Johor BahruMalaysia

Get away to Johor Bahru! Enjoy the theme park, zoo, and castle.

Explore the family-friendly city of Johor Bahru—shopping, theme parks, and popular sights from KSL City Mall to Johor Bahru City Square.

Known for

Shopping, Family-Friendly and Theme Parks

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Where to stay in Johor Bahru

Central District
Johor Bahru which includes heritage architecture and a mosque

Central District

Known for Shopping, Family-Friendly, Zoo

4/5(53 reviews)

Central District is known for its popular shops, and with sights like KSL City Mall and Johor Bahru City Square, you won't get bored spending a day wandering around this part of Johor Bahru.

Bukit Indah
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Bukit Indah

Known for Shopping, Friendly People, Dining

4/5(1 review)

Visitors highly recommend Bukit Indah for its abundant dining options, and you can make a stop by Aeon Mall Bukit Indah while you're in town.

Nusajaya
Johor Bahru showing a fountain, rides and signage

Nusajaya

Known for Family-Friendly, Theme Parks, Ports

4/5(16 reviews)

Nusajaya is known for its ample dining options, and you can make a stop by Legoland Malaysia and Sanrio Hello Kitty Town while in the area.

Bandar Baru Permas Jaya
The golden hanging light bulbs lit up the glass house of The Toast Cafe and gave the big space a magical aesthetic. Have a seat and enjoy a cup of coffee with friends in the cozy cafe. 

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trover photo by Tan Shu Mei

Bandar Baru Permas Jaya

Known for Friendly People, Dining, Bars

4.5/5(4 reviews)

Bandar Baru Permas Jaya is popular for its ample dining options, and you might make a stop by Sungai Latoh, a top place to visit in the area.

Medini
Johor Bahru showing a fountain, rides and signage

Medini

Known for Family-Friendly, Theme Parks, Waterparks

Visitors highly recommend Medini for its abundant dining options, and you can make a stop by Legoland Malaysia while you're in town.

Top Hotels in Johor Bahru

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
KSL Hotel & Resort
KSL Hotel & Resort
4 out of 5
33 Jalan Seladang, Taman Abad, Johor Bahru, Johor
NT$1,172
per night
Oct 28 - Oct 29

This family-friendly Johor Bahru resort is located in a shopping district, within 2 mi (3 km) of KSL City Mall and Angry Birds Activity Park Johor Bahru. Johor ...

3.7/5Good! (4,762 reviews)

"I had booked the room with two adults with breakfast included yet i was told to pay for the other person’s breakfast."…"

Reviewed on 2019/10/19

KSL Hotel & Resort
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Johor Bahru
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Johor Bahru
4 out of 5
12 Jalan Ngee Heng, Johor Bahru, Johor
NT$1,732
per night
Oct 28 - Oct 29

Located in Central District, this spa hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Persada Convention Center, Johor Bahru City Square, and Komtar JBCC. KSL City Mall ...

4.4/5Excellent! (1,261 reviews)

"Nice view from the upper floors. Food very good and the warm cookies during check in was a nice surprise."…"

Reviewed on 2019/10/14

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Johor Bahru
Amari Johor Bahru
Amari Johor Bahru
4.5 out of 5
No. 82C, Jalan Trus, Johor Bahru, Johor
NT$1,776
per night
Oct 31 - Nov 1

This family-friendly Johor Bahru hotel is located in the business district, within a 5-minute walk of Persada Convention Center and Komtar JBCC. Johor Bahru ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (1,103 reviews)

"The room is clean and spacious. It has all the essential amenities you need for a comfortable stay. Gym and swimming pool are situated side by side making it easier to combine a workout followed by a cool dip on a hot day! To top it off, the service from the staff is impeccable. They never fail to ..."…"

Reviewed on 2019/10/15

Amari Johor Bahru

Popular things to do in Johor Bahru

Legoland Malaysia
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Legoland Malaysia

3/5(9 reviews)

Enjoy a fun-packed day of adventure for all the family at this combined theme park and water park attraction.

Danga Bay
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Danga Bay

Explore the great outdoors at Danga Bay, a popular spot to commune with nature in Johor Bahru. While in this family-friendly area, find time to visit its shops.

Reviews of Johor Bahru

3.8

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5 - Excellent
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5 - Excellent 11.11111111111111%
4 - Good
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4 - Good 58.333333333333336%
3 - Okay
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3 - Okay 27.77777777777778%
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2 - Disappointing 2.7777777777777777%
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4/5 - Good

Ami

May 1, 2019

Pretty normal

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Apr 8, 2019

Food and massage affordable

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Mar 25, 2019

Johor Premium Outlet is nice.

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveler

Feb 11, 2019

We were lucky to pass both immigration checkpoints with hiring a taxi!

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Feb 5, 2019

Honestly feel Johor has evolved since I last went there (especially the malls). I don’t regret going there as there were many shopping options for me near the KTM station! (Komtar)

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