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Hotel 81 - Sakura

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Baku, Azerbaijan
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel is in a good neighbourhood, there are a lot of restaurants and pubs on the street. Price is quite good comparing with other hotels in Singapore. Just keep in mind that tourist and service tax will be added when you check out.

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is small appropriate hotel for business travelers who is cautious about budget and wanted a convenient place to stay in during their travels. There are many eateries around the corners which make this hotel conveniently located.

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 3 March 2017

The establishment is a great one with nice functional rooms. Apart from the Manager Azmi, the other staffs especially the big Malay guy at the front reception needs to learn the difference between a guest's request and a personal vendetta. Why do they have to make it so personal or take it so personally? What's with all the hostility coming...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 30 January 2017

The room was what we expected for the price and the staff was friendly. The location is not the best if you're not used to the bus system in Singapore. We just stuck to Uber and Grab to go places instead of taking the bus but it can get expensive. Wi-Fi speeds are good if you can get a room...

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KennethMGR9, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel 81 - Sakura, responded to this review

Dear Boris514, we do appreciate your kind review, especially about our friendly staff! We do have convenient connections (Bus No. 16 and Bus No. 33) into the city too and our 24 hours front desk will always be willing to assist you!

Vienna, Ohio
Reviewed 25 January 2017

I stayed here many times without problem. It is not the place if you are looking for amenities, but the price is great by Singapore standards and the staff is helpful. I only wish it were a little closer to the train station.

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KennethMGR9, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel 81 - Sakura, responded to this review

Dear tbon5779, we do appreciate your constant support of us here at Hotel 81 Sakura! There is a bus No.33 which brings you to Dakota MRT station in 10 mins just outside our hotel! Thank you for your kind review!

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Booked the hotel through Hotels.com. Got an odd-shaped corner room which was much larger than the others I've stayed before. This is a no-frills hotel which is good to hang out for the great eateries nearby, especially if you enjoy Vietnamese and Peranakan cuisines.

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KennethMGR9, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel 81 - Sakura, responded to this review

Dear kaychua5, thank you for your review! We do agree that we are located in a great area for food!

Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 5 January 2017

The rooms are big comparing to other hotels. They extended our check-out time when we requested it. There are lots of restaurants, convenience store and grocery to buy needed things. The bus stop is a 5 minute walk to that brings all the way to all the popular destination like Bugis, Chinatown, Orchard.

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KennethMGR9, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel 81 - Sakura, responded to this review

Dear John S, thank you for taking the time to write this review! Your kind words are much appreciated!

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Nice clean & comfy rooms. Very helpful and friendly staff. Especially Adrian that help my cancellation go smoothly! Thanks! I will continue staying at Hotel 81 & will promote to friends as the owner Mr Choo is a generous philanthropist that donated $ 4 million to both SMU & NUS.

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KennethMGR9, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel 81 - Sakura, responded to this review

Thank you nortia_janson, for your wonderful review of us! We do hope to have you back with us soon! The team at Hotel 81 Sakura do appreciate your kind comments and we will also be conveying our thanks to Senior Front Office Executive Adrian too!

Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Literally you get what you paid, but with this price we could have better experience. I don't mind the accommodation here, but this hotel do NOT have hot water, very weak wifi if you don't want to say NOT AT ALL, don't even have the fridge, and the toilet stinks

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Singapore
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Room space, cleanliness and things provided were good enough. If hotel provides a little fridge, it'd be even better. WiFi speed needs improvement. Location is more than 15 minutes walk from MRT, and it's not near with any bus stop.

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KennethMGR9, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel 81 - Sakura, responded to this review

Dear KeanRu, thank you for your kind review of us, the Hotel 81 Sakura team will always be doing their best to exceed our guest's comfort and expectations!

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Staying in Joo Chiat

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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 visible as well, with modern cafes, bars, and shops abounding. Visit Joo Chiat to take a break from the big city sights and enjoy a relaxing afternoon with a laid-back and local vibe.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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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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  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Hotel 81 - Sakura

Address: 181 Joo Chiat Rd, Singapore 427452, Singapore
Region: Singapore > Singapore > Joo Chiat
Price Range: $60 - $92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel 81 - Sakura 2*
Number of rooms: 75
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“Higher floors are quieter.”
MatthewJamesTan67, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Empathy and kind understanding would be more appreciated than personal vendetta. It's not so much the sweet furnishings but the kind services rendered. In which case, this hotel lacks severely.”
EricMasaomi, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“403 had good Wi-Fi”
Boris514, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Based on my previous stays, I think most of the corner units are larger”
kaychua5, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“room 229 is the best one, dont take it when I am in town”
maria_1550, 9 Jul 2016 | Read review
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