Guesthouses, hotels and resorts
Accommodation options are convenient and plentiful in the area surrounding the central bus terminal and central market area. Most sightseeing venues are within walking distance or a relatively short bus journey as well as plenty of restaurants and modern specialty shops.
A more midrange optionLot 440-443 & 448-445 Jalan Hilir Kota, Kota Bharu
T: (09) 743 0008; F: (09) 744 3033?
Royal Guest House is smack dab in the middle of museums, plenty of eateries and key sights. For those with a few extra ringgit to spare, this non-pretentious accommodation option is a decent choice ... Read the full review of Royal Guest House.120 to 250 ringgit 1 vote Midrange
A good findLot A-05-01 Blok A, Pelangi Mall, section 9, Jalan Pasar Lama, Kota Bharu
T: (09) 747 7000; F: (09) 743 1177
Conveniently located to museums, a few local eateries and the central market area of Kota Bharu as well as the riverfront, Ridel Hotel is actually two hotels in one, with two separate entrances side ... Read the full review of Ridel Hotel.
Almost swanky124 Jalan Che Su, Kota Bharu
T: (09) 747 0888?; F: (09) 747 0088
Crystal Lodge could easily carry a higher price tag with its professional uniformed staff, grand lobby and reasonable amenities. Most of the rooms are spacious, but the single bed option rooms are a ... Read the full review of Crystal Lodge.
Bright and cleanLot 3761 Jalan Temenggong, Kota Bharu
T: (09) 744 7558; F: (09) 748 1558
Located next to the Kota Bharu City Clock Tower, it would be difficult not to be able to find your way back to the bright yellow Hotel Harmoni, which you'll find within walking distance of the ... Read the full review of Hotel Harmoni.
Good valueLot 1121 Jalan Doktor, Kota Bharu
T: (09) 741 8887; F: (09) 741 8889
Hotel Politan is located a couple of blocks away from the central bus terminal on rather heavily trafficked Jalan Doktor. Although still a convenient walking distance from traveller necessities, ... Read the full review of Hotel Politan.
Shabby chicFirst Floor, 39521,Jalan Padang Garong, Kota Bharu
T: (01) 9960 6734;
This little diamond in the rough has only seven rooms but the cosy ambiance and quiet backstreet location is perfect. Add the sunny top floor veranda and you have your own home-away-from home in Kota ... Read the full review of Cerana Guest House.Under 60 ringgit 1 vote Backpacker
Clean and efficient117-181 Jalan Padang Garong, Kota Bharu
T: (09) 744 7944; F: (09) 744 7955
Conveniently located within a short walk of the central bus station, the functional Sabrina Court Hotel has staid but fairly spacious rooms with attached baths, air-con, hot and cold water showers, ... Read the full review of Sabrina Court Hotel.
Backpacker favouriteNo 2981-1 Jalan Padang Garong (between Azam Hotel and Azam Photo), Kota Bharu
T: (01) 9945 6557;
Not much to look at from the adjoining street, but these folks have been in the business since 1995 and know how to meet your needs. Located a short walk from the central bus station, they have 50 ... Read the full review of KB Backpacker's Inn.Under 60 ringgit 1 vote Backpacker
Well worn comfort8/10 1872 A & B (Beside Azam Photo), Jalan Padang Garong, Kota Bharu
T: (09) 747 8800; F: (09) 747 0576
Azam Hotel is within walking distance of the Kota Bharu bus station on busy Jalan Padang Garong. The front desk staff are especially friendly and accommodating. Despite its older looking decor, ... Read the full review of Azam Hotel.
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