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Reviewed 16 August 2012

Rooms are clean and quite in the night It's located near to mrt station Breakfast is really good and u can have dinner in somes restaurant near less than 100m..i retain that's best way to visit singapore.....

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France
Reviewed 13 August 2012

We found this place by chance and felt it was fate : when we arrived there at 7pm they were having their 1st year opening celebration and welcomed us for their BBQ and cake which was awesome, all very friendly and interested in you, Elaine knew the nationality of every single guest there and we had a great night. Elaine...

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1Thank Marine P
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 12 August 2012

simply the best! feel's like home.. great and friendly staff and met new friends! no problem about food since there are food stops anywhere and some are even 24hrs.. convenient location as well. my new home in singapore and i'm glad i was able to join in the 1st anniversary of pillow.talk.. good job and many years to come!

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1Thank jo3y80
Rotorua, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 August 2012

Good hostel with really good staff. They were friendly and helpful and I would like them to keep up the great job! This hostel is located very well and easy to find. The price is pretty decent and you get what you pay for, or even better. Recommended definitely.

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Hanoi, Vietnam
Reviewed 11 August 2012

nice small place, close to MRT and walking distance to food courts, little india,...even cbd. very friendly and helpful staff. all beds have a small light and a locker. there is a small common area at the entrance to meet other people, also some outside tables, great for breakfast. by the way, breakfast is reeaally basic, if you need to...

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Barry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 July 2012

This hostel was easy to find and close to lavender road MRT. The staff here were very friendly and helpful. There was a display of leaflets for sights or staff could give you advice. I extended my stay for 2 extra nights as I felt relaxed here. The beds were okay and had lockers. The dorms are large and surrounded...

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Fredericia, Denmark
Reviewed 9 July 2012

If you just want place to crash go thereand you wont regret it! The staff is so friendly and helpful and you wont feel disturbed because there is fair guidelines on how to behave! Like turn of the light and be quiet, etc. The door have a code lock at night time so you can feel safe! I will definately...

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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 4 July 2012

This hostel was really great! We were only planning on staying 2 nights but ended up extending to a total of 8! The staff was really friendly and helpful, with a lot of knowledge about the city. They helped us out more than just a few times. The location is great, very close to Lavender MRT. You can easily walk...

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Ho Chi Minh City
Reviewed 23 June 2012

Staffs are extraordinarily friendly. Service are perfectly good. Rooms are nice, neat and secured. I have not lived at other hostel so far, so I am not sure whether they have similar rules, but I found these rules, such as don't eat or drink inside the room, turn off the light after 11.30pm and don't talk over mobile phone inside...

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Reviewed 14 June 2012

The staff are amazing and knowledgeable about many areas and activities in Singapore. The place is clean and in a great location (close to lavender street MRT).

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Pillow.Talk Back Packer's Hostel=========== A hostel by avid backpackers, we seek to touch and inspire fellow backpackers, in our own ways, when our paths crossed. If you share the hunger to live life to the fullest and to immerse yourself in this world crammed with wonders, if you share our above thoughts and feelings, come to our hostel, your perfect channel for strangers' paths to cross and become friends.The information solid, the people so true, the thought to travel is endlessly inspiring.Pillow Chambers=============Our bunks are specially designed and separated by dreamy drapes to giving relax and comfy sensation. We aim to provide both privacy and an option for interaction too! Coming in as groupies? Our bunks layout can be alter to suit your needs. Relax & Chill=============Our communal area is filled with rugs and colored cushions, giving visions of the most laid-back mood that you are looking for, with a homely touch. Come stay with us, and experience the exclusivity yourself! Value - Added Services =========== * Morning Breakfast * Iron and Ironing Board * Hair Dryer * Travel Magazines ** Lockers * Books * DVDs * Games * Check-Out Day Luggage Storage ** PC/Internet Access * Wireless * Tourist Maps * Nominal Fees Services======== * Towel Rental SGD$2 * Adaptor SGD$3 * Laundry Services SGD$3 * Dryer SGD$3 ** Black and White Printing Services SGD0.20 * Airport Transfer SGD$8 * * Bicycle Rental SGD$15/Day * Location========A historical white shop house situated in the Backpacker's Region in Central Singapore, We are located at 5 Hamilton Road with just 5-10 minutes walk to:1. Lavender MRT2. Bus Interchange to Malaysia3. Multi-purpose sports complex and swimming pool4. 24-Hour Coffee Shops5. 24-Hour Convenient Shop6. Little India and 24-Hour Mustafa Shopping Centre7. City Square shopping mall And a short bus/train ride to Marina Bay Casino, Clark Quay-Singapore River, Orchard Road and many tourist attractions in Singapore. Additional Information =========== • Pillow.Talk reserves the right to decline guests whom are deemed unsuitable for Hostel Environment• Minimum age: above 12 years • Latest check-out time 1200 / Earliest check-in time 1400 • Please indicate arrival timing, reservations will be released 2 hours after check in time or arrival time given • If guests arrive after reception opening hours, please ring the bell or contact PIC as found in door sign• Main lights out in dorm at 2300 daily. Individual night lights available after lights out • Full payment upon check in by cash only ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pillow.Talk Backpacker's Hostel

Address: 5 Hamilton Road, Singapore 209177, Singapore
Region: Singapore > Singapore
Price Range: RM71 - RM160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Pillow.Talk Backpacker's Hostel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Ask for corner bed if there is any available.”
 of 5 bubbles JscJ92, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“save budget in you book online than on the spot.”
 of 5 bubbles 329chandrag, 11 Jan 2016 | Read review
“better choose the mixed dorm, much bigger in size and mostly caucasian room mates, so you don't have to be too noisy when packing your bags”
 of 5 bubbles nidandelion, 22 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a couple blankets, if you like sleeping warm, as A/C gets rooms really cold.”
 of 5 bubbles 759jimf, 28 Oct 2015 | Read review
“try to get a bed on the bottom, the whole bunk moves if you have to get up.”
 of 5 bubbles saram506, 1 Sep 2013 | Read review
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