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Labuan Island, Malaysia
Reviewed 23 December 2012 via mobile

It's an old hotel. The lobby and restaurant very small but the breakfast is quite okay. The room size is big but they need to renovate and repair everything. The bathroom also big but very dirty and look old. One thing I like about our room is the view.The window is big. The reason that we stayed here because our...

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Reviewed 19 December 2012

Arrived here at 2200 hrs. The car park is in the building but have to steered my car through a narrow opening to the lift which then lifted up the car to the parking floor. N ot suitable for suvs. Entered the room..pheww..it stinks.. airconditioning not working..have to wait for one hour to get it fixed. Unpleasant odour emerged once...

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Thank zerotwone
Singapore
Reviewed 16 December 2012

Stayed in the Junior Suite for one night. The moment we entered the hotel, there was a sick stench. The lift had a carpet that we almost tripped over when we entered. The corridors on the 13th floor where we stayed were dirty with litter in every corner. The bathroom of the suite reeked of urine. There was only 1/4...

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1Thank berikar
Singapore
Reviewed 9 December 2012

Stay in a family room. Room was very run down and musty smell in the room and toilet. Made coffee in the room, after 2 hours, small cockroach was in the coffee. The bathroom has no shower gel & shampoo provided, towels were dirty with stains, no slippers provide even when I called Hskp, the staff told me that they...

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1Thank hazfam4
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 25 September 2012

Stayed here for 2 nights over the weekend. It's the type of hotel for the sake of having a place to stay sort. The rooms are pretty old school and it's spacious. The cleanliness is on the OK side. The plus point for this hotel is that it is near the bus hub to Singapore. The surrounding area is OK,...

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Thank AsianWalkAbout
Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 16 April 2012

I stayed in this hotel 15 years ago when it was the Mercure, traveling to Johor Bahru for the weekend. This hotel is a lot different now, as it's age is showing. It doesn't seem to have gotten much of a renovation since changing names. Arriving after midnight is a good deal at 100RM for a Deluxe room. The lobby...

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6Thank JasonRupp
Kuala Lumpur
Reviewed 20 February 2012

Stayed at JA Residence Hotel last weekend. Total 5 adults & 1 infant, taking 1 triple room & 1 double room. Room are reasonable with the price given & nothing to comment as the rate itself telling about the rooms. Just dont expert too high.However the good point is very conveniencea which is the location surrounding by eating places. Also...

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4Thank Satria_Neo
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 15 September 2011

Room was nice, big and good view.. but less amenities..especially bathroom..the pillow smell strange..there is few hair on the floor...anyway, its good value for money since its only RM100 plus per night.. Never expect so much..staff were friendly... Buffet breakfast just fine...not much selection and perfect location for the hotel..

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2Thank Harry0993
Netherlands
Reviewed 27 August 2011

When we arrived we were told that seeing as room before checking in was not usually done. We were glad we insisted! We were shown a room on the 11th floor and it was terrible. It had a terrible smell of mould and lots of dark traces of mould and humidity on the walls. It was very hot and humid...

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5Thank Carolpina
Netherlands
Reviewed 21 August 2011

When we arrived we had to insist to be shown a room. We were told that this is not usually done but finally we could have a look. Happily - as we would never have stayed there, certainly not with our small children! The room was on the 11th floor and all that was great was the view. The room...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about JA Residence Hotel

Address: 18 Jalan Wong Ah Fook, Johor Bahru 80000, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Johor > Johor Bahru District > Johor Bahru
Price Range: $36 - $50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 50
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“choose high floor to get a better view”
  • dirty shower screen
 of 5 bubbles abcworkshop, 26 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Rooms that face the Singaporean border.”
  • Singapore Across
  • A Room with A View
 of 5 bubbles Nadeeya180, 9 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Stay away from this place.”
 of 5 bubbles berikar, 16 Dec 2012 | Read review
“Get the room on higher floor.”
 of 5 bubbles AsianWalkAbout, 25 Sep 2012 | Read review
“Ask for a room high up with a view toward the water. The view is spectacular in the room we had on the 18th floor.”
  • View from the room
 of 5 bubbles JasonRupp, 16 Apr 2012 | Read review
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