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15 Best Homestays in Johor Bahru

Planning for a weekend getaway or want a whole house large enough for that smashing party or you just couldn’t spend a fortune in hotels for your events in Johor Bahru?

This is the best option to rent a homestay! Either you’re travelling solo, with your family, planning for your wedding or hosting business events, these homestays are bound to satisfy you with each of their own uniqueness.

Homestays are presently an uprising cool accommodation in the market that provides larger spaces, serves similar facilities and amenities as a hotel, doesn’t burn a hole in your pocket and of course privacy- you get the whole place to yourself! How amazing is that?

Don’t believe it? Then check out all this cool, quaint, unique and adorable homestays that we have in store for you!


Homestay near to LEGOLAND

1. Pang & Jessie Afiniti Homestay

Can’t find a stylish yet inexpensive place to stay while vacationing in Johor Bahru? Why not try out Pang & Jessie Afiniti Homestay with amenities provided cater to make you feel at home while away from home.

Not to mention the rooms are decorated beautifully with colourful themes that will surely capture you and your children’s heart.

Homestay Highlight:

  • Swimming pool
  • Gym
  • Microwave
  • 7-Eleven
  • Rooftop resting area
  • Refrigerator
  • Free unlimited Wi-Fi for the entire unit
  • Basic kitchen utilities provided
  • 24 hours security
  • The car park is free and safe

Good To Know:

  • You can enjoy the beautiful view of Legoland from the living room
  • Provide transport services
  • Maximum accommodation for the unit is up to 5 guests
  • 12 minutes walk (1km) to Legoland Malaysia
  • Iron, hairdryer, hangers and etc are provided
  • Washing machine provided
  • Full access to the facility with an access card
  • Early check-in is available with no cost if no guest is staying on the previous day
Pang & Jessie Afiniti Homestay
Address: Afiniti Residensi, Jalan Medini Utara 4, Bandar Medini Iskandar, 79200 Nusajaya, Johor, Malaysia.


2. The Kiddy Palace Homestay

Interested to go for a family quality time at Legoland Malaysia but doesn’t want to stay in a hotel? The Kiddy Palace Homestay is a great place for you to spend your vacation, and it is as good as a hotel plus it is not costly.

Also read: The 9 Best & New Hotels In Johor Bahru 2018 & 2019

Homestay Highlight:

  • Swimming pool
  • Flat-screen 40” TV
  • Strategically located near the expressway
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Gym
  • Electric Kettle
  • Microwave
  • Themed homestay
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron
  • Washing machine

Good To Know:

  • Check-in anytime after 3pm.
  • 3 minutes drive to Legoland Malaysia.
  • Guests are allowed to enter the facilities with access card.
  • Free private parking.
  • They provide transport service from Singapore to homestay and vice versa.
  • Essentials: Towels, bed sheets, shower gel, shampoo, toilet paper, and hand soap are provided
  • Any parties, smoking and pets are not allowed in the homestay.
The Kiddy Palace Homestay
Location: Jalan Legoland, Bandar Medini Iskandar Malaysia, Johor, 79250 Nusajaya


3. Rooftalk at Nusajaya

Set sail in the first nautical theme rooms in Nusajaya filled with exciting entertainment, spacious and clean rooms that are a great opportunity for all travellers to share their travelling experiences.

Smack right in the middle of the most happening street, Rooftalk at Nusajaya is definitely the talk of the town!

Rooftalk at Nusajaya

Homestay Highlight:

  • Provide board games, darts and other light entertainment
  • DVD player and TV
  • Nautical themes style rooms
  • Comes in a different type of rooms; captain single room, sailor premium dorm, maritime triple room, captain queen room, anchor twin room, sailor dorm
  • Rain-head showers
  • Free coffee/tea making facilities
  • Wi-Fi
  • Reading corner for in-house guests
  • Beanbag to lounge and relax

Rooftalk Room at Nusajaya

Good To Know:

  • A “Dream Wall” for travellers to share their dreams and other passions
  • Get to lounge at the common area and meet new travellers
  • Lockers are provided to keep your belongings safe
  • Towels and bed linens are provided too
Rooftalk at Nusajaya
Address: 32-02, Jalan Besari 7/2, Taman Nusa Bestari, 81200 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
Contact: +607-244 7158
Email: [email protected]


4. Kitolo Homestay

Want a big break from the city? Kitolo Homestay comes with unique design interior that is subtle and minimalizes, thus giving that warm feeling of serenity.

Also read: 11 Best Homestay Near Legoland Malaysia

Convenient, clean, spacious and cozy- what more can you ask for? This is the ideal family weekend gateway.

Kitolo Homestay

Homestay Highlight:

  • Swimming pool
  • Gym access
  • Kids playground
  • Tennis court
  • Fully-equipped kitchen
  • Features sauna

Kitolo Homestay Room

Good To Know:

  • Features different apartment style that is suitable for all families; The Seed at Sutera Utama, 1 Medini at Medini area, Twin Galaxy and JB Town.
  • May get an additional discount for more than 2 days of stay
  • 3 minutes drive to Legoland
  • 5 minutes drive to Hello Kitty Theme Park, Puteri Harbour and Pinewood
  • The lobby has nice café to lounge and chill

Kitolo Homestay
Address: A-08-W3, 1 Medini Residences, Nusajaya, 79000 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
Contact: +6016-791 9888


5. Holi Afiniti Themed Suites

Holi Afiniti Themed Suites

Looking for a place to stay near to Legoland that comes with great amenities and convenience but doesn’t want something over the budget? Holi Afiniti boasts amazing multi-style themes featuring film stars, famous singers, cartoon characters and many more.

Also read: 15 Best Hotels Near Legoland Malaysia

This homestay is not only affordable but also spacious and comfortable so that you and your family can truly enjoy your holiday!

Holi Afiniti Themed Suites Kitchen

Homestay Highlight:

  • Infinity Swimming pool
  • Gym
  • Beautiful landscape
  • Children playground
  • Open BBQ space
  • Children’s playground
  • 24 hours security
  • 10 minutes walk to Legoland

Holi Afiniti Themed Suites Room

Good To Know:

  • Provide transport service from Changi Airport, Senai Airport to Afiniti Residence at a fee
  • Stunning view from the rooftop infinity pool
  • Studio concept

Holi Afiniti Theme Suites
Address: Afiniti Residensi, Jalan Medini Utara 4, Bandar Medini Iskandar Malaysia, Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Contact: +6013-306 3331


Homestay in Bukit Indah

1. Eco Haus Homestay

Stay in a home-away-from-home at Eco Haus Homestay that was recently rated top 10 as Johor Bahru vacation home. Along with its strategic location, you can get to any attractions such as Iskandar Medini, Hello Kitty Theme Park and Legoland in just mere minutes!

Eco Haus Homestay JB

Homestay Highlight:

  • 5 bedrooms 3 bathrooms
  • Easy access to Singapore-Johor border
  • 11 minutes drive to Malaysian/Singapore custom
  • 5 minutes drive to Legoland
  • Near to delicious café and restaurant for every meal
  • Wireless internet
  • Handicap accessible
  • Good place for family or friends gathering and parties

Eco Haus Homestay Room

Good To Know:

  • Beautiful garden for outdoor parties
  • Spacious for 14 guests
  • Easy check-in and check-out system
  • Security deposit paid upon check-in
  • Provide Singapore-JB transfer service
  • Airport transfer
  • Private tour of Singapore and Malaysia
  • Surrounded with Japanese Garden mix with tropical rainforest plants

Eco Haus Homestay
Address:  No 61, Jalan Indah 12/8 Taman Bukit Indah, Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
Contact: +6016-868 2576


2. JB Homeland Dreamland

Getaway from the hustle and bustle of the city and rejuvenate at this cozy and perfect homestay centrally located at the heart of Bukit Indah. This bed and breakfast vacation will provide all the necessary comfort and leisure.

JB Homestay Dreamland

Also read: 7 Best Hotels in Bukit Indah, Johor Bahru

Homestay Highlight:

  • Covered Parking space
  • Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor and Indoor Gymnasium
  • Jogging Track
  • Children Playground
  • 24-hour Security System.
  • Wireless internet
  • Two bedrooms with queen-size bed
  • 2 bathrooms with water heater

JB Homestay Dreamland Bedroom

Good To Know:

  • 5 minutes drive to Bukit Indah Jusco, Tesco and Giant
  • 10 minutes drive to Legoland Theme Park, Hello Kitty Theme Park, Edu City, Puteri Harbour, Pinewood and Forest City
  • There’s a refundable security deposit
  • Tight security that requires an access card to enter
  • Kitchen is well-equipped
  • Flexible with check-in and check-out time

JB Homeland Dreamland
Address: Taman Bukit Indah, 81200 Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Contact: +6011-1152 6606


3. Homestay Bukit Indah (JB Home2U)

Planning for a family or friends gathering, or a place to celebrate a grand party? Homestay Bukit Indah has a large compound of 4200 sqf. This vacation home is the ideal place to have fun!

Homestay Bukit Indah (JB Home2U) Living Room

Homestay Highlight:

  • Can accommodate up to 20 people
  • 6 bedrooms
  • Big outdoor garden
  • Fishpond
  • Outdoor relaxing armchair
  • CCTV for safety
  • Wi-Fi access
  • DVD player
  • 2 sets of kitchen (outdoor and indoor)

Homestay Bukit Indah (JB Home2U) Room

Good To Know:

  • Fishpond is 5 ft deep, so it is best to have an adult guidance when looking at the pond
  • Suitable for wedding events too
  • Kids and baby friendly
  • Very close to Aeon Bukit Indah
  • 10 minutes drive to the famous attractions; Hello Kitty Theme Park, Orang Asli Seafood Village and Legoland
  • 20 minutes drive to Johor Premium Outlet, CIQ Custom and Angry Bird Activity Park

Homestay Bukit Indah (JB Home 2U)
Address: 46, Jalan Indah 10/11, Taman Bukit Indah, 81200 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
Contact: +6016-567 0888


4. I Homestay

This homestay has cute, 3D murals that you can take pictures whilst posing at your best. This is a great place to relax and enjoy your weekends with good food and shopping malls surrounding this homestay.

I Homestay Bukit Indah Living Room

Homestay Highlight:

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Can accommodate up to 15 people
  • BMB Karaoke system
  • Disco light decorations
  • Spacious carparks, able to park 2 MPV
  • Wi-FI access
  • Provide games such as; chess, mahjong
  • Provide computer for guest to use

I Homestay Bukit Indah Room

Also read: 7 Affordable Homestay In Bukit Indah With Great Reviews

Good To Know:

  • 4 minutes drive to AEON Bukit Indah shopping mall
  • Minutes away from restaurant and café
  • All shower room is equipped with water heater
  • Able to assist in event decorations
  • A fence has a few locks with memories written on them

I Homestay
Address: 241 Jalan Indah 9/3, Taman Bukit Indah 81200, Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
Contact: +6016-721 0802


5. The Loft Guesthouse Bukit Indah (Legoland Homestay)

Looking for a holiday home that are safely guarded with CCTV and securities, plus a homey design specially crafted to feel like you’re still at home.

The Loft Guesthouse Bukit Indah JB

The Loft Guesthouse Bukit Indah is a double-storey terrace house spacious for up to 15 people and ideal for a big group of family.

Homestay Highlight:

  • Kitchen is fully equipped
  • Provides rice cooker, induction cooker and also steamboat cooker
  • Features 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms
  • Safe and quiet neighbourhood
  • Parking spaces is spacious to park 2 cars
  • Patio to lounge
  • BBQ pit
  • TV and VCD player

The Loft Guesthouse Bukit Indah JB Room

Good To Know:

  • Close to most of the attractions
  • A security deposit is required upon check-in
  • Events and parties not allowed to be hosted in the property
  • Firecrackers are also not allowed
  • 3 children up to 16 years of age stay free when using existing beds
  • All children or adults are charged MYR20 for extra bed per night

The Loft Guesthouse Bukit Indah (Legoland Homestay)
Address:30, Jalan Indah 7/9 Taman Bukit Indah, Bukit Indah, 81200 Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Contact: +6012-261 7169


Homestay in Kempas

1. Eco Bed & Breakfast

Are you an environmentalist who tries to preserve and conserve our “Gaia”? Here in Eco B&B, is as the name calls it, an environmentally-friendly homestay that made conscious effort to reduce any waste and carbon footprints.

Eco B&B homestay

Let’s go green with their handmade furniture and home grown organic meals as they rouse the eco-consciousness in you.

Also read: 10 Best Hotels In Johor Bahru

Homestay Highlight:

  • Complimentary vegetarian breakfast
  • Equipped with toiletries and hairdryer
  • Coffee, tea or lemon infused water provided throughout the day’
  • Handmade furniture
  • Rescued cats around the homestay
  • Rocking bed is self-made and top attention of this homestay

Eco B&B Johor Bahru room

Good To Know:

  • Try their waffle, it taste really good
  • Cool water is provided in every room
  • Main gate is locked at 1am, so it is best to inform the housekeeper in advance if you intend to return after 1am.
  • The homestay only serve vegetarian food
  • No alcohol and smoking in the premise
  • Each room has a locker

Eco Bed & Breakfast
Address: No. 42, Jalan Setia Tropika 9/6, Taman Setia Tropika, Kempas 81200, Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
Contact: +607-244 6499/ +658-123 0049


2. Lovely Homestay

Planning for your biggest day and doesn’t know where and how to make it perfect? Recreation Group is there to assist to take care of the events; including decorations, food & beverages and of course lodgings.

Lovely Homestay is one of the few accommodations under this group to cater for large groups and events. So leave the planning to them and just enjoy the day.

Lovely Homestay

Homestay Highlight:

  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Two balconies
  • Best for wedding events, parties, family or friend gathering, business trip
  • Able to prepare, plan and decorate the house to suit your style
  • Wedding package and menu
  • Big screen TV
  • Large audio system

JB Lovely Home Stay

Good To Know:

  • Provide tour for guest to explore Johor Bahru and other places
  • You can request for catering services
  • The event management offer their best in planning events, you can leave everything in their hands
  • There’s 4 more homestay under the same company providing similar comfort and luxury

Lovely Homestay
Address: No. 44, Jalan Bukit Kempas 2, Taman Bukit Kempas, 81200 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
Contact: +6012-643 0503


Homestay in Kulai

1. House Of My Eternal Love

Aside from JB town, there are a lot more homestays up north in Kulai district, and House of My Eternal Love is one of the few good ones.

Also read: 12 Awesome Hotels Near Senai International Airport Johor

The owner spends 6 months to build up the homestay where 80% of the furniture is handmade by the workers. The abundance of love the owner showed to make this homestay and together with the cleanliness, space and affordable prices, you won’t regret staying here!

House Of My Eternal Love

Homestay Highlight:

  • Car rental service
  • Laundry service
  • Airport transfer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Air-conditioned room
  • 3 types of rooms: special, family and standard room

House Of My Eternal Love JB Room

Good To Know:

  • Furniture are handmade by workers
  • 5 minutes drive to AEON Kulai
  • Get to taste special coffee and toast in the morning
  • Can rent the place for BBQ party or birthday party

House Of My Eternal Love
Address: No.29-7 & 29-8, Jalan Ketumbar 1, Tai Kheng Park, Kulai, Johor, Malaysia
Contact: +607-663 9188


Homestay in Bandar Sri Alam

1. Harvest 29 (庄稼29)

Looking for that darling big house that is able to fit a party or even wedding guests? Look no further, Harvest 29 is one of the best homestay you can make memories of.

Harvest 29 JB

Not forgetting they too assist in planning weddings, birthday parties, business or private events which includes the meal, venue layout, decorations, audio, programs, transportation, lodgings, meals and everything else. So, your stay is well taken care of.

Homestay Highlight:

  • Bathroom with bath
  • Oven
  • DVD player
  • Terrace to relax
  • Coffee machine
  • Fully-equipped kitchen
  • 2 open gardens
  • 4 bedrooms
  • Has 2 pet dogs
  • Wi-Fi
  • Bicycle available
  • BBQ facilities with rental charges

Harvest 29 JB Room

Good To Know:

  • Allow pets
  • Only accepts cash
  • Cater for family gatherings, parties, and wedding events
  • Able to arrange and decorate the homestay to suit your needs

Harvest 29 (庄稼29)
Address: No. 29, Jalan Bayu 29, Bandar Seri Alam, Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
Contact: +6012-655 0429


Homestay in Kebun Teh

1. Citi Homestay

Relax, recharge and rejuvenate with its complimentary facilities offered in this homestay. Also, with its strategic location to all the fantastic food and shopping mall like Holiday Plaza, you wouldn’t need to travel too far just to get a bite or go for shopping.

Homestay Highlight:

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Board games and puzzles are provided
  • BBQ facilities provided at additional cost
  • Laundry services
  • WI-FI available
  • Fully-equipped kitchen
  • Coffee powder and mineral water provided
  • Fitness centre
  • Swimming pool
  • Children’s playground
  • Free parking space

Citi Homestay Room

Good To Know:

  • Required to pay deposit upon check-in
  • Children under 12 are charged for extra beds
  • Adults and older children are charged for extra beds
  • Pets are not allowed
  • Parking spaces are limited
  • 4 minutes drive to Holiday Plaza
  • 18 minutes drive to Legoland
  • 24 hours mamak store in front of the apartment


Citi Homestay
Address: Zennith Suite, Jalan Kebun Teh 2, Pusat Perdagangan Kebun Teh, 80250 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
Contact: +6012-722 1280


How To Get To Homestay Johor Bahru From Singapore

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