At the heart of culturally-vibrant Singapore, a stone’s throw away from Bugis Street and shopping malls like Bugis Junction and Raffles City, you will find Hotel NuVe Heritage, Singapore a boutique hotel nestled amid a row of old colonial shophouses. This boutique hideout in Purvis Street is a short walking distance to the train station and makes a good base to explore the lion city. Read on to discover the modern comforts, warm hospitality, delightful activities and enjoyable amenities that you can enjoy in one of Singapore’s secret tourist gems for both locals and visitors.
1. A boutique gem in the heart of Bugis
Walk down Purvis Street, and you might just miss it. The white 6-storey heritage shophouse sits quietly in a lane packed with eateries and high-end furniture stores. But upon taking a closer look, you will discover unmistakable hospitality in this 19-room boutique hotel Singapore. Its surroundings of Bugis Street, Beach Road, and Bras Basah are places that offer you a plethora of dining and retail options. The convenient location allows you to simply hop on the train station and get to many of the city’s must-see places in only a couple of minutes.
2. Themed boutique rooms with modern comforts
Hotel NuVe Heritage, Singapore offers guests 19 rooms and suites, with themes ranging from the cozy Quaint Queen rooms to the airy and spacious Suite Photographer. Rooms are designed with a modern touch and comes with thoughtful amenities. Interiors are bedecked in neutral shades and crisp white furnishing for a clean look. During our visit, we stayed at the Explorer Suite that featured a marble-lined bathroom with top-notch toiletries including a TOTO automated washlet and massage shower. The highlight of our stay is definitely the plush Slumberland mattress, perfectly complemented by a firm duck feather and microfibre pillows, that gave us every reason to stay in bed all day.
Aimed to serve guests with a relaxing vacation, Hotel NuVe Heritage, Singapore comes decked with a complimentary mini-bar, in-room coffee machines and massage showers that will pamper you to the nines. Hotel NuVe Heritage, Singapore does all this with style. Its earth-toned interiors pay homage to both Western elegance and spirited local charm. The chandeliers bring a touch of class and Peranakan tiles and antique furnishings play off the contemporary touch. Works of local artists adorn the walls to keep the space creative and refreshing. Topping off the experience is highly personalised customer service, dedicated to making your stay pleasant and comfortable.
3. Complimentary features during your stay
Help yourself to a fully-stocked and complimentary mini bar, a Dolce Gusto coffee machine, or a lovely selection of Dilmah teas – all replenished daily for your indulgence during the length of your stay. There’s also the rich assortment of nibbles and goodies on the small snack-bar beside the elevator lobby. After an afternoon of shopping and city wandering in blistering heat, take a break in your refreshing suite to enjoy a drink or two with your partner as access to alcoholic and soft drinks hor comes as a perk, before heading out to see the sights and sounds of nighttime Singapore.
4. Personalized service by a small team of dedicated staff
Whether you are having a free juice in the lobby or asking secret tips for your next travel stop – the hotel personnel is cheerful, eager and very professional. The personalized service was very apparent during our time there, especially in how we interacted with the team, from the convenient airport pickup right down to our custom check-out time, highlighting the atmosphere of premium care and service which the boutique hotel emphasizes.
5. Embark on a city adventure together
Local couples and international travelers who want a change of pace in how they experience Singapore would be wise to spend a night or two in one of the hotel’s kooky suites. It’s the perfect jump-off point to see the city in a new light, starting with appreciating the works of local artist which adorn the hotel walls. From there you can take a leisure stroll along colonial shophouses which line up the street, before heading to shop at nearby Bugis Junction. Take a breather and have drink or two in one of the many cafes nearby then spend the rest of the afternoon in the arts and heritage district in Singapore’s civic centre, home to museums and monuments. At night, dinner choices range from Michelin star restaurants to authentic dishes in quaint local chophouses along Bugis St. End your day with an enjoyable movie date or cocktails at any of the neighborhood watering holes.
Hotel NuVe Heritage, Singapore is a surprising delight and definitely, a must try for anyone who wants to see a side of Singapore away from the usual hustle and bustle the city offers regular visitors and residents. Book direct via their website and you can enjoy a complimentary breakfast during your stay! We enjoyed the refreshingly tranquil escape it offers to longtime city dwellers and travelers alike, and its central location in a hip and happening district, beautifully framed by it’s perfectly preserved colonial shophouse facade and posh interiors, makes it a gem worth discovering.
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