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Room type

Raffles Inc State Room

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Courtyard Suite

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Palm Court Suite

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Get an overview of this hotelSingapore'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 9 versatile venues for meetings and functions. Guests can experience epicurean adventures at numerous restaurants and bars.

High-speed Internet

The 103 guest suites at Raffles Singapore offer 19th-century furnishings, DVD players, separate parlors and dressing areas, marble bathrooms, free WiFi, and complimentary 24-hour valet service.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

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, Value Raffles Spa features exclusive rejuvenating treatments, inspired by Asian, Middle Eastern, and European traditions. Seven soothing treatment rooms, including a VIP suite, are available for guests who want to share a unique experience of relaxation and togetherness. The luxury VIP suite offers treatments and facilities including a spa tub, steam shower, and lounge area for a comfortable, quiet retreat.

A shopping arcade houses more than 40 stores selling art, antiques, designer clothing, accessories, jewelry, chocolates, and wine.

There are 9 function rooms, including a grand ballroom with Austrian chandeliers and murals of early Singapore. Event catering, audiovisual equipment, and free WiFi access are available. A 24-hour business center provides printing, faxing, copying, and secretarial services (fees may apply). Garden, terrace, concierge services, and supervised children activities are among the conveniences of this hotel.

  • 24-hour business center 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Garden 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 9 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 5 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 9 
  • Number of restaurants - 14 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Sauna 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Terrace 
  • Total number of rooms - 103 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 1887 
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Separate living room  
  • Snack bar/deli  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

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

Room Amenities

  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • LCD TV 
  • Minibar 
  • Phone 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Separate bedroom 
  • Separate living room 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Slippers 
  • Turndown service 
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Where to Eat

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.

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Nearby Things to Do

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.

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Spa Services

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

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children under 12 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel 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.

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Fees

Optional extras

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)
  • Airport shuttle fee: SGD 187.50 per person (roundtrip)
  • Self parking fee: SGD 6 per night
  • Valet parking fee: SGD 25 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Awards & Affiliations

  • Raffles Singapore is listed in the 2015 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay.
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