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GBW Hotel, Johor Bahru

3.5-star3.5 stars
No.9R, Jalan Bukit MeldrumJohor BahruJohor80300Malaysia

3.5-star Johor Bahru hotel with outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi and free parking
  • Collect nightsFor every 10 nights, get 1 free!
Great location
Very comfortable
Vibe is not too good
Could use a good cleaning
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From 355 reviewsTripAdvisor Traveller Rating

GBW Hotel, Johor Bahru

from $32
  • Executive Room, 1 Twin Bed
  • Executive Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Studio, 1 Queen Bed
  • Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Premier Suite, 1 King Bed
  • Deluxe Room
  • Studio

What’s around GBW Hotel, Johor Bahru


  • In Central District
  • Johor Bahru City Square - 17 min walk
  • Komtar JBCC - 20 min walk
  • Johor Zoo - 33 min walk
  • KSL City Mall - 2.3 mi / 3.8 km
  • Holiday Plaza - 2.6 mi / 4.3 km
  • Singapore Turf Club - 6.2 mi / 10 km
  • Danga Bay - 3.6 mi / 5.8 km

Getting around

  • Johor Bahru (JHB-Senai Intl.) - 33 min drive
  • Singapore (SIN-Changi) - 43 min drive
  • JB Sentral - 9 min walk
  • Free self parking

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 221 rooms


  • Check-in time 2 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms



  • Free self parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fitness facilities
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room
  • Sauna
Working away
  • Business center
  • Number of meeting rooms -
  • Conference space
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator/lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Wheelchair accessible

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Free bottled water
  • In-room safe

GBW Hotel, Johor Bahru’s small print

Also known as

  • Bluewave Hotel
  • Grand Bluewave
  • Grand Bluewave Hotel
  • Grand Bluewave Hotel Johor Bahru
  • Grand Bluewave Johor Bahru
  • Hotel Bluewave
  • Hotel Grand Bluewave


Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

  • A tax of MYR 10.00 per accommodation, per night is imposed by the country of Malaysia and collected at the property. 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.

Optional extras

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of MYR 25 per person (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Good 7.2 From 312 reviews

GBW Hotel, Johor Bahru
Need to up grade
Old furniture, bed sheet not so clean, carpet is dirty..
Iskandar, us1 night trip
GBW Hotel, Johor Bahru
Pro n cons
David K.Meng, us2 night trip
GBW Hotel, Johor Bahru
Was ok
Just not enough power points in room and tgey are located in inconvenient areas. Rooms are also old and could use some upgrading
Loy Sheng, us3 night trip
GBW Hotel, Johor Bahru
Bed bugs!!
Got bitten by bed bugs..
Rozinah, us1 night trip with friends
GBW Hotel, Johor Bahru
Very Good8.0
Chidebe, us1 night romance trip

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GBW Hotel, Johor Bahru

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