(27/02/23) Ascott has expanded its portfolio of serviced apartments with the opening of the Citadines Connect Rochester Singapore, the group’s 7th Citadines and 18th property in Singapore.
Located at the heart of the country’s life science, education and dining hub at Rochester Park, Citadines Connect Rochester Singapore occupies four levels (levels 4 to 7) of the building, with its main lobby located on level two.
Situated near the Buona Vista (5-min) and one-north MRT (13-min) stations, Citadines Connect Rochester Singapore is also close to numerous dining and entertainment options ranging from restaurants within the neighbouring conservation bungalows, to Timber+ at one north, Holland Village and Star Vista (Theatre).
Well known parks and sights like the Rail Corridor, The Green Corridor, Kent Ridge Park, Haw Par Villa and the Singapore Botanic Gardens, are also close by.
Deluxe Bedroom at Citadines Connect Rochester Singapore
Wong Kar Ling, Ascott’s Managing Director – Southeast Asia and Head of Strategy and Global Operations, said, “Citadines is the fastest growing brand in our global portfolio. The opening of Citadines Connect Rochester Singapore marks our continued growth in this key gateway city as we plant our 18th property flag in Singapore. Aligning the strong attributes of the Citadines brand; For the Love of Cities, this property taps on the business, technology and lifestyle amenities in the area to deliver an outstanding stay experience that encompasses both work and play.”
The multi-faceted property with 135 rooms caters to both short and long stays. The property features a mix of studio units, including premier units with a well-equipped kitchenette and washer-dryer, as well as deluxe units with garden access.
Facilities at the property include a swimming pool as well as a 24-hour gymnasium. A ‘Refresh & Recharge’ lounge provides an area of respite for guests to rest and relax should they arrive prior to their check-in time or are expecting a late departure.
The adjoining Shared Executive Learning Centre, Catapult, a first of its kind in Southeast Asia, provides guests with the opportunity to sign up for courses as well as a shared space to work and learn in an experiential and immersive way, equipped with the latest learning technologies.
There is also a Garden Sanctuary and Terrace, as well as a food and beverage tenant available within the property.
Advanced technology enables guests who are members of Ascott’s loyalty programme, Ascott Star Rewards (ASR), to make their reservations, perform self-check-in and check-out, request for services, manage their membership, make contactless payment and provide feedback via the Discover ASR mobile app. They can also earn additional ASR points if they opt-out of housekeeping service as part of Ascott’s Go Green initiative.
To celebrate its opening, Citadines Connect Rochester Singapore is offering a special 20% off bookings for stays till 30 June 2023.