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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 10 October 2011

I have stayed in three Singapore hostels so far and this one was the best for me. I loved the location: only a few mins walk to the Chinatown MRT. Within walking distance is: Chinatown, Clarke Quay, Boat Quay, and a bit further up, Marina Bay. Food outlets were plentiful within reach, and you MUST find Maxwell Food Centre a...

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Toulouse, France
Reviewed 23 September 2011

Small and cosy, not noisy (people), free toast for breakfast, very friendly staff (from smiley receptionist to this guy who helped me carrying my very heavy bag up to 2nd floor!!). On the top floor, books to read, computer for free internet (even if I had my laptop: good Wi-Fi!), TV with movie and, the must: a massage sofa!! Great...

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 September 2011

The hostel was in a great location - just around the corner from Chinatown's MRT. Having booked in for different dates and arriving earlier, the staff were able to accommodate us for 1 night in a 4-bed dorm - though they said this was private so we had to fork out for the whole room. This was expensive - whilst...

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Philippines
Reviewed 9 September 2011

It was my first time to stay in a hostel. I was very hesitant, as I didn't know what to expect but reviews from Trip Advisor made me give it a go. It was a block away from the nearest MRT station ( Chinatown ), with restaurants and commercial establishments around it ( a pub nearby ). Mind you, Chinatown...

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mrsmelissawee, Manager at The Bohemian Chic Hostel, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for staying with us & taking time to write us a review. We are honoured that you have chosen to stay with us for your first experience in a hostel. Indeed, a hostel experience is different from a hotel stay. A hostel stay more closely resembles a home-stay. In our hostel, we have implemented a shoe-free...

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 September 2011

Great place to stay. Impeccably clean and modern. Good location, really close to MRT station. Noise isn't a problem even though it' in the middle of Chinatown. Great facilities, free internet access. Staff friendly and helpful. Really nice lounge and kitchen areas. We don't normally stay in dorms but found this place excellent. Worth every cent.

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Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 1 September 2011

I stayed three nights and I became a fun :). The staff are very helpful and friendly and hostel conditions are perfect. I was so happy with the place that I recommend it to friends in Australia. Miguel Lisbon, Portugal

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George Town, Malaysia
Reviewed 31 August 2011

I can't begin to tell you how great this was, such find! Great location in Chinatown and 2 minutes from the MRT. Staff was friendly and helpful, very clean, dorm beds were the best I've seen. I also had an issue with my paypal account which they helped me sort out and even sent a follow-up email after we had...

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Minusio, Switzerland
Reviewed 27 August 2011

We stayed for 3 nights in the 4-bed private room,It is a small room with a window and airco, and a glass wall witch connects to the lounge in the loft (the light and noise can disturb !) The beds are comfortable and clean, each bed has a light and a electrical socket. Each person has a little locker witch...

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Bonn, Germany
Reviewed 20 July 2011

we spend 5 nights here in a small room shared with 8 people and no window! The air was extremely bad. However, the hostel itself was very clean and cozy. A big plus was definitly the toasts with butter and jam included in the price. The bathrooms were cleaned several times a day. We liked the attic room very much....

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George Town, Malaysia
Reviewed 3 July 2011

Stayed there for 4 days with my wife and in-laws and loved the place. Situated right in the heart of Chinatown with plenty of food options (3-4 food centres within walking distance) and yet was very quiet, being one street away from the bustle of Pagoda Street. While the 4-person mix dorm was a little small, it was cozy and...

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mrsmelissawee, Manager at The Bohemian Chic Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write us a lovely & thorough review! We are glad that you & your family enjoyed your short stay with us. It was great chatting with you & your parents-in-law as well. We hope to have you back with us again! :) Cheers!

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Chinatown
Chinatown is a classic combination of colourful sights, enticing smells, and sometimes startling sounds. The precinct is unique, however, in its blending of religions and cultures. A Hindu temple, an Islamic mosque, and a Chinese Buddhist temple sit almost side by side. This sense of cultural harmony continues as you venture just outside of Chinatown to the nightlife areas of Club Street and Duxton Hill. There you’ll mingle with Singapore’s multicultural residents at the modern bars and restaurants dotting the bustling streets. An afternoon in and around Chinatown will leave you culturally enlightened, well fed, and loaded with souvenirs. In the evening, reward yourself with a well-deserved cocktail as the locals come out to play.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Pillows & Toast is a cosy hostel in the heart of Chinatown. Just a 3-minute walk away from the Chinatown MRT station, we are near the must-see places of Singapore. Coupled with friendly & helpful staff, comfortable amenities, Pillows & Toast is your choice hostel in Singapore! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Bohemian Chic Hostel

Address: 40 Mosque Street | Chinatown, Singapore 059518, Singapore (Formerly Pillows & Toast)
Region: Singapore > Singapore > Chinatown
Price Range: RM85 - RM405 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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