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SS15 in Subang Jaya is one of the most popular hangout areas in Greater Kuala Lumpur. The most happening college town cum commercial centre in Malaysia – SS15 is the central hub of trendy F&B outlets, cafés, restaurants, boutique & entertainment outlets congregating to serve the local & international student community in Subang Jaya.
” Here’s a surprising fact – even though you enjoy such peace & quiet at LOFT @Subang, Asia Café – Malaysia’s most famous food court is only 3-minutes’ walk away (towards the back & right)! ” Located in between LOFT @Subang & college, Asia Café is a hugely-popular local landmark, which has a wide variety of hawker stalls specialising in a huge range of local & international cuisine, spread across a large area (al fresco & indoors) with big projector screens. Asia Café also houses a large cybercafé & pool centre.
In SS15, you can hop from Korean (KimchiHaru, Da Sa Rang Korean BBQ), Japanese (Niko Niko Onigiri, Sushi Flash, No Reservation Japanese, Iku Japanese Fusion), Taiwanese (Taiwan Shihlin Hot-Star, MonkeyQ Taiwan Waffle) & Hong Kong (HK Station) restaurants – to local food (Mamak Penang 101, Chicken Hot Pot, Abirami, Silva Tandoori, Darussalam) – to noodle shops (JoJo, Chilly Pan Mee, Se Gye Mee, QQ Noodle, Face To Face) – & then to dessert shops (Sweet Hut, Favourites Waffle, Y2P, Snowflake, Black Ball).
Get freshly-baked pastries, tarts, buns & cakes from local bakeries (TK Bakery, RT Pastry House, Cake Sense). Among the many gems of SS15 is RT Pastry House & Café, a bakery that is popular with locals; TK (Tong Kee) Bakery is a heritage name in Kuala Lumpur, traditionally famous for egg tarts.
Have some java – hang out & study at any café you fancy (Good Friends, It’s A Grind, Starbucks, Espressolab, Coffee Cottage, Big Cup, Brooklyn B, Cuppa Kaffe, Flat White, Hailam Kopitiam, Coffea).
Eat at street stalls & food trucks (Little Fat Duck, La Famiglia), fast food outlets (McDonald’s, Pizza Hut) or burger specialists (Burgertory, Hong Ya, Kaw Kaw Burger, Burger Factory) – anything to suit your taste, in every direction! Walk across the pedestrian bridge in front of LOFT @Subang to find a whole lot more local food options – from Chinese restaurants, fish ball noodles to bak kut teh!
There is a huge range of services & stores nearby for everything you need. Banks (CIMB, RHB, Maybank, Public Bank, Affin, BSN); clinics, pharmacies (CityCare, Guardian, Caring, Unipharm, Watsons) & a Chinese medical shop (Eu Yan Sang); money changers (Proficient Capital, Premier Pyramid); 24-hour convenience stores (myNews.com, 99 Speedmart, KK Super Mart, 7-Eleven) – all in short-walking distance. There is a small retail mall in SS15 itself, 9 minutes’ walk from LOFT @Subang, namely the First Subang Mall – which has Giant hypermarket (grocery store) as its main anchor.
Within a few minutes’ walk, there are plenty of printing, art & stationery shops (Bormas, Syaraz, Photocopy House, Art & Print, Ichi-Ban, OSSS Club, PrintStone); mobile-phone shops (iFix, U-mobile, Digi); hair (Shins, Kalvin Chan, Difino, Cutway, Hair Depot, Above, Ryuko, Spazio, Joe’s Barber), mani-pedi (Herz) & beauty (Cellnique, Oasis De Beauty, Cony Unisex, Enya, I-Beauty, Dermasafe, Tanamera, BrunoVassari, Artistic) salons.
There is much to experience, learn & master at your leisure – music & singing lessons (Do Re Mi, Guitar Store, Serene Sound, Klang Music Centre, Crescendo, Bintang); dance (Passion) & DJ (Positive Rotation) studios; a gym (Blitz Gym); cybercafés, snooker (Vision), pool (Asia Café), darts (Darts Dojo, Grandmaster Darts), board games (Meeples) & escape games (Escape Dungeon, Mission Q) – plenty of pursuits, pastimes & activities to immerse yourself every day!
Check out new places, engage in diverse interests, hobbies & passions – from clothing (Kustom, Wearhouz), cap (Cap City), shoe (17Gallery), fashion (Hers Fashion, My Love, Nicleesher, Eagle Shoppe) & costume rental (Cherry Pom Pom) boutiques; hobby (My Hobby House), specialty (Jaben Network Headphone) & souvenir (Little Akiba) stores; to religion centres (Sathya Sai Baba, Jun Ping Tang Buddhist, Gospel Book Centre) – fill up your leisure time as you please, live a balanced & well-rounded lifestyle, for a healthy mind & body.
With so many places to explore, taste, play & experience – so many must-visit landmarks, recreational & leisure activities – life in SS15 is exciting, the possibilities for every day is endless!
Beyond SS15, there are lots of malls & attractions a stone’s throw away – each with their own layout, distinctive choices & unique feel.
Within a short commute (5 – 15 minutes from LOFT @Subang) by way of public transportation (taxis or buses), Subang Parade (16 minutes’ walk from LOFT @Subang), Empire Subang (18 minutes’ walk from LOFT @Subang), Sunway Pyramid & the adjacent Sunway Lagoon theme park, Subang Avenue, & Aeon Big hypermarket are a few major shopping, leisure & hypermarket destinations nearby.
In nearby USJ & Ara Damansara, there are more malls & hypermarkets – the Main Place at USJ 21, One City, Summit Subang USJ, 19 USJ City Mall, the open air Citta Mall in Ara Damansara, Giant hypermarket USJ & Mydin hypermarket USJ each provide more shopping alternatives and conveniences.
Further away, USJ Taipan is a neighbourhood commercial area popular with its nearby residents, like a little cousin reminiscent to SS15.
There are many sports & recreational options in Subang Jaya & its surrounding neighbourhoods, such as indoor & outdoor sports, golf & country clubs, & various hobbyist pursuits. Think of a passion & you will likely find a club in the vicinity of Subang Jaya!
The main public park (with a beautiful lake) in Subang Jaya is the Subang Ria Recreational Park, which is 18 minutes’ walk from LOFT @Subang; while the 3K Sports Complex, which is 16 minutes’ walk from LOFT @Subang, has a swimming pool, gym, squash, badminton, & table tennis facilities; Sports Planet is an indoor football (futsal) centre, 22 minutes’ walk from LOFT @Subang.
In addition, other sports & recreation venues include MPSJ Stadium in USJ, which has a full-sized running track. The Speedway PLUS Go-Kart circuit in USJ has racing go-karts, bikes & mini-bikes for rental usage on its racetrack. There is an ice-skating rink in Sunway Pyramid.
Golf & country clubs nearby include the Subang Racquet & Golf Centre, Subang National Golf Club, Glenmarie Golf & Country Club, & Saujana Golf & Country Club. There is a driving range along the same road as Empire Subang (24 minutes’ walk from LOFT @Subang).
Wikitravel lists a choice of indoor football (futsal), fitness, & badminton centres in the vicinity of Subang Jaya. If you have something specific in mind, google or ask around, you just might find something nearby!
Wikipedia has a guide to places of religion & worship in Subang Jaya.
Explore & jog around the surrounding neighbourhoods.. you will discover small public parks with sports facilities – there’s nothing better than having a little kickabout or basketball game with neighbourhood kids, teens & the young-at-heart in the afternoon & evenings!
” Eat, Pray, LOFT “