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Customer Travel Tips for Singapore

83% Avg. city rating Rated by 1580 customers

Activities / excursions 85%

Restaurants / eating out 88%

Shopping 87%

Chilling out / relaxing 78%

Getting around / public transport 95%

Sightseeing 86%

Culture 81%

Nightlife / partying 79%

Value for money 69%

Customer Travel Tips for Singapore

Read a selection of great customer tips provided by HostelBookers customers like you

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 100%
76% Avg. rating


21 May 2018

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Meet up with a local using couchsurfer who can show you around... I made two good friends here

Liked: It surprised me how much I liked singapore, I only went as a lay over but immediately fell in love with how multicultural it is, & furthermore its quite incredible that everything is so modern, and clean! A place unlike any other, incredibly advanced.

Disliked: It was so expensive!

60% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 40%
60% Avg. rating


11 May 2018

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Eat at hawker centres for cheap, good food.

Liked: Great food at hawker centres.

Disliked: Very expensive for Asia.

89% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
89% Avg. rating


27 Nov 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Singapore is a first world country. Expect First world prices. Still cheaper than US or Canada overall, but far more expensive than the rest of SE Asia.

Liked: Cleanliness, efficiency of transportation, wonderful architecture.

Disliked: Alcohol is EXPENSIVE. Death Penalty note on entrace paperwork is a bi intimidating.

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
84% Avg. rating


23 Aug 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: Use mrt

Liked: Clean

Disliked: Price

58% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 20%
  • Sightseeing - 40%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
58% Avg. rating


17 Aug 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Get good amount of dollars with you

Liked: Nice place with good pulic transport system.

Disliked: Santosa Island is Over priced

67% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 40%
67% Avg. rating


07 Aug 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: During the week, visit Palawa Beach! Nice and quiet there and all for free.

Liked: Public transport is cheap, Everything is well organized.

Disliked: Most of the bars are a bit expensive. NO alternative nightlife.

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


28 Jul 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Business / conference

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: NA

Liked: NA

Disliked: NA

89% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
89% Avg. rating


03 Jul 2017

Travel Type:
As a family with children

Trip Type:
Family Holiday

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: 3 days are enough for trip to singapore

Liked: cleanliness and spendid life

Disliked: everything is expensive

78% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
78% Avg. rating


15 May 2017

Travel Type:
With a large group / tour

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Events / festivals Family Holiday Partying / nightlife Relaxation / spa Shopping Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: web reviewer, map of singapore

Liked: universal studio, mariana bay and other

Disliked: no, I wasn't

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
73% Avg. rating


30 Mar 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year City break Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: Try the food courts in the big plazas/shopping houses, they are much cheaper but equally good as restaurants. Visit the Chinese Heritage Museum in Pagoda St and the botanical garden.

Liked: It has a pleasant atmosphere, nicely restored old houses and many parks. The Chinese Heritage Museum in Pagoda St. is worth seeing very much, the (free!) botanical garden as well. The big variety of good far-east food.

Disliked: expensive, not a pedestrian-fiendly city: cars have long greens, pedestrian have to wait at crossings quite long

89% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
89% Avg. rating


19 Mar 2017

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Visit it by night

Liked: Clean, safe, modern

Disliked: A bit expensive

96% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
96% Avg. rating


13 Mar 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Carry a refillable water bottle to save money, most museums and attractions have drinking fountains where you can fill them.

Liked: Super easy to walk around, loads of free or cheap attractions and museums. Great food and if you eat at hawker stalls very affordable.

Disliked: Drink loads of water to avoid dehydration.

100% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


02 Feb 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Bring lots of money

Liked: Everything

Disliked: Still havent found yet

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
84% Avg. rating


31 Jan 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Stay at a hostel like happy snails and make heaps of friends!

Liked: Friendly fun place. Good sites and culture

Disliked: Just how expensive it is, especially for alcohol

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
80% Avg. rating


13 Dec 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: None

Liked: Public transport

Disliked: None

87% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
87% Avg. rating


02 Dec 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Go to Pulau Ubin to cycle there and do the HSBC Treetop walk.

Liked: X

Disliked: X

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
76% Avg. rating


25 Nov 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: A

Liked: A

Disliked: A

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
93% Avg. rating


16 Oct 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Go eat at hawker centers. Southern Ridges Park is a great walk!

Liked: Diverse Culture

Disliked: Expensive restaurants

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
80% Avg. rating


06 Oct 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break Sightseeing & culture Visiting friends or family

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Plan to have meals at places like Chinatown to get better value, definitely buy the singapore tourist pass for the metro,(purchase at airport on arrival) this was a great time and money saver and comes with a helpful map of the metro

Liked: Modern clean city with great public transport, highlight was the amazing zoo and Chinatown

Disliked: It was fairly expensive

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


29 Sep 2016

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Romantic getaway Shopping Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Bring enough money for shopping.

Liked: EVERYTHING!!!!

Disliked: NONE

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83% Avg. city rating Rated by 1580 customers

Activities / excursions 85%

Restaurants / eating out 88%

Shopping 87%

Chilling out / relaxing 78%

Getting around / public transport 95%

Sightseeing 86%

Culture 81%

Nightlife / partying 79%

Value for money 69%

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