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19 Stunning Accommodations For The Most Romantic Staycation In Singapore


Sharifah Yusoff  •  Jan 23, 2018


[Updated 4 February 2020] Romantic gestures are always lovely, and a vacation sounds like a grand way to surprise the love of your life! But before you jet-set across the globe, why not consider a staycation instead and enjoy the scenic views of this Lion City, all while knowing there is an abundance of halal food scattered everywhere? Credit: giphy You may not be far from home but you still deserve to feel like you’re on vacation! Explore your backyard with these 19 stunning staycation options and prepare to spoil (or be spoilt by) your sweetheart with a private escape all to yourselves. ? Note: All prices are from a search on 4 Feb 2020, for a 2-night stay in February and/or March 2020. Do check with the hotel or booking platform directly to find out the latest rates and promotions!
1. Arton Boutique Hotel
Credit: Arton Boutique Hotel on Facebook On the fringe of the Lavender neighbourhood lies Arton Boutique Hotel. The hotel’s prominent monochrome palette hints on its sleek and contemporary design. A Queen Loft at Arton is suitable for couples seeking respite while retaining that romantic ambience.
Credit: Arton Boutique Hotel on Facebook This 16qsm duplex comes with a queen-sized bed and a 42-inch television set on the mezzanine level. A cosy room fitting for two, the Queen Loft is a great space to just chill and talk the night through. Top-up the room with a balcony upgrade, where you can take in the sights of the quaint Lavender landscape. ? Rate:Starts from SGD67 on Agoda. Queen loft rates start from SGD121. Address: 176 Tyrwhitt Road, Singapore 207576 Contact: +65 6571 9100 Website | Facebook
2. Re! Hotel
For a little #throwback to the iconic era of 60s and 70s pop culture, the retro-modern Hotel Re! would definitely make for a fun staycation. True to the theme, there are hot pink booths, quilted walls, capsule armchairs and touches of psychedelic artwork around the hotel.
Hotel Re! Room
Credit: Hotel Re! on Facebook Situated near Chinatown just at the fringe of Singapore’s Central Business District, guests can feel transported away from the hustle of the city and into the creative and whimsical 60s/70s. On top of that, Hotel Re! offers themed suites decked out in either Gold, Silver and Bronze and furnished with open-concept bathrooms. Excellent for a splendid night of romance and private time, other special features include a round water bed and a hydrobath jacuzzi. Rate:Starts from SGD204 on Agoda. Themed suites start from SGD510. Address: 175A Chin Swee Road, Singapore 169879 Contact: +65 6827 8288 Website | Facebook | Instagram
3. Klapstar Boutique Hotel
One of the best parts about a staycation in Singapore is that an idyllic hideaway is never too far away. Klapstar Boutique Hotel, located on the fringes of the CBD, offers a haven of tranquillity with its contemporary bespoke furnishing. Interestingly, each of the hotel’s 17 rooms is differently designed to offer unique experiences so no two are the same!
Credit: Klapstar Boutique Hotel on Facebook The suite room is highly recommended for couples with its studio-apartment concept: a spacious combination of living area and bedrooms as well as an enclosed balcony to offer a private space that is great to chill and snuggle up with your honey on a quiet evening.
Credit: Klapstar Boutique Hotel on Facebook If the open concept bathroom and tub are not enough to inspire some romance, some suites like Oasis and Klapstar comes with a relaxing private Jacuzzi spa bathtub that you can slip away into for a thoroughly soothing stay.
Credit: Klapstar Boutique Hotel on FacebookRate:Starts from SGD138 on Agoda. Suites start at SGD218. Address: 15 Hoe Chiang Road, Singapore 089316 Contact: +65 6533 9000 (Front Desk) / +65 6345 6116 (Reservations Hotline) Website | Facebook | Instagram
4. Village Hotel Katong
For a little more Peranakan flair, pass the old shophouses lining the Katong area and head on over to Village Hotel Katong. This flagship Village Hotel by Far East Hospitality will transport you back in time with its authentic Peranakan décor and furniture. Its vintage design is classy and modern, with elements of the Peranakan theme: imagine whites and woods with colourful floral motifs!
Credit: Village Hotel Katong For a romantic getaway in eastern Singapore, the choice is clear with the Peranakan Club Room. There is a truly old-world charm about the simple yet sophisticated furnishing. This 41sqm room comes with a king-sized bed, separate shower and bathtub, and even a balcony/terrace where you can overlook the quaint Katong-Joo Chiat district. Exuding homely vibes, the Peranakan Club Room makes for a nice space to just chill out and chat with your partner.
Credit: Dennis Chong on Facebook Guests will also be happy to know that their in-house restaurant Katong Kitchen is halal-certified! Don’t forget to end your meal with some sweet-looking nyonya kuehs since we’re already on this Peranakan-themed trail. ? Rate:Starts from SGD124 on Agoda. Club Double rooms start from SGD245. Address: 25 Marine Parade, Singapore 449536 Contact: +65 6344 2200 Website
5. M Social
MSocial Alcove With Terrace
Credit: M Social Singapore on Facebook Escape into a beautiful and comforting space located along the Singapore river with panoramic views of the city! M Social Singapore, a contemporary lifestyle hotel located in Robertson Quay is another great option for your romantic stay.  The hotel features 293 beautifully designed rooms with contemporary and chic interiors truly designed to tickle the fancy of Millennials. Of all the rooms offered by this avant-garde hotel, their Premier Loft beckons the best premium staycation experience for you and your loved one. This 22sqm cosy room is made larger with mirrored walls and floor-to-ceiling double-height windows. With the bed all on its own on the mezzanine level, it really feels like you’re nestled in a private space for you to enjoy each other’s sweet company. Rate:Starts from SGD136 on Agoda. Premier lofts start at SGD204. Address: 90 Robertson Quay, Singapore 238259 Contact: +65 6206 1888 Website | Facebook | Instagram
6. Studio M
A cosy option for couples who prefer staying in, Studio M’s lofts are spacious and spectacular to laze the day away while all cosied up with your loved one. Stylishly minimalist with an urban-inspired décor of whites and wooden accents, Studio M is geared towards younger couples who may take some inspiration from this loft into decorating their very own BTO. These 22sqm duplexes each feature a three-meter high ceiling plus a separate work and rest area. Located in the Robertson Quay precinct, take in scenic views from the comforts of your bed. Bask in the abundance of natural light streaming in from the full-length windows where you can expect to take a lot of cutesy couple #ootd shots. When you do drag yourself out from the comforts of the loft, there is an open area on the hotel’s second level where the pool, gym and seating areas are located. The tropical-themed deck also features three isolated cabanas where you can relax in privacy. Rate:Starts from SGD160 on Agoda. Address: 3 Nanson Road, Singapore 238910 Contact: +65 6808 8888 Website | Facebook | Instagram
7. Quincy Hotel
Credit: Quincy Hotel For some modern luxury on a mid-tier budget, you can head over to the Quincy Hotel located along the Orchard Road stretch. The Quincy's Studio and Studio Deluxe Rooms fit 2 people perfectly, and they even have a swimming pool, gym, and sauna and steam rooms for guests to enjoy. If you're booking a short staycation, the Quincy even has a whole host of activities lined up for you to enjoy with your loved one! Their Qool Weekend promotion is available year-round and includes a one-night stay, complimentary bath bomb or bubble bar from LUSH Cosmetics, art jamming (Sat 3-4pm), and movies by the pool (Sat 9pm). ? Definitely worth it to try something new with your sweetheart! Rate:Starts from SGD251 on Agoda. Address: 22 Mount Elizabeth, Singapore 228517 Contact: +65 6738 5888 (Hotel) or +65 6881 8888 (Reservations) Website | Facebook | Instagram
8. Hotel Indigo Singapore Katong
Step into an era of Singapore’s past with the Peranakan-themed Hotel Indigo Singapore Katong. This boutique hotel is located in a heritage-rich area and makes for a perfect choice for those looking for an alternative option that is away from the typical city area of Orchard. For the best staycation experience in the quietness of the Katong neighbourhood, opt for the crème de la crème: the Premier Executive Room with Bathtub.
Credit: Hotel Indigo Singapore Katong on Facebook No two Hotel Indigo properties are alike because each reflects its immediate neighbourhood through the design, amenities and F&B services. It is little wonder then that you'd see the charmingly eclectic designs and local influences like tile motifs decorating the hotel rooms. The iconic black-and-white mural design and the carrom board that doubles as a work desk all adds to the overall theme.
Credit: Hotel Indigo Singapore Katong on Facebook The room itself is filled with memorabilia from 60s and 70s Singapore including a dustbin spittoon, a Singer sewing-machine base for legs of the sink as well as jars of old-school candies like White Rabbit. After having your fill of nostalgia, you can also head up to the top floor of Hotel Indigo for their beautiful infinity pool.
Credit: Hotel Indigo Singapore Katong on Facebook With only 12 of them, these extremely popular rooms offer an impressive view of the low-rise Katong area plus an open-concept bath (that comes with a sliding door if privacy is what you desire). Rate:Starts from SGD179 on Agoda. Premier Executive rooms start from SGD230. Address: 86 East Coast Road, Singapore 428788 Contact: +65 6723 7001 Website | Facebook | Instagram
9. Hotel Jen Orchard Gateway
This chic hotel is located right in the heart of Orchard Road, making it a perfect spot for a sophisticated and convenient weekend away from home. What sets Hotel Jen apart from other hotels in the area is undoubtedly their gorgeous rooftop infinity pool with a stunning view of Marina Bay! ?
Credit: Hotel Jen Orchard Gateway The Superior Cityview Rooms even come with a promised view of the Singapore skyline, creating an unforgettably romantic sight you can enjoy with your sweetheart. Rate:Starts from SGD228. Address: 277 Orchard Road, Singapore 238858 Contact: +65 6708 8888 Website | Facebook | Instagram
10. Naumi Hotel
Pronounced as “Know-Me”, this boutique hotel is chic and cool and if you’re someone who appreciates the finer things in life, look no further for Naumi is the hotel for you.
Naumi Hotel - Andy Warhol Room
Credit: Naumi Hotels on Facebook There are 73 rooms but the designer-themed rooms are where you ought to be if you’re looking to pamper your sweetheart with a romantic stay. The Eden & Nirwana room is an Andy Warhol-inspired hideaway with a conspicuous bathtub tucked in the room’s corner.
Credit: Naumi Hotels on Facebook The Gabrielle & Camellia room is inspired by famed fashion designer Coco Chanel and features furnishings in monotones as well as artwork of Coco Chanel's favourite flower, the camellia. This elegant 43 sqm room also comes with a stunning bathroom complete with a bathtub and rainshower, perfect for a luxurious getaway with your partner.
Credit: Naumi Hotel on Facebook The hotel also has an infinity pool equipped with sun loungers and a view of the skyline, perfect for lounging with your significant other ? Rate:Starts from SGD304 on Agoda. Designer rooms start at SGD346. Address: 41 Seah Street, Singapore 188396 Contact: +65 6403 6003 Website | Facebook | Instagram
11. The Outpost Hotel Sentosa
One of the newest hotels on this list, the Outpost Hotel Sentosa is (as the name suggests) located on Sentosa island and overlooks the gorgeous Singapore straits. Book one of their rooms decked out in a minimalist black-and-white scheme and complemented with bold black marble for a sophisticated stay. Wake up to the sights and sounds of the seaside in this hotel and feel energized for your day of enjoying what Sentosa has to offer! ? If you've exhausted yourself with a day out at Universal Studios Singapore and Palawan Beach, spend your evening relaxing by the hotel's pool deck, or take a lazy float down the Lazy River Pool to destress. They even have a Pamukkale Pool with unique terraces inspired by the iconic Turkish terraces. To make the most of your stay, check out their Far More Singapore @ Sentosa bundle that includes food vouchers and complimentary attraction tickets! Rate:From SGD297 on Agoda. Address: 10 Artillery Avenue #03-01 Palawan Ridge, Singapore 099951 Contact: +65 6722 0801 (Hotel) or +65 6881 8888 (Reservations) Website | Facebook | Instagram
12. Vagabond Club
Located under the Mariott Bonvoy brand, the Vagabond Club is a luxury boutique hotel perfect for a small and cozy, yet indulgent and dramatic stay with your significant other. The art deco-style exterior and lush designs within will make you feel like you're being pampered, even for a small weekend stay. Though all of their rooms are intricately decorated, the Courtyard Executive Club room comes with an entrance to a shared outdoor courtyard - perfect for a spot of quiet quality time in the morning. Located inbetween the Bugis and Little India neighbourhoods, you're just a short walk away from sights such as Haji Lane, Arab Street, or Mustafa Centre. Enjoy some indulgent shopping together, or just take a stroll through the city to snap some street art! Rate:Starts from SGD269. Courtyard club rooms start from SGD363. Address: 39 Syed Alwi Rd, Singapore 207630 Contact: +65 6291 6677 Website | Facebook | Instagram
13. Villa Samadhi Singapore
If you're looking for a luxurious and romantic staycation that offers rustic charm and tranquil scenery, Villa Samadhi Singapore is the place for you. The boutique hotel is housed in a former military building built in 1920 and sits amidst the lush Labrador Nature Reserve. The hotel's 20 rooms are designed to be reflective of its heritage and history, with custom-built teak furniture and unique decor that exudes colonial charm. In addition to the beautiful designs, the rooms are meant to cater specifically for couples, so you can be rest assured that you'll be in for the perfect romantic retreat. While all the rooms look stunning, our top pick for would have to be the Sarang rooms, which offer a private plunge pool that is sure to be a unique and relaxing treat. Rate:Starts from SGD268 on Agoda. Sarang rooms start from SGD393. Address: 20 Labrador Villa Road Singapore 119193 Contact: +65 6274 5674 Website | Facebook | Instagram
14. Hotel Fort Canning
Unwind in the luxury of an iconic heritage hotel that is nestled in the historic Fort Canning Park. Restored from a former British Military Administration Building, Hotel Fort Canning now boasts charming colonial-style architecture with classy décor to woo you.
Credit: Hotel Fort Canning on Facebook Couples looking for a romantic retreat can turn to the hotel’s Deluxe Garden Room, which features a spacious bathroom with an open bathtub concept and French doors opening up to a private garden and sun deck. For a romantic evening under the stars, opt for a leisurely stroll in the tranquil Fort Canning Park next door for some lush greenery in the midst of the buzzing central business district. Or visit the many museums and galleries that are conveniently located nearby. Hotel Fort Canning also houses Chinois Spa on its ground floor where you can book couple treatments and spa sessions. Rate:Starts from SGD330 on Agoda. Deluxe garden rooms start from SGDSGD358. Address: 11 Canning Walk, Singapore 178881 Contact: +65 6559 6770 Website | Facebook | Instagram
15. Amara Sanctuary Resort Sentosa
Forget Krabi or Bali: there's a resort hideaway waiting for you in Sentosa! ? The Amara Sanctuary Resort has gorgeous options ranging from Deluxe Rooms with a sea view, to Courtyard Suites with private jacuzzi - and even villas that come with a private pool!
Credit: Agoda Can you believe how gorgeous this Villa is? ? It includes a private patio with plunge pool, a rare but welcome surprise in sunny Singapore!
Credit: Agoda Their Courtyard Suites aren't as extravagant as the Villas but they include a private jacuzzi too! Situated in restored colonial buildings from the 1930s, the suites have a polished and majestic air to them that will have you feeling pampered throughout your stay. Rate:Starts from SGD262 on Agoda. Courtyard Suites with private jacuzzi start from SGD405. Address: 1 Larkhill Road, Sentosa, Singapore 099394 Contact:+65 6825 3888 (Hotel) or +65 6825 3886 (Reservations) Website | Facebook | Instagram
16. Sofitel Singapore Sentosa Resort & Spa
Aching for a stylish French-inspired stay on a sunny tropical island? Sofitel Singapore Sentosa has got you covered! Situated on the island resort of Sentosa, this Resort & Spa has the Parisian refinement you seek for a classy and relaxing respite away from the city’s bustle. Sofitel Singapore has an assortment of accommodations: the spacious 36sqm luxury garden room should suffice for a couple’s romantic retreat, or a variety of suites that will leave you feeling like royalty.
Credit: Sofitel Singapore Sentosa Resort & Spa on Facebook Or upgrade to the epitome of la vie douce with their 300 sqm villa! Named Villa Du Jardin, this is a 2-bedroom villa where you can immerse in the total luxe experience in your personal pool and open deck, all while surrounded by lush greenery! All this space and luxury to yourself! Don’t forget to schedule in a couple’s message while you stay at Sofitel too. Rate:Starts from SGD280 on Agoda. Address: 2 Bukit Manis Road Sentosa, Singapore 099891 Contact: +65 6708 8310 Website | Facebook | Instagram
17. Six Senses Duxton and Maxwell
Located in the heart of the Chinatown neighbourhood, Six Senses Singapore resides in 2 buildings just a short walk apart. Both the Duxton and Maxwell properties occupy restored heritage shophouses, showcasing the unique fusion of Asian and European decor and architecture. Both properties even received the Urban Redevelopment Authority Architectural Heritage Award! ? Book a stay in the signature Duxton Duplex Suite for a loft-like feel, complete with all the small touches for a sense of modern luxury. Other Duxton options include the stunning Pearl Suite decked out in all-white with mother-of-pearl embellishments. Or enjoy a stay at the Maxwell's Terrace Room that comes with a private balcony. The Maxwell's rooms have a European style to them in comparison to the Duxton's Eastern influences, so you have a choice from both worlds for your stay. Guests of one property have access to services across both properties including relaxing spa treatments, and the Six Senses even has special weekend packages for those who want to make the most of their stay. Rate:Starts from SGD421 on Agoda. Address: Duxton: 83 Duxton Road, Singapore 089540 Maxwell: 2 Cook Street, Singapore 078857 Contact: +65 6914 1428 (Duxton) or +65 6914 1400 (Maxwell) Website | Facebook | Instagram
18. Marina Bay Sands
Check into the iconic Marina Bay Sands Hotel for an exceptional experience of luxury and indulgence that will leave your partner swooning in delight! This hotel will offer a staycation like no other with stunning views that stretch beyond the horizon and world-class service that pampers you from head to toe.
Credit: Marina Bay Sands For a lavish stay at Marina Bay Sands, we suggest the Marina Suite located on the 50th floor or above. Drink in the gorgeous views of Gardens by the Bay and the Singapore Strait from this 200sqm room that comes with one bedroom fitted with a king-sized bed and a separate living room. Some Marina Suites also feature a balcony where you can step outside for a remarkably refreshing view of this Lion City.
Credit: Marina Bay Sands
This sky-high retreat features either a private gym room or a billiards room. How special is that! Plus, dedicated butler service and your own private jacuzzi spa complete this extravagant room. Now this is the romantic getaway you wouldn’t want to leave ?
Credit: Marina Bay Sands
Rate:Starts from SGD539 on Agoda. Address: 10 Bayfront Avenue, Singapore 018956 Contact: +65 6688 8888 Website | Facebook | Instagram
19. W Singapore - Sentosa Cove
Are you ready for a resort vacation without ever having to leave Singapore? Then you'll want to book a room at W Singapore's exclusive Sentosa Cove property! ?
Credit: Agoda
Their Away King and Away Suite comes with private plunge pools so you can enjoy some quiet poolside time away from prying eyes. There's even a daybed on the terrace so you can relax by the pool and really let yourself go for the weekend. The hotel also offers a range of award-winning spa and wellness treatments that will leave you so rejuvenated and refreshed you'll check out feeling like a whole new person! Imagine waking up to this stunning view every morning ? Rate:Starts from SGD580. Address: 21 Ocean Way, Singapore 098374 Contact: +65 6808 7288 Website | Facebook | Instagram If there is ever a way to fan the sparks of your relationship, these romantic picks surely would not hurt. Since you’re not paying for airfare, a staycation is a good excuse to spring for an indulgent experience that is otherwise too expensive. So pack a bag and whisk your love to a romantic time at any of these spots! ?