Taman Skudai Baru is a housing area sited in Skudai, a rapidly expanding suburb of Johor Bahru. It is also a part of the new growth corridor of southwest Johor. It is placed 8 km from Kulai, 4 km from Senai, and 16 km from Johor Bahru city.
Some other nearby towns and residential neighbourhoods are Taman Universiti, Taman Sri Skudai, Taman Desa Skudai, Taman Impian Skudai, Taman Sutera Utama, Bandar Selesa Jaya, Taman Bukit Indah, Taman Jaya, Taman Skudai Indah, Taman Nusa Bestari, Taman Nusa Bestari 2, Taman Skudai Ria as well as Taman Impian Emas.
Eateries and food outlets are among the many amenities offered at Taman Skudai Baru. Wide variety of Malay, Chinese, and Indian food are being served in food stalls and restaurants. Also, mamak stalls are available and can be found mostly in Taman Universiti.
As for schools situated near Taman Skudai Baru include SMK Taman Tun Aminah, SM Taman Skudai Baru, SM Taman Universiti, SMK Skudai, and SM Taman Desa Skudai. Moreover, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) and Southern College are also within reasonable distance from the area.