EDITION Hotel to Open in Singapore

By Paul Joseph

World renowned hotelier Ian Schrager is to oversee the creation of a brand new luxury EDITION hotel in Singapore.

The 8-storey boutique hotel, with 190 rooms, will be located in one of Singapore's chicest neighborhoods on the former Boulevard Hotel site on Orchard Boulevard and Cuscaden Road.

It is hoped the new property will reinvigorate the Singapore hotel sector with its luxury-lifestyle brand that combines the personal, intimate, individualized and unique guest experience

The enviable location, right in the heart of the city, will offer an array of shopping and entertainment options, ranging from luxury malls to unique local finds.

EDITION Hotels is part of Marriott International, an American hospitality company that manages and franchises a broad portfolio of hotels across the world.

An American entrepreneur, hotelier and real estate developer, Ian Schrager is often associated with co-creating of the Boutique Hotel category of accommodation. Originally, he gained fame as co-owner and co-founder of Studio 54.

By Paul Joseph