Mamas, we know you spend the entire year running around after rugrats and putting the family first. Well, Mother’s Day is all about giving you a much-deserved break, and we’ve scoured the city to bring you the best ways to celebrate on your special day! From spa spoils to appetising meals, here’s our comprehensive guide to what’s happening for Mother’s Day 2015!
Eat & Drink
Not only does Catalunya dish up one of our favourite weekend brunches in the city, this Mother’s Day, they’re upping the wow factor by giving mamas a complimentary limited edition Potion Royal cocktail and a fabulous Vanity Trove Beauty Box to take home. Time to celebrate, you, mama!
Catalunya, The Fullerton Pavilion, 82 Collyer Quay, Singapore 049327, (+65) 6534 0886, www.catalunya.sg
Dean & DeLuca
Kick back and and tuck into a yummy afternoon tea at Dean & DeLuca this Mother’s Day. Featuring a mix of tea-time classics and Dean & DeLuca’s exclusive tea blends, their tea-set is ideal for relaxing with the family. That’s not all, Dean & DeLuca will be selling “Perfect Tea for Mum” hampers, filled to the brim with scrumptious goodies, these gifts are wonderful for those deserving mamas out there!
Dean & DeLuca, 181 Orchard Rd, 04 – 23/24, Orchard Central, Singapore 238896, www.facebook.com/DeanDelucaSG
The Fullerton Hotel
You’ll be spoilt for choice at The Fullerton Hotel this Mother’s Day! Indulge in a sumptuous 7-course set lunch or dinner at Jade restaurant by Master Chef Leong Chee Yeng or gather the family for a spectacular Champagne brunch at Town. With gorgeous views of the Singapore river and enticing eats, you can’t go wrong! Plus, any lucky ladies dining at The Fullerton Hotel or The Fullerton Bay Hotel on 9 and 10 May stand a chance to win attractive prizes including hotel stays, dining vouchers and high-end designer handbags!
The Fullerton Hotel, 1 Fullerton Square, Singapore 049178, www.fullertonhotel.com
The Fullerton Bay Hotel
Have a grand afternoon at The Clifford Pier restaurant, with a specially curated Singapore Heritage Afternoon Tea set. Gather your loved ones, because mamas dine for free with two paying adults! Don’t forget, ladies dining at The Fullerton Hotel or The Fullerton Bay Hotel on 9 and 10 May, stand a chance to win attractive prizes including hotel stays, dining vouchers and high-end designer handbags!
The Fullerton Bay Hotel, 80 Collyer Quay, Singapore 049326, www.fullertonbayhotel.com
Goodwood Park Hotel
Pop over to the iconic Goodwood Park hotel for a delectable afternoon tea in gorgeous heritage surroundings. The Coffee Lounge will be serving a tasty buffet with a mix of classic and asian bites, plus mamas will receive a specifically crafted “chocolate handbag”, complete with “cosmetics” that have been crafted entirely out of Belgian chocolate.
Goodwood Park Hotel, 22 Scotts Road, Singapore 228221, (+65) 6730 1746, www.goodwoodparkhotel.com
INDOCAFE — The White House
The white house will be dishing up an à la carte buffet brunch featuring a plethora of Nyonya creations. Look out for specials such as the Pasembur, Nyonya-style rojak with yam bean and cucumber; Ayam Panggang, charcoal-grilled marinated chicken and Rempah Itek, braised duck with a medley of herbs and spices. Is your mouth watering yet? Mamas will also receive a gorgeous box of six handmade pralines infused with tantalizing Peranakan flavours.
Enjoy a light, tasty and gourmet Japanese-French fusion spread at this beautiful spot in Fort Canning Park. Choose from a selection of healthy dishes such as steamed sea bream with yuzu, tofu hamburg steak with mushrooms and more. Plus, mamas will receive a gift of organic whitetree teas to take home!
Who doesn’t love a glass of bubbly? Well if you’re in more of a Francophile mood this Mother’s Day, head over to Ô Comptoir for a delicious crêpe brunch and complimentary glass of fizz. Cheers, mama!
Shangri-La Rasa Sentosa Resort & Spa
Head to the seaside for a family day out at Shangri-La’s Rasa Sentosa Resort & Spa! Not only will there be a bountiful buffet lunch, guests can enjoy shoulder and foot massages while the little ones watch magic shows, balloon sculpting and take part in a mix of fun-filled activities. Plus families can enjoy complimentary use of the resort’s swimming pool and kids’ water slides for the whole day. Sound like perfection? That’s because it is!
Go all out at Senso’s Prosecco brunch, with dishes such as roasted cod with caviar; butter-poached crawfish with grilled asparagus; and freshly made spinach fettuccine. Be sure to sample their thirst-quenching Love Mojito too, after all, that’s why the hubstar’s on babysitting duty!
Senso, 21 Club St, Singapore 069410, (+65) 6224 3534, www.senso.sg
St Gregory Spa
Indulge in a spot of pampering and replenish body and soul this May at Parkroyal’s gorgeous St Gregory spa. Enjoy a 75-minute Elemis facial and 60-minute body massage before heading up to one of the iconic birdcage cabanas for a delicious and nutritious 4-course dining experience. Talk about a “spa-cial” day!
Two mamas (or a mama and her lucky partner!) can enjoy a 60-minute “restorative massage” at the special price of $175 for the both of them. If you’re looking for a bit more, mama, be sure to check out our special Mother’s Day day of pampering giveaway!
Singapore Symphony Orchestra
Enjoy a cultural evening of classical music with the Singapore Symphony Orchestra at the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Be sure to pack the picnic blanket and a basket full of goodies for a relaxing evening as the sun sets.
When: 10 May, 6pm
Where: Singapore Botanic Gardens, 1 Cluny Road Singapore 259569
How much: Free!
Hong Kong Superstars in Concert
Do you love Hong Kong dramas and variety shows? Then you’re in luck, mama because veteran HK entertainer Nancy Sit, together with other popular artists, will be performing a one-night-only Mother’s Day comedy special! Expect plenty of laughs and toe-tapping tunes!
When: 10 May, 7.30pm
Where: Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre, L6, Hall 601-604, 1 Raffles Boulevard, Suntec City, Singapore 039593
How much: $48-$168. Buy your tickets by clicking here!
Happy Mother’s Day, mama — you deserve it!