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Silka Johor Bahru

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Hong Kong, China
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48 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed one night for business trip only. Frankly speaking, there is no other restaurants nearby, and the bathroom is relatively old although the living room is relatively big with an "iron" mark on the floor. The breakfast is just a simple chinese and western breakfast / buffet.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Its a nice stay. Situated near Tesco Extra shopping mall which close up to 11 pm. Shuttle service to the shopping mall is available as complimentary. The variety of menu for breakfast made my day. Swimming pool is clean and located at max 5 min walking because at the other block. Parking is easy. The staffs were very gentle and... More 

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Thank Muhamad ridzuan j
SilkaHotelsMsia, Director of Operations at Silka Johor Bahru, responded to this review

Dear Muhamad ridzuan j, Warm greetings from Silka Johor Bahru. We are delighted to learn that you had a great experience with us during your recent stay. Thank you for your encouraging feedback and we look forward to welcoming you again soon. Sincerely, Ridza Johari Director of Operations, Silka Johor Bahru More 

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81 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

We are a family of 6 on a Hari Raya trip. Silka's main advantage is its location which is relatively near to my in law's house in Taman Johor Jaya. Breakfast-wise, you can't expect too much from a 3 star hotel but for such star rating Silka has a comparatively good spread of breakfast. There are cooking stations for egg... More 

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SilkaHotelsMsia, Director of Operations at Silka Johor Bahru, responded to this review

Dear AzlanFirman, Warm greetings from Silka Johor Bahru. Thank for your feedback. We recognise that there is room for improvement, and will continue in our efforts to deliver a comfortable and hassle-free experience to our guests. We hope you will give us a chance to serve you again, and we look forward to welcoming you soon. Sincerely, Ridza Johari Director... More 

Singapore, Singapore
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18 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

The rent was cheaper as compared to other three star hotels, the facilities were good, lot of parking space, rooms were neat and tidy. Friendly people. Recommended. Only problem is its a bit far from Johor city center. But if you have a car, its not a problem.

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SilkaHotelsMsia, Director of Operations at Silka Johor Bahru, responded to this review

Dear Arun K, Warmest greetings from Silka Johor Bahru. Thank you for your feedback. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your stay with us overall. As guests' comfort and well-being are of utmost importance to us, our dedicated Front Office staff are ever ready to assist our guests in making arrangements to secure a taxi should they wish... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

I have stayed here more than 40 nights ever since being transferred to JB to develop the business for my company. Location is good as it is near my office with good infrastructure. Car park is not good as most of the car parks at the back is occupied with buses. Staff are helpful mostly.

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Thank Nicholas L
SilkaHotelsMsia, Operations Director at Silka Johor Bahru, responded to this review

Dear Nicholas L, Warm greetings from Silka Johor Bahru. Thank you for your feedback, and we are pleased to know you had a good stay with us overall. Rest assured we have an ongoing maintenance programme to ensure our facility is in good condition for the comfort of our guests. We will work on improvements to the air-conditioning and shower... More 

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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30 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I was there for 3 nights. Room is spacious, not 100% clean but its acceptable. The aircond that we have is a little noisy and we complaint about it the next morning after sleeping a night. They fixed it for us. We requested extra coffee as we dont really drink much tea but was told it will... More 

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SilkaHotelsMsia, Operations Director at Silka Johor Bahru, responded to this review

Dear an0nym0us848, Warm greetings from Silka Johor Bahru. Thank you for your feedback. We are happy to know you enjoyed your stay with us overall, and look forward to welcoming you again soon. Sincerely, Ridza Johari Director of Operations, Silka Johor Bahru More 

Cyberjaya, Malaysia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

This is my first time stayed in Silka JB. i can say that hotel's location is not a very strategic location though. During check in, the receptionist Shafiq was very friendly and welcoming me. Nice room 326 and clean. Thanks to Hafiz, for this special arrangement. I try room service Chicken Rice and Wahyuni entertain me very well. I did... More 

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Thank scholasticaj
SilkaHotelsMsia, Operations Director at Silka Johor Bahru, responded to this review

Dear scholasticaj, Warm greetings from Silka Johor Bahru. We are pleased to know that you had a pleasant stay with us overall. On the issue of location, our Front Office personnel are always ready and willing to provide advise on transportation options and things to do in the vicinity of the hotel. Additionally, we have recently introduced a daily shuttle... More 

Singapore, Singapore
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25 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

I stayed in room 520, the room is very spacious and clean. Did not ask for room make-up but they regularly clean my room and provide new toiletries and sandals. Breakfast was great, British style and Asian style (baked beans and mee goreng!). Staffs are very nice and professional, Tesco is just within walking distance. Quiet near my work training... More 

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Thank BellaMazaya
SilkaHotelsMsia, Director of Operations at Silka Johor Bahru, responded to this review

Dear BellaMazaya, Warmest greetings from Silka Johor Bahru! Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback. We are pleased to know you enjoyed your stay with us, and look forward to welcoming you again soon. Sincerely, Ridza Johari, Director of Operations, Silka Johor Bahru More 

Johor, Malaysia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

Firstly I and my family was here for stay 1 night . The parking area is not near the hotel building. When I started to check in the customer service the ladies (Putri) do not smile to the customer. the staff was also not friendly .And the tomorow morning, breakfast time at checkers cafe.The staff named (fenny) ignored when I... More 

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SilkaHotelsMsia, Director of Operations at Silka Johor Bahru, responded to this review

Dear salimtahir861, Warmest greetings from Silka Johor Bahru. Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback. We are truly sorry that we failed to deliver in terms of customer service during your stay with us, and for the discomfort caused. Ensuring our guests are made to feel at home and comfortable is a key priority for us. We... More 

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016 via mobile

I stayed in this hotel due to the availability of a Groupon offer. Hence, I did not expect much. However, I was pleasantly surprised with the hotel. The staff were very nice and accomodating. They were always smiling and greeting me. It was definitely first class treatment. The hotel's location is not at a very strategic location though. If you... More 

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SilkaHotelsMsia, Director of Operations at Silka Johor Bahru, responded to this review

Dear BenOoi, Warmest greetings from Silka Johor Bahru. Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback. We are pleased to know that you were well taken care of by our staff during your stay with us. As always, we remain committed to ensuring we deliver a pleasant, comfortable and hassle-free experience to our guests at all times. We... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Silka Johor Bahru is a value led international chain hotel in Johor Bahru, Malaysia. It has 252 well-appointed rooms that are suitable for families, business and value-conscious travellers. Located near Jusco Tebrau City, the hotel is less than 20 minutes from Johor Bahru City Centre and less than 15 minutes from the Singapore border (woodlands checkpoint). Silka Johor Bahru is also the only star rated hotel exclusively associated with the Johor Premium Outlets (JPO) which is about 25 minutes away from the hotel. Asia's 1st Legoland themepark is only a 25 minute drive away. Silka Johor Bahru also has a range of food & beverage outlets, meeting rooms and a banquet hall which caters for all dining, function and event needs. You'll never miss home when you stay with us! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Silka Johor Bahru

Address: Jalan Masai | Mukim Plentong, Johor Bahru 81100, Malaysia (Formerly Dorsett Johor Hotel)
Location: Malaysia > Johor > Johor Bahru District > Johor Bahru
Price Range: $19 - $25 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Silka Johor Bahru 3*
Number of rooms: 252
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