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Reviewed 4 October 2015

The staffs here were all friendly and willing to help you. They even have a tourist info desk that you can ask any question of the city. I wanted to buy stamps for my postcards, and they gave me really detailed instruction of how to get to the post office. Overall, I stayed here for five nights and I think...

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Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

Booked a private room here for 4 nights and only managed to stay one. Location of room was right next to entrance and long dining hall area so any noise carried through the walls. Lots of guests that night and a lot up until late ( past 2) in the dining hall when I made a noise complaint. Staff were...

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Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

A very nice hostel with great crew and comfort bedroom. I stayed for two nights in private room with my sister. Near from little india MRT station, just have to walk baout 800 m. You can get a lot of information about attractions around singapore from flyers, provides by the hostel.

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Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
Reviewed 21 September 2015

Overall its a value for money property. 6 of us stayed in a 6 bedded dorm and we felt its too tight when all are in the room. Location is good, friendly staff. Common rest rooms need to be cleaned on a regular intervals. Not used Wi-fi, so no idea about that.

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Cebu City, Philippines
Reviewed 27 August 2015

My friend and I decided to travel to SG during Golden Week (Japan Holiday) and we decided to stay at Bunc Hostel in Little India for the first 3 days. We payed roughly SGD30 (PHP900) on the first night and around SGD20-SGD25 on the next two. If you book earlier, you'll chance upon their promos, it would cost SGD21 or...

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mumbai
Reviewed 26 August 2015

I was looking for an affordable stay for a night and there was one just as I wanted, Bunc. its a small, well maintained hostel.. literally a hostel but for short stays. Really inexpensive .. And if an Indian says its inexpensive, believe it with your eyes shut. Great value in other way to put it. There are mixed and...

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Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed 18 August 2015

The facilities of this place were great. Comfortable beds, nice bathrooms, open common space, key card security. Although it is located downtown, it was still quite a walk from the MRT (roughly 10 minutes from Little India stop) than other hostels. Also, they have some hidden charges like towel rental or adapter rental, whereas others hostels often give towels for...

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

Modern, clean hostel. We stayed in a dorm for max. 12 people. Rooms are small for 12 but nicely designed so you have some privacy. Good airconditioning. Bathroom feels hot (no AC) but has good showers. There was no daylight in our room and we missed waking up through the light. Simple breakfast with toast and cornflakes. Lively neighbourhood Little...

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Lloyd_Sng, Director of Sales at Bunc Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Caroline K, Thank you for taking time off your busy schedule to write this review for us. We're please that you recent stay with us have been a pleasant one and the best effort will be made to improve of the overall experience of all our Bunc Mates with the feedback provided. =)

Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

I had a quick trip with my lover and my fella. It was good spend only SGD20 for a bunk bed, nice and tidy room and better than another hostel around down town. Near to the MRT in buffalo road, near to china town. Near to Indonesian and indian restaurant. Recommended 👌

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Lloyd_Sng, Director of Sales at Bunc Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Tosca M, I thoroughly enjoyed reading your wonderful review of your time here at Bunc Hostel. I am delighted that you enjoyed the hustle and bustle of city life for a few days you're here with us in Capella Singapore. Our team is committed to providing preferential and professional service. It is always encouraging to read reviews complimenting our...

Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 28 July 2015

This is my third time staying at Bunc. I did feel satisfied with the hostel because the quality is really great compared to its cheap price. I stayed for 3 days. The bathroom was really clean, the breakfast was really good, moreover the bed was very clean. During my second stayed there, I was offered to upgrade to the ladies...

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Dear oliviataan, Thank you for your returning to Bunc Hostel. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. Without sounding too biased, I must agree with your comments about the accessibility and close proximity to the many places of interest. On behalf of the team, I look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit back...

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Staying in Little India

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Little India
With a strong local Indian community, this pocket of Singapore can feel like another place and time. Wander past traditional barbershops while local residents in brightly coloured saris patronize retailers from decades past. Peruse streets lined with colourful shops as the aroma of curry tempts you to indulge. Listen to the Bollywood music echoing from storefronts and take in the stalls selling bright flowers, fabrics, and spices. At the 24-hour, four-level Mustafa Shopping Centre, you can shop through the night and find everything from pharmacy and grocery items to Bollywood DVDs and diamond necklaces. Singapore’s Little India offers a colourful, lively taste of the subcontinent and is well worth the visit.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bunc Hostel is a brand-new 233-bed, 3-storey hostel strategically located at Upper Weld Road, within the culturally rich Little India Historical District in Singapore. Founded by enthusiasts long smitten with the charm behind the concept of a hostel stay, Bunc is the re-imagination of the Singapore hostel, a vision brought to life by carefully refining and reassembling the essential elements of a hostel. To make your stay a pleasant one, we offer full air-conditioning, complimentary Wi-fi, kitchenette facilities, recreation rooms with gaming facilities, an outdoor tanning deck, commercial washer-dryers, a ladies-only floor and most of all our custom made, roomy Bunc beds that maximizes personal space and privacy. Bunc beds come in two sizes: Singles and Deluxes. A deluxe Bunc bed is twice the size of the full-sized single, and is able to accommodate two people spaciously. Each Bunc bed is luxuriously appointed with duvet covers and plush pillows. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bunc Hostel

Address: 15 Upper Weld Road Bunc Hostel, Singapore 207372, Singapore
Region: Singapore > Singapore > Little India
Price Range: $23 - $98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Bunc Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 26
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