Caroline Clements

New Majestic Hotel

Singapore

by: Caroline Clements

  • Why

    Food research and exploration.

  • When

    June 2014

  • Who

    Me and my food research partner.

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Highs + Lows

  • Excellent location.

  • Every room is unique and has its own story - each is designed by a different designer or artist.

  • The breakfast room on the ground floor has cool views into the pool on level 2.

  • Great bookshop in the hotel foyer.

  • No room service.

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  • Website

  • Life Changing

  • Environmental Consciousness

  • Overall Value

  • Night's Sleep

  • Service

  • Amenities

  • Stealable Stuff

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Important Bits

  • Type

    Quirky boutique design hotel.

  • Vibe

    Cool urban design with quirky local touches.

  • Location

    Very centrally located in China Town and near the trendy Tiong Bahru area.

  • Rooms

    30

  • Music

    Downbeat electronica.

  • Year Opened

    The hotel was built in 1928 (so it is a heritage building), and it was restored and reopened in 2003.

  • Designed By

    Colin Seah from Ministry of Design who collaborated with 14 different artists on various parts of the hotel.

  • Pool/Gym

    Yes, both.

  • Restaurant

    Yes. Majestic Restaurant serves modern Cantonese cuisine and Singaporean wine.

  • Bar

    No

  • Minibar

    A couple of beers, soft drinks and some nuts.

  • Wifi

    Yes, it's free.

  • Children

    Are welcome.

  • Price

    Mid-range to standard for an inner-city boutique hotel.

In the Area

Have breakfast at this local hawker market and then pick up a fresh juice, then order chicken rice, egg roti, nasi goring or lor mee from one of the many food vendors.

Maxwell Road Hawker Centre

Maxwell Road Hawker Centre, 1 Kadayanallur St, Singapore 069184, Singapore

Have breakfast at this local hawker market and then pick up a fresh juice, then order chicken rice, egg roti, nasi goring or lor mee from one of the many food vendors.

This Michelin-starred restaurant is located next door to the hotel.

Restaurant Andre

Andre, 41 Bukit Pasoh Rd, Singapore 089855

This Michelin-starred restaurant is located next door to the hotel.

the library is a secret cocktail bar nearby; great for late night drinking and located next to The Study on Keong Saik Road. Visit their Facebook page to find out the daily changing password that you need to enter.

The Library

The Library, 47 Keong Saik Rd, Singapore

the library is a secret cocktail bar nearby; great for late night drinking and located next to The Study on Keong Saik Road. Visit their Facebook page to find out the daily changing password that you need to enter.

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New Majestic Hotel

New Majestic Hotel, 31–37 Bukit Pasoh Road, Singapore 089845

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