Travel advisory

Please be aware of any coronavirus (COVID-19) travel advisories and review updates from the World Health Organization (WHO). Due to the unprecedented volume of travel disruptions, refunds may take up to 30 days to process.

Johor Bahru Budget Hotels

Search over 1 million properties and 550 airlines worldwide

Members save 10% more on select hotels, cars, activities and holiday rentals. Sign up.

Free cancellation on most hotels. Because flexibility matters.

Top Budget Hotels in Johor Bahru

Baguss City Hotel
3 out of 5
No. 49 Jalan Wong Ah Fook, Johor Bahru
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
SG$56
per night
21 Apr-22 Apr
3.7/5Good! (783 reviews)

"Nice location, great staff. Friendly and helpful. Close to food and transportation."…"

Reviewed on 8 Jan,2020

Baguss City Hotel
Baguss Hotel and Serviced Apartment
3.5 out of 5
Plaza Mentari (Suncity), Jalan Kuning, Taman Pelangi, Johor Bahru, Johor
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
SG$19
per night
15 Apr-16 Apr
3.6/5Good! (199 reviews)

"I like the carpets. I like that it's spacious. I like the price. I didn't like the ants crawling on my bed and tables. I didn't like that they took my 50 RM deposit for having a late check out without letting me know that would happen in English first."…"

Reviewed on 4 Mar,2020

Baguss Hotel and Serviced Apartment
New Boutique Hotel
2 out of 5
6A-6F, Jalan Meldrum, Johor Bahru, Johor
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
SG$23
per night
15 Apr-16 Apr
3.3/5 (154 reviews)

"big room and covenient location. Building quite old and there are ants."…"

Reviewed on 21 Jan,2020

New Boutique Hotel
The Leverage Business Hotel Skudai
3 out of 5
2, Jalan Pertama, Pusat Perdagangan Danga Utama, Johor Bahru
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
SG$30
per night
6 May-7 May
4.1/5Very Good! (280 reviews)

"Nice comfortable boutique hotel. Very clean, new and modern. Has all the basic requirements of a hotel yet feels homely and cosy."…"

Reviewed on 27 Jan,2020

The Leverage Business Hotel Skudai
Somerset Medini Iskandar Puteri
3.5 out of 5
Lot 5 Jalan Medini Utara 4, Iskandar Puteri, Johor
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
SG$71
per night
15 Apr-16 Apr
4.1/5Very Good! (659 reviews)

"The property is obviously old but VERY well looked after. The staff are incredibly nice and you can walk to Legoland ! We loved our stay here ."…"

Reviewed on 24 Jan,2020

Somerset Medini Iskandar Puteri
Erica Hotel
3 out of 5
No 9N, Jalan Tenteram, Bukit Meldrum, Johor Bahru
Get Rates
2.7/5 (113 reviews)

"Service staff in a hijab was extremely polite and helpful in providing details about food and atm in the vicinity. However, room and corridor had a strong musty smell. Stained bedsheets, unflushed toilet bowl, ants all over the dresser, thick layer of dust on the sofa, black marks all over the ..."…"

Reviewed on 16 Dec,2019

Erica Hotel
Berjaya Waterfront Hotel
4 out of 5
88, Jalan Ibrahim Sultan, Stulang Laut, P.O. Box 161, Johor Bahru, Johor
Free cancellation
SG$34
per night
15 Apr-16 Apr
3.3/5 (753 reviews)

"The toilet wall had some algae Everything so far good"…"

Reviewed on 6 Feb,2020

Berjaya Waterfront Hotel
I am Jazz Boutique Hotel
2 out of 5
No. 122 & 124, Jalan Permas 10, Bandar Baru Permas Jaya, Masai, Johor
SG$33
per night
17 Apr-18 Apr
4/5Very Good! (173 reviews)

"Not bad and worth it...Staff very friendly and nice"…"

Reviewed on 11 Jan,2020

I am Jazz Boutique Hotel
KSL Hotel & Resort
4 out of 5
33 Jalan Seladang, Taman Abad, Johor Bahru, Johor
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
SG$50
per night
7 Apr-8 Apr
3.7/5Good! (5,148 reviews)

"Overall ok, easy to access"…"

Reviewed on 29 Mar,2020

KSL Hotel & Resort
Swiss-Inn Johor Bahru
3 out of 5
Lot 512, Jalan Syed Mohd Mufti, Johor Bahru, Johor
Get Rates
3.9/5Good! (498 reviews)

"Location is quite remote.. Not accessible walking to any shops restaurant or shopping malls. But overall quite a pleasant stay. Hip decorations and lobby with friendly and helpful staffs. Just a small letdown with the breakfast variations.."…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar,2020

Swiss-Inn Johor Bahru
Princeton Hotel
2.5 out of 5
No. 47, Jalan Indah 15/2, Bukit Indah, Perling, Johor Bahru, Johor
SG$37
per night
17 Apr-18 Apr
3.4/5Good! (101 reviews)

"No hot water for showering and Wifi only able to connect at lobby. In the room, totally cannot connect to WiFi."…"

Reviewed on 9 Jun,2019

Princeton Hotel
Citrus Hotel Johor Bahru by Compass Hospitality
3.5 out of 5
No. 16, Jalan Station, Johor Bahru, Johor
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
SG$37
per night
15 Apr-16 Apr
3.4/5Good! (904 reviews)

"Hotel is close by to ciq mall and mama shops, where you can find restaurants and food stalls."…"

Reviewed on 24 Feb,2020

Citrus Hotel Johor Bahru by Compass Hospitality
Beacon Inn
2.5 out of 5
20-01/02 Jalan Austin Heights 8/2, Taman Mount Austin, Johor Bahru, Johor
SG$17
per night
7 Apr-8 Apr
4/5Very Good! (42 reviews)

"Could have some board games, tables and chairs to eat. Other then that the kids enjoyed the capsule room."…"

Reviewed on 29 Oct,2019

Beacon Inn
Hotel Sentral Johor Bahru
2.5 out of 5
17 Jalan Tenteram, Tanjung Puteri, Johor Bahru, Johor
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
SG$33
per night
9 Apr-10 Apr
3.2/5 (421 reviews)

"Near ciq and a shopping mall"…"

Reviewed on 6 Apr,2020

Hotel Sentral Johor Bahru
Zoom Inn Boutique Hotel - Danga Bay, Johor Bahru
2.5 out of 5
Unit 7, 8 & 9, Block 7, Danga Bay, Jalan Skudai, Johor Bahru, Johor
Get Rates
4/5Very Good! (153 reviews)
Nice and comfy place bt not wifi.

"No wifi. Even with Malaysia Sim card, the connection for 4G is none."…"

Reviewed on 30 Aug,2019

Zoom Inn Boutique Hotel - Danga Bay, Johor Bahru
Hotel Granada Johor Bahru
3.5 out of 5
55, Jalan Indah 15/2, Taman Bukit Indah, Johor Bahru, Johor
SG$113
per night
15 Apr-16 Apr
3.9/5Good! (1,038 reviews)

"Room very clean. Staff very friendly. Around the hotel have many nice food. I will stay again ."…"

Reviewed on 19 Jan,2020

Hotel Granada Johor Bahru
Belllo Hotel JB Central
3 out of 5
21, Jalan Meldrum, Johor Bahru
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
SG$35
per night
9 Apr-10 Apr
4.1/5Very Good! (493 reviews)

"I travel around Singapore & Malaysia a lot this is the best Boutique Hotel I've found and great value for money. Staff have a great can do attitude. A big 7eleven below for anything u might need."…"

Reviewed on 19 Mar,2020

Belllo Hotel JB Central
Silka Johor Bahru
4 out of 5
Lot 101375, Jalan Masai Lama, Mukim Plentong, Johor Bahru, Johor
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
SG$44
per night
15 Apr-16 Apr
3.5/5Good! (331 reviews)

"The Staff were extremely helpful arranging onward travel"…"

Reviewed on 9 Feb,2020

Silka Johor Bahru
Can't see what you're looking for?
We've got more Budget Hotels. Find the right one for you.
View all properties
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Budget Hotels in Johor Bahru

Search for Budget Hotels in Johor Bahru on Expedia. You can easily find your hotels in Johor Bahru using one of the methods below:

  • View our selection of featured hotels in Johor Bahru
  • Use the map to find hotels in the Johor Bahru neighborhood you prefer
  • Use the filters to see hotels in a specific area of Johor Bahru, select a specific theme, brand, or hotel class from basic (1 Star) to luxury hotels (5 Stars) in Johor Bahru
  • Enter your travel dates to view the best deals on hotels in Johor Bahru - while they last

Frequently asked questions

What is Johor Bahru like for travellers on a budget?
Johor Bahru offers a variety of cheap accommodation options and places to visit, making it a great holiday choice for budget-conscious travellers. In addition to its well-known attractions such as KSL City Mall and Johor Bahru City Square, this destination is home to Danga Bay and Puteri Harbour, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Johor Bahru?
Based on reviews, Baguss Hotel and Serviced Apartment is a popular 3.5-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and a restaurant. Other good options to stay on the cheap include I am Jazz Boutique Hotel and Swiss-Inn Johor Bahru.
What's the seasonal weather in Johor Bahru?
The hottest months are usually May and April, with an average temperature of 31°C, while the coldest months are January and June, with an average of 23°C. Average annual rainfall for Johor Bahru is 2183.50 mm.
What is there to see and do in Johor Bahru?
Johor Bahru attracts visitors with its major shopping area and fun-filled theme parks, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions that interest you most, such as KSL City Mall and Johor Bahru City Square, and then look for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Johor Bahru Old Chinese Temple and Hutan Bandar MPJBT, or get outdoors at Danga Bay.
What's the best way to get around Johor Bahru?
The closest airport is 8.3 mi (13.3 km) away from the city centre in Johor Bahru (JHB-Senai Intl.). However, if that doesn’t suit your budget, you can book a flight to Singapore (SIN-Changi), located 22.3 mi (35.8 km) away. If you want to venture outside the area, hop on a train at JB Sentral.

Travelers loved these Budget Hotels

More trip options