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Rucksack Inn @ Temple Street

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   52 Temple Street, Singapore 059672, Singapore
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Ranked #19 of 183 Specialty Lodging in Singapore
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

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 1 week 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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42 reviews 42 reviews
15 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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24 reviews 24 reviews
4 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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16 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed 2 nights in the family room, Amoy with 5 others on an all girls trip. The staff was kind enough to let us check in early (arrived in Singapore at 8.30AM) at 11AM since the room was ready. Check in was a breeze with helpful staffs and soon we were ready to explore the city. Pretty handy that the... More

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Penang, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Due to a sudden visit to Singapore, i manage to find this hostel to stay for a night after asking around various hostel in china town. This is the best hostel i ever stay compare to others in Singapore. The bed are comfortable while the room and washroom are big and clean. The only lack is that the locker provided... More

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Jakarta
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

This hostel is near to restaurants, cafe, shopping center, subway, bus, etc. It's very easy to go here by train and you only need to pay $ 2.60. I arrived late in Singapore and i have to used taxi and paid $15 but when i check out, i used MRT to the Airport. The Hostel itself very clean and safe.... 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*
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