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    Betel Box Hostel

    200 Joo Chiat Road Betel Box Backpackers Hostel, Singapore 427471, Singapore
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          USD 55*
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          Overview
          • Excellent54%
          • Very good31%
          • Average11%
          • Poor1%
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          “common room” (23 reviews)
          “bed dorm” (16 reviews)
          “joo chiat” (9 reviews)
          Free Internet
          Breakfast included
          Multilingual Staff
          Laundry Service
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          1.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

          Very helpfull staff. I love the community room where you can hanging out with other travellers. A bit far from train station but you can always go everywhere by bus which is easy to navigate and the bus station is only short walk.

          Thank Ocie J
          Response from BetelBoxHostel, Manager at Betel Box Hostel

          Hi Ocie J, thank you for writing us a review! We are glad you had a pleasant stay with us and we hope to welcome you here again next time! Happy travels, Desiree

          Reviewed 27 March 2017

          Mostly fine. But the location is a little too far from the public transportation such as MRT. Also, there are no Wi-Fi and power plug at your bed and you r not able to charge it when u sleep. The rest were fine.More

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          Thank O9938YWwilliamm
          Response from BetelBoxHostel, Manager at Betel Box Hostel

          Hi O9938YWwilliamm, thank you for writing us a review. We are glad that you enjoyed the atmosphere in our common room:) We are located a 15-20 minutes walk away from the nearest MRT station and a 4-6 minute walk away to many bus services to...More

          Reviewed 27 March 2017

          Really great place with friendly and accomadating staff. The facilities provided were excellent, with ample space in the fridge, toasters and a microwave (what more could you ask!). Stayed there for two days. The room was great and the hostel itself is in a nice...More

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          Thank miguel21099
          Response from BetelBoxHostel, Manager at Betel Box Hostel

          Hi Miguel21099, thank you for writing us a review! We are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you like the facilities provided:) The hostel is located in Singapore's first heritage town and we are always happy when guests express their appreciation...More

          Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

          TLDR: best value for money. Full review: I stayed for just one night since I only came to Singapore to purchase some stuff and fly back in the next day but I really wish I stayed here longer. The check in and check out process...More

          Thank Soegiyanto
          Response from BetelBoxHostel, Manager at Betel Box Hostel

          Hi Soegiyanto, thank you for writing us a review! It was a great pleasure to read it and we are very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us! We hope to welcome you or your friends here in future! Thank you again for your...More

          Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

          The location was pretty good here. Close to bus and metro routes. The staff was helpful in planning routes to places we wanted to visit. The hostel itself was average. We stayed in the 8 bed dorm. It was clean. The ac is only on...More

          Thank kbulney
          Response from BetelBoxHostel, Manager at Betel Box Hostel

          Thank you for writing us a review. We are glad you found our location convenient with bus and mrt connections to the city area. There are toilets and showers on every floor of our hostel and you may use any of them. Body soap and...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Internet
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
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          • Price range
          • USD 13 - USD 54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Number of rooms
          • 5
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          • Joo Chiat
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          • Betel Box Hostel Singapore
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          Hotel & Grounds (62)
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          enjoying katong laksa, the signature Peranakan spicy
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          Jayson N
          We are arriving to SG on July 28 at around 8pm and need to book a room for 1 day. Can we pay the same day we arrive?how much is 1room for 2 persons?what are the rates?thanks.
          27 July 2016|
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          Response from Patrick A | Reviewed this property |
          You can book on hostelworld and pay on arrival. Rates and availability are on the website too
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          Noviaa M
          Hi, is there any room for couple?
          14 March 2016|
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          "I've choose the 6 dorm mixed. It was fine and quit big room upstairs the community room."
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          "sometimes all the beds are taken, so get online and reserve first if you can"
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          "In our room there was a big fan but no air con but worked the same might need ear plugs if the noise of the..."
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          "choose 8 dorm mixed or female. Stay in 20 bed dorm might be too packed"
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