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Backpackers' Inn Chinatown - Singapore

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

Wi-Fi
Parking

SGD 2 per hour

Kitchen facilities

Shared kitchen

Air conditioning
Laundry

Self-service laundry

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

Business centre

Check-in/ Check-out

Express check-in/ -out

Overview

Backpackers' Inn Chinatown is a family-friendly venue in Singapore close to a gallery and a temple. Founded in 1996, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2010.

The city center is 10 minutes' walk of the property.

The hotel allows quick access to gardens and an orchard.

It will take a 25-minute drive to get to Changi airport.

Rooms

Guests can enjoy the individual rooms which feature complimentary wireless internet, climate control, a private safe, pay television and a wardrobe. There are shared bathrooms with a hairdryer, a bidet and bathrobes along with a microwave, a stove and a toaster for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

A variety of dishes are served in Si Wei Mao Cai and Sichuan Village Restaurant, which are 5 minutes’ walk away.

Services

24-hour reception, laundry and ironing service as well as a designated place for smoking, a car park and a luggage storage are available for guests' use.

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

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Locker room
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Self-service laundry

Dining

  • Bar/ Lounge area

Business

  • Business centre
  • Fax/Photocopying

Spa & Leisure

  • Night club

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer
  • Washing machine

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hostel

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Hostel Address:

27 Mosque Street, Singapore, Singapore, 059508

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Airports
Train
  • Tanjong Pagar KTM Railway Station
    1.0 mi
Underground
  • 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

Backpackers' Inn Chinatown photos Room
Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Washer/dryer
  • Bidet
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Media:Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
Backpackers' Inn Chinatown photos Room
Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Washer/dryer
  • Bidet
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Media:Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
Backpackers' Inn Chinatown photos Room
Quadruple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Wardrobe
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Washer/dryer
  • Bidet
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Media:Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
Shared Bathroom Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Bed in shared room

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
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  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
Room Description:

Shared Facility|Double Room, Shared Bathroom

Backpackers' Inn Chinatown Location

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Local attractions

  • Singapore Flyer1.3 mi
    30 Raffles Avenue
  • Marina Barrage1.7 mi
    8 Marina Gardens Drive Marina Barrage
  • Reflections at Bukit Chandu3.6 mi
    31K Pepys Road
  • Fountain of Wealth1.2 mi
    3 Temasek Boulevard Suntec City Mall Suntec City Mall
  • Hort Park3.2 mi
    33 Hyderabad Road

Restaurants nearby

  • Maxwell Road Hawker Centre1000 ft

    Address: 1 Kadayanallur St

    68% likes this, based on 398 reviews

  • Onn Kee Yong Tau Foo100 ft

    Address: 33 Mosque Street

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

  • Noti Restaurant & Bar600 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 Cai100 ft

    Address: 33 Mosque Street
    Phone: +65 6223 1170

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

  • Momma Kong's100 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

6.6
GoodBased on177 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
Airports
Train
  • Tanjong Pagar KTM Railway Station
    1.0 mi
Underground
  • 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