The 12 Best Airbnbs in Kuching, Malaysia

February 6, 2021
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If you’re looking for the best Airbnbs in Kuching, you’ve come to the right place. We combed through thousands of Airbnb listings in Kuching and the surrounding area to find the homes with the best amenities and the most positive reviews at the lowest prices.

#1 Designer Suites Viva City Megamall, Jazz Suites

6 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $40 per night, airbnb.com

This is the perfect place to stay for a small group of friends visiting Kuching for the first time and who want to be close to all the action, both during the day and during the night. Sleek shades of grey and white combine with straight lines and high-end furnishings to compose a modern interior design anyone would love to live in.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Our apartment jazz 2 lobby is linked viva city megamall, very convenient to guest to shopping. My apartment is facing city view. Have a very nice view. We ask professional cleaning staff to clean my apartment.”

Amenities

Hair dryer | Hot water | Shower gel | Shampoo | Iron | Washer | Bed linens | Essentials | Hangers | Cable TV | TV | Air conditioning

Guest Reviews

“Amazing place to stay. Awesome. Fast respond.” – Nasrey
“This place is clean and tidy..Very minimalist home for a short staycation..” – Michelle
“The place overall is great but could be better in terms of preparing more convenient items like a big jug to store daily water, and more body wash. The day I arrived, the body wash is nothing much left.” – Zinedane
Just ok – Mohammed Afzal
“Nice place to stay,friendly host. Easy acces to shopping mall.” – Herman

#2 Ricky's Homestay 18 @ Vivacity Megamall

6 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $70 per night, airbnb.com

This 3-bedroom apartment looks as if it came out of an interior design magazine that specializes in contemporary-modern décor. Statement lighting used throughout, wood, metal, and fabric with different textures masterfully combined in all spaces and a great location to boot, make this a place you’ll be booking time and time again every time you visit Kuching.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Welcome to Ricky's Homestay. We welcome you to stay at our condominium and treat it just like your temporary home. Our Homestay is just located on top of Sarawak Hottest Megamall. Eat, play and sleep all in one place!”

Amenities

Wifi | Iron | Washer | TV | Air conditioning | Essentials | Free parking on premises | Pool | Gym | Free street parking | Kitchen | Stove

#3 Riverbank Suite Apartment Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $50 per night, airbnb.com

Enjoy views of the Sarawak River from your balcony as you relish a freshly brewed cup of black heaven on a cold early morning right before you head outside and into the heart of Kuching’s urban life. With two bedrooms and two baths, this is the perfect place to book for two couples on a joint weekend adventure to Sarawak’s rich cultural life.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“When travelling feels like home! Enjoy a panoramic view of the iconic Sarawak River, whilst being squarely located in the heart of Kuching. Nearby conveniences include a 7-11, bar and various shopping malls. Famous tourist destinations such as Carpenter Street, India Street, Waterfront foot path, etc are all located within easy walking distance of the apartment.”

Amenities

Hair dryer | Hot water | Shampoo | Iron | Dryer | Essentials | Hangers | TV | Air conditioning | Unavailable: Security cameras on propertySecurity cameras on property | First aid kit | Fire extinguisher

Guest Reviews

“Simple and nice” – Nur Qasdina
“Everything was good staying here for our family new year staycation. Apartment was clean and all amenities provided were splendid! It's also very spacious and the hosts were very2 nice to consider our requests.” – Wanie
“Good for value” – Fadzril
“Nice place to stay.” – Ayunieza
“Location is strategic if you want to stay near to Waterfront.” – Suraya
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#4 Ricky's Homestay 3 @ Vivacity Megamall

7 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $50 per night, airbnb.com

Two queen suites and a bunk room make this the perfect spot to book for a family with kids of different ages. The younger ones will love the bunks, teens love having their own queen bed and their privacy and the parents will be delighted with a master bedroom just for them. If you feel like shopping, the Vivacity Megamall will be across the road with all its shops, convenience stores, and entertainment options.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Welcome to Ricky's Homestay's 3. Our apartment is located on the 6th Floor of Jazz 1 and is on top of Sarawak finest and most crowded Vivacity MegaMall. With only 1 button lift to lobby, you will enjoy variety of restaurants as well as retails shop that only Vivacity Megamall have. Without jams, we are only 10min away from the airport and you will reach Kuching Heart (Waterfront) within 10 min.”

Amenities

Hair dryer | Shampoo | Hot water | Iron | Washer | Essentials | TV | Air conditioning | Wifi | Kitchen | Cooking basics | Patio or balcony

Guest Reviews

“Recommended place to stay” – Mohammad Zulhilmi
“Love it, cosy place. Highly recommended.” – Azam
“Comfortable place to stay! Will come here again for the next trip” – Stephanie

#5 The Charcoal

12 Guests | 4 Bedrooms | 4 Bathrooms

Book Now: $189 per night, airbnb.com

If you’re looking for a good place to book for an upcoming birthday celebration with your big family, this 4-bedroom villa is the one for you. Not only will it comfortably accommodate up to 12 guests, but it also boasts a great location in the heart of the city, everything from a washer to a gorgeous kitchen and everything that' needed to make your stay a delight.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Holiday like no other! A dream house you want to live in. Spacious space with comfortable environment. Fully air-conditioned and well equipped kitchen. This house is very spacious, with en-suite bathroom in all 3 bedrooms upstairs. If you love timber, you will love this place!”

Amenities

Wifi | Washer | TV | Air conditioning | Hot water | Dedicated workspace | Free parking on premises | Hot tub | Kitchen | Pots and pans, oil, salt and pepper | Garden or backyard | Patio or balcony

Guest Reviews

“What an amazing place. It has set the bar high for any future places we stay. So amazing! And the indoor swings were our favorite part! Ellie was so helpful and available. We will definitely stay next time we are in Kuching.” – Karen
“Will come back again.” – Richard
“Very beautiful place to stay in.highly recommend!” – Samantha
“Good & clean !! Recommended 10/10” – Owen
“Great decoration and environment. Definitely a great stay if you are looking for a place to chill over a weekend. The host, Ellie provides very clear instructions and is very helpful.” – Michelle

#6 Vivacity Jazz 1 New Luxury Cozy Home

10 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $60 per night, airbnb.com

Two families visiting Sarawak’s capital city will definitely make the best of their trip by booking this colourful and charming 3-bedroom abode. Offering privacy for all, enough common spaces for everyone to bond and come together as a group as well as a stunning pool and a gym to stay fit, everyone will have a great time here.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Strategic New Luxury Jazz Suites is a brand new, 3-bedroom condo unit perched on top of Vivacity Megamall, the largest shopping mall in Sarawak. It is strategically located between Kuching International Airport and city centre. Accessing various attractions, higher learning institutions or medical centres is a breeze. It is the perfect place to explore Borneo while you enjoy modern facilities.”

Amenities

Hair dryer | Hot water | Shower gel | Iron | Washer | Bed linens | Essentials | Hangers | Cable TV | TV | Children’s dinnerware | Outlet covers

Guest Reviews

“Thank you Mr Leslie for your wonderful service and a very clean and comfy place to stay.. you are one of the best airbnb host that i have ever experience throughout my travelling experience using airbnb. Keep it up.” – Syaheed Rafiq
“The apartment is a great place for family to be together as all the basic needs was inplaced. Ushering the new year in this apartment gave us so much joy. Tq Leslie” – Salbiah
“Location very good, everything you need can be found in Vivacity. House very clean, comfy and cosy. Chrck in and check out instruction very clear and easy.” – Suzanadia
“Its a nice place n worth the money” – Basmi
“Good experience stay at here.” – Hr
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#7 Serviced Apartment @ Vivacity Megamall

7 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $110 per night, airbnb.com

A modern and spacious apartment in Vivacity that’s the perfect fit for a business person in town with their family. This unit will feel like home-away-from-home for the average urban dweller while still providing a hotel-like experience that will remind you that you’re away. With an amazingly low rate and a great location in the middle of town, this is a place you won’t want to miss.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Spend your days in Kuching in a cozy space right above the biggest shopping mall! This spacious unit is perfect for responsible guests on a budget who are traveling by themselves! Fully equipped kitchen, space to mingle with the stars, spacious room provided with complete amenities like, washer, dryer, hair dryer, heater, Tv, shampoo, body gel, iron, towels and etc. Cooking is allowed too!”

Amenities

Hair dryer | Shampoo | Iron | Washer | Dryer | Essentials | Hangers | TV | Air conditioning | Wifi | Dedicated workspace | Kitchen

Guest Reviews

“Hope much better service after this” – Mohd Nabil
“Nice place to stay. Mr Kenneth was very helpful. The unit was very clean and comfortable esp those who travel with family like me.” – Julia
“Overall is okay. But no clear instruction from the management office regarding about Pool” – Nur Atikah

#8 Floral Elegance 1 @ Galacity

6 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $50 per night, airbnb.com

Statement walls with different flower patterns, mismatching furniture styles and brushes of Asian décor make this quirky and eclectic residence a nice choice for design enthusiasts looking for something different. This Airbnb comes with WiFi, a full kitchen, a dining table for 6 and two bedrooms that can sleep up to 3 guests, each.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Warm and comfortable Chinese stylish interior with 2 bedroom (1 queen bed + 1 sofa bed each room) 2 bathroom. FREE wifi, TV Box channel entertainment. Apartment located at strategic area, convenient stores, food outlets are all surrounded. 15 mins drive to City Center, 10 mins drive to Kuching International Airport; Supermarket, Saloon within the property.”

Amenities

Wifi | Cable TV | Iron | Washer | TV | Air conditioning | Hot water | Heating | Dryer | Essentials | Dedicated workspace | High chair

Guest Reviews

“great place for those who just wanna stay in and recharge. there’s a supermarket just below the apartment. very convenient and the place itself is filled with thoughtful amenities.” – Dyona Ibel
“Great host indeed, very friendly and shows good hospitality towards the guests. Also very quick on responses when I needed help and overall, a pleasant stay. The place is also very clean, comfortable and tidy.” – Aloysius
“Had a great stay at Lucas' place. Location is convenient able to get food all around. Place is sparkling clean with all the necessary amenities.” – Michael
“Nice place for family which the unit able to provide all your family need in travel or leisure life” – Kheng Leong
“Nice & clean place” – Peter

#9 Jk DeLOFTS – 8 Pax Unit With 4 Bedrooms And 2 Parking Spaces

8 Guests | 4 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms

Book Now: $70 per night, airbnb.com

The unique Scandinavian touches palpable in every room make this 4-bedroom apartment a great choice for a group of European colleagues in town for business who want a place that is comfortable and that will feel like home. You won’t need to go far to find great dining options or great grocery stores in case you decide to stay in and cook in the fully equipped kitchen.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“EVERYTHING AT YOUR DOOR STEP*Located along Kuching's protocol road, Jalan Tun Jugah*Exclusive facilities including gym, sky garden and barbeque area*Integrated with the latest safety and security system*Integrated with Emporium commercial podium*Famous Food & Beverage : Chong Qing Grill Fish,hicaa,Saigon,Chatto & etc… *Card access system with video intercomAlso our apartment is very near to most Shopping Malls including: The Spring , Vivacity, and Aeon mall. The space*Clean and cozy place to stay. *Famous 101 Food Centre just opposite our apartment.”

Amenities

Hair dryer | Hot water | Shower gel | Shampoo | Iron | Washer | Bed linens | Extra pillows and blankets | Dryer | Essentials | Hangers | Cable TV

Guest Reviews

“Best choice” – Wee
“All good and as expected” – Mohd Izad
“Nice view, beautiful deco, so clean. jimmy is very nice & friendly host. everythings is perfect!” – Beatrice
“A great place to stay. Recommended!” – Shamsul Amri
“Great place, very spacious and very clean. Host is very responsive. Instructions are clear, check in process super easy.” – Remy Shahrin Aswandi

#10 The Centurion – Jazz Suites 2 In Vivacity

5 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $60 per night, airbnb.com

You can’t be any closer to Kuching’s best shopping mall than by staying literally on top of the mall itself, which is exactly what you’ll get if you book this 2-bedroom suite. It’s located in the heart of Kuching so you’ll also have a broad selection of cultural sites to visit nearby, as well as a plethora of entertainment options for young and old alike.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Experience what it is like to be a local staying above the largest shopping mall in Sarawak. VivaCity Megamall carries a diversity of brands for fashion to food to fill ya tummies! Pamper yourself with world class furnishing and bedding with brands from Morphy Richards, Sharp, LG, Samsung, Simmons Mattress, La-Z-boy Recliner and more! If you would like to opt for a more luxury apartment, checkout our LUXE series!”

Amenities

Hair dryer | Hot water | Shampoo | Iron | Washer | Essentials | Hangers | TV | Air conditioning | Heating | Unavailable: Security cameras on propertySecurity cameras on property | Smoke alarm

Guest Reviews

“Marcus' place was much better than expected. Very spacious and clean apartment. The building itself had all the amenities we needed (ie.” – Derek
“Very good location and very cozy house.” – Stanley
“The place is very stylish and it provides a very homely feel. Will definitely rebook.” – Jasper
“Tastefully decorated and perfect for those who eats out or tapau because cooking isnt recommended. Not very practical for long term or for those who enjoys cooking their meals. The balcony is attached to the master bedroom..” – Nunghin
“You’ll get comfort and sleek interior deco with this unit. Pleasing to the eyes and Relaxing. Great for a personal timeout or holidays with friends and families.” – Sally

#11 Julie Meow Homestay @ Vivacity With High Speed Wifi

5 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $50 per night, airbnb.com

If you’re looking of a well furnished condo with enough space for your family of 5, that is located near the city center, that has all the amenities of home like a kitchen and a laundry room, and with some extras such as a shared pool and a gym, all of it at a great per person rate, then you’ve just found it. Don’t let this one slip by and book it before someone else does.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Our homestay are seated on top of the largest shopping mall in Kuching ~ VIVACITY MEGAMALL . Cozy 2 bedrooms units. Perfect for a small group of guests(2 to 5 pax). Definitely value for money!”

Amenities

Hair dryer | Hot water | Body soap | Cleaning products | Shower gel | Bidet | Shampoo | Bathtub | Iron | Washer | Room-darkening shades | Bed linens

Guest Reviews

“Nice accommodation, place is clean. Perfect place and location for family .” – Aman
“The location right above Vivacity Megamall is very convenient, especially if you plan to do shopping while in Kuching. The space is tastefully decorated and very clean. The bed mattress and pillow are a little firm but acceptable.” – Nadira
“Convenient” – Michele
“Great hospitality. Very recommended ” – Vy
“great place to stay!” – Michellina

#12 Kuching City New Luxury Vivacity Cozy Home 3

12 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $70 per night, airbnb.com

Those planning to visit the capital of Sarawak with a big group of friends will do well to check this 3-bedroom condominium out. It has enough space and bedding for up to 12 guests and it provides everything your group may need, from bath essentials to a kitchen, a laundry room and even complimentary WiFi. Add in a shared pool and you’re all set for a memorable stay.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“My New Luxury cozy Condo located on top of the Vivacity Megamall, largest mall in Kuching. Featuring varieties of food outlets, retail shops, dining & entertainment experience in the heart of the city. Our home is desigend for couples/family vacation or business trip, comfortably adapting 1~10 persons. Enjoy your ‘home away from home’ experience with beautiful mountain view; the breath-taking night view is not to be missed!”

Amenities

Hair dryer | Hot water | Shower gel | Iron | Washer | Bed linens | Dryer | Essentials | Hangers | Cable TV | TV | Children’s dinnerware

Guest Reviews

“Super awesome and great hospitality ” – Bella
“Nice place and worth.” – Siti
“Recommented. Good location and tidy house.” – Lee Ling
“First class cleaniness and service” – Edward
“Nice place to stay overnight with your family members especially when your family loves shopping lol. Minus point ONLY to the tv channel as it only able to access youtube, while other channel or apps load so much due to slow connection. Overall, nice stay!” – Bibi Bie
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