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Fragrance Hotel - Ruby

2.0 of 5 10 Lorong 20 Geylang, Singapore 398 730, Singapore
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Goa, India
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Rooms are very small but ok for the price and location. Its located in Geylang area with easy access to bus services and closest MRT is Aljunaid around 7 minutes walk. I think this hotel is good for the value it offers for the price one pays.

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London, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great value budget hotel close to the airport. Clean and tidy with helpful friendly staff. Rooms are small but not to bad for short stays - my room was clean and functional. Area is okay but not many places for western food and the street food isn't the best. Getting a western coffee round here pretty difficult although you can... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The hotel had been renovated. It has been changed than our family last visit on 2012. The room look more modern. The housekeeping clean the room everyday, but forget to empty the garbage. But the room condition is nice. Easy to find something to eat in the area. We surely will stay at this hotel in our next visit.

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GlobalPremiumHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Fragrance Hotel - Ruby, responded to this review

Hi, I am delighted to hear you had chosen this hotel as your preferred accommodation choice in Singapore! Yes, Fragrance Hotel - Ruby was newly renovated in Nov 2012 and hence the new rooms, its modern amenities and facilities. I apologise for the lapse in the clearing of the bin in your room during your hotel stay. The Housekeeping Team... More 

Surabaya, Indonesia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

the room is simple and though not that spacious is quiet comfortable. everything looks new and clean and has most of the basic amenities of a hotel (e.g. conplimentary tea, coffee making facilities, hairdryer, etc). the front desk staff is kind, helpful and professional. the stay was pleasant and if they have any drawbacks, it's the location of the hotel... More 

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Phuket, Thailand
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

FRAGRANCE Hotel Ruby, Singapore, Lorong 20, Geylang fragrance: cigarette smoke. We arrived at Singapore at 3:30 AM We booked a studio room for a few hours sleep before our next flight 12 hours away. 15 km from the airport , the staff were very pleasant at 4 am, we were welcomed and given the keys and shown the way to... More 

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Siem Reap Province, Cambodia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The room itself was fine and although the space wasn't huge, it was functional. The set up was a twin bed and featured a hot water kettle & coffee + tea, hairdryer, and android TV. To be honest after I returned from walking around I was pretty tired and hit the sack early so didn't get chance to watch the... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Room is small but comfortable enuf.Safe for the 1st few nites where we were bitten by bedbugs.Overall for the price we paid...it was acceptable. The counter-staffs were all nice, accommodating, helpful and professional. Service was excellent especially Toby. Room made up was fast too. Good amenities in the room and although its located in the red light district, this location... More 

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Hanoi, Ha Noi, Vietnam
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I and my partner stayed at this hotel 03 months ago. The room is small but very clean and good facilities. The staff is polite and good english. It has a nice location that is only 05 minutes to walk to nearest MRT. I will stay at this hotel when I come Singapore next year.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We flew into Singapore and it was a quick drive from the airport. Although the hotel is located in the red light district, it feels safe and secure (not that Geylang is a slum or anything!) the bed was extremely comfortable and although the room is small, it has everything you need! The staff are amazing! They were really helpful... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed one night and could have stayed longer. Very quiet location considering proximity to major roads. The room was way above my expectations for what i paid (half of what you'd pay in other parts of Singapore). Whilst the room was small 11 sq m it was newly refurbished, very quiet, comfortable and clean and I had a window with... More 

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Address: 10 Lorong 20 Geylang, Singapore 398 730, Singapore
Location: Singapore > Singapore
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Fragrance Hotel - Ruby 2*
Number of rooms: 168
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