Bedok South Road located in Bedok, adjacent to Bedok South Avenue and Upper East Changi Road. It is one of the popular hubs of entertainment, for the people staying in Bedok and Chai Chee Avenue area. During the time infrastructural development in 80s, numerous builds for commercial activities and residential apartments were getting built or transformed. In result, people got a proper “westernized environment” to live in specific areas such as Bedok and Bukit Betok. Bedok South Road, was one of the few areas, where shopping malls, theatres, creative-styled garden, recreational parks, museums got developed. Thus, it became an epicentre of nightlife entertainment and the most desired place to chill and enjoy, for the people of Singapore.
The USP of Bedok South Road is it holds a balance between number of entertainment centres and housing apartments. Even though, it is popular for its nightlife, people also live in peace. The local authority’s makes sure people living here always get the best of facilities inside the area. That’s why, there were so many childcare centres, hospitals, schools also got built here and in nearby areas. A common man looks at every aspect of the place they wish to live in and Bedok South Road satisfies every requirement of it.
Bedok South road is a highly spacious area and it has less number of residential apartments as compared to other parts of Bedok. In today’s date, there are around 25 blocks of HDBs. The roads built inside this are wide in size and is directly connected to Bedok South Avenue and the main highway of Upper East Changi Road. The HDBs located over here are spread over from pin 460013 to 469279 and are 2 bedrooms, 3 bedrooms, 4 bedrooms, 5 bedrooms and executive flat properties. These HDBs are appropriately maintained by the local authority to make sure people don’t feel any kind of issue, regarding amenities and security. There are a total of 2836 units in total with the first batch being developed in 1976 and the latest in 1986.
Bedok North Avenue 2 is popular for its safe neighbourhood and classy apartments. It is one of the posh area of Bedok, surrounded by Bedok Street, bedok South, Bedok South Avenue and Chi Chee Avenue. As the living area is small and quite compact, there are lot of small garden and child friendly playgrounds and that makes it a popular area to live among families. For communication, people often prefer to go by bus as they hardly face any difficulty of traffic in Bedok North area. There are several bus stop/bus stations in this street and the bus transportation is quite efficient.
Although, it doesn’t have its own MRT station, the residents of this area access the nearby station i.e. Bedok MRT station, Bedok Reservoir MRT Station and Tanah Merah MRT station. These two stations are just 20 minutes walking distance away from the east and south side of the area.
As this place is surrounded by posh area like Bedok South Avenue, it won’t surprise you to find few renowned schools of Singapore over here. Also, if you have a toddler and searching for a proper institute, you will find many reputed child care centres in nearby area that are listed below:
Child Care Centres:
- Chee Hoon KOG Child Care Centre.
- PCF Fengshan Sparkletots Childcare Centre
- Chee Hoon KOG Child Care Centre
- Sunflower Childcare & Development Centre Pte Ltd
- Moral Child Development Centre (Chee Hoon KOG)
Preschool and Secondary Schools
- Bedok Green Secondary School
- Changchun Language School – Bedok Branch
- The Rock School – Bedok CC
- TanjongKatong Primary School
- Anglican High School
Apart from schools and child care centres, there are few exotic traditional styled restaurants, popular for their ethnic styled food, shopping malls and recreational parks nearby, such as
- Bedok Town Park
- Garden Hill
- Bedok Reservoir Park
- Bedok Reservoir Jetty
- Children’s Playground & Exercise Area
- Interim Park At Lengkong Enam
- Eunos Petal Garden
- Bedok Point
- Bedok Mall
- East Village
- Bedok Shopping Complex
- Chin Lee
- Mukmin Restaurant Bedok
- Ba Shu Sichuan Restaurant
- Bedok Seafood Restaurant
Bedok South Road is a vibrant place where people can both enjoy the night out in a standard Pub and the soothing environment in its beautiful parks. There are other places attached to this area where you can find many facilities to enjoy and standard housing apartment to live such as New Upper Changi Road, Bedok South Avenue 1, Bedok South Avenue 2 and Bedok South Avenue 3.