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20 Best HomeStay for International Students in Singapore

The education system in Singapore has been recognized as the best in the world. And this is why people from all across the world send their children to study in Singapore and the biggest challenge ahead of them is to find a reliable homestay guardianship for their children.

If you are one such parent, here we have found some homestays which will feel like a home away from home for your child. You can pick the one that suits the needs of your child as per location preference and the one that can give you confidence and reliability that he/she is in the guardianship of safe hands.


1. SG Student Homestay (SGSH): If your child is coming from countries like Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia or China and looking for a reliable and responsible host, your requirements can be served well at SGSH.


Some of the facilities offered at SGSH are:

  1. Safe and conducive living environment.
  2. 10 years of experience in serving accommodation and guardianship services to international students in Singapore.
  3. Take care of overall development of the child including strong character development.
  4. Fully air-conditioned rooms.
  5. Internet access


  • Single Room:
    1. Single bed with common bathroom.
    2. Female students only.
    3. Equipped with wardrobe, closets, study table & chair. Storage beds for convenience and comfort.
    4. Housekeeping & laundry thrice a week. The common bathroom would be washed thrice a week.

Rent per month: S$1500 – S$1800

  • Twin sharing Ensuite Room:
    1. Twin sharing with attached bathroom.
    2. Female students only.
    3. Equipped with wardrobe, closets, study table & chair Storage beds for convenience and comfort.
    4. Housekeeping & laundry thrice a week. The common bathroom would be washed thrice a week.
    5. Closest apartment to Curtin University.

Rent per month: S$1400

  • Triplet-sharing room:
    1. Triplet-sharing room with common & attached bathroom.
    2. Recommended for younger students below the age of 17 years.
    3. Both Female & Male units available.
    4. Full-board homecooked meals.
    5. Equipped with wardrobe, closets, study table & chair.
    6. Daily housekeeping, Daily laundry.
    7. On-site guardianship & supervision.
    8. Group tuition twice a week

Rent per month:: S$1400

Address: 9 Recreation Lane Singapore 546561

Phone: +65 9633 9993

Source link: https://sgstudenthomestay.com/


2. Sin Tai Homestay (STH): If you are looking for a homestay in the South of the island which is nearby many schools, food courts, grocery stores, convenience stores with an amiable environment, probably you can look forward to booking SSTH.

Facilities: Some of the facilities offered are:

  1. Green and the clean surrounding environment.
  2. Laundry, Housekeeping
  3. Internet access
  4. All rooms equipped with beds, mattresses, desks, chairs and cabinets.
  5. Once 2 days of room cleaning service
  6. 24-hours air conditioning.

Rent per month (contract of 3 months):

•           Double room with toilet and breakfast: S$800

•           Double room with toilet (Homestay: 3 meals a day): S$1300

Address: SIN THAI HIN BUILDING, 128 Prinsep St, Singapore 188655

Nearby Schools:

  • Kaplan Higher Education
  • Lasalle College of Arts
  • NAFA
  • YMCA
  • Raffles College of Design
  • ERC
  • Academies Australasia College

Contact: Hazel at 82183415, Lilian at 96360687


3. Hillview Homestay (HH): Just as in the name, HH provides Hillview in the vicinity. It is located in East Singapore.

Facilities: HH can be your pick for the following features:

    1. Full resort condo facilities.
    2. Spectacular view of the Bukit Timah Nature Reserve.
    3. 2 units which can accommodate 6 male students and 7 female students separately.
    4. Age group is about 14-18 years old.
    5. Weekend activities include basketball, swimming.
    6. Over 150 English storybooks at home to be read and improve English.
    7. Computer and printer facility are available.
    8. Internet access.
    9. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner is provided. Lunch will be excluded if the student is away to school.
    10. Gym
    11. Internet access

Rent per month:

•           Twin bedroom: S$1600

•           Single bedroom: S$2400

•           Short term homestay also available at $60/day.

Address: 29A Hillview Ave, Singapore 669562

Contact: +65 9878 9450, +65 8699 9563

E-mail: kenneth.homestay@gmail.com

Nearby Schools:

  • Nanyang Girls High School
  • National Junior College
  • Ngee Ann Polytechnic
  • Singapore Institute of Management
  • St Francis Methodist School
  • Hwa Chong Institution

Source link: https://hillviewhomestay.com/


4. Singapore Woodland Homestay (SWH): If you are looking for homestay for your child of 10 years and above in the north of Singapore, then certainly you may not want to miss an opportunity at SWH. The head of the host family is himself an experienced secondary school teacher with experience of over 25 years in teaching and also handling issues of international students.


    1. Air-conditioned 2 sharing room with study table.
    2. Healthy Meals including Breakfast & Dinner are provided during the weekend and school holidays.
    3. Helping a student's personal character development and help the child to be more independent.
    4. Training student to do the simple housework at home.
    5. Jacuzzi, lounge and pool, gym, sauna, tennis court, garden
    6. Nearby shopping mall, library, 24 hours supermarket, sports hall, MRT station, bus terminal.
    7. Guardianship facility is available.
    8. Weekly outing: Cycling, jogging, tennis, badminton, swimming, music/art concerts, countryside visits.

Nearby Polytechnic:

  • Republic Polytechnic
  • Nanyang Polytechnic

Nearby International School: Singapore American School

Nearby Primary schools:

•           Woodgrove Primary School

•           Canberra Primary School

•           Endeavour Primary School

•           Fuchun Primary School

•           Greenwood Primary School

•           Si Ling Primary School

•           Wellington Primary School

•           Woodlands Primary School

•           Admiralty Primary School

•           Evergreen Primary School

•           Innova Primary School

•           Marsiling Primary School

•           Qihua Primary School

•           Sembawang Primary School

•           Woodlands Ring Primary School

Nearby secondary schools:

•           Admiralty Secondary School

•           Canberra Secondary School

•           Christ Church Secondary School

•           Fuchun Secondary School

•           Si Ling Secondary School

•           Woodgrove Secondary School

•           Evergreen Secondary School

•           Marsiling Secondary School

•           Riverside Secondary School

•           Sembawang Secondary School

•           Woodlands Secondary School

•           Woodlands Ring Secondary School

•           Innova JC

•           Singapore Sports School

•           Chung Cheng High School

•           Yishun Secondary School

•           Yishun Town Secondary School

•           Yishun Junior College

Rent per month (contract of 12 months):

•           Common: 1-2 pax (Garden view): S$1300

•           Common: 1-2 pax (Swimming pool view): S$1500

•           Single Room: S$2500

Address: 68 Woodlands Drive 16, Singapore 737892


5. Singapore Lange @ Queenstown Student Homestay: If you seek a high-end community and a high-quality boarding for your child, probably you can choose Singapore Lange for the availing the beneficial facilities like:

a.         Safe, conducive learning environment.

b.         Wake up service

c.         Daily healthy meals

d.         Daily laundry

e.         Daily housekeeping

f.          24 hours water heater

g.         CCTV in public areas

h.         Daily guardianship and supervision of students

i.          Timely report to parents regarding child's learning situation

j.          11 pm curfew

k.         Cultivate students' learning autonomy and enthusiasm

l.          Emergency medical arrangement measures and medical treatment of major diseases

m.        Desk, wardrobe, bed, 24-hour air conditioning, wireless internet

n.         Further education and school counselling.

Rent per month:

Room type

6 months contract

12 months contract










Triple room with attached toilet




Nearby schools:

  • Ascensia Academy
  • Coleman College
  • MDIS
  • Global Indian International School
  • Queenstown Secondary School
  • British Council


6. Singapore Lange @ Bishan Student Homestay: Another homestay located in the north of the island is the Singapore Lange @ Bishan. All the facilities and rent charges are similar to those provided at Queenstown Homestay.

Nearby schools:

•           Raffles Institute

•           Spring International College (Bishan)

•           Guangyang Primary School

•           Stamford American International School

•           Sanyu Adventist School

•           Nanyang Polytechnic


7. Singapore Milchel Homestay (SMH): If you are looking for a homestay that can deliver the premium care to your child is SMH. It has even won an award for the same. It is located in East Singapore.

Facilities: A few from the various facilities provided to its residents at SMH are:

a.         It stands firm with its mission to care, to love, and to provide a home to the students, to guide the students to uphold strong characters, and to engage the students to reach for their fullest potential.

b.         3 meals a day

c.         Laundry

d.         Housekeeping

e.         Central security system

f.          Monitor academic results

g.         Arranges tuition and sets targets for children

h.         Leadership program

i.          English reading program

Rent per month:


Rent per month

1 pax room


2 pax room


3 or 4 pax room



Nearby schools:

•           Balestier Hill Primary School

•           Beacon International College

•           Global Indian International School

•           Hong Wen School

•           Bendemeer Secondary School

•           St Joseph's Institution International


      1. 529 Balestier Road, #02-01, Singapore , 329856 (Contact: (65) 6255 2356 / (65) 6255 2997)
      2. 333 Balestier Road, 2nd floor, Singapore , 329765 (Contact: (65) 6256 5623 / (65) 6256 5671)

Contact: (65) 6255 2356 / (65) 6255 2997

E-mail: admin@milchel.com

Source link: http://www.milchel.com/


8. Singapore JJ Homestay (SJJH): SJJH is one of the oldest Homestay in Singapore that has served more than 800 students from about 18 countries.


    1. Self-study Teacher
    2. Laundry/Ironing
    3. Internet access
    4. Housekeeping
    5. Spacious, Cozy, Air-Conditioned rooms
    6. Fully Furnished with Study Desk, Wardrobes etc

Rent per month (12 months contract):

  • Single  S$1500
  • 2-4 sharing      S$1200

Address: 3 Lor Melayu, Singapore 416899

Nearby schools:

•           National University Singapore

•           St.Stephen's primary school

•           Tao Nan primary school

•           CHIJ Katong primary school

•           Chung Cheng High school

•           St.Patrick's secondary school

•           Victoria secondary school

•           Temasek secondary school

•           CHIJ Katong secondary school

•           Angelican High school

•           Raffles Design Institute

•           Stalford Academy


9. Singapore Serangoon Homestay (SSH): Located in North Singapore, SSH is a 3-storeyed building offering double and triplet rooms for international students.


•           3 meals a day.

•           Internet access

•           Monitoring

•           Housekeeping

•           Laundry services

•           24-hours security surveillance

•           Air-conditioned rooms

•           Hot and cold-water showers and hygienic washrooms.

•           Furnished with wardrobe and desk.


Type of room

Rent per month (3 months contract)

Rent per room (6 months contract)

Rent per month (12 months contract)

Double room




Triple Room





Nearby Schools:

•           Yang Zheng Primary School

•           Zhonghua Primary school

•           CHIJ Primary

•           Paya Lebar Methodist Girls' School (Primary)

•           Cedar Primary School

•           St. Gabriel's Secondary School

•           Maris Stella High School

•           Bartley Secondary School

•           Zhonghua Secondary School

•           Peicai Secondary School

•           CHIJ Secondary

•           Paya Lebar Methodist Girls' School (Secondary)

•           Cedar Girls' Secondary School

•           Nanyang Junior College

•           Millenia Institute

•           DPS International School

Address: 49B Lorong Ong Lye, Singapore 536424

Contact: +65-8181-7112

Source link: https://serangoon-international-student-accomodation.business.site/


​​​​​​​10. Singapore Kembagan Homestay (SKH): SKH is located in East Singapore near Eunos MRT station.

Facilities: Plenty of features that can attract you to pick it for your child’s homestay are:

a.         The convenient location is well-connected to major attractions.

b.         Surrounded by food courts, 24-hour coffee shops, shopping mall, grocery stores and other stores from where essential supplies can be purchased.

c.         Green and clean environment.

d.         Quiet and comfortable residential area.

e.         Cable and wireless internet access

f.          Laundry services

g.         In-room facilities include Bed, mattress, study table, chair and wardrobe.

h.         3 meals a day

i.          Twice a week housekeeping.

j.          24 hours security surveillance system


Room type

Rent per month (3 months contract)

Rent per month (6 months contract)

Rent per month (12 months contract)


Apartment Double Sharing Room




Apartment Quad Sharing Room





Nearby Schools:

•           Brighton School

•           BCA Academy

•           EASB

•           British Council Singapore

•           JCU Singapore

•           Asia Pacific Management Institute

•           MDIS

•           MMI Business School Pte Ltd

•           Raffles Design Institute

•           Singapore Accountancy Academy

•           SIM

•           Stansfield College

•           TMC

•           SIMM


​​​​​​​11. Singapore Spanish Village Homestay (SSVH): Another good homestay option for your child located in East Singapore is SSVH.

Facilities: Facilities offered to international students at SSVH are:

a.         Guardianship

b.         Tuition Arrangement

c.         2 meals a day from Monday to Friday. No meals on weekends and holidays.

d.         Basic furniture (bedcloset, study table)

e.         Washing and ironing

f.          Daily housekeeping

g.         Non-Air-con

h.         Wifi access


•           Single room: S$2500 per month

•           Double room: S$1500 per month

Nearby Schools:

•           Ascensia Academy

•           Canadian International School

•           Spring International College

•           Ngee Ann Polytechnic

•           Singapore Polytechnic

Address: 56 Farrer Rd, Singapore 268844


12. Singapore WeRFamily Homestay (SWH): Located in North Singapore, SWH is a senior housing community offering 12 independent houses. Some of its many facilities in the vicinity are:

a.         Private swimming pool

b.         Beautiful environment

c.         Gym

d.         Doorway parking

e.         Basketball court

f.          Nearby supermarket

g.         Small shops in neighbourhood

h.         Wireless high-speed Internet access

i.          Air-conditioned rooms

j.          Furnished with a single bed, bookcase, desk, chair

k.         Daily meals

l.          Laundry services

m.        Housekeeping


•           2-rooms: S$1750

•           3-rooms: S$1500

E-mail: werfamily@outlook.sg

Source link: https://werfamily.com.sg/


​​​​​​​13. Singapore Oversea Family Homestay (SOFH): Located in East Singapore, SOFH offers accommodation for a maximum of 7 people in 3 rooms. The stay facility is located on the ground floor. There are 3 washrooms in the house.

Facilities: Other facilities are:

a.         Nutritious meals daily

b.         Housekeeping

c.         Laundry

d.         Students psychological counselling

e.         School guardianship services

f.          Airport shuttle service

Rent: S$1600 per month (1-year contract)

Address: 5 Serangoon Ave 2, Singapore 556132

Contact: +65 9760 8539

Nearby schools:

•           Stamford American International School

•           Australian International School

•           Hillside World Academy

•           Zhonghua Secondary School

•           Yangzheng Primary School

•           Nanyang Junior College

14. Singapore Novena Homestay (SNH): With a stay-in guardian, SNH offers various facilities for its inmates like:

a.         Everyday meals, cleaning and laundry by experienced workerS.

b.         Conducive environment to study with in-house tuition facility.

c.         Allocated study time supervised by guardians/teachers.

d.         Arrangement of weekends classes/tuitions based on the individual student.

e.         Organize activities.

f.          24 hrs security system and electronic door access system.

g.         Wireless internet.

h.         11 PM routine room check.

i.          Walking distance to MRT/bus stop and shopping centre

Rent per month:

•           Single room: S$2500

•           2/3 bedded room: S$1500

Address: 7 Bassein Rd, Singapore 309837

Nearby Schools:

•           Sanyu Adventist School

•           Academies Australasia College

•           Garden primary school

•           Wise to primary school

•           Stalford Academy

Address: 78 Gilstead Road Singapore 309116

Contact: +65 6352 0580, + 65-97720291

E-mail:  sales@novenahall.com.sg

Source link: https://www.novenahall.com.sg/


15. Singapore Holland Village Homestay (SLVH): It is located at Willyn Ville Condo.

Facilities: Some of the many facilities offered to inmates at SLVH by the host Mrs Lau are:

a.         Meeting and greeting at airport arrivals.

b.         Twin-bedded rooms furnished with study tables, bed and wardrobe.

c.         Air-conditioned rooms

d.         Wi-fi connectivity

e.         Computer and 3 in 1 printer available

f.          Laundry services available

g.         3 nutritious meals per day.

h.         Tennis court, Swimming pool, gym and function room facility available.

Rent per month:

•           Double room: S$2000

•           Triple room: S$1900



Orientation package:

1. Pick-up Services

2. Completion Of Student Pass

3. Formalities (ICA)

4. Medical Check-up

5. Registration of Mobile Line

6. Opening a Bank Account

7. Student Contact Card

8. EZ-link card (Bus Card)


Individual Orientation Package:

EZ-link card (Stored value of $70)

Student Contact Card


Airport Pickup (Routine timings)


Airport Pickup (12 AM to 6 AM)



Address: Willyn Ville, 1 Holland Ave, Singapore 278965

Nearby Schools:

•           ACS International School

•           Nexus International School

•           Singapore Polytechnic

•           National University of Singapore

Address:  45 Jalan Hitam Manis s(278459)

Contact: +65-94555395

E-mail: MySgHome@singnet.com.sg

Source link: http://homestayathollandvillage.com.sg/


16. Singapore Tai KengVilla Homestay (STKVH): Another option for your child homestay in Eastern Singapore is STKVH. The host family is a Singaporean Chinese family living in a three-storeyed terrace house.


•           Warm, friendly and caring environment.

•           Focus a lot on values, conduct, and academic rigour.

•           Family speaks both in English as well as Mandarin.

•           Air-conditioned rooms

•           Study area & study tables

•           Spacious Living area

•           Exercise and activities area

•           WiFi internet

•           Nutritious meals

•           Daily housekeeping

•           Laundry

•           Monitoring of student’s academic progress

•           Guardianship services

•           Airport pickup and drop

Nearby MRT:

•           Bartley MRT

•           Tai Seng MRT

•           Serangoon MRT

•           Kovan MRT

Nearby Schools:

•           Paya Lebar Methodist Girls' School (primary)

•           Paya Lebar Methodist Girls' School (secondary)

•           Maris Stella High School

•           St. Gabriel's Secondary School

•           Bartley Secondary School

•           Zhonghua Secondary School

•           Yuying Secondary School

•           Cedar Girls' Secondary School

•           Peicai Secondary School

•           DPS International School

•           Stamford American International School


•           Single Room: S$1800 per month

•           Double Room: S$1450 per month

Address: 46 Jln Kelichap, Singapore 534270


17. Singapore GEM Homestay (GEM): The host family is very friendly and has plenty to offer to students it takes in as inmates.


•           Guardian services are available.

•           Large patio that can be used both for study as well as recreation.

•           Shopping mall, restaurants, clinics, shops, themes park, cinema, ATMs, bookshops, library located in the vicinity.

•           Sports centre in vicinity having facilities for playing badminton, tennis, volleyball

•           Near to the airport.

•           Swimming pools, jacuzzi, gym, BBQ pits, steam room

Nearby Schools:

•           Hai Sing Catholic School

•           Meridian Junior College

•           Oversea Family School

•           Temasek Polytechnic

•           The Japanese School Singapore

•           United World College of South East Asia

•           Singapore University of Technology and Design


•           Double room: S$1600

•           Single room: S$2500

Address: Watercolours, 23 Pasir Ris Link, Singapore 518169


18. Singapore Dream House Homestay: The host is a Singaporean Chinese lady having a wide experience in teaching English.


•           Comprehensive care and guidance.

•           Study table, wardrobe

•           Internet access

•           Air-conditioned rooms

•           Computer with Printer

•           Laundry

•           Nutritious meals

•           Private swimming pool, tennis court, gym, basket playground

•           Guardianship services


•           Single room: S$2500

•           Double room: S$1500

Address: 31 Jurong West Street 41, Singapore 649412

Nearby schools:

•           Rulang Primary School

•           Hong Kah Secondary School

•           Huayi Secondary School

•           Shuqun Primary School

•           Fuhua Secondary School

•           Canadian International School


19. Singapore Manis Homestay: If you are looking for guardianship services with an experienced host, SNH has it for the past 10 years.


•           Fully furnished air-conditioned spacious rooms

•           Healthy meals

•           Laundry service

•           Internet access

•           Personal guidance and counselling


•           Twin share: S$1750

•           Single room: S$2300 to S$2600

Address: 45 Jln Hitam Manis, Singapore 278459

Nearby schools:

•           National University of Singapore (NUS)

•           ACS International

•           Nexus International School

•           Singapore Polytechnic

•           MDIS

•           Global Indian International School

•           New Town Primary School


20. Singapore Herald Homestay (SHH): Another home away from home for international students in Singapore is SHH.


•           Conducive and homely environment

•           Air-conditioned rooms

•           Well-equipped with living necessities such as study table, chairs, storage bed, regularly cleaned beddings as well as suitable lightings.

•           Swimming pool, BBQ pit and gymnasium

•           Fully furnished with Smart TVs, comfy sofas, kitchen wares, storage spaces and cooking facilities.

•           Laundry services thrice a week.

•           Thrice a week housekeeping

•           High-speed internet access

•           Guardianship services


•           Twin-sharing female room (with attached bathroom) - $1500/month/student

•           Twin-sharing male room (common bathroom) - $1500/month/student

•           Triple-sharing (male) room (with attached bathroom) - $1400/month/student

•           Triple-sharing (female) room (with attached bathroom) - $1400/month/student

•           Triple-sharing male room (common bathroom) - $1400/month/student

Address: 1 Paya Lebar Walk, Singapore 535926

Nearby schools:

•           Dimensions International College

•           Hillside World Academy

•           Stamford American International School

•           Australian International School

•           SSTC

•           Maris Stella High School

Contact: +65 9178 0254

E-mail: hello@heraldhomestay.com

Source link: https://www.heraldhomestay.com/

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Ben Sen has also been running Tutor City, a leading home tuition agency in Singapore since 2010.