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“Carlton Hotel Singapore” 4 of 5 stars
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Carlton Hotel Singapore
4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   76 Bras Basah Rd, Singapore 189558, Singapore   |  
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Ranked #74 of 290 hotels in Singapore
Perth, Australia
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“Carlton Hotel Singapore”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013

Great location, I would definitely stay there again for this reason alone.

Buffet breakfast had plenty of variety for all tastes.
Staff in the foyer unfortunately, were unhelpful and no friendly smile or welcome as you make eye contact.

Singapore is a wonderful place for a holiday, Enjoy!!

  • Stayed January 2013, traveled with friends
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013

We stayed for the Chinese Lunar New Year break. Room was clean and housekeeping was helpful etc. Disappointed with the buffet breakfast. It was like a mad rush for the food and there was no good choices. Shower in the old wing was terrible like trickling water and not even consider a shower. Not really a star quality hotel but it's convenient. Room with no wifi? This is not what you would expect for most hotels in Singapore now a days.

  • Stayed February 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2013

This reminds a lot of big hotels in the USA, check-in is more like a supermarket than a hotel. Staff have no sincerity and never look like they enjoy their job. That said location is excellent, and the prices are reasonable considering the competition.

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled on business
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2013

Good location, rooms very comfortable, classy bathrooms, cost effective

Only gripe was while wifi is free in public areas (and quite good), it was not available for free in rooms (surcharge).

Otherwise can't fault the place, service was excellent, buffet breakfast top notch

  • Stayed February 2013, traveled solo
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013

Carlton hotel was a very good choice for location and convenience to many attractions including the Raffles hotel across the street, Orchard rd. for lots of shopping, Clark Quay for dining and the Hop On Hop off bus for touring the city. Staff was helpful and the Buffet Breakfast was great, again, highly recommend this hotel.

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  • Stayed January 2013, traveled solo
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013 via mobile

Very nice hotel, great location close to MRT across road from shopping centre and chijmes where there are many restaurants to choose from, when making your resevervation try opt for the premier wing, we got the old wing which there is nothing to complain about but is in need of an upgrade, no wifi in rooms should be looked at as hotel lobby is always crammed with people... would stay here again... Gravity bar is friendly and a nice place to have a wind down drink after a busy day..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2013 via mobile

No free wifi in rooms - just in main areas. There is a cable hook up though. Upgraded (premium) rooms do not have free wifi either- it's $.60 a minute ($20.00 max in 24 hours)

Seems minor but when we just stayed at a 2 star hotel in KL for 1/5 of the price and they had free wifi... You'd think it's standard

Didn't check with front desk if they had hair dryers - does not come in standard or premium so ladies, double check !

  • Stayed February 2013
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Carlton Hotel Singapore

Also Known As:
Singapore Carlton Hotel
Carlton Hotel Singapore
Address: 76 Bras Basah Rd, Singapore 189558, Singapore
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Location: Singapore > Singapore
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#60 Luxury Hotel in Singapore
#61 Business Hotel in Singapore
#62 Family Hotel in Singapore
#74 Top resorts Hotel in Singapore
#74 Spa Hotel in Singapore
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Carlton Hotel Singapore 4*
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