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JB Central Hotel

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  • Excellent0%
  • Very good4%
  • Average22%
  • Poor29%
  • Terrible45%
  • 12 Mar 2018
    “Unsavoury and Discouraging ”
  • 28 Jul 2018
    “Worst hotel ever”
Merlin Tower Jalan Meldrum, Johor Bahru 80000 Malaysia See on map
AMENITIES
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Family Rooms
Concierge
Spa
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

We book a room via booking.com and paid already but when we arrived, we were told it wasn't updated in the system. Fortunately, there was room available so we were able to get a room. However, to our dismay, the door was spoilt. It took...More

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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

We called to book in advance a day earlier. I had an undated room voucher. We saw the location as quite central and busy. We regret that the hotel management did not accept their own voucher. This voucher was won by me during a music...More

1  Thank Philor1
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Decided to book this particular hotel as a last minute stay over at JB for the Long weekends however little did we know it's by far the worse hotel you can ever lay your eyes on. First off the deal we got was cheap so...More

2  Thank ibnor
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

No towel, No basic bathroom amenities, No help from front office. For breakfast, you can choose between fried rice and scrambled egg and toast ONLY. if you lose card, they will charge you. I honestly want to suggest u that DO NOT CHOOSE THIS HOTEL...More

1  Thank Eden P
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

I stayed there 22/4/2017. Thank God it was only one night. Toilet seat was broken. My son had to fix it. There were ants both in the mugs as well as toilet bowl. Disgusting. The bedspread was not changed. Luckily i brought my own bed...More

1  Thank vijayamalar
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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Air Conditioning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Style
Spa
Room types
Family Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Spa
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
200
Price range
US$32 - US$43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Malaysia > Johor > Johor Bahru District > Johor Bahru
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Spa
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
200
Price range
US$32 - US$43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Malaysia > Johor > Johor Bahru District > Johor Bahru
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Traveller (28)
Room & Suite (14)
Dining (3)
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"Avoid this hotel at all cost!"
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"I advice dont stay this hotels... There are many budget hotels in the same area which provide good service..."
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"Ask for a room on the higher floor, they have a really nice view of the causeway and the city"
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"Need to change the modern decoration room and provide the new things and eletrical things. and breakfast..."
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