Sure enough, staycations have become the go-to weekend holiday sans the hassle of travel. Yet within the four walls of the apartment, you and your partner probably can’t help but wish for something to do beyond just Netflix and chill. If you’re looking for something to spice up a regular ol’ staycation, take a look at this list of fun staycation activities in Singapore and see what spikes your interest!
1. Put on your cooking hat
Pick up some useful skills even while you’re on holiday! Sign up for a couple’s cooking class with CulinaryOn and learn how to whip up a romantic meal for two. And hey, even if you’re both utterly hopeless at putting a meal together, at least you’ll get to experience the domestic bliss that comes with cooking together.
2. Dabble in pottery
Get your hands dirty with a fun pottery class! Ever seen viral videos of how a regular lump of clay is magically transformed into a beautiful pot? Now you can do it too! With Goodman Ceramic Studio, you can challenge your partner and get your hands dirty to see who makes the better sculpture.
Want a completely unique stay? Ramada by Wyndham Singapore At Zhongshan Park has got you covered!
Soak in the cultural staycation experience with Ramada by Wyndham Singapore at Zhongshan Park! Be prepared to rewire your hotel experience as they’re Singapore’s first hotel-by-the-park development and connects you to Zhongshan mall. You don’t even have to sacrifice convenience to enjoy all this.
Perfect for foodie couples, this is the perfect place to enjoy a full-on culinary experience with the plethora of food offered at New Ubin Zhongshan Park, before ending the night with a romantic evening cocktail at Heritage Bar & Lounge.
Take advantage of their Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Super Vacation Sale! and save up to 40% off when you book for two or more consecutive nights! All you have to do is book any of their rooms (Yes! Including any of their hotels in South East Asia and South Pacific!) by 3 May 2019 to enjoy the deal for the rest of the year!
Address: 16 Ah Hood Rd, Singapore 329982
Phone: (+65) 6808 6888
Website: Ramada by Wyndham Singapore at Zhongshan Park
3. Catch a movie
This isn’t another one of those boring cinema screenings surrounded by obnoxious cinema-goers or expensive gold class viewings, but rather a much cosier and quaint movie screening room. Here at the Screening Room, you can feel free to relax into the arms of your partner with a bowl of snacks in front of a classic movie.
4. Unleash your creative side
Arteastiq gives you the opportunity to recreate the ever-romantic Jack and Rose scene from Titanic, except that you two would be painting together, rather than painting each other. As all the art materials are provided for you, all you have to do is to let your inner artist take over! Don’t forget to bring home your masterpiece and display it for all to see once you’re done too.
Want a cool place to stay? Try 30 Bencoolen Hotel!
Chic, central and convenient, 30 Bencoolen is a hidden gem that everyone wished they knew earlier, but are unwilling to share. Thanks to its strategic downtown location, it’s the perfect base camp to set off from to all the fun activities the island has in store.
That’s not to say 30 Bencoolen is in any way boring , no. They’ve got a gorgeous pool and jacuzzi right up at the rooftop for you and your partner to take a romantic dip into. Once you’re done washing your worries away, the impressive menu lineup at the hotel’s restaurant is the perfect thing to tuck into!
Kick start your day with their hearty Bed and Breakfast Package! Available from just SGD175, enjoy a delicious breakfast buffet spread every morning to kickstart your day!
5. Check out a museum
If you’d like something slow-paced and relaxed, why not take a stroll through one of Singapore’s most picturesque museum? Now showcasing an exhibit on Minimalism, all the more reason you have to check out what the Art Science Museum has to offer. It’s also a great place to take aesthetic shots for your Instagram!
Fancy something of a higher intensity? What about boxing? Uppercut Boxing mixes the technicalities of boxing and elements of a cardio workout with music for a remarkably easy work out session. Just like their tagline says, “2 fists, 1 hell of a good time.”
Haven’t decided on a place to stay? Consider Naumi Hotel!
Have a phe-naumi-nally good time with Naumi Hotel! Located in the heart of the city, it conveniently connects to where all the fun happens, without sacrificing any of the comforts that come with their bespoke services. It’s not just another boutique hotel.
It’s perfect for a couple’s weekend, with a plush king-sized bed to fall back into while watching shows on an Apple TV! Their rooms also come with other Naumi signatures like a Nintendo Switch, so before you know it, the weekend has already blown past!
Go on an escape with Naumi Escapade! Available from now till 31 Dec 2019, Naumi Escapade gives you all that you need for a perfect vacation at the right price! Featuring breakfast for 2, complimentary room upgrades and more, as well as an extra add-on, Romance Retreat, what more do you need for the perfect staycation?
7. Rock climbing
If that’s not exhilarating enough, what about scaling the wall like Spiderman? With Climb Central Singapore, you can! There’s no need for a climbing certificate as they’ve got auto belay routes, so feel free to climb to your heart's content, or perhaps race your partner to the top.
8. Cycling through Coney Island
For those who’d prefer something more laidback without sacrificing their sense of adventure, how about a leisure bike ride through Coney Island? Feel closer to your partner as you ride along the Park Connector, taking in the beautiful view of the Serangoon Reservoir and the lush green forest.
Treat yourself like a boss at Hotel Boss!
Hotel Boss might seem like a nondescript hotel, but it provides you with everything you need and more. Despite its extremely accessible location, their rooms come with an incredibly modest price tag! It’s also the largest hotel in Singapore, right after the iconic Marina Bay Sands, so chances are you’re sure to get a room!
Once up on the sky terrace, you can’t help but want to recline and snooze on one of the poolside chairs. They’ve also got a range of massages available to properly pamper the both of you after working up a day’s sweat, and let’s not forget the plethora of food choices available for you to pig out on!
Enjoy the view overlooking the atrium while relaxing into the elegance of their Superior Double rooms with their exclusive Superior Double & Wifi Package. Priced at an incredible steal of just SGD104 a night, it’s too good a deal to pass up!
So don’t just lounge around in bed when you can make full use of that well-deserved retreat. Get ready to spruce up your regular staycation and treat bae to a weekend full of fun instead! hello
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