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Jayleen 1918 Hotel
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   42 Carpenter Street, Singapore 059921, Singapore   |  
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Ranked #116 of 292 hotels in Singapore
Siem Reap, Cambodia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
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“Nice staying here”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Today I checked out this nice hotel and need staying another couple nights at another hotel in Singapore for my biz trip.
I rated excellent here because of some reasons below:
- staffs are helpful, they helped changing my room immediately when I figured out that internet not working good.
- Internet access was good at 6th floor and lobby
- Room to me is too small per experienced staying with another hotel with this price in other countries, but that's ok cuz we know that Singapore is pretty expensive.
- Breakfast acceptable.

I did recommend one of my friend to stay here when he come back Singapore next month.

Stayed July 2014, traveled on business
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Macau, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Room is small (acceptable) but it's location is very convenient. A few minutes walk can reach the MRT station and also the Clarke Quay. The breakfast is ok but don't expect too much. The free wifi signal is not strong (especially at night). The staff is friendly.

Room Tip: Don't take the family room on 4th floor. Try and you will know why.
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  • Stayed July 2014, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Service

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Hotel is in a very good location, you can walk in one of the best areas of the city, close to MRT station and also to nightlife.
The rooms are small, but have everything you need for a short stay and also the staff is very helpful and nice.
If you are on a budget and want to stay close to many attractions and in Clark Quay it is a good option.

Room Tip: The rooms are small but have everything you need for a short stay.
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  • Stayed July 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service is good that they provide birthday cake for my friend's birthday and the room is clean. There are beds enough for 4 pax in a room and rooftop view is excellent. LOve the vintage feel in the room.

  • Stayed July 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Hyderabad, India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice hotel for Budget travellers. Rooms are very small, complimentary breakfast is very very restricted without much choices. Bathrooms are so strange, very uncomfortable. The rates are comparable to any other 4 start but the hotel itself can be termed as 2 star minus the size of the bathrooms a normal two star has.
Definitely not worth the money. It would have been had the rates been lower by 60%. Very Very over priced for the comfort and the size.
Positives- Great location, nice and helpful staff, no communication issues as they all speak proper english.

Stayed July 2014, traveled solo

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is about 45mins - 50mins MRT ride away from the Changi Airport. Alight from Clark Quay MRT station and get out at exit E to Central shopping mall. Walk across the pedestrian bridge and heads towards Carpenters St to the right of back of the escalator.

The roof top have an amazing view! The location is simply accessible to almost anywhere! Chinatown is just 10 minits walk away. Clark Quay & Boat Quay is a stone throw away also.

The staffs are very friendly and helpful.

We booked the Economy room. The room is not big but its practical. We got a room on the 2nd floor. Across the back lane, there were a building lot being torn down and in the midst of being rebuild. Constructions starts in the morning. For those folks who is easily disturbed by noise, its advisable to select a room that is not facing the back lane. The shower is kind of small, for a large person this maybe a challenge! When we got into the room, the smells are kind of musty but the A/C clears the smell away after awhile.

Tips: The SAEX shuttle is just around the corner at the junction of Hong Kong St, in front of the Chinese Medicine Shop on the corner. SAEX shuttles brings you to a lot of locations such as the Zoo/Night Safari. Check out their website for details.

  • Stayed July 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Splendora, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel was a pleasant surprise. I booked it because I was only in town for a very short period of time, and it was conveniently located near my meeting place and priced well. I was very impressed. The staff was wonderful! It really feels like a comfortable, family environment. They late arrival and early departure due to my international flights was no problem at all. The room was small, but fine for business travel, clean, had all the necessary amenities, and a comfy bed. The wifi in the hotel works very well and was free! The best part was the roof-top patio. It was great for watching the sun rise, relaxing after meetings, etc. Breakfast had a nice selection, especially for a small hotel.

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Address: 42 Carpenter Street, Singapore 059921, Singapore
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Location: Singapore > Singapore
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant
Hotel Style:
#57 Business Hotel in Singapore
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Jayleen 1918 Hotel 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Best Western Jayleen 1918 is affordably priced and located right in the City Centre, close to the Singapore River, Boat Quay and Clarke Quay Entertainment District.It is walking distance to Raffles Place, Chinatown, The Esplanade, and within 2km to Suntec City Convention Centre and Marina Bay Sands Convention Centre and Hotel.Both Tourists and Business Visitors alike find this hotel ideally located and suitably priced.The Hotel has a heritage look, both on its external facade, as well as in the decor of its rooms, while being modern, recently built with Free Wifi and Free Local Telephone Calls. A sumptuous American Buffet Breakfast is also included in the room rates. ... more   less 
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