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.

“Great Hotel”

Best prices for -
Check In dd/mm/yyyy Check Out dd/mm/yyyy
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 6 more sites!
The Rizqun International Hotel
Reviewed 12 October 2008

The hotel was rated with 5 star, and it definite lives up to the standard. I was impressed with the service and the friendliness of the staff. The front desk staff was very helpful.

  • Stayed: October 2008, travelled solo
    • Value
    • Location
    • Check-in / front desk
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
    • Business service (e.g., internet access)
Thank DicDic
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a Review
Reviews (172)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

156 - 162 of 172 reviews

Reviewed 5 September 2008

This hotel was a big disappointment for a so called Five Star hotel. When we arrived we waited an inordinate amount of time to check-in. The allocated room on the non-smoking floor smelled like a smoke-filled bar and we requested another. In the new room three different aspects of the plumbing were faulty – hand basin, shower and toilet. It was $40 a day for internet access, but they had run out of cables anyhow. We had to purchase one from the next door shopping centre as the hotel staff weren’t inclined to accommodate our need. Overall, the staff were clearly not interested in providing any hospitality or service, it was an effort to get a smile from them. The buffet breakfast was sad and I couldn’t get staff attention to top up the jug for a glass of water, every day over fours days. The swimming pool tiles had an alluring green moss, and there was a rigorous towel allocation procedure that seemed to serve no purpose. We never felt more like a drink in our lives, pity we were in Brunei! Oh yes, a positive, the hotel is close to the Gadong night market which offers lots of local delicacies.

  • Stayed: August 2008, travelled as a couple
    • Value
    • Location
    • Check-in / front desk
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
    • Business service (e.g., internet access)
3  Thank Canguro_too
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 27 February 2008

We stayed at the Rizqun for 8 nights and were thrilled from the moment we walked in. The hotel is conveniently located in Gadong which is a suburb of BSB and is attached to a large shopping mall. The hotel is luxurious and is of palatial proportions. The buffet breakfast is excellent and provides a good variety of food (served from 6.00-10.00a.m.) The hotel staff were pleasant and helpful.
Gadong is a vibrant area with lots of cafes and restaurants and is popular with the local inhabitants. There is a large night food market about 2 minutes from the hotel and the food is excellent - I can attest to that!
Taxi transportation in BSB is very expensive even for a short trip. However the local bus runs from across the street every 15 minutes (nos 1 or 20) into the centre of BSB at a cost of B$1.00.
The only negative comment I have is that there were only 2 umbrellas by the pool to provide shade and the temperature was 33 degrees!

  • Stayed: February 2008, travelled as a couple
    • Value
    • Location
    • Check-in / front desk
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
    • Business service (e.g., internet access)
1  Thank bandet
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 25 November 2007

I've stayed several times en route to Sabah and to Vietnam. It's centrally located some 15 minutes by taxi from Bandar Airport.
The accomodation is excellent, well furnished, large rooms with all the mods and cons, aircon, cable tv, phone , fridge.
Personnaly, I prefer this hotel to the Sheraton anytime as the rooms are quieter and much larger.
The Rizqun has a lovely pool and several excellent restaurants, together with some of the biggest function rooms in the world.
An added bonus is that it's part of huge shopping complex and close to the local food markets which is a must at night!

  • Stayed: July 2007, travelled on business
    • Value
    • Location
    • Check-in / front desk
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
    • Business service (e.g., internet access)
5  Thank SabahMike
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 13 April 2017
Google Translation

Room Tip: 早餐種類較少,職員態度友善
See more room tips
  • Stayed: April 2017, travelled with friends
    • Value
    • Rooms
    • Service
Thank kayumui1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 15 November 2016
Google Translation

  • Stayed: November 2016, travelled on business
    • Location
    • Rooms
    • Service
Thank kkpa_3
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 29 November 2015
Google Translation

Room Tip: nah am Fahrstuhl
See more room tips
  • Stayed: November 2015, travelled on business
    • Value
    • Location
    • Service
Thank 531ThomasW
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Bandar Seri Begawan
1.9 mi away
Radisson Hotel Brunei Darussalam
Radisson Hotel Brunei Darussalam
#1 of 19 in Bandar Seri Begawan
1,172 reviews
6.2 mi away
The Empire Hotel & Country Club
The Empire Hotel & Country Club
#1 of 5 in Kampong Jerudong
1,056 reviews
2.1 mi away
The Brunei Hotel
The Brunei Hotel
#3 of 19 in Bandar Seri Begawan
373 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.2 mi away
The Centrepoint Hotel
The Centrepoint Hotel
#8 of 19 in Bandar Seri Begawan
128 reviews
2.0 mi away
The Capital Residence Suites
The Capital Residence Suites
#2 of 19 in Bandar Seri Begawan
288 reviews
0.5 mi away
Palm Garden Hotel
Palm Garden Hotel
#9 of 19 in Bandar Seri Begawan
144 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Been to The Rizqun International Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about The Rizqun International Hotel

Address: Abdul Razak Complex | Gadong, Bandar Seri Begawan BE3519, Brunei Darussalam
Region: Brunei Darussalam > Brunei-Muara District > Bandar Seri Begawan
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #7 of 19 Hotels in Bandar Seri Begawan
Price Range: £86 - £126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Rizqun International Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 168
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, TripOnline SA, Agoda, Ebookers, Asiatravel.com Holdings, Travel Republic (UK), Ctrip TA, Evoline ltd, HotelsClick, Cancelon and 5viajes2012 S.L. so you can book your The Rizqun International Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

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