Vagabond Hotel, Singapore



Vagabond Hôtel, Singapore
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Address: 39 Syed Alwi Road Singapore 207630
Telephone: +65 6291 6677

This glamorous luxury boutique hotel in Singapore can only be described as a masterpiece. Situated in Singapore’s historic Kampong Glam district, hôtel vagabond is the first experience-driven luxury boutique hotel with a Salon area designed to immerse guests in the theatre of art, food, drink and conversation. This is the only hotel in the country to feature an Artist in Residence program and also the first and only hotel in the whole of Asia to feature stunning interiors designed by the highly acclaimed French designer Jacques Garcia, who is best known for his design of Hotel Costes in Paris, Hotel Danieli in Venice, and the Nomad in New York.


Well-positioned for business and leisure travellers, hôtel vagabond is just a half-hour from Changi Airport and 15 minutes from the CBD and other major attractions like the Marina Bay area. It is also conveniently located for the more adventurous who can find an authentic experience at the heritage enclaves of Kampong Glam and Little India which is close by.

Designed for the discerning traveller who wants 5-star luxury with distinctive character. From the moment you enter hôtel vagabond, prepare to be mesmerised by the bold and vibrant colours and intriguing artefacts and artworks that adorn the spaces. There are 41 rooms and suites to choose from – mainly differing in size and views – The Vagabond suite, the mini suites, deluxe terrace, deluxe, classic terrace and classic. In every sumptuously decorated room Garcia’s style charms you with its Parisian appeal and art-deco themed show-pieces – your stay is certain to be relaxing and rejuvenating.


Experience a truly inspirational ambiance. The Vagabond Salon is the heart and soul of this hotel– a modern interpretation of a Parisian salon – where guests have the opportunity to mingle with resident artists, dine amongst a performance, watch an independent film, or listen to a jazz quartet.

Allow your eyes to feast on a plethora of art both for pleasure and function. Ranging from antique works to dazzling contemporary mixed media pieces, the display highlights techniques and movements across cultures and centuries. Every piece has been personally sourced or commissioned by owner, Satinder Garcha. Art tours of the collection are available on request.

Photo courtesy credit: hôtel vagabond

Meet and mingle with local and international artists. Our Artist-in-Residence Programme makes culture and creativity more accessible by inviting artists to stay, work, and converse with the guests and visitors who want to learn more. With an emphasis on music and performance art of all kinds, artists are invited to apply for residencies of up to three months at hôtel vagabond. Guests can meet and chat with artists in residence at The Lady Boss High Tea held every day from 3 to 5pm.

Upcoming event:
‘Expect the Unexpected’
16th & 17th September, 2016.
A pioneering and innovative dinner theatre performance and party – perfect for the discerning traveller who wants to try something new.

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This article was published in the August 2016 issue of Inspire Living Magazine. Download it here!