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    Borneo Seahare Guesthouse

    187 Jalan Song Thian Choke, Kuching 93100, Malaysia
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 88 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Great atmosphere (not necessarily party-like, just sociable), good for solo travellers and groups. Helpful friendly staff, they even leant us a tent for the rainforest world music festival. Good access to local food/town. Hot clean showers.

    Thank Eliza W
    Response from Ben L, Owner at Borneo Seahare GuesthouseResponded 4 days ago

    Thanks Eliza Really glad you enjoyed your stay with us, and it was a pleasure to meet you. All the best on the rest of your journey!

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    At the moment, I am writing my master thesis in Sarawak. Always when I stay in Kuching, I will check in to this guesthouse because it is great. It is perfectly located in the Kuching city center. It is cheap, clean, cozy and has lovely...More

    Thank Kat-ist-unterwegs
    Response from Ben L, Owner at Borneo Seahare GuesthouseResponded 4 days ago

    Thank you Kat You are our most loyal guest so far staying for SO long! Its always a pleasure to have you around, and we wish you luck with your Masters! From all of us at the Seahare!

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    What a brilliant guesthouse! The Private Room we stayed in for four nights was massive. Very clean room and shared bathrooms/showers. The owners were excellent, friendly and very knowledgeable of activities to do around Kuching. They have a neat display in the communal area that...More

    Thank Ciara R
    Response from Ben L, Owner at Borneo Seahare GuesthouseResponded 4 days ago

    Hi Ciara Thanks so much for taking the time to review us, It really means alot when our guests enjoy staying with us and their time here in Kuching. Wish you all the best From the Team!

    Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

    I'm doing a volunteer project in Kuching and as lovely as my accommodations are, I have no A/C so I decided to take a night to cool off and I'm so glad I picked this charming place! Very friendly staff and cool, comfy rooms. I...More

    Thank lisamaui
    Response from Ben L, Owner at Borneo Seahare GuesthouseResponded 4 days ago

    Thank you lisamaui We are very happy you enjoyed your break with us, you definitely deserve it doing the amazing volunteering work for the project. Hope to see you again soon!

    Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

    Had a lovely stay, the hostel is comfy, the staff super friendly and makes you feel immediately at home. Location is good, a short walk from the waterfront, close to food and supermarkets and to the bus stop to Bako. A basic toast and jam...More

    Thank ilBibliotecario
    Response from Ben L, Owner at Borneo Seahare GuesthouseResponded 30 May 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to review us We are very happy you enjoyed your stay with us and we wish you well on the rest of your travels!

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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$11 - US$18 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    "Private Rooms 3 & 4 are the quietest upstairs. The dorm is comfortable and all of the linens are..."
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    "If booking a double room, request Room No 1 as this is an excellent size and lots of natural light."
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