Destination guide

The exciting area of Bukit Merah awaits your stay

The area's architecture and culture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Bukit Merah. This cosmopolitan and scenic city is known for its shopping, restaurants and gardens. Universal Studios Singapore® and Chinatown Heritage Center are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Bukit Merah

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Bukit Merah a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Universal Studios Singapore® (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Singapore Turf Club (11.2 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Singapore Flyer (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Singapore Zoo (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • S.E.A. Aquarium (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Marine Life Park (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Bukit Merah

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Bukit Merah is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • National Orchid Garden (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Singapore Botanic Gardens (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Gardens by the Bay (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Bukit Timah Nature Reserve (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Mount Faber (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Pearl's Hill City Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Bukit Merah

The nearest airport is in Singapore (SIN-Changi), located 12.7 mi (20.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Batam Batu Besar (BTH-Hang Nadim), which is 22.6 mi (36.4 km) away.

You can see more of Bukit Merah by catching a ride on the metro at HarbourFront Station, Tiong Bahru Station or Telok Blangah Station.

Where to stay around Bukit Merah?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 228 holiday lettings near Bukit Merah. From 21 Houses to 171 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Bukit Merah is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Bukit Merah?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Bukit Merah:

  • River Valley: 217 holiday homes
  • Geylang: 219 holiday homes
  • Marine Parade: 55 holiday homes
  • Singapore River: 164 holiday homes
  • Little India: 117 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Bukit Merah?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Bukit Merah. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Mount Faber Park: 929 holiday lettings
  • Henderson Waves Bridge: 929 holiday lettings
  • Singapore General Hospital: 929 holiday lettings
  • Tiong Bahru Plaza: 929 holiday lettings
  • HarbourFront Centre: 929 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Bukit Merah listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Bukit Merah?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 21 Houses in Bukit Merah. Our other popular types of Bukit Merah holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 171 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 164 self catering accommodations
  • Hotels: 6 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bukit Merah?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 77 holiday homes with pool available in Bukit Merah. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.