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Best Family Hotels to stay in Universal Studios

  1. Michael Filippone
  2. Tuesday, October 16th, 2012

Best Family Hotels to stay in Universal Studios

Credit: Photo courtesy of Singapore Tourism Board

Best Family Hotels to stay in Universal Studios

What could be more exciting for the kids than to stay at a theme park hotel on the island of Singapore? Universal Studios is Singapore’s sole movie-themed amusement park, and it offers many rides and attractions for thrill-seekers; plus it features a variety of choices for dining and shopping. It’s also famed for being home to the electrifying dueling roller coasters that barely skim past each other during midair combat. Singapore Universal Studios is also identified for having some of the best family hotels nearby.

Hard Rock Hotel

The Resorts World Sentosa – Hard Rock Hotel is at the doorstep of Universal Studios and the world’s largest oceanarium; furthermore, the FestiveWalk of shopping and dining is situated close by. The Hard Rock Hotel offers the Kids Club for children above the age of three. It has many activities to keep them entertained, including music, arts and crafts, storybook reading, puppets and clay painting. The deluxe rooms and suites are made to accommodate families, and the enormous, refreshing swimming pool is so inviting and relaxing; plus the kids can munch on goodies purchased from the poolside snack bar.

Hotel Michael

When it comes to the best family hotels near the Universal Studios in Singapore, we must recommend the Resorts World Sentosa – Hotel Michael. This gorgeously decorated art lover’s hotel presents child-friendly amenities and also offers the Kids Club, where the fun never ends. The hotel is a tribute to the fashionable architect Michael Graves and is very beautifully designed.

The rooms are luxurious and have extensive views of the harbor or the Merlion. While it is a bit pricey, it is well worth the money, because it has so much to offer for the whole family. The atmosphere and service at Hotel Michael rates five stars, and the rooms are elegant and comfortable. It is right next to Vivo City and Universal Studios, and it is near the Malaysian Street Food Court, which offers cafes with foods that kids enjoy.

Festive Hotel

The Resorts World Sentosa – Festive Hotel just may be the very best family hotel to stay at near Universal Studios in Singapore. A hotel that is known for catering to children, the rooms are clean, comfy and colorful; plus they have really cute loft beds for the kids. They present the kids with welcome packages that include kid size robes.

The front desk always has lots of candy available, and the restaurants have yummy foods that kids adore. To ensure the parents have a good time, they offer a babysitting service for kids under the age of three, and the Kids Club is available for childcare for children three and older. There is a fun pool for the kids, and Universal Studios is a short 10 minute walk from the hotel. The kids will never have a chance to get bored here.

Best Family Hotels to stay in Universal Studios.

Michael Filippone

About the Author: Michael Filippone

Michael Filippone has traveled throughout Europe, Latin America and Asia. Each year he travels several hundred thousand miles. He regularly visits Singapore for business and has a great love of the Orient.

His favorite things are morning runs in big cities and getting lost. He has a great passion for all things that are water-sport related: paddle surfing, surfing, free diving, fishing, rowing… Here you will find his musings on everything from where to go get lost on a jungle adventure to a road-trip in Thailand to a romantic cruise weaving through the Indonesian archipelago. Here too are hand-selected articles penned for him by writers he likes on the best places to go from Singapore. As well as being one of the key drivers behind setting up Singapore.com, he runs and part-owns Asia.com – a travel site on all things happening in the wider region. Michael is known to be fond of skipping rope and other than the odd beer, his preferred beverage is coconut water. He loves to fish and play volleyball with his children. He trained as an Olympic rower and loves to see his children find their way in sports and life.

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