Heritage meets pizzazz in this gateway city. Take a whole block of heritage shop houses in Singapore’s bustling Chinatown and let French designer Jacques Garcia loose. The result is a restoration to original grandeur with 138 guestrooms and suites and an epicurean’s delight of restaurants and bars, which together with sister hotel Duxton Reserve creates the convivial community.
Maxwell Reserve, Autograph Collection
A unique part of Singapore’s architectural history
The Maxwell Reserve is a masterpiece by the world renowned French Designer Jacques Garcia and houses Singapore’s most important museum quality collection of 200 original land indentures dating back to 1709. It is set in a block of heritage shophouses in Singapore’s buzzing and vibrant downtown district of Tanjong Pagar and has been beautifully and meticulously restored to its original grandeur. Each of the hotel’s 138 guest rooms and suites are carefully decorated with hand- crafted European custom furnishings and original photography. The Maxwell Reserve is a food and beverage centric hotel offering a multitude of concept restaurants and bars, complementing other in- house facilities such as an outdoor rooftop lap pool and a professional gym. Together with the Duxton Reserve, the Maxwell Reserve is part of Marriott Autograph Collection.
In harmony with the rich Asian history of Singapore, Jacques Garcia presents his classic luminary vision through elaborate materials combined with a rich palette of emerald greens and ruby reds, giving each of the 138 European-styled guestrooms and suites a touch of eclectic elegance.
- Rooms with king, queen, double, double-twin and single beds
- Naturalmat organic mattress
- Mahogany French writing desks
- Wenge hardwood floors
- Italian handmade vintage rugs unique to each room
- European-style bathrooms with walk-in rain shower in all bathrooms
- Some rooms with a free-standing clawfoot bathtub
- Lefroy Brooks 1900 Classic bathroom taps and accessories
- Exceptional organic cotton bed linen by Beaumont & Brown
- Organic down comforters and pillows by Hanse (hypoallergenic upon request)
- Organic cotton towels and robes by The Madison Collection
- Curated original art including authentic 200-year-old indentures
- Individually controlled air-conditioning
- Bathroom amenities by Etro
- Fully stocked premium quality minibar
- Satellite TV, Bose Bluetooth speaker, IDD telephone
- Espresso machine, tea and coffee-making facilities
- In-room safe, hair dryer, luggage rack
- Unlimited wireless internet connection (complimentary)
- Nightly turndown service
- Daily breakfast per person
- 28 pieces of laundry per week per person (non-accumulative)
- Daily Housekeeping
- 10% Food & Beverage discount at all outlets
- Eligible for Marriott Bonvoy points
- Private alcohol locker at the Whiskey Library & Jazz Club
- Access to the full stocked library with over 3000 books at Cultivate Cafe
- Gym & Pool access
Restaurants & Bars
A team of sommeliers, mixologists and world-class chefs and been assembled to design an outstanding array of menus, wine and cocktails lists for our guests to indulge in. Expertly sourced, seasonal ingredients, wines and spirits are brought together using traditional and subversive techniques to create truly special dining and drinking experiences.
(meaning “to hunt” in Hindi) is inspired by the grand old feasts of Indian Royals with a menu that explores progressive ideas in Indian cuisine while maintaining traditional integrity. With intrigue & inspiration of such luxurious, glamorous lifestyles and varied culinary legacies of regal India, at Shikar, celebrated Chef Jolly reinterprets nostalgic Indian dishes with an openness towards global techniques and influences offering local Singaporeans and other visiting guests a look back to these regal days through a modern day’s lens.
A plant-based, GMO-free, gluten-free vegan restaurant is born from the concept of informing and inspiring the cultural shift towards plant-based intelligence, through creativity and deliciousness. Offering high vibration foods that embrace balance with beauty, wellness and wisdom, the outlet showcases flavorful dishes made from the finest organic ingredients sourced locally and globally from small & family farms.
Isabel, the hotel’s signature Bar offers timeless elegance, luxury, glamor and intimacy. This venue serves a selection of the best hand-picked wines and champagnes, spirits and liquors from far and wide, including tonics and elixirs. The outlet also offers afternoon tea that is perfect for chic celebrations. Featuring a Tea leaf selection exclusively curated to flow along with the flavors from sweet pastries to savoury finger sandwiches and English scones, served with clotted cream and preserves and finished with an exclusive selection of Beluga caviar and a shot of vodka.
Officers' Mess Polo Bar
The Officer’s Mess Polo Bar transports you into another world where the grandeur and sophistication of Polo transcends into conversation flowing over crystal stemware and deep armchairs clad in military uniforms. Oak panelled walls and African ebony floors are complemented majestically with a saddle leather bar and a hand painted polo scene from the 1930’s depicting a match at Guards Polo Club in Windsor (UK) between Royal Patiala and the British Army. At its heart, the dining venue is a steak restaurant featuring some of the world’s finest prime grade cuts of meats and seafood. From lobster, crab-cakes, and the signature $75 Polo burger to a succulent selection of grass-fed beef and delectable sides, the menu delivers variety and the incredible authenticity of a classic fine dining experience.
A 14-seat boardroom with natural daylight and doors leading to the alfresco terrace. The room is equipped with audio visual capabilities for private meetings. The Rose Room is available as a private meeting or event space.
Wine Table - Weekly tastings, Chef’s table and small group parties at Shikar.
Private Dining Room - At Shikar, experience a Chef’s tasting menu or organize a get- together among family, friends and business partners. Comfortably seats up to 12 guests.
Maxwell Reserve is the ideal destination for cocktail parties, private dinners, wedding receptions, anniversaries, birthday parties and special family gatherings. It can also accommodate corporate team-building sessions of small groups, including one boardroom for up to 14 people and several event locations within the food and beverage outlets.
For guests keen on maintaining their fitness journey, Maxwell Reserve features an outdoor rooftop lap pool beside a wooden sundeck, whilst the outdoor bar and lounge area are perfect for relaxation. Next to the lap pool, a modern gymnasium features cardio equipment, weights machines and functional training elements where guests can enjoy fun workouts at all levels.
- 25-meter outdoor rooftop swimming lap pool
- Fully equipped LifeFitness gym and fitness suite
Maxwell Reserve provides the perfect base from which to become acquainted with Singapore’s inspiring sites. Retail boutiques and exceptional restaurants, bars and acclaimed street food are just steps from our enchanting oasis, while Singapore’s Changi International Airport (SIN) can be reached by car in 20 minutes.
Enjoy a storied insight into culture-rich Chinatown or historical journey at the National Museum of Singapore, Asian Civilizations Museum, Peranakan Museum and Singapore Art Museum. Stroll around Chinatown and be immersed in the captivating sights and sounds of this vibrant neighborhood; be inspired by the Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and its museum. With the highest concentration of Michelin-starred restaurants in the country, Tanjong Pagar is also home to world famous Michelin-starred chicken rice at nearby Maxwell Food Centre.
How to get there
From Singapore Changi Airport, it is a 20-minute taxi ride to the hotel. Alternatively, take the train on the East West line from Changi Airport, transfer at Tanah Merah and continue to Tanjong Pagar Station. Take Exit A. It is an 8-minute walk from Tanjong Pagar MRT Station to the hotel.