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Backpackers’ Inn Chinatown


If you love to travel abroad and do not like to pay high prices for accommodations the place for you to go is Backpackers’ Inn Chinatown. This Inn is only a five minute walk from Chinatown MRT station. Most anything you would want to do is within a 5 to 10 minute walk, or a 10 minute train ride. The Backpackers’  Inn is the backpack traveler’s true budget hostel. If you just graduated and want a vacation before starting that nine to five job then come enjoy cheap hostels in Singapore. Whatever your reason for visiting Singapore you cannot get better Budget Hostels in Singapore than at the Backpackers’ Inn Chinatown.

If you are traveling with friends or with your family or maybe it’s just that one important person, you can be sure to find the best hostels in Singapore when you reserve at the Backpackers’ Inn. To start off your adventure the Inn is only a five minute walk from the MRT station so no train or taxi fare needed. You can book accommodations for anything from a six bed dorm room all the way down to a private double room. Whatever situation you are in with regards to travel partners, the cheap hostels in Singapore will fit your budget.

There are entertainment and shopping all within a five minute walk from the Inn. You can take in some of Singapore’s tradition and history with a visit to the Chinese Buddha Relic Temple. There is also the Indian Sri Mariamman Temple to visit. The Chinatown Heritage Center will bring you into the lives of the people from old time Chinatown. If shopping is on your agenda, the Chinatown shopping street known as Pogoda Street is also only a five minute walk. No trip would be complete without a visit to Chinatown Food Street for some nighttime dining and entertainment.

If you are feeling more energetic then take a ten minute walk to Singapore River. There you will find bars, restaurants and the Boat Quay. All with the tradition and flare of Singapore.

Having left the budget with a little room for more exploring and shopping you can take a ten minute train ride and see more of the culture and beauty that is Singapore. With your ten minute ride you will find Orchard Road, which is one of the main shopping belts. Just want to relax and see some sights, then check out the Sentosa Resort Island, or maybe the Marina Bay Sands. You get all this with a short ride from your budget hostels Singapore.

Now for the accommodations you have reserved, you will get a completely redone air conditioned room for the backpacker, the group or the family. The rooms range from a six to a four dorm type room with bunk beds. If you are traveling with a group this is the perfect solution. If you have your family with you this will also be a perfect solution, mom and dad can keep an eye on the children all together. If you want more privacy you can reserve the private double room. Just mom and dad alone with a child, well the private triple room is the perfect solution. There is an option for any and all situations at a reasonable rate. The rates are for a single night or for a week, you can even reserve your room for a month at a time if you are on an extended stay.

All rooms come with free towels, blankets, sheets, bath soap and shampoo. There is free wireless internet and desktop computers for those who do not have their own laptop computer. Every bed also comes with an individual locker for your personal storage, also free. You will have to share the bathroom facilities, they consist of a hot shower and toilet, as stated the soap and shampoo are also free. Available for your convenience is a kitchenette that allows for simple cooking should you desire. You will have access to a coin operated washing machine and dryer, detergent can be purchased from reception at reasonable rates.

Fax, printing and photocopying services are also available for reasonable rates. There is twenty-four hour security and surveillance for your protection.

For the food lovers staying at the Backpackers’ Inn the kitchen offers an early Chinatown renaissance atmosphere. Breakfast is served from 8am, consisting of fresh toast, hot brewed coffee and tea. Lunch and dinner is a buffet of various local dishes or you could order from a menu of home cooked traditional dishes, all of which are reasonably priced. The simple dishes come from recipes that were handed down from their grandmothers. The recipes come from the sixties when the early immigrants came to settle in Chinatown, then to Singapore. The delicious home brewed herbal Chinese drinks served with lunch will help to beat the afternoon heat should you want to wander out. The kitchens master chef will certainly woo you with his culinary skill. The simple dishes are well prepared and of the highest quality.

Guests can enjoy special liquor prices when they visit the newly renovated, air conditioned Cow and Coolies Karaoke Bar that is located on the ground level of the Inn. You will be sure to make some wonderful memories while staying at the one of the best hostels in Singapore.


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Note: We need your credit card details to guarantee your booking. However nothing will be charged to your card, You only pay on arrival.

4 Beds Mixed Dormitory SGD28 - -
6 Beds Mixed Dormitory SGD26 - -
Open Mixed Dormitory SGD25 SGD150 SGD450/550
Private Double Room SGD65 - -
Private Triple Room SGD90 - -
Private Twin + One Room (Bunk Bed + 1 Pull Out Bed) SGD85 - -
Private Twin Room (Bunk Beds) SGD65 - -
Private Quadruple Room (Bunk Beds) SGD120 - -
Daily Promotion Rate Call Reservation @ (65) 91392473 (24hrs) for enquiry - -

Please contact Backpackers’ Inn Chinatown by telephone: +65-6221 1239 or by E-mail: reservations@richlodging.com for the following:

  • Booking Amendments
  • Cancel Bookings
  • Bookings Without a Credit cCard
  • Special Requests

We reserve the right to preauthorize/charge your credit card prior to arrival. The timing and amount of charges will be in line with the conditions of your booking.

Hotel Cancellation Policy

  • Any cancellation received within 48 hours prior to arrival will incur the First night charge.
  • Failure to arrive at our hotel will be treated as a No-Show and will also incur the first night charge.
  • A request to shorten your stay after you have checked in to the hotel will also be subjected to an extra night charge thereafter.

Terms & Conditions

  • All Dormitories and Private Rooms share common bathrooms & toilets.
  • The above rates for each category is based on per bed per night and Private Rooms per Room per night.
  • Children older than 3 years are welcome.
  • Only (1) child under 10 years can stay for free when using existing Private Rooms.
  • Children are NOT allowed to share bed with adults in the dormitories.
  • All payments are made in advance during check-in, strictly no refunds of balance if guests decide to check out earlier.
  • All prices quoted are nett, no additional charges.
  • Check-In 2.00pm, Check-Out 11.00am (Extra Charges Apply for Late Check-Out)

Our reception will be closed during silent hours (between 12 midnight to 6am). Please inform us through email if your check in timing falls into the silent hours. We will make arrangement to check you in. You may also call the business line (24hours) at +65 9139-2473.

For check outs during the silent hours, please inform the reception prior to return the key card & collect your key deposit. Leave the room or locker keys on the locker or door knob.

我们的贵台会在午夜十二点到早上七点关闭。如你的到达时间是在当时,请先在电邮通知我们,让我们好安排。或打电65-91392473 (二十四小时服务) 。 如推房时,请提早通知贵台拿回你的门卡定金,门匙可插在锁头上或留在房里。

27 Mosque St, 059505  +65 62211239, +65 91392473