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Shophouse The Social Hostel

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  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Awesome Cleanliness
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  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Awesome Cleanliness

Property Description

About the property

Nestled in the heart of the city, Shophouse Hostel is less than 30 minutes from Changi International Airport, Shophouse The Social Hostel is located at Arab Street, a heritage area famous for its heady mix of arts, culture, dining and fashion. A 5-minute walk from Bugis MRT Station, Nicoll Highway MRT Station. Not forgetting, Golden Mile Bus Complex and Queen Street Bus Terminal, for those coming in and out from neighbouring Malaysia. Shophouse combines affordability, comfort and convenience in a charming historical building.

For travelers who wish to travel comfortably on a budget, Shophouse the Social Hostel provides free wifi , breakfast and facilities such as shared computer terminals, a social lounge filled with books, movies and video games, laundry service and a luggage storage. Each room is equipped with an electric socket and reading light. Shophouse also provides a special ladies only floor for our female travellers.

About us

For travellers, by travellers.

As cliché as that sounds, Shophouse was started by a couple of best friends, backpackers who couldn't travel the world (yet) and wanted to bring it to them instead. So grab us if you have a minute to spare, we all have a wanderlust tale we'd love to hear or share.

About our neighbourhood

Staying central has its perks. It means it is easy to get around the major attractions such as Little India, Clarke Quay and Marina Bay Sands which are just a 20 min walk away. Whereas, getting to Chinatown is just 15 mins, direct via train.

Spending your nights here in Shophouse Hostel means that you'll be staying in one of Singapore's major cultural enclaves.

Also known as Singapore's Muslim Quarter, Kampong Glam has been revitalised over the years, bringing back it's former colour and vibrancy of the area. Traditional businesses like carpet and textile shops have blended in with an influx of indie cafes, local fashion boutiques and modern art galleries.

Guests who stay with Shophouse enjoy:
Fully Air-Conditioned Rooms
Free Breakfast & All-Day Coffee and Tea
Free Wi-Fi and Computer Terminals
Personal Reading Lights and Electronic Sockets
Individual Lockers
Luggage Storage
High Quality Foam Mattress and Bedsheets
Firm Fibre Pillows and Comfortable Quilts
CCTV Security and Room Key Card Access
Discounted Tour and Sightseeing Tickets

And not to mention the most welcoming hospitality from our friendly staff!

We look forward to seeing you in Singapore!
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Shophouse The Social Hostel Located at 48 Arab Street, , Singapore.
Shophouse The Social Hostel
Singapore 199745 48 Arab Street
82% 453
1.3007515 103.8596713
Shophouse The Social Hostel
    Rooms available Standard 6 Bed Mixed Dorm Standard 8 Bed Mixed Dorm Standard 12 Bed Mixed Dorm Standard 8 Bed Female Dorm Standard 12 Bed Female Dorm Standard 16 Bed Mixed Dorm Standard Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom

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Fri 2 Sep 2016 - Mon 5 Sep 2016 Change

Room Summary

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Latest Review

" A bit noisy "

- Noona_amira
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  • Free

    Linen Included Free City Maps Free WiFi Free Internet Access

  • General

    Security Lockers Common Room Air Conditioning Book Exchange Hot Showers Outdoor Terrace Reading Light Hair Dryers Ceiling Fan

  • Services

    Laundry Facilities Towels for hire Luggage Storage Tours/Travel Desk Postal Service

  • Food & Drink


  • Entertainment

    DVD's Board Games Games Room



Credit Cards Accepted No Curfew Non Smoking Taxes Included

Things to Note

Our reception is open from 8am to 10pm daily. Please email us if you are checking in after 10pm, and we will advise on late check-in instructions.

Check-in: 2pm
Check-out: 12pm

Cancellation Policy: 2 days before arrival

Full payment for room is required upon check-in. You can pay in cash (SGD only) or by credit card (Visa or Mastercard). There is a 5% credit card charge.

A deposit in cash of 20 SGD (or currency equivalent) is required
upon check-in.

All guests have to be at least 16 years of age.

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 2 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

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