Singapore is one of the fastest-developing cites in the world and it has seen itself growing vertically since its independence. As we gather closer in concrete clusters, our desire to nature is stronger than ever.  The Garden Residences is the high rise of Zen living. Property developers, Keppel Land and WingTai Asia have jointly created this ‘home in the gardens’ concept development in the matured town of Serangoon. The Garden Residences comprises of 613 spacious 1- to 5- bedroom units from 452 sq. ft. to 1,981 sq. ft., located across five 15-storey towers. The inhabitants of Garden Residences will enjoy unobstructed stunning views of the Singapore skyline as the development is predominantly surrounded by low-rise landed estates.

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Source: Keppel Land & WingTai Asia

 

The Garden Residences Lifestyle

The Garden Residences is located in a convenient location with many nice perks. The location of The Garden Residences is favourable to professionals, young couples and families as there are various amenities that position this residential complex in a way that there is something for everyone. From shopping malls to schools all through to recreational facilities and lifestyle hubs available nearby, residents of this condominium can enjoy easy access to everything that can make their lives comfortable.

 

  1. Schools

The Garden Residences’ proximity to Serangoon town provides convenient access to numerous reputable schools, both local and international. Some of the schools which are near The Garden Residences include:

 

  • Rosynth School
  • Zhonghua Primary School
  • Lycée Français De Singapour
  • Serangoon Garden Secondary School
  • Peicai Secondary School
  • Nanyang Junior College
  • Serangoon Junior College
  • Nanyang Polytechnic
  • DPS International School

 

  1. Shopping Centres

There are a range of established and upcoming shopping malls that are just a few minutes away from The Garden Residences. Some of the shopping centres which can be conveniently accessed from the residence include:

 

  • NEX Shopping Mall
  • Heartland Mall
  • Hougang 1 Shopping Centre
  • Greenwich V
  • The Midtown

 

  1. Dining

It’s an F&B haven at your doorstep when you live at The Garden Residence. You and your family will be spoilt for choice when you reside in of Singapore’s most diverse dining spots. Here are some of the more famous dining options to be found in the neighbourhood:

 

  • Chomp Chomp Food Centre
  • Serangoon Garden Market and Food Centre
  • One Man Coffee
  • The Coffee Daily
  • Arbite
  • Ravello by Cesare Cantarella
  • Hajime Tonkatsu & Ramen

 

  1. Recreational Facilities

The Garden Residences are located close to a wide range of sports and leisure facilities. There is just something for everyone and this includes your four-legged friends! Some of the facilities which are situated nearby include:

 

  • Hougang Swimming Complex
  • Serangoon Sports Hall
  • Hougang Stadium
  • Serangoon Garden Country Club
  • K9 Park@Sky Garden

 

  1. Accessibility

The Garden Residences is located in a good location that is near to MRT stations and various transport nodes which provide residents with easy access to the different parts of Singapore.

 

  • Kovan MRT Station (1.72 km)
  • Lorong Chuan MRT station (1.78 km)
  • Serangoon MRT Station (1.88 km)
  • Upcoming Serangoon North MRT Station scheduled to be completed in 2029 (700 m)
  • Bus services are minutes’ walk away
  • Drivers can access various expressway such as Kallang Paya Lebar Expressway (KPE), Tampines Expressway (TPE) and Central Expressway (CTE)

 

The Garden Residences Facilities

Smart Homes is a revolution already underway and The Garden Residences is on board. The Smart Home features built in The Garden Residences are:

 

  • Smart Aircon Control
  • Smart Hub
  • Smart Smoke Detector
  • Smart Lock
  • Water Heater Control

 

The Smart Community features which can be found in The Garden Residences are:

 

  • 24-hour Gym
  • Community Cameras
  • Smart Community App
  • Smart Audio Video Intercom
  • Visitor Management System
  • Integrated Smart Parcel Collection System
  • Keyless Letter Boxes

 

Besides these Smart Home technologies, there are also a wide range of condo facilities at The Garden Residences that are sure to knock you off your feet. It is not every day you hear of a 75 m swimming pool – especially when a full-sized Olympic pool is only a mere 50 m; but this is not the only facility that The Garden Residences boasts. Below is a list of the 55 facilities made available for the comfort and convenience of the dwellers of The Garden Residences:

 

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Source: Keppel Land & WingTai Asia

 

  1. Drop-Off
  2. Parcel Collection Station (At B1 / Level 1)
  3. Garden Onsen
  4. Fairy Stream
  5. Fairy Lawn
  6. BBQ Pavilion
  7. Lounge Pavilion
  8. Pool Deck
  9. Wading Pool
  10. Aqua Deck
  11. 75 m Swimming Pool
  12. Jacuzzi
  13. Kids Pool
  14. Splash Pad
  15. Aqua Gym
  16. Garden Grill
  17. Playscape
  18. Toddler’s Playground
  19. Family Deck
  20. 3G Fitness
  21. Fun Deck
  22. Reflexology Garden
  23. Tennis Court
  24. Clubhouse:
  • 24-Hour Gym
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Lounge
  • Karaoke Room
  • Outdoor Gym
  • Chill Out Deck
  • Laundrette
  1. Swim-Up Spa
  2. Changing Room with Steam Bath
  3. Pool Showers
  4. Reflective Pool
  5. Fitness +
  6. Party Pavilion
  7. Side Gate
  8. Teppan Grill Pavilion
  9. Fitness Lawn
  10. Community Garden
  11. Garden Deck
  12. Petscape
  13. Petscape Pavilion
  14. The Boardwalk
  15. Floating Pods
  16. Lily Pond
  17. Rock Garden
  18. Leisure Alcove
  19. Leisure Pavilion
  20. Putting Green
  21. Garden Creek
  22. Hydrotherapy Pavilion
  23. Reading Pavilion
  24. Zen Pavilion
  25. Meditation Deck
  26. Water Cascade
  27. Tree Hammock
  28. Floating Yoga Pavilion
  29. Eco Pond
  30. Garden Hammock
  31. Garden@15:
  • Light Garden
  • Stargazing Garden

 

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Source: Keppel Land & WingTai Asia

 

Over 100 species of plants, shrubs, trees and flowers have been cultivated to purify and nourish the air and environment around The Garden Residences (hence the name) to fortify your body and mind.  As listed above, there are plenty of gardens to call your own. You can pick your own herbs and spices at the Community Garden either to enhance the taste of your meals or for its medicinal properties.

 

 

The Garden Residences Floorplan

All units will be pre-fitted with appliances and fittings from Electrolux or Miele, depending on the unit type.

 

1-Bedroom + Study (549 sq. ft.)

 

1br+S

 

The 1-Bedroom + Study unit is a great home for couples or professionals. The balcony is shared by the living room and master bedroom which promotes good natural ventilation and illumination. The second room (the study) is big enough to be converted into a small guest room.

 

2-Bedroom + Study (689 sq. ft.)

 

2Br+S

 

The 2-Bedroom + Study unit is suitable for small families. The layout of the kitchen is designed in a way that allows you to enclose the open kitchen. Besides that, you can also convert the study area into a small entertainment room.

 

3-Bedroom + Study (904 sq. ft.)

 

3br+S

 

The 3-bedroom + study units are efficiently designed and all 3 bedrooms are spacious enough to fit in queen sized beds. The study area can be enclosed and be converted into a guest room, maid’s room, utility room or even an entertainment room.

 

5-Bedroom (1,981 sq. ft.)

 

5br

 

The 5-bedroom units are designed to be one of the most luxurious unit types within the development.  It comes with a private lift and lobby, walk-in wardrobe in the master bedroom, bathtub in the master bedroom toilet and all 5 bedrooms are so spacious that you will be able to fit in queen sized beds.  This unit type also comes with both wet and dry kitchens. The balcony space is ample enough to be used for alfresco dining.

 

 

The Garden Residences Review by MadeInSGProperty

The Garden Residences is nestled among the quiet private residential enclave in the matured Serangoon town. It is located in one of Singapore’s most sought after residential area as it is conveniently situated to a plethora of facilities and amenities to cater to their various Singaporean lifestyles. The condominium is also well connected and easily accessible via the PIE, TPE and CTE. All the units are North-South oriented and the developers of this project has thoughtfully designed all the 613 units in a spacious manner. Every unit is very practical. Each unit includes a well-equipped kitchen, a full-height wardrobe and flexible storage spaces with adjustable shelving. Appealing to fast-paced millennials, all units are also equipped with a seamless smart home system that can be controlled with just an app on your phone. If you think smart living and Zen living doesn’t go hand-in-hand, you are wrong. The Garden Residences is heavily inspired by nature – with an impressive selection of more than 100 plant species specially curated for the well-being of the residents. If living peacefully and being constantly surrounded by lush nature sounds like home while enjoying the many forms of convenient living, a home at The Garden Residences might just be the eco-friendly oasis you are looking for.