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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

Pro 1.Less hassle, easy book n fast check in 2.Good location to convinience 3.Home feeling Con's 1.Towels need better and toilet need more cleaner 2.Fridge need to clear up. we can put our beverages. its like restaurant fridge.

1 Thank kirana
Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed April 4, 2015

We stayed in the guesthouse last year,a group of 11 people. We all enjoyed the stay. The price was so reasonable ( it is cheap! :) ).The rooms are big and spacious too ! And the plus point is that all of us were staying together! There is a bus stop 5 minutes away from the guesthouse to get to... More 

1 Thank Boom444
Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed October 15, 2013

I have stayed here several times during the last few years - my longest stay being around 5 weeks. The accommodation is clean,secure,comfortable and well furnished with ensuite shower and toilet. Rooms are large with aircon and fan plus a bar fridge.Two of the rooms have small balconies. There is wireless in the rooms or a PC available for the... More 

3 Thank Leon V
Quezon City, Philippines
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed October 3, 2013

Secured place, staff is nice, they have 24/7 wifi access at no additional cost. It will cost you 7-10 MYR from JBC. There's restaurant near the place. Thy could have provided you with coffee mugs or glasses. Water is low and limited cable/tv channel.

1 Thank Jethlovesyou
Barcelona, Spain
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed May 11, 2012

If you don't mind prices changing when you try to check-in then this is good value. We arrived and told we had to pay 60 not 50 as we were not backpackers, our backpacks and 8 months of visa stamps didn't seem to count. We were then told we could stay 3 nights at 50, but after 3 nights the... More 

3 Thank Ivecoian7
JohorBahruguesthouse, Owner at JBGuesthouse, responded to this review

Hi, Dave here, very sorry for the confusion. Our rates for the weekend and weekdays are clearly stated on our website Weekdays : Single RM40 2 Person RM50 Weekends: Single RM50 2 Person RM60 The reason for the increased rates as most of our backpackers stay for an average of 1 nights that is why we offer attached bath, aircon... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed April 9, 2011

Ok, this place is not luxurious, but it's as close as you'll get for 40 - 50RM per night. There's not that much to see in JB, but if you're shocked by prices in Singapore and can handle a commute this would make a great alternative. Otherwise, if you're travelling around Malaysia and want a break from the budget hotels... More 

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3 reviews
Reviewed November 12, 2010

We recently stayed 1 night at the JB Guest House. It's about 10-15 mins outside of JB and took us just over 30 mins by bus from JB Sentral bus stn. The info provided by the owner was perfect and we arrived at the accomodation without any trouble. We used public transport but a taxi would have been much quicker.... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Kitchenette
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
I am Dave and I have Two Private Guesthouses located in the charming area of Taman Sentosa, 3.0km from downtown Johor Bahru, Malaysia.My homestay accommodation is truly unique because it provides hotel like facilities and they are the first and only type in Johor Bahru, Malaysia.It is the first of its kind homestay accommodation in Johor Bahru for business, budget and group travelers traveling through the southern gate of Malaysia It has been established since 2008.These two types of private homestay guesthouse accommodation suit different travellers. For single or small group travelers we offer lovely private rooms at the JB Guesthouse and for larger groups we have a whole homestay house for everyone to enjoy.JB GUESTHOUSEThis two storey townhouse has 5 self contained rooms each with ensuite bathroom and kitchenette. We cater for backpackers, tourists, business and group travelers. JB Guesthouse is a perfect “home away from home” for anyone staying short or long term in Johor Bahru. For those who are waiting for Visa or business application in Singapore cut your accommodation expenses by 50% by staying in Johor Bahru Guesthouse. ... more   less 

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Address: No. 14 Jalan Songkit 1 | Taman Sentosa, Johor Bahru 80150, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Johor > Johor Bahru District > Johor Bahru
Price Range: $20 - $25 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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