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Hotel 81 Kovan

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   768 Upper Serangoon Road, Singapore 534636, Singapore
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Ranked #211 of 293 Hotels in Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013
ReaperX Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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English first
Singapore, Singapore
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

I stayed in the standard room for a night. It is the cheapest room and there are no windows in the room. Here are the pros and cons: Pros: 1. Price is very attractive, only $99. It is cheaper than the Fragrance Hotel next to it. 2. The staff are friendly. They will always smile at you when you enter... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
15 reviews 15 reviews
15 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

Hotel is located nearby Serangoon MRT station, which is located just beside Nex Mall. It is just a 10-15 minutes walk to the mall/MRT station. Checking in was easy and WiFi connection is fairly good. Suitable for short stay/business.

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Baguio, Philippines
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

The pictures must be of another hotel. This is a dirty street in Singapore. The location is the worst possible. No restaurants of any interest within walking distance. Staff friendly but this is obviously a short time hotel. I brought my family thinking the pictures looked ok, only to find out that is NOT a picture of this hotel but... More

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Singapore, Singapore
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

This branch of H81 is slightly more expensive than the rest, maybe because of the location. Quiet and peaceful around residential area. Within walking distance MRT station and eateries. Small room as usual.

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Singapore, Singapore
Top Contributor
154 reviews 154 reviews
21 hotel reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

Located on the outskirt of heartlands. It's quite easy to get local food in the vicinity. Just right next door is a coffeeshop selling Indian food. In the basement of the quiet mall on the other side of the hotel is a very humble Chinese restaurant with 3 Chinese words on the signboard selling excellent local Teochew cuisine. These are... More

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Kuala Lumpur
20 reviews 20 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2013

Nice hotel, quite far from the city. There was a SMRT station nearby, though. The room is very nice and clean. Rather small, but enough for 2 people or 3, at most. There is a tv and a dvd player, too. There was a nice place to sit next to the window, a bit like a narrow table. But I... More

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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2013 via mobile

Hotel 81 is a big chain at Singapore but though they offer cheap rate rooms, their hotels are not really the first choice like Ibis. I got this hotel this time because of my travel desk. The hotel is at a very distant location from main city. The difference is huge.one cant even imagine that there would be places like... More

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Singapore, Singapore
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

This hotel is located a far distance from the city area. I would not recommend this hotel as traveling to any place is very inconvenience unless you are driving in a car. The only place where I can recommend shopping and eating near this hotel is at Kovan shopping centre which is about 20mins walk from the hotel along upper... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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41 reviews 41 reviews
30 hotel reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2012

Located 900m from Kovan station , or $20 from the airport by taxi. A basic hotel with everything needed for a night or two. Check in was strange there were 3 staff on desk talking to each other and we waited 5 minutes before someone acknowledged our lowly existence. Rooms are$129 for a standard. The standard room has no windows,... More

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44 reviews 44 reviews
6 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2012

To reach the hotel, get to the purple line and get off at Serangoon station. Take a short bus ride and in less than 5 minutes you should see Hotel 81 Kovan which is beside a small 7-11 store. If you smell a funky odor, you are on the right direction. The smell is coming from the durian store which... More

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Address: 768 Upper Serangoon Road, Singapore 534636, Singapore
Location: Singapore > Singapore
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel 81 Kovan 2*
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