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Superb Hub @ Bugis City

148 Arab Street, Singapore 199831, Singapore
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013

We stayed at this hostel one night in Singapore - and it was clean but not good. Se stayed at a private room - but the room did not seem to be private at all. There seem to be just a thin piece of wood to the room beside - so we could hear everything. Meanwhile they charged everything. If... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

Superb Hub is like what its name stated, superb. It is clean & comfortable enough. I went with my cousin sister for Christmas shopping & we had a room with double decker bed. It is very small with a dressing table. Sort of like we can stand on our bed n our room door. That constraint like Hong Kong. Only... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2012

According to the name of the hostel it had quit a name to live up to "Superb Hostel". Maybe we missed to superb side of the hub, cause we stayed only one night there. We arrived in the evening from Mersing Malaysia and planed to spend a few days in Singapore. So we heard about the place from a French... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2012 via mobile

I actually stayed at this hostel on September 2010...it was the formula 1 weekend and I was really excited about my first international trip and watching my favorite sport live...the hostel was quite good for the price I paid at that time (35 SGD per day) it had shared bathrooms, they would charge $1 for a few basic amneties but... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2012

55 SGD = 34 € for having a 6 sqm room : shared bathroom, no blankets, no towel, no soap, no shampoo You have to pay 1 SGD for having a towel.

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2012

Before writing reviewing, it's important to mention that Singapore is a completely different kettle of fish to the rest of South East Asia both in terms of room size and price. So yes the rooms at Superb Hostel are small, but there is a lot to keep you busy in Singapore, so the likelihood is that you will only be... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2011

I stayed there during my Malaysia and Singapore trip. The Hotel is conveniently located from major attractions of the city. The Service is not so good but location compensates for it. In an all you can stay there if you want no frills hotel with value for money.

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Toulouse, France
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2011

We stayed there in 2008 and the place was a gem. Today, it is very much ran down (e.g. damp on the walls) and the rooms are separated by a very thin wall that does not even go up to the roof, so you can hear the noise from the neighbors. In addition, construction work is being done in the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2011

My friend and I checked in here after we arrived in Singapore at about 1am. Mr Tang checked us in as soon as we arrived and he was very friendly. He gave us lots of advice about the places to eat and see nearby. Our room was a twin room. It was pretty small, but had everything we needed -... More 

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Hamburg, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2011

The Hostel / Hotel is perfectly located in the "Arabic" part of the city. Nice bars and restaurants are just around the corner. I booked a single room for 50 S$ per night. After arriving there I recognized that the single room is a very small chamber with walls only up to 2 meters and not till the roof. It... More 

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Kampong Glam
This traditionally Malay enclave of Singapore offers an alluring array of shops, cafes, and bars. A walk down Haji Lane offers quirky shopping, while one block over, Arab Street is a treasure trove of brightly colored fabrics, clothing, and Turkish rugs. Stop for a leisurely coffee or cocktail and watch local kids play traditional games along the lane. Also home to the Malay Heritage Center and one of Singapore’s most prominent mosques (Sultan Mosque), Kampong Glam is a must-visit for a tantalizing taste of Malay life in this city.
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