We’re almost a quarter into the new decade and it seems like things are not looking as optimistic as we had expected. With the current COVID-19 situation, strict travel restrictions and border controls have been implemented both in Singapore and globally. As a result, many of us have painstakingly cancelled or rescheduled our travel plans.
So what can we do with that bit of excess cash we set aside for our travels? Help our fellow Singaporeans and boost our own economy, of course! Since the situation calls for it, let us do what we do best by summoning our inner tourist and staycay our weekends away.
With all the endless hotel deals offered, information does get a little overwhelming. Worry not, my friends, we have sniffed out the better contenders that are truly worthy of not only your time, but also every penny you are paying. Introducing the ultimate staycation guide, featuring 21 hotels deals, sorted according to their location for your viewing pleasure.
If you prefer a visual representation of all these deals, scroll down to the bottom of the article for a lovely map we’ve put together—it marks all the hotels we’ve mentioned, with amazing staycation deals.
PS: We have something HUGE planned for this staycation list. Be sure to read through our listings and keep your eyes peeled on our social media!
— Raffles Place —
1. PARKROYAL COLLECTION Pickering
Accorded the ‘World’s Leading Green City Hotel’ at the World Travel Awards, PARKROYAL COLLECTION Pickering prides itself on being Singapore’s first hotel-in-a-garden, a novel concept you should definitely check out. This hotel is situated amidst the hustle and bustle of Chinatown, a stone’s throw from Chinatown Heritage Centre and near the vibrant nightlife of Clarke Quay.
Bringing the focus back to the hotel’s core strength in promoting design, sustainability as well as health and wellness, PARKROYAL COLLECTION Pickering has launched Green City Life Staycation, designed specially for health buffs and lifestyle seeking Singaporeans.
Ready for a weekend that will not only train your body but rejuvenate your soul? From now till 31 December 2020, book into any Superior or Deluxe room and you will get a pair of drop-in day pass to imPAct@Hong Lim Green. After that gruelling workout session, make use of the S$30nett dining credit to replenish that lost energy with a hearty plant-based meal at Lime Restaurant. The sustainable metal straw set gifted to you upon check-in will also come in handy as you sip on your favourite cup of juice.
As a perfect ending to your weekend, don’t forget to treat yourself to a revitalising spa treatment at St. Gregory with the 20% discount which is included in the package!
Expected Damage: From S$255++ per night
2. The Fullerton Hotel
Calling all art junkies—this one’s for you. Be prepared to immerse yourself in the world of art and culture at this historic landmark residing along the Singapore River. With a spectacular view of Singapore’s skyline, soak it all in from the comfort of your own balcony.
Just a stone’s throw away from multiple landmarks like the National Gallery and the Arts House, The Fullerton Heritage precinct spans across The Fullerton Hotel Singapore, The Fullerton Bay Hotel Singapore and more.
The Fullerton Hotel is offering a package deal starting from S$380++ a night, giving you a full day to explore all the cultural beacons nearby while pampering you at the same time. Consisting of free daily breakfast for two, 30% off food and beverages and 20% off spa treatments at The Fullerton Spa, this package deal is definitely not one to be missed.
Complimentary enrolment to their Exclusive Food and Beverage program is also available for Singaporean residents only. Feel free to enjoy yourself till deep into the night as late check-out is till 2pm!
Expected Damage: From S$380++ per night
3. The Fullerton Bay Hotel
Built exclusively to portray the splendid views of Marina Bay, The Fullerton Bay Hotel sits comfortably in the vicinity of Singapore’s most upscale area of skyscrapers, flaunting its brilliant architecture and sleek interior designed by acclaimed Asian architects.
The Fullerton Bay Hotel offers the same package deal as The Fullerton Hotel but without the complimentary late check-out. The deal at The Fullerton Bay Hotel is also a little steeper, because of the area’s higher status—something to think about before choosing between the two!
Expected Damage: From S$570++ per night
— Tanjong Pagar —
4. Oakwood Premier AMTD Singapore
How about a weekend staycation home away from home? Unwind in the spacious comfort of Oakwood Premier AMTD Singapore’s elegantly furnished apartments where you can save on the hassle of over-packing.
These apartments come with an extensive array of room amenities including a kitchenette or fully equipped kitchen, Bluetooth sound system, rain shower and Samsung mobile phone and tablet for web surfing—practically everything you can find in the comforts of your own home!
With Oakwood Premier AMTD Singapore’s Weekend Staycation, start your mini-break right by enjoying signature cocktails for two upon check-in. Besides complimentary breakfast for two, you will also get up to 30% dine-in offers at the SE7ENTH restaurant and access to their breathtaking outdoor infinity pool and fitness centre. To make your staycation a bit more unforgettable, make use of the apartment’s premium room service, Oakwood Mobile Bar, to bring free-flow cocktails and canapes to the doorstep for an additional of S$55++ per person per night.
Don’t miss this opportunity and make your bookings now! Oh, a little birdie also told me that if you use the promo code ‘SETHL’ during your booking from 25 March to 25 April 2020, you will get a complimentary serving of Crispy Chicken Wings With Truffle Maple Drizzle (six pieces). So, what else are you waiting for?
Expected Damage: S$185nett per night
— Changi —
5. Crowne Plaza Changi Airport
With the on-going travel restrictions and ban on all short-term visitors to Singapore, Changi Airport is probably one of the safest places to visit right now. Yet to have the chance to explore Jewel Changi Airport since its opening?
Then, make use of your staycation to discover the wonders of this new lifestyle destination with Crowne Plaza Changi Airport‘s Stay, Shop, Play! room package.
Not only does this wonderful package include daily buffet breakfast at Azur for two adults and one child below the age of six years old, but complimentary 24-hour parking is also provided for all bookings.
The Canopy Park on Jewel’s top floor brings a world of play and fun attractions for all ages. So, make use of the complimentary Canopy Park tickets to explore new attractions like the Discovery Slides, Foggy Bowls, Petal Garden, and Topiary Walk!
Expected Damage: From S$230++ per night
— Bugis —
6. PARKROYAL On Beach Road
It’s the season to be around your family. A chic and modern hotel nestled in the heart of Kampong Glam, PARKROYAL on Beach Road is located near the hustle and bustle of Haji Lane, a popular destination for artists and the young at heart.
PARKROYAL on Beach Road is offering a Family Weekend Getaway, where they’ve prepared exciting activities for the young ones. With a smart TV tethered to Netflix in the rooms, prepare to snuggle up for a family-friendly movie night. What’s more—your kids would be ecstatic to see the special tent set up just for them upon entering the room!
A pet plushie will also be in the said tent, and if your children get attached to it, they’re welcome to bring it home at a nominal “adoption” fee.
Valid for reservations and stays from now until 31 December 2020, the package includes complimentary children activities on weekends, from Wii gaming to temporary tattoos by the pool. Throw free breakfast for two adults and two kids into the mix—it’s basically the perfect family staycation.
Expected Damage: From S$248++ per night
7. Andaz Singapore
Located in the heart of Bugis, Andaz Singapore is a concept of Hyatt which boasts a one-of-a-kind experience with opportunities to discover Singapore’s rich culture in its most unfettered form. A short walk from the iconic streets of Haji Lane, you can take in the beautifully illustrated artworks and graffiti along its walls, or find some crafty knick-knacks to bring home.
From now till 31 May 2020, Andaz is offering Singaporeans a limited-time special Urban Getaway staycation starting from S$220nett per night. For a fixed price with no additional charges, you will get complimentary breakfast for two adults, all-day refreshments and snacks at Sunroom, and enjoy 25% off a la carte dinner at Alley on 25.
Have you ever accidentally consumed a snack from your in-room minibar to find out that you have to pay for overpriced junk food upon check-out? There’s no need for such worries as snacks, alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages (excluding spirits) will be included in the staycation package!
Expected Damage: From S$220nett per night
8. Rendezvous Hotel, Singapore
Situated in the Arts and Heritage district surrounded by local cultural attractions, Rendezvous Hotel, Singapore exudes unique energy and character similar to its surroundings. Not only that, with three MRT stations—Bencoolen, Dhoby Ghaut, and Bras Basah—located within walking distance, the hotel’s location offers convenient access to the rest of Singapore.
A glance at Rendezvous Hotel, Singapore’s Rendezvous in the City and I, myself, was immediately attracted to it. For just S$250++, you will get to enjoy a night’s stay in the Club Room for two, exclusive access to Rendezvous Club Lounge with club benefits and also get a complimentary picnic basket with amazing food and beverage items for you to enjoy in the comforts of your room.
Preparing to head out? Don’t forget to bring your free EZ-link card (with S$5 load value) and your pair of Golden Village movie tickets (valid till 31 Oct 2020) that are also inclusive in your package!
Expected Damage: From S$250++ per night
9. InterContinental Singapore
A five-star luxury landmark standing in the heart of one of Singapore’s historical precincts, InterContinental Singapore is located beside Marina Bay Sands and the Central Business District area. You’ll be glad to know that it’s only a five-minute walk from the MRT—how convenient! With Bugis Junction Shopping Mall adjoined to the hotel, you’ll never run out of shopping and dining options while you’re on your staycation.
InterContinental Singapore welcomes you to your Suite Surprise, a S$388nett deal with your very own suite. Sounds too good to be true? But wait, there’s more. If you’re someone who loves a surprise, you’ll love that the suite of choice will only be revealed upon arrival. This deal is a one-night stay and valid for reservations and stays until 30 June 2020.
Apart from the thrill of the unknown, InterContinental will be pampering you with complimentary Club InterContinental access, which includes free breakfast, afternoon tea, evening cocktails, canapes and many more! Take a chance and roll the dice—I know I would.
Expected Damage: S$388nett per night
10. JW Marriott
An artful balance between heritage and modern contemporary, JW Marriott is out to seduce us with its sophisticated accommodations, stylish restaurants, and chic bars. Located just moments away from Suntec City, the hotel’s scenic sky garden and infinity pool open to a panoramic view of Marina Bay Sands that will bring out the tourist in you!
Treat yourself to a well-deserved break with JW Marriott’s Rejuvenating Spa Staycation, where you get to experience ultimate relaxation with Spa by JW. Choose between a 60-minute Relaxing Massage or 60-minute Stress Relief Massage for two adults per stay. Not only that, you and your partner will also get complimentary access to all the spa facilities and an additional 15% discount on a la carte massage, body or facial treatments. Enjoy the pampering and be prepared to receive all the compliments on the new and rejuvenated you when you get back to work!
Expected Damage: From S$400++ per night
— Little India —
11. PARKROYAL On Kitchener Road
Looking for a staycation that guarantees fun for not only you and your partner but also your kids? Get ready to immerse yourself in the ethnic district of Little India and enjoy a fun-filled family staycation at the newly renovated PARKROYAL on Kitchener Road.
From S$228++ per night, Family Fun Staycation allows you to enjoy complimentary daily breakfast for two adults and up to 30% savings on food and beverages at all the hotel’s dining outlets. What’s family bonding time without activities fit for both adults and children?
Apart from exploring the likes of Little India, the hotel is conveniently located within walking distance to City Square Mall. Even better, you’ll get to choose one activity (i.e. four movie passes to Golden Village, two hours family karaoke at Karaoke Times or S$30 Timezone game credits) for that quality family bonding time!
Expected Damage: From S$228++ per night
— Orchard Road —
12. Grand Hyatt Singapore
Located just a five-minute walk away from Orchard MRT station, Grand Hyatt Singapore is one of the best stay-cay destinations for all you shopaholics out there. Besides its five-star luxury accommodations, the hotel is also home to mezza9, one of Singapore’s most unique restaurant offering showcase kitchens, nine different dining experiences, and amazing value for its weekday set lunch at just S$45++ for a three-course menu!
Perfect for families or couples that enjoy a little more space, Grand Hyatt Singapore’s Suite Staycations allows you to live life grandly in the hotel’s 54sqm Junior Suite from S$200nett per night. Valid for stays till 31 August 2020 with the promo code STAYC, you will also get 40% off bed and breakfast rates and 20% discount on all the hotel’s F&B outlets (including room service)!
Journey through Singapore’s rich food culture and get your tummies ready to savour on Singapore’s most-loved local dishes at the hotel’s halal-certified buffet spread at StraitsKitchen. What’s more, the restaurant is offering an amazing one-for-one promotion for its lunch from Mondays to Thursdays.
Spending time with the family? Contact Grand Hyatt Singapore at 6738 1234 and enjoy your second Junior Suite with the same perks at $100nett per night. Otherwise, click here to book now!
Expected Damage: S$200nett per night
13. The St. Regis Singapore
Slightly off the hustle and bustle of Orchard road, yet still close enough for a leisure walk to Singapore’s busiest shopping district, The St. Regis Singapore is situated at Tanglin Road—a mere feet away from the Botanic Gardens, our city’s UNESCO World Heritage Site.
One step into the hotel and you will be immediately cocooned by the majestic gold and ruby hues, dripping chandeliers and fine art. Aspiring art connoisseurs will definitely enjoy the hotel’s private art collection boasting over 70 works of art, including sculptures, paintings, and prints by internationally renowned artists.
At The St. Regis Singapore where the pursuit of fun is redefined, experience captivating activities with the hotel’s Vacay with a Staycay package. Engage in a pampering getaway with daily epicurean breakfast for two at Brasserie Les Saveurs, S$100 daily hotel credit for use at dining outlets or Remède Spa and even the St. Regis’s signature butler service.
Worry not about taking your time and enjoying your weekend as check-out is as late as 4pm!
Expected Damage: From S$465++ per night
14. Holiday Inn Singapore Atrium
Designed with sustainability in mind, the newly-refurbished Holiday Inn Singapore Atrium is the perfect staycation destination for all you eco-warriors. You know a hotel is doing its part in saving the earth when they go all out, tracking their day-to-day energy, water, and carbon consumption in an attempt to reduce carbon footprint and water usage.
Although unassuming on the surface, little actions make a big difference and I’m pretty sure most of you conservationists will agree!
Upsized Staycation Package is Hotel Inn Singapore Atrium’s new staycation deal where you not only get complimentary daily breakfast for two, one complimentary bed for kids, free drink voucher for two but also S$30 dining credits and up to 50% off lunch and dinner at all their restaurants and bars! If one room is not enough, you can also get the second room at S$88++ with a top-up of S$15++ per pax for breakfast. Did I also not mention that the hotel houses an outdoor swimming pool just beside the fitness centre?
Feel free to take the opportunity for a refreshing dip and relax by the pool just before check out since late check-out is available until 4pm.
Expected Damage: From S$155++ per night
15. Quincy Hotel
A stroll away from the bustling Orchard Road is Quincy Hotel, the ideal staycation spot for those of you looking for a stylish and quirky getaway.
Tired of making all the decisions at work during the week and just looking for a well-planned weekend staycation without having to worry about anything? Quincy hotel’s Stay Out to Stay In weekend promotion have got everything planned out for you. Upon check-in, enjoy light refreshments while playing board games with your loved ones.
Then, look forward to ending your day right with an evening cocktail and movies by the pool. The next day, after your complimentary breakfast, take up a hand soap-making class (only on Saturday) or pamper yourself with a hand spa (only for Sunday) before your late check-out at 2pm.
Expected Damage: From S$195++ per night
16. Sheraton Towers
Ready for a Picnic in Paradise? Sheraton Towers is hosting a tranquil escapade away from the hustle and bustle of the city tailored to those in need of a getaway. Situated near Orchard Road, the luxurious Sheraton Towers is just a few minutes walk from Newton MRT station.
You can choose to lounge by the pool or grab your partner to bask in the sunlight at the Botanic Gardens a four-minute train ride away.
Sheraton Towers has prepared a surprise picnic basket for two in the Picnic in Paradise deal, especially for you and your partner to savour and bond over. If you’re not looking for a romantic outing with your partner, you can always bring your family for a joyous action-packed afternoon at the park.
The package includes complimentary wi-fi as well.
Not a picnic person? How about spending some quality time with a group of girlfriends or even treat your mum and sisters to the hotel’s Stay for Par-tea? Designed for those of you who love spending your afternoons having a cup of English tea, mini cakes, and scones, this staycation promises a resort-living experience in Sheraton Towers’s specialty room and also afternoon tea for two in the comforts of your room or the hotel lobby!
Expected Damage: From S$240++ per night
— Marina Bay —
17. Pan Pacific Singapore
Just a short walk from Promenade MRT, Pan Pacific Singapore is a sleek hotel overlooking some of the city’s most iconic sights like Marina Bay and the Esplanade. Its modern white and blue exterior makes it perfect for high-flyer business meetings, but its countless amenities like the huge swimming pool and round-the-clock fitness centre also make it family-friendly and great for a weekend getaway.
Take a well-deserved break with your family with the Great Fun-mily Escapade Package, which features a refreshed thematic room with whimsical bedding, a teepee and all the toys you need neatly packed into a mini-suitcase. Bring your lil’ pirates on a weekend treasure hunt with a special treat upon completion and enjoy a complimentary breakfast for up to two adults and two children (up to the age of 12 years) at Edge.
Get great deals outside the hotel with 30% savings on single entrance (three-hour) ticket to kids’ indoor playground, Kiztopia, located at Marina Square and 20% savings on child admission rates to Pororo Park Singapore. Kids will definitely have a blast and an unforgettable weekend!
Expected Damage: From S$510++ per night
— Novena —
18. Courtyard By Marriott
One of Marriott’s chain hotels, Courtyard by Marriott is nestled in Singapore’s city centre, surrounded by shopping malls like United Square and Velocity. It’s also linked to Novena MRT, granting easy access to attractions like Little India and Gardens by the Bay.
When you book a room here, enjoy panoramic views from full-height windows and abuse amenities like their 24-hour gym and rooftop infinity pool.
If you’re looking for a quick getaway, the Stay and Dine Package offers a one-night stay with buffet breakfast for up to two persons at Sky22, the hotel’s signature restaurant, along with a S$50nett dining voucher, two cocktails and a bar snack of the month at Urbana Rooftop Bar. Alternatively, experience a weekend stint with the Weekend Brunch Staycation deal, which provides brunch, drinks, and a bar snack at Urbana Rooftop Bar. To make use of these deals, use the codes ZJ8 and FOO respectively, while rooms are still available!
Expected Damage: From S$212++ per night
— Sentosa —
19. Sofitel Singapore Sentosa Resort & Spa
The first international luxury hotel brand originating from France, Sofitel Singapore Sentosa Resort & Spa artfully combines modern French style with unique local elements like Singapore’s colonial heritage. This resort lies at the top of a cliff, giving you a panoramic view of the South China Sea and making it the perfect sanctuary to escape to, with 27 acres of greenery to explore for the ultimate private getaway.
This Easter, use your long weekend to enjoy an Easter-cation, which comes with a two-night stay in the Luxury Room, all meals provided (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) with free-flow soft drinks, and an Easter Brunch on 12 April 2020 from 12.30pm – 3.30pm which allows you to top-up S$40++ for alcohol—you’ll never have to leave the resort for those three days.
If you’re looking for a shorter staycation, they also have an Infinite Family Experience for two adults and two children, inclusive of a night’s stay in the Luxury Family Room (connecting room), all meals provided (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) with free-flow soft drinks, 50% off one-hour massage, daily kids’ activities, and the option of early check-in or late check-out.
Take your time to unwind and relax while the children explore activities and the 33-metre pool.
Expected Damage: From S$988++ (Easter-cation) or S$538++ per night (Family Package)
20. W Hotel
Wake up to the beautiful scenery of lush greenery and the lively coastal setting of Sentosa when you book a staycation at W Hotel. A five-star haven under Marriott International, W Hotel prides themselves as an oasis of modern luxury to people from all walks of life.
Near some of Singapore’s well-known tourist attractions like Universal Studios Singapore and S.E.A. Aquarium, you can choose to either hole up at the AWAY Spa or head out to explore.
W Hotel’s Staycay With Us package deal consists of a weekend stay in an island paradise and 25% off the second night. You’re welcome to daily complimentary breakfast, free access to the AWAY Spa and daily activities for the little ones, from cooking classes to movie nights.
Expected Damage: From S$350++ per night
21. Resorts World Sentosa
Located on the island of Sentosa, with close proximity to some of Singapore’s most loved attractions like Universal Studios and the S.E.A Aquarium, Resorts World Sentosa houses a range of different themed hotels catering to the likes of all staycation goers.
Designed especially for the month of March, book an all-inclusive bundle of fun for just S$258++ to enjoy the entire package worth over S$750! Choose to stay at any Resort World Sentosa hotel and you will not only get free daily breakfast for two and F&B dining credits from S$40 per night but also two complimentary S.E.A. Aquarium adult one-day tickets and Sentosa fun pass tokens.
Take your time to relax and enjoy all the island has to offer since check out is available till 3pm!
Expected Damage: From S$258++ per night
As the saying goes, ‘When life gives you lemons, make lemonade’. Amidst all the worries and uncertainties, our daily life goes on. So why not make the best out of it and take the time to appreciate what our country has to offer?
Remember to exercise some caution, wash your hands frequently, and keep clean. With that in mind, go ahead and enjoy yourself—you deserve it. We all do.