Renovated in 2005, this renovated airport hotel features contemporary Asian design, and comprises a total of 520 rooms, including 26 suites, 13 junior suites, and corporate suites (half of which are non-smoking), all spread across 17 floors. Facilities on offer in this air-conditioned building include a lobby area with a reception desk manned around the clock, a hotel safe, a currency exchange facility, and lift access. There are also two restaurants, a bar, a café, and a hairdresser, in addition to nine conference rooms and a business centre with an Internet connection and office services. Guests may further take advantage of the room service (charges apply) and the coin-operated washing machines. The hotel offer barrier-free access, and there is parking for those arriving by car (charges apply). A complimentary airport transport service runs between 7.00am and midnight at 30-minute intervals.
This hotel is located on the east coast of Singapore, on Marine Parade Road in the centre of historic Katong. Guests will reach shopping amenities and restaurants in about 100 m, as the Parkway Parade Shopping Center is situated opposite the hotel. An underground/ urban rail station lies approximately 1 km away, while it is about a five-minute drive to the East Coast Park, where guests may enjoy wonderful views over the Indonesian Riau Islands from the beach. Delicious food can be bought from ""hawkers"" in the park, and there is also a lush woodland area and a bird sanctuary in the park. The hotel lies halfway between the airport and city centre. Changi International Airport is situated about 12 minutes from the airport, while Orchard Road is a 15-minute drive away.
The air-conditioned rooms and suites all come with an en suite bathroom with hairdryer. Further standard fittings include satellite/ cable TV, a radio, and an Internet connection. A minibar, a small fridge, tea and coffee making facilities, a safe, and a sitting area are also present. Guests may select between double or twin-beds. Three of the rooms are disability-friendly, and also feature a choice of beds. The hotel also features 32 m² superior rooms, which feature either sea, pool, or city views.
Leisure facilities include a 15.6m x 7.4m outdoor swimming pool with a children's area and sun loungers laid out ready for use. Younger guests may also let off steam in the games room and play area within the building. The hotel also offers a spa, a sauna, and massage services (some charges apply). Sports enthusiasts may also enjoy a work-out in the gym. Those who prefer jogging can do so in the nearby East Coast Park. The nearest golf course is a 30-minute drive away (charges apply).
Guests may take all meals either à la carte or from the buffet. Both restaurants service local and international cuisine.
American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard and VISA cards are all accepted in the hotel.
Satellite cable TV