Swissotel The Stamford

Singapore, Singapore

85%
8.3 K reviews
Very good wellness hotel. Close to MRT. Great location.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Radio
    • Safe
    • Internet Access
    • King-size Bed
    • Lounge
    • Double Bed
    • Bathroom
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Minibar
    • Bathtub
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Fridge
    • Carpeting
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
    • Balcony/Terrace
  • Facility
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Hairdresser
    • Café
    • Restaurant(s) with a smoking section
    • Currency Exchange
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Pub(s)
    • Elevators
    • Restaurant(s) with air conditioning
    • Laundry Service
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
    • Shops
    • Medical Assistance
    • Restaurant(s) with high-chairs
    • Nightclub
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
    • Small supermarket
    • Public Internet Access
  • Food
    • à la carte Lunch
    • Breakfast Served
    • Half Board
    • Lunch Buffet
    • Evening Buffet
    • à la carte Dinner
    • Breakfast Buffet
    • Full Board
    Activities
    • Children's Pool
    • Lounge Chairs
    • Jacuzzi
    • Outdoor Pool(s)
    • Aerobics
    • Steam bath
    • Sauna
    • Tennis
    • Pool bar
    • Number of Pools
    • Massage
2 Stamford Road 178882 Singapore
0.7 mi to downtown

Location

The hotel complex is located at the heart of Singapore’s business and cultural centre where the city’s historic past as well as many different shopping venues may be explored. The hotel is situated above one of the major stations (City Hall Station) in the Mass Rapid Transit (subway) system and is part of Raffles City complex comprising 2 hotels, a convention centre, shopping centre and office tower. It is just 5 to 10 minutes walk to popular attractions such as CHIJMES, the Esplanade Theatre on the Bay, Merlion Walk, the National Art Museum and the Suntec City Convention Centre and Exhibition Hall. The airport is around 20 minutes away.

Facilities

The hotel was built in 1982. Guests are welcomed at the accommodation, which has a total of 1261 rooms. The upper floors of the establishment can be accessed by lift. Amenities include a safe and a currency exchange service. Wireless internet access is available to travellers in the public areas. Among the culinary options available at the hotel are a restaurant, a dining area, a café, a bar and a pub. Various shops are available, including a supermarket. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the accommodation for a fee. Additional services include medical assistance, translation services, room service, a laundry service and a hairdresser.

Rooms

Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning and a bathroom. The standard amenities of most rooms include a balcony. Many rooms feature a sea view, which further enhances the ambience. The carpeted rooms feature a double bed or a king-size bed. A safe, a minibar and a desk are also available. Additional features include a fridge, a mini fridge and a tea/coffee station. An ironing set is also available for guests' convenience. Little extras, including internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio and WiFi (no extra charge), contribute to a great stay. Among the amenities provided in the rooms are slippers and a daily paper. The bathrooms are fitted with a shower and a bathtub. A hairdryer and bathrobes are provided for everyday use. The establishment offers non-smoking rooms.

Sports/Entertainment

The hotel features an outdoor pool and a children's pool. Sun loungers and parasols are ideal for relaxation. The hot tub is the perfect place to relax. The poolside bar serves a selection of refreshing drinks. Travellers also have a choice of yoga and aerobics, or for a fee, a gym. The accommodation offers various wellness options, including a spa, a steam bath, a beauty salon and hydrotherapy applications, or for a fee, a sauna and massage treatments. A disco and a nightclub are among the available leisure options.

Meals

Catering options available at the establishment include half board and full board. Available meals include breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Payment

The following credit cards are accepted at the hotel: American Express, VISA, Diners Club, JCB and MasterCard.

Ratings

  • Location
    97%
    "Great location"

    Location is superb. Amazing shopping centre. Excellent location and room.

    "Great location." "Great shopping at the nearby city centre, and close to the beach." "Accessible by car, but parking is costly." "Near public transport, airport, and train station." "Excellent sightseeing, restaurants and bars nearby."

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  • Wellness Area
    91%
    "Great wellness & sports facilities"

    Excellent fitness facilities. Excellent gym facilities. Excellent physical facilities.

    "Awesome wellness and fitness areas."

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  • Food
    89%
    "Delicious food"

    Excellent club sandwiches. Beautiful birthday cake. Excellent food court.

    "Okay dining and restaurant prices, with a good menu and tasty food." "Great snacks, side dishes and fruits and desserts."

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  • Bar and Beverages
    88%
    "Bar is awesome"

    Cocktail spread. Happy hour for free. Free lounge service.

    "Great, affordable bar with good drinks."

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  • Service
    86%
    "Fantastic service"

    Delicious wedding dinner. Excellent in room dining. Staff were amazing.

    "Poorly-managed but friendly service, especially at the restaurant." "Great, professional service from reception and housekeeping." "Booking process should be better organized." "Room service is average." "Great concierge service." "Hotel security can be an issue." "Recreation staff is nice."

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  • Breakfast
    73%
    "Tasty breakfast"

    Excellent Sunday Brunch. Great for breakfast. Fantastic breakfast buffet.

    "Tasty yet pricey breakfasts."

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  • Room
    67%
    "Room is all right"

    Superb bay view rooms. Carpet very old. Bathtub was clogged.

    "Big rooms with great beds and views, acceptably clean." "Ill-maintained, older rooms with poorly reviewed balconies." "Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms." "Guests complained about kitchenettes, minibars, TV's, and A/C." "Shower can be a problem."

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  • Cleanliness
    64%
    "Quite clean"

    Spotless facilities. Everything clean. Carpet scruffy.

    "Rooms and pool area moderately clean but bathrooms are poorly cleaned." "Moderately clean hotel facilities."

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  • Value for money
    63%
    "Fairly good value for money"

    Premium rate. Free lounge service. Expensive in-room dining.

    "Fairly good value for money." "Internet is affordable." "High priced breakfast." "Normally priced food." "Affordable beverage prices."

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  • WiFi
    55%
    "Regular internet service"

    Free WiFi access. Provided free wifi. Poor WiFi.

    "WiFi is decent and okay-priced." "Wifi quality could be improved."

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  • Amenities
    51%
    "Ordinary amenities"

    Excellent executive lounge. Excellent facilities. Modern decor of the hotel.

    "Outdated facilities with a decent entrance area." "Elevator in need of updating." "Great hotel grounds and outdoor sports facilities." "Architecture not so nice." "Good meeting & event facilities." "Awesome terrace."

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  • Vibe
    31%
    "Vibe is not too good"

    Loud music. Outdated 5* hotel. Carpet very old.

    "Atmosphere is friendly but the vibe is low." "Hotel could use some updating." "Luxurious Hotel." "Hotel could be more stylish." "Entrance area is ok." "Great for a wellness holiday." "Good for business people." "Luxury hotel."

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