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“Awful - stay away!” 1 of 5 stars
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Hotel RIA
No 42 Jalan Rosmerah 3 / 2 | Taman Johor Jaya, Johor Bahru 81100, Malaysia   |  
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Ranked #66 of 84 Hotels in Johor Bahru
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“Awful - stay away!”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

This place is absolutely awful. The location is far from town - seeing as there is not much public transport in Johor Bahru, if you aren't driving then you're stuck. It's across the street from karaoke bar - so don't expect to get any sleep before 2am. The daytime receptionist is okay, but the nighttime receptionist barely speaks a word of English - even checking with her was a mission. Towels were threadbare, and my bathroom had a permanent puddle of water because it can't reach the drain - this is disgusting when you first walk in. Yes, it's supposed to be a budget hotel - but I've seen better budget hotels.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled solo
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 1 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
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  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Address: No 42 Jalan Rosmerah 3 / 2 | Taman Johor Jaya, Johor Bahru 81100, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Johor > Johor Bahru District > Johor Bahru
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #66 of 84 Hotels in Johor Bahru
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 38
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
RIA Hotel is a boutique hotel located in johor bahru Malaysia. It is just a 15mins drive from the malaysia custom. We have a total of 38 rooms each fully equipped with air-conditioning, workdesk, remote-controlled TV and excellent WIFI coverage.RIA hotel features a wide range of onsite facilities that include around the clock CCTV surveilliance, free parking,free hi-speed fiber internet(TM UNIFI) and 24h room services. Located within walking distance from the taman molek business district, various international banks and government agencies are conveniently within reach. During your stay at RIA Hotel leisure travellers can expect entertainment like massage, pubs, bars, sports complex and shopping outlet. ... more   less 
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