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Overview of GBW Hotel

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Guest reviews

3.6/5 Good
565 reviews
Guests rated this property 3.5/5 for cleanliness.

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Air conditioning

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Highlights

Popular LocationR&F Mall7 min walk
Popular LocationJohor Bahru City Square15 min walk
Popular LocationKSL City Mall9 min drive
AirportJohor Bahru (JHB-Senai Intl.)37 min drive

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  • Executive Twin Room

    Room amenities

    • 731 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Executive Double Room

    Room amenities

    • 731 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Studio Queen Room

    Room amenities

    • 538 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Deluxe Queen Room

    Room amenities

    • 355 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Premier Suite, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • 710 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Deluxe Twin Room

    Room amenities

    • 355 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Studio

    Room amenities

    • 538 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
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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 exploring 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.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • R&F Mall - 7 min walk
  • Johor Bahru City Square - 15 min walk
  • KSL City Mall - 9 min drive
  • Danga Bay - 12 min drive
  • Singapore Zoo - 43 min drive

Getting around

  • Kranji Station - 7 min drive
  • JB Sentral - 12 min walk
  • Johor Bahru (JHB-Senai Intl.) - 37 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 centre. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a spa tub and a sauna are on-site. All 221 rooms provide free WiFi and free wired Internet, LCD TVs with cable channels, and conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers. Guests will also find room service (during limited hours), free bottled water and hairdryers.
GBW Hotel offers 221 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and complimentary bottles of water. 40-inch LCD televisions come with cable channels. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include slippers and hairdryers.
This Johor Bahru hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness centre.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

Free self parking

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 centre
Outdoor pool
Sauna
Hot tub
Steam room

Family friendly

Dry-cleaning service
Laundry facilities
Outdoor pool
Fridge

Conveniences

Banquet hall
Lift
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

3 meeting rooms
Business centre
Conference space

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
In-room accessibility
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

Air conditioning
Linens

Bathroom

Hairdryer
Towels

Entertainment

40-inch LCD TV
TV channels

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Free bottled water
Fridge

More

Desk
Phone
Safe
Slippers

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM and midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
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.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

JCB InternationalMastercardVisa

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the 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.

Property is also known as

GBW Hotel Johor Bahru
GBW Johor Bahru
Grand Bluewave Hotel

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at GBW Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, GBW Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to GBW Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does this property have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is this property pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this hotel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this hotel?
Check-in is from 2 PM to midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at this hotel?
Checkout is at noon.
Where is this hotel located?
Located in Central District, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of R&F Mall and Johor Bahru City Square. KSL City Mall and Paradigm Mall Johor Bahru are also within 9 mi (15 km). JB Sentral is 12 minutes by foot.

Guest reviews

5 - Excellent
108
4 - Good
244
3 - Okay
134
2 - Mediocre
50
1 - Poor
29
3.5
Cleanliness
3.7
Service and Staff
3.4
Amenities
3.4
Property condition

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

3/5

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service

Poor ammenities

The room was fine except for a few things. 1. The wifi signal inside the room is poor. Had difficult to connect with phones. 2. Unable to connect wifi for more than 1 connections 3. The television is signal is bad. Difficult to change the channel and adjust the volume using the remote. 4. The entrance door has no 2nd locking as it is faulty. 5. No power point near to the beds. Inconvenience to charge the phone and need to search for power points.

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

fast response and patient from service staff after calling few times

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

3/5

  • Liked: Staff & service

The stay is good. The staff is good. It is my second visit. But I had found people clothes for my second visit underneath the bed. I had feedback the staff on the reception and they quickly transfer the room to another room. Overall, my stay is good.

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020