Footprints Hostel
25A Perak Road, Singapore, Singapore

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$12 Early Birdy Special~~
Only 10 beds will be released each day (Sunday-Thur) for the Early Birdy Special. After the 10 beds have all been taken up, normal rates will apply.

- Full cash payment must be made in SGD upon arrival
- Highly recommended to book in advance to ensure availability
- Subject to availability
- Only valid for new guests who have not stayed in Footprints Hostel in the past 3 months
- Walk-ins and existing guests will be charged at normal rates
- No extensions of Early Birdy Specials are allowed
- Only for off-peak period (Sun-Thur)
- The management reserves the right to turn away guests we deem unsuitable
We have been voted as the Most Popular Hostel in Singapore in the 2014 and 2012 Hoscar Awards and are definitely one of the most visited backpacker hostels in our city.
Footprints Backpacker Hostel is well located in the heart of the culturally rich Little India District. You will be staying right at one of Singapore's main ethnic attractions, with convenient access to many other attractions and the city.
Why choose Footprints Backpacker Hostel as your choice hostel in Singapore?
- FREE Tourist Map
- FREE 24hr WiFi Internet
- FREE 20min daily Internet Access
- FREE usage of Personal Lockers for your valuables (Bring your own lock)
- FREE Daily Breakfast
- FREE access to our Book and Guide Book collection
- Fully air-conditioned rooms and dormitories (time controlled)
- Wall fans in every dormitory
- Clean and Fresh Linen
- Coin-operated Washing Machines and Dryers
- 24-hour Reception for late check-in, early check-out, and even for your queries
- 24-hour Access card security system for your safety
- Closed Circuit Television installed to monitor every part of the hostel
- Lobby area with comfy sofas, large screen television with many DVDS and high definition movies on the media box
- Massage chair to soothe those tired muscles
- Discounted prices to the most popular attractions in Singapore

We are located a short 10 minute walk from Little India MRT Station (Metro/Subway/Tube), which is the most cost-effective way to get around Singapore.

Travelling time to the various destinations:
City Area (Orchard Road) 5-minute journey
Clarke Quay 8-minute journey
Singapore River 8-minute journey
Chinatown 8-minute journey
Merlion and Esplanade 8-minute journey
Singapore Flyer 8-minute journey
Sentosa 12-minute journey
Zoo & Night Safari 40-minute journey
Changi Airport 40-minute journey
Marina Bay Sands 30-minute journey
Resorts World Sentosa 39-minute journey

We are situated at a premium location which is convenient to walk to anywhere. We know how backpackers love to walk everywhere.

7 Eleven3-minute walk
ATM and Bank5-minute walk
Little India MRT Station 10-minute walk
Bugis MRT Station 12-minute walk
Cheap and good eateries Right at our door-step
Sheng Shiong (Large Hypermarket) 5-minute walk
Mustafa Centre (Only 24-hour Shopping Mall)10-minute walk
Queen Street Bus Terminal (Cheap buses to Malaysia)10-minute walk
Sim Lim Square (Electronics and IT Hub)10-minute walk
Goddess of Mercy Temple (Famous Buddhist Temple)10-minute walk
Bugis Street (Singapore's largest street market)15-minute walk
Orchard Road (Famous Singapore Shopping District)15-minute walk
Arab Street (Malay Heritage Centre and Sultan Mosque)15-minute walk
The Cathay (Nearest Cineplex at Orchard Road)15-minute walk
Merlion (Just to let you know how near we are)30-minute walk

As you are leaving your footprints around our little island, we too hope to leave some in your memories of your stay in Footprints, your home away from home.

Some little things to take note of:
- We only accept cash payment in SGD.
- There's a SGD20 refundable key deposit upon check-in.This fee will be refunded to you upon an incident-free check-out.
- We do not allow children 16 years and below to stay in our dormitories.
- Children below 16 should be accompanied by an adult. If you have young children traveling with you, please call or email to inform us first.
-All promotional beds/deals are only valid for new guests who have not stayed with Footprints Hostel in the past 3 months.
- All specials/promotional beds/deals are not applicable to walk-in guests and existing guests who are extending their stay.
- We reserve the right to turn away guests we deem unsuitable. Do note Booking fees with Hostelworld are non-refundable.
- Please take note that our normal check-in time is at 2pm and check-out is at 12pm. Early check-in is subject to bed availability.
- We will only hold your beds or rooms for 3 hours from the arrival time you have stated in your booking form. So if there are any changes to your travel plans, please kindly inform us by phone, email or drop us a msg in Facebook.



From the AIRPORT


Total time: 46mins, Approx. fare: $1.55
Board the train towards Tanah Merah Station and alight at Tanah Merah Station.
Board the train towards the city and Joo Koon and alight at Bugis Station.
Take Exit A and walk along the carpark towards Rochor Centre.
Cross the road and cut through Rochor Centre.
Cross at the big junction towards Sim Lim Tower (not Sim Lim Square) and walk along Jalan Besar Road. You should see Hai Sing Hotel across the road (green building).
Cross the road towards Hai Sing Hotel and turn into Dickson Road.
Look out for our HUGE orange signboard.

By Taxi

Total time: 23mins, Approx. fare: $27.76
Flagdown fare: $3.00
Metered fare: $13.64
Late night surcharge: $8.32
Airport surcharge: $3.00
(Approx Fare is based on after midnight and before 6am)

By Car

T2 Departure Drive
Head north on T2 Departure Drive-0.9km
T2 Boulevard
Continue on T2 Boulevard-0.4km
Airport Boulevard
Turn left at Airport Boulevard-1.2km
East Coast Parkway
Continue on East Coast Parkway-14.6km
Rochor Road
Take Exit 15 - Rochor Road, onto Rochor Road-0.4km
Rochor Road
Continue on Rochor Road-1.0km
Victoria Street
Turn right at Victoria Street-0.3km
Arab Street
Slight left at Arab Street-0.2km
Weld Road
Continue on Weld Road-0.2km
Jalan Besar
Slight left at Jalan Besar-0.1km
Dunlop Street
Turn right at Dunlop Street-0.1km
Perak Road
Turn right at Perak Road-68m
Dickson Road
Turn right at Dickson Road-0.1km

By Airport Shuttle

Travelers looking for a speedy and affordable transport option that brings you to the door step of your hostel are recommended to take the Airport Shuttle Service which charges based on headcount. This service is available 24hrs daily, and passengers are required to book at the counters in the Arrival Halls of Terminals 1, 2 & 3.

Travel Fare
S$9.00 Per adult
S$6.00 Per child

Payment Mode
Singapore Dollar Currency

Departure Schedule
Every 15 minutes from 0600 to Midnight.
Every 30 minutes from Midnight to 0600

Contact Information
Airport Shuttle Counter, Terminal 1 Arrival Hall : (65) 65431985
Airport Shuttle Counter, Terminal 2 Arrival Hall : (65) 65461646
Airport Shuttle Counter, Terminal 3 Arrival Hall : (65) 62413818 (Main booking hotline)

From the CAUSEWAY (Woodlands Checkpoint)

By Bus

Total time: 67mins, Approx. fare: $1.79
Take bus 170 from Woodlands Checkpoint, Bus stop number 46109, alight at The Verge, Sungei Road, Bus stop number 07539.
Turn into Perak Road, walk straight to Footprints Hostel. Look out for our HUGE orange signboard.

Total time: 55mins, Approx. fare: $2.5-$4
Alternatively, take the Causeway Link bus or Singapore-Johore Express to Queen Street terminal and walk over.
Cut through Rochor Centre.
Cross at the big junction towards Sim Lim Tower (not Sim Lim Square) and walk along Sungei Road. You should see Hai Sing Hotel across the road (green building).
Cross the road towards Hai Sing Hotel and turn into Dickson Road.
Look out for our HUGE orange signboard.

By Taxi

Total time: 25mins, Approx. fare: $25.27
Flagdown fare - $3.00
Metered fare - $15.18
Late night surcharge: $9.09
(Approx Fare is based on after midnight and before 6am)


By Bus

Total time: 27mins, Approx. fare: $0.73
Board at Blk 8, Bus stop number 01329, North Bridge Road.
Alight after Sim Lim Square, Rochor Canal Road, 7 stops later.
Cross the road toward The Verge.
Walk into Perak Road.
Look out for our Huge orange signboard.

Board at the MRT at Nicoll Highway station towards Dhoby Ghaut Station on the Circle Line.
Alight at Dhoby Ghaut Station and walk to the platform toward Punggol on the North East Line.
Board the MRT and alight at Little India Station.
Take exit C and walk along Bukit Timah Road towards The Verge, Sungei Road.
Walk straight then turn right into Clive Street.
Continue walking straight until Dickson Road
Turn Right at Dickson Road
Continue walking straight until Perak Road
Turn left at Perak Road
Look out for our Huge