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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 spend two night here and I must say everything was excellent. The location of the hotel was quite close to my destination as well it is close to Singapore. As for the room, it was excellent and surprisingly comfortable. The room was spectacular and very clean and cozy.
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Stayed there for 1 night with complimentary voucher received for stay at Deluxe room. Checked was slow but i guest she must be new as could see her hesitation on the face feature. After got our room, it was huge and a corner room with huge balcony, as I was travelling with a 3
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Response from JIvanChin, General Manager at Thistle Johor Bahru
Responded 6 days ago
Dear guest, Thank you very much for your precious comments. We would like to thank you for taking the time to give us feedback regards to your recent stay 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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Alhamdulillah I am very happy with the excellent food that served for my sahur for the past 2 mornings. The front desk staff was very helpful and also the concierge was superb. Hope to be there again in nea future. Best Regard Dato Roslan
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Response from JIvanChin, General Manager at Thistle Johor Bahru
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Dato' Roslan, 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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This was my first time staying with this hotel and I've been contemplating a lot prior to the booking due to some bad reviews. Initially I booked through booking.com however after checking with the hotel, it was much more cheaper to book direct through the hotel (I'm using
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Response from JIvanChin, General Manager at Thistle Johor Bahru
Responded 1 week ago
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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This is my second stay in Thistle. With each stay, things are getting down hill. The staff and the receptionist at the hotel are very good and polite, so kudos for that. Even the location of the hotel gives it a plus. However, the rooms are old, and the air cond is not working
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Response from JIvanChin, General Manager at Thistle Johor Bahru
Responded 1 week ago
Dear guest, Thank you for your feedback. We would like to apologize for the shortcomings that you have experienced. Meanwhile, kindly note that room refurbishment is ongoing and we will continue to improve on our services to meet guest’s expectations. We hope you will give us another opportunity to serve you and we sincerely hope to welcome you back 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$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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