Destination guide

The exciting area of Bukit Merah awaits your stay

The area's architecture and culture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Bukit Merah. This cosmopolitan and scenic city is known for its shopping, restaurants and gardens. Universal Studios Singapore® and Chinatown Heritage Center are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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 Bukit Merah

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Bukit Merah a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Universal Studios Singapore® (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Singapore Turf Club (11.2 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Singapore Flyer (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Singapore Zoo (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • S.E.A. Aquarium (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Marine Life Park (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Bukit Merah

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Bukit Merah is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • National Orchid Garden (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Singapore Botanic Gardens (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Gardens by the Bay (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Bukit Timah Nature Reserve (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Mount Faber (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Pearl's Hill City Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Bukit Merah

The nearest airport is in Singapore (SIN-Changi), located 12.7 mi (20.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Batam Batu Besar (BTH-Hang Nadim), which is 22.6 mi (36.4 km) away.

You can see more of Bukit Merah by catching a ride on the metro at HarbourFront Station, Tiong Bahru Station or Telok Blangah Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around Bukit Merah, Singapore?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 155 vacation rentals around Bukit Merah. From 19 house rentals to 117 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Bukit Merah?

Whether you're traveling 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 Bukit Merah:

  • Geylang: 249 vacation rentals
  • Orchard: 264 vacation rentals
  • Little India: 89 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 187 vacation rentals
  • Kallang: 376 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Bukit Merah?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Bukit Merah. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Tiong Bahru Plaza: 849 vacation rentals
  • HarbourFront Centre: 848 vacation rentals
  • Singapore General Hospital: 849 vacation rentals
  • Henderson Waves Bridge: 849 vacation rentals
  • Singapore Cruise Centre: 848 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bukit Merah listed on Vrbo 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 Houses in Bukit Merah?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 19 Houses in Bukit Merah. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Bukit Merah include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 117 rentals available
  • Studios: 93 rentals available
  • Hotels: 6 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Bukit Merah?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 73 vacation rentals with pool available in Bukit Merah. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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