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Little India, Singapore Budget Hotels

Low Rates in Singapore's Most Colorful Ethnic Enclave

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These Little India budget hotels offer an incredible bargain for Singapore travelers: budget prices along with great access to Little India's dining, shopping, and entertainment. There's plenty to see and do in the Little India ethnic enclave, with its bustling street bazaars, fragrant spice stalls, and delicious hawker fare. Little India is also quite close to Bugis Junction and Orchard Road. Book a stay at one of the hotels below, to get the best of Singapore at the lowest price possible.

Asphodel Inn

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Image courtesy of Asphodel Inn

The Asphodel Inn is a Little India budget hotel on Race Course Road that emphasizes functionality over luxury, with contemporary décor and 55 guestrooms that are equipped with air conditioning, shower, TV, DVD player, and IDD telephone. Enjoy dining in the restaurants along Race Course Road and nearby Perumal Road.

The Inn's location places it within easy walking distance to Farrer Park MRT Station and the 24-hour Mustafa Shopping Mall in Little India. Other sights worth seeing nearby include temples like Leong San See and Sakya Muni Buddhi Gaya Temple. Free WiFi at lobby and ground level.

  • Star Rating: ★☆☆☆☆ (buy direct)
  • Address: 380 Race Course Road, Singapore
  • Phone: +65 6296 9298  ‎

The Claremont Hotel

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Image courtesy of Claremont Hotel

The Claremont Hotel's location in Little India puts it in the center of the vibrant Indian community in Singapore. The hotel is located directly opposite Mustafa Centre and minutes away from endless shopping opportunities in Little India and elsewhere.

Guests can choose from 85 guestrooms, all secured by a key card system. The rooms are small but comfortable, and come with air conditioning, a mini-bar, a bathroom en suite, queen-sized beds, phone, and room safe.

  • Star Rating: ★★☆☆☆ (buy direct)
  • Address: 301 Serangoon Road, Singapore 218224
  • Phone: +65 6392 3933  ‎

Hotel 81 Elegance

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The Hotel 81 Elegance offers 120 guestrooms with cable TV and broadband internet access in selected rooms. This Little India budget hotel is a member of the Hotel 81 budget chain, one housed in a baby-blue-and-white building in the part of Little India called Lavender, on Little India's northern reaches. Both Eminent Plaza and Lavender Food Court are very close by - the latter provides great hawker food for low prices.

The Lavender MRT station is a ten-minute walk away, but plenty of air-conditioned buses ply nearby Lavender Street if you wish to visit the rest of Singapore.

  • Star Rating: ★★☆☆☆ (buy direct)
  • Address: 30 Foch Road, Singapore 209276
  • Phone: +65 6396 8181  ‎

Perak Hotel

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The Perak Hotel has 35 guestrooms with amenities aimed towards business visitors; guests get complimentary breakfast, newspaper, meeting rooms and a business center. Computer rental and Internet access available for a fee. The rooms have kitchenettes with coffeemakers, IDD telephones, and safes. WiFi available at the lobby and in certain rooms.

The hotel is set in a restored three-storey building on Perak Road, five minutes' walk from Bugis Junction and close to the Singapore Art Museum and War Memorial Park. Bugis and Little India MRT stations are close by, if you want to reach the rest of Singapore.

  • Star Rating: ★★☆☆☆ (buy direct)
  • Address: 12 Perak Road, Singapore
  • Phone: +65 6299 7733

Hotel 81 Dickson

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Hotel 81 Dickson is a budget hotel in Serangoon within Little India - its location places it close to Sim Lim Square, Suntec City, Singapore National Library, and Raffles City.

Its 196 rooms are configured for budget travelers, with small sizes, relatively thin walls, and basic amenities (TV, air conditioning, electronic room keys). In-room Internet available for a fee. The hotel has no restaurant on site, but there are plenty of restaurants and hawker centers nearby.

  • Star Rating: ★★☆☆☆ (buy direct)
  • Address: 3 Dickson Road, Singapore
  • Phone: +65 6392 8181

Hotel 81 Rochor

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Hotel 81 Rochor is a budget hotel on the corner of Jalan Besar and Sungei Road. Within its pastel-blue façade, this Little India budget hotel offers 87 guestrooms with air conditioning, cable TV (featuring Barclay's Premiere League, if that floats your boat), telephone, and mini bar. (Some rooms have no windows.) Other amenities include a café, laundry services, and parking spaces.

The hotel is located in Little India, with Bugis Village and Sim Lim Square only a few minutes' walk away. Other nearby attractions include the Singapore National Library, Shaw Towers, Raffles City, and Suntec City.

  • Star Rating: ★★☆☆☆ (buy direct)
  • Address: 5 Jalan Besar, Singapore
  • Phone: +65 6298 8181

Sandpiper Hotel

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The Sandpiper Hotel is named after a wide-ranging migratory bird that frequents Singapore's Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve. Sandpiper guests can choose from three categories of rooms - Nest, Deluxe Nest and Sandpiper’s Family Nest, 31 rooms in total, all equipped with free WiFi, cable TV, digital safe-box, and hair dryer.

Located at the border of Little India, the Sandpiper offers easy access to Arab Street and Chinatown too. The proprietor, a licensed psychotherapist, designed "healing touches" in the hotel's décor, including pastel color palettes and strategically placed greenery.

  • Star Rating: ★★☆☆☆ (buy direct)
  • Address: 63 Dunlop Street, Singapore
  • Phone: +65 6338 4998

Soluxe Inn

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The Soluxe's 40 rooms place its guests within walking distance of the Verge Shopping Mall and Little India MRT Station. Tiny rooms usual in its class allow comfortable stays for guests who plan to spend the bulk of the day exploring Singapore; interiors are clean, but really small bathrooms may be inconvenient for larger travelers. Lack of onsite restaurant is not a problem, as guests can explore Little India's many cheap eats nearby.

  • Star Rating: ★★☆☆☆ (buy direct)
  • Address: 15 Mackenzie Road, Singapore
  • Phone: +65 6884 8188
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