$45 Avg/night
Rate based on Check-in: Sep 14, 2015 Check-out: Sep 15, 2015

Hotel 81 Dickson Singapore

2 stars
View map of 3 Dickson Road, Little India Singapore, Singapore, 209530

Hotel Overview

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Reviewer score
3.2
out of 5
13 reviews
Good value

Little India is an eclectic area but not clean like the rest of Singapore. Hotel was very clean but... See full review

  • Jewels85
  • May 23, 2014
Excellent low-budget hotel

The hotel is in a good location, very clean. It is an excellent hotel for people who care about... See full review

  • Anonymous
  • Apr 19, 2010
Continuing in the tradition of the tourism- and service-award-winning Hotel 81 budget chain, Hotel 81 Dickson is centrally located in Singapore’s “Little India,” within short walking distance of Singapore National Library and shoppers' paradises like Sim Lim Square, Shaw Towers, Suntec City and Raffles City. Night spots such as Mohammed Sultan stretch, Boat Quay and Clark Quay are only a ten-minute taxi ride away.
Rooms
Hotel 81 Dickson's 196 guestrooms are equipped with broadband Internet service and TV with cable channels. Deluxe rooms feature a queen-size bed, long bath and large window. Standard double and twin rooms do not have windows but are clean and comfortable. Family rooms are also available. Standard amenities include air conditioning, hair dryer, tea and coffee maker, phone and television.
Highlights
  • Central city location with easy access to many tourist sites
  • Clean, comfortable and affordable
  • Shopping at Sim Lim Square, Orchard Road, Raffles City, Suntec City and Shaw Towers all within walking distance
Nearby attractions
  • Boat Quay (1.3 mi/2.0 km)
  • Orchard Road (1.3 mi/ 2.0 km)
  • National Museum of Singapore (0.7 mi/1.1 km)
  • Singapore Art Museum (0.6 mi/0.9 km)
  • Marina Bay (0.9 mi/ 1.5 km)
  • Botanic Gardens (2.5 mi/ 3.9 km)
Business
  • Complimentary Internet broadband service
  • Singapore Management University within walking distance

Transportation
  • Singapore Changi Airport (10.1 mi/16.2 km)
  • Bugis MRT Station (15-minute walk)

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Hotel 81 Dickson Singapore Rooms

Standard Room
Standard Room is fitted one queen mattress (no window) Room Amenities: Air conditioned, Lift/Elevator Access, Cable/Satellite TV, Hairdryer, Daily Room Service, Linen and Towels, Non-Smoking, Television, Iron/Ironing board, Laundry Facilities, Broadband Internet Access, Telephone, Desk, DVD Player, Tea/Coffee Making
Standard Twin
Twin Room with 2 single mattresses (no window) Room Amenities: Air conditioned, Lift/Elevator Access, Cable/Satellite TV, Hairdryer, Daily Room Service, Linen and Towels, Non-Smoking, Television, Iron/Ironing board, Laundry Facilities, Broadband Internet Access, Telephone, Desk, DVD Player, Tea/Coffee Making
Standard Triple
Triple Room (room with one queen and one single mattresses Room Amenities: Air conditioned, Lift/Elevator Access, Cable/Satellite TV, Hairdryer, Daily Room Service, Linen and Towels, Non-Smoking, Television, Iron/Ironing board, Laundry Facilities, Broadband Internet Access, Telephone, Desk, DVD Player, Tea/Coffee Making
Superior Room
Room Amenities: Air conditioned, Lift/Elevator Access, Cable/Satellite TV, Hairdryer, Daily Room Service, Linen and Towels, Non-Smoking, Television, Iron/Ironing board, Laundry Facilities, Broadband Internet Access, Telephone, Desk, DVD Player, Tea/Coffee Making

Amenities

  • Free internet in room
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
No smoking rooms/facilities
Elevators
Services
Laundry service
Tour desk
Internet
Free internet in room
Accessibility
Accessible Rooms/Facilities

Nearby points of interest

  • Rochor: 0.2 mi
  • Bencoolen: 0.2 mi
  • Arab Street: 0.2 mi
  • Sri Veerama Kaliamman Temple: 0.3 mi
  • Bugis Food Village: 0.3 mi
  • Bugi's Village: 0.3 mi
  • Mustafa Centre: 0.4 mi
  • Sultan Mosque: 0.4 mi
  • Kwan Im Thong Hood Cho Temple: 0.4 mi
  • Arab Quarter: 0.4 mi
  • National Library: 0.5 mi
  • Dhoby Ghaut: 0.6 mi
  • Singapore Art Museum: 0.6 mi
  • Raffles Hotel: 0.6 mi
  • Chijmes: 0.7 mi
  • Rochor: 0.2 mi
  • Bencoolen: 0.2 mi
  • Arab Street: 0.2 mi
  • Sri Veerama Kaliamman Temple: 0.3 mi
  • Bugis Food Village: 0.3 mi
  • Bugi's Village: 0.3 mi
  • Mustafa Centre: 0.4 mi
  • Sultan Mosque: 0.4 mi
  • Kwan Im Thong Hood Cho Temple: 0.4 mi
  • Arab Quarter: 0.4 mi
  • National Library: 0.5 mi
  • Dhoby Ghaut: 0.6 mi
  • Singapore Art Museum: 0.6 mi
  • Raffles Hotel: 0.6 mi
  • Chijmes: 0.7 mi
  • National Museum of Singapore: 0.7 mi
  • Bras Basah: 0.7 mi
  • Suntec City Mall: 0.8 mi
  • Peranakan Museum: 0.8 mi
  • City Hall: 0.8 mi
  • Battle Box: 0.9 mi
  • Suntec City: 0.9 mi
  • Fort Canning Park: 0.9 mi
  • Armenian Church: 0.9 mi
  • St Andrew's Cathedral: 0.9 mi
  • Espalande Park: 1 mi
  • Novena: 1 mi
  • Esplanade Theatres on the Bay: 1 mi
  • Singapore Flyer: 1.1 mi
  • Esplanade Theatres: 1.1 mi
  • Supreme Court: 1.1 mi
  • Statue of Raffles: 1.1 mi
  • Arts House at the Old Parliament: 1.2 mi
  • Clarke Quay Restaurant Precinct: 1.2 mi
  • Raffles Place: 1.2 mi
  • Asian Civilisations Museum: 1.2 mi
  • Merlion Statue: 1.2 mi
  • Boat Quay: 1.3 mi
  • Newton: 1.3 mi
  • Chang Jiang: 1.4 mi
  • National Stadium: 1.4 mi
  • Robertson Quay Restaurant Precinct: 1.4 mi
  • Robertson Quay: 1.4 mi
  • Havelock: 1.4 mi
  • Balestier: 1.6 mi

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
3:00 PM
Check-out:
11:00 AM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

Ratings and reviews for Hotel 81 Dickson Singapore

Overall score

3.2 / 5
5.01.0
13 out of 13
Amenities:
2.9
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4.1
Comfort:
3.2
Location:
3.6
Value:
3.7

77% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of Hotel 81 Dickson Singapore

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
rave
Couples
N/A
Apr 10, 2015

Fair hotel

Hotel 81, Dickson Road:- The staffs were great- helpfull and honest. The middle rooms without window but for just for sleeping, this fairs well. The location to MRT and bus stops are conviniently near. Variety of food available nearby. Value for budget driven visitors.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Couples

Review of Hotel 81 Dickson Singapore

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
hary s.
Family
Singapore
Feb 17, 2015

family trip

the hotel was located in a good conviniece location. the room was quite satisfy and highly recomended.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Family

Review of Hotel 81 Dickson Singapore

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Jewels85
Single
Houston, TX
May 23, 2014

Good value

Little India is an eclectic area but not clean like the rest of Singapore. Hotel was very clean but basic. Good value for the price.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
3
Comfort:
4
Location:
3
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Single

Review of Hotel 81 Dickson Singapore

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
kven21
Family
Bangalore, India
Oct 3, 2013

Nice room for 3 people

Booked a room for 3 people. The price was reasonable. The room itself was nice and clean. The bathroom was okay, the only thing being that there was no separation between the shower and the toilet. There was also no place to keep the luggage when unpacking and our room did not have a window. Otherwise, the staff were very helpful and nice. For the price and location in Little India, it was a good deal.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Family

Time-saving tip: Short walk from hotel

I think many people feel that the Little India MRT is the closest, but the Bugis MRT station is the same distance, if not closer. Using the Bugis MRT line, it's a straight line to the airport.

Review of Hotel 81 Dickson Singapore

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Patsois
Single
London
Feb 12, 2013

Excellent value for money

For £50 a night I was expecting a tiny room without a window. In the event I was upgraded to a room with a window and while it wasn't huge - two would have been a squeeze - it was plenty big enough for one. Very clean, quiet, good - ie interesting - location in Little India, not too far from the MRT station. Very helpful staff. Free wi fi. Much recommended.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Single

Review of Hotel 81 Dickson Singapore

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Bosa34
Business
Boulder, CO
Nov 15, 2012

Good reasonable priced hotel

The staff was very helpful. The room was small but functionable and clean.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
3
Location:
3
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Hotel 81 Dickson Singapore

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
JSKasten
Couples
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
Jun 26, 2012

Exactly what they show.

The rooms are exactly what the hotel brocure shows. It's very basic, but it's also very clearn. This hotel was fairly new looking. If you want a budget minded launch pad for your daily activities in the city, this is the right place. Staff was helpful, and te room was quite dark for sleeping, and quiet. The rooms are small, but functional for 1 or 2 people.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Couples

Review of Hotel 81 Dickson Singapore

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Naty
Couples
KL
Jan 8, 2012

Nice area in little India

Overal good budget hotel. Only detail, noise heard in other rooms and hall. Althought area around hotel not luxurious, very clean and safe.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Couples

Shopping tip: Short drive from hotel

Taxi cost about 6SIN dlls

Review of Hotel 81 Dickson Singapore

Reviewer score

1
5.01.0
Anonymous
Single
Chicago, IL
Aug 4, 2011

Don't stay here

My rooms was not clean. The bathroom was dirty and tiny and there was no shower area. So once I showered, the entire bathroom get wet and was not usable for several hours. At least it's cheap.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
1
Cleanliness:
1
Hotel staff:
2
Comfort:
2
Location:
1
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Single

Review of Hotel 81 Dickson Singapore

Reviewer score

2
5.01.0
Anonymous
Single
France
Jul 5, 2011

Good Value, but NO Internet

I got a room with no window and no sound-proofing, which is OK for that price. People who complain about the size of their room seem to have never booked one in HK, or NYC, or Paris, or any metropolis really: they're all that size. However what killed it for me was the lack of Internet access. Although it is advertised, from the other reviews here and on the Web it seem pretty obvious they don't have one at all. So if you need to keep connected, avoid that one.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
1
Cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
3
Comfort:
2
Location:
3
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Single

Sightseeing tip: Short walk from hotel

You are basically next to Little India. You can take a walk there in the morning, which you'll do anyway since there's no restaurant in the hotel.

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