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Featured Hostels in Kuantan

Anani Villa
2 out of 5
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Situated in Janda Baik, this hostel is within 16 miles (25 km) of Happy Bee Farm & Insect World, Genting Skyway and Genting Strawberry Leisure Farm. Genting ...

4/5Very Good! (1 review)
Nice hotel only room size not telly with the price

"Overall is ok only the room size maybe little bit strange for more than 4 people tqcm"…"

Reviewed on Dec 29, 2017

Anani Villa
Tanah Aina Fahad - Hostel
The price is P6,753 per night

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 ...

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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
Xcape Resort at Taman Negara
2 out of 5
Lot 818, Kampung, Kuala Tahan, Pahang
The price is P1,693 per night

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 (102 reviews)
Basic but fine

"Just average all round. Lovely location and nice pool . Dormitories very basic and no food or service available."…"

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2019

Xcape Resort at Taman Negara
SPOT ON 89872 Kuantan Backpackers

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
Countryview Recreation Park & Resort

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 Sultan Mahmud Mosque. Raub ...

Countryview Recreation Park & Resort
GM Hotel Kuantan
2 out of 5
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The price is P910 per night

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 ...

3.2/5 (5 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
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OYO 44096 101 Resort & Spa
OYO 44096 101 Resort & Spa
2 out of 5
The price is P1,074 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (6 reviews)

"Nice and cool"…"

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2020

OYO 44096 101 Resort & Spa
Swiss-Belhotel Kuantan
Swiss-Belhotel Kuantan
3.5 out of 5
Jalan Tanjung Lumpur, Kuantan, Pahang
The price is P1,723 per night
4/5Very Good! (1 review)

"Pro: Room was big and clean. Single bed felt bigger than normal size. Sea view is beautiful. swimming pool look nice but unable to try it due to MCO. Con: Slow lift, room felt a bit hot even with aircond and fan"…"

Reviewed on May 20, 2020

Swiss-Belhotel Kuantan
Hyatt Regency Kuantan Resort
Hyatt Regency Kuantan Resort
5 out of 5
The price is P3,260 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (343 reviews)
Nice hotel

"The toilet seat had stains when we checked in. Had to park at gate 2 at night. No security guards and the it was quite dark there. Couldn’t on the tv in one of our rooms. Complained at 1pm, only at 5pm, they gave us another room. But beautiful place."…"

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2020

Hyatt Regency Kuantan Resort
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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?
If you’re in the market for a low-cost place to stay in Kuantan, one of its 7 hostels could be a great choice. 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. Anani Villa - Guests can enjoy free parking, an outdoor pool, and meeting rooms. You’ll find towels, free toiletries, and free bottled water in all rooms. GM Hotel Kuantan - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a 24-hour front desk, and air conditioning. Rooms come with showers and free bottled water. Kemaman Lodge & Cafe - Hostel - Property features include free WiFi, free parking, and 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 an outdoor pool. Rooms come with showers, free toiletries, and desks.
What's the seasonal weather like in Kuantan?
The weather can be a big factor 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. Average annual rainfall for Kuantan is 65 inches.
What is there to see and do in Kuantan?
In general, Kuantan is known for its seafood, rivers, and water parks. Get out into nature with places like Cherating Beach, Taman Negara National Park, and Endau-Rompin National Park. Cultural attractions include Heroes Museum and Sungai Lembing Museum. Locals like to shop at Mentakab Star Mall and Natural Batik Factory.
What's the best way to get around Kuantan?
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. An alternative is Kerteh (KTE), which is 50.7 mi (81.7 km) away.