Fort Canning Hotel - Singapore

11 Canning Walk, Singapore, Singapore, 178881  show map
 5 stars
  • Overview
  • Rooms & Availability
  • Location
  • Guest reviews
  • Facilities
^

Fort Canning Hotel - Singapore

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Reflex massage

Massage

Steam bath

 Breakfast

Continental breakfast

Verified Reviews:

  • Park view - Gym was excellent - Lack of service
  • Free wifi - No spa - Room was lovely
  • Gorgeous rooms - Comfy beds - Bar is good
  • Close to orchard road - Decor is excellent - Cable tv
  • Marbled bathroom - Nice swimming pool - Breakfast was so so

Overview

Dating back to the early 20th century the fabulous five-star Hotel Fort Canning conveniently located in the heart of the city, providing close and easy access to the Orchard Road shopping belt, the Clarke Quay entertainment hub, the Central Business District, and the Civic District. Its surrounding also features lush green historical park and at least four major museums all within walking distance away from the hotel.

Fully renovated in 2010, the Hotel Fort Canning offers all the latest technology, modern equipment and deluxe service professionally combined within this five-star restoration of a former British Military Administration Building.

All 86 guestrooms and suites feature park or city skyline complimentary broadband and wireless internet connection, Samsung HD TV screens with satellite/cable TV, comprehensive in-room entertainment system, i-Pod docking station (Zeppelin Mini by B&W), premium bathroom amenities, Nespresso coffee and TWG tea beverages, and electronic safe.

The Asian Glass House restaurant, Gattopardo Italian Grill & Pizza Bar and Tisettanta Lounge offers tasty flavors of Asian, Italian and traditional international cuisine along with cocktails and drinks.

The fitness area comprises two full-sized swimming pools and lounge area.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of rooms:   86.

Rooms

Deluxe rooms offers rich bathroom set and amazing views of the city.

Six of the Deluxe Rooms on the first floor have French doors opening up to their own private garden and sun deck.

All premium rooms 40sqm come with a separate living room to facilitate meetings or relaxation.

Premium Luxe rooms 45 to 50sqm feature a separate living room.

The Majapahit and Governor’s suites are generously sized at 94sqm and each has a large living room with lovely views of the Park and a separate meeting room, double monsoon rain showers and a deep and inviting whirlpool bath.

Dining options

The Glass House offers 'modern Asian' bistro-style cuisine, has indoor and outdoor dining areas, 75 seats and amazing tree-top views of the park and the city skyline. Open daily from 7am to 11pm.

Gattopardo Italian Grill & Pizza Bar serves Italian and Mediterranean cuisine with a charcoal grill and wood-fired oven for baking gourmet pizzas for lunch 12pm - 3pm and for dinner 6.30pm - 10.30pm.

Tisettanta Lounge is specialising in mixology, like the Italian inspired cocktails with flavours such as fresh herbs, tangy citrus, aromatic nuts and rich chocolate, healthy detoxifying remedies and drinks and is open daily from 10.30am until midnight.

The hotel offers a continental breakfast at the price of SGD 25 per person per night. 

This field is required.
Email not defined
 Open
WRITE A QUICK REVIEW
Very Bad Excellent
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Rate this hotel
YOUR IMPRESSION OF THE HOTEL

In general

Pros

Cons

YOUR DETAILS
First Name
Email
Cancel
To get your review moderated and published, please read our Terms and Conditions.

Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Dry hotel – No alcohol served
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Coffee shop
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Currency exchange
  • Barber shop
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • Free private parking is possible on site.

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Free shuttle service
  • Paid valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Projector
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's pool
  • DVDs/Videos for children

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Steam bath
  • Massage
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Garden view
  • City view
  • Park view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers

Kitchen facilities

  • Electric kettle

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow menu

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • International calls
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Fort Canning Hotel - Singapore Singapore location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

11 Canning Walk, Singapore, Singapore, 178881

Get directions
City Center
  • Singapore
    3300 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Tanjong Pagar KTM Railway Station
    1.7 mi
Underground stations
  • Dhoby Ghaut MRT Station
    1000 ft
  • Cityhall MRT Station
    3000 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Gattopardo Italian Grill & Pizzabar (cuisine: Italian)
    400 ft
  • The Glass Hotel Restaurant (cuisine: Malaysian)
    400 ft
Parks
  • Fort Canning Park
    500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    86

Hotel Awards

SingaporeHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedSingaporeFort Canning Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Family Hotels in Singapore

Use Badge

Rooms and availability

Deluxe rooms offers rich bathroom set and amazing views of the city.

Six of the Deluxe Rooms on the first floor have French doors opening up to their own private garden and sun deck.

All premium rooms 40sqm come with a separate living room to facilitate meetings or relaxation.

Premium Luxe rooms 45 to 50sqm feature a separate living room.

The Majapahit and Governor’s suites are generously sized at 94sqm and each has a large living room with lovely views of the Park and a separate meeting room, double monsoon rain showers and a deep and inviting whirlpool bath.

Fort Canning Hotel photos Room Premium RoomFort Canning Hotel photos Room Premium LuxeFort Canning Hotel photos RoomFort Canning Hotel photos Room
Premium Double Room
Bed type: King-size bed or King-size bed or Twin beds or 1 Super King-size bed
Size: 485 sq. feet
Check Prices
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
  • — Less information+ More information
Room facilities
    Fort Canning Hotel photos RoomFort Canning Hotel photos RoomFort Canning Hotel photos RoomFort Canning Hotel photos Room
    Twin Room
    Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed
    Size: 295 sq. feet
    Check Prices
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
    • — Less information+ More information
    Room facilities
      Fort Canning Hotel photos RoomFort Canning Hotel photos RoomFort Canning Hotel photos RoomFort Canning Hotel photos Room
      Studio Suite
      Bed type: King-size bed or 1 Super King-size bed
      Size: 540 sq. feet
      Check Prices
      • Free Wi-Fi
      • Air conditioning
      • Shower
      • — Less information+ More information
      Room facilities
        Fort Canning Hotel photos RoomFort Canning Hotel photos RoomFort Canning Hotel photos RoomFort Canning Hotel photos Room
        Suite
        Bed type: King-size bed
        Size: 995 sq. feet
        Check Prices
        • Free Wi-Fi
        • Air conditioning
        • Shower
        • — Less information+ More information
        Room facilities
          Fort Canning Hotel photos RoomFort Canning Hotel photos RoomFort Canning Hotel photos RoomFort Canning Hotel photos Room
          Deluxe Twin Room
          Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed or King-size bed
          Size: 360 sq. feet
          Check Prices
          • Free Wi-Fi
          • Air conditioning
          • Private bathroom
          • — Less information+ More information

          Double room

          Room facilities
            Fort Canning Hotel photos RoomFort Canning Hotel photos RoomFort Canning Hotel photos Room
            Design Double Room
            Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds
            Size: 360 sq. feet
            Check Prices
            • Air conditioning
            • Private bathroom
            — Less information+ More information

            Featuring furnishings by award-winning furniture designer Poltrona Frau, modern air-conditioned room comes with a flat-screen TV, minibar and personal safe. Bathroom has a window offering panoramic views of the park or city skyline. It includes a bathtub, free toiletries and a hairdryer.

            Room facilities
              Fort Canning Hotel photos RoomFort Canning Hotel photos Room
              Design First Floor Double Room
              Bed type: King-size bed
              Size: 400 sq. feet
              Check Prices
              • Air conditioning
              • Shower
              — Less information+ More information

              Featuring furnishings by award-winning furniture designer Poltrona Frau, this modern air-conditioned room comes with a flat-screen TV, a minibar and a personal safe. Located on the ground floor, it also includes a bathtub, a hairdryer and toiletries. Spacious room offers panoramic views of the park and comes with a separate living area.

              Room facilities
                Fort Canning Hotel photos Room
                Design One-Bedroom Studio Suite
                Size: 540 sq. feet
                Check Prices
                • Air conditioning
                • Shower
                — Less information+ More information

                Featuring furnishings by award-winning furniture designer Poltrona Frau, this modern air-conditioned suite has a separate living area. The bedroom includes an open-concept bathtub and a separate standing shower. Customised pillow menu is available upon request. Suites that feature a private balcony are subject to availability.

                Room facilities

                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Fort Canning Hotel - Singapore Singapore location
                  Show big map »

                  Hotel Address:

                  11 Canning Walk, Singapore, Singapore, 178881

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Singapore
                    3300 ft
                  Airports
                  Train Stations
                  • Tanjong Pagar KTM Railway Station
                    1.7 mi
                  Underground stations
                  • Dhoby Ghaut MRT Station
                    1000 ft
                  • Cityhall MRT Station
                    3000 ft
                  • Bus stop
                    700 ft
                  Restaurants
                  • Gattopardo Italian Grill & Pizzabar (cuisine: Italian)
                    400 ft
                  • The Glass Hotel Restaurant (cuisine: Malaysian)
                    400 ft
                  Parks
                  • Fort Canning Park
                    500 ft
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-In:
                    from  2 pm
                  • Check-Out:
                    until  12 pm
                  • Year renovated:
                    2012
                  • Number of rooms:
                    86

                  Hotel Awards

                  SingaporeHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedSingaporeFort Canning Hotel

                  According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                  Best Family Hotels in Singapore

                  Use Badge

                  Fort Canning Hotel Location

                  Legend
                  • Current hotel
                  • Hotels nearby
                  • Other hotels
                  • Airports
                  • Underground stations
                  • Train stations
                  • Parks
                  • Tourist attractions
                  • Museums
                  • Convention centers
                  • Stadiums
                  • Food and meals
                  • General

                  Hover above the icons to see hotel photo and details.

                  Click the hotel to go to the main hotel page.

                  Route Planner
                  Enter your starting point (at least street address and city) to receive driving directions to or from the hotel.

                  What's nearby

                  Tourist attractions

                  • G-MAX Reverse Bungy - 2000 ft
                  • Singapore Repertory Theatre - 2000 ft

                  Popular areas

                  • Singapore Riverside: Clarke Quay, Robertson Quay, Boat Quay - 2000 ft

                  Places of interest

                  • Istana Park - 1000 ft
                  • The Cathay - 1400 ft
                  • Otaku House - 1400 ft
                  • Istana Singapore - 1400 ft
                  • Chijmes - 2000 ft
                  • Waterloo Street - 2300 ft
                  • CHIJMES - 2300 ft
                  • Statue Sir Stamford Raffles - 2300 ft

                  Shopping areas

                  • National Museum of Singapore - 1000 ft
                  • Peranakan Museum - 1400 ft
                  • Plaza Singapura - 1400 ft
                  • Orchard Road - 2000 ft
                  • Singapore Art Museum - 2000 ft

                  Monuments and Landmarks

                  • Waterloo Street - 2300 ft

                  Parks

                  • fort canning park - 1000 ft

                  Universities, Institutes

                  • Singapore Management University - 2300 ft

                  Theaters

                  • Singapore Repertory Theatre - 2000 ft

                  Business areas

                  • Plaza Singapura - 1400 ft
                  • Funan DigitaLife Mall - 2300 ft

                  Golf courses and Country clubs

                  • G-MAX Reverse Bungy - 2000 ft

                  Underground stations

                  Public parking

                  • Singapore Management University - 2300 ft

                  Local attractions

                  • Little India - 5000 ft
                    Serangoon Road, Singapore
                  • Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple - 5000 ft
                    141 Serangoon Rd, Singapore
                  • Arab Street - 5300 ft
                    Arab Street, Kampong Glam, Singapore
                  • Fountain of Wealth - 5000 ft
                    Suntec City, Singapore
                  • Sri Mariamman Temple - 5100 ft
                    244 South Bridge Rd, Singapore

                  Near the hotel

                  • Fort Canning Park - 500 ft
                    Cox Terrace, Singapore
                  • National Museum of Singapore - 1300 ft
                    93 Stamford Road, Singapore
                  • Peranakan Museum - 1700 ft
                    39 Armenian Street, Singapore
                  • Orchard Road - 2300 ft
                    SingaporeSingapore
                  • Chettiar Temple - 1000 ft
                    Tank Road, Singapore
                  • Istana - 1500 ft
                    Orchard Road, Singapore
                  • Singapore Philatelic Museum - 1800 ft
                    23B Coleman Street, Singapore

                  Restaurants nearby

                  • Gattopardo Italian Grill & Pizzabar - 400 ft

                    Address: 11 Fort Canning Walk Legends at Fort Canning Park
                    Phone: 63385498

                    74% likes this, based on 66 reviews
                    Cuisine: Italian
                    Price Range: USD 32 - USD 102

                  • Kith Cafe (Park Mall) - 800 ft

                    Address: 9 Penang Road

                    66% likes this, based on 40 reviews
                    Cuisine: Italian

                  • Ayam Penyet Ria - 1300 ft

                    Address: Bedok Point #01-05
                    Phone: 64410025

                    69% likes this, based on 101 reviews
                    Cuisine: Indonesian
                    Price Range: USD 5 - USD 10

                  • The Glass Hotel Restaurant - 400 ft

                    Address: 11 Canning Walk
                    Phone: +65 6559 6770

                    52% likes this, based on 10 reviews
                    Cuisine: Malaysian

                  • Classic Lao Di Fang Vegetarian Restaurant (Park Mall) - 800 ft

                    Address: 9 Penang Road #B1-12 Park Mall
                    Phone: 6533 8959

                    82% likes this, based on 30 reviews
                    Cuisine: Vegetarian

                  Getting there.

                  Dhoby Ghaut MRT Station

                  • Exit Dhoby Ghaut MRT Station at Exit B, cross Penang Road to Park Mall. At Park Mall lobby, take lift up to Level 4. Exit glass door to car park, turn left & walk out from the car park bay, cross the road and you’ll find yourself at the foot of Fort Canning Hill. Keep to your right and walk towards the entrance to the Hotel / Club’s indoor car park. On the path way, the staircase is the direct access into the Ballroom area/foyer or all the way up to the Hotel Lobby & Palm Terrace (outdoor marquee). Alternatively, you may also take the Lift inside the carpark up to Level 2 (Hotel Lobby & Palm Terrace).

                  Hotel information
                  • Check-In:
                    from  2 pm
                  • Check-Out:
                    until  12 pm
                  • Year renovated:
                    2012
                  • Number of rooms:
                    86

                  Hotel Awards

                  SingaporeHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedSingaporeFort Canning Hotel

                  According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                  Best Family Hotels in Singapore

                  Use Badge

                  Hotels nearby
                  Innotel Singapore
                  4 stars
                  0.2 km
                  Peninsula Excelsior
                  3 stars
                  0.7 km
                  Sha Villa Singapore
                  3 stars
                  0.7 km
                  Grand Pacific
                  4 stars
                  0.8 km
                  Hotel G Singapore
                  3 stars
                  0.8 km
                  Le Hotel Singapore
                  2 stars
                  0.9 km
                  Cities nearby

                  Fort Canning Hotel Reviews

                  Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Fort Canning Hotel

                  Average guest rating

                  8.4out of 10
                  Superb
                  Based on 277 reviews

                  Guest reviews

                  • Older travelers
                    9.2

                    The toilet door when closed made the toilet very small. The airconditioner was too noisy when on the lowest setting. The air temperature generally through ou the lobby and corridoor was unecessarily cold in these days of waisted energy.

                  • Older travelers
                    8.8

                    The location is an oasis of quiet in the hustle of downtown Singapore. Deluxe rooms (with the separate bathroom) are excellent and overall, the conversion of a period building into a hotel works well.

                    The dining room is in a separate building "the glass house" which is functional but not very attractive and has difficult access - particularly for the disabled such as my partner

                  • Single
                    9.2

                    The staff at Hotel Fort Canning were always helpful, friendly, courteous. A standout was Cielo at Reception. I'd go back just for her--don't let her go!

                    Found the room air conditioning difficult to manage. Function supposed to increase/decrease temperature would not change.

                  • Single
                    7.8

                    The view from my room. The entrance areas are stylish and attractive. The staff are courteous and helpful.

                    There are some problems with the layout and function of the rooms. As the hotel is new, I took the trouble to explain these to reception when I left. Also, I think it would be helpful to have a pictorial set of instructions for the coffee machines in the rooms for those who are unfamiliar with these machines. It took me some time to work out how to use it, even after the brief explanation I was given on arrival. The air conditioning blows directly on to the bed area so it is hard to be at a comfortable temperature for sleeping. You should have a proper computer/s for guest use: people on holiday probably do not want to cart laptops around.

                  • Family with children
                    8.2

                    I like the setting of the hotel right next to the Fort Canning Park. The overall atmosphere is comfortable and natural. The swimming pool is nice for kids and the staff make you feel like home. Also, the snack bar opened to the hotel guests is a very good idea and it provides cold drinks which is very important for the hot summer in singapore.

                    I don't know why but we cannot adjust the air conditioning and it was always kept at 22 or 21 degree. As the hotel location is a bit far from the mrt station, shuttle bus service shall be strengthened.

                  • Older travelers
                    7.0

                    The situation of the hotel in Fort Canning Park in the middle of a city made it relaxing , easy to go for a walk in the park or sit under trees reading yet walking distance of Orchard road for shopping , also easy to walk to City Hall shopping and down to Clarke Quay riverside for food etc.

                    Many Taxis do not yet seem to know of it as it used to be known as The Legends night club and people not familiar with Singapore may get taken for a ride. I wasn't because knowing Singapore I and my wife shouted at the taxi driver when he went off the direct route. Noisy air- conditioning in the room.

                  • Single
                    4.6

                    It was a disappointing stay as the Media connections were not working, TV poor reception, Cell phone was a dead spot, internet only worked intermittingly

                  • Couple
                    10.0

                    Very comfortable stay with all luxuries included in the price.....internet, breakfast. Thank you to all the staff for making our stay a pleasant one. Regards Sharon

                  • Couple
                    7.4

                    clean, comfortable room, good service, nice park nearby the hotel

                    Location is not good, it takes me nearly 20 minutes to walk to the nearest MRT station. Catching a cab by yourself is impossible, the only thing you can do is calling taxi service and waiting 15 minutes for a cab, or waiting somebody who coming to the hotel and you catch that cab.

                  • Older travelers
                    8.8

                    The service is superb. We couldn't get a cab on a rainy day and the hotel concierge, In, sent us in the hotel van to the place we wanted to go - Gleneagles Hospital. It was an extra treat when I requested for late check out and within only a minute, I was told it was ok. That was a great help for us because my husband was not feeling well and our doctor appointment was at 4pm. I was taken by surprise that there is free cocktail hour for hotel guests plus unlimited supply of drinking water in our room.

                    Many taxi drivers do not know this hotel. It is also a little far off from main road.

                  • Single
                    6.2

                    The rooms were very nice and the design was nice. The very few staff were resourceful and nice.

                    Ridiculously low manning of staff. The management of this hotel must realise if it intends to live up to a 5 star standard it must have proper number of staff.

                  • Older travelers
                    10.0

                    The location is wonderful as it's in the middle of Fort Canning Park. The hotel is at a human scale with only 3 floors. The staff were very attentive and friendly. Even though the location feels rural you are a short walk into Singapore.

                  • Group of friends
                    7.8

                    Stayed at the suite for a night - had great designs

                    Something was wrong with the lighting system for the room. resulted in lights automatically turning on and off (in 5 min intervals) for the entire night. couldnt sleep well as a result

                  • Group of friends
                    8.8

                    Best services & a very comfort room.

                    It's a bit far away from MRT station, the nearest is dhoby ghaut.

                  • Older travelers
                    9.6

                    1, Most pleasant and helpful staff. Absulutely quiet (at our request) room, spacy and luxy.2 Backside rooms to be avoided: much outside noise and music.

                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Fort Canning Hotel - Singapore Singapore location
                  Show big map »

                  Hotel Address:

                  11 Canning Walk, Singapore, Singapore, 178881

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Singapore
                    3300 ft
                  Airports
                  Train Stations
                  • Tanjong Pagar KTM Railway Station
                    1.7 mi
                  Underground stations
                  • Dhoby Ghaut MRT Station
                    1000 ft
                  • Cityhall MRT Station
                    3000 ft
                  • Bus stop
                    700 ft
                  Restaurants
                  • Gattopardo Italian Grill & Pizzabar (cuisine: Italian)
                    400 ft
                  • The Glass Hotel Restaurant (cuisine: Malaysian)
                    400 ft
                  Parks
                  • Fort Canning Park
                    500 ft
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-In:
                    from  2 pm
                  • Check-Out:
                    until  12 pm
                  • Year renovated:
                    2012
                  • Number of rooms:
                    86

                  Hotel Awards

                  SingaporeHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedSingaporeFort Canning Hotel

                  According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                  Best Family Hotels in Singapore

                  Use Badge