Swissotel Merchant Court, a hotel icon for many years, by the scenic Singapore river, well located at the doorstep of Clarke Quay MRT station, within walking distance to robust dining and entertainment destinations of Singapore. With its easy access to the central business district and major tourist attractions, such as the Merlion, Marina Bay Sands, Chinatown among others, it is indeed the preferred hotel for both locals and tourist alike. Swissotel Merchant Court has recently undergone through eighteen months of refurbishment, coming back stronger and better than ever before with a brand new and refreshed look.
Enter the front doors into the main lobby and soak in the elegantly updated decor and furnishings. The hotel features a large-sized swimming pool and kids pool with water slide to keep children entertained while the adults have a relaxing lounge and dip, basking under the sun. Facilities such as a fully-equipped business centre, executive lounge, the massive and well-equipped gym that spans over two floors, with a spa and outdoor jacuzzi that meet the fancies of all kinds of guests from solo business travellers to large family groups, delivering an excellent all-rounded experience for everyone.
Housing 476 guest rooms and suites, each room type is specially designed to fulfill the various needs of guests, namely Premier Room, Swiss Select Room, Swiss Advantage Room and Swiss Executive Room. Guests’ staying at the Swiss Executive Club floors are allowed access to the executive lounge for breakfast, afternoon tea and beverages during cocktail hours further enhancing guests experiences.
Comfortable beds with plush linen ensure guests have a good night’s rest to re-energise the body for the next day’s activities. There is also a work desk with stationery, Handy Smartphone and free Wifi Hotspot device available in certain rooms, acting like a virtual concierge or whenever guests need an internet connection outdoors. Bathrooms are well stocked with all the basic amenities from shampoos to body loofahs.
The newly-renovated Ellenborough Market Café is the flagship restaurant of Swissotel Merchant Court with bright white lights illuminating the whole premise with beautiful floor tiles and blue walls. A series of Peranakan antiques is displayed around the restaurant, retaining much of the historic cultural heritage. Serving an array of traditional Peranakan delicacies, guests will never be disappointed with the quality dishes here, such as the Babi Ponteh, Ayam Buah Keluak and the popular and mouth-watering Durian Pengat, just to name a few. There is also a spread of local favourites such as Chilli Crab and international cuisines including a salad station, fresh seafood on the ice, sashimi, sushi, and cheese platter.
For guests with Executive Lounge access, it offers a cosy and quiet ambience suitable for business meetings or a casual discussion. The quality of the food is absolutely top notch, especially the breakfast buffet offering food like the cheese platter, dim sum, cereals and many more. Service staff are highly attentive and gives excellent personalised service.
There are two bars within the hotel premise, the alfresco Blue Potato, best suited for guests who are seeking a more breezy outdoor surrounding and the Crossroads Bar, located at lobby level, famous for its selection of innovative and exotic cocktails.
The Purovel Spa is an in-house spa boasting three single treatment rooms and a couple suite, each of them well furnish to provide a conducive and relaxing environment setting the right mood for your massage or facial. Utilising natural and organic ingredients in products such as massage oils, guests can expect high quality signature treatments and an extraordinary revitalising spa experience.
Guests can also enjoy the well maintained sauna and steam rooms to prepare both body and mind for the decadent spa treatment that awaits them.
20 Merchant Rd, Singapore 058281
+65 6337 2288