Marina Bay Sands is one of the most extraordinarily designed hotels in the world with three pillars topped by the incredible SkyPark featuring one of the best views in the world. The hotel fronts Marina Bay in Singapore's east end near the downtown center. Famous Las Vegas Sands is the developer; rumor has it they topped the largest working budget for a (stand alone) casino in the world at upwards of eight billion. Features include seven celebrity restaurants, an exhibition-convention center, shops, theaters, a museum, an ice rink, pavilions, and more.
Rooms & Suites
The more than 2,500 rooms and suites of the Marina Bay Sands Hotel Singapore are exquisite. Deluxe, Premier, Club, and Grand Club rooms start the list of options. Five distinct suite options include the ultra luxe Presidential and Chairman accommodations. The most affordable choices begin with Deluxe and Premier rooms. Step it up in size, views, and in-room amenities with Club and Grand Club. Suites carry through clean, modern detailing found. Each includes expansive spaces with separate bath, bedroom and sitting rooms. Premier views along with exclusive access to The Club at Marina Bay Sands and SkyPark (all room and suite options include this perk) are also included.
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The 340-meter-long cantilevered rooftop at Marina Bay Sands is the hotel’s defining feature. It is the largest public rooftop column (longer then the Eiffel Tower is tall) with a capacity of almost 4,000 people. SkyPark includes the infinity pool and sundeck, a bar, and a restaurant. Banyan Tree Spa at Marina Bay Sands Hotel Singapore offers indulgent techniques practiced in the Asian world for centuries in a setting fit for royalty. A tropical garden theme with a luxury tree house feel, guests are pampered and calmed by industry professionals. The Banyan Tree Fitness Club is a top-notch facility furnished with only the most modern equipment. Free weights and machines in the strength studio, four yoga styles and myriad classes, and the cardio studio accommodate most fitness styles. The sauna, steam room, and hot pool are welcome respites post-workout.
Dining & Entertainment
Guests are spoiled for choice in the dining category at Marina Bay Sands. Seven celebrity restaurants, eight fine dining choices, 26 casual dining options, and four “quick eats” stops provide options for anyone at anytime. The largest light and water show in the region is Wonder Full, put on by the hotel on a regular basis. Several shows and events are offered at any given time including music concerts, art exhibitions, and stage shows. Live music, world famous djs, and contemporary backdrops are found throughout several lounges, bars, and clubs at Marina Bay Sands. KU DÉ TA is an internationally known hotspot found within the Marina Bay Sands SkyPark.
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