Betel Box Backpackers Hostel

Singapore, Singapore 200 Joo Chiat Road
8.5 Excellent 214 Opinions
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200 Joo Chiat Road
Singapore, Singapore

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Nestled within the culturally-rich Joo Chiat area, Betel Box Backpackers Hostel offers accommodation in a traditional restored shophouse that is reminisce of the 1920s. It an 8-minute walk from the Geylang Serai Malay Village Market. Housed in a restored Singaporean traditional shop-house, it features a restaurant, free WiFi in the common room and a resident cat named Whisky.

The nearest bus stop is a two-minute walk, where guests can take Bus 33 to the city. Backpackers Betel Box is a 15-minute walk from Paya Lebar MRT Train Station. It is 1.1 km to One KM shopping mall. The nearest airport, Changi International Airport is a 20-minute drive from the property.

Simply furnished, the air-conditioned dormitory rooms have large windows that provide natural light. Shared bathroom facilities and lockers are available outside the rooms.

Guests can approach the 24-hour front desk for tour arrangements and ticketing services. Recreational choices include relaxing in the cosy lounge area, which has a pool table, a selection of board games and a well-stocked library. The property offers bicycle/kick scooter rentals for guests who wish to explore the surrounding area. Laundry services are available at a surcharge.

A variety of local dining outlets are located within a 5-minute walk from the property.

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Air-conditioned female dormitory room can sleep up…

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Air-conditioned mixed dormitory room can sleep up…

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Air-conditioned mixed dormitory room can sleep up…

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Air-conditioned mixed dormitory room can sleep up…

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Object reviews
8.5
Betel Box Backpackers Hostel
Rating: 8.5/10 - Excellent!
8.7 / 10 Value for money
7.9 / 10 Facilities
8.2 / 10 Location
9.1 / 10 Staff
8 / 10 Cleanliness
8 / 10 Comfort
10.00 / 10 - Fantastic!

"Trop top" - Anonymous


10.00 / 10 - Fantastic!

"Idéal pour un passage express à Singapour ou pour les petits budgets! L'auberge est propre, facile d'accès. L'ensemble est bien tenu et propre. Le petit déjeuner se compose de pain de mie ..." - Camsdavi


9.60 / 10 - Fantastic!

"Le Staff est génial. Très gentil et avev beaucoup de bonnes intentions pour faciliter mon séjour, et cela à toutes heures" - Elie


8.30 / 10 - Excellent!

"Netflix and chill, super petit dejeuner, personnel souriant et aidant." - Etienne


7.90 / 10 - Very good!

"Le staff très serviable et de bon conseil. " - Alain

10.00 / 10 - Fantastic!

"I like the environment of the Betel Box Hostel. It feels like staying with family. Thanks." - Christine


10.00 / 10 - Fantastic!

"The place is fresh & clean the lady front office is very friendly and makes us feel like home away home. " - Firman


10.00 / 10 - Fantastic!

"The staff are amazing and the ambience is great.. Everyone is happy and friendly especially John ans auntie.. They make that place special.. And my room had great WiFi signal and I liked the location..." - Mary


10.00 / 10 - Fantastic!

"Friendly stuff made free upgrade for us, explained everything we asked about. The atmosphere there like we’ve been at our friends house. Thank you, guys so much, really appreciate it! Wish you all the..." - Rustem


10.00 / 10 - Fantastic!

"Super friendly stuff! Breakfrast with fruits. " - Lukas

10.00 / 10 - Fantastic!

"Super personal, sehr hilfsbereit, viele gute infos. Klasse stimmung und super frühstück (tee, kaffee, toast, jede menge aufstrich, obst), trinkwasserspender." - Maria


8.30 / 10 - Excellent!

"Personal ist sehr nett und hilfsbereit, das Hostel ist sehr gemütlich auch wenn's etwas vollgeladen aussieht. Das 6 Bett dorm ist gemütlich und man fühlt sich nicht eingeengt. Sehr gut ist das ..." - Anthony


7.50 / 10 - Very good!

"Für eine Nacht völlig in Ordnung " - Sophie


7.10 / 10 - Very good!

"Wir haben nette und interessante Leute getroffen und daher gerne im klimatisierten Aufenthaltsbereich gesessen und uns gut unterhalten. Die Lage war ebenfalls gut. " - Björn


6.30 / 10 - Good!

"Es liegt nahe am Flughafen. Und die MRT Station ist schnell zu erreichen. Für 2 Nächte okay. Es gibt den ganzen Tag kostenlos Wasser oder Tee. Preis/Leistung könnte besser sein, aber es ist okay. " - Sarah

10.00 / 10 - Fantastic!

"Сотрудники на ресепшене как огонь. Очень понравилось, чуть не влюбился в это место, если пустят завтра в Сингапур, то вернусь снова" - Bolt


9.60 / 10 - Fantastic!

"Очень уютный Хостел. Замечательный завтрак) все необходимое есть в этом хостеле. Расписание автобусов, телефоны такси, экскурсии, даже напитки с продуктами " - Svetlana


9.20 / 10 - Excellent!

"Цена/качество для Сингапура и для данного района весьма отличное." - Anonymous


9.20 / 10 - Excellent!

"Интересный район в отдалении от центра, приветливый персонал, просторная общая зона " - Sergey


8.30 / 10 - Excellent!

"Отличный хостел за свои деньги, максимально дружелюбный персонал " - Evgeniia

9.20 / 10 - Excellent!

"Behulpzaam personeel, gastvrijheid." - Ineka


8.30 / 10 - Excellent!

"Goede locatie dichtbij vliegveld en ov richting het centrum. Beetje een random maar leuk hostel." - Vera


8.00 / 10 - Very good!

"Schone sloop, deken en lakens. Ontbijt eenvoudig maar naar wens en aanwezigheid vers fruit. Ook gratis koffie en thee. Niets te klagen. Personeel geeft goede service," - Alexander


7.90 / 10 - Very good!

"Goede accommodatie, alles was prima. Vriendelijk personeel." - Jelle


7.00 / 10 - Good!

"Personeel." - Alexander

7.50 / 10 - Very good!

"Bien para el precio, buen ubicado, desayuno normal. Personal muy amable. Venden entradas para las atracciones de Singapur" - Camila


7.50 / 10 - Very good!

"El personal y el ambiente del hostel estan muy bien. " - Violeta


5.40 / 10 - Good!

"Sirven frutas en el desayuno " - Anonymous


4.60 / 10 - Rating!

"La atención del personal. " - Juan

7.10 / 10 - Very good!

"A localização é excelente! Ótimo chuveiro e ar condicionado. Bom café da manhã. Excelentes atendentes. " - Eva


6.70 / 10 - Good!

"Localização, equipe e café da manhã razoavelmente bom. " - Kleber

Important information

Internet

WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.

Parking

No parking available.

Animals

Pets are not allowed.

Children and beds

Children are not allowed.
No cots are available.
No extra beds are available.

Important information

Please inform Betel Box Backpackers Hostel in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.
In efforts to remain eco-friendly, air-conditioning in all dormitory rooms are switched on overnight between 19:00 to 11:00, while the windows remain open during the day to let in fresh air.

Air-conditioning is available 24 hours in the common room.

Payment before arrival via Paypal is required. The property will contact you after you book to provide instructions.
Please note that the hotel accepts only cash payment upon check-in.

The hostel conducts award-winning tours and activities weekly, for a minimum of 8 guests. Guests who wish to use this service are kindly requested to inform the property in advance. Contact details can be found on the booking confirmation.

Guests who have already checked in and require to shorten your length of stay must inform the partner at least 2 days in advance, or full payment for the original booking will be forfeited.

Chinese, Malay, Indonesian, English Check in: from 13:00
Check-in and check-out times Check out: to 11:00
Facilities
Reception services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tour desk
  • Luggage storage
  • Lockers
Cleaning services
  • Laundry
Shops
  • Barber/beauty shop
  • Mini-market on site
Miscellaneous
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Air conditioning
Common areas
  • Games room
  • Shared lounge/TV area
Services
  • Internet services
  • WiFi
  • Free WiFi
Transport
  • Bicycle rental (additional charge)
Activities
  • Cycling
  • Water park
  • Tour or class about local culture
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
Food & Drink
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)
Pool and wellness
  • Beachfront
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Safety & security
  • 24-hour security
  • Smoke alarms
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Fire extinguishers