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Address: Boat Quay, Singapore, Singapore
Phone Number: 1800 6736 2000
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Very Good Boat Trip

This boat trip will cost you S$25 per person / trip, I think for around 45 minutes. Best done in the night when all the lights of MBS, Downtown and Clarke Quay lit the night... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
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Makassar, Indonesia
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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This section along the Singapore River is busy with restaurants and eateries that start springing to life towards the evening and night. Otherwise, it's a place for enjoying the atmosphere by the river and also for photos.

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Makassar, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This boat trip will cost you S$25 per person / trip, I think for around 45 minutes. Best done in the night when all the lights of MBS, Downtown and Clarke Quay lit the night. There is a small TV inside the boat explains the area. But for me the best place to sit is at the back of the... More 

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hemel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Go here at night for the views It is a vibrant area with many bars and restaurants Maybe take a river cruise

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Mexico City, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Even is not the better place to eat. The view is amazing to have drinks and dinner. Is not a cheap place, so ask for the prices after u get into a restaurant. They close so late.

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Dubai
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent a short while here early evening. With more one we would certainly have come back. It seemed a great place, not shiny and glossy but a little more real somehow. I would guess that you would come here if you lived in Singapore.

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can find Everything around the Bay Good High End Food to Local fine Seafood Fun and Interesting Bars Nice to take the Water Taxi to Marina Bay.

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We first visited it while we were on the way from Raffles Place MRT to Merlion Park. The river itself was a bit boring but came lively at night with a lot of restaurants surrounded.

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Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of my favourite places to sit at night. The view is awesome. You can sit at one of the many bars along the Quay and just look at the fantastic view sitting by the Singapore River. Here you can see the fantastic Fullerton Hotel , the Singapore Wheel and Marina Bay Sands Hotel. Its a great place... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting mix of restaurants ,cafes and bars by the river and linked to Financial District and Fullerton Hotel . Good seafood restaurants but Clarke Quay has more variety of food and bars

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the best area to have a couple of drinks and chill out. Street full of bars and pubs on one side and beautiful riverside view on the other. There are a few bars with good Live music as well. Definitely recommend going here at least once during your stay.

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The Quays
From Marina Bay, a walk along Singapore River will take you through the three Quays of the city, each offering a very different atmosphere. Boat Quay features historical sites and a buzzing riverfront vibe. Clarke Quay caters to the party crowd, while Robertson Quay appeals to the leisurely wanderer. Weekends at Robertson Quay and Martin Road also give a peek into the lives of expats in Singapore, as the riverfront teems with joggers, dog walkers, and those getting their caffeine fix over brunch or enjoying a burger and a beer. No matter what you’re up for, the three Quays have something to keep you happy, day or night.
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