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Service World Backpackers Hostel

Block 5, #02-82 , Banda Street, Singapore 50005, Singapore
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Ranked #156 of 294 Hotels in Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Stayed August 2014 on a weekend visit to see a friend. It was so good i returned for a weekend in Perfect location in Chinatown near a food court and 5 mins from the MRT station. Room has 4 bunks cleverly arranged for more privacy (each has a small curtain). Shared bathroom clean. Air conditioning and wifi both work well.... More

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Toronto, Canada
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51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

This was the cheapest hotel we could find online. The facilities were great. The location was good, comfortable beds, good shower, well managed and clean and also good value. this place is definitely recommended for low budget travelers.

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Zurich, Switzerland
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

I would recommend this hostel to anyone who visits SG. The location is perfect, the beds are comfortable and the owner Andrew is very nice. The hostel even has a working AC and the shower is the best I I've seen this month ;) For backpackers this is the ideal place to stay.

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Munich, Germany
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

The one hostel is in Chinatown the other one which has the same name (same owner) is just a few waking minutes away. The hostel itself is clean and easy. For travellers who want to live lowbudged or don't need much extras it's totally enough and the price is the best one you'll get in ttown. The owner is very... More

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Kuta, Indonesia
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

top location, very friendly and helpful staff incl mr. andrew (owner), clean rooms and toilet even the bathroom is quite tiny, lockers available for free (just use your own padlock), curtains divide the dormitory to keep disturbance little, wifi works quite good in the room as well as at the sitting area n front of the hostel, basic breakfast (toast,... More

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8 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

Situated in a great location in chinatown this place is great value. The rooms are basic but they are clean cool and comfortable. We recieved a warm welcome and were made to feel right at home. An ideal place for backpackers to stay!

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Zuerich
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46 reviews 46 reviews
16 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2013

Nice hostel but very basic and can be load if there are lots of people. The breakfast and free wifi were good. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The location near Chinatown and the MRT was very convenient and everything was a short walk away.

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Surabaya, Indonesia
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93 reviews 93 reviews
50 hotel reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013 via mobile

Just only cheap hostel with supreme location next to outrampark MRT 2-5 min walkaway. I stay on a share room for 10 ppl. The sheet just so so. The toilet was very small, but still ok for me. But the cleanliness of the toilet was so bad. Breakfast just so so, but they have their own restaurant for breakfast.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013 via mobile

The hostel is in chinatown and the mrt is enough close, just 5min walking from it. The hostel is not easy to find, it's at the second floor of a block, the batroom is really small and quite dirty. A.wifi connection is also available The staff is pretty much nice but not always present at the hostel, in fact we... More

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New Delhi, India
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6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2012

Don't come in here expecting more than a place to sleep at night, take a shower in the morning and continue your tourist experience in the city, after a delicious, but definitely basic, breakfast. The beds are bunkbed style, and I was most impressed by the security setup, whereby there was a security code to enter, and spacious lockers to... More

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Address: Block 5, #02-82 , Banda Street, Singapore 50005, Singapore
Location: Singapore > Singapore
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 4
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Service World Backpackers Hotel Chinatown
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