Penview Hotel

Lot 3411,Block D, Jalan Tun RazakKuching93450Malaysia
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About Penview Hotel

Penview Hotel, equipped with lots of flexible events space and situated around a five-minute drive from the Borneo Convention Centre, is ideal for business visitors. The hotel is also a good value base for leisure tourists to Kuching.

The spacious en-suite bedrooms are air-conditioned and furnished in hardwood. A minibar and tea and coffee making facilities are provided, as well as complimentary bottled water.

Penview Hotel hosts a large selection of function and ball rooms for all types and sizes of events. There is free on-site parking and Wi-Fi, plus a 24-hour front desk and round-the-clock security.

The hotel incorporates a cafe and restaurant serving regional, international and halal cuisine. Alternatively, guests can sample Chinese at the Chopstick Food Court or local cuisine at the Baba Ganoush restaurant, within a five-minute walk of the hotel.

The hotel is just over a kilometre in both directions from the Sarawak river whilst The Spring Shopping Mall is under 15 minutes' drive away.


Lot 3411,Block D, Jalan Tun Razak, Kuching, 93450, Malaysia
Telephone: +60(82)341200 | Fax: +60(82)341201 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Airport shuttle
  • Computer with internet
  • Conference rooms
  • Elevator
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel safe
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Pets allowed
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Refrigerator
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 12:00

Positive Reviews

Decent value hotel

Guests choose this hotel more often than not for the reasonable value it offers due to its location well outside the business and touristic areas of Kuching.

Copious breakfast

The buffet breakfasts are a big hit with travellers who appreciate the quality and choice of food.

Comfortable rooms

The bedrooms are cosy and comfortable and quite roomy. Guests also find them to be well cleaned and kept neat and tidy.

Negative Reviews

Can be dysfunctional when events are on

When large functions take over the building, the quality of guests' stays frequently suffers. Parking, which is usually quite limited in any case, becomes impossible, whilst the place becomes crowded and pretty noisy.

Staff lacking customer focus

Guests are far from being seduced by the charm and hospitality of the hotel's staff. They feel that they are pretty much disinterested and do very little to help or even acknowledge their presence. They think that they need to show more professionalism.

Maintenance problems

The facilities at the hotel do not seem to be well looked after and up to date. Plumbing appears to be a big issue, with guests complaining of leaking toilets and showers, whilst air-conditioning machines often malfunction. The TVs in the rooms are old and work poorly too, whilst Wi-Fi can be weak or impossible to connect to.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 105 reviews across the web
7.6 /10
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    7.4 /10
7.6 out of 10 based on 105 reviews