The hotel, which has 472 guestrooms in total, was renovated in 2006. It was the first hotel built on the river banks of the Singapore River, and commands views of the river and scenic Singapore. It is air-conditioned and has 24-hour reception, a safe, currency exchange facilities, lift access and a shop. Besides three international class restaurants serving Japanese, Chinese and local/western cuisines, the hotel also has a lobby lounge. There are also banquet and conference facilities, a business centre/reception with fax service and Internet access (subject to fees). WLAN access is also available at River Garden and the lobby lounge. Wheelchairs are available on request. Room service is also available 24 hours a day (subject to fees). A laundry service and parking facilities are also on offer (both subject to fees).The hotel offers a complimentary shuttle service to Chinatown, Orchard Road and Suntec City.Rooms and suites come equipped an en suite bathroom with bath/shower, direct dial telephone and voice-mail service with extension in the bathroom, hairdryer, minibar, in-room safe, double bed, coffee/tea making facilities, LCD TV with radio, central air conditioning, and dataport with Internet access.