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8A Mosque Street, Singapore 059488, Singapore
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I don't usually use hostel but this place is extra ordinary. 1: just few steps away from MRT China Town station (Green and Down town line ) 2: reasonable price 3: Super clean and good air freshener smell 4: Card key access required to get in to the room , also you have spacious locker which easily large suite case... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I stayed at Wink for two nights on a stopover to Sydney. The beds are clean and comfy with crisp white linen, I had a great night's sleep. It really nice to have your own space in your pod. The bathroom was also clean but quite hot (air con is only in rooms). Breakfast was toast, cereal and juices which... More

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Quezon City, Philippines
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6 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This place is clean and very near the MRT station. As it is a backpackers hotel, privacy will be very limited but surely all your stuff will be safe. Me and my friend stayed in the mixed dorm- we were the only girls but we didn't have a problem. No problem with the showers. Breakfast is provided, fridge is available.... More

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Bendigo, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Arrived after a long day at Universal Studios to be greeted by a very friendly,cheerful & helpful staff member. We were able to get a park just outside but had no idea about the payment system. Staff member informed us we needed to get parking tickets from 7 eleven store or supermarket at big shopping centre only 1 street away.... More

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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean, user friendly with nice staff. Comfortable beds in dorms - separated by walls, so one have a bit of privacy. You may leave your luggage for the whole day and use the bathroom facilities after collecting your stuff. Close to MRT.

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cb h, Owner at Wink Hostel, responded to this review

Hi MonikaJ3, Great we had a chance to have you spend some time at Wink. Thanks! We also appreciate your straightforward and succinct pointers. We don't advertise it - but yes - guests are more than welcomed to use our facilities after check-out if they have a late flight to catch. A shower before a long flight, especially given the... More

Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my first time staying at Wink Hostel and it was a pleasant experience for me. What I really like about this hostel is the location. Located in Chinatown and only 5 minutes of walk to MRT. The service also good, I checked in very late around 10 PM, but the girl still smiles taking care of me. I... More

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Jakarta
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32 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited Wink a few years back and when I returned again this past weekend, I am still happy with their service. Everything is still clean and bathroom too. Good location and good price. Will return again when I visit Singapore. Can't go wrong.

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cb h, Owner at Wink Hostel, responded to this review

Hi blueplanettraveler, Welcome back! Again thanks for giving us a chance to host you, and further commenting on your stay! Returning guests are the best and we have been very fortunate to host many, now friends, adding tremendous color to Wink, and spicing conversations for other travellers. There is the NGO-er who keeps his regular items stored, the 2 Phd... More

Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

overall, I think wink hostel is really a good choice for you who wants to travel to Singapore with a budget. we chose a double-pod, which was 90 Singapore dollars. I love the lighting there, very romantic and special. I prefer a totally dark environment when I am sleeping, and wink hostel offered me this. Unlike other hostels or dorms,... More

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Hong Kong, China
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i decided to stay at this boutique hostel during march for the sake of experiencing the japanese style capsule hotel, even though i knew there were cheaper alternatives out there in singapore. i was not disappointed one bit with the experience. because i arrived on a late night flight, i was a bit apprehensive at first about waking everyone up... More

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cb h, Owner at Wink Hostel, responded to this review

Hi brothermalcolm, Just shared your review with the team - everyone was greatly appreciative and encouraged! Kind words like yours make a difference for folks here who sometimes face awkward guests and get a little bogged down with night shifts :). Hostel living is in a big part coloured by room-mates and other guests staying at the same time, and... More

Manila, Philippines
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8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The title of this review really does adequately sum up Wink. I dealt with three staff members, and they were very helpful. The hostel has a very comfortable feel and that includes the beds and bedding, though there is no private curtain like Adler hostel (see review for Adler). There is a private light switch and ample locker space inn... More

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cb h, Owner at Wink Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Bobbywideadventures, Thanks for writing, notwithstanding it's a year since your stay! We do not get many complaints against our internet connectivity (the reverse of comments on decent connectivity is more often true). Looking into our Maintenance Records and Guests Issues update for May last year, we do acknowledge there might have been an episode of internet slowness. While inconclusive,... More

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Additional Information about Wink Hostel

Also Known As:
Wink Hotel Singapore
Wink Hotel
Wink Hostel Singapore
Address: 8A Mosque Street, Singapore 059488, Singapore
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Location: Singapore > Singapore
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Shuttle Bus service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #8 of 180 Specialty lodging in Singapore
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
High style and high tech converge at Wink Hostel - the flashpackers’ travel accommodation of choice. Without sacrificing coziness and budget of the traditional backpackers’ inn, Wink innovates beyond conventional hostels in design, quality and conveniences.Amongst the very first worldwide to tout “pod” style beds, Wink’s own designer twist to the concept indulges travellers their private sleeping sanctums, while allowing for socializing in individual rooms.Queen-sized pods are available for couples travelling together, or the traveller who yearns a bigger bed. Ladies dormitories, complete with vanity counters, provide female guests better peace of mind and a little luxury on the side. ... more   less 
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