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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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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
30 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed here in a two-person room for two nights during a stopover in Singapore. The hostel was located close to a couple of MRT stations and it was fairly easy to get around, as well as to and from the airport. We were also within walking distance of Little India and a hawker food centre. Reception... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Pros: good breakfast, good location close to bus & MRT, comfortable mattresses, fair price for Singapore, majority of staff were quite friendly Cons: Really small beds (get ready to curl up if you are over 5"4), need to pay CASH only, filty bathrooms ( used cotton buds & used bandages in showers, dirty beer glasses next to lavatories due to... More

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Pattaya, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome backpackers, all the staff were very friendly and memorised our names within minutes. The breakfast is so good!! Toast and fruit, what more do you need? Beds were comfortable although I was a bit cold as I was directly under the aircon!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the vibe here. Super friendly staff. Nice and clean etc too. Beds with your own light and plug. Free wifi good kitchen...Stayed in the bugis one which is really cool area as well! And was able to walk eveywhere or just take a cheap mrt train. Would definatly recommend!

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Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was my first experience in a dorm. Mixed dorm - the bed was ok (clean and comfortable), but the location of the bed wasn't really good (it was in a corridor). The hostel staff were really friendly and I love the hostel's location. Oh, their breakfast also really good.

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i went to singapore and stayed in this hostel for two days, the staffs are so kind, and servisce is the best. thanks alot for your services...........for nesty and merry....awesome place good wifi, roof top, excellent breakfast, room etc....i would reccomend this place...worth for money spent

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Ennis
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent hostel, staff were really friendly and helpful, and in a great location. Great place to meet fellow travellers. In short it has everything you need and I would not hesitate to recommend it to anyone. I would have no problems staying here if I visited Singapore in the future.

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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014 via mobile

Decent breakfast (try the kaya jam, yum!), close to 2 MRT stations, lots of info around, staff are more than happy to answer any of your questions, close to Lavender Hawker Centre so you can get lots of delicious food, showers are stellar. Rooftop area was a bit of a disaster, and I wish there was a personal charger for... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

This cozy hostel as super friendly staff and complementary breakfest. Defenetly recomend it to everyone visiting Singapore. They have a lot of information about what to do and even cheking out early and still storing ur luggage at the hostel is possible!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014 via mobile

I stayed at this hostel a week, traveling alone in a mixed dorm of 6. This hostel is busy and bustling, with a good common area that is always populated with people using the free computers and wifi. A short walk from the boon keng MRT station, I would suggest spending more time on the underground to transfer between stations... 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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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Airport Transportation
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If you are looking for a small, relaxed & friendly place to stay in Singapore, in the central city area convenient to public transport and getting around, this is it! We are a small laid back place to stay where you'll some meet great people and get some sleep! ... more   less 
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