Operated by the largest budget hotel chain in Singapore, this air-conditioned 5-storey hotel provides a comfortable stay in a building which used to hold shop houses. Facilities at the city hotel are limited but guests are provided with a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out services, a laundry service, safes at the front desk, 24-hour security surveillance of all public areas and car parking facilities. There are 81 guest rooms in total.
Located in Joo Chiat, the hotel is within around a 15-minute drive from Orchard Road and the Central Business District, and some 5 minutes' walk away from the Geylang Serai Malay Village which features daily cultural shows and authentic Malay cuisine. East Coast Park, with its food and beverage and entertainment outlets dotting the scenic seaside location, is around a 15-minute drive away. The nearest subway is Paya Lebar MRT station which is about a 10-minute walk from the hotel. There is a bus stop just 2 minutes' walk away and Singapore city centre is 30 minutes on public transport. Other nearby amenities and places of interest include the Orchard Road tourist centre, Chinatown and Funan Centre IT Mall, all of which are 40 minutes on public transport as well as the beach at East Coast Park (15 minutes' drive), Sentosa (30 minutes) and Singapore Flyer (20 minutes' drive). The hotel is approximately a 20-minute drive from Changi International Airport.
All rooms come with individually adjustable air conditioning, a small shower room with a heater, a TV, a direct dial telephone, coffee/tea making facilities and a hairdryer. An iron and ironing board are available on request. Some rooms do not have a window. The rooms are small - there is no wardrobe and the TV is mounted on the wall - but comfortable, and feature either one queen-size bed or two single beds (no extra bed allowed). Disability-friendly and non-smoking rooms are available to be booked.
The nearby beach is sandy.
American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard and VISA are accepted at this hotel.
From the airport, a 20-minute cab ride, via the city expressway, brings guests to the hotel. The MRT (subway) connection from the airport can bring guests to the nearest station, Paya Lebar MRT station, and a short taxi or bus ride will bring them to the hotel.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board