On my last trip to Singapore, I have combined a stay at the two most famous hotels: Marina Bay Sands, followed by a stay at Mandarin Oriental Singapore Hotel.
This luxury high-end 5-star hotel opened in 2008 and features 527 rooms spread around 20 floors.
It’s located facing the famous Singapore Bay, in front of Marina Bay Sands. Their rooms go from $248USD for the basic rooms, up to $3900USD for the Marina Bay Suite, prices average per night.
Shaped like it’s iconic fan, Mandarin Oriental, Singapore, just few minutes away from the central business district and with a choice of fabulous restaurants and fantastic rooms, are the ultimate urban retreat.
Their rooms and suites at Mandarin Oriental Singapore Hotel, combine subtle Oriental touches with luxurious contemporary comforts, and exude a sense of understated style, expander over 468 rooms, all with floor-to-ceiling and harbour, ocean or city views and 59 suites, all with panoramic views over the bay.
Also offers great dining options, from cappuccinos and cocktails to delicious cuisines from around the world, we have dining for every taste. Delicious Italian dishes in a relaxed poolside setting at Dolce Vita, Authentic Cantonese cuisine at Cherry Garden, An international selection showcasing chefs at work at Melt Café, World-class steak and seafood at Morton’s, Contemporary Japanese Cuisine at Teppan-Ya, Contemporary cocktails and a dramatic design at Axis Bar and Lounge and Refreshing drinks, light bites and an alfresco setting at BAY@5.
Depending on your preferences and personal taste and budget available, Mandarin Oriental Singapore Hotel has different room options for your comfort:
- Ocean View Room (33sqm / 355sqf) – Rates from SGD 349
These rooms offer stunning views of some of Singapore’s most famous sites, including Benjamin Sheares Bridge and the Singapore Flyer. Using a soft and soothing neutral colour palette, natural elements have been incorporated into the design with textured ivory cloth on the walls and a twig motif on the bedspread. Fusing contemporary style with Oriental influences, each room displays Asian artwork alongside elegant wood furnishings and a beautiful marble topped desk. Glass-enclosed bathrooms are fashioned from granite with stand-alone baths, walk-in showers and wood-panelled vanity areas.
- Marina Bay View Room (34sqm / 366sqf) – Rates From SGD 399
With floor-to-ceiling windows, these rooms offer breathtaking views of Marina Bay and the famous city skyline. Designed with a sense of understated luxury, décor fuses rich silks and elegant artwork with contemporary furnishings such as marble-topped desks and polished wood panels. A neutral colour palette of soft browns and creams lends rooms a relaxing feel. Separated from bedrooms by a glass panel fitted with Venetian blinds, bathrooms are equally enticing with large baths, walk-in showers and wood panelled vanity areas.
- Mandarin Room (56sqm / 602sqf) – Rates From SGD 469
Overlooking the city skyline, these spacious rooms offer a luxurious design enhanced with the highest levels of comfort. Every room enjoys the benefit of a private balcony, where guests can enjoy a drink whilst watching night fall over the city. Pale browns and gentle creams create a warm, welcoming feel enhanced by plush carpets and striking Swarovski-studded headboards. A generous seating area equipped with a comfortable sofa lies adjacent to a large working space with marble-topped desk, making these rooms perfect for both business and leisure travellers. Lying adjacent to the bedroom, large bathrooms have walk in showers, separate baths and wood panelled vanity areas.
- Ocean Grand Room (53sqm / 570sqf) – Rates From SGD 519
Our most spacious rooms not only enjoy a fluid open-plan layout incorporating a large seating area, but also have private balconies from where you can gaze over uninterrupted views of the city and South China Sea. Designed with contemporary Oriental flair, interiors have a deeply comfortable feel with plush patterned carpets, a selection of elegant wood furnishings and beautiful Asian ornaments. Dividing the sleeping and seating areas is a large marble-topped desk, which offers space to work or read. Equipped with walk-in showers, separate baths and elegant dual vanity areas, bathrooms offer an impressive retreat in which to relax and refresh.
- Club City Room (33sqm / 355sqf) – Rates From SGD 449
These elegant rooms are the ideal choice for guests looking for privacy, peace and access to our exclusive Oriental Club Lounge. Featuring superb city views, rooms offer stylish, contemporary interiors with plush patterned carpets, polished wood panels behind the beds, and marble topped mantelpieces and desks. Asian inspired artwork lends a sense of place, while furnishings including beautiful wood tables and elegant armchairs add a feeling of luxury. Adjoining bathrooms are equally enticing, fashioned from granite and fitted with a walk-in shower and stand-alone bath. All rooms have floor-to-ceiling windows. All guests have access to our Oriental Club.
- Club Marina Bay Room (34sqm / 366sqf) – Rates From SGD 469
Located on our highest floors, these elegant rooms feature panoramic views of the city skyline, Marina Bay and the ocean. Offering access to our exclusive Oriental Club Lounge, rooms enjoy an understatedly luxurious design, combining chic Oriental touches such as rich silks and elegant artwork with contemporary furnishings such as marble-topped desks and polished wood panels behind the beds. Using a soothing, colour palette incorporating soft browns and creams, these rooms offer an attractive mix of peace and privacy. Lying adjacent to the bedroom, marble bathrooms are equipped with large baths, walk-in showers and wood panelled vanity areas. All guests have access to our Oriental Club.
- Club Marina Bay Suite (62sqm / 667sqf) – Price/Booking on Request
With floor-to-ceiling windows framing elegant views of Marina Harbour and the Singapore skyline, these spacious suites are among our most popular. Located on the highest floors of the hotel, these suites also provide access to our exclusive Oriental Club Lounge and the various benefits that this offers. Spacious and inviting living rooms furnished with cream coloured armchairs and dark wood tables are separated from the bedroom by large wooden doors. With a plush patterned carpet, a king bed and a selection of Oriental artefacts, bedrooms are luxurious private retreats. Bathrooms are equally enticing, fitted with walk-in showers, baths and wood-panelled vanity areas. All guests have access to our Oriental Club.
- City Suite (84sqm / 903sqf) – Rates From SGD 560
Overlooking the city, these elegant suites offer a versatile layout suited to both business and leisure travellers. Accommodation includes a spacious living and study area outfitted with batik fabric wall hangings, dark brown sofas, plush patterned carpets and wood tables. With elegant bedspreads, polished wood panelling and a colour palette incorporating soft creams and browns, bedrooms enjoy a softly sumptuous feel. Large bathrooms are fitted with stand-alone baths and walk-in showers. There is also a separate powder room.
- Marina Bay Suite (62sqm / 667sqf) – Rates From SGD 760
With floor-to-ceiling quadruple glazed windows, these suites not only provide stunning views but also the wonderful luxury of peace and quiet. Overlooking the bay and the city’s dramatic skyline, bedrooms include a choice of a king or twin beds, luxurious bedspreads with an elegantly designed twig motif and a plush, patterned carpet. Accessed via wood doors that can be closed for privacy, the large living room is decorated in a soothingly neutral palette and features cream armchairs and dark wood tables. In addition, guests have use of a private patio, spacious bathroom and guest powder room.
- Premier Suite (140sqm / 1505sqf) – Rates From SGD 2,000
Using a soft, neutral colour palette, our one-bedroom Premier Suites are furnished in a subtle Oriental style, although all are designed slightly differently. Master bedrooms enjoy a luxurious, comfortable feel with a king bed, walk-in wardrobe and selection of furnishings including beautifully designed side tables. Lying adjacent to the bedroom, spacious living rooms offer space in which to relax with sofas, coffee tables and an intimate dining area. Equally enticing are the generously sized granite bathrooms, which are equipped with walk-in showers, stand-alone baths and elegant vanity areas. In addition, each suite has a guest powder room. Two suites also have private balconies and small kitchens.
- Oriental Suite (140sqm / 1505sqf) – Rates From SGD 3,900
This exclusive one-bedroom suite enjoys a lavish, yet comfortable feel akin to a private residential apartment. Decorated in shades of cream and brown with vibrant splashes of colour in the form of silk cushions and bright flowers, the suite has plush carpet and floor-to-ceiling windows throughout. Overlooking the glittering city skyline, the elegant master bedroom has a king bed, walk-in wardrobe and private balcony. Adjoining this is a large living room with a sofa, armchairs, selection of occasional tables and its own balcony. Separated from the living room by an elegant wood panel, there is dining room with space for eight guests, serviced by an adjacent pantry. The sumptuous glass-enclosed bathroom offers a large bath, walk-in shower and elegant vanity area. The suite also enjoys the benefit of a guest powder room.
- Mandarin Suite (242sqm / 2605sqf) – Rates From SGD 5,500
Combining contemporary style with delicate Oriental touches, this spacious suite is the finest in the hotel. From the plush white carpet to the fine silk furnishings and oversized bathtubs, every little detail is an emblem of elegance. Both of the suite’s spacious bedrooms offer king beds and wonderful views of the city, while the master bedroom also has its own private balcony. Two bathrooms offer space to relax with walk-in showers and stand-alone baths. With elegant touches such as Asian figurines and artwork, the suite’s décor highlights both our Oriental heritage and the hotel’s location. In the spacious living room, guests can relax on a sofa or armchairs, enjoy views from a private balcony or make use of a study area. Ideal for entertaining, there is also a kitchen, two guest powder rooms and a dining area with room for eight guests.
Mandarin Oriental Singapore Hotel is a perfect choice to spend some days in the most central side of Singapore, with a luxury top quality service, experienced customer service and extreme comfort. I’m sure you will have a great time like I did at this great resort.
Mandarin Oriental Singapore Website: http://www.mandarinoriental.com/singapore