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Fort Canning Lodge

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Can Tho, Vietnam
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I went there in October 2015, but am going to go again there this summer. The rooms are big and comfortable. It is not very new but it is clean. The location is great near Dhobi Gaut metro station. You just have to walk a bit, but as soon as you know where it is, it is quite fast (less...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a staycay with friends in April and the lodge was perfect for us! It fit our budget, had wifi, a big and clean room, warm showers and comfortable bed with cooling aircon! Receptionists were very friendly and helped to give us directions to the places we needed to go. We will def come back to stay at the lodge!

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Rosy-FCL, General Manager at Fort Canning Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Dhivyaa Thank you for staying at the Fort Canning Lodge and we are happy to receive your positive feedback. Fort Canning Lodge is part of YWCA which is a non profit organisation and your support will contribute towards funding YWCA's community projects for the needy people. We look forward to welcoming you and your friends again to Fort Canning...

Mandaluyong, Cavite, Philippines
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is walking distance from Dhoby Gaut MRT station so it is pretty accessible to anywhere you would want to go. There is also a bus stop before you reach the train station. The place is clean. The rooms were definitely bigger than standard rooms in SG from what I heard. We get bottled water, tea, and coffee replenished daily....

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Rosy-FCL, General Manager at Fort Canning Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Danielles Thank you for your positive feedback, we are very happy that you enjoyed your stay in Singapore. Indeed our location is our biggest selling point and a comfortable room for a 3 star property. Fort Canning Lodge is part of YWCA, which is a non-profit organisation and your support has helping to fund YWCVA's community projects for the...

Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed at this hotel for 5 nights and I had no issues other than the place is very dated, run down and the cleaning standards could be improved... My room was a good size, the bed was very comfortable and the sheets and towels were replaced regularly. There is a good sized swimming pool and a buffet restaurant. The...

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FCLSG, General Manager at Fort Canning Lodge, responded to this review

Dear James Thank you for your feedback and we will look into the concerned areas you have highlighted which is important for us to improve our service standards to our guests. YWCA Fort Canning Lodge is a non profit organisation and with your support, it enables YWCA to fund their community services for the needy people here. Once again, thank...

Metro Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 18 April 2017

10 mins walk to nearest train station. Quite secluded - no near 7'11 store. Since we had a senior citizen with us, we cannot walk much, we took uber which is very convenient. breakfast buffet is filling. room is quite big as well. Comfort room inside the room quite rusty, but functioning.

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FCLSG, General Manager at Fort Canning Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Delacruz Thank you for staying at the Fort Canning Lodge and we are very happy that you had a great time in Singapore. As we are part of YWCA, a non-profit organisation, your support has certainly gone a long way to support YWCA's community services. We hope that you and your friends and family will visit Singapore again soon...

Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Room is bigger than other hotel in Singapore compare with others. Price depands when you can get best deal. Breakfast is so so. Not too bad. Location is quite far from Doulby Ghout MRT/ bus station. And from Singapore Plaza where you can find many food. The way to hotel is quite dark but safe enough during our stay for...

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Dear Sutendy W, Thank you for your good feedback. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay at Fort Canning Lodge. Our central location is indeed our selling point, easily accessible whether for shopping or for business. The guest rooms are indeed bigger compared to most rooms in Singapore with ceiling to floor windows. We look forward to welcoming you...

Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

We spent our time there for 4 days. The location are excellent, about 10 minutes walking distance to the nearest mrt station. The rooms are quite clean, but the cleaning service are poor, the floors are still dirty even after they cleaned the room. The hotel doesn't have room service. The restaurant only opens until 9 pm. The window period...

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Dear Mr Barry Arief P, Thank you very much for your feedback on your recent stay with us. We will definitely look into the areas of your concerns. It is indeed true that we have a strategic location accessible to anywhere easily with our efficient public transport system in Singapore. We are grateful for your support as we belong to...

Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Have stayed at this hotel a number of times and found the location a 5 min walk from Dhoby Gaut MTR station and to the start of Orchard Road. Singapura Plaza is on top of Dhoby Gaut Station with over 7 levels of shopping and restaurants. You can walk across 30mins or 15 mins around Fort Canning park to get...

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FCLSG, General Manager at Fort Canning Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Mr Robin We are very happy that you stayed at Fort Canning Lodge and indeed so true, we have a strategic location accessible to anywhere easily with our efficient public transport system in Singapore. Thank you for your support and look forward to welcoming you back again to Fort Canning Lodge Singapore.

Chippenham UK
Reviewed 17 March 2017

I was pleasantly surprised by the building as I approached. It is larger that I expected with a bright and clean lobby. I was unable to have my room until the afternoon which after a 14 hour flight was disappointing but not unexpected. I took my luggage up to the swimming pool and was able to change and shower there....

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FCLSG, General Manager at Fort Canning Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Corcoran Thank you for staying at Fort Canning Lodge and we apologise for the delay in getting your room ready due to a fully booked situation the night before. We are grateful for your support as we belong to YWCA, which is a non-profit organisation who is supporting several community services to the poor and needy. If you are...

Yangon Region, Myanmar
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Me and my sister started there for 5nights in Feb 2017. Check-in was smooth. Rooms are clean and quite big compared with other new modern hotels in Singapore. Breakfast is ok. Wifi is ok - need to be improved. Environment is amazing - quite and so pleasant. Just 5-7 mins walk to Dhoby Ghaut MRT and Plaza Singapura. Can take...

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Dear ZoeFromDeBurma, Thank you for staying at the Fort Canning Lodge. We are very happy to receive your compliments during your stay with us. We will definitely look into the areas of your concerns to improve our services. Yes, indeed we have a good location near shopping and the MRT subway within walking distance. Our central location is also selling...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Owned and managed by YWCA of Singapore, Fort Canning Lodge is located beside Fort Canning Park, 275 m from Plaza Singapura. It features a swimming pool and air-conditioned non-smoking rooms with cable TV. Guests enjoy free parking. The Lodge is a 5-minute walk from the National Museum and 150 m from Dhoby Ghaut MRT Station. Changi International Airport is a 15-minute drive from the hotel. Most rooms offer views of the city, pool or park, and are equipped with a mini fridge and tea/coffee maker. Hot shower facilities and toiletries are provided in the en suite bathrooms. Guests can enjoy a stroll in the park opposite the lodge. Luggage storage facility is provided at the 24-hour front desk. The Coffee House serves a variety of local and Western dishes. A la carte menu options are also available. Dhoby Ghaut is a great choice for travellers interested in shopping, clean streets and convenient public transport. This is our guests' favourite part of Singapore, according to independent reviews ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fort Canning Lodge

Address: 6 Fort Canning Road Young Women Christian Association Hostels, Singapore 179494, Singapore
Region: Singapore > Singapore
Price Range: $126 - $281 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Fort Canning Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 175
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Also Known As:
Ywca Fort Canning Hotel Singapore
Ywca Fort Canning Singapore
Fort Canning Lodge Singapore
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“Top floors are good!”
Yassi2014, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Try get a room over looking the pool, it has a much better view.”
osfa73, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room overlooking the swimming pool for good views over the city.”
231lynnec, 15 Jul 2016 | Read review
“family rooms are spacious. They are good for 4”
juicylou2011, 10 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Not 9/F, i guess higher floors has a better view.”
jocelynl953, 26 Mar 2016 | Read review
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