Place2Stay @ Chinatown

Lot 241, Jalan AbellKuchingMalaysia
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About Place2Stay @ Chinatown

Place2Stay @ Chinatown offers modern accommodation in the Chinatown district of Kuching, within walking distance of many points of interest, including Kuching Waterfront.

A variety of single, double and twin rooms are available and all feature air-conditioning and a flat-screen TV. Each room includes a private en-suite bathroom which is equipped with a shower.

The multilingual reception staff are available 24 hours a day to assist guests, plus there is also free Wi-Fi provided across the property. Car parking options are also available on site.

There are no dining options offered on site but there are multiple restaurants, supermarkets and cafes along Jalan Abell and Jalan Padungan, all within a ten-minute walk of the property.

The well-known Cat Statue is located within a five-minute walk of Place2Stay @ Chinatown, whilst St. Thomas’s Cathedral is around 1.5 kilometres away. Kuching Waterfront and Batu Jetty Ferry Terminal can both be reached in around 15 minutes on foot.


Lot 241, Jalan Abell, Kuching, Malaysia
Telephone: +60(82)422961 |

Top amenities

  • WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • PC with internet
  • Pets allowed
  • Porter service
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Desk
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Television

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 12:00

Positive Reviews

Central location

The location of this property is praised for its accessibility and close proximity to the city centre. Guests enjoy being in the Chinatown district of Kuching, reporting that a wide range of amenities and facilities are reachable on foot. In addition, being within walking distance of many of Kuching’s main tourist attractions is an extra bonus.

Friendly and helpful staff

Customer service is repeatedly rated highly in reviews, with guests stating that the staff are helpful and friendly. This aspect is greatly appreciated and felt to create an inviting atmosphere at this hotel.

Good value for money

Guests feel that this property offers good value for money considering the price paid. The central location and modern feel of the property are felt to be strong attributes and thus most guests feel satisfied with their affordable stay.

Negative Reviews

Very small rooms

The rooms of this property are consistently criticised by reviews for being very small. Guests suggest that there is nowhere to store luggage in the rooms and thus the comfort levels are reduced. Some rooms do not include windows and this is felt to further increase the claustrophobic feeling.

Noisy at night

An assortment of reviews mention that this property can be very noisy at night, both internally from other guests and also from external traffic and street noise. As a result, guests state that they have issues with getting a good night’s sleep.

Poor cleanliness

Multiple reviews remark upon the cleanliness levels at this hotel, suggesting that the rooms are not cleaned to an adequate standard. It is felt that the housekeeping staff do not pay enough attention to detail, with guests reporting that the rooms are dusty and that toiletries are often missing.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 20 reviews across the web
7.9 /10
7.9 out of 10 based on 20 reviews