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“Very nice hostel in the city!!!” 4 of 5 bubbles
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Wink Hostel
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“Very nice hostel in the city!!!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

The hostel has nice staffs. The bathroom is clean and comfortable.The kitchen is very well.(fruits, bread,drink...) The hostel near to chinatown MRT, it is good location. A good value for the price and I would stay back again.

Room Tip: It is good location near chinatown MRT.
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  • Stayed April 2016, travelled solo
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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  • Location
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
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Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

I had stayed in many hostels and Wink Hostel is one of my favourite! I love the pod concept which offers privacy. Staffs are friendly. Room is clean and comfortable. The bathroom is big enough for the occupants. Breakfast is only average (just cereal, fruits, bread, the usual) so I will suggest go out and sample Singapore's foods. Location is good, really really near to Chinatown MRT. Will definitely be back.

  • Stayed May 2016, travelled with family
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016

This is a top choice hostel in Singapore. The rooms are first rate pod style bunks in reasonably secure rooms. The rooms are well air conditioned, but the common areas are not and can get very hot so are not all that much fun to hang out in. The kitchen is very well equipped and there is a relatively good breakfast. They offer the usual range of services, left luggage, travel advice, etc. They have a good website which is the best place to get detailed directions. A very good value for the price and I would stay here again.

Stayed June 2015, travelled solo
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Lund, Skåne County, Sweden
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22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

The hostel has very professional staffs. The bathroom is clean. The breakfast is adequate. The pods provide you more privacy than the normal bed-style dorm; the walls help you don't see each other. However, it doesn't safe you from noises at all. With this kind of dorm I feel that the people may tend to lack of awareness and make more noises (e.g., closing the door repeatedly at night, talk to friends after midnight, etc.). So do not expect the the pod could give you a perfectly peaceful sleep since it 'still' depends on your roommates (like the bed-style dorm).

Stayed March 2016, travelled solo
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016

We were very aprehensive about sharing a room and sleeping in a pod, But this has persuaded me completly! The night sleep was perfect and the pods were very comfertable. The rooms well air-conditioned and other people sharing the room were very respectful. You also had a unit under the pod to place all personal belongings safely and could only be openned with your own card. The staff were also very friendly and helpful. MAIN POSITIVE the location is perfect literally 2min walk from the underground and from there you could go anywhere. Would stay again and advise anyone travliing or looking for a short stay to stay here!! Thanks

Room Tip: All rooms/Pods nice!
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  • Stayed March 2016, travelled with friends
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Property: Wink Hostel
Address: 8A Mosque Street, Singapore 059488, Singapore
Region: Singapore > Singapore > Chinatown
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Shuttle Bus service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #7 of 226 Speciality Lodging in Singapore
Price range (per night): $42 - $294
Hotel Class:2 star — Wink Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 9
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Housed in a historic shophouse that's nestled in the cultural heart of Singapore, Wink is a premium Pod hostel that offers travellers private sleeping sanctums that are inviting and decked in plush designer finishing. Want to indulge in a little luxury while on a budget? Looking to meet new friends while mixing it up with fellow travellers in a friendly environment? Then Wink is perfect for you! Our secure tap card system grants access to spacious dorms that are air-conditioned, fully carpeted and furnished with cushy couches, perfect for kicking back and just chilling with pals. Ladies dormitories are available and come complete with vanity counters. All dorms have Wi-Fi access. You will find our custom pods come in unique designs with plentiful headroom and side-allowances, presenting you with a comfortable and individualised space that caters to your needs. Every pod is fitted with ambient backlight, sound resistant walls, a cushy backrest, reading LED light, power socket and smartcard access locker located right at the foot. A 6 inch orthopaedic mattress draped in lush soft linen and accompanied by a sumptuous duvet rounds out the experience. Breakfast is served daily in our guest kitchenette that comes fully equipped with cooking hob, microwave oven, grill and refrigerator. Other facilities include showers & toilets, a relaxing café lounge, internet stations, laundry & ironing and 24 hour reception. Centrally located in bustling Chinatown, Wink is mere minutes away from numerous must-see heritage and cultural attractions. Nearby Clarke Quay and the bohemian Club Street also serves up an exciting array of nightlife and dining destinations. With Chinatown's Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) station and several bus-stops a short walk away, you will find Wink the perfect location from which to start exploring Singapore. ... more   less 
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