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KUCHING, Santubong 


Nature hospitality. complete comfort. a great escape


Selamat Datai!


Ready to start your journey of reconnecting back to nature at The Culvert?


Nestled in the dense flora and undergrowth of Santubong, Kuching, The Culvert Hotel Resort blends into its lush green environment like a faraway fantasy. Outfitted with eco-friendly room designs and an array of facilities offering adventure and relaxation, the boutique resort promises to take you on a cultural journey of Sarawak’s rainforests and rejuvenate your weary soul.

It all comes together at The Culvert Hotel Resort, as it is located in the centre of most popular sights and beach in Santubong. We present a modern spin on the Resort’s modern environment as well as appreciation for the nature.


From exotic adventures to nature walks, here at The Culvert Hotel Resort, we aim to please every type of guest. So whether you’re a tourist looking for an adventure, looking for an unconventional hotel in Kuching, a couple looking for a romantic vacation, or a local wanting a break from the busy city life, we will have something for you at The Culvert Hotel Resort Kuching, Santubong.



Opening its doors to guests in 2018, The Culvert lies on a stretch of secluded beach right next to one of Sarawak’s most iconic landmarks – Mount Santubong. Positioned as an eco-friendly resort and retreat in Kuching, The Culvert incorporates the beauty and serenity of its scenic surroundings through its unique design of standalone suites and rooms made from refurbished concrete culverts. The design helps preserve the wonders of our natural rainforest while placing our guests right in heart of nature.

Peace and comfort in the heart of rainforest

Famous for its lush rainforests and mountainous landscape, we at The Culvert want every guest to be able to fully experience the beauty of the Santubong area by offering group jungle trekking sessions with a local guide that will be sure to showcase some of the secrets of Santubong.

Resort's commitment to cleanliness

We take standards for hygiene and cleanliness very seriously and are taking safety precautions to ensure the safety of both our staffs and guests in the Resort during this pandemic crisis. Hence, guests are to strictly follow the Standard Operating Procedure (SOPs) from both State Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) and the Resort. The Resort will continue working to ensure that we meet the latest guidance on hygiene and cleaning throughout the Resort. 
The Culvert has taken extra safety precautions in accepting our guests for the wellbeing of both our staffs and guests. This is to ensure that everyone will feel safe and confident when travelling at The Culvert. These extra precautions include:
1. Only those who have completed two (2) doses of COVID vaccination are allowed to enter the Resort. Guests must also be classified as "Low Risk" or "Casual Contact" to enter and temperature must be under 37.5° degrees. 
2. Upon checking in, guests will be asked to show their Digital Certificate in their MySejahtera's Profile (for those without MySejahtera. vaccination card is accepted).
3. Kids under 12 years old must be accompanied by their parents who have already completed two (2) doses of COVID vaccination.
4. Wearing of face masks in public areas are mandatory.
5. Practicing of social distancing at all times.
6. Frequent hand wash is necessary.

Wonderful celebrations and successful events

Staffed with experienced local caterers and hoteliers, The Culvert isn’t just a retreat for guests to escape their busy lives for a moment, it is also a place for celebrations and events. With experienced chefs to personalise any menu and managers to supervise and handle details of an event, our staff promises to make any celebration or event at The Culvert a perfect one.

You will be glad to come here again

Whether you’re a solo adventurer looking for his next thrill, a weary city dweller looking for some escape or a couple keen on some romance, The Culvert is bound to have something for everyone. From scenic adventurers to relaxation and meditation, your stay with us is bound to be a memorable one.
Ngetu, Enjoy Life! We hope you enjoyed your stay with us!

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