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Classic Hotel

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69, Jalan Ali, Muar 8400, Malaysia
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Classic Hotel
Ranked #7 of 10 Hotels in Muar
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  • Location
    4 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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Sydney, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have stayed in this Hotel every year since 2006. Then it was the best but others have come up since and I still prefer Classic for the location, convenience and the surroundings. Is it the best? I don't know cause I prefer Classic. Over the years I have not seen much improvements but Classic serves my purpose of a... More 

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Johor Bahru
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

I have stayed at this hotel few times, Well, I don't expect a 5-star hotel especially in Muar. But it is a good hotel if you are on business trip or a weekend or when your house is not available to stay. Wetex Parade a shopping center is just next door and Elephant Bin is available for a cuppa. Classic... More 

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Princeton, Texas, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

I have heard so many times that Classic Hotel is "the best hotel in Muar". Too bad for Muar. This place was so dated! the tub floor was so stained. The water from the tap was brown making showering seem like a waste of time. Breakfast is not included but don't worry, it is terrible unless you get there early... More 

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Bandar Seri Begawan
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172 reviews 172 reviews
64 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

As the name suggests, this hotel hails from a bygone era, but is not out of place in a town that has not changed much over the years. If you manage your expectations: do not expect flat screen TV, multiple cable channels, great wifi; this is a perfectly comfortable and convenient hotel. We were in Muar for a friend's wedding,... More 

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Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
16 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

This Hotel has probably seen it's best days, supposedly it was full when we arrived but i hardly saw a soul. We chose the most expensive room recognising (hoping) there may be some secret luxury lurking within the seemingly grand establishment. Initially things were promising huge reception, airy and nice AC. However our executive suite didn't quite hit the mark-... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Some people told me Classic Hotel is the best hotel at Muar but the rooms are very old and smells smoke...Because you can smoke in all rooms... Staff is ok and nice.I don't think it's four stars standards.

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Boise, Idaho
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139 reviews 139 reviews
25 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

As Muar goes this is best hotel. You have to realize you are not in Singapore or Kuala Lumpur so expecting a 5-star place is unreasonable. This hotel however does have friendly staff. The rooms, albeit somewhat old (example tube televisions, and decor) are up-keeped reasonably well. The aircon was effective, maid service was prompt and diligent. I have definitely... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014 via mobile

Gave me smoking room when I specifcally asked for non-smoking. TV was not working at all. Light switches mixed up. No bottled water in the room even though it was stated in the check-in form. Ok because of the limited choice in Muar. Avoid if you can.

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Singapore, null, Singapore
16 reviews 16 reviews
16 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

very basic room with basic facility. however was amazed that the room are still using CRT TV. The iron have wires that are worn out and ironing board that are torn. The room even black out 3 times in the interval of 15 mins during my stay as my colleague who was using the faulty iron caused the trip. Breakfast... More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

We have relatives here and come to Muar often. We have stayed at many Muar Hotels but this Classic Hotel is still the best. The rooms and beddings are clean, staff courteous and friendly, and the price is reasonable and competitive. Breakfast is optional. Only 3 negative points 1. Dont ever stay one level below the Ballroom as it will... More 

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Address: 69, Jalan Ali, Muar 8400, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Johor > Muar District > Muar
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 159

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