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Hotel Selesa Johor Bahru
Ranked #76 of 108 Hotels in Johor Bahru
Singapore, Singapore
1 review
“Not worth”
Reviewed 7 February 2011

I had a night stay at this hotel with some friends recently. Not a very nice experience for me thou. The bedsheets smells bad, the room smells musky, well, only the toilet was acceptable.. and the Soundproof wall? The sound of the toilet flush from other rooms was loud and clear, people walking around and shifting the furnitures!! All was heard throughout the night! I will definitely not go back again!!

  • Stayed February 2011, travelled with friends
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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2010

Stayed here for a night and was of good value for money. A no frills hotel that touts itself as a "Business Class Hotel Of Its Own", and I Can't agree more! It truly IS in a class of its own with an unmade guest room that greeted me at check-in, a leaking cistern and shower tap, torn and abused room furnishings and stained, grimey carpets. Breakfast was quite delightful, though, with an array of local malaysian food. However, I won't return to this hotel anytime soon for as long as I can help it!

Location is superb with its close proximity to Pelangi Mall and quaint Malaysian 'tsz char' places. There are numerous food stalls that line the street where the hotel is sited, too!

  • Stayed December 2010
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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2010

The hotel was clean, except for the electric kettle which was quite dirty. When we called for service, we had to wait for about 20 minutes or so. Another thing is that our room did not have hot water. So we had to bathe in cold water. They have pool and gym, which is good. Food at coffee garden was okay...had to pay RM20++ for the buffet. And they served sausages, rendang (malay style beef), omelet, eggs, bread, wedges and so on. Not very worth it. Some food was cold too. Good location, near to shopping malls, pubs, disco, mignight stalls, car wash, bus stops, and its across the road frm a police station.

  • Stayed December 2010, travelled with friends
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Ampang
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134 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2010

pros:
-spacious room
-comfortable
-nice view
-food stall right across the hotel
-spa & ktv centre approximately 5 minutes drive from the hotel
-pelangi mall within 10 minutes walking distance
-bathroom with bathtub
-easily accessible from main road

cons:
-average breakfast buffet

  • Stayed December 2009, travelled on business
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Thank nazzerooney
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Melbourne
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2009

Probably a hotel for the business traveller. Not much frills in this hotel, no luxury. Very average. Clean rooms, fair food, well priced, good location. Don't expect great customer service or facilities.

  • Liked — Location. You get what you pay for - average value for money
  • Disliked — You get better value elsewhere
  • Stayed December 2008, travelled with family
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Additional Information about Hotel Selesa Johor Bahru

Property: Hotel Selesa Johor Bahru
Address: Hotel Selesa Jalan Dato Abdullah Tahir, Johor Bahru 80300, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Johor > Johor Bahru District > Johor Bahru
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #76 of 108 Hotels in Johor Bahru
Price range (per night): RM125 - RM180
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Selesa Johor Bahru 4*
Number of rooms: 288

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