If you are itching for a holiday getaway but can’t afford the money or the time, Johor Bahru is the perfect destination for a staycation outside of Singapore!

Other than cheap shopping in Johor and other activities, JB is also home to affordable private villas with relaxing pools and amazing views. We list down the best holiday villas in JB under $500 to bring your entire extended family!

Bethel Skylight Homestay Kluang

The Bethel Skylight Homestay in Kluang has seven spacious bedrooms and can accommodate up to 16 people.

Bethel Skylight Homestay Kluang
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Bethel Skylight Homestay Kluang
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Equipped with a karaoke room, private pool and barbecue area, this place is great for some much-needed relaxation and quality time with your loved ones.

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What makes this villa a standout is that it has a skyview room where you can gaze at the stars at night. Your family can also have fun playing table tennis, darts, mahjong and table football in this villa.

Address: No 133 Jalan Seri Impian 4/5 Taman Seri Impian, Kluang, Johor, Malaysia

From SGD$438 per night on Airbnb.com.sg

Recreation @ 34 Desvan Villa

This villa in JB has 5 spacious rooms and can accommodate up to a whopping 24 people. The villa is fully furnished, providing all the amenities you need for a comfortable stay.

Recreation@ 34 Desvan Villa
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Recreation@ 34 Desvan VillaImage credit: recreation.com.my

Each bedroom is designed differently and is fully equipped with comfortable beds, flat screen TV, internet access and air-conditioner.

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It has spacious backyard where the entire family can gather for a mini-party over a delicious barbecue and refreshing drinks.

It is even big enough to hold an intimate wedding ceremony!

Recreation@ 34 Desvan Villa
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One of the best things about this spacious villa is that it is very accessible to major city points and attractions like the airport, Legoland, Central Bus Station and other popular malls. It is also close to outdoor activity facilities like archery and paintball. 

Address: 34, Jalan Bukit Kempas 2/10, Taman Bukit Kempas, 81200, Johor Bahru, Malaysia

From SGD$461 per night on Homeaway

This fully-furnished villa is another big and spacious accommodation that can house up to 20 people. With 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, this villa is perfect for mini-gatherings like anniversaries, birthdays and other parties.

温馨小筑Sweet Homestay@Haven Villa Johor
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温馨小筑Sweet Homestay@Haven Villa Johor
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Have a delicious barbecue in the beautiful front yard or take a relaxing dip in the pool with your family.

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The place is also close to city attractions like The Zon Duty Free, City Square Shopping Mall and Hello Kitty Land and Johor Premier Outlet. It is also just a 25-minute drive from Senai Airport.

Address: No. 3c Jalan Dapat 1, Kampung Bahru, Johor, Malaysia

From SGD$424 per night on Homeaway

居銮泳池别墅渡假屋 (Kluang Swimming Pool Homestay)

Upon entering this villa, you will instantly be drawn to its huge gorgeous pool. There is also a karaoke room where you and your family can sing your hearts out through the entire night. 

居銮泳池别墅渡假屋 kluang swimming pool homestay
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居銮泳池别墅渡假屋 kluang swimming pool homestay
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居銮泳池别墅渡假屋 kluang swimming pool homestay
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There is also a barbecue area, complete with equipment where your family can bond at night over food and drinks.

Or perhaps set up some healthy family competition over card games or mahjong. This villa is another spacious one with four bedrooms to fit the entire family.

Address: No. 5, Lorong Berkat, 86000 Kluang, Johor, Malaysia

From SGD$427 per night on Airbnb.com.sg

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