Singapore National Museum

Beach Street Entrance, Raffles Hotel. 1899. Singapore. Photograph and text 2008 George P. Landow. [You may use this image without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the photographer and (2) link your document to this URL in a web document or cite the Victorian Web in a print one.]

Raffles Hotel, named after the founder of Singapore, Sir Stamford Raffles, has earned a reputation as one of the finest hotels in the world and one with a large number of honored guests, including Joseph Conrad, Rudyard Kipling, Somerset Maugam, and Noel Coward.


Palm Court


Interior views


"History of Raffles Hotel." Hotel site. Viewed 26 October 2008.

Last modified 26 October 2008