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Wedding in 2018? Our top venue picks here.
A stunning backdrop for both joyful celebrations and beautiful wedding portraits, Quayside Isle in swanky Sentosa Cove is known just as much for the gorgeous views of its yacht-lined harbour as it is for its amazing restaurants. Pictured: A solemnisation ceremony set-up at Sabio by the Sea. If it’s an intimate alfresco party you’re after, Sabio By The Sea is ideal. Overlooking the harbour, the laid-back interiors decorated with vibrant art pieces and antler chandeliers will give your celebration a quirky urban charm. Menu-wise, expect tantalising Spanish cuisine with hearty grilled meats and seafood. For more wedding venues located at Quayside Isle, head on over here: YOU'LL LOVE THIS STUNNING WATERFRONT VENUE FOR YOUR WEDDING & PORTRAITS! 31 Ocean Way, 098375, tel: 6887-3502 Immerse in an idyllic world of serene roads lined with picturesque trees, palatial heritage architecture, and rolling landscaped greenery at The Summerhouse, a picture-perfect venue for a wedding of a lifetime – where kisses are sealed, everlasting love is witnessed and fond memories are created. Envisage walking down the aisle and tying the knot in a charming edible garden, against the colonial elegance of a conserved black and white bungalow, or a gorgeous veranda, and adjourn to the welcoming, high-ceilinged dining room to celebrate with family and friends over a memorable collective-farmed meal. For a more personalised affair, the dedicated and experienced 1-Host team of wedding planners will be on-site to offer advice on making your dream wedding come true. See also: 8 SINGAPORE WEDDING VENUES WITH THE PRETTIEST SOLEMNISATION SETUPS 3 Park Ln, Singapore 798387, tel: 6262-1063 When it comes to wedding venues, there are two main types: the sweeping ballrooms that are perfect for grand banquets, and the alternative garden party-like setting. But the venues at Royal Plaza on Scotts offer you the best of both worlds, and more. Its ballroom, Balmoral Hall (pictured) is perfect for glitzy, glamourous affairs with its high ceiling and plush furnishings. At the same time, if you’re seeking a sense of cosiness, you’ve got it thanks to its views of the surrounding greenery, and sun-dappled light thanks to the room’s full-length glass windows. Then, there is the outdoor space, a beautifully built gazebo, which is evocative of a zen-inspired outdoor garden. This is perfect for solemnisations or tea ceremonies. The best part? You don’t even have to go through the hassle of planning for your nuptials on your own. With help from the experienced team, planning your event – from beginning to end – will be a breeze. 25 Scotts Rd, Singapore 228220, tel: 6737-7966 The Skysuites @ Equinox (pictured), located on the 69th floor of Swissôtel The Stamford offers a vantage point in the city centre, with a cosy setting that is exclusive and glamorous. There, you get to configure your own space (from 80 to 180 guests), customise your menus, and plan everything – including floral decorations – with the help of the hotel’s wedding team. Envision an elaborate affair with everyone celebrating your nuptials? The grand Fairmont Ballroom at the Raffles City Convention Centre can hold up to 1,800 guests, charming each and every one of them with its spacious, luxurious settings. See also: 5 SKY HIGH WEDDING VENUES! 80 Bras Basah Rd, Singapore 189560 No place comes close to the spectacular array of venues that Resorts World Sentosa offers for your wedding celebrations. Toast to your marriage under the 11m high ceiling of their grand ballroom, enjoy a wedding feast with views of an undersea paradise or make a lifelong promise amidst a lush garden setting; the integrated resort with world-class attractions will inspire for any kind of wedding. Pictured: With clear blue skies overhead, tie the knot in a blissfully romantic garden setting at the Equarius Hotel Lawn. The venue, with an immaculately manicured lawn, and unfettered views of the lush tropical forests surrounding the hotel, has the ability to accommodate up to 150 guests, while still retaining a sense of intimacy. For a surreal, out-of-this-world solemnisation ceremony, look no further than Ocean Dome - its domed glass roof provides an astounding 360 degree views of the underwater world within a highly intimate and elegant setting for 40 of your closest and dearest. Winner of Her World Brides Venue Awards 2017 for Best Wedding Dinner Venue (Alternative Venue), Ocean Gallery boasts one of the world’s largest viewing panels for a mesmerising view of over 100,000 marine life. The three-tiered gallery ensures every one of your 250 guests a perfect view of the stunning aquamarine display, alongside the latest innovative light and sound technology for a fully immersive oceanic wedding experience. For more wedding venues located on the grounds of RWS, head on over here: A VENUE TO REMEMBER: 8 WAYS TO WOW GUESTS AT YOUR WEDDING. 8 Sentosa Gateway, 098269 The stand-alone Grand Ballroom building of JW Marriott Hotel Singapore South Beach is a showcase of heritage and contemporary style, and is a draw for couples seeking a touch of grandeur for their wedding. Leave every detail to the hotel's wedding specialists and be prepared for a bespoke experience that is uniquely yours. The three-storey building includes a foyer and an outdoor courtyard on the ground level - perfect for solemnisations and cocktails. Dazzle your guests for the main reception in the ballroom (Get inspired by these glamorous ballroom wedding ideas from our real couples) which has a spectacular 11,520-light Forest of Lights installation across the high vaulted ceiling, and a 15m by 10m LED screen for personalised videos and multimedia backdrops. 30 Beach Road (Access by Nicoll Highway), tel: 6818-1900 Whether for intimate or lavish weddings, Regent Singapore, A Four Seasons Hotel checks all the right boxes – from enchanting spaces, creative menu options from its award-winning restaurants, beautiful themes to impeccable service. The Royal Pavilion Ballroom (pictured), features a high ceiling and beautiful chandeliers, as well as a grand foyer with plush sofas that your guests can lounge on during the cocktail reception. The Tanglin and Nassim Rooms offer pillarless spaces with large windows that let in natural daylight, while the Paterson Room has a foyer (that overlooks the hotel’s atrium) that’s perfect for cocktail receptions. And when it comes to its wedding themes, it's always nice to find a venue that offers you themes charming enough so you don't have to order in extra flowers or other decorations. See also: 13 GORGEOUS WEDDING ARCHES YOU'LL WANT FOR YOUR CELEBRATION 1 Cuscaden Rd, 249715, tel: 6733-8888 Luxurious settings, stylish themes, attractively-priced packages, and a central location makes the Holiday Inn® Singapore Orchard City Centre popular amongst couples seeking a trendy wedding venue. The hotel’s Crystal and Orchid ballrooms are decked with glittering chandeliers and come equipped with state-of-the-art technology like adjustable lighting systems that can be changed to evoke different moods with the use of colours. And, whether you’re looking at a glamorous ballroom affair or a lush, verdurous garden celebration, you’ve got it with Holiday Inn® Singapore Orchard City Centre’s latest wedding themes: Classic Lights and A Garden Lights Affair. While both themes can be personalised according to each couple’s preferred style, the former dazzles with a modern and sophisticated colour theme of purple and cream, accented with crystal elements. 11 Cavenagh Road, 229616, tel: 6733-8333