Le Grandeur Palm Resort
Senai, Johor Darul Takzim,
Evolving with today’s demands for lifestyle-incorporated
vacations, Le Grandeur Palm Resort Johor is re-positioned to provide
an integrated experience of comfort, luxury, business, recreation,
spa, golf, adventure and so much more – promising a concept
of leisure, re-defined.
Hidden away amongst luxuriant golf greens and verdant,
tropical landscapes, Le Grandeur Palm Resort Johor sits in a world
divided from the hustle and bustle of city life, but just 3 minutes’
drive from the Senai International Airport, the main airport servicing
the state of Johor at the southernmost part of Peninsular Malaysia.
Even more strategic is its easy-accessibility with the Second-Link
Highway to Singapore just 5 minutes’ away from the resort,
and on the way to reach the Iskandar Region of Development which
is the state’s much-publicised centre of commercialism. Venturing
into the city is via one straight smooth drive of only 30 minutes.
Grandeur juxtaposed with comfort is what makes
staying in any of our 330 rooms a pleasurable experience from check-in
to check-out. Le Grandeur Palm Resort Johor offers not just a stay
but an experience and therefore you will find rooms and suites with
views of either the golf course, the swimming pool or of lush tropical
gardens savoured from balconies of bougainvilleas. Within, space
distinct and our large, signature beds define. The bathrooms, embodying
luxury with marble and en-suite glass shower cubicles, invite with
a plethora of amenities that spells rejuvenation after an eventful
day. Further, in-room facilities are expansive with a mini-refrigerator,
tea and coffee making facility, multi-channel television and radio,
bedside electronic control device, safe deposit box, hairdryer,
bathrobe, slippers, international direct dialing telephone service
with extension in the bathroom, iron and ironing board upon request,
24-hour room service, and wireless broadband internet access.
At Le Grandeur Palm Resort Johor, there is much
to discover and to endeavour, while fulfilling the aspiration of
Le Grandeur hotels to provide luxurious accommodation that is combined
with gracious hospitality.
Dining at Le Grandeur Palm Resort Johor is always
a convenient and decadent experience, as our many food and beverage
outlets can attest to. Ishwara Asian Brasserie & Terrace is
a charming enclave with a terrace overlooking the pool, in a rustic
yet elegant ambience of wood and warmth. The brasserie invites with
an exhaustive array of buffets - from breakfast, lunch to dinner
– enhanced with occasional live cooking featuring hot Asian
and local delicacies, or beckons with a fine selection of a’la
carte offerings from the menu. All this with a garden surroundings
that provide a placidity that is irresistibly alluring.
Japanese food lovers will be enamoured by the tempting
Japanese cuisine on offer at Le Grandeur Palm Resort Johor’s
Sobasei Japanese Restaurant that is true to the tradition, complete
with a sushi bar, teppanyaki live-cooking counters and tatami rooms
for complete privacy. Uncompromised in food and beverage quality,
unpretentious in service and surroundings and unmistakable in reputation,
this is an unforgettable dining experience just waiting for you
to delve into.
The Bar at Le Grandeur Palm Resort Johor is the
very place to meet and to be met; to catch up on the latest, to
quench the thirst or to satisfy hunger urges. Located strategically
at the concourse, the Bar becomes alive in the evenings with an
entertainer or two to belt out soothing strains or heated tempos.
The open ambiance of the Bar with its high wooden rafters is where
one is at peace with the lush environs.
Beneath the eaves of a typical Malay thatched-roof
pavilion reaching out to the poolside, Le Grandeur Palm Resort Johor’s
The Grill at Cocomo is the ideal setting for specialty teas, coffees,
signature cakes and pastries by day and an engaging venue for barbecues,
buffets and fine dining by night. The breeze flushing in from the
poolside provides an incessant accompaniment.
Literally translated as the Dragon of Johor Bahru,
the Chinese cuisine on offer at Le Grandeur Palm Resort’s
very own Xin-Shan Long Chinese Restaurant offers a choice of either
traditional Chinese dishes or with a touch of creative fusion with
other regional cuisines – little wonder that it prevails over
the taste-buds of many who have become regulars. The signature dishes
delivered in contemporary Chinese environs, but hosted with traditional
Chinese warmth provides an irresistible dining experience.
Literally the watering hole, the Turquoise Poolside
Bar is the isle of refreshment within the free-form swimming pool
of Le Grandeur Palm Resort Johor to wind down with a long cool drink
or a sandwich after watery exertion or while soaking up the sun.
We serve both leisure and pleasure – the ultimate vacation.
Meetings, Incentives, Convention and Exhibitions.
These very terms express the versatility in which Le Grandeur Palm
Resort Johor is able to render in terms of space, capacity, facilities
and capabilities for functions from as small as 12 persons in a
seminar to as extensive as 1500 people in a cocktail reception.
With a total of 30 function rooms that are easily-converted and
outfitted with wireless broadband internet services, we are able
to cater to varied demands for meets, banquets and conventions.
You may choose to impress with a candlelit buffet dinner by the
Olympic Pool, with entertainment on a purpose-built floating stage.
We are trained to serve with creativity. Therefore you can task
us with theme parties, barbeques, teambuilding events, telematches,
golf tournaments, garden parties, etc. - all executed with relish,
from start to finish.
We at Le Grandeur Palm Resort Johor pride ourselves
as an integrated resort with so much to do, and so much to indulge
until the moment of departure. Indoors within the Sports & Leisure
Centre, there is an 8-lane bowling alley, a Kid’s World playground,
squash courts, rental of bicycles, dartboards, billiards/snooker
tables, table tennis, board games and a mahjong room. The outdoors
are endowed with 4 tennis courts and a lawn court for anything from
futsal, volleyball, netball, athletics and teambuilding activities,
telematches to outdoor aerobics, which can be conducted by our sports
and leisure team upon request and with pre-arrangement. An Olympic-sized
swimming pool majestically graces its compound. At the hotel, the
gymnasium is where the quest for fitness can be satiated, after
which a dip in the bubbling Jacuzzi or a sweat-out in the Sauna
will re-charge both sense and soul.
For recreation that is less physically demanding
and more therapeutic in nature at Le Grandeur Palm Resort Johor,
Le Spa is the quintessential sanctuary to retreat into amidst the
palms and landscaped gardens of our little Balinese villas. Step
within its threshold and you will discover the true meaning of being
pampered from top to bottom, with massages, therapies and treatments
to rejuvenate the mind, body and spirit. There are foot baths, body,
neck and shoulder massages as well as facials using natural ingredients
and pure essences to effect the ultimate indulgence.
Yet another way to while away extraneous moments
at Le Grandeur Palm Resort Johor is at the Samsarra Boutique, a
little boutique where one will find surprising offerings of Malaysian-styled
trinkets, souvenirs, snacks, sweets to toiletries – great
for those who have little time to spare to shop for gifts or to
pick up the necessities.
With its conveniently strategic location, there
is also so much to see and experience outside of the compounds of
Le Grandeur Palm Resort Johor. Built in 1942, the massive Sultan
Ibrahim Building is Johor’s State Secretariat building, and
was once used as a fortress and command center by the Japanese during
WWII. This landmark building combines colonial and Malay architecture
with Saracenic character and fine mosaic detail, approximately only
40 minutes drive / 34km away from the resort.
The Royal Abu Bakar Mosque is a majestically grand
building and an architectural wonder and was completed in 1866.
It was commissioned by His Royal Highness Sultan Abu Bakar and is
also known as the Grand Palace (Istana Besar Johor). Built in the
Renaissance style by local artisans under the supervision of a European
architect, the original furniture of the palace was made in England
and ordered by Sultan Abu Bakar in 1866. The palace became the Royal
Abu Bakar Museum in 1982, but today, it is still used for state
ceremonies and official functions. Catch the many silverware, ornaments
as well as souvenirs by dignitaries at the museum. There are also
pictures of the royal family from the reign of Sultan Abu Bakar.
All of this approximately only 35 minutes drive / 31km away from
Le Grandeur Palm Resort Johor.
Admire a 34-metre cascading waterfall amidst a
beautiful forest at Kota Tinggi Waterfalls. The area has also been
transformed into a mini lagoon, complete with water slides, tubes
for rent and food stalls. Visitors can hike, swim, or have a picnic.
If you need transportation from our hotel, ask our concierge or
reception to arrange a tour or ride as it is approximately 1 hour
drive / 51km away from Le Grandeur Palm Resort Johor.
The first Glass Temple in the world is found in
Johor Bahru. From a distance, it glitters under the sunlight and
you feel compelled to explore it. Also known as Arulmigu Sri Raja
Kaliamman Temple, it is made of 300,000 pieces of colored glasses.
The temple is 88 years old and was recently renovated at a cost
of RM2 million. Inspired by a Buddhist temple that had a piece of
glasswork at its entrance in Bangkok, temple president S. Sinathambhy
expanded on the idea to build a temple with colored glass. The glass
temple is open from 6pm daily, and all day during public holidays
and is approximately 40 minutes / 34km away from Le Grandeur Palm
Hutan Bandar is a public park that provides the
perfect setting at which to escape the urban jungle with recreational
activity opportunities for all the family, approximately 30 minutes/28km
away from Le Grandeur Palm Resort Johor. Kids will enjoy the well-equipped
playground as well as the open-air swimming pool. There are also
plenty of open spaces where a picnic, a game of football or a spot
of kite flying can be enjoyed.
Maintained by the municipality and lying within
city limits, this gem of a public recreation park covers 32 hectares.
It presents an ideal venue for jogging or soaking in the tranquility
of the seven lakes and arboreal splendor of the tropical flora,
which have been painstakingly identified and tagged. There’s
also an Orchid Park there, which houses more than 200 species from
Taiwan, Indonesia, South Africa, and rare hybrids
Danga Bay is set to be a premier waterfront development
and one of the highlights of the Iskandar Malaysia, offering amongst
others, upscale properties, top-notch retail outlets, thrills and
spills of leisure activities, an oasis for local and international
food and beverage and top-draw events and activities. The site is
accessible via a comprehensive network of main roads, international
Airports, cargo hubs and seaports. Various mega projects have been
earmarked for this area, including a new financial and commercial
hub, hotels, exhibition and convention center, marina and upmarket
residential properties. Nestled in the south-central part of Iskandar
Malaysia, Danga Bay is Johor Bahru’s first and largest mixed
residential-commercial development. It stretches along a 25km scenic
waterfront facing the Straits of Johor and covers an area of approximately
450-acres and is approximately only 33 minutes / 28.5km away from
Le Grandeur Palm Resort Johor.
The Zone, approximately 37 minutes / 35km away
from Le Grandeur Palm Resort Johor is the largest duty-free complex
in Malaysia. It has a hotel and convention center, a floating restaurant
with a popular nightclub and a five-level shopping podium. This
hopping paradise is strategically sited on 17 acres of prime land
at the end of Jalan Ibrahim Sultan in Stulang, Johor Bahru which
comprises of four level shopping podiums, with 350,000 square feet
of shopping area and a 503 room international class hotel above
the shopping complex. Ferry links to Singapore and Indonesia are
available through the nearby Johor Bahru International Ferry Terminal.
The JB Bazaar, which began its operation on January
2010, was opened by Johor Bahru City Council to enliven the city,
which is located at Legaran Segget and along Jalan Tan Hiok Nee.
It is the venue for various business activities like a night market,
pasar karat, bazaar lambak and Luton van. Deep down at the JB city
center where pre-war shop lots were erected, a group of youngsters
are keen to showcase their fabulous collections and cutting edge
fashion sense every month in the bazaar. Expect to buy something
different from the market, as its variety of clothes, spectacles,
pants, dresses, and hats sold by the young fashionistas can attest
to. About more than 370 traders operate their business at the bazaar,
which opens daily from 6pm to 2am and is approximately only 36 minutes
/ 33km away from Le Grandeur Palm Resort Hotel.
The original Kluang Station coffee shop is the
canteen of the railway station. This station is actually a major
stop, meaning all trains, including express trains, stop at this
station, approximately 1 hour 20 minutes / 89km away from Le Grandeur
Palm Resort Johor. It now goes by the name of "Kluang Station
Rail Coffee". According to the Kluang Station franchise website,
it started operating in 1938. It is now operated by the 3rd generation
of the Lim family. They are known for their toast, which they grill
on charcoal, and doesn't taste the same as those oven-toasted toast,
and they also use real butter and homemade kaya that is made with
the finest ingredients. Operating hours are from 7.00am to 12.00pm
and 2.30pm to 6.00pm on Fridays to Wednesdays, and they are closed
Desaru is a scenic beach and resort area located
on the southeast of Johor, approximately 1 hour 35 minutes / 95
km away from Le Grandeur Palm Resort Johor, lined with palm trees
and casuarinas swaying in the wind. Aside from lazy days spent beachcombing,
engage in water sports such as swimming, boating, canoeing, fishing
The southernmost tip of Malaysia, Tanjung Piai,
approximately 1 hour 20 minutes / 89km away from Le Grandeur Palm
Resort Johor, consists of a diverse species of coastal mangroves
and is populated by a large variety of birds and wildlife, making
its nature park an ideal place for hiking. There are also seafood
restaurants on wooden jetties.
With its strategic location, luxurious and plentiful
amenities and ample attractions and shopping and dining choices,
Le Grandeur Palm Resort Johor is the perfect choice for everyone,
from families to leisure and even business events and beyond.