People’s Park Complex is perhaps one of the most sought-after residential and commercial buildings. Its commercial section was built in 1970 and the residential section built in 1973. The Complex has served for years as Singapore’s major landmark and a sense of pride. It is ideally located in the heart of Chinatown and serves as an office, retail, and F&B shops for rental and sale. It lies at the foot of Pearl’s Hill which was initially an open park. At the present moment, the Complex lies at a strategic position to some of the best amenities and conveniences Singapore has to offer.
People’s Park Complex lies at the opposite of the OG Building and also opposite People’s Park Complex Food Centre. It is a 31-floor high-rise building that is nested in a 1-hectare piece of land at the centre of Chinatown. It is the biggest shopping complex along Eu Tong and New Bridge Road.
Amenities at People’s Park Complex
People’s Park Complex Singapore as a mixed-use building was the first of its kind. It challenged the idea of single-use zoning and instead brought the concept of residences and offices all under one roof. That may explain why it is referred to as a luxury penthouse and homestay in Singapore in the past. There is a wide array of amenities and convenience within the Complex, making a living more comfortable and hassle-free. The residential units are situated a floor above the shopping spaces.
Everything under one Roof
People’s Park Complex is popularly known for its diversity with many shops selling jewellery, travel, electronics, money changers, and decorative items for various festivities. You also get some shared amenities on its rooftop. These include a day-care centre and a communal space for play.
The residential block is a 25-storey flat composed of various apartments of different sizes. Available within the units are specific spots for social interaction.
Asides living, working and shopping this complex has in the past hosted numerous social and cultural activities, especially during Chinese New Year. The entire Chinatown area will also be lit up during the celebrations. You will be dazzled by the splendid lights that illuminate the complex during the festive period.
Schools, MRTs and Eateries
Some of the most popular food joints and eateries are a short walk away from the People’s Park Complex. You can indulge in a wide variety of food choices at the food stalls within the complex such as the Kopitiam at South Bridge Court and the Morning Star Food Court. You can also get your groceries or buy some takeaways from the Central Mall, Coleurs Pte Ltd, and China Square Central.
You can access People’s Park Complex via Outram Park, Chinatown, as well as Telok Ayer MRT stations. The complex lies close to various schools and learning institutions as well. These include; Overseas Family School, Jewellery Design and Management International School, Zhangde Primary School, Cantonment Primary School, Chatsworth International School, and River Valley Primary School.