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The Green Kiwi Backpacker Hostel

1.5 of 5 Hostel   |   280A Lavender Street, Singapore 338800, Singapore
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Ranked #38 of 183 Specialty Lodging in Singapore
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Sydney, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The 2 girls at the reception Bella and Lou are awesome and made our downtime enjoyable. Also internet is fast and computers are handy. Aircon in the rooms is great on a hot humid night and they sell cold beers at reception. Would stay again.

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed in a dorm room for four nights. It was a little bit disruptive, with people coming in and out all night, but otherwise quiet and clean. The bathrooms are plentiful and the wifi strong. The closest MRT stations aren't all that close and when it's so hot, the walk becomes a drag. But I soon discovers that the... More

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Frankfurt, Germany
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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They definitely have one of the best breakfasts we had in a long time. Fresh fruit, unlimited toast with different choices of jam, Nutella etc and a good coffee! Was great! We enjoyed our stay there. The staff is really friendly. While the dorm rooms are pretty regular, the mattresses are very comfortable and the showers and toilets clean. We... More

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good location, close to Little India and the subway station so easy to get about. Dorm room is standard although seems like beds are crammed as many into a room as possible leaving no room for luggage storage. We had problems with noisy, inconsiderate people during our stay but that's not the hostel's fault. The inclusive breakfast is very good,... More

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Leicester
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14 reviews 14 reviews
14 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The hostel for hostel standards is pretty good. I have been travelling for a while now and stayed in around 20 hostels so I'm rather used to hostel life and this one was quite clean, it had a good breakfast which hardly any hostel offers, the showers were quite good and the beds were comfy. The staff are pleasant however... More

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Alzey
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We stayed in the Green Kiwi for 4 nights in a dorm for 6. Pro: Beds were good, sheets clean, good breakfast, very friendly, helpful and always happy staff, close to 2 MRT stations, lots of infos about what to do, free wifi, small lockers for valuables. Contra: not very clean especially in the bathrooms and the floor in our... More

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Banbridge, Northern Ireland
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45 reviews 45 reviews
29 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

My boyfriend and I stayed here on a short trip from Indonesia. The dorm room beds were so comfy, I didn't want to get up. You could get wifi in the room and the upstairs decking. The bathrooms were clean. All in all, a nice hostel, quiet and clean. We'd stay again.

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Vancouver, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Very well-managed facility. Washrooms and showers are kept very clean despite the volume of people. 10 beds per room seemed a bit much but I didn't really mind. The staff couldn't be more helpful and friendly. They serve free breakfast with fresh fruits, toast and coffee. Also have computers free to use. They have a rooftop lounge which is pretty... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 via mobile

We stayed in Green Kiwi for 4 days and 3 nights. With 4 kids under age 7 in tow, we knew this trip will be a challenge but we are pleasantly surprised that the hostel team was so friendly and very helpful that my kids felt at home. They were ready with maps, tips on getting to places, food to... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Green Kiwi Backpackers is a great hostel in Singapore. Singapore is an expensive place to visit, many people use it as a travel hub, but this hostel has a nice community feel to it. The rooms are air conditioned, clean and comfy. The beer prices (for Singapore) and the noise levels are low. It is situated in a great little... More

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Address: 280A Lavender Street, Singapore 338800, Singapore
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Location: Singapore > Singapore
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — The Green Kiwi Backpacker Hostel 1.5*
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