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Rucksack Inn @ Lavender

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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“green kiwi”(14 reviews)
“free toast”(8 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Laundry Service
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

affordable and all the staff were nice. there's no windows in our room so ventilation is quite not good. the lighting was not enough it was a little dark in our room. but our whole stay was okay we were able to sleep and the...More

Thank wella B
Response from Kennethtcw, Hostel Executive at Rucksack Inn @ LavenderResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Wella B, Thank you for your reviews and we thank you for the valuable feedback which allows us to improve ourselves and to serve our guests better. We've taken note of the ventilation and lighting issues and are looking into improving it :) Thank...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Most reviews said this hostel is good, but my experience was the other way around. I stayed on the upper floor in a double bunker bed. There are 3 toilets and 4 showers on upper floor. But only 2 toliets and 2 showers on ground...More

Thank Bill S
Response from Kennethtcw, Hostel Executive at Rucksack Inn @ LavenderResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Bill, Thank you for your time to share your recent experience with us at Rucksack Inn @ Lavender and we value your feedback and take it as an opportunity to improve our service offerings. I am disappointed to know that your recent experience was...More

Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

We were a bit confused showing up to the Green Kiwi hostel, realizing it was now the rucksack inn- probably could use some signage. We had booked a private room on hostelworld a few months in advance to ensure the cheapest price. At first we...More

Thank Amanda B
Response from Kennethtcw, Hostel Executive at Rucksack Inn @ LavenderResponded 14 December 2017

Dear Amanda, Thank you for choosing Rucksack Inn @ Lavender for your choice of stay, however I am disappointed to know that your stay with us was below your expectations! We aim to provide a value for money, clean, cozy and comfortable environment for all...More

Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

We booked a private double room which was tiny with stains all over the walls, a dirty floor and a strong smell of mould, with no windows to allow ventilation. The floors throughout the hostel were not particularly clean which isn't great when you have...More

Thank Laura A
Response from Kennethtcw, Hostel Executive at Rucksack Inn @ LavenderResponded 8 December 2017

Dear Laura, Thank you for choosing Rucksack Inn @ Lavender for your choice of stay, however I am disappointed to know that your stay with us was below your expectations! We aim to provide a value for money, clean, cozy and comfortable environment for all...More

Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

This is a real slick operation. You leave your shoes outside the door; enter and be greeted by the friendly, helpful staff. It is three buildings wide giving travelers many options. It is clean and organized with a high priority on security. There is a...More

Thank wonderlust_9
Response from Kennethtcw, Hostel Executive at Rucksack Inn @ LavenderResponded 8 December 2017

Dear wonderlust_9, Thank you for choosing Rucksack Inn @ Lavender as your choice of accommodation during your stay in Singapore and for taking the time out to leave this review for us! I am pleased to know that you had a great time at Rucksack...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$ 18 - US$ 173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 18 - US$ 173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (100)
Room & Suite (62)
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Hotel & Grounds (116)
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Business Centre & Event Rooms (5)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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Katie A
21 September 2017|
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Response from MellissaSeah | Property representative |
Hi Katie! Thanks for your enquiry! Our reception opens from 7am - 11pm only, and if you already have a reservation booked with us and have yet to check in by then, we will leave you a note along with all the information you... More
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Kael L
26 August 2017|
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Response from MellissaSeah | Property representative |
Hi Kael, greetings from Rucksack Inn @ Lavender! Do you mean upgrading the room category? If yes, I suggest you to do it before your arrival to secure your bed / room. As you made your booking through a third party website... More
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Sheela S
16 May 2017|
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Response from MellissaSeah | Property representative |
Hi Sheela! Regretfully both Rucksack Inn @ Lavender and Green Kiwi do not serve fruits now. There's self brewed coffee, tea and toast with various jams for breakfast until 12pm. Cheers!
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"Ask for a bottom bunk, as usual."
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"accessibility, clean bed, budget travel"
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"Dorms are great value"
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"Be aware of who is in your room. I would say book a mixed so you don't have to deal with the crazy old..."
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