Singapore is a great place to visit and vacation with family and friends as it has a plethora of activities to enjoy within a reasonable vicinity. Whether you are looking to explore the vast culture or just relax, Singapore has a lot to offer. If you are looking for a relaxing break from your daily routine and are looking to spend quality time alone with your better half at a villa or hotel with a private pool, you’ve come to the right place. While it might be hard to find a private pool at all hotels, there are a select few accommodations where you can stay and enjoy swimming without sharing with the public. You can laze around your room or head to your private pool and spend quality time with your loved one. Here is a list of the top 5 best hotels in Singapore with private pools where you can enjoy intimate pool time with your better half:
Sofitel Singapore Sentosa Resort & Spa (SG Clean)
Situated on top of the hill on Sentosa Island, the Sofitel Resort and Spa offers sweeping views of the breathtaking Tanjong Beach. The property features rooms, suites, and villas which are elegantly designed with wooden finishing. Since you are looking for a private pool, their villas are ideal to book as they come with an open deck and your personal pool. Some of the room features at the villa include a large living room, two bedrooms with attached bathrooms, a massage-jet whirlpool in the master bedroom, a mini-bar, free WiFi, a dining room, and much more. Other private features at the resort include wellness and spa, massage treatments, and spa treatment rooms.
While it’s hard to find an all-halal menu at their restaurants, you can share dietary restrictions directly to the hotel ahead of booking to ensure they can accommodate a halal dinner. There are a few on-site restaurants that also offer vegetarian and seafood options, one of which is Kwee Zeen – here, you can enjoy a range of vegetarian items such as vegetable spring rolls, creamy mushroom soup, rajma masala, and much more. Even if you wish to eat meat, there are plenty of seafood options as well. If you are after Italian food, the Cliff Restaurant features many vegetarian pasta and pizza options.
Price per night for Villa Du Jardin with a Private Pool starts from: $2450
Best for: Couples looking to spend a relaxing vacation in Singapore in a luxury resort.
Discover a haven of nature, heritage, and luxury at the beautiful Villa Samadhi in Singapore. If you want a staycation away from the urban pace, there is no better accommodation than Villa Samadhi. The rooms at Villa Samadhi feature teak furnishings, vintage décor, attached bathrooms with rain showers, and luxury toiletries. If you want to book a room with a private pool, book the Luxe Sarang. The Luxe Sarang is a separate building offering added privacy to the guests. It features an outdoor pool, a private garden, a spacious living area, and many more amenities. Alternatively, the Sarang is also a great option since it comes with a private whirlpool.
There is an on-site restaurant Tamarind Hill located in a gorgeous setting, offering Thai and Burmese cuisine. The restaurant offers brunch every Saturday and Sunday. While they have a mixed menu, you can always opt for vegetarian or seafood items such as corn cakes, vegetable spring rolls, green curry, pad Thai with tofu, shrimp and vegetables, and much more. It is recommended that you let them know about your dietary requirements in advance. The famous Adventure Cove Waterpark and Labrador Park MRT Station are just a few kilometers away from the property.
Price per night for Sarang Room with Private Whirlpool Bathtub starts from: $658
Price per night for Luxe Sarang Rom with Private Plunge Pool starts from: $956
Best for: Families who are looking for an all-inclusive resort with a private pool to spend time with their kids.
Amara Sanctuary Resort, Sentosa
Forget about Bali! You can enjoy the exact same vibes here at Amara Sanctuary Resort in Sentosa with lush greenery, waterfront location, and seclusion! Located at just a 3-minute walk from the beautiful Palawan Beach, the property features breathtaking panoramic views of the South China Sea. Amara Resort has 140 5-star suites, rooms, villas, and a mansion offering all-inclusive facilities. The specific Couple Suites at the resort offer access to the main infinity pool and Jacuzzi. However, if you want to have your own private pool, the One-Bedroom Villa is a great option with a private plunge pool, an outdoor bath, a living room, and other amenities. For families, a two-bedroom villa and Larkhill Mansion are suitable options with a private pool, courtyard, and patio.
There is an on-site ‘Shutters’, an all-day restaurant boasting a peaceful outdoor terrace with a stunning view of the Amara Skylight. The restaurant also features an open-concept kitchen where guests can watch chefs cooking live food. Their menu is not all-halal. However, they have seafood and vegetarian food items such as continental breakfast, including pastry basket, fruits, butter, and honey. Their mains include veggie salad, tomato sauce pasta, and a few other items.
Price per night for Courtyard Suite with a Private Jacuzzi starts from: $470
Price per night for a villa with a Private Pool starts from: $900
Best for: Specifically great for couples looking for a staycation away from the city with activities such as jacuzzi, sun tanning beds and awesome food – all in one place.
W Singapore – Sentosa Cove
Revel in the exhilarating suites of W Singapore – Sentosa Cove – a five-star accommodation set amidst greenery, surrounded by a breathtaking beach. The W Singapore is an ideal place to book if you are traveling for pleasure, business or looking for a staycation to escape from the busy city life. While all the rooms here are luxurious and provide top notch amenities, if you are after a private pool, book the Away Room. The Away Room is truly a notch above the rest of the rooms. The beautiful terrace, your private plunge pool, and garden view; all await you at the Away Room. Other rooms feature a separate rain shower, bathtub, and spa bath products.
You can engage in a workout session at the on-site gym or indulge in a relaxing massage at the spa. If you want a massage in privacy, you can always request them about your needs. There are four dining options to choose from. All the restaurants and bars are located at the hotel. Unless you want to eat something specific, you can get pretty much everything here. For the halal/vegetarian eating options, ask the chefs beforehand so they can prepare the food according to your dietary requirements.
Price per night for the Away Room starts from: $899
Best for: Anyone who wants to stay at a comfortable and luxurious place. It’s less touristy and not many people can be seen especially if you choose to book villas, or suites.
Nestled among the lush greenery, Capella Singapore is an ideal location to book your stay in Singapore. The property is just 5 minutes walk away from the beach and offers excellent services right after you enter. The Capella features three outdoor pools and a spa. However, if you are looking to enjoy private time with your loved ones, their one-bedroom and two-bedroom villas feature a private outdoor terrace and private pool. Some of the amenities that they offer at villas include a walk-in wardrobe, Aesop toiletries, LCD TV, Bose sound system, coffee machine, outdoor rain shower, complimentary in-room treats, and many other facilities to ensure you enjoy a luxurious and comfortable stay.
The best part of Capella is that you get free admission to Sentosa Island, where you can visit beaches, a waterpark, dolphin island, Fort Siloso, and many other attractions. Precisely, booking at Capella will ensure you can enjoy an all-inclusive vacation with your loved ones. They also offer the best dining experience at their on-site restaurants. However, for the halal items, inform the chefs in advance. You can also enjoy a private dining experience in your own villa or on your balcony.
Price per night for Garden Villa and Palawan Villa with Private Pool starts from: $1200
Best for: Families and couples who want to enjoy complimentary access to Sentosa Island enjoying all the associated activities.