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Pullman Kuching
4.5 out of 5
3.4 km from Cat Museum
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Rs4,531
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10 Apr-11 Apr
4.1/5Very Good! (880 reviews)

"Pleasant overnight stay"…"

Reviewed on 2 Mar 2020

Pullman Kuching
Hilton Kuching
4 out of 5
3.2 km from Cat Museum
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Rs4,179
per night
21 Apr-22 Apr
4.1/5Very Good! (553 reviews)
Dependable as always

"Great location, nice room and good service"…"

Reviewed on 2 Jan 2020

Hilton Kuching
Imperial Riverbank Hotel Kuching
3 out of 5
3.1 km from Cat Museum
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Rs2,448
per night
16 Apr-17 Apr
4.4/5Excellent! (324 reviews)

"Great staff Steve went out of his way to make my trip enjoyable happened to be here when the travel restrictions were put in place and staff was very helpful in explaining what was going on"…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar 2020

Imperial Riverbank Hotel Kuching
Jazepuri
2.5 out of 5
2.4 km from Cat Museum
Rs1,203
per night
12 Apr-13 Apr
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)

"All the comforts of home. The place was so clean and the bed was so comfortable. Good eating places nearby. The city was nearby. Just a 50 sen trip by boat across the river Love to stay there again. ."…"

Reviewed on 22 Jan 2020

Jazepuri
The Waterfront Hotel
4 out of 5
3.1 km from Cat Museum
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Rs5,537
per night
23 Apr-24 Apr
4.4/5Excellent! (408 reviews)

"Great location. Staff was very helpful. Wonderful view from the pool."…"

Reviewed on 7 Feb 2020

The Waterfront Hotel
Tune Hotel - Waterfront Kuching
2.5 out of 5
3.2 km from Cat Museum
Free cancellation
Rs1,554
per night
16 Apr-17 Apr
3.6/5Good! (267 reviews)

"everything fine"…"

Reviewed on 22 Feb 2020

Tune Hotel - Waterfront Kuching
Dormani Hotel Kuching
3 out of 5
2.8 km from Cat Museum
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4/5Very Good! (1 review)
Not bad

"Close neighbouring area aren't attractive at all but it is very close to Masjid Kuching. very convenient for muslims. Kuching Waterfront and a shopping mall are at walking distance. Room was comfortable enough for stay with fox movie channel to entertain you. breakfast variety not that much but they ..."…"

Reviewed on 11 Apr 2019

Dormani Hotel Kuching
Puteri Wing, Riverside Majestic Hotel
4 out of 5
3.1 km from Cat Museum
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Rs3,805
per night
29 Apr-30 Apr
4/5Very Good! (736 reviews)

"Adequate, friendly staff. Rooms a bit tired but overall was fine. Good value at the rate I paid."…"

Reviewed on 27 Feb 2020

Puteri Wing, Riverside Majestic Hotel
Grand Margherita Hotel
4 out of 5
3.1 km from Cat Museum
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Rs4,301
per night
29 Apr-30 Apr
4.1/5Very Good! (681 reviews)

"Pro - Facilities and location Con- shower head leaking and water very low pressure"…"

Reviewed on 1 Jan 2020

Grand Margherita Hotel
Loft Waterfront Hostel
2 out of 5
3.1 km from Cat Museum
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4/5Very Good! (5 reviews)
We'll definitely be staying here again

"I massively loved this place. The location is unparalleled, the place very nicely designed, the person running the place is super helpful."…"

Reviewed on 3 May 2019

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Hotels near the Cat Museum

The first cat museum in the world is located in Petra Jaya, a suburb of the Malaysian city of Kuching. It is a predominantly residential area that sits on the north side of the Sarawak River, though there are a number of attractions here, making it a pleasant area to stay in while visiting the city.

The Cat Museum was founded in 1993 and is owned by the Kuching North City Hall (DBKU). It sits on Bukit Siol around 60 metres above sea level and takes up an area of 1,035 square metres. There are over 4,000 artefacts in the museum that are related to cats and these are spread out over four galleries.

Address and contact:

Kuching North City Hall, Petra Jaya, tel: (60) 8 244 6688

Opening times and fees:

Daily, 09:00 – 17:00: foreigners: free admission and aroundSG$1 to bring in a camera

Where to stay

There are no hotels near the Cat Museum itself, with the closest accommodation being located in Kuching City Centre along the banks of the Sarawak River. There are quite a few things to see close to the museum, including: The Astana, Stadium Sarawak, DBKU Orchid Garden, Fort Margherita and the Sarawak State Library. If visitors head across the river into Kuching they can visit the Sarawak Museum and Kuching City Mosque.

There are quite a few accommodation options on the south side of the river that are appealing to all budgets, from one-star hostels to the lavish Pullman Kuching. In fact, the entire riverfront area is dotted with accommodation and is the most popular area for travellers to stay in.

Most of the hotels near the Cat Museum are two- and three-star guesthouses and inns, though there are a few more luxurious properties nearby, including the Hilton Kuching and Riverside Majestic Hotel. Nearly all of these properties have air-conditioned guest rooms and high-speed internet service in public areas and in the rooms. Some also have a swimming pool, fitness facilities, business services and a restaurant onsite. Many of these properties also offer free parking, which is a plus for visiting the Cat Museum, as it is hard to access by public transportation.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Cat Museum?
Cat Museum is located in culturally rich area of Kuching known for its stunning river views and major shopping area. You’ll find 150 hotels and other accommodations within a few miles for a convenient home base.
Where is the best place to stay near Cat Museum?
Pullman Kuching is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data, and this 4.5-star hotel offers a full-service spa and 2 restaurants. It’s located 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from Cat Museum. Other good options within 5 miles include Hilton Kuching and Imperial Riverbank Hotel Kuching.
What can I see and do near Cat Museum?
Chinese History Museum, Sarawak Museum and Sarawak Timber Museum feature a variety of fascinating exhibits to see while you’re in town. While you’re exploring, swing by Masjid Jamek, Fort Margherita and Tua Pek Kong to learn a bit about the area. Create some family memories at Golden Anniversary Bridge and Sultan Iskandar Planetarium.

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