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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Was in JB... last minute want to book a room. Check in receptionist only got 1 person.. Gave us first room 1618 when we went up, there is already someone occupying the room. The room access card can tap in somemore.. went down. He gave us 1715.. this time security went up with us becox he dont believe got people...

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Malaysia
Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

Spend a nite on new year eve. Old hotel but big room, no remote control for tv. Not soundproof can hear neighbour next door. Breakfast menu very limited. But ok for me i like the mee goreng taste good. Location of the hotel next to big shopping mall n Jb central bus.

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Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

seriously bad service attitude. I book a room before my trip two weeks before, present day they told me that was not room reserved for me! what?? I were alone in the night, why can they just told me no room was.reserved and without any apologize. friends,seriously not recommend.

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Thank Denniz D
Kelantan
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Well, what can I say about this hotel? Terrible, lousy, dirty, sickening & whatever negative remarks I can think of! I checked in on 10th September 2015 for a night stay. Lucky for, it was just a night, yes, night of hell! I was given Room 1916. The lift was as terrible as the experience I had while going up...

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1Thank csfoo88
Waihi, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Reasonably priced with pleasant helpful staff. The room was just OK. Broken towel rack, leaking bidi, hairs on the bathroom floor. The room was tired but ok for a nights sleep. I didn't like the location, you can't really wander round and grasp the place, especially at night. There are other hotels in the area and a Lot of condo...

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1Thank Mikolo1
Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

Very dirty and old hotel! Very bad services from the lobby receptionist. Gave us the wrong room and also being rude on us! Do not have WiFi in the room. Very hard bed. The shower has water leakage and no warm water.The television is not working properly. Promise to repair the television but do not do so after a few...

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Thank Goh C
Reviewed 12 May 2015 via mobile

Been there for a weekend.. The whole place looks rundown and for all.the hotel there is just one service person.. There was no remote for TV or air con... No bar in the hotel.. On the positive side the hotel is located close to the causeway and malls.. And good food around nearby.. Dint try the spa though.. Not worth...

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Thank Arvind P
Selangor, Malaysia
Reviewed 9 May 2015 via mobile

I just checked out of this hotel 1/2 hour ago. There is vomitus stain near the lift to the dining area where I had breakfast. Crumbles of food beneath my bed. Breakfast was supposed to start at 7am. In the end, breakfast is ready to be served at 7.25am. There are only few good points about this hotel - spacious...

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1Thank Traveller1120y
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 1 March 2015

I booked this hotel thriugh expedia 7 hours before i reached johor bahru. Very last minute and long weekend. My intention just to stay around nearby this area with all others selections hotel was fully booked. I only have one last choice which this hotel. Everything was bad from the tune i stepped in to reception to the room. Reception...

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4Thank oshkosh2304
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
Reviewed 23 July 2014

I had book this hotel Via Asia web, the package stated include breakfast for two and included full buffet breakfast. When I went to the reception next morning to the buffet location, they told us that the don't serve buffet during Ramadan month only serve a la cart like bread and butter, fried noodle and fried rice, the worst thing...

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Address: Merlin Tower Jalan Meldrum, Johor Bahru 80000, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Johor > Johor Bahru District > Johor Bahru
Price Range: $41 - $49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — JB Central Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 200
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“Avoid this hotel at all cost!”
 of 5 bubbles csfoo88, 13 Sep 2015 | Read review
“I advice dont stay this hotels... There are many budget hotels in the same area which provide good service and acceptable room conditions. This hotel is bad.”
 of 5 bubbles XavierAzhar, 3 Feb 2014 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the higher floor, they have a really nice view of the causeway and the city”
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  • View from the 19 floor at night
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  • Standing shower with really weak water pressure
 of 5 bubbles Hotel_Reviewer_Jem, 2 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Need to change the modern decoration room and provide the new things and eletrical things. and breakfast change..restaurant need new renovation. environment in hotel need to change to new.”
 of 5 bubbles kgcl28, 1 Jan 2013 | Read review
“High floors have nice views”
 of 5 bubbles 83Bart, 15 Jul 2011 | Read review
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