City escapes in Asia are easy to access (with the surplus of flights), offer a variety of travel experiences, and are family-friendly with the right tips and right stay choice! For families (of all sizes), traveling to Singapore, Manila, and Jakarta, Raffles Hotels and Resorts has you sorted with dedicated packages geared towards the needs of your family from grandma to baby!
WHERE TO PLAY: From beautiful gardens, museums, farms and alfresco restaurants, there is enough to keep the family entertained for hours in the little red dot. Visit one of the best zoos in the world, take a private guided tour to the tranquil countryside, visit Resorts World Sentosa, relax on the beach, and enjoy a picnic in the park. And, do not forget to eat your way through this food capital and try it all!
WHERE TO STAY: Discover the legends and stories of one of the world’s most iconic hotels at Raffles Singapore, where a private history tour is included, and children receive an Adventure Passport to explore the wonders of the hotel. From local classics and ethnic fare, to award-winning French cuisine and finely curated whiskies, the restaurants and bars of Raffles Hotel Singapore are the perfect place to indulge in a gastronomic adventure. The Long Bar is home of the Singapore Sling, The Tiffin Room is perfect for afternoon tea, or why not try the Raffles Grill which serves up French cuisine.
THE PACKAGE: The package: Accommodation in 2 connecting luxurious Palm Court suites, Singapore slings for the adults and mocktails for the kids, breakfast for your clan, city tour, visit to Kranji Countryside, butler service and more! Click here to view and book.
WHERE TO FIND IT: Raffles Hotel Singapore, 1 Beach Road, Singapore, 189673, http://www.raffles.com/singapore/
WHERE TO PLAY: Families can enjoy a walking tour of celebrated Indonesian artist Hendra Gunawan’s paintings providing insight into the country’s art, heritage and culture. Museum visits and popular theatre show reservations can be arranged. Further afield is Puncak, a mountain resort overlooking tea plantations, where guests can enjoy educational tea walks or take horseback rides through the hills. Let's go!
WHERE TO STAY: Raffles Jakarta welcomes families to Indonesia’s bustling capital with the luxury of suite accommodation and charming hospitality while exploring the attractions and cuisines of this exciting megacity. The restaurants at Raffles Jakarta offer a delightful range of international culinary experiences. Each one has its own unique atmosphere, combining the best of Indonesian art and culture with superb world-class cuisine. One thing we can't forget to mention is the family-friendly spa! There is a kids room, an incredible pool, and babysitters on request.
THE PACKAGE: 30% off daily rate of a Suite, 30% daily rate of any additional room, buffet breakfast, special amenities and toiletries for kids, complimentary kids activities at Raffles Kids Club, spa discounts and more! Click here to view and book.
WHERE TO FIND IT: Raffles Hotel Jakarta, Ciputra World 1, Jl. Prof. Dr. Satrio Kav. 3-5, Jakarta, 12940, http://www.raffles.com/jakarta/
WHERE TO PLAY: While a very busy city, Manila offers exciting culture, interesting shopping, and more for kids and adults. Visit the walled old town of Intramuros for a Spanish inspired afternoon, say hello to big fish at the marine park, head to DreamPlay or Kidzania for kiddy fun, and eat alfresco at the weekend markets. Makati is a fabulous place to run around with the Ayala Museum as a fam-favorite. Take a whiff of fresh air during a day-trip to the Sta. Elena Fun Farm, where families can picnic amidst native farm animals. Discover the streets and sounds of Manila...there is a ton to do here!
WHERE TO STAY: Immerse in the uniqueness of Philippine arts and culture with a stay at Raffles Makati. In a fascinating city steeped in history and culture, this hotel is designed to inspire both young and old. Combining the best of local culture and cuisine with dishes from around the world, each of their restaurants and bars has its own unique atmosphere and setting - something to suit every mood and every occasion. Raffles Makati offers an all-day dining restaurant, a contemporary pastry boutique, a pool bar, two lounges as well as the iconic Long Bar and Writers Bar. Guests can also look forward to the addition of a specialty restaurant to the sumptuous array of dining options at the hotel.
THE PACKAGE: Breakfast for 2, roundtrip airport transfers, cultural tours around city, 50% discount for children 12 years and below on food and beverage, spa discounts and more. Rates start at PHP 20,100 per night, subject to 10% service charge and applicable local government taxes. 50% off on a daily rate for the second suite with breakfast only. Click here to view and book.
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