Clementi is a bustling neighbourhood town, just one MRT stop away from SP. There are a wide variety of shops including banks, supermarkets, bookshops, boutiques and florists. Food can also be easily found in Clementi as it has an abundance of coffeeshops and a hawker centre. Clementi Polyclinic - a major clinic of the town, is located at Clementi Avenue 3. Other medical and dental clinics can be found too.
The Clementi Mall is one of the popular developments at Clementi. Conveniently situated beside Clementi MRT station, it houses Clementi Public Library, a food court, retail shops, banks and electronic stores. In addition, an air-conditioned bus interchange is also present, making Clementi one of the busiest neighborhood towns in Singapore.
Dover is a relatively small neighbourhood, located in the west between Clementi and Queenstown. It is often a noted location due to the sheer number of educational facilities it houses.
Holland Village is a small enclave near Singapore Polytechnic. There are many food outlets there serving all kinds of local and international cuisine, which are popular with the younger crowd and expatriates alike. It is also a good place to find specialist shops selling handicraft, furniture and antiques.
Another MRT stop away from Clementi is Jurong East. Although it is situated away from the city central, you can easily find most of the major amenities you would expect to find in the town area. The IMM mall is within walking distance from the Jurong East MRT station, and its tenants include Giant, Popular Bookstore and Daiso.
Right next to the MRT station, there are JEM and Westgate shopping malls. Just a little further, you can find JCube, which houses an IMAX theatre, an Olympic-size ice skating rink and a variety of food outlets and retail shops.
If you're looking to catch up on some reading, you may head over to the Jurong Regional Library. It houses a large collection of fiction and non-fiction books.
Not far away from the MRT, you can also find the Singapore Science Centre.