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Raffles Hotel Singapore

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

What a treat, it is beginning at the airport within perfect pick up service to the hotel.The reception is just perfect. Butler service is guiding you direct into your suite. Just perfect. The rooms, we know it is a kind of historic. We learned that a total complex will be renovated. So it will be interesting to see what they...

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Raffles hotel made our stay in Singapore just perfect! I love historical hotels so I enjoyed my visit from the first minute. We were greeted by attentive personnel - first of all by picturesque doormen. The welcome drink folowed and check in was fast and efficient. We liked the suite in the first floor from the beginning - entering...

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Simon H, General Manager at Raffles Hotel Singapore, responded to this review

Dear izi f, Thank you for choosing to stay with us. It is absolutely delightful to hear that you have thoroughly enjoyed your stay and was pleased with the room amenities and food served in our various dining establishments. At Raffles, the comfort and satisfaction of our esteemed guests are of utmost priority. Thus, i will be sure to share...

Bristol, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Hotel still retains it's charm from the colonial days. The place is immaculately maintained and who can resist a Singapore sling in the long bar. Also has a remarkably good gift shop. You have to visit if you're in the city.

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Thank Martin H
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We just had drinks outside here and what a lovely laid back English like experience in super modern Singapore.The weather was perfect for checking out the bones of this beautiful place. It's layout of English charm did not disappoint!

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Devon
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I'm sure years ago this was a wonderful hotel - now it's just living on it's name and reputation. The "famous" Long Bar has been moved and the drinks are just ridiculously overpriced. Nostalgia yes - value - no.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We couldn't resist a visit to the famous hotel bar for its signature drink. The hotel grounds were immaculate and the gardens riveting. The Lobby and bar took us back in time although the modern conveniences were in service. Eating the delicious Malaysian peanuts served in burlap bags, while sipping my Sling was enchanting. The gift shop had some treasures...

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California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It's expensive to stay there and everything from food to beverages, etc. is equally overpriced but one stays there because of the elegance and ambiance of an historic place. Its history is intricately tied to that of Singapore since the late 19th Century. There are apparently over 300 hotels in Singapore but this one has a lot of class. The...

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Thank JohnandSandy
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stopped by for a Singapore Sling. Overall, we were underwhelmed. The drinks are approximately $35 US dollars and nothing extraordinary. The service was also subpar. They do have nice restrooms and a decent gift shop.

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Thank Myra M
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Visited this lovely old hotel which takes you back to the roaring twenties in atmosphere & is a very pleasant place to stroll around. Home to the famous " Singapore Sling" we did give into temptation to have one then found out afterwards that the price was pretty extortionate! 36.50 sd. About £22:50 a go. Not really worth that sort...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Whilst I didn't stay here I did come for a visit to the Long Bar, home of the Singapore Sling. The bar is no longer in its original location on the ground floor but is now upstairs and much smaller, but is still a beautiful bar. Drinks are expensive so I didn't go for a Sling this time, especially seeing...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Food & drink at the hotel
Raffles Grill
Raffles Grill
Cuisines: French, European, International
Tiffin Room
Tiffin Room
Cuisines: Indian, British
Shinji by Kanesaka
Shinji by Kanesaka
Cuisines: Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Raffles Courtyard
Raffles Courtyard
Cuisines: Italian, Bar, European, Pizza, Pub
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Raffles Hotel is one of Singapore's most graceful landmarks. More legend than hotel, this luxury Singapore hotel celebrates a tradition of unwavering service excellence spanning more than 125 years.Immortalized in the novels of Somerset Maugham and Rudyard Kipling, Raffles Hotel, Singapore’s colonial-styled architecture and lush tropical gardens exude an atmosphere of timeless elegance.Raffles Spa provides pampering relaxation while the boutiques of Raffles Hotel Arcade offer ample opportunities for retail therapy. Raffles Hotel Arcade houses a fine selection of elegant international brands including Tiffany and Co. and Louis Vuitton.Be it business or leisure, the charms of this luxurious Singapore hotel are enticing. 15 restaurants and bars beckon, including the Long Bar - home to the world renowned Singapore Sling; Tiffin Room, which continues the tradition of Afternoon Tea at Raffles and Bar & Billiard Room, well-known for its legend of "The Tiger under the Billiard Table."This luxurious Singapore hotel lies in the heart of the city, in close proximity to the banking and financial districts, Raffles City Convention Centre, Singapore International Convention and Exhibition Centre (SICEC), as well as leisure attractions including the casino at Marina Bay; the cultural sights of Arab Street and Chinatown and shopping at Raffles City shopping mall and Orchard Road shopping belt. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Raffles Hotel Singapore

Address: 1 Beach Road, Singapore 189673, Singapore
Location: Singapore > Singapore
Price Range: $395 - $938 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Raffles Hotel Singapore 5*
Number of rooms: 103
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Also Known As:
Singapore Raffles Hotel
Raffles Singapore
Raffles Hotel Singapore
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Singapore
#1 Spa Hotel in Singapore
#2 Romantic Hotel in Singapore
#3 Family Hotel in Singapore
#3 Business Hotel in Singapore
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“Suggest upper floors and toward the back away from street traffic.”
 of 5 bubbles JohnandSandy, 2 days ago | Read review
“Have the Sunday brunch at the Bar & Billiard Room”
 of 5 bubbles thewalkingcritic, 1 week ago | Read review
“Palm Court suite is lovely”
 of 5 bubbles 627alanp, 1 week ago | Read review
“The upper floor is quieter”
 of 5 bubbles ellas212, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“All rooms are suites”
 of 5 bubbles kayslade, 2 weeks ago | Read review
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