Suite Life: Old-world luxury and modern touches in heritage getaway Hotel Fort Canning

Sunken in the floor of the lobby are four glass-topped pits with artefacts dug out from the area. PHOTO: HOTEL FORT CANNING
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On a sultry Monday afternoon, my taxi pulls into the driveway of the colonial-era Hotel Fort Canning and it looks austere at first glance.

Perhaps this reflects the origins of the 1926 complex, which was once the British Far East Command Headquarters.

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