Marine Parade is located at the east side of Central Singapore. Marine Parade's name originated from a promenade that was inches away from the seaside. Reclaimed land was poured over this promenade and part of the sea. Henceforth forming land called Marine Parade. Marine Parade is an urbanised estate and may also be known as a town.
There are a total of 58 HDB blocks made available at Marine Parade. The housing estate at Marine Parade is split into 4 differing roads. The roads there are called Marine Terrace, Marine Crescent, Marine Parade Central and Marine Drive. The private properties dominates at Marine Parade with a total of 16 private residential areas.
The schools available at Marine Parade includes all sectors from primary to tertiary. CHIJ Primary School, Ngee Ann Primary School, CHIJ Katong Convent, Tanjung Katong Girls School, Tanjung Katong Secondary School, Victoria School, Victoria Junior College and many more.
Additionally, Marine Parade is the estate that is nearest to East Coast Park. There are several hotels and malls located there including Parkway Parade Mall. Marine Parade also boasts their own National Library that is seeded within the Marine Parade community building.