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Hotel Bencoolen - Bencoolen Street

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Reviewed 7 April 2012

A great choice for a short stay in Singapore. The hotel is small but it is a great central location and just 10 minutes walk to Orchard Road. Our room was quite small but for one night it was fine. Breakfast was OK but nothing exciting! Would certainly stay here again for a one or maybe two night stay. The...

Thank Marjory1
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 5 April 2012

Singapore is an expensive place to visit and you want to position your stay near the attractions so this small hotel is great value. Small (not tiny) comfortable, spotless rooms. Fantastic position, 10 min walk to Orchard Rd and MRT. At $S150 including breakfast a couple its perhaps half what you'll pay in a bigger hotel. As independent, mature, travelers...

Thank David A
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 16 March 2012

The hotel itself was not that great. The reception area is small, but the rooms were clean and comfortable. The breakfast was nothing much, it was the same everyday. And the staff at the restaurant were unfriendly. However, it was a safe, we had a late evening flight, so we checked out and left our bags, so we had no...

1Thank makusu
Reviewed 8 March 2012

I had a bizarre booking error on hotels.com where apparently somehow I managed to book this hotel instead of the intended Ibis Bencoolen. I very much regretted the experience: very small, unclean, cramped room, paper thin walls and gormless staff. Suffice to say we checked out the next morning even though I lost the cost of the whole stay.

2Thank trippingLondon
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 6 March 2012

Probably it's biggest draw is it's well placed, relatively central location. Very convenient links to public transport and/or taxis. Simple rooms, bathroom was a bit dirty and outdated. Room has a 'dusty' feel to it. Next time I would pay more and get a better place. Rate it as average for Singapore (as hotels are generally more expensive for equivalent...

1Thank Ryan T
Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 1 March 2012

Good location near Bus stops, Bugis Market. Not welcoming Front Desk Personnels. Clean small standard room, you can hear the noise from another room. Slow Wi-Fi internet connection. Few food selection in breakfast buffet.

Thank Domainworks
Reviewed 17 February 2012

my family & i spent our new year's holiday in this hotel. from 29 DEC until 1 Jan. the room is clean, nice and very comfortable. the staff was helpful. i don't have any problems staying at this hotel since we go out almost all day long. so it's a relief when went we went back to our room and...

1Thank resta_88
Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 22 January 2012

Let me start with the good things. 1) Location is okay and is walking distance from two subway lines. The hotel is also near the art district of Singapore which is awesome. It's quite a happening place as little bars here and there come alive at night. 2) Good elevators and dozens of helpful maps can be found in the...

3Thank orange_clouds
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 25 December 2011

The bell man smokes at the lobby, hotel staff and breakfast staff are unfriendly and unhelpful. The road construction will be there for another two to three years before they can complete the train route. When it rain, It's difficult if you travel with kids or senior citizens. Taxi drivers drop off pasenggers a few blocks from the hotel. Breakfast...

2Thank HND007
Reviewed 16 December 2011

Checked in 2 Double Rooms from 16 Dec t0 17 Dec 2011. The Hotel is reasonable clean with nice small pool at 2nd floor, but the Hotel Staff's service is worst of it's kind. The Receptionists and the Assistant Operation Manager presented their worst attitude and service anybody could give, totally unexpected. During check-in, the staff is totally not helpful...

1Thank AndyToh

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Additional Information about Hotel Bencoolen - Bencoolen Street

Address: 47 Bencoolen Street, Singapore 189626, Singapore
Region: Singapore > Singapore
Price Range: €60 - €150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Bencoolen - Bencoolen Street 3*
Number of rooms: 84
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“Suites on 2 floors, spacious. Not sure about other rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles marybA3984OH, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms away from the construction site...”
 of 5 bubbles , 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Noise level at weekdays only while new Bencoolen MRT under construction.. I have stayed on various levels and have no real choice.”
 of 5 bubbles nealashleyc, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Request for room on the higher floor,”
 of 5 bubbles chan_pup, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“It is probably paying extra for a 'premier' room.”
 of 5 bubbles mgE5612CE, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
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