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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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We go to JB very often for golf, food and shopping. Unfortunately, for the longest time, there wasnt a really good hotel. The old Hyatt Regency was the best bet but it was very dated. Now that Thistle has opened, we are happy. It is newly renovated, pricing is reasonable and
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my friend and me only stay there for one day only , i received very good services and i m very satisfied. The stuff there are all very friendly and effective. I m sure I ll visit there again . However, it is quite far away from the shops, and it is on top of a small hill. It is
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Overall an excellent place to stay if in JB for any reason, and the type of inclusive hotel that can be a great getaway for locals/Singaporeans looking for enough variety and options under one roof to enjoy without having to stray into the city (which is only a 7-10 minute taxi
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Stayed at the Thistle for one night recently. As you would know, it is a revamped property of the former Hyatt. Done up quite nicely. Nice and bright. Otherwise, the layout remains the same. Some old items like the sink in the bathroom, etc are of the old property although one
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We stayed Thistle with small children who enjoyed the pool. The worst thing we had experienced is the water supply which was cut for the night of the arrival after long hours of flight and a few hours cut on the second day. It was due to the repair they said. But after that we
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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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