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Happy Snail Hostel Private Limited

Hostel | Block 147 Silat Avenue #01-32, Singapore, Singapore 160147

92.1% Overall Rating

97 out of 101 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (14/06/2014)

"It was very clean and comfortable. You got reduced prices for some of the main attractions. The place was very secure and safe."

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Car Parking
  • No curfew
  • Free city tour
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Late check-out
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • ATM / cash machine
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel USD 0.81

What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen

Important Information

Reception is open 9:30 am to 3 pm daily or by appointment. For check in times outside of these times, please email us to arrange. For safety reasons, we do not accept children below age of 10 years or seniors above the age of 50. No smoking / consumption of alcohol is permitted within the hostel premises. No outsiders / visitors are allowed to enter the hostel premises. There is no curfew imposed. As we are registered as a backpacker hostel, we typically do not accept locals / PRs / foreigners with work passes including business visas / students. Due to the limited capacity at our hostel, We do not accept online bookings from India and Bangladesh. Bookings made and paid online by these countries shall not be refundable. We accept walk in check in only for these countries and it is subjected to the room availability.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 3 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 10:00
Latest Check-out: 11:00

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Group of 15 or more traveling to Singapore?

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FIFA World Cup Live Screening. Free 100 MBps Wi Fi ! (probably the fastest provided in hostels) Cable TV (FOX movies on demand), all day breakfast/ coffee / tea. What we offer that most other hostels don't is air conditioning in the common areas and dorm rooms (unlimited use) as the weather is warm here in Singapore. Whether you are coming to Singapore for a short visit/ VISA run or stopping by before going on to Australia/ Malaysia/ Bali,our cosy hostel is a great place to meet other travelers. Read more

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Shared Rooms Help! A shared room (typically a dorm) is a bedroom which you share with other people from the property. The number of beds in a room is shown in the room name, e.g. ‘5 Bed Dorm’, and you can book as many as you need. Some properties have male only dorms and female only dorms.

6 Bed Dorm - Female only (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included, Selected drinks included

4 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included, Selected drinks included

8 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

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About Happy Snail Hostel Private Limited

Our hostel is newly renovated and you can be assured of staying in a nice environment.We are located on the 2nd floor and strictly smoke free. To date, we have had guests from Australia, Sweden, Finland, Switzerland, UK, USA, Philippines, Denmark, Germany, Poland, Japan and Korea. We cater to a backpacker's most important needs providing comfortable beds with comfy pillows and quilts, ultra fast WIFI / Internet, clean dormitories/ washrooms and free all day breakfast. Rates include the free use of the following like high speed Wi Fi internet access, cable TV and free local calls. Free basic breakfast/ coffee / tea is available from the pantry all day. Self service laundry is also available in our hostel.
Children below 15yrs and seniors above 50 are not allowed in our hostel due to safety reasons.
Kindly note we do not accept locals / PRs / foreigners with work passes / students as we are registered as a backpackers hostel.

Accommodation Information

We offer 3 types of rooms, 8 person mixed dorm, 4 person mixed dorm and 6 person ladies only dorm. Our rooms are all air conditioned and we feature super single bunk beds for comfort. Fresh clean linens with quilts are provided to every guest to ensure a clean environment. Each bed has a individual power point together with personal reading light. Bathrooms also have 24hr hot showers.

Location Information

We are located near the city centre and a short 5 min bus ride from Outram MRT (EW16) and Chinatown. Singapore's major tourist attraction, Universal Studios and Sentosa are reachable in 6 min via bus. There is a bus service called SAEx® available at Vivocity just outside Sentosa that provides bus services to all the tourist destinations including the Singapore Zoo, BirdPark, Singapore Flyer, etc.