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Meldrum Hotel

No.1, Jalan Siu Nam (Meldrum),, Johor Bahru 80000, Malaysia
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Ranked #55 of 76 hotels in Johor Bahru
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Canberra, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I initially booked a standard room. I arrived to find that it was a smoking room, which I had not been informed of or agreed to. The room stunk of stale smoke and of durian. I asked to be changed to a non-smoking room, and was informed that I would have to upgrade to a more expensive room. Management would... More

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Victoria, Canada
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32 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

WOW....So good. Simple walking distance to JB Sentral, great service, clean rooms, and it's cheap!!!! Way cheaper to stay here and bus into Singapore everyday. A/C, hot shower, free water bottles, safe drinking water, elevator, free wifi, 24 reception, really close to everything in JB, perfect. Shared bathroom and no windows in room so set an alarm! Definitly the cheaper... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Clean, cheap, good. I was staying one night and I had 8 bags. Staffs helped me carry all my bags to my room. Nearby food centers which operate till early am. Near to city square and JB-singapore border

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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

This has got to be one of the worst hotels we've ever stayed in, in a prettty awful city. The 2 rooms we had were both run down, the bathroom plumbing was all rusted, the curtains & some of the blanket s had cigarette burns in them, some of the sheets had stains on them, the airconditioner (split system on... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

Scary that somebody opened my door 6:49 am without knocking! I was inside and my key cards were inserted for power so I wonder why does a security guard has a master key! i'm really sure i heard a female voice but the cctv showed a male security guard??!! There is really something wrong! I complained at the counter but... More

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Sri Kembangan, Malaysia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2013 via mobile

stayed here as its close to my Jobsite. usually i will stay at Citrus hotel. wanna try something new so picked up Meldrum. During regiatration, front desk staff indirectly forced me to apply membership which i need to pay RM12. i could have stop her doing that but when i realize what they are doing, its already registered. anyway, the... More

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Jurong, null, Singapore
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

Conveniently located.i hope that I can swimming in the pool someday..I mean meldrum hotel swimming pool..ahahah..maybe soon..keep it up..improve always needed. .mat ...nani..hmmm they're good staff.. :) I can't say more. .I'm always feel good staying here.. :)

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Helsinki, Finland
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74 reviews 74 reviews
40 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

Taking the bus to Melaka the next morning, the big question for me was whether to stay the night in Singapore or go over the border to Johor Bahru, as I had heard some less charming things about the city of JB. I chose the all-Malaysian option, and I am happy I did. There was absolutely nothing wrong with the... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2012

conveniently located, cheap room rates, nice room, service is okay but can improve by being more friendly and helpful

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Melbourne, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 hotel reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2011

We stayed for 1 night in August 2011. After a bad experience at a hotel round the corner, the Meldrum was a welcome change. The room was sparkling clean. The floor tiles shined. It was a great location - right in the centre of town and close to all the hawker food. The staff were friendly and helpful. This is... More

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Address: No.1, Jalan Siu Nam (Meldrum),, Johor Bahru 80000, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Johor > Johor Bahru District > Johor Bahru
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