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Top 10 Hotels Near Istana Besar

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Johor Bahru
4 out of 5
1.1 km from Istana Besar
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM195 per night from 27 Jan to 28 Jan
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,001 reviews)

"Property was clean and comfortable. Breakfast was really delicious! Staffs were friendly as well. Will definitely return."…"

Reviewed on 4 Jan 2021

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Johor Bahru
Capri by Fraser Johor Bahru
4 out of 5
1.1 km from Istana Besar
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM200 per night from 28 Jan to 29 Jan
4.6/5Wonderful! (525 reviews)

"One of the best hotel in JB. Prime location, cozy room, easy access."…"

Reviewed on 17 Dec 2020

Capri by Fraser Johor Bahru
Suasana All Suites Hotel
3.5 out of 5
0.8 km from Istana Besar
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM136 per night from 2 Feb to 3 Feb
4.3/5Excellent! (314 reviews)
Best apthotel in JB

"Excellent room. Very clean. Nice view. Recommended."…"

Reviewed on 17 Sep 2020

Suasana All Suites Hotel
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Glex Hotel Signature Johor Bahru
3 out of 5
2.6 km from Istana Besar
Free cancellation
The price is RM103 per night from 8 Feb to 9 Feb
4.2/5Very Good! (12 reviews)
The best deal ever!

"Totally worth of the money"…"

Reviewed on 12 Oct 2020

Glex Hotel Signature Johor Bahru
Amari Johor Bahru
4.5 out of 5
0.9 km from Istana Besar
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM189 per night from 27 Jan to 28 Jan
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,088 reviews)

"Strategic location, spacious room and nice breakfast serving."…"

Reviewed on 14 Jan 2021

Amari Johor Bahru
Swiss-Inn Johor Bahru
3 out of 5
0.4 km from Istana Besar
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3.9/5Good! (506 reviews)

"Price and room is ok...juz need improve bf...taste is juz can eat"…"

Reviewed on 19 Aug 2020

Swiss-Inn Johor Bahru
Thistle Johor Bahru
4.5 out of 5
0.7 km from Istana Besar
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3.8/5Good! (997 reviews)
Average

"Room condition is average. The bathroom is not well cleaned. There is a lot of hair here and there."…"

Reviewed on 22 Jul 2020

Thistle Johor Bahru
Holiday Inn Johor Bahru City Centre
4 out of 5
0.8 km from Istana Besar
Free cancellation
The price is RM195 per night from 27 Jan to 28 Jan
3.8/5Good! (4 reviews)
Nice stayed

"Overall is great, my kids have wonderful weekend. Thanks"…"

Reviewed on 25 Oct 2020

Holiday Inn Johor Bahru City Centre
The Puteri Pacific Johor Bahru
3.5 out of 5
0.6 km from Istana Besar
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3.7/5Good! (1,000 reviews)

"Very strategically located. Accessible to many places"…"

Reviewed on 24 Mar 2020

The Puteri Pacific Johor Bahru
Meldrum Hotel
2.5 out of 5
0.4 km from Istana Besar
The price is RM110 per night from 1 Feb to 2 Feb
3.3/5 (92 reviews)
Experience stay at Meldrum

"Location is ok, simple stay. However if can fixed up behind toilet doors hooks will be easy for hung up clothing / a few more hangers and better Mug for hot water"…"

Reviewed on 16 Aug 2019

Meldrum Hotel
Belllo Hotel JB Central
3 out of 5
0.4 km from Istana Besar
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM88 per night from 27 Jan to 28 Jan
4.1/5Very Good! (505 reviews)

"looked like been downgrade previously have hair dryer in the room but this time i stayed realized no more understand the room is vacant at least 3 days before guest upon arrival if possible cleaner should clean another round before the guest arrival so that the room won't be dusty a bit"…"

Reviewed on 14 Sep 2020

Belllo Hotel JB Central
Citrus Hotel Johor Bahru by Compass Hospitality
3.5 out of 5
0.6 km from Istana Besar
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM72 per night from 27 Jan to 28 Jan
3.4/5Good! (913 reviews)

"All was good"…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar 2020

Citrus Hotel Johor Bahru by Compass Hospitality
CIQ HOTEL at Jalan Trus
3 out of 5
0.7 km from Istana Besar
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM77 per night from 27 Jan to 28 Jan
3.7/5Good! (63 reviews)

"Went thru a smooth checkin process assist by Mr Muhammad. The cleanliness is super nice. Recommended hotel"…"

Reviewed on 18 Dec 2020

CIQ HOTEL at Jalan Trus
Z Hotel Johor
3 out of 5
0.3 km from Istana Besar
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM155 per night from 27 Jan to 28 Jan
4.4/5Wonderful! (68 reviews)

"Parking my bike was safe and unique. Using lift. Awesome. The staff very helpfull. Yhe room were cleaned."…"

Reviewed on 19 Sep 2020

Z Hotel Johor
Suasana Suites by Subhome
3.5 out of 5
0.9 km from Istana Besar
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM209 per night from 27 Jan to 28 Jan
3.8/5Good! (16 reviews)

"The apartment was spacious but the furniture was Low quality. Check in was also not as smooth. Messaged the property for check in instructions but didn’t receive any response. Had to call Expedia to help get a response from the property. But was still not clear on the procedures. On top of it, the ..."…"

Reviewed on 23 Nov 2019

Suasana Suites by Subhome
Hotel J.B.
2 out of 5
0.4 km from Istana Besar
The price is RM70 per night from 27 Jan to 28 Jan
1.9/5 (10 reviews)

"Bed bugs and insect found. Need to ask staff to change the bed sheet in the middle of the night."…"

Reviewed on 27 Jun 2019

Hotel J.B.
T-Hotel Johor Bahru
2.5 out of 5
0.5 km from Istana Besar
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM45 per night from 27 Jan to 28 Jan
2.3/5 (45 reviews)
Make your money worth

"Reception is friendly. The reception is just at the doorstep looking at whoever walk into the hotel. So security is tight. No amenties except a tiny little tube of soap and shampoo. No worry becos 7-11 store is next door the hotel. Bed linen seems clean. For the price I paid worth it's worth my ..."…"

Reviewed on 12 Jan 2020

T-Hotel Johor Bahru
Attrus By LSE - Hostel
2 out of 5
0.9 km from Istana Besar
Free cancellation
The price is RM73 per night from 27 Jan to 28 Jan
4.7/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Worth to stay

"Clean, simple and well organized"…"

Reviewed on 5 Oct 2020

Attrus By LSE - Hostel
1 Bedroom JB Suites by SYNC
3 out of 5
0.9 km from Istana Besar
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1 Bedroom JB Suites by SYNC
JB Town Executive Suite
3 out of 5
0.9 km from Istana Besar
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5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)

"Excellent stay & very friendly owner"…"

Reviewed on 3 Jul 2019

JB Town Executive Suite
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Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Istana Besar?
Istana Besar is located in a welcoming area of Johor Bahru known for its array of dining options and bird watching. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, take a look at the 48 hotels and other accommodation options you’ll find within a mile.
What's the best hotel to stay close to Istana Besar?
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Johor Bahru is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data, and this 4-star hotel offers a full-service spa and 3 restaurants. It’s located just a short 0.7 mi (1.2 km) from Istana Besar. Other good options close by include Capri by Fraser Johor Bahru and Suasana All Suites Hotel.
How many hotels are there close to Istana Besar?
Expedia has 48 hotels and other accommodation options within a mile from Istana Besar.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Istana Besar, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most room reservations are fully refundable as long as you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your check-in date. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to still cancel and get a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to review the best deals available in Istana Besar.
What can I see and do near Istana Besar?
You’ll want to browse the exhibits at Sultan Abu Bakar Royal Palace Museum and Johor Bahru Chinese Heritage Museum. Sri Raja Mariamman Temple, Istana Pasir Pelangi and Istana Bukit Serene are some of the local landmarks to explore. Spend some time wandering around Marsiling Park, Woodlands Waterfront Park and Kranji Reservoir Park.
How can I get to Istana Besar?
To see more of the larger area, hop aboard a train at JB Sentral. There might not be many public transport options to choose from near to Istana Besar so consider renting a car to see more of the area.

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