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The Porcelain Hotel

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   48 Mosque Street, Singapore 059526, Singapore
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Ranked #8 of 59 Singapore B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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English first
Sydney, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I stayed here 5 nights 20-25th July, the first in the "deluxe queen room", the other four in the premier room. I knew the rooms would be small, and I picked the hotel for it's convenient location to the mrt and it's supposed business credentials. The room was unpleasant. It was very hard to regulate the temperature of the rooms... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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9 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very clean, modern hotel with small bedrooms. The beds are mattresses on a platform and the bathroom completes the compact room. There is tea/coffee, a small fridge, amenities pack, free wi-fi and bottled water. Close by is Chinatown MRT and Chinatown market & food street. Great cheap food and souvenirs. A good find for those who don't... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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279 reviews 279 reviews
52 hotel reviews
256 helpful votes 256 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family had 2 twin colourful well designed rooms which were compact but impeccably clean with a modern stylish bathroom. Very close to Chinatown MRT and Food Street, a perfect spot. Effective Wifi, AC, HC shower, tea/coffee, there is a safe deposit box and rooms are serviced daily. Staff are friendly and helpful. Whilst many hotels in Singapore are small,... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we checked in, there were 2 customers prancing round the check-in counter like she was begging for a room, so i guess it was another full house day, in any case, after some wait there was finally another receptionist who came to assist with the check-in. Check-in was fast and we were finally in our room at the corner... More

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High Wycombe, England, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The rooms are a bit small but if you're in Singapore just for a short stay then it's all good. Very interesting decor inside and the location is perfect. Just 2 minutes from restaurants, shopping mall and metro. About 10 mins to get to the city or Harbor Front. Staff were very friendly and the rooms were clean.

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Richmond, Australia
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7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed 1 night in a Standard Double Room. It's not only the small size of these rooms that is shocking, it's the decor that has been chosen to make it seem even smaller. The walls and even the celling is painted a deep navy blue, even the tiles in the bathroom are black. The bathroom is so small you... More

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Uwajima, Japan
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The female front desk officer is not friendly, had me waiting until she finishes a call, did not apologize, not polite. The room is average, very small but enough for a couple. Lovely facade, artsy walls. Close to the train station. Local restaurants are within the vicinity too.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A small quaint hotel in Chinatown. The upside is that the location is ideal at Chinatown MRT station, with tourist attractions in Chinatown- Pagoda Street street market, Smith Street Food Court and Buddha Tooth Relic Temple just nearby. Many tourist attractions and places in Downtown Core are also incredibly near; most places wouldn't take more than a 10 minute MRT... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was looking for a hotel in Chinatown and near an MRT station and was deciding between this hotel and Bliss hotel, which are very near each other. Although i read the reviews about the rooms being small, i went ahead and booked this for my fiancee's sister's honeymoon and to my surprise they gave us a free upgrade to... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for a night, booked a standard room with queen bed. Staffs: They are very nice and welcoming, fast check-in. Room: IT IS SO SMALL that when I first got into the room I had to go into the toilet to give space for my boyfriend to take our luggage in. There is a build-in closet "thing" that has... More

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Address: 48 Mosque Street, Singapore 059526, Singapore
Location: Singapore > Singapore
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Porcelain Hotel 3*
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China has long been endeared as a precious jewel of the east. Infused with a rich history of refinement, it is a cradle of cultural and intellectual civilization rich as gold and precious as porcelain. Just as porcelain is deemed a treasure, China’s undaunting lead to create a new chapter in the new century weaves a priceless tapestry of fine china.A journey so precious, we invite you to be a part of. Here’s wishing you a treasured stay with us. ... more   less 
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