Looking for a cheap and comfortable place to stay without having to fork out more and save the extra dollars for shopping and exploring? Brunei has an abundance of hotels, home stays and hostels, each with their own unique experience. We’ve created a list of the best affordable hotels for your stay in Brunei – not ranked in any particular order.
A new addition to the Kiulap skyline, Higher Hotel as its name boasts is located on the higher ground of the bustling streets of Kiulap. Strategically placed in the business district between many shops and eateries, and 20 minutes walk from the heart of the capital, Higher Hotel offers big comfortable rooms with facilities such as a spa, pool and a gym. They also have a variation of rooms from dorm rooms to suites. The room rates are from BND50.00 and vary according to room types.
Located about 40 minutes’ drive from the Brunei International Airport, The Lanes Hotel is fairly new and for those who wish to spend a bit more time in the Tutong District. This hotel is conveniently located near a few restaurants and mini marts. The big comfortable rooms make it a pleasant experience for many, with the ‘Pantai Seri Kenangan’ beach being a 5-minute drive or 10-minute walk away making it the ideal location for a sunset picnic or walk by the shore. Room rates start from BND80.00 and vary according to room types.
Wafa Hotel and Apartment, Mata-Mata, Brunei-Muara District
If you’re traveling with kids, Wafa Hotel would be ideal to consider as they have facilities that will keep the young ones entertained. It sports a mini waterpark within its premises which is available to enter for free by hotel guests. It also has a pool, a gym and a spa for the older kids and adults. It is connected to Annajat Complex – a mall which offers a variety of restaurants, a supermarket and some shops to explore to find gifts for your loved ones, making it convenient for you to recharge from your day out.
Located about 5 minutes away from the Brunei International Airport and near the Hassanal Bolkiah National Stadium, Mulia Hotel offers big comfortable rooms with dining restaurants catering to different tastes, and with gym and pool facilities. The nearby Airport Mall and Times Square Shopping Complex is a 10-minute walk away, and both malls are every foodie’s dreams as it’s packed with a plethora of cuisines and dining options from Japanese, Chinese, Malay and Indonesian. There’s also a cinema locaed in the Times Square Shopping Complex and a bowling centre in the Airport Mall. Room rates start from BND100.00 and vary according to room types.
With its newly renovated and refurbished rooms, located 20 minutes away from the Brunei International Airport – Parkview has many facilities for all to enjoy, such as a spa and an outdoor swimming pool. Located strategically near the Jerudong Beach, Jerudong Park Playground, Royal Brunei Golf & Country Club, and Jerudong Park Equestrian Club, there is no limit to the many activities that you can do during your stay here, including seafood restaurants such as Seaworld Neptune Restaurant and Pondok Sari Wangi Seafood Restaurant nearby! Room rates start from BND80.00 and vary according to room types.