[Updated Jul 22] Had a rough day? Squeeze in some late-night pampering after work at these spas.
Banyan Tree Spa
This luxury spa resort chain needs no introduction. If you find yourself in need of an all-out indulgence, then stop by their Marina Bay Sands branch. Located fifty-five storeys above ground and drawing upon a tropical garden theme, the space is undoubtedly posh, with suites that overlook the cityscape. They offer a wide range of face, body, hair and rejuventation spas and treatments, most of which feature natural ingredients. Opt for a luxe Harmony Banyan experience (150 min) from $650, where you’ll have two therapists working the kinks out of your back simultanously, with a head and foot massage and an orchid bath. One thing to note: a late night surcharge of 50% applies to treatments ending after 11pm. Marina Bay Sands, 10 Bayfront Ave., Tower 1, Level 55. 6688-8825. Opens daily 10am-11pm.
Rule of Thumb
Located near Haji Lane, this cozy spa has the usual foot and body massages, mani and pedi services and also facial treatments. The non-spa treatments take place in a room lined with plush sofa beds where you can also borrow a headset and watch a movie while getting your treatment done. Prices here are reasonable as well. A 60-minute deep tissue massage will cost you $60, manicures start at $12 and a 45-minute hydrating masque facial will set you back $68. 289 Beach Rd., #01-01. 6295-5000. Opens daily 10am-4am.
This is the perfect place to wind down after a long night of being out on the town. Located at Robertson Quay, Natureland offers a bunch of foot and body massage treatments. Their 60-minute 5-in-1 therapy, which covers your head, neck, shoulder, hands and feet will only set you back $58.85 and a 60-minute foot reflexology starts at $51.36. Other treatments on offer include body scrubs, cupping and slimming massages. Roberston Walk, 11 Unity St., #01-08/09. 6733-6780. Opens 24 hours daily (5am-10am house-keeping).
Taking appointments all the way till 6am, this place at upper Bukit Timah is perfect even for the most nocturnal of us. To loosen those muscles, go for the Le Royal Balinese massage ($60 for 60 minutes) or if you just want to relax, opt for the Le Classic Swedish Retreats ($60 for 60 minutes). Upper Bukit Timah, 16A Chun Tin Rd. 6222-6805. Opens 24 hours daily (6am-10am house-keeping).
This spa stays open till 6am and specializes in Chinese massage treatments. The space is dimly lit and decked out in oriental furnishings like red lanterns and carved wood screens. And there’s no better time to go than now. A 60-minute oriental body massage will set you back $60 and 30-minute foot massages are $30. Kampong Glam, 786 North Bridge Rd. 6686 6466. Opens daily 10am-6pm.
If you’re after something more upmarket, this luxurious spa is where you need to be. Spread across two levels, it has 22 treatment rooms, a steam room, an indoor heated pool and a sauna. There is a list of about 60 treatments from facials and massages to body wraps and foot reflexology. Try the popular Lava Bambu massage, a heated massage that combines minerals, black lava, dried sea kelp and algae to help reduce stress and strain ($288 for 90 minutes). They also offer express back and shoulder treatments that start at $128. Fu Yuen Building, 75 Beach Rd., Level 1 & 2. 6339-9238. Opens daily 11am-12am.