Top serviced apartments in Singapore for families

Looking for a temporary home away from home for the family in Singapore? Look no further – here’s our top pick of the best serviced apartments for families!

Relocating is stressful. Period. Whether you’re arriving in Singapore or leaving to go somewhere new or are just in between moves within SG – it can be an unsettling time, especially for kids. Finding the right temporary accommodation is essential so the whole family’s transition is as smooth as possible. Serviced apartments are an ideal solution as you get all the benefits of a luxury hotel but with the space, privacy and homely feel of an apartment. And to save you the job of looking for the best ones, we’ve done the legwork and compiled a list of our favourite family-friendly serviced apartments in Singapore.

Top serviced apartments in Singapore for families

1. Capella The Club Residences Singapore

Best for: If money is no object

If you’ve got cash to splash (or an employer is stumping up the funds) and you want a kid-friendly, luxe island living experience with views of the ocean, then the uber-stylish Capella The Club Residences Singapore on Sentosa is the place for you. The residences have a surprisingly family-friendly vibe, and pooches are welcome too. The 62 stunning sea-facing apartments are huge and are decked out with top-of-the-range facilities. Some have private pools – perfect for a cooling dip. There’s a large main pool, gym, tennis courts, and they host monthly resident events. Plus, you can use the hotel facilities, including the amazing Auriga spa and top-notch restos. There’s even complimentary continental breakfast in the Club Lounge every weekday and the option of 24-hour in-suite dining – dreamy! It feels isolated but is super convenient and only a five-minute shuttle ride from the shops and restaurants at Vivo City.

For littlies: There’s a playground and Xbox 360, board games, and more. Universal Studios, Adventure Cove and all the other fun Sentosa has to offer are on the doorstep. For tired little legs, there are golf buggies to transport you all around the grounds. The staff are super friendly, and babysitting is available.

2. Fraser Place Robertson Walk

Best for: Families with tiny tots

Mediterranean village-style Fraser Place at Robertson Walk is set up for families with young kids. All of the apartments have fully equipped kitchens, generous living spaces and balconies overlooking the river or the courtyard. They can be childproofed, too, so there is no need to worry if you have inquisitive tots. As well as a cafe and grocery delivery service, the bars and restaurants of Robertson Quay are on the doorstep. Facilities include a pool, gym and cafe serving complimentary breakfast. There’s a shuttle service into the CBD and shopping districts.

For littlies: There’s an indoor air-conditioned play pen suitable for toddlers, an outdoor playground and a wading pool. Plus, plenty of soft play options on your doorstep. Oh, and did we mention outside is pedestrianised and perfect for scooter rides?

3. Novotel Living Singapore Orchard

If you want 5-star facilities in an unbeatable location, then Novotel Living Singapore Orchard is a good serviced apartment option to have on your list. This modern gem has chic and spacious apartments decked out with all mod cons, including Nespresso machines for that all-important caffeine hit. It is footsteps from Singapore’s main shopping area, Orchard Road. So get your shopping fix, then lounge on a cabana by the pool while your kids enjoy a splash around. There are resident events and a free scheduled shuttle service to Novotel Singapore on Stevens for resto options, as well as tennis courts! There are, of course, plenty of bars and restaurants in the vicinity, plus a 24-hour gourmet supermarket.

4. Treetops Executive Residences

Best for: Eco-conscious families

This luxury, urban, eco-retreat with 220 stylish apartments surrounded by five acres of lush greenery is in the heart of Singapore – a rare find these days. It is close to the Botanic Gardens and Orchard Road. They use state-of-the-art air-filtering systems, organic toiletries, non-toxic cleaning materials and do misting treatments instead of fogging against mosquitoes. There’s also a cafe serving organic food for health-conscious parents. Facilities include a pool, jacuzzi, tennis courts, jogging track and spa.

For littlies: There’s a wading pool and playground. You can also take them to the Botanic Gardens to burn off excess energy.

5. Great World Serviced Apartments

Best for: Mums who want to mingle

This establishment is kid-friendly and pet-friendly and gets top marks for convenience. Plus, if you want to strike up some fast friendships, these friendly residences are the ideal spot. The stylish apartments are located right above Great World City shopping mall and are a short walk from the bars and restaurants of Robertson Quay and the prime shopping spot of Orchard Road. It’s got a relaxed vibe and excellent facilities, including tennis courts, a gym, a jacuzzi pool and a huge swimming pool. There’s a Starbucks self-serve kiosk for your daily caffeine kick and a complimentary shuttle service into the city or Orchard Road.

For littlies: There’s an outdoor playground, wading pool, indoor play area and activities for kids. Plus, you can take them to the Amazonia indoor playground, which is on your doorstep!

6. Le Grove Serviced Apartments

Best for…a roomy stay

If you need a bigger space, then the Le Grove Serviced Apartments can suffice with the three-bedroom apartments available (which include two queen beds, two singles, and three bathrooms). The location is also second to none, with an easy walk from Orchard Road, as well as Botanic Gardens. The apartments also offer daily housekeeping, continental breakfast, and a free shuttle service. There are facilities on site, too – including swimming and spa pools, a gym and tennis courts.

For littlies: No specific kids pool or playground here, but we reckon the overall amenities and great location (plus space) make this a winner for families. There is baby equipment, such as travel cots etc., on-site if you need them.

7. Dao by Dorsett

Best for: A customised stay!

Personalise your stay with services like fresh produce doorstep delivery to chef it up in the fully furnished kitchens, indulge in self-care with a sauna blanket, or add some greenery by adopting a plant from their Plant Library! They also have other amenities like an outdoor infinity pool, 24-hour fitness centre and complimentary shuttle service to popular spots in the city. Furbabies are welcome too – a maximum of 2 pets per apartment.

For littlies: Set up in-room playtime for the kiddos and let them choose from the in-house toy collection – borrow an electric car, play tents, and puzzles.