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    Betel Box Hostel

    200 Joo Chiat Road Betel Box Backpackers Hostel, Singapore 427471, Singapore
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    2018-01-28 2018-01-29
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    • Excellent55%
    • Very good33%
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    “common room” (24 reviews)
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    Breakfast included
    Multilingual Staff
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    Reviewed 18 May 2017

    Neat place, but it's pretty far from MRT station. The staffs are so nice. They're trying to give us great information about nice spot to have a wonderful time in Singapore. Except the location all things were good.More

    Thank 소라 김
    Response from BetelBoxHostel, Manager at Betel Box HostelResponded 21 May 2017

    Hi 소라 김, thank you for writing us a review! We are located in the neighbourhood of Joo Chiat/Katong which is Singapore's first heritage town. Our location is away from the usual tourist areas but it allows guests to experience staying in a truly local...More

    Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

    Very relaxing place, welcoming staff, who are very knowledgeable about the area. It's a relatively lively area with bars and restaurants around it, so plenty to do, if it didn't constantly rain while I was there. No hesitation in recommending it as somewhere to lay...More

    Thank joe m
    Response from BetelBoxHostel, Manager at Betel Box HostelResponded 21 May 2017

    Hi joe m, thank you for writing us a review! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. A pity that it was constantly raining while you were here! Perhaps when you come by next time, the weather will be better:) We hope...More

    Reviewed 22 April 2017

    This was an easy to find clean comfortable and friendly hostel 10 minutes train journey from the airport then about a ten minute walk this hostel had very kind staff. Was really relaxed not a party hostel type which was perfect for us as we...More

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    Thank Philip W
    Response from BetelBoxHostel, Manager at Betel Box HostelResponded 4 May 2017

    Hi Philip, Thank you for writing us a review! We are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and we would love to welcome you back here again in future! Happy travels, Desiree

    Reviewed 9 April 2017

    I have pleasant stay in Betel Box for 2 nights. When I first come, Desire help me lot with recommendation place to visit including how to go there with public transport. Beside of super helpful staff, their bunk bed also clean and breakfast is really...More

    Thank Elizabeth S
    Response from BetelBoxHostel, Manager at Betel Box HostelResponded 12 April 2017

    Hi Elizabeth! Thank you for writing us a review:) It was a pleasure having you here and we are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back here again! Happy travels, Desiree

    Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

    I was staying at Betel Box for 4 nights. I liked staying at Betel Box, they have spacious common room which is used for breakfast and relaxing. The receptionists are really helpful. They even have a pool table for you to play but need to...More

    Thank Ivan I
    Response from BetelBoxHostel, Manager at Betel Box HostelResponded 6 April 2017

    Hi Ivan, thank you for writing us a review and for your kind words. A game of pool costs $2 but is free if you buy 2 beers:) We are indeed a 15-20mins walk away from the nearest MRT. As rightly mentioned, there are plenty...More

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    • Free Internet
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Price range
    • US$13 - US$56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 5
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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
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    "if in a dorm take ear plugs but I did see them for sale down stairs"
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    "I've choose the 6 dorm mixed. It was fine and quit big room upstairs the community room."
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    "sometimes all the beds are taken, so get online and reserve first if you can"
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