Other than expecting a great spread of facilities and array of recreational offerings, Haus on Handy also commands a strategic location that is perfect for travelling literally anywhere. Being just a few minutes away from Dhoby Ghaut location, it means that residents living in Haus on Handy can reach numerous destinations on the Circle Line, North-South Line and even the North-East line as well. With three MRT lines contained at one MRT station, travelling is never this convenient.
In addition, right connected to the Dhoby Ghaut MRT station is Plaza Singapura, a shopping mall with numerous shopping and dining offerings. Otherwise, The Cathay is also within walking distance, perfect for residents to catch a movie with their loved ones.
In addition, other nearby shopping malls include Concorde Shopping Mall and The Atrium @ Orchard as well. A short 2-minute MRT ride of one stop will also take them to the City Hall MRT station, where residents can also visit the Suntec City as well. Another added advantage would be how residents, being directly linked to the North-South Line, can reach the Orchard area, an international shopping district decked with designer brands and luxurious shopping offerings. Also the best place for afternoon tea and some retail therapy, weekends is certainly never this exciting and therapeutic!
Other recreational offerings within the area also include National Museum of Singapore, which is also Singapore’s oldest museum that seeks to inspire with stories of Singapore and the world. Its history dates back to 1887 when it opened on Stamford Road as the Raffles Library and Museum.
Residents can also visit the beautiful Fort Canning Park to take a breath of fresh air and have a great understanding of Singapore’s heritage. Then, there is also the Singapore Botanical Gardens, a breathtaking view of lush greenery. The Istana Park is also within proximity for interested residents to visit in their spare time as well.
For those families with children that are still studying, they would be pleased to know that their proximity to the MRT station means that they can reach numerous schools nearby. Some of the nearby options include:
- Gan Eng Seng School
- Anglo-Chinese School (Barker Rd)
- Outram Secondary School
- Queenstown Secondary School
- Bukit Merah Secondary School
- Henderson Secondary School
- Singapore Management University
- School of the Arts (SOTA)
- Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts (NAFA)