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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 4 December 2015 via mobile

This place is a wonderful oasis in Kuching. The people are extremely friendly and devoted to their work. They help out whenever you have questions and can make loads of suggestions regarding trips and activities in and around kuching. The facilities are very clean and well maintained. The veranda is a wonderful place to chill and enjoy the delicious breakfast!

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marcopolo1_12, Owner at Marco Polo's Travellers, responded to this review

Dear Cajohner, Thank you so much for taking your time to write such a wonderful review for us. Not only it's a great encouragement but also a booster for us to continue even harder than before as our motto is "Keep on progressing no matter it's "raining or shining seasons" As you're satisfied with our facilities & services, we'd encourage...

Reviewed 27 November 2015 via mobile

It is really nice here. The room is nice and the owner is really kind 😁 we stayed here for one night and truly satisfied with the service provided here. And more over if you are staying for a long time, this place is the best choice that you can made. But the main bazaar and the carpenter street is...

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marcopolo1_12, Owner at Marco Polo's Travellers, responded to this review

Dear Atiqraha, Thanks a lot for staying with us. We're glad that you're satisfied with our accommodation & services we've provided for you & spouse. We hope you'd come back again in your future trip to Kuching. Yes, regarding the walking distance to Main Bazaar & Carpenter street, you'd use any form of transportation, ie, Buses, Mini Vans, Shuttlers or...

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 16 October 2015

I actually created a TripAdvisor account just so I could give this Hotel a review. We stayed at this place for 16 nights and it was great. We really enjoyed this place, why? I can't list all the reasons here but here are a couple: - Superfriendly staff (and also other guests). It felt like we all were a big...

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marcopolo1_12, Owner at Marco Polo's Travellers, responded to this review

Dear PatrickK80, Thank you so much for contributing a positive review for our guesthouse as it's an encouragement for all of us to continue our B & B biz with pride & endurance. We enjoyed associating with you & wife as we've benefited much. We're grateful & happy that you loved much staying here. The next trip around, we hope...

Reviewed 7 October 2015 via mobile

We stayed 3 nights, one night in Bako National park and an additional night at the hostel. From our arrival the owners have been very friendly and hospitable and made us feel right at home. The room had no window (most buildings here seem to be deep terraced) but had air con and was very nice and clean. The bedrooms...

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Ulu Tiram, Malaysia
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Stayed 5 nights at a family room for RWMF 2015. The room and bedding are clean. Towels are provided too. Though shared bathroom, there're adequate bathrooms for everyone and it's all very clean. Breakfast is provided. Owners are very nice and friendly people.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 1 September 2015

This place is definitely value for money. I took a family room and it was spacious and just nice for the three of us. The room was well kept and clean. Even the shared bathrooms were clean and that was very important for us. i would definitely recommend it to anyone who's looking for a comfortable place on a budget.

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Kuching, Malaysia
Reviewed 23 August 2015

My double room was always clean. No wildlife. The bedding was changed when I requested that. Bedding was recent , towels recent .A nominal charge made for full laundary service . Shower rooms always worked, clean also., The a/c was fully adjustable . Breakfast was provided even for early risers, eggs, toast, jams, fruits, muffins.... varied and good quality ....

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Marco Polo is a great budget option base for Kuching. The rooms are shared bathroom but are very clean. The owners are very friendly and the breakfast is a great starter for the day - especially the coffee.

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Kranj, Slovenia
Reviewed 17 August 2015

I never thought I will say "This is the best place I have stayed at" but this definitely is the best hostel I have stayed at during my travel years. Its a place where you can meet real travelers nut just a bunch of party people on their way around SEA. Its big enough to meet people but also small...

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Canada
Reviewed 14 August 2015

We stayed with our 2 daughters at Marco Polo. We had a room with a/c. The place is always clean, the breakfast very good and the hosts are very friendly and helpful. They explained how to use public transit to all the places we went, recommended to eat at Topspot. Laundry on site. My kids enjoy the cat. The location...

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Marco Polo is strategically located in Kuching city. Nearby Marco Polo's is the famous Kuching waterfront, main bazaar, Gambir Street, India Street, Sarawak museum, tourism information centre, shopping malls, bus services, entertainment outlets, 24 hour restaurant & cafe(across only). Close to Marco Polo are pubs, bars, reflexology centers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Marco Polo's Travellers

Address: 1st Floor 236 Padungan Road, Kuching 93100, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sarawak > Kuching
Price Range: $16 - $18 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Quieter rooms are on the side, but have no window. The front are noisier”
 of 5 bubbles 2pompom, 11 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The hostel is in a busy area. Early noise sometimes disturbing”
 of 5 bubbles itineranti2015, 23 Aug 2015 | Read review
“some rooms are windowlesss, so book ahead and ask for one with a window if that's important to you.”
 of 5 bubbles SarahCrossling, 10 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Street-front rooms have windows, yet also more noise from store-shop below.”
 of 5 bubbles LightSplash, 8 Jun 2015 | Read review
“There are many different types of rooms to choose from, which is a great asset to this guesthouse!”
 of 5 bubbles Ryanm_Canada, 6 Feb 2015 | Read review
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