Glamping by the Runway

A camping adventure sounds great until you have to think of mosquitoes, rain and mud. Enter glamping – but this time, it’s not your usual seaside affair either. The novelty factor has been taken to new heights with Changi Airport’s new Glamping By The Runway – an unorthodox option for those seeking new experiences without compromising on comfort. 

Available from now till 2nd January 2022, consider this a snazzy idea for your next date or escapade with the young ones.

Read more about the other attractions at Changi Festive Village

Fall asleep with a view of the runway 

Changi festive village, changi airport, terminal 4

Staying overnight within the transit area usually = stuck with a couple of hours between flights. But situated within the transit area of Terminal 4 is Glamping By The Runway, a rare opportunity to have a “staycation” within the restricted zone – no boarding pass needed.

Changi festive village, changi airport, terminal 4

Instead of a million security staff and about a gazillion more travellers, a row of 30 picturesque tents now line Terminal 4’s departure area. Each fits up to four people and has plenty to make your stay a comfy one, including a portable air conditioner, small table, fairy lights and most importantly, WiFi and power sockets.

Changi festive village, changi airport, terminal 4

No worries about lying on the cold hard ground like Taylor Swift either, as there’s a turndown service which provides an air mattress, some pillows and blankets as well.

Changi festive village, changi airport, terminal 4
Unobstructed vistas of the runway through east facing windows. 

Be sure to wake up early too, as we hear the sunrise views are stellar. Shower facilities will be available, alongside a small breakfast set of dinosaur-shaped curry puffs and packet drinks

glamping by the runway

Changi Airport is known for having plenty of entertainment and this glamping experience is no different, offering movie screenings and a gaming zone with old-school pinball arcade machines, archery, giant jenga and checkers for guests.

glamping by the runway

glamping by the runway
Glamp-Party in the Clouds
Image credit: @theperfectfather

And if a picnic sounds more like your cup of tea, a similar daytime glamping experience, Glamp-Party in the Clouds, is available at Jewel’s Canopy Park with five-hour slots for reservation.

Go glamping at Changi Airport Terminal 4

With school holidays and plenty of extra ALs to clear, December is the time of the year to try something new, be it in the form of a VTL holiday or a unique glamping experience. Prices for Glamping by the Runway start from $360 for three adults or two adults and two children, with check-in at 3PM and check-out at 11AM.

Rates: $360/tent from Mon – Wed | $390/tent from Thu – Sun | $420 for Public Holidays (24th – 25th December 2021 and 1st January 2022)
Address: T4 Departure Transit, 10 Airport Boulevard, Singapore 819665

Book your stay with Glamping by the Runway

Getting there: There’s an on-demand shuttle bus that takes you from Terminal 2’s Arrival Hall to Terminal 4. 

For more new things to do in Singapore: 

Photography by Pichan Cruz.

Event Information
Glamping by the Runway
Changi Airport Terminal 4
26 Nov 2021 - 02 Jan 2022
3:00 pm - 11:00 am

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