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Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful place to stay - highly recommend it. Staff are wonderful and rooms clean and comfortable. Great food and pool/bar area. Lots to see and do in the area and transport to Kuching easily achieved . Looking forward to coming back in the very near future .

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Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

Definitely a place to consider when travelling to Kuching. It's 40minutes away from town so do consider renting a car to get about. The staff were friendly and helpful. They even went out of their way to drop us off at the foothills of santubong mountain which is 5minutes away. There's no 24hr concierge but if you inform them on... More 

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Reviewed 9 May 2016

Myself and a friend stayed at The Village House for one night a couple of weeks ago, and we both left saying that we could have stayed for much longer. If I go back to Borneo I intend to stay there for at least a week! The room was lovely and clean, modern, unpretentious and very comfortable. The bathroom was... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Reviewed 7 May 2016

Hidden gem in Damai, it was my 2nd stay in this hotel. I like the environment and it was super cozy, A super awesome gateway. We spent our time chilled by the pool and it was so relaxing. The room was a bit dusty and cleanliness is average.

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Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Very beautiful, warm and pleasant ambience. Very friendly staffs especially ALIFAH - thank you so much for your great service! The only thing that I wld like to suggest is the Food of you could provide Halal Food for the Muslim guests☺ Thank you v much

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Reviewed 24 April 2016

As the location is quite far out from Kuching we decided to rent a car from the airport which made more sense and was cheaper then taxi's/organised trips. It was a little hard to find when you arrive as the place has no signs. However the location on google maps is correct it just does not look like it. The... More 

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Reviewed 4 April 2016

I opted for this hotel rather than an anonymous high-rise in the centre of town in order to get some of the authenticity of Borneo. The pleasant rooms with excellent bathrooms are built round the pool rather on the "longhouse" on stilts pattern which was how the different ethnic groups used to live - the whole village living together. below... More 

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Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

We stayed at village house for 3 night for the ester week end. First the place is charming, tastily decorated and the room and bathroom are really clean. But the second point and what made this stay so great was the service and the staff! A big thank you to Alifa, Flora and Eleesa for taking such a good care... More 

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Reviewed 6 January 2016

We started our Malaysian holiday here with the idea of getting away from the crush for a bit... and it is! The rooms on stilts in the bush were amazing. The service was friendly and good and we enjoyed being able to just walk to the beach. The food was also amazing. We can recommend the Sarawak tasting menu! The... More 

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Reviewed 10 December 2015

Our experience at Village House was excellent. The guesthouse has been carefully planned and attention paid to every detail. It is very beautiful and comfortable. The food here was way above expectations - delicious and fresh and a great mix of local as well as western food. Surprisingly they had a very good selection of wines. We did try the... More 

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  • Pool
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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hidden down a dusty track, just 100metres from the beach in the friendly village of Santubong, The Village House offers the tranquility and service that most travelers crave. The traditional Malay-style stilted rooms and the many chill out areas are decorated using local materials and Sarawakian handicrafts, and this together with the warm and friendly staff ensures that you too feel the welcoming hospitality for which Sarawak is famous. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Village House

Address: Off Jalan Pantai Puteri, Kpg. Santubong | Santubong Peninsula, Kuching 93756, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sarawak > Kuching
Price Range: ₹ 4,788 - ₹ 5,403 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Village House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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“If you're on a budget, get the dorm room. Dorm room (Jala) opposite the dining area is better though!”
 of 5 bubbles Nicuma, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have a view of the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles DoreenAmyO, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms near the pool are ideal if you like the sound of flowing water”
 of 5 bubbles GayleHerrera, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Raja suite is large with verandah and looks into forest...gorgeous”
 of 5 bubbles Janice242, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are facing swimming pool except the Dormitory rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles LoveSunlight, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
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