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5footway.inn Project Bugis

​8 Aliwal Street


Looking for a unique, stylish and affordable accommodation while you immerse yourself in cultural lights of the Kampong Glam? Located in the heritage rich Kampong Glam area, 5footway.inn Project Bugis is a few minutes walk from the famous Sultan Mosque and Arab Street. The only 5footway.inn property to have designer rooms, each of these specially themed rooms in Project Bugis is designed by Singaporean artists. A charming boutique hostel that provides guests the options of dormitories, private rooms or designer rooms, all individual beds come with private lockers, electrical sockets and reading lights. Free amenities also include WiFi access throughout the property, Mac computers at the lounge, basic daily breakfast and drinking water, as well as hot beverages, available at common areas 24/7. 5footway.inn, established in 2011 and managed by The Uncharted Co., is the largest boutique hostel chain in Singapore.


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Breakfast Included
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free WiFi
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hairdryers
  • Housekeeping
  • Ironing board
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine



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Getting here – From Changi International Airport
1. ​​By MRT (Metro)
- Take the East West Line heading towards Tanah Merah Station(EW4).
- Transfer to platform B and board the train going towards Joo Koon
- Alight at Paya Lebar Station(EW8) and transfer to Circle Line(Yellow) heading towards Dhoby Ghaut.
- Finally, alight at Nicoll Highway Station(CC5) and look for Exit A.
- Follow the overhead bridge and go straight to Beach Road. Cross over to the other side and head left onto Aliwal Street.
- We are on the right side of the street, opposite the open-space carpark.
- The journey takes approximately 40 minutes and costs S$2.20 for a single trip ticket.

​​2. By Cab
-Go by ECP expressway and take Rochor Road (Exit 15) and arrive at Aliwal Street.
-The journey takes approximately 20 minutes and costs about S$30 one way.

3. By Airport Shuttle
-Please approach the Ground Transport Desk at the Arrival Halls for bookings. The counter is open 24 - hours daily.
· The rate per trip is:
SGD 9 ( Adult )


In the event of cancellation within 5 days prior to arrival or no-show, one night charge is applicable.

-Guest must provide a valid travel document upon check-in.
-All guests are required to place a refundable deposit of S$20 per person upon check in.
-Smoking is not allowed within the premises.
-Check in time: 1500hours
-Check out time: 1200hours
-Breakfast hours: 0630hours – 1000hours
-Guests who arrive prior to check-in time may use our facilities or leave their bags with us whilst exploring the city. Likewise, guest with late flight or bus may leave baggage with us at no additional cost.
-In the event of cancellation within 5 days prior to arrival or no-show, one night charge is applicable.
-To upkeep the backpackers' environment, we regret to inform that we do not accommodate children under the age of 2 years old. Children below 12 years of age must have to be booked into private rooms, and will be charged individually.
-For the safety and security of all guests, outside visitors are not permitted.
- Guests who have booked a private room are entitled to one complimentary towel upon request. Otherwise, towels are also available upon request at the reception at a nominal fee of $2 per piece. Kindly return all towels to the reception upon check-out.