What is always on your list of travel must-dos?
If you answered “shopping”, you’re the perfect person to be going on a ‘shopcation’. Imagine a vacation purely for shopping – exploring new shops, hunting down the perfect bargain, discovering local crafts, the list just goes on.
To minimise your travel time (and maximise your shopping time), HomeAway®, the world leader in vacation rentals, has some great recommendations for accommodations located in popular shopping belts in nearby cities. To sweeten the deal on your shopcation, use the promo code SHOP17 to get a 5% discount on HomeAway properties, and use that money for more shopping instead!
Place To Stay in Singapore
Being so close to the Centrepoint mall – a great place to pick up quality goods – makes for an enjoyable shopping experience. As Singapore’s main shopping belt, the beauty of Orchard Road is that it is always buzzing. Bask in the vibrant shopping carnival atmosphere from the comfort of this one bedroom apartment which accommodates up to five guests. This wooden floored HomeAway with tasteful art adorning its walls comes packed with facilities like a shared pool, television, wireless internet, and house cleaning staff at your service.
Let your shopcation take you wherever you want around Singapore with an entrance to Bugis just around the corner. With a maze of shops selling a wide range of goods in close proximity, this apartment is a combination of location, comfort and value pricing, perfect for the bargain hunter. It comes with plenty of storage space for four guests and their shopping bags, and guests can choose to stay for just one night.
3) Marina Bay Sands
This two-bedroom HomeAway’s pearly white and beige décor, coupled with a stellar view of the Marina Bay Sands strikes the right notes for a sophisticated stay with some high-end luxury shopping. Enjoy the recreational facilities like a pool and gym with three more guests and be in close proximity to the shopping paradise around you. You can also catch up on mails by the study table with sprawling views of the bay from the full glass windows.
In this suite, it’s all about the deft touches that makes it so special. From the organized cutlery to the comfortable lounging chairs, this two bedroom apartment for four has it all. Enjoy wireless internet, a pool, gym, parking and cable television. Love to have people over? This spacious apartment with villa staff and a chef is perfect for you. You don’t have to go looking for a good suit. Some of the best custom-made tailors in the city are located nearby. Head over to the Central Plaza Rama III for good deals on toys, electronics, and local goods.
The stunning Terminal 21 mall, a guaranteed fun shopping excursion, is located nearby this HomeAway. This artistic two-bedroom home is the perfect background for your holiday photographs! It has wooden floors, creatively decorated spaces, and all the comforts you need. Start your day at the gym and end it with a relaxing dip in the pool after a long day of shopping.
Located near the Old Siam Plaza and close to several popular boutiques and departmental stores, this HomeAway is perfect for shopaholics! With a breath-taking view from the 22nd floor, there is really no better way to experience the sights and sounds of this live wire city. Consisting of one bedroom and accommodating up to three guests, this fully loaded apartment comes with all home appliances and shared recreational facilities.
Hongdae is known for its shopping, lively nightlife as well as its artistic and cultural activities. Book this spacious HomeAway perfect for a large group of friends to experience this vibrant neighbourhood! Located a few minutes away from Hongik University station, the apartment is only a stroll away from markets, clubs, cafes, galleries and convenience stores.
Stay at this studio HomeAway that is located close to the Chungmuro subway station and Myeongdong shopping area – all elements necessary for a perfect shopcation. Equipped with the basic amenities, this apartment is apt for a group of five guests. After a tiring shopping trip, you would definitely want to come back to this home and take a peaceful nap.