There’s nothing like a romance on the high seas, especially if it’s an exclusive fine dining experience on the Luxury Tall Ship Royal Albatross. Available daily from 11am to 11pm, start with a refreshing aperitif on the elegant superyacht’s upper deck or in the Grand Salon before retreating to your rustic, private cabin. Set the ambience with customised mood lighting and its audio-visual system, before your four-course lunch or dinner with paired wines and tipples from the free-flow premium bar. A personal butler will be on hand to make sure your glass is never empty, so sit back and enjoy the sumptuous feast in your intimate cabin to the sound of calming waves right outside.
Lovers of nature will enjoy the TreeTop Loft at Resorts World Sentosa, a paradise away from the bustling city. Surrounded by a canopy of trees, the two spacious one-bedroom lofts, Angsana and Tembusu, lie 12m above ground for maximum exclusivity. With lush greenery and plenty of privacy, the stunning sanctuary makes the perfect stage to escape and reignite romance. Enjoy its capacious en suite bedroom, or lounge in the private outdoor terraces where you can admire nature’s wild and scintillating backdrop. Also included is a personalised butler service to attend to your every need, and should you wish to venture out, a private buggy service can ferry you around the resort.
An intimate retreat doesn’t get any better than at the Sofitel Singapore Sentosa Resort & Spa, where art de vivre comes to life with touches of French elements. Book into the ultra-sophisticated Villa du Jardin suite with its private pool and sun deck that bask in uninterrupted vistas of nature. Its spacious, wood-decked bathrooms are also equipped with Hermès amenities and a state-of-the-art Pharo massage-jet whirlpool bathtub for a well-deserved pampering session. Get the evening going with an elegant Italian dinner at ilLido at the Cliff, and catch the magical sunset from the hilltop restaurant’s full-length windows as you enjoy dishes inspired by the postcard-perfect coasts of Italy. After dinner, retire to your suite and look forward to the resort’s proprietary MyBed and pillow menu for a truly bespoke sleeping experience.
For a luxurious and relaxing island getaway, head down to Shangri-La’s Rasa Sentosa Resort & Spa, Singapore’s only beachfront resort, and spoil your loved one with a stay at the Sentosa Suite. Enjoy the pinnacle of relaxed indulgence at the most exclusive presidential suite and the largest room in the resort, as you wind down to a bird’s-eye view of Sentosa Island and the South China Sea, with a glass of bubbly in hand. Complete the experience with a pampering massage at CHI, The Spa, in the privacy of the tastefully furnished couple suites.
This one is for Instagram fanatics. Spend an extra-special Valentine’s Day at Capella Singapore with beautiful mementos to last a lifetime. Only available from February 13-15, the two-day Endless Bliss with Capella room package includes a one-hour photo session by Lightedpixels, with hair and make-up services to ensure every snap is picture-perfect. Also included is a 90-minute couple spa at Auriga Spa, where you’ll unwind with a candlelit bath or an invigorating body scrub, and a relaxing massage. The resort’s Mediterranean restaurant, The Knolls, is where you can enjoy breakfast and a romantic five-course wine dinner while admiring the hotel’s cascading pools and resident peacocks wandering the quaint surrounds. Wind down each night with the thoughtful turndown service for a sweet end to a blissful, tranquil day.
A tropical escape at the W Singapore — Sentosa Cove is where you can bask in the great outdoors while enjoying the resort’s signature ultra-modern aesthetic. Couples who enjoy contemporary designs will love W’s one-bedroom WOW Suites, kitted out with abstract art, plush furnishings and eclectic lighting. Make this Valentine’s Day truly decadent with an exquisite dining experience at SKIRT, and turn the heat up with the finest cuts of meat fired up over a parrilla grill. Besides plenty of fine wines to go with the meal, there is also WOOBAR, where you can sit back to chill beats, exciting cocktails and intimate conversation.
The serene tropical enclave that is Amara Sanctuary Resort at Sentosa is an ideal place to luxuriate in. Hilltop villas, dressed in soft, natural and earth tones, are hidden away in 3.8 hectares of gardens and a tropical rainforest for that element of escape. Couples looking to spend a laid-back Valentine’s Day will appreciate the calm ambience — quiet, except for the sounds of nature. A glistening, sun-kissed personal plunge pool offers a welcome sight, with elegantly furnished rooms and a king-sized canopy bed for an added dreamy touch. Spend a peaceful day sunbathing in the outdoor private pool or the outdoor stone bath, or lounge in the pavilion with book in hand — that’s how relaxation is done.
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