Guesthouses, hotels and resorts
Kuala Terengganu has a reasonable selection of accommodation options, from the truly rustic to the backpacker friendly to quite comfortable midrange hotels.
Not for everyone, but we loved it3576 Kampong Duyong Besar, Kuala Terengganu
T: (017) 984 0337;
Opened in 1972, Awi's Yellow House is absolutely not for everyone, but we loved it. A rambling, very, very aged series of wooden houses on stilts over the mangroves, Awi's makes for a very relaxing ... Read the full review of Awi's Yellow House.Under 60 ringgit 1 vote Backpacker
A safe midrange option1640 Jalan Hiliran, Kuala Terengganu
T: (09) 623 6454; F: (09) 623 8344
If you're looking for a solid midrange hotel near the centre of town, Hotel Seri Malaysia, at the southern end of Jalan Kampung Cina, is a solid option. Easy walking distance to the best of ... Read the full review of Hotel Seri Malaysia.120 to 250 ringgit 1 vote Midrange
Good rooms, central location16 Jalan Kampung Daik, Kuala Terengganu
T: (09) 630 9909; F: (09) 630 9908
Citi Point has clean, well looked after rooms and a friendly, English-speaking staff at the front desk. Very centrally located, it's a five-minute walk to the bus station and five minutes' from ... Read the full review of Citi Point Hotel.
Downtown backpacker crashpad77A, Jalan Sultan Sulaiman, Kuala Terengganu
T: (09) 626 2020 ; F: (09) 626 2022
The backpacker pad in downtown Kuala Terengganu, Ping's has a bunch of rooms on the three storeys above the popular and same-named travel agent on the ground floor. Rooms are mostly with share ... Read the full review of Ping's Anchorage.Under 60 ringgit 1 vote Backpacker
Popular with groups548-E, Jalan Sultan Zainal Abidin, Kuala Terengganu
T: (09) 631 5555 ; F: (09) 631 6666
KT Beach Resort is set near the waterfront to the far north of town, convenient to pretty much nothing except the Ocean Restaurant across the alley. Nevertheless very popular, especially with groups, ... Read the full review of KT Beach Resort.
Out of the way location, reasonable rooms201, 1st Floor, Jalan Sultan Zainal Abidin, Kuala Terengganu
T: (09) 622 3666; F: (09) 623 2692
Well out of the way, we stumbled upon here after finding the nearby KT Beach Resort to be full. The oddity here are the deluxe rooms which have street views, but the windows have been boarded up save ... Read the full review of KT Travellers Inn.
Thoroughly mediocre28A Jalan Tok Lam, Kuala Terengganu
T: (09) 622 8888; F: (09) 623 8899
Just down from the YT Midtown, this is a poorer choice in just about every way, with the freight-like elevator setting the tone throughout. Rooms are dark and cramped, with the cheapest having no ... Read the full review of Alamanda Hotel.
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