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    The Shophouse

    48 Arab Street, Singapore 199745, Singapore
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    1 - 5 of 195 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    First of all I like to say that this place is really expensive compared with what this hostel has. I had problem with restroom and shower place since it is too small and there are not enough place to put my items. However, the rooftop...More

    Thank minimize940314
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    It's a 5-10 minute walk to the MRT station which can whizz you to bayfront for Marina bay sands. gardens at the bay, chinatown and the airport. I rented a towel for a small price which was good. The staff were very friendly and helpful...More

    Thank Martynas S
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Dear, I stayed 1 night in dormitory and 2 nights in private room. To be honest, I was a little be disappointed to see how is it "different" from the pictures shown and the reality on site. The facilities would need to be renovated and...More

    Thank Daniel N
    Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

    Lots of good restaurants, bars and cafes around! Rooms are clean and the rooftop space is really great! Unfortunately it can be pretty noisy at night with the surrounding nightlife (although it was the weekend). The dorms are also a bit of a tight squeeze.

    Thank AlishaVas
    Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

    Absolutely loved my stay here! Staff were amazing and always went above and beyond to help out! Shophouse is located in a great area, plenty of cafes, bars and restaurants right out the front door, and it's a very multicultural area with friendly locals! I'm...More

    Thank Michaela H
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    Additional Information about The Shophouse

    Address: 48 Arab Street, Singapore 199745, Singapore
    Location: Singapore > Singapore > Kampong Glam
    Price Range:US$11 - US$58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    Hotel Class: 2 star
    Number of rooms: 8
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$11 - US$58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    Nearby
    Kampong Glam
    This traditionally Malay enclave of Singapore offers
    an alluring array of shops, cafes, and bars. A walk
    down Haji Lane offers quirky shopping, while one block
    over, Arab Street is a treasure trove of brightly
    coloured fabrics, clothing, and Turkish rugs. Stop for
    a leisurely coffee or cocktail and watch local kids
    play traditional games along the lane. Also home to
    the Malay Heritage Centre and one of Singapore’s most
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    arijitraja
    12 May 2017|
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    Response from ghraze | Reviewed this property |
    as I booked private room they provided 4hangers. no problem even you will come back very late. when i was there i came back to my room around 1:30am.
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    Qnada
    14 December 2016|
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    Response from WanderingEray | Reviewed this property |
    I think it should be toddler friendly cause you won't have that much people in there as compared to the other rooms in the property. It should be alright. :)
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    Azalea D
    1 November 2016|
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    Response from ShophouseHostel | Property representative |
    Hey Azalea, we do have a pantry equipped with a electric water boiler, however we do not have a stove for you to cook. Hope this helps! :)
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    "Dormitory... Private rooms don't worth the cost"
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    "Rooms towards the street are exposed to the fire alarm."
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    "Don't stay in the tiny windowless private rooms."
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    "Choose 12 female dorm because there is a window. It's much better than the 8 female dorm."
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