Vacations are one of the most effective ways to relieve stress from a tedious routine and work. There is no need to travel abroad or spend money in expensive shopping centers because Singapore also has lots of interesting places waiting for you to explore. One of them is the area around Joo Koon MRT station
Joo Koon MRT Station is a Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) station along the East-West Line in Singapore. The area around the Joo Koon MRT is an important area because it is included in the Pioneer planning area, Singapore. Joo Koon Station was originally named after Joo Koon Village, a rural Chinese settlement that existed in the area before it was converted into an industrial area in the 1960s.
The station opened on 28 February 2009 and was the western terminus of the East-West line from 28 February 2009 to 18 June 2017, until Tuas Link station was built. Two of the three trains stop at this station during peak hours, while alternative trains stop at this station during peak hours.
Joo Koon Station was built in conjunction with the Pioneer station as part of the Boon Lay (BLE) extension project announced by the Land Transport Authority in December 2004 to serve the Jurong Industrial Estate. For those of you who are interested in visiting this area, there are many interesting places to choose from.
If you visit this area, there are many good and comfortable hotel recommendations near Joo Koon MRT Station as a place to stay. Here are some of them:
Forest City Marina Hotel is the best hotel in Forest City, Singapore. This hotel creates a calm and peaceful atmosphere in a bustling city. You can enjoy a luxurious stay during their stay at Forest City Marine Hotel. With a variety of complete facilities provided, it is guaranteed that you will feel comfortable and get an unforgettable experience while staying here. You can stay here with prices starting at 150 SGD a night.
Hotel Ojonq-sg-2 is the right choice if you want to unwind and enjoy a moment of relaxation. This hotel is located in KTE, Tengah, Singapore, and is only 2.29 km from the Chinese Garden MRT Station. If you like shopping, this hotel is 2.16 from Keat Hong Shopping Center. You can stay at this hotel with prices starting from 500 SGD per night
This hotel has a strategic location, close to malls, public facilities, and public transportation. This hotel is the perfect location to stay if you want to be connected to a lot of public facilities, yet stay in a quiet place amongst nature. You can enjoy the green landscape and beautiful views from the rooftop garden and sky terrace at this hotel. This hotel is located at 2 Town Hall Link, Singapore 608516 and you can stay here with prices starting at 200 SGD.
Last but not least there is so many popular Hotels near Joo Koon MRT Station either for Business Trip, Long Holiday or Staycation during Singapore public holidays, Here is the list of the best Hotel in Singapore that we suggest to you:
Village Hotel Katong | Park Avenue Rochester | Hotel 81 Bugis | Arton Boutique Hotel | Rendezvous Hotel | Oasia Hotel Novena | Hotel Jen Tanglin | D Hotel | Harbour Ville Hotel Hamilton | Value Hotel Balestier | Holiday Inn Orchard | Value Hotel Thomson | Hotel Nuve Heritage | Citadines Balestier | The Great Madras | Hotel Clover 33 Jalan Sultan | Citadines Rochor | Park Regis Singapore | J8 Hotel | Strand Hotel | Somerset Bencoolen
Hunting for delicious food is certainly one of the fun activities while on vacation in Singapore. In Singapore, you can hunt for delicious culinary delights at varying prices. You can also find various kinds of Indian, Chinese, and Malay cuisine in one place. You don't have to worry because there are many restaurants that you can try. Among them is Jenny Heng Heng which is located at 23 Kian Teck Rd, Singapore, and the Banyam Ayam Penyet restaurant.
Around this area, there are quite interesting tourist attractions, namely Jurong Bird Park. This is a bird park and tourist attraction in the Jurong area and is managed by Wildlife Reserves Singapore. The park covers 20 hectares on the western slope of Bukit Jurong, which is the highest point in the Jurong area. You can see many animals here including the ararauna, Australian pelican, American flamingo, and Caribbean flamingo.
Besides Jurong Bird Park, for those of you who like nature and its quiet location, you can also visit the Singapore Botanical Gardens. This 74-hectare botanical garden is open from 05.00 am to 24.00 every day. Interestingly, the Singapore government frees entry fees into this garden, unless you want to enter the National Orchid Garden area. The Singapore Botanical Gardens is also one of the three botanical gardens in a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
That's the hotel’s recommendation near Joo Koon MRT Station. You can book the hotel and holiday needs you want on Traveloka.