Bedok South Avenue 2 is an HDB street located in the Bedok Town, or the more commonly known Bedok HDB Estate. With a population of approximately 194,700 HDB residents and about 61.8K flats, Bedok has transformed into this blooming and vibrant town which brings in the best of both the nature and modern amenities. However, this transformation did not take place overnight as plans to develop Bedok into such a HDB town were laid down as early as 1963. It eventually took a decade to finally convert the town into an HDB estate, Singapore’s fifth self-contained town.
Bedok South Avenue 2 houses approximately 19 blocks with 2448 units of HDB units. The postal codes for the area range from 460005 to 469316. The oldest of HDB blocks dates back to the 1976 while the newest one are of the early 1995. Even though a wide range of unit configurations are available in this area, the most popular are the 1 room units, 3 room units, 4 room units, 5 room units and executive units too.
Accessibility to Bedok South Avenue 2 has never been an issue for the residents as it connected to a network of roads and railway transport networks. Around the Bedok South Avenue 2 one can find a huge number of bus stops which makes buses the most preferred mode of transportation among the residents. Resident of any given HDB block is bound to find at least one bus stop at a walking distance from their apartment. The bus stops around the Bedok South Avenue 2 are Eastern Lagoon II, Bedok Bus Interchange, Casafina, Blk 172, Bedok Sports Cplx, Fujitec S’pore Ltd, Lion Hme for Elders, Blk 163, Blk 40, Blk 27, OppBlk 49, Blk 65, Aft BedokSth Ave 1 and Blk 220 CP to name only a few. Some of the buses that run along these stops are 4N, 31, 43, 47, 48, 55, 155, 196, 197, 531, 853C, Premium 531 and Premium 763.
Apart from the buses, the other option for public transportation is the Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) service. In fact, there are quite a few MRT stations in the area, such as Bedok MRT Station (EW5) (0.74 kms from blk 14), Tanah Merah MRT Station (EW4) (0.9kms from blk 35) and Bedok Reservoir MRT Station (DT30) (1.6 kms from blk 32). Travelling in private to and from Bedok South Avenue 2 is also easy due to the expressways like New Upper Changi Road, Bedok Road, Upper Changi Rd E, Bedok South Ave 1 and the PIE toll road are linked to it.
Bedok South Avenue 2 is both great for families and working adults given the type of amenities it has to provide to its residents. For families looking for child care or schools, there lies a plethora of options in the vicinity.
Child Care Centres:
You will hardly feel any trouble handling your toddlers while making your stay in this street. It has got a lot of childcare centres present nearby such as;
- Honey Tree
- YWCA Childcare & Development
- Sunflower Childcare
- My Little Campus
- Mind Champs Pre School
Providing quality education to your child is also not a problem because the presence of followings:
- Bedok Green Primary School
- Bedok View Secondary School
- Chai Chee Secondary School
On the other hand, Bedok South Avenue 2 also great for young adults because of the modern amenities it offers to those who are always on the go. Such amenities include shopping malls, parks, eateries and restaurants, entertainment complexes, clinics and places of religious interest. Facilities that are required for day to day living such as grocery stores, ATMs, filling stations, gyms and fitness centres and lifestyle stores also lie aplenty around the vicinity.
- Bedok Point (7 minutes walk away)
- Bedok Mall (3 minutes drive away)
- Djitsun DJ Mall @ Bedok (5 minutes drive away)
- Fat Bird
- A.S.S. Seafood Soup
- Crab Kingdom
- Alina’s Kitchen
Places of Attraction:
- Bedok Lutheran Church
- Siglap East Community Farm
- Chin Ling Nursery
- Seu Teck Sean Tong Temple