Who’s it suitable for?
Toa Payoh Apex HDB (MOP 2023) is a perfect choice if you are looking for:
- Resale HDB flats in Toa Payoh
- Abundant greenery nearby
- Numerous top schools around the development
- Proximity to Toa Payoh MRT Station
The development is situated along Toa Payoh East near Toa Payoh MRT Station and Bus Interchange. Serving the North-South Line (NSL), Toa Payoh MRT is only a few stops away from interchanges like Dhoby Ghaut and Orchard. Regarding bus connectivity, the bus stop outside connects residents to the Kallang area and Changi Village. As for the residents who prefer to drive, Toa Payoh Apex has quick access to the PIE, CTE, KPE, and the upcoming North-South Expressway (NSE).
Amenities within the Toa Payoh area are a boastful offering, and residents can access numerous lifestyle and recreational options in the area. Residents looking to break up a sweat can do so at Toa Payoh Swimming Complex or at the Toa Payoh Stadium. The SAFRA clubhouse also offers some class bonding options like bowling. As for people who are into football, there are many football courts too around Toa Payoh Apex.
Schools Near Toa Payoh Apex
Toa Payoh Apex is near popular schools like Raffles Girls' School Secondary and CHIJ Primary Toa Payoh. Parents will not have problems searching for the best school for their children. Within a 2-kilometre radius, there are more than 10 primary, secondary, and international schools.
Shopping Centres Near Toa Payoh Apex
The 2-storey Zhongshan Mall is within a short drive from Toa Payoh Apex. Other than the retail options such as NTUC Finest Supermarket, a variety of dining selections are available as well. These include ThaiExpress, Noodle Thai Kitchen, Unforgettable Chinese Restaurant, ToastBox, Subway and Food Fair Food Court. Other tenants include BreadTalk, LiHO, The Dancing Elephant Ice Cream, De Pacific Dental Group, Qian Jin TCM, Guardian, and many others. Check the mall’s website for the most recent update on the stores!
Here is a list of shopping malls near Toa Payoh Apex:
- Toa Payoh Mall (1km)
- Zhongshan Mall (1.7km)
- The Poiz Centre (1.9km)
- The Rail Mall (1.9km)
Hawker Centres Near Toa Payoh Apex
Dining options are also aplenty around Toa Payoh Apex – many coffee shops and food centres are available across Lorong 4 and along Lorong 5. One of the nearest hawker centres, Toa Payoh Lorong 5 Food Centre, is located 500 metres away from the HDB complex.
Toa Payoh Lorong 5 Food Centre has many great stalls and tasty, delicious food at reasonably low prices. It also has international stalls which serve Thai and Japanese dishes. While the food centre is smaller than others, it is still one of the people’s favourites. When you are around, do not forget to try out their tasty Hokkien prawn noodles, fish soup, and fishball noodles!
Parks Near Toa Payoh Apex
Nature lovers would be thrilled to find MacRitchie Reservoir Park so close to their homes. With myriad attractions, the nature reserve is a playground for anyone who has a thing for greenery. Anchored by Singapore’s largest reservoir, it is also a popular destination for water sports enthusiasts.
Suppose you have ever wanted to enjoy the tranquillity of walking above lush green foliage. In that case, you will get your chance at the Treetop Walks, a 250-metre, free-standing suspension bridge spanning the two highest points within MacRitchie.
Alternatively, take an exhilarating walk around the 11-kilometre nature trail loop known as MacRitchie Trails, located within the tropical rainforest of Central Catchment Nature Reserve. You will likely bump into long-tailed macaque monkeys, squirrels, monitor lizards, and even flying lemurs.
Besides this nature reserve, you can pick one of the nearby parks for outdoor activities. Some neighbourhood parks near Toa Payoh Apex include Toa Payoh Sensory Park, Toa Payoh Lorong 7 Park, and Braddell Park.
Libraries Near Toa Payoh Apex
Toa Payoh Public Library is only 800 metres from Toa Payoh Apex. The 3-storey high building covering a floor area of 4,125 sqm is home to more than 240,000 print and non-print items that include books, periodicals, and audiovisual materials. eReader loan service in the library allows visitors to borrow Sony eReaders and download their favourite ebooks from OverDrive.
Toa Payoh Public Library is also a home for Writing the City Writers’ Group, which monthly workshops offer participants writing exercises, guest lectures, and exposure to literature from both established and emerging writers.
Places of Worship Near Toa Payoh Apex
Masjid Muhajirin, a part of the Toa Payoh Heritage Trail for its rich history, is a short drive from Toa Payoh Apex. It is situated alongside Madrasah Irsyad Zuhri Al-Islamiah and the headquarters of Majlis Ugama Islam Singapura (Muis), all in the Singapore Islamic Hub complex.
You can also easily find churches and temples near the HDB complex in Toa Payoh. Here is a list of religious buildings near Toa Payoh Apex:
- Poh Chung Tian Chor Sian Tong (300m)
- Sri Vairavimada Kaliamman Temple (500m)
- Guan Yin Temple (800m)
- Tong Heng Kang Ah Hood Kampong Sin Huay Temple (900m)
- United Temple (950m)
- RiverPlace Church (1km)
- Toa Payoh Methodist Church (1.2km)
- Masjid Hajjah Rahimabi Kebun Limau (1.3km)
- Masjid Muhajirin (1.4km)
Hospitals Near Toa Payoh Apex
Regarding healthcare, Toa Payoh Apex HDB is very convenient, with three full-facility hospitals located a short drive away. Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, and Thomson Medical Centre can be counted on if you ever encounter any emergencies because they are open 24 hours a day.
However, if you prefer smaller medical clinics to treat your health conditions, several options nearby include Make-Well Family Clinic & Surgery (450m) and Jireh Medical Clinic (600m).