The business hotel was reborn after a complete refurbishment in 2003, showcasing special touches like a lobby with a minimalist theme, a Balinese-style resort pool and a host of specially designed rooms and facilities equipped with the latest technology. Featuring 380 rooms over 18 floors, the hotel offers 6 junior suites, 16 suites and 2 room for guests with disabilities. Facilities include a lobby with a 24-hour reception, a safe, a currency exchange and lifts. Dining options include a café, restaurants and a bar, which is also a wine and cigar retailer. Conference facilities are also provided along with room service and a car park.
Located within the heart of the bustling business and shopping districts of Chinatown and Shenton Way, this hotel is a 5-minute drive to Keppel train station. In addition, it is only 10-15 minutes to Sentosa Island, Marina Square, Suntec City and the Esplanade Theatres by the bay. The nearest underground train station, Tanjong Pagar MRT station, is a 7-minute walk away. Transfer to the Changi International Airport is a mere 25 minutes.
The deluxe rooms are designed by the renowned design firm, Hirsch Bedner Associates, in timeless elegance to provide guests with warmth and a sense of comfort. The elevated bed is fitted with a firm mattress and duvet cover, with a range of fine beddings to provide extra comfort. Amenities include an en suite bathroom, a minibar, a hairdryer, a direct dial telephone with voicemail, satellite/cable TV, a radio and broadband Internet access. In addition, a tea/coffee maker, double bed, central air conditioning and a safe are all included in the rooms.
Recreational facilities include a beautifully landscaped half Olympic-sized pool surrounded by sun loungers, a gym offering state-of-the-art exercise machines, including treadmills with personal video screens. In addition, tennis courts with coaching services on request, and the 500 m˛ Aspara Spa, which is set amidst lush surroundings and features soothing Balinese decor.
Café Oriental, which is fashioned after a traditional, 1950s Chinese coffee shop, offers dining options, along with Silk Road- a Chinese Restaurant with a show kitchen, Santaro Japanese Restaurant, Thanying Thai Restaurant, Element Restaurant serving an international buffet and Hue Restobar- a Vietnamese restaurant and bar.
American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard and VISA are all accepted at the hotel.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV