Beyond the glitzy skyscrapers, Singapore offers abundant charms and surprises on the southern island of Sentosa. Once a British military fortress, Sentosa’s tropical beaches and lush natural landscapes are surprisingly steeped with history and discovery.
We have scoured through some of the most charming properties to share with you our top 5 picks for an idyllic stay in the beloved Sentosa.
Best for lux Balinese retreat
Artfully restored from 1880’s Tanah Merah colonial bungalows with a dash of modernity, this unique hotel is beautifully set amidst verdant green canopies evoking the atmosphere of a luxurious Bali escape. Don’t miss the award-winning Auriga spa and soak in the beautiful cascading pools before retreating to your ultra-spacious rooms.
Price: from ~S$866.27 per Premier Garden Wing Room + S$100 dining credit.
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OCEAN SUITE RESORT WORLD SENTOSA
Best for sleeping with the fishes
Discreetly tucked away on one side of S.E.A. aquarium, enjoy the best of both worlds – an outdoor patio on the upper level and floor-to-ceiling windows of the 40,000 fish in the aquarium in the lower level. Sleep with the fish or, if you want, enjoy a sexy bubbly bath.
Price: from ~ SGD 1833 per night
Credit: Resort World Sentosa
THE BARRACKS HOTEL SENTOSA
Best for intimate colonial hideaway
Timeless romance takes centre stage in this quaint boutique hideaway. Owing tribute to its past as a former British artillery outpost, loving artefacts from the golden age of exploration are thoughtfully weaved into the décor. Its intimate size of 40 rooms offers ultimate tranquility and privacy far from the hordes of staycationers.
Price: from S$809.77 per Premier Room with the following inclusions:
W SINGAPORE – SENTOSA COVE
Best for the state-of-the-art sojourn
Boasting a prestigious address in Sentosa Cove overlooking the marina’s swish yachts, W Sentosa takes beachfront living to new heights. Eye-catching design sophistication and never-ending amenities—from in-room entertainment linked to surround-sound BOSE speakers to “Munchie Boxes” to mood lighting. This is a stay, unlike any others!
Price: from S$434 per Wonderful room + US$100 F&B/spa credit.
Limited Time Offer: For stays between now to December 2020, enjoy room upgrade (including Select Suites), based on availability at check-in and guaranteed 4 p.m. late checkout (T&Cs apply).
SOFITEL SINGAPORE SENTOSA RESORT & SPA
Best for Franco-Asian garden escape
Fusing elements of French and local designs set amidst an atmospheric vine-entwined garden, Sofitel embodies the essence of a garden city escape with impeccable details of leaf motifs, orchid carpeting, and ornate artsy touches waiting for you to discover. Don’t miss the award-winning So SPA just next door to rejuvenate your mind.
Price: from S$398 per Luxury room including all meals for 2 adults.