A heavenly retreat at the Capella Hotel Singapore
If youre looking for a top 5 star resort/retreat that caters to your every need then the Capella Hotel Singapore might be the ideal place for you to hideaway from the stresses of the world for a short while. Located on the south side of Sentosa Island and nestled within natural surroundings on the coast, guests will have a chance to enjoy the fresh cool sea breeze while taking in some fantastic views of the Singapore straits and the South China Sea. Though the resort is not within Singapores main city, hotel shuttle buses can take you to and from the several main shopping and entertainment districts within minutes. Alternatively the Capella Hotel sits near the Sentosa Golf Club, Thian Hock Temple and two excellent beaches Tanjong and Palawan.
The hotel looks nothing less than a peaceful paradise oasis with a sleek minimal interior and exterior design that fuses hints natural beauty with a cool up-to-date modern edge, this is not only seen in the appearance but also in the range of on-site hi-tech gadgetry that does everything for you leaving guests to do nothing except relax.
About the rooms
There is a selection of 112 different guest rooms to choose from, each with either a sea or garden view and out of this world interiors that mix classic and contemporary designs that gives them a unique character. Youll also notice that the walls, furniture and additional fittings have been specially color matched in subtle calm tones to add an air of warm relaxation to the atmosphere; also carefully positioned large ceiling to floor windows let in lots of natural light which give visitors a sense of being out in nature rather than indoors.
You have a choice of the premier rooms, constellation rooms, Sentosa suites, Acapella suites, villas and colonial manors; they all come with a unique range of comforts and amenities including a wide LCD TV with electronic positioning, an electronic clock radio, in-room safe, Iron and ironing board, ipod speaker set, remote mood lighting and curtains, a double sink, a full bar and wireless internet access. About the facilities and entertainment
During a stay at the Capella Hotel Singapore youll always be taken care of, whether alone or in a group; all guests are assigned a personal assistant who can help you with every aspect of your trip, from booking tickets to creating a travel schedule and guiding you around the city. Business travelers will especially gain from this one on one help as well as having unlimited access to the well equipped business centre, a fleet of Mercedes to take them where they want to go and access to top of the line meeting rooms.
Most people staying at the Capella spend their time being pampered and well treated into a state of relaxation. The world renowned Auriga Spa offers guests special all natural organic beauty and health treatments that help detoxify the system, relax the muscles and sooth the soul. Alternatively you can sweat out your stress in the hotels top of the line gym complete with hi-tech exercise machines to keep you in top shape.
If you prefer something a little more on the out going side, there are plenty of other activities on offer in the surrounding area; golf fans will definitely enjoy the challenging Sentosa Island course which is a short stroll from the hotels main entrance. For adventure lovers the Capella hotel also has a long list of exciting tours that include, swimming with the dolphins, a visit to the zoological gardens, a night safari, cruises and sailing off the coast, a trip to universal studios, cycling trips and many more. Of course Singapore is also known as a shoppers paradise and daily excursions out to Orchard Road and many of the main shopping malls are easily arranged.
About wining and dining
There are plenty of sumptuous food choices available within the Capella Hotel grounds, with restaurants and cafes catering to almost every taste. The Knolls restaurant is housed on-site in its own building and allows guests a stunning view of the South China Sea while they eat from a menu that offers a variety of Western, Indian, Japanese and Singaporean dishes. Alternatively if youre a big fan of Chinese cuisine then youll appreciate the Cassia restaurant which takes its influence from age old renaissance Chinese fine dining for a truly memorable culinary experience. For those looking for a relaxing after meal drink Bobs bar offers a range of beers, cocktails, wines and spirits as well as aromatic Cuban cigars if thats your thing.