We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 292 Singapore hotels

Service World Backpackers Hostel

Block 5, #02-82 , Banda Street, Singapore 50005, Singapore
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Service World Backpackers Hostel to your Saves list
Service World Backpackers Hostel
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
You must enter dates to see the best prices.
76%
Ranked #145 of 292 hotels in Singapore
A recent review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2011
Mlinaqetu Hove, United Kingdom
  • Overview
  • Reviews (18)
  • Photos (4)
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

18 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    4
    9
    2
    1
    2
See reviews for
Families
0
1
6
Business
0
Rating summary
  • 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
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
There are newer reviews for Service World Backpackers Hostel
See the most recent reviews
Taipei, Taiwan
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2012

Myself and 2 other backpackers passed through Singapore, with the intentions of staying only 1 day. After a long day of airports, traveling, and hauling heavy baggage, we finally arrived at Service World Backpacker Hostel. Because our flight left at 7am the following morning, we didn't need a place to sleep. We just needed a place to set our bags... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Hove, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
35 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2011

I believe the Service World Backpackers has two properties. We were sent to the smaller hostel. This place was not only smaller in the amount of guests they can accomodate, but small all around. It felt like it was once one unit in a retail & housing block in Chinatown, but has been modified to squeeze as many beds in... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Negril, Jamaica
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2010

I love this backpackers hostel. I have enjoyed my all days and nights. it is situated in such a place where you can easily connect to other happening places. staffs are very nice and helpful. Big thanks to Mr. Andrew, Arvel, Karen, Mitch and tressa. Miss you all. Best Wishes Pema from INDIA

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
monlucont
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2010

Was supposed to stay at another hostel in the vicinity, but they were booked full so they made a few calls and gave me a map and sent me on my way. As soon as I got there, they showed me to my dorm and after paying, they pretty much left me alone for the rest of my stay. When... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Penang Island, Malaysia
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2009

Very clean budget hostel. Close to MRT and Chinatown shopping area. Situated at level 2 of residence apartmet. Highly recommended despite only one sharing toilet between all dorm and single room. Food court downstairs, you may take your meal anytime. Karen the staff is very helpful. Andrew, the owner, very friendly too.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brisbane, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2009

It's a small hostel on the edge of chinatown. 2 subway and several bus stations close by. I stayed there 3 nights and had a great time! Very nice staff, they go out of their way to help you! The rooms are very clean and have air conditioning. The bath is quite small and a little cramped and the breakfast... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Finn around the world
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2009

I stayed five nights and enjoyed it. Air-conditioning was great! Security was good; everyone had a small locker for valuables. The front door was always locked. The owner Andrew was very friendly and helpful and sat outside on the balcony (the only common area) with the guests, giving tips and telling and listening to anecdotes. The whole atmosphere was friendly... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Service World Backpackers Hostel, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Service World Backpackers Hostel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Service World Backpackers Hostel

Address: Block 5, #02-82 , Banda Street, Singapore 50005, Singapore
Location: Singapore > Singapore
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Agoda, HostelWorld, Booking.com, HostelBookers and BookingOdigeoWL so you can book your Service World Backpackers Hostel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Service World Backpackers Hotel Chinatown
Service World Backpackers Hostel Singapore

4 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (5)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Room/suite (1)
Viewed
Other (2)

Amenities

Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Restaurant
Hotel Style
#12 Best Value Hotel in Singapore
Number of rooms
4

Questions & Answers

Enter your question for this accommodation's staff to answer. Other travelers may answer as well.
    Posting guidelines