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Raffles Inc State Room
Palm Court Suite
Singapore’s grand historic icon for more than a century
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Close to museums
Opened in 1887, this all-suite hotel is within three blocks of the Raffles City convention and shopping complex, the Singapore Art Museum, the Asian Civilisations Museum, and a subway station.
Business services and dining
Busy executives and travelers have access to a 24-hour business center as well as versatile venues for meetings and functions. Guests can experience epicurean adventures at numerous restaurants and bars.
The 103 guest suites offer 19th-century furnishings, DVD players, separate parlors and dressing areas, marble bathrooms, high-speed Internet access, and complimentary 24-hour valet service.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
- The Overview
Raffles Singapore's history (and history of royal and celebrity patronage) dates back to 1887 and has been majestically incorporated into the modern conveniences now on offer.
The hotel's wealth of restaurants and bars include an upscale French restaurant, an Asian/European fusion restaurant, a bakery, an Indian curry house, and an exquisite steakhouse. Palm trees on the hotel's rooftop surround the outdoor lap pool and spa tub.
A welcoming haven of relaxation, Raffles Spa features exclusive rejuvenating treatments, inspired by Asian, Middle Eastern and European traditions. Seven soothing treatment rooms, including a VIP suite for guests who want to share a unique experience of relaxation and togetherness. The luxury VIP suite offer treatments and facilities including a spa tub, steam shower, and lounge area for a comfortable, quiet retreat.
A shopping arcade houses more than 40 shops selling art, antiques, designer clothing, accessories, jewelry, chocolates, and wine.
There are 7 function rooms, including a grand ballroom with Austrian chandeliers and murals of early Singapore. Event catering, audio-visual equipment, and high-speed Internet access are available (surcharge). A 24-hour business center provides printing, faxing, copying, secretarial services, and high-speed Internet access; fees apply.
- Swimming pool - outdoor
- Poolside bar
- Spa tub
- Steam room
- Full-service health spa
- Massage - spa treatment room(s)
- Concierge desk
- Technology helpdesk
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Fitness facilities
- Room service (24 hours)
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Valet parking
- Multiple small meeting rooms
- Multiple large conference rooms
- Event catering
- Exhibit space
- Banquet facilities
- Audiovisual equipment
- Secretarial services
- Business services
- Total number of rooms - 103
- Multilingual staff
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- 24-hour front desk
- Security guard
- Currency exchange
- Medical assistance available
- Beauty services
- Hair salon
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Shopping on site
- Tour assistance
- Translation services
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Video library
- Coffee/tea in lobby
- Number of floors - 3
- Air-conditioned public areas
- Number of bars/lounges 4
- Wedding services
- Number of restaurants - 15
- 24-hour business center
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Free Wi-Fi
- Free parking
- Free parking (limited spaces)
- Free guest parking during stay
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
Free parking, Free guest parking during stay, Valet parking, Free parking (limited spaces)
- The Room
- Premium TV channels
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Separate sitting area
- Access via exterior corridors
- Ceiling fan
- Complimentary newspaper
- Air conditioning
- Daily housekeeping
- Turndown service
- Designer toiletries
- Separate bathtub and shower
- Hair dryer
- In-room safe
- Satellite TV service
- Connecting / adjoining rooms available
- Free Wi-Fi
- The Eats
Shinji by Kanesaka - Smart-casual sushi dining in an intimate setting.
Raffles Grill - An elegant dining room restored to its early-20th-century glory, with chandeliers, ceiling fans, tall French windows overlooking the Palm Court, crisp linens, and black wrought-iron chairs. Cuisine is a blend of classic and contemporary French. Open for lunch Monday through Friday and dinner nightly; closed Sunday.
Royal China at Raffles - An opulently decorated Chinese restaurant with highly varnished floors and walls, arched ceilings, red-and-gold lanterns, and black-lacquer chairs. Signature dishes include lobster noodles, roast suckling pig, and dim sum. Open for lunch and dinner.
Ah Teng's Bakery - This small restaurant serves homemade pastries, sandwiches, and cakes. Antique-style tables and chairs and brass fittings give the space a nostalgic feel. Open from early morning until late evening.
Long Bar Steakhouse - Reminiscent of a 1930s rubber-plantation dwelling, with an intricately tiled floor, white walls, timbered ceiling, collection of antique plates, crisp linens, and carved-back chairs. Cuisine emphasizes steaks and seafood prepared with Asian spices. Open for lunch Monday through Friday, nightly dinner, and Sunday brunch.
Halia at Raffles Hotel - Offres contemporary European cuisine with Asian flair, such as the Singapore-style chili crab spaghetti.
Tiffin Room - This elegant dining room continues a tradition of serving a lunch and dinner tiffin curry buffet that began in 1890. Cuisine is Northern Indian, with a thali set served on a platter of ornate silver. Open for breakfast, lunch, high tea, and dinner.
Raffles Courtyard & Gazebo Bar - Offering alfresco dining under swaying palms in a tropical garden, with seafood and other fare prepared Asian-style. Open from mid-morning until late evening.
Bar & Billiard Room - Established as a private club in 1896, with a soaring ceiling, wicker chairs, solid carved tables, antiques, and two 19th-century billiard tables. A Continental lunch buffet and high tea are served on weekdays, and brunch is available weekends. Live jazz is featured on weekday evenings. Open from mid-morning until late evening.
Long Bar - Home of the Singapore Sling cocktail, this two-story bar evokes a Malayan planters' club from the 1930s, with its dark-wood timbered floor and walls, low wicker chairs, and period artifacts. Traditional pub fare and light snacks are served, and there is live music most evenings. Open from midday until late evening.
Writer's Bar - This intimate lounge honors the literary luminaries who have stayed at the hotel or written about it, including Rudyard Kipling, Noël Coward, and Somerset Maugham. A pianist plays most afternoons and evenings. Open from mid-morning until late evening.
Pool Bar - Drinks and snacks are served poolside from this lounge with ceiling fans, wicker chairs, and a marble-topped bar. Open from mid-morning until mid-evening.
- Out and About
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.
- Running track/path nearby
- Tennis nearby
- Racquetball/squash nearby
- Swimming on site
- Mind and Body
- Deep tissue massage
- Swedish massage
- Steam room in spa
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body wraps
- Body scrubs
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Turkish bath/Hammam in spa
- Sauna in spa
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
The Fine Print for Raffles Singapore
Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Check-out time is noon
Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, JCB International, MasterCard, Visa
- You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
- The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
- Breakfast fee: SGD 53 per person (approximately)
- We Should Mention
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.