Destination guide

The culturally rich city of Kuching awaits you

Enjoy the area's temples, festivals and culture with a rental holiday home in Kuching. This city's riverfront, cave exploring and seafood restaurants draw many visitors. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Kuching

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Kuching a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sultan Iskandar Planetarium (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • South City Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Semenggoh Wildlife Centre (14.6 mi / 23.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Kuching

Kuching is famous for its stunning river views and lush rainforest. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Kuching is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Friendship Park (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Kubah National Park (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Damai Beach (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Bako National Park (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Kuching Wetlands National Park (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Kuching

Fly into Kuching (KCH-Kuching Intl.), the closest airport, located 9.4 mi (15.1 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Kuching?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 20 holiday lettings near Kuching. From 5 Houses to 9 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kuching for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Kuching?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Kuching. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Kubah National Park: 18 holiday lettings
  • Bako National Park: 19 holiday lettings
  • Sarawak Convention and Exhibition Centre: 20 holiday lettings
  • Sarawak Museum: 20 holiday lettings
  • Friendship Park: 20 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Kuching listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Kuching?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 5 Houses in Kuching. Our other popular types of Kuching holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Guest houses: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kuching?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Kuching. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.