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The Singapore Government Books 7,500+ Hotel Rooms For Quarantined Individuals

Enlisting the help of the hospitality industry, the Singapore government offers returning Singaporeans serving stay-home notice, accommodation in the form of at least 7,500 hotel rooms

Feb 27, 2020 | By Julia Roxan

Six Senses Duxton

Mid-way through a critical two-week battle against Covid-19, reports of infected individuals in Singapore have exceeded the 1,000 mark, 50% of which, comprise of local cases. With over 38,000 returning Singaporeans serving stay-home notices, the government has since revealed its coordinated response, offering accommodation in the form of at least 7,500 hotel rooms booked through the Singapore Tourism Board.

Parkroyal Collection Pickering

Following the strict stay-home notice protocol involving a mandatory 14-day period of isolation, the government has since enlisted the help of the hospitality industry, including hotels such as, Conrad Centennial Singapore, Grand Park Orchard, InterContinental Singapore, Pan Pacific Singapore, Parkroyal Collection Pickering, Royal Plaza on Scotts, Six Senses Duxton, Six Senses Maxwell, Shangri-la Rasa Sentosa Resort and Spa, Swissotel The Stamford Singapore, Village Hotel Albert Court, and Village Hotel Sentosa, amongst a multitude of others.

InterContinental Singapore

Booking anywhere from 49 to over 1,200 rooms, hotels offer the necessary large centralized accommodation which small-scale dormitories, chalets, and vacant public housing units cant. Ideal for one-person isolation, hotels pack daily essentials efficiently in one room, utilizing its space fully, in contrast to the typical 3-to-4-room public housing apartment, which uses more space than necessary. With a network of CCTVS and security personnel, hotels are better able to track the movement of guests to spot breaches in stay-home notice protocols – which are punishable by prosecution.

Swissotel The Stamford Singapore

Well-equipped with never-ready team of trained staff, hotels are better able to manage and ensure the well-being of guests, offering meticulous deep cleaning and disinfecting procedures, plus the necessary experience to handle not only contingency and emergency situations, but miniscule complications and daily errands such as changing light bulbs and catering meals.

Six Senses Duxton

While most hotels are unable to take reservations from other guests for a temporarily ‘indefinite’ amount of time, or at least up till the global threat of Covid-19 has subsided, Village Hotel Sentosa has announced the tentative reopening of its facilities to the public by 1st June 2020.

Shangri-la Rasa Sentosa Resort and Spa

Accepting guests with existing stay-home notices, the following shortlisted hotels are offering meal packages, complimentary services and accommodation for a discounted rate, however the full list can be viewed here

 

1. JW Marriott Singapore South Beach

Offering anywhere between $150 to $190 nett per night for a single or double room, JW Marriott Singapore South Beach is an ultra-chic hotel in 2 contemporary buildings, located 2 km away from the Marina Bay Sands entertainment complex, and 3 minutes’ walk from the Esplanade MRT station. The hotel’s stay-home package includes 24/7 Wi-Fi connection, breakfast and 40% off all in-room dining bills.

For enquiry:

Email: [email protected]

Call: +65 6818 1949 / +65 9863 7493

 

2. Grand Hyatt Singapore

Located in the heart of Singapore, along Scotts Road, Grand Hyatt Singapore extends its collection of contemporary accommodations toward guests serving stay-home notices, with both single and double room alternatives worth a nett price of $150 per night. Though the package excludes breakfast, each room offers spectacular views of the city with ample natural light, generous work desks, luxurious beds and elegant baths to ensure the most comfortable stay.

For enquiry:

Email: [email protected]

 

3. Heritage Apartments, Boat Quay

Blending historic architecture with modern luxury, Heritage Apartments are revered for their serene and intimate ambiance. Utilizing advanced amenities such as free 24/7 Wi-Fi, the hotel has opened its studio single, king and premium rooms worth $70 nett, $90 nett, and $100 nett, respectively. While the prices exclude meal service, guests are encouraged to opt for a $10 Grab Food Delivery Plan which will be provided in the form of a gift card, activated upon check-in up till the end of their SHN period. Each room also accommodates a fully-equipped kitchenette, plus complimentary Apple TV and Netflix.

For enquiry:

Email: [email protected]

Call: +65 6223 7155

 

4. Hilton Garden Inn, Serangoon Singapore

Set in a concrete-and-glass building along Belilios Road, Little India, the Hilton Garden Inn is a polished hotel surrounded by an array of shops and restaurants. Offering complimentary Wi-Fi, flat-screen televisions, mini-fridges and coffee or tea-making facilities, the hotel’s stay-home package apply to single guest rooms worth a nett price of $80 per night, a 20% discount off all food and beverage and a 20% discount off laundry services.

For enquiry:

Email: [email protected]

 

5. Naumi Hotel

Housed in a restored shophouse, Naumi is a luxurious hotel a stone’s throw away from the shores of Marina Bay. Known for its chic accommodation and original décor, all rooms come with complimentary Wi-Fi, smart televisions and DVD players, minifridges, minibars, Nespresso machines, yoga mats, and stylish bathrooms with rainfall showers and designer toiletries. Worth an estimated $130 nett for a single or double Habitat Room, the Naumi Hotel’s stay-home package excludes breakfast and only offers one-time amenities and toiletries, alongside weekly housekeeping services and a 30% discount on all laundry services.

For enquiry:

Email: [email protected]

Call: +65 8468 3271


 
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