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    City Backpackers

    18 Hongkong Street City Backpackers, Singapore 059661, Singapore
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    • Excellent10%
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    30 Sep 2017
    “Budget friendly”
    2 weeks ago
    “City Backpackers is a source of shame to Singapore”
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    1 - 5 of 54 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I've been to better backpacker dorms/hostel than this establishment. Not only that they have very steep stairways, what adds to the insult are the following: 1. They sell water but there's no one to buy it from 2. The water dispenser is leaking. 3. The...More

    Thank Mark L
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    Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

    I just stayed for 5 days and on my first time it took me 1 1/2 hour to find this hostel using my offline map.Good thing that you have someone to ask.Backpackers is a budget friendly hostel it only costs me 75sgd for the stays...More

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

    the hostel is unclean, the staff is unfriendly. I just saw the stuff in the morning, there is a office time until 11 for check out. but I wanted to check out around 10:30 the were nobody so i did not get my depostit for...More

    Thank slicel
    Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

    Worst hostel this far. Eventho the location is great, but on my second day, i feel all over my body ita very itchy and appear red bump..(literally everywhere from foot to neck).. then i saw 2 bugs running around my bed. Disgusting!! Then def they...More

    Thank desssuu
    Response from Kash R, Manager at City BackpackersResponded 30 May 2017

    Dear desssuu, Thank you for taking your time to share your feedback with us. Our housekeeping team does regular pest controls to ensure the cleanliness of the beds. It is unfortunate to hear of this & to know that it affected the rest of your...More

    Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

    I did not expect the place to be tgat bad. Toilets and Bathrooms are dirty. Wash basin is soooooo dirty. Lights spoilt not repaired. The worst of all..I booked a private room for 6 but the room is with a plastic wall partition. In the...More

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    Sherly K
    3 December 2017|
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    Response from ettitus | Property representative |
    Dear Sherly K, Thank you for booking with us. Bugs and pest issues are on-going issues for most accom providers, and we are similarly not immune to it. Some of the reviews you read is for a specific room that we had... More
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    Laurence P
    14 August 2017|
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    Response from ettitus | Property representative |
    Dear Laurence, Thank you for your feedback. I totally understand your point. Do allow us to explain the details a little. Our aunty housekeeper is a marginalized worker with physical disability, which also explains her... More
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    katie1702
    26 March 2017|
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    Response from ettitus | Property representative |
    Hi, all our rooms are with shared bathroom on every level.
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