US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un met in Singapore for the 2018 North Korea–United States summit. Donald Trump stayed at Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore and Kim Jong-un chose The St. Regis Singapore for his stay.
Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore is Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts first property in the world. It is equipped with luxurious guest rooms, suites and serviced apartments. The hotel caters to both, business and leisure travellers with facilities like business centre, salon, foreign exchange counter and meeting rooms.
The 299-key St. Regis Singapore is located on Orchard Road, the shopping hub of Singapore. The hotel has amenities for all types of travellers and includes accommodation types like a Presidential suite, King Cole suite, Penthouse rooms and Grand Deluxe rooms. In addition, St. Regis Singapore offers John Jacob Ballroom and five luxury meeting rooms with high-end technology.
Meanwhile, the summit was held at The Capella Resort on Sentosa Island. Spread across 30 acres of land, this luxurious property has 112 manors, suites and guestrooms. The resort offers a space of 2276 sqm for organising meetings and social events.
Following the Trump-Kim summit, Singapore says its tourism sector, especially hospitality has benefited from a boost.