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Hotel Bencoolen

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   47 Bencoolen Street, Singapore 189626, Singapore (Rochor)
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Spend a week just because of the location and large room , easy access to public transport Bus, MRT Bras Basah, near Bugis street just walking distance. the only not convenience the mrt project done in 2017 just in front of hotel. Some times make noises even at midnight. Near 24 hr kopitiam foodcourt and 24 hr seven eleven.Breakfast no... More

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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel was basic and advertised pool is small and doesn't get the sun in the afternoon. Rooms were spacious and clean with a huge bathroom. Internet purchased from the front desk, but once logged in your time is continuous so you can't log out and save time for later which is rather annoying. This means you have to re-purchase every... More

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Muntinlupa, Philippines
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here last Aug 5-10, 2014 We got the king room and didn't regret it. Amenities is pretty basic with wifi, pool/jacuZi, and mini gym. Breakfast is already included in the daily room rate. Food is very simple too. Btw, they have kaya spread, just ask since this is not in the buffet table. Hotel is near to Rendevous bus... More

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6 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is very basic. Small but clean. Rooms and hotel itself are small. Wifi password changes every 24hours. You have to go to the front desk and ask for it. The location is ok. Breakfast was buffet, it was ok. Staffs are very friendly and nice.

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Bath, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here for one night at the end of my trip through Asia. The location is ideal, the rooms are clean and well equipped and the staff will go out of their way to help you. I had a late flight from Singapore but had to check out of my room by 12 o'clock. Without asking, I was offered... More

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Chicago, IL
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28 reviews 28 reviews
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The rooms were average for a budget hotel and acceptably clean. Breakfast was disorganized. The free wifi is limited to only 5 hours, and you have to physically go to the front desk when you want the wifi time to begin. Since there is only 1 key and that key is required to run the electricity in the room, you... More

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Dumaguete City, Philippines
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 via mobile

My husband & i stayed here for 4 days & 3 nights. The stay was pleasant. The staff was all friendly, room was not so spacious but still good enough for both of us, Toilet was also clean. Location is also good (there is an ongoing construction though, but we hardly notice them coz we were out the whole day)... More

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Sydney, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
18 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

First rule of hotels - you get what you pay for. I was on a tighter budget for this stay in Singapore than previous trips. I chose the Bencoolen because it was close to the hotel I used to stay at, but it was half the price. I had asked for a high floor - knowing that there are ongoing... More

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Lawrenceville, Georgia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Staff was friendly and helpful. Rooms are clean but very cold. AC cannot be controlled from the room even though there is a control. Bathroom is clean and good size. 2nd floor has a nice & clean outdoor swimming pool. Internet in the room and breakfast is included.

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Ubud, Indonesia
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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

nice hotel absoloutly friendly staff. very nice spa area awsome pool. ok nearby a construction but thats not a permanent thing to claim. soap, toothburst, AC made some struggles but ok. price ok. clean, very very good location cheap for ERP (central singapore). room was small but thats normal in singapore

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Address: 47 Bencoolen Street, Singapore 189626, Singapore
Location: Singapore > Singapore > Rochor
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Bencoolen 3*
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