Singapore's Chinatown

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Singapore Chinatown

Singapore Chinatown, which is situated in the district of Outram, is an ethnic neighborhood that highlights elements and traditions that are historically relevant to the Chinese population. The history of this area can be traced as far back as 14th century when new immigrants – mostly, though not entirely from China – utilized this spot for sleeping and dining, while they were working on the nearby shores of Singapore River. As the working Chinese were concentrated here, the English captains of the commercial industry referred to the area as Chinatown, and for generations, the name has stuck.

Nowadays, Singapore’s Chinatown is one of the leading tourist destinations in the entire city-state. This is where visitors can take a quick stroll and be able to experience the Chinese roots of Singapore at its best. The neighborhood is defined by a combination of various elements of Baroque and Victorian architecture and walking down this street will transport visitors back in time. In between the temples and parks are restaurants, shops, and various street-stalls that sell trinkets related to Chinese culture.


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Chinatown - Riverside Hotels


Furama RiverFront  
Santa Grand Hotel Lai Chun Yuen  
Dorsett Singapore  
Link Hotel Singapore  
Park Regis Singapore  
AMOY by Fareast Hospitality  
Nostalgia Hotel  
Hotel 1929 Singapore  
Novotel Clarke Quay Singapore  
Parkroyal on Pickering  
Studio M Hotel  
Park Hotel Clarke Quay  
Park 22 Hotel  
Kam Leng Hotel by JL Asia  
New Majestic Hotel  
Bunc At Radius Clarke Quay  
Bliss Hotel Singapore  
Hotel Re Singapore  
Riverview Hotel Singapore  
Village Residence Clarke Quay by Far East Hospitality  
Village Residence Robertson Quay by Far East Hospitality  
Fraser Suites River Valley Singapore  
Fraser Place Robertson Walk Singapore  
Jayleen 1918  
Adler Hostel  
The Inn At Temple Street  
Santa Grand Hotel Chinatown  
Porcelain Hotel by JL Asia  
Backpackers Inn Chinatown  
Fragrance Hotel Riverside  
Naumi Liora  
Five Stones Hostel  
A Beary Good Hostel  
Hotel Miramar Singapore  
Royal Hostel Singapore  
Beary Nice  
Mystery Hotel Singapore Chinatown Riverside - 4 Star hotel located near Chinatown  
Mystery Hotel Singapore - 4 star hotel located near Chinatown and CBD area  
Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel  
Hotel 81 Chinatown  
Hotel 81 Osaka  
The Seacare Hotel  
Holiday Inn Singapore Atrium  
Copthorne Kings Hotel Singapore  
Swissotel Merchant Court - Singapore  
The Scarlet Singapore  
Wink Hostel  
Rucksack Inn at Temple Street  
Mystery Hotel Singapore Chinatown - Riverside - 4 star boutique hotel near to many local cuisines  
Mystery Hotel Singapore - 4 star hotel located near to Tiong Bahru and Outram Park MRT station  
Gallery Hotel Singapore  
Mystery Hotel Singapore - 4 star hotel located in Chinatown and easy access to Outram Park MRT