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The Sleepy Kiwi Backpackers Hostel

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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good32%
  • Average24%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible8%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Rooftop Bar
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Reviewed 17 June 2017

the location is amazing! Just a moment from the underground station and on a beautiful traffic free street full of palms, a stunning mosque at the end and a small grocery right opposite. The staff extremely friendly. However, it's a place for backpackers - nothing...More

Thank christiano_10
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

I was ment too arrive on the 17th of April and was yet to confirm payment threw as didnt have too pay until arrival. I found out 4 days after expected arrival the payment had commenced and when tryed too find out why by email...More

Thank spikebuster
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Stayed at the hostel for four nights, and it was horrible. There are no doors between the rooms. Stayed at a room with four bunkbeds, there was not much space what so ever. Also, people from the other rooms walked through the room constantly, so...More

Thank NorwegianOnAJourney
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Sleepy Kiwi is really good for those who are in for a good backpacking culture.. Place is teeming with life since it is Bussorah.. and really affordable for new backpackers.. A must try place and near to Bugis MRT station... eady access and nice amenities....More

Thank Jed Christian R
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

I have been staying in hostels and this one is hard to forget. Despite its many guests, the staff are just awesome and kind. They have free lockers! The location is within the heart of Bussorah Street, in the bustling Bugis area. If you are...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
Price range
US$49 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
US$49 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Traveller (39)
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Kampong Glam
This traditionally Malay enclave of Singapore offers
an alluring array of shops, cafes, and bars. A walk
down Haji Lane offers quirky shopping, while one block
over, Arab Street is a treasure trove of brightly
coloured fabrics, clothing, and Turkish rugs. Stop for
a leisurely coffee or cocktail and watch local kids
play traditional games along the lane. Also home to
the Malay Heritage Centre and one of Singapore’s most
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I did too and did not lose anything.
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"choose a room with a door :P"
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"Get a private dorm room - it may be up to 6 people, but I personally found this better than staying in the..."
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"there is no good room"
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"If you need privacy ask for a smaller room."
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