Bored with the same old established hotel chains? Here’s an alternative that you might want to consider the next time you are looking for a stay. And that alternative in question happens to be boutique hotels, each of which features its own unique designs and yes, they are cheaper too by comparison! That being said, here are the Top 10 Boutique Hotels in Singapore!
1) Quincy Hotel
Winner of 2020 Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Best of the Best Award, there’s lots to love about this hotel. They pride themselves in offering their guests the best and utmost comfortable stay possible, which includes all-day light refreshments, Saturday movie nights by the pool and the art-jamming session of Qool Weekend Staycation. The latter is particularly suitable for couples who want to experience rewarding activities together. It feels just like home at their contemporary studio room, complete with a comfy king-sized bed as well as a 42-inch LCD cable TV, free WiFi and even a complimentary minibar. They have two types of rooms available, including Studio Room and Studio Deluxe Room, where the latter has a Nespresso machine with complimentary capsules.
2) Lloyd’s Inn
Lloyd’s Inn offers the best of both worlds, beginning with its beautifully minimalist design and architecture that complements well with its serene environment. The clutter-free look of this hotel offers the kind of tranquillity that would make any guest feel all relaxed and cosy. Lloyd’s Inn houses 34 rooms in total, with eight room types to choose from. They have several facilities you can enjoy, whether with your friends or family, including the likes of an outdoor pantry, a roof terrace and a dipping pool overlooking the tropical foliage.
3) The Pod Boutique Capsule Hotel
Not your average boutique hotel but more of a capsule-style stay, The Pod Boutique Capsule Hotel is charmingly simple and above all, budget-friendly. Suitable for backpackers and travellers who just want a place to crash in, The Pod Boutique Capsule Hotel consists of a few different pod suites available. They have mixed shared rooms with either front entry or side entry single pods. But if you prefer more privacy, you can pick the Single Pod or Queen Pod Suites. Female-only shared rooms are also available. Guests can expect the likes of comfortable beds & duvets, personal reading lights as well as complimentary WiFi and breakfast.
4) The Great Madras
With eclectic decor and fashionably hip designs from the rooms to the tropical wallpaper-lined reception area, it’s certainly something out of the ordinary at The Great Madras. It operates as both hostel and hotel, where the former offers a co-living space equipped with king-sized beds and sliding doors for added privacy. But if you prefer a room, they have different choices available, such as the spacious Deluxe Room and The Courtyard Room, complete with a courtyard and a balcony for your own personal retreat.
5) The Scarlet Singapore
Strategically located within the tourist-friendly district of Chinatown, every room in The Scarlet Singapore features chic-looking decor with a minibar, custom pillow menu and complimentary WiFi. You can also enjoy the comfort of an outdoor jacuzzi or make use of their 24-hour gym. Fancy a gastronomic adventure? Savour the hotel’s omakase-style Japanese cuisine at Mei I Sushi or simply stroll around the neighbourhood for the likes of hawker centres, hipster cafes and watering holes.
6) Hmlet Cantonment
Here’s an Instagram-worthy co-living residence that makes your stay both a unique and pleasant experience. They have six different room types in total, each of which is custom-designed and well-equipped with all the essential amenities. Expect the likes of a comfy queen-sized bed, a mounted 40-inch smart TV and complimentary high-speed WiFi to keep you connected. Hmlet Cantonment is also ideal for those who prefer a staycation trip, given its varieties of facilities available such as a lounge area, a yoga studio as well as a plunge pool and an outdoor deck.
7) Naumi Hotel
Naumi Hotel combines luxury and comfort, complete with elegantly-designed rooms looking like they were materialised straight out from a Pinterest board. Pick one of their 6 different room types, with two of them being the Coco Chanel and Andy Warhol-style interiors. Apart from that, you can make use of their 24-hour fitness room or enjoy a relaxing dip at the infinity pool overlooking the Singapore skyline.
8) The Sultan
Beyond the well-preserved traditional 1900s shophouses lies an elegant-looking boutique hotel, complete with four different rooms available such as the cosy Attic Room and the luxurious Signature Sultan Room. Enjoy amenities like high-speed WiFi, a flatscreen cable television and a well-stocked minibar. And if you are feeling hungry, you might want to check out the One Bowl Restaurant & Bar behind the lobby of The Sultan. Here, you can savour home-cooked Singapore dishes ranging from crispy prawn rolls to char siew noodles.
9) Venue Hotel
If you prefer someplace quiet that located a little further away from the city, consider booking a stay at Venue Hotel. The hotel boasts an old-school charm of a well-preserved heritage building from the outside and upon stepping in, it’s a whole new world altogether — there’s a contemporary and stylish reception area as well as fashionably chic rooms bordered with vibrant-coloured walls. Each room comes equipped with free WiFi, a 40-inch LED cable TV and a mini-fridge.
10) M Social Hotel
Fancy a stay at a boutique hotel like no other? You might want to put M Social Hotel on your list! The hotel is, of course, notable for its one-of-a-kind eclectic design by the renowned Philippe Starck. They have more than 293 rooms available, where you can choose to stay at the alcove or the loft-style room. Various amenities are aplenty here, covering everything from a free high-speed WiFi to the autonomous staff members nicknamed AUSCA and AURA and an outdoor swimming pool. Get to know other travellers and make new friends at the open communal spaces or enjoy a workout session at the fitness centre.
That’s not all! More Top 10s in Singapore are waiting to be discovered!
The compilation of this list was made from accumulation of Public Votes at TallyPress.com.