Hotel Fort Canning now open

Escape from the hustle and bustle of city living at the new Hotel Fort Canning. The newly opened boutique hotel which sits atop Fort Canning Park features a collection of 86 rooms and suites, designed to offer you premium services and facilities in this unique location. Both rooms and suites are complemented by a selection of award-winning furniture from Poltrona Frau while bathroom amenities are provided from the award-winning THANN Spa.

The hotel also houses Bistro @ The Glass House, Gattopardo and Tisettanta Lounge. The bistro features the best from the cuisines across the region. Signature dishes include “customised” Laksa, Hainanese Chicken Rice and hand-crafted deli sandwiches.

Run by the Garibaldi Group, Gattopardo serves contemporary Italian and Mediterranean cuisine with a charcoal grill and wood-fired oven for baking gourmet pizzas while Tisettanta specializes in Italian inspired cocktails with flavors such as fresh herbs, tangy citrus, aromatic nuts and rich chocolate, healthy detoxifying remedies and drinks inspired by top Italian designers.

Hotel Fort Canning is located at 11 Canning Walk, 6338-1212. Rates starts from $275 for a deluxe room inclusive of breakfast and is valid till the end of 2010.