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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at this on 11th - 12th Nov to attend a wedding in Muar. This is rather a "backpacker" hotel...as their rooms rates are the cheapest in town so you don't expect anything fancy. If you travelling by bus this hotel is nearest from Bentayan bus terminal and it is only 7 minutes walking distance. The rooms are fitted with... More 

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Kualal Lumpur, Malaysia
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20 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed September 12, 2016

Stayed here during the festive season. The room is clean and nice with spacious bathroom for a budget hotel and flat screen TV and power shower. The reception was very friendly although she was attending to another 3 guests. Very near to almost everything including the restaurant that serves satay during breakfast and not to mention delicious mee rebus, lontong... More 

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Thank SyedOz
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

Like to thank the front office manager, Ms Zigi So for the great help in confirming a room for me though hotel is full and helping my dad and me on our Muar holiday trip! She is so helpful and made our holiday a very pleasant, smooth and enjoyable one! Hotel is conveniently located near bus terminal (for those coming... More 

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Muar, Malaysia
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104 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed June 22, 2016

This hotel is just opposite the Trinity Presbyterian Church where I pastored The rate of a double room is about RM.100. Room is simple but with flat TV and attached Bath room.. For travelers , it is very convenient as a big Bentayan Hawker Center is about 100 meters away. So is the Central Bus Station about 150 meters for... More 

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3 Thank Koa K
riverviewhotelmuar, Manager at Riverview Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Koa K, Thanks for the feedback! Great to know that you have had a pleasant experience staying in our hotel. We welcome your arrival in the near future and we will improve our service from time to time to serve you better! Regards, The Management Riverview Hotel Muar More 

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
1 review
Reviewed May 31, 2016

Bad experience with the hotel ! I booked for 3 superior room and 2 premier room, all room are fine except for one of the premier room located at level 4 was lousy. Booked for the room that can suit for 4 person but then all the amenities only for 2 person! Staff with rude attitude, no one entertain us... More 

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Thank cubzi
riverviewhotelmuar, Manager at Riverview Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Cubzi, First of all thanks for your feedback. Sincere apology for your stay experience in our hotel. It was our staff miscommunication and we will take note to improve our service. We hope this will not affect your stay again with us in near future. We always welcome your arrival! Regards, The Management Riverview Hotel Muar More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed May 2, 2016

Hi I was desperate for hotel after Classic and Townview hotel informed me that they were fully booked for the 1 May holliday period. I had to scout around for an alternative with only a few days left. I was recommended Riverview Hotel by a friend who visits Muar regular but he had told me that he has not stayed... More 

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riverviewhotelmuar, Manager at Riverview Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Wolferine, Thanks for choosing our hotel and taking your time to write your feedback. It’s a great one and glad to know you have a pleasant experience staying in our hotel. We do look forward for your return in near future and shall improve our service from time to time to serve you better! Regards, The Management Riverview Hotel... More 

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5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

Good and pleasant I would said. Very good water pressure, good ventilation in bed room and bathroom which in smoking room. Bed lines given is clean, and staffs are helpful and hardworking that we can see. I never see air ventilation in bedroom at the other hotels, except in bathroom but here's got it both! Tv channel is clear to... More 

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riverviewhotelmuar, Manager at Riverview Hotel, responded to this review

Dear BBMummy, Thank you for your visit and taking the time to post your valuable comment. It's our pleasure to serve you and we would keep up the good from time to time to serve you better in future. We look forward to welcome you back again in the future. Regards, The Management Riverview Hotel Muar More 

Singapore, Singapore
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9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed March 18, 2016 via mobile

Good room, service and staff especially receptionist Miss Kamidah who is very helpful and gracious in processing check in/out. Hotel location is about 20m walk to Bentayan Chinese Hawker centre for dinner, must try the Cha Kway Teow, Chinese Satay, Fried Sotong and Otar-otar. The hotel next door breakfast Dim Sum shop is quite average in term of food quality.

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riverviewhotelmuar, Manager at Riverview Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Edtan. Thank you for your visit and your valuable comment. We are happy to know that you had a great and confortable experience in our hotel. We look forward to welcome you back again in the future. Thank you. Regards, The Management Riverview Hotel Muar More 

Singapore
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55 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed February 14, 2016

The location is quite good, within walking distance to hawker center, shopping center and the wet market. We got the deluxe room, but when we entered, there's obviously cigarette smell, even though we asked for a non-smoking room. The noise isolation is pretty bad, there's a family that made quite loud noises in the early morning, and we can still... More 

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2 Thank aflame_SG
riverviewhotelmuar, Manager at Riverview Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Aflame, Thank you for choosing our hotel during and taking the time to drop your valuable comments. We will take note of your comments and to improve to serve you better in future. We welcome back you in the future. Regards, The Management Riverview Hotel Muar More 

Kajang
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127 reviews
68 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed January 5, 2016

Whenever I am in Muar, this will be my choice of hotel. For this time, I have noticed some upgrading have been done. The last time I came here, they had cemented the parking lots. This time, they even have covered car parks! Of course by having those, less cars can be parked there. I noticed that the bathroom has... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Riverview Hotel is the first hotel of our chain in Muar. Over the years, we have made remarkable improvement from the bell boy service to hotel exterior. With our newly-refurbished conference room and free WiFi service at all hotels, meetings and conferences are now made easy! You can easily access to the famous Bentayan Food Court which is just less than a minute walk away. During your stay with us, do not miss having a good relaxing night at the 360° bistro & lounge located at our hotel lobby. Facilities:- 24-hour reception- Housekeeping- Laundry service- Bellboy service- Conference room- 360¢X Lounge & Bistro- IDD telephone lines- Keycard system- 24-hour camera surveillance- Fire alarm with smoke detector- Complimentary High Speed WiFi service- LCD TV at hotel rooms- Satellite TV / Astro- Fully air-conditioned with individual controller- Hot water for shower- Hair dryer (upon request)- Complimentary drinking water (upon request)- Free Parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riverview Hotel

Address: 29 Jalan Bentayan, Muar 84000, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Johor > Muar District > Muar
Number of rooms: 67
Also Known As:
Riverview Hotel Muar
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“Higher floor might have less road traffic noise.”
 of 5 bubbles SyedOz, Sep 12, 2016 | Read review
“Do nnot choose the rooms facing the Jalan Arab to Jalan Bentayan (bypass road) as traffics passing just below the rooms are very noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles koak856, Jun 22, 2016 | Read review
“Take the smoke free room and ask for the away from the road(if possible)”
 of 5 bubbles wolferine07, May 2, 2016 | Read review
“Don't assume all rooms with windows are having view, need to request. Floor 1 has water cooler near the lift.”
  • View from room
  • functioning washroom
  • wall mounted TV, image quality is okay
  • open space for hanging cloth, but good enough
 of 5 bubbles PKWSingapore, Dec 22, 2015 | Read review
“nearby foodcourt”
 of 5 bubbles joppwellen, Dec 21, 2015 | Read review
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