We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
1 733
All photos (1 733)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good40%
  • Average25%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“half lion”(23 reviews)
“gold coin”(18 reviews)
“marina bay”(39 reviews)
No visit to Sentosa is complete without meeting its most famous, 37-metre tall resident, the Sentosa Merlion. The legendary Merlion is a mythical creature with a lion's head and a fish's body - as a guardian of prosperity which personifies...more
30 Imbiah Road, Sentosa Island 038981, Singapore
+65 6736 8672
Ways to Experience Sentosa Merlion
from US$85,00
More Info
from US$104,20
More Info
Reviews (2 099)
Filter reviews
1 312 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews half lion gold coin marina bay short video imbiah station light show cable car take pictures other attractions universal studios mouth symbol statue icon sentosa singapore lions
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 1 312 reviews
Reviewed today

If you want to understand the history of the Merlion then this is the place, a good interactive piece that allows you to travel up inside the Merlion and look out of its mouth at the city. The exhibition includes a short movie and a...More

Thank GADGET1967
Reviewed yesterday

Its a beautiful walk around the Singapore river with the majestic Merlion in the river. There are places to sit out and have a drink or two. One can spend hours admiring the beauty of this place.

Thank Srividya S
Reviewed yesterday

The Sentosa island has a lot of things to do we can go to Universal Studio, we can go to beach, we can go to see Merlion bigger version and we can see Sentosa island from the cable car to go to Sentosa,and it has...More

Thank Kang K
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Good to visit if you are around the area. For the whole family from youngsters to elderly. Better on dry days and there are not much shelter around

Thank SVRBlackBookAsia
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The Merlion, half Mermaid half Lion, statue on Sentosa is massive. The 37 m beast guards the prosperity of Singapore

Thank I H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have to say I was surprised when I saw this merlion, as I thought there was only one in Singapore. This is well worth the visit, and there is plenty to do on Sentosa when you’re visiting. If you’re on the island, make time...More

Thank Nick M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After visiting the aquarium on Sentosa, I took the monorail to the Imbiah station to view the Merlin. There was a SG$20 fee to enter and I passed as it was beginning to rain. Not easy to get photos like the one attached as the...More

Thank A P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The merlion never ceases to take your full attention and this giant merlion is a feat worth your time even if you don’t buy ticket. The festive mood around it really makes you feel you are in for good times.

Thank GD87
Reviewed 1 week ago

Huge structure. Good in pics. Nothing to do there except taking pictures. There is a souvenir shop there having all kinds of Merlion. I found the smaller Merlion at the Merlion park to be more attractive because it spews water into the Singapore River and...More

Thank Swapna M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Getting here using Sentosa Monorail alight at Imbiah Station and you're able to see this 37 metre tall Merlion. With restaurant & cafe around can take a break here for photo with Merlion. Surround by fountain, arts display & plants. Enjoy the clean and green...More

Thank FrequentFlier821859
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 13 nearby hotels
Siloso Beach Resort Sentosa
1 532 reviews
.27 km away
Le Meridien Singapore, Sentosa
1 598 reviews
.29 km away
Resorts World Sentosa - Hotel Michael
5 reviews
.32 km away
Resorts World Sentosa - Festive Hotel
2 117 reviews
.35 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 100 nearby restaurants
471 reviews
.17 km away
Bikini Bar
131 reviews
.17 km away
Ola Beach Club
139 reviews
.18 km away
Latest Recipe
37 reviews
.29 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 62 nearby attractions
Singapore Cable Car (Sentosa)
1 908 reviews
.17 km away
Sentosa Boardwalk
1 190 reviews
.16 km away
Madame Tussauds Singapore
1 157 reviews
.06 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
5 September 2018|
Response from Richard F | Reviewed this property |
Singapore : One whole day for Sentosa island - beaches , Merlion , cable car If you love gardens then you should definitely go any or all - Singapore botanic gardens, orchid garden and the garden rhapsody show Orchard... More
31 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Petros I | Reviewed this property |
Hello My friend For 1st day you should go to Universal studios it is fantastic and then you have the night at sentosa island for dinner there are many things to do 2 nd day you go to the port for shopping and for cloud... More
marianne t
24 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from SentosaOfficial | Property representative |
Hi marianne t, Thank you for your question! We will be pleased to welcome you and your travelling group to Sentosa Island! During your visit to Sentosa, do consider our attractions bundled packages as it allows you to... More