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5footway.inn Project Chinatown

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   63A Pagoda Street, Singapore 059222, Singapore
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This hotel is located on Pagoda Street in the middle of Singapore's Chinatown and is conveniently surrounded by restaurants, shops, and food hawker stalls. It's literally steps from the Exit A escalator at the Chinatown MRT station and you can access anywhere in Singapore in minutes (including a ~40 minute trip to the airport for roughly $2 USD). The Buddha... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very small hotel, bathrooms and rooms are small but modern. Everything is very clean and I recommend it if you are staying for a couple of nights alone. The breakfast is simple but enough and the staff is very friendly. They keep your bags on the reception if you need, and the access walking to Marina Bay... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The room is bad because is tiny and dirty. Beyond expectations. We travel with 3 childreen. And we have to pay SGD 30 for 1 child so it becomes More expensive than hotel. Only suit for alone traveller.

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5Footway_Manager2, Manager at 5footway.inn Project Chinatown, responded to this review

Dear Kristianto, Thank you for choosing 5footway.inn Project Chinatown 1 for your stay in Singapore and reviewing us on TripAdvisor. It is regretful to hear that your experience with us was not up to your expectation and we do hope to be able to serve you better in the future. Due to safety reason and allow us all our guests... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Had a private room which was comfortable but small free wi-fi was great. Walls are paper thin and people slamming doors was a issue every night. Staff friendly and shared bathrooms where ok, location was the standout feature.

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5Footway_Manager2, Manager at 5footway.inn Project Chinatown, responded to this review

Dear Tom , Thanks for taking the time to post your review and for pointing out areas that we can do better for our future guests. Your feedback is greatly appreciated and we will attend to the areas of improvement. Thanks so much for staying at 5footway.inn Project Chinatown. More 

Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

the location is a bonus for me since it is located close to mrt, its also provide a simple breakfast, free and fast wifi, staffs are super professional and really know what they are doing, cheap and clean room. the only thing that i dont like is you have to pay $2 for towel. so bring your own towel

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5Footway_Manager2, Manager at 5footway.inn Project Chinatown, responded to this review

Dear 616shah, Thank you for your positive feedback. We are most glad that you had a memorable stay with us and will definitely strive harder to achieve 5 stars ratings on your next visit. For our towel policy, guests only staying in private rooms will be entitled for complimentary towel. Your feedback is greatly appreciated, we will take an action... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

This is a nice hostel it is clean but rooms & bathrooms are quite basic & small. Staff were friendly & very helpful. There were also free computers with internet to use in reception. Good location in Chinatown & very close to train station. I would stay here again.

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5footwayinn, Manager at 5footway.inn Project Chinatown, responded to this review

Dear Carole, Thank you for your kind review. We are delighted to hear of your pleasant stay with us and that you enjoyed our hospitality. We may have our limitations in terms of size due to the economic conditions and land value in Singapore especially for the prime location we command. I hope you had a fun experience exploring the... More 

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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

This is my 2nd time for me to stay at 5footway and this place doesnt let me down at all. This time i stay on private room with shared bathroom, it took me by surprise that the share bathroom is clean.

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5footwayinn, Manager at 5footway.inn Project Chinatown, responded to this review

Dear Sukmarini, You're making us delighted with your awesome review and thank you for choosing 5footway.inn again. Definitely keep the team motivated in serving our guests better. We were glad to play host to you and hope to see you next time when you visit Singapore again. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

We booked it late at night as we had no option but we were very surprised the rooms were very nice and clean the only thing they were very small and hard to move around. we had a room with a window but when we renewed we were moved to another without a window but was not a big deal.... More 

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5footwayinn, Manager at 5footway.inn Project Chinatown, responded to this review

Dear Fabsa2014, Rhank you for writing such a positive review for 5footway.inn Project Chinatown. Our staffs still remembered the great time that we had with you and we are glad that you had a good time too. Do let us know when you come back Singapore next time, our team would definitely love to welcome you again. See you soon! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

I only stayed for 3 days so it was all about location and it was just perfect.. The staff were really nice and helpful.. Nice breakfast, and you could have tea/coffee/water anytime in the day.. Wifi was fast! and you could even use the computers in the lobby.. I got room with a window pointing to Pagoda street but it... More 

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5Footway_Manager2, Manager at 5footway.inn Project Chinatown, responded to this review

Dear Belen, Thank you for writing a warm review for 5footway.inn Project Chinatown 1. We are delighted to know that you had a great time with us and it is really encouraging for us to serve our guests better. Hope to see you in near future. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

nice location. the mrt is in front of my room. easy to go to everywhere and close to chinatown street foods. nice service. the staffs were very friendly wifi very fast the toilet is a little bit small but ok.

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5Footway_Manager2, Manager at 5footway.inn Project Chinatown, responded to this review

Dear Atidtaya, Thank you for for taking your time to provide valuable feedback on your recent stay with 5fotway.inn Project Chinatown 1. We are delighted to know that you had a great time with us and it is really encouraging for us to serve our guests better. For providing more privacy to our guest , we built all the toilets... More 

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Address: 63A Pagoda Street, Singapore 059222, Singapore
Location: Singapore > Singapore
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — 5footway.inn Project Chinatown 2*
Number of rooms: 36
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Chinatown is a classic combination of colorful sights, enticing smells, and sometimes startling sounds. The precinct is unique, however, in its blending of religions and cultures. A Hindu temple, an Islamic mosque, and a Chinese Buddhist temple sit almost side by side. This sense of cultural harmony continues as you venture just outside of Chinatown to the nightlife areas of Club Street and Duxton Hill. There you’ll mingle with Singapore’s multicultural residents at the modern bars and restaurants dotting the bustling streets. An afternoon in and around Chinatown will leave you culturally enlightened, well fed, and loaded with souvenirs. In the evening, reward yourself with a well-deserved cocktail as the locals come out to play.