Shaw Plaza, Twin Heights is a mixed development located along Balestier Road on the site of the former Hoover cinema. It consists of a 5-storey shopping complex and two residential towers of 21 storeys each. The shopping complex occupies valuable frontage along Balestier Road with its own entrances separate from the residential towers. Designed with a modern finish of silver aluminium panels and glass panels, the shopping complex is a striking landmark along Balestier Road especially at night when the specially designed panels of glass at the fašade are lit up. The shopping complex includes a cineplex with 6 halls on the 5th storey, providing a total of about 1280 seats. The two residential towers are sited behind the shopping complex which serves as a buffer to busy Balestier Raod. It is provided with its own private separate entrance from a side road to maintain a degree of privacy from the shopping complex. To enhance the exclusive nature of this development, the lower floors of the residential towers are clad in a richly textured yellow / brown granite and high ceilings are designed for the podium drop-off-areas and lobbies. A specially designed one-storey high water feature flanks the two towers and frames the edge of the swimming pool which is finished in colourful blue glass mosaics. Shaw Plaza is on Balestier Road; is on Mandalay Road; is near Jalan Ampas; is near Martaban Road; is near Bhamo Road; is near Jalan Kemaman; is near Prome Road; is near Kim Keat Road; Shaw Plaza is geographically located at latitude(1.3249 degrees) 1° 19' 29" North of the Equator and longitude (103.8511 degrees) 103° 51' 3" East of the Prime Meridian on the Map of Singapore or JB.
The locations related to Shaw Plaza are represented by the the shortest path as the crow would fly between any two points and may not be nearest by road. For example, Shaw Plaza is located 31 metres from Twin Heights. Shaw Plaza is located 81 metres from Burly Hotel. Shaw Plaza is located 101 metres from Monarchy Apartments. Shaw Plaza is located 105 metres from HMI Balestier Hospital. Shaw Plaza is located 118 metres from Balestier Plaza.
Burly Hotel 0.1km, Fragrance Hotel, Balestier 0.4km, Hoover Hotel 0.4km, are places to stay (hotel, service apartment, inn) located near Shaw Plaza.
Balestier Plaza 0.1km, Balestier Market 0.2km, NTUC Fairprice Toa Payoh 0.7km, are places to shop (shopping mall, shop houses) located near Shaw Plaza.
Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall 0.6km, Land Transport Gallery 1.8km, Thief Market 2.3km, are places of interest (attraction) located near Shaw Plaza.
Curtin University of Technology 0.4km, Chij Toa Payoh Primary School 0.4km, Balestier Hill Primary School 0.8km, are places of learning (school, college, university) located near Shaw Plaza.
Toa Payoh Town Park 0.7km, St. Geoges's Park 1.2km, Somme Road Playground 1.6km, are parks, playgrounds, open fields or commons located near Shaw Plaza.