This 14-storey city hotel is a 'no frills', budget hotel, with no swimming pools or gym, but there is a simple business centre with broadband Internet access and an al fresco café. Additional facilities of the air-conditioned hotel include a lobby area with a lift as well as a café and, for an additional fee, a laundry service and parking.
This hotel is located near to Singapore's museum belt, and is best suited for the artistically inclined traveller as a wide selection of historical and cultural sites lie in the vicinity. Guests may catch performances by local and international acts at the Esplanade Theatres on the Bay, which is located around a mere 10-15 minutes away on foot. Fort Canning Park plays host to cultural and musical events throughout the year. And the shopping hubs of Orchard Road, City Hall, Bugis Junction and Marina Square are also within walking distance. There is also a host of food and beverages establishments, offering a wide variety of local and international cuisine, close by the hotel. The roti prata (Indian pancake with spicy curry sauce) stall on Bencoolen Street is a legend amongst backpackers. Drinking holes and nightspots, such as the Mohammed Sultan stretch, Chjimes, Boat Quay and Clarke Quay can be reached by train, bus, taxi or on foot. The nearest MRT is Dhoby Ghaut, around a 5-7-minute walk away.
The rooms may be smaller than those in other more expensive hotels, but come with basic amenities including an en suite bathroom with a shower over bath, a hairdryer and standard toiletries, air conditioning (central or split), a TV (with selected cable channels, such as Braclays Premier League), a telephone and a coffee-making facility with complimentary beverages and mineral water. Broadband access is available at SGD10 per day. The rooms come with either one queen-size or two single beds and an ironing set. No extra beds are allowed.
The hotel's cafe serves a daily buffet breakfast as well as a la carte lunch and dinner.
Mastercard, Visa, JCB, Diners and American Express are accepted at this hotel.
From the airport, a 20 minute cab ride, via the city expressway, would bring you to the hotel. The MRT (subway) connection from the airport can bring one to the nearest station, Dhoby Ghaut or Bras Basah MRT Station and a short walk will bring you to the hotel.
At the hotel the front office colleagues are available to assist you round the clock.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board