We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Thistle Johor Bahru

Save
Share
Traveller (1197)
Room & Suite (822)
Dining (142)
Overview
Jalan Sungai Chat, Johor Bahru 80100 Malaysia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4.5 Star accommodation
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
28 Oct29 Oct
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 10 partner sites to see rooms from US$60.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Johor Bahru hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "af8785d9a1554bb6aedf5afb723b79d2", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1473371,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[53956953],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":28,"month":10,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":29,"month":10,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":64,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"af8785d9a1554bb6aedf5afb723b79d2","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":80,"lowestMetaPrice":60,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":80,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":80,"lowestMetaPrice":60,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":80,"hotelName":"Thistle Johor Bahru","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImFmODc4NWQ5YTE1NTRiYjZhZWRmNWFmYjcyM2I3OWQyIiwiQUlLIjoiN2FiYWRmNjY5NGI2NDhjNWIwM2JlMDhhNDRmZmM2MzQifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "28/10/2018", "checkOut": "29/10/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$60", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"53956953":"TravelocityEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (1,458)
Filter reviews
1,399 results
Traveller rating
329
498
358
121
93
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
329
498
358
121
93
Show reviews that mention
All reviews oasis restaurant sea view the executive lounge swimming pool coffee machine f b business trip deluxe room extra bed nice pool front office egg station check in was smooth breakfast spread city square nasi lemak jb
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 1,399 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago

Booked Deluxe Sea View King Room with a bathtub. requested to be on high floor and away from high traffic area. i arrived late almost 10PM i think. Getting to the parking was tricky and its like in a whole different underground building. no clear...More

Thank Kev S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I'm not staying there today but I stay there during Hari Raya and gosh the lack of staff in a 5 star even on holidays seasons is ridiculous. Took the thistle suit for 3 nights. Their advertisement tv in suite plays a very modern design...More

Thank DeviousDragoHii
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a family breakfast at Thristle cafe, the varieties were very bad and some of the dishes are missing from the buffet counter. two staff to look after 35 pax in the restaurant and we felt sympathy for them as some of the tables...More

Thank Nizam O
Response from Thistle J B, Director of Sales at Thistle Johor BahruResponded yesterday

Dear Nizam O, Thanks for taking the time to give your feedback. I'm sorry to hear the varieties of our breakfast spread weren't up to the standard you've come to expect from us. I have personally addressed this with our Food & Beverage team to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not a terrible place yet but very poor value for the given price that I've paid Refurbished but can still see some remnants of the old Hyatt regency. Bathroom leakage on the flooring of shower area to toilet area. Floor is unbalance and water cannot...More

1  Thank Esther T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice hotel. Nice pool. Good spread for breakfast. Good gym area too!! Easy to find food around the area. But was a little bit upset as my request for a room with a view of Danga Bay was not fulfilled. (of course it based on...More

1  Thank Art7168
View more reviews
About
Description
Whether you're with us for business or pleasure, the Thistle Johor Bahru hotel provides the very best of Malaysia, including our legendary hospitality. At Thistle Johor Bahru we have 382 fully refurbished More bedrooms, including 125 executive luxury rooms with spectacular sea views over the Straits of Johor. This Malaysian hotel also boasts 5, an outdoor 'resort-style' swimming pool, and fitness centre with spa. Everything you need in fact to indulge your body and soul in modern luxury and comfort. As you'd expect from a hotel in Malaysia and so close to Singapore, Thistle Johor Bahru also has superb meetings and events facilities making the hotel a prime destination for business. Thanks to our beautiful landscaped grounds, sea views and tropical climate, we are also a popular venue for weddings. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Spa
Air Conditioning
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
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Hotel Style
Business
,
Spa
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Business
,
Spa
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
382
Price range
US$63 - US$98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Hyatt Regency
Also Known As
Thistle Johor Bahru Hotel Johor Bahru
Location
Malaysia > Johor > Johor Bahru District > Johor Bahru
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Business
,
Spa
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
382
Price range
US$63 - US$98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Hyatt Regency
Also Known As
Thistle Johor Bahru Hotel Johor Bahru
Location
Malaysia > Johor > Johor Bahru District > Johor Bahru
Photos
Traveller (1,197)
Room & Suite (822)
Dining (142)
Pool & Beach (96)
Amenities (133)
Family and Play Areas (3)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 114 nearby hotels
Straits View Hotel
42 reviews
.68 km away
Paragon Serviced Suites @ Straits View
13 reviews
.83 km away
M Suites Hotel
321 reviews
1.50 km away
Swiss-Inn Johor Bahru
151 reviews
1.75 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,133 nearby restaurants
Chakra
185 reviews
1.01 km away
CATS Cafe JB - Cats At Their Sanctuary
44 reviews
.87 km away
Tepian Tebrau
39 reviews
.64 km away
Ong Shun Seafood Restaurant
65 reviews
.22 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 137 nearby attractions
Sultan Abu Bakar State Mosque
212 reviews
1.05 km away
Johor Zoo
253 reviews
1.53 km away
Grand Palace Park (Istana Besar)
40 reviews
.88 km away
Johor Art Gallery (Galeri Seni)
8 reviews
1.05 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
XiaoXuan29
25 July 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Help201520152015 | Reviewed this property |
Rooms here mostly have bathtubs.
0
Votes
adnan z
17 June 2018|
Answer
Response from robert v | Reviewed this property |
All within half an hour
2
Votes
Room Tips
"higher floors offer better views and corner room is larger with a large shower stall but does not have a..."
382kevs
2 days ago
Read review
"Pay more for Sea View, if your pockets allow.."
ChubbyChow
16 Jul 2018
Read review
"Very very average hotel. If you are looking for a truly 5 star experience, my 2 cents is to stay at the..."
Benedictfrancis
7 Jun 2018
Read review
"I had an excellent room with a balcony, overlooking the Johore Straits and uninterrupted views of Singapore."
Captarburns
8 Feb 2018
Read review
Show More 
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing