Taman Batu Caves is a residential township nestled in Batu Caves. This neighborhood is located in between Selayang and Gombak, neighboring Desa Putra, Dolomite Park Avenue, Laksamana, Taman Sri Batu Caves and Taman Sri Gombak.
Taman Batu Caves comprises of mostly low-cost apartments and 1-storey terrace houses. Apartments here have built up areas ranging from 680 sf to 1,267 sf and consist of 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. A standard unit of 1-storey terrace house comprises of 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. It is equipped with a playground.
There are various amenities situated near Taman Batu Caves such as Giant Hypermarket Batu Caves which is about 6 minutes drive away. Alternatively, residents can also head over to Selayang Mall which is only about 10 minutes driving distance away whereby there are many retail outlets, restaurants and many more provided there.
There are many schools situated near Taman Batu Caves namely SK Taman Selayang 1, SJK Kheow Bin, SK Kampung Selayang and many more. All situated no further than 2.3km. It is accessible via Jalan Batu Caves and also Middle Ring Road 2 (MRR2). For residents who prefer to commute via public transportation can go to the nearest Batu Caves KTM Komuter Station.
Taman Batu Caves is situated just next to Batu Caves and thus there would be crowds especially during Wesak Day. Expect congestion and bad traffic jam a few days before Wesak Day and on the actual day of the festival itself. There would be many devotees using the roads to and fro Taman Batu Caves to head to Batu Caves and this might be an issue to the residents and also the residents nearby.
There were complaints regarding the traffic congestion towards the residences as the residents claimed that the problem is factored by the massive commercial activities along the road. There are many low cost apartments in Taman Batu Caves and also the residential areas nearby, some residents have expressed that they are always worried about their safety while walking to the KTM station.