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Hotel 81-Bugis

31 Middle Road, Singapore, Singapore
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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
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Extremely small room and bathrooms. Noises can be heard through walls (thin walls?) and the air conditioner is not well functioning. WiFi is also not so stable. Though convenient to reach MRT station but the hotel is not really comfortable to stay at. Sorry no more next visit.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Room & toilet is basic and small. Beds aren't very comfortable. No proper blankets.The walls between rooms are very thin and you can hear other patrons. The only plus point is location & convenience as MRT, malls and 7-11 are nearby. Hotel has no lobby area for patrons to sit but their staff is friendly.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Hotel 81 in a good location and easy to find out. The Hotel 81 also nearly MRT station, food court centre and shopping centre. The room is so clean, dry and tidy. The hotel also has free wifi in the room.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

We stayed for 2 nights moving out from Hotel 81 - Tristar which was far better from Bugis. The room is very small and the air-condition is not working well. Plus the rate is much higher compare to 81 Tristar. We can hear a lot of noise outside. So we're not gonna stay again if we visit to Singapore in... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

We arrived late at night, maybe at that time the girl receptionist is busy, she answered our questions but not even looking at our face, i dont mind but its a bit rude right.. When we got our room keys, we were surprised tht the room had no window.. Well, i told my friends tht what we paid is what... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

That's right folks, Bugis 81 is a 'knocking shop'.. a brothel! I arrived into a small reception where male guest were accompanied by very attractive women and were paying for the hire of the rooms by the hour, which seemed a little strange. When I entered the room, it struck me that there were no windows and a pungent smell!... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

It was our first time to go to SG so we wanted to stay in a not so expensive place so Hotel 81 was perfect for us. It is a narrow building but the rooms are okay, not big nor small but quite comfortable. We were lucky to get a room facing the road so it did not seem crowded... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

better options if u spend little more. No doubt this also god but not up to Singapore Standard. Rooms clean , small but the main entrance like a Lodge and no plesant atmosphere there . no chair and no space at lobby. Overall good if you are solo or group traveler. not best for family coz it not feel like... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

The hotel is situated in the centre of bugis. Although there's nothin much around for tourists. It's very convenient. The rooms are affordable and wont bleed your wallet. However, the rooms are small and the toilet is too small in my opinion. The room i am staying in is the one without windows. The staff are friendly tho. The wifi... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015 via mobile

it's a typical hotel room that you would like to book if you plan to stay longer outside the city and enjoy the beauty of Singapore than to take rest inside your room. The room is just enough for sleeping, no more no less. The comfort room is too small for you to take shower. The customer service is just... More 

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