After a tiring day at Legoland with the family, the best way to continue or end the adventure is to enjoy basking into the warmth hospitalty and top notch facilities at the rebranded Jen Puteri Harbour Hotel, formerly known as Traders Hotel Puteri Harbour. If that doesn’t yet ring a bell, surely you may acquaint yourself with the Shangri-La International Hotel Management Ltd, a well known establishment that delivers its promises at best. Only a few minutes drive away from Legoland ThemePark and a 15 minute drive away from Singapore, it is ideal to put the family at ease and fun at this perfect getaway.
The Puteri Harbour is a house to a marina with two theme parks, a few restaurants and some very amazing views of nature. As you enter the reception, you will be greeted with a futuristic type of atmosphere with sea wave and spot light designs and deco. It has a lot more to offer than the standard classic premier hotel with only elegance and class. Slightly more casual and cute than the Star Trek crew attire is the female staff that are dressed in bright orange tops and black slacks.
The rooms are smartly constructed – the floors are made of hard wood and has a sofa that can be easily converted to a bed plus an extra feature of pulling out the bottom part of the couch for an extra bed. There is a flat screen TV with satellite channels, a mini bar with fruits and water and modern bathroom facilities and shower.
Even though it is tempting to stay in watching cartoons all day in the spectacular and comfortable room, you can’t when Johor’s premium retail outlets such as Toys R Us are just a few footsteps away inside of Little Red Cube, home of many other popular franchises and dining outlets that are stunning such as Sanrio Hello Kitty Town, Thomas Town and The Little Big Club. DC Super Heroes Cafe Singapore is also found here in Johor and all of these will smitten the little ones and have them forget about wanting that next trip to Disneyland.
The pool at Jen Puteri Harbour Hotel might just be one of the most outstanding outdoor pools in the state situated at the rooftop due to its infiniteless stretch. The pool has no frames or borders and spills out to the scenic view of lush greenery, yachts neatly docked in the marina and clear blue sky. Just a bend or head popped over the side of the pool could be likened to the sensation in the movie Titanic with the world at the stretch of your hands.
Other self pampering or self care amenities such as a fitness gym and jacuzzi pool are also available at the hotel. Large vending machines for food, drinks and snacks can be found in the ground floor in case of a sudden hunger or light craving at midnight. For some of the best buffets in Johor Bahru, Cafe Harbour has extensive and delicate variety of dishes ranging from soups, fresh seafood, pasta, dessert, fountain chocolate and more.
The hotel lives up to it’s gen(Jen)eration name by supplying mobile charging stations at different spots and free Wi-Fi througout the hotel for phone and tech addicts. Also, who needs to read the papers when over 2,500 free online publications can be accsessed for free on the PressReaderApp is offered at the hotel.
The hotel also provides free shuttle bus service to and fro to LegoLand seven days a week for guests and limousine airport transfer with fees applied.