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Backpackers Inn Chinatown Reviews

27 Mosque Street S059505 (Reception), 30A Mosque Street (Hostel), Singapore, Singapore

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57%

Rating
185 Total Reviews
  • 54%Value For Money
  • 69%Security
  • 77%Location
  • 57%Staff
  • 43%Atmosphere
  • 54%Cleanliness
  • 46%Facilities

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40%

Bed was dusty. The divider between female dorm and mixed dorm was just a piece of curtain. The atmosphere was scary. Noises from KTV downstairs at night. Cant wait to get out of the dorm from the 1st night. Wanted to stay for 3 nights but checkout after the 1st night.


86%

Approachable staff. They attend to your needs immediately. Near everything - souvenir shops, restaurants, shopping centers, etc.

  • 12th Jul 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Philippines
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


66%

Just like what others commented. It doesn't really look like a youth hostel. People there are all lock-and-seal, it is hard to find anyone gathering in common area. Even though, It is still very full probably because of the attracting price. So, it is definitely a good choose if budget is your concern.

  • 5th Jul 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Hong Kong
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


46%

The staff was very cold and unwelcoming, no smile or trying to help. The bed sheet weren't even changed, facilities really dark and cold, no atmosphere at all. Location (heart of Chinatown) and safety are not too bad though, it is Singapore after all (for the safety part). Given the price you can't really complain I guess, can't have it cheap and good! But you can easily find better hostels nearby on the same street.

  • 4th Apr 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Gabon
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)




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