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Hotels in Petra Jaya

Kuching City Center, Kuching · 31 hotels available

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LOBBY Place2Stay @ Metrocity

Place2Stay @ Metrocity

Kuching Town Land District, Jalan Matang, Kuching City Center, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, 93050

8.5 / 10

Very Good

LOBBY SS Homestay SL3

SS Homestay SL3

Medan Hamizan, Jalan Tun Datuk Patinggi Haji Abdul Rahman Yakub, Kuching City Center, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, 93050

EXTERIOR_BUILDING Homestay Sumber Alam @ Kuching Family Homestay

Homestay Sumber Alam @ Kuching Family Homestay

4685, Lorong Sumber Alam 9, Taman Sumber Alam Santuary, Kuching City Center, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, 93050

LOBBY Cottage Heliconia Dania @ Rom Orchid Garden

Cottage Heliconia Dania @ Rom Orchid Garden

333A, Lorong 5, Jalan Siol Kandis, Kuching City Center, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, 93050

LOBBY Homestay Hijrah @ Kuching Family Homestay

Homestay Hijrah @ Kuching Family Homestay

No 6, Lot 1961, Jalan Simpor, Taman Hijrah, 93050 Petra Jaya, Kuching City Center, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, 93050

EXTERIOR_BUILDING Al-Firdaus Homestay at Petrajaya

Al-Firdaus Homestay at Petrajaya

18, Lorong Camar 1C, Taman Petronesa, Jalan Depo, Petrajaya, Kuching City Center, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, 93050

LOBBY Homestay Budget Petrajaya Umi 2

Homestay Budget Petrajaya Umi 2

Lot 2458, Lorong C, Kampung Tunku, Jln Istana Fasa 2, Petrajaya , Kuching City Center, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, 93050

EXTERIOR_BUILDING Homestay Budget Petrajaya Umi 1

Homestay Budget Petrajaya Umi 1

Lot 2458, Lorong C, Kampung Tunku, Jalan Istana Fasa 2, Petra Jaya, Kuching City Center, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, 93050

Others Muhammad Guesthouse 3

Muhammad Guesthouse 3

No. 17, Lorong Taman Sri Perkasa 3E, Jalan Matang, Kuching City Center, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, 93050

LOBBY Muhammad Guesthouse 1

Muhammad Guesthouse 1

No 17, Lorong Taman Sri Perkasa 3E, Jalan Matang, Kuching City Center, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, 93050

Muhammad Guesthouse 4

No. 17, Lorong Taman Sri Perkasa 3E, Jalan Matang, Kuching City Center, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, 93050

LOBBY Muhammad Guesthouse 5

Muhammad Guesthouse 5

No. 17, Lorong Taman Sri Perkasa 3E, Jalan Matang, Kuching City Center, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, 93050

LOBBY Cottage - Kenanga Julia @ Rom Orchid Garden

Cottage - Kenanga Julia @ Rom Orchid Garden

333A, Lorong 5, Jalan Siol Kandis, Kuching City Center, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, 93050

LOBBY Butterfly Cottage Homestay

Butterfly Cottage Homestay

No. 33, Taman Soleen, Jalan Merdeka, Kuching City Center, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, 93050

EXTERIOR_BUILDING Muezza Homestay Kuching

Muezza Homestay Kuching

No. 15, Lot 5324, Taman Srijaya, Depolink, Kuching City Center, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, 93050

LOBBY Melor Kampong House/Melor-Downstairs @ Rom Orchid Garden

Melor Kampong House/Melor-Downstairs @ Rom Orchid Garden

333A, Lorong 5, Jalan Siol Kandis, Kuching City Center, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, 93050

LOBBY Cottage - Cempaka Baizura @ Rom Orchid Garden

Cottage - Cempaka Baizura @ Rom Orchid Garden

333A, Lorong 5, Jalan Siol Kandis, Kuching City Center, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, 93050

The Home - Affordable Guesthouse (Muslim Only)

23, Taman Kosandra, Jalan Matang off Depo Link, Kuching City Center, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, 93050

LOBBY Bungalow - Orchid Mariam @ Rom Orchid Garden

Bungalow - Orchid Mariam @ Rom Orchid Garden

333A, Lorong 5, Jalan Siol Kandis , Kuching City Center, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, 93050

LOBBY Melor Kampong house /Melor upstairs @ Rom Orchid Garden

Melor Kampong house /Melor upstairs @ Rom Orchid Garden

333A, Lorong 5, Jalan Siol Kandis, Kuching City Center, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, 93050

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About

Named after sixth Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Tuanku Yahya Petra of Kelantan (1975-1979), Petra Jaya is a residential area under the administrative jurisdiction of Dewan Bandaraya Kuching Utara (DBKU). Known as the most developed area in Kuching City, land in the area is generally flat with several hilly areas. Even so, there are a few commercial development in Petra Jaya with only small scale industries present.

Petra Jaya was formerly known as Matang. It was founded back in 1970s, where the residential areas were villages near the riverbank of Sarawak River. Those days, Satok was the only area accessible in Petra Jaya. Satok suspension bridge, ferry and sampan were the only means of connection. In 1975, development in that area was further accelerated by the construction of new road networks as well as Datuk Patinggi Tun Abdul Rahman Yaakub Bridge, or is better known as Satok Bridge today.

Locals in Petra Jaya basically speak Bahasa Melayu Melayu and since Chinese is the second largest population in this area, most of them also speak Chinese language. Almost all resident are able to speak English.

How to Get There

If you are travelling from Kuala Lumpur, your need to fly to Kuching first. From Kuching International Airport, take a taxi that will take your straight to Petra Jaya..

Tourist Attractions

Kuching Cat Museum

Founded in 1993, this cat museum is owned and managed by Kuching North City Hall (DBKU). There are countless exhibitions that is related to cat be it articles, paintings, posters, toys and figurines. It is opened for visitors daily from 9 am to 5 pm with free admission.

The Astana

The palace is the official resident of the Governor of Sarawak, Yang Dipertua Negeri Sarawak. Built in 1870 by Charles Brooke, the palace is not usually opened to the public. However, visitors get to explore its beautifully landscaped gardens, which can be reached by a boat ride across the Sarawak River.

Sarawak State Museum

This is the oldest museum in Borneo. Opened in 1891, the establishment of this museum was encouraged by the English naturalist back then, Alfred Russel Wallace. It houses and displays local indigenous arts and crafts, and collections of natural history of Sarawak.

To benefit the most of your trip, it is recommended to visit Kuching during hot season which is from March to October every year. Wear cotton clothes and do not forget to drink plenty of water to prevent dehydration. Monsoon season is between November to February. However, the monsoon does not hinder too much of the tourists' activities unless if you are planning to do sea-related acitivites.

Hotels

Al-Firdaus Homestay at Petra Jaya

Offering a cosy and convenient stay in Petra Jaya, Al-Firdaus Homestay is nothing short of a perfect accomodation situated near many attractions. Fully air conditioned, the 3 bedrooms house is equipped with excellent amenities to ensure a memorable stay.

Cottage - Kemboja Syaza @ Rom Orchid Garden

Surrounded with lush greenery, the cottage is located conveniently at Jalan Siol Kandis, Kuching. It is an ideal base for those wishing to further explore the uniqueness that the city has to offer. You will get to enjoy complimentary Wifi and air conditioned room during your stay here.

Homestay Hijrah @ Kuching Family Homestay

Homestay Hijrah is an absolute pick if you are planning to stay in Petra Jaya. Located at Taman Hijrah in Petra Jaya, this cosy place is spacious enough to accomodate the whole family under one roof. Click here to get the best deal at Homestay Hijrah.