Here's our favorite hotels and resorts in Sentosa to unwind with the family.
The island's got everything, whether you're looking for something near the theme parks and attractions, a beach resort, or amazing views of the lush forests and sea!
***Plan for your holidays with our nifty guide on all the school holiday and public holidays for the year. We'll show you when to take leave to maximize the public holidays so you can get that extra long weekend!***
Village Hotel Sentosa
Amara Sanctuary Resort Sentosa
Shangri-La Rasa Sentosa Resort & Spa
Sofitel Sentosa Resort & Spa
W Singapore Sentosa Cove
ONE°15 Marina Sentosa Cove
The perfect getaway for families, the Equarius hotel is just a stone's throw away from nature hikes and attractions such as Universal Studios Singapore and S.E.A. Aquarium.
Deluxe rooms and suites also boast balconies with panoramic views of the forest or sea.
At the Kids Club, kids from 3 years old and up will be entertained with a whole host of programmes and activities.
Location: 8 Sentosa Gateway, Singapore 098269
Website: Equarius Hotel
A tribute to one of America's greatest contemporary architects Michael Graves, Hotel Michael is an extravagant visual feast for art lovers.
Every room in this hotel sports a gallery like atmosphere with mural-adorned walls and artistic furnishings that reflect the designer's signature elegance.
Even the bathrooms are works of art and you can't help but admire the flower-motif mosaics on the walls and the unusual blue mosaic-tiled circular shower.
It's the nearest hotel to Universal Studios Singapore, which means you're just minutes away from a whole world of fun!
There's also a covered walkway linking the hotel to the Sentosa Express monorail.
Like at Equarius Hotel, guests have access to the Kids Club as well.
Location: Resorts World Sentosa, 8 Sentosa Gateway, Sentosa Island, Singapore 098269
Website: Hotel Michael
Located on the Western tip of Resorts World Sentosa, Beach Villas offers spectacular oceanfront views, personal butler service, and lavish rooms for an extravagant getaway with the family.
The one, two, and three bedroom villas come with private decks and panoramic views of the ocean, harbour, and tropical rainforest.
You'll also get your own personal pool and mini gardens with the two and three bedroom villas.
Stay in absolute comfort with a whole host of amenities including rain showers, free-standing tubs, and luxurious bedding with duck feather pillows and luxe mattresses paired with 400 thread count Egyptian cotton sheets.
Website: Beach Villas
Get an out of this world undersea luxury experience at the Ocean Suites.
Each of the 11 suites are designed like a deluxe two storey townhouse and come with personalized butler service.
On the upper level, you'll find an open living area with an outdoor patio and jacuzzi.
But the lower level is really why you're here. You'll get an underwater view of over 40,000 marine fishes in the comfort and privacy of your own suite.
Location: Resorts World Sentosa - Ocean Suites, 8 Sentosa Gateway, Sentosa Island, Singapore 098269
Website: Ocean Suites
Treat the family to a tropical island getaway at Village Hotel Sentosa.
The highlight here will surely be the sprawling pool deck with four themed pools, each with its own unique experience.
Pamukkale Pool - Inspired by the terraces and crystal clear waters of the Pamulakke pools in Turkey, you can soak in the view in these unique pool terraces that overlook the sea's horizon.
Children's Play Pool - Kids will be having a splashing good time at this pool with its slides, water features, and man-made "beach".
Adventure Pool - Soak up the sun in wicker canopies on island pods.
Lazy River Pool - Grab a float and get swept away in the gentle swells of water while surrounded by lush foliage.
Family rooms come with two vanity areas and bathrooms so you can get ready quicker in the morning. There's also the choice of the relaxing pool view or lush city view.
Location: 10 Artillery Ave, #02-01 Palawan Ridge, Sentosa Island, Singapore 099951
Website: Village Hotel Sentosa
For an ultra-luxe staycation in Sentosa, look no further than Capella Singapore.
The hotel is nestled peacefully on a knoll amidst 30 acres of lush rainforest with direct access to Palawan Beach.
Enjoy gorgeous views from your rooms of the beautiful landscape grounds or the South China Sea.
Guests can look forward to a whole suite of complimentary resort activities from photography, art and craft, and DJ workshops, to heritage tours and yoga sessions.
There are lots of programs for kids too such as scavenger hunts, movie screenings in a family tent, and culinary workshops for budding chefs.
Location: 1 The Knolls, Sentosa Island, Singapore 098297
Website: Capella Singapore
Built on the site of a former British military barracks from the 1930s, the Amara Sanctuary Resort is a luxury resort that combines rich colonial architecture with contemporary designs.
The resort features 5-star rooms, family suites, villas, and even a colonial bungalow, the Larkhill Mansion.
You'll feel all relaxed in the tranquil environment, surrounded by lush tropical greenery overlooking the South China Sea and the beautiful sands of Palawan Beach.
Be spoiled for choice with four outdoor swimming pools to take a dip in including a kiddy pool with water slides.
Our favorites were the SkyPool, a rooftop infinity pool with stunning views of the South China Sea, and the DreamPool, a pool with a waterfall set amidst the natural rainforest garden.
Location: Larkhill Road, Sentosa Island, Singapore 099394
Website: Amara Sanctuary
Lovingly restored from what was once a British Artillery outpost, the Barracks Hotel is a boutique hotel that is rich in heritage and history.
Be transported to a nostalgic world of luxury travel but with modern comforts.
With just 40 rooms and suites at the hotel, you'll be assured of an exclusive and luxurious experience.
Rooms exude an old world charm with dark wood grains, warm brass, and leather accented furnishing.
Ground level rooms also give you direct access to the 30m long Barracks Pool.
Exclusively for guests of the Barracks Hotel, the Barracks Heritage Tour takes you on a journey to explore the history of Sentosa and the conserved buildings.
Guided by army veterans who used to serve and stay at this former military barracks, the history of Sentosa comes alive through their personal stories and experiences.
Location: 2 Gunner Lane, Palawan Ridge, Sentosa Island, Singapore 099567
Website: Barracks Hotel
Shangri-La hotels focus a lot on families and this beachfront resort has some great facilities just for kids.
They’ll be having a blast outdoors at Nestopia, an outdoor adventure playground with an obstacle course connecting three giant nests and two of the longest slides on Sentosa Island.
Proceed to cool off at the water sports facilities with its children’s swimming pool, splash pad, and the three water slides with canopy to protect from the sun.
Meanwhile at the Cool Zone, kids can look forward to themed play areas and fun activities such as arts and craft, movies, and toys.
If your child is from 5-12 years old, you can even leave them at the Toots Club where they can have a fun day under the supervision of an experienced and energetic team.
Location: 101 Siloso Road, Singapore 098970
Website: Shangri-La Rasa Sentosa Resort & Spa
Go on a luxe staycation experience at this idyllic resort in Sentosa.
You’ll be staying in absolute comfort with the spacious 36sqm rooms (with connecting rooms provided for families) and full gourmet dining experiences.
Your kids will be entertained throughout with a whole range of activities that they can participate in from 10am-6pm everyday.
From mermaid swimming and face painting, to craft activities and tent building, there’ll be no shortage of things for them to do throughout the staycation!
Location: 2 Bukit Manis Road Sentosa, Singapore 099891
Website: Sofitel Sentosa Resort & Spa
Experience luxury island resort living at the W Singapore Sentosa Cove.
We love the hotel's decor and rooms which are modern and stylish, with W's trademark funky vibe.
The highlight will be the WET Pool which is one of Singapore's largest resort outdoor pool areas and boasts views of the South China Sea.
Underwater speakers will even be serenading you as you swim across the sprawling pool.
Location: 21 Ocean Way, Singapore 098374
Website: W Singapore Sentosa Cove
Unwind with the family at this waterside marina club and hotel located in the exclusive Sentosa Cove enclave.
Wake up to sweeping views of the sea and yachts docked at the marina. Then take a scenic stroll along the boardwalk.
Kids get a playroom, arcade, a children's pool, and rental of bicycles and board games.
Don't forget to check out the pirate themed playground at Sentosa Cove Village.
The hotel is also just a few minutes walk away from Quayside Isle which offers a wide variety of dining options.
Location: #01-01, 11 Cove Drive, Sentosa Cove, Singapore 098497
Website: ONE°15 Marina
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