The Best Hotels in Singapore

From over-the-top resorts on Sentosa Island to sleek business hotels in the Central Business District, Singapore accommodations run the gamut. Whether you choose to live large at the iconic, waterside Marina Bay Sands Hotel or stretch your Singapore dollar in a Chinatown hostel, comfort and cleanliness is generally top notch.
Collected by AFAR Editors AFAR Staff
Photo courtesy of Capella Singapore
Sentosa Island, 1 The Knolls, Singapore 098297

Set in a tropical forest patrolled by friendly peacocks, Capella Singapore is a 30-acre oasis on Sentosa Island, just 10 minutes from the city center by taxi. Check in at a colonial bungalow, once a recreation building for British officers, and...

Photo courtesy of Fullerton Bay Hotel
80 Collyer Quay, Singapore 049326

Part of the waterfront development that includes sister property Fullerton Hotel and dining hub One Fullerton, the Fullerton Bay Hotel opened in 2010 and touts itself as the only hotel located on the Marina Bay waterfront. Unlike its sister hotel,...

Photo courtesy of Parkroyal on Pickering
3 Upper Pickering St, Singapore 058289

Seen from the street, the three-towered, blue-and-green glass property is remarkable for its connecting, undulating tiered design inspired by terraced Balinese rice paddies, and the elevated gardens that seem to hang from above. Designed by ...

Photo courtesy of Raffles Singapore
1 Beach Rd, Singapore 189673
The hotel is closed for renovation. It is currently set to reopen in mid-2019.

A hotel whose name is instantly recognizable, the Raffles Singapore is pure colonial confection, a landmark maintained in its original style, with liveried Sikh...
Photo courtesy of SO/ Sofitel Singapore
35 Robinson Rd, Singapore 068876

Opened in 2014 as the third outpost of Accor’s SO/ brand (the other two are in Bangkok and Mauritius), this boutique hotel brings a bit of glam to a staid part of Singapore. Set in the heart of the financial district, in a Neoclassical limestone...

Photo courtesy of The Fullerton Hotel
1 Fullerton Square, Singapore 049178

For over 80 years The Fullerton Hotel has stood where the Singapore River meets Marina Bay as a member of Singapore’s old guard. The historic hotel invites guests to enjoy the same refined opulence it has offered for decades. The space has an...

Photo courtesy of Wanderlust Hotel
2 Dickson Rd, Singapore 209494

Another of attorney-turned-hotelier Loh Lik Peng’s boutique properties (along with the New Majestic), Wanderlust is perhaps the quirkiest hotel in Singapore, taking guests on a fanciful journey that befits its name. The building opened in the...

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