You’re looking for an amazing holiday destination for you and your significant other. You’ve considered Santorini, the Maldives, Florence and of course, Paris. You want fun and amazing food, plus a stay at a top-notch hotel, but you also believe trips don’t have to cost a bomb. What about a destination closer to home?
Believe it or not, Singapore offers all that and more. Now, don’t go switching to another article just yet. There’s a place in this little island city that could be the ultimate choice for your romantic and fun getaway, with numerous world-class attractions and hotels, all in one place.
Where, you ask? Resorts World Sentosa, of course!
Highlights at Resorts World Sentosa
With no lack of things to do, be prepared for a wild time at Resorts World Sentosa, an integrated resort experience designed to keep every couple entertained all day, at any day.
For starters, there’s Universal Studios Singapore, which features an enticing selection of attractions, rides and entertainment for thrill seekers of all ages. Fans of popular movies like Jurassic Park, The Mummy, and Battlestar Galactica will get an adrenaline rush on thrilling rides based on these films. In fact, 18 out of the 24 movie-themed rides here were designed just for the Singapore park.
Wonder what’s going on under the sea? How about a visit to S.E.A Aquarium, home to more than 100,000 marine animals of over 800 species, each one as fascinating as the next. Get up close to amazing marine life from the Andaman Sea to the Great Lakes of East Africa. But the centrepiece is the humongous aquarium for the Open Ocean habitat, which makes you feel like you’re on the cavernous ocean floor.
Jealous of the fishes? Take a dip in the water at Adventure Cove Waterpark. Here, you can take on high-speed water slides, chill out while drifting on a lazy river, snorkel with 20,000 tropical fish over a colourful reef, wade among rays and even come face to face with sharks!
If you prefer a more laid-back day, hone your selfie skills at Trick Eye Museum, where seeing is not really believing. Here, 2-dimensional paintings on the museum walls, floors and ceilings appear to pop out and come to life! Making these interactive pieces the best backdrop for a really mind-blowing photo…or a few hundreds of them.
A Hotel Stay That’s Never Far From Fun
With so much to offer at Resorts World Sentosa, it’ll be hard to leave all the fun when the day ends. Here are our best picks for hotels to make sure you’re always close to it all. P.S: 6 out of 7 are located right within Resorts World Sentosa.
The epitome of luxury, this all-suite-only hotel combines discreet exclusivity and premium service. Love getting pampered and have all of your needs looked after? Here, personalized service of the highest level comes as a given, from fruit and chocolates, to a dedicated butler at your beck and call 24/7.
Did we mention the hotel is located within Resorts World Sentosa? What better way to unwind after all the activities?
Calling all nature lovers: You’ll want to book a stay at Equarius Hotel, pronto. The spacious and breezy deluxe rooms and suites boast balconies with stunning panoramic views of either forest or sea. Adopting a green philosophy, the hotel offers calming spaces within the bustling island of Sentosa. Which means you’re always close to some peace and serenity, whenever you need it.
Honestly, how can you NOT feel festive in a place like Resorts World Sentosa? A stay at Festive Hotel will just be the icing on a very fun-packed cake.
Definitely designed for families, kids, and those who are kids at heart, Festive Hotel is just minutes away from Universal Studios Singapore, S.E.A Aquarium, all-day dining, shopping and entertainment.
An homage to one of America’s greatest contemporary architects, Michael Graves, Hotel Michael will appeal to art lovers from all around the world. Designed to recreate the experience of walking through an art gallery, even the bathrooms are works of art.
The hotel is also the hotel closest to Universal Studios Singapore, which means you’re just steps away from a fun-filled time. And who says you can’t return the very next day? If you prefer to unwind with a good massage, simply hop onto the complimentary shuttle service for a short ride to ESPA at Resorts World Sentosa – Asia’s flagship of the world-renowned ESPA.
Hard Rock Hotel
Dreaming of the rock star life? Here’s your chance to experience glamour and style in one of the coolest hotels in Singapore. Enjoy fashionable dining and entertainment options that combines both five-star service with a rock and roll edge only Hard Rock Hotel Singapore can offer. Rock on!
Imagine direct access to the pool…for every room. Experiencing the epitome of luxury, peace, and tranquility. Enveloped by lush flora and greenery, a stay at the Beach Villas is the ultimate tropical getaway. Deckchairs half submerged into the water on your private deck allow you to soak up the sun while the water laps at your feet.
Genting Hotel Jurong
If you prefer to stay outside of Resorts World Sentosa, Genting Hotel Jurong is the perfect pick. Why? The free shuttle to RWS, of course! Which means you’re still close to all the fun, at a more affordable price, too.
With its unique “hotel in a garden” theme, guests can look forward to a relaxing stay amid extensive landscaping and greenery, roof gardens, and sky terraces, on top of contemporary rooms with clean-line furnishing. To sweeten the deal, Genting Hotel Jurong is a stone’s throw away from major edutainment centres and malls, like Jurong Bird Park and Science Centre Singapore.
Ready for your trip to Resorts World Sentosa? First, make a booking at Traveloka!