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The Green Kiwi Backpacker Hostel

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280A Lavender Street, Singapore 338800, Singapore
The Green Kiwi Backpacker Hostel
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Ranked #37 of 187 Specialty Lodging in Singapore
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Paderborn
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hostel is great. The public areas are very clean and comfy. I love the terrace on the rooftop. Probably they cleaned it up after former reviews which said it's messy - good for me :) The dorms are a little bit dark as there is no light except for the small ones at every bed but very clean. So... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had an great 4 nights stay here at Green Kiwi. Its situated between 2 tube stops so transport into the city is excellent & cheap. The hostel its self is clean & new with plenty of rooms. Each bed in the dorm rooms had 4 plug sockets which i loved. There is a big roof top terrace to chillout... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

The staff at Green Kiwi Hostel will do anything in their power to make sure you had a comfortable stay under their watch. The bunk beds were well-organized, clean and maintained regularly by attentive workers. If you are one to hang out in the lobby, you will find great company among other travelers trying to seek out the best of... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

This is the first time I booked here. Took some gamble to book it solely based on reviews in TripAdvisor. I contacted them to inform that I will be arriving midnight, and asking their advice of means of transport from Changi since MRT stopped working at 11pm. They provided me with very good tip (a shuttle car from Changi for... More 

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Canggu, Indonesia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Very well organized place. Everything you need. Lots of information. Good breakfast. Free lockers and wifi. Unfortunately the roof top terrace was closed. So it lacked a place to hang out and meet others.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Shrubs outside the building is kind of hiding the entrance, but it gives a nice shade at the same time. You're asked to take your shoes off before you enter the lobby, which is at the top of stairs. Since there are so many shoes, the staircase sort of has a bad smell. I suggest an air sanitizer or something,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015 via mobile

Stay here with my family (5 adults) in the 6 bed mixed dorm. The room was okay, the keeper was sleeping in the room at the time I arrived (!) make the first wrong impression for me. The staff at reception was nice though. Breakfast was only bread and butter, and some jelly jam with no other options to choose... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Very good hostel to meet some new people! The staff is very nice also! Only bad thing is that the dorms are a bit tight. There wasn't much room for the luggage. The Metro is about 10 - 15 minutes walk. There is also a foodmarket where you can eat for 3-4 SGD which is 5-10 minutes walk!

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Brussels, Belgium
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I love this place! Although it may not have the best facilities, it has the best staff and atmosphere. Everyone is so friendly and nice, its a great place to meet people and you soon feel like one of the family. I became sick whilst there and one of the staff actually walked me to the doctors.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Came here alone for a long weekend of backpacking to visit Singapore. Met some awesome people in the hostel - very good for meeting other backpackers and explorers. Made some great friends here who I have stayed in touch with ever since! The rooftop lounge area is great in the evenings for drinking and relaxing. The dorms are tidy and... More 

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