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Featured Hostels in Katong

HipsterCity Hostel
2 out of 5
9 Circular Rd, Singapore
The price is SG$48 per night from 2 May to 3 May
Excludes taxes & fees

Located in Singapore Central Business District, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Merlion, Orchard Road and Marina Bay Sands Skypark. Marina Bay Sands Casino ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (12 reviews)
Good location and interesting setup

"This hostel is a bit expensive for the area and type of accomodation. Nonetheless i would recommend it. The setup is tight with a bed and shelving all stacjed on top of each other, but it still feels like you have privacy. The hostel is clean and centrally located. The breakfast is solid and self-serve ..."…"

Reviewed on 20 Mar,2020

HipsterCity Hostel
Urban Hostel
2 out of 5
67B/69B Geylang Lorong 27, Singapore
The price is SG$99 per night from 18 Apr to 19 Apr
Excludes taxes & fees

Located in Geylang, this hostel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Singapore Sports Hub, Singapore National Stadium and East Coast Park. Mustafa Centre and Bugis Street ...

3.4/5 (47 reviews)

"Staff were friendly, but the bathrooms were not maintained properly. No a/c in the kitchen or common area. Refrigerator, but no functioning microwave. Lockers had no keys. Train station is very close."…"

Reviewed on 26 Jan,2020

Urban Hostel
The Hive Singapore Hostel
2 out of 5
624 Serangoon Road, Singapore
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$43 per night from 16 Apr to 17 Apr
Excludes taxes & fees

Located in Lavender, Singapore, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of City Square Mall and Mustafa Centre. Golden Mile Complex and Sultan Mosque are also ...

4/5Very Good! (60 reviews)

"I am quite annoyed by the philipinos staying at the rental Hive hostel. One philipino is a receptionist there Ill"…"

Reviewed on 2 Nov,2020

The Hive Singapore Hostel
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Beary Best! Hostel (SG Clean)
2 out of 5
16 & 18 Upper Cross Street, Singapore
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Located in Chinatown, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Chinatown Heritage Center, Thian Hock Keng Temple and Clarke Quay Central. Raffles Place and ...

4/5Very Good! (99 reviews)

"Nice place, perfect location, enjoyed myself"…"

Reviewed on 1 Feb,2020

Beary Best! Hostel (SG Clean)
OSS Backpackers Hostel
2 out of 5
9 Hamilton Rd, Singapore
The price is SG$40 per night from 16 Apr to 17 Apr
Excludes taxes & fees

Located in Lavender, Singapore, this hostel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Orchard Road, Singapore Flyer and Merlion. Gardens by the Bay and Marina Bay Sands Skypark ...

OSS Backpackers Hostel
Plaza Premium Lounge  - Singapore T1
2 out of 5
Level 3, Departure/Transit Lounge West, Terminal 1, Singapore
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Situated near the beach, this hostel is within 6 miles (10 km) of Changi Business Park, Singapore Expo and East Coast Park. Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal and Downtown ...

3.6/5Good! (29 reviews)
Double check before booking.

"Was transmitting through Singapore on way home from UK for 6hrs so thought a lounge was a great option to have somewhere to relax and have a shower. I had not seen any time mentioned and presumed that if you bought a 3 or 5hr block that it would commence once your flight arrived. After booking I ..."…"

Reviewed on 28 Feb,2020

Plaza Premium Lounge - Singapore T1
Traveller@SG - Hostel
1 out of 5
111H King George Avenue, Singapore
The price is SG$40 per night from 4 May to 5 May
Excludes taxes & fees

Located in Lavender, Singapore, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of City Square Mall, Mustafa Centre and Golden Mile Complex. Bugis Street Shopping District ...

3.5/5Good! (75 reviews)

"Good location as it's near the Lavender MRT. Supermarket and eateries are nearby. Walking distance to City Square mall (Farrer Park MRT) and Mustafa (Little India vicinity)."…"

Reviewed on 2 Apr,2020

Traveller@SG - Hostel
S Inn Chinatown (SG Clean)
2 out of 5
52 Temple Street, Singapore
The price is SG$150 per night from 2 May to 3 May
Excludes taxes & fees

Located in Chinatown, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Chinatown Heritage Center and Thian Hock Keng Temple. Raffles Place and Clarke Quay Central are ...

3.8/5Good! (69 reviews)
Hong

"Good"…"

Reviewed on 19 Apr,2020

S Inn Chinatown (SG Clean)
Backpackers' Inn Chinatown
2 out of 5
27 Mosque Street, Singapore
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$45 per night from 16 Apr to 17 Apr
Excludes taxes & fees

Located in Chinatown, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Chinatown Heritage Center and Thian Hock Keng Temple. Raffles Place and Boat Quay are also within ...

3.2/5 (19 reviews)
Good value for money

"Great staff e awesome location, very close to Chinatown MRT station (exit F or E). Room was nice, small as expected, but there are two things I did not like: 1. No window in the room, a noisy fan in place 2. Although bathrooms and all facilities very clean, the rug inside the room was not, lot of ..."…"

Reviewed on 9 Feb,2020

Backpackers' Inn Chinatown
Adamson Lodge (SG Clean)
2 out of 5
6 & 7 Perak Road, Singapore
The price is SG$80 per night from 16 Apr to 17 Apr
Excludes taxes & fees

Located in Little India, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Bugis Street Shopping District and Mustafa Centre. Orchard Road and Sultan Mosque are also ...

4.4/5Excellent! (84 reviews)
Great place to stay

"Great experience, staff lovely and helpful"…"

Reviewed on 12 Feb,2020

Adamson Lodge (SG Clean)
Campbell Inn (SG Clean)
2 out of 5
50 Campbell Ln, Singapore
The price is SG$33 per night from 1 May to 2 May
Excludes taxes & fees

Located in Little India, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Bugis Street Shopping District and Mustafa Centre. Orchard Road and Sultan Mosque are also ...

2.4/5 (18 reviews)

"It was ok...not problems what so ever. Suitable for short stay for business"…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar,2020

Campbell Inn (SG Clean)
Drop Inn Singapore
2 out of 5
247 Lavender Street, Singapore
The price is SG$70 per night from 18 Apr to 19 Apr
Excludes taxes & fees

Located in Lavender, Singapore, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Sri Vadapathira Kaliamman Temple, Leong San See Temple and Sakya Muni Buddha Gaya Temple. ...

3.4/5 (40 reviews)
Average

"Strange experience- no one at reception for check in but mail had been sent with details. 3 rooms on one floor- not sure if they were all dorms but only one bathroom for us to share which was a little annoying! Additional toilets downstairs but a bit out of the way. Some sheets were not changed on ..."…"

Reviewed on 12 Apr,2019

Drop Inn Singapore
Bond Boutique Capsule Hotel at Bugis - Hostel
2 out of 5
7A Jalan Pinang Singapore 199139, Singapore
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$72 per night from 16 Apr to 17 Apr
Excludes taxes & fees

Located in Kampong Glam, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Sultan Mosque and Haji Lane. Bugis Street Shopping District and Mustafa Centre are also within ...

3.8/5Good! (13 reviews)

"Stay was comfortable. I checked during AM hr. and the front desk receptionist “AYU”, welcomed me with a warm smile. She was very helpful. The checkout in the early morning was smooth. I Didn't get the receptionist name, but she had a smile and thanked me for staying."…"

Reviewed on 13 Aug,2019

Bond Boutique Capsule Hotel at Bugis - Hostel
ZEN Hostel Farrer Park
2 out of 5
Jalan Besar, 7 Wonders Hostel, Singapore
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Located in Lavender, Singapore, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of City Square Mall and Mustafa Centre. Bugis Street Shopping District and Sultan Mosque ...

2.5/5 (4 reviews)
Room canceled by ZEN. 予約したはずなのに部屋がなかった。

"They canceded my reservation without no notice in ahead. I was so confused and upset at the check in. I would never stay with Zen. No trust on Hotels.com. トランジットの時間があったので、市内に出ようと1泊予約しました。MRTに乗って、最寄駅に着いて、近所の人に道を尋ねても、よくわかりません。親切な方が一緒に歩いてくれて、ようやくたどり着いたら、ホテルの名前が違う。 そして、なんと、私の予約はキャンセルされていると。どこか泊まるところはないのかと相談しても、ゼンホステルは、このホテルの部屋を借り上げているだけで、連携はないと。ホテルズドットコムに電話しても、予約は確定している、ゼンホステルと話すようにと繋がれて、まったく誠意がない。 ..."…"

Reviewed on 18 Aug,2019

ZEN Hostel Farrer Park
River City Inn (SG Clean)
2 out of 5
33C Hongkong Street, 4th Floor without a lift, Singapore
The price is SG$143 per night from 4 May to 5 May
Excludes taxes & fees

Located in Financial District Singapore, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Clarke Quay Central, Raffles Place and Boat Quay. Fort Canning Park and Clarke ...

3.9/5Very Good! (32 reviews)

"Bad hostel and the staff are arrogant and u cannot reach them. Do not stay here."…"

Reviewed on 14 Feb,2020

River City Inn (SG Clean)
Pine Hostel @ Lavender
2 out of 5
153A Tyrwhitt Road, Singapore
The price is SG$333 per night from 29 Apr to 30 Apr
Excludes taxes & fees

Located in Lavender, Singapore, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of City Square Mall and Mustafa Centre. Bugis Street Shopping District and Sultan Mosque ...

3.8/5Good! (44 reviews)

"Pretty decent place for an affordable budget. Cleanliness can be improved in private spaces."…"

Reviewed on 19 Jan,2020

Pine Hostel @ Lavender
Snooze Inn Dickson Road
2 out of 5
43 Dickson Rd, Singapore
The price is SG$146 per night from 2 May to 3 May
Excludes taxes & fees

Located in Little India, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Mustafa Centre, Bugis Street Shopping District and Sultan Mosque. Orchard Road and Haji Lane ...

3.6/5Good! (30 reviews)
Terrible !!

"Not a place to stay with family. Ants everywhere in the room. Also on beds. Beds very uncomfortable. It was like a jail cell."…"

Reviewed on 26 Oct,2019

Snooze Inn Dickson Road
S Inn Clarke Quay (SG Clean)
2 out of 5
38-A Hong Kong Street, Singapore
The price is SG$120 per night from 19 Apr to 20 Apr
Excludes taxes & fees

Located in Financial District Singapore, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Clarke Quay Central, Raffles Place and Boat Quay. Fort Canning Park and Clarke ...

3.8/5Good! (167 reviews)

"It was hospitly stay very good and kind staff very helpful service was fantastic no more words to say its worth to stay i will visit again"…"

Reviewed on 25 Oct,2019

S Inn Clarke Quay (SG Clean)
Adler Hostel
2 out of 5
259 South Bridge Road, Singapore
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Located in Chinatown, this hostel is steps away from Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum and Chinatown Heritage Center. Raffles Place and Thian Hock Keng Temple ...

4.2/5Excellent! (465 reviews)

"It is a very nice place to stay in Singapore."…"

Reviewed on 28 Nov,2019

Adler Hostel
Meadows Hostel (SG Clean)
2 out of 5
7A Hamilton Road, Singapore
The price is SG$58 per night from 29 Apr to 30 Apr
Excludes taxes & fees

Located in Lavender, Singapore, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of City Square Mall and Mustafa Centre. Bugis Street Shopping District and Sultan Mosque ...

3.5/5Good! (93 reviews)
Disgusting moldy Doors

"Quiet and peaceful sleeping environment. But the only thing I don’t like is the disgusting moldy toilet doors. Dont use wooden door for toilet? Doesn’t seems like it has been washed thoroughly."…"

Reviewed on 25 Jul,2019

Meadows Hostel (SG Clean)
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Hotel Indigo Singapore Katong (SG Clean), an IHG Hotel

Hotel Indigo Singapore Katong (SG Clean), an IHG Hotel

4.5 out of 5
86 East Coast Road, Katong Square, Singapore
4.7/5Exceptional! (465 reviews)

"Hotel and room has a very unique and strong Peranakan feel. Staffs are polite and welcoming. Rooftop pool has a very good view. Suitable to relax with the breeze. Gym is clean and equipments are well maintained. Room is big enough and bed is comfortable. Only bad thing is that the pillows are too ..."…"

Reviewed on 29 Mar,2020

Hotel Indigo Singapore Katong (SG Clean), an IHG Hotel
Santa Grand Hotel East Coast

Santa Grand Hotel East Coast

3.5 out of 5
171 East Coast Road, Singapore
The price is SG$160 per night from 16 Apr to 17 Apr
Excludes taxes & fees
4/5Very Good! (315 reviews)

"Nice modern deco"…"

Reviewed on 9 Apr,2021

Santa Grand Hotel East Coast
Grand Mercure Singapore Roxy (SG Clean)

Grand Mercure Singapore Roxy (SG Clean)

4 out of 5
50 East Coast Road, Roxy Square, Singapore
4.3/5Excellent! (996 reviews)

"This was my second visit to this hotel and this time around exceeded our expectations. This time we were there for 17 days, we had a great welcome at check in, given great discounts for drinks, and food and also invited to a special evening that was catered for and met with most of the management ..."…"

Reviewed on 11 Apr,2020

Grand Mercure Singapore Roxy (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 looking for an affordable place to stay in Katong, a hostel in town could be a great choice. These dorm-style accommodation options come in many different forms, but they have three main things in common:

  • Budget-friendly prices
  • A social atmosphere
  • Shared rooms (though many hostels also have private rooms)

By choosing a hostel in Katong, you can cut your spending on lodging and save more of your budget for sightseeing during your stay. You can enjoy activities like shopping, and the gardens create an appealing natural setting.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Katong?

Good weather's always better when you're discovering new places, so here are some stats that might be helpful:

  • The hottest months are typically May and April, while January and February 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 Katong?

Depending on what you're interested in, you might appreciate these places:

Top Sights
  • Chinatown Heritage Center
  • National Orchid Garden
  • Universal Studios Singapore®
Natural Features
  • East Coast Park
  • Gardens by the Bay
  • Singapore Botanic Gardens
Cultural Attractions
  • The Necessary Stage
  • Esplanade Theatres
  • Asian Civilisations Museum

In general, Katong is known for its:

  • Shopping
  • Restaurants
  • Gardens
  • Cafes

How to Get to Katong and Around the Area

You'll find the closest airport in Singapore (SIN-Changi), 6.9 mi (11.1 km) away from the city centre. Another option is Batam Batu Besar (BTH-Hang Nadim), which is 19.2 mi (30.9 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Katong?
The weather is important when you want to venture out and explore, so here are some stats that might be helpful: The hottest months are usually May and April, with an average temperature of 27°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 27°C. The rainiest months in Katong are December, January, November and October, with each month seeing an average of 247 inches of rainfall.
What is there to see and do in Katong?
Generally, Katong is known for its restaurants, gardens and cafes. Major attractions include East Coast Park, Singapore National Stadium and Singapore Flyer. Get out into nature with places such as Gardens by the Bay, Raffles Place and Singapore Botanic Gardens. Cultural attractions include The Necessary Stage, ArtScience Museum and Esplanade Theatres.
What's the best way to get to and around Katong while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in and around Katong in your back pocket to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the closest airport, which is Changi Airport (SIN), 6.9 mi (11.1 km) away from the city centre. An alternative is Singapore (XSP-Seletar), situated 8.4 mi (13.5 km) away.