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NO. 195 Jalan a Batu 4 1/2, Tampoi, Johor Bahru 81200 Malaysia
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#70 of 192 hotels in Johor Bahru
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Looking for a place to stay in Johor Bahru? Then look no further than JB City Hotel, a budget friendly hotel that brings the best of Johor Bahru to your doorstep.

Guest rooms offer amenities such as a flat screen TV and air conditioning, and guests can go online with free wifi offered by the hotel.

JB City Hotel features 24 hour front desk, room service, and shops, to help make your stay more enjoyable. The property also boasts an on-site restaurant. If you are driving to JB City Hotel, parking is available.

Nearby landmarks such as Bangunan Dato' Jaafar Muhammad (1.9 mi) and Tan Sri Dato Haji Hassan Yunos Stadium (1.9 mi) make JB City Hotel a great place to stay when visiting Johor Bahru.

Johor Bahru has plenty of Asian restaurants. So when you’re here, be sure to check out popular spots like Makan Kitchen at DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru, Cafe BLD at Renaissance Johor Bahru Hotel, and Fern Pine Cafe @ Holiday Villa, which are serving up some great dishes.

Plus, during your trip, don’t forget to check out some of the popular parks, such as Hutan Bandar Recreational Park and Taman Merdeka.

We’re sure you’ll enjoy your stay at JB City Hotel as you experience everything Johor Bahru has to offer.

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Leahwong wrote a review Sep 2014
Puchong, Malaysia59 contributions31 helpful votes
Refurbishment require otherwise ok. Clean and tidy but wall looks dirty and leakage all over but for the budget of rm79 per room, can't complain. I had a no window room but the room didn't smell. Certain rooms especially those with window allow smoking so it might smell. No breakfast provided. Wifi is ok.
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Date of stay: September 2014Trip type: Travelled on business
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Hairy_Harun_50 wrote a review Jun 2014
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia4 contributions2 helpful votes
This is the hotel if you are on a tight budget. The staff are friendly and the rooms are clean. There are windows and non windows room . I recommend the window rooms and at least you know if its day or night. The only complain is that they do not provide drinking water as they only provide a water dispenser on the 2nd floor minus the hot water.
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Date of stay: October 2013Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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monada76 wrote a review May 2014
Batu Pahat, Malaysia100 contributions49 helpful votes
We ran out of options and had to find a place to rest for the night. Got a Classic room for RM109. King sized bed, old furniture, old tv. Very convenient however. The room facing the main road is quite noisy. At least the bathroom is quite clean.
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Date of stay: May 2014Trip type: Travelled with family
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MonkeyTeo wrote a review Dec 2012
Johor Bahru, Malaysia25 contributions17 helpful votes
The room is spick and span, spacious and well-lit. There are plenty of parking lots and a few mamak stalls nearby. Danga bay is easily accessed (less than 10 mins driving). Distance to Tasman Sutera Utama where you can find a shopping mall and a lot of interesting restaurants also around 10 mins driving.
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Date of stay: December 2012
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broadshouldersgal wrote a review Oct 2012
Singapore45 contributions38 helpful votes
It was actually easy to find, but with the many road diversions, you really gotta drive cautiously in order not to miss it. As long as you stay on Jalan Skudai Kiri which is off the expressway, you will find the hotel. The lobby is quite huge, and the check in was a little slow but manageable. I booked a triple room and a family room, both of which are spacious. They are not spotlessly clean, just basic clean with dust at the corners. We found small cockroaches in both rooms when we arrived, and one of them was crawling on the bed. The triple room had a funny smell. The family room had a stained wall at a corner, and the air conditioner made a loud noise every 10-15 minutes. The bathrooms were clean, with much toiletries provided. Perhaps a shower curtain could be fixed up, otherwise the floors will be wet. There are TVs in the rooms, and there are water (hot and cold) dispensers on every floor. We were disappointed that there's no fridge in the room because we wanted to keep our drinks cold. We didn't get to try any food at the hotel or nearby since shops were closed due to a public holiday, but there are a few fast food restaurants nearby. Overall, it's a very basic hotel with helpful staff. If you're a very light sleeper and you're very fussy when it comes to cleanliness, keep looking. Otherwise, one or two nights is fine.
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Date of stay: October 2012
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US$18 - US$23 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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MalaysiaJohorJohor Bahru DistrictJohor Bahru
NUMBER OF ROOMS
50
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Frequently Asked Questions about JB City Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to JB City Hotel?
Nearby attractions include The Mall, Mid Valley Southkey (0.9 km) and SINARAN AGROFARM (0.9 km).
What are some of the property amenities at JB City Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, an on-site restaurant, and room service.
What food & drink options are available at JB City Hotel?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant during their stay.
Is parking available at JB City Hotel?
Yes, parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to JB City Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include W.W. Laksa House, Breakfast at 7, and Star Chef Seafood Restaurant Gelang Patah.
Are there any historical sites close to JB City Hotel?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Kranji Beach Battle Site (8.6 km).