Declared a National Monument in 1987, the hotel has grown from strength to strength. With its restoration and reopening in 1991, Raffles Hotel today stands as a jewel in the crown of Singapore's hospitality industry, renowned and loved for its inimitable style and unsurpassed excellence in service and facilities.
Raffles Hotel is Singapore's most graceful landmark, whose charms now include a shopping arcade, a museum, romantic courtyards and a Victorian-style theatre, Jubilee Hall, a popular venue for film screenings and performances. Don't forget to have a Singapore Sling at the Long Bar or the Bar & Billard Room.
The essence of the Raffles experience lies in the 103 suites, dispersed over four wings buffered by fragrance-filled gardens and linked by breezy verandahs. Here, residents are pamperd in an atmosphere of privacy and intimacy, with large airy interiors inspired by the colonial bungalows of the early 20th century - lofty 14 ft. ceilings, fine Oriental carpets and original etchings.
The distinctive restaurants and bars within Raffles Hotel recall the atmosphere of a bygone era. There is a complete repertoire of fine eateries, which now stand at 18, making Raffles one of the most comprehensive food and beverage facilities in Asia.
Furthermore, the Raffles Culinary Academy provide discerning gourmets, food hobbyists and amateur chefs the opportunity to learn the secrets of lifestyle appreciation. The classes are introductory and recreational in nature, with each lasting between two to four hours, allowing patrons the flexibility of planning as few or as many classes as they wish to take.
RafflesAmrita Spa at Raffles Hotel offers relaxing and pampering wellness therapy in the privacy and luxury of a grand hotel. Exclusively for residents only, this full-service spa features a gymnasium, hot and cold dip pools, body care, exclusive therapy rooms and unique couple rooms. Located on the 3rd-floor deck of the Courtyard Wing, the hotel's pool, jacuzzis, bar and health club are for the exclusive use of hotel residents.
Raffles Hotel is located in the heart of Singapore's business and civic district, just 20 minutes from Changi Airport and a two-minute ride on the MRT from the bustling Orchard Road shopping strip. Raffles Hotel is within walking distance to SISEC and Esplanade - Theatres on the Bay.