Resorts World Sentosa has reopened


Ask everyone you know about their scrapped travel plans for 2020 and they’d all agree that a true holiday is warranted after months of self-isolation. Well, now that a ton of attractions and hotels have reopened, you can finally have that well-deserved staycation right here in Singapore. 

Over at Resorts World Sentosa, you’ll be glad to know that Universal Studios Singapore and S.E.A. Aquarium have reopened with safe-distancing measures in place. With hotels thrown in the mix, there are now tempting deals to cop for your next staycay. Here’s what you can expect:


Hop onto your favourite rides at Universal Studios Singapore


Posing in front of Resorts world sentosa universal globe

Universal Studios Singapore has finally reopened! That’s right – you can now hop aboard your favourite rides like TRANSFORMERS The Ride: The Ultimate 3D Battle and the thrilling Battlestar Galactica: HUMAN vs. CYCLON. Don’t forget to take that mandatory photo by the Universal Studios Singapore Globe to play tourist for the day. 

Their One-Day Adult tickets are priced at $59 (U.P. $77) from now till 16th September 2020, so plan a trip here to get the most out of it.

Universal Studios Singapore - Transformers

For easy navigation around the park, download the official Universal Studios Singapore app (iOS, Android) as it provides you with a map and guides to wait times for rides, Meet and Greet times with movie and cartoon characters, and amenities.

Universal Studios Singapore App

Safe distancing measures are also in place: besides SafeEntry check-ins and hand sanitisers stationed at every ride, each ride will have alternate seating between families. All seats will also be thoroughly disinfected after each use, so you can get on the rides worry-free. 

Safe distancing measures at Universal Studios Singapore - Virtual Queue Tickets

Additionally, virtual queue tickets will be issued if you arrive at a ride with a full queue*. You’ll be issued a queue ticket with an allocated time slot, and you can maximise your time in the park to go for other activities while waiting. Just remember to come back within 20 minutes of the time slot stated on your ticket.

Universal Studios Singapore - Meet and greet with Minions

Those who purchase One-Day tickets can also start the day early at the park. Enter from 12PM onwards to take lots of pics at exclusive meet-and-greet sessions, have lunch in the park, and be first in line when rides open at 2PM. Passholders and all other ticket holders can purchase the Priority Entry Special Ticket ($9) to enjoy the same early entry benefits. 

P.S.: From now till 31st August 2020, redeem a free cup of LiHO TEA when you purchase tickets with Mastercard. Choose between 2 exclusive Resorts World Sentosa flavours – Singapore Swirl and Singapore Tea Sling.

Universal Studios Singapore
Address: 8 Sentosa Gateway, 098269
Opening hours: 2PM-9PM, Thursday-Sunday (Closed Mondays – Wednesdays)
Tickets: $59/adult (U.P. $77), $58/child, $43/senior
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*Note: Applicable for selected rides.


Dive “underwater” at S.E.A. Aquarium


S.E.A. Aquarium - sharks seas habitat

Aquariums aren’t just a great place for the young’uns to learn about marine life; they’re also perfect for romantic dates and family outings alike. 

That’s probably why S.E.A. Aquarium’s large oceanic habitats and tunnels have long been a popular spot for both locals and tourists alike. Here, you can witness everything from sharks and rays, to corals and sea jellies up close. Tickets are now $29/adult (U.P. $37) from now till 16th September 2020.

S.E.A. Aquarium sea jellies

Do remember to keep to a group of 5, and follow the safe distancing markers on the ground so everyone can have a safe visit. Hand sanitisers are also widely available throughout S.E.A. Aquarium, and all surfaces are frequently wiped down throughout the day.

S.E.A. Aquarium - Shipwreck Habitat

Likewise, redeem a free cup of LiHO TEA in exclusive Resorts World Sentosa flavours with every ticket purchased using Mastercard. This promotion ends on 31st August 2020.

S.E.A. Aquarium
Address: 8 Sentosa Gateway, Sentosa Island, 098269
Opening hours: 10AM-5PM, Saturday-Tuesday (Closed Wednesdays – Fridays)
Tickets: $29/adult (U.P. $37), from $21/child, from $21/senior
Get tickets here


Treat yourself to a luxurious staycation at a discount


With the multitude of things to do at Resorts World Sentosa, take this opportunity to pamper yourself to a staycation with your family or friends. Hotels have also reopened and that means there are deals and discounted rates to cop. 

Resorts World Sentosa Equarius Hotel roomEquarius Hotel has spacious rooms that face either the shoreline or the greenery of Sentosa island

Save $310 when opting for the Indulgent BLISS package ($368), which entitles you to a 2D1N stay at either Hotel Michael or Equarius Hotel. This includes free breakfast for 2, a complimentary bottle of Prosecco and $100 dining credits. 

Resorts world sentosa Hotel Michael pool area Hotel Michael is known for its artsy accents

You can also opt for other packages that include tickets to S.E.A. Aquarium ($328/night) or Universal Studios Singapore ($398/night). These packages also include daily breakfast for 2 and $50 dining credits for you to indulge in a good meal during your stay. These deals are available from now till 31st August 2020, so book your staycay quickly! 

P.S. Mastercard Cardholders get additional perks and benefits too. 

Resorts world sentosa hotel safety measures - welcome pack including hand sanitiser, anti-bacterial wet wipes and face masks

Most importantly, extensive safety measures are in place. At the lobby, you’ll be greeted with contactless sanitisers and a welcome pack that includes 2 face masks, anti-bacterial wet wipes and a bottle of hand sanitiser.

Between every check-in, carpets are deep-cleaned and bed linens sterilised. Plus, high-tech air purifiers and filters that eliminate viruses are in place, so you can kick right into holiday mode knowing the hotels are well-sanitised.

Hotel Michael
Address: 8 Sentosa Gateway, Sentosa Island, 098269
Phone: 6577 8888
Website

Equarius Hotel
Address: 8 Sentosa Gateway, Sentosa Island, 098269
Phone: 6577 8888
Website

Book the Hotel Michael™ or Equarius Hotel™ package here and stay anytime from now till 16th October 2020. 


Visit Resorts World Sentosa for a long-awaited staycation


RWS Universal Studios Singapore Sesame street meet and greet

After months of being cooped up at home due to the Circuit Breaker (CB) and post-CB phases, it’s time to finally give yourself a well-deserved break. Armed with safe-distancing and sanitisation measures, Resorts World Sentosa has plenty of activities you can do with your friends and family over the upcoming weekends.

While you’re at it, take advantage of the discounted tickets prices at Universal Studios Singapore and S.E.A. Aquarium from now till 31st August 2020. After a long day out, wind down with a luxe hotel staycay to finally tame those wanderlust urges.

Get tickets for Universal Studios Singapore & S.E.A. Aquarium here


This post was brought to you by Resorts World Sentosa and Mastercard®.
Photography by Adria Tham.

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