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Reviewed 6 January 2017

There is such a comfy atmosphere at Betel Box with staff not only knowledgeable but enthusiastic about imparting insider tips and information. Both Samantha and Desree offered friendly advice about places to visit ,which buses,etc and I always feel totally welcome at this Great Value...More

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Response from BetelBoxHostel, Manager at Betel Box HostelResponded 7 January 2017

Hi flyingkiwi1505, Thank you for writing us a lovely review. Betel Box is run by a team that is enthusiastic about all things Singapore and we are glad you had a true local experience with our tips and information. We are happy to hear that...More

Reviewed 5 January 2017

I love staying here on my overnights in Singapore; Easy from airport! Comfy bed, outlets plentiful, breakfast included and even when leaving before breakfast (early flight) always offered something for the road, maps/tours available, friendly and helpful staff to help with said maps! Will be...More

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Response from BetelBoxHostel, Manager at Betel Box HostelResponded 7 January 2017

Hi Sarah G, Thank you for writing us a review. We are glad that you always enjoy staying in our comfy hostel. Our staff are keen to help in any way we can - directions, itinerary, food suggestions, and more. We look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed 9 December 2016

Betel Box Backpacker's Hostel in Singapore was the most amazing experience I have had in years and the staff are always hospitable with rooms and beds at super cheap prices for any backpacker wanting to come to Singapore and enjoy a secure and friendly atmosphere,...More

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Response from BetelBoxHostel, Manager at Betel Box HostelResponded 10 December 2016

Hi dean447, Thank you for writing us a review. We are delighted to hear that you had an amazing experience staying with us. We hope to see you again at Betel Box Hostel! Cheers, Samantha

Reviewed 4 December 2016

Although the place is quite far from the nearest mrt station, but still it is a very exciting experience. We travel by group of 7 people, and Samantha greeted us with a warm welcome. After completing the payment, A brief guide and rules of hostel...More

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Response from BetelBoxHostel, Manager at Betel Box HostelResponded 8 December 2016

Hi winahyut, Thank you for writing us this lovely review. All our staff are always more than happy to share about the things to do and places to visit in Singapore, and it is great to receive your positive feedback. We are glad that you...More

Reviewed 4 December 2016

you will have a good atmosphere, friendly people and funny instructions to guide you thru... easy going experience and free super fast internet, i stayed in the cheapest bunk bed room and it was still decentMore

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Response from BetelBoxHostel, Manager at Betel Box HostelResponded 8 December 2016

Hi rokma, Thank you for writing us a review. We are glad that you enjoyed the social atmosphere, the entertaining signs put up around our hostel, and our free high speed wifi in the common room. Hope to see you again at Betel Box! Cheers,...More

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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
...More
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"8 bed dorms are very nice, the female only dorm is next to the best (most spacious) bathroom / toilet."
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"lots of people in shared room"
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"As I note above, not all bathroom have hot water shower or lockable door (only curtain)."
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