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1 Beach Road Raffles Hotel, Singapore 189673, Singapore
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 19 June 2011

Raffles Hotel is situated in the center of Singapore, adjacent to shops and business offices. It is some distance from the main shopping area on Orchard Road. There's a nearby underground railwat station and many cabs, so it's easy to get there. The Hotel is...More

7  Thank adelaidiantraveller
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 23 November 2010

We had 2 days in Singapore on the way home from Australia so did what lots of other people do and went to Raffles Hotel. The Hotel itself is quite pretty and we enjoyed a stroll round, before stopping in the Courtyard Bar for a...More

9  Thank Georgy61
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Historic and yet modern Raffles Hotel is a beautiful building seemingly untouched by time. It brings back a nostalgic look into the time when Britain ruled most of the civilized world and men and women got dressed up just to have dinner or a drink....More

Thank Ichabod C
Reviewed 27 July 2018

The old Singapore lives in the feel and ambiance of the Raffles. Have a drink in the Raffles Bar or even better stay and dine there.

Thank TravePpro
Reviewed 10 July 2018

A must do when in Singapore. Drinks very expensive but that is what you expect and it is mostly a once only visit.

Thank CharmianN3
Reviewed 2 July 2018

We stayed next door and could look down on this. When I first looked i had no idea it was the iconic Raflles, Form above it looks dreadful and I cant’ see it opening anytime soon

Thank PMQuestions
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Unfortunately we did not have a chance to see it, since it was under construction, but the Singapore Sling was good at the pop up bar. Maybe next time.

Thank dsaftu
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Went here a couple of years ago extremely expensive but it was a one off Singapore as a whole is very amazing definitely put it on your bucket list

Thank Lorri1958
Reviewed 17 March 2018

The hotel is closed for complete reconstruction. It will open again at the end of 2018. Currently around the hotel there is a wall and is not visible anymore.

3  Thank Ogi0
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Obviously the most famous and oldest hotel in Singapore is a must visit for the famous and delicious Singapore Sling, gift shop also very good.

Thank Andy C
Reviewed 13 February 2018

Just every thing you expect it to be, fabulous environment, great outside bar and staff, didn't stay at the hotel but certainly sampled what was left. The shop is great for souvenirs too.

Thank RobertA1735
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Visited this iconic hotel and walked around the outside of this marvelous building. The Long Room was closed for renovation - due to reopen in 2018. Another bar was open so that you could try the Singapore Sling. The gift shop was open for small...More

Thank Ceini0g
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23 August 2018|
Response from PMQuestions | Reviewed this property |
You are actually asking the question of TripAdvisor volunteers rather than the hotel. I can't link to the website as this system does not accept links.... but having googled Raffles I can tell you that the official word is... More