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Reviewed 16 September 2016

Simple but chic style, cleanness is acceptable. Staffs gave warm service. Breakfast is very simple : milk, juice, cornflake(bad quality), bread and coffee , but there are many choices of jam for bread. There was some mistake, I booked lower bed but hotel arranged me the upper bed. It was OK. I need to use more power to claim up....

Thank Bee W
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Very neat & tidy hostel. Staff v helpful and friendly. Decently priced. Excellent location to explore the city, metro station is a walk away, lot of restaurants & marketplace around. Pods are decent with enough space for luggage and bags.

Thank prosun h
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Simple and functional, overall cleanliness acceptable, staff was helpful too. In the heart of China Town, lots of shops and restaurants around. Close to metro station, and just a short walk to Maxwell food centre.

Thank D8490IValicec
Surabaya, Indonesia
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Last time I go to this hostel is with my parents and sister. We are really enjoying 2 nights staying here. The room and bathroom are clean, the staff give us a warmth service, and we love to enjoy the breakfast every morning. They give a lot of fruit and cereal, with jam and toast for the guest.

Thank Merliana_Ho
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

It is a bit expensive, but it is nice, clean, there is free breakfast (just don't try the cereals). It is in china town and close to metro station, even though i walked mostly. There is a 9$ shuttle that can be booked from or to the airport. Wifi is quiet good and free!

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 20 July 2016

I travelled alone to Singapore for a little getaway and really enjoyed my stay at Wink Hostel. First of all, the staff were incredibly friendly, personable and very knowledgable of the area. There was an instance where my ladder for my bunk bed had a small crack. I didn't notice it, however the staff did and moved me to a...

Thank chanel_b97
Hinckley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Quietly tucked away, but a great place to stay. Welcoming staff, clean rooms and shower facilities. Breakfast room is good, with a selection of juices, cereals, toast, tea and coffee. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Would recommend.

Thank Silkie55
Innsbruck, Austria
Reviewed 29 June 2016

the location is walking 2 min from china town mrt station from where you can go anywhere in this city. the food in china town is most delicious! the pods, the hotel and the bathrooms are tidy (just like the rest of Singapore). they have single and double pods, which is quite unusual for a container hostel i guess. very...

Thank Achim1988
Quezon City, Philippines
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed my stay at this hostel. It was clean and felt safe. The breakfast is simple but good. Bathrooms and kitchen are always clean. It's conveniently located near Chinatown station so it's easy to go around sg. Would definitely stay here again tho it is no much of a social hostel.

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Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Stayed at this place and was really impressed. Basic necessities were all provided and it was very reasonably priced to stay the night here. Stayed in the mixed dorm. Lockers were key card controlled which was good and there's plenty of luggage space beneath the beds to store your items. Breakfast was also provided. Showers were separated by gender and...

Thank Ptrcks

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Staying in Chinatown

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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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Housed in a historic shophouse that's nestled in the cultural heart of Singapore, Wink is a premium Pod hostel that offers travellers private sleeping sanctums that are inviting and decked in plush designer finishing. Want to indulge in a little luxury while on a budget? Looking to meet new friends while mixing it up with fellow travellers in a friendly environment? Then Wink is perfect for you! Our secure tap card system grants access to spacious dorms that are air-conditioned, fully carpeted and furnished with cushy couches, perfect for kicking back and just chilling with pals. Ladies dormitories are available and come complete with vanity counters. All dorms have Wi-Fi access. You will find our custom pods come in unique designs with plentiful headroom and side-allowances, presenting you with a comfortable and individualised space that caters to your needs. Every pod is fitted with ambient backlight, sound resistant walls, a cushy backrest, reading LED light, power socket and smartcard access locker located right at the foot. A 6 inch orthopaedic mattress draped in lush soft linen and accompanied by a sumptuous duvet rounds out the experience. Breakfast is served daily in our guest kitchenette that comes fully equipped with cooking hob, microwave oven, grill and refrigerator. Other facilities include showers & toilets, a relaxing café lounge, internet stations, laundry & ironing and 24 hour reception. Centrally located in bustling Chinatown, Wink is mere minutes away from numerous must-see heritage and cultural attractions. Nearby Clarke Quay and the bohemian Club Street also serves up an exciting array of nightlife and dining destinations. With Chinatown's Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) station and several bus-stops a short walk away, you will find Wink the perfect location from which to start exploring Singapore. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wink Hostel

Address: 8A Mosque Street, Singapore 059488, Singapore
Region: Singapore > Singapore > Chinatown
Price Range: RM143 - RM918 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Wink Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 9
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“Bathroom is on the second floor.”
 of 5 bubbles AtittanSptns, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I preferred the lower deck of the beds - easier to get in and out.”
 of 5 bubbles Ptrcks, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“Double beds great for couples”
 of 5 bubbles 977rachelf, 10 May 2016 | Read review
“It is good location near chinatown MRT.”
 of 5 bubbles 咩咩熊, 8 May 2016 | Read review
“All rooms/Pods nice!”
 of 5 bubbles aaronbU3022LD, 20 Mar 2016 | Read review
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