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Hotel 81 - Princess

2.0 of 5 21 Lorong 12 Geylang, Singapore 399001, Singapore
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars NEW

It's quite far from the subway station. Hotel is located in the overcrowded part of the city, quite dirty and full of street sellers. A lot of local small shops and canteens around. Room was good and quiet. Nice to stay for a day or two but not more.

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Putrajaya, Malaysia
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56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed there for 1 night only. Simple hotel with cute room but well equipped. Very friendly and helpful staff. But, the hotel is actually quite far from the city and quite away from the MRT. You have to walk like 15mins. Other than that, it was a nice stay. TQ

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New Delhi, India
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In my opinion this hotel is good for backpackers and business travelers. Because this is good budget hotel with clean room with required bathroom amenities. I stay here 2 Nights and found my experience is good. Bus stand is just few minutes walk away from the hotel and MRT is also not far. Only draw back of this hotel is... More 

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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Staff was extremely helpful and friendly. Location was very good -- great restaurants nearby, 10 minute walk to the train, direct train line to the airport and also close to downtown. Room was dingier and dirtier than the hotel's pics online -- burn holes in sheets, stains on curtains and towels, hair and dust on floors, mold on bathroom ceiling... More 

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Geylang is the only place in Singapore where you can find a cheap hotel. There are many that are horrendous where you are better off on the street. This hotel was cheap (on agoda.com) Room was clean Room a fair size Bathroom in a good condition. For 50 sing dollars you are not going to get luxury. But you do... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

This hotel of the chain is located right in the heart of the Red Light Area of Singapore. This hotel also appears to be regularly used for the same reason! Not the best feeling if you want to stay here, right? The rooms are smelly at times, while cleaning is regular the smell wont go away! Staff at the reception... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

We stayed 5 nights and if being honest it was one of our only choices, we wanted a private bedroom with ensuite and we got it, it's overpriced but so is all of singapore so in relative terms it's cheap! Rather dated inside, staff were fine but far from friendly, Internet worked most of the time but incredibly slow and... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

I booked a room in this hotel unexpectedly after my original hotel messed up my booking. Being near to my purpose in Singapore (Singapore Indoor Stadium), I didn't mind that this hotel is located in the red light district of Singapore. Beerhouse left and right, prostitutes outside the hotel 24 hours a day, I didn't mind those at all BUT...... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Staff not too helpful or friendly. Hot water ran out fast. Clean and comfortable. Central to bus and train. In red light area. Price good. Would go there again if needed Unable to use 1-800 numbers. A/C was good.Room smaller than my cruise ship cabin.

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8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

You can't complain about apartment size in Singapore, so prepare yourself before you check in here. There's a slim passage to walk around the bed, and the bathroom is a bit cramped, but it's enough to get a good night's sleep. Aljunied MRT station is about a 10-15 minute walk away, and from there you're only 10 minutes away from... More 

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Address: 21 Lorong 12 Geylang, Singapore 399001, Singapore
Location: Singapore > Singapore > Geylang
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel 81 - Princess 2*
Number of rooms: 133
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Neighborhood Profile
Only a short journey from Singapore’s sparkling and polished city center, Geylang is a world away. Here in one of the least touristy areas of Singapore, visitors are privy to an unfiltered glimpse of Singapore life. On Sunday afternoons, migrant workers gather in Geylang to let off steam after a tough week. At the eastern end of Geylang Road, families and friends happily enjoy picnics. By contrast, at the western end, a more colorful side of Singapore can be seen, as street workers mingle with Sunday revelers in outdoor coffee shops. Take a friend, grab a beer and a local meal (frog porridge, perhaps?), and settle in to enjoy the show.