a suite to be, but it does have a seperate seating area. The ‘executive’..."
iNomad60
5 days ago
Read review
"Higher floors are quieter."
Jenny1625
24 Sep 2018
Read review
"Rooms on north side face the river and have excellent views, corner rooms are larger"
homeandawaycp
27 Aug 2018
Read review
"go for the river view. It's spectacular"
RianM219
23 Aug 2018
Read review
Show More 
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing