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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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Room features
Air conditioning
Minibar
Refrigerator in room
Accessible rooms
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
Smoking rooms available
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Pros-Good location and good price. Huge rooms that comes with the holy Quran and prayer mat. Cons-Had to wait for more than an hour for check-in as rooms not ready when i came (check-in was supposed to be 3pm). No extra beds as all was on loan. Asked for blankets instead and
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Response from JIvanChin, General Manager at Thistle Johor Bahru
Responded 08 Jan 2019
Dear guest, Thank you for your feedback. We would like to apologize for the shortcomings that you have experienced. Meanwhile, we will continue to improve on our services to meet guest’s expectations and we sincerely hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind regards.
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Advertised check in time as 3pm. Arrived at 340pm, queue was quite long, taking at least 20 minutes per person to be processed, longer that checking in for flight!. A lot of unhappy people standing. Spend almost an hour queuing, when my turn is up, says that room not ready yet,
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Response from JIvanChin, General Manager at Thistle Johor Bahru
Responded 30 Dec 2018
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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We still enjoy our stay here at thistle jb, its been our place to stay everytime we're in jb. Still the same environment, nice people and good food. We truly enjoyed the food, especially the fried kuey teaw. As for the room, do request for the sea facing and higher floor for
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Response from JIvanChin, General Manager at Thistle Johor Bahru
Responded 30 Dec 2018
Dear guest, Thank you so much for this review. We are happy that you have enjoyed your stay with us and we sincerely appreciate you helping to share positive feedback with fellow travellers. Meanwhile, we shall look forward to welcome you back soon in the near future! Kind regards.
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Location of the Hotel most amenable, right in the city center, yet offers a quiet and peaceful atmosphere. The frontliners that we loved included Mr Taufiq (Front Desk), Mr Hafiq (F&B Service), Ms Amira (F&B Service), The Restaurant Manager during our Daily Breakfast, and of
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Response from JIvanChin, General Manager at Thistle Johor Bahru
Responded 26 Dec 2018
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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Booked this hotel for few weeks but the check in process was quite a lengthy following the long holiday of weekend and Christmas. The room is quite spacious and almost every facilities are provided from wardrobe, praying mat, mini bar, hair dryer, iron board etc. Internet is
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Response from JIvanChin, General Manager at Thistle Johor Bahru
Responded 26 Dec 2018
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 will continue to improve on certain areas to meet guest’s expectations. Meanwhile, we shall look forward 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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12345611
"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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