Park Hotel Group’s latest property, the Park
Hotel Clarke Quay has opened in Singapore. Distinctive by its
striking red-tiled roof and towers with spires, the 10-storey
hotel is located by the historic Singapore River.
DP Architects, who were behind Park Hotel Clarke
Quay’s unique design, were inspired by Singapore’s Victorian-style
architecture of the early 1800s.
“The architecture of Park Hotel Clarke Quay
presents a celebrative architecture that has its roots firmly
planted in the history of Singapore. Yet at the same time, it
conveys a sense of joy and pleasure of the life that is ever
present along the Singapore River,” said Mr Tai Lee Siang,
Director of DP Architects. “While Clarke Quay is very vibrant at the street
level, Park Hotel Clarke Quay brings back the romanticism to the
skyline and a dreamlike quality with its turrets.”
The light structural expression of the building
mimics the cast-iron architecture of the colonial era. A clay roof
topped by three spires crowns the modern yet ornate façade of the
The 336 rooms and suites are designed with a view of the
Singapore River, offering the comforts of modern living. Outside,
slender pillars with balustrades artfully frame the windows.
For dining and entertainment, Brizo Restaurant &
Bar features seafood cooked in both
Western and Asian styles as well as weekend breakfast available
till 4pm. The all-day restaurant offers both indoor and alfresco
Park Hotel Clarke Quay also features a swimming
pool complete with pool bar, gym facilities and Spa Park Asia,
offering an outdoor spa experience. From the pool deck, guests can
enjoy the splendid architecture of Park Hotel Clarke Quay in full
Strategically located along Clemenceau Avenue /
Unity Street, the hotel is just minutes away from Singapore’s
premier shopping belt, Orchard Road, as well as the Marina Bay
shopping belt, and in close vicinity to the financial district and
theatres. It is also within walking distance of heritage-rich
Civic District and nightlife hub, Clarke Quay.
"We have been growing through acquisitions these
past few years, taking over hotels and introducing our Grand Park
and Park Hotel branding. Park Hotel Clarke Quay is our first
new-build hotel, representing the embodiment of our Park Hotel
brand attributes," said Mr Allen Law, Director, Park Hotel Group.
"Next year when we launch Grand Park Orchard in
Singapore, the group's flagship hotel will showcase our Grand Park
branding as we envision it."
Park Hotel Clarke Quay is Park Hotel Group’s
third property in Singapore, after Grand Park City Hall and the
upcoming Grand Park Orchard (opening 2010).
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