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98SG

96A Lor 27 Geylang, Singapore 388198, Singapore
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Ranked #143 of 189 Specialty Lodging in Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Everytime you entering the states, you will get garbage smell, and the stairs is very dirty. Entering the hostel on third floor is disappointed because the floor seems not get clean everyday. The room is also dirty, the linen have been used by someone. The wall in my room was so bad. The only good thing is the location near... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

the good points are cheap, near train station and restaurants. the opposites are you can not find the hotel by yourself. you have to ask people because they only put a piece of paper in front of their door written 98SG. too many rules. the stairs to the 2nd floor quite stinks, dirty and stuffy.

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Cebu City, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

It's a hostel and you got to share your rooms to 6 - 8 persons. If you are traveling in a group it's better to book a head of time so you'll get the chance to stay in one room. The place is 2 minutes walk from Aljunide train station. It's easy to travel from attraction places and malls to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013 via mobile

The hostel itself really small with a tiny little bathroom. But the bed quite nice. What good is the kindly in keeper and the backpacker mates from all around the worl who makes friendly familly environment

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Hoi An, Vietnam
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

We stayed at 98SG in March. My wife and I stayed in the 4 bed dorms. We made the mistake of staying at the cheapest hostel we could find. Keep in mind, this was still not cheap. After the final billing it worked out to $14/night/bed in a four room dorm. No bueno on the budget. So, this hostel. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

Hostel is affordable, next to mrt, very near the food court. They have a homey feel to the hostel so it's like going home after a tiring day. Very clean as well. 1 thing that's going to be a problem if you're a group is it is not certain that you will be in 1 room together, hostel follows a... More 

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Muttenz, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2013

If you just stay one night in Singapore and have to catch a flight in the morning, this is definitely a good choice. Close to the metro station and at a fair rate. On the other hand, the rooms are small, the shared facilities not the cleanest and there is a strong smell of urine in the staircase.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2012

We stayed at this place for few nights and tried to spend as much time outside as possible, because this hostel is simply a joke. Bad joke. Stuff consist of one person only, a woman who You can see only two times during You stay - when You check in and pay the money and when You check out and... More 

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Bali, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

I was looking for cheap and clean hostel in Singapore and here it is: thew room are with aircon.2 pillow and a cover for every bed. 2' walk for the MRT. nice staff ,free internet, free breakfast and nice location. i paid 18S$ per night and we was 4 in the room. great value. the bed are clean and you... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2012 via mobile

Cheap and clean (found a dead cocroach through) all the common rooms gets cleaned daily. Breakfast included, really white toast.. Ac in rooms but not on in common rooms. No good atmosphere. Staff had notes put up that no one could use tv/that lights had to be out at 12pm. Also you had to pay extra if you arrived early/late.

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