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181 Joo Chiat Road, Singapore 427452 Singapore
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Everyone needs a place to lay their weary head. For travellers visiting Singapore, Hotel 81 - Sakura is an excellent choice for rest and rejuvenation. Well-known for its budget friendly environment and proximity to great restaurants and attractions, Hotel 81 - Sakura makes it easy to enjoy the best of Singapore.

Guest rooms offer amenities such as a flat screen TV and air conditioning, and guests can go online with free wifi offered by the hotel.

Hotel 81 - Sakura features 24 hour front desk, baggage storage, and express check-in and check-out, to help make your stay more enjoyable.

Close to some of Singapore's most popular landmarks, such as Singapore Indoor Stadium (1.9 mi) and National Stadium (2.0 mi), Hotel 81 - Sakura is a great destination for tourists.

If you like French restaurants, Hotel 81 - Sakura is conveniently located near Do.Main Deli & Bistrot, La Bonne Table, and Chezcake Bistro.

Should time allow, East Coast Park and Katong District are some popular attractions that are within walking distance.

Whether you’re travelling for business, pleasure or both, Hotel 81 - Sakura is sure to make your visit to Singapore one worth remembering.

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mentari graicela wrote a review Jul 2022
Singapore, Singapore2 contributions
I am happy to have stayed at hotel 81 sakura, because the rooms are clean and comfortable and also the location of the hotel is strategic and the service is very good and friendly......... receptionist,served by mr davin and mrs tes from filiphina thankyou very much :)
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Date of stay: July 2022Trip type: Travelled with family
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Daniel Koranteng wrote a review Jun 2022
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It was a very nice experience at Hotel 81 Sakura. Staff were friendly and available to help at all times. Service at hotel was impeccable. In addition, very close to various eating facilities so no food stress.
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Date of stay: June 2022Trip type: Travelled solo
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Noora wrote a review May 2022
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia1 contribution
the hotel location near to lots of eatery, the ambience is good, very relaxing .. clean and the most important is the staff was very friendly and helpful.. walking distance to the Peranakan Famous Housing Row. Thanks to Navin for assisting us.
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Date of stay: April 2022
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HollyT1992 wrote a review May 2022
Melbourne8 contributions8 helpful votes
We really enjoyed our stay here and extended it from 4 to 6 nights happily. The staff are the highlight - very helpful and friendly. The other great aspect is that you'll get fresh sheets and towels everyday! The rooms are small and simple (we did have some mould on our bathroom roof) but you can't expect much more for the cheap price. Location is great - 10 mins one direction to Katong and 15 mins the other direction to an MRT station with 2 lines. Lots of great hawker food in the area and beautiful shophouses.
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Date of stay: April 2022
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Room Tip: Ask for a window room as some have no windows.
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Minli R wrote a review May 2021
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The room is cosy and there are lots of restaurant nearby. I stayed here for 4 nights and have a good experinece here. Davin is very friendly and helps me change my room from the first floor to the second floor. Recommend!
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Date of stay: May 2021
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Room Tip: Higher floors have less noise
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Uriah A G wrote a review Feb 2021
Singapore, Singapore17 contributions11 helpful votes
I booked this hotel to do some work and also attend a seminar. The night before I booked I called the hotel to ask what time is the earliest I could check-in. I was informed by a lady 10:30am is the earliest. I proceeded to make the booking. The next day I called as I was approaching the hotel nd I was attended by a very rude front desk staff by the name of Brian. he told me a completely different set of rules. He was such a bully and extremely rude. You can check in now but you have to get out by 6pm. Otherwise the check-In is at 2pm. Even after explaining to him he refused to budge. Basically he was telling me take it or leave it. I asked to speak with the manager to which Brian mentioned he would say the same thing as he did. I told him I'll take my chances to which Brian replied he's fast asleep and does not wished to be disturbed. I told him I was on the way. As I approached, he was so cocky. He told he would allow me to check-In at 12pm. I agreed and told him that I need to take the seminar zoom call and as such I would be waiting for 12pm in the lobby. To that he mentioned I am not allowed to loiter. I was not loitering as I am guest. He then calls the police citing I was causing trouble. Fortunately, with the help of the police, I was able to speak with the Manager who kept apologising for the staff's incompetence. The manager mentioned that he should have called for the police for this minor issue. The manager then allowed me to check-in immediately. The very manager Brian mentioned that his manager will say the same thing as he did. Obviously the manager knows everything about customer service. Brian needs to go for further training as he obviously thinks that he owns the hotel. I have never met anyone as cocky, ride and obnoxious as him. He was such a bully. the temperature was broken and when I asked him about it, he refused to answer. So much for being compliant to Covid-19 measures.
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Date of stay: February 2021
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Trip type: Travelled on business
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jiva wrote a review Mar 2020
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Good Service Staff was friendly and Helpful, I would like to thanks Steven & Sorn I Will Come Back Again For Next Trip If I Will Have The Chance To Travel To Singapore Again. Thanks you guys. cheers....
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Date of stay: March 2020
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Response from Joseph Teo, Guest Services / Front Office at Hotel 81 Sakura
Responded 27 Mar 2020
We are glad to read that you had a great stay with us and appreciate your compliments on the convenient location and the warm hospitality rendered by our staff. It was certainly our pleasure to have served you during your stay and we hope to welcome you back for yet another memorable experience.
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Feon wrote a review Mar 2020
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I and my husband have a happy stayed in hotel 81 Sakura. The room is nice n very clean. I appreciate all Sakura staffs that make our day. 😃 Expressing words of thanks is not only good manners but the right thing to do taking temperature n also courtesy to us. Thankful and grateful to Joseph, Ibrahim, Sorn, Steven, Bryan, fitra n Shahrul they are excellent n helpful. I will introduce to my clients n also will continue to support Hotel 81. 😃 Wish everyone good health n stay healthy Team work. Thanks Feon
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Date of stay: March 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Response from Joseph Teo, Guest Services / Front Office at Hotel 81 Sakura
Responded 27 Mar 2020
We are glad to read that you had a great stay with us and appreciate your compliments on the convenient location and the warm hospitality rendered by our staff. It was certainly our pleasure to have served you during your stay. We value every comments and feedback and will work towards improving our service standards. We wish you a great day ahead.
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GOnGO Tour wrote a review Sep 2019
Jakarta, Indonesia5 contributions
This hotel is very nice from the cleannest and also the environment is verg good. Hope so still keep up the good work and the hotel service isbalso nice which isbthey are very friendly as well. For me i will go to here again
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Date of stay: September 2019Trip type: Travelled on business
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Response from CustomerCare_Azmi, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel 81 Sakura
Responded 11 Sep 2019
Dear gongotour, Thank you for choosing Hotel 81 Sakura as your choice of stay. See you again soon!
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Josh W wrote a review Jul 2019
Taipei, Taiwan1 contribution
Everything about this stay was lackluster, starting from the fact that the room didn't resemble the picture on the website, and going on to the missing shower curtain, absence of toilet paper and toothpaste, the thin walls through which the noisy neighbors have us a show and the refrigerator that mysteriously turns itself off automatically, leaving a chilly puddle on the floor. It's an 8-foot windowless cube, occupied mostly by the stiff bed. I guess that's what we should have expected for the price. Good for a single traveler on a budget and without an appetite for amenities. This stay was a baby step up from a hostel.
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Date of stay: July 2019Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Response from CustomerCare_Azmi, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel 81 Sakura
Responded 23 Aug 2019
Dear Josh W, We would like to extend our utmost sincere apologies for the frustration that this issue has caused. We believe in creating a positive and memorable hotel experience for all our guests and are very sorry to hear of your less-than-satisfactory experience.
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PRICE RANGE
US$48 - US$65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
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NUMBER OF ROOMS
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Frequently Asked Questions about Hotel 81 Sakura
Which popular attractions are close to Hotel 81 Sakura?
Nearby attractions include The Intan (0.3 km), Joo Chiat/Katong (0.3 km), and Hat of Cain (0.2 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Hotel 81 Sakura?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, baggage storage, and express check-in and check-out.
What are some restaurants close to Hotel 81 Sakura?
Conveniently located restaurants include Quentin's Eurasian Restaurant, Braseiro, and British Hainan.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Hotel 81 Sakura?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Chinese.
Are there any historical sites close to Hotel 81 Sakura?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Battlebox (6.3 km), Emerald Hill (7.8 km), and Chijmes (5.7 km).