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Hostel | 111J King George's Avenue, Singapore, Singapore 208559

89.8% Overall Rating

160 out of 168 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (17/04/2014)

baoliang liu thinks…

"Everyone working at the hostel was so nice. The atmosphere in the common area was really great."

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Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Washing machines
  • Hot tub / jacuzzi
  • Laundry service
  • Reception (limited hours)

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen

Important Information

1) Check in time:from 2pm (early check-in is subject to availability). 2) Normal reception runsfrom 8:30am to 12:00am mid night. Self check-in facility will be provided forlate arrivals. 3) Cancellations shouldbe made at least two days before your arrival date. One night penalty fee willbe charged for late cancellations. In case of no-show, an amount equal to thefirst two nights (or full amount for single day booking) will be charged. 4) Group bookings with more than 20 pax willbe subject to the hostel's confirmation.

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89.8%

Overall Rating

160 out of 168 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Backpackers@SG'

Atmosphere
84.0%
Location
90.4%
Facilities
89.6%
Cleanliness
88.0%
Staff
90.4%
Value
92.0%
Safety
94.4%
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97.1%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

baoliang liu

With friends / other travellers

City break

17 April 2014 baoliang would recommend this property

Liked: Everyone working at the hostel was so nice. The atmosphere in the common area was really great.

Disliked: none

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

su hwa lee

Alone

Sightseeing & culture

10 April 2014 su hwa would recommend this property

Liked: A cute and friendly hostel, clean and convenient location

Disliked: none

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

van hung dang

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

02 April 2014 van hung would recommend this property

Liked: Free wifi, located near the MRT, friendly staff, good breakfast, clean and tidy.

Disliked: none

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

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

18 March 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Manager and staff all very nice and helpful, Great facilities and good value.

Disliked: Nothing. Perfectly good.

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

feng sun choi

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

14 March 2014 feng sun would recommend this property

Liked: It was perfect for backpacking, I have nothing to complain. I had fun making friends from different parts of the world, will recommend this place to all backpackers.

Disliked: feng sun left no negative feedback.

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

hermann bauer

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

05 March 2014 hermann would recommend this property

Liked: Convenient, cheap, clean, good for backpacker stay

Disliked: hermann left no negative feedback.

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

Kristin Volsky

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

02 March 2014

Liked: Great location, walking distance to many local sights, and really close to the MRT when you don't want to walk. I checked in after hours and the staff left a key and very easy to follow ínstructions so I could get into my room.

Disliked: Nothing

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

JACK LEE

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

27 February 2014 JACK would recommend this property

Liked: clean environment, friendly staff

Disliked: JACK left no negative feedback.

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

phuong tran

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

16 February 2014 phuong would recommend this property

Liked: good location, quiet, nice staff

Disliked: not very easy to find.

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

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

14 February 2014

Liked: Secure access

Disliked: Bathrooms always wet, kitchen right next to showers, rooms to small. No reading light, not enough power sockets.

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

wipada wichasak

Alone

Sightseeing & culture

07 February 2014 wipada would recommend this property

Liked: Location was idea near the MRT station and food court. Friendly and helpful staff. the room is big and clean, and most importantly the bathrooms are clean.

Disliked: wipada left no negative feedback.

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

Rizky Pratama Adhi

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

06 February 2014 Rizky would recommend this property

Liked: the wifi was very fast, good breakfast, and securely computerized door

Disliked: nothing

80.0%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 100%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

05 February 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The hostel staff was nice and helpful.

Disliked: toilets a bit dirty. nothing really to complain.

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

Sandra Davis

Alone

City break
Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

21 January 2014 Sandra would recommend this property

Liked: The staff were helpful in carrying my bags from the other backpackers next door to their reception, which was up and down stairs. I was really early too and they let me get In My room and even allowed me to get some breakfast. The room came with its own locker outside the room along with linens and a little shelf, which was handy.

Disliked: Nothin!

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

Chester Lam

Alone

Business / conference

20 January 2014 Chester would recommend this property

Liked: Good value for a clean quiet hostel. TV lounge area was good. Things seemed pretty well kept!

Disliked: Can't say I disliked anything.

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

dominik baum

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

13 January 2014 dominik would recommend this property

Liked: A nice hostel with a friendly and helpful staff. The hostel is clean both in the room and all other public areas. Only a few minutes walk to lavender food court where you can find cheap local foods with delicious selection, and it is 24 hours!! Lavender MRT is only within 5 minutes walk. Overal it was a great stay.

Disliked: none

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

watchara wichasak

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

05 January 2014 watchara would recommend this property

Liked: Good location, value for money, the male staff is very accomodating, he is very helpful in giving directions and tips on how to go around SG. 9/10 hostel.

Disliked: watchara left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

23 December 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Nice communal area

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

68.6%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

19 December 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Breakfast, helpful personal, clean

Disliked: Luggage deposit is in the public area, so everybody could go there and take your backpacks.

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

wangqiu liu

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

05 December 2013 wangqiu would recommend this property

Liked: Nice place for a budget. I arrived late and they prepared my key for late check in. the staff was quite helpful, i loved its breakast, particularly peanut jam.

Disliked: wangqiu left no negative feedback.

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

nurul azhar

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

30 November 2013 nurul would recommend this property

Liked: It was a nice stay. I booked for one night and extended two more nights, but moved to another hostel on last day because this hostel was fully booked. it offers good location and good value for money, and nice staff as well.

Disliked: nurul left no negative feedback.

62.9%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 60% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 40% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 80%

Customer review

Alone

Partying / nightlife
Sightseeing & culture

17 November 2013

Liked: Close to MRT (good until it works, otherwise prepare to use taxis or make long walks). Staff is kind and helpful.

Disliked: Far from almost everything. The only place close is little India, but is a district that has almost nothing to offer to the tourist. Low social life.

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

christopher weber

Alone

Visiting friends or family

28 October 2013 christopher would recommend this property

Liked: I like the atmosphere, totally friendly and relaxed. not a big hostel, but cute and clean.

Disliked: none

88.6%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

26 October 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Good location and easy to get to from MRT. Staff friendly and helpful.

Disliked: Breakfast fairly basic

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

marco castillo

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

14 October 2013 marco would recommend this property

Liked: Clean dorms, decent shower facilities, nie communal area including TV, movies and 2 Laptop, excellent staff, free tea & coffee all day, fast wifi.

Disliked: none