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GBW Hotel

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Outdoor pool
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In-room safe, desk, free WiFi, bed sheets
In-room safe, desk, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of GBW Hotel

GBW Hotel

3.5 out of 5

3.6/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSri Raja Mariamman Temple14 min walk
  • Popular LocationJohor Bahru City Square15 min walk
  • Popular LocationAngry Birds Activity Park Johor Bahru3 min drive
  • AirportJohor Bahru (JHB-Senai Intl.)33 min drive

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About this area

Johor Bahru

Located in Johor Bahru, GBW Hotel is in a walkable area with good shopping. R&F Mall and Johor Bahru City Square are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's popular attractions can visit Austin Heights Water & Adventure Park and Legoland Malaysia. Check out an event or a game at Singapore Turf Club, and consider making time for Singapore Zoo, a top attraction not to be missed.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • R&F Mall - 7 min walk
  • Komtar JBCC - 14 min walk
  • Sri Raja Mariamman Temple - 14 min walk
  • Johor Bahru City Square - 15 min walk
  • Angry Birds Activity Park Johor Bahru - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Kranji Station - 7 min drive
  • JB Sentral - 16 min walk
  • Senai International Airport (JHB) - 33 min drive

About this property

GBW Hotel

3.5-star Johor Bahru hotel in Central District, near R&F Mall
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a fitness center. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a spa tub, and a sauna are onsite. All 221 rooms provide free WiFi and free wired Internet, LCD TVs with cable channels, and conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers. Guests will also find room service, free bottled water, and hair dryers.
GBW Hotel offers 221 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary bottled water. 40-inch LCD televisions come with cable channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include slippers and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is provided daily.

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness center.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe & Clean (Malaysia)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6 AM–10 AM: MYR 25 for adults and MYR 25 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Fitness center
  • Outdoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Malay

Business services

  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms - 3

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 40-inch LCD TV
  • Cable channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Desk
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax of MYR 10.00 per accommodation, per night is imposed by the country of Malaysia and collected at the property beginning July 1, 2021. Permanent residents and Malaysian nationals are exempt from the tax. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: MYR 25 for adults and MYR 25 for children (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit

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3.6
Good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 111 out of 572 reviews
5 - Excellent 19%
Rating 4 - Good. 247 out of 572 reviews
4 - Good 43%
Rating 3 - Okay. 135 out of 572 reviews
3 - Okay 24%
Rating 2 - Poor. 50 out of 572 reviews
2 - Poor 9%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 29 out of 572 reviews
1 - Terrible 5%

3.5/5

Cleanliness

3.7/5

Staff & service

3.6/5

Amenities

3.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Easy to access
Stayed 3 nights in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Best hotel with cheaper price. Very satisfied. Thanks
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

3/5 Okay

Traveled with family
seramm
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

4/5 Good

Traveled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Shower, TV English channels and power point.
Excellent view from Room 1183. The shower was not working well, drainage of water was slow. No power point at bedside. Very few TV English channels.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020