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Rucksack Inn @ Temple Street

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   52 Temple Street, Singapore 059672, Singapore
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Ranked #18 of 183 Specialty Lodging in Singapore
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Locarno, Switzerland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The position of this hostel is very good: 5 min from the metro. I stayed in a six femel bed room. There was not so much space for our luggages but the beds were good. The hostel is very clean. There are separated toilets and showers (which was not so obvious in Malaysia). Staff people very friendly.

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Bangkok, Krung Thep, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been in Singapore during 20-23 September which is the period of F1 world grand prix. One of the reason that you should stay at this motel is that it's close to the MRT Chinatown that it takes only 5 minutes to get to the motel. The motel is clean and both toilet and bathroom are in good hygiene condition.... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good location, near MRT Chinatown and famous street food centres such as Smith St. hawker food centre and Maxwell. Good price for backpackers with all-day light brakfast, coffee and tea. High pressure water in bathrooms and toilets. Free wifi and 3 Macs. Friendly and helpful staffs. Down side is tiny bathrooms and toilets but I could accept. This is one... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location of the hostel was very near the MRT station and this is a great plus. The hostel has a no shoe policy and they provided us with shoe boxes to keep our shoes. The shower rooms downstairs are very tiny, and I had to be careful not to wet my clothes that I'm about to change into after... More

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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Got the chance to visit Singapore last September 12-15 to attend the Amplify 2014, the organizers booked us in this lovely place, the rooms are cool and clean, the whole place was awesome..not to mention a very friendly and accommodating staffs, especial mention to Alvin and Rosana, thank you guys from making our stay in your place a very memorable... More

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Los Angeles, California
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

I've stayed at rucksack several occasions. Rooms are extremely we'll looked after, clean and comfortable. They have a strict no shoe (a reminder that it's standard in Asia to take your shoes off in doors) policy and it seems as if they are always mopping. For the amount of traffic going through this place it is immaculate and the cleaning... More

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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

It was really fun,I like it coz of its proximity to MRT station,it's just 2mins walk. There are lots of food resto/hawkers nearby. Plus it's close to shops for souvenirs. The rooms are so clean and they have very accommodating staff.

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Nicosia, Cyprus
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Hostels must be more friendly, we are backpackers ! They don't have to think money in the beginning, they must think to help the travellers !! That is why i am giving away a very bad review !! I had 3 nights to stay, i stayed only 1 and they charged me for 2 nights, i paid 26 SGD for... More

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RucksackInnTemSt, General Manager at Rucksack Inn @ Temple Street, responded to this review

Dear Oguz, I am sorry to hear that you left Rucksack Inn with a bitter taste. I would like to clarify that our terms and conditions for late cancellation applies if bookings are cancelled within 72 hours of your first night. I understand prior to your arrival, your initial booking was for 4 nights and it was shortened to 3... More

Tomohon, Indonesia
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

A great choice for staying a couple of days in Singapore. Close to the underground and many restaurants around the hostel. All the staff is very friendly and helpfull. Clean dorms and bathroom facilities. Mac computers in the lobby for checking mails, etc. We would come again. Thanks for all.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

The communal area of the hostel are fine, shiny Apple Macs free for everyone to use, fast WiFi, breakfast/lounge area. Showers are powerful and the place is generally kept very clean. Also, the girl on the front desk was very friendly. However, we were in the 12 bed dorm and it was very cramped, I feel they have crammed in... More

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RucksackInnTemSt, General Manager at Rucksack Inn @ Temple Street, responded to this review

Dear Joe, Thank you for your compliments on our facilities, cleanliness and friendly crew. I am pleased we met your expectations in those areas. With regards to the size of our rooms, we try our best to accommodate as many travellers here on a shoe-string budget without compromising the comforts of our guests. Nevertheless, I value your feedback and if... More

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Address: 52 Temple Street, Singapore 059672, Singapore
Location: Singapore > Singapore
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Rucksack Inn @ Temple Street 2*
Number of rooms: 13
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