River City Inn is a family-owned and operated hostel. As travellers ourselves, we know that affordability should never compromise hospitality. We are located in the center of Singapore City, a stone's throw from the historic Singapore River.

We have mixed dormitory, ladies-only dormitory and private rooms available!

For reservations, please email us at and we will reply within 24 hours guaranteed.

Or you may wish to book online now!

We are located in the heart of the city!

Thanks For Your Support!

With the strong support from you, we have received a number of awards. This will inspire us to work even harder to provide a good experience for every one of our customers. Thank you and we look forward to your continued support!

Top Rated Hostel at
Hostel Bookers Best Value Award Dec 2010 Hostel Bookers Best Cleanliness Award Jan 2011

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Promotional Prices:

14-Bed Mixed Dorm (with windows)
= S$26 per pax per night

10-Bed Mixed Dorm (with windows)
= S$28 per pax per night

9-Bed Female Dorm (no window)
= S$29 per pax per night

6-Bed Mixed Dorm (no window)
= S$29 per pax per night

4-Bed Private Room (no window)
= S$132 per room per night

(Book all beds in the dorm to make the room exclusive for your group!)

Special Features

  • No curfew
  • 3 mins walk to Clarke Quay MRT Train Station
  • FREE Wi-Fi Internet / Internet Kiosk
  • FREE Breakfast
  • FREE Linen
  • FREE Lockers (with locks)
  • Free Luggage Storage and Use of Facilities after Check-out till 22:00
  • Laundry Facilities Available


River City Inn
33C Hong Kong Street
Singapore 059672


  • All rates are inclusive of taxes.
  • Our reception operates from 09:00 to 23:00.
  • Check-in time: 14:00 to 23:00. We DO NOT accept check-in after 23:00. Late check-in from 23:00 to 01:30 is chargeable at S$8 per pax. Prior arrangement required.
  • Check-out time: 12:00
  • To keep prices low, we accept cash only for payment.
  • To upkeep the environment of a backpackers hostel, we do not accommodate children below the age of 5. Children aged between 5 and 11 years can be accommodated in private rooms only.
  • Due to our limited capacity, we do not accept Singaporeans, returning locals, PR and foreigners holding work permits.
  • For groups above 8 pax, please contact us via Email before booking.
  • We will hold all bookings up to 3 hours of your scheduled arrival time. Kindly inform us if you have any changes to your arrival timing.
  • To upkeep the cleanliness of the hostel, no footwear is allowed indoors (except in the toilets).
  • Please note that we are located on the 4th floor of a heritage shophouse without a lift.
  • The dorms are air-conditioned throughout the night and are ventilated with fans during the day.