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Rucksack Inn @ Lavender

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  • Excellent53%
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  • Average12%
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“green kiwi”(14 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Laundry Service
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a very nice stay at this hostel for 5 nights. I had a late check-in at 2am, and I had been emailing the staff who said it would be an envelope with my name on the door. I went in the front door and...More

Thank Camilla H
Response from Kennethtcw, Hostel Executive at Rucksack Inn @ LavenderResponded yesterday

Dear Camilla, Thank you for the honest feedback and we always appreciate it as it really helps us to improve to create a even better environment for future guests too. We've taken note of your feedback and are in the midst of exploring ways to...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Slept 4 nights here and did not regret a thing. + Points : 1. Common area with people from all walks of life being lazy on their phone after a long day of exploring SG. 2. 5 Minutes walking distance to either one of the...More

Thank iBrandonTing
Response from Kennethtcw, Hostel Executive at Rucksack Inn @ LavenderResponded 5 days ago

Dear Brandon, Thank you for the detailed review and it really is very helpful. We've taken note of your suggestions for the improvements and we really appreciate it for giving us the chance to be better too. The receptionist name is Joseph and we'll definitely...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was so easy to check in. Having to leave shoes outside made me feel like it was a clean place, and look and behold, it was! One of the housekeepers, they call him Kuya, was so nice and chatty. I'm not one to talk...More

Thank Jeanne O
Response from Kennethtcw, Hostel Executive at Rucksack Inn @ LavenderResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jeanne, We're so happy that you have enjoyed your stay here with us and that is what we had wanted all our guests to feel - a home away from home. We'll definitely let Kuya (Gabriel) know of this as it'll mean alot to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

i arrived at the hostel nearly midnight and looked for the note as the manager left for me. But the reception saw me and helped me to get my room. The room is big enough and quite tidy although it is full at that time....More

Thank andfitri
Response from Kennethtcw, Hostel Executive at Rucksack Inn @ LavenderResponded 1 week ago

Dear Andfitri, Thank you for the great review and we're so glad too that your check-in was made easier too. Indeed the hostel location is just a bus ride away from key attractions in Singapore and we believe that you had enjoyed seeing what Singapore...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Upon my arrival I found my bed lamp was not working. It turns out that they have this weird electrical connect where if your on the top bunk the person below you, or the next bunk infront, or the next bunk infront of that bunk...More

1  Thank M J
Response from Kennethtcw, Hostel Executive at Rucksack Inn @ LavenderResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear M J, We apologize for the inconvenience caused and also for the lack in the hostel. We are currently looking into alternatives for the lights as suggested. As for the electrical connection via different power outlets, we are also in the midst of exploring...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$17 - US$169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$17 - US$169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (106)
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Katie A
21 September 2017|
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Response from MellissaSeah | Property representative |
Hi Katie! Thanks for your enquiry! Our reception opens from 7am - 11pm only, and if you already have a reservation booked with us and have yet to check in by then, we will leave you a note along with all the information you... More
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Kael L
27 August 2017|
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Response from MellissaSeah | Property representative |
Hi Kael, greetings from Rucksack Inn @ Lavender! Do you mean upgrading the room category? If yes, I suggest you to do it before your arrival to secure your bed / room. As you made your booking through a third party website... More
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Sheela S
16 May 2017|
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Response from MellissaSeah | Property representative |
Hi Sheela! Regretfully both Rucksack Inn @ Lavender and Green Kiwi do not serve fruits now. There's self brewed coffee, tea and toast with various jams for breakfast until 12pm. Cheers!
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"Don't sleep in the dorm"
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"Ask for a bottom bunk, as usual."
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"accessibility, clean bed, budget travel"
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"Dorms are great value"
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