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8 Exciting Places to check out around Sims Drive this weekend

Sims Urban Oasis’ location is at the heart of many fun activities that you and your loved ones can revel in. Be it shopping, exercising, relaxing or even indulging in a hearty meal, you can be sure that both you and your family can play well and enjoy a fulfilling day out with these attractions found in the vicinity. Check out these 8 exciting places, all within 10 minutes drive from Sims Urban Oasis!

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Photo Credit: Climb Central

Fancy a fun-filled day out on ice?

Kallang Ice World at Leisure Park Kallang offers a memorable skating experience as it is constructed to match competition standards with superior ice surface and quality finishes. They offer comprehensive ice-skating courses for all competency levels.

5 Stadium Walk, Singapore 397693.
Sunday - Thursday: 10:00am to 10:00pm.
Saturday, Sunday, & eve of Public Holidays: 10:00am to 12:00 midnight.
Public Holidays: 9:00am to 10:00pm.


Always wanted to try rock climbing but don’t know where to start?

Popular with climbing enthusiasts, Climb Central has the highest indoor climbing walls in Singapore at 16m tall. The facility welcomes visitors as young as five but don’t worry, safety briefings are held every 15 minutes for beginners to learn basic climbing skills.

#B1-01 Kallang Wave Mall 1 Stadium Place, Singapore 397628.
Monday - Friday: 11:00 am to 11:00 pm.
Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays: 9:00 am to 9:00 pm.


Paddle at Kallang Basin

While basking in the picturesque city skyline of the Singapore Flyer and National Stadium. The Water Sports Center at the Sports Hub Singapore provides an immersive water sports experience for public and offers walk-in rentals of water vehicles such as kayaks.

8 Stadium Walk, Singapore 397699.
Boat rental hours: Monday - Sunday 7:00am to 7:00pm.


Need to scratch that shopping itch?

One KM Mall in Paya Lebar houses local fashion boutiques such as Sianeder and well known global brands Uniqlo and Esprit, offering a variety of brands and styles for shopaholics..

11 Tanjong Katong Road, Singapore 437157.
Monday - Sunday 10:30am to 9:30pm.

Kin Kin Chilli Pan Mee – Photo Credit: Daniel Food Diary


Craving some local delights for lunch?

They are a familiar place we always return to for our favourite pastime - eating! Luckily for those living in the area, the Sims Vista Market and Food Centre serves up a wide variety of delicious hawker food. Popular favourites include the Hollywood Braised Duck Rice and the Mushroom Soon Kueh. Do check out the many delectable options available there!

49 Sims Place, Singapore 380049.
Tuesday - Sunday 6:00am to 4:00pm.
Closed on Monday


Getting the munchies at MacPherson Road?

Fret not! If you’ve never tried the famous dry ban mian in Kuala Lumpur, Kin Kin Chilli Pan Mee Singapore is the local offshoot of the famous Malaysian stall, which has quickly become a cult favourite. Other than their Signature Dry Chilli Pan Mee ($5), their menu also includes other less commonly seen variants, such as Sea Asparagus Pan Mee and Clam Pan Mee ($8 each). Further down the road is Boon Tong Kee, famous for what some say is the best chicken rice in Singapore. Indulge in their much-lauded Signature Boiled Chicken and relish the succulent yet tender

Kin Kin Chilli Pan Mee: 534 MacPherson Road, Singapore 368220.
Monday - Sunday 11:00am to 8:00pm.

Boon Tong Kee (MacPherson branch): 470 /472 MacPherson Road, Singapore 368188.
Monday - Sunday: 11:00am to 2:30pm, 5:15pm to 9:40pm.


Chill out with aromatic coffee and hearty sandwiches at Brawn & Brains.

Away from the hustle and bustle of city life, this great little cafe embraces the cheery light of the sun through its glass doors, creating a truly relaxing atmosphere for its patrons. Smoked salmon and avocado on brioche, anyone?

100 Guillemard Road, #01-02, 399718.
Tuesday - Friday: 9:00am to 7:00pm.
Saturdays, Sundays & Public Holidays: 9:30am to 7:00pm.
Closed on Mondays.


Feel like indulging in a round of drinks?

With a locally-inspired food menu, five varieties of craft beer and an alcohol selection sourced from all over the world, The Tuckshop is one of the many hipster joints that is making the historic Geylang, cool again. Blending nostalgia with a contemporary setting, this cafe/bar provides a casual, relaxed hangout space that you won’t want to miss out on.

403 Guillemard Road, Singapore 399795.
Monday - Friday: 5:00pm to 12:00 midnight,
Saturday & Sunday: 11:00am to 12:00 midnight.


Reinvent your lifestyle and choose a great place to invest and live in! Visit Sims Urban Oasis now at our sales gallery at the junction of Sims Drive and Aljunied Road. Open daily from 10am to 7pm.

Call 6225 9000 or visit for more information.