Divided by the Sarawak
River in the northwest of Borneo, Kuching City is a collage of modern sophistication and old world history. The city is largely located on the southern side of the river, however, you will find accommodations and attractions such as the Orchid Garden
and the Cat Museum
on the north side. You will have no problem navigating the city from your vacation rental with plenty of access to buses and ferries.
Kuching enjoys yearly temperatures ranging between 20°C and 30°C degrees. It makes any time of year the perfect time to visit this city and enjoy your accommodation, vacation rental, condo rental or apartment rental.
There are no shortage of temples and museums in this beautiful riverside city. Enjoy your time walking through the many shops along the waterfront esplanade
or escape into Chinatown to explore the Main Bazaar
where you can find many of the cities antique and handcraft shops. Climb to the top of the Kuching Civic Center
for amazing views of the city.
There are a dozen highly rated nature sites located within day trip distance, including Semenggoh Nature Reserve
and Bako National Park
. If adventure is your thing, you’ll find caves and hiking in the area as well. Soak up some extra warmth in the Annah Rais Hotsprings
before enjoying your evening in one of the city's many restaurants.
Being an attractive city, you will find suitable accommodations and vacation rentals everywhere. The two parts of the city are vastly different in character. The south is dominated by Chinese and has a commercial residential area. While the north is Malay, where you’ll find kampong houses along the river. With such diversity, it will be easy to find the perfect lodging and accommodation choice whether you’re seeking vacation rentals or condo rentals.