(06 Aug 2021)
Standard Hotels & Resorts has signed a deal with Invictus Developments, a real estate
investment company owned by the family of Indonesian businessman
Bachtiar Karim, to open a
hotel in Singapore.
Scheduled to welcome the first guests in 2023, The Standard,
Singapore will be the brand’s third hotel in Southeast Asia following The Standard, Hua Hin
which is slated to open in November 2021,
and The Standard, Bangkok Mahanakhon which will open in
“Singapore has emerged into an incredibly important and innovative
hub in Asia and we couldn’t be more excited about this
development,” said Standard International Chief Executive Officer, Amar Lalvani.
“New hotel licenses in the city are rare and highly
coveted and we feel very fortunate to partner with
Invictus Developments to bring this project to life. Although the
global travel dynamics remain challenging at the moment, we
continue to build landmark projects around the world in anticipation of a brighter future.”
Located on Orange Grove Road, across from the Shangri-La,
Singapore, The Standard, Singapore will feature 143 rooms, a
choice of F&B options, as well as an infinity-edge pool and pool bar set
within a lush botanical courtyard.
“We are delighted to bring The Standard into
Singapore. They are known for pushing boundaries and challenging
norms which reflect our values. Their unconventional and offbeat
approach will bring a differentiated experience to the current
offerings in the vicinity,” said Chayadi Karim, principal of
Invictus Developments. With this new hotel in Singapore, and its
forthcoming hotels in Bangkok, Hua Hin and Melbourne, The Standard
is set to make a profound mark in the region.”
More details of the interior design and facilities
are expected to be revealed in the coming weeks.
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