The Singapore Grand Prix is undoubtedly one of the country’s most glamorous events with a stunning night race set in the heart of the city. Soak up the party atmosphere at the upcoming F1 2015 race at these hotel hot spots.
Book a room in a trackside hotel to watch the F1 cars zip by from the comforts of your room. Or these other hotels near the nightrace circuit where you can easily wander down at racetime or jump in on the fun at the F1 concert grounds come September.
As one of the few hotels directly overlooking the F1 street circuit and Marina Bay precinct, this is about as close to the action as you can get during the Singapore Grand Prix. Besides getting to enjoy all the comforts and service that this five-star hotel provides, from a 24-hour fitness centre, rooftop pool and the acclaimed St Gregory Spa, you will be well placed to easily get to some of the most coveted seats along the circuit, such as the Paddock Club and the Grandstand.
Exclusive party venues such as Amber Lounge are also not too far away from the Pan Pacific. This hotel is also connected to Suntec City Mall, so you can easily pop out to grab a meal or stock up on necessities without have to deal with traffic.
Strategically located in the heart of Singapore’s shopping and entertainment district, this 72- storey luxury hotel at Turn 9 of the Singapore Grand Prix street circuit will give you a bird’s eye view of the car racing action without having to step out of the hotel.
To truly experience the F1 in style, complete with stunning panoramic views of the city, make a reservation at the hotel’s Equinox Complex on the top floors of the hotel. There’s French restaurant JAAN for modern fine dining and Equinox Restaurant for European fare. City Space is a classy cocktail bar for pre- or post-dinner drinks, while New Asia Bar is an upscale club in the sky where you can party the night away with the fashionable denizens of the little red dot.
The ear-splitting roar of supercar engines and the scent of burning rubber on the pavement is sure to get your adrenaline pumping, but that doesn’t mean you don’t want some peace and quiet when you sleep.
The Fairmont Singapore offers you a peaceful sanctuary within a short walking distance from the Marina Bay Street Circuit so you won’t have to travel far to escape the crowds.
This hotel is close to the Padang Stage, where some of this year’s biggest international headlining acts, such as Maroon 5 and Pharrell Williams, will be performing, so if you’re in it for the entertainment options, make this your top hotel pick.
Tip: To get the most out of your stay, request for rooms with the track view when making your reservation.
Arguably one of Singapore’s most atmospheric luxury hotels, The Fullerton Hotel once housed Singapore’s General Post Office and has been lovingly restored to its current incarnation. All its rooms are lovingly furnished to ensure you have a memorable stay, but if you’re in the mood to splurge, you certainly won’t go wrong with one of its suites. In addition, you’ll be treated to awesome views of Marina Bay Sands, just across the bay.
In addition, you’ll be treated to awesome views of Marina Bay Sands, just across the bay. Plus, with the Gate 6 entrance of the circuit right at the doorstep and its sister property, The Fullerton Bay Hotel, you’re guaranteed to be right in the thick of the action the moment you step out of the hotel.
One thing to note – you’ll still want to dress comfortably and wear walking shoes as the entire circuit spans about 80 football fields!
If the off-track action is more up to your speed, the Pan Pacific Orchard is just the hotel for you. Located in Orchard Road, Singapore’s premier shopping strip, this hotel is in easy walking distance of the glitziest malls in the country, such as Ion Orchard, Paragon and Takashimaya Shopping Centre.
During the F1 season, expect to be treated to many Grand Prix-related shopping deals and promotions, including special appearances by the F1 drivers, so keep your eyes peeled when you shop. Best of all, the hotel is just a few minutes from Orchard MRT station, so you can get to the race circuit in no time at all.
If you intend to enjoy a slightly longer stay, getting a serviced apartment in Singapore may suit your needs. The rooms at the Pan Pacific Serviced Suites come equipped with a kitchen as well as dining and living areas for maximum flexibility.
This property is located in the atmospheric Arab Street and Haji Lane district, a vibrant enclave featuring ethnic eateries, hip cafes and indie shopping, so you’ll get to experience the artsy side of Singapore. At the same time, it’s just a hop, skip and jump away from Marina Bay, meaning you’ll be able to jump into the thick of the F1 action with minimal fuss.
With such a wide variety of choices to rest your head, you’ll be assured of a once-in-a-lifetime experience as you take in the thrills and spills of the Singapore Grand Prix.
New on the List: South Beach Hotel
For more bragging rights, you’ll also want to check out the newly opened South Beach Hotel, which is designed by renowned French designer Philippe Starck. The other hotels are filling up quick. So South Beach Hotel is a great option if you’re still looking to book a hotel room for Singapore’s Formula One 2015, as the hotel opens its doors for the first time just a few weeks before the Singapore night race this year.
It’s time to flag off the most exciting weekend of the year!
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