Singapore's integrated resorts: Resorts World Sentosa woos with family-oriented attractions, Michelin Star eateries

Resorts World Singapore's next stage of development was unveiled last Wednesday when it announced expansion plans that will add around 164,000 sq m of new attractions and lifestyle offerings.
Resorts World Singapore's next stage of development was unveiled last Wednesday when it announced expansion plans that will add around 164,000 sq m of new attractions and lifestyle offerings.ST PHOTO: JASMINE CHOONG

Eight years ago, Marina Bay Sands and Resorts World Singapore transformed Singapore's skyline when they opened. More will be done - last week, it was announced that the two integrated resorts will pump in $9 billion to build world-class attractions. Senior Correspondent Joyce Lim looks at how the pair are appealing to the wealthy global audience

While Marina Bay Sands (MBS) is known for its high-end shops, the stars at Resorts World Singapore (RWS) are its family-oriented attractions such as Universal Studios Singapore and S.E.A. Aquarium.

These have become huge hits with visitors over the years, as the numbers attest.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on April 07, 2019, with the headline 'RWS woos with family-oriented attractions, Michelin Star eateries'. Print Edition | Subscribe