Thistle Johor Bahru

Jalan Sungai Chat, Johor Bahru, Johor, 80720, Malaysia | 4 star hotel
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Upgraded again.

A travel blog entry by paulnjohanne


After a bit of a plumbing problem from the room above, we were moved to a huge room with a great view, staff here fab. Food good too. Took a taxi to see local Abu Bakar Mosque, but couldn't go in due to Ramadan, so decided to walk to the next place! Turned out to be quite a way in the heat, but we made it into town and enjoyed a cool drink and the …

Dayone in Johor

A travel blog entry by paulnjohanne


Yesterday we heard fro a man at the airport about the Malaysian Air disaster, how terrible for those families. We had planned to have dinner I the hotel, but after a late afternoon snack we found we were enveloped by a wonderful king sized bed where we awoke at midnight, changed and went back for more deep sleep. Woke at 7ish, thank God for …

Day 6:Am i in Abu Dhabi, Granada or SoutheastAsia?

A travel blog entry by melanie_zhaw_im


Day 6 Johor Bahru

Am I in Abu Dhabi, Granada or Southeast Asia?

I wonder when we enter Malaysia arriving at the sea port in Johor Bahru which is a big contrast to the poorer Batam we left only 2 hours ago. At the closest link Johor Bahru is only 700 meters away from Singapore. This border is one of the busiest cross-borders of the …

Day 3 in Singapore - totally knackered

A travel blog entry by lcdp


... the trading, piracy and rise and fall of the various people who used the shipping lanes.
Then into a 4-D typhoon-boat-sinking experience where we sank with the boat, feeling the sea spray and the creaking timbers, all accompanied by the entire theater "sinking" into the bottom of the sea a couple of floors down, flashes of lightning and the deafening noise of a decent storm. Very eerie and of course we were entertained by ...

Day 11

A travel blog entry by jarrydelliott

... start my day. I haven't got much money left to
spend so I’m not going to spend too much money until now to when I leave. I’m
just going to have another lazy day today. Just chill and relax. But I don't
want to stay inside all day so I went for a little walk down town I just like
being town having the fresh air in your face and seeing so many new things they
don't have at home. I defiantly want to go to ...

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This 4 star hotel, located on Jalan Sungai Chat, Johor Bahru, is near Singapore Zoo, Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve, Johor Zoo, and Sultan Abu Bakar Mosque.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsThistle Johor Bahru

    Reviewed by paulnjohanne

    Grand old dame, built initially for large conference & banquet events, staff are exceptional, in every department.

    Reviewed Aug 20, 2014
    by (2 reviews) Whangarei , New Zealand Flag of New Zealand

    Will say more when we have been here longer, the beds are heavenly, pillows huge

    The usual huge breakfast
    Johor Bahru, Malaysia
    A room with a view
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    TripAdvisor Reviews Thistle Johor Bahru

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

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    The usual huge breakfast
    Johor Bahru, Malaysia
    A room with a view
    Johor Bahru, Malaysia