Kuching Waterfront Lodge
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- Airport Transportation
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Non-smoking rooms
- Free High-Speed Internet
- High-speed internet in room (surcharge)
TravelPod Member ReviewsKuching Waterfront Lodge
The Waterfront Lodge is a very nice and clean hostel. It is very good located and it has a very good free WIFI.
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Travel Blogs from Kuching
... and along the river, which will take another 2 1/2 hours to the tribe. The long boat ride was an experience. Just after we got into the boats we rode into the storm clouds, although travelling along the river was a really cool experience we could hardly see a thing with rain pelting at us. We even had our sunglasses on just to stop the rain hitting or eyes. ...
... did me plenty of time. If I ever did BNP again, I would definitely stay at the lodges that they have and enjoy Bako's beauty for longer.
My last day, I had decided to visit the caves but when I got there they were closed. I would suggest ringing to make sure they will be open. I got bus number 2 at 6.50am and it took one hour to get to Bau.
From there, I had to wait a little while before bus number 3 arrived. This takes ...
... Small mammal and as you can guess by it's name is very slow an it has massive eyes, much like a Tarsier. The ranger had only seen two in two years of being a guide! Lucky! And also two tarantulas!
The next day we just sat around watching the funny proboscis monkeys before we got the bumpy boat back round the coast. An amazing few days in Bako and one of the cheapest national parks to visit with some amazing wildlife to see. Definitely recommend it!
... seen them on two of the trips. They are highly intelligent, solitary creatures. Unlike monkeys in these parts, who just sleep on the branches, orangutangs make nest. But, they actually make a new nest every day. Probably linked to the degree to which they roam the territory to get enough food.
I had a scare to start the visit. It is so hot and humid here, and air conditioning in hotels (and elsewhere) is so cold, when I take the camera outside it fogs up. They say to leave it in ...
If this is what the rest of Borneo is like, Im gonna LOVE this place!
The people here are unbelievably friendly - I seem to talk to people non-stop and everyone has a friendly greeting to share, as well as their food, life stories and matchmaking proposals (including the laundry lady wanting me to go to dinner with her security guard). Awkward moments :). The tourist crowd here is also a whole lot friendly. It might surprise you how many tourists ...