We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 75 Johor Bahru hotels

Thistle Johor Bahru

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Jalan Sungai Chat, Johor Bahru 80720, Malaysia (Formerly Hyatt Regency)
Hotel website
Hotel deals
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Thistle Johor Bahru to your Saves list
Thistle Johor Bahru
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Show Prices
61%
Ranked #6 of 75 hotels in Johor Bahru
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Mageswary S Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Write a Review

607 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    137
    224
    154
    60
    32
See reviews for
169
102
24
170
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 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
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (135)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Korean first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had Dinner at Oasis with my family. Food was excellent and service was good. Osveen was awesome in recommending the selection of wines. Atmosphere was good beside the poolside. I would highly recommend Oasis for a romantic candlelight dinner by the pool

Was this review helpful? Yes
Shanghai, China
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
19 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I liked the hotel for the hotel. The rooms were very clean and it feels as though it was just renovated. It that is not the case, then they really do a good job in keeping it feeling new. Only downside is that there isn't much around the hotel. There was a row of shops across the road, but otherwise,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Francisco, California
Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
30 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Check-in was friendly if a bit slow. My room was spacious, but the quality of the construction left a bit to be desired: some of the paint was starting to peel and the connection to the shower head sprayed water above the curtain and all over the bathroom. I stepped on a loose screw in the carpet. The minibar was... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Johor Bahru, Malaysia
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

i am one of the committee member for a private event held in thistle johor bahru last month.our event attended by the Sultanah of Johor with Dato Marina Mahathir as the speaker. at first everything well communicated with the sales personnel.then it was handed over to the event personnel and there was the bad experience happened. first when we met... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The best hotel i hve visit.i stay for 2 night on nov 2013.its was a a greats weekend.really excellent and friendly staff.while waiting my friend checkin the room.one staff serve me with guava juice.its nice!beautiful and clean room.they do the good service room...they leave cup cake and smooth chocolte in our room..

Was this review helpful? Yes
Penang Island, Malaysia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a splendid and brilliant wedding reception experience here on 05/04/2014 ! I'm from Penang, and I chose Thistle Johor Bahru as my wedding venue after carefully shortlisting a few other venues in Johor Bahru (most of my relatives are from Johor & Singapore). It was a night event held at the Orchid Ballroom, with a total number of... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Singapore
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely hotel with excellent service. Spacious deluxe room with comfortable bed and exquisite interior. Booked this hotel for wife's birthday surprise. Requested for additional service of decorating the room with rose petals with birthday messages, together with the cake. The hotel dutifully agreed to make this arrangement for reasonable charges. It was a pleasant surprise for her. Didn't expect the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Malaysia
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
43 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After reading a few bad reviews about this hotel, i was a but skeptical about staying there. But the moment i arrived, my fears and concerns were allayed by the warmth and friendliness of the hotel staff. I was using a walking stick so the staff made me sit down while they saw to my check-in. I didn't even have... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Singapore, Singapore
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
19 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked 2 nights, but cut short to only one night. Service in this hotel is below par. We waited 10 minutes in the Glass restaurant, before someone finally attent. Food was mediocre but prices very 5-star. The club lounge is beautifull, but the service not good enough. children in the club lounge is an absolute no-no. But let them... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Singapore, Singapore
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can find everything here, from the good to the bad, the promised and the surprise...the Thistle Johor Baru has it all and sometimes one person did show all those facets. We spent 2 nights at the hotel, my wife and me, our 20 month old son and the helper in 2 rooms which were next to each other however... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
ThistleJB, General Manager at Thistle Johor Bahru, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for choosing Thistle Johor Bahru on your recent visit. I profusely apologies for the upset caused. Please rest assured that your comments very much help us to understand what is important to our guests and we are making the necessary corrective action for the convenience of all our valued guests. Your feedback on our website system... More

Been to Thistle Johor Bahru? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Thistle Johor Bahru

Also Known As:
Thistle Johor Bahru Hotel
Thistle Johor Bahru Hotel Johor Bahru
Address: Jalan Sungai Chat, Johor Bahru 80720, Malaysia (Formerly Hyatt Regency)
Phone Number:
Location: Malaysia > Johor > Johor Bahru District > Johor Bahru
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #6 of 75 hotels in Johor Bahru
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Thistle Johor Bahru 4.5*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Agoda, Expedia, Asiatravel.com Holdings, Travelocity, Booking.com, Tingo, Priceline, Venere, HotelsClick and Hotels.com so you can book your Thistle Johor Bahru reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Thistle Johor Bahru, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.