Five more long weekends till the end of 2021! Here are some cool new staycations to make the most of them.

Barracks Hotel Patio - Staycation in Singapore

We’re already hitting the halfway mark of 2021, and we’ve still got five public holidays to go. And with the help of some annual leaves, that means five long weekends to enjoy!

Here are some dates to look forward to:


Public Holiday
DateLong WeekendNo. of daysNo. of AL needed
Vesak Day
26 May (WED)26 May (WED)
– 30 May (SUN)
52
Hari Raya Haji
20 July (THU)20 Jul (THU)
– 23 Jul (SUN)
41
National Day
9 Aug (MON)7 Aug (SAT)
– 9 Aug (MON)
30
Deepavali
4 Nov (THU)4 Nov (THU)
– 7 Nov (SUN)
41
Christmas
& New Year’s
25 Dec & 1 Jan (SAT)25 Dec (SAT)
– 3 Jan (MON)
104 – 5

We’ve covered all things staycation from the best deals to underrated hotels to help you achieve your best holiday whether it’s for the weekend or for a week 🙌🏼

If you’ve been there done that, or are looking for something more novel, here are some new hotels that are worth checking out.

P.S. Some are even SRV-eligible!

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Read more: Staycation in Singapore — 7 Hotels With Unique Experiences

1) The Clan Hotel

The Clan Deluxe Room - Hotels in Singapore

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Newly opened in Feb 2021, The Clan Hotel is a 324-room luxury hotel along Amoy Street, named after the neighbourhood’s history of clan associations. Its location is also one of the most happening districts in Singapore, surrounded with hipster cafes all around.

The Clan Sky Pool - Staycation in Singapore

The hotel’s design boasts a mix of modern and Chinese heritage with dark tones coupled with oriental elements like lanterns and traditional tea sets. Apart from their chic rooms, their Sky Pool is definitely one to check out — relax in the pool and get served stunning views of the sunset overlooking the district 😍

Cost: From S$338/night (SRV-eligible)
Room capacity: 2 pax
Address: 10 Cross Street, Singapore 048417
How to get there: 1-min walk from Telok Ayer MRT station

2) Citadines Connect City Centre

Citadines Mount Sophia Studio Executive - Staycation in Singapore

Citadines Mount Sophia. Photo credit: Citadines

Citadines is adding more apartment hotels to its growing collection! The hotel’s studio apartments will have everything you need from smart room features to a fully-equipped kitchen, promising a fuss-free stay. There’s also other facilities like a rooftop terrace, swimming pool, and gym.

Their upcoming Citadines Connect City Centre will be located in Orchard Road, near Dhoby Ghaut MRT Station and Plaza Singapura.

It still isn’t confirmed when exactly Citadines Connect City Centre will open. But we can definitely expect to see it some time this year!

Address: Clemenceau Avenue

3) Dusit Thani Laguna Singapore

Dusit Thani Laguna Room - Staycation in Singapore

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Avid golfers can now enjoy a week-long golf trip right in Singapore! Hailing from Bangkok, Thailand, multinational resort company Dusit Thani opened its first resort in Singapore last December 2020.

Dusit Thani Laguna Pool - Staycation in Singapore

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Located within the grounds of Laguna National Golf & Country Club, the resort is surrounded by views of a landscape so stunning you’ll forget you’re in Singapore.

Honestly, even if you’re not a golfer, it’s three massive pools, and their in-house Thai-inspired spa makes it an equally tempting retreat too.

Cost: From S$400/night (SRV-eligible)
Room capacity: 2-4 pax
Address: 11 Laguna Golf Green, Singapore 488047
How to get there: 10-min cab ride from either Tanah Merah MRT or Expo MRT

4) Oasia Resort Sentosa

Oasia Resort Sentosa Room - Staycation in Singapore

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Just five minutes from Siloso Beach, Oasia Resort Sentosa is the beach getaway we’ve all been waiting for! This stylish resort opened this month May 2021 at the heart of Sentosa, right across Imbiah station.

Oasia Resort Sentosa Spa Suite Private Onsen - Staycation in Singapore

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Live the beach bum life and hit the beach clubs in the day, before returning to soak in your bathtub. Or, have a spa day at the hotel’s first Oasia spa. For the ultimate spa escape, book a stay at the Spa Suite. It comes with a private patio with an outdoor onsen and large day bed to lounge your afternoon away.

*Note: The resort is temporarily closed and will open during the third quarter of 2021.

Cost: From S$371/night
Room capacity: 1-2 pax
Address: 23 Beach View Palawan Ridge, Sentosa Island, Singapore 098679
How to get there: 1-min walk from Imbiah monorail station

Read more: 12 Things to Do in Sentosa for Travel-Starved Singaporeans — Sentosa Staycation

5) Lyf One-north & Lyf Farrer Park (opening 4th quarter 2021)

Lyf Funan Singapore Studio - Affordable Hotels for Staycations

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If you’re looking for an extended retreat, try staying at a co-living space! Lyf is expanding and aims to open two properties of its own by end 2021— one at Farrer Park and another at One-north.

Lyf One-north will be the first co-living space within Singapore’s research and innovation business hub. But for staycayers, it’s a fresh location away from the city. It’s close by food park Timbre+ and just two stops away from Holland Village by MRT — known for its many cafes.

Lyf Funan Singapore Common Space - Budget Singapore Staycation Ideas

Lyf Funan’s common space. Photo credit: Lyf by Ascott

In contrast, Lyf Farrer Park is found right in the middle of an ethnic hotspot — Little India. Here, you’ll never run out of things to do with City Square Mall, Mustafa and many trendy eateries all within walking distance.

Guests can expect spacious lounging areas within the property on top of fully furnished apartments fitted with everything you need!

Lyf One-north
Address: 80 Nepal Park
How to get there: 1-min walk from One-north MRT station

Lyf Farrer Park
Address: 18 Perumal Road
How to get there: 5-min walk from Farrer Park MRT station

6) Parkroyal Collection Marina Bay

Parkroyal Collection Marina Bay Deluxe King Room - Hotels in Singapore

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Marina Mandarin got a major facelift and is now known as Parkroyal Collection Marina Bay.

This unique hotel prides itself in being the first garden hotel in the city, with lush greens surrounding the lobby and dining areas.

Parkroyal Marina Bay Sky Bridge - Staycation in Singapore

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The hotel re-opened last December 2020 but is still in its final phase of works. An impressive Atrium Sky Bridge and a treetop walk overlooking the lush indoor gardens below are just some of the cool features we can expect in the final look.

*Pro-tip: Get stunning views of the Marina Bay skyline by booking the Signature Marina Bay Room or COLLECTION rooms!

Cost: From S$268.85/night (SRV-eligible) 
Room capacity: 1-2 pax
Address: 6 Raffles Blvd, Singapore 039594
How to get there: Walk 5mins from Esplanade MRT station

7) Duxton Reserve Singapore

Duxton Reserve Hotel Room - Hotels in Singapore

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Duxton Reserve Singapore is the rebirth of Six Senses Duxton and Six Senses Maxwell after closing during the Circuit Breaker period. This luxe boutique hotel occupies a row of antique shophouses surrounded by chic cafes and popular Korean restaurants nearby.

Duxton Reserve Duplex Suite 19th Century Staircase in Room - Staycation in Singapore

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What’s unique about staying at the Duxton Reserve is that no two rooms are designed the same. Rooms range from a simple monochromatic Shophouse Room to a sensual scarlet red Opium Room. A real banger is the Duplex Suite, which is designed around the building’s original 19th century spiral staircase — trés chic!

Cost: From S$306 (SRV-eligible)
Room capacity: 1-2 pax
Address: 83 Duxton Rd, Singapore 089540
How to get there: Walk 6mins from Tanjong Pager MRT station

New and Upcoming Hotels in Singapore

Bringing forward your ALs to 2022? Here are two more hotels to look forward to next year!

8) Bonus: Edition by Marriot

Edition by Marriott Singapore - Hotels in Singapore

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Orchard Boulevard is welcoming a new kid on the block — Edition by Marriott Hotels! Folks who love a staycation in the city will love this upcoming luxurious boutique hotel. Located along Singapore’s famous shopping district, it’s truly an oasis within the city. Enjoy your retail therapy to its fullest before taking a well-deserved break by the pool!

Opening: 2022

9) Bonus: Pullman Singapore

Pullman Bangkok Hotel G - Hotels in Singapore

Pullman Bangkok. Photo credit: Pullman Hotels

Pullman Hotels is also expected to open its first property in Singapore come 2022! Set to be located on Hill Street, it’ll feature a rooftop bar with unobstructed views of Fort Canning, the Singapore River and St Andrew’s Cathedral 😍 Fans of Pullman can expect nothing but five-star luxury from the rooms to the service.

Opening: 2022

Read more: A Bali-esque Singapore Staycation — 7 Hotels in Singapore That Teleport You to Bali

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