Neighborhoods to Book a Hotel in Kuching
The Kuching City Centre is the economic backbone of the city. Here you will find a lot of cat statues and some of city’s top hotels like the Hilton and Grand Continental. The area is also a hot favorite for sightseeing with its landmarks like the old town hall, courthouse and the memorial of James Brooke.
Petra Jaya is another interesting area that also enjoys a lot of visitors. The area offers some of city’s most famous attractions including state mosque, the Masjid Negeri, the state secretariat building of Wisma Bapa, museums and sports stadiums. People interested in shopping must visit the shopping centers of Riverside Shopping Complex or Plaza Sarawak.
Resembling an area that looks like a Chinatown, the neighborhood of Padungan houses a considerable part of Chinese population in the city. The South City Council is headquartered here. Nearly located Damai Beach features a nature resort and is excellent for relaxing.