River Valley is home to a plethora of apartments and condominiums including the newly developed Martin Modern condominium. This prime residential district falls on the southern side of Singapore River and Orchard Road to the north. Its close proximity to the city and serene atmosphere has made River Valley a favorite for expatriates and people with families. The area has a broad offering of dining places and other exciting activities for people to engage in.
You will quickly notice the change of the atmosphere from busy noise common throughout Singapore to a laid-back and peaceful vibe upon reaching River Valley. This prepares you for a more relaxed lifestyle, which is hard to get in most places of the country. You will be spoilt for choice while buying or renting a condominium at River Valley but you should also be ready to dig deeper into your pocket. Most high-rise condominiums such as Martin Modern are built with the occupant’s interests in mind, so you do not have to worry about getting one that is up to your standards. Reasons why you should consider living in River Valley include:
The Transport System
The transport options available in central Singapore area make it easy to move around to various places. There are many MRT stations near River Valley such as Clarke Quay MRT or Somerset MRT stations, which you can use to travel around Singapore. Many roads take you to major expressways in Singapore such as the ECP and CTE. While driving or cycling is quite common in the area, there is always the option of using a taxi to take you to your destination.
Dining and River Valley’s Nightlife
River Valley has some of the best late-night dining options and cafes in Singapore. There is always something to enjoy for everyone, such as Feng Ji Chicken Rice, Okinawa Dining at UE Square, and Chikuyotei among others. You can also enjoy a cup of coffee at Kith Café, a coffee house that allows pets. Robertson Quay is also a pleasant place to enjoy the Singapore River flowing nearby.
You can always spend the weekend shopping at Great World City, the biggest shopping complex in the area. Valley Point is also another local shopping mall where you will find everything including a dance school, a spa and yoga studios. You can visit Liang Court if you are looking for a pet store or Japanese inspired wear.
You will not have a problem if you have school-going children as there is an excellent choice of schools in River Valley area, ranging from primary to tertiary institutions. There also five primary schools and nine pre-schools at River Valley. Some of the international institutions you will find here include ISS International Elementary and Overseas Family School. Students can also easily commute to and from the Stamford American International School, Chatsworth International School and the United World College.
River Valley has a lot to offer to anyone residing in the area ranging from a beautiful and calm vibe for families to various buzzing entertainment centers for adventurous individuals. There is everything for people and visitors living in the area regardless of their cultural or religious orientations. Therefore, you should seriously consider getting a condominium in the area to enjoy what this district has to offer you and your family. To better inform your decision, you can head down to Singapore’s Martin Modern condominium showflat to experience the atmosphere of River Valley firsthand.