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 features

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)
How to get there

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 property listings offer a large selection of 217 vacation rentals near Bukit Merah. From 20 Houses to 167 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Bukit Merah for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Bukit Merah:

  • Geylang: 238 vacation rentals
  • Orchard: 204 vacation rentals
  • Little India: 120 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 234 vacation rentals
  • Kallang: 428 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Bukit Merah?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Bukit Merah. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Tiong Bahru Plaza: 900 vacation rentals
  • HarbourFront Centre: 902 vacation rentals
  • Singapore General Hospital: 901 vacation rentals
  • Henderson Waves Bridge: 898 vacation rentals
  • Singapore Cruise Centre: 900 vacation rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Bukit Merah?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 20 Houses in Bukit Merah. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Bukit Merah include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 167 rentals available
  • Studios: 159 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Bukit Merah?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 79 vacation rentals with pool available in Bukit Merah. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.