“Great location, AMAZING service & apartment! Very convenient location, there is a connection path from the apartment to the Royal Plaza on Scotts so it’s easy access to Orchard shopping.” – Tom_Heidi10, TripAdvisor
Getting to our Serviced Residences
Strategically located at the heart of Singapore’s Shopping and Entertainment District, 8 on Claymore Serviced Residences, is right at the gateway of the hustle and bustle of Orchard Road, yet part of the quiet and luxurious residential areas in Singapore.
Whether you’re on a short-term stay, an extended stay or relocating to Singapore, you will be able to make the best out of your time in Singapore and save on travelling time when staying at 8OC. Changi Airport is just a 25 minute drive away; the Central Business District, accessible within 10 minutes; and your shopping destinations are just a few steps away.
Coming by train?
The Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) of Singapore spans the entire city-state, and is a fast and efficient mode of transportation around Singapore. From Changi Airport, the train ride is 40 minutes to Orchard MRT Station, which is a 5 minute walk to 8OC.
Travelling for business? Hop on a taxi right at our doorstep and enjoy a short 10-minute ride to the main business and financial institutions in Singapore.
- Central Business District (CBD)
- City Hall
- Clifford Centre
- Ernst & Young
- Hitachi Tower
- Marina Bay Financial Centre
- Millenia Walk
- OCBC Centre
- OUB Centre
- Prudential Tower
- Raffles Place
- Shenton Way
- Standard Chartered Bank
- Suntec Towers
- UOB Plaza
We are only minutes’ drive away to the major convention and exhibition centres if you are participating or planning for MICE events in Singapore:
- Marina Bay Sands
- Raffles City Convention
- Resorts World Sentosa
- Suntec Convention
- Singapore Expo
- Changi Exhibition Centre
5 minutes’ walk away:
- Isetan: A Japanese department store with groceries, specialising in Japanese food.
- Jason’s Grocery: A gourmet supermarket that offers a complete shopping experience.
- Fairprice Finest: A Singapore based chain supermarket offering up-market food supplies.
- Cold Storage: The nearest outlet includes a salad bar and BBQ supplies.
- Shaw Cinema: A cinema offering the state of the art IMAX movie theatre.
- Restaurants that offer a wide range of cuisine to suit your palate, be it Japanese, Italian, Chinese, Korean, Western Cuisine and local Singaporean fare.
- Bank services including ANZ, HSBC and Citibank.
- Raffles Medical located at Shaw Centre: Medical services, Dental, Traditional Chinese Medicine
10 minutes’ walk away:
- Indulge in retail therapy at shopping centers that offer different brand names and lifestyle goods.
- Admire state-of-the-art ION shopping mall, offering both high-end and casual shopping. It even offers a variety of restaurants and modern indulgences.
- International schools such as Etonhouse International Pre-School and Overseas Family School.
- Enrichment centres that include Chiltern House, Julia Gabriel Centre and The Little Gym.
- Leading medical specialists and surgeons – they are working in the best hospitals in Singapore, such as Mount Elizabeth Hospital and Gleneagles Hospital.
- Embassies including United States, British Commission, Australian High Commission, Japan, Thailand and China.
Get to our local attractions with a quick taxi ride or hop on at Orchard MRT, just a 5 minutes’ walk from our Serviced Residences!
Gardens by the Bay
This award-winning horticultural attraction houses over 250 thousand rare plants spanning 101 hectares of reclaimed land in central Singapore, adjacent to the Marina Reservoir. From the waterfront promenade, enjoy an amazing view of the Marina Bay financial district skyline. The grounds are perfect for an evening stroll and a picnic with loved ones. For a more eye-opening experience, be sure to purchase ticketed entry into the domes – there is a flower-themed one, and one akin to a rainforest experience with a spectacular waterfall that will just take your breath away.
Jurong Bird Park
Jurong Bird Park is the largest bird park in the world, with almost 5,000 birds representing 380 species. The park has received numerous accolades for its efforts in wildlife conservation and research, and also awards for its key attractions such as the African Wetlands. Be mesmerized by all the wonderful and colourful birds at the park, where you can also enjoy shows like Kings of the Skies or Lunch with Parrots.
The River Safari is Asia’s first and only river-themed wildlife park with over 5,000 aquatic and terrestrial animals. Visit famous giant pandas Kai Kai and Jia Jia at the lush Giant Panda Forest – did you know this is the largest panda exhibit in Southeast Asia? The world’s largest freshwater aquarium at the Amazon Flooded Forest is also sure to amaze you – it showcases the annual flooding of the Amazon rainforest and is an experience not to be missed.
Chill, relax and have fun at Sentosa Island, an island filled with fun rides, exciting events and parties. This island is situated in the southern part of Singapore and the Malay translation of the island’s name means peaceful and tranquil, a real contrast to the lively energy this tiny island packs with all its themed attractions and exciting shows – this includes the Universal Studios Singapore. Sure to be a place where everyone will enjoy, there’s lots of things to do to keep everyone of any age busy. It’s a must-visit destination in Singapore. Thus, it is not a surprise that Sentosa is named Asia’s Favorite Playground.
Singapore Botanic Gardens
Spend an afternoon at Singapore’s only UNESCO World Heritage Site, Botanic Gardens and be captivated by the diversity of flowers of all shapes and colours. If an early morning jog is not something the whole family can be involved in, why not pack a picnic mat and have an outdoor lunch over the weekend? Botanic Gardens is just a short distance from our Singapore Serviced Residences, offering a tranquil escape from the city’s hustle and bustle.
What better way to see Singapore than 165m above it? Situated right in the center of this lovely island city, the Singapore Flyer offers stunning panoramic views of Marina Bay, our financial district and even neighbouring countries. You may even experience the world’s first full butler sky dining with your loved ones. Not forgetting a variety of shops, a delightful selection of restaurants, exciting activities and facilities to keep you in awe. So, get on board today!
Singapore Night Safari
Something is lurking in the dark! Yes, over at Night Safari, you will get the opportunity to experience the animals moving freely in their natural habitat. Walk down the trails or hop onto the tram which will bring you up-close with the tigers, lions, deers and more. Be amazed by the predatory and survival instincts of Night Safari’s celebrities; the otters, wolves, hyenas etc. in the 30-minute presentation. Take caution, though – this is seriously not for the faint-hearted. Don’t forget to visit SafariZooshop to take home an exquisite souvenir.
Experience Singapore Zoo’s “open concept” attractions which offer visitors the opportunity to both experience and be inspired by the wonders of nature. Set in a rainforest environment; see over 2,500 specimens from over 300 species of animals in their home. With more than 1/3 of the species under serious threat, the Zoo is also known for its strong reputation internationally for its conservation initiatives and breeding programs.
Learn more about the animals in the forest at this spectacular Zoo together with your family and friends, find out how we can be a part of Wildlife conservation.