We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

“Great clean place in cultural neighbourhood.” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Hotel 81 - Heritage

Best prices for -
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 1 more site!
Hotel 81 - Heritage
Ranked #205 of 309 Hotels in Singapore
Toronto
1 review
“Great clean place in cultural neighbourhood.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 24, 2013

The place was very clean, and located in the Arab Street area (one of Singapore main attractions), in-between two subway stops. Close to restaurants and shops. Walk to subway is nice. Easy to get to and from airport.
Friendly efficient staff, big thanks for allowing to check in early and keeping our luggage beyond check-out up to our departure time.
Clean, modern, small but we don't spend time at a hotel, so we don't care about the room size. Bathroom size is decent. Fresh Towels. Queen bed, TV, desk, small closet (again, we don't care about the size). I am very picky about cleanliness, and this place was absolutely clean. They even have mattress covers to avoid bedbugs, for which I'm thankful as we had an experience with bedbugs at a different place before, and trust me, you do NOT want to deal with that, so I would most rather sleep on the covered mattress and know I'm safe.
From our stay at Singapore we noticed that generally Singapore people are not too friendly, you are not likely to hear any laughter on subway etc., generally quite reserved and quiet (note for female travellers - do not wear low cut tops, or even medium if you have full bust - you will be stared at, this is not the norm there).
This is why I'd like to address any prior feedback about any staff unfriendliness - they are quite fine, you have to understand this is a different culture all together. The staff is very helpful and treat visitors with outmost respect, in a courteous manner. That is all I think is necessary.
I would definitely recommend staying at Hotel 81- Heritage.

  • Stayed November 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
Thank colour_bird123
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

142 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    23
    50
    40
    16
    13
See reviews for
45
33
17
4
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 bubbles
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (17)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Indonesian first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Korean first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Traralgon, Australia
Level Contributor
234 reviews
40 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2013

Good value hotel in a good location.
The staff here are very friendly and helpful, and the hotel is clean and cosy.
My room was small but well appointed and all I needed for 2 nights.
The hotel is surrounded by convenience stores, cafes, restaurants and massage outlets... Sultan's Kitchen across the road offers good, cheap food and drinks, and during the day is very popular with locals.
And a few minutes walk away is Arab St and numerous more eating and drinking options.
Best of all, the wonderful MRT is a stroll away, with Lavender and Bugis on the East West line and a short, comfortable ride to Changi Airport when the time comes.
Thanks again to the staff for everything.

  • Stayed November 2013, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
1 Thank Nostratamis
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Salt Lake City
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2013

I stayed here with a group of friends in two rooms. We had late arrival and no problems checking in late (around midnight). The staff was helpful with instructions how to get to and information on local and city attractions. Good price and the rooms were clean. Not high end but very good for travelling on a budget. There are a couple convenience stores, next door and across the street that are 24 hours. The area around the hotel is safe to be out any hour. Restaurants nearby, 2 different lines of the MRT system are within a few blocks, not a bad walk, even in the rain as most sidewalks are under building fronts or covered walkways. No surprise fees on arrival/checkout. I will definatly stay here again on future trips.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
1 Thank madscientistutah
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2013 via mobile

This hotel give me and my family great experience...more than our expectations....the hotel crew are very care with us...clean hotel room and bathroom...to reach this hotel, i suggest to go to lavender MRT station....a lot of restaurant and mini market beside this hotel

Helpful?
1 Thank Yoan A
This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveler and not of TripAdvisor LLC nor of its partners.
Cebu City, Cebu City, Philippines
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2013

nice and clean hotel .. easy access to lavender station& nicholl highway MRT.. its relaxing, Good staff, they are friendly... everything's OK, many restaurant near the hotel... near 2 7/11, and convenience store.... thumbs up for this hotel...i recommend this hotel

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
Thank rhaygabz
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
England
Level Contributor
10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2013

We stayed here for one night whilst waiting for flights from Singapore to London. It was therefore meant as a functional base for a day so we could occupy ourselves waiting for flights. This it did really well. It's a 5 min walk from Lavender MRT and on the line that gets you straight into the Marina and other key parts of the city. The room was clean and came with good wifi. Shower was effective and hot and everything else worked and hoped. The room was very small and you could not use it for much else other than a bed for the night. Stay here for short, cheap stays like a 'backpacker-plus' kind of stay.

Room Tip: Ask for a room at the end of a corridor for extra peace and quiet at night.
See more room tips
  • Stayed August 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
2 Thank GlobalZebra
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Brisbane, Australia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 19, 2013

Satisfactory overall. The room was clean with quite new furniture although very small. Wifi speed was good. Closer to lavender MRT station and easy to move to others area. Hotel staff were polite and always ready to help. I recommend this hotel !

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
1 Thank Amber M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Singapore hotels
Little India
Hotel 81 Rochor
Hotel 81 Rochor
#196 of 309 in Singapore
3.5 of 5 bubbles 177 reviews
Kampong Glam
hotel clover 33 Jalan Sultan
hotel clover 33 Jalan Sultan
#146 of 309 in Singapore
4.0 of 5 bubbles 170 reviews
Hotel 81-Bugis
#229 of 309 in Singapore
3.0 of 5 bubbles 196 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Joo Chiat
Venue Hotel The Lily
Venue Hotel The Lily
#124 of 309 in Singapore
3.5 of 5 bubbles 323 reviews
Hotel 81 Selegie
#200 of 309 in Singapore
3.5 of 5 bubbles 184 reviews
Hotel 81 - Elegance
#215 of 309 in Singapore
3.0 of 5 bubbles 143 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Been to Hotel 81 - Heritage? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Hotel 81 - Heritage

Property: Hotel 81 - Heritage
Address: 71 Jalan Sultan, Singapore 198985, Singapore
Location: Singapore > Singapore
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #205 of 309 Hotels in Singapore
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel 81 - Heritage 2.5*
Number of rooms: 64
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Priceline and Hotels.com so you can book your Hotel 81 - Heritage reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Hotel 81 - Heritage Singapore

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing