Singapore Updates

The Capitol Kempinski Hotel Singapore set to open

Long-awaited hotel marks the brand’s debut in the Lion City.

After years of meticulous restoration,The Capitol Kempinski Hotel Singapore is set to open next week (October 01) in the historical Capitol Building and Stamford House.

Located in Singapore’s downtown civic and cultural district, the 157-room hotel also marks the debut of the Kempinski brand in the Lion City.

“We are excited to house the first Kempinski brand in Singapore at this iconic landmark,” says Christian Gurtner, managing director of The Capitol Kempinski Hotel Singapore.

“Whether through thoughtful design, abundance of gourmet food and beverage options or impeccable personal service, guests can look forward to an exquisite, five-star experience… a sense of place where rich heritage meets the finest traditions of European luxury.”

Bidwell Suite at The Capitol Kempinski

The hotel houses a number of event spaces that can be tailored for groups of varied sizes, from an intimate gathering with 12 guests in the Private Room, to 220 guests in a theatre-style setting in the Salon. Gala events and cocktail parties for 120 guests can also be held in the pre-function area, with an open show kitchen.

Beautifully restored, the design of the luxury hotel stays true to the buildings’ colonial art deco and Victorian aesthetics, with eight room categories, spa and gym facilities, and a signature restaurant conceptualised by a three-starred Michelin chef, which will be opened in the coming months.

The Capitol Singapore locale also features a 39-unit residential tower, a premium retail mall, and the legendary Capitol Theatre, with easy access to City Hall MRT station.