6 Affordable Staycations In Singapore For Your Retreat (Under SGD150!)


Nia Sarah •  Jun 03, 2021

If you're feeling like every day is starting to look the same, a change of scenery and a relaxing retreat might do the trick! You can pick hotels with a private pool, hotels with a private jacuzzi, or even hotels with a fancy bathtub for a nice escape. But with affordable places to stay at in Singapore, there's no better reason to go on a staycation this year - especially with SingapoRediscover vouchers! In an expensive city, you might be surprised that there are plenty of accommodations and hotels where you can have a relaxing retreat amidst this hustling and bustling city - but you get to hear it from us. Here's our list of 6 cheap staycations in Singapore that you can go to without hurting your wallet.

Note: The following rates are based on one night's stay in end June or early July 2021 for two pax (unless otherwise stated).

1. The Great Madras

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If you're looking for a chic and cozy hotel in the heart of Little India, The Great Madras will win you over with its IG-worthy interiors. All of their rooms are beautifully decorated with gorgeous garden-themed wallpaper and though their rooms are small, they are designed for your comfort. All of their private rooms with ensuite bathrooms (except the courtyard room and suite) are affordably priced below $200 and they even have a Weekend Getaway package offering a 35% discount on Fridays and Saturdays!

Rate: from $88.50 (The Luxe Mixed Hostel)

Address: 28 Madras Street, Singapore 208422

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2. Hotel Clover 769 North Bridge Road

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A staycation in the Kampong Gelam area has all the right ingredients - trendy streets like Haji Lane, delicious halal food in Bugis, and proximity to malls and other attractions in the city centre. Plus, with an accommodation like Hotel Clover, you'll have a cosy spot to come back to after your day out! The boutique hotel guarantees you a charming stay in their stylish rooms located within a 2-storey conserved shophouse ?

Rate: from $97.75 per night (Clover Select Queen)

Address: 33 Jln Sultan, Singapore 198965

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3. Hotel G Singapore

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Hotel G Singapore is situated in a central location near Bugis and Dhoby Ghaut MRT Stations, so this is the perfect place for a short escape from the city. The chic lifestyle hotel is also a hipster's sanctuary ? The rooms are decked with the hotel's quirky trademark dreamcatcher so you'll have sweet dreams as you go into slumber in your cosy, modernistic room.

Rate: from $130 per night (Good Room Queen)

Address: 200 Middle Road, Singapore, 188980

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4. Hotel Yan

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Priding itself for being Singapore's first industrial-chic boutique hotel, Hotel YAN is located in the Jalan Besar area, making it quite a central location for your staycation. Once you step in the lobby, you'll be greeted with soft hues and warm ambience that'll settle you right in. Pick their rooms with balcony view for a nice view of the area or cozy up with your loved one in their Luxury Suite. When you book 7 days early ahead of your stay, you even get a 40% off!

Rate: from $100.93 per night (Premium Double)

Address: 162 Tyrwhitt Road, Singapore 207581

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5. Arton Boutique Hotel

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On the fringe of the Lavender neighbourhood lies Arton Boutique Hotel. The hotel’s prominent monochrome palette hints on its sleek and contemporary design. AQueen Loft (as low as $138!) at Arton is suitable for couples (or young families!) seeking respite from the city. 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. If you have older kids, top up a little for the Family Loft Room ($166) which has both a double and single bed.

Rate: from $86 per night (Superior Queen Room)

Address: 176 Tyrwhitt Road, 207576, Singapore

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6. Porcelain Hotel

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In the heart of Mosque Street and a 5-minute walk from Chinatown MRT Station is Porcelain Hotel, surrounded by an enclave of traditional shophouses. Redesigned many times from its traditional roots, the area was finally restored to its full glory with delicate porcelain patterns from the Ming and Qing dynasties ? The rooms here are small, but you wouldn't mind the space - not when you have the chance to immerse yourself in the porcelain-inspired decor. Intricate Chinese-style adornments take centre stage across walls, mirrors and ceiling lights! If you're looking for an accessible, no-frills place, this one's perfect for you?

Rate: from $65.91 per night

Address: 48 Mosque Street, Singapore 059526

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So, if you're trying to be on a budget this 2021, that doesn't mean you still can't enjoy a relaxing staycation with your loved one with these affordable prices! Share this with your friends and family and start planning your staycation ahead! ?