16 Nov '12, 8am
[GRAND OPENING] Flower power + glam rock = The new @w_singapore:
W Hotels Worldwide’s seventh Asia Pacific spot sure is lavish—ostentatious even—right down to the Sentosa Cove location, 250 sea and marina-facing guest rooms (including the Extreme WOW Suite, which blows even MBS’ most expensive spot completely out of the water) and private berthing stations. W’s signature watering hole Woobar makes an appearance here, as do two great restaurants The Kitchen Table and Skirt . Design: This is W, so cutting edge art and design comes fitted as standard—you’ll see a glorious waterfall with graphic projections when you enter, quirky art installations like flying potato chips in the basement, and even coveted works by Andy Warhol and Damien Hirst in the hall. And they’ve gone overboard on the Vanda Miss Joaquim—national orchid or not. There are flowers everywhere—on the bed frames, rosewood carpeting and Swarovski chandeliers. Rave: Just like i...