Singapore includes a host of boutique hotels that capture the mould the history and future of this modern metropolitan city. Boutique hotels are excellent alternatives to the big brand hotels and often cater to less than 100 guests. They’re near to main attractions and produce a new funky experience.
Below is a list of the 5 best alternatives when looking for Singapore Accommodation.
Wangz Hotel – Outram Road
Wangz Hotel is a sleek and stylish 41 room hotel that mixes elegance and functionality. The walls, upholstery, and bedding lend an uplifting backdrop to the floral and nature-inspired artwork and wall features. It is close to the bustling China town and it is characterized by its barrel shaped architecture.
Hotel 1929 – Keong Saik Road
A former converted shop house is the main attraction at 1929 that boasts roof top hot tubs along with a suburb restaurant. The exterior is traditional and also the interior is modern – a key haunt to go somewhere with hipsters!
New Majestic Hotel – Bukit Pasoah Road
The brand new Majestic is really a 30 room hotel with each room individually designed by a nearby artist. The interior fuses traditional heritage with breakthrough design. There’s a Mirror Room!. The New Majestic can be found in the heart of Chinatown.
Klapsons – How Chiang Road
Situated off Tanjong Pager (close to the museums!) is Klapsons. Klapsons is about celebrating the singular, about being chic and fresh. Stunning architecture and furniture that’s a real talking point makes this an ideal destination to enjoy the city.
The Scarlett – Erksine Rd
Winner of Singapore’s 2008 Best Accommodation Experience, The Scarlet takes every guest on a journey that assaults all of the senses. Each of their 5 suites has been designed to take in its own personality and it is situated in one’s heart of the city.
There’s so much more to Singapore then the generic high-rise buildings. Hopefully these have given an concept of what’s available – this really is only the tip of the iceberg!