The Clan Hotel: Where luxury and culture meet

The Clan Hotel Singapore is only minutes away from Raffles Place, yet is surrounded by heritage streets (Credit: Far East Hospitality/ Artist's Impression)
SINGAPORE (EDGEPROP) - International hospitality owner and operator Far East Hospitality will add The Clan Hotel, its latest brand, to its growing portfolio. Slated to launch in 2Q2020, The Clan Hotel Singapore will be the group’s first luxury hotel in Singapore.
Arthur Kiong, Far East Hospitality’s CEO, says the 324-key, 139,931 sq ft hotel has been in the conceptualisation stage for several years. “The good that came out is that we had a lot of time to consider what the product is that we want to create, that will be unique and special,” he says.
Meeting rooms are available at The Clan Hotel (Credit: Far East Hospitality/ Artist's Impression)
According to Kiong, there has been a “complete shift in thinking” on what constitutes a “luxury hotel”. From expecting a hotel to be “grand” and “spacious”, travellers now expect a place that is spacious and offers personalised touches.
“In the past, luxury was about being exclusive. For the modern-day traveller, ‘luxury’ is about being inclusive, it’s about wanting to feel that you are welcome,” says Kiong. At The Clan Hotel, the services include immediate room check-in services at the airport with limousine transfer, a welcome tea ceremony with Chinese tea and traditional snacks, and turndown services with flower tea and essential oil rollers. Guests will also be able to sign up for tours, which the hotel staff will lead.
The 324-key, 139,931 sq ft The Clan Hotel sits atop Far East Square (Credit: Far East Hospitality/ Artist's Impression)
At The Clan Hotel, four room types are available. The rooms are priced from $300 a night. They are the Superior, Deluxe, Premier and Grand Premier rooms. The latter two room types are part of the...