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5footway.inn Project Chinatown

63A Pagoda Street, Singapore 059222, Singapore
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5footway.inn Project Chinatown
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Ranked #69 of 191 Specialty Lodging in Singapore
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

overcharged me and didnt issue a refund when they told me they were overbooked. I waited over 4 hours in reception, and they confirmed no rooms available after I had a booking. They refused to issue me a refund, and a week later I was billed again. Then they told booking.com I never showed up, I clearly talked to reception... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed here for 3 night with my family. The room was so TINY like you can just sit on your bed. There is no other space to do anything only just for your baggage. Air condition in my room was bad too. Even I set the temperature at 18c but it's still feel like 27c. Quite hot for the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

After reading the great reviews on TripAdvisor I was quite disappointed when I arrived at 5footin. It is not a bad hostel, but there is nothing extraordinary or excellent about it. Plusses: great location central in Chinatown and close to the metro, clean (but small) room, ok staff. Minusses: dirty and smelly toilets, poor facilities and opportunities to meet other... More 

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Batam, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The first main reason I choose these property is because it's very close to MRT Chinatown, moreover I've had stayed at 5footway.inn Bugis before and I was very satisfied with Bugis one. Fortunately I only stayed for 1 night at 5footway.inn Chinatown. My bed number 13.1, just imagine to sleep 2 meters away in front of AirCon (i can't turn... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very well priced economical Youth Hostel, in an expensive in an expensive city. The Hostel is very conveniently located in China town, within easy walking distance of the marina bay area, where everything is going on. The staff are super friendly, helpful, warm and polite. I cannot praise the staff working here enough to be honest. They approachable and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at 5footway .inn Project Chinatown just only one night but it was good. Good location as just right exit from subway (Chinatown station). WiFi is great.Not many choices of breakfast but it's FREE! Staff are super friendly and helpful. Room is quite small , I've got 6 beds dorm last time and guests in room prefer to sleep... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

lwent there with a friend and stay at the female dorm. overall the room is clean, the bed, the pillow and the blanket are decents. the locker also quite spacious to keep 1 small luggage and 1 backpack. however I did not found any place to put your wet towel after shower. so you have to put the wet towel... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i usually go to singapore and stayed in Hostel. Stayed on 5 Footway Chinatown project 2 at the first, stayed for 8nights, private room for 3 Pax, shared bathroom. It was a great place to stayed, since chinatown is a crowd and iconic place in singapore. U can find a lot of restaurant, or Seven Eleven. Its not to far... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Before anything you should know hostels standards in singapore are lower than other SE Asia countries but price aren't 3 nights / 3 deferent price up to 30% change... And even at the highest price there was an empty bed in my room... Book in advance is u can Pros: -clean -reasonable price (sometimes !) -good location -24 h desk... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

We booked 5footway Inn past midnight April 5 on my birthday as we had an early flight the next morning and in transit. The booking form automatically booked us for April 6 (because it was passed midnight). Upon arrival to 5footway Inn we were met with a sign that told us the reception was down the block from the stated... More 

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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.
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