Backpackers' Inn Chinatown - Singapore

27 Mosque Street ;, Singapore, Singapore, 059508  show map
 2 stars
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Backpackers' Inn Chinatown - Singapore

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Sports activities

Billiards/Pool tables

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Smoking

Smoking allowed in designated areas

 Pets

No pets allowed

Overview

Backpackers' Inn Chinatown is a 2-star heritage hostel, located walk from the beach. This Chinese building was refurbished in 2010. A bunch of amenities featuring a designated smoking area, a luggage storage and parking are provided.

National Orchid Garden is 4.0 km of the property, while Sentosa is around 4.3 km away. Serving chinese and szechuan specialties, Si Wei Mao Cai is about 50 meters away.

Fast access to Changi airport within 20 km is provided.

Rooms

Backpackers' Inn Chinatown boasts such accommodation options as Triple Room, 4-bed mixed Dorm, Studio and 6-bed mixed Dorm. Some guestrooms of Backpackers' Inn Chinatown come with individual climate control, a closet and an iron with ironing board. Guests are offered basic rooms with single beds, double beds and bunk beds. There are private bathrooms appointed with complimentary toiletries, hairdryers and towels. They are fitted with showers and bidets.

Eat & Drink

The property provides a communal kitchen. It features a microwave, a washing machine, a stove and a fridge.

Services

Guests will appreciate laundry, 24-hour reception and ironing service maintained by multilingual staff.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hostel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible at a location nearby at SGD 2 per hour.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of rooms:   26.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Off-site parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • No smoking on site
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Coffee shop
  • Luggage storage
  • No elevators
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Billiards/Pool tables

Services

  • Self-service laundry

Dining facilities

  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Karaoke

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Washing machine
  • Hair dryer
  • Hair dryer on request

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen

Bedroom

  • Foam mattress

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

How to reach hostel

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Hostel Address:

27 Mosque Street ;, Singapore, Singapore, 059508

Get directions
City Center
  • Singapore
    2000 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Singapore City Gallery
    1700 ft
  • Tanjong Pagar KTM Railway Station
    1.0 mi
Underground stations
  • Raffles MRT Station
    2300 ft
  • Outram Park MRT Station
    2700 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Maxwell Road Hawker Centre
    1000 ft
  • Si Wei Mao Cai (cuisine: Chinese)
    100 ft
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    26

Rooms and availability

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Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 90 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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    One Room Shared Bathroom Twin Room
    Bed type: 2 Single beds
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    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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    Twin Plus One Room, Shared Bathroom

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      Triple Room
      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
      Size: 100 sq. feet
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      • Private bathroom
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        Shared Bathroom Triple Room
        Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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        • Air conditioning
        • Private bathroom
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        Triple Room, Shared Bathroom

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          Shared Bathroom Dormitory Room
          Bed type: Bed in shared room
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          • Private bathroom
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            Family Room
            Size: 90 sq. feet
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            • Air conditioning
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              How to reach hostel

              hostel Backpackers' Inn Chinatown - Singapore Singapore location
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              Hostel Address:

              27 Mosque Street ;, Singapore, Singapore, 059508

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Singapore
                2000 ft
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Singapore City Gallery
                1700 ft
              • Tanjong Pagar KTM Railway Station
                1.0 mi
              Underground stations
              • Raffles MRT Station
                2300 ft
              • Outram Park MRT Station
                2700 ft
              • Bus stop
                400 ft
              Restaurants
              • Maxwell Road Hawker Centre
                1000 ft
              • Si Wei Mao Cai (cuisine: Chinese)
                100 ft
              Hostel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2010
              • Number of rooms:
                26

              Backpackers' Inn Chinatown Location

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              What's nearby

              Tourist attractions

              • Sri Mariamman Temple - 400 ft
              • G-MAX Reverse Bungy - 2300 ft
              • Sir Stamford Raffles Statue - 2300 ft

              Popular areas

              • City Center - 1700 ft
              • Singapore Riverside: Clarke Quay, Robertson Quay, Boat Quay - 2300 ft

              Places of interest

              • Chinatown - 700 ft
              • People's Park Complex - 700 ft
              • Maxwell Food Centre - 1000 ft
              • Temple Tian Hock Keng - 1400 ft
              • Lau Pa Sat - 2000 ft
              • Raffles MRT Station - 2000 ft
              • One Raffles Quay - 2300 ft

              Train stations

              • Singapore City Gallery - 1400 ft

              Shopping areas

              Amusement

              • BoaT Quay - 1700 ft

              Museums

              • Red Dot Design Museum - 1700 ft

              Business areas

              • One Raffles Quay - 2300 ft

              Golf courses and Country clubs

              • G-MAX Reverse Bungy - 2300 ft

              Underground stations

              • Raffles MRT Station - 2000 ft
              • Outram Park MRT Station - 2300 ft
              • Outram Park MRT Station - 2300 ft

              Local attractions

              • National Museum of Singapore - 5000 ft
                93 Stamford Road, Singapore
              • Cathedral of the Good Shepherd - 5100 ft
                4 Queen St, Singapore
              • Mint Museum of Toys - 1.1 mi
                26 Seah Street, Singapore
              • ArtScience Museum at Marina Bay Sands - 5000 ft
                10 Bayfront Avenue, Singapore
              • Singapore Art Museum - 1.0 mi
                71 Bras Basah Road, Singapore

              Near the hostel

              • Jamae Mosque - 300 ft
                218 South Bridge Rd, Singapore
              • Sri Mariamman Temple - 500 ft
                244 South Bridge Rd, Singapore
              • Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum - 900 ft
                288, South Bridge Road, Singapore
              • Singapore City Gallery - 1600 ft
                45 Maxwell Road, Singapore
              • Chinatown Heritage Centre - 500 ft
                48 Pagoda St., Singapore
              • Chinatown - 800 ft
                Crot, Singapore
              • Thian Hock Kheng Temple - 1300 ft
                158 Telok Ayer St, Singapore

              Restaurants nearby

              • Maxwell Road Hawker Centre - 1000 ft

                Address: 1 Kadayanallur St

                68% likes this, based on 398 reviews

              • Onn Kee Yong Tau Foo - 100 ft

                Address: 33 Mosque Street

                60% likes this, based on 19 reviews
                Cuisine: Chinese

              • Noti Restaurant & Bar - 600 ft

                Address: 54 & 56 Club Street
                Phone: 65-62220089

                73% likes this, based on 172 reviews
                Cuisine: Italian
                Price Range: USD 6 - USD 35

              • Si Wei Mao Cai - 100 ft

                Address: 33 Mosque Street
                Phone: +65 6223 1170

                83% likes this, based on 12 reviews
                Cuisine: Chinese

              • Momma Kong's - 100 ft

                Address: 34 Mosque Street
                Phone: +(65)62252722

                83% likes this, based on 36 reviews
                Cuisine: Chinese, Singaporean

              Hostel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2010
              • Number of rooms:
                26
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              Backpackers' Inn Chinatown Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Backpackers' Inn Chinatown

              Average guest rating

              6.6out of 10
              Good
              Based on 209 reviews

              Guest reviews

              • Single
                7.0

                Easy access to city center by public transportation and/or by walk. Good value for money with necessary facilities. I like that my room has safety box.

                Noise from night club outside since my room faces Mosque St.

              • Group of friends
                9.6

                - The location is really near Chinatown mrt and it is near the city area of Singapore like Clarke Quay, City Hall, Raffles Place, and Orchard. Room-wise, it is clean and comforting to stay with. This is an excellent inn if your purpose is to tour around the city and stay less in the hotel.

                - The room is quite small and the pictures shown in the site is different from the actual rooms but nevertheless it is good.

              • Single
                5.0

                Good location.

                The bar on the ground floor is rather noisy. The rooms are clean but no common space at all.

              • Single
                10.0

                Wonderful experience to share a room with 11 others - people were quiet and very nice, and took care about each other. Great common facilities such as washing machine, drier, water dispenser (hot, cold), etc.

              • Single
                5.0

                No elevator. We should remove the shoes and slippers every time when enter the room. We have to use only one toilet and one bath room together with other room members, no privacy… quiet environment

              • Family with children
                7.4

                location is very good, just not more than 5 minutes to / from Chinatown MRT station. Got so many shops of different kinds.and free internet online sevice,

                a bit smelly but acceptable.

              • Single
                8.8

                Lokation in Chinatown,not far from main attractions.feels safe to walk at nights

                Window too small and bathroom is shared

              • Group of friends
                6.2

                Internet cannot be connected. The pillow is very soft, i'm cannot sleep with it.

              • Group of friends
                3.8

                I honestly can't say anything good about this hostel

                Reason we booked this place was cause we wanted to save monye and they had free WIFI.Their free WIFI didn't work anywhere in the buidling and I was generally online for max 30s and then it took some minutes if i was lucky to reconnect or find the WIFI. I notified the staff but they never fixed it.

              • Single
                6.6

                Location wise is very strategic place.. You can easily reach the nice food and MRT in few minutes time.

                The hotel price is reasonable and well equipped with all those hair dryer, iron, free wifi and etc ... The toilet is clean and the mattress are all clean. Overall the cleanliness is good and only the girl who in charge for the bed arrangement and payment is not so friendly and dont smile at all... But other worker is not bad ...

              • Family with children
                7.4

                Good location: near train station (MRT) and bus stops, near restaurants (even 24-hour restaurant), near souvenir shops. Reasonable price: we got air conditioned room, clean towels and sheets, access to the kitchen and free internet, and warm shower (ahh, feels good after full day traveling). Staff and other guests were friendly.

                Room a bit small (as expected). No elevator, so we have to carry our heavy bags to 3rd floor. Have to turn on the water heater manually (no written advice, so we have to find out ourselves). TV has blurry image, the manager should fix this, because as we queue to the bathroom, only the TV is the entertainment source (when the free internet computers are occupied).

              • Single
                3.4

                Location plus a bed

                Service=0 by the way do not forget to take you own toilet paper with you!

              • Family with children
                7.4

                Strategic place to reach shopping centers and tourist attractions. Places to eat cheap and delicious, environmentally friendly

                Room and living room a bit cramped and less privacy

              • Group of friends
                7.8

                Near MRT, kitchen availability

                no drop baggage service

              • Older travelers
                8.2

                Location and kitchen faclilties is good. Toilet cleanliness is good. Will recommended to friends and will consider to patronize again.

                Bed is old and pillow is too soft.

              How to reach hostel

              hostel Backpackers' Inn Chinatown - Singapore Singapore location
              Show big map »

              Hostel Address:

              27 Mosque Street ;, Singapore, Singapore, 059508

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Singapore
                2000 ft
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Singapore City Gallery
                1700 ft
              • Tanjong Pagar KTM Railway Station
                1.0 mi
              Underground stations
              • Raffles MRT Station
                2300 ft
              • Outram Park MRT Station
                2700 ft
              • Bus stop
                400 ft
              Restaurants
              • Maxwell Road Hawker Centre
                1000 ft
              • Si Wei Mao Cai (cuisine: Chinese)
                100 ft
              Hostel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2010
              • Number of rooms:
                26