We recently teamed up with the legends at Qantas to ask our audience to tell us their most on-point travel experiences, and you certainly did not disappoint—with a slew of love for the glorious bustling shores of Singapore. To build up your wanderlust, we’ve rounded up some of the most fabulous unmissable hotel stays in this stunning green luscious architectural city that you need to book.
Raffles Hotel Singapore
If you’re looking for a truly luxe stay, then it’s hard to go past the world-renowned Raffles Hotel which feels like its own entire little world within a resort. From the moment you enter the grounds, you’ll be blown away by the grandeur and divine architecture throughout this newly renovated masterclass in hospitality. Their bright spacious charming rooms are brimming with character, and with plenty of fine dining and more casual restaurants at your doorstep, you’ll be able to sip on a famous Singapore Sling and revel in the luxury around you.
Sky high bar, rooftop infinity pool and panoramic views of the city? Sign us up. This modern trendy hotel is a dreamy stay for those young savvy travellers who love all of the modern conveniences and thoughtful little touches. From the ergonomic chairs for the digital nomads to work from to the Italian linen bedding and unbelievable 47-meter pool to lounge by, there’s not much more you could ask for in a hotel. With three eateries and an unbeatable location on Orchard Road, you’ll never ever want to leave this fantastic pad.
Village Hotel Sentosa
The Village Hotel is the ideal location for those looking to take the kiddies on an adventure trip they’ll never forget. From theme parks, lush rainforests and golden beaches all just a stone’s throw away, you’re set for a fun-charged vacation stay, or if you’re keen to just laze around the hotel, then their sparkling pools, weekly scavenger hunts and poolside movie nights mean you never have to leave the resort. We have no doubt that this vibrant new island resort just 15 minutes away from the CBD will be your new favourite adventure-filled destination.
The newly refurbished Orchard Hotel sits smack bang in the middle of one of the most fabulous shopping districts in all of the world, with spotless spacious rooms and plenty of old-school service with a smile, you’ll love your time here. After a big day of shopping til you drop, you can head into the lobby bar Bar Intermezzo for some seriously tasty cocktails and tipples or grab a feast at the Orchard Cafe.
The St. Regis Singapore
This grand opulent hotel situated less than a kilometre away from the stunning luscious Singapore Botanical Gardens, the St. Regis Singapore offers absolute luxury right in the bustling centre of the city. This residence promises five-star service, flawless facilities and plenty of pampering at their in-house Remède Spa to treat yourself and their french bistro Brasserie Les Saveur, one of their four culinary hot spots always ready to fill those hungry bellies.
This funky chic modern hotel has gained accolades for its central location (steps from the ION Orchard), cool unique modern architecture and premium city views. The YOTEL hotel corporation prides itself on its clever space-saving designs and as you’ll see, the rooms manage to fit maximum pleasure into minimum square meterage whilst still keeping the brightness and airy feeling of the room. Great for those on a budget that still want to sleep in the heart of it all.
The Fullerton Bay Hotel
Arguably Singapore’s most decadent hotel, The Fullerton Bay Hotel is absolutely breathtaking – from the rooftop infinity pools overlooking the bay and the iconic Marina Bay Sands skyline to the regal priceless chandeliers hanging in the lobby, you will be absolutely captivated. Each room offers unparalleled views of the sparkling water and twinkling city lights, with spacious stunning layouts and plenty of eateries and bars for you to enjoy at your leisure after an afternoon at the renowned spa. Perfect for those looking to splurge, this will be a stay you’ll never forget.
Shangri-La Singapore is the ultimate tropical oasis in the beating heart of the city oozing decadence and luxury from the moment you arrive. Nestled within an unbelievable 15 acres of luscious greenery and with three distinctive wings, this hotel promises unparalleled service and warm hospitality that can’t be beaten. Let the expert team organise your itinerary for you and leave you just to completely immerse yourself in relaxation and rejuvenation.
What’s better than a blissful hotel stay? One that’s earning you rewards while you sleep. Qantas Hotels are the way to go for savvy travellers. Not only can you earn and use Qantas Points on booking, but you can also use up to 30 per cent fewer points when you use Points Plus Pay. How good!
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