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Hotel Bencoolen

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   47 Bencoolen Street, Singapore 189626, Singapore (Rochor)
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Ranked #169 of 292 hotels in Singapore
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
Charlotte J Bath, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Bath, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

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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8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week 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 1 week ago 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
18 reviews 18 reviews
15 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 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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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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Manila, Philippines
11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

I'm suppose to travel and visit Singapore for the 2nd time this April 2014. I stayed at Hotel Bencoolen before last 2012. I'm very delighted with their hospitality and planned to stay again. My flight was cancelled this April 2014. I have a reservation and called Hotel Bencoolen to cancel the same day. Hotel Bencoolen was very very empathetic, considerate... More

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5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

My girlfriend and I stayed at Hotel Bencoolen for 3 nights in March. In my opinion, the primary reason for staying at Hotel Bencoolen is the supreme location. It is literally 3-4 minutes away from the Bras Basah MRT and less than 10 minutes from the Dhoby Ghaut MRT, which is where 3 lines intersect. So, in terms of travel... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

The staff and people on reception couldn't do enough for you so helpful and friendly Great location close to all metro station fabulous food court on the corner Rooms were so nice only downside is the aircon got too cold so we turned it off and couldn't get it to turn on again If u want to use the pool... More

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12 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

I booked this hotel considering its location of the conference hall where I had to deliver a lecture. Of course initially I had to wait for nearly an hour before I moved to the room. Apart from this all the arrangements ,staff service, good breakfast having several veterinarian items . Since I used to go to the rooms small room... More

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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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