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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Im sorry for saying that. But if u r patient to listen to me, u will know why. I came to Sing from Malaysia in 16th July and i booked 1 room for 1 night in this hotel. When i arrived, they said the ac in the room was not working, we said: ok, fine. We can stay in fan... More 

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2 Thank Hoa L
Terry G, Manager at City Backpackers, responded to this review

Hi Ms. Hoa Le, Thank you for your feedback. We want to sincerely apologize about us not being able to accommodate you due to inevitable circumstances. Your comfort is our number one priority and not having an airconditioning unit is going to be a huge let down and so we have decided to relocate you at a different hostel. As... More 

Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

The location is great and the staffs were amazing. A little problem with the shower but you have an option to use the other floors shower room. Free breakfast and good wifi reception. Location is near clark quay and the golden shoe complex food centre in market street. About 20 mins walk to Merlion. its simple place with a very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

The staff here are so lovely and helpful. The dorms are clean, comfortable and cool. Really good location right by Clarke quay (nightlife/shopping area). Free computers to use in the common area along with free coffee and toast to start off your day! Would definitely recommend to any backpackers heading to Singapore.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

Instead of going to Blissful Loft, I went to City Backpackers because I saw a seal of Trip Advisor at their entrance. The stairs were so steep that I have a hard time reaching the reception and even my dorm room. In the dorm, the floor space was not that spacious as compared with other hostel. The amenities were not... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

located nearby the center of clarke quay, this hostel is cheap, clean, recommended for staying with a group of friends. like any other hostel, they provide dinner, free wifi, and lockers. too bad they don't have female dorm. and there are not much toilet amd bathroom.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015

I and my friend was arrive at hostel on the morning but can't check in yet so they recommended us for shower and go sightseeing...Staff so kind and friendly. In addition clean bed and bathroom.Really great location near to Clark quay just walk only 5 min

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Jakarta, Jakarta Raya, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

My main reason to book this hostel was, Location. At Clarke Quay MRT. You will be at Central Mall, just across the road with bridge or walking, and then walk about 80 meters with the same flow with the cars. You will see Hong Kong Street, turn left and you will find the hostel. I arrive around 11.30PM then we... More 

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Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

This hotel located in Hongkong Street (Clark Quay Area). You can go walking to some tourist attraction like Chinatown, Merlion (and can continue to Garden by the bay), Clark Quay river. The dorm room is average, bathroom/toilet enough. Wifi is quite good. And we can get breakfast free (breads and coffee). i got 24 SGD for 1 night which is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015 via mobile

I may not say that this is the best hostel in Singapore. But the staffs are very accommodating and approachable. ROOM - Very comfortable. Comfort room/ Toilet - Naku! Nawalan ako ng tubig! Di tuloy natapos ang pagligo ko - Nasa 4th floor kasi yung room ko. Tapos sabi ng cousin ko nawalan din sya ng tubig habang naliligo. Ayan... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

1) CHECK IN AND CHECK OUT: we reach the hostel almost 2pm ,but was told to wait till 2pm that was like 20mins difference, OH WELL,we waited at the lobby and by 2pm sharp by looking at the wall clock where it was hang near the reception. SO i went up to the reception if we could check in since... More 

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Additional Information about City Backpackers

Address: 18 Hongkong Street City Backpackers, Singapore 059661, Singapore
Location: Singapore > Singapore
Price Range: $15 - $95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — City Backpackers 2.5*
Number of rooms: 13
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