Photo: Accor

Accor, the largest international hospitality group in the Middle East, Africa & Asia Pacific, has joined forces with Worldwide Hotels Group, the leading hotel operator in Singapore, to introduce the world’s largest Mercure hotel to Singapore — the Mercure ICON Singapore City Centre. Set to open its doors in Q1 2024, this monumental deal marks a significant milestone in the longstanding partnership between Accor and Worldwide Hotels Group.

Located at 8 Club Street, Mercure ICON Singapore City Centre stands as a beacon of luxury between the historic charm of Chinatown and the vibrant energy of the Central Business District (CBD). Boasting 989 keys, the hotel offers a lifestyle-forward haven for the informed, cosmopolitan traveler.

Carolyn Choo, CEO of Worldwide Hotels Group, expresses excitement about expanding their collaboration with Accor, emphasising their commitment to creating exceptional guest experiences. “With Mercure ICON Singapore City Centre, we will continue to create exceptional guest experiences for the informed, cosmopolitan traveller.”

Lobby lounge. (Photo: Accor)

Guests of Mercure ICON Singapore City Centre will be immersed in a dynamic lobby adorned with a captivating video wall, setting the stage for a memorable stay. The All-Day Dining Restaurant serves as a social hub for guests to unwind and indulge in culinary delights, complemented by a Lounge & Bar concept providing a seamless integrated experience for meetings, relaxation, and work. The hotel’s landscaped pool deck and indoor gym offer rejuvenation for both the body and mind, ensuring a holistic and luxurious stay experience.

Strategically located between Chinatown and Telok Ayer, with direct connectivity to two main transit lines, the hotel provides easy access to the CBD, renowned shopping enclaves, and local attractions in Singapore. The Mercure experience is about local discovery, with each hotel reflecting the unique charm of its neighbourhood.

Garth Simmons, chief operating officer for Accor’s Premium, Midscale & Economy Division in Asia, remarks on the honour of continuing their partnership with Worldwide Hotels Group, “Located in one of the most happening neighborhoods in Singapore, the hotel demonstrates our shared commitment to providing genuine hospitality experiences.”

Signing ceremony. (Photo: Accor)

As Mercure ICON Singapore City Centre prepares to welcome guests in 2024, it sets a new standard for luxury living, combining the allure of Club Street with the excellence of Accor’s hospitality.