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Hotel 81 - Chinatown

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   181 New Bridge Road, Singapore 059418, Singapore
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Ranked #206 of 293 Hotels in Singapore
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
12 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lively china town has lots of night activities such as great restaurants, china town street shopping, 24 hours hangout place, spa & relaxation center and so on. Don't forget the long queue money changer shop in people's park, Buddha Tooth Relic Temple. MRT is right in the heart of China Town, makes it easier to hop on the MRT to... More

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Denver, Colorado
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57 reviews 57 reviews
16 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Needed a simple, convenient hotel for a couple nights. Hotel 81 Chinatown fit the bill. There were 2 of us: father and adult son (18 yo). The room was very compact (read: small), but clean and quiet. The front staff were really helpful and even stored some smoked salmon we brought in their fridge... No mini bar or fridge in... More

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35 reviews 35 reviews
24 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked a superior room and I think the room is actually built around the double bed. This is because there is only about 6 inches on three sides of the bed with the small dresser at the end of the bed. There is no wardrobe, a few hooks is available. And there is no safety deposit box in the... More

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2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed there for twice but not really like it. Room too small and too noisy from the street. Internet no free and the staff service no good ( sounds like don't bother) and I felt that very fake smile. :-(( Can't say as the budget hotel as the hotel charge rate almost similar to the 3 stars hotel.

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Bologna, Italy
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54 reviews 54 reviews
13 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I gave 3 stars only for the position. The staff was quite gentle but not always helpful (asking some sightseen other the commercial ones they told me marina bay sands and the ferrish wheel :/, really??). Room quite clean. BUT room TOO MUCH SMALL and WITHOUT window. The rooms with windows are actually without as u can't open them.

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Staines, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We stayed at Hotel 81 over a weekend in June. Public Transport - Ideal point to commute from. 2 min walk to the underground operating the Downtown line and North East line. From here you are able to move pretty fast and easy to all the touristy spots and Airport. Make sure to buy an ez.link travel card, this will... More

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Phuket, Thailand
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I was at hotel 81 in Chinatown in Singapore past week with some friends, and was shocked of how small hotel turned out to be one of the greatest services i ever faced. At the hotel lobby we got some good advices, great services mind from all. But one of staffs name "Yu Ming" really surprised me even more when... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
2 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 via mobile

I have been there 3 times already. Every year I fly to spore for work, business trip or for vacation. The hotel was good for transportation. Staff very nice to me. The room was ok with the price. Nothing complaint because you get what you paid.., I just want to stay the connivence place, near MRT, near shopping center, near... More

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Manila, Philippines
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

I have visited Singapore so many times, and every time it's always Hotel 81 located in Chinatown. I think it's got the best location and hotel i suggest for a limited budget trip. It's got all the basics that you need. But more importantly, the best location. It's right in the heart of Singapore. A lot of hawkers, fastfood, restaurants,... More

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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

I had a one night stay in Singapore and I landed at Hotel 81 Chinatown. It was a very convenient location if your going with the MRT and the City Bus. It is just enough to accommodate a guest that are travelling with a very limited luggage's like the backpackers. The staff are accommodating specially Mr. Yuming who assisted me... More

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Address: 181 New Bridge Road, Singapore 059418, Singapore
Location: Singapore > Singapore
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel 81 - Chinatown 2*
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