The mere mention of the Universal Studios bring to mind countless movies which have won the hearts of audiences across the globe and a trip to the Universal Studios in Singapore is what makes a tour of this city state complete. The Universal Studios Singapore is located in the Resorts World Sentosa on the Sentosa Island, which renowned for its attractions and is a theme park which also has the distinction of being the second of its kind to open in Asia.

Owned by the Genting Group, the Universal Studio Singapore was ceremoniously opened on the 18th of March 2010 and is open to guests all year around. Spread across a stunning forty-nine acres, twenty rides including five roller coasters and two water rides are available for the enjoyment of the masses. The main entrance of the Park is known as ‘Hollywood’ and is complete with its own Walk of Fame. This section enjoys appearances by beloved characters such as Woody Woodpecker and Po from Kung Fu Panda as well as historic film figures such as Marilyn Monroe and Charlie Chaplin.

The Pantages Hollywood Theatre, where live performances are held, as well as the Lake Hollywood Spectacular, where regular shows are conducted, are ideal places to visit when in the Universal Studios Singapore. For those who wish to engage in some retail therapy, The Dark Room is ideal for camera accessories, the Superstar Candies for unique yet delicious candied treats, and the Silver Screen Collectibles is the place to go for special souvenirs. The Universal Studios theme park also houses a section called ‘New York” which is home to a show called ‘Lights! Camera! Action! Hosted by Steven Spielberg’, a ride called ‘Sesame Street Spaghetti Space Chase’, and food outlets called Louis’ NY Pizza Parlour and KT’s Grill.

For those staying in Singapore service residences, the Sentosa Island and its attractions are easily accessible and a trip to the Universal Studios will lend patrons an opportunity to experience a myriad additional themed areas such as Ancient Egypt, the Lost World, Far Far Away and Madagascar. For those who seek a chic location to reside in, what better place than Somerset Orchard Singapore found just off the plush Orchard Road. These serviced apartments in Singapore combine luxurious elegance with contemporary style in creating a memorable stay in this city state.