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UK chain to open its first Singaporean hotel in Beach Road

British-based Whitbread, which operates hotel brand Premier Inn, is set to open its first hotel in Singapore in the middle of 2016.

Designed to meet the needs of the “rapidly growing economy travel segment in the region”, the 300-room Premier Inn Singapore Beach Road aims to provide guests with a “value-for-money experience”, said the company in a statement on Tuesday.

It will feature amenities that cater to both business and leisure travellers, such as a swimming pool, a gym, and meeting facilities.

The hotel will be located near the cultural districts of Haji Lane and Arab Street as well as the bustling Marina Bay Central Business District. It will also be the only international hotel that within one kilometre of the Singapore Sports Hub.

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