New Des­ti­na­tion

Society Interiors - - PROPERTY -

In­ter­Con­ti­nen­tal Ho­tels Group (IHG), has opened Ho­tel In­digo Sin­ga­pore Ka­tong. The prop­erty is de­signed by renowned ar­chi­tects Ong & Ong and multi-dis­ci­plinary ar­chi­tec­tural prac­tice Ar­chi­tects and De­sign Con­sul­tancy, Ho­tel In­digo Sin­ga­pore Ka­tong. Lo­cated in the east­ern re­gion of Sin­ga­pore, the 131-room ho­tel has a mod­ern multi-storey build­ing fea­tur­ing de­sign el­e­ments in­spired by the rich and vi­brant cul­ture of the Per­anakans (Straits-born Chi­nese). This in­cludes a fea­ture wall at the ho­tel’s re­cep­tion com­pris­ing a col­lage of in­tri­cate Per­anakan ce­ramic pat­terns and colour­ful pop-art ren­di­tions of wa­ter jars, art mu­rals in each room that de­pict the laid­back, com­mu­nal life­style of the neigh­bour­hood, as well as a pop-up mama stall rem­i­nis­cent of small con­ve­nience stalls of­ten lo­cated in hous­ing es­tates of the 1960s, dis­play­ing lo­cal ar­ti­sans’ crafts in the ho­tel’s pav­il­ion.

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