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Straits View Hotel

Jalan Abu Bakar, Johor Bahru 80100, Malaysia
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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
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m'sia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Coming here to stay a night for a dinner otherwise this hotel is not convenience (x public transport/supermarket/cafe nearby) We book for 3 people in a room, and when we arrive, they seems not ready for our arrival. We have to wait for their housekeeping to set up the bed after we check in, and no extra water is given.... More 

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Melaka, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015 via mobile

It's our second time staying at this hotel and both stays were pleasant enough for us. We usually travel with our four year old and he loves his trips to the pool. Big note is there's NO POOL in this hotel. If you're looking for a nice clean place to stay with basic amenities this is it. There's a nice... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Mr zainal at the reception is very helpful and kind. I booked 1 night via booking.com and he said i can get same rate via hotel if i extend my stay. So i extended 3 nights. On the 3rd night i want to extend again and another staff told me he need to check with boss 1st. Come on...u are... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

The hotels quite Old, but i only staying 1 night. So nothing to to talk about. Decent room and etc.RM140.00 for standard twin is quite pricey. But overall is my decent experience. Would love to come again.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

Booked one night to attend a wedding held in one of the halls, good restaurant as well. Fast responses when it comes to booking the room, plenty of car park lots . Remote for air con was not working and staff were fast to assist. Stayed at level 2, paid a bit more and you get a nice view facing... More 

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Sabah, Malaysia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013

Book this hotel for 3 weeks, hotel and room are simple. First few days, was staying at room (ground floor) which is okie, price low with nothing much expectation, After that switch to room next door, with bad experienced, room fulled with cockroach smell and found live cockroach in the toilet, carpet was sticky and dirty . Then request to... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

The hotel and its rooms are very very simply furnished, nothing special and a bit expensive for what was offered. However the staff were friendly, and some laundry which we needed for the same day was expertly done and punctually delivered at the time promised. We did not have breakfast, so I can't judge it, but when we asked about... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2013

I've stayed at a few hotels in JB and this one has friendly staff and good restaurant plus plenty of parking space. Also the rooms are much much bigger than I expected. Prices are low and I'm glad its not a hotel where tour buses stay at. Obviously you have to go in with the right expectations, so there was... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

Stayed there for 2 nights with kids..chose the hotel because of its location and view. It has a nice view..and that's it. Rooms were reeked with cigarattes smoke. Only soap, bath towels, shower cap and sanitary bag provided. Request for extra bed for first night but cannot provide as no staff available. Breakfast was..adequate to fill tummy. Only given 1... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2012

We stayed here for 2 nights. For its price, the hotel offers good value. But rooms cleanliness should be improved and breakfast selection needs to be added too. Location is okay at the danga bay but quite a distance to the town center. A cab will cost around 10RM each way. Overall, an okay stay, nothing special.

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