The Raffles Hotel, located in Singapore’s culturally rich Bras Basah district, is an iconic, opulent hotel housed in a 126-year-old colonial monument. Set among palm and frangipani trees and surrounded by cafes, museums, and eateries, it is a centerpiece of Singaporean history and architecture. It has hosted luminaries like Somerset Maugham, Charlie Chaplin, and Pablo Neruda, and it’s soaked in the atmosphere and feel of the 1920s and 1930s heydays. The hotel’s suites have a distinct old-world charm, with high ceilings and antique furniture, and stories suffuse every verandah, nook, and verdant courtyard. The hotel’s service is unparalleled, with their signature Raffles Butlers attending to the whims of every guest with understated grace, and dining options include multiple Michelin-starred options, as well as the birthplace of the Singapore Sling cocktail. Rooted in Singapore’s traditions and yet strikingly modern, the Raffles Hotel offers an intoxicating blend of luxury, history, and classic colonial design. It’s a unique, boutique experience right from the moment you enter its majestic, teak-lined lobby.
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These rooms are 495 square feet and feature high, 14-foot ceilings to create a sense of openness and space. Each suite features a veranda with a view of the tranquil Palm Garden and can be outfitted with a king or two queen beds. Fixtures like a 55-inch television and all-marble bathrooms are standard.
These spacious 721-square-foot rooms are housed in the Bras Basah wing, the Hotel’s most historic. Each State Room Suite has two separate entrances – one leading to the parlor, and the other to the bedroom. Available with a king bed or two queen beds, it includes all standard five-star amenities and fixtures found in the Studio Suites.
Like the State Room Suites, the Courtyard Suites are a spacious 624 square feet and feature all the hallmarks of the Studio Suites, including a king bed or two queen beds. Additionally, these suites overlook a lush private garden lined with leafy ferns, offering a cool shelter from the tropical heat.
These 753-square-foot suites are nestled around the hotel’s hidden Palm Court, a garden of palm trees reserved exclusively for hotel guests. Featuring a king bed or two queen beds, these suites offer all the same facilities as the Studio Suites, albeit with a significantly upgraded view from the private veranda.
Ranging in size from 625 to 850 square feet, the Raffles Hotel’s 12 Personality Suites pay tribute to renowned guests who have visited Raffles over the past century. Among these are Charlie Chaplin, Pablo Neruda, Rudyard Kipling, and Somerset Maugham, to name a few. Each suite features unique memorabilia and historical displays, and each can also be customized with either a king bed or two queen beds.
The Raffles Hotel’s two gigantic 914-square-foot Promenade Suites overlook Beach Road, where the city’s shoreline once ran. Each suite is named after a prominent female figure of her time in Singapore and features a parlor, dressing room, and luxurious bedroom with a king bed. Guests residing here enjoy 24-hour check-in and check-out.
Ranging from 1,291 square feet to 1,614 square feet, the Residence Suites feature either one or two bedrooms and are ideal for larger groups. Each suite comes with a living and dining area, a pantry, an office space, a powder room, and a bedroom, along with all other standard Raffles amenities.
The hotel’s four themed 1,615-square-foot Grand Hotel Suites are the epitome of comfort and luxury. These rooms all occupy elevated spaces in the Main Building, offering unparalleled city views from a private veranda. Each suite features one or two bedrooms, a spacious living and dining area, and a walk-in wardrobe along with the usual Raffles amenities. Like the Promenade Suites, guests in the Grand Hotel Suites enjoy 24-hour check-in and check-out.
Those seeking the finest in luxury living will find that and much more in the opulent Presidential Suites of the Raffles Hotel. With more than 2,798 square feet of space, these are architecturally stunning homes-away-from-home, with private verandas, a living room, dining room, and two bedrooms carefully bedecked with curated antiques and artworks. A walk-in wardrobe and private pantry complete the vast space, and guests residing here enjoy 24-hour check-in and check-out.
This street-side shop offers gourmet items, such as Raffles blended teas, homemade chocolate truffles, and specially commissioned leather goods and souvenirs like a Singapore Sling commemorative glass.
The Raffles Spa is a holistic sanctuary featuring separate lounge areas for men and women, unique restorative treatments, and healing rooms and secluded areas of tranquility in the heart of the city.
yì, which means “art,” serves a diverse selection of Cantonese classics and adaptations of China’s ancient delicacies that are developed by celebrity chef Jereme Leung, of MasterChef fame. The restaurant features a soft white palette amid colonial architecture, affording a special, immersive “multi-sensory dining experience” with poetic dishes curated to evoke all five senses.
This atmospheric steakhouse serves prime cuts of single-source meats from around the globe. Choose your selection from a glass cooler named The Vault, then watch as the meats are prepared in the open kitchen. For drinks, an exposed cellar named The Library holds more than 200 wines. For those preferring private dining, private rooms are available, accommodating up to eight.
Pastel shades and leather accents welcome guests to this gourmet French restaurant, where acclaimed chef Anne-Sophie Pic makes French-inspired classics with a local twist. There is also an extensive wine list from her home in the Rhone Valley.
Relax in the open air at this sophisticated alfresco bar. Colds drinks and cocktails are the specialties here, sipped under swaying palm trees and Raffles' famous arches.
This is a fun, high-energy open kitchen with charcoal grills, wood-fired pizza ovens, and a lively bar and lounge that serves spirits, cocktails, beers, wines, and wine cocktails. BBR’s Raffles Sunday Brunch has a reputation for being one of the city’s most indulgent Sunday experiences.
Home to many an extravagant party in the past, the Grand Lobby now hosts afternoon tea bathed in soft daylight – and under the grandeur of floor-to-ceiling Victorian pillars. Finger sandwiches, house-made scones and cakes, and seasonal delicacies are all on the menu that is complemented by a curated collection of exquisite teas and Champagnes.
This is where the Singapore Sling, the country’s national drink, was invented, and the deep, rich colors and bustling vibe of the Long Bar carry a storied history. With its earthy décor and long-standing tradition of allowing guests to throw peanut shells on the floor, it’s the perfect place to unwind and be transported back to the Roaring Twenties.
A part of Raffles’ history since 1892, Tiffin Room offers a unique spin on North Indian cuisine, serving authentic specialties like Dal Makhani and Rogan Josh in stackable tiffin boxes, which you can customize into a four-course, four-tier meal.
This chandelier-lit space is tucked away in a corner of the hotel lobby and is a cozy, quiet bar to enjoy craft cocktails, Champagnes, spirits, and wines.
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