Taman Sungai Ara is a freehold residential development positioned in Sungai Ara, Penang. The developers are WLB Properties as well as development is expected to be completed in the year 2015. Taman Sungai Ara is also part of a 20-acre development that will be carried out in phases.
All units in Taman Sungai Ara are triple-storeyed terrace houses as well as each of the units comes with its own lift. There are only a total of 37 units, making this a rather low-density development with good sense of privacy. Layouts only differ as to the land size, but the built-up is largely the same which equipped with 4 + 1 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms. Built-ups range from 3,389 to 3,869 sf and indicative pricing from the developer starts from RM1,211,000 to RM1,265,000.
Taman Sungai Ara is neither gated nor guarded with no facilities. The location itself is newly developed but sited very near to the established township of Bayan Baru, thus, amenities are easily accessible being a short drive away. There are 3 shopping complexes positioned nearby which are namely Giant Hypermarket, Sunshine Square, Bukit Jambul Complex as well as Young Ones Shopping Centre; and all of them are sited within a 2.5 kilometer radius.
From Taman Sungai Ara, the go-to hospital in the case of emergencies is the Hospital Pantai Mutiara sited about 2 kilometers away. Banks and also eateries are easily accessible in the township of Bayan Lepas along Jalan Tun Dr Awang, which is the main road leading to Taman Sungai Ara. There are no schools in the immediate vicinity, but Straits International School as well as Fairview International School is located but a short drive away.
Accessibility into Taman Sungai Ara is limited as it is still a developing area, there are not many roads leading to the location. Jalan Dato Ismail Hashim is the main road leading to Jalan Sungai Ara. It is positioned 15 minutes from the Penang Bridge, and also Gelugor, 20 minutes to Georgetown as well as 10 minutes to the Penang International Airport.