We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Fernloft - City Hostel Singapore

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Compare best prices from top travel sites
View Map
Add a photo
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

108 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Start your review of Fernloft - City Hostel Singapore
 Click to rate
Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Great clean hostel with an excellent location. The MRT station is of walking distance. The Mustafa Centre is near. They also give free toast (with jam or peanut butter) and coffee for breakfast. What's best about this hostel is their friendly and helpful staff which happens to be a fellow Filipino! They are also helpful with planning your trip around...

Thank jpmguzman
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Great little hostel, very clean and compact. Free breakfast and friendly staff. Loads of power points and super fast free WiFi. Would recommend if you are on a budget. Great location within walking distance of MRT.

Thank Ivan2020
Reviewed 27 March 2016

This is my second time staying at fernloft hostel. It has proven that it is clean, cheaper and friendly. Ms Sen and her team are friendly and happy to attend our needs. I even chatted with other tenants and practice other foreign languages. The location is in the center of the china town, so many shops and cheap variety restaurants....

1Thank jelujoao
Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 2 March 2016

when most of people have difficulties about finding best place to stay in Singapore that are fit in according their budget Fern-loft is one of the best options you can get, especially if you trying to find a place just to sleep and spending most of your time to explore the City.

Thank Ardiyansyah D
Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

Do yourself a favour and don't stay here. Please. Massive bed bug infestation throughout the entire hotel. They confirmed they knew about it and still took our money. They then said we could get a refund the next day before we checked out. They then didn't turn up to work before we left in order to not pay us back...

Thank TomDLloyd
Kota Kinabalu
Reviewed 26 January 2016

If you're only here to sleep with a lot of activities during the day, then this is the place for you. Walls were pretty thin though and the bedsheet has seen better days. I like that it's in walking distance of City Square Mall, a convenience store, souvenirs at Little India, Farrer Park MRT station and my partner loved the...

Thank vrosemarie
Ascot, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 January 2016

We struggled to find 'budget' accommodation in Singapore for our backpacking trip around Asia. Fernloft fell just within our budget and with the price tag we were expecting something a bit more than basic. Unfortunately, having arrived in the evening after a long journey, the private double room (Winter) turned out to be very small, dark and dingy with a...

Thank Tom B
Bradford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

Recently stayed here for 3 nights. Could not possibly think of a bad point about staying in this hostel. If your looking for a budget hostel then this is the one. The rooms and bathrooms are always clean and tidy. Beds in the dormitorys are comfortable and everything you could need is provided by staff. The staff are excellent and...

3Thank phillis91
Reviewed 16 December 2015

This is such a nice hostel to stay, value for money it's safe and quiet.clean rooms and toilet also. I found them very friendly. And they have given me very nice services. I wish to come here again and recommend to my family and friends.Thanks Shin ab Khan. Bangladesh

2Thank shihabkhan2015
Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 23 November 2015

I read through Tripadvisor's recommendations prior to booking a room and I was not disappointed. This hostel is ideally located (to Jalan Besar near Kitchener Road) to explore Singapore. The facilities are all clean and showers have a nice pressure. Especially the common area is quite nice to hang out. Breakfast is simple (coffee, teat, cereals, toast, jam, and peanut...

Thank Jay C

96 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (34)
Room/Suite (10)
Dining (5)
Hotel & Grounds (7)
Bathroom (1)
Other (11)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (62)
Hotel & Grounds (22)
Dining (13)
Room/Suite (13)
Bathroom (2)
Other (12)
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Singapore hotels
Classique Hotel
#224 of 307 in Singapore
49 reviews
One Farrer Hotel & Spa
#12 of 307 in Singapore
848 reviews
Little India
Tai Hoe
Tai Hoe
#101 of 307 in Singapore
485 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Fernloft China Town
Fernloft China Town
#92 of 225 in Singapore
73 reviews
7 Wonders Hostel
#86 of 225 in Singapore
63 reviews
Blue Jazz Hostel
#116 of 225 in Singapore
6 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Fernloft Little India is created as our flagship branch of Fernloft Group of Hostels! Apart from our traditional values that govern all Fernloft Hostels – comfortable, clean, convenient, cheap, caring and with loads of character, Fernloft City (Little India) is established to create a near hotel experience but yet without losing the fun hostel appeal. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fernloft - City Hostel Singapore

Address: 259A Jalan Besar, Singapore 208934, Singapore
Region: Singapore > Singapore
Price Range: $20 - $70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Fernloft - City Hostel Singapore 2*
Number of rooms: 8
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotwire, HostelWorld and TripOnline SA so you can book your Fernloft - City Hostel Singapore reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Fernloft Little India Hotel Singapore
Fernloft - City Hostel Singapore
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Fernloft - City Hostel Singapore staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Cheap, clean, accessible, friendly, free wifi”
jelujoao, 26 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Second floor, get the biggest room there more spaces”
ardiyansyahd, 2 Mar 2016 | Read review
“18-bedded mixed dorm clean”
shihabkhan2015, 15 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Cheap, Good Location, Nice Service, Available for Private Room”
marsyaarista, 10 May 2015 | Read review
“if you are in a group of females of at least 3 to 6, then then female dorms will be a good place to stay in.”
PeterChuaKY, 8 Apr 2015 | Read review
5 of 5
No availability for your dates from these sites
* /night
View Deal
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates