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Silka Johor Bahru

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Jalan Masai Lama | Mukim Plentong, Johor Bahru 81750, Malaysia (Formerly Dorsett Johor Hotel)
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here with my family and when we want to check in the staff upgrade our room to a family suite . The staff is veryyy friendly.. Especially the chinese lady and the person who handle the carpark.. The room is very big and nice. The breakfast is also not bad. The only thing that i have a problem... More

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Need to improve on booking system and service by front desk, not friendly staff at the reception area and service also slow. We booked hotel through online for 4 days, but on 3rd day hotel was asking whether we gonna extend our stay for one more day and keep on calling us on this matter! Asking for towel change on... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

As we all know, first impressions are really important! this is the first time that i'm coming here with my family. Firstly we booked this hotel 2 weeks ahead via online. We reached here on Feb 1 at around 1.30pm. Normally hotels check in time is around 2-2.30pm..So while we waited , my dad went in to inform on our... More

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Shah Alam, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

Had a nice stay at this hotel. Nice, clean, and simple room with a huge bed and 4 pillows. Loved that they are not cheap on pillows. All the amenities in the room works well. However the bathroom needs cleaning and it looks old compared to the well furbish room. Breakfast was okay.. not much choice at breakfast. Overall it... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

Had a great sleep in a comfortable bed. Very friendly & efficient staff which gives the right impression from the start. A few small things could be improved in the room to keep the 4 star value: ironing board cover had burn marks, a few hair strands left on bathroom floor (a personal pet hate), no hand towel or face... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

Called silka to change date of my holiday but was told hotelclub did not booked my room and they are fully booked . Managed to call hotelclub to clarify to my surprise they now said there was a booking . The manager later said I have given the wrong confirmation number after much argument. But he fail to understand when... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013 via mobile

I and my spouse arrived on 24th for Christmas vacation and I got special rate (thanks to my 2 months stay before). The room was not well managed; the bed sheet was not properly arranged, dusty floor maybe caused by previous guest and dirty tea cups and water heater. Please improve room services. The breakfast menu has improved than before,... More

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GM_SilkaJohor, General Manager at Silka Johor Bahru, responded to this review

Dear PetrusSimon. Warm Greetings From Silka Johor Bahru. Thank you for your return stay with us. On behalf of the Hotel, I am sorry to hear on your experience towards our room and amenities condition during this stay. Your feedback has been seriously noted on and was personally high lighted to our Housekeeper for it not to re occur. Continuous... More

Kajang, Malaysia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

I checked in with 2 teenagers. Our room was business suite that come with one king size bed and one sofa bed. The hotel located walking distance to Tesco Plentong which you can do shopping anytime you wish very convenient. The price is reasonable. The hotel cleanliness is acceptable and the bed is very comfortable with 4 pillows. We had... More

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GM_SilkaJohor, General Manager at Silka Johor Bahru, responded to this review

Dear ShidaRamli, Warm Greetings From Silka Johor Bahru. First and foremost, thank you on your constructive feedback. We are delighted to hear that you and your family enjoyed your stay with us during your recent trip down to Johor Bahru. From day-to-day, the team of management and associates are moving forward in ensuring all of our hotel guests expactation during... More

Singapore, Singapore
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

The service very slow .the housekeeping was soooo sucks. Never clean my room .i complaint at front desk. they said will get back to me until we check out never said sorry or give us a good compliment.

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GM_SilkaJohor, General Manager at Silka Johor Bahru, responded to this review

Dear Raszprincess. Warm Greetings From Silka Johor Bahru, Malaysia. Thank you for staying with us during your recent trip with family to Johor Bahru. Your constructive feedback have been specially highlighted to our Housekeeper and Front Office Manager attention on how could it happened to Silka Johor Bahru hotel guest(s) and rest assured, it is highly been look into personally... More

Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

Initially we book a deluxe room and upon check-in, the front-desk manager (i think!) offered to upgrade our party to Family suite with 4 beds for additional RM$100 per nite , which we took, as we had two tennage kids with us. We stayed at Silka (formerly Dorsett Johor) for 4 nites and dont have any complaints about the hotel... More

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GM_SilkaJohor, General Manager at Silka Johor Bahru, responded to this review

Dear Mr CY_Chung Warm Greetings From Silka Johor Bahru, Malaysia. First and foremost, thank you for staying with Silka Johor Bahru, a value-led chain of hotel by Silka Hotels. Also, in accepting our reccomendation for a Family Suite upgrade upon your check-in, as proposing for additional comfort to all guests during stay with us, is our utmost priority. Your constructive... More

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Additional Information about Silka Johor Bahru

Address: Jalan Masai Lama | Mukim Plentong, Johor Bahru 81750, Malaysia (Formerly Dorsett Johor Hotel)
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Location: Malaysia > Johor > Johor Bahru District > Johor Bahru
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Ranked #29 of 75 hotels in Johor Bahru
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Hotel Class:3 star — Silka Johor Bahru 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Silka Johor Bahru is a value led international chain hotel in Johor Bahru, Malaysia. It has 252 well-appointed rooms that are suitable for families, business and value-conscious travellers. Located near Jusco Tebrau City, the hotel is less than 20 minutes from Johor Bahru City Centre and less than 15 minutes from the Singapore border (woodlands checkpoint). Silka Johor Bahru is also the only star rated hotel exclusively associated with the Johor Premium Outlets (JPO) which is about 25 minutes away from the hotel. Asia's 1st Legoland themepark is only a 25 minute drive away. Silka Johor Bahru also has a range of food & beverage outlets, meeting rooms and a banquet hall which caters for all dining, function and event needs. You'll never miss home when you stay with us! ... more   less 
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