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Shophouse The Social Hostel Hostel

48 Arab Street, Singapore, Singapore

Singapore's first indie boutique hostel, the newly opened Shophouse The Social Hostel puts up clean, refurbished rooms housed in a beautiful conservation building that is unique to South-East Asia. Shophouse lies along Arab Street, an area famous for its heady mix of culture, arts, dining and fashion. We offer 6, 8, 12 and 16 bed mixed dorms as well as 8 and 12 bed female-only dorms which lie on an exclusively ladies-only floor. Read more

85% Overall Rating 35 out of 42 customers would recommend this property based on 42 reviews

Atmosphere 81%

Cleanliness 78%

Facilities 83%

Location 90%

Safety 90%

Staff 90%

Value 83%

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What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Luggage Room

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Cafe
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel 1.48USD

Important Information

“Hostelbookers Sale
Please note that all sales bookings are final and non-refundable. Payment protection is also not available in connection with these bookings. In the event that you cancel your booking the accommodation provider shall be entitled to charge your card for the total outstanding costs of your booking. All rooms that are included in the sale are identified in their room type as [“Sale Non Refundable”].

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 08:00

Latest Check-out: 12:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Singapore?

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Singapore's first indie boutique hostel, the newly opened Shophouse The Social Hostel puts up clean, refurbished rooms housed in a beautiful conservation building that is unique to South-East Asia. Shophouse lies along Arab Street, an area famous for its heady mix of culture, arts, dining and fashion. We offer 6, 8, 12 and 16 bed mixed dorms as well as 8 and 12 bed female-only dorms which lie on an exclusively ladies-only floor. Read more

Shared Rooms

Standard 6 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 8 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 12 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 12

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 8 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 12 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 12

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 16 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 16

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Private Rooms

Standard Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

About Shophouse The Social Hostel

Singapore's first indie boutique hostel, the newly opened Shophouse The Social Hostel puts up clean, refurbished rooms housed in a beautiful conservation building that is unique to South-East Asia. Shophouse lies along Arab Street, an area famous for its heady mix of culture, arts, dining and fashion.

We offer 6, 8, 12 and 16 bed mixed dorms as well as 8 and 12 bed female-only dorms which lie on an exclusively ladies-only floor.

Shophouse also prides itself on hosting regular social nights on its roof-top terrace and movie room. Think barbecue nights, movie nights and pizza parties. The nearest train station (Bugis) is 300m away, a mere 30-35 minutes direct from Changi International Airport. It would take you about 15-20 minutes by taxi from the airport to reach our doorstep.

Its location, that being smack in between Singapore's CBD, the city's entertainment and shopping belt as well as the party district, makes it easy and quick for one to access the best of the city's offerings.

Guests who stay with Shophouse enjoy:
Fully Air-Conditioned Rooms
Free Breakfast & All-Day Coffee & Tea
Free Wi-Fi and Computer Terminals
Personal Reading Lights and Electrical Sockets
Individual Lockers
Luggage Storage
High Quality Foam Mattress and Bedsheets
Firm Fibre Pillows and Comfortable Quilts
CCTV Security and Room Key Card Access
Discounted Tour and Sightseeing Tickets

Reception Hours: 8AM - 10PM
Drop us an email if you are checking-in after 10PM for the late check-in instructions

And not to mention the most welcoming hospitality from our friendly staff! We look forward to seeing you in Singapore!

Accommodation Information

The hostel occupies a beautiful four-store conservation hybrid building that is uniquely found in historical cent res in South-East Asia. While it maintains the original structural elements of the establishment, rooms have been refurbished to take on a modern, minimalist loft-style look. Think high-ceilinged, well-ventilated and chic rooms that have an eclectic mix of exposed brick walls and polished decor.

We offer 6, 8, 12 and 16 bed mixed dorms as well as 8 and 12 bed female-only dorms which lie on an exclusively ladies-only floor that can only be accessed with a separate keycard.

Each floor enjoys 3 fully-functioning toilets and each room comes with a slew of useful amenities such as complimentary WIFI access, personal reading lights, personal electronic sockets, lockers, air-conditioning and electronic keycard access.

Shophouse also prides itself on hosting regular social nights on its roof-top terrace and movie room. Think barbecue nights, movie nights and pizza parties.

Location Information

Shophouse lies along Arab Street, an area famous for its heady mix of culture, arts, dining and fashion. Its location, that being smack in between Singapore's CBD, the city's entertainment and shopping belt as well as the party district, makes it easy and quick for one to access the best of the city's offerings.

The nearest train station (Bugis) is 300m away, a mere 30-35 minutes direct from Changi International Airport.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.