A Romantic Getaway
- A Cozy Breakfast.
Start your day at Colony with a hot tea or coffee and kaya toast filled with butter and kaya, a jam made from coconut milk, sugar, eggs and pandan leaves.
- On the Boardwalk.
Outside the bustle of the city you’ll find the Changi Boardwalk, a scenic and tranquil setting along the Eastern coastline with gentle sea breezes, giant heritage trees and local fishermen trying for their morning catch.
- Garden of Delights.
Singapore’s renown as the Garden City is well-earned, and the lush grounds of the Singapore Botanic Gardens are a big reason why. This UNESCO world heritage site that is more than 150 years old, covers 200 acres and contains thousands of species of flora, including the world’s largest display of that alluring symbol of love, the orchid.
- The Magic of Little India.
Stroll hand in hand through Little India, one of Singapore’s most vibrant areas with its mix of shops, flavourful cuisine, restaurants, Hindu and Chinese temples, and mosques and churches. Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple is one of the oldest temples in Singapore.
- Artful Asia.
Spend time in the National Gallery, the former Supreme Court Building and City Hall, which now houses one of the largest collections of Southeast Asian and Singapore art. Steal away to the rooftop bar, a cozy retreat with panoramic views of the city.
- Watch the Sunset Up High.
Catch a romantic sunset at the Marina Barrage rooftop, where the sky-high Singapore cityscape is a stunning foreground as the sun’s rays play off the buildings. Earlier in the day, this scenic locale is a favourite for picnics and kite flying.
- An Unforgettable Meal.
For an exquisite dining experience in an intimate and sophisticated setting, the hotel’s one Michelin star Summer Pavilion’s Cantonese cuisine and impeccable service is second to none: The establishment ranks as one of the top restaurants in Singapore on TripAdvisor.com.
- Mysteries of the Deep.
Embark on a visit to Sentosa Island’s S.E.A. Aquarium, home to more than 100,000 marine animals across 1,000 species and 45 habitats, including Shark Seas and Open Ocean. Explore Asia’s maritime heritage and Singapore’s history as a trading port at the aquarium’s Maritime Experiential Museum.
- Neighborhood Stroll.
With its eclectic mix of European- and Chinese-influenced architecture and restaurants, cafés, pubs and buildings, Robertson Quay is the most relaxed of the Singapore River’s three quays. Stop by the Singapore Tyler Print Institute, a small creative workshop and gallery dedicated to print and paper art.
- A Journey of Teas.
Enjoy afternoon tea sitting at the hotel’s Republic Lounge. A refreshing mocktail begins the experience, followed by a modern five-tier tea stand presentation that serves up scones with jam and clotted cream, dainty finger sandwiches and scrumptious miniature desserts.
- Treat One Another.
Shop for each other at Singapore’s luxe shopping locale, The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands. With more than 800,000 square feet, this massive mall has a sophisticated mix of high-end brands and newer, emerging designer labels.
- Set Sail at Sunset.
Charter a private yacht and set sail on a romantic cruise from the Marina at Keppel Bay. Dine and sip champagne as you take in the beautiful sunset and cityscape.
- The Sky’s the Limit.
Plan a late-night rendezvous at Gardens by the Bay. The OCBC Skyway is perfect for a hand-holding walk among a grove of radiating “Supertrees.” These vertical gardens, covered in thousands of plants, reach as high as 50 meters.
- Bridge of Sighs.
Linger to talk awhile and gaze in each other’s eyes along the stylish Helix Bridge, a pedestrian walkway, nearly 1,000 feet long, that features a futuristic design and an enchanting view of the water and skyline.
- Breakfast in Bed.
Enjoy a late start to your day and order breakfast to your room.
- Chinese Culture.
Head to Chinatown to soak up the captivating ambiance of its narrow streets, old shop houses, temples, medicinal halls, and teahouses. Pick up a souvenir in the small stores around the Heritage Centre, and discover cultural and architectural gems such as the Sri Mariamman Temple and Buddha Tooth Relic Temple.
- ARABIAN DAYS.
In the Kampong Glam area, you’ll be immersed in a rich cultural experience. Arab Street is a famous for its silk and basketry, and Haji Lane, a narrow pedestrian way, is becoming a fashion destination known for brilliant colors in unique designs. The district’s Sultan Mosque dates to 1824.
- AUGMENTED FUN.
Watch as butterflies emerge from the huge overhanging sculpture in the hotel lobby, or try spotting the white beluga whale in the Stella Gallery. Embark on an immersive augmented reality hotel art tour experience which starts by scanning a QR code at the hotel’s concierge desk.
- Relax and Indulge.
Following days of sightseeing, it’s time to rejuvenate in the luxurious Ritz-Carlton Spa. After enjoying a treatment of choice, relax in a long bath with hydro-jets in our spa suite.
- Cultural Crossroads.
Savour the amazing range of heritage cuisine at the hotel’s Colony restaurant, where culinarians create masterpieces in conservatory kitchens and showcase the best of Chinese, Indian, Indonesian, Malaysian, Western and local dishes.
- A Final Show.
Attend a show at Esplanade–Theatres on the Bay, a performing arts center on the waterfront overlooking Marina Bay, with dance, music, theater, visual arts, and more than 3,000 performances, workshops and other activities each year.
Order a nightcap at the hotel’s Republic bar, a dark toned bar characterised by handcrafted red Venetian glass. Reminisce about the adventures and new experiences enjoyed together over the past days over alluring 60s inspired cocktails.