Living it Up for SG50
Post Date: 2015-07-23
With the iconic SG50 just around the corner, the celebrations have already begun. From inspiring unique yet delicious creations and generous deals for dining and staycations, Singapore’s 50th is the gift that keeps giving.
DINING + RESTAURANTS
Catalunya Singapore: Celebratory SG50 Set, Fireworks Viewing and SG50 Bingo BrunchCatalunya Singapore anticipates SG50 with an exciting line-up of dining experiences and promotions. From 15 July to 9 August 2015, savour a limited edition SG50 Set of Txangurro Chilli Crab tapa and a Jubilee cocktail. On 7, 8 and 9 August 2015, and Saturdays leading up to National Day, diners can take in dazzling fireworks performances and stand to win return dining vouchers for their SG50 Brunch over the Jubilee Weekend from 12.30pm to 3.30pm. Pre-sale Catalunya Bar entry tickets are available ($38 nett), or at the door ($50 nett) for 9 August’s fireworks viewing, accompanied by a complimentary drink.
HOTELS + HOSPITALITY
Grand Hyatt Singapore: SG50 Celebration PackageTake a well-deserved break right in the heart of Singapore with Grand Hyatt Singapore’s enticing “SG50 Celebration Package”. The hotel, located at vibrant Orchard Road, is offering 50% off the price of the third night – ideal for those who want to make the most out of the Jubilee Weekend. The package is valid for stay from 1 August all the way to 31 October 2015, and can be reserved with a prepaid and non-refundable booking of a minimum of three nights, and must be booked at least five days prior to arrival.
Carlton Hotel: Carlton Celebrates SG50 ExtensionThe newly refurbished Carlton Hotel is extending the jubilance over their “Carlton Celebrates SG50” promotion from 7 to 10 August to include all Fridays to Sundays in the month of August. The extension comes as a result of overwhelming response to the promotion, including 50% off Best Flexi Rates and 50% off buffet breakfast rates. Furthermore, facilities like the gym and sauna, along with yoga classes on Saturday morning, will be at the guests’ disposal. Jump right into the exhilarating festivities as the hotel is perfectly positioned near Padang.
Regent Singapore, A Four Seasons Hotel: SG50 Weekend Staycation and Manhattan’s Singapura NacionalIt’s sweet being Singaporean with the SG50 Weekend Staycation package offered by Regent Singapore, A Four Seasons Hotel. Citizens and residents enjoy exclusive privileges such as a complimentary room upgrade and SG50 in-room welcome amenity; and Regent Club Lounge access for up to two persons at an additional $50. Take the one for one opportunity to enjoy the award-winning ‘Singapura Nacional’ cocktail at Manhattan. This refreshing and aromatic blend of the Hotel Nacional Special and the Singapore Sling beat 61 cocktails from 35 hotels to win the SG50 ‘A Toast to the Nation’ contest.
Royal Plaza on Scotts: SG50 Room PromotionTo celebrate Singapore’s 50th birthday, Royal Plaza on Scotts is rewarding the 50th guest who makes a booking on the hotel’s website with a S$50 voucher, which can be used to offset their accommodation bill. Guests will love complimentary benefits such as high-speed internet on multiple devices, gourmet coffee from in-room Nespresso machines and minibars worth over $100, and the fresh air in the first 100% non-smoking Singaporean hotel. Those who are feeling lucky have now up to 31 December 2015 to book and stay.
Orchard Hotel: Jubilee Longer Weekend DealsGolden deals abound as Orchard Hotel gets into the Singaporean spirit. During the Jubilee Weekend, enjoy 50% off the Best Available Rate for every second night with a minimum 2-night stay, and 50% off buffets all day from 7 to 10 August only. Orchard Café is also offering their classic buffet dinner at $50 nett per person. The celebration also continues year-round, with stays in their Signature Suite going at $500 for the first night, and 50% off for the second. Senior citizens aged 50 and above, accompanied by every paying adult, will also enjoy a free buffet lunch.
PRODUCTS (Technology + Food)
Giant: SG50 Pop-up FairThis retail giant is celebrating both its 15th Anniversary and SG50 by giving back, through supporting local SMEs. Along with the Singapore Food Manufacturer’s Association (SFMA), Giant is extending 30 complimentary booths and spaces for 31 homegrown manufacturers at a special Giant Tampines SG50 Celebration pop-up fair. SMEs will be able to showcase new innovations or products, and engage with heartland consumers. The bestsellers will be chosen by Giant to retail at their hypermarkets islandwide in an effort to boost support for SMEs.