The transformation of the Greater Southern Waterfront has been an exciting development many Singaporeans have been looking forward to! With the prospect of a continuous recreational waterfront promenade, greener & open spaces, and plenty more rejuvenated facilities in conjunction with the introduction of prime waterfront residences, it is hard not to get excited!
Developers, and homeowners alike, presented with this amazing opportunity have been jumping onto the bandwagon to get a piece of the action – with the introduction of prime waterfront developments!
In the market for a waterfront property? Here is one you should definitely keep an eye out for! The Reef at King’s Dock is one of the latest private residential developments that will be launching soon.
In our exclusive review ahead of the launch, we will cover in detail, the key things you need to know about this exciting new waterfront development:
- Features & Facilities
- Location Analysis
- Price Analysis
Let us dive into the details.
Features & Facilities: A Look Around The Reef at King’s Dock (429 Residences)
King’s Dock in 1913
Wondering what is the story behind such an interesting name? The “King’s Dock” comes from the rich historical site that is built adjacent to – once the second-largest dock in the world – home to ships all over the world! That gives a whole new meaning to the name now, doesn’t it? The entire site of The Reef at King’s Dock is built alongside one of the edges of the historical landmark together with a 180-metre-long floating sun deck that extends right over the Dock itself.
Whether you want to enjoy a splashing good time with your kids or soak in the tranquil sunset, the sun deck is well-equipped with facilities for you to have a good time:
- Marine Viewing Hammock for those chill sunrise, and sunset experiences
- Rejuvenation Pool – with 3 separate functions – a Bubble pool, Jacuzzi Pool, and Hydrotherapy pool
- A 50m lap for those looking for a more active workout
- Leisure Pool – with a Splash pool, Bubble Deck, and even a Low Tide Pool for children to have fun frolicking around
Within the compounds of the development, homeowners will also find plenty of green spaces, fun zones, fitness areas and more that suit a wholesome living experience:
- King’s Club & Lounge – for gatherings and events
- A gym, studio, fitness zones, tennis court, and a bicycle park – for those with an active lifestyle
- Various pavilions, gardens, a tranquillity deck, therapy corner, ponds, and more – pockets of green oasis for relaxation and precious me-time
To maximise the spectacular sea-front experience, The Reef at King’s Dock also incorporates common spaces that overlook the amazing views:
- Level 3: Meditation Deck
- Level 6: Wellness Deck
- Roof Garden: Alfresco Lounge, Sky Dining, Star-Gazing Terrace, and more
And that is just the common spaces. For your own private residence, each of the 429 residences (1 bedroom to 3-bedroom villas) has been purposefully designed to achieve luxury at its best – with natural marble and timber finishing’s, the incorporation of smart home controls, and more. Now if that doesn’t sound like the epitome of luxury waterfront living, we don’t know what does. With so many facilities at your doorstep, The Reef at King’s Dock is like a self-sufficient enclave where you can live, work, and play all in the comfort of your own home.
Location Analysis: Premium Waterfront Site with Unrivaled Accessibility
Proximity to Shopping Malls & Good Food
Apart from the fact that it is situated on a prominent historical site, The Reef at King’s Dock location simply cannot be beaten for a simple reason – it is the closest residential development next to Vivocity – Singapore’s premier mega mall! Just a stone’s throw away.
With more than 1 million square feet, housing more than 300+ retail stores, and boasting anchor tenants like FairPrice Xtra, Best Denki, Golden Village, and library@harbourfront, Vivocity is the ultimate mall for any Singaporean – young, adult, or elderly!
It’s neighbour – Harbourfront Centre – apart from its direct link to the Singapore Cruise Centre (where all cruises set sail from), also boasts of a directory of retail shops that homeowners would find useful! From banking, money-exchange, groceries to halal eateries – anyone can get all their needs satisfied between these two malls combined.
For the foodies, you will be spoilt for choice by the range of food options nearby. From the affordable local delights at the neighbouring Seah Im Food Centre to picturesque waterfront restaurants along the Quayside Isle.
Now imagine all that being just at your doorstep! How incredible would that be?
Plenty of Recreational Fun Options Nearby
If shopping in malls is not your cup of tea, not to worry. The neighborhood has plenty of recreational fun options for you to choose from – all within a short bus ride or drive away.
Want to set sail on a fun ocean getaway? Jump on a cruise at the neighbouring Singapore Cruise Centre, set sail on a yacht for a fishing trip, or catamaran for a relaxing day out at sea from the Sentosa Cove marina next door!
Prefer hiking and outdoor trails? Enjoy immersing yourself in nature with the various scenic trails at Labrador Nature Reserve! If you are lucky you might even spot some native wildlife! Want something a little more challenging? Plan a hike up Mount Faber (just across the road!) and reward yourself with a panoramic view of the waterfront! Want more variety? Head over to Telok Blangah Hill Park, The Southern Ridges, Hort Park, or Kent Ridge Park just a few bus stops away! Don’t you feel spoiled for choice?
Looking for something more exciting for the kids? You will be glad to know that Sentosa – the Island of Fun – is just situated across the waterway from the development! Here are some of the fun thing you can look forward to:
- Adventure Cove Waterpark
- Universal Studios Singapore
- S.E.A Aquarium
- Mega Adventure Park
- Dolphin Island
- HeadRock VR
- HydroDash – Floating Aqua Park
- Madame Tussauds
- And many more…
Highly Accessible Commercial Hub: Cut Down on Your Daily Commute
With more companies moving their headquarters to the city fringe – around the Harbourfront & Alexandra district, the neighbourhood around The Reef at King’s Dock is set to become an exciting commercial hub in the future!
Working for Google, Unilever, Mondalez, and more? You can look forward to living and working conveniently in the same district!
Not working in the area? Not to worry, accessibility is one of the highlights of this waterfront residence. With not one but two MRT stations (Harbourfront & Telok Blangah) nearby and access to two MRT lines (North East & Circle Lines), getting to your workplace and anywhere around the island will be incredibly convenient!
- 5 stops away from the heart of the shopping district
- 2 stops away from the Central Business District
Price Analysis: Potential Capital Appreciation
Waterfront homes have always commanded a premium compared to inland homes, due to the appeal of fantastic views and great atmosphere. Additionally, with the limited space along the waterfront – they are increasingly in demand due to the potential value to appreciate over time!
In the case of The Reef at King’s Dock, it is especially so – given the slated developments around the Greater Southern Waterfront in the immediate vicinity as per the URA Master Plan:
- A continuous waterfront promenade that will connect West Coast Park all the way to the Labrador Nature Reserve
- Park connectors that will link to East Coast Park, Sentosa, and more…
- Incorporating better connectivity between the waterfronts and neighbouring hilltops
- Redevelopment of the existing Keppel Club site into a residential neighbourhood for up to 9000 new housing units
- Introduction of even more recreational options – the redevelopment of old power stations at Pasir Panjang, new resorts, new attractions, and revitalization of Sentosa and more…
With so many more facilities, better connectivity, and developments planned for the neighbourhood, The Reef at King’s Dock can most definitely look forward to a boost in real estate value over time. Not convinced? Just take a look at how the Caribbean at Keppel Bay, an existing residential development just next door has fared – 66.83% in appreciated value over the past 2 decades! And this is a performance that has yet to take into account future growth!
Now imagine the potential growth for The Reef at King’s Dock with a longer lease, newer facilities, and closer proximity to the best that the neighbourhood has to offer. Sounds like plenty of potential, doesn’t it?
Is The Reef at King’s Dock The Perfect Waterfront Property for You?
- Like your home to be in an exclusive, tranquil oasis?
- Want a spectacular seaside view?
- Enjoy luxe contemporary living?
- Want to enjoy unrivalled connectivity and convenience?
If you have answered yes to the above questions, then you probably have an answer to the question in mind! Interested to learn more about The Reef at King’s Dock? Reach out to us at here for a more in-depth consultation and discussion about your needs.