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Plan a romantic staycation with bae this Valentine’s day.
Plan a cosy night in with a stay at this newly opened hotel on the edge of Orchard Road. You’ll get to enjoy the Novotel Superior Room where a tropical flower bouquet awaits you, complete with your own bottle of Moet Chandon bubbly to set the mood. After a sizzling night (these lingerie brands have the most gorgeous designs! #justsaying), wake up for a buffet breakfast at the hotel’s restaurant, Food Exchange. Oh, and feel free to take your time – you’ll be given late check-out so there’s no need to rush. Price: $300++ per night Validity: Jan 15 – Feb 15 For more info: www.accorhotels.com/9543 Perfect for the couple who loves being pampered, this Spa Getaway package includes a 90-minute massage, 30-minute body scrub and 60-minute facial at the hotel’s luxurious in-house spa. This is open to all guests from Straits Club Courtyard room category and above. You’ll also have privileged access to The Straits Club where you can enjoy their daily champagne breakfast, afternoon tea and evening cocktails and canapes. After filling your bellies, go on the complimentary heritage tour or chill out in your room until evening time where you can work up a sweat at the hotel’s free yoga sessions. Thinkig of tying the knot here? Don't forget to check out its impressive ballrooms and overwater wedding venues. Price: From $1008.00++ per night Validity: Now till Dec 30 For more info: www.fullertonhotels.com/the-fullerton-hotel Book a stay at the hotel’s Garden Wing Premier Balcony Suite to feel like royalty. Throughout your stay, you’ll have a private butler to attend to your needs and there will be no shortage of activities for you and your beau to enjoy. Bliss out with daily 60-minute spa treatments, undergo a wellness consultation with an expert, go on a private tour of The Orchid greenhouse and have fun mixing your own drinks in a private cocktail-making session. End the evening with a romantic dinner for two at your balcony that’s cooked by a private chef. Other perks include a private outdoor jacuzzi, daily breakfast at The Line or in your room, complimentary champagne and freshly baked pastries, monogrammed bathrobes, a personalised photo frame, a bespoke bouquet of Shangri-La’s home-grown orchids, access to the Horizon Club Lounge and a choice of either early check-in or late check-out. Price: $1,888++ per night Validity: Feb 9-18 For more info: www.shangri-la.com/singapore/shangrila Escape from the hustle and bustle of city life by booking a stay at this exclusive heritage hotel on Sentosa island. Make Valentine’s Day one to remember by capturing precious memories with a complimentary one-hour photoshoot session by renowned wedding photographer Lightedpixels. The photoshoot also includes an hour of hair and makeup prep. Afterwards, indulge in a 90-minute Perfect Match spa experience where you can choose from a 30-minute candlelit bath with rose petals or a 30-minute rose-scented body scrub, complete with your choice of a 60-minute body massage at Auriga spa sanctuary. Wind down in the evening with a gastronomic five-course wine dinner at The Knolls before returning to a romantically turned-down room. Price: $2,300++ per night Validity: Feb 13-15 For more info:www.capellahotels.com/singapore Perfect for the couple that’s #fitspo goals, you and bae can indulge without guilt at the Valentine’s Day Fitness Retreat organised by Om & Away. The two-day programme includes partner workout sessions by Eat Train Love, a raw cacao workshop by The Veggie Maiden, a fertility talk by Dr Lim Min Yu from the Advance Centre for Reproductive Medicine, a vegan three-course dinner at Real Food and sunrise yoga the morning after See also: HATE RUNNING? THESE 9 PRE-WEDDING EXERCISES BURN MORE CALORIES! Price: From $543 per pax Validity: Feb 10-11 For more info: omandaway.co/retreats-2/valentines-day-fitness-retreat/ Just looking forward to spending some quality time with your other half? Book a room here if you want to take things free and easy. Spend uninterrupted time together lounging by the pool or soaking in the outdoor jacuzzi. End your indulgent escapade with complimentary breakfast and a late check-out the next day. (Or you can also consider these other fun date ideas below $20!) Price: From $250++ per night Validity: Ongoing promotion For more info: www.swissotel.com/hotels/singapore-merchant-court This article was originally published in SHAPE.