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Reviews of Backpacker's Hostel @ The Little Red Dot

Hostel | 125 Lavender Street, Singapore, Singapore 338734

80.5% Overall Rating

171 out of 196 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (14/04/2014)

Jan Vogel thinks…

"great hostel, nice staff, i love the comfortable box beds (more quiet than dorm), cheap and free breakfast"

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Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • No curfew
  • Free city tour
  • Games room
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Bicycle hire
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry service
  • Wake-up calls
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Outside area
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Luggage Room USD 1.61
  • Towel USD 3.22

What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen

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80.5%

Overall Rating

171 out of 196 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Backpacker's Hostel @ The Little Red Dot'

Atmosphere
80.0%
Location
72.8%
Facilities
79.2%
Cleanliness
81.6%
Staff
82.4%
Value
84.0%
Safety
83.2%
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77.1%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year
Romantic getaway
Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

16 July 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: It is cheap and it is pretty decent place to stay for the night.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Zhemin Mei

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture
Visiting friends or family

17 June 2014 Zhemin would recommend this property

Liked: fair price, location is quite good,food court nearby.

Disliked: still too far from MRT. 10-15mins walking.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

VISHWAS SHINDE

Alone

Business / conference

06 June 2014 VISHWAS would recommend this property

Liked: its location and over all ambiance

Disliked: poor ventilation in 12 bed mix dorm

85.7%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

Sightseeing & culture

01 June 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Friendly staff, clean, nice!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

60.0%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 60%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

LAN-TING CHEN

Alone

Shopping
Visiting friends or family

16 May 2014 LAN-TING would recommend this property

Liked: CHEAP AND CONVENIENT.

Disliked: NOT REALLY SAFE .

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Shaikh Ahmad Ridhwan

Alone

City break

14 May 2014 Shaikh would recommend this property

Liked: Cosy, like own home.

Disliked: None that I could think of.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Melissa Hall

Alone

Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

07 May 2014 Melissa would recommend this property

Liked: The pod beds and how friendly and helpful staff were.

Disliked: Didn't get any safe storage but I think there was some. Also air conditioning a little cold.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Jan Vogel

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

14 April 2014 Jan would recommend this property

Liked: great hostel, nice staff, i love the comfortable box beds (more quiet than dorm), cheap and free breakfast

Disliked: Jan left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Amber Harris

Alone

City break

26 February 2014 Amber would recommend this property

Liked: Staff were friendly and helpful.

Disliked: The hostel was very loud.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year
Beach / sunbathing
Events / festivals
Sightseeing & culture

26 February 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: It had a funky atmosphere, modern facilities and was clean and comfortable.

Disliked: It was a bit of a walk to the train station and the blanket was a bit small.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

23 February 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Friendly People and Nice accomondation!

Disliked: -

60.0%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 40%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 80%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year
City break
Sightseeing & culture

26 January 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Cheap beds

Disliked: Not that clean place

65.7%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

City break

09 January 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Over all, it wasn't as good anymore than when i first stayed there in 2011. The rooms are to dark, any animals in my bed (probably bed bugs) this stay. There are better options around in this area.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

City break

30 December 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Convenient location, cozy atmosphere,

Disliked: Quality of bedding and sheet to cover was more like a tiny shawl. Have slept in better beds in Singapore hostels at same price.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

Sightseeing & culture

17 November 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Good vibe, clean and friendly.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

45.7%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 20% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 20% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 40%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

14 November 2013

Liked: Matreeses and capsules

Disliked: location and staff

74.3%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 60% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

Alone

Relaxation/spa
Sightseeing & culture

29 October 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Cozy hostel lobby, good privacy in the bed capsule

Disliked: Insufficient ventilation in the bed capsule

48.6%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 20% Safety - 60%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 20% Value - 60%

Customer review

Alone

City break
Sightseeing & culture

29 October 2013

Liked: It was cheap

Disliked: The bathroom and food preparation areas were filthy. The stairs leading up to the hostel were dirty as well. The breakfast was dismal. The towels were falling apart. No sheets on the bed!

74.3%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 60% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

Mairead KELLY

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

02 October 2013 Mairead would recommend this property

Liked: Location

Disliked: Coco Pops as the cereal for breakfast... in this day & age please!

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Kelly Raila

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

10 September 2013 Kelly would recommend this property

Liked: Sleeping in the capsules was great. Very comfortable and offering more privacy than a usual there. The hostel itself was awesome!

Disliked: Nothing.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Alisdair Grahame

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

28 August 2013 Alisdair would recommend this property

Liked: Loved the staff - really laid-back and hilarious guys who were extremely helpful too.

Disliked: A bit hard to find!

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Timothy Russell

Alone

Work / volunteering

03 August 2013 Timothy would recommend this property

Liked: Clean beds, showers, toilets and communal areas. Super helpful staff AND free breakfast :)

Disliked: Snoring roomies, bring ear plugs

82.9%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Marco Bottecchia

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

24 July 2013 Marco would recommend this property

Liked: Easy going! Friendly Bacpackers

Disliked: Nothing bad..no many shower and many bad in small rooms,but u still have ur own little cool place and ive found it very nice!

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

AWALUDDIN AWALUDDIN

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

21 July 2013 AWALUDDIN would recommend this property

Liked: good location, cheap,

Disliked: -----

77.1%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

06 July 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Friendly staff and a good place to meet new people.

Disliked: Bathrooms could have been a bit cleaner