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Hotel Sentral Johor Bahru

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Shah Alam, Malaysia
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6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Average RM128 per night with no breakfast. aircond not working properly. towel is very old and I hope the management will replace it. TV signal too poor. The room - old, dusty and smelly never come back to this hotel again.

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2 Thank huszreen a
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

We checked in late around 11pm the front desk was very friendly and helpful the gave us a very beautiful swimming pool view but so sad the swimming pool was close for cleaning. Was a bit upset coz the cafeteria lady's face was so black when i came and ask how much is the breakfast. Food was ok and the... More 

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

Breakfast is optional for this hotel. They provided package to USS Singapore. Train station just 10-15min walking distance,limited halal restaurant but there are convenient store nearby. Shuttle van services available for guest.

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Thank diyanaali
managerhsjb, Manager at Hotel Sentral Johor Bahru, responded to this review

Hi diyanaali, Thank you for the compliments about our hotel facilities, and I believe the team is very pleased with your kind words. Trust you had a safe journey home and we hope to be able to welcome you back in JB Sentral Hotel sometimes soon !! Take care and be well ! Yusri Chan Hotel Manager More 

Kediri, Indonesia
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11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed October 8, 2016

I got a very cheap night in this hotel from Hotel Quickly application on my phone. It was only RM60 per night, that was a good deal. I stayed there two nights, and no complaint. I didn't have the breakfast because the apps only offer room without breakfast. I stayed in room 618 and everything works well, the air condition... More 

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Thank MugiBrillianto
managerhsjb, Manager at Hotel Sentral Johor Bahru, responded to this review

Hi MugiBrillianto, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with us. I am happy to read that you and your friends enjoyed our comfort and offer at an affordable price. Good, you took advantage of it. Thank you again for sharing your valuable comments and we look forward to welcoming you back soon ! Take... More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

Terrible service, horrible dirty room, muddy pool and dont bother with breakfast, only stayed one night because we couldnt stay any longer. Took an hour to check in, then to be told the room wasn't the room we booked for, finally after showing my booking details she swapped the room, she tells us the room wont be ready for 30... More 

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Thank Adam2189
managerhsjb, Manager at Hotel Sentral Johor Bahru, responded to this review

Hi Adam2189, Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for taking the time to share your feedback. We have noted your comments and we will definitely look into this matter and strive to improve in future. We value your comments and strive to continuously improve ourselves. We look forward to welcoming you back soon for more JB Sentral... More 

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Gili Trawangan, Indonesia
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164 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed September 20, 2016

I was a bit shocked after I left the lobby, the lobby looks fine and check in was professional. But the elevator floors were seriously dirty in need of a good vacuum, they remained such the whole time I was there. Arriving on my floor the walsk are in need of a paint job, they place looked terrible. Opening my... More 

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Thank whygoback
managerhsjb, Manager at Hotel Sentral Johor Bahru, responded to this review

Hi whygoback, Naturally, I am very disappointed to read that your stay was below your expectation. I have noted your comments on our lack of attentiveness at various in the hotel. Please be rest assured that with such feedbacks that it helps us to get better in delivering a+experiences. On the other hand, the swimming pool is under renovation works... More 

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11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed September 12, 2016

Cheap stay, dont expect too much. No toothbrush or hairdryer provided. Sheets where soiled, floor is coated with too much chemicals that when you walk out of the shower with wet feet, the floor gets slippery. Nothing fantastic. Room no. 307 air conditioning is not running cool air, but instead it is blowing out only wind. No views on the... More 

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Thank Zeno S
managerhsjb, Manager at Hotel Sentral Johor Bahru, responded to this review

Hi Zeno S, First and foremost , I personally would like to apologize to you and your partner for the bad experience you may have encountered here at Hotel Sentral Johor. I assure you my utmost attention and personal involvement to immediately take action on the shortfall and the issue of cleanliness. I understand your perception of our hotel has... More 

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85 reviews
40 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights 10 - 12 Sept 2016. My suggestion for all travelers, choose other hotel. It's a nightmare for staying here. Old hotel, less maintenance, never hope for a quality of service! Please, trust me just choose another hotel.

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Thank Aukaria R
managerhsjb, Manager at Hotel Sentral Johor Bahru, responded to this review

Hi Aukaria R, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent journey with us and for bringing to my attention the inconveniences you had experienced. This is indeed not the way it should and I do apologize for that. I believe that feedback is important and it will help the hotel to evolve and grow. Hence, for the... More 

Kuala Lumpur
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29 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

Clean hotel, spacious rooms. Everything worked fine. Only Wifi is slow, but working. The hotel is located close to the woodlands crossing. Big parking space and various spread in morning Breakfast. Overall a good hotel.

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1 Thank Vishal_Raj_07
managerhsjb, Manager at Hotel Sentral Johor Bahru, responded to this review

Hi Vishal726 , Thank you for your lovely comment and for your recommendation to other travelers. Always wonderful to hear that our guests enjoy our facilities and services provided, we couldn’t ask for more other than come back soon and we hope to see you again at Hotel Sentral Johor for another journey of discovery. Take care and be well... More 

London, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed August 10, 2016

kinda shabby hotel, but generous size rooms, great gushing rainshower, nice view and pleasant staff. as per tip of another traveller I asked for a room on a higher floor and lo and behold, he was right; floors 8 and up there is free doable WiFi !!! matrasses have coiled springs, many in Johor have that, hate them causeway yields... More 

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2 Thank maria_1550
managerhsjb, Manager at Hotel Sentral Johor Bahru, responded to this review

Hi maria_1550, Lovely review ! Thank you for the compliments about our friendly staff , and I believe the team is very pleased with your kind words. Trust you had a safe journey home and we hope to be able to welcome you back in Hotel Sentral Johor in sometimes soon !! Take care and be well ! Yusri Chan... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the very heart of town along the scenic cape of Tanjung Puteri, the Hotel Sentral Johor Bahru delightfully combines a central location for business and leisure, with a full complement of excellent amenities. Boasting a spectcular view of the straits of Johor and Singapore coast, the newly refurbished hotel features a selection of 137 elegantly appointed rooms and family suites to make your stay comfortable and relaxing.Just a mere 5 minutes away from the hotel is the Stulang Laut Duty Free Zone, a shopping paradise that also offers ferry services to Batam and Tanjung Pinang and just a short drive will take you to the city's major shopping centres, such as City Square, Jusco Tebrau City, Plaza Pelangi, Sutera Mall and Johor Premium Outelt. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Sentral Johor Bahru

Address: 17 Jl Jalan Tenteram, Johor Bahru 80300, Malaysia (Formerly Naza Talyya Hotel Johor Bahr)
Location: Malaysia > Johor > Johor Bahru District > Johor Bahru
Price Range: $19 - $33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Sentral Johor Bahru 2.5*
Number of rooms: 138
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Just book else where”
 of 5 bubbles whygoback, Sep 20, 2016 | Read review
“high levels facing CIQ”
 of 5 bubbles zenos517, Sep 12, 2016 | Read review
“rooms on floors 8 and up have acceptable WiFi,”
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  • evening view
  • causeway
 of 5 bubbles maria_1550, Aug 10, 2016 | Read review
“High floors is good”
 of 5 bubbles jcnurul, Aug 2, 2016 | Read review
“Anything at the end of the hallway”
 of 5 bubbles RajeevChauhan, Jul 3, 2016 | Read review
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