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Backpacker's Stay

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23 Carpenter Street, Kuching 93000 Malaysia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Housekeeping
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 May 2014

Really enjoyed our six days here, good price for a private room and shared bathroom, with the bathrooms always being clean. Beds were comfy and clean too. The staff here are really friendly, especially the guy with the long hair, always friendly and helpful! This...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2014 via mobile

Really Nice staff, friendly, always giving us good advice. Good price for good hostel with air conditionning. The common room are always clean and the best laksa soup is served just ahead ! Maybe just too much noise on friday night due To this food...More

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 25 March 2014

This place is cheap and strategically located, 1 staff member on reception with long hair is very friendly otherwise other staff-especially cleaners-are pretty miserable and cleaners do a lot of sitting around whilst the toilets need a good clean. Only 1 shower has hot water...More

Thank Traveller2222222
Reviewed 28 October 2013

But the toilet and shower are not. The day i stayed here we had to wait until the bucket full with water before we can take shower. When go downstairs to checkout one of the staff yelled at us like we would sneak out and...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2013

we were traveling in a big group and staying in this place. well, from outside it doesn't give me a good impression. but surprisingly, it is clean inside and well-maintained. it is very cheap and with nice staff! however, as it is located next to...More

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We could not have found you a better hostel in Kuching othrr than Backpacker`s Stay in Chinatown! Our hostel is located right in the heart of the bustling Chinatown, offers endless entertainment, eateries and ...More shopping options. All other necessary amenities and public transport systems are also located our doorstep. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
13
Location
Malaysia > Sarawak > Kuching
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
13
Location
Malaysia > Sarawak > Kuching
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Traveller (7)
Room & Suite (8)
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"I stayed in room 103. It was okay."
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"room at 2nd floor is more private, if you come in large group there is dorm with double decker bed."
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"All rooms are mostly the same-- more foot traffic nearer the stairs...On the weekend, occasional noise from..."
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"Theres also dorms if you are a solo traveller and if you don't need such space. The rooms are spacious if..."
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