Wedding Ang Pow Guide Singapore 2018: How Much To Give Out (Updated)

Wedding Ang Pow Guide Singapore 2018: How Much To Give Out (Updated)

You don’t want to commit a faux pas when it comes to wedding ang pows.

Whether we like it or not, giving out ang pows for weddings is a huge part of our culture. To be sure how much to be giving out, check out our Wedding Ang Pow Guide Singapore 2018.

Typically how one would calculate wedding ang bao amount is to take the total cost per table and then divide by the number of the pax per table.

There are a few factors that can affect how much you give out in an ang pow:

1. Location of the wedding

2. How close you are to the bride or groom

3. Whether the wedding is on a weekday or weekend

4. If the wedding is a sit down banquet dinner or casual buffet style

5. If you are attending both the morning and evening ceremony or just one.

wedding ang pow guide singapore 2018

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Do note that this is just a guide and the ranges provided are suggested. There are no hard or fast rules when it comes to wedding ang pows.

But in case you need a little help, here’s the Wedding Ang Pow Guide Singapore 2018 guide for your reference:

wedding ang pow guide singapore 2018

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Wedding Ang Pow Singapore 2018

Location of the wedding Acquaintance/Distant Relative (Dinner only) Close Friend/Relative
CHIJMES $188 onwards $238 onwards
Amara Sanctuary Resort Sentosa $200 onwards $250 onwards
Fairmont Swissotel $228 onwards $288 onwards
Goodwood Park Hotel $198 onwards $248 onwards
Hilton Singapore $168 onwards $200 onwards
Marina Mandarin Hotel $150 onwards $200 onwards
ONE°15 Marina Club $122 onwards $150 onwards
Orchid Country Club $108 onwards $150 onwards
Blossom Garden Restaurant $88 onwards $100 onwards
The Clifford Pier @ The Fullerton Bay Hotel $300 onwards $350 onwards
The Fullerton Hotel $200 onwards $250 onwards
St. Regis Singapore $250 onwards $300 onwards
Tung Lok Seafood $70 onwards $100 onwards
W Singapore – Sentosa Cove $128 onwards $178 onwards
Capella Singapore $228 onwards $328 onwards
Equarius Hotel, Sentosa $158 onwards $258 onwards
Yan Restaurant $138 onwards $188 onwards
Temasek Club $100 onwards $150 onwards
Sofitel Singapore $188 onwards $288 onwards
Peony Jade $150 onwards $250 onwards

Source: Wedding Ang Bao

At the end of the day, attending a wedding should be about celebrating the couple and not calculating to the last cent on how much to give the newlyweds.

Of course, you would like to wish the couple well with monetary blessings, but no couple should rely on ang pow money to fund their wedding.

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