Last-minute gift delivery ideas in Singapore you wish you knew earlier

If you are reading this article, chances are, you’re in desperate need of a thoughtful last-minute gift for your special someone — perhaps a birthday surprise for a close relative, an anniversary gift for your girlfriend, or a congratulatory gift for your best friend’s promotion. 

You may have been so busy lately with work (or life!), that you forget to plan your surprise gift. No worries friends, desperate time does not have to call for desperate measures. Try out these amazing last-minute gift ideas that offer same-day and next-day delivery in Singapore — specially curated for a delightful gift receiving an experience that doesn’t scream “Sorry, I forgot”. Even better, all of these are online gifting options that can be easily ordered in just a couple of minutes from wherever you are. 

Now that your worries are gone, let’s dive into these wonderful last-minute gift ideas — fresh flower bouquets, cakes, customisable gift boxes, cheese platters, and more. They will surely bring a smile to your loved one — Psst, you might even want to order some for yourself afterward, but it’ll be a secret between us.

Flower Delivery

Anything can be delivered in this day and age, yes, even fresh, beautiful flowers. Most online florists in Singapore offer same-day and next-day delivery catering to a wide range of budgets and variety. Whether you’re on a budget or looking for something more premium, you’re spoilt for choices. 

From established florists like Far East Flora, XpressFlowers, and Ferns N Petals, to newer names like The Enchanted Tree or This Humid House, there are many well-known flower delivery services to choose from. 

For best value flower delivery choices, our top 5 go-to places are The Enchanted Tree, The Bloom Box, Floraison Studio, Urban Meadows, and Windflower Florist — offering not only fast delivery service and affordability but also gorgeous, modern flower arrangements. 

Cake, Snacks & Treats Delivery

Here’s a fact — no one would say “No” to good food, especially if it’s a gift. When it’s the last minute and you just can’t think of anything else, send a treat their way. Whether it’s a delicious cake, an artisanal cheese platter, a vegan snack box, or a gourmet chocolate gift set — these will surely make tasty surprises and guarantee happiness. 

#1 Gift Artisanal Cheese Platters from Cheeselads

Started out as a three-man startup, Cheeselads has become a truly spectacular shop with only one goal in mind — bringing artisanal cheese to people who are not so familiar with them.

Sticking to that quest, the Cheeselads’ Standard Platter offers three types of artisanal cheeses that change periodically and are beautifully packaged along with fresh fruits, nuts, and house-made dips and crackers. This cheese-tasting experience in the comfort of their home will definitely put a smile on their face. 

Cheeselads offers next-day delivery with a delivery fee of $15 (+$5 Sentosa surcharge). The cut-off time for next day delivery is 2 pm the day before. 

#2 Gift Vegan Snack Box from GiftGood

It can be difficult to shop goodies for a vegan-friendly friend or work buddy. Knowing this, GiftGood curates the perfect gift box that would make a no-brainer last-minute gift for the vegan in your life. 

In this Vegan Snack Gift Box, you can find a tasty combo of vegan snacks and treats featuring nuts, popcorn, and chocolates. The curation is regularly refreshed with new arrivals to keep things exciting too.  

GiftGood offers same-day delivery with a delivery fee of $10 for orders below $75, and free delivery for orders from $75 or more. The cut-off time for same-day delivery is 11 am.

#3 Send Artisanal Chocolate Gift Box from GiftGood

Are they chocolate lovers who are up for a chocolate adventure? GiftGood’s Artisanal Chocolate Gift Box is a gem of a gift, curated for the chocoholics. 

In this Artisanal Chocolate Gift Box, you can expect a delicious collection of unique chocolate and chocolate snacks from up-and-coming chocolate makers from Southeast Asia and beyond such as Marou Chocolate, Fossa Chocolate, Krakakoa, Hip Chocolate, and Love Cocoa. This curated gift set is regularly refreshed with new chocolate picks to keep things tasty and fresh for your loved ones.

GiftGood offers same-day delivery with a delivery fee of $10 for orders below $75, and free delivery for orders from $75 or more. The cut-off time for same-day delivery is 11 am.

#4 Get A Classic Mao Shan Wang Durian Cake Delivered by The Durian Bakery

A light and fluffy vanilla sponge, infused with The Durian Bakery’s very own MSW SilkyGold Durian Puree made of 100% Grade A Mao Shang Wang durian, this Durian Cake will deliver the craving fix for anyone, durian lovers or not. 

The Durian Bakery offers same-day islandwide delivery with a delivery fee of $10 for the 4-hour slot. You can enjoy free same-day 4-hour delivery when spending $100 and above. The cut-off time for same-day delivery is 5:30 pm.

#5 Get Whole Cake, Cookies, or A Box of Tart Delivered by Zee & Elle

Whether it’s a birthday celebration or just because surprise, Zee & Elle offers a range of sweet treats you can send straight to your loved one’s doorstep — from beautifully designed whole cakes to cookies and tarts. 

Zee & Elle offers same-day and next-day delivery with a delivery fee varying depending on the distance. Enjoy free delivery for orders from $150 or more. 

Drink Delivery

#6 Send A Craft Beer Beginner’s Kit from Thirsty Beer Shop

For the alcohol enthusiasts, or even someone who hasn’t tried out alcohol before, the Craft Beer Beginner’s Kit from Thirsty isn’t just about drinking, it’s also about the fun of trying out 7 different types of craft beers — Lager, Wheat, Pale, IPA, Dark, Belgian, and Sour

Thirsty Beer Shop also offers multiple types of alcohol including normal beers, wines, hard soda, and ciders that can be delivered same-day all around Singapore.

Thirsty Beer Shop offers same-day and next-day delivery with a delivery fee of $10 for orders below $59. Enjoy free delivery when you spend $59 and above. The cut-off time for same-day delivery is 4 pm.

#7 Surprise them with a Mixed Case of 6 Red Wines Bottles from Vinomofo

Referring to themselves as “the ‘fo,” Vinamofo not only sells wine, but customers can also get personalised wine recommendations from Vinomofo's go-to wine experts.

This specific lineup contains what they called “Best in Class of the wine world,” and should be suitable for everyone. Newly pursuers of the wine world will find these bottles easy to drink, while the more experienced will surely appreciate the intricate flavour profiles.

Vinomofo charges a $5 flat delivery fee for orders below $200 and shipping is free when you spend $200 or more. If you order before 2 pm, your recipient will receive their wines in 1-2 days. Delivery is available only from Tuesday - Saturday, and excluding Public Holidays.

#8 Get an Indulge At Home Cocktail Gift Set Delivered from Atlas Bar

Celebrated as one of the best bars in Asia (or the world for that matter), there’d be no better name to trust with your concoction surprise delivery. 

In this Indulge Cocktail Gift Set, expect an exceptional cocktail experience to enjoy from the comfort of their home — 2 bottles of cocktails, a pair of rock glasses, and even fresh garnish. You can also top up a little more to add a gift box and your very own message. 

Atlas Bar offers same-day delivery from Tuesday - Saturday at a flat rate of $20 for orders below $250. Enjoy free delivery when you spend $250 or more. The cut-off time for same-day delivery is 2 pm.

Customisable Gift Box Delivery

#9 Build Your Own Gift Box

Send last-minute, cool gift boxes like a pro with our Build Your Good Box. You can customise your own gift box filled with things they love — from keepsakes like drinkware, upcycled & recycled bags, and stationery, to tasty snacks, gourmet chocolates, and delicious drinks. 

Expect unique and quality gifts from up-and-coming local and international brands such as Fossa Chocolate, MIRA, Oasis: Beauty Kitchen, Handmade Heroes, SOL Cup, To Be Calm, Marou Chocolate, and more.

The best part is that you have full flexibility to curate a gift box within your preferred budget — big or small, it’s the thought that counts. 

GiftGood offers same-day delivery with a delivery fee of $10 for orders below $75, and free delivery for orders from $75 or more. The cut-off time for same-day delivery is 11 am.

Need help with picking a gift?

Whether it’s a birthday surprise gift, get well soon care package, or welcoming kit for a new team member, browse our curated gift collection — handpicked by our team of gifting experts for all life’s occasions. Simply add your message and hit send!