The Top 15 Luxury Hotel Destinations in 2012: #12 Singapore
In the final days of 2012, Five Star Alliance is counting down the Top 15 Luxury Hotels and Resort Destinations Worldwide, as decided by you, our luxury travelers! Be sure to check in with us daily to keep up with our countdown and explore a few of the absolute best and most luxurious hotels in the world for your future travels!
Singapore, officially the Republic of Singapore, is a southeast Asian city-state off the southern tip of the Malay Peninsula, 137 kilometres north of the equator. It has the third highest per capita income in the world. It consists of one main island and 63 smaller islands, most ofwhich are uninhabited. Five Star Alliance features 30 luxury hotels in Singapore, impressive for a country that's only 700 km.
What Makes Our Guests Love Singapore?
-Clean, safe, and efficient. Changi Airport has been voted World's Best Airport by Skytrax, Business Traveller, and others; public transportation is top-notch and the country is known for its low crime rate.
-The immense variety of luxury properties available! W Singapore-Sentosa Cove is located on the pristine Sentosa Island. The Fullerton Hotel Singapore (pictured) offers colonial glamour in the heart of the Central Business District. The enormous Marina Bay Sands features the world's largest atrium casino with 500 tables and 1,600 slot machines.
Did you know?
The Long Bar at Raffles Hotel Singapore (pictured) is reputed to be the birthplace of the classic Singapore Sling cocktail. The delicious concoction consists of gin, cherry heering, Cointreau, Benedictine, grenadine, pineapple juice, lime juice, and Angostura bitters.
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