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Thistle Johor Bahru

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Thistle Johor Bahru has 381 well-appointed rooms and suites with breath taking view of the Straits of Johor or the city’s skyline. This splendid property is strategically located within easy access to the city’s business hub, commercial centres and shopping sensations. The Senai and Changi International Airport is about 40-minute and 90-minute drive away respectively. Johor Premium Outlets and theme parks are about 40-minute drive away. Appetizing eats are featured from alluring ala carte specials, sumptuous dinner and hi-tea buffets to indulging in a romantic candlelight dinner with someone special. The Hotel's ballroom can cater for up to 1,000 guests in theatre-style seating and 600 guests for sit-down dinner including weddings. Guests’ facilities include complimentary WIFI, an outdoor pool with relaxing garden view, Executive Lounge, valet, laundry & dry-cleaning service, gym and pre-scheduled shuttle to selective shopping centres.
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Property amenities
Pool
Room service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Spa
Airport transportation
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
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Air conditioning
Minibar
Refrigerator in room
Accessible rooms
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
Smoking rooms available
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Stayed one night, checked out today (6 Feb). Ok for staycation but will probably not stay more than one night. Room was ok, got the sea view. I thought the bed was a king bed, but it was 2 singles joined which was ok for us. Do agree with some reviews here that the room needs
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Response from JIvanChin, General Manager at Thistle Johor Bahru
Responded 10 Feb 2019
Dear guest, Thank you for your recent stay with us. We regret to learn of the shortfalls that you have experienced and we will continue to improve on our services to meet guest’s expectations. Once again, I do sincerely apologize for any inconveniences caused and hope you will give us another opportunity to serve you again in the near future. Kind regards.
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Room worn out. Mouldy toilet. Slow reception, check in slow. Hotel far frm food and shops. Brekfast was ok but slow stock up of plates. If eant to chill in rm, not a gd hotel. Try other jb hotel near citysquare
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Response from JIvanChin, General Manager at Thistle Johor Bahru
Responded 10 Feb 2019
Dear guest, Thank you for your recent stay with us. We regret to learn of the shortfalls that you have experienced and we will continue to improve on our services to meet guest’s expectations. Once again, I do sincerely apologize for any inconveniences caused and hope you will give us another opportunity to serve you again in the near future. Kind regards.
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Went there to celebrate our anniversary at oasis . So we booked for 2 nights. Checked in at 3.30pm. We got old room in level 2. Dirty carpet, old broken furniture, no iron, air condition not functioning well, phone not provided in the room to lodge complain. On the way to pool,
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Response from JIvanChin, General Manager at Thistle Johor Bahru
Responded 10 Feb 2019
Dear guest, Thank you for your recent stay with us. We regret to learn of your disappointment and will continue to improve on our services to meet guest’s expectations. It is always our highest priority to ensure that our guests leave the hotel happy and satisfied at all times. Once again, I do sincerely apologize for the inconveniences caused and hope you will give us another opportunity to serve you again in the near future. Kind regards.
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Hotel is a real dissapointment as its not well maintained : - room is hot despite having the aircond on for few hours - carpet has stains - windows are dusty - behind the cupboard are full of dust (near the telephone)
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Response from JIvanChin, General Manager at Thistle Johor Bahru
Responded 10 Feb 2019
Dear guest, Thank you for your recent stay with us. We regret to learn of your disappointment and will continue to improve on our services to meet guest’s expectations. It is always our highest priority to ensure that our guests leave the hotel happy and satisfied at all times. Once again, I do sincerely apologize for the inconveniences caused and hope you will give us another opportunity to serve you again in the near future. Kind regards.
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The room needs updating. Toilet are leaking, bath tub also leaks. Shower curtain was mouldy. Urghhhh... certainly unacceptable for this kind of hotel! Buffet breakfast was good. Many choices and good coffee. Staff are also friendly and helpful.
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Response from JIvanChin, General Manager at Thistle Johor Bahru
Responded 10 Feb 2019
Dear guest, Thank you for your recent stay with us. We regret to learn of your disappointment and will continue to improve on our services to meet guest’s expectations. It is always our highest priority to ensure that our guests leave the hotel happy and satisfied at all times. Once again, I do sincerely apologize for the inconveniences caused and hope you will give us another opportunity to serve you again in the near future. Kind regards.
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The King Apartment with Terrace at the Thistle Johor Bahru
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The King Apartment at the Thistle Johor Bahru
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The Executive Straits View King Room at the Thistle Johor Bahru
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The Executive City View King Room at the Thistle Johor Bahru
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The Double Twin Deluxe Room with Sea View at the Thistle Johor Bahru
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Why is the super single sea view room leaky!?
Most of the hotel serves Sahur & iftar should they have room service or f&b outlets Yes they do serve it.daily
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Hello, does anyone know which rooms has a bathtub included?
Rooms here mostly have bathtubs.
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The Nearest Pasar Malam is in Nong Chik, about 2km from the hotel (every Saturday)
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"choose room with seaview"
"7th floor middle room"
"Ask for Seaview Rooms on level 9. And make sure it is cleaned before you actually Check In."
"get room facing the johor straits for nicer view"
"Get a sea view room. Otherwise don't even bother with this hotel"
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PRICE RANGE
US$54 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
thistle johor bahru hotel johor bahru
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Hyatt Regency
LOCATION
MalaysiaJohorJohor Bahru DistrictJohor Bahru
NUMBER OF ROOMS
381
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