Activities with Student’s Discounts
Didn’t we once want to become adults as soon as possible? What a mistake we made. The one thing that we fail to realize about becoming adults is that we will lose all student discounts. In retrospect, we would give anything to be able to live in that era again.
Our list of 10 activities with student discounts will save you a lot of money knowing this list of information:
1. $1 to National Orchid Gardens (U.P. $3)
An alternative to Gardens By The Bay would be the National Orchid Gardens, which are located within the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Students can purchase admission tickets for just $1 (U.P. $3).
Additionally, there is the Sembcorp Cool House, which is a miniature cloud forest with 1,000 orchid species usually found at higher elevations within the Orchid Gardens. An interesting fact: the Cool House simulates the climate of up to 2,000 meters above sea level.
Address: 1 Cluny Road, Singapore 259569
Opening hours: 8.30am-7pm, Daily
2. 20% off your bill at Settlers Cafe
Having a coffee at the cafe while chilling is the best way to spend the day. That and more can be found at Settlers Cafe. You can also try out an extensive selection of board games for $7/hour per person. To fill your stomach between rounds of Taboo and Exploding Kittens, order some hearty pastas, burgers, and brunch.
When students flash their student cards during payment, they get 20% off.
Address: Serangoon Road, 562, Singapore 218178
Opening hours: 24 hours, Daily
3. Xcape Singapore is offering $6 off admissions (U.P. $28)
With admissions starting at just $6 for students (U.P. $28) after 6pm, Xcape Singapore has you covered. You’ll be spoilt for choice with their collection of 10 unique games, including zombie and horror games.
Enjoy this student deal by flashing your student card.
Address: 161 Rochor Road, Bugis Village, Singapore 188436
Opening hours: 11am-11.30pm, Daily
4. $15 student passes at Kinetics Climbing (U.P. $19)
You can get an all-you-can-climb student pass at Kinetics Climbing for just $15 (U.P. $19) if you want to give climbing gyms a try. Only students aged 21 and below are eligible for this deal. Your first session will also require a $5 one-time registration fee.
Address: 511 Serangoon Road, Singapore 218153
Opening hours: Mon 10am-7pm | Tue-Fri 1pm-10pm | Sat 10am-5pm (Closed on Sundays)
5. $55 for The Projector Student Club (U.P. $70)
Once you’ve seen every new movie that’s come out, the big chain theatres just don’t work for you. The Projector is offering student club membership for just $55 (U.P. $70). Four free tickets are included with this membership for a period of 12 months. Then you’ll get $2 off standard tickets.
There will also be a 10% discount on F&B at Intermission Bar (Golden Mile Tower) and No Spoilers Bar (Picturehouse at The Cathay). The cinemas listed below offer a change of pace if you’re looking to see something new.
Full list of The Projector outlets
6. $14.90 for 3 hours of console & board games (U.P. $12.90/hour)
Play Nation is a great place to hang out with the guys if you’re looking for a laid-back hangout session. You can enjoy both board and console games, as well as free-flow snacks and drinks, for only $14.90 for a 3-hour session (U.P. $12.90/hour).
The price mentioned previously is only valid Monday through Friday. The fee for 3 hours on the weekends is $18.90.
Address: 58 Prinsep Street, Singapore 188686
Opening hours: 12pm-11pm, Daily
7. $8 2-hour kayaking at Singapore Sports Hub (U.P $10.50)
We didn’t forget about you, outdoor enthusiasts. The Singapore Sports Hub didn’t forget either because they’re offering 2 hours of kayaking for $8 (U.P. $10.50). Monday through Friday, 7am to 5pm, this deal is valid. Get your outdoor-loving friends together and paddle the Kallang Basin.
Address: 8 Stadium Walk, Singapore 397699
Opening hours: 7am-8pm, Daily
8. $3.50 per game at Orchid Bowl (U.P. $5)
Whatever the occasion – a birthday, class gathering, or just a day out with friends – bowling can never go wrong. Student rates at Orchid Bowl are just $3.50 per game (U.P. $5). The game price does not include socks and shoes, but socks and shoes can be rented for $2 each.
Address: 1 Orchid Club Road, #02-37 Orchid Country Club, Singapore 769162
Opening hours: Fri-Sat 11am-1am | Sun-Thu 11am-11pm
Contact: 6759 4448 | Orchid Bowl website
9. $6-$8 per Regular Ticket at Movie Theatres in Singapore
-$6 per Regular Ticket at Cathay Cineplexes
-$6.50 per Regular Ticket at Eaglewings Cinematics
-$7 per Regular Ticket at Shaw Theatres/We Cinema/Filmgarde
-$8 per Regular Ticket at Golden Village
Student discounts on movie screenings are available, and you get to immerse yourself in a whole new world, complete with surround sound.
10. 10% off for Anytime Fitness membership
You know, 2023 is coming up and we’re all about new year’s resolutions over here. So if yours is to get fit, then this is right up your alley because students will receive 10% off memberships at Anytime Fitness.
With 88 locations available in SG alone, there’s bound to be an outlet near you. That being said, your membership does not end in SG. With Anytime Fitness being a worldwide chain, members are granted access to outlets all over the world.
Full list of Anytime Fitness outlets
Student life isn’t so bad after all, is it? The pros of deals like these, designed specifically for students, will certainly outweigh any cons you may have due to exams and studies. Oh, shucks, I miss being a student.
(Credits: Tropicalhousegarden, Playnation, Settlerscafe, Sgsportsclub)