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Singapore’s known for having some of the best medical facilities in the world, and thankfully, that extends to maternity care as well. With so many options to choose from, finding a maternity package that best fits your budget and needs can be a head-scratching challenge. Not quite sure where to start? Check out our list of maternity packages offered at Singapore’s hospitals, including costs, perks and details for tour registration. Happy hunting!

Mount Alvernia

The private hospital offers maternity packages for all types of deliveries (normal/assisted/caesarean section). Choose from a varied selection of rooms, ranging from a two-bedded room all the way to a family suite. The Family Suite@Our Lady Ward includes luxuries such as a separate guest lounge (convertible into an additional sleeping area), complimentary Wi-Fi and local calls, a flat screen TV with 17 TV and cable channels, and an in-room safe to protect your valuables.

Cost: Packages start from $2,191.36 (GST inclusive) for a normal delivery (two-bedded room, two days).

Tour details: Dates and timings of maternity tours vary. Book a tour here.

KK Women’s and Children’s hospital

It’s safe to say that KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital is more than equipped to handle your delivery needs. We’re talking 28 private delivery rooms, each of which see the birth of around 30-35 babies each day. It’s also the largest hospital specialising in women’s healthcare in Singapore, so rest assured that you’re in good hands. A-wards also include amenities such as a wardrobe, sofa bed for an accompanying spouse/parent, mini fridge, daily newspapers and a telephone.

Cost: Packages start from $1,378 for a normal delivery (four-bedded room, two days).

Tour details: Maternity tours are conducted every Friday at 11am. Call 6294 4050 to book a slot.

Gleneagles Hospital

If privacy and comfort are what you’re after, you’re definitely spoilt for choice at Gleneagles Hospital. A stay at any one of its maternity suites provides a spacious environment for recuperation post-childbirth. The 100m square Tanglin Suite offers professional services like private nursing care and even a complimentary baby bath! Over at the 119m square Gleneagles Suite, an adjoining living room and lodger room for family and loved one allows your entire family to join in the celebrations. Insurance coverage is also included for newborns under AIA Baby Care/ Family Care.

Cost: Packages start from $2,610 (GST inclusive) for a normal/ assisted delivery (two-bedded room, two days).

Tour details: Maternity tours are conducted on Monday to Friday at 1pm and Saturday at 11am and 1pm.  For enquiries and reservations, contact Gleneagles Hospital customer service at 6470 5615.

National University Hospital

An in-patient delivery at National University Hospital gives you the option of choosing from a four-bedded room, one-bedded room or deluxe suite. Its deluxe suite patients enjoy a celebration lunch or dinner for mum and dad, along with rooming-in service (at a nominal fee). Learn more about looking after your little bundle of joy as well, with group education programmes on topics like parental infant emotional support, breastfeeding tips and baby care.

Cost: Packages start from $1,369.60 for a normal delivery (four-bedded room, two days).

Tour details: Complimentary maternity tours are conducted every Monday at 2pm to NUH’s Women’s Clinic, Delivery Suite and postnatal wards. Contact the NUH Women’s Clinic at 6772 2255/ 2277 for registration.

Thomson Medical Centre

Designed with a resort feel in mind, you’ll be forgiven for forgetting that you’re in a hospital when checking into Thomson Medical Centre’s maternity suite. Rooms are air-conditioned with an en-suite bathroom, Wi-Fi, a nurse-call system and cable TV. To make your delivery experience as smooth as possible, mums can even request for lavender-scented aromatherapy or music to quell those pre-birth nerves! The hospital has also developed a special maternity programme for new parents, with a First Born Incentive (FBI), Subsequent Born Incentive (SBI), and member rates on fetal assessment ultrasound scans and childbirth education classes. Additionally, membership cards may be used for your infant’s follow-up checkups at Thomson Paediatric clinics island-wide.

Cost: Packages start from $2223.46 (GST inclusive) for a normal delivery (four-bedded room, two days).

Tours: Maternity tours are conducted Monday to Friday at 11:00am and 2.30pm, as well as Saturday at 10:00am, 11:00am and 12:00pm. Register online or at the information counter, or call 6358 0055/ 6350 8876.

Raffles Hospital

Maternity packages at Raffles Hospital are inclusive of hospital charges such as obstetricians’ fees (delivery ward attendance, labour ward attendance, total delivery fees), paediatricians’ charges, anaesthetists’ fees (epidural or general anesthesia) and newborn blood screening. The hospital’s complimentary baby package includes handy items like a set of disposable diapers, baby wet wipes and a baby vest during your stay. A breast pump is also available upon request. As for post-delivery care, mums and dads can attend daily ParentCraft sessions, which include advice from a lactation consultant on breastfeeding your baby.

Cost: Packages start from $7,490.00 (GST inclusive) for a normal delivery (two-bedded room, 2 nights).

Tour details: Maternity tours are conducted on Monday at 4pm, Wednesday at 11:30am and Saturday at 2:30pm. Contact 6311 2020 or email womencentre@rafflesmedical.com for a booking.

Singapore General Hospital

The oldest public hospital in Singapore, Singapore General Hospital’s maternity wards are equipped with a total of 34 beds, with one-bedded, four-bedded and five-bedded rooms. Facilities include renovated delivery suites, an upgraded Cardiac & Monitoring system for comprehensive obstetric care, and a confinement menu specially created with input from hospital dieticians. The hospital’s big on postnatal care for both you and your baby too, with daily postnatal physiotherapy classes, infant bathing sessions and certified lactation consultants on duty to support you in breastfeeding.

Cost: For more information on maternity package costs, contact 6326 5923.

Tour details: Maternity tours are conducted from Mondays to Fridays at 11.30am and 3pm. Call 6326 5923 to register.

Parkway East Hospital

This private hospital at Telok Kurau welcomes over 2000 babies each year, with an accommodating environment for your new addition to the family. Its maternity ward consists of a delivery suite with 5 delivery rooms and a 2-bedded first stage room, a neonatal intensive care unit, nursery, parentcraft room, and selection of either four-bedded, two-bedded, single rooms or a deluxe room. Even its 4-bedded rooms include a flat screen TV, free Wi-Fi and a safe deposit box. Now that’s what we call a luxe hospital stay! Newborn and family insurance coverage is part of all packages as well.

Cost: Packages start from $1,650 (GST inclusive) for a normal/assisted delivery (4-bedded room, 2 days).

Tour: Maternity tours are conducted from Mondays to Fridays at 2.30pm, and Saturdays at 10am. Register here.

Mount Elizabeth Orchard Hospital

This hospital certainly knows a thing or two about making new mums feel special! A stay at its single rooms include services such as a 15-minute head and shoulder massage, a limousine service to your home residence after discharge, and a celebratory dinner for two or cocktails for six. Opt for the luxurious Daffodil / Magnolia suites for additional treats like a hair spa, manicure or pedicure, and lodging and meals for dad. We guarantee you won’t want to leave!

Cost: Packages start from $2,881 (2-bedded room, 2 days).

Tour details: Contact 6731 2000 to arrange for a maternity tour.

Mount Elizabeth Novena

Over at sister hospital Mount Elizabeth Novena, mums-to-be enjoy the convenience of a central location, and the choice of either single rooms or junior suites. Rooms feature a boutique setting with individual temperature control, an LED TV coupled with an in-room entertainment system and an exclusive mother and baby gift set. For the ultimate in class and comfort, the hospital’s roomy junior suites come with adjoining living rooms, an outdoor terrace, personalized nursing care and a newborn hearing and metabolic screening test.

Cost: Packages start from $3,869 (single room, 2 days).

Tour details: Contact 6933 0191 to arrange for a maternity tour.

*Maternity package rates are listed on each hospital’s website and accurate as of time of publication (June 2018). They may be subject to further change. For average childbirth bill sizes, visit MOH’s website.

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