Raffles Hotel Singapore  5 stars

1 Beach Road, Singapore, Singapore, 189673  show mapSave
From  US$ 729
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  • Overview
  • Rooms & Availability
  • Location
  • Guest reviews
  • Facilities

Editorial review:

This renowned 19th-century hotel exudes charm and has unparalleled service and luxury. The rooms are lavish, there are incredible dining options, and the rooftop pool is great. Critics feel that it's overprices and full of tourists. Those who love it think that it's an essential place to visit. There's also the historic Long Bar that Hemingway used to visit.

Verified Reviews:

  • Swimming pool bar - Breakfast was large - Fabulous hotel
  • Free internet - Bed was comfortable - Park is very near
  • Gorgeous view - A little over priced - Shuttle service
  • Excellent air conditioning - Services very slow - Highly recommended
  • Huge bathroom - Pool was tiny - Amazing staff

Overview

The spectacular Raffles Hotel Singapore is a great place in a commercial area of Singapore. This colonial building was refurbished in 2001.

Rooms

All elegant rooms are equipped with a sofa, a work desk and a dressing area and feature a beautiful view over the garden. Rooms also feature timber floor and oriental furnishing.

Eat

The non-smoking restaurant provides fine meals. The lounge bar stocks cocktails to enjoy in an exclusive atmosphere.

The hotel offers a buffet breakfast at the price of SGD 45 per person per night. 

Work

Guests will benefit from laundry, 24-hour butler service and room service along with parking, a lift and currency exchange.

Relax

Massage, a health club and a steam room are offered for relaxation. The hotel boasts a fitness center with a gym, fitness classes.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge

Guest Parking

Free Private hotel parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms   103.

Location

hotel Raffles Hotel Singapore Singapore location

Located in the heart of Singapore, the property is steps away from Grand Theater, Leong San See Temple and Chinatown. The hotel is 100m away from Civilian War Memorial, Raffles Hotel Arcade and Mint Museum of Toys.

Very close to restaurants, bars and shopping centers, this hotel also offers its own barbeque grills, an outdoor swimming pool and a courtyard.

Getting around.

Easily accessible from Esplanade subway station. A short drive from Changi airport.

Distance to:

  • City Center - 900 m
  • Airport: Paya Lebar - 9.6km, Seletar - 13.7km
  • Train Station Tanjong Pagar KTM Railway Station - 3.2km
  • Underground station: Cityhall MRT Station - 400 m, Bugis MRT Station - 700 m
  • Bus stop - 100 m

Facilities

General
  • Parking (fee required)
  • Free parking
  • Car rental
  • Currency exchange
  • Elevator
  • Florist
  • Luggage storage
  • Doctor on call
  • Concierge desk
  • Multilingual staff
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Tour desk
  • Barber/Beauty Shop
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
Activities
  • Spa & wellness center
Services
  • Laundry
  • Massage services
  • Shops/Commercial Services
  • Maid Service
  • Butler service
  • Dry cleaning
Dining facilities
  • Breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
  • Internet Access
  • High speed internet access
  • Secretarial service
Meeting facilities
  • Conference facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
Children's facilities
  • Child care
  • Children's play area
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
  • Ramp access
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Steam bath
  • Exercise gym
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room safe
  • Terrace
  • 24-hour room service
  • Mini bar
  • Hair dryer

Policies

Check-In

from  2 pm

Check-Out

until  12 pm

Pets

Pets are not allowed

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 11 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 1 may stay for free. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
  • Maximum capacity of baby cots in a room is 2. 

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        Raffles Hotel Singapore LocationWhat's nearby

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        What's nearby

        Attractions for Tourists
        • Fountain of Wealth
          500 m
        • 600 m
        • Trishaw
          800 m
        • Ancien Parlement & Statue de l'Eléphant
          800 m
        • Chinese Opera
          800 m
        • Sir Stamford Raffles Statue
          900 m
        General
        • Chijmes
          300 m
        • Waterloo Street
          500 m
        • City Hall & New Supreme Court
          500 m
        • Sri Krishnan Temple
          500 m
        • Goddess of Mercy Chinese Temple
          600 m
        • Cathedral of the Good Shepherd
          700 m
        • Statue Sir Stamford Raffles
          700 m
        • Victoria Theatre & Concert Hall
          800 m
        • Sultan mosque
          900 m
        Convention Centers
        • Suntec Singapore
          400 m
        Sport related
        • FORMULA 1: F1 Race Route - Singapore
          500 m
        Shopping Areas
        • Raffles City
          100 m
        • Funan DigitaLife Mall
          600 m
        Monuments and Landmarks
        • St Andrew's Cathedral
          300 m
        Museums
        • Singapore Art Museum
          400 m
        Parks
        • fort canning park
          700 m
        Universities, Institutes
        Theaters
        Underground Railway Stations
        • Cityhall MRT Station
          300 m
        • Bugis MRT Station
          600 m

        Local Attractions

        • Orchard Road
          1.6km
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        • Leong San See Temple
          1.5km
          371 Race Course Road, Little India, Singapore
        • Telok Ayer Street
          1.5km
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        • ArtScience Museum at Marina Bay Sands
          1.6km
          10 Bayfront Avenue, Singapore
        • Chinatown
          1.7km
          Crot, Singapore

        Near the hotel

        • Raffles Hotel Arcade
          90 m
          1 Beach Road, Singapore
        • Mint Museum of Toys
          110 m
          26 Seah Street, Singapore
        • Katong District
          200 m
          Katong road, Singapore
        • Civilian War Memorial
          220 m
          War Memorial Park Beach Road, Singapore
        • Ode To Art Contemporary
          230 m
          252, North Bridge Road Raffles City Shopping Centre, #01-36E/F, Singapore
        • Marina Bay
          480 m
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        • Chijmes
          280 m
          30 Victoria Street, Singapore

        Restaurants Nearby

        • Long Bar

          52% likes this, based on 655 reviews
          Food: Steakhouse

          90 m
          1 Beach Road

          Phone: 65 6337 1886

        • Prego

          73% likes this, based on 304 reviews
          Food: Italian

          100 m
          80 Bras Basah Road

          Phone: +65 6431 6156

        • Tiffin Room

          75% likes this, based on 209 reviews
          Food: Indian

          90 m
          1 Beach Street

          Phone: 6431 6156

        • Halia at Raffles Hotel

          85% likes this, based on 171 reviews
          Food: Contemporary, European, Bistro
          Price Range: USD 21 - USD 51

          90 m
          1 Bch Rd

          Phone: +6596391148

        • Raffles Hotel

          64% likes this, based on 245 reviews

          130 m
          Bras Basah Rd

        Raffles Hotel Singapore Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Raffles Hotel Singapore

        Average guest rating

        4.2
        out of 5
        Exceptional
        Based on 105 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Location
        4.5
        Dining
        4.2
        Rooms
        4.1
        Service
        3.9
        Value
        4.1

        Individual guest reviews

        • Singapore itself is amazing, the staff work hard at pleasing and the rooms are very spacious, clean and beautiful. The food and service are just too good for words.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.7
          • Rooms
            5
          • Service
            5
          • Value
            4
        • Pure luxuy describes the hotel, superb service and room overlooking the courtyard was fantastic. The food was excellent and staff wonderful.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.8
          • Rooms
            5
          • Service
            5
          • Value
            5
        • Hotel was beautiful,staff were great and from the moment of walking in the door the service was excellent. Our room was absolutely beautiful and breakfast was nice and nothing more , a bit sqashed up at times.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.9
          • Rooms
            5
          • Service
            5
          • Value
            5
        • We live in Singapore and very good staff. Room and all facilities were amazing, the food was excellent in all and there was a wide range to suit all tastes.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.8
          • Rooms
            5
          • Service
            5
          • Value
            5
        • In our view raffles is the best and after our stay I can see Raffles is considered one of the worlds great hotels. The service is excellent, bathrooms are large.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.7
          • Location
            5
          • Rooms
            5
          • Service
            4
          • Value
            5
        • Bars on site including the historic pool bar and classic design. Luxury and fine service, our comfortable suite, one of the world's best restaurants. Fabulous spa.

          Staff were very slow and unhelpful.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.4
          • Rooms
            5
          • Service
            4
          • Value
            4
          • Dining
            5
        • Location ideal, grand old hotel and staff are smart and provide good service as a matter of course. The suites are classically thoughtful.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.5
          • Rooms
            4
          • Service
            5
          • Value
            5
        • Liked the courtyard views from rooms and beautiful old hotel. Friendly and professional staff, best bed. Followed by a Singapore sling in the long bar and food is excellent.

          Services not well maintained and drink prices very expensive.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.7
          • Location
            5
          • Rooms
            5
          • Service
            4
          • Value
            5
          • Dining
            5
        • Nice pool area and a warm welcome. The staff were excellent and rooms were large. The spa was also lovely.

          The food is expensive given that the same quality can be had in Singapore generally.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.8
          • Location
            5
          • Rooms
            5
          • Service
            4
          • Value
            5
        • Ideal location and the staff and service was amazing, our whole stay was one of sheer luxury, the reception went well, everyone enjoyed and I was a relaxed bride. The suite was fabulous, the breakfast buffet was huge and fresh flowers and fruit were replenished daily. Dinner in evening was lovely , children enjoyed childrens menu.

          Too many visitors in certain areas of the hotel and the beds were too hard. Western food was especially poor.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.9
          • Location
            5
          • Rooms
            4
          • Service
            5
          • Value
            5
          • Dining
            5
        • Great location and wonderful atmosphere. Beautiful building and worth the price. The lobby area is spectacular and the suites are spacious and full of character, staff service is good, air conditioning very efficient.

          T mean old hotel has to use old tv.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.3
          • Location
            5
          • Rooms
            5
          • Service
            4
          • Value
            3
        • Excellent location, excellent staff and beautiful hotel. The building is of course also spectacular, the service is spotless and friendly without being overwhelming, the suite itself is very neat and had a colonial feel to. A Singapore sling in in the long bar is a wonderful tradition, the complimentary fruit plate is large and as stated by another reviewer, the pool is also tranquil and calm.

          Business centre is inadequate for the modern traveller and a stay there is very expensive and not value for money.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.7
          • Location
            5
          • Rooms
            5
          • Service
            5
          • Value
            4
        • Absolutely amazing hotel and perfect service. Great rooms, numerous excellent restaurants.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.5
          • Rooms
            5
          • Service
            5
          • Value
            4
        • This hotel is an overall wonderful experience, we highly recommend, the staff could not have been more helpful.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            5.0
          • Service
            5
          • Value
            5
        • Elegance… truly one of the world’s great hotels and excellent service. Very nice room and lovely food.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.8
          • Rooms
            4
          • Service
            5
          • Value
            5
          • Dining
            5
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