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Room type

Superior Room, City View (King or Twin)

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

Deluxe Room (Straits View, King or Twin)

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

Executive Room (Straits View, King or Twin)

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Premium Suite (Straits View)

Max Occupancy: 2 guests

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4.5-star luxury hotel overlooking Straits of Johor

Close to Singapore

Situated in the heart of Johor Bahru, this hotel overlooks the Straits of Johor and is just off the Causeway from Singapore. Danga Bay and KSL City Shopping Mall are both about a 10-minute drive away.

2-level freeform pool

Guests can enjoy a sprawling outdoor pool featuring 2 levels and romantic water bridges. Also offered are 2 multi-cuisine restaurants, a bar, and a fitness center with a gym and spa services.

Variety of views

Thistle Johor Bahru's 382 accommodations boast views of the Straits of Johor, the city, or the pool. Rooms are equipped with air conditioning and high-definition televisions with satellite channels.

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Overlooking the Straits of Johor, which separate Malaysia and Singapore, this 4.5-star hotel is a luxurious stop for the business or leisure traveler. Thistle Johor Bahru features a 2-level freeform pool with romantic water bridges, as well as a separate children's pool. The Body Work Fitness & Spa includes 2 tennis courts, a gym, and a sauna. Massages and spa treatments are offered as well. The hotel provides a complimentary shuttle to nearby shopping areas, tourist destinations and to Legoland Malaysia. A roundrip airport shuttle is also available for a fee and with 24-hour advance notice.

Dining options at this Johor Bahru hotel include a buffet-style restaurant serving an array of international and local dishes, and Oasis, a poolside bistro featuring Italian and Japanese cuisine. Guests can enjoy light fare and cocktails at the stylish lobby lounge. A buffet breakfast is served in the restaurant for a surcharge, and 24-hour room service is available.

Free parking and complimentary wireless Internet access are available throughout the hotel.

  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Total number of rooms - 382
  • Number of floors - 17
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Business center
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Concierge services
  • Conference space
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Free shopping center shuttle
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Health club
  • Computer station
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Meeting rooms
  • Parking (limited spaces)
  • RV, bus, truck parking
  • Terrace
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Luggage storage
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Number of meeting rooms - 13
  • Tennis on site
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Conference center
  • Free self parking
  • Sauna
  • Spa services on site
  • Steam room
  • Children's pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Wedding services
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel
  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • 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)

Room Amenities

  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Premium TV channels
  • Air conditioning
  • Free newspaper
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Turndown service
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bidet
  • Slippers
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Satellite TV service
  • HDTV
  • Free WiFi
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Down comforter
  • LCD TV
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Where to Eat

Glass - Overlooking the pool, this restaurant serves a wide variety of international and local cuisines. Both a buffet and an à la carte menu are available. Open daily from 6 AM - 1 AM.

Steps - Guests can enjoy light snacks and cocktails at this stylish lobby lounge. English high tea is available in the afternoons, and live performances take place most evenings. Open daily from 11 AM - 1 AM.

Oasis - An innovative menu including Japanese teppanyaki and Italian fusion cuisine is served up at this restaurant overlooking the pool and gardens. An open kitchen makes for a unique dining experience. Open daily from 5 - 11 PM.

A breakfast buffet is served daily for a surcharge, and 24-hour room service is available.

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Nearby Things to Do

Guests can enjoy a 2-level outdoor pool with romantic water bridges. A separate children's pool includes a water slide. The Clark Hatch Fitness Centre features 2 outdoor tennis courts and a gym with cardiovascular and weight machines. Fitness classes are offered in the gym, including aerobics, Pilates, and Muay Thai. A sauna, steam room, and spa tub are available, as well as separate locker rooms for men and women.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Aerobics on site
  • Pilates classes on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
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Spa Services

  • Massages

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Parking height restrictions apply

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Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: MYR 38.28 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: MYR 7 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: MYR 70 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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