Destination guide

The scenic city of Geylang awaits you

Enjoy the architecture and other features of Geylang. Revered for its restaurants, shopping and sporting events, this city is both scenic and cosmopolitan. Chinatown Heritage Center and National Orchid Garden are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Geylang

Do you want to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Geylang a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Universal Studios Singapore® (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Singapore Turf Club (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Singapore Flyer (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Singapore Zoo (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Marina Bay Golf Course (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Marina Barrage (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Geylang

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Geylang. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • National Orchid Garden (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Gardens by the Bay (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Singapore Botanic Gardens (5.1 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Bukit Timah Nature Reserve (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • East Coast Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Bidadari Memorial Garden (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Geylang

The nearest airport is in Singapore (SIN-Changi), located 7.6 mi (12.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Batam Batu Besar (BTH-Hang Nadim), which is 20.4 mi (32.8 km) away.

You can get around Geylang by jumping on the metro at Dakota Station, Paya Lebar Station or Mountbatten Station.

Where to stay around Geylang?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 225 holiday lettings near Geylang. From 74 Houses to 63 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Geylang for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Geylang?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Geylang:

  • Orchard: 262 holiday homes
  • Kallang: 407 holiday homes
  • Marine Parade: 60 holiday homes
  • Bukit Merah: 228 holiday homes
  • Taman Mount Austin: 20 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Geylang?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Geylang. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Geylang Serai New Market: 933 holiday lettings
  • Tanjong Katong Complex: 933 holiday lettings
  • One KM Mall: 933 holiday lettings
  • Paya Lebar Square: 933 holiday lettings
  • Old Airport Road Food Centre: 933 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Geylang listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Geylang?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 74 Houses in Geylang. Our other popular types of Geylang holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 63 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 52 self catering accommodations
  • Hotels: 82 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Geylang?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 45 holiday homes with pool available in Geylang. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.