Singapore needs no introduction in terms of tourism. Offering numerous dazzling attractions, scrumptious local delicacies, and great bargains, it’s no wonder that the city remains one of the best tourist drawers in the world. As if the architectural and gastronomic delights of this fine city weren’t already enough to enjoy, Singapore even hosts the Formula One night race annually. Accompanied by a host of exciting after-parties and amazing live performances, it is definitely one of the biggest occasions in the year that you should not miss out on! So time your trip to coincide with the 2019 Singapore Grand Prix, which will be taking place from September 20th to 22nd at the Marina Bay Street Circuit, and indulge yourself in the unrivaled comforts of one of these track-side hotels that offer panoramic views of the season’s most anticipated night race. Read on to find out more about the best hotels you can book for Singapore Grand Prix 2019. Book them now as most of them are fast-filling.
The Ritz Carlton offers the ultimate Grand Prix experience. Situated next to Turns 19 and 20 of the racetrack and only a few minutes’ walk away from the pits, this upscale hotel provides a range of impeccable services, from delectable culinary presentations to complimentary limousine transfer to the vicinity and unparalleled concierge service. Each room features stunning views of the city skyline and comes complete with high speed Wi-Fi access, a 46-inch wall-mounted cable TV, a walk-in closet, as well as a luxurious bathroom with a rain shower. Guests who crave a little pampering and luxury can make use of the on-site spa or go for a refreshing dip in the swimming pool. When you are all spruced up to attend a party, you will find the Podium Lounge – the most exclusive and star-studded party of the weekend – right on the premises.
Ideally located next to Turn Nine of the racetrack, Swissotel the Stamford boasts one of the most coveted views of the Marina Bay Street Circuit. All rooms are fitted with a flat-screen cable TV and a coffee maker, while some of them benefit from top-of-the-line modern comforts like iPod docks and BOSE entertainment systems. The spa facilities and lovely pools would surely appeal to guests who wish to truly unwind during their stay, and foodies will also be spoilt for choice with the 15 on-site restaurants and bars that serve a diverse range of gastronomic delights - from local Peranakan and Cantonese dishes to Japanese fare and French food. The New Asia Bar, perched 71 floors above the city, also plays host to some of the most popular Formula One parties in town.
The Panoramic Rooms in the Pan Pacific Singapore put you alongside the track action by Turn Six. The newly renovated hotel offers an award-winning spa, complete with two large semi-circular swimming pools, as well as several cabanas and sun loungers. What’s more, six dining options are available on site for guests to choose from, should you prefer to dine in. Each room is fitted with flat-screen satellite TVs, marble bathrooms, and work desks, not to mention that its full-length windows promise splendid vistas of the city skyline, as well as a perfect opportunity to catch the race in the comfort of your own room!
Get close to the action when you book the ocean-view room in Mandarin Oriental Singapore, which is located in Zone 3 of the circuit, near the popular Bay Grandstand. Among the six incredible food and beverage options are certainly the Dolce Vita, a specialised Italian restaurant that boasts stunning views of the harbor by the pool, as well as the Axis Bar and Lounge, which offers an amazing vantage point for catching the night race. Of course, there’s nowhere better to enjoy the ear-splitting action than in the comfort of your own room, courtesy of the floor-to-ceiling windows that look out onto the nearby harbor.
Motor enthusiasts who hanker after the delights of a five-star track-side hotel without busting their wallets will thrill at this offer. Situated along the straight between Turns Six and Seven, in the center of the race action, is Marina Mandarin Singapore. It offers the perfect respite from the high-octane energy of the race with elegantly furnished rooms that are fitted with a flat-screen TV, a coffee maker, as well as floor-to-ceiling windows that offer jaw-dropping vistas of the city skyline. What’s more, those who truly love delectable meals will be in heaven, as the hotel features three lovely restaurants, one of which is halal-certified for Muslims in your party to enjoy! They even walk the extra mile to allow late check-out till 4pm (subject to availability), ensuring you have plenty of time to recover from the excitement the night before.
The Conrad Centennial is just a short walk from Turn Six, in the thick of all the excitement the race has to offer. Guests will be sucked into revelry even if they are not motor enthusiasts, with a McLaren supercar displayed in the hotel’s driveway and a McLaren simulator located in the lobby. In addition, the hotel offers a dizzying array of culinary options to charm the fussiest palate, from authentic Dim Sum dishes at the award-winning Golden Peony Restaurant to all-day buffets at the Oscar’s. If your idea of holiday heaven is unwinding with a little tender loving care, then the on-site spa and the outdoor pool are sure to appeal. Each room comes complete with luxurious marble bathrooms, 46-inch HD LCD cable TVs, and a coffee maker, while some of them benefit from magnificent views of the harbor.
Immerse yourself in quiet luxury in the elegant rooms and suites of JW Marriott Hotel Singapore South Beach, which is ideally situated at Turn Six of the racetrack. Each stylish room comes with soaring high ceilings which create an indulgent sense of space, as well as a range of designer amenities, including a hybrid system, a pampering facial shower, state-of-the-art auto toilets with electronic bidets, designer deep-soak bathtubs, and separate rain shower stalls. In addition, the on-site restaurant will be open round the clock to feed your adrenaline, and you can party on in one of the three in-house bars!
Located within the Raffles City complex, adjacent to Turn Nine of the racetrack, is Fairmont Singapore, an upscale hotel which boasts six dining options and an outdoor pool. Each room is well-equipped with a range of modern comforts and some of them benefit from brilliant vistas of the Marina Bay waterfront. If you crave a little extra pampering, the Willow Stream Spa will provide the perfect extra touch with its gym facilities and relaxing body treatments. Take advantage of the prime location of the hotel to visit the downtown attractions or fancy shopping malls close-by.
It’s tough to beat the magic that comes along with Singapore’s most iconic hotel. From the world’s largest rooftop infinity pool to a world-class casino and 20 on-site dining options, we believe this hotel is beyond luxurious. Each room features an incredible array of modern amenities and a grandiose view of the city’s alluring skyline. Guests can party the night away at the dance club, or unwind at the world-renowned Banyan Tree Spa. The hotel’s direct access to Singapore’s premier shopping mall will allow guests to have all manner of trendy boutique stores and upscale restaurants at their fingertips.
Another excellent option for guests seeking a view of the Formula One night race from their rooms, Grand Park City Hall guarantees a plethora of things to do, with the Raffles City Shopping Center, Peninsula Plaza, and National Gallery Singapore within walking distance of the hotel. Each room comes complete with a flat-screen TV, coffee-making facilities, a minibar, a private bathroom, and fabulous views of Fort Canning Park or Clarke Quay. What’s more, guests looking for a delectable treat won’t have to travel far as there are four marvelous dining options on site.
Experience the magic for yourself
The world’s best drivers, entertainment icons, and high-flying spectators descend on the world’s only island city-state for the annual Singapore Grand Prix. No words would ever be able to truly describe the thrill and the rambunctious party atmosphere of the Formula One night race, so check out the Formula One packages that these five-star hotels offer and experience the magic for yourself!
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