Celebrated as a crisp, efficient business-resort hotel, it exudes style and luxury infused with Malaysian hospitality. The savvy business traveller understands these qualities simply as a tradition of the hotel chain. The first encounter with luxury starts in the lobby. From pastel-coloured sunrise to glorious sunsets, the four-storey high, glass-panelled lounge is the perfect vantage point for a panoramic vista of the Straits of Johor and the northern coastline of neighbouring Singapore. The hotel, which has 406 rooms in total, features air conditioning, 24-hour reception, a hotel safe, currency exchange facility, a restaurant, 24-hour room service and a laundry service. Parking facilities are available to guests arriving by car.
The hotel enjoys a dynamic location fronting the Straits of Johor in the centre of this southern-most Malaysian city. It is close to the Sultan's Palace, about 10 minutes from downtown, while downtown Singapore is just 30 minutes away across the causeway.
Panoramic views of the Johor Bahru skyline greet guests from the elegant rooms, which feature a king-size, double or two twin beds with plush linens and duvets, en suite bathroom with marble bath, satellite/cable TV, a minibar, tea/coffee making facilities, an ironing set, safe deposit box and work desk. Deluxe amenities include Internet access, soft bathrobes and daily newspaper delivered to the door.
Edes Spa at the hotel health centre offers a two-level outdoor swimming pool with sun loungers and separate male/female locker rooms. Massage treatments, a sauna, Jacuzzi and other spa treatments including mud bath and silk wraps are also on offer. Tennis courts and a gym also feature.
The Café offers a culinary feast from à la carte selections to sumptuous buffets with a tranquil garden and pool view through the floor-to-ceiling glass wall. It is also a perfect venue for a casual weekend or holiday afternoon rendezvous with high tea being served on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays.
The following are all accepted as methods of payment: American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard and VISA.
From Sultan Ismail Airport, turn left at the end of Senai Airport Highway, passing Gelang Patah & Pontian Intersection, Skudai town and Tampoi Town. Upon reaching Bandar Baru Uda, turn left for Jalan Straits View after having passed the Petronas Station and a few rows of shophouses. From Jalan Straits View, turn left for Jalan Sungai Chat where the hotel is located.
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board