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City Backpackers

18 Hongkong Street, Singapore 059661, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Yeosu, South Korea
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

The hostel was in a great location (5-minute walk to Clarke Quay and the metro stop). I've stayed there twice and both times I had good experiences. The rooms are clean, they have computers for guests to use, they offer some breakfasty things in the morning. The bathrooms are adequate-- pretty much on-par with other hostels of that price range.... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

The staff at the front desk were friendly and the room we had was good for 2 people (there was air con and a balcony and even a telly-which we never turned on). The hostel is in a great location right near the river and all it's bars. Chinatown is also very short walk and the best place to go... More

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

It was nice stay as i was solo travel and first time visit. The management is nice helpful and the hostel provide free coffee for free even have to make self and there is laundry machine some time bit wait need when more people . i like stay there when i will visit again Singapore . Command for friends and... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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55 hotel reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

Handy location to downtown Singapore and nearby mrt. Bathroom facilities in desperate need of regular cleaning. Room and beds are fine had a good sleep apart from midnight when hostel showed a couple into our room and they didn't even stay. Staff not very friendly. Plus for us was staying in dorm room and no one else in it!

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

this backpackers is by far the worst one ive stayed in, the room never locked here was a dirty old mattress lying in the corridor and fag butts all around. We was only given a small blanket with holes in so it was cold at night as the aircon is on full, when we went to check out at 11am... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013 via mobile

I vote for its great location. It took us 10 minutes to walk from hostel to Marina Bay and Raffle Places, easy access to MRT and malls. The room was clean and mattress was comfortable enough. But restroom was just so so. The worst point that screwed up my trip was the unfriendly staff. The old man at front desk... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

We stayed on the top floor of this hostel in a dorm room. Big mistake. Although the rooms were clean and comfortable, the bathroom had serious hygene issues with pigeons nesting in the roof. This made it very smelly and dirty with feathers covering the floor. The showers were mouldy and the toilet was not much better. The breakfast facilities... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

This hostel was perfectly located to MRT, restaurants, shopping and nightlife areas. The rooms were average. The common room area was un-airconditioned and smelt like feet. However the downstairs reception area was a nice cool place to sit and use the wifi. There were many facilities - hot showers, 3 computers, outside sitting area and free breakfast/tea&coffee. I would definitely... More

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

Stayed in this hostel for three nights while visiting friends. Couldn't have found a better place for the price in this area IMO. Really friendly staff give you the heads up on where to eat locally and there's always someone on the desk day and night. We stayed in a twin room with air con and it was fine. Not... More

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Pasig City
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

This was a budget trip so we decided to book a hostel. We actually reserved for another inn right across City Backpacker but somehow, the online booking agency messed up our reservation although we had a confirmation (but that's another story). When the hotel staff of our original hotel inquired from City Backpacker if they can accommodate us, the guy... More

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Also Known As:
City Backpackers Singapore
Address: 18 Hongkong Street, Singapore 059661, Singapore
Location: Singapore > Singapore
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Ranked #110 of 179 Specialty lodging in Singapore
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