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Featured Hostels in Bukit Merah

Golden Hostel
2 out of 5
146 Jalan Bukit Merah, Singapore
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Located in the heart of Singapore, this hostel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Singapore General Hospital, Mount Faber Park and Robertson Quay. Chinatown Heritage ...
3.5/5Good! (4 reviews)
"It is clean. It is very close to Chinatown and not far from Marina Bay. There are lots of bus stops near the hostel and 2 MRT stops relatively close by si getting around is convenient. Free Wifi is fast and reliable. There is food,a convenience store and shops right next door. But the lights are ..."

Reviewed on 11 Jan,2020

Golden Hostel
Thad's Boutique Hostel (SG Clean)
2 out of 5
259 Outram Road, Singapore
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Located in Singapore River, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Robertson Quay and Singapore General Hospital. Chinatown Heritage Center and Clarke Quay ...
4.3/5Excellent! (216 reviews)
"Really cool and modern, clean, with enough space, adequate n of showers and bathrooms"

Reviewed on 3 Nov,2019

Thad's Boutique Hostel (SG Clean)
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Other property types in Bukit Merah

Travelodge Harbourfront (SG Clean)

Travelodge Harbourfront (SG Clean)

4 out of 5
50 Telok Blangah Road, Singapore
The price is SG$98 per night from 23 Apr to 24 Apr
Excludes taxes & fees
3.7/5Good! (996 reviews)
"Nice desk and the electric plugs were amazing. There are many phone chargers, even international adapters on the wall. The staff was nice too."

Reviewed on 14 Apr,2021

Travelodge Harbourfront (SG Clean)
D' Hotel (SG Clean)

D' Hotel (SG Clean)

4 out of 5
231 Outram Road, Singapore
The price is SG$143 per night from 3 May to 4 May
Excludes taxes & fees
4.5/5Wonderful! (994 reviews)
"Upgrade was given, but request for early check-in was returned with reply "upon availability during check-in", which was moot point since it requires me to be there to try my luck so how was I to know what time to be there. (This is a local staycation). Hotel is small but room size decent. Nice full-glass ..."

Reviewed on 15 Feb,2021

D' Hotel (SG Clean)
New Cape Inn (SG Clean)

New Cape Inn (SG Clean)

2.5 out of 5
Seng Poh Road,3, Singapore, SIN
The price is SG$57 per night from 3 May to 4 May
Excludes taxes & fees
3.5/5Good! (141 reviews)
Good for short stay only
"This was my second stay, the room was much smaller than the room I experienced the first time, and the TV channels were limited, for my first stay, the TV channels had more options which included Chinese movies channels. The room looked old and needed some painting. Guests were only provided with ..."

Reviewed on 17 Jan,2021

New Cape Inn (SG Clean)
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

What Is a Hostel?

If you're searching for an affordable place to stay in Bukit Merah, a hostel might be a great choice. No two hostels look exactly the same, but these dorm-style accommodation options all have the following:

  • Shared rooms (though many have private options too)
  • Budget-friendly prices
  • A social setting

Hostels are a great way to stay in Bukit Merah for a lower cost, so you can save more for exploring. We've heard good things about the marina and other attractions in this destination, as well as activities like shopping.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Bukit Merah?

The weather can be important when you're discovering new places, so here are some stats about the seasons:

  • The hottest months are typically May and April, while February and January are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 31° C and night-time temperatures average 23° C
  • April-June: 32° C is the daytime average and 24° C is the night-time average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 31° C and night-time averages are around 24° C
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 31° C during the day and 23° C at night
  • Average rainfall is 82 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Bukit Merah?

Depending on your interests, you might appreciate these places to visit:

Top Sights
  • Universal Studios Singapore®
  • Chinatown Heritage Center
  • National Orchid Garden
Natural Features
  • Mount Faber
  • Singapore River
  • The Southern Ridges
Cultural Attractions
  • Nei Xue Tang
  • Gillman Barracks
  • Asian Civilisations Museum

Overall, Bukit Merah is known for its:

  • Shopping
  • Marina
  • Restaurants
  • Gardens
  • Architecture
  • Cultural attractions

How to Get to Bukit Merah and Around the Area

You can find the nearest airport in Singapore (SIN-Changi), 12.7 mi (20.5 km) from the city centre. An alternative is Batam Batu Besar (BTH-Hang Nadim), which is 22.6 mi (36.4 km) away. Once you've arrived, you may want to use public transport during your trip. You can take advantage of metro transport at HarbourFront Station, Tiong Bahru Station and Telok Blangah Station.

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