8 Homes Perfect For A Weekend Staycation
Move over, Airbnb! Well-designed staycation homes are the all the rage these days for the modern traveller, who desires a homely and stylish abode during their travels. Many of the much sought after staycation are often pricey. Not anymore! We turn the spotlight today on the Instagram-worthy homes in Singapore. After all, don’t they say that home is where the heart is?
My Ah Gong’s Home
Do you find yourself relishing in the rustic charm of undiscovered alleyways and cobblestone streets? If so, then be enchanted by this old school apartment that will give you the much-desired dose of wonder you are continually thirsting for. Striking furniture pieces at well positioned locations around the apartment make for good conversation starters that are sure to be the start of firm friendships.
Interior Designer: Free Space Intent
Location: Ang Mo Kio
Cost of Renovation: $65,000
The Modern Pachelbel
Urbanites out there, this home is sure to satisfy your innermost desires. Industrial chic meets modern sophistication in this functional home that artfully maximizes the space available and wonderfully showcases the homeowners’ kaleidoscope of interests. With an eclectic mix of eye-catching furniture and a keen attention to detail, this home is one that is ever ready to impress all visitors, regardless of their preferences.
Interior Designer: Three-D Conceptwerke
Location: Jervois Road
Cost of Renovation: $80,000
Bare It All
Does the monotony of life take a toll on you? Fret not, all you busy bees out there. Never experience a dull day again, as the vivid and bold splashes of multicoloured hues in this home is sure to brighten up the darkest of moods. Never be afraid to play with colours, and be rejuvenated as you get ready to take on the next big challenge! Carpe diem, folks!
Interior Designer: Studio 99 Interior
Location: Yishun Street 11
Cost of Renovation: $48,000
Were you one of those who spent their childhood in the comforting embrace of the aroma wafting from grandma’s kitchen? If yes, you were like us who enjoyed watching grandma perform her magic in the kitchen, then, you’ll be glad to know that we can now pay homage to our favourite food, people and childhood, by weaving these elements into the house. Delight your keen senses with nostalgia in this wonderfully retro apartment that is guaranteed to take you on trips down memory lane.
Interior Designer: Hue Concept
Cost of Renovation: $40,000
Dancing With Cyclops
Always wanted to be a superhero? This sleek and swanky home in Simei allows you to relive your wildest fantasies - not once, twice, but on a daily basis - as long as you reside here. Strategically placed furniture such as a bar top table and snazzy lightning will instantly transport you into the scene of an action movie. Invite your friends over anytime, and trust us, your pals will be speechless.
Interior Designer: Free Space Intent
Location: Simei Lane
Cost of Renovation: $55,000
The Extreme Transformer
As clichéd as it sounds, simplicity is beauty. A home that encapsulates the essence of this is this minimalistic and functional home, with just the right blend of classic furniture and artful decorative pieces. The end result is a chic and contemporary home that will impress those with a keen eye for detail.
Interior Designer: The Design Abode
Location: Marine Terrace
Cost of Renovation: $50,000
Books And Nooks
Stephen King, bestselling author, once commented, “Books are a uniquely portable magic”. Take a deep breath as you step into this cosy home and get ready for the infinite number of magical journeys you can take as you wander through this book lover’s paradise. Furniture and books are strategically arranged to optimise the space available and literary experience. Don’t forget to brew yourself a cuppa coffee.
Architect: Studio JP
Cost of Renovation: $250,000
In our modern society, discerning homeowners crave for a special abode that one can truly be proud of, one that stands out from the others. There is no doubt that this unique home, with its eclectic blend of distinctive and quirky furniture will certainly captivate all creative souls out there who yearn for an impressive home with a strong sense of individuality.
Interior Designer: Wolf Woof
Location: Upper Serangoon
Cost of Renovation: $30,000
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