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33C Hongkong Street Vintage Inn @ Clarke Quay, Singapore 059672 Singapore
Prices above are provided by partners for one room, with variable occupancy rules as provided by the property, and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.
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#20 of 374 in Singapore
River City Inn is a family-owned and operated hostel. As travellers ourselves, we know that affordability should never compromise hospitality. Everything you need to provide a comfortable stay are available: Free Wi-Fi, Clean Sheets, Good Breakfast, Air-Conditioning, and more!But at River City Inn, we aim to offer something more. After you have explored the winding streets of Singapore, experienced the different cultures, delighted your taste buds and worn your shoes under the sweltering heat, we want to welcome you back. We want to offer you a place to unwind, write your journal, talk to other travelers and share stories. We aim not only to provide a bed for the night, but a space for the exchange of ideas, inspirations, personal reflections and growth. Because that is what traveling is about.Terms & Conditions:• All rates are inclusive of taxes• Check in time: 2pm to 11pm. Please note that we DO NOT accept check-in after 11pm. Please respect our check in time after 2pm as we have to adhere to our cleaning schedule (12pm to 2pm) to upkeep the cleanliness of the hostel. Our reception operates from 7am to 11pm.• Check out time: 12pm• If you have an early flight, you may check in early(after 7am on the check in date)and use our facilities or you can leave your bags with us whilst you head out to explore the city.• Likewise, if you have a late flight or bus to catch on the day of your checkout, you may leave your bags with us at no additional cost.• To keep our prices low, we accept cash only for payment.• To upkeep the environment of a backpackers hostel, we do not accommodate children below the age of 5. Children aged between 5 and 11 years can be accommodated in private rooms only, and not in dormitories. Children aged 12 and over can be accommodated either in private rooms or in the dormitories.• Due to our limited capacity at our Inn, we do not accept Singaporeans/returning locals/PR/Foreigners holding work permits. Please contact us before booking whenever in doubt.• Please note that we are located on the 4th floor of a heritage shophouse without a lift.• To upkeep the cleanliness of the hostel, no footwear is allowed indoors (except in the toilets). Guest may wear socks if they are not comfortable barefooted.• We do not accept big groups above 8pax. Please contact us for clarification.•Please note that not all our rooms or dorms have windows. If you need to stay in a room with windows, please check with us before booking.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Bicycle rental
Non-smoking hotel
Shared lounge / TV area
Laundry service
Room features
Air conditioning
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Non-smoking rooms
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learenzlr wrote a review Feb 2020
Bad Schussenried, Germany24 contributions34 helpful votes
I loved staying at the River city in. It is located close to Chinatown, not far away from several mrt stations, very clean and the staff is so nice. I‘ll stay there again on my next trip to Singapore.
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Date of stay: February 2020Trip type: Travelled
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Emmanuel M wrote a review Feb 2020
6 contributions12 helpful votes
I stayed there for 1 week to explore Singapore highlights. Dorm bed was very comfortable (compared to other hostels elsewhere), with individual light, power outlet and locker. AC at night is much appreciated. Just note that the 10 and 14 beds dorms are actually connected and just separated by a curtain, so you could save few dollars choosing the bigger one. Breakfast is simple but good to start the day, free coffee and tea available all time. Only thing to improve would be to provide split bin for recyclable wastes (and there is a lot of plastics in asia...!) Bathroom is very clean and convenient. Other little downside : the common area are nice but quiet and I think that more comfy seats and more power plugs (travelers are nerds nowadays!) would make the area more welcoming to meet other guests! (and please bring that guitar to repair so guest can play it) Other than that, hostel is very well situated, few minutes away from Clark Quay mall and MRT station, and also very close to Chinatown and the bay and river quays.
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Date of stay: February 2020Trip type: Travelled
2 Helpful votes
Cristina B wrote a review Feb 2020
Madrid, Spain2 contributions2 helpful votes
Really well located un the Chinese neighbourhood, close to Marina Bay, and close to Ruffles Places metro (direct lien to the airport). The place was really clean and they offered you breakfast, simple, just toats, but enough. I will recommend it for a short visit to Singapure.
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Date of stay: February 2020
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Prabaskoro wrote a review Jan 2020
1 contribution2 helpful votes
good staff, very helpfull, cleanliness room and bathroom, but sometimes too tired walking to fourth floor. the hostel not too crowded compare with other hostel, some people need quite place to rest/sleep. anyway this good hostel to stay
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Date of stay: January 2020
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Trip type: Travelled
Room Tip: good blanket, good for coffee
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Traveller wrote a review Dec 2019
Thailand4 contributions4 helpful votes
I have stayed there for five nights. Nice and lovely staff, Clean and comfortable accommodation. The most important thing is that it is worth the money we paid. I really like there and I might go to stay there again. 
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Date of stay: November 2019
2 Helpful votes
US$28 - US$54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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River City Inn
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Frequently Asked Questions about ZEN Hostel Clarke Quay
Which popular attractions are close to ZEN Hostel Clarke Quay?
Nearby attractions include Comedy Masala (0.2 km), BullionStar (0.09 km), and Clarke Quay (0.4 km).
What are some of the property amenities at ZEN Hostel Clarke Quay?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and laundry service.
What food & drink options are available at ZEN Hostel Clarke Quay?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at ZEN Hostel Clarke Quay?
Yes, parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to ZEN Hostel Clarke Quay?
Conveniently located restaurants include Josephine - French Cuisine & Wine Bar, Zazz Pizza, and Wakanui Grill Dining Singapore.
Is ZEN Hostel Clarke Quay located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.5 km away from the centre of Singapore.
Are there any historical sites close to ZEN Hostel Clarke Quay?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Battlebox (1.0 km), Fort Siloso (4.8 km), and Emerald Hill (2.7 km).