October 1, 2012
Singapore's most iconic hotel, Raffles Celebrates its 125th Birthday
The iconic Raffles Hotel Singapore is celebrates its 125 Birthday, a fantastic achievement for one of the globes most iconic hotels. Immortalized in the novels of Somerset Maugham and Rudyard Kipling, Raffles Hotel, Singapore’s colonial-styled architecture and lush tropical gardens exude an atmosphere of timeless elegance.
The royal party of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge recently stayed here and in its time it has hosted royalty, poets, movie stars, writers, the famous and the infamous – and has seduced the hearts and minds of thousands more. It is ideally located for those wishing to explore Singapore’s sights, culture and retail opportunities with the Raffles Arcade hosting a fine selection of elegant international brands including Tiffany and Co. and Louis Vuitton. It is grand without being forbidding, which is why it is loved by all. Don’t forget to try a legendary Singapore Sling in the Long bar.