Swissotel The Stamford

Singapore, Singapore

83%
11.9 K reviews
Very good wellness hotel. Close to MRT. Located near shopping areas and has easy access to public transportation.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Radio
    • Safe
    • Internet Access
    • King-size Bed
    • 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
    • Lunch Buffet
    • Evening Buffet
    • à la carte Dinner
    • Breakfast Buffet
    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
    95%
    "Great location"

    Location was amazing and convenient. Amazing views over the business districts. Amazing shopping centre.

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

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  • Service
    88%
    "Fantastic service"

    In Room Dining exceeded my expectation. Hotel facilities and staff were exemplary. In-room dining service is superb.

    "Great, friendly wait staff and housekeeping." "Well-managed with a nice reception and professional service, particularly at the bar." "Great concierge service." "Room service is perfect." "Booking process is sufficient." "Great hotel security." "Laundry service can be improved." "Great valet service."

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  • Wellness Area
    84%
    "Great wellness & sports facilities"

    Fabulous fitness center. Wonderful spa facilities. Amazing gym and pool.

    "Awesome wellness and fitness areas."

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  • Food
    81%
    "Delicious food"

    Excellent drinks/buffet food. Food incredibly delicious and well presented. Café for breakfast was excellent.

    "Okay dining and restaurant prices, with a good menu and tasty food." "Great snacks, side dishes and fruits and desserts." "No good fish & seafood."

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  • Breakfast
    76%
    "Tasty breakfast"

    The breakfast buffet was delicious. The children loved the breakfast buffet. My mom loved breakfast.

    "Tasty yet pricey breakfasts."

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  • Room
    63%
    "Room is all right"

    Carpet was stained and wet. Bed linen were tired and stained. Blanket is very dirty.

    "Okay beds and somewhat clean, big rooms with excellent views." "Inadequate minibars in older, poorly-maintained rooms." "Insufficiently clean bathrooms and subpar kitchenettes." "Substandard furniture with poor A/C, TV's and balconies." "Shower can be a problem."

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  • Value for money
    60%
    "Fairly good value for money"

    Internet free and worked wonderfully. Was charged a full price. Alternative was of great benefit.

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

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  • Amenities
    50%
    "Ordinary amenities"

    Decoration seemed a bit worn out. Lift is horrible experience. Hotel facilities are very dirty.

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

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  • WiFi
    48%
    "Complaints about WiFi"

    No USB charging ports. No internet connection in areas of the pool. Paid for wifi.

    "Wifi quality could be improved." "Internet is affordable."

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  • Vibe
    40%
    "Vibe is not too good"

    Hotel room are so outdated. Hair dryer is very old and did not work well. Outdated room interior.

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

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