Located in bustling Katong district, this area was originally inhabited by both the Peranakans as well as the Eurasians. The hotel sits on the main road, along a row of restored pre-war shops and restaurants. It's about 20 mins drives to Marina area, 5 mins drives to East Coast beach and about 15 mins walk to Parkway Parade shopping mall. The rooms are house in 2 separate building next to each other, Block A and Block B. Reception is house in Block A and the rooms in this block are smaller than Block B. The rooms varied in sizes, ranging from 11 sq metres to 13 sq metres. The rooms featuring true Peranakan sights and flavours and the furnishings reminiscent Perankan's cultures. Some rooms are windowless and the rooms are equipped with 17 inches LCD TV, individual controlled air-con, a small wardrobe and internet ready. The bathroom which is also the toilet is small, with light colour tile and standing showers. Standard room has no window, equiped with either Single bed or Queen size bed. Twin room only available at Superior room. There is a Mexican restaurant in the hotel however it is operated by tenant. There are various restaurants available around the hotel. The lobby is very small and has Peranakan decor. The end of a row of pre war houses, very prominent as it is painted in red. Recommended for budget leisure and business travellers. sg 09/09.