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The 10 Best Cultural Hotels In The City Center, Singapore

Singapore|© David Russo Flickr
Singapore|© David Russo Flickr
The bustling city of Singapore offers a plethora of enticing activities, irresistible dining joints and iconic landmarks. Read The Culture Trip guide to the ten best cultural hotels in the center of Singapore.

Marina Bay Sands Hotel

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Marina Bay Hotel
Marina Bay Hotel | © green_kermit Flickr
Many can only envision a deluxe paradise that takes the form of a grandiose hotel, housing hundreds of lavish rooms and facilities. You have the incredible opportunity to actually stay at the five-star Marina Bay Sands Hotelthat hosts a range of different types of suites to suit your preferences. A family of three or four can easily book a ‘premier’ room that comes complete with dozens of amenities that include a flat screen TV, floor-to-ceiling windows featuring stunning views, and an all-access pass to the infinity pool and state-of-the-art gymnasium which will help your burn off the calories gained from their delectable, world-class cuisines.Watch out for: Infinity pool
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Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Hotel

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Ritz Carlton
Ritz Carlton | © Reggie Wan Flickr
The idyllic Ritz-Carlton lies just minutes away from some of Singapore’s most iconic landmarks that include the Marina Bay and Singapore Flyer. Take in the panoramic scenery of the thriving city below while perusing the many features that are championed at the hotel. With a stellar collection of over 4000 modern art masterpieces, courtesy of influential talents like Andy Warhol and Frank Stella, the Ritz-Carlton is ideal for art enthusiasts who will appreciate the raw passion that is evoked from each painting. Beach lovers can bask in the tropical atmosphere after taking a dip in the cerulean pool or opt for a day of ultimate rejuvenation at the attentive and indulgent spa.Watch out for: Colony restaurant (Asian gourmet food)
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Pan Pacific

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Pan Pacific room
Pan Pacific room | © Simon_sees Flickr
Located in the heart of the city, Pan Pacific is the epitome of opulence and delivers a slice of heaven to all its guests. Showcasing marvelous views of the cosmopolitan city around you, each room at the hotel exudes a contemporary charm and will make want to prolong your stay. Tour the palatial interiors which lead to exquisite restaurants serving up fine Indian, Japanese and continental dishes. Indulge in some comfort shopping at the magnificent mall that is reachable via the skybridge and tuck into some more authentic and mouth-watering delights. From the moment you awaken, the hotel treats you to a delicious breakfast buffet, complete with a chef who will prepare certain dishes that are tailored to your tastes.Watch out for: Rang Mahal (North Indian cuisine)
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Shangri-La Hotel

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A stone’s throw away from the shopping belt of Orchard Road, Shangri-La is comprised of over 700 luxury guest rooms that are located in three themed wings: the sophisticated tower wing, the nature-inspired garden wing and the elusive valley wing. Surrounded by 15 acres of verdant greenery, marvel at the elegant Japanese koi fish that reside in the ponds, filled by tumbling waterfalls. With numerous recreational facilities on offer, why not try your hand at golfing on the large expanse of fields or a more active game of tennis? After working up a sweat, why not enter the sizzling sauna to open up those pores before taking a relaxing dip in the Jacuzzi?Watch out for: The Rose Veranda (where one can sip over 100 varieties of tea)
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Mandarin Oriental

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Mandarin Oriental
Mandarin Oriental | © Simon_sees Flickr
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Shaped like an ascending staircase, this iconic hotel houses hundreds of rooms and suites, each possessing its own alluring charm. Oozing luxury and charisma this sleek haven pampers its guests with a plethora of trendy bars and lounges serving up cheeky cocktails and premium pours. Featuring an intimate spa, perfect for catching a cathartic moment and giving your body the attention it deserves, and five renowned restaurants boasting an exquisite spread of tasty pick-me-ups, the Mandarin Oriental is the entire package that is nestled near the the financial hub of the city.Watch out for: Dolce Vita restaurant
Hotel Amenities
Restaurant
Bar
Swimming pool
Spa
Bathtub in
Business facilities
Childcare
Connecting rooms available
Non smoking
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The Scarlet Singapore

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The Scarlet, Singapore
The Scarlet, Singapore | Courtesy of The Scarlet Singapore
The first luxury boutique hotel of Singapore, this exuberant and uninhibited establishment is made up 80, chicly designed rooms. In keeping with the name of the hotel, a vibrant yet mysterious color palette of deep reds, metallic golds and ebony hues is adopted, evoking a somewhat provocative decor, an alternative to the usual neutral interiors of other hotels. Overlooking the upbeat alleys of Chinatown, wake up to a pleasing view every morning of an entirely different culture. The Scarlet Hotel is a vivacious home away from home.Watch out for: themed suites
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Naumi Hotel

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Cloud 9 Rooftop at the Naumi Hotel
Cloud 9 Rooftop at the Naumi Hotel | Courtesy of the Naumi Hotel
An intimate retreat that presents a collection of over 70 boutique rooms that will cocoon you with a sense of comfort and resplendence. Featuring an impressive selection of specially commissioned Singaporean art, guests can admire the talents and passion that was put into every masterpiece. Dine at exclusive restaurants and sample an eclectic menu of edible delights before enjoying drinks on the rooftop terrace lounge. The Naumi is minutes away from iconic landmarks such as the Suntec Convention Centre, the Formula One Track, and a myriad of nearby shopping centers.Watch out for: Art collection
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Hotel Kai

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Hotel Kai Exterior
Hotel Kai Exterior | Courtesy of Hotel Kai
As a humble three-star establishment, Hotel Kai is the ideal pit-stop for the weary traveler who prefers necessity over luxury. With each of the 32 rooms embracing a stark white and airy theme, they will provide you with the resources you need to not only refuel but also unwind. Housing a few select restaurants and bars, nourish your mind and body before setting out to explore the booming metropolis that is Singapore. Hotel Kai adopts an ethos that advocates the saying ‘quality over quantity.’ The pristine rooms together with the effervescent personalities of the staff help Kai live up to that motto.Watch out for: breakfast selection
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Orchid Hotel

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A sleek slab of glass and purple neon highlights, the Orchid Hotel accommodates rooms with traditional undertones. With clean and functional furnishings, guests can appreciate the sheer simplicity of this hotel and bask in the non-pretentious atmosphere that usually intimidates instead of invites. Tuck into bespoke American classics such as good old-fashioned burgers served with a side of fries and tangy dips to add the finishing touches. The Orchid Hotel delivers instant gratification in a fast-paced setting.Watch out for: Cake Spade (Asian cuisine)
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The St. Regis Hotel

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Lobby at St Regis
Lobby at St Regis | © Matt_Weibo Flickr
Specialising in catering to the unique tastes of their guests, The St. Regis Hotel prides itself on delivering top-class service wrapped up in a sophisticated package. Enjoy an authentic Italian feast at the trattoria style restaurants or de-stress in the Astor bar that presents a fruity yet potent selection of libations. Boasting amenities that include an indoor tennis court to ignite your competitive spirit, a Finnish spa that will cleanse your body and soul and a tropical spa pool to let you unwind in the comfort of the calm cerulean ripples, this hotel will definitely form part of your motive for returning to Singapore time and time again.Watch out for: Tropical spa pool
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