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Explore Novotel Singapore Clarke Quay And Its Vicinity

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Plan a staycation with your family at Novotel Singapore Clarke Quay and explore the multitude of things to do within the vicinity.

Situated along the historical Singapore River, Novotel Singapore Clarke Quay is surrounded by a multitude of trendy restaurants and nightclubs – making it an ideal staycation spot in the Clarke Quay region. With its close proximity to areas such as the Central Business District, Orchard Road and Chinatown, the hotel offers convenient access to an array of exciting sights, sceneries and activities for all.

With over 400 rooms accompanied by a panoramic view of Singapore City Centre, guests can choose from six different room categories – Standard Room, Superior Room, Superior Bay View Room, Executive Room, Premier Floor and Premier Suite.


All rooms feature contemporary décor and are equipped with full facilities including a sofa corner, working desk, an LCD flat screen television with movies on-demand, and a multi-media connectivity panel, among others.

The Standard Room features a Queen Sized bed, with hand and rain shower, and is cosy enough for couples looking for a quick respite. The spacious Superior rooms feature King Sized beds, a private balcony and a bathtub, and are ideal for couples or small families. Guests can choose either the Superior Room – which offers views of the Singapore River or Fort Canning, or the Superior Bay View Room – which offer views of Marina Bay and the Singapore Skyline.

Ideal for bigger families, the spacious and comfortable Executive Room offers a stunning view of the Singapore Skyline or Fort Canning and comes with a large sofa corner, private balconies and a bathtub.

The Premier rooms are available in two categories – Premier Floor and Premier Suite. The Premier Floor rooms are well equipped with King Sized beds, a large bathroom, bath sheets, contemporary vanity units, and an extensive range of amenities. The Premier Suites on the other hand, are ideal for a luxurious family getaway, and are great for those who prefer some additional space to relax in. Featuring a separate living room and a Jacuzzi bath, the Premier Suites also offer spectacular views of Marina Bay and the Singapore Skyline. All Premier rooms and suites offer additional amenities such as a Nespresso coffee machine and iPod docking stations.

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Novotel Premier Lounge Living Room

Premier Rooms and Suites’ guests can  enjoy exclusive access to the Premier Lounge on the 24th floor where they can enjoy complimentary American breakfast, two hours of evening cocktails with free flow drinks and canapés, and free use of a boardroom.

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Novotel Outdoor Swimming Pool

The hotel also offers a wide range of facilities including an outdoor swimming pool with poolside bar, a 24-hour Fitness Centre, an iMac Internet Kiosk, and a Launderette service.

Located on the 7th floor, guests can indulge in an all-day international buffet spread at The Square restaurant or unwind after a long day out at Le Bar Rouge, a sleek and stylish bar, offering signature cocktails, international beers and wines.

Over on the 6th floor, the hotel also plays host to two other restaurants – Dragon Phoenix Restaurant which serves Cantonese cuisine, and Moghul Mahal restaurant which serves North Indian cuisine.

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Besides these facilities, what makes Novotel Singapore Clarke Quay unique is that it is part of a mixed development comprising of the newly renovated Liang Court shopping mall and the 26-floor serviced apartment, Somerset Residences. With a myriad of dining and shopping options, bustling nightlife and heritage sites in the immediate neighbourhood, a staycation at Novotel Singapore Clarke Quay will definitely offer an entertaining and enriching experience.

We have picked the top five things you can do around Novotel Singapore Clarke Quay to make the most out of your staycation:

Japanese Food Fix at Meidi-Ya


Photo credit: Liang Court Shopping Mall

With convenient access to Liang Court shopping mall, guests staying at the hotel can easily get their fill of all things Japanese at the famous Japanese supermarket chain, Meidi-Ya. Offering a wide selection of fresh food imported directly from Japan, Japanese food lovers can get their fix of fresh salmon sashimi, bentos and more at the supermarket. On top of fresh Japanese-imported ingredients and takeaways, Meidi-Ya also offers a range of in-house products such as Meidi-Ya peanut butter and Meidi-Ya syrups that will add a tasty touch to your kitchen back home.

Address: 177 River Valley Road #B1-50, Liang Court Shopping Centre, Singapore 179030

Opening Hours: Daily, 10am – 10pm

Shop, relax and dine at UE Square Shopping Mall

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Less than 15 minutes away from the hotel is UE Square Shopping Mall – your one-stop destination for food, lifestyle and entertainment within the vicinity of River Valley and Clemenceau. UE Square Shopping Mall offers a little bit of everything for the whole family. With three levels of dining, spa and wellness options, head to the popular family-friendly District 10 Bar & Restaurant for a hearty modern European brunch, and pamper yourself with a rejuvenating spa treatment of choice at Summer Spa after. With Cold Storage supermarket available at the mall, guests can also pick up some healthy snacks and drinks to fuel up for the day.

Address: 81 Clemenceau Avenue, Singapore 239920

Opening Hours: Daily, 8.30am – 10pm

Immerse in cultural heritage at the Asian Civilisations Museum

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Photo credit: ACM’s Facebook Page

Besides shopping and dining in Clarke Quay, why not plan a visit to one of Singapore’s top museums – Asian Civilisations Museum (ACM)?  Located just a mere 10 minute walk away from Clarke Quay MRT station, take some time off  and learn more about the cultural heritage of Asia (China, Southeast Asia and the Islamic world). The museum focuses on the long historical connections between these cultures through its gallery of art pieces and exhibits. Enrich yourself with a deeper understanding of the historical connections between Singapore’s diverse heritage cultures and be sure to see the unique exhibits with a tour around the ACM.

Admission is free for all Singaporeans and Permanent Residents.

Address: 1 Empress Place, Singapore 179555

Opening Hours: Saturdays – Thursdays: 10am – 7pm;

Fridays: 10am – 9pm

Appreciate historical ancient artefacts at Fort Canning Park

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Another must-see for history enthusiasts is the iconic Fort Canning Park, which is (also) a 10-minute walk away from Clarke Quay MRT station. Having witnessed many of Singapore’s historical milestones, the hilltop landmark was once the palace of 14th century Malay Kings and more recently, also served as the Headquarters of the Far East Command Centre and British Army Barracks. Embark on any of the various trails available at Fort Canning Park and check out the range of ancient artefacts it has to offer – the Battle Box, Spice Garden, Keramat Iskandar Shah (shrine), and the Archaelogical Dig and Exhibition Area, among others. Nature lovers can also enjoy a relaxing stroll amidst the flora and fauna and lush greenery of Fort Canning Park.

Address: River Valley Road, Singapore 179037

Opening Hours: Daily, 24 hours

Unwind with drinks at Clarke Quay’s bars

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After a long day exploring the neighbourhood, relax and unwind with a drink or two at one of Clarke Quay’s bars. Known for its exciting nightlife, be spoilt for choice with the many bars dotted along the stretch of River Valley Road.

For those interested in trying out specialised shooters, head on down to Chupitos Bar. Located just behind the taxi stand at Liang Court, Chupitos Bar offers a menu of over 130 shots categorised by “Yummy”, “Deadly”, “Fruity” and “Dares”. With prices starting from SGD 15 to SGD 20 per shot, be bold and try out unique flavoured shots for an unforgettable night.

Address: 3B River Valley Road #01-05, Singapore 179021

Opening Hours: Mondays – Tuesdays, Thursdays, Sundays: 6.30pm – 1.30am;

Wednesday, Fridays – Saturdays: 6.30pm – 3.30am

For handcrafted bottled beers and American cuisine served in generous portions, head down to Brewerkz Riverside Point just across the Singapore River. With Happy Hour lasting from 12pm to 8pm, drink to your heart’s content with their wide selection of bottled beers and ciders from all over the world.

Address: 30 Merchant Road, #01-05/06 Riverside Point, Singapore 058282

Opening Hours: Daily, 24 Hours


Novotel Singapore Clarke Quay is located at 177A River Valley Road, Singapore, 179031.




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