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This hostel was a bit of a disappointment after the good review I read. Pros: Good breakfast (tea or coffee, toast + spreads and fruit). Pretty close to MRT stations and there are actually a few nice cafes nearby. Rooms were quiet. Cons: Staff seemed quite disorganised, we got charged less than we were meant to and then they later... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this hostel! Really relaxed atmosphere and staff all very friendly. We stayed in a 10bed female dorm, the dorm was spacious enough, each bed had its own light which was very useful and nice not to keep other people awake. Aircon was great, kept room really cool so light duvet provided by hostel was nice and cosy too. Breakfast... More 

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Ribera, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The sheets were a bit old, the room is pretty small and the toilet was not very clean. But the breakfast was very good and so the positioning as it is 5 minutes walking from green and violet line and 2 minutes from little India (very well connected with all the main spots in the city center). Overall I would... More 

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Auchterarder, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for three nights on my first trip to Singapore. It's easy to get here from the airport (takes about 30 minutes) and is close to the MRT station which makes it easy to get around central Singapore. The staff were friendly and helpful; there's a free breakfast of coffee or tea and toast; and the rooms are clean... More 

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Valby, Denmark
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I went for a spontaneous trip to Singapore for some days and luckily we checked in at the green kiwi. Lovely little hostel with a lovely staff. The atmosphere at the hostel is just perfect. Thank you for a very pleasant stay.

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Thank Kasper S
Munich, Germany
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Reviewed 28 October 2016

I stayed there for three nights in January 2016 and had a great time. Breakfast was good and the people who work there are very helpful. Only minor issue would be that the bathrooms coud need some sope.

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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Friendly and helpful staff sorted out my room as I was arriving late even thought the desk had closed for the night. Breakfast was unreal, proper good coffee, loads of fresh fruit and toast with many toppings. Nice vibe and good beds, girlfriend got a few bites in a line on her leg but reluctant to use the B word.... More 

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Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff and very good breakfast! The rest was okay. The toilets were never cleaned properly and underneath the beds where you're supposed to store your luggage it's very dusty. So your stuff gets dirty really quick. And there was a real strong smell all over the place which was not nice.

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Thank Christian A
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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

It is very comfortable. There are two showers and toilets per floor and in addition to that sinks. I selpt in a room with 20 beds and it was really quiet and everybody was mindful (only about 6beds have been in use). You may choose the kitchen and all the stuff to cook. The breakfast is special. I liked it... More 

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Thank Jul N
Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff, extremely welcoming and helpful. The hotel is fairly close to a subway station too. The showers work as does the AC . It's exceptionally cheap but quite a way from marina bay, china town etc. The rooms are really, really basic but clean. Typical clients seem to be backpackers and the like.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
If you are looking for a small, relaxed & friendly place to stay in Singapore, in the central city area convenient to public transport and getting around, this is it! We are a small laid back place to stay where you'll some meet great people and get some sleep! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Green Kiwi Backpacker Hostel

Address: 280A Lavender Street, Singapore 338800, Singapore
Region: Singapore > Singapore
Price Range: €15 - €64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — The Green Kiwi Backpacker Hostel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Relatively quiet, and the people are always up for a chat :-)”
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 of 5 bubbles Rdez, 7 Jun 2015 | Read review
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