The Shophouse at Arab Street (formerly Shophouse The Social Hostel) 
1 star

48 Arab Street, Singapore, 199745  - show map

Good 7.2/10
Score from 421 reviewers

Hostel Overview

Barbecue on the rooftop, movie nights and pizza parties can be enjoyed at The Shophouse at Arab Street, an Indie-inspired hostel with free WiFi and free breakfast. It sits on Arab Street, a charming area known for its local designer boutiques, carpet and textile shops and numerous cafes.

Offering minimalist and quirky designs, the dormitory rooms come with shared bathroom facilities. A special ladies-only floor is available for female guests. Each sleeping space is equipped with reading lights and electric sockets.

The Shophouse is located within a 2-minute walk to Sultan Mosque. Alternatively, The Shophouse provides Muslim prayer mats upon request. Shared computer terminals are available at the common area. Laundry facilities and luggage storage are also provided by the hostel. The friendly staff can also assist with booking discounted tour and sightseeing tickets.

Halal eateries and cafes are located within the vicinity. The Shophouse at Arab Street is conveniently located a 5-minute walk away from Bugis MRT Station, Nicoll Highway MRT Station and Golden Mile Bus Complex. Little India is 15 minutes away on foot, while Chinatown is within a 10-minute bus ride. Museums and art galleries are located in the Civic District, within a 20-minute walk from the property. Changi International Airport is less than a 30-minute drive away, while Geylang Road is a 10-minute bus ride away.

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This contemporary loft room features high ceilings and large windows which let in a flood of natural light. It sleeps up to 16 guests to bunk beds. Rate is for 1 guest only. Bathroom facilities are shared.

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Big windows feature in this mixed dormitory room, which can sleep up to 12 guests in bunk beds. Rate is for 1 guest only. Bathroom facilities are shared.

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Featuring industrial chic decor with its exposed brick walls, this mixed dormitory room can sleep up to 8 guests in bunk beds. Rate is for 1 guest only. Bathroom facilities are shared.

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Located on a ladies-only floor, this dormitory room can sleep up to 8 female guests in bunk beds. Rate is for 1 guest only.This floor is accessible with a special keycard. The bathroom is only for female guests, and comes with a separate powder room with hairdryers and sanitary facilities.

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Located on a ladies-only floor, this dormitory room can sleep up to 12 female guests in bunk beds. Rate is for 1 guest only.This floor is accessible with a special keycard. The bathroom is only for female guests, and comes with a separate powder room with hairdryers and sanitary facilities.

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This double room has air conditioning.

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Facilities of The Shophouse at Arab Street

General
WiFi everywhere

Front-desk/reception area services
Lockers, Luggage storage, Ticket service

Common areas
Sun terrace

Cleaning services
Laundry

Miscellaneous
Air conditioning, Designated smoking area, Non-smoking rooms

Last updated: 26 Oct 2018 - Update now

Hotel Policies

Check-In
From 14:00 hours

Check-Out
Untill 12:00 hours

Cancellation / Prepayment
Cancellation, prepayment and 'book now pay later' policies vary according to room type. Please check the room conditions when selecting your room above.

Accepted credit cards
The hotel reserves the right to pre-authorise credit cards prior to arrival.

The fine print
Please note that towels and linen are subject to an SGD 10 deposit which is fully-refundable upon check-out and inspection.

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Good 7.2/10
Score from 421 reviewers
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