Welcome back to the second CNY blog series! Well, apart from going for house visitations and eating delicious cookies, you can also enjoy a short family getaway to Johor. With the growth in tourism, Johor has achieved its share of stardom with glittering skyscrapers and entertaining amusement parks. Its nightlife beams with lights and attracts a lot of tourists to its vicinity.
Before we share with you on the things you can do in Johor, first things first, you’ll need somewhere to stay, right?!
This is a perfect time for us to introduce you Princeton Hotel Johor, a cozy accommodation that’s conveniently located in the heart of the bustling Bukit Indah commercial area.
Princeton Hotel Johor also comes with a clean, comfortable and quiet environment. The hotel is fitted with tiled flooring, air-conditioned rooms and furnished with a desk, a flat-screen satellite TV, telephone and ironing facilities. Each room comes with an attached bathroom offering heater shower and free toiletries.
Not only that, Princeton Hotel Johor is situated just opposite Aeon Bukit Indah Shopping Mall and Tesco Hypermarket! It also comes with with numerous dining and shopping attractions all within walking distance for your added convenience.
At Princeton Hotel Johor, the staff can assist with luggage storage, currency exchange and laundry services. Guests may rent a car to explore the area, alternatively shuttle services and airport transfer can be arranged at extra charges. The hotel also provides a 24-hour front desk, complimentary parking and offers free Wi-Fi access in the entire hotel.
Moreover, Princeton Hotel Johor is a 3-minute drive to Causeway Link Bus Terminal, while Senai Airport and Tuas Checkpoint are within a 20-minute drive away. The hotel location is strategic for both business and leisure travelers that are on the lookout for affordable accommodation.
Address: 47, Jalan Indah 15/2, Bukit Indah, 81200 Johor Bahru, Johor.
Contact Number: +607-232 6313
Business Hours: 24 Hours (Daily)
Here are some things you can do in Johor:
10 minutes drive to Legoland Malaysia, Hello Kitty Theme Park and Puteri Harbor
Malaysia’s first international theme park, Legoland Malaysia was opened in the year 2012 and has since then attracted thousands of visitors. A fun filled family holiday destination, the theme park has more than 70 hands-on rides, slides, shows and attractions.
Hello Kitty Town is an indoor theme park, occupying the second floor of the building it is in. It is totally air-conditioned, making it a great place to visit whether rain, shine or haze! Hello Kitty Town is more of an activity-based park for children and parents to spend time together.
Puteri Harbour is a prestigious waterfront address in Nusajaya. It is situated along The Straits of Johor separating Singapore from the Asia continent. This exciting and breathaking waterfront development charts a new destination on the world sailing map.
16 minutes drive to JB City Center
Dataran Bandaraya Johor Bahru is the main city square of Johor Bahru. The square was built in January 1994 following the declaration of Johor Bahru as a city. Surrounded by many boutiques, restaurants, food stalls, souvenir shops, shopping malls, hotels and accommodations and cafes, the main attraction at the square is the Tower Clock. Head over to Dataran Bandaraya for a shopping spree or to quench your hunger pangs.
20 minutes drive to Malaysia – Singapore Second Link
Malaysia – Singapore Second Link is a bridge connecting Singapore and Johor, Malaysia. Travelling along the Second Link usually takes less time than the Causeway due to smoother traffic in both directions
Short drive to Johor Zoo, Angry Birds Activity Park, Johor Premium Outlets, Horizon Hills Golf & Country Club, Danga Bay, Sutera Mall, KSL City Mall, etc
A fun place to visit, the Angry Birds Activity Park has a lot of interesting games and zones designed around the popular game of Angry Birds. The state of the art activity park offers a wide variety of games and attractions suitable for toddlers, kids and parents alike.
Danga Bay is considered to be the biggest recreational park in Johor Bahru. It offers a lot of activities with a touch of luxury and glamour! It houses high end retail outlets, designer boutiques and fine dines restaurants along with a beautiful Danga Bay Park.
Horizon Hills Golf & Country Club has become a household name in the golf industry in this region. Horizon Hills is a breath-taking, challenging piece of art within a 1,200-acre freehold township development in the heart of Nusajaya which itself is a key flagship zone within the Iskandar Development Region. Horizon Hills is not just another golf resort. It is an important centre for leisure and entertainment and offers a golf course that is no child’s play. With fast greens and fairways in mint condition all year round, Horizon Hills has given golf in the southern region of Malaysia an appealingly fresh new look.
KSL City Mall & Hotel is an integrated development which comprises of 500 retail outlets, 868 hotel rooms, 602 condominiums and 2800 car parks.
Sutera Mall plays an important role in transforming Taman Sutera Utama into a thriving and bustling town centre where people gather to experience an enriched lifestyle.
Johor Premium Outlets is a shopping centre in Kulai District, Johor, Malaysia. It is the first luxury premium brand outlet in Southeast Asia. With 130 outlets, find impressive savings at Aigner, Burberry, Canali, Coach, Ermenegildo Zegna, Furla, Guy Laroche, Michael Kors, Polo Ralph Lauren, Salvatore Ferragamo, Swatch, Tumi and more.
Johor Zoo is one of the oldest zoos in the country. Endangered species here include, gorillas, elephants, flamingos, horses, lions and much more. A visit to Johor zoo is a perfect way to unwind and make your children happy, entertained and educated about animals.
Do leave us a comment and share your Johor experience with us! We would love to hear from you. Happy holidays and be safe on the road! 😀