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Renaissance Johor Bahru Hotel

A warm welcome is guaranteed at our luxury hotel in one of Malaysia’s up-and-coming tourist destinations. The exquisite Johor Bahru hotel has everything you need for an unforgettable trip. Our local Navigator Kumar can tell you about the amazing array of culture, old and new, on our doorstep, including two new theme parks and the majestic Arulmigu Sri Rajakaliamman Glass Temple. Our 345 rooms have everything the modern traveler could ever need, whether you’re here for business or pleasure. And no visit to Malaysia is complete without mentioning food. Sample either the 5-star dining at all-day restaurant Café BLD or the incredible Cantonese cuisine of Wan Li — or even try both!

Battery Factory ( Kilang Bateri)

Battery Factory Tampoi, Johor was once used for the production of famous brand Eveready batteries.
Believe it or not, this former factory now operates as a shopping and dining destination. The design of Battery Factory looks very exciting after its renovation. Using red as the main color, the concept showcases the vintage Battery Factory in every corner of the building.
Address: Jalan Tampoi, Kawasan Perindustrian Tampoi, Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
Phone: +60 7 232 5121
Opening hours: 12:00 PM – 12:00 AM Daily
Hotel: Renaissance Johor Bahru Hotel
Distance: 8.14 mi

Chaiwalla and Co.

While sightseeing in JB Bazaar drop by and have a drink here.
Chaiwalla is located in Jalan Tan Hiok Nee opposite HSBC bank. It looks like an alley with a gate that marks the entrance to the famous night markets of JB Bazaar Karat. Their original fusion bubble tea is a mixture of homemade ingredients that makes it different from other bubble tea that served in that area.
Address: Jalan Tan Hiok Nee, Bandar Johor Bahru, 80000 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
Phone: +60 12 735 3572
Opening hours: Sunday - Thursday = 12 pm-12am Friday - Saturday 12 pm-1am
Hotel: Renaissance Johor Bahru Hotel
Distance: 7.24 mi

The Scandalist

A vintage shop who goes through the trouble to “curate” clothes so you don’t have to.
Situated a few blocks west of the entrance to the Causeway you'll find The Scandalist, a charming boutique featuring secondhand apparel, shoes, handbags and accessories for men and women. In particular, they specialize in gently used designer goods.
Address: 27 Jalan Dhoby, Johor Bahru, 80000
Phone: +60 7 221 2539
Opening hours: 2PM - 12AM (weekdays)2PM - 2AM (weekend)
Hotel: Renaissance Johor Bahru Hotel
Distance: 7.3 mi

The Cave

Balancing one's meal can be tough, especially when fruits, vegetables, and two plates of steak are stacked precociously.
A casual eatery built upon an earthen foundation, The Cave's interiors exude its namesake cave wall décor and hungry cavemen speak. Rounding up the menu is a list of meaty favourites including grilled steak-burgers, sizzling lamb chops, and sirloin steaks to accommodate beverages and desserts like yoghurt shakes, gourmet coffee, and crème brûlée.
Address: No. 9A, Jalan Kolam Air Johor Bahru 82100, Malaysia
Phone: +017 309 3009
Opening hours: 4pm – 11.45pm daily
Hotel: Renaissance Johor Bahru Hotel
Distance: 8.87 mi

Café Racer City Grillbar

It's a theme restaurant with quite good food that is well-presented.
Opened by the folks behind Grill Bar Steakhouse, Cafe Racer is a motorbike-themed cafe that has recently opened in Taman Pelangi, Johor Bahru. Try the chocolate lava Cake with vanilla ice cream with crushed peanuts - the lava cake is oozing, warm and not-overly sweet. It's the sweet way to end your dinner indulgence!
Address: Jalan Pingai, Taman Pelangi, 80400 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
Phone: +60 7 335 0000
Opening hours: Monday - Sunday 11.30am-11pm
Hotel: Renaissance Johor Bahru Hotel
Distance: 5.37 mi

My Little Corner

Barber Shop and Food? Never thought of that before.
After completing his apprenticeship in Singapore, owner Elvis opened the salon styling it in a Khao San Road café. He now has expanded into that theme by serving Thai food cooked by acquaintances he snagged from his regular trips to the neighboring country. It is also one of the few places that serve Singha.
Address: 57 Jalan Tan Hiok Nee, 80000 Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Opening hours: Daily 10am - 9pm
Hotel: Renaissance Johor Bahru Hotel
Distance: 7.21 mi

Miyakori Café

Can't bear to eat & drink these cute cakes and latte.
Miyakori Café is a coffee house based in Johor Bahru. It serves the finest 100% Arabica coffee and quality teas. With the tagline 'Happiness In A Cup,' they to serve a cup of happiness to each customer.
Address: no, 41, Jalan Indah 22/14, 81200 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
Phone: +0 7 244 4882
Opening hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Sunday 12 pm-10pm Friday & Saturday = 12 pm-11pm Closed Tuesday
Hotel: Renaissance Johor Bahru Hotel
Distance: 18.21 mi

Psychedelis Store

People who have been to JB before would know the existence of Psychedelis, and with good reason.
Located on top of 'The Labels' which is connected by stairs, this store carries indie brands like Badger, Wadezig and Sceamous. Hipster or vintage fashion sense is strong at this shop.
Address: No. 21A, Jalan Dhobi, Johor, 80000 Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Phone: +012 7033697
Opening hours: Tue - Sun 5pm - 2am Mon Closed
Hotel: Renaissance Johor Bahru Hotel
Distance: 7.28 mi

Mulligan’s Irish Pub & Bistro

Experience the Irish pub culture with a pint of Guinness or a Jameson whiskey seated among barrel-shaped tables and sports memorabilia.
Mulligan’s Permas Jaya is JB’s first Irish pub. It was over three years ago that owner William Ho left his baker livelihood to open Mulligan’s after traveling to Ireland and gaining an appreciation of crag, a fond Gaelic expression for “fun”. Much of what you expect to see in an Irish pub is present: woody interior, fake fireplace, bright green and gold color scheme.
Address: No 17, Jalan Permas 10/2, Bandar Baru Permas Jaya, 81750 Masai, Johor, Malaysia, No 17, Jalan Permas 10/2, Johor Bahru, 81750, Johor, Malaysia
Phone: +07 388 1869
Opening hours: 3pm to 1am
Hotel: Renaissance Johor Bahru Hotel
Distance: 0.73 mi

Arulmigu Sri Rajakaliamman Glass Temple

A matrix of shimmering crystal glass forms the walls, pillars and idols of this temple, mirroring a spectrum of light that awes visitors.
Address: No. 22 Lorong 1, Jalan Tebrau, Johor Bahru, 80100, Malaysia
Phone: +60 7 223 4935
Opening hours: Monday to Friday from 07:30 AM to 10:00 PM,Saturday to Sunday from 07:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Hotel: Renaissance Johor Bahru Hotel
Distance: 7.6 mi


This cafe offers delicious salads and meals in a rustic ambiance.
This place is of rustic ambience as wood and old timbre is used for most of its exterior designs and interior furniture. All furniture is intricately picked and designed, each with its own character. Roost café serves a range of food, from salads to heavier meals. With a book in hand, a productive yet soothing day is promised here.
Address: 9 Jalan Dhoby 80000 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia, Jalan Dhoby, Johor Bahru, 80000, Johor, Malaysia
Opening hours: Mon - Sat: 12 pm - 4 pm, 6 pm - 12 mn | Sun: 6 pm - 12 mn
Hotel: Renaissance Johor Bahru Hotel
Distance: 7.23 mi

The Girl Next Door (TGND)

Hipsters galore.
Having operated a salon and provided makeup services after getting an award for a Shu Uemura makeup competition in 2004, Beverly (the owner) was always interested in fashion so it was only natural for her to branch out into selling apparel. Mostly selling up-to-date hipster style apparel, it offers a make-up tutorials as well.
Address: 8A, Jalan Dhoby, Johor Bahru, 80000, Johor, Malaysia
Opening hours: 11am - 8pm (will extend to 12am on Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Hotel: Renaissance Johor Bahru Hotel
Distance: 7.22 mi

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Services & Amenities

  • Plush Bedding
  • Personal Navigator
  • JOYA NYC fragrance
  • Fitness Center
  • Multi-Cultural Cuisine
  • 42" Flat-Screen HDTVs
  • Koi Fish Pond
  • Complimentary Tokyo Milk
  • Outdoor Pool