The Waterfront Hotel

The Waterfront Hotel is located in the heart of Kuching City, where decades-old heritage buildings sit side by side with modern buildings. With one of the best views of the Padang Merdeka and the Sarawak River, the hotel is not only a place to rest, but a start of your adventures in Kuching City.

The Waterfront Hotel is a brand new 5 star boutique hotel located in the heart of the Legacy Square historic district of Kuching. Situated above the Plaza Merdeka Shopping center and surrounded by many historical architectural landmarks, it serves as an anchor in the neighbourhood. The hotel also has a commanding view of the iconic State Legislative building (DUN) and the Governors palace (Astana) to the North and the Merdeka field (Padang) and the historic Sarawak Museum (built in 1874) to the south

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208 modern guest rooms, including 31 suites and 2 loft suites with unparalleled views. Each room offers a sweet sleep with our comfortable beds in a 100% smoke-free environment with high-speed internet access, alongside amenities including multiple universal electrical sockets, touch panel enabled privacy options and an in-room safe. All suite rooms come with a living room and are uniquely designed with different accompanying furniture and layouts. Guests may select between 2 breathtaking views – the Padang Merdeka and city centre view or the river view, overlooking the Kuching Waterfront

Offering both local delights and Western cuisine, the Café Via Mare serves up a feast for the eyes and the stomach. A sweeping view of the Sarawak River and a number of majestic buildings across the River, including the Astana, Fort Margherita, and the State Assembly Building, makes each meal unforgettable. Watch as the sun rise and bask the River in brilliant gold in the morning and catch flocks of birds flying across the sky back to their nests in the warmth of the sunset glow. Our signature Sarawak Laksa is not to be missed.

End your day with a refreshing cold drink at the ZAPATOS the lounge as the latest pop songs play along with the occasional jazzy number. Unwind yourself by the pool with a scenic view of the Sarawak River and grab some snacks off the menu for the perfect pairing with your drinks.
Whether you’re just popping by or staying with us, the night is always young at the ZAPATOS lounge to meet, chill and connect.

The Waterfront Hotel Facilities

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24 Hour Service
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Boutique Hotel
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Business Centre
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Swimming Pool
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