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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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If you're looking for a happy holiday strongly suggest you to avoid this hotel! The room is totally different with the pictures. It's old, dark, smelly room! Book a deluxe king suite room with sea view with the similar price compare with double tree by Hilton but the room is so
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Response from JIvanChin, General Manager at Thistle Johor Bahru
Responded 28 Jan 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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I would love to compliment outstanding 5 staff Ms. Atul, Ms. Aidah, Chef Kadir, Ms. Wani and Chef Hisyam in Thistle Hotel, JB on 17-21 Jan 2019 who had done a great job to make everything went smooth for me. I was grateful to them as it was an important task and first time for
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Response from JIvanChin, General Manager at Thistle Johor Bahru
Responded 28 Jan 2019
Dear guest, Thank you very much for your precious comments. We would like to thank you for taking the time to give us feedback regarding your recent event at Thistle Johor Bahru. We appreciate your positive comments, associates’ compliments and recognition as it is a great motivating force for us to keep up with the service. We sincerely hope to serve you again the next time you travel back to our vibrant city! Kind regards.
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Thistle is not watertight!!!!! When we got back to the hotel room at 9:00pm, we found the bed soaked, floor drenched, and wall dripping! To make things worse, the replacement room was extremely dirty. And the hot water supply was to be turned off at 10:00pm! Who's heard of such
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Response from JIvanChin, General Manager at Thistle Johor Bahru
Responded 28 Jan 2019
Dear guest, Thank you for your recent stay with us. We regret to learn of the shortfalls that you have experienced and we sincerely apologize for the inconveniences caused. Meanwhile, we will continue to improve on our services to meet guest’s expectations and we hope you will give us another opportunity to serve you again in the near future. Please keep in contact with us should you require any further assistance. Kind regards.
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Stayed here couple of times. Bed was comfortable. Bfast selection average but its all ok. Definitely would come here again with my family. Aside from Double tree and Trove hotel, this is one of my choice for trip to JB.
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Response from JIvanChin, General Manager at Thistle Johor Bahru
Responded 17 Jan 2019
Dear guest, Thank you for choosing us as your preferred hotel and we are glad that you have enjoyed your stay. Your positive comments are much appreciated and we shall look forward to welcome you back soon. Kind regards.
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Stayed in this hotel from 2-6 January this year. It was formerly known as Hyatt Hotel. Rooms are well furnished and appointed. Ambience is good and the surroundings is rustic. Coffee house offers nice light food and delicious buffet spread. Room rates are alright and food prices
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Response from JIvanChin, General Manager at Thistle Johor Bahru
Responded 08 Jan 2019
Dear guest, Thank you for staying with us. We appreciate your positive comments about our Hotel and we hope to welcome you back soon. 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$103 (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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