Hotel 81 Bugis
Hotel 81 Bugis is centrally located at heart of Singapore’s city center and less than 10- minute walk from Bugis MRT Station (EW12). Business travelers will enjoy Hotel 81 Bugis superior location as it is within walking distance (10-15 minutes) to the Suntec Singapore International Convention and Exhibition Center and office towers.
During F1 (Formula One Grand Prix) season, Hotel 81 Bugis can be the budget hotel to catch all the racing action as it is conveniently located at the fringe of the race circuit.
If you are keen to check out Singapore’s night life at popular spots like Clark Quay and Boat Quay, they are just a few train stops away from the Bugis MRT Station.
Price – from US$90 per room night.
Food aficionado’s will happy to know that Bugis Hotel 81 blessed location offers easy access to famous local dishes and even award winning authentic Italian cuisine right from the hotel’s doorsteps.
For chicken rice lovers, there are no shortage of Hainanese style of steamed and roasted chicken, few to name restaurants like Yet Con, Chin Chin Hainanese Chicken Rice and Sin Swee Kee at Purvis and Seah Streets. As for duck rice lover, you can look for a corner coffee shop named Yu Kee located at Liang Seah Street.
Thai food lovers can take a 20-minute stroll during the cooler evening to Golden Mile Complex where they can plentiful of Thai eateries helmed by real Thai chefs serving authentic Thai dishes and appetizers. It is a well known secret amongst locals that Golden Mile Complex is probably the best place in Singapore to enjoy cheap and authentic Thai food.
Last but not least, if you wish to spend the last night in Singapore indulging in some fine dining, look no further to the Garibaldi Italian restaurant cum bar at 36 Purvis Street. It serves Italian cuisine at its best with cozy settings and most importantly, it is helmed by an award winning and true-blue Italian chef.
Shopping and Entertainment– All under One Roof
Just on-top of Bugis MRT Station is the very popular Bugis Junction Mall. Visitors can get almost anything from this mall as it houses a hypermarket, fashion boutiques for kids and adults, bookstore, restaurants, food court, arcade amusement center (video and simulation game machines) and even a multi-screen digital projection cinema.
Opposite to Bugis Junction Mall is a revamped shopping center called Bugis+ (formerly known as Iluma) and it is linked via an air-conditioned bridge on the 2nd storey of both malls. Bugis+ offers immense selection of shops, restaurants and also a multi-screen cinema all under one roof. At Bugis+, visitors will be happy to find the following famous brands like Uniqlo (from Japan), Mango, Aeropostale, Bershka, Adidas, Sephora, FANCL, Esprit, Crabtree & Evelyn, etc.
For IT appliances and electronics, visitors need to visit Sim Lim Square. It is the Singapore’s equivalent of Tokyo’s Akihabara, the place for the widest selection of electronics and computer stuff. Over at Sim Lim Square which is about 15-minute walk from Hotel 81 Bugis Hotel, you can find competitively priced electronics gadgets ranging from Apple products to laptops, digital SLRs, game consoles and multi-format media players.
Location, Location and Location
While Hotel 81 Bugis is modest in size with only 89 rooms, it makes up for it simply by offering a great location at affordable price. Food and shopping are just round the corner and going to popular night spots are also extremely easy by taking the trains at the nearby Bugis MRT Station.
Business travelers can also easily access financial districts like Raffles Place and Marina Bay by taking a short direct train ride along the East-West line and dropping off at Raffles Place Interchange MRT Station (NS26/WE14).
All rooms at Hotel 81 Bugis are fully air-conditioned. Each bathroom comes with hot shower and complimentary toiletries. The hotel also features laundry services and tour desk for city tour bookings. A 24-hour convenience store is located right next to the hotel lobby.
Wireless Internet access (complimentary) is available in all the rooms
- LCD TV with Cable Channels
- In-room IDD Telephone
- Hair Dryer
- Coffee/Tea Making Facilities
- Laundry Service / Dry Cleaning / Ironing
- Rooms for Disable Guests
Address: 31 Middle Road Singapore 188995
Contact number: +65 6339 8181
Hotel Website: www.hotel81.com.sg/hotels_bugis.shtml
Nearest MRT Station: Bugis MRT Station (EW12) & about 15-minutes walk from City Hall MRT Station (NS25/EW13)