Moevenpick Heritage Hotel Sentosa
Travel Blogs from Sentosa Island
We found the island lacked the excellent signage and coherence of other Singapore attractions. Enjoyed the "rides" in theaters with rocking seats, water sprays and air brushes to convince you that millipedes were running up your legs! Quick afternoon stop at Little India for a look around and a curry. Evening Bumboat cruise on the Singapore River …
... and it was soo cheap...a beer and meal for both of us was under $10 and it was really yummy too!!
There were alot of places with the fish that eat the skin off your feet but they didn't look that clean so we were a bit reluctant to try it out!!
After a couple more drinks and a walk around the night market we were pretty tired so took out first of many tuks tuks back to the hotel....lots of fun in a tuk ...
... Sands, it is billed as the world's most expensive standalone casino property at $8 billion, including cost of the prime land. With the casino complete, the resort features a 2,561-room hotel, a 1,300,000-square-foot convention-exhibition centre, the 800,000-square-foot The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands mall, ...
We toured the Garden by the Bay this morning, which is beautiful. We rode over on a hop on hop off boat that takes you by all the main sites on the Singapore River. River is not very big but runs right thru town and our hotel room overlooks it. We took an audio tour on a tram around the garden. Was just too hot to walk. Did walk thru the Sands Hotel shopping area which is underneath the hotel that looks like a ...
... very enjoyable.
Singapore is extremely clean and easy to get around with a taxi from Airport to City still under S$20. Exchange rate was S$1.25 but had dropped overnight.
We stayed at the Carlton on Bras Basah and it was fine although on our return trip we stay at our favourite the Pan Pacific near Marina Bay.
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
Very hard to convert a heritage building into a vibrant museum of Singapore history and culture! Still, this was a worthy try but not a highlight.
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