Loft-Style Hotel Rooms In Singapore
Be it with your SO or your group of girlfriends, staycations are currently the best way to celebrate a special occasion or simply break out of your mundane routine. But if standard hotel rooms get a little meh and villas are too huge for a couple, live out your penthouse dream instead.
With non-traditional layouts, thoughtful amenities and convenient locations in buzzy neighbourhoods, here are 10 loft-style hotel rooms in Singapore that will take your staycation to the next level… literally.
1. The Sultan Hotel
Preserved and recreated from 10 traditional Singaporean shophouses, The Sultan Hotel marries old-world charm with tasteful modern decor. Located in the middle of Kampong Glam, soak in the sights and sounds of the surrounding ‘hood, from the heritage architecture to the murals and shops along Haji Lane.
Peek out at the sky from under the sheets when you book The Skylight Room; or go for The Sultan Loft, a duplex bedroom with a living area below and a bedroom on the second floor.
2. Wanderlust Hotel
With two different lofts to choose from – the Junior Studio Loft and the Studio Loft – Wanderlust Hotel will truly bring out your desire to go travelling. Located near Jalan Besar, the building is a heritage landmark with a 1920s Art Deco style, and boasts an old shophouse feel.
Despite its traditional decor, the rooms are filled with modern and aesthetic furnishings. Drenched in sunlight during the day, the lofts are able to fit two pax and are perfect for a romantic weekend getaway. Opt for the Studio Loft, complete with two storeys and a separate living room area for a homey vibe.
3. M Social
With not one but three different loft room options to choose from, all the rooms at M Social have a touch of eccentricity to their design. No surprises there, since the interiors were designed by none other than the legendary Philippe Starck.
The Loft Terrace Room comes with its own private balcony with a sofa for tête-a-têtes under the night sky. Those who prefer to stay indoors can opt for the Loft Gallery Room or Loft Premier Room, which both have an ensuite bathroom with a rain shower.
4. Hotel Soloha
Nestled in the happening Keong Saik area, Hotel Soloha is the perfect base for you to spend a leisurely few days checking out hip cafes, restaurants and bars. Art and design lovers will have a field day, with neon signs and custom commissions by local artists splashed across everywhere from the lobby to the lift and corridors.
The Loft is able to fit two people, while the Family Loft has two queen beds and can accommodate up to four people.
5. The Warehouse Hotel
Industrial chic at its finest, The Warehouse Hotel is located in the Robertson Quay area, which used to be a hotbed of “secret societies, underground activity, and liquor distilleries”. This is reflected in its minibar of vices menu, which even sells sex toys! All rooms are also fitted with Bang & Olufsen Bluetooth speakers and 100% eco-certified Ashley & Co bath amenities.
The Warehouse Hotel’s loft offering is The River View Mezzanine, which spans two levels and is on the top floor of the building. Furnished with a library, and a view over the Singapore River, culture vultures will have no need to leave the room during their stay.
Rates: From $660 per night for the River View Mezzanine (including breakfast, excluding taxes)
Address: 320 Havelock Road, Singapore 169628
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6. The Daulat Hotel
A charming boutique hotel in the heart of Little India, The Daulat Hotel is for those who want a colourful setting for their staycations. Comfort is key here, with luxurious Sealy Posturepedic Mattress and 300-thread count linen bedding in each of its 16 rooms. Not to mention, there’s an unlimited flow of soft drinks.
Keep things cosy in the Loft Room, which is furnished with a queen size bed. If you’re looking for more space, the Loft Suite has a balcony, with the option of a king or queen size bed.
7. Lloyd’s Inn
A minimalist’s heaven, Lloyd’s Inn is the go-to place in town for staycationers looking for a quick respite from the bustle of the city. While they don’t have an in-house restaurant, you can indulge in a complimentary Killiney Kopitiam breakfast of eggs, coffee and kaya toast.
The Business Room is ideal when you need to hustle hard on a major project and working from home with the fam just doesn’t cut it. The Big Sky Room combines a loft-style design with another staycation favourite in Singapore: hotel bathtubs. The outdoor bathtub fits two, so make a romantic evening out of it! Meanwhile, if you want to be one with nature, you can also opt for the Patio Loft room.
8. Arton Boutique Hotel
A budget-friendly option, Arton Boutique Hotel is located centrally between Rochor and Lavender MRT stations. The rooms are clean and modern, so you can definitely get some quality Netflix and chill time. While breakfast and additional facilities aren’t provided, the neighbourhood has plenty of cafes in the area for you to check out.
There are two loft options available: the Queen Loft, which you have the option of topping up to a room with a balcony, and a Family Loft.
9. Mercure Hotel
Located in the heart of Bugis, Mercure Hotel has options of their Signature Loft Room and Executive Loft Room. Decorated with tasteful modern art pieces on the walls, including an orange backdrop, you can take more than one OOTD shot before heading out on the town.
The two-storey room screams art gallery – it has a minimalist staircase in blue leading up to the bedroom, which is furnished simply with an all-white exterior; perfect for you and bae to chill together for the night, undisturbed.
10. Heritage Collection on Seah
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If you’re a culture fan, the Heritage Collection of hotels should definitely be on your list of places to stay at. With multiple rooms in different neighbourhoods around Singapore, such as Chinatown or the CBD you have the option of choosing which Heritage Collection hotel fits your needs best.
In the Heritage Collection on Seah, they offer three gorgeous loft rooms to choose from. Most of the rooms are completely digital-friendly from check-in to your entire stay – perfect for absolute privacy. Look forward to a myriad of Singapore landmarks around the area to visit too, from CHIJMES to the Esplanade.
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Whether it’s for a party or celebrating a birthday, the perfect gift definitely includes quality time with loved ones. Spice up the romance factor by booking a loft-style hotel staycation or even check out nearby countries like JB, Thailand or Vietnam for the long weekends.
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