The Raffles Stories: The Iconic Raffles Singapore Doormen

Resident Historian Leslie Danker’s association with Raffles has spanned over 45 years. To commemorate this, he has co-produced and narrated 12 short videos on different aspects of Raffles Singapore’s past, collectively titled The Raffles Stories.

Featuring 12 of his favorite anecdotes about the hotel’s history, get to know the iconic Raffles doormen, hear about how Cad’s Alley was a vantage point for the gentlemen to watch the ladies go by, and find out more about Michael Jackson’s unique stay and his special visitor when he stayed in 1993.

A stranger to none is the liveried Sikh Doormen and the Raffles Ivory frontage. However, do you know which movie one of the Raffles Singapore doormen make a cameo appearance in? Watch the video to find out!



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