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Empire Hostel

41 Opal Crescent Level 2 Unit, Singapore, Singapore, Distance from city centre: 4.6km

Rating: 71% from 28 reviews

  • 69%Atmosphere
  • 65%Staff
  • 72%Security
  • 78%Cleanliness
  • 63%Location
  • 81%Value for money
  • 70%Facilities

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  • I chose Empire Hostel for our two-week stay in Singapore because it's the cheapest among other hostels. Not really expecting a lot because of the cheap price but I found our entire stay pleasant and memorable. The place is really clean. The hostel manager loves to keep it clean daily. Though the aircon is only open at night I don't mind. The place is also ten-minute walk to the MRT station and there are also hawker centre near the area. Just don't mess with the hostel manager or else...haha!
  • 71%
  • 13 Jul 2014 Minette Philippines
  • The place is kept clean by Kim, and the bed is of good quality though the electric fan in our room is defective that time (please note that the aircon is working) it will be better if she have it fixed ASAP to add convenience for people who are not used to hot climate. I like that that the water heater is working and that there is always a ready hot water for coffee. One more thing to improve is the signage outside so that it will be easier for newbies to find :) Overall we had a good stay in SG
  • 86%
  • 13 Jul 2014 Anonymous Philippines
  • We are pretty tolerant travelers and usually don't review hostels but this place is pretty bad. I think the woman's cat must have died a few minutes before we turned up because she is soo grumpy and rude. We were told off for everything including not closing the crappy front door quietly enough and carrying shoes inside? It's not a nice environment and not very fun. A/C only in dorm and only between 7pm and 11am. Shower's seem to have developed their own species of blue mold. But it's cheap
  • 49%
  • 19 Jun 2014 Christiane Germany
  • Room's okay. But it local quite far MRT and the others attraction
  • 60%
  • 13 Jun 2014 Anonymous Vietnam
  • I just stay one day in Empire, the facilities very average. I accepted, cause the price is cheap. The price never lying, no breakfast no coffee or tea even white water. And the location is far from MRT station, i have to ride the Bus to get MRT station. If you stay just one night, is doesn't matter to stay here. But if you stay more 1 days or more, you better find the other hostel. Because so many hostel more good than this. But overall empire hostel so great.
  • 63%
  • 26 Apr 2014 Anonymous
  • I think this is a very nice hostel and will definately come back here!
  • 80%
  • 06 Apr 2014 Anonymous Benin
  • Really nice place to stay in Singapore if you don't mind walking to MRT for 10mins. Great value for the money!
  • 86%
  • 20 Mar 2014 Alena Russia
  • WiFi, fan, fridge don't work. AC in room is kept at a higher temp. Lobby AC is never switched on and has a slow fan that keeps everyone hot and unhappy. WiFi signals are low even at night when all are sleeping.
  • 20%
  • 12 Mar 2014 Anonymous India
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