HILTON is set to open its largest property in Asia Pacific after a conversion of the Mandarin Orchard Singapore is expected to be completed by the end of the year.
The 1,080-room Hilton Singapore Orchard has been earmarked as the hotel group’s flagship in the city state and will feature 16 event spaces spanning 2,400 square metres.
Facilities include two pillarless ballrooms LED walls with lighting and sound technologies that can cater to around 1,000 guests and a dedicated pre-function area. For smaller meetings there are 12 function rooms, most of which have natural daylight.
“As a hub and key city destination for business and leisure travellers, we are optimistic about the growth potential of Singapore’s hospitality scene as recovery begins and travel resumes over the long-term,” said Paul Hutton, Hilton’s VP for operations in Southeast Asia.
Cedric Nubul, Hilton Singapore Orchard’s general manager said: “Hilton Singapore Orchard will be one of the most anticipated hotels to open in 2022 and an exciting addition to the vibrant scene in Orchard Road.
“With 1,080 well-appointed accommodation options, one of the largest event spaces in the area, five curated dining concepts and a central location right in the heart of Singapore’s retail and dining haven, the hotel is set to be a destination of choice for business and leisure travellers, as well as those residing here.”