Senai International Airport is an airport in the town of Senai. It serves the state of Johor as well as people from the southern states of Peninsular Malaysia since its opening in 1974. In 2016, Senai International Airport handled a total of 2,828,074 passengers and 6,245 tons of freight with a combination of 42,744 schedule and non-schedule commercial aircraft movements. It was a domestic hub of Malaysia Airlines until the rationalisation of its domestic routes to cut the company's losses. After agreement, Malaysia Airlines only served two destinations from Senai.
Today, the airport is managed by Senai Airport Terminal Services, which took over the operations from Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB) in 2003 and is able to handle up to 4.5 million passengers and 100,000 tonnes of cargo per annum. There are future plans for this airport to increase the capacity of the airport to 10 million passengers in the long term and turn the airport into a cargo hub. The plans are already started by recent expansions and upgrades include lengthening of the runway to 3800m and building a parallel taxiway to increase runway capacity.
Besides, this international airport also has recorded an increase in the number of flight routes by 66.67%, from nine routes in 2012 to 2015. Currently, there are nine domestic and six international routes including to Ho Chi Minh, Bangkok, Surabaya, Jakarta, Guangzhou and Shenzhen.
Legoland Water Park Malaysia is only around 27 minutes away from Senai International Airport and it has its own hotel for visitors to have a comfortable stay while enjoying their time at Legoland. This water park has been the largest waterpark in Asia. There are many activities to choose from such as wave pool, Build-A- Raft lazy river, climb and slide down tube slides and body slides, interactive play structures from Joker Soaker to DUPLO Safari. The whole park is designed for children’s fun especially in the range of 5 to 12 years. However, there are also activities that can be enjoyed by the whole family together and also for children below 5 years of age. There is a precaution for all toddlers below 2 years that are required to wear swimming diapers. Discounted tickets here are also available if you book 7 days in advance.
Johor Premium Outlets is a shopping centre in Indahpura, Kulai District, Johor, Malaysia and it is 5 minutes away from Senai International Airport. It is the first luxury premium brand outlet in Southeast Asia and it was opened on December 2011. It is easy to access by the Indahpura Interchange of the Second Link Expressway and the North–South Expressway Southern Route. It offers many luxurious international and local brands such as Michael Kors, Gucci, Dior, Padini, Adidas and many more. There are also dining options at this place from fast food to Malaysian food.
Rose Cottage Hotel Impian Senai is a one of the famous hotel for both business and leisure travelers. From here, guests can enjoy easy access to places such as Johor Premium Outlet, Impian Emas Golf Course, Pulai Spring Resort that are just some of the attractions available to visitors. This hotel is just 30 minutes away from Senai International Airport. Besides that, this hotel offers various facilities to satisfy guest. Every room provide internet, air conditioning, television, shower and coffee and tea machine. There are also service available here such as laundry service and luggage storage and 24 hour counter for help or any favour to ask.
Le Grandeur Palm Resort Johor is situated at Senai town and is less than an hour’s drive from Singapore City via the Second-link Highway and only 5 minutes away from Senai International Airport. The resort is beautifully designed with luxurious features and also gives a spectacular view from every room. The in-room facilities are equipped 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. The resort also offers dining options such as á la carte meals at Ishwara Asian Brasserie & Terrace. The Grill at Cocomo serves light meals and snacks, including cakes and specialty teas. Other dining options include a Chinese and Japanese restaurant. For drinks, The Bar features drinks and live music entertainment in the evenings. Other than that, this resort also offers spa and guests can ride an ATV through the forest, or try their hand at archery and bowling and tennis activities.