The business hotels in Singapore worth a visit

A stay at one of these business hotels in Singapore can create the perfect blend of business and leisure.

Singapore has some amazing business hotel offerings. Image credit: Mandarin Oriental Hotels.
Singapore has some amazing business hotel offerings. Image credit: Mandarin Oriental

Singapore is one of Southeast Asia’s most enticing destinations, offering a rich cultural landscape and delicious food, coupled with modern development.

It’s also a global center for commerce, offering many opportunities for growth in international business. Traveling to Singapore for work endeavors doesn’t mean you can’t see the sights; with these business hotels in Singapore, you’ll be able to experience the wonders of the country when you’re not busy in the boardroom.

The InterContinental – Shop during your stay in Singapore

Located in the heart of the arts and culture districts of Bugis and Bras Basah and in close proximity to numerous historical destinations like Kampong Glam and Arab Street, InterContinental Singapore is the flagship hotel of the IGH properties in Singapore.

Attached to the Bugis Junction shopping center, which is home to over 200 stores and restaurants, business travelers here can experience a perfect blend of local tradition and modern, upscale opportunities.

Despite its cultural setting, this hotel is also minutes away from the Central Business District and just a 20-minute drive to Changi Airport, making coming and going for work obligations easy. Guests can opt to take advantage of the Bugis Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) to get around the city.

A meeting room with a view. Image credit: InterContinental Singapore
A meeting room with a view. Image credit: InterContinental Singapore

The InterContinental offers plenty of amenities, including two on-site restaurants, Ash & Elm and Man Fu Yuan, a choice of luxurious guest rooms or more spacious suites, smartphones in every room with unlimited internet access, complimentary breakfast in the morning as well as evening canapés and drinks, and a welcome gift in every room.

Mandarin Oriental, Singapore – Go to work in an acclaimed high rise

Set along Marina Bay with a stunning view of the Singapore skyline, Mandarin Oriental, Singapore is close to the city’s financial hub for easy access to any business meeting. Within walking distance of the Suntec Singapore International Convention and Exhibition Centre and a short drive from countless business headquarters, this upscale Oriental-themed hotel is the perfect place to mix business and leisure.

The Dolce Vita terrace at Mandarin Oriental, Singapore. Image credit: Mandarin Hotels
The Dolce Vita terrace at Mandarin Oriental, Singapore. Image credit: Mandarin Oriental

All 527 suites and rooms are both comfortable and functional, featuring high-tech capabilities such as high-speed internet and cable television. The hotel also offers numerous places to relax after work, including feasting on Cantonese cuisine at Cherry Garden, sipping cocktails poolside at Dolce Vita, sampling the international offerings at Melt Café, enjoying tea at MO BAR, eating steak at Morton’s, or trying contemporary Japanese offerings at Teppen-Ya.

Guests can also visit the on-site spa, enjoy the fitness facilities, take a dip in the pool, or unwind on the outdoor yoga patio. The hotel also offers conference room facilities for larger business gatherings.

For those with time to explore between meetings, Mandarin Oriental, Singapore offers convenient access to numerous boutiques and entertainment venues, including Esplanade -Theatres on the Bay, the ArtScience Museum, The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands, and the Gardens by the Bay.

Grand Park Orchard – Stay in style in Singapore

The Grand Park Orchard is one of Singapore’s most fashionable hotels, boasting a beautiful glass and stone exterior. Awarded Asia’s Leading Design Hotel, this stunning structure is as attractive as it is functional, particularly for those in town on business.

Guests on the go will enjoy high-speed Wi-Fi, in-room smartphones with unlimited local and IDD calling, express check-in and check-out, and the hotel’s close proximity to Changi Airport for fast, easy travel.

Named for its proximity to urban mall Cineleisure Orchard and the shops and restaurants of Orchard Road, this hotel is in the middle of it all, providing a convenient location for those in the area for work. Guests can access the MRT via the underground passageways for easy access to local companies or book a professional Blacklane car service in Singapore by the hour to get to work meetings across the city with ease.  

For travelers who want to talk mergers and acquisitions over drinks, the hotel offers two on-site dining options: Mitzo, a Cantonese restaurant known for its cocktails, and Bar Canary, an al fresco option located in the outdoor gardens.

Bar Canary at Grand Park Orchard. Image credit: Grand Park Orchid
Bar Canary at Grand Park Orchard. Image credit: Grand Park Orchid

Le Méridien Singapore, Sentosa – Enjoy an island experience

For travelers who don’t want to sacrifice recreation when traveling for business, nothing compares to Le Méridien Singapore, a luxury heritage hotel located in a renovated colonial building.

Located conveniently on Sentosa Island, this hotel offers something for everyone, from convenient access to the local airport to walking distance to the the island’s long, sheltered beaches. Those in town for academic purposes will find a short drive is all it takes to access Singapore Polytechnic and the National University of Singapore.

Onsen Suite with King Bed. Image credit: ©Marriott International
The Onsen Suite with King Bed at Le Méridien Singapore. Image credit: ©Marriott International

Each of the 191 stylish guest rooms are designed to inspire and invigorate, with modern amenities in a comfortable and classic environment. Guests can enjoy stunning views through the floor-to-ceiling windows when not taking advantage of the high-speed internet or premium cable channels.

Select suite rooms also feature hot tubs for relaxing after long meetings. Several dining options are available as well, including room service and on-site restaurant Latest Recipe for networking over drinks and dinner.

Le Méridien Singapore, Sentosa is also located near two golf courses, Universal Studios Singapore, and two casinos.

Visiting Singapore is an amazing experience, whether you’re staying in business hotels for work or pleasure.