This city hotel has a uniquely Singaporean character and is rich in Singapore's heritage with its distinctive Peranakan (Straits Chinese) architecture, elegant interiors and collection of old Straits artefacts. It comprises a total of 403 rooms spread over 16 floors. Facilities available to guests include a 24-hour guest service communication centre, a 24-hour business centre with individual workstations including PCs, printers, scanners and broadband Internet access as well as meetings rooms, a ballroom, 24-hour room service (charges apply), a 24-hour laundry (charges apply) and valet service, a baby sitting service and a currency exchange facility. Furthermore guests of this air-conditioned establishment may take advantage of the 24-hour reception desk, a lift, a cafe, a bar and a restaurant, and there is parking available for those arriving by car.Accommodation options include 71 Shophouse Deluxe Rooms with décor reminiscent of Peranakan culture and lifestyle. Housed on the 2nd and 3rd levels, each room is individually decorated to exude an old-world charm, giving guests a glimpse of past times of Peranakan shophouse living, down to the timber floors, louvre shutters, traditional 'planter' loungers, old-fashioned cupboards, hand-painted lamps and pitched ceilings. Framed tiles, intricate bed headboards and tea cabinets with carvings of peonies and bats harmoniously marry Chinese art with Malay style. The rooms all come with an en suite bathroom with a bathtub and a hairdryer as well as a direct dial telephone, satellite/ cable TV, a radio, Internet access, a minibar, a mini fridge, tea and coffee making facilities and an ironing set. Further facilities on offer in the rooms include a king-size bed, centrally regulated air conditioning and a safe.