Travellers Inn

290 Jalan Besar, 208953, Singapore, Singapore, Distance from city centre: 2.6km
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Rating: 88%from 14 reviews

  • 87%Atmosphere
  • 95%Staff
  • 88%Security
  • 91%Cleanliness
  • 80%Location
  • 90%Value for money
  • 85%Facilities
We are located in Jalan Besar, just at the fringe of the City.

Travellers Inn is a traditional conservation building converted to a warm, charming and relaxing home for your comfort and pleasure.
Our facilities include a relaxing common lounge area with a big screen TV as well as free Wi-Fi. We do not have a guest kitchen but we are surrounded with 24-hour eateries, a sport complex with public swimming pool (located just two minutes away). Guests can begin their day with fresh coffee/tea or chill out with a refreshing beverage after a long, exciting day of exploration on the island.

We are minutes away from Little India, major department stores such as the all-time favourite 24hours Mustafa Centre; City Square Shopping Mall and IT Malls such as Sim Lim Tower and Sim Lim Square.

Most of our dorm rooms contain six beds - the perfect arrangement for friends, family and/or small groups. The dorms have air conditioning (off between 11am and 7pm).

Safety is important to us and we have 24-hour CCTV cameras and a security door-lock at the main entrance and every floor.

Please note that we do not accept guests under the age of 12. ID (Passport) is required at check-in; we do not accept Singapore passport holders, permanent residents, S-Pass holders or those with a Singapore employment pass or work permit.

Please read our Thing to Note below before booking.

Travellers Inn is a traditional conservation shophouse converted to a warm, charm and relaxing home for your comfort and pleasure.

Our facilities include a relaxing common lounge area with a big screen TV as well as free Wi-Fi. We don’t have a guest kitchen but there are 24-hour eateries within five minutes’ walk.

Most of our dorm rooms contain six beds - the perfect arrangement for friends, family and/or small groups. The dorms have air conditioning (off between 11am and 7pm).

The private double room has no windows; the shared toilet and shower are located outside the room.

Safety is important to us and we have 24-hour CCTV cameras and a security door-lock at the main entrance.

For a nominal fee, guests can rent towels (S$2.50), hair dryers (S$1 per use), irons and ironing boards (S$2). Luggage storage (S$2 per bag) and showers (S$2) are also available after check-out, for a small fee. We can provide a laundry service for only S$12 per load (no self-service permitted).

We are surrounded with various eateries, shopping centres and sport complex with public swimming pool (located just two minutes away). Guests can begin their day with fresh coffee/tea or chill out with a refreshing beverage after a long, exciting day of exploration on the island.

Please note that we do not accept guests under the age of 18. ID is required at check-in; we do not accept Singapore passport holders, permanent residents, S-Pass holders or those with a Singapore employment pass or work permit.

Please see our Must-Read Hostel Info below before booking.
Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour security
  • Air Conditioning
  • Breakfast Included
  • Common Room
  • DVDs
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Wifi
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire
  • Washing Machine

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 3 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Check in time: 1400hrs
Check out time: 1100hrs

We do not operate 24hrs and the office opens from 8.30am and closes at 10pm daily. We will hold your reservation for a maximum of two hours after your stated arrival time. If you are running late or there is a change of arrival time, please call or email us to let us know so you don’t lose your booking. If your flight is delayed and your check-in will be after 10pm, please call us from Singapore airport so we can figure out your expected arrival time at our Hostel and arrange for someone to check you in at Reception. There is an additional charge of S$10 per person for late check-in after 10pm.and $25 per person for after midnight

We do not take in Locals and Singapore Permanent Residents/Work Permit holders.

We welcome children, however, children above 3 years old to 11 years old can be accommodated in private rooms only, and not in dormitories.

Full payment is due upon arrival in cash, Singapore Dollars (S$) only. There is no refund for cancellations made after check-in or upon arrival.

There is a mandatory refundable deposit of S$30 (or other currency equivalent) for tag/room/locker keys, payable at check-in.

We reserve the right to request partial or full prepayment for confirmed bookings.

Cancellation Policy

We have a 72hr cancellation policy. Free cancellation for notice received 72 hours prior to arrival date. No Show or failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equivalent to full period booked. An additional 4% processing fee charged to your credit card.

Group bookings: there is a seven-day cancellation policy.

This is a non-smoking premises.

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Airport to Hostel - BY MRT
At Airport (T2), take the MRT alight at Tanah Merah and take the East West line towards Joo Koon. Alight at Lavender MRT Station (EW11), proceed to Exit B and take the escalator to ground level. Turn right towards the food-court alley and walk out of the exit, cross the zebra-crossing and walk through apartment block 809 and untill the end is France road. Turn left on French Road and continue to walk through (in between) Apartment Block 805 and 806 until you come to King George\'s Avenue and you will see the Jalan Besar Stadium across the street. Walk straight towards the stadium walk-path and cross over to Allenby Road and you will see Travellers Inn.

Airport to Hostel - BY AIRPORT SHUTTLE BUS
The Airport Shuttle Bus service is available at the Ground Transport Desk at the Airport T1 , T2 and T3.( Please confirm with the counter staff of our address)The current charges is SGD9 per Adult and SGD6/- per Child). The bus will ferry you right to our door step.

Airport to Hostel - BY TAXI ( Meter fare is about $20 to $25 peak)
Inform the Taxi driver to travel via Pen Island Expressway (P.I.E) and exit the expressway at Exit 12 to Kallang Bahru, proceed straight till junction, turn right to Lavender Street than turn left to Foch Road. This road is will connected to Jalan Besar, proceed straight, our Hostel is 2 lanes about 100 meter away. After passed the Allenby road, keep left and ready to stop on next 15 meter before the Bus stop. The left side of the building is our Hostel. (You may inform the Taxi driver of the prominent landmark : Futsing Association Building or Jalan Besar football stadium or famous cuisine :Yong Tau Fu in Jalan Besar) IMPORTANT: The Black Chrysler cab is a limousine Taxi, the meter fare run faster than the rest of the cab, hire this cab if you are wealthy traveller.

From Woodlands Train Check-Point to Hostel
Proceed to the escalator right in front the Arrival hall, go down to the ground floor when the bus stop is located at behind, look for bus No.950, alight at Woodland Avenue 3 (outside Marsiling MRT station). Board the MRT at Marsiling Station (NS8) towards Marina Bay Station. Alight at Dhoby Ghaut Station (NE6/NS24) and board the North-East Line towards Punggol Station. Alight at Farrer Park Station and prepare for a 10 minutes walk. Take Exit H and walk towards Kitchener Road. After crossing the Jalan Besar\'s traffic junction, turn left at Jalan Besar and walk straight ahead of another 100 meter you will see Travellers Inn. Alternatively you can travel by bus but prepare for 2 hour journey, take bus No. 856 and change to bus no. 857 at Yishun bus Interchange. Alight at the bus-stop (ID:07319) right infront of our Hostel.

From Queen Street Bus Terminal (Johor Bahru, Kuala Lumpur buses) to Hostel
Walk along Queen Street turn left to Arab Street, Weld Road, at the junction turn right to Jalan Besar, walk straight for about 15 minutes after the traffic junction of Kitchener Road, need another 100meter to reach our Hostel.

From Golden Mile Complex (Malaysian and Thailand long-distance buses) to Hostel
Crossover to opposite direction bus stop of Golden Mile Complex and take Bus No. 961, alight at the first bus stop after junction of Kallang Road and change to bus no. 67. The bus will travel from Lavender street to Jalan Besar, alight at Bus stop no ID: 07319, we are just 2 block away from Cultural Hotel. For walking,the distance will take about 25 minutes.. walk from Beach Road to Crawford street and cross the traffic juction to Lavenda street, turn to Penhas Road and walk to the cross juction than turn right to Horne road, walk straight till end of the road is Tywhritt road, where is a food court, turn left after this food court is a swimming pool complex On the right is the Allenby road where our Hostel is located. (please use the front entrance).

From Harbour Front (Coming from Malaysia by bus) to Hostel
Walk to the Harbourfront MRT and board the North-East Line towards Punggol Station. Alight at Farrer Park Station. . Take Exit H and walk towards Kitchener Road. After crossing the Jalan Besar\'s traffic junction, turn left at Jalan Besar and walk straight ahead of another 100 meter you will see our Hostel.

Located Near

We are minutes away from Little India, major department stores such as the all-time favourite - 24hours Mustafa Centre; City Square Shopping Mall and IT Malls such as Sim Lim Tower and Sim Lim Square.

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