Review of Lot 10 Boutique Hotel, Kuching

March 15, 2015 by  
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Lot 10 Hotel is the newest 3-star hotel in Kuching. The building was originally the Sarawak Co-Operative Central Bank that was officially opened by Sarawak’s 1st Chief Minister Dato Stephen Kalong Ningkan on Saturday 28th August 1965. After renovation, the building is converted into a hotel.

Exterior of Lot 10 Boutique Hotel at night

Exterior of Lot 10 Boutique Hotel at night

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The location of the hotel is perfect for tourist. It is near to the famous huge Cat Statue of Kuching, and Padungan Street, also known as Chinatown, is within walking distance. There are plenty of restaurants and bar nearby. The hotel is just 4.4 km from the city center, which will take about 15 minutes’ walk. From there, you can go to Tun Jugah Shopping Mall, Sarawak Plaza, Riverside Shopping Complex and others.

Cat Statue not far from the hotel

Cat Statue not far from the hotel

The hotel has 68 guest rooms and suites. Each room is decorated with earth colors, creating a soothing and relaxing atmosphere for its occupants. Based on the photos of the rooms in their website, many rooms are decorated with colorful arts, and some of them are Marilyn Monroe’s portraits. As it is a new hotel, the exterior and the interior seems to satisfy each guests that had stayed there.

Deluxe King room

Deluxe King room

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The room types are Standard Twin, Standard Queen and Deluxe King. For the standard rooms, the room size is about 11sq.m while Deluxe Room is more spacious at about 16sq.m.

Standard Twin room

Standard Twin room

Standard Queen room

Standard Queen room

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The hotel’s bar & bistro, called The Pipe, offers fusion of Western & Asian dining. It is the perfect place to enjoy relaxing jazz music while sipping cocktails, beers or wines. The bar is open daily from 6:30pm to 12:00am.

The Pipe Bar & Bistro

The Pipe Bar & Bistro

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The facilities available there are restaurant and bistro, banquet and function rooms, key-card access security and high speed WI-FI. The additional facilities upon request are wake-up call service, laundry and dry cleaning, iron and ironing board, luggage storage, airport transfer service, car rental service and tour arrangement. There is also ready office for rent there.

Lot 10 Hotel provides plenty of free parking spaces on the hotel ground for guests. From the reviews, the guests had said that the hotel exceeded their expectation. Even rated as a 3-star hotel, the towels are fluffier than the ones at 5-star hotels one. The beds are comfortable, and some even said they slept better on the hotel’s bed than the one that they have in their own home.

The only downside of the hotel is that the hotel is a smoke-free hotel. They did not have rooms for smoker, and if the guests want to smoke, they need to step out of the hotel.

In conclusion, the hotel is the perfect place for travelers who desired a comfortable stay in Kuching. The price per night is also quite cheap.

Lot 10 Boutique Hotel will definitely make your stay in Kuching worthwhile.

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