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Midhurst, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I had a whistle stop visit to Singapore for an interview and arrived after an overnight flight in need of a nap and shower. Had been told that this was convenient and that I could check in for a few hours at any time - all true. Staff were friendly and super helpful but the room was very small and... More 

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Chittagong City, Bangladesh
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11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Price high compared with facilities... limited facilities....Very handy location - just across the road from the metro. Staff were friendly and helpful. Ideal only for a night or two stay, as rooms are quite small.

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1 Thank Mohammed Anowar H
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited with my husband and my daughter (4 y.o). Do not pay more for kids (under 6 y.o). The place is quite comfortable because it is close to the Chinatown shopping center and MRT station. Room is small but clean. officers are nice and friendly. with the price we pay we get a hotel with a nice location.

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1 Thank arvyna d
KennethMGR9, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel 81 - Chinatown, responded to this review

Dear arvyna d, we are so happy the team at Hotel 81 Chinatown made your stay a pleasant and comfortable one! We hope to have the pleasure of having you back with us soon! Thank you! More 

philippines
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2016

This place is very convenient for travelers. The Chinatown MRT station is just infront of the hotel. Hong Lim hawker center is just 2minutes walk and a minute walk to Chinatown Street market. 8minutes Mrt ride to Gardens by the Bay and Marina Sands hotel. Though no mini ref, clothes hangers and cabinet provided but the room is clean.

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3 Thank daphne-jem
KennethMGR9, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel 81 - Chinatown, responded to this review

Thank you, we do appreciate your kind comments! Hope we do have the pleasure of serving you again soon! More 

Australia
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51 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

This is my second time here at this hotel. Like most Singapore hotel unless you pay top dollars the room is pretty small which this one is also. However, I have been provided with a comfortable bed and clean bathroom. That's what is important to me. It is centrally located in Chinatown and the MRT Chinatown subway station is right... More 

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2 Thank Owleyes2012
kenneth s, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel 81 - Chinatown, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind feedback, was a pleasure to have you with us! More 

Singapore
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56 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 May 2016

Pro The location is very convenient located in chinatown with MRT (Mass Rapid Transport), bus service around the conner, taxi is very were, food is very easy to get outside the hotel and is within city area Con Room are over price (room are to small for the of SG$100++ pending on weekdays or weekends), with in the hotel the... More 

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2 Thank Maiyuki
kenneth s, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel 81 - Chinatown, responded to this review

We are thankful for your kind response and we are also sorry for the inconvenience experienced during your stay. Please approach any staff or Manager on duty regarding any issue you may have during your next visit, we will do our best to ensure a most comfortable and pleasant stay. As for amenities and rooms which do not come with... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

The room was tiny and had no window. The bed was hard and the mattress had a plastic covering under the sheet. The aircon unit was dirty. The shower is just part of the bathroom-there is no shower stall. The check in counter staff were rude and impatient. I stayed at a similar hotel in Phnom Penh Cambodia for $8... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

I would just like to commed the satisfactory service I've experienced with Mr CK of Hotel 81, Chinatown branch. At the time of my check in last April 18, 2016, i found out that I actually booked the wrong date and was there one day early. Mr CK was the one who patiently assisted me when I was there. He... More 

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2 Thank ninoapril88
kenneth s, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel 81 - Chinatown, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind feedback, we do appreciate it and will work hard to continue our good work! More 

Indonesia
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26 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2016

The location is very convenient. It is located in Chinatown. The MRT station just across the hotel (near Chinatown Point). There are a lot of shop and restaurant nearby. However, the bedroom and the bathroom was so small. But the staff was friendly & helpful.

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3 Thank Nadia S
Philippines
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2016

The room is clean always, the location is very accessible anywhere you go. Attractions, Shopping , FOOODDD are just a step a way. And Chris & Nina the front office people are so kind and accomodating :-)

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Staying in Chinatown

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Chinatown
Chinatown is a classic combination of colourful sights, enticing smells, and sometimes startling sounds. The precinct is unique, however, in its blending of religions and cultures. A Hindu temple, an Islamic mosque, and a Chinese Buddhist temple sit almost side by side. This sense of cultural harmony continues as you venture just outside of Chinatown to the nightlife areas of Club Street and Duxton Hill. There you’ll mingle with Singapore’s multicultural residents at the modern bars and restaurants dotting the bustling streets. An afternoon in and around Chinatown will leave you culturally enlightened, well fed, and loaded with souvenirs. In the evening, reward yourself with a well-deserved cocktail as the locals come out to play.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Hotel 81 - Chinatown

Address: 181 New Bridge Road, Singapore 059418, Singapore
Region: Singapore > Singapore > Chinatown
Price Range: $118 - $165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel 81 - Chinatown 2*
Number of rooms: 99
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