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My beloved Raffles Hotel Singapore although I prefer when it was

My beloved Raffles Hotel Singapore although I prefer when it was

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My beloved Raffles Hotel, Singapore (although I prefer when it was run down)

I haven't stayed at the Raffles, but I came here to admire the architecture, shop, and enjoy a Singapore Sling at their really cool Colonial Bar.

Review: Raffles Hotel, Singapore

Established in 1887, Raffles Hotel is often known as the 'grand old lady of Singapore'.

Singapore Sling at Raffles

I have mentioned Raffles in previous posts but I've never actually written about the place and of course the ultimate must do when there, a Singapore Sling ...

The Raffles Hotel opened in 1887 and is now a historic icon of Singapore.

The frontage of Raffles Hotel Singapore

The Raffles Hotel

There's a giant floor-to-ceiling statue of Sir Stamford Raffles on sale. He used to face the road, but has since been moved inside.

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The Raffles Hotel in Singapore is undergoing a revamp, the latest change in its 130

During our last visit to Singapore, we had the pleasure of visiting the very lovely and charming Raffles Hotel. Their approach to hospitably is …

Speaking of championing British events out here, it was a real treat to be a part of the Mousetrap's 60th Anniversary Gala Dinner that took place last week.

Singapore's Beloved Raffles Hotel Is Getting A Massive Renovation

... visit is either in the morning or afternoon and you can stroll along the shops at the hotel and enjoy afternoon tea or breakfast at the Ah Teng Bakery

Raffles Hotel Singapore. The welcome. Although I was ...

When I was little, we had a painting of Raffles Hotel hanging in our entrance hall

The iconic Raffles Hotel in Singapore where you can enjoy a Singapore Sling in the hotel's famous Long Bar. #luxurylobby #lobbyhotel #luxuryhotel

Raffles Hotel Singapore - this hotel is so beautiful. I didn't get to stay here but my president did at the time. I was down the street at the Hilton LOL!

Tiffin Room tea at the Raffles Hotel

Famed for its timeless snazz and clazz, Singapore's Raffles Hotel has stood the test of more than a century, defying the odds of the Great Depression and a ...

Almost 130 years ago the Raffles Hotel Singapore opened its doors to the public as a 10-room hotel and ever since it is renown as a landmark in Singapore.

Photo via Fotopedia

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The Halia @ Raffles Hotel

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... the tradition is to eat the nuts and throw the empty shells on the floor, a strange tradition when littering in Singapore is heavily finned! But great ...

Facade of Raffles Hotel taken in 1921. The hotel opened in 1887 and became known

Raffles Hotel Singapore

That there is a hotel called Raffles Hotel, is about the only thing I knew about Singapore before this year. I knew also that it is traditional to drink ...

The Original Singapore Sling at Raffles Hotel in Singapore | Eurolinguiste

Raffles Hotel. Arguably Singapore's ...

Raffles Hotel Singapore Singapore: Photo Lobby

Raffles Hotel Singapore Behind the Scenes

My final hop off stop was the historic Raffles Hotel, a national monument and celebrating PEKNRTSIN2011 237

Raffles Hotel, Singapore

Love this hotel so much! Very elegant with a long history. Compared to modern motels, I'd prefer this quiet, delicate hotel, but it's very pricy.

High tea and Singapore Slings at the Raffles Hotel should be an item on your to-do list in Singapore. The high tea is pricey but includes the buffet, ...

Palm Court. home · destinations · Asia · Singapore; Raffles Hotel

The legendary Raffles Hotel, Singapore

THE AUSPICIOUS HOUR

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Raffles Hotel Postcard and Cut-out Statue

Hotel Swimming Pool

One neat tidbit we learned during the tour: when the Raffles re-opened after a major reconstruction in 1899, it was the first hotel in Singapore to offer ...

Empire Cafe Address: Raffles Hotel, 2 Stamford Rd, Colonial District, Singapore Pricing: entrees 10-20 SGD

A very good night, with love from Michelle @ Raffles Singapore © Michelle Chaplow

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About the hotel

Tiffin Room tea at the Raffles Hotel

Visiting the raffles Hotel in Singapore as part of your Singapore Tours

Raffles Hotel, Singapore

But the hotel is not immune to wear and tear either, and in 1989, closed for a two year long restoration which cost $160 million.

Raffles Hotel in Singapore in the early years.

THERE'S NO PLACE LIKE HOME

Whilst it could be argued that the Raffles' Long Bar (the home of the Singapore Sling) has become little more than a tacky thing to tick off on the typical ...

I much preferred the indoor space which has a bit more privacy as compared to the alfresco bar area. Plus the Singapore weather is not meant for dining ...

While we couldn't afford to stay at the tony hotel, we could enjoy a meal at one of its many restaurants. We opted for a refined lunch at Empire Cafe, ...

Ascott Raffles Place Singapore

Bar & Billiard Room Raffles Hotel Singapore

Raffles Hotel Singapore added 7 new photos.

What's it like staying in Singapore's oldest hotel?

FEB 4 1972, FEB 20 1972; The bar of the celebrated Raffles Hotel at

Singapore's Beloved Raffles Hotel Is Getting A Massive Renovation - Harper's Bazaar Malaysia

Raffles Hotel, built in 1887, is a colonial styled hotel and is also one of the most famous hotel not only in Singapore but also the world, judging from the ...

Today it is more of a mall (and a strangely quiet one at that) than a hotel, but peering around one can still catch a glimpse, every so often, of the ...

Raffles Hotel Singapore: Raffles

Raffles Hotel Singapore, Marina - City Centre

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A doorman at the entrance to Raffles Singapore, as imagined by Luke Edward Hall

Raffles Singapore Review

For a limited time only, Longbar's Steakhouse is running a Tomahawk Steak Special, where the restaurant has specially flown in the grain-fed tomahawk from ...

Raffles Hotel Singapore view above the lobby

Raffles Hotel, Singapore

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Raffles Hotel [1] on Beach Road is undoubtedly an icon. I love the place. I am sure many Singaporeans are fond of the place too.

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The Marina Bay Hotel in Singapore. Love the ship on top which holds the bar

A TALE OF TWO CITIES

The Original Singapore Sling at Raffles Hotel in Singapore | Eurolinguiste

Tan Ker Lee, Assistant Director of Housekeeping, interviewed me in a room filled with at least ten interviews going on concurrently. I was 23 years old and ...

I would love to try and describe this in my own words but I couldn't do it justice and I couldn't agree more. Raffles Hotel Raffles Hotel

... Business - Raffles Singapore-Closed for Restoration until second half 2018

“Prime steaks for the distinguished” Long bar steakhouse restaurant raffles

Raffles Hotel is a beautifully colonial looking building, lovely to wander around and soak up the atmosphere and like all hotels in Singapore seem too has ...

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The Raffles Hotel in Singapore

Like many of its kind would have hoped to grow big and tall - perhaps one day standing proudly with a trunk spanning one metre across and reaching a grand ...

My beloved Raffles Hotel, Singapore (although I prefer when it was run down)

I haven't stayed at the Raffles, but I came here to admire the architecture, shop, and enjoy a Singapore Sling at their really cool Colonial Bar.

Review: Raffles Hotel, Singapore

Singapore Sling at Raffles

Established in 1887, Raffles Hotel is often known as the 'grand old lady of Singapore'.

The Raffles Hotel opened in 1887 and is now a historic icon of Singapore.

There's a giant floor-to-ceiling statue of Sir Stamford Raffles on sale. He used to face the road, but has since been moved inside.

raffles singapore review iconic hotel

Raffles Hotel Singapore - this hotel is so beautiful. I didn't get to stay here but my president did at the time. I was down the street at the Hilton LOL!

The Raffles Hotel in Singapore is undergoing a revamp, the latest change in its 130

The iconic Raffles Hotel in Singapore where you can enjoy a Singapore Sling in the hotel's famous Long Bar. #luxurylobby #lobbyhotel #luxuryhotel

Raffles Hotel Singapore. The welcome. Although I was ...

When I was little, we had a painting of Raffles Hotel hanging in our entrance hall

Fullerton vs Raffles

... visit is either in the morning or afternoon and you can stroll along the shops at the hotel and enjoy afternoon tea or breakfast at the Ah Teng Bakery

Singapore's Beloved Raffles Hotel Is Getting A Massive Renovation

Photo via Fotopedia

Almost 130 years ago the Raffles Hotel Singapore opened its doors to the public as a 10-room hotel and ever since it is renown as a landmark in Singapore.

Speaking of championing British events out here, it was a real treat to be a part of the Mousetrap's 60th Anniversary Gala Dinner that took place last week.

That there is a hotel called Raffles Hotel, is about the only thing I knew about Singapore before this year. I knew also that it is traditional to drink ...

Recommended for:Luxury TravellersAdventure Travellers

Tiffin Room tea at the Raffles Hotel

Facade of Raffles Hotel taken in 1921. The hotel opened in 1887 and became known

~ Great Hotels part 2 ~ The RAFFLES Hotel ~ - SkyscraperCity

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Raffles Hotel Singapore

I have mentioned Raffles in previous posts but I've never actually written about the place and of course the ultimate must do when there, a Singapore Sling ...

The Original Singapore Sling at Raffles Hotel in Singapore | Eurolinguiste

Hallways Raffles Hotel, Singapore. Something like this would be great off the halls.

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Raffles Hotel, Singapore - the grand old dame

Main entrance to the iconic and legendary Raffles Hotel in Singapore.

Raffles Hotel, Singapore

THE AUSPICIOUS HOUR

High tea and Singapore Slings at the Raffles Hotel should be an item on your to-do list in Singapore. The high tea is pricey but includes the buffet, ...

Palm Court. home · destinations · Asia · Singapore; Raffles Hotel

Raffles Hotel Singapore Behind the Scenes

The legendary Raffles Hotel, Singapore

Raffles Hotel Jakarta Reception 1G7A4394-2

For a limited time only, Longbar's Steakhouse is running a Tomahawk Steak Special, where the restaurant has specially flown in the grain-fed tomahawk from ...

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One neat tidbit we learned during the tour: when the Raffles re-opened after a major reconstruction in 1899, it was the first hotel in Singapore to offer ...

Hotel Swimming Pool

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Raffles Hotel Singapore Old Facade copy

raffles hotel indian doorman costume

A very good night, with love from Michelle @ Raffles Singapore © Michelle Chaplow

Tiffin Room tea at the Raffles Hotel

Raffles Hotel. Arguably Singapore's ...

Visiting the raffles Hotel in Singapore as part of your Singapore Tours

But the hotel is not immune to wear and tear either, and in 1989, closed for a two year long restoration which cost $160 million.

... girls' school in Singapore (1842), now called St. Margaret's. It was founded by Maria (Tarn) Dyer, the missionary wife of Samuel Dyer.

What's it like staying in Singapore's oldest hotel?

I much preferred the indoor space which has a bit more privacy as compared to the alfresco bar area. Plus the Singapore weather is not meant for dining ...

Ascott Raffles Place Singapore

Best Hotel Deals at Raffles Hotel Singapore!

I would love to try and describe this in my own words but I couldn't do it justice and I couldn't agree more. Raffles Hotel Raffles Hotel

Bar & Billiard Room Raffles Hotel Singapore

Like many of its kind would have hoped to grow big and tall - perhaps one day standing proudly with a trunk spanning one metre across and reaching a grand ...

Raffles Singapore

Raffles Hotel Singapore Behind the Scenes

Beautiful charming hotel. Reminds me of Raffles Hotel in Singapore - Picture of Galle Face Hotel Colombo, Colombo - TripAdvisor

Raffles Hotel Singapore, Marina - City Centre

Raffles Hotel View 1

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The Raffles Story: Back to the Grand Old Lady of Singapore | How To Spend It

The list of royalty, presidents, movie stars, singers, and writers continued. Jimmy Buffett had stayed there. The Prime Minister of Greece, Bill Clinton, ...

Raffles Hotel Singapore view above the lobby

Raffles Hotel in Singapore in the early years.

Raffles Hotel, Singapore

A TALE OF TWO CITIES

... Business - Raffles Singapore-Closed for Restoration until second half 2018

The Marina Bay Hotel in Singapore. Love the ship on top which holds the bar

Tan Ker Lee, Assistant Director of Housekeeping, interviewed me in a room filled with at least ten interviews going on concurrently. I was 23 years old and ...

Raffles Hotel

The Raffles Hotel in Singapore

“Prime steaks for the distinguished” Long bar steakhouse restaurant raffles

The Food – I seriously think eating might be Singapore's unofficial national sport. It is incredible how at any time of the day, be it 9am or 3am I see ...

Opened in 1899, Raffles is one of the oldest and most desirable hotels in the world today. This spectacular hotel has won more than 25 awards since it's ...

Here we are in the most famous hotel in Singapore, in the Tiffin Room. That's a Singapore Sling, the real thing this time, in a glass with the Raffles logo ...

Raffles Hotel Singapore

My Australian hosts who lived in Kuala Lumpur couldn't say enough good things about Singapore and loved ...

Singapore's Raffles Hotel

The Raffles Hotel, Singapore

Along the streets of China Town, Kampong Glam and Little India, there are quaint 'shop houses'. We saw this beautifully renovated one, overshadowed by the ...

Courtyard Suite - Guestroom Raffles Singapore

A Weekend at The Raffles Hotel, Singapore

The colonial style lobby at Raffles Hotel Singapore.

the singapore sling at the long bar inside the raffles hotel in singapore

Raffles Hotel Singapore - 130th Anniversary postcard

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