Who’s it suitable for?
Creston Residences is a perfect choice for those who are looking for:
- A freehold condominium in Marine Parade
- Exclusive low-density development (60 units)
- Easy access to public transport
- Reputable school options nearby
Having relatively high levels of accessibility is one of Creston Residences’s strongest selling points. There are a lot of bus stations located within the vicinity of the development. The nearest one is located right outside the development, offering routes straight to the nearest MRT – Marine Parade MRT Station.
Marine Parade MRT Station is a part of the Stage 4 addition to the Thomson-East Coast Line (TEL) alongside Tanjong Katong and Marine Terrace MRT stations. Marine Parade MRT Station is a few stops from Marina Bay, where you can access the Circle Line (CCL) and North-South Line (NSL).
Situated next to the intersection of Still Road and East Coast Road, Creston Residences’s location also offers quick access to the East Coast Parkway Expressway (ECP) highway and Nicoll Highway allowing residents to get to the city or the airport in minutes.
Creston Residences is located in an upscale residential enclave that’s famous for its good food, recreational options and close proximity to the city centre. Surrounded by top local schools and a gourmet-rich paradise at its doorstep, the Creston Residences condo is sure to be highly coveted by all who value convenience and the prestige of living within one of Singapore’s most expensive districts.
Schools near Creston Residences
Creston Residences condominium may be ideal for growing families to live in because it is located close to a number of schools in the area. Especially for the primary level, the schools nearby include some of the popular ones in Singapore, such as Tao Nan and Ngee Ann Primary. Here is the list of primary schools within a 1-2 km radius of Creston Residences:
- CHIJ Katong Primary
- Haig Girls' School
- Tanjong Katong Primary School
- Tao Nan School
- Ngee Ann Primary School
- St. Stephen's School
Shopping malls near Creston Residences
Other than a myriad of retail therapy offered at the surrounding shopping malls such as Katong Shopping Centre, I12 Katong, and Katong V, residents of Creston Residences can also get to the nearby Parkway Parade. It is one of the largest suburban shopping malls in the East, and it is located just a short drive away from Creston Residences condominium.
The seven-storey Parkway Parade has over 250 stores to cater to your needs. Several major tenants, such as Best Denki, FairPrice Xtra, Food Republic, Harvey Norman Superstore, and Cathay Cineplex can be found here.
Here is a list of shopping malls in Katong and Marine Parade areas near Creston Residences:
- Katong Shopping Centre
- Katong V
- Katong Point
- Katong Plaza
- Roxy Square
- I12 Katong
- Katong Square
- Parkway Parade
Hawker centres near Creston Residences
In addition to the many eateries and restaurants located along East Coast Road, Tanjong Katong Road, Joo Chiat Road and Marine Parade Road, residents can also head down to some hawker centres such as Marine Parade Central for some finger-licking local favourites.
One of the famous stalls in Marine Parade Central Market and Food Centre is Kun Ji Duck Rice and Porridge, which serves succulent braised duck. D'Authentic Nasi Lemak, Apollo Fresh Cockle Fried Kway Teow, and Tian Kee Carrot Cake are several others that are worth queuing for.
There is still a lot to explore when it comes to food for Creston Residences’s residents. East Coast Lagoon Food Village, one of many favourite food centres in Singapore, is only a short drive from the condominium project. Here is a list of hawker centres near Creston Residences:
- Dunman Food Centre
- Haig Road Market & Food Centre
- Marine Parade Central Market & Food Centre
- Geylang Serai Market and Food Centre
Parks near Creston Residences
Staying in Creston Residences means you get to live so close to the famous East Coast Park. With so many attractions packed into this 15-kilometre stretch of beaches, you will never run out of recreational things to do!
The areas near the Lagoon and opposite Parkway Parade might offer you the best sand-filled attractions kids can enjoy. There are even sand castle building materials for rent if you forget to bring one. The flat terrain of the park also makes it ideal for cycling. It is fair to say that there is something for everyone.
While a picnic under the coconut tree is always a nice thing to have, you might want to do something with more adrenaline. If so, try the watersport! Aloha Sea Sports Centre, located near The Lagoon, offers windsurfing and stand-up paddling (SUP) courses from beginner to advanced levels. They have all the equipment rental, so all you need to do is simply show up!
However, if you prefer smaller and quieter neighbourhood parks than a big one, here is a list of nearby parks located within a kilometre radius of Creston Residences:
- Haig Walk Extension
- Ceylon Road Interim Park
- Koon Seng Pak
- Carpmael Park
Libraries near Creston Residences
Marine Parade Public Library is located approximately 1.5 kilometres from Creston Residences condominium. Located within the Marine Parade Community Building, the library shares its location with two other institutions, the Marine Parade Community Club and The Necessary Stage, a non-profit theatre company.
With a collection of 214,000 items, the Marine Parade Public Library has to be a regular place to visit for book lovers in the entire East Coast area. Popular fiction, magazines, award-winning books for children and health/lifestyle reads are among the favourites. Having the library so close to home is such a blessing for people who cannot get enough of reading and learning new things!
Places of worship near Creston Residences
Within a two-kilometre radius, you can find churches, mosques, and Buddhist and Hindu temples serving the community around Katong and Marine Parade. One of the nearby churches, the Church of Singapore established in 1963, has over 4,000 members worshipping in 15 different weekly services.
Here is a list of places of worship near Creston Residences:
- Bethesda Katong Church
- Cornerstone Community Church
- Maranatha Seventh-day Adventist Church
- St Hilda's Church
- Sri Senpaga Vinayagar Temple
- Toong Chai Presbyterian Church
- Buddhasantidhamma Temple
- Bethany Emmanuel Church
- Church of Singapore
- Masjid Taha
- Kuan Im Kuan Ti Kong Temple
- Xiang Lian Si
- BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir
- Tioh Hin Cho Temple
Hospitals near Creston Residences
Located a short drive away, Parkway East Hospital is open 24 hours a day, providing general and acute care, as well as a comprehensive range of clinical specialities and subspecialties. The 143-bed private healthcare facility can accommodate any of your medical needs. However, if you prefer nearer healthcare facilities, here is a list of medical clinics within walking distance from Creston Residences:
- Chan Family Clinic
- Katong Family Clinic
- Hong Kong Clinic