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Who says Dating in Singapore is boring?!

This is a Sundate - #nadskai at it's best entry. For more info about the themed blog posts, do read the entry here.

[Sponsored Review]

The kind folks from Hotel Re! invited Skai aka c(hubby) and I to experience their Re!ally Really Fun Staycation promo.

Disclaimer: While this Staycation was sponsored, I was not expected to review the hotel.

Skai and I were no strangers to Hotel Re! We visited Hotel Re! on a couple of occasions. I visited Hote Re for a blogger event sometime back with the #MysteryMakan girls, Skai and I took a look at Hotel Re! and considered as one of our venues for our wedding dinner aka #nadskai1314. Last CNY, we also visited their bar to chill out with his cousins.

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Hotel Re! is located at Pearl's Hill, 175A Chin Swee Road, Singapore 169879

Pictures at the lobby, while waiting.

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We had a smooth check in and was shown to our room, an Executive Room. For the Staycation promotion, guests would be checked into a Deluxe Room. To enjoy the same benefits as I did, the Executive room would require an additional top up of $50++ for the upgrade.

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The room came with a comfy bed, tv and a small wardrobe area.

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Instead of the disposable bedroom slippers, Hotel Re! provided slippers for us to use within their hotel.

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I was surprised to see a bathtub considering that Hotel Re! was a boutique hotel. It was actually considered a rather spacious bathroom!

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Hotel Re! also provided drinking water and complimentary usage of their Nespresso machine with capsules provided.

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Happy us with the room! Did you see the design behind? The room is Elvis Presley inspired!

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Hotel Re is actually a Modern Retro Boutique Hotel. This is me hamming it up with the design behind.

Honestly speaking, while the hotel may not have facilities like Club Lounge, I think that the hotel was comfortable and satisfying for us.

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We were also pleasantly surprised to find discount vouchers.

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Love their funky lifts!

We trooped down to Re!Fill, their restaurant to utilise our 50% voucher. Disclaimer: meals were paid on our own and wasn't sponsored.

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We ordered the lobster horfun which was extremely delicious. It was huge enough for us to share. Very very very tasty!

Being the typical Singaporeans we were, we headed to Re!Wine, their bar to utilise our other 50% voucher. Disclaimer: drinks were paid on our own and wasn't sponsored.

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Skai ordered a beer while I ordered a glass of wine.

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Drinks were reasonably priced. Bar is pretty quiet honestly but the music was good. Took the opportunity to sing aloud to the songs since we weren't gonna disturb anybody! (yours truly is almost tone deaf HAHHA)

After finishing our drinks, we made full use of the complimentary rental of Dvds.

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We could only manage to watch New Year's Eve and Valentine's Day before concussing. I blame the comfy bed!

The Re!Ally Fun Staycation promo offered the option to swop our Breakfast to Brunch instead. Needless to say, we swop to that so that we could sleep in.

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We had the pleasure of Chef William joining us for Brunch.

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Skai chose Jean's Classic Breakfast which featured the full range of English breakfast items like the golden hash browns, chicken sausage, baked beans, toasted chef’s choice bread and crispy turkey bacon with sautéed portobello mushroom and cherry tomatoes at the side.

I could't decide on my choice so Chef William made a mini version of Cherie’s Slipper Lobster Croissant and Daphne’s Egg-citing Benedict.

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Cherie’s Slipper Lobster Croissant consisted of a croissant generously filled with a mix of grilled slipper lobster tossed with chopping celery, chive, tomato in Japanese dressing and tobiko and accompanied by truffle fries. The mini version of Daphne’s Egg-citing Benedict consisted of a poached egg resting on toasted English muffin base with a sweet fruit salad.

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We enjoyed a serving of mint ice-cream accompanied with fruits.

At $158++, we really think that Hotel Re!'s Re!ally Fun Staycation was a good Singapore Staycation Promotion. Really affordable!

However, we'll recommend that one drive if you're heading to the hotel. But of course, there are  shuttle buses, but if you're lugging luggage along, a car would be more convenient. If you're driving, you'll be pleased to know that Hotel Re! provides complimentary parking.

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For those who were wondering about Hotel Re's details, here you go!

Hotel Re! @ Pearl's Hill
175A Chin Swee Road, Singapore 169879
(t) +65 6827 8288
(w) http://www.hotelre.com.sg
(fb) https://www.facebook.com/HotelRe

For more info about the Singapore Staycation promo, check out http://www.hotelre.com.sg/promotion-reallyfunstaycation.html
For more info about the Weekend Brunch promo, check out http://www.hotelre.com.sg/promotion-newweekendbrunch.html

Thanks Hotel Re for the opportunity!

Thanks for reading nadnut.com - Singapore Lifestyle Blog! I go for so many Staycations in Singapore that I should call this a Singapore Staycations Blog instead! LOL

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Who says Dating in Singapore is boring?!

This is a Sundate - #nadskai at it's best entry. For more info about the themed blog posts, do read the entry here.

Skai aka c(hubby) and I had actually wanted to travel for his birthday weekend but that weekend was my ex-colleague Christine's church wedding! Needless to say, we decided to change our plans! Plus Chris had chope-ed me for a while back! Am glad that we attended her wedding, it was a beautiful and touching ceremony! <3

Instead, we decided to have a SIngapore Staycation at Village Hotel Albert Court! We really enjoyed my birthday celebration at Village Hotel Katong and when we saw a promo on a Colourful Weekend, I was hooked la. Colourful leh. Colours and Nadia = DONE DEAL.

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Pictures of the lobby.

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I think nowadays, we got for Staycations to get ideas for our house next time. HAHAHAHA LOVE this bed! Wallpaper also chio but perhaps in a different colour for #nadskaihome?

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Love the "water colour" stained tiles. Pity we can't change much for our new place as flooring, tiling are all included.

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Comfortable and spacious room.

We booked a deluxe room. The Colourful Weekend promo came with a Fabric Painting session. C(hubby) and I have been searching for fun activities to do during our #Sundates. And we loved the idea of a mini workshop during our staycations!

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We had a closed fabric painting session with an instructor. C(hubby) and I decided to do a piece together.

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We chose this piece! The instructor had already drew some outlines and all we had to do was colour it!

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Our view!

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Instructor guiding us and teaching us how to mix colours alongside various techniques like shading.

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Isn't it a decent effort?

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We really had fun! It's different painting with Acrylic as compared to Poster Colours! Can't wait to try other fun arty farty stuff with c(hubby)!

During our staycation, we nua-ed as woke up quite early for Christine's wedding so we felt super sleepy! That's the best thing about c(hubby), he doesn't mind nuaing. HAHAHHAA.

The next day, we woke up bright and early for the buffet breakfast. (breakfast is his thing, I usually prefer to sleep in)

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Love the porridge and salted egg! <3

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We really enjoyed ourselves especially for the fabric painting session!

Village Hotel Albert Court
180 Albert St, Singapore 189971
+65 6339 3939
http://www.stayfareast.com/en/hotels/village-hotel-albert-court

Thanks for reading nadnut.com - Singapore Lifestyle Blog! I go for so many Staycations that I should call this a Singapore Staycations Blog instead! LOL

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The c(hubby) and I have a tradition. We always celebrate our birthdays with Singapore Staycations. Even though we've been married for like 2 years now, we still continue the tradition.

This time for my birthday, the hubby planned the staycation at Village Katong Hotel! But before that, I got a very cute carebears bouquet!

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Miss my long hair suddenly!

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Our matching outfits!

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We got a bit lost going to the hotel but it was all good in the end!

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The foyer was spacious and it was a comfy place to hang out at. Our friend KM popped by and we entertained him there.

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Full length mirror to camwhore!

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Rainshower! His favourite!

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The bed was extremely comfy however I found it weird that the bathtub is located outside? Is this normal? Maybe iSuaku. The decor was gorgeous! I would love such a decor for my future place!

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I love that the fridge came well stocked with drinks! Thumbs up!

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Once again, another look at the decor! One of the most beautiful staycations ever!

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We are a fan of club lounge facilities and I was thrilled to find out that he had specifically booked a room with these facilities! They had juices, chips, cookies, soft drinks and coffee. Quite well stocked!

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We went back to the Club Lounge for drinks. My birthday was less than a month before the wedding, so it was really a nice time for us to take some time off and relax as a couple.

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Side note: I love my agnes b bangle from Jem! Thanks dear!

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Time for a good soak! he had brought rose petal LOL! Super romantic!

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Overall, we had such a great time at Village Katong Hotel. Seriously! This isn't a sponsored review! He paid for the whole staycation and I really enjoyed myself thoroughly 🙂 Couldn't bear to check out! For reference, our room was the Premier Peranakan Club Room. Currently they have a promotion which I find extremely value for money! Thinking of booking for our anniversary!

Village Hotel Katong Weekend Savers for couples: For $175++ for a Superior weekend room, enjoy breakfast for 2, complimentary WIFI and choose one of the three activities for free! What a great deal for a Singapore Staycation!

· Lilliput miniature golf  for 2 pax

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· 2 hours in-line skates rental for 2 pax

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· 30 mins Kangoo jump for 2 pax

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There is also an hourly shuttle transfer from the hotel to Big Splash (and back) hourly from 9.20am to 10.20pm so that means... You can also visit Updog Studio for yoga!

Village Hotel Katong

25 Marine Parade S449536
+65 6344 2200
info.vhk@fareast.com.sg

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I was blessed to have been invited by the kind folks to The Westin Singapore to review it's services when it just opened.

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It's been a while since my last #project1314 update and trust me, there has been 101 things to do. Which probably has been half done. *tears hair* But at least, one of them has been done! A bonding session for my bridesmaids.

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Hello everyone, pls say hi to #nadbridesmaids! We have Jacelyn, Fidelis, Esther, Carrie and Elaine!

5 lovely bloggers, all chio-er, prettier, taller, slimmer and sexier than me. (this was what my friends/colleagues said to me and asked why i choose them, why never choose uglier bridesmaids -_-)

I NO SCARED. COS I BE THE CHIOEST ON #project1314. MUAHAHAHHA.

Anyway, I don't get the rationale about choosing uglier bridesmaids. I mean, wah lao eh. So inferior feeling meh. I chose my bridesmaids not cos of their looks or that they are bloggers honestly but because they are fun.

Anyway, my male colleagues are damn excited after seeing these pics. They keep asking me to let them sit beside my #nadbridesmaids. Tsk.

ANYWAYYYYYY! The kind folks at Park Hotel Group contacted me, they had wanted to host me for a staycation and I thought what better staycation can there be but with my bridesmaids?! I had girly staycations before, I had couple staycations, romantic staycations, birthday staycations etc but I never had such a bridesmaids staycation! It was the perfect opportunity for us to get to know each other and also, to bond! We always wondered what to do during a staycation and we thought this way, it would be great for us to 1) bond 2) discuss on gatecrashing stuff 3) nua max!

What better way to know one another but to lock everyone up in a room for more than 12 hours right?! I organised the staycation for all 6 of us however at the eleventh hour, Elaine couldn't join us. 🙁 Awwww!

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And so, it became 5 of us. And here is the tale of how the 5 of us bonded and ate like a pig during our lovely Singapore staycation at Grand Park Orchard.

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