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Hotel Description

A luxury stay in the heart of Johor Bahru awaits you at Thistle Johor Bahru. Within a 20-minute stroll, you'll find Sultan Abu Bakar State Mosque and Johor Zoo. Highlights at this hotel include 2 restaurants, an outdoor swimming pool and free self parking.

LCD TVs with satellite channels are featured in all 382 rooms, and you can enjoy free WiFi, coffee/tea makers and free newspapers. Minibars provide refreshments, and 24-hour room service makes dining in an option. Nice touches to enhance your stay include slippers and free toiletries, while down comforters invite a good night's rest. Free bottled water, safes and hairdryers are also available.

The restaurant, Glass, is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. For a drink, you can stop by the hotel's own bar/lounge. Enjoy the fitness centre and kids' swimming pool as well as access to aerobics classes and yoga classes. Business travellers can take advantage of a conference centre, a meeting room and a business centre. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. Each morning buffet breakfast is served between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM. There's also valet parking, along with the convenience of a free shopping centre shuttle.

With a stay at this 4.5-star Central District hotel, you'll be 2.8 km (1.8 mi) from Johor Bahru Old Chinese Temple and 3 km (1.9 mi) from Sultan Ibrahim Building.

Deluxe Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$81* Per night/room 20 Nov. - 21 Nov.

Deluxe Seaview King Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Suite 1 King Bed & 1 Single Extra Bed only (2 Adult +2 Children)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Executive Seaview Twin Room

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Executive Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe King Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Reviews from Trip Advisor

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62.0% of guests recommend out of 1568 reviews

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Renovations + Closures

The following facilities are closed until further notice:

  • Bar/Lounge

Property Features

Thistle Johor Bahru offers its guests an outdoor pool, a fitness centre, and a kids' pool. There are 2 restaurants on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. Business amenities include a business centre, a limo/town car service, and a meeting room. A terrace, tour or ticket assistance, and gift shops/news stands are also featured at the luxury Thistle Johor Bahru. Limited parking is available for a fee and is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4.5-star Johor Bahru hotel.

  • 1 building
  • 382 guestrooms or units
  • 17 levels
  • 2 dining venues
  • Bar or lounge
  • Conference centre
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Bellhop
  • Lift
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Valet parking (surcharge) , RV, bus, truck parking , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Airport: Johor Bahru (JHB-Senai Intl.) (28.3 km / 17.6 mi)
  • Train station: JB Sentral (4.9 km / 3 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free shopping centre shuttle; airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking; valet parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Thistle Johor Bahru offers 382 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. Beds feature down comforters. LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, complimentary slippers, a bidet and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • HD television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Down blanket
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Bidet
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a buffet breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM.

Glass – Overlooking the pool, this restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Oasis – This poolside restaurant only serves dinner.

24-hour room service is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

There is no front desk at this property. This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Guests arriving late won't be able to check in until the next morning. To make arrangements for check-in, please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation.

This property does not have a front desk. This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Guests arriving after hours will have to wait until the next morning to check in. To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property in advance of arrival using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • 24-hour check-in

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: MYR 40 for adults and MYR 20 for children (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: MYR 7 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

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