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The Fragrance Hotel (Joo Chiat)

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service was good. Room was clean and nice. Location is ok. Bus stop and Food Court are right around the corner. The service was good. The service was good. Room was clean and nice. Location is ok. Bus stop and Food Court are right around the corner.

Thank Teemu_from_Finland
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I booked this hotel rather last minute so we don't have much time or choices. The taxi driver don't know for sure the location of this hotel, so you need to prepare the exact address so they can find it easily. The lobby is small but fast enough to checked us in. The room was quite shocking as it don't...

Thank Vonny I
Greater Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This hotel has good size rooms for Singapore, It appears brand new inside, great comfy beds, faultless room, location is excellent with everything near by. Very well priced for the quality. Excellent base to explore all of Singapore. Its in the red light district, but unless you go looking for it, you wouldn't know. I would suggest this area should...

2Thank GEOFF M
GlobalPremiumHotels, Guest Relations Manager at The Fragrance Hotel (Joo Chiat), responded to this review

Dear Geoffrey, Thank you for giving us a perfect rating and for recommending our hotel to other travellers. I’m sure the Hotel Team enjoyed catering to your needs as much as you enjoyed your stay. Yes, the hotel had completed its renovations last Jul and I am glad your had enjoyed your stay in the newly refurbished room. Well, I...

Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Book hotel not aware I have chosen the twin bed. When check in was told by the staff is twin bed and is want a double bed need to upgrade to executive room just for the double bed and top up $40 totally rip off. This hotel consider budget chain hotels in Singapore doesn't have a free upgrade service for...

1Thank Chloe C
GlobalPremiumHotels, Guest Relations Manager at The Fragrance Hotel (Joo Chiat), responded to this review

Dear Chloe, Thank you for your feedback. I had verified that you had booked a Superior Room from my hotel website. The booking promotion guidelines indicated that you shall be entitled to a complimentary room upgrade should a higher room category is available on the day of your arrival. Given that the Executive Room is available, my Front Desk Staff...

Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

It was a very clean hotel to stay in. Helpful staff. However, I had sleepless nights while I was staying there. I'm very unfortunate to have a group of China people staying all around me for 2 nights and they didn't know how to use a door bell-but banging on the doors to get their friends to open doors for...

Thank Elizlikestotravel
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 18 March 2017

The place is OK, like so many Singapore hotels it costs more than it would elsewhere, the walls are paper thin, but it's the same everywhere. No breakfast and few shops on the street open before 0900.

Thank Dazzle4
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Very nice hotel on Joo Chiat Rd. MRT is a 15 min walk away which was fine for us as we wall everywhere. Room had a window and was well furnished. Plenty of hot water and bed had nice linens. Room cleaned daily by very friendly cleaners. Would recommend and will stay again. Thanks

Thank 525vitesse
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We stayed here for 3 nights and were amazed by professional, very kind and helpful team - thanks to them we could easily get around and we visited beautiful places following their advice, Thank you very much for your kindness, we would definitely like to stay here again, although next time we'll get a room with a window :) Liga...

Thank Līga D
Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Finding a good mid-range hotel is not easy in an expensive city such as Singapore. This is already my second time visiting this hotel, the last time I was here was May 2014. I found that the hotel was renovated and WIFI access has been made free. Ted also upgraded our room for free which was great. Would definitely come...

Thank PProfitana
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

The Hotel itself is very clean and have approachable staffs. The rooms are clean and the deluxe family room highly recommended for those who have children or for 4pax. Singapore is known for its transportation thru bus and mrt, and the hotel is accessible but only 1 bus number passes the hotel. taxi is not recommended because they are pricey...

Thank aybee r

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Staying in Joo Chiat

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Joo Chiat
The Joo Chiat area is the traditional home of Peranakan culture in Singapore, an ethnic group descending from the blending of Chinese and Malay families in the 15th century. The neighbourhood is packed with colourful shops, local characters, and quiet charm. The main streets overflow with diners enjoying katong laksa, the signature Peranakan spicy noodle soup. Signs of youthful entrepreneurship are visible as well, with modern cafes, bars, and shops abounding. Visit Joo Chiat to take a break from the big city sights and enjoy a relaxing afternoon with a laid-back and local vibe.
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about The Fragrance Hotel (Joo Chiat)

Address: 219 Joo Chiat Road, Singapore 427485, Singapore
Region: Singapore > Singapore > Joo Chiat
Price Range: ₹ 2,657 - ₹ 5,123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Fragrance Hotel (Joo Chiat) 3*
Number of rooms: 90
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Fragrance Hotel Singapore
The Fragrance Hotel (Joo Chiat) Singapore
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#8 Best Value Hotel in Singapore
#52 Business Hotel in Singapore
#53 Family Hotel in Singapore
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“Free wifi for higher category only or in lobby area”
vonnyi2015, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“get a room with a window!”
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