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Event Venues Singapore: The Best for 2019

By EventMB Team

This is the only list you need for the top venues for events Singapore. Find the best choices for conference spaces, corporate venues, affordable rooms, large function halls, and party venues in Singapore.

 

Singapore is quickly growing into one of Asia’s hit-list destinations. Thanks to its highly efficient and far reaching public transportation system, it’s a convenient and well connected destination for business and tourism alike. That combined with its world famous hawker and Michelin-starred dining, impressive sustainability initiatives, and ample green space, it comes as no surprise that the small island city-state is a top choice for events. Ranging from corporate to cocktail, these are the top 25 event venues in Singapore for 2019.

 

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THE BEST CONFERENCE AND EVENT SPACE FOR RENT SINGAPORE

A quick Internet search for ‘corporate event venues Singapore’ will generate hundreds of choices. But not all conference spaces can deliver the same results. These top three venues offer diverse spaces, ranging in size and amenities, with unique touches that cater to guest enjoyment.

 

SEA Aquarium, South West

More than just a destination for enjoying aquatic life, SEA Aquarium offers fully equipped function space, including the largest underwater window of any aquarium in the world.

 

WHY IS IT COOL? Thanks to the 299 square meter underwater window, guests enjoy views of more than 100,000 marine animals living in 60 million litres of water. The glass walls extend from floor to ceiling, creating a fully immersive, underwater atmosphere.

GENERAL SPACE DESCRIPTION: There are three event venues in the aquarium- the Ocean Dome, holding 50 guests, the Ocean Gallery, holding 260 guests, and Ocean Restaurant, holding 52 guests.

WHAT TYPES OF EVENTS IS IT MOST SUITABLE FOR? Conferences, networking, dinner parties, fundraisers.

AV AND TECHNOLOGY: AV capabilities, video conferencing upon request, WiFi.

CATERING: Food and beverage are provided by The Ocean Restaurant. Sommeliers craft the wine selection.

SUSTAINABILITY: The venue implements several green practices, including solar technology and tree conservation. There is a water catchment in Universal Studios Singapore that irrigates the landscapes and an eco-friendly cooling system for indoor spaces.

TRANSPORT: The nearest bus station is Merlion Plaza (123) and the nearest LRT station is Sentosa Express. Guests can park at the RWS B1 car park.

TAGS: immersive, corporate friendly, sustainability.


The Projector, Central

A portion of Singapore’s historic Golden Theatre was refurbished to host The Projector, an independent cinema with event hosting capabilities. The boutique venue focuses on indie, foreign, and underground film.

 

WHY IS IT COOL? The cinema provides both traditional theatre space and alternative, communal style space, complete with beanbags and sofas. Each room includes a stage and large screen, making them ideal for presentations and seminars. Past clients of The Projector include Google, Netflix, Universal, and Microsoft.

GENERAL SPACE DESCRIPTION: The cinema has four spaces for hire. The Redrum is a 265 square meter theater with 150 seats plus 40 beanbags and five sofas. The Green Room is also a 265 square meter theater, but includes 250 seats. The Blue Room is a 105 square meter theater with 105 seats. The cafe is 165 square meters and can be flexibly configured with chairs to host 40 people.

WHAT TYPES OF EVENTS IS IT MOST SUITABLE FOR? Conferences, forums, product launches, seminars.

AV AND TECHNOLOGY: Cinema projector, cinema surround sound system, four wireless microphones, AV tech support, basic house lighting, WiFi.

CATERING: The cafe serves cinema snacks, mains dishes, draft beers, and coffee. Catering packages are available.

TRANSPORT: The nearest MRT stations are Nicoll Highway MRT Station (Circle Line) and Lavender (East West Line). There is a car park at the venue.

TAGS: corporate friendly, future proof, theaters.

 

Shangri-La Hotel, Central

While the Shangri-La Hotel is a peaceful oasis, nestled within 15 acres of tropical greenery, it offers convenient transport connections to the city center and modern technological amenities.

 

WHY IS IT COOL? Tapping into its tropical location, the hotel provides exotic fruit stirrers, herbalicious refreshments, and tours of the herb garden with its meeting packages. For themed events, the hotel has a “Streets of Singapore” package that includes local cuisine, entertainment, and decorations.

GENERAL SPACE DESCRIPTION: The hotel offers nearly 50 event spaces, including separated and adjoined rooms. The largest room, the Island Ballroom, is 1,357 square meters and can accommodate 1,400 guests theater style or 1,000 guests banquet style.

WHAT TYPES OF EVENTS IS IT MOST SUITABLE FOR? Conferences, corporate meetings, seminars, conventions, private parties.

AV AND TECHNOLOGY: Intelligent lighting system, slide/overhead/LCD and direct projectors, WiFi. Satellite and teleconferencing as well as simultaneous translation system available upon request.

CATERING: Impressions by Shangri-La Hotel is the exclusive caterer.

HOTEL ROOMS: 792 rooms.

TRANSPORT: The nearest public transportation is the Chelsea Gdns Condo bus station (105, 132, 190, 972, NR2, NR3). There is onsite parking. The hotel also offers complimentary shuttle bus service to Singapore’s central business district and Orchard Road.

TAGS: corporate friendly, experience friendly, in demand.

THE BEST LARGE CORPORATE EVENT VENUES SINGAPORE

For large-scale events that require comprehensive services, attentive staff, and amenities that cater to event planners, consider these three Singapore venues for events.

 

Grand Ballroom, Intercontinental Singapore, Central

The 5-star Intercontinental Singapore is consistently a top-choice for meeting planners in Asia. While the largest room, Grand Ballroom, comes equipped with state-of-the-art facilities, it also offers touches of authentic Singapore design.

 

WHY IS IT COOL? Six-meter high ceilings and plenty of natural light make for a sophisticated yet comfortable meeting space. The venue draws on Singapore’s culture in its design by decorating with heritage pieces. It’s pillar-free and outfitted with advanced AV capabilities.

GENERAL SPACE DESCRIPTION: Grand Ballroom is 540 square meters and can host 600 people theater style or 400 people reception style. The space can be partitioned into three separate rooms. The entire hotel includes over 1,000 square meters of event space.

WHAT TYPES OF EVENTS IS IT MOST SUITABLE FOR? Conferences, corporate meetings, galas, fundraisers, dinner parties.

AV AND TECHNOLOGY: Projectors and screens, laptops, printers, polycom audio and video conferencing system, LCD TVs, DVD players, microphones, portable sound system, WiFi.

HOTEL ROOMS: 403 rooms.

TRANSPORT: The nearest MRT station is Bugis (Downtown Line, East West Line). The hotel has covered parking for up to 600 vehicles.

TAGS: corporate friendly, in demand, attention to planner.

Changi Exhibition Center, South East

Under the direction of Experia Events, Changi Exhibition Centre hosts hundreds of events annually in a multi-faceted facility. Due to its exceptionally large size, spanning 140,000 square meters in total, the venue presents countless possibilities for events of any scale.

 

WHY IS IT COOL? The venue was designed for functionality. Not only is it conveniently located near the Singapore Changi Airport and five hotels, but it also offers a diverse range of spaces, including an exhibition hall, function rooms, mezzanine, and observation tower. The property is adjacent to Singapore’s eastern seafront, providing remarkable views at open-air events.

GENERAL SPACE DESCRIPTION: 40,000 square meters of interior space and 100,000 square meters of outdoor space can be configured in many ways. The largest function room is 330 square meters and can host 250 guests theater style or 150 guests classroom style.

WHAT TYPES OF EVENTS IS IT MOST SUITABLE FOR? Conferences, exhibitions, corporate meetings, product launches, galas, award ceremonies, private parties.

AV AND TECHNOLOGY: AV capabilities, WiFi.

TRANSPORT: The nearest MRT stations are Changi Airport (East West Line), Expo (East West Line, Downtown Line), and Tanah Merah (East West Line). There is a car park at the venue.

TAGS: human friendly, future proof, experience friendly.

 

Sands Expo & Convention Center, Central

The largest convention space in Singapore combined with its host, the Marina Bay Sands hotel, provide breathtaking hotel rooms, world-class dining, and entertainment options for guests, lending to an all-encompassing event experience.

 

WHY IS IT COOL? The venue has received multiple awards for its events services, including ‘Best Convention & Exhibition Center’ in 2017 by TTG Travel Awards and ‘Business Event Venue of the Year’ in 2015, 2016, and 2017 by Singapore Tourism Board. It also has the largest ballroom in Southeast Asia- Sands Grand Ballroom.

GENERAL SPACE DESCRIPTION: The entire venue is 120,000 square meters. 30,000 square meters is dedicated exhibition space, with room for 2,000 exhibition booths. It is spread across two levels, each divided into three halls. The exhibition space can hold 45,000 guests in total. The venue also includes 250 meetings rooms and 24 ballrooms. The largest space, Sands Grand Ballroom, is 7,672 square meters and can hold 9,225 guests reception style or 6,000 guests banquet style.

WHAT TYPES OF EVENTS IS IT MOST SUITABLE FOR? Conferences, expositions, corporate meetings, seminars, galas, product launches.

AV AND TECHNOLOGY: AV capabilities. On-site technical services team assists with AV logistics, electrical engineering, and information & communications technology services (ICT). Up to 40,000 devices can be connected to the WiFi at one time.

CATERING: In-house catering team provides food and beverage.

SUSTAINABILITY: Marina Bay Sands formed Sands ECO360° Meetings Programme to facilitate sustainable events. It is the first MICE facility in Southeast Asia to obtain ISO 20121 Sustainable Events Management System certification and the largest building in Singapore to receive the Green Mark Platinum Certification from the BCA.

TRANSPORT: The nearest MRT station is Bayfront (Circle Line, Downtown Line). Guests can park in the parking structures at Palazzo Hotel and Casino and Venetian Hotel and Casino.

TAGS: corporate friendly, future proof, sustainability.

THE MOST AFFORDABLE MEETING ROOMS SINGAPORE

Due to Singapore’s rising global stature, a search for ‘event venue rental Singapore’ will come back with many exceptional venues at a high price tag. However, the city offers a selection of event spaces with the same great quality but affordable rates.

 

Butter Studio, North East

Conduct a business meeting amongst the smell of freshly baked Salted Caramel Red Velvet Cake or Sea Salt Nutella Tart. From corporate events to private parties, this bakery provides a homey, cozy space and plenty of sugar to fuel the creativity.

 

WHY IS IT COOL? All the treats at the bakery are prepared from scratch daily using fresh market produce.

For an event, Butter Studio provides custom dessert tables and homemade treats, with the option of printing company logos on cupcakes. The interior is homely and eclectic, decorated with blackboard menus, fairy lights, and various trinkets.

GENERAL SPACE DESCRIPTION: The bakery can hold up to 80 guests standing. The space includes tables and chairs, but can be configured to the needs of the event.

WHAT TYPES OF EVENTS IS IT MOST SUITABLE FOR? Workshops, seminars, luncheons, product launches.

AV AND TECHNOLOGY: Projector and screen, microphone, WiFi.

CATERING: The bakery provides food and beverage. Besides dessert, the menu includes savory lunch options.

TRANSPORT: The nearest MRT station is Jalan Besar (Downtown Line). There is a multi-storey car park along Veerasamy Road.

TAGS: boutique, experience friendly, human friendly.

CulinaryOn, Central

Be it a baking competition between employees or a corporate meeting enhanced with home baked goods, the largest cooking studio in Asia provides space for affordable events.

 

WHY IS IT COOL? Work hard, play hard is perfectly exemplified in CulinaryOn. While event delegates can participate in cooking games, competitions, and recipe creation, they can also use the four meeting spaces and conference hall for corporate purposes. The venue provides appetizers to welcome guests, professional photographers, customized aprons with your company’s logo, and a professional DJ on request.

GENERAL SPACE DESCRIPTION: The venue includes four studios and a conference hall. It can hold a maximum of 200 guests.

WHAT TYPES OF EVENTS IS IT MOST SUITABLE FOR? Team building, private parties, networking.

AV AND TECHNOLOGY: AV capabilities, projector, microphone, sound system, WiFi.

CATERING: Food is prepared and served via the master class. An additional buffet of antipasti, bruschetta, cheese, and sausages can also be provided upon request.

TRANSPORT: The nearest MRT station is Raffles Place (East West Line, North South Line). There is a car park for guests at One Raffles on the corner of Market Street and Malacca Street as well as at UOB Plaza on Battery Road.

TAGS: experience first, bleisure friendly, innovative.

Spruce at Firestation, North West

Occupying a converted fire station built in 1956, this casual dining establishment specializes in modern American comfort fare for budget-friendly events.

 

WHY IS IT COOL? Maintaining much of its fire station design, the restaurant showcases a colonial-style facade, big red door, and floor-to-ceiling windows. Event packages are customizable, but holistic- meaning venue decor, set-up, and menus are included in the fee but tailored to the event.

GENERAL SPACE DESCRIPTION: The restaurant can hold 140 people over 3,000 square feet.

WHAT TYPES OF EVENTS IS IT MOST SUITABLE FOR? Dinner parties, luncheons, celebrations, networking.

AV AND TECHNOLOGY: AV capabilities, sound system, WiFI. Live music permitted.

CATERING: Spruce’s kitchen provides all food and beverage.

TRANSPORT: The nearest MRT station is Beauty World (Subway Station). There are 30 free parking spots within the compound.

TAGS: human friendly, new and newsworthy, the age of all-inclusive.

THE BEST CORPORATE DINNER VENUE SINGAPORE

These four Singapore venues for events cater specifically to dinner parties, meaning exceptional cuisine and inviting atmospheres are top priority.

LeVeL33, Central

This corporate dinner venue is also the highest urban microbrewery in the world. On the 33rd floor of the Marina Bay Financial Centre, it offers guests craft brews paired with views of the bay and city skyline.

 

WHY IS IT COOL? Wood textures and earth tones are used throughout the dining room, creating a casual but contemporary space. The glass walls and high ceilings allow for expansive views.

GENERAL SPACE DESCRIPTION: The venue includes a main dining area, terrace, and two private dining rooms. The main dining room can host 60 guests seated or 100 guests standing. Each private room holds 11 guests seated and 15 guests standing, or the two can be combined to host 26 guests seated or 30 guests standing. The terrace is available for standing cocktail events and can hold 30 guests. When renting the whole venue, the maximum capacity is 120 guests seated or 220 guests standing.

WHAT TYPES OF EVENTS IS IT MOST SUITABLE FOR? Dinner parties, cocktail parties, luncheons.

AV AND TECHNOLOGY: WiFi.

CATERING: An inhouse kitchen provides modern European cuisine.

TRANSPORT: The nearest MRT stations are Raffles Place (East West Line, North South Line) and Downtown (Downtown Line). Guests can park at the MBFC Tower 1 car park, MBFC Tower 2 car park, or Marina Bay Link Mall car park.

TAGS: bleisure friendly, immersive, experience first.

Oxwell & Co, Central

This English style pub was conceived by a group of Brits who longed for a local stomping ground in the heart of Southeast Asia. It is housed in a four-storey shop house and includes five unique spaces.

 

WHY IS IT COOL? Since the venue is spread across four floors, it’s ideal for dynamic events requiring smaller breakout rooms. Guests can move from a meal of British pub grub to a house-made elixir in the Apothecary inspired bar, followed by another cocktail on the rooftop. Each room has a unique design, ranging from rustic to eccentric.

GENERAL SPACE DESCRIPTION: The restaurant is 4,000 square feet spread across four floors. It includes two cocktail bars, a primary dining hall, a private dining room, and a rooftop bar. The first floor bar holds 100 guests over an indoor and outdoor space. The second floor dining room holds 45 guests standing or 40 guests seated. The third floor cocktail bar holds 15 guests standing while the third floor private dining area holds 20 guests seated. The rooftop garden and bar holds 30 guests standing.

WHAT TYPES OF EVENTS IS IT MOST SUITABLE FOR? Dinner parties, cocktail parties, luncheons.

CATERING: An in-house kitchen provides British pub cuisine. There are three bars in the venue for beverages.

TRANSPORT: The nearest MRT stations are Telok Ayer (Downtown Line) and Chinatown (Downtown Line, North East Line). There is street parking around the venue.

TAGS: innovative, experience first, immersive.

 

The White Rabbit, Central

Perched atop Dempsey Hill, this restored 1940s chapel and surrounding 40,000 square feet of land provide a beautiful escape from the city.

 

WHY IS IT COOL? The venue is spread across a range of spaces, both indoor and outdoor, allowing events to move from cocktails on the patio to dinner in the restored chapel. The grounds host Singapore’s first ever specialty gin garden bar, surrounded by lush greenery. Herbs are picked from the garden to garnish the cocktails.

GENERAL SPACE DESCRIPTION: The entire venue can host 280 guests standing or 150 guests seated. The indoor venues, a dining room and lounge, can hold 160 guests standing or 150 guests seated. The outdoor area, with both sheltered and unsheltered space, holds 180 guests standing.

WHAT TYPES OF EVENTS IS IT MOST SUITABLE FOR? Dinner parties, cocktail parties, product launches.

AV AND TECHNOLOGY: Sound system, two wireless microphones, WiFi.

CATERING: An in-house kitchen provides classic European cuisine. Guests can bring their own beverages, but a corkage fee applies for wines.

TRANSPORT: The nearest bus station is Min of Foreign Affairs (7, 75, 77, 105, 106, 123, 174, NR8). There are 40 complimentary parking spaces at the venue as well as 30 parking spaces at St James Kindergarten Car park, a one minute walk from the venue.

TAGS: conventions off the beaten track, bleisure friendly, in demand.

 

Drink Culture, Central

What started out as a renowned cocktail bar in Chinatown has since adapted into a live music venue serving up hearty comfort food.

 

WHY IS IT COOL? Over the past seven years, Drink Culture broadened its horizons to welcome music from well-known local artists alongside its famous cocktails. The industrial themed design concept provides a casual backdrop for medium-sized functions.

GENERAL SPACE DESCRIPTION: The venue holds 130 guests standing or 100 guests seated. It includes a full bar, live music area, and outdoor patio.

WHAT TYPES OF EVENTS IS IT MOST SUITABLE FOR? Dinner parties, cocktail parties, private performances.

AV AND TECHNOLOGY: TVs, WiFi.

CATERING: The onsite kitchen and bar provide food and beverage.

TRANSPORT: The nearest MRT station is Chinatown (Downtown Line, North East Line). Parking is available at nearby public lots.

TAGS: experience friendly, reinvention, bleisure friendly.

 

Flutes Restaurant & Bar, Central

Fine dining in a refined atmosphere is the concept behind Flutes Restaurant & Bar. It showcases the same class and elegance of its host, the oldest museum in Singapore.

 

WHY IS IT COOL? The restaurant is outfitted with tasteful furnishings, artwork, and large casement windows. The venue is infamous for its professional service and highly awarded European cuisine.

GENERAL SPACE DESCRIPTION: The entire restaurant can accommodate up to 150 guests across indoor dining areas and an outdoor terrace. There is a separate private dining area, Sir Henry McCallum, holding 30 guests seated.

WHAT TYPES OF EVENTS IS IT MOST SUITABLE FOR? Dinner parties, product launches.

CATERING: The onsite kitchen prepares set menus, but they can be customized to specifications. There are additional beverage packages.

TRANSPORT: The nearest MRT stations are Bras Basah (Circle Line) and Bencoolen (Downtown Line). Guests can park at the National Museum of Singapore car park.

TAGS: in demand, experience friendly, corporate friendly.

GOOD VALUE AND CHEAP FUNCTION ROOMS IN SINGAPORE

Searching for a good value on a function room isn’t just limited to small event venues in Singapore. These three meeting spaces provide ample space and modern amenities while maintaining budget-friendly costs.

MAISON MIAJA Events, at the Gallery Space, Central

This event space is a popular choice amongst emerging artists for its affordable rates. Nonetheless, its basic design can easily adapt to corporate events and private parties.

 

WHY IS IT COOL? The venue is the brainchild of Isabelle Miaja, the founder of MIAJA Design Group and a prominent figure in the global interior design industry. The space is a blank slate with its concrete floors and white walls, easily adapting to a range of events. With its location in Singapore’s entertainment hub, guests are walking distance from a number of quaint cafes, restaurants, and bars.

GENERAL SPACE DESCRIPTION: The whole gallery can accommodate up to 300 people standing across 4,000 square feet.

WHAT TYPES OF EVENTS IS IT MOST SUITABLE FOR? Product launches, private parties, exhibitions, dinner parties.

AV AND TECHNOLOGY: AV capabilities, WiFi.

CATERING: Event curation services include private chefs.

TRANSPORT: The nearest MRT station is Somerset (North South Line). There are several nearby public car parks.

TAGS: emerging, human friendly, future proof.

 

Enabling Village, Central

Enabling Village is a modern retreat center providing all-accessible retail, lifestyle, training, and event spaces for people with and without disabilities. The venue has gained a reputation for being one of the most affordable event spaces in the city.

 

WHY IS IT COOL? The building’s rooms were designed specifically for accessibility, including users of wheelchairs and other assistive devices. Enabling Village focuses on employing people with disabilities to create an inclusive and welcoming environment. The rooms are simply designed and functional.

GENERAL SPACE DESCRIPTION: The facility includes five event spaces. The largest, a combination of Hall 1 and 2, is 390 square meters and can hold 226 guests theater style. One of the spaces is a 270 square meter outdoor event lawn.

WHAT TYPES OF EVENTS IS IT MOST SUITABLE FOR? Corporate meetings, conferences, seminars, training.

AV AND TECHNOLOGY: Projector and drop-down screen, sound system, two wireless microphones, WiFi.

CATERING: The venue has a list of exclusive caterers.

ACCESSIBILITY: The entire facility is fully accessible. This includes barrier-free access to all rooms, hearing loop systems in indoor facilities, and a shuttle bus service with priority for persons with disabilities.

TRANSPORT: The nearest MRT station is Redhill (East West Line). There is paid parking available at the venue car park, as well as street parking around the facility. Additionally, a shuttle bus service runs between Redhill MRT and the facility.

TAGS: future proof, human friendly, corporate friendly.

Wheeler’s Yard, Central

This converted warehouse now hosts a cafe cum bicycle atelier, a popular destination amongst Singapore’s hipster populace. Outside events start at a low price point.

 

WHY IS IT COOL? The industrial themed venue retains its warehouse roots, best showcased through the massive sliding metal doors that open to reveal the restaurant’s interior. Its red brick walls, exposed pipes, and high ceilings create a contemporary interior that can be dressed up or down to the event.

GENERAL SPACE DESCRIPTION: The venue holds between 50 and 100 guests. Tables and chairs can be configured to the event.

WHAT TYPES OF EVENTS IS IT MOST SUITABLE FOR? Dinner parties, cocktail parties, workshops, product launches, networking.

AV AND TECHNOLOGY: AV capabilities, WiFi.

CATERING: The in-house kitchen provides Western cuisine from its cafe menu. The onsite bar provides all beverages.

TRANSPORT: The nearest MRT stations are Novena (North South Line) and Toa Payoh (North South Line). There is limited parking within the compound, but additional lots available at nearby car parks. The closest are Skywaves Building at 30 Lorong Ampas and Balestier Warehouse across the street from Wheeler’s Yard.

TAGS: human friendly, immersive, innovative.

THE BEST FUNCTION HALL FOR RENT SINGAPORE

These three Singapore venues for events offer beautiful settings that were designed to host large-scale events. From spacious floor plans to innovative design, they provide the ideal backdrop for social functions.

Grand Ballroom, Orchid Country Club, North West

This marble-floored venue is Orchid Country Club’s most impressive venue. The expansive and ornate design caters to high-end, large-scale events.

 

WHY IS IT COOL? A soaring ceiling, crystal chandeliers, and ornate columns give the Grand Ballroom an elegant and sophisticated atmosphere. It was designed to recreate the opulence of the Renaissance period. Delegates enter through a grand staircase, setting the scene before even witnessing the grandeur of the ballroom.

GENERAL SPACE DESCRIPTION: The function hall can host 1,100 guests theater style or 1,500 guests reception style across 16,380 square feet.

WHAT TYPES OF EVENTS IS IT MOST SUITABLE FOR? Conferences, galas, seminars, workshops, product launches, private parties.

AV AND TECHNOLOGY: LCD projector and screen, PA system, microphone, CD player, WiFi.

CATERING: The venue offers a range of packages that include catering.

TRANSPORT: The nearest MRT stations are Khatib (North South Line) and Yishun (North South Line). A complimentary shuttle service takes guest from Yishun MRT station to the country club. The venue also provides onsite parking to guests.

TAGS: attention to planner, corporate friendly, iconic.

Flower Field Hall, Gardens by the Bay, Central

Nestled in the gardens of Flower Dome, this event venue provides remarkable views of the Marina Bay. Guests are immersed in a perpetual Spring environment where innovative light features provide ample color and the flowers are always in bloom.

 

WHY IS IT COOL? The function hall offers expansive views of the surrounding gardens and bay through its floor to ceiling windows. Specially programmed LED mood lights add to the sensorial experience. A private hospitality desk for guest registration and VIP holding room can be arranged.

GENERAL SPACE DESCRIPTION: The function hall is 1,200 square meters. It can hold 1,100 guests standing, 800 guests theater style, or 700 guests seated.

WHAT TYPES OF EVENTS IS IT MOST SUITABLE FOR? Galas, product launches, conferences, themed parties.

AV AND TECHNOLOGY: Basic sound system, projectors, projection screen, WiFi.

Accessibility: The venue includes private lifts for guests with physical disabilities.

TRANSPORT: The nearest MRT station is Bayfront (Circle Line, Downtown Line). Guests can use the car park at Main Gate Basement. A chauffeur-driven Garden Cruiser can also be arranged to shuttle guests to the venue.

TAGS: immersive, innovative, experience friendly.

 

Grand Ballroom, The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore, Central

The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore provides a range of conference rooms complimented by 5-star hotel amenities. Its largest function space, the Grand Ballroom, boasts state-of-the-art technology that creates a space as innovative as it is grand.

 

WHY IS IT COOL? The Grand Ballroom is equipped with modern features that can easily enhance meetings and events, including three LED video walls, which form the largest panoramic video wall in a hotel ballroom, and intelligent lighting. The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore offers a full portfolio of meeting services that facilitate the event planning process.

GENERAL SPACE DESCRIPTION: The Grand Ballroom can fit 1,400 guests theater style and 1,200 guests reception style across 11,730 square feet. The entire hotel includes 50,000 square feet of event space.

WHAT TYPES OF EVENTS IS IT MOST SUITABLE FOR? Conventions, conferences, product launches, galas, private parties.

AV AND TECHNOLOGY: Teleconferencing, modular LED wall displays, line source array speaker system, intelligent effects lighting system, digital flip screens, WiFi.

CATERING: The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore offers a selection of catering packages that may be personalized for both large and intimate events.

Hotel rooms: 608 rooms.

TRANSPORT: The nearest MRT station is Promenade (Circle Line, Downtown Line). The hotel offers valet parking as well as hourly parking.

TAGS: the age of all-inclusive, corporate friendly, iconic.

THE BEST PARTY VENUE RENTAL SINGAPORE

From champagne in a private capsule to craft cocktails on the deck of a private yacht, these top four event venues in Singapore know how to throw a party.

 

Singapore Flyer Private Capsule, Central

Asia’s largest giant observation wheel provides a one-of-a-kind event experience from 165 meters off the ground.

 

WHY IS IT COOL? Intimate capsules come with party services and 360-degree views of the city. The Singapore Flyer provides several party packages that can include an in-flight host, champagne, canapes, a sit-down meal, or floral arrangements.

GENERAL SPACE DESCRIPTION: The capsule is 28 square meters and can fit a maximum of 28 people standing. It comes with four small benches and a serving table for food and beverage.

WHAT TYPES OF EVENTS IS IT MOST SUITABLE FOR? Private parties, networking.

AV AND TECHNOLOGY: Intercom system.

CATERING: A selection of canapes, pastries, wine, champagne, and non-alcoholic beverages is provided upon request. Advanced booking is required.

ACCESSIBILITY: Singapore Flyer provides ramps, lifts, and handicapped toilets. There are also handicapped parking spots at the onsite car park.

TRANSPORT: The nearest MRT station is Promenade (Circle Line, Downtown Line). There is a multi-storey car park with 284 lots onsite.

TAGS: new and newsworthy, immersive, experience first.

 

Royal Albatross, South West

This unusual party venue is Singapore’s largest yacht for charter. It’s been ranked as the top MICE venue for several years due to its professional event staff, comprehensive services, and unique setting.

 

WHY IS IT COOL? Event delegates experience the thrill of an open deck with a sea breeze. For more intimate experiences, the yacht also provides a salon with 100 year old hardwood design and modern technological amenities. The Royal Albatross is the only yacht in Singapore with an NEA and liquor license.

GENERAL SPACE DESCRIPTION: The boat can hold 130 guests while sailing and 200 guests while docked. The upper deck includes both open spaces, ideal for receptions or a seated dinner, and smaller spaces in the lounge. There are two fully equipped bars and a kitchen.

WHAT TYPES OF EVENTS IS IT MOST SUITABLE FOR? Private parties, product launches, networking, team building.

AV AND TECHNOLOGY: AV capabilities, WiFi.

CATERING: An onboard kitchen provides food while two fully equipped bars provide beverages.

ACCESSIBILITY: While the access from the pontoon to the yacht is not wheelchair friendly, staff assist disabled guests onto the yacht and to the upper deck. The venue should be contacted in advance to notify of any disabled guests.

TRANSPORT: The nearest MRT station is HarbourFront (Circle Line, North East Line). Guests can park at EAST Car park, located on the left of Sentosa Gateway Bridge.

TAGS: immersive, bleisure friendly, iconic.

The Screening Room, Central

With the strap line “where food meets film”, this multifaceted event venue provides boutique film theatres, a rooftop bar, and a menu inspired by the movie.

 

WHY IS IT COOL? The theatres are outfitted with cozy lounge chairs and sofas. Menus for the event are crafted based on the film, including tapas that match the theme. The venue’s rooftop bar serves award-winning cocktails alongside striking views of Chinatown’s heritage shop houses juxtapositioned against modern skyscrapers.

GENERAL SPACE DESCRIPTION: The venue is divided between three floors with multiple theaters, a studio, and a rooftop. One theater room holds 35 guests seated or 50 guests standing.

WHAT TYPES OF EVENTS IS IT MOST SUITABLE FOR? Private parties, movie screenings, product launches, corporate meetings.

AV AND TECHNOLOGY: 12 screens (including one on the rooftop), sound system, various broadcasting options (including film, cable TV, and PC), WiFi.

CATERING: Food and beverage is provided by the inhouse kitchen and bar. Menus are inspired by the films.

TRANSPORT: The nearest MRT stations are Telok Ayer (Downtown Line) and Chinatown (Downtown Line, North East Line).

TAGS: innovative, bleisure friendly, theaters.

 

Tanjong Beach Club, South West

Praised by Condé Nast Traveller as one of the World’s Best Beach Clubs, this relaxing oasis provides all the necessary components for a bleisure-friendly beach party.

 

WHY IS IT COOL? The interior is inspired by 1950s beach resorts, showing both maritime and contemporary design influences. The venue includes a restaurant, infinity pool, and stylish beach bar.

GENERAL SPACE DESCRIPTION: The beach club is divided between four spaces, indoor and outdoor. The mezzanine holds up to 25 guests, the dining room holds up to 75 guests, the restaurant bar holds up to 70 guests, and the dining terrace holds up to 40 guests. The entire venue can host 2,000 guests.

WHAT TYPES OF EVENTS IS IT MOST SUITABLE FOR? Private parties, dinner parties, corporate retreats, conferences.

AV AND TECHNOLOGY: The mezzanine and dining room both include a projector and screen, standard in-house audio system, two wireless microphones, and PA speaker system.

CATERING: The venue’s kitchen provides several catering and beverage packages. The cuisine is coastal inspired, with a focus on beach barbecues, family-style menus, and canapes.

TRANSPORT: There is a car park located next to Tanjong Beach Club with 200 spots. The venue can also be reached using the Palawan-Tanjong Beach tram from the Beach Car park. Additionally, a private car or bus transport service can be arranged.

TAGS: new and newsworthy, bleisure friendly, conventions off the beaten track.

 

Overeasy (Fullerton), Central

Parties at this classic American diner provide the hangover cure before it even has time to set in. Serving up hamburgers, mac and cheese, and other cheesy, greasy, and hearty comfort dishes, Overeasy is a food-forward, casual event space for a big night out.

 

WHY IS IT COOL? The venue’s design is a modern interpretation of the classic American diner, complete with red checkered tile floors and booths. Whether it’s a spiked milkshake or smoked cheddar jalapeño corn dog, the chefs pack plenty of flavor and innovative touches into the dishes.

GENERAL SPACE DESCRIPTION: The restaurant is divided into five areas across both indoor and outdoor spaces. The alfresco dining area holds 86 guests seated or 150 guests standing, the outdoor deck holds 100 guests seated or 160 guests standing, the indoor dining room holds 60 guests seated or 80 guests standing, the arcade holds 30 guests seated or 60 guests standing, and the facade holds 22 guests seated or 40 guests standing.

WHAT TYPES OF EVENTS IS IT MOST SUITABLE FOR? Private parties, dinner parties, networking, product launches.

AV AND TECHNOLOGY: Indoor built-in projector, screen, wireless microphone, WiFi.

CATERING: The restaurant’s kitchen provides a menu adapted to the event. This can include a mix of canapes, finger food, shared platters, buffets, and sit down dinners. The bar provides spirits, wines, champagnes, and non-alcoholic drinks.

TRANSPORT: The nearest MRT station is Raffles Place (East West Line, North South Line). Guests can park at One Fullerton Car park.

TAGS: experience friendly, human friendly, immersive.

IN CONCLUSION

While its small in stature, Singapore boasts an impressive business and entertainment profile. The island is packed with things to do, sights to see, and treats to devour. Rightfully so, the city’s event venues are at the epicenter of the action, hosting some of the world’s most grand conferences and intimate dinners. These top 25 Singapore venues for events showcase all the city has to offer in terms of innovation, service, design, and value.

 

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