Do you have plans for a Singapore foodie trip? Singapore is known for its hypermodern architecture and for being a melting pot of cultures.  But it’s the tasty food that attracts a lot of travelers. Singapore is intertwined with exciting food, influenced by Malay, Chinese, and Indian cuisines. What’s even better, is that there are plenty of hotels that offer free breakfast! We’ll review the best Singapore hotels that take the morning meal very seriously. Plus, food always tastes better when it’s free! Before we do that though, here are some of our recommendations.

Best Buffet Breakfast

  • Sofitel Singapore City CentreThe breakfast buffet at Racine’s offers guests a variety of mouthwatering dishes. There’s a taste for every palate, including fresh pastries, pancakes, dim sum, and charcuterie boards. With live cooking stations, it’s one of the most impressive buffets in Singapore.
  • Holiday Inn Express Singapore Clark Quay (photo)The Express Start Breakfast buffet is served in the hotel’s Great Room restaurant. There’s a selection of Singaporean and International dishes, plus assorted pastries and beverages. Dishes change regularly so you won’t be bored with the food during your stay.

Best Halal Breakfast

  • Royal Plaza On ScottsCarousel Buffet’s kitchen is halal certified, so guests following a halal diet can enjoy breakfast with no worries. Starting at S$42, dishes include eggs, pancakes, and sausages, all prepared with chicken, not pork. You’ll also enjoy Asian dishes, like noodles, fried rice, curries, and dim sum all using certified ingredients.
  • PARKROYAL Collection Marina BayPeppermint is one of Singapore’s best halal breakfast buffets, with all kitchens and stations halal certified. Starting at S$38, there are a variety of tasty dishes, including Asian, local, and Western. You’ll find everything from eggs and pastries to meats, seafood, rice dishes, and noodles.

Best Indian Breakfast

Singapore’s best Indian breakfasts are in Little India, but the restaurants aren’t inside the hotels. Most of the hotels will post the distance to the closest or best Indian restaurant. With that in mind, there are a couple of highly-rated hotels that have Indian options in their buffets.

  • Marina Bay SandsIf you’re looking for Indian breakfast delights, Rise buffet has a nice variety. Their live cooking station features Dosas, Paratha, and Potato Masala, plus other items like Dal, Idli, Naan bread, and chutneys. Rise breakfast buffets start at S$35 per person.
  • Royal Plaza on ScottsCarousel Buffet offers some of the best Indian breakfast options of any hotel restaurant. Breakfast buffets start at S$42 and feature two rotating Indian breakfast options. Those include Grilled Prata with Dhal Curry, Steamed Putu Mayam, and Steamed Idly with Vegetable Curry.

Cheapest Hotel With Buffet Breakfast

  • Holiday Inn Express Singapore SerangoonRoom rates may change throughout the year, but the prices in October may be the most affordable. Book one of the Standard rooms and enjoy a nightly rate as low as $125 USD.
  • Holiday Inn Express Singapore Clark QuayThis 4-star hotel in Clarke Quay is an affordable option if you’re planning to visit during the holidays. Book a Standard room in December or January and pay as low as $160 USD per night.

1. The Barracks Hotel Sentosa by Far East Hospitality

The Barracks Hotel Sentosa by Far East Hospitality is based in a former military base on Sentosa Island. Rooms and suites are all elegantly designed – some even have pool access from the terrace. In the morning, the Living Room is the place to be for a hearty breakfast. You’ll have dishes like Belgian waffles, savory quiches, fruit platters, congee, and Singaporean prawn noodles. For young travelers, a Junior Breakfast Set is available that includes pancakes with berries, maple syrup, and butter. Besides breakfast, there’s a big selection of restaurants nearby like Japanese, French, and Indian food. If you’re thirsty, there are all-day beverages, and complimentary evening cocktails and canapes. Other facilities you’ll have access to include an outdoor pool, fitness center, and the Oasia Spa.

  • Guest Reviews: Our room was perfect. The breakfast was outstanding and the champagne afternoon tea was exceptional.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Duplex suites
  • Address: 2 Gunner Lane, Sentosa Island, 099567 Singapore

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2. The Fullerton Bay Hotel Singapore

In the city’s Marina Bay area sits The Fullerton Bay Hotel Singapore, a captivating 5-star establishment. The rooms and suites in this hotel are designed using classic French elements and popping colors. While the Presidential Suite is certainly the best, it’s generally booked out. Check out the unique Theme suites that all offer amazing views through the floor-to-ceiling windows. Start your day with breakfast at La Brasserie, a casual but stylish eatery that has indoor seating as well as an alfresco terrace. Pick from an extensive menu with freshly cooked items ranging from Asian classics like nasi lemak and laksa to pancakes and cheese platters. On top of that, you’ll find tasty staples like juices, pastries, yogurt, and hot drinks. The hotel has 4 other restaurants and bars, perfect for late-night drinks, dinner parties, or an afternoon tea.

  • Guest Reviews: The Bayview room with the outdoor terrace was perfect. The breakfast was excellent.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Theme suites
  • Address: 80 Collyer Quay, Marina Bay, 049326 Singapore

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3. Sofitel Singapore City Centre

Sofitel Singapore City Centre is located in the downtown area. It is situated within walking distance from the Gardens by the Bay and the Red Dot Design Museum. Luxurious rooms and suites await at this 5-star property, which also houses an outdoor swimming pool and a gym. The gym has cardio machines and weights for you to remain fit during the holiday break. Before you head out to explore the city, don’t forget to pass by the impressive breakfast buffet line. Racines Restaurant is the spot where tropical fruits, freshly baked pastries, bread, dim sum, and other Chinese dishes are displayed. For lunch and dinner, you can choose from 4 different eateries, or have the delicacies delivered to your accommodation.

  • Guest Reviews: The room was spacious and thoughtfully appointed. The breakfast was nice with lots of choices. 
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Prestige suite
  • Address: 9 Wallich Street, Tanjong Pagar, 078885 Singapore

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4. Quincy Hotel by Far East Hospitality

Quincy Hotel by Far East Hospitality is a 4-star hotel in the Orchard area, the most significant shopping district in Singapore. Sit by the infinity pool while enjoying the all-day refreshing drinks, evening cocktails, and small bites. Alternatively, you can use the sauna and steam room for revitalization. Most rooms are quite similar but if you want more space, go for the Premier rooms. You’ll find a private bathroom with a tub, a large double bed, plus comfy slippers and bathrobes. Breakfast here includes an in-room American breakfast, presented in bento box style. There’ll be fruit, juice, buns, eggs, sausages, and a hot drink.

  • Guest Reviews: We really enjoyed the breakfast, the evening drinks, and canapes that were all included in the price. 
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Best Rooms: Premier room
  • Address: 22 Mount Elizabeth, Orchard, 228517 Singapore

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5. Pan Pacific Serviced Suites Orchard, Singapore

The Pan Pacific Serviced Suites Orchard, Singapore is surrounded by the massive shopping malls in the Orchard area. Rooms and suites here have a modern interior. They’re all fitted with kitchens, separate living areas, and bedrooms, ideal for extended stays. But if you want the best, pick the penthouse which has a huge living space with views of the city. In the spacious lounge, the scent of a generous breakfast buffet invites you to start the day with a feast. Other than displayed items like salads, fruits, and pastries, you can order dishes from an a-la-carte menu. This way, you can taste local specialties like dim sum and fried rice, as well as eggs benedict, bagels with salmon, and several soups.

  • Guest Reviews: Our room was spacious and very well laid out. The breakfast was great with plenty of food choices.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Penthouses
  • Address: 96 Somerset Road, Orchard, 238163 Singapore

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6. AMOY by Far East Hospitality

AMOY by Far East Hospitality is a hotel with 37 guest rooms in the Outram area of Singapore. Being close to the Raffles shopping malls and The Promontory lookout point, this hotel is an excellent base for exploring the city. Other conveniences in this property are the airport shuttle service and the 24-hour front desk, in case you want to book tours. Within the rooms, a coffee machine and complimentary minibar are all yours. This hotel provides guests with breakfast vouchers for the nearby Dean & Deluca Cafe. With this voucher, you can order Western-style breakfast items like juices, pastries, toast, fresh fruits, and eggs prepared in different ways.

  • Guest Reviews: The room was comfortable and much larger than we expected. Breakfast was included, with a choice of restaurants.
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Best Rooms: Deluxe room
  • Address: 76 Telok Ayer Street, Chinatown, 048464 Singapore

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7. Holiday Inn Express Singapore Clarke Quay

The Holiday Inn Express Singapore Clarke Quay is a 4-star hotel in the heart of Singapore. Get yourself settled in one of their queen or twin rooms, most of which overlook the skyrise structures in the city. While rooms are simple with comfy beds and private bathrooms, they’re super clean – giving a lux feel. A continental breakfast is included in the rate and consists of a buffet spread served in The Great Room restaurant. Enjoy the selection of hot beverages, Singaporean dishes, pastries, and Western dishes. During the day, you can hang out in The Great Room lounge for a chat with friends and enjoy a few drinks.

  • Guest Reviews: We had a fantastic stay. Breakfast was included and the rooftop pool was perfect for cooling off.
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Best Rooms: Top floor rooms
  • Address: 2 Magazine Road, Clarke Quay, 059573 Singapore

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8. Fraser Place Robertson Walk Singapore

With the Robertson Walk mall area at your feet, this truly is an outstanding choice for shopping enthusiasts. Some of the facilities in this hotel include an outdoor swimming pool and a well-equipped fitness center. Book one of the 164 serviced apartments, and revel in the spacious set-up with separate living, dining, and kitchen areas. If you feel like cooking, the apartments are fitted with fully-furnished kitchens. However, breakfast is included in the price so just head to The Hub on the 3rd floor. Pick up your items from a buffet table set with cereals, fruit, bread, salads, and juices. Find a sweet spot the poolside or indoors to enjoy your morning meal.

  • Guest Reviews: The 3-bedroom apartment was perfect for our family. There were lots of nice restaurants within walking distance.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Three-bedroom apartments
  • Address: 11 Unity Street, Robertson Quay, 237995 Singapore

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9. Holiday Inn Express Singapore Serangoon

The Holiday Inn Express Singapore Serangoon is a good option if you’re visiting the Jalan Besar Sports Centre, just 2 minutes away.  Whether you’re here for business or vacation, the rooms provide you with suitable amenities. Besides morning refreshments, the property also gives guests a free buffet breakfast. Sit down for a continental banquet, with goodies like bread, pastries, cereals, milk, and up to 5 hot dishes. You’ll have a chance to fight the breakfast calories in the gym, where weights, treadmills, and stationary bicycles await. For the guests’ convenience, this resort also offers luggage storage before check-in and after check-out, plus self-service laundry facilities.

  • Guest Reviews: The room had everything we needed. The breakfast was included and had lots of choices.
  • Star Rating: 3 stars
  • Best Rooms: Family room
  • Address: 270 Jalan Besar, Lavender, 209019 Singapore,

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10. Holiday Inn Express Singapore Orchard Road

The Holiday Inn Express Singapore Orchard Road is located near the Orchard Road malls. It’s a cheaper option compared to the 5-star hotels directly on Orchard Road, but still looks luxurious. You’ll have a choice between, queen, twin, and single rooms. Rooms are cosy and ideal for couples, although some have sofabeds if there’s a third person. Breakfast is served in The Great Room restaurant which operates 24 hours per day. You’ll find coffee, cornflakes, salads, eggs, and sausages at the generous breakfast station. For some extra energy after the meal, pick up some of the fruits or a filling muffin. There’s also a gym on-site where you can maintain your fitness level during the holiday break.

  • Guest Reviews: It was a great Orchard Road location with a well-appointed room. The breakfast was generous and delicious.
  • Star Rating: 3 stars
  • Best Rooms: Twin room with sofa bed
  • Address: 20 Bideford Road, Orchard, 229921 Singapore

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11. Lloyd’s Inn

Hiding away in an oasis of lush vegetation sits Lloyd’s Inn, a small-scale boutique hotel with 34 guest rooms. The architects have decided on a minimalist design, and the rooms have a bright interior with small pops of green coming from plants. A sense of privacy and luxury is best felt in the Patio Room, where a bathtub and comfy couch make for an unwinding experience. Cool features include an outdoor pool and lounge, and a pantry with coffee and vending machines. Lloyd’s Inn gives away breakfast vouchers for the Artisan Boulangerie Co. cafe, an establishment that’s a 250-meter walk away from the inn. This coffee shop pampers you with an all-day breakfast menu. You’ll find international food, ranging from toasted panini sandwiches and pasta dishes to salads. For drinks, you’ll have a choice of artisanal coffees, teas, juices, and smoothies.

  • Guest Reviews: It was a lovely boutique hotel close to Orchard Road. The room was very comfortable and the breakfast was good.
  • Star Rating: 3 stars
  • Best Rooms: Deluxe rooms
  • Address: 2 Lloyd Road, 239091 Singapore

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12. Hotel NuVe Heritage

Hotel NuVe Heritage is spread over 6 floors and has a total of 19 rooms for guests to indulge in. Make yourself at home in a room or suite, where pastel colors and subtle pieces of art welcome you. Some rooms are ideal for couples, like the Artists suite where there’s a private bathtub on the terrace. Or if you’re traveling with a group, the quirky Photographer suite is more appropriate. You’ll have 2 double beds and a luxurious private bathroom. All of the dwellings have a free minibar, which is replenished daily with soft drinks, tea, and even beer. Start the day with a set breakfast, with your choice of main, side, and drink from the hotel’s menu.

  • Guest Reviews: The room’s outdoor tub and garden were the best part of our stay. The complimentary mini-bar was a nice touch.
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Best Rooms: Photographer suite
  • Address: 3 Purvis Street, 188592 Singapore

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Best Singapore Rooms

Singapore HotelsBest Rooms
The Barracks Hotel SentosaDuplex suites
The Fullerton Bay HotelTheme suites
Sofitel Singapore City CentrePrestige suite
Quincy HotelPremier room
Pan Pacific Serviced Suites OrchardPenthouses
AMOYDeluxe room
Holiday Inn Express Singapore Clarke QuayTop floor rooms
Fraser Place Robertson WalkThree-bedroom apartments
Holiday Inn Express Singapore SerangoonFamily room
Holiday Inn Express Singapore Orchard RoadTwin room with sofa bed
Lloyd’s InnDeluxe rooms
Hotel NuVe HeritagePhotographer suite
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