If you’re planning to visit Singapore and you’re looking for ideas on where to stay, here are 25 hotels in Singapore that are worth considering in 2022.
These 25 hotels won Tripadvisor’s 2022 Travellers’ Choice Best of the Best Award because they received highest ratings over 12-month period, from 1 January to 31 December 2021.
Now, let’s start the countdown of best hotels from Number 25.
The Scarlet Singapore is a luxury boutique hotel located right between Chinatown and Tanjong Pagar. This 4-star hotel is just steps away from Maxwell Food Centre (where you can nom the legendary Tian Tian Hainanese Chicken Rice), Singapore City Gallery (where you can see a miniature of Singapore) and Chinatown Street Market.
Scarlet Singapore comprises 13 shophouses that were built in 1868 and the vintage Art Deco building which was built in 1924. It has 4 types of rooms and 5 types of suites. All in all, Scarlet is perfect for people who love the idea of staying in a conservation building and want to be in the town center.
Shangri-La Singapore needs no further introduction. This 5-star hotel is a beloved hotel by many families and couples. There are 792 luxurious rooms and suites spanning 3 distinct wings, namely the contemporary Tower Wing, the tranquil Garden Wing, and the luxurious Valley Wing.
Located at Orange Grove Road, Shangri-La is a 5-min drive away from the bustling street of Orchard Road. If you’re taking public transport, the nearest bus stop is about 8-min walk away. Shangri-La is perfect for people looking for a resort vibe in the city.
Pan Pacific is a 5-star hotel located in Marina Bay precinct. If you love scenic views from a hotel room, go for the Harbor Studio, Pacific Club Harbor Room or Pacific Club Harbor Studio which boast a great view of Marina Bay. These rooms are usually in high demand on New Year’s Eve because you can watch fireworks from the comfort of your room.
Village Hotel Katong is a 4-star hotel located at Marine Parade. There are 7 types of rooms, ranging from 29sqm to 55sqm. The East Coast Park is just 1km walk away from the hotel. Meanwhile, the iconic Peranakan houses at Joo Chiat is also 1km from the hotel.
Given its location which is pretty far from the city center, Village Hotel Katong is a great choice for people who don’t want to see concrete jungle when on vacation.
Also located in Marina Bay precinct is Conrad Centennial Singapore, a 5-star hotel that’s within walking distance from Suntec City, Esplanade, Singapore Flyer, Marina Bay Sands and ArtScience Museum. There are 2 main views at Conrad rooms: Suntec City and the Fountain of Wealth, or Marina Bay area (but blocked by Pan Pacific).
If you’re keen to learn more, I had previously written a review of Conrad Centennial Singapore. In short, I like the hotel and I especially like the bear. I think it’s perfect for people who love to be near Marina Bay area.
If you love the luxury resort living and secluded island vibe, you’ll probably love Hotel W at Sentosa Cove. This 5-star hotel has 240 rooms with bold interiors. The star of the hotel is probably the super huge swimming pool that’s open 24 hours a day.
If you haven’t heard about Sentosa Cove before, it’s an enclave where the ultra rich lives. So, your daily view around the hotel will include the open sea, the yacht marina as well as luxury apartments and houses.
The Ritz-Carlton Millenia Singapore has 2 main views: Kallang and Marina. If you love unobstructed view of Marina Bay area, you’ll fall head over heels with the Marina view, because you’ll have sweeping view overlooking The Float, Merlion, Skyscrapers at Raffles Place, Marina Bay Financial Center and Marina Bay Sands.
It is also a wonderful place to watch fireworks on New Year’s Eve or National Day. Unobstructed views are hard to come by in a city this dense, so if your priority is to have unobstructed view of Marina Bay precinct, this is one of the hotels to consider.
Luxurious, close to nature and walking distance to best attractions in Singapore. These are the 3 words that best describe Equarius Hotel at Resort World Sentosa. The rooms boast view of rainforest canopy or the bustling Harbourfront area.
Equarius hotel is just steps away from Universal Studios Singapore, Adventure Cove and various attractions at Sentosa Island. It’s a great option for people who are planning to visit USS or Sentosa.
Built in 1900, Goodwood Park Hotel is one of Singapore‘s National Monuments due to its rich history, from being a clubhouse for the German community in the 1900s, a restaurant-entertainment venue in 1920s, a Japanese HQ during WWII, and finally a proper hotel that it is today.
Located on Scoots Road, near Orchard Road, Goodwood Park is perfect for people who treasure history and adore vintage vibes. You can read my review of Goodwood Park Hotel.
Park Regis Singapore is a 4-star hotel located just 250m from Clarke Quay MRT Station. From the hotel, you can easily walk to the restaurants and bars at Clarke Quay, Robertson Quay or Boat Quay. The Singapore River Cruise jetty is also located nearby. And Chinatown is just a 15-min walk away.
The rooms at Park Regis are all fitted with floor-to-ceiling windows which gives plenty of natural light. One thing to note though, is that the shower and toilet are in separate cubicles, which may be undesirable by some people.
Fraser Place Robertson Walk is a 4-star hotel luxurious serviced apartment located at Roberson Walk, which is along the Singapore River, just upstream of Clarke Quay. Fraser Place is just 500m (6-min walk) from Fort Canning MRT Station, and 1.5km (15-min walk) from Clarke Quay.
Fraser Place Robertson Walk offers fully furnished 1 to 3-bedroom apartments. Each apartment comes with a kitchen, washer/dryer, living room, dining room, en-suite bathroom with bath tub, and balcony. There’s a free daily 1-way shuttle that bring guests to Orchard Road and Suntec City. For those who just want to chill, there’s an outdoor pool, gym, steam room, sauna and BBQ pits.
Sheraton Towers Singapore is a 5-star hotel located on Scotts Road near Newton MRT Station. The Orchard Road shopping paradise is 15-min walk away, or a 2-stop bus ride away. You can choose whether you want city view or pool view. Some rooms even have outdoor terrace.
Located right above Farrer Park MRT Station at Little India precinct, One Farrer Hotel offers 249 chic contemporary rooms, studios, apartments, suites and villas spanning over 20 levels. One Farrer Hotel comprises of 3 hotels within a hotel, namely Mint Hotel, Loft Apartments and Skyline Studios & Sky Villas.
The hotel is 400m (5-min walk) from the 24-hour Mustafa Centre and 250m (3-min walk) from City Square Mall. One Farrer Hotel is perfect for people who want a modern room in a heritage district.
The Capitol Kempinski Hotel Singapore was open in 2018 after years of restoration of the neoclassical-style Capitol Building (1930) and Venetian Renaissance-style Stamford House (1904). This 5-star hotel offers 155 contemporary rooms of which design still resonate with the buildings’ colonial art deco and Victorian aesthetics.
Located right next to City Hall MRT Station, Capitol Kempinski has great accessibility to and from many parts of Singapore. One thing not to be missed is the Sunday Brunch at 15 Stamford Road by Alvin Leung.
Oasia Hotel Novena is a 4-star hotel located right above Novena MRT Station. Even though it is not exactly near any attractions, there is a direct bus from Novena to Orchard Road and the CBD.
Oasia Hotel Novena is right next to Novena Medical Centre, Novena Specialist Centre and within walking distance from Tan Tock Seng Hospital, and various healthcare institution, making it the perfect hotel choice in medial tourism industry.
Crockfords Tower is an all-suite hotel, that means, there are no normal rooms. All of the suites are furnished with custom-designed furniture, steam room and oversized bathtub.
Located at Resort World Sentosa, Crockfords Tower is just a walking distance from major attractions, such as Universal Studios Singapore, Adventure Cove and S.E.A Aquarium.
Located right in the middle of CBD (Central Business District), Oakwood Premier AMTD is a 5-star hotel and serviced apartment that offers 268 modern furnished apartments. It has an infinity pool at 7th storey with a view of the surrounding buildings.
Oakwood is just 300m (3-min walk) from Tanjong Pagar MRT, 550m (7-min walk) from Singapore City Gallery, and 500m (6-min walk) from Amoy Street Food Centre.
Raffles Hotel is one of Singapore’s national museum and also the birthplace of the iconic drink Singapore Sling. Opened in 1887, Raffles was seen as a haven for world travelers. Recently renovated in 2019, today’s Raffles Hotel features 115 suites with bespoke furnishing and smart technology.
In terms of location, Raffles Hotel is 250m (3-min walk) from National Library, 350m (5-min walk) from City Hall MRT Station, 850m (11-min walk) from Suntec City and 1.2km (15-min walk) from Clarke Quay.
Opened in 2017, the InterContinental Singapore Hotel at Robertson Quay is fairly new compared to its sister hotel in Bugis. This compact luxurious hotel is located right by the Singapore River, in the expat enclave of Robertson Quay, which is just a few hundreds of meters away from the bustling Clarke Quay.
If you prefer a room with river view, go for the King Bed Classic Riverview, King Classic Riverview, King Bed Junior Suite and King Bed Penthouse Suite.
Four Seasons Hotel Singapore is a 5-star hotel located along Orchard Boulevard. It is perfect for people who are planning to spend most of the time at Orchard and its surrounding. Opened in the 1990s, Four Seasons may be overlooked due to its dated façade and facilities. Fret not because all the rooms were nicely renovated in 2018, and they come in huge sizes (at least 49sqm) and furnished with modern furniture.
The hotel is a 6-min walk (400m) away from Orchard MRT Station. In terms of facilities, there are 2 swimming pools, an outdoor jacuzzi, gym, spa and an indoor tennis court.
Located at Tanglin, the 5-star hotel Regent Singapore is 3-min drive and 7-min bus journey away from Orchard Road. Regent Singapore was built in the 1980s and has underwent several refurbishment along the way, with the latest one in 2019. It is a pet-friendly hotel where fury kids are welcomed in rooms as well as al-fresco area of Dolcetto.
There are 440 rooms and suites at Regent Singapore with views of either city or garden. All the rooms are pretty spacious, with at least 36sqm (or 400sqft). There is a round-shape swimming pool measuring 10m in diameter and 1m-2.1m in depth.
Quincy Hotel Singapore is a 4-star hotel located at Mount Elizabeth Road. It’s just 6-min walk (500m) away from Paragon Shopping Centre, one of the upscale shopping malls on Orchard Road. The hotel caters to guests above 12 years old only, so it’s more suitable for couples or families with older children.
If you’re usually overwhelmed when deciding which room to choose from, you won’t feel the same here, because Quincy only has 2 types of room: Deluxe Room (26 sqm) and Premier Room (32sqm). Both rooms come with free breakfast, lounge access and evening cocktail. Premier Room allows guest to choose 5 free minibar items.
Don’t mistake The Fullerton BAY Hotel with its sister hotel, The Fullerton Hotel, though. While the sister hotel occupies a colonial building built in the 1920s, the Fullerton BAY Hotel is a modern hotel that was completed in 2010. As the name suggests, Fullerton Bay Hotel boasts stunning view of Marina Bay in some of the rooms.
Located right at the heart of Marina Bay, many tourist attractions are within walking distance from the hotel, such as Merlion, Singapore Flyer, Helix Bridge and Gardens by the Bay. One thing you must not miss out here is enjoying the afternoon tea at The Landing Point while taking the impressive view of Marina Bay’s waterfront.
The Barracks Hotel at Sentosa is a 5-star intimate and luxurious hotel located at what was once a British artillery outpost. It is just a 5-min walk (400m) away from Sentosa Express’ Imbiah Station, 11-min walk (800m) away from the Sentosa Station (which is one of the 3 stations of the Mount Faber Line cable car), and 7-min bus ride away from Resort World Sentosa.
Opened in 2019, The Barracks Hotel has only 40 rooms, with 36 Premier Rooms (39 sqm) and 4 Suites (79-89sqm). The 30m long pool surrounded by greeneries gives real tranquility vibes, which you seldom find on mainland. For afternoon tea lovers, don’t miss out the Barracks Champagne Afternoon Tea which comes with 3-tier set of sweet & savoury treats with tea and free-flow bubbly champagne.
Capella Singapore needs no further introduction. It is one of the finest hotels in Singapore and has consistently won many awards throughout the years. Located at the heart of Sentosa Island, Capella’s buildings are restored colonial bungalows dating back to the 1880s.
There are 112 rooms, suites and villas in total, and 30 acres of landscaped grounds. There are 3 swimming pools at Capella, 1 rectangular lap pool and 2 irregularly-shaped pools. Guests also have direct access to Palawan beach. If you want to treat yourself after going through the rough 2 years prior, this is the hotel you should splurge on!
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