Discovering the Best of Both Worlds at Sims Urban Oasis
We all know the Aljunied area to be a bustling neighbourhood with a raffish charm, and a go-to place for local delights such as durians and hawker fare. Being one of the older public housing estates in Singapore, Aljunied is also a place of rich heritage.
But that’s not all. Residents at Sims Urban Oasis will be able to enjoy both the old and the new, being at the heart of all up-and-coming plans like the development of Paya Lebar Quarter and the revamping of the Kampong Bugis area. With all these plans in store, Aljunied is going to become an attractive estate area to settle down in, even for younger families.
Sweat It Out and
Be Close to Nature
Currently, a plethora of sports and recreation options are available for residents at Sims Urban Oasis. Embark on a leisurely run or a short cycling trip to the nearby Pelton Canal Park Connector (a 15-minute walk away). With a wide, spacious track along the park for both joggers and cyclists, achieving a healthy lifestyle with your family has never been easier.
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Here’s a call for enthusiasts of nature and sports to rejoice: a variety of new and up-and-coming facilities await you.
Looking for a place for family-friendly bonding? At the Singapore Sports Hub (a 6 minute drive away), the choices are endless. Aquatic programmes, kayaking lessons, Zumba sessions, stellar gym facilities, rock-climbing, volleyball courts and outdoor water play areas - you won’t know where to begin!
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Furthermore, as plans to redevelop the existing Kallang Riverside Park materialise, the place will be transformed into a clean, green space right by the sparkling waterfront, only a 10 minutes drive away from Sims Urban Oasis. Yet another place for you and your family to get some fresh air and bask in the beauty of nature!
Retail Therapy & Entertainment Made Easy
Take full advantage of the extensive amenities available for residents around the Aljunied area. With existing malls like One KM, Paya Lebar Square and Kallang Wave Mall all within close proximity of Sims Urban Oasis, families can shop till they drop with no regrets. Alternatively, catch the latest blockbuster film with your family at the newly revamped SingPost Centre (1 MRT stop away) or Filmgarde Cineplex at Bugis+ (3 MRT stops away).
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As plans to grow the Paya Lebar area into a major commercial hub come to fruition, you can look forward to even more retail options, including the implementation of the Plaza at Paya Lebar Quarter, a public space that is perfect for events, pop-up stores and exhibitions. You can anticipate a place that is sure to be lively and abuzz with commotion, where there is everything you need!
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A Foodie's Haven
Tuck into a sumptuous tze char meal or a mouth-watering plate of Nasi Lemak at various hawker centres near to Sims Urban Oasis. Famed hawker centres like the Old Airport Road Hawker Centre and the Sims Vista Market and Food Centre are located nearby, ensuring that you can satisfy your cravings at any time of the day.
Even better, follow the strong aroma of durian as it wafts into the air and find yourself at multiple stalls selling good quality D24 and Mao Shan Wang durians along Sims Avenue and Geylang Rd!
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If you’re feeling up for something slightly more fancy, the various cafes around Aljunied area will soon be your go-to spots.
Take for instance Builders At Sims. Highly accessible (only 2 minutes away) from Sims Urban Oasis, it offers French-inspired dishes such as their tender Beef Cheek and must-try Chilli Crab Pasta. So delicious!
Another sweet spot? Nom Bistro & Bakery, located a 7 minutes drive and 15 minutes walk away from Sims Urban Oasis. It offers inexpensive yet highly Instagrammable desserts and yummy Western cuisine.
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Growing with Aljunied
Families who want the best for their children will be pleased with the variety of stellar opportunities for the growth and development of their child. Parents can rest assured, as staying within the vicinity of premier schools such as EtonHouse, Geylang Methodist School and James Cook University paves the way for quality education.
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By 2020, Nexus International School Singapore will also unveil its new campus adjacent to Sims Urban Oasis, ensuring that education opportunities are abundant and conducive for everyone’s learning, including international students.
Being at the forefront of this transformation of the beautiful and charming Aljunied neighbourhood into an inclusive environment with brand new and upgraded elements, it is no wonder that Sims Urban Oasis is a top choice for investors and families alike.
Be a part of this exciting movement to rejuvenate the Aljunied area!