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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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52Q+A
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Stayed in an Executive City View King Room from 22/12/18 to 23/12/18. Definitely not 5 star standard Pros - Executive lounge has a good view and breakfast was great. Good service from chef and waitress on duty - Gym is well maintained Cons - Room was absolutely terrible. 3
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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 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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We specifically booked the renovated, sea-facing room from Agoda but when we arrived at front desk receptionist told us that it was based on request. We’ve previously stayed in their old room which was very dark and dingy. That’s why we insisted on having a renovated room. After
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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 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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Stayed in 1712 for my first night and then 1219 and 1220 on my 2nd and 3rd night. The rooms on 12th floor are more refreshed and updated compared to the 17th floor. 17th floor felt quite deserted, musty and warm compared to the other floors but it was good to have our own
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Response from JIvanChin, General Manager at Thistle Johor Bahru
Responded 23 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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Everything abt thistle is the best. I had the best staycation ever. The view 👍🏻 The king size bed 😻😻 the coziness, the bathroom 😻. Overall thistle worth money we spend. The place is so near to ikan bakar tiptop.
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Response from JIvanChin, General Manager at Thistle Johor Bahru
Responded 23 Dec 2018
Dear guest, Thank you so much for this great 5-star 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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we like thistle coz of more fasilities, good location, nice place of view, good services, nice food, very friendly staff, good safety and security. very good and excellent hotel. many type of room we can choose.
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Response from JIvanChin, General Manager at Thistle Johor Bahru
Responded 16 Dec 2018
Dear guest, Thank you so much for this great 5-star 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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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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