This article showcases our top picks for the best Singapore based Hospitality companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Hospitality industry, but are all exceptional startups and companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top Singapore Hospitality Companies
JustCo operates a co-working space chain intended to empower communities with workplace flexibility and experiences.
RedDoorz is a platform offering budget accommodations across key business and tourist destinations in Southeast Asia. The company solutions help partners manage distribution, marketing, technology, customer experience, and pricing solutions offering an end-to-end platform.
RedDoorz has grown to over 1,000 employees in five countries, funded by leading investors, such as Jungle Ventures, Susquehanna International Group, International Finance Corporation (the World Bank), 500 Startups, and Innovate Capital. It also operates a marketplace of two-star, three-star and below budget hotels, selling access to rooms to people.
RedDoorz was founded in 2015 and is based in Singapore.. .
Hmlet is a co-living company that offers rooms and full apartments for young working professionals. It caters to international talent, helping them balance their lifestyles, finances, and natural desire to connect.
The startup enables individuals to come together as a community to actively collaborate and contribute to a more purposeful life. Hmlet started out in 2016 in Singapore with locations in Tokyo, Hong Kong, Sydney, and soon Melbourne..
CapitaLand is one of Asia’s largest real estate companies headquartered and listed in Singapore. The company leverages its significant asset base, design and development capabilities, active capital management strategies, and extensive market network and operational capabilities to develop high-quality real estate products and services.
Its diversified global real estate portfolio includes integrated developments, shopping malls, serviced residences, offices and homes. The Group focuses on Singapore and China as our core markets, while it continues to expand in markets such as Vietnam and Indonesia.
The company also has one of the largest real estate fund management businesses with assets located in Asia.. .
Chope is a website that enables users to find and reserve restaurant in Singapore, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Beijing, Bangkok, Phuket, Jakarta, and Bali through the company’s www.chope.co, mobile apps, and plug-ins. The company offers two solutions for restaurants: a sophisticated table management system that integrates customer relationship management functions and a lighter browser-based platform.
Both provides restaurants real time control over their online availability. In addition to online reservations, www.chope.co also provides diners with in-house editorials, a summary of press coverage, menus, pricing, and operational information for the listed restaurants.
It also serves as an additional marketing channel for client restaurants via an active social media team and targeted offline marketing initiatives. Chope was launched by Arrif Ziaudeen and Clowie Tan in June 2011 and is based in Singapore..
TabSquare provides AI-Powered ‘Smart’ In-Restaurant solutions to the F&B industry that leverage rich consumer data and deep learning algorithms to provide an engaging dining experience for restaurants’ diners and helps to double restaurants’ profitability. TabSquare’s solutions currently collect over 30 million customer interaction data points on a monthly basis.
With a unique data-driven approach to restaurant management and customer engagement, TabSquare helps partner restaurants drive higher sales, streamline operations, and provide a better customer experience. A Market Leader in Singapore with customers in Australia, Malaysia, Indonesia, and Thailand.
TabSquare currently has 6000 active terminals in the region, serving over 12 million diners annually. Clients include well-known F&B brands such as Minor Food Group, Sushi Tei, Paradise Food Group, Japan Foods Holding, Zingrill Holdings, Chili’s, Strike Bowling, Old Town White Coffee, and PappaRich..
Butler is a hospitality and real estate management services company that helps to deliver greater convenience to people and businesses.
ZUZU Hospitality is chain for independent hotels, delivering revenue growth through distribution and revenue management. As such, we are the indisputable primary partner to hoteliers in driving revenue.
Acting as their hotel operating system, we power their back office revenue generation business operations, allowing them to focus on being great hoteliers.. .
MetroResidences is a digital apartment rental service providing a fuss-free and transparent way to lease a home.
Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts
Banyan Tree Holdings (SGX: B58) is a leading, international hospitality brand that manages and develops premium resorts, hotels and spas. From a single boutique resort in Phuket in 1994, Banyan Tree has grown into a multi-business operator globally.
Listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange since 2006, it currently manages and/or has ownership interests in over 20 resorts and hotels, over 60 spas, in excess of 70 retail galleries and 3 golf courses.. .
favstay is a website for people who find unique accommodations for rent in local hosts. FavStay springs from the merger between Pompome Founder and Ookbee Founders to enhance and upgrade the vacation lodging service in Thailand’s top tourist destinations to a new level.
Favstay aims to offer more unique vacation experience that goes well with Thai people’s lifestyles, through a great range of condominiums and villas in various designs and styles to choose from. From our collection of over 5,000 units featuring a vast utility space and a private swimming pool, you can easily find a place you would feel like home to stay at the country’s best locations, including Hua Hin, Phatthaya, Khao Yai, and Phuket..
The Great Room
The Great Room is a hospitality inspired co-working space. Hospitality is a way of life for them — a living philosophy.
It permeates everything they do at The Great Room. Though workplace styles change, their dedication to changing the way people feel about going to work never will.
They set the stage for you to gather your ideas, to be inspired by others and to do great work. In many of the world’s finest homes, a space known as The Great Room forms the heart of the property.
It’s an area that lends itself to quiet discussion, moments of thought and study- but also serves spectacularly for meeting, socialising and entertaining, whether intimately or on a grand scale. It’s a superb spot for a think or a drink, for business or for pleasure.
This is the inspiration behind Singapore’s most sophisticated co-work group, The Great Room.. .
Tribe Theory is a Venture Hotel for Startups and Entrepreneurs. We provide affordable yet soulful hotel accommodation in the heart of Singapore.
It is a space for you to explore and engage with likeminded people on the same entrepreneurial journey. We want to create a place where entrepreneurs have a comfortable and affordable stay, meet like-minded people work effectively and be inspired.
We offer affordable yet soulful accommodation in the heart of every capital city. A space where you can work engage with others who are on the same entrepreneurial journey and get some much-needed and every elusive sleep..
Caterspot is an online B2B catering marketplace that connects companies with great local catering options. It also offers users the possibility to order 1,000+ catering menus and options from a curated list of caterers and restaurants in Singapore and Hong Kong.
Caterspot was founded on January 18, 2016, and is headquartered in Singapore with offices in Hong Kong.. .
DDIY is a trusted in-home concierge that delivers retail products, home services and lifestyle experiences into homes. From grocery and homeware shopping to housekeeping and maintenance works, DDIY offers a smarter way to get things done by connecting resident members with local service providers and merchants through its technology, personal managers and affiliate cashback programs.
Since inception, we have maintained a meticulous level of dedication in empowering local service professionals and merchants and bringing the right products and high standards of hospitality and technology into homes. The foundation of DDIY is innovation and service excellence, focusing on building smart and sustainable cities all over Southeast Asia..
Idem Hospitality is setting out to pioneer a new way of thinking about meetings & events. Our solutions eliminate paper-based manual processes from Hotel Sales & Catering departments.
We help the hotel industry improve sales productivity & generate additional revenue from their day guests. Our world-class Sales and Event Management software sets out to solve not only the administration, planning and contracting of events, but it identifies and connects with the tens of thousands of day guests that attend events at hotels every day..
ICP is focuses on the management and franchising of hotels, as well as the seeding and management of hotel investment funds.
Vouch builds easy-to-use digital concierges for hospitality and travel, empowering them with the freedom to do the things that matter.
Sapaad works great for small cafes to multi-chain restaurants. Sapaad does walk-in, dine-in, home delivery & online orders.
Our affordable, pay-as-you-go pricing model fits every budget. Sapaad is user-friendly, device agnostic; no IT headaches.
Restaurant-optimized Inventory Management, Recipe Management, Menu Engineering, Call Center Management, LIVE Business Dashboard, Kitchen Display System, Food Ordering Platform Integration with leading online food delivery partners including Deliveroo, Zomato, Foodpanda, GrabFood, Talabat, Lalamove, Quiqup, Lyve and lots more. Try Sapaad for FREE today!.
Zumata is the leading AI and Big Data technology company, offering AI Chatbot Solution to enhance customer experience and boost productivity
On 9flats.com, you can rent out someone else’s apartment, room or house (or even igloo) and enjoy feeling more at home while you travel. Or you can earn money renting out your spare space.
Our aim is to make travel more rewarding, comfortable and affordable, and to give homeowners an easy way of boosting their income. A nice side-effect is that the world can make smarter use of existing resources.
9flats is a private community of people renting and letting short term accommodation to each other. It is really simple: rent your flat to other travelers whenever you aren’t home for a few days, a few weeks or even a few months.
That helps you earn some extra cash plus you get to know interesting new people and their stories.. .
KEG Resorts is a chain of mid scale 3 to 4 star specialised resorts in the exotic resort destinations around the world that targets an under-served consumer segment of adventure travellers such as surfers, mountaineers, divers and others who venture in the search of the adventure experiences. As of March 2020, Keg Resorts Company will consolidate more than 300 partner resorts around the world, providing the niche accommodation such as surf camps and resorts, dive resorts, base camps and mountain resorts, safari lodges, ski resorts, yoga retreats etc., under one brand.
Our accommodation providers specialize in our target market, are close to amenities we look for (e.g. surf break, diver spot etc.), have facilities our guests want (e.g.
surf school, dive school etc.) and offer great value for money for our guests After the initial seed capital, the first milestone is to further expand the current portfolio of resorts into local chain of budget and mid priced resorts in South East Asia in selected locations to capitalise on the fastest growing budget hotel segment in the region. The re-invented resort operations model by KEG Resorts Company delivers above industry average ROE and superior operating profits.
The resorts will be recognized as “Quick Silver, Rip Curl, National Geo, Patagonia’s etc.” of the hotel industry. Currently there are no defined resort brands in this niche market..
DigiValet is an iPad based guest room solution for luxury hotels. DigiValet offers an easy to use interface for guests to use room controls, Television control, Movies on Demand, Order Food, Read Newspaper and much more.
Since its launch in 2010, DigiValet has been the in-room solution trusted by the world’s best hotels. Its list of satisfied clients include The Armani Hotel at Burj Khalifa – Dubai, The Oberoi, The ITC Maurya, The Torch – Doha, The Leela Palace – New Delhi..
Chef In Box
Chef-In-Box is a company that heat and serve ready-meals are the perfect fuss-free meal solutions for you and your family.
Trabble provides a guest engagement platform as a solution for the travel & hospitality industry.
With Foodkit, any restaurant can now: Offer digital ordering like Domino’s, loyalty programs like Starbuck’s and dispatch drivers like Uber. Restaurants can say goodbye to complex technology and easily meet the increasing consumer demand for online services such as fully branded websites, apps & chatbots, delivery & takeaway, advanced ordering & table reservations, loyalty programs and ewallet.
We believe in making technology accessible, empowering any restaurant to set up all the digital tools they need to compete in an increasingly digital world without the without the hassle or expense of building and maintaining the technology themselves.. .
The Ascott Limited
The Ascott Limited is a Singapore company that has grown to be one of the leading international serviced residence owner-operators. It has over 41,000 operating serviced residence units in key cities of the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe and the Middle East, as well as over 26,000 units which are under development, making a total of close to 68,000 units in over 500 properties.
The company’s brands include Ascott, Citadines, Somerset, Quest, The Crest Collection and lyf. Ascott’s portfolio spans more than 120 cities across over 30 countries..
Eagle Hospitality Trust
Eagle Hospitality Trust is a hospitality stapled group comprising Eagle Hospitality REIT and Eagle Hospitality Business Trust.
FCS Computer Systems
Founded in 1982, FCS is a comprehensive hospitality technology solutions and services provider, with an extensive portfolio of integrated products used by more than 5,000 hotels with over 8,000 installations in 32 countries. FCS mobile applications are available on staff mobile devices, providing enhanced efficiency with the ability to assign, view and update tasks on the go.
This functionality seamlessly integrates into six web-based guest serving applications that are grouped into FCS’ Hospitality Operations Management category, including FCS Connect, FCS Housekeeping, FCS Laundry, FCS Recovery, FCS Engineering and FCS Concierge; all specifically tailored to enhance service optimization and the guest experience. These applications can integrate with a hotel’s PMS and other third-party systems via FCS Gateway and FCS Voice, or can seamlessly function alongside FCS CosmoPMS, FCS’ own innovative PMS solution.
With FCS Analytics, hoteliers can maximize both revenues and property reputation with streamlined access to business analytics and operations performance intelligence. For more information, please visit http://www.fcscs.com..
Food Junction founded at 1993 with a network of food courts across Singapore and Malaysia. Our Vision is to connect people everywhere through their passion for food.
Singapore Food, an exciting concept dining attraction which brings back the nostalgic feel and charm of Singapore.. .
Since 1999, ANTlabs end-to-end solutions have driven viable business models and faster ROI for service providers. ANTlabs’ market leadership is a product of its strong in-house R&D, which focuses on transparent, vendor-neutral networking technologies while seamlessly integrating and reusing existing networks.
Wit more than 10 international patents in the US, Europe, Japan, China, and Singapore, ANTlabs’ technology leadership has been proven in large-scale Local Area Network and Metropolitan Area network deployment over the years. ANTlabs’ solutions meet both current and future demands with scalability, telco-grade reliability, and enterprise-grade performance..
Small Batch Learning
Small Batch Learning is a hospitality-specific Smart Learning Network that was built to remove one of the major barriers to training: cost. Believing professional education is a non-negotiable part of anyone’s job, we have built an online training platform, developed content aimed at different staff experience levels, and made it all available for bars, restaurants, hotels and retailers free-of-charge.
With a lean team, we have successfully launched two stand-alone platforms (one specifically for China), and our community of users includes some of the most successful hospitality groups in China, Hong Kong, Singapore and Australia. With a validated business model, patents, revenue flowing, and a rapidly scaling business, we are currently hiring for several challenging roles in tech, design, SaaS sales/marketing..
Centurion Corporation is a pioneer of purpose-built workers accommodation in Johor catering primarily to the manufacturing sector.
Commontown (registered under Libeto Pte. Ltd.) is the most prominent co-living brand and operator from South Korea.
Founded in Seoul, South Korea in January 2017, it moved its headquarters to Singapore in 2018 as a strategic base for its global expansion plans over the next few years. Commontown opened its first space in Singapore in April 2019.
Currently, Commontown runs over 400 beds in Seoul and over 40 beds in Singapore. Its co-living concept provides move-in ready rooms that are fully-furnished with all-inclusive membership of utilities and WiFi, weekly housekeeping, and access to shared spaces and community events.
Life is better together at Commontown.. .
Founded in March 2017, Big Tiny is the first company in Singapore to integrate the concept of “tiny houses” with eco-tourism. We are based in Singapore and the company has a presence in Malaysia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Philippines and Australia.
Big Tiny leverages on our prefabricated panels to build and assemble tiny houses within a short span of 3 hours. “Tiny houses” are part of an international trend of simplifying lives by reducing the size, and therefore the resource consumption, of homes without sacrificing quality of life.
Big Tiny takes the movement one step further by placing its beautifully designed compact homes on wheels in spectacular rural settings. The intent – to amplify the benefits of the “tiny house” movement by pairing the advantages of a thoughtfully efficient abode with the recharging potential of an intimate connection with Mother Nature..
Raptor develops hospitality Point of Sales and management systems. The company owns the Intellectual Property Rights of Raptor POS System for hospitality sector which includes Point of Sales solution, PDA solution, inventory solution, membership, and CRM programs.
The company’s products include Raptor Point of Sales, Raptor PDA, Raptor iOS, Raptor Android, Raptor Backoffice, Raptor kitchen display system, Raptor table reservation system, Raptor recipe inventory, Raptor CRM, Raptor table payment, and Raptor Business Intelligence. Raptor is headquartered in Midview City, Singapore.
Its primary markets are in Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines, Mauritius, Australia, and New Zealand.. .
Clubvivre is a full-fledged chef-for-hire platform for discerning customers looking for premium catering or private dining services. Clubvivre partners with acclaimed executive level chefs and provides fully customized menus and services: from classic French fine dining to casual Mexican BBQs.
Customers can choose from hundreds of menus, and each menu can be customized according to any dietary preferences. Waiters and butlers, tableware and glassware, even tailor-made decorations and furniture – anything can be arranged..
Lemon makes in-venue ordering & payments for F&B establishments simple, contactless & gamified. Guests use their phones to access menus on their web-browser without any sign-ups or downloads.
They order & pay directly from their phones through a multitude of payment methods, stay updated on order statuses & receive digital receipts. To elevate the guest experience further, Lemon has a novel party-system that allows for multiple guests of a table to add to the order & split the bill simultaneously.
Lemon is configurable for restaurants, cafes, takeouts, bars, clubs, cruises, cinemas, hotels & multi-vendor setups like food-courts & events enabling enterprise-grade technology for merchants of all sizes. Orders are now sent directly from guests’ phones straight to preparation areas ; allowing merchants to process orders faster with lesser errors, reduce waiting times & ease manpower constraints all while improving the guest experience.
Lemon’s data-driven platform captures a wide variety of on-premise data, allowing merchants to grow their business through actionable insights.. .
EATBOOK PTE. LTD.
Eatbook is a new Singaporean food site that is changing the way Singaporeans discover food.
Justgola was founded in the beautiful city-state of Singapore. With Justgola , planning your Asia holiday has never been easier.
They aim to kick start your personalized journey by generating an itinerary with activities that match budget and interests in seconds, either on the web or on the mobile app. You are not alone as local experts and peers will share their experiences with you..
The ultimate hospitality & travel booking platform that features instant cashback in loyalty coins for every transaction
Fipin tourist laundry in Singapore. Tap a button, get hotel pick-up in minutes, clean clothes in hours.
At local prices.. .
Thomson Medical Group
Thomson Medical Group is a real estate company with businesses in real estate consultancy, real estate development and hospitality. Our major assets include RSP Architects Planners & Engineers, one of the most established architectural practices in the region and Vantage Bay Healthcare City in Iskandar Malaysia.
Rowsley also owns Hotel Football, Café Football and GG Collections which provides hospitality management services. Joint venture agreements have been signed for St.
Michael’s, a landmark mixed-use development and Stock Exchange hotel in Manchester. Rowsley Ltd.
has been listed on the Singapore Exchange since 2002.. .
Monster Day Tours
Monster Day Tours was founded in late 2016. Our aim is to provide a unique tour experience for all travellers, which led to the idea of creating a series of special interest tours in Singapore.
Monster Day Tours is managed by Woopa Travels Pte Ltd, a licensed travel agency in Singapore (TA No.02699).. .
Centrum Innovations is a cloud computing company that offers SaaS solutions for the hospitality industry.
Meritus Hotels & Resorts
Meritus Hotels & Resorts is a hotel management company that provides a hospitality and restaurant services.
Genting Singapore PLC is a Singapore-based regional leisure, hospitality and integrated resorts development specialist.
habitat by honestbee
habitat by honestbee is a multi-sensory, tech-meets-food grocery and dining experience like no other.
GYPP blends the experience of singapore in multi-layered hubs and group living, with good content and environmental concern.
Lodgis is a hotel investment platform formed through a joint venture between Warburg Pincus and Vinacapital. Based on their successful track records in creating scalable businesses, the shareholders’ plan is to build a lodging enterprise of multiple brands.
With its headquarters in Singapore, Lodgis investment focus will be on Southeast Asia, taking advantage of its seed property assets and existing operating business in Vietnam. Over time or as opportunistic situations arise, the vehicle will broaden its geographic focus.
Lodgis will create value by deploying capital in both development projects and operating assets, ideally through the acquisition of existing platforms, brands, and portfolios.. .
HungryGoWhere facilitates an online platform that enables its users to search and find information about restaurants, cuisines, and deals. It enables its customers to reserve tables through its platform.
HungryGoWhere offers guides and articles related to the food industry. HungryGoWhere was founded in 2006 and is based in Singapore..
Stamford Land Corporation
Stamford Land Corporation engaged in investment holding, hotel owning and management, travel agency, trading, and property investment and development. It operates through five segments: Hotel owning and management; Property development; Property investment; Trading, and Others.
Its Hotel owning and management segment is engaged in the ownership and management of hotels. Its properties include Stamford Grand North Ryde, Stamford Plaza Brisbane and Stamford Plaza Adelaide.
Its Property development segment is engaged in the development, construction and trading in properties. It is engaged in the construction for Macquarie Park Village property..
Caption develops and distributes tech solutions for hotels. Caption develops Crono, a hotel management system that provides POS, CMS, and CRM solutions to their customers.
CRS consists of real-time data updates, secure data access, and report generation. Furthermore, it provides booking solutions for its clients.
Caption was founded in 2013 and is based in Central Region, Singapore.. .
Chateau Asia is a Singapore-based company that provides a platform to share knowledge for great wines, meet wine enthusiasts, and offer wines at great prices. Its members have the ability to learn everything about wine during its events.
Chateau Asia enables its users to discover wines available through its platform and learn how to pair it with food, learn about its producers, and get some tips about serving. It was founded in 2012 and is based in Singapore, Central Region..
Our Mission: To take the hassles out of your travels, so you spend more time experiencing and enjoying and less time stressing. Our Vision: To solve three main problems millions of travelers face upon arrival in a new country.
We achieved this by developing a streamlined platform to take care of these common travel problems. How do I connect my device to the internet? With TripAlly you can access mobile internet at fixed and affordable rates without changing your SIM-Card.
How and/or where can I obtain local currency? Pre-purchase your destination’s local currency and receive local cash upon arrivalю What is the best way to leave the airport? Pre-order the most convenient means of transportation, depending on your arrival time. There’s more: The world’s your oyster and TripAlly is excited to provide you with local pearls of wisdom such as culture, customs, where to eat, what to see, the best shopping and entertainment venues and much more..
Forte Hospitality Consulting
Forte Hospitality Consulting is a provider of concise hands-on approach that balances creativity with customer satisfaction
World Trip Singapore
Social travel platform connecting travellers and tour guides to create unforgettable travel experiences.
TellMe develops key cards that provides e-concierge services, smart customer feedback, and smart building capabilities.
Copenhagenize is a design company that works to make their cities better places to live. It is engaged in promoting bicycles as a mode of transport to help improve the quality of life for all citizens.
The company is specialized in inspiring and advising both cities and organizations about how to re-establish bicycles as a transport form and thereafter reap the wealth of benefits. Copenhagenize was founded in January 2007 and is based in Copenhagen, Denmark..
Antares Hospitality Management & Consultancy
Antares Hospitality Management & Consultancy offers customized and innovative hotel management consulting services.
Restaurant-Match.com is a place where culinary enthusiasts alike come to explore, discover and learn about Singapore’s hottest dining establishments. We aim to be the missing link between diners who love to eat out and restaurateurs that wants to attract new customers.
Restaurant-Match.com presents a whole new kind of restaurant experience to people all around Singapore using our best restaurant deals.. .
Rygel Tech is an independent apps designing and developing studio owned and managed b Ryan Michael Gelig.
StarFusion is a unified technology innovator and an international hospitality solution provider.
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