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Jin Shan Hotel Chinatown

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Reviewed 27 March 2015

Very convenient location, a minute's walk to Chinatown SMRT station. Friendly and helpful staff. Excellent free coffee in the morning. Very good free hotel wifi. Lots of places to eat within steps of hotel. Each room has its own a/c unit, which was quiet and efficient. Cost effective. Not a prestige hotel, but great value and no major drawbacks. Be...

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SantaGrandHotels, Manager at Jin Shan Hotel Chinatown, responded to this review

Dear David, Thank you so much for your kind review of our hotel. We're pleased to learn that our hotel's amenities had met your expectations during your stay with us. Our friendly guests always pride themselves to provide our guests with the best local hospitality experience and the team would be very pleased to know that they had been able...

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 25 March 2015

the reality of the room is totally different with the photos, please dont have any expectation, this is just a hotel for those with limited budget but wanna stay in single room with perfect location. btw, the wifi are very very slow which u cant even watch a Youtube.

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Turin, Italy
Reviewed 22 March 2015

rooms are so clean and hotel is so confortable, I booked with an offer and for that price was so good. thay gave us a room on the food street,so nice but during the night so difficult for sleep. unforntantely no breakfast

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SantaGrandHotels, Manager at Jin Shan Hotel Chinatown, responded to this review

Dear Valuable Guest, Thank you for your kind review on our hotel. I’m pleased to learn that you had enjoyed your stay with us and that our hotel's amenities had met your expectations. Once again, thank you for choosing Santa Grand Hotel Chinatown and we hope to have you with us again in the near future. Sincerely, Magdeline Lew

Finland
Reviewed 20 March 2015

The location is excellent, hotel is in the middle of food street and one can find lot of "made in china" shops around every corner. Staff in the hotel was very nice, helpful and friendly. The "Family Room" for us (2 adults and 2 children) was sufficient but I wouldn't stay here longer than one night as we did before...

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SantaGrandHotels, Manager at Jin Shan Hotel Chinatown, responded to this review

Dear Valuable Guest, Thank you for your kind review on our hotel. I’m pleased to learn that you had enjoyed your stay with us and that our friendly staff were able to assist you in any possible way. I've taken note of your feedback with regards to the roach in your room and would be highlighting this suggestion to my...

Muntinlupa, Philippines
Reviewed 13 March 2015

Located in Chinatown with shops and restaurants all around. This hotel is for those looking for a place to sleep on a very convenient location. It's a bit old, but then again we were out early and back late, so it served its purpose. We were with my father-in-law who is in a wheelchair and there is a lift but...

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Reviewed 6 March 2015 via mobile

As Singaporeans, we decided,impromptu, to scour Chinatown during the pre-Chinese New Year period and to stay overnight within the bustle of the area. The counter staff at the reception was unhelpful and reluctant to help room us. We were 2 adults with 4 kids and required a suite or 2 rooms. To cut a long story short, the lady receptionist...

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SantaGrandHotels, Manager at Jin Shan Hotel Chinatown, responded to this review

Dear Ms Gwen, Thank you so much for your valuable feedback. First of all, we would like to thank you for staying with us at Santa Grand Hotel Chinatown. It is a disappointment to learn that there were some aspects you were not satisfied with during your stay. We have taken note of your feedback on our service level at...

Paris, Ile-de-France, France
Reviewed 5 March 2015

The location is great if you target chinatown.Regarding food, stay away from the "food street" and go to the maxwell center for REAL quality street food. It's 10mn away from the train station with a direct line to the airport, convenient. My room was small, and with a window on a small internal volume. The bathroom-shower was small but convenient....

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SantaGrandHotels, Manager at Jin Shan Hotel Chinatown, responded to this review

Dear Paul, Thank you for your kind review! It always pleases us to hear that our guest enjoyed their stay with us and on top of that had fun in Singapore too. Once again thank you for choosing Santa Grand Hotel Chinatown and we would love to have you back with us again real soon. Regards, Magdeline Lew

Reviewed 27 February 2015

The concept and rooms have a big gap and feel like being cheated with the images and location. Disappointed! original booked hotel was a queen size bed and one single bed in Chinatown concept. But, we have been taken to another location upon checked in. Further, Santa grand given the India concept room and three single bed room. We will...

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Reviewed 16 February 2015 via mobile

I was given a standard single room. Room was clean, good wifi with AC. Very good bathroom with nice hot water shower. Great location, close to mrt, restaurants pubs and street shopping... Staff was friendly too. But little noisy till midnight as the hotel is located just right in the middle of temple street (street shopping area) Will definitely return...

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SantaGrandHotels, Manager at Jin Shan Hotel Chinatown, responded to this review

Dear Mr Anush, Thank you for your kind review! We are elated to hear that you had enjoyed your stay with us. Hope to see you soon at Santa Grand Hotel Chinatown. Sincerely, Magdeline Lew

Wroclaw, Poland
Reviewed 13 February 2015

Very good location in Chinatown, close to lots of cheap eateries (but it's not hard to find those in Singapore). Price acceptable as for Singapore. Rooms are very small, decor is quite old and could use some renovation but otherwise clean.WiFi had decent quality. Overall good for cheap stay for 1-2 nights.

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Staying in Chinatown

Neighbourhood Profile
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
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Dry Cleaning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Santa Grand Hotel Chinatown is located in the highly dynamic Chinatown precinct. Fully intertwined with the rich history and industriousness of Singapore's early pioneers, this location brings forth the sights, sounds, tastes, smells and customs of the Chinese community. Blended into the history and culture of Chinatown will be the tourism and sightseeing benefits that make modern day Chinatown a must visit. Featuring relaxed and open "Hacienda Personality" of the Spanish countryside and in a location that immerses guests in a new experience, Santa Grand Hotel Chinatown is pitched to appeal to the western individual traveler who wants to experience all that Singapore has to offer - from the kampong sweetness and famous Chicken Rice to the exotic local delights Kway Chup noodles, Chilli Crab, Roti Prata and many more. Adding diversity are the nearby historic Sri Mariamman Indian Temples and newly opened Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum along with the many Chinese Medical Halls and shops that pepper Chinatown. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Jin Shan Hotel Chinatown

Address: 20 Trengganu Street Jinshan Hotel, Singapore 058479, Singapore (Formerly Santa Grand Hotel Chinatown)
Region: Singapore > Singapore > Chinatown
Price Range: $90 - $178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 41
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“Tall people won'y fit in any of the rooms, built for small asian sized beds”
62leon, 9 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Ask the reception to give you rooms in the middle or far from Smith or Trangganu Street, as they are noisy.”
528ronaldc, 23 Jan 2016 | Read review
“It seems all the rooms were best no idea regarding other rooms”
Shreyaskar, 18 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Shower glass could do with a good clean.”
donnat796, 19 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Take a delux room if you have a partner travelling with you”
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