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City Centre Backpackers Hostel

41/A, Hongkong street, Singapore 059680, Singapore (Downtown Core)
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

This hotel looked nothing like the pics...the room was tiny with bed stains..after one night of being bitten by bed bugs and seeing the broken furniture and dirty kitchen and bathroom areas, we checked out! The sound proofing is non existing and shrieking people in the next room made for an unpleasant stay. Wouldn't re come recommend...also the night receptionist... More

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Fleetwood lancashire
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014 via mobile

We booked this hostel judging by the photos it looked reasonable for price by the photos. We weren't expecting a 5* but we were definitely expecting better! It was the first night of our travels and with having a long flight we just wanted somewhere comfortable and to chill out, little did we know this would be the opposite. Soon... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

We were supposed to stay at this hostel for two nights, but checked out after one. It was really poor standards compared to the price. The room was not clean, there were cracks in the roof (which you could see through when you turned out the lights), the AC worked, but was really noisy. It was a lot of ants... More

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Perth, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

This hostel has a lot of potential but sadly seems like it is neglected. I have stayed here three times now throughout the years and each time Their seems to be less and less backpackers. When I arrived on Singapore I walked down Hong Kong street and asked other hostels for a room, but I found they where all full,... More

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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10 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

We had a long 11 hour flight into Singapore from Auckland, NZ after which getting to the hotel fairly late, had to carry a lot of luggage up 3-4 flights of stairs. After check in, we was shown to our 'Private Room' of which we was gobsmacked when the staff member showed us in. It was extremely dirty, one bed... More

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Mataro, Spain
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013 via mobile

I stayed for 2 nights. Private room very poor for the price. Dirty, small, no window and "wall paper". Sure never come back. Service didn't exist. The second night 4 girls start to cook at 4 a.m for 1 hour and anybody said nothing....

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

Booked the deluxe room to be private. They put me in the 4th floor, which was quite tiring because of no elevators and I happened to bring quite a lot of luggage. The other day someone told me that the 3rd floor was the renovated one, but they did not give me that room. Quite disappointing to know that that... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013 via mobile

Wonderful staff who are quite engaging. They were friendly and very accommodating. When we arrived, I went to check the bathrooms as we had a shared bathroom arrangement. To put it accurately, I was afraid to use it - dirty walls, dirty floors, dirty sink. But to be fair, the afternoon we returned back from our city tour, it was... More

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Singapore, Singapore
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

I've stayed there for 2 weeks & enjoyed the pleasant service. Everything was clean, cool, calm & convenient. The hotel is located in the center of the city & just 5 minutes walk to S'pore's night spot area(Clarke Quay), MRT station & shopping malls. The staff was very friendly & helpful. The rooms are comfortable, the beds are nice &... More

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Paris, France
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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

I checked in really late (2am) with no problem ,staff was great value, they are present 24/7 Dorm rooms were clean and quiet, nice confy beds Bathrooms needs some cleaning but the price is really low for the great location in the heart of Singapore Hostel was also very safe as staff was at the reception 24/7 + CCTV

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Also Known As:
City Centre Backpackers Hotel Singapore
City Centre Backpackers Hotel
City Centre Backpackers Hostel Singapore
Address: 41/A, Hongkong street, Singapore 059680, Singapore
Location: Singapore > Singapore > Downtown Core
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Shuttle Bus service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #145 of 180 Specialty lodging in Singapore
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
City Center Backpackers (CCB) is centrally located; just 5 minutes walk to MRT (tube/metro) train station. It is also the nicest, safest and the coolest area in Singapore.Choose to stay at the center of all tourist attraction and save your time, cover more tourist points,and also save your money on transportation.We provide 24 hours Air conditioner in the dormitories and rooms , there is no curfew at the hostel, so you can come in and go out at anytime.You may see our special offer.Check out our facebook page: City Center Backpackers hostel pvt ltdTerms and conditions:We do not allow children under the age of 12No Smoking inside the hostelCancellation Policy:We would be grateful if you could inform us at least 48hours in advance if you decide to cancel or make any changes to your booking, otherwise the first night's charge is applicable.We will keep the room/bed for you for 3 hours from the stated time of arrival. After which it will be released for booking. If there is a delay in your arrival time, we would appreciate if you could let us know through phone or email. ... more   less 
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