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Grand U Hotel

43A Jalan Besar | #01-00, Little India district, Singapore, Singapore
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  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1.5 of 5 stars
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Connecticut
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Although not the cleanest, it was a decent room for the price and in a good location in little india. There's no common room though so only stay there if you're not interested in socializing, though the room was better than any hostel room

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Merseyside
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

This hotel is well placed for Little India, the Bus station and the MRT. The hotel provides room only. The hotel is damp and smells very musty. We had a double ensuite room. I've seen bigger and better bathrooms in a 2 berth caravan....if you weigh more than 10 stone, expect a struggle to get onto the loo! The room... More 

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
18 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

We had the same experience as some one below. In the first two days we killed around 20 cockroaches in our room ranging from baby ones to large ones. The cleaner knew this was a problem and actually gave us some spray when he saw us in the corridor with the mini table they seemed to be coming from. The... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

friendly staff but unfortunately I have to agree with the "negative"reviews: bugs still there, smelly room. I got a room on the third floor, not too noisy. No stairs but it's fine with me I think this is due to the old building. Location is good though.

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Mt third visit and I was not happy with the cleanliness and the service they offered me. From the front desk to the room was not a very present experience. The bathroom was not clean and the walls were mouldy.

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Quezon City, Philippines
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

The hotel is somewhat good. It's nice that my partner and I booked here and did not believe other reviews. The hotel is clean and so our room. We were given complimentary coffee everyday. Towels and toothbrush are provided but there's no shampoo and soap so we still bought it in the nearest Cheers store. It's 10-15 minutes walk to... More 

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Negros Island, Philippines
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37 reviews 37 reviews
15 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

I attended a 3-day conference in Suntec and stayed in this hotel. I was a little shocked at how small the room was, taking into consideration that it's a deluxe room for two people. Yes, the bed was big, and there was enough space for two tall men. But the room itself was really small. There was only about two... More 

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Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
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31 reviews 31 reviews
3 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

Our trip package was arranged by "gta" through our local travel agent "Usman Travels" Karachi ,Pakistan, for Thailand,Singapore & Malaysia.From Bangkok,Thailand on second leg of our tour, we reached Singapore on 11thSept2013. We 4 family members were given 2 rooms the receptionst that afternoon welcomed & facilitated us.But the tiny rooms were too small for double beds,no place to keep... More 

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Girona, Spain
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013 via mobile

Great deal for 65 AUD per night, or so I thought. I saw a big roach on the bathroom wall. Went down and told he receptionist who sent an indian boy up with a can of raid. He sprayed the bathroom and left. I saw a few puny bugs a bit later on my bed but flicked them off. Later... More 

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Subang Jaya, Malaysia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
49 hotel reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

We stayed in this hotel on January 2013. We found the hotel quite far from the MRT station. We ned to walk about 20 minutes from the nearby MRT station. Our check in process took about 30 minutes and room is not even ready at 2.00PM, they will ask you to wait until the room is ready. No lift for... More 

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Staying in Little India

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Little India
With a strong local Indian community, this pocket of Singapore can feel like another place and time. Wander past traditional barbershops while local residents in brightly colored saris patronize retailers from decades past. Peruse streets lined with colorful shops as the aroma of curry tempts you to indulge. Listen to the Bollywood music echoing from storefronts and take in the stalls selling bright flowers, fabrics, and spices. At the 24-hour, four-level Mustafa Shopping Center, you can shop through the night and find everything from pharmacy and grocery items to Bollywood DVDs and diamond necklaces. Singapore’s Little India offers a colorful, lively taste of the subcontinent and is well worth the visit.

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