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Three new Raffles Hotels to visit in 2024

With 22 properties across 18 countries, Raffles Hotels & Resorts is continuing to expand, opening new hotels in Bahrain, Singapore and India in 2024.

Founded in 1887, Raffles has grown renowned for their landmark properties, service and dedication to incorporating local culture and art in their hotel design. Despite it’s long history, the brand is not looking at slowing down, announcing new properties at both new and familiar destinations worldwide.

Raffles Al Areen Palace Bahrain

Opened: 13 December 2023

Location: Zallaq, Bahrain

Highlights of Raffles Al Areen Palace Bahrain

  • Join the knowledgeable butler-curator for a private guided tour of the hotel’s striking art collection. Admire work skillfully created by local Bahraini artists, as you walk across decorated marble floors in rooms naturally lit by high glass ceilings.
  • Explore the secret garden which flourishes under the care of a resident palace botanist who hosts exclusive workshops on organic gardening, tree planting and healing herbs.
  • Dining options include the all-day Mediterranean-themed Palma and the patisserie, Ycone Paris, which is head up by French master passier, Yazid Ichemrahen.

Explore nearby

Nearby attractions include the Bahrain International F1 Circuit, the Lost Paradise of Dilmun Waterpark, the Al Dana Amphitheatre, Al Jazair Beach and the Royal Golf Club.
Raffles Al Areen Palace Bahrain © Raffles

Raffles Jaipur

Where: Jaipur, India

Opening: May 2024

What we know so far about Raffles Jaipur

Raffles Jaipur will be a hub of exclusivity on India’s Golden Triangle, home to an intimate collection of 50 suites. Many of these suites will have their own private pools and jacuzzis allowing from a relaxing escape from the hustle and bustle. Adorned with chandeliers, palms and intricate details carved into the walls, the hotel draws inspiration from the Zenana (or women’s quarters) and Mughal architectural tradition, these are best demonstrated in the Writers Bar and Atrium. India’s transformative approach to wellbeing will be implemented through the hotel’s holistic wellness program, curated in collaboration with India’s wellness masters.

Writers Bar, Raffles Jaipur © Raffles

Raffles Singapore Sentosa

Where: Sentosa Island, Singapore

Opening for bookings: August 2024

What we know so far about Raffles Singapore Sentosa

Raffles has announced the second of its properties to open in Singapore, the first being their original property in its heart. However, their new property will serve as an exclusive tropical escape for guests in the form of an ultra-luxurious 62-villa resort overlooking Tanjong Beach. Raffles Singapore Sentosa will be home to six restaurants, a spa offering next-generation wellness and longevity programmes, a library and a ballroom overlooking the South China Sea. The resort will also feature curated gardens designed by Yabu Pushelberg. Covering over 100,000 square meters, these gardens will serve as retreat for travellers.

Raffles Sentosa Singapore
Raffles Sentosa Singapore © Raffles

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