Who’s it suitable for?
City View @ Boon Keng is a perfect choice if you are looking for:
- Public housing in Kallang with lots of greenery
- Loads of amenities within walking distance
- Quick access to MRT stations (Boon Keng and Bendemeer)
- HDB flats near Kallang BTO November 2022
City View @ Boon Keng is within short walking distance of two MRT stations, Boon Keng and Bendemeer. Boon Keng MRT Station along the North East Line (NEL) is 150 metres away via a sheltered walkway, while Bendemeer MRT Station along the Downtown Line (DTL) is 300 metres away.
Residents will also benefit from several interchange stations around City View HDB, such as Dhoby Ghaut MRT Station, where NEL links to the Circle Line (CCL) and North-South Line (NSL). Paya Lebar Station is also an interchange connecting the CCL to the East-West Line (EWL).
As for drivers, City View @ Boon Keng is accessible via the nearby Central Expressway (CTE) and Pan Island Expressway (PIE). Major roads surrounding the development, such as Serangoon Road and Bendemeer Road, also grant easy access to any other part of Singapore.
Driving to the Central Business District (CBD) takes around 10 minutes, while Changi International Airport is a 17-minute drive away.
Located along Boon Keng Road, City View @ Boon Keng provides convenience where everything you need is within easy reach. You can indulge in food, and retail therapies as the slew of amenities is just a stone’s throw away from the HDB complex. City View is also close to the Kallang River, so that you might get a nice view of water and greenery from your window.
Infrastructure improvements create a more seamless walking and cycling experience along the Kallang River, bridging neighbourhoods from one to another. With the November BTO 2022 launched, the Kallang neighbourhood is set to get many makeovers soon.
Shopping Malls Near City View @ Boon Keng
Shopping will undoubtedly become super easy for residents of City View @ Boon Keng. While the Bendemeer Shopping Mall is just across the street from home, you might want to walk down to the nearby City Square Mall. It is where over 700,000 sq ft of exciting shops, restaurants and even a Cineplex beckon await you!
City Square Mall has a hypermarket, speciality shops, boutiques, cafes, and shops dedicated to beauty, health, travel and household needs. Moreover, you can also find other kinds of shopping experiences nearby. For example, your journey in search of fine textiles and fabric might take its end at Kampong Glam Arab Street, just a few stops away from Bendemeer MRT Station.
Hawker Centres Near City View @ Boon Keng
Fair to say that you will never run out of food options around City View. Within a 2-kilometre radius of the HDB complex, at least 6 hawker centres offer delicious food at affordable prices. Some say it is quite a haven for food lovers!
Whampoa Makan Place is one of the popular hawker centres close to City View @ Boon Keng. You can find various kinds of meals for breakfast and lunch at Block 91, and when it is dinner time, head to Block 90!
You can find Huat Heng Fried Oyster there, a very popular orh luak stall in Singapore.
Do not miss other popular stalls at Whampoa Makan Place, such as Balestier Road Hoover Rojak, Liang Zhao Ji Duck Rice, Hi Leskmi Nasi Lemak, and Rabiah Muslim Food.
Schools Near City View @ Boon Keng
Various schools are available within the vicinity to cater to children's educational needs. The closest school to City View is Bendemeer Primary School, just 600 metres away. Bendemeer Secondary School, Hong Wen School, Northlight School, Stamford Primary School, Farrer Park Primary School, and several other schools can also be found within a 2-kilometre radius of City View @ Boon Keng.
Libraries Near City View @ Boon Keng
Residents who frequent libraries would enjoy The National Library nearby. The National Library, which also goes by the name Lee Kong Chian Reference Library, occupies a floor area of 60,000 square metres within seven floors at 100 Victoria Street.
The library is named after Dr Lee Kong Chian, in honour of the Lee Foundation's S$60 million donations. It aims to be the premier resource for works on or about Singapore and the region for local and overseas researchers and academics.
Parks Near City View @ Boon Keng
Kallang Riverside Park is a star destination for any water sports enthusiasts, and it is located a short drive away from City View! With its fitness equipment, jogging and cycling tracks, and water sports facilities, Kallang Riverside Park offers fun on land and in water.
Moreover, the park is a good place for birdwatching activities. With various species of birds in the area, you should keep an eye out for little egrets and grey herons – especially in the migratory season from September to March.
You can also find the popular Fort Canning Park nearby. Featuring 9 historic gardens, it is a place to go for history buffs. Whether you are drawn by the park’s ancient artefacts and rich heritage or simply its tranquillity, this hilltop park offers something for the whole family!
Sports Centres Near City View @ Boon Keng
Good news for sports enthusiasts! Jalan Besar Stadium is located only 800 metres from City View HDB. The stadium is part of the Jalan Besar Sports and Recreation Centre, a community sports facility that includes the stadium and a swimming complex. Farrer Park ActiveSG Field and St Wilfred ActiveSG Sports Centre are other sports facilities within a kilometre radius of City View @ Boon Keng.
Places of Worship Near City View @ Boon Keng
Sultan Mosque in the historic Kampong Glam is just a short drive from City View HDB. The mosque is one of Singapore’s most impressive places of worship, with its massive golden domes and prayer hall. Check out the night market during Ramadan for its many great food stalls!
In the vicinity of Kampong Glam and Little India, you can find mosques and temples dotting the area near City View. Several churches, such as Holy Trinity Church, are also nearby.
Hospitals Near City View @ Boon Keng
For healthcare, City View residents can head to nearby Raffles Hospital. It provides specialist services combined with some of the most advanced medical technology to cater to the needs of the patients. Located about a kilometre away, rest assured that the hospital can be counted on in times of emergencies. The hospital runs under the Raffles Medical Group, a leading private healthcare provider in Singapore and South-East Asia.
However, suppose you prefer smaller medical facilities to treat your condition; several clinics are within a short distance from City View @ Boon Keng. These include 18 Clinic (300m) and Tan Teoh Clinic & Surgery (450m).