Whether you’re longing for a weekend away with your significant other or simply sick of looking at the same four walls, staycations are the new vacations—at least for now—and it’s safe to say that we are spoilt for choice when it comes to planning one.
Many hotels, including the iconic Raffles Hotel Singapore and the newly opened The Clan Hotel Singapore, are encouraging Singaporeans to book a night or two away with a host of special packages. From free room upgrades to complimentary extra nights, here are 10 of the best staycation offers in Singapore right now.
The Clan Hotel Singapore
Located within Far East Square and the Telok Ayer district, and a short walk from Tanjong Pagar and Chinatown, The Clan Hotel Singapore is “a modern luxury hotel with a nostalgic story to tell.” The property, which officially opened its doors in March this year, weaves in the rich heritage of the surroundings in its narrative and spaces—a nod to the history of clan associations around Amoy Street—and boasts authentic hospitality for the sophisticated traveller.
Take your pick from the Grand Premier and Premier rooms (as part of the hotel’s signature MASTER Series), as well as Deluxe rooms—all designed to evoke a sense of belonging. After a welcome tea ceremony and check-in at the hotel lobby, guests will find a welcome kit and complimentary in-room refreshments to enjoy.
Occupants of the MASTER Series rooms are entitled to additional perks: the option of a hassle-free in-room check-in along with a personalised orientation of the hotel by The Clan Keeper, who also provides personal concierge services (think: personalised shopping and a local precinct tour); an all-day breakfast spread in your hotel room or at the hotel restaurant (QĪN Restaurant and Bar), handcrafted soaps with a selection of essential oils and aromatic salts, and a nightly turndown service.
The Inner Circle Guide gives you access to exclusive perks and highlights recommended places to eat, drink and explore in the vicinity, but if you’re up for something more indulgent and uniquely Singaporean, The Clan Daily Special has got you covered. Exclusively available to guests of the MASTER Series rooms and curated in partnership with Dr Leslie Tay of The Clan Collective—a network of local craftsmen, artists and influential figures who have contributed to various touchpoints such as the lobby artwork and locally brewed craft beer—choose from a list of hawker delights that will be delivered right to your room in tiffin carriers. Need to burn off some calories? Head on to the 30th floor and take a dip at SkyPool and jacuzzi, or make your workout count with the state-of-the-art SkyGym, complete with a bird’s eye view of the neighbourhood.
To celebrate its opening, the hotel is offering a special promotion from now till 31 May 2021. Experience the MASTER Series Premier room at $588 nett a night (complimentary 2nd night stay) with breakfast for 2 at QĪN Restaurant and Bar, a one-way limo transfer, customisable in-room refreshments, and a local precinct tour experience. You will also receive a $100 voucher for your next stay at either Oasia Hotel Downtown, Orchard Rendezvous Hotel, The Barracks Hotel (valid for redemption from 1 May to 23 Dec 2021).
If you’re a mom or know one who could use some much-needed me-time, do consider Fairmont Singapore. The hotel is introducing a brand new staycation packaged titled Mumcation—specially put together for mothers to wine, dine and luxuriate.
The 2D1N deal includes: a 90-minute Aromatherapy Relaxation Massage, featuring a Swedish-style full-body massage at their Willow Stream Spa; high tea for two at Anti:Dote complete with TWG Teas for the picking; and a splendid breakfast in bed. If you’re up for it, you can choose to head to Prego, their Italian restaurant for a scrumptious brunch before checking out. Guests will also receive a complimentary set of ultra-comfy Uniqlo loungewear (for Netflix and Chill, of course), a Lush bath set to soak all your worries and fatigue away and their multi-purpose Mask of Magnaminty to boot.
Marina Bay Sands
Marina Bay Sands (MBS) has officially reopened its iconic famous infinity pool. The hotel, which is re-opening in stages to ensure a higher degree of assurance and care, has begun with a limited number of rooms in Tower 1. With reduced operating capacities to minimise crowd density, guests can be assured peace of mind when accessing hotel amenities such as the Banyan Tree Spa, Fitness Club, and Infinity Pool.
To welcome visitors back, MBS has rolled out two new staycation packages. The Stay Longer, Save More deal starts from $299++ a night, while the Sands Staycation package starts from $339++ a night. Guests are also guaranteed early check-in and room upgrade, as well as complimentary valet or self-parking. Upon check-in, guests will receive a welcome amenity pack with a surface disinfectant, spray hand sanitiser, a touch-less tool key, disposable gloves and a mask container.
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PARKROYAL on Beach Road
Nestled within the vibrant cultural precinct of Kampong Glam, PARKROYAL on Beach Road is the perfect spot for those wanting to take a break from the daily grind and reconnect with loved ones. Enjoy a wide variety of cuisines at the hotel, from authentic Sichuan dishes at the award-winning Si Chuan Dou Hua Restaurant to dim sum and tea appreciation at Tian Fu Tea Room. There’s also a dedicated Wellness Floor, featuring a half Olympic-sized outdoor swimming pool and state-of-the-art gymnasium for energising workouts.
Priced from $198++ per room per night, the property’s current staycation package includes daily breakfast, complimentary accommodation for up to two children under 12 years and a Pan Pacific Cares Pack (hand sanitiser, face mask and sanitised wipes), so you can be assured of a safe, clean and comfortable stay.
The Fullerton Hotel Singapore
With its prime location in the heart of the CBD and its rich history, the Fullerton Hotel Singapore is a masterpiece of understated comfort and elegance. Spend the day relaxing by the 25-metre outdoor infinity pool, which overlooks the Singapore River, while savouring the rich, varied cuisines of Singapore and the world, from sumptuous local feasts to Cantonese dim sum and authentic Italian spreads.
The hotel’s new Perfect Staycation (from $430++) is tailored for families with young children and is ideal if you’re looking for something to do during the school holidays. The package includes complimentary daily breakfast for the family, $100 food and beverage credit, a pair of Fullerton bears, complimentary parking, 20% off spa treatments and complimentary early check-in and late check-out. The Fullerton Hotel has set up rigorous and enhanced cleanliness practices to ensure your safety and protection.
Resorts World Sentosa
Set in a secluded tropical sanctuary on the western tip of Resorts World Sentosa, Beach Villas offers spectacular views, personal butlers and luxurious comforts for the ultimate well-earned getaway or a romantic escapade.
With their Indulgent Luxury staycation package (from $888++), you can be swept away in a limousine, sip on fine wine and savour haute cuisine all while lounging poolside on your own private terrace. Certified SG Clean, all guests will receive a handy safety pack that includes a face mask, alcohol wipes and hand sanitiser. Besides SafeEntry and contactless thermal temperature screenings, the property also ensures all rooms undergo a comprehensive three-step disinfection so you can be sure your health and safety is well taken care of.
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The St. Regis Singapore
An icon of luxury and timeless elegance, The St. Regis Singapore houses 299 luxuriously appointed rooms and suites, all exquisitely furnished with spacious French marble bathrooms, fine hand-cut crystal chandeliers and original pieces of art for the ultimate residential treatment. You’ll also find a selection of dining establishments offering Italian, French and Chinese cuisines as well as a jazz bar, alongside the award-winning Remède Spa, a 24-hour fitness centre and outdoor tropical pool.
Indulge in a romantic weekend away with their Sweet Indulgence package (from $480++), which includes breakfast for two, a welcome bottle of champagne, $50 credit for use on dining and spa experiences and the signature St. Regis butler service. The St. Regis Singapore has been officially inspected and certified clean.
W Singapore — Sentosa Cove
Whether you’re craving a quick getaway with the family or a romantic weekend with your partner, look no further than W Singapore—Sentosa Cove. Officially inspected and certified SG Clean, the property offers glittering ocean views, serene palm trees and Singapore’s largest freeform pool.
We recommend the Escape For Two package, which includes everything you need to impress your significant other including a complimentary room upgrade. You’ll even enjoy a private in-room dinner, specially curated by W Singapore’s award-winning Executive Chef Paolo Sanapo and a bottle of champagne.
Raffles Hotel Singapore
One of Singapore’s most iconic hotels, Raffles Hotel Singapore provides a relaxing getaway in the heart of the city. Spend the day relaxing in one of their luxuriously spacious suites, cooling down at the rooftop pool and sipping on Singapore Slings. That’s not all. If you pay for one night, you can enjoy a complimentary second night with their newly launched The Suite Life package (from $795++). You’ll also get treated to a free suite upgrade, early check-in and late check-out, daily breakfast, a history tour with their Resident Historian and $100 in credits to spend on food and spa treatments. Guests can be reassured that all public spaces and restaurants have been reconfigured to facilitate safe distancing without compromising the Raffles experience.
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Located within 30 acres of lush rainforest on Sentosa, Capella Singapore has introduced an exclusive staycation in one of the estate’s spacious Manors. The new Manor Experience was designed to enable families to spend quality time together, without the need for air travel, and features a range of activities, such as a 60-minute private yoga class and a 60-minute massage, which all take place within the luxurious confines of the private residence. Outdoor terraces with sunbeds and private lap pools ensure that there is plenty of space to enjoy the outdoors, while luxurious interiors, including rainforest showers, create a private cocoon. The Manor Experience also includes a dedicated Villa Host, who will be in contact throughout the stay and is on hand to ensure every wish and whim is catered to, and a personal chef. The resort has been awarded an SG Clean quality mark, reflecting their commitment to maintaining high standards of hygiene.