You don’t have to leave the country just to enjoy a great vacation. People seem to get wrapped up in the idea that they have to spend a lot of money on plane tickets and other transport when some of the best vacation experiences are right in your own backyard. Take a minute to consider taking a staycation in Singapore and taking advantage of all the fantastic opportunities for fun that this vibrant city has to offer.
There are plenty of affordable hotels in Singapore, scenic locales and more, ideal for getting some much needed rest and relaxation. Don’t stress out trying to plan a vacation to another country, consider some of the staycation ideas listed below.
Mother’s Day – Show Her Your Love
To celebrate Mother’s Day in style do something special. A great way to show mom you care is to treat her like royalty and book accommodations at a luxury hotel like Ritz Carlton Singapore and plan a lovely, pampering day for her. You could start by arranging a luxurious spa treatment, followed by a delicious dinner shared with her favorite person, you.
Fun-Packed Staycation at Universal Studios
Sentosa is considered Singapore’s resort world due in part to its world famous amusement park – Universal Studios. Universal Studios brings to life your favorite movies and gives you a chance to be a part of them. You get the chance to explore 7 unique zones in the park including Sci-Fi City, Hollywood, New York, Egypt, Lost World and Madagascar and hop on a variety of thrilling rides like their new Transformers ride.
Check out Hard Rock Hotel Singapore (fr US$299) per night for a huge deluxe room (40sq.m) and children below age 13 stay for free.
Weekend Relaxation at Sentosa
Sentosa, Asia’s favorite recreation area, offers a vast array of vacation experiences all in one remarkable place. It is the ultimate staycation idea for families and kids.
Come relax at one of their gorgeous beaches, indulge yourself at the Penang buffet, go on a breathtaking nature walk, play golf or get an adrenaline rush at the MegaZip Adventure Park. You’ll also find plenty of shops and resort quality hotels offering affordable rates that will make your staycation complete.
Enjoy Shopping Spree at Great Singapore Sales
Orchard Road is Singapore’s premier shopping area where you’ll have access a vast array of shopping malls from the high end to discount stores. You can shop, spend a day being pampered at one of the many spas or watch a movie.
Though hotels in Orchard road are usually quite pricey, take advantage of the current promotion at Mandarin Orchard Hotel (fr US$188) to perfect your Singapore staycation experience.
For the perfect Singapore shopping experience, the Great Singapore Sale, an exciting 8 week event with deals to be had on everything from clothing, jewelry, toys and electronics. While you explore the shops you can stop for a bite to eat and enjoy scrumptious cuisine for all over the world.
Romancing Valentine’s Day
There are a wonderful selection of luxury resorts and hotels in Singapore such as the Capella Hotel that offer star quality, romantic amenities, perfect for Valentines Day.
Large breezy luxury suites, amazing massages, saunas, whirlpools and more await you along with extravagant dinners and plenty of enchanting places to explore. Price from US$566.
Let yourself enjoy a wonderful staycation in Singapore, the city that offers an enjoyable mix of Asian elegance, delicious cuisine and resort hotels that offer affordable weekend getaway packages.
Whether you’re planning staycation ideas that’s all about shopping, a special celebration or just for some beachfront fun, you’re guaranteed to have a great time, right in your own backyard.