Grand Hyatt Singapore
There’s a gastronomic party for everyone in the heart of Orchard Road at Grand Hyatt Singapore. 10 Scotts is perfect for cosy get-togethers and hearty communal-style dining; Pete’s Place for rustic Italian fare in a trattoria setting; Straits Kitchen for the discerning Singaporean palate; Oasis for a breezy poolside barbecue; and everyone’s favourite Mezza9, for an intercontinental journey of food. Once you’ve satisfied every craving, dance the calories away at Project 2.016, a futuristic countdown party in the Grand Ballroom that will take you into 2016 in apt fashion. From SGD238++, find out more information here.
Conrad Centennial Singapore
If you are looking for a great family-friendly setting, Oscar’s at Conrad Centennial Singapore is it. There’s a seafood ice bar, live carving stations, salads and charcuterie for all to enjoy; adults can indulge in a selection of top-grade caviar; while the extended dessert buffet will have kids jumping for joy (literally) with 2015 Countdown Chocolate ART and the Grand Finale 2016 Lollipop Wall. From SGD198++ with free flow of Louis Roedere Brut Premier NV Champagne, house wine or beer, find out more information here.
CÉ LA VI
Think Baz Luhrman’s Great Gatsby and throw on your 1920s best for Showtime, a vintage glamour-themed countdown party at CÉ LA VI, co-presented by Dom Pérignon Champagne. We hear there’ll be Dom trains going around the dance floor, so be ready to shimmy your way into the New Year on a spirited high. From SGD148++, find out more information here.
1919 Waterboat House
For those who prefer a more laid-back soiree, head on over to 1919 Waterboat House on Fulllerton Bay. Diners can ring in 2016 with one of the best views of the city’s fireworks display right after savouring a New Year’s Eve buffet comprising rillettes of braised beef and roulade of duck confit, fresh seafood, and sumptuous desserts like brioche pudding and decadent chocolate tarts, all lavished with copious amounts of tipple. $158++, find out more information here.
Marina Bay Sands’ Sky Park
Countdown under the stars at Sky High Social, a rain-or-shine rooftop fête unlike any other at Marina Bay Sands’ Sky Park Observation Deck. From the well-travelled to the well-heeled, expect a vibrant mix of partygoers who will be revelling to the sounds of rock band CatsineCradle against 360 views of Singapore’s scintillating skyline. From SGD188 with a complimentary glass of Piper champagne, find out more information here.
The Club on level 55
If exclusivity is what you seek, slip into your highest heels and head up to The Club, located at level 55 of Marina Bay Sands’ Hotel Tower 2. Savour an epicurean spread of seafood, cheese and chocolate as you take in the dramatic fireworks display in utmost comfort, before dancing the night away to the pulsating beats of DJ Shane O’neil. From SGD188++, find out more information here.
By Dana Koh