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Betel Box Hostel

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  • Excellent55%
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  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
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“common room”(26 reviews)
“bed dorm”(16 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good and cozy hostel, super nice and personal staff and excellent breakfast with toast and spreads and fresh fruits every day. Really appreciated the small energy saving acts at the hotel! Good common areas to socialize at. Didn’t mind that the wifi only worked...More

Thank Elina S
Response from BetelBoxHostel, Manager at Betel Box HostelResponded 5 days ago

Hi Elina! Thank you for your kind words. We are very happy to know that you had an excellent time staying with us. Looking forward to having you here again! :) -Tini

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Awesome staff, good location, the common room is large and has all the amenities - netflix, pool table, board games, beer, and my favorite lots of books. There is also a cat that roams around. The only drawback for me was the amount of beds...More

Thank Quentin D
Response from BetelBoxHostel, Manager at Betel Box HostelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Quentin! Thank you so much for taking the time to write us this review. We're happy that you've enjoyed your stay here with all our facilities. Our 20-Bed Mixed Dorm is the busiest one in our hostel compared to our other 8-Bed and 6-Bed...More

Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Highly Recommended. Cheap, amazing people, highly co-operative, Words don't do justice. Visit at least once. You will make your own mind. Thank You Betel Box for the amazing experience you helped us get. Will surely visit you next time I am in SingaporeMore

Thank Kashan Ali K
Response from BetelBoxHostel, Manager at Betel Box HostelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Kashan! Wow thank you so much for your wonderful review. We're very glad that you've had an amazing time with us and we hope that it's going to be even better when you return. Don't forget to pop by the next time you're in...More

Reviewed 18 February 2018

This simple hostel is OK for young, budget traveler who needs a place to stay in Singapore for a few nights. Close to food hawkers and 24-hour shops. There are mixed-gender and single-gender dorm as well as a private room, especially for family or group...More

1  Thank Pengulas
Response from BetelBoxHostel, Manager at Betel Box HostelResponded 5 March 2018

Hi Pengulas, Thank you so much for your honest feedback! Yes, we are definitely in the process of enhancing our amenities. Despite our distance from the nearest MRT station, there are many bus services that serve this neighbourhood to take us to various destinations. We...More

Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed my stay here. The beds are fairly comfortable and the showers are warm. Honestly, it’s the cheapest place to stay in Singapore so you can’t expect much more and it actually does provide more! The common area downstairs is nice, it has wifi,...More

1  Thank JBTraveIIer
Response from BetelBoxHostel, Manager at Betel Box HostelResponded 2 February 2018

Hi JBTraveller! Thank you for your honest feedback and we are very happy to know that you had a comfortable stay here. Our WIFI is restricted to the Common Room with the hope that it gets people together so that fellow travellers can mingle and...More

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Joo Chiat
The Joo Chiat area is the traditional home of
Peranakan culture in Singapore, an ethnic group
descending from the blending of Chinese and Malay
families in the 15th century. The neighbourhood is
packed with colourful shops, local characters, and
quiet charm. The main streets overflow with diners
enjoying katong laksa, the signature Peranakan spicy
noodle soup. Signs of youthful entrepreneurship are
...More
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"lots of people in shared room"
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"As I note above, not all bathroom have hot water shower or lockable door (only curtain)."
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"Be a good person"
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"if in a dorm take ear plugs but I did see them for sale down stairs"
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