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Featured Hostels in Kuantan

Tanah Aina Fahad - Hostel
The price is P6,364 per night from 25 Nov to 26 Nov

Situated in Raub, this hostel is 12.4 mi (19.9 km) from Bukit Kasai and within 20 miles (32 km) of Bandar Benta Mosque and Raub Square. Raub District Mosque ...

Tanah Aina Fahad - Hostel
Xcape Resort at Taman Negara
2 out of 5
Lot 818, Kampung, Kuala Tahan, Pahang
The price is P1,178 per night from 25 Nov to 26 Nov

Situated in Kuala Tahan, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Taman Negara Tourist Information Center and Taman Negara National Park.

3.3/5 (104 reviews)

"Room was clean with decent bed. No telephone but that is okay. Food was great. Recommended."…"

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2020

Xcape Resort at Taman Negara
Countryview Recreation Park & Resort
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Situated in Kuala Lipis, this golf hostel is 2.2 mi (3.5 km) from Bandar Benta Mosque and within 20 miles (32 km) of Sungai Ceruh and Kuala Lipis District Forest ...

Countryview Recreation Park & Resort
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GM Hotel Kuantan
2 out of 5
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The price is P824 per night from 24 Dec to 25 Dec

Situated in Kuantan, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Heroes Museum and Darul Makmur Stadium. Wan Fo Tien Temple and Gelora Park are also within 3 miles ...

3.3/5 (7 reviews)

"i do not like for the service n this hotel may extra charged for the bedsheet when the bedsheet have a dirt"…"

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2020

GM Hotel Kuantan
SPOT ON 89872 Kuantan Backpackers
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Situated in Kuantan, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Darul Makmur Stadium and Heroes Museum. Wan Fo Tien Temple and Gelora Park are also within 3 miles ...

4/5Very Good! (1 review)

"Friendly staff, good & comfortable common area. The house is a bit 'lived" in some parts. Cleanliness not 100%, but considering the price ok."…"

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2020

SPOT ON 89872 Kuantan Backpackers
Kemaman Lodge & Cafe - Hostel
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Located in the heart of Chukai, this hostel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Bukit Geliga Ch' Akob and Central Point Kemaman Mall. Sultan Ahmad Mosque and Bukit Geliga ...

5/5Exceptional! (1 review)

"Very good service. This is my 3rd time staying there."…"

Reviewed on May 5, 2018

Kemaman Lodge & Cafe - Hostel
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Other property types in Kuantan

Hyatt Regency Kuantan Resort

Hyatt Regency Kuantan Resort

5 out of 5
The price is P3,111 per night from 25 Nov to 26 Nov
4.2/5Very Good! (385 reviews)

"My vacation was 4D3N and I would have to say this hotel has very committed staff. Although I wasn’t too thrilled that the cleaner didn’t clean the room while we were at the pool on the second day they did make it up on the third. Mini Bar was FOC, great thing...just enough throughout our stay! I ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2020

Hyatt Regency Kuantan Resort
Bilut Hills @ Bentong

Bilut Hills @ Bentong

3 out of 5
The price is P4,242 per night from 25 Nov to 26 Nov
4.3/5Excellent! (10 reviews)
Good place for family holiday

"The Management of the Resort is very well organized. They have arranged everything prior our arrival. It begins from the entrance guardhouse giving our car number plate so that we could enter smoothly. On arrival at the resort, the staff briefed us of all activities that we could enjoy there. Overall, ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2020

Bilut Hills @ Bentong
Hotel Sentral Kuantan

Hotel Sentral Kuantan

3 out of 5
The price is P1,160 per night from 29 Nov to 30 Nov
3.7/5Good! (276 reviews)

"The service is average. There were no complimentary bottle water on weekdays."…"

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2020

Hotel Sentral Kuantan
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What Is a Hostel?

If you're searching for a low-cost place to stay in Kuantan, one of the 6 hostels here could be a great choice for you. These dorm-style accommodation options come in quite a few different forms, but all of them have a few things in common:

  • Budget-friendly prices
  • A social setting
  • Shared rooms (though many hostels also have private rooms)

By choosing a hostel in Kuantan, you can cut your spending on lodging and save more of your trip funds for exploring during your stay. The river views create an appealing natural setting, and you can enjoy attractions like the water park.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Kuantan?

The weather can be important when you're experiencing new places, so here are some stats that might be helpful:

  • The hottest months are typically April and August, while February and March are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 33° C and night-time temperatures average 23° C
  • April-June: 33° C is the daytime average and 24° C is the night-time average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 33° C and night-time averages are around 24° C
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 33° C during the day and 24° C at night
  • Average rainfall is 60 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Kuantan?

Depending on what you're interested in, you might appreciate these places:

Natural Features
  • Gelora Park
  • Sungai Pandan Waterfall
  • Sungai Lembing Mines
Cultural Attractions
  • Heroes Museum
  • Sungai Lembing Museum
Additional Attractions
  • Darulmakmur Stadium
  • Wan Fo Tien Temple
  • Taman Teruntum Mini Zoo

In general, Kuantan is known for its:

  • Seafood
  • Riverfront
  • Water parks
  • Windsurfing
  • Kitesurfing

How to Get to Kuantan and Around the Area

You can find the closest airport in Kuantan (KUA-Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah), 8.8 mi (14.2 km) away from the city centre. Another option is Kerteh (KTE), situated 50.7 mi (81.7 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Kuantan?
Hostels are a great way to stay for a good value, so you can save your budget for fun things to do. The river views create an appealing natural setting, and you can enjoy attractions like the water park.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look exactly the same, but these dorm-style accommodations all feature shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too), budget-friendly prices, and a social setting.
What are the best hostels in Kuantan?
Ready to book a hostel in town? These options get the highest reviews from our travelers and could be a good place to start looking: Tanah Aina Fahad - Hostel - Property features include free parking, a shared/communal kitchen, and an arcade/game room. You’ll find showers and free toiletries in all rooms. SPOT ON 89872 Kuantan Backpackers - You can take advantage of free WiFi and multilingual staff, as well as air conditioning. Rooms come with towels, showers, and free toiletries. Kemaman Lodge & Cafe - Hostel - You can take advantage of free WiFi and free parking, as well as a shared/communal kitchen. You’ll find showers, free toiletries, and desks in all rooms. Xcape Resort at Taman Negara - Located within a 5-minute walk of Taman Negara National Park. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and a restaurant. You’ll find showers, free toiletries, and desks in all rooms. GM Hotel Kuantan - You can take advantage of free WiFi and a 24-hour front desk, as well as air conditioning. Rooms come with showers and free bottled water.
How many hostels will I be able to find in Kuantan?
If you’re hoping to find somewhere affordable to stay in Kuantan, one of Expedia’s 6 hostels could be a great choice for you.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Kuantan?
Good weather’s always better when you’re experiencing new places, so here’s some information that may be helpful: The hottest months are usually April and May with an average temp of 84°F, while the coldest months are February and January with an average of 82°F. The snowiest months in Kuantan are January, June, April, and October, with each month seeing an average of 97 inches of snowfall.
What is there to see and do in Kuantan?
Depending on what interests you, you might enjoy these things around Kuantan. Get out into nature with places like Cherating Beach, Lake Chini, and Kuala Gandah Elephant Sanctuary. Cultural attractions include Heroes Museum and Sungai Lembing Museum. Visit landmarks like Kuan Ti Kong Chinese Temple.
What's the best way to get to and around Kuantan while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in and around Kuantan on hand to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the nearest airport, which is Kuantan (KUA-Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah), located 8.8 mi (14.2 km) away.