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.

Madras Hotel Eminence

2.5 of 5 407 Jalan Besar, Singapore, Singapore
Hotel website
Hotel website
Special Price
F1 Low Rates & Discounts
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
Madras Hotel Eminence
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Madras Hotel Eminence
Write a Review

66 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    8
    27
    22
    4
    5
See reviews for
30
11
10
4
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (11)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (66)
  • Mar-May only
    (14)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (17)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (20)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (15)
All months
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

This hotel was terrible from the moment we arrived at 7am. We couldn't book in even though we notified them of our long overnight international flight with a child. Staff were unfriendly with no smiles. They kept changing us room after room due to rooms not being ready & beds made, also two rooms stinking so bad of smoke you... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I randomly walked into this hotel, and for the price, its a poor hotel. It's dirty, with visible dirt on the floor and in the bathroom, the kind you could easily just wipe off. We had two beds but one of them did not have sheets. Blankets and towels were not folded. No toiletries provided. I will not stay here... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Yunlin, Taiwan
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I was informed about room problems upon check-in and the staff sent me a business card of the other hotel. According to the staff, it was an "upgrade" due to their room problems. The staff also gave me SGD10 for taking taxi to the alternate hotel. When I arrive the other hotel, I was upset and couldn't go back to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Bangalore, India
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
29 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

POSITIVES : We reached the hotel at 8:30 in the morning and they allowed us to check in early. Receptionists were helpful ,Both , girl in the day shift and the guy(though without a smile) in the night were helpful and guided us very well,They also provided us umbrellas when it was raining. Breakfast was basic (bread,butter,jam,scrambled eggs which was... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Location of hotel is very central. We could walk down to Little India/Mustafa area for Indian food. Also the metro stations are at walk able distance. Bus station are exactly opposite to the hotel. Regarding food, they daily provide same menus in the breakfast (tea/coffee/milk/chocolate milk, egg scramble, jam, butter, bread and banana). If you are staying in this hotel... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bangalore
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

I was on a business trip to Singapore and chose this hotel to stay for 3 nights as the location of the hotel is pretty nice and closer to my work location. The room which i was given was extremely small which i think is a norm in most of the Singapore hotels. The wifi was also very patchy and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brisbane, Australia
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

The reception staff were very helpful. The room was cramped shabby and tired although recently renovated bathroom was good. There was no view at all - just look at a wall. There were no chairs for seating; no supplied tea or coffee and the keysafe did not work. The breakfast was very average. The hotel was some walk from nearest... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Cologne, Germany
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

Actually it is quite difficult to rate a hotel in Singapore as hotels in general are extremely overprized. We paid around 100 EUR for a triple which was quite small with a tiny window. However, the room was clean (except under the bed, where we found a used condom), bathroom was alright and the location of the hotel convenient. The... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
County Down, United Kingdom
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013 via mobile

My partner, myself and another couple stayed here for a weekend while in Singapore. We were looking a budget hotel that accommodated the 4 of us and this hotel did. We stayed in two adjoining rooms that were clean and laid out well. The rooms had a good a/c unit, tv & desk and the bathroom was nice. The breakfast... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Dublin
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

We spent three nights here in early october 2013. The room as clean and staff were nice. Breakfast was adequate. The mattress was bumpy and lumpy and hard to find a comfortable spot. Springs almost bursting out! In its price range it was ok as Singapore is so expensive but really to get a good review they need to change... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Madras Hotel Eminence? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Madras Hotel Eminence

Address: 407 Jalan Besar, Singapore, Singapore
Location: Singapore > Singapore
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Madras Hotel Eminence 2.5*
Number of rooms: 30
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotels.com, HostelWorld, Despegar.com, Agoda, TripOnline SA, Budget Places and Tingo so you can book your Madras Hotel Eminence 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:
Madras Hotel Eminence Singapore

40 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (13)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (2)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (5)
Viewed
Other (5)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (28)
Viewed
Room/suite (9)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (10)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
Other (6)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay