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Weddings at DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru: Where Contemporary Elegance Meets Romance

Choosing between a sunny Singapore wedding and an extravagant destination celebration? DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru is the perfect solution. Its unrivaled location, just a stone’s throw away from Singapore and the causeway, offers the best of both worlds. What’s more, it exudes a distinct and relaxing urban charm, setting it apart from the vibrant energy of Singapore. However, it is not just about the location – the hotel’s remarkable level of service stands out as well. They are dedicated to ensuring every detail of your wedding is impeccably taken care of. Moreover, the diverse selection of wedding venues caters to all preferences, making it the ideal choice if you are still unsure on the type of wedding you desire. In this article, we will share more reasons on why you should celebrate romance at DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru.

7 Reasons to Celebrate Romance in the Elegance of DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru

1. Conveniently located at the heart of it all

Conveniently located at the heart of it all, DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru ensures that your wedding celebration is easily accessible to all your cherished guests, whether they are joining from Singapore or Malaysia. Situated just off Highway 1 in the bustling central business district, this exquisite venue is less than a kilometer from the vibrant City Square shopping and the prestigious Persada Johor Convention Center. For those who wish to indulge in some retail therapy, Mid Valley Southkey Mall is a mere seven kilometers away, while Aeon Mall and Toppen Shopping Centre beckon from a distance of 15 kilometers. DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru is truly the best of both worlds. 

2. Explore a plethora of wedding venue options

For those embarking on their wedding journey, DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru unveils a splendid array of venue options, catering to various wedding sizes and styles. The choices include The Grand Ballroom, The Junior Ballroom, Tosca Italian Trattoria, and Makan Kitchen. Each venue boasts its own timeless charm, offering a unique atmosphere ideal for weddings of all kinds, from intimate gatherings to grand celebrations. These versatile spaces ensure that couples can bring their dream wedding to life, promising an unforgettable and magical experience.

The Grand Ballroom

Couples who desire for an extravagant wedding should look no further than DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru’s Grand Ballroom. Known as the crowning glory of the hotel, this expansive 565-square-meter grand ballroom boasts a soaring ceiling and an impressive state-of-the-art LED screen, providing a captivating backdrop for weddings of up to 350 guests. This remarkable space is distinguished by its unique pillar-free design, generous ceiling height, and a spacious pre-function area, offering the perfect canvas for any grand celebration.

At DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru, the celebration of love is taken to new heights with its recent ballroom renovations. With the inclusion of plush new carpeting, a state-of-the-art audio-visual system, enhanced lighting installations, fresh linens, and stylish furnishings, no detail has been left to chance. Every element has been carefully chosen to enhance the overall decor and ambience, ensuring that your special day is nothing short of exceptional. These renovations were completed in early 2023, so everything is in tiptop shape. 

The Junior Ballroom

If you want to go for an intimate wedding with a touch of grandeur, the Junior Ballroom at the hotel presents the ideal setting. With direct access to a sunlit terrace, this space exudes an air of elegance, making it the perfect choice for couples looking to create a sophisticated ambience for their intimate gathering.

Tosca Italian Trattoria

In a place where love meets Italian cuisine, Tosca Italian Trattoria is the perfect setting for the beginning of your forever. With its enchanting terrace, this venue sets the stage for an idyllic outdoor ceremony by the pool, where your love story unfolds against the backdrop of stunning views over the Straits of Johor. The restaurant is located at the 13th floor of DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru, so everyone could enjoy splendid views in addition to the exquisite fusion of Western and Italian fare. They also have private rooms for more intimate celebrations

Makan Kitchen

Makan Kitchen allows you to have your special day in an eclectic all-day restaurant, wherein you can savour the finest of Malaysia’s local delights. They also offer exciting live cooking stations and a juice bar to showcase the delicious food and beverages they offer.

For more intimate occasions, private dining options are also available.

3. Choose from a variety of wedding packages

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In addition to having a wide array of choices for wedding venues, DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru proudly presents an array of meticulously crafted wedding packages designed to cater to every couple’s unique desires. Choose from Western, Malay, Indian, and Chinese wedding packages, each thoughtfully curated to encompass a specially designed wedding menu. And the perks do not end there! On selected wedding packages, you will enjoy a complimentary 1-night stay in the hotel’s luxurious bridal suite for your pre-wedding preparations, as well as a one-night stay in one of the hotel’s suites to cap off your special day. 

To top it all off, DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru is offering the most spectacular wedding sale of the year: enjoy a generous 20% savings on selected all-inclusive wedding packages! This exclusive offer remains open for weddings booked by December 31, 2023, with celebration dates available until December 31, 2024. It is a golden opportunity for couples to turn their wedding fantasies into reality, all while basking in the grandeur of the hotel’s newly renovated ballroom and the signature warmth of DoubleTree hospitality. For more information, click here

4. Embrace a unique celebration with the hotel’s commitment to sustainability

DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru’s unwavering commitment to excellence goes way beyond their wedding venues and wedding packages. Their dedicated embrace of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) practices, presents couples with an extraordinary opportunity for a wedding that supports environmental responsibility. Through the implementation of sustainable practices, such as crafting menus featuring pesticide-free plant-based offerings and locally sourced ingredients, your grand celebration can now be a conscious, carbon-neutral affair.

In fact, alongside their recent ballroom relaunch on 18th September 2023, DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru proudly introduced ‘The Nourishment Bowls,’ a concept inspired by customisable poke bowls, meticulously designed to emphasize nutritious ingredients like avocado, garlic, fish, cage-free eggs, and pesticide-free, zero waste fresh lettuce. With these, you and your guests can savour balanced, eco-conscious meals for your special day

5. Savour an exceptional dining experience with DoubleTree’s new chef

If healthy food is not something you fancy for your wedding day, not to worry as  DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru is proud to introduce its award-winning new executive chef – Chef Hashrul Sehwan. He brings a wealth of culinary expertise and a distinguished career history to the hotel’s esteemed culinary team. With a professional background that encompasses esteemed roles at DoubleTree by Hilton Melaka, Element by Westin Kuala Lumpur, and Hilton Kuala Lumpur, Chef Hashrul Sehwan has honed his culinary prowess in some of the finest establishments.

No matter which wedding package you select, rest assured that this culinary maestro will work his magic to ensure that your dining experience is nothing short of exceptional.

6. Experience the epitome of hospitality and excellence

It is not just about the chef – the whole team at DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru is all about giving you the best hospitality. Whether you want a fancy, all-inclusive hotel experience or wish to achieve the grand wedding of your dreams, this hotel is ready to create lasting memories with a touch of elegance. You can rest assured that their dedicated wedding planner and staff will help to make your wedding dreams come true.

7. Book your romantic honeymoon at DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru

After the wedding, indulge in a night of pure relaxation by choosing one of DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru’s exquisite hotel suites, with the King One-Bedroom Suite being our top recommendation. This lavish suite boasts a spacious king-sized Sweet Dreams bed, where you can unwind and allow the day’s excitement to melt away. The modern bathroom is a sanctuary of rejuvenation, offering a standalone bathtub, a revitalising walk-in rain shower, and an array of delightful amenities, including plush bathrobes. To enhance your comfort, the hotel even provides a curated pillow menu, ensuring that you enjoy a restful night’s sleep, bringing your special day to a perfect close.

In the heart of Johor Bahru, where elegance and romance intertwine, DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru offers a canvas for your most special day. With an exceptional commitment to service, breathtaking venues, and a talented culinary team, your wedding at DoubleTree is more than just an event; it’s a timeless memory. From the first vow to the final dance, let DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru be the backdrop to your unforgettable wedding day, where your dreams become reality, and where love truly knows no bounds.

Read our full review for a Quick Romantic Escape at DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru here >
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