Discovery Of The Week: Rooftop Futsal In The CBD
What: Stadio@Rooftop is Singapore’s first rooftop pitch which allows up to 10 players to score goals to their heart’s content in a lofty location.
Where: Smack dab in the heart of Singapore’s Central Business District, this spectacular futsal court is situated on Level 8 of Amara Hotel at 165, Tanjong Pagar Road, Singapore 088539.
When: Mondays to Thursdays, it costs $120 per hour to book the pitch between 8am and 5pm, and $140 per hour from 5pm onwards. On Fridays, weekends and public holidays, it costs $140 per hour all day. Peak hour bookings (including weekends and public holidays) are after 6pm on weekdays. Any time before that is considered off-peak hours. As Stadio owns the keys to the futsal court, it can be booked past regular working hours - with prior notice. Perfect for night owls and shift workers. For more information, check out their website here.
Who: For football enthusiasts, weekend warriors and frustrated office workers in need of a good kickabout to relieve stress after work.
Why: With its strategic location and the added novelty of it being on a rooftop, there’s no feeling like showcasing your fancy footwork against the towering backdrop that is the Tanjong Pagar skyline. Long regarded a well-kept secret among executives and football fanatics alike who work in the area, Stadio@Rooftop is the perfect spot for footy diehards across the island to get a taste of some high-altitude goal-scoring action.