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6-Bed Dormitory
  • View: No view
  • 10 sq.m.
  • 1 Bunk Bed
  • Breakfast included
  • Cancellation policy
    • USD
    • 5.41
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Standard Twin
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 10 sq.m.
  • 2 Single Bed
  • Breakfast included
  • Cancellation policy
  • 14.57
    • USD
    • 11.90

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Standard Double
  • 8 sq.m.
  • 2 Single Bed or 1 Double Bed
  • Breakfast included
  • Cancellation policy
  • 15.78
    • USD
    • 11.90

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Deluxe Double
  • 10 sq.m.
  • 1 Double Bed
  • Breakfast included
  • Cancellation policy
  • 18.21
    • USD
    • 14.84

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Deluxe Triple
  • View: City
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 10 sq.m.
  • 1 Single Bed and 1 Queen Bed
  • Breakfast included
  • Cancellation policy
  • 25.50
    • USD
    • 18.39

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About Backpacker Stay

Description

When visiting Kuching, you'll feel right at home at Backpacker Stay, which offers quality accommodation and great service. Situated only 0 km from the city center, guests are well located to enjoy the town's attractions and activities. For sightseeing options and local attractions, one need not look far as the hotel enjoys close proximity to Sang Ti Miao, Harmony Arch, Brooke Memorial.

Take advantage of a wealth of unrivaled services and amenities at this Kuching hotel. Top features of the hotel include free Wi-Fi in all rooms, 24-hour security, daily housekeeping, taxi service, 24-hour front desk.

The ambiance of Backpacker Stay is reflected in every guestroom. television LCD/plasma screen, slippers, towels, internet access – wireless, internet access – wireless (complimentary) are just some of the facilities that can be found throughout the property. Besides, the hotel's host of recreational offerings ensures you have plenty to do during your stay. Enjoy unparalleled services and a truly prestigious address at the Backpacker Stay.
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Features

Internet access

  • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms
  • Wi-Fi in public areas

Getting around

  • Taxi service

Dining, drinking, and snacking

  • Shared kitchen

Services and conveniences

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Lockers
  • Luggage storage
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Smoking area

For the kids

  • Family room

Access

  • Check-in/check-out [express]
  • Check-in [24-hour]
  • Front desk [24-hour]
  • Pets allowed
  • Security [24-hour]

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Malay
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Policies

Child and extra bed policy
Infant 0-1 year(s) Stay for free if using existing bedding. Note, if you need a cot there may be an extra charge.
Children 2-11 year(s) Must use an extra bed
  • Guests over 11 years old are considered as adults.
  • Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose, please check the individual room capacity for more details.
When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
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Useful info

Airport Transfer Fee: 30 MYR
Breakfast Charge (when not included in room rate): 0 MYR
Check-In From: 02:00 PM
Check-Out Until: 12:00 PM
Distance from City Center: 0 km
Distance to Airport: 8 km
Internet Usage Fee: 0 MYR
Non-Smoking Rooms / Floors: No
Number of Rooms : 12
Time to Airport (Minutes): 20
Year Hotel Built: 2011
Year Hotel Last Renovated: 2015
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Very good



based on 76 reviews
  • Cleanliness 7.4
  • Facilities 6.6
  • Location 8.8
  • Room comfort and quality 7.2
  • Service 7.9
  • Value for money 8.3
  • Food and dining 5.7
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Shum from Malaysia
Groups
Standard Twin
Stayed 2 nights in August 2016
Bed has broken
The bed already broken and didnt repair. I cant sleep well.
Reviewed August 16, 2016
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Remo from Malaysia
Solo travelers
6-Bed Dormitory
Stayed 3 nights in August 2016
Great location
Great staff Central Clean Hard beds
Reviewed August 11, 2016
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siti from Malaysia
Solo travelers
Standard Single
Stayed 4 nights in April 2016
Review for this place
I did not expect more due to the price that i paid which around rm33 per night. But,i satisfied because : 1. Strategic. Tourist attractions is all around you ! 2. Restaurant 3. Souvenier place 4. Waterfront kuching nearby 5. Staff was friendly and helpful 6. Room was okey,air conditioner works perfectly ! 7. Shared bathroom / shower was okey. Only, i hope that : 1. Shared toilet should be kept clean 2. Breakfast?? My package include but i did not get any 3. Everyday should have people to change bed sheet. The blanket a bit smelly. 4. Should have laundry. I stayed 5 days 4 night there,my day was wonderful. This place is okey for people who budgeting. Eventhough surronded by pub nearby but i did not bother by it. By the way..the staff was really helpful and i really appreciated it ! The uncle was really nice.
Reviewed April 27, 2016
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suki from United Kingdom
Solo travelers
Standard Single
Stayed one night in February 2016
Quite a disappointment - would not go back
The location of this place is convenient and central. Thank you to the young man on reception for letting me use the wifi and book there and then! I stayed in a single room and it was damp and full of mould - I had to leave after one night. The overwhelming smell of damp made this an uncomfortable place to stay for me, as well as the tiny space, which looks like value for money but in reality is a poor choice. I didn't really understand the idea of the 'breakfast pack' - how sad! However, free hot and cold water is available, which was helpful. The rain (no fault of this hostel, of course) came in through the roof and just about everywhere, I didn't enjoy having to go downstairs and through the kitchen to have a shower. The whole place is oddly thought out and badly maintained, although very cheap (but you get what you pay for!)
Reviewed February 25, 2016
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Damian from United States
Couples
Deluxe Double
Stayed 4 nights in January 2016
Most Durian friendly accommodation!!!
Backpacker Stay had a very lovely staff, always smile when we came and went and always helpful to us. They were so kind to allow my fiancé and I to bring upwards to 6 durian into our room at a time. We know this was extreme but they allowed it anyway. Maybe they will change their durian policy after our stay there as most westerners do not have an interest in this odorous fruit. Luckily for them only a few other guest came and went during our visit to Kuching. We probably caught them off guard. Ha. And they were humble so not wanting to disappoint us. The stay is located right in the heart of City Center with easy access to most everything one would need. The large eatery next door stays open late and opens early so be prepared for the sound of dishes stacking. The lockers were big and spacious, we could easily fit all of our valuables onto them. The water was also warm and comfortable. The wifi signal was also dependable. I wish this establishment all the best and success in their future.
Reviewed February 04, 2016
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Iskandar from Indonesia
Solo travelers
Standard Single
Stayed 4 nights in November 2015
i won't recommend this hotel to anyone
location
Very bad! They didn't serve the breakfast until i asked them!!
Reviewed December 07, 2015
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Dingyuan from Singapore
Solo travelers
Standard Single
Stayed 4 nights in August 2015
affordable hostel in a prime location
location, cheap, relatively safe
The bed is too soft and the facilities are old despite the good points but for the price that I am paying, guess it is just the way it has to be. Noises from the floor and coffees hop nearby. Can be better but still recommended for anyone who wants a cheap accommodation. It was undergoing some renovation work when I was there, hence it might get better.
Reviewed November 17, 2015
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liek from Malaysia
Groups
Standard Double
Stayed one night in August 2015
Great location
strategy location, lots of good food around and the staff is friendly
Reviewed August 17, 2015
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Jen from Malaysia
Groups
6-Bed Dormitory
Stayed 2 nights in August 2015
Undergoing Maintenance
So-so, nothing great this time around
We have stayed here twice in the past and had always been satisfied with the condition of this lodge. However, our stay this round was not great at all. I understand that the lodge is going through some maintenance work but that doesn't mean that you for-go cleanliness and hygiene in the premise. The dormitory was not cleaned before we checked in (there were some left over cans and dirt under our bed), we could not flush the toilet after use and the bathroom floor was dirty all the time (not to mention clogged by strands of hair and cigarette butt). Overall, very disappointed this time around. Will doubt to stay here again next time.
Reviewed August 17, 2015
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Sindhya from United States
Couples
Standard Double
Stayed 4 nights in August 2015
Next to food!
Next to food court, friendly staff, location.
The food court next door was super convenient! Highly recommend kolo mee and popiah. Great location in Chinatown area. Plenty of places to eat and drink. Also, right around corner from river walk. We came for the Rainforest World Music Festival and got to know Ogos that works at the front desk. Super great guy, very accommodating and laid back. Standard room was nice enough, clean, air con, good wifi. Shared bathroom was also kept decently clean. Only inconvenience was having to go downstairs to shower. Oh and they provide you with water so you don't have to keep buying plastic. Yay.
Reviewed August 11, 2015
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