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From Uniquely Singapore's Tourism Website:
If there is one word that best captures Singapore, it is "unique". A dynamic city rich in contrast and colour, you'll find a harmonious blend of culture, cuisine, arts and architecture here. Brimming with unbridled energy, this little dynamo in Southeast Asia embodies the finest of both East and West.

For more information from Uniquely Singapore, click here.

Travel to Singapore

For all of your bookings, please contact the following airlines:
Singapore Airlines
http://www.singaporeair.com/
Tiger Airways
http://www.tigerairways.com/
Quantas
http://www.qantas.com.au

Accommodation

Singapore offers a wide variety of accommodation types to suit all budgets and preferences. They range from backpacker, budget and youth hostels to boutique and five-star hotels.

Most hotels come with standard facilities like International Direct Dial (IDD) phones, internet and cable, room service, mini bars, data ports for modem, no-smoking rooms or floors, and business and fitness centres furnished with the latest equipment.

Rates and Reservations

As a conference delegate, you will be entitled to the special accommodation rates as listed below:

The Nanyang Executive Centre (http://www.ntu.edu.sg/nec/)
 
The Nanyang Executive Centre

The Nanyang Executive Centre
  The Nanyang Executive Centre located within Nanyang Technological University, the host University for ascilite Conference, provides accommodation service and conference facilities for in-residence programmes and short term courses.
   
Room Rate: Standard @ S$79.20++ per room night
Twin Sharing @ S$97.20++ per room night
Executive Deluxe @ S$106.20++ per room night
   
Booking: Please download this form and fax directly to the hotel.

The Peninsula·Excelsior Hotel (https://www.ytchotels.com.sg)
 
The Peninsula·Excelsior Hotel

The Peninsula·Excelsior Hotel
  The Peninsula.Exclesior Hotel is surrounded by stunning reminders of Singapore’s enormous achievements, all soaked in the varied hues of the diverse cultural influences: from the quaint charms of Chinatown and many interesting churches and temples to the shiny shoppers' paradise of Marina Square and Suntec City.
   
Room Rate: Superior room - (Single/Twin) @ S$150.00+++ per night (room only)
   
Booking: Please download this form and fax directly to the hotel.

Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel Singapore (http://www.millenniumhotels.com)
 
Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel Singapore

Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel Singapore
  Nestled next to the historic Singapore River where river taxis ply the languid waters, Grand Copthorne Waterfront is a popular hotel with 550 rooms and located just minutes away from the central business district, Orchard Road, the Marina Bay area, and not more than 30 minutes away from Changi Airport.
   
Room Rate: Superior Room @ S$175.00+++ per room night
Superior Plus Room @ S$205.00+++ per room night
Daily breakfast can be arranged at S$20.00+++ per person per day
Unlimited usage of Internet can be arranged at S$15.00+++ per day
   
Booking: Please download this form and fax directly to the hotel.

Orchard Hotel Singapore (http://www.orchardhotel.com.sg)
 
Orchard Hotel Singapore

Orchard Hotel Singapore
  Offering cosmopolitan elegance and comfort on the world famous Orchard Road, The Orchard Hotel Singapore features 653 elegantly designed rooms to suit both your business and leisure needs. We are ideally located for endless shopping and entertainment opportunities and close to the Central Finance District, banks and embassies.
   
Room Rate: Superior Room: S$195.00+++ single / double per room per night (Room Only*)
Superior Plus Room: S$215.00+++ single / double per room per night (Room Only*)
*Breakfast can be included into the room rates at S$20.00+++ per person per day
Executive Club Room: S$280.00+++ single / S$300.00+++ double per room per night (Inclusive of club benefits)
   
Booking: Please download this form and fax directly to the hotel.

All of the above rates are only available by booking directly with the Hotel using the reservation forms provided in this website so that you are identified as an ascilite delegate. As room blockings are limited, you are advised to book your accommodation at your earliest convenience especially when December is a peak period in Singapore and most visitors would make advance reservations to avoid disappointment.

All delegates are responsible for paying their account upon arrival at Hotel. Delegates will be asked to supply a credit card when registering, which will be used to secure bookings. Should a charge-back to a company account be required, credit arrangements must be pre-arranged with the Hotel concerned. Hotel will advise if the maximum number of rooms blocked by ascilite delegates has been exceeded (based on a first-come-first-serve basis) and thereafer room rates will revert back to the standard rates. Please note that rates are quoted in Singapore Dollars and maybe subject to a 10% service charge, prevailing Goods and Services Tax (GST) and 1% Cess.

Getting To Your Hotel

You can reach every corner of the island with Singapore’s modern public transportation system. Taxis are abundant and affordable, the bus network and Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) rail system are both efficient and reliable. Detailed information on bus routes, MRT stations and fares can be found in the TransitLink Guide, a copy of which can be purchased at bus interchanges, MRT Stations and major bookstores. Alternatively, check out www.sbstransit.com.sg or www.tibs.com.sg.

Another convenient way to travel to and from Singapore Changi Airport is to take the MaxiCab, a six-seater taxi shuttle service operating daily from 0600 hrs to midnight. The shuttle service stops at Concorde Hotel Singapore, Crown Prince Hotel Singapore, Excelsior Peninsula Hotel, and Marina Mandarin Singapore. The shuttle offers a flexible routing system between Singapore Changi Airport and almost all hotels within the city. Bookings can be made at the service counters at the airport’s arrival hall.


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