Amari Johor Bahru Wins “Best Halal Destination” Award at Majestic Johor Tourism Awards 2023

At the recent Majestic Johor Tourism Awards 2023, Amari Johor Bahru, a 5-star hotel located in the bustling city centre of Johor Bahru was recognized with the Best Halal Destination Award.

The annual event took place at Puteri Harbour, Iskandar Puteri, on August 27, 2023, highlighting over 40 award categories encompassing the vibrant local tourism scene.

Ms. Pauline Chua, General Manager of Amari Johor Bahru with Tuan Hj Suhairi Bin Hj Hashim, the Tourism Johor Director at the Majestic Johor Tourism Awards Ceremony.
Pauline Chua, General Manager of Amari Johor Bahru with Tuan Hj Suhairi Bin Hj Hashim, the Tourism Johor Director at the Majestic Johor Tourism Awards Ceremony.

Pauline Chua, the General Manager of Amari Johor Bahru, graciously accepted the prestigious award during the ceremony. This recognition is a testament to the dedicated efforts of Amari Johor Bahru in creating an inclusive environment that goes beyond just offering exceptional food services. Additionally, we are proud to offer designated prayer rooms, among other facilities, to further enhance the experience for our valued guests.

As a significant contributor to Johor’s tourism industry, our hotel plays a crucial role in the development and promotion of halal tourism. We are proud of our efforts in making it effortless for Muslim travelers to enjoy their visit. At Amari Johor Bahru, we are committed to providing a Muslim-friendly destination and will continue to prioritize these vital initiatives. Chua’s remarks highlight the importance of our hotel in meeting the needs of this specific market segment.

Amaya Food Gallery, the all-day dining restaurant at the city hotel, is dedicated to providing exceptional service for Muslim guests. With a focus on offering a range of Muslim-friendly menu options, Amaya Food Gallery caters to the diverse dietary needs of its guests. While the hotel specializes in Thai cuisine, the talented chefs at Amaya Food Gallery expertly incorporate authentic Thai flavors into their halal dishes. This seamless fusion allows Muslim guests to experience the true taste of Thailand without compromising their religious obligations.

Furthermore, Amari Johor Bahru has been recognized for its commitment to providing Muslim-friendly accommodations. The prestigious Muslim-Friendly Accommodation Recognition (MFAR) was awarded to Amari Johor Bahru by the Islamic Tourism Centre of Malaysia (ITC). This recognition further highlights the hotel’s dedication to ensuring a comfortable and inclusive experience for all of its Muslim guests.

Overall, Amaya Food Gallery and Amari Johor Bahru are committed to providing excellent service and accommodations for Muslim guests, allowing them to enjoy their stay while upholding their religious beliefs.

Amari Johor Bahru is proud to hold a halal certificate, showcasing our dedication to inclusivity in the heart of the city. Our venue is the perfect choice for those looking to host Muslim-friendly events, whether it’s a wedding or a corporate gathering, as our offerings adhere to the highest halal standards.

Amari Johor Bahru has recently launched new wedding packages that feature halal menu options for the reception. These carefully curated bundles are specifically designed to be hosted in our elegant function rooms.

Exploring Amari Johor Bahru Hotel

Amari Johor Bahru is a conveniently located hotel that is just steps away from various key attractions such as Komtar JBCC, City Square, and the Persada Johor International Convention Centre. Offering seamless access, the hotel is only a 30-minute drive from Senai International Airport and a mere five-minute walk from JB Sentral Customs, Immigration, and Quarantine Complex.

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