Where to Stay

Types of Accommodation In Singapore

Singapore remains the world’s most expensive city to date thus, the cost of living and expenditures is expected to be generally high. However, there are bunch of options that you can choose from in terms of Singapore accommodation depending on your needs, purpose and budget.

How would you like your place to be? Do you have specific location in mind? What is your travel objective? How much is your budget? Those are just few of the important questions you should answer before you go ahead and make a reservation in hotel or any lodging facility that suits your needs and budget. There are plenty of Hotel, Hostel and Budget lodging in Singapore, so that shouldn’t be a problem.


Hostels are of course cheaper compared to luxurious and sophisticated hotels but these are generally high quality, clean and safe. It is a sociable accommodation as the guests normally rent a bunk bed and share bathroom, kitchen and lounge with other guests. Since hostels are cheaper, many of this type of accommodation have long-term guests/residents.


The POD is one of Singapore’s best hostels that catertravellers who prefer convenient, fuss-free and affordable accommodation. It has 83 cozy and comfortable capsules with modern and minimalistic design. All you need to do is pay for the accommodation and the rest is free. You can enjoy a complimentary laundry service, buffet breakfast, high-speed Internet access, safe environment and more. It is conveniently located at the Singapore Central Business District.

Another great hostel is the Bunc@Radius Backpacker Hostel. It is consistently ranked as the top boutique hostel in Singapore. It is located in Central Singapore at Upper Weld Road within Little India, which is also a popular tourist spot itself as it takes tourists to an exciting experiential tour of India’s rich cultural heritage. Bunc@Radius is a combination of boutique hotel luxuries with the culture of a hostel.

If you are really in a tight budget, you can try Beary Nice! Hostel. It is one of the best hostels in Singapore with a very affordable rate ranges from S$28.00 – S$30.00 per bed. It is a nice, clean, comfortable and a safe place to stay that’s why many backpackers love this hostel.



Hotels are generally expensive. If you like something fancy and luxurious then Singapore has so much to offer. If money is never an issue, go for that unforgettable stay at any of the first-class hotels in Singapore.

Why not book at Fullerton Hotel? It is a 6-star hotel conveniently situated on the banks of Singapore River. It is a perfect combination of old and new as it has the refreshing ambiance of peace, tranquility and heritage while its interior design is contemporary and stylish. The building’s classic and heritage architecture makes it a remarkably grand hotel.

Experience the finest at the Swissôtel The Stamford – the Luxury City Hotel in Singapore. It is located at the heart of Singapore where shopping, dining and entertainment is nearby. Go for that unrivalled comfort in luxurious suites with private balcony where you can enjoy the breathtaking view of the city. You don’t have to worry about anything because everything in this hotel is made to perfection so that you can focus on what matters most in your travel.

Cheap Residential Homes/Rooms

If you travel with a group or with your entire family, you may want to consider renting cheap residential rooms. There are some homeowners that offer cheap transient rooms for groups and family. A good website to visit is www.airbnb.com. In this website you can find good deals and rent unique places to stay from local hosts. The best thing about it is that you have a choice to rent a room or the entire place at a cheap.