91% Based on 4177 reviews TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 out of 5

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Hotel Description

A luxury stay in the heart of Colonial District awaits you at Raffles Singapore, a recipient of the prestigious Conde Nast Gold List award in 2016. Within just a 10-minute stroll, you'll find popular attractions like Raffles City and Esplanade Theatres. Highlights at this Colonial hotel include a full-service spa, a restaurant, and an outdoor swimming pool.

You can enjoy TVs with satellite channels, and all 103 rooms feature free WiFi, living rooms, and separate bathtubs and showers. Refrigerators and round-the-clock room service make in-room dining easy, and minibars provide refreshments. Nice touches include slippers and free toiletries. Coffee/tea makers, free newspapers, and free bottled water are also available.

A relaxing visit to Raffles Spa can include deep-tissue massages and Swedish massages along with body wraps, body scrubs, and aromatherapy. For a drink, you can stop by the hotel's own bar/lounge. Enjoy the fitness center, spa tub, and sauna. Business travelers can take advantage of a 24-hour business center and limo/town car service. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas and coffee/tea in a common area. Buffet breakfast is available. There's also the convenience of valet parking.

Attractions within a 15-minute walk of this 5-star Central Business District hotel include Asian Civilisations Museum and Peranakan Museum.

Reviews from Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor aggregated rating

91% of guests recommend out of 4177 reviews

Excellent 3188
Good 734
Average 161
Poor 54
Terrible 43
Value <span>4.0</span> out of 5
Rooms <span>4.5</span> out of 5
Cleanliness <span>5.0</span> out of 5
Service <span>4.5</span> out of 5

About the Raffles Singapore

Location 1 Beach Road, Singapore, 189673

Renovations + Closures

The property will be renovating from 13 February 2017 to 13 December 2017 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:

  • Bar/lounge
  • Dining venue
  • Meeting facilities
  • One of the dining venues
  • Select guestrooms

The property will be renovating from 13 August 2017 to 13 December 2017 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:

  • One of the dining venues
  • Bar/lounge
  • Dining venue
  • Fitness facilities
  • Front desk
  • Lobby
  • Meeting facilities
  • Select guestrooms
  • Spa
  • Swimming pool

Alternate facilities are located offsite and include:

  • Outdoor pool

This property is closed from 16 December 2017 to 30 June 2018 (dates subject to change).

During renovations, the hotel will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

Property Features

Raffles Singapore offers its guests a full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a spa tub. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. Business amenities include a 24-hour business center and limo/town car service. There are 9 meeting rooms available. A fitness center, a sauna, and spa services are also featured at the luxury Raffles Singapore. Limited parking is available for a fee and is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 5-star Colonial District hotel.

  • 103 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • Built in 1887
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Supervised kid's activities (surcharge)
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • ATM
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Free WiFi
  • Separate living room
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Valet parking (surcharge) , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Airport: Singapore (SIN-Changi) (18.9 km / 11.8 mi)
  • Metro station: Bugis Station (0.9 km / 0.6 mi)
  • Parking: Valet parking and self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Raffles Singapore offers 103 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature minibars and safes. Accommodations offer separate living rooms. Televisions come with premium satellite channels. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, slippers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and ceiling fans. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include irons/ironing boards.

  • Separate bedroom
  • Living room
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

Guests can enjoy buffet breakfast for a fee.

Raffles Singapore has a restaurant on site.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

Palm trees surround the 20-meter (66-feet) outdoor lap pool and spa tub. Inside, a state-of-the-art fitness center provides treadmills, stationery bicycles, and a universal weight machine.

Joggers can run around the Padang cricket grounds two blocks away, and tennis and squash courts are located within two km (1.25 mi) of the hotel.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

Spa Services

  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Sauna in spa
  • Steam room in spa
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you need to make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when booking your stay.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: SGD 53 for adults and SGD 33 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: SGD 6 per night
  • Valet parking fee: SGD 25 per day

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

You should know

  • Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

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