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ServiceWorld Backpackers Hostel

5 Banda Street, #02-82, Chinatown, Singapore 160052

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Carol M. Solo travelers United Kingdom, April 27, 2016
Mr Yip is a very good host.
For a budget solo traveler Mr Yip's Service World hostel is very good. He used to have a hostel in Banda street but now in Chin Swee . The man who owns the hostel now in Banda Street and is calling it a very similar name was very aggressive and not friendly or particularly helpful. Unfortunately Agoda had given me the wrong address. However when I made it to Mr Yip's Hostel he was so helpful and welcoming and it felt safe. the hostel at Chin Swee is close to both Chinatown and Clark Quay and so has the best of both worlds.Thank you.
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Chaw L. Solo travelers Malaysia, April 19, 2016
Budget stay with good location
The location is near to chinatown mrt interchange which is very close to downtown. Suitable for backpacker travelers.
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Bryan P. Solo travelers Philippines, December 6, 2015
At the heart of Chinatown

Fit for budget/solo travelers like me
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Chien C. Solo travelers United States of America, October 31, 2015
Efficient and convenient

Early check out but I staff was around. Did not know what need to be involved at checking out so wander how to return towels
Good wifi services
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Jay F. Solo travelers United States of America, October 29, 2015
Retired Senior

Location is great, near food stalls and can eat with the locals. Clean floors. Great price.
I thought the price was great. All I needed was a place to sleep and store my things. Locker was a little small but I managed to get all my things in the locker. Wifi was good. that's my biggest need for contact with friends and booking other hotels as I travel. Initially hard to find the office. If you check in late, you have to read the signs to find out where to go.
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Bich T. Couples Vietnam, September 7, 2015
Not good as advertisement

Location, location and location
Quite acceptable
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Sophanith P. Solo travelers Cambodia, August 30, 2015

Good location
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Nguyen T. Business travelers Vietnam, August 23, 2015
Hotel is good , no problem

1. AC is okay 2. Water 3. Bed
I booked at this hotel , I had 5 days to stay here and I feel comfortable , but AC is so cold .
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Mai V. Groups Vietnam, June 30, 2015
Hidden gem in Chinatown

A pleasant experience
We are impressed with the location, so near to the MRT, right next to a big big food court and a very good porridge restaurant nearby. The owner is super friendly and we didnt know he used to be famous in Singapore (his dad is one of the best photographer in the world). Overall a pleasant experience, would stay here again!
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Edo H. Solo travelers Indonesia, January 21, 2015
Great stay

location, clean, staff
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