Destination guide

Exciting Singapore will entice you

The area's monuments and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Singapore. Well-liked for its gardens, shopping and skyscrapers, this city is both cosmopolitan and scenic. For a bit of culture, visit Chinatown Heritage Center, Asian Civilisations Museum or Esplanade Theatres. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Singapore

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Singapore has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Universal Studios Singapore® (3.1 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Singapore Turf Club (11 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Singapore Flyer (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Singapore Zoo (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Marina Bay Golf Course (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Marina Barrage (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the gardens and other natural features in Singapore

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Singapore is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • National Orchid Garden (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Gardens by the Bay (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Singapore Botanic Gardens (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Bukit Timah Nature Reserve (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Esplanade Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Merlion Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Singapore

Fly into Singapore (SIN-Changi), the closest airport, located 10.5 mi (16.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Batam Batu Besar (BTH-Hang Nadim), which is 21.5 mi (34.6 km) away.

You can see more of Singapore by catching a ride on the metro at City Hall Station, Esplanade Station or Clarke Quay Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around Singapore?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 979 house rentals around Singapore. From 603 Condos/Apartments to 220 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Singapore is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Singapore?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Singapore:

  • Downtown: 271 vacation rentals
  • Little India: 105 vacation rentals
  • Clementi: 28 vacation rentals
  • Marine Parade: 59 vacation rentals
  • Outram: 201 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Singapore?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Singapore. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Reflections at Bukit Chandu: 977 home rentals
  • Singapore Management University: 979 home rentals
  • Downtown East: 979 home rentals
  • Novena: 973 home rentals
  • Far East Plaza: 979 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Singapore listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Singapore?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 603 Condos/Apartments in Singapore. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Singapore include:

  • Houses: 220 lodging choices
  • Studios: 549 lodging choices
  • Hotels: 116 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Bed & breakfasts and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Singapore?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 462 vacation homes with pool available in Singapore.

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