Who’s it suitable for?
SkyResidence @ Dawson is perfect for those who look for:
- Premium HDB flats with flexible layouts (2-, 3-, 4- and 5-room flats)
- Convenience in a centrally located area
- Numerous schools nearby
- Proximity to Queenstown MRT Station
Queenstown MRT Station is around a 10-minute walk from SkyResidence @ Dawson. Queenstown MRT serves the East-West Line (EWL) and is 2 stops from Buona Vista MRT station, which links to the Circle Line (CCL).
On top of that, commuters can seamlessly hop on the North-East Line (NEL) as well via Outram Park which is 3 stops in the opposite direction. Alternatively, various bus services are available along Margaret Drive, just outside the HDB complex.
As for drivers, SkyResidence is conveniently located near major roads and expressways. Queensway and Ayer Rajah Expressway (AYE) guarantee quick access throughout Singapore. Professionals working in the CBD area can expect no more than 15 minutes drive via Alexandra Road, and those who wish to visit Orchard Road Shopping District can take a 10-minute drive via Grange Road.
Amid the open green space within SkyResidence, residents will find various recreational facilities such as playgrounds, adult and elderly fitness stations, as well as a jogging track. Many other facilities in the development provide daily conveniences, such as shops and a childcare centre.
Located along Margaret Drive, SkyResidence @ Dawson is just opposite Queenstown Public Library. Book lovers who frequent libraries would be so glad to find their place just across the road. On top of that, SkyResidence @ Dawson is located near Queenstown Community Centre and Leng Kee Community Club.
Shopping Centres Near SkyResidence @ Dawson
One of the largest supermarket chains in Singapore, Sheng Siong Supermarket, is located right next to SkyResidence @ Dawson. Residents can get their groceries and daily necessities here if they can’t find them at the shops downstairs.
One can also head to Dawson Place along Alexandra Road, approximately a kilometre from SkyResidence. Dawson Place is a one-stop shopping centre with over 30 shops, including a supermarket, food court, medical clinic, and beauty salon.
If you are looking for more options in retail and fashion, several shopping malls near SkyResidence @ Dawson can be a good place to go. Anchorpoint Shopping Centre, for example, offers many fashion outlets such as Giordano and Charles & Keith.
Situated just across Anchorpoint are Alexandra Central Mall and IKEA, other destinations that allow you to choose from a wide selection of gourmet food, fashion, and interior design products. Do check the respective websites for the latest updates on the stores in these shopping centres!
Hawker Centres Near SkyResidence @ Dawson
Food lovers would be thrilled to have at least 7 hawker centres within a 2-kilometre radius of SkyResidence Dawson. The new Margaret Drive Hawker Centre is only 500 metres away, and it has two storeys of delicious eats – some of which are from the now-defunct Tanglin Halt Food Centre. Hakka Thunder Tea Rice is one of the most popular stalls, judging by their long queue. Make sure to stop by when you’re visiting!
Schools Near SkyResidence @ Dawson
There are at least 4 primary schools to ballot from, including New Town Primary School, Queenstown Primary School, Fairfield Methodist School, and Gan Eng Seng Primary School. A number of secondary schools, such as Queensway Secondary School, are also available around the HDB complex.
Parks Near SkyResidence @ Dawson
Although you already have the sky garden and community garden within the development, consider going to Alexandra Canal Linear Park for a walk. Built on top of a covered canal, Alexandra Canal Linear Park is a unique park connector linking Commonwealth Ave to Tanglin Road.
Besides offering seamless connectivity, Alexandra Canal Linear Park features a vast array of fitness and play equipment for all ages, providing endless fun for the young and old. Avid skaters can also look forward to challenging themselves at the skate corner, which includes ramps and railings.
Sports Centres Near SkyResidence @ Dawson
Located 500 metres from SkyResidence, Queenstown Sports Centre is popular because of its diving pools – the swimming complex has been an attraction for locals and expatriates alike. Other than the swimming complex, there is also a stadium with a capacity of 3,800 people. Queenstown Sports Centre is also well-known for its unique architecture that gives you an elevated view of its surrounding.
Places of Worship Near SkyResidence @ Dawson
It is quite easy to find a place of worship around SkyResidence @ Dawson. Churches, mosques, and temples, including Buddhist, Taoist, and Hindu temples, are within a 2-kilometre radius of the HDB complex. The nearest is Queenstown Baptist Church, which has been serving the community since the 1950s. It is a family church with services intended for children, adults, and the elderly.
Here is a list of places of worship near SkyResidence
- Queenstown Baptist Church
- Church of the Good Shepherd
- Masjid Mujahidin
- Tiong Ghee Temple
- Kwan Yam Theng Buddist Temple
- Masjid Jamek Queenstown
- Sri Muneeswaran Temple
- Church of God Singapore
- Immanuel Christian Church
- Lin Shan Temple
- Grace Assembly of God Tanglin
- Masjid Hang Jebat
Hospitals Near SkyResidence @ Dawson
Alexandra Hospital is situated a 7-minute drive from SkyResidence @ Dawson. It is a full-facility hospital that is open 24 hours a day with a capacity of 326 beds. It is also the first integrated General Hospital in Singapore, so you can expect one-stop comprehensive medical care from acute, and subacute to rehabilitative settings in Alexandra Hospital.
Suppose you prefer smaller medical facilities to treat your condition, several clinics around SkyResidence can be an option – Dawson Medical Clinic (700m) is the nearest one.