Raffles by Design

Welcome to Inspiration

'This is a brief life, but in its brevity it offers us some splendid moments, some meaningful adventures' - Rudyard Kipling. Explore gastronomy, wellbeing, culture and celebration designed by Raffles in over 20 destinations around the world. Treat yourself to an experience or gift it to another. Join our community of distinguished guests, visitors and locals, and discover the spirit of generosity that makes Raffles your place to be.


Sumptuous sojourns for a physical and emotional reset


Enlightenment Retreat

Take a transformative journey to deep relaxation, designed to heighten awareness and clarity and rebalance your body, mind and spirit. Feel the beneficial effects from the moment you arrive within the beautiful and serene surroundings of our urban sanctuary in Singapore.


Royal Indulgence

Discover wellbeing and the cultivation of inner peace as a way of life in the land where the ancient healing systems of yoga and ayurveda were born. In a serene lakeside setting framed by the Aravalli Hills, salute the sunrise with open-air morning yoga. Feel your senses relax and come alive as our therapists work their magic in the Raffles Spa. Discover the calming influence of nature as you take relaxing walks around our beautiful estate, with your Wellbeing Butler never more than a heartbeat away


Journey to wellbeing

Rediscover your centre and the delicately interconnected balance between body, mind and spirit with our 27-hour wellbeing journey at Raffles Jakarta. Combining relaxation and recovery with nutrition for pleasure, spa treatments and movement, this short break is tailored to you and your precise needs, resulting in the perfect reset. 

Art & Culture

Your guide and compass to true cultural immersion



The Dream of Istanbul Art Tour

A complimentary tour of our commissioned artworks, from the whimsical to the monumental.



The Writer's Smoke at Blue Cigar

Finish your day in style at Blue Cigar Writer's Lounge, a sleek and welcoming retreat to channel your inner sophisticate with bespoke drinks, experiential Cuban nibbles, the world’s finest cigar collection and rare, handpicked first edition books.



Love is in the Arc

Stay in our magnificent Royal Monceau Suite and enjoy a private tour of the Arc de Triomphe. The Parisian icon is at its most beautiful in dawn’s early light or later when the sun is setting.


Active Adventures

On land and sea, powered by fresh air



Where Desert Meets Ocean

Just north of Qatar's border with Saudi Arabia lies an otherworldly landscape. Khor Al Adaid, or the Inland Sea, is one of very few places in the world where sweeping desert sand dunes caress the sparkling seas.



House Reef Snorkelling

Explore the house reef and learn more about our precious ecosystem on a snorkelling expedition with your Marine Butler.



Whitehall Walk With Lunch

Enjoy a guided walk around Whitehall followed by lunch at Saison by Mauro Colagreco.



Balinese Dance Class

Fall under the dancers’ spell as you watch them prepare for their performance while learning some of the simple movements and percussion rhythms yourself.