15 Kramat Road Singapore, 228750 SG
Singapore: Orchard road and Scotts road
86 rooms, 7 floors
Although outdated in design, the hotel provides excellent location for those who want to be in the heart of the shopping district of Orchard Road. sg 0907LocationLocated on Kramat Lane, the hotel is within 50 meters of Orchard Road. Within the immediate vicinity is the Istana or the Presidential Palace and the Le Meridien and Grand Central Hotels. The popular shopping mall, Centrepoint, is within a 5 minutes walk.Distance20 kms to the nearest airport changi5 minute walk to the nearest metro station somerset7 km to the nearest station tanjong pagar3 minute walk to the nearest bus stop2 km to the nearest fair site suntec15 km to the nearest beachRoomsThe rooms have a 70's style although most of the furnishing is refurbished. Carpets and soft furnishing were recently replaced. The bathrooms are simple and tiled in white and pink. Standing shower only in the standard rooms.RestaurantThere is no restaurant.ExteriorThe hotel faces the exit of the underground portion of a main highway, the Central Expressway CTE. Beyond the CTE are the green grounds of the Istana. The hotel building is smaller in size being only six stories high and in white. The design is of the 70s genre.LobbyThe lobby is small with beige marble flooring. It looks a little tired and lacks lighting. Scattered seating is available. The reception counter faces the main doors and the 2 lifts are facing the counter. The lifts are very small.