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4.6 out of 5

"Raffles Hotel is a legend. Both grand and grandiose. Offering impeccable service from every member of staff. And providing comfort to the point of lux ... " More

By Nigel B. on Tue 12 May 2015

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Hotel Description

Our customers tell us that they can't get enough of the pool at Raffles Singapore. During your stay, you're just a quick walk from Raffles City. You'll find features such as free WiFi in public areas and free self-parking, plus 7 restaurants. Built in 1887, this 5-star hotel has 115 rooms over 3 floors. All rooms offer free WiFi and deep-soaking bathtubs.

  • Air-conditioned rooms with deep-soaking bathtubs, separate living rooms and 24-hour room service
  • Free WiFi
  • Free self-parking
  • Options for a bite to eat or a refreshing drink include 7 restaurants, a coffee shop, a poolside bar and 2 bars/lounges
  • Buffet breakfast served daily for a fee
  • Take a swim in the outdoor pool or soak in the spa tub
  • Treat yourself to aromatherapy, deep-tissue massages or body scrubs at Raffles Spa
  • Services include babysitting, supervised activities for kids and dry cleaning/laundry
  • On-site recreation includes a fitness centre, a steam room and a sauna
  • Guests have great things to say about the comfortable guestrooms and the overall condition of the property
  • Just a 5-minute walk from Raffles City and 11 minutes on foot from Bugis Street Shopping District

Suite, 2 Double Beds, Courtyard View (Courtyard)

Bed Count 2 Double Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
£575* Per night/room 3 Mar - 4 Mar

Studio Suite, 2 Double Beds

Bed Count 2 Double Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

2 Bedroom Residence, 2 King Beds

Bed Count 2 King Beds Maximum Occupancy 8 Max

Suite, 2 Double Beds (Personality)

Bed Count 2 Double Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Suite, 1 King Bed (Palm Court)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Promenade Suite, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Raffles Singapore ratings based on 5 verified reviews

Review Summary
4.6 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Raffles Singapore

Everyone (1) Business (1) Couples (3)
4 out of 5

5 day Family reunion break

Raffles Hotel is a legend. Both grand and grandiose. Offering impeccable service from every member of staff. And providing comfort to the point of luxury within the suite. However there were some notable shortcomings. 1. We arrived at 8.30am and were told we would have to wait for 2 or 3 hours for our room as the hotel was full ! After a 14 hour flight plus additional 3 hours travel time and feeling worn out, shattered and with severe back pain from the flight this lack of a ready room was an exasperating disappointment. After a 2nd moan at the staff they responded by upgrading us to a courtyard suite after a 2 hour wait. 2. The loo waterworks in our suite went berserk during our stay, causing certain but limited disruption. 3. The TV remote's volume control did not work. 4. Our chosen Lobster signature meal in Raffles Longbar Steak House restaurant was a disappointment, dry and unimaginatively presented. I did complain to the Director of Rooms at the end of our visit and mentioned the above. He did offer a modest reduction to our additional charges which we found acceptable. Despite these minor problems I intend returning to Raffles again because I love its colonial charm and grace.

Posted by on 12 May 2015

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5 out of 5

best hotel in the world

customer service at its best from start to finish, pure luxury

Posted by on 8 Oct 2012

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5 out of 5

Mythical, even better than we imagined

We spent one night in a suite and had the famous sunday brunch the next morning. The suite was as beautiful as comfortable , and the service allover the hotel was outstanding , from the moment we arrived until the moment we left , hours after check-out. The brunch is just amazing , and together with the famous Singapore sling at high tea , should not be missed. I can't wait to go back there.

Posted by on 27 Aug 2013

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4 out of 5

Service TOP, Hotelausstattung und Zimmer gepflegt

Pros: Der SERVICE
Sicher eines der besten Hotels in Singapur, Südostasien und Asien überhaupt. Highlight ist der SERVICE. Hotelausstattung und Zimmer sind gepflegt, Restaurants sind gut.

Posted by on 29 Aug 2016

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Comment from Hotel Management

15 Sep 2016 by General Manager

Herzlichen Dank für Ihren Aufenthalt im Raffles Singapur und dass Sie sich die Zeit genommen haben darüber zu schreiben. Hier im Raffles versuchen wir kontinuierlich den besten Service zu bieten und sind sehr erfreut, dass Sie es geschafft haben, diese legendäre Rafflesgastfreundschaft und das Kolonialambiente einmal zu erleben. Es wird mir ein persönliches Vergnügen sein, Ihr Berichtetes mit allen meinen Kollegen, vor allem dem Butlerteam und der Writers Bar zu teilen und hoffe nun Sie bald wieder einmal bei uns begrüssen zu dürfen. Herzliche Grüsse Simon Hirst General Manager Raffles Singapur

5 out of 5

mooi koloniaal hotel

Hotel uit de koloniale tijd, straalt perfect die atmosfeer uit>

Posted by on 10 Jul 2015

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About the Raffles Singapore

Location 1 Beach Road, Singapore, 189673

Property Features

Raffles Singapore offers its guests a full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a spa tub. There are 7 restaurants on site, along with a coffee shop/cafΘ. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include 2 bars/lounges and A poolside bar. Public spaces have free WiFi. A 24-hour business centre and a limo/town car service are available. There are 9 meeting rooms available. A fitness centre, a sauna, and a terrace 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 Singapore hotel.

  • 115 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • 7 dining venues
  • 2 bars or lounges
  • Built in 1887
  • Bar by the pool
  • Coffee shop
  • Supervised kids' activities (surcharge)
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Business centre (24 hours)
  • Conference centre
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Gift shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Bellhop
  • Lift
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Separate living room
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Fridge
  • Free cots/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Valet parking (surcharge) , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Airport: Singapore (SIN-Changi) (18.9 km / 11.8 mi)
  • Metro station: Esplanade Station (0.1 km / 0.1 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking; valet parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Raffles Singapore offers 115 forms of air-conditioned accommodation which are accessible via exterior corridors, and features minibars and laptop-compatible safes. This accommodation offers separate living rooms. Beds feature premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. Televisions come with premium satellite channels. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower with a deep soaking bath and a rainfall showerhead. Bathrooms are also outfitted with bathrobes, slippers and bidets. This Singapore hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and a hairdryer. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include an iron/ironing board.

  • Separate bedroom
  • Living room
  • Deep-soaking tub
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Fridge
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Pillow options
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Cots (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hairdryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Bidet
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a buffet breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM.

Long Bar – On-site bar.

La Dame de Pic – This fine-dining restaurant specialises in French cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Reservations are required. Open selected days.

BBR by Alain Ducasse – This restaurant specialises in Mediterranean cuisine. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Yi by Jereme Leung – This restaurant specialises in Chinese cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Reservations are required. Open daily.

The Grand Lobby – This restaurant specialises in British cuisine and only serves lunch. Reservations are required. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness centre.

Spa Services

Raffles Spa has 7 treatment rooms, including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Number of treatment rooms 7
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Prenatal massage
  • Sauna in spa
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Steam room in spa
  • Thai massage
  • Minimum age to access spa is 18
  • Sports massage
  • Detoxification wrap
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

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.
  • Free cots (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit 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.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Only service animals are allowed
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • Number of children who can stay for free – 2

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 72 for adults and SGD 36 for children (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: SGD 30 per stay

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

Hotel Names

  • Raffles Hotel
  • Raffles Hotel Singapore
  • Raffles
  • Singapore Raffles
  • Raffles Singapore Hotel
  • Raffles Singapore (Under Renovation)
  • Raffles Singapore Hotel
  • Raffles Singapore Singapore
  • Raffles Singapore Hotel Singapore

You should know

  • Pool access available from 6:00 AM to 9:00 PM
  • 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.

Awards & Affiliations

  • Raffles Singapore is listed in the 2018 Travel + Leisure 500.
  • The property is a member of Historic Hotels of the World.
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