Places to shop in Balestier
Velocity Novena Square:
The sleek and modern Velocity Novena Square is one of the best shopping areas near Balestier, with a huge range of retail outlets providing fashion, accessories, cosmetics, electronics and more. The shopping centre contains most of the popular global brands, along with plenty of local favourites. Additionally, the mall is home to plenty of local and global fast food outlets, so your shopping adventure doesn’t have to end when you get hungry – simply grab a bite to eat and keep on going!
Zhongshan Mall is known as one of the best shopping centres in Balestier, with the popular NTUC Finest Supermarket, fashion retail outlets and many food stalls inside. The mall is particularly popular for its dining options, including traditional wanton noodles and vegetarian food stalls. Surrounded by hotels and restaurants, there is plenty to do inside the mall and in its surrounding areas.
Only a short journey on public transport from Balestier, Orchard Road is one of the top shopping destinations in Singapore. Packed full of designer brands, state-of-the-art malls and upscale restaurants, Orchard Road is a can’t-miss tourist destination. Just 21 minutes away from Balestier on public transport, it is an easy to reach destination with an abundance of shops to browse, things to do and places to eat. Orchard Road is known as a destination for serious shoppers, so bring your stamina and prepare to spend a full day here. If you feel your energy begin to wane, however, there are plenty of places to stop for a caffeine fix and a bite to eat.