Over the past year, COVID-19’s devastating impact on the global travel industry has challenged hotels worldwide to devise creative ways of engaging past and future guests from afar.
The Raffles Hotel Singapore has answered the call (and then some) with a wholly original experience this spring. Earlier this month, it unveiled a first-of-its-kind virtual interactive play, “The Curious Case of the Missing Peranakan Treasure,” an intriguing whodunnit set against the epic backdrop of the iconic Grand Dame of Singapore. Through June 30, viewers can take part in the mystery from wherever they are—or immerse themselves in its twists and turns on-property through exclusive experiences at the fabled hotel.
The iconic Raffles Hotel Singapore has unveiled a unique new virtual reality experience set within … [+] its hallowed halls.
Raffles Hotel Singapore
Viewers assume the role of detective, tasked with unwinding the mystery of the Peranakan treasure—a priceless silver jewelry box and the centerpiece of a fictional onsite exhibition, whose late-night disappearance from its lobby perch sets the ensuing events in motion. Following brief introductions to the cast of characters—whose secrets reveal themselves as the action unfolds—you’ll piece together clues by exploring the hotel’s hallowed halls amidst overheard chats and eye-opening flashbacks…