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About Mercury Backpackers Hostel


Designed for both business and leisure travel, Mercury Backpackers Hostel is ideally situated in Kallang; one of the city's most popular locales. Only away, this 1-star hotel can be easily accessed from the airport. Visitors to the hotel can take pleasure in touring the city's top attractions: Scuba Corner, Singapore Immigration & Registration ICA Buidling, Immigration Department.

The facilities and services provided by Mercury Backpackers Hostel ensure a pleasant stay for guests. To name a few of the hotel's facilities, there are free Wi-Fi in all rooms, luggage storage, Wi-Fi in public areas, car park, room service.

Guests can choose from 20 rooms, all of which exude an atmosphere of total peace and harmony. The complete list of recreational facilities is available at the hotel, including hot tub, garden. Whatever your reason for visiting Singapore, the Mercury Backpackers Hostel is the perfect venue for an exhilarating and exciting break away.
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Hotel Facilities

  • airport transfer
  • family room
  • laundry service
  • lockers
  • luggage storage
  • room service
  • smoking area
  • vending machine

Sports and Recreation

  • garden
  • hot tub


  • free Wi-Fi in all rooms
  • Wi-Fi in public areas


  • car park

Languages Spoken

  • Chinese (Cantonese)
  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • English
  • Malay
  • Tamil
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Child and extra bed policy
Infant 0-1 year(s) Stay for free if using existing bedding. Note, if you need a cot there may be an extra charge.
Children 2-3 year(s) Must use an extra bed
  • Guests over 3 years old are considered as adults.
  • Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose, please check the individual room policy for more details.
When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
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Useful info

Check-In From: 02:00 PM
Check-In Until: 11:00 PM
Check-Out Until: 12:00 PM
Distance from City Center: 0.1 Km
Number of Rooms : 20
Reception Open Until: 11:00PM
Room Voltage: 220
Time to Airport (Minutes): 30
Year Hotel Built: 2011
Year Hotel Last Renovated: 2015
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Recent traveler reviews

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  • Hotel Condition/Cleanliness 6.7
  • Facilities 4.7
  • Location 7.8
  • Room Comfort/Standard 6.7
  • Staff Performance 6.9
  • Value for Money 7.4
  • Food/Dining 5.5

May 22, 2016
The location is good it is near the mrt station (lavender station). The owner is allowing us to shower even though we are not checking in yet. They also allow us to put our bags in the lobby before we check in so we can get around the city. BUT.. The hotel opens at 8am, you are luck if someone gets outside early so you can get it and wait for the receptionist. We waited from 5:45 to 7:30am before we got in the hotel. After going around the city, by the time we get to see our room. We were shocked that in one whole room there are 3 divided rooms. When you enter the main door there are 2 double decks owned by two guys that we don't know (we are three women by the way) when you turn right there's a door for another tenant we don't know if they are girls or boys. And when you turn left that's our room. We are terrified because that's the first we travel without our parents and we are in a room with random people. Be careful of checking in. We booked a room JUST for the 3 of us that's why we are shocked that we have roommates eventhough there's a divider we are STILL in one room locked with one door. We immediately eat dinner at 6pm because we don't want those guys to know that their roommates are girls then we slept by 7pm. We woke up and leave the room at 4am and took a shower at the shower room at the ground floor instead. There are also bugs in the room. BE CAREFUL ON WHAT YOU ARE BOOKING.

6 Methavee P.
May 20, 2016
Not ok for bedroom

6.4 Tiên N.
May 11, 2016
Location, Beautiful furniture

7.2 Đức T.
April 29, 2016
Bug and wierd smell !!! Have to access throw other room !! And no windown !! We got 3 small bed even when we booked 1 big bed and 1 small !! Dirty WC !! And no breakfast !!! Only one key too !!

7.6 mikael M.
April 17, 2016
otherwise excellent, but many bed bugs

4 Nguyen N.
April 07, 2016
Not good
Location is good but facilities smell too bad

6 Astrid N.
April 05, 2016
Bed bugs and smelly room
We stayed 3 nights in 8 bed family room. we found bugs in our 3 beds. after staying 2 nights, we ask the staff to clean the room and change the bed sheets, but the staff refuse to do it. one of our member got bug bites all over his body.breakfast only in the corner beside the reception for all hostel guest from all floor. bathroom door has so many holes, only covered with stickers

5.6 Wanie A.
April 05, 2016
Connecting room
Room for 4 person (connection room) can interrupted main room supposed provide each door for 1 room

5.6 Elsa I.
April 04, 2016
Be aware with the hole at bath room
There is a hole on the wall at the bath room. People could see you through the hole.. make sure you bring tissue to close the hole before starting your shower...

8.3 Nichakarn A.
March 10, 2016
the operation is good ! very very good
operation , room , shower room
Good . Worth for money we spend.