Desa Tanjung (also known as Desa Tanjung Apartment) is an established condominium located along Jalan Tanjung Tokong which was completed in 1995. It is sited within the border of fast emerging metropolitan enclave of Sri Tanjung modern development. The apartment neighbors Island Plaza and Fettes Residences.
Desa Tanjung comprises one block of 19-storey high building with a total of 60 units. The standard units have a built up size that ranges from 1120 sq ft to 11300 sq ft per unit. The standard units have 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, living area, dining area, kitchen and also balcony.
There are standard facilities provided at Desa Tanjung which are 24 hours security services, covered car park, swimming pool, gymnasium, jogging track and childrenâ€™s playground. There are also several amenities surrounding the apartment. Schools located within the neighborhood such as Kumon Tanjung Tokong, Education Institute Complex, SJK Â© Hun Bin and SK Tanjung Tokong.
There are many amenities located nearby such as shops (Island Plaza which is just across the street, 7-Eleven, Prima Tanjung Business Centre, Cold Storage located in Island Plaza), petrol stations (Petronas Station which is beside Desa Tanjung) and dental surgery (KK Ong Dental Surgery). There is also a mosque that is located about a few minutes walk away called Masjid Karwa.
There are various eating establishments nearby such as Daorae Korean BBQ Restaurant Tanjung Tokong, Xuan Xin buffet steamboat, Tari CafÃ©, Nasi ayam, Ritz cake house, Hawker Center, Fettes Food Court, Spring CafÃ©, Baskin Robbins and Dome CafÃ© in Island Plaza.
Beside that, it is only a few minutes drive away to TESCO, Straits Quay and also many other shops. In terms of accessibility, one can exit to Jalan Fettes and Jalan Seri Tanjung Pinang via Jalan Tanjung Tokong. It is a few minutes drive away to the famous Gurney Drive and also Georgetown.
Desa Tanjung is nestled within a neighborhood with an abundance of amenities in close range. Residents state that it is very convenient for grocery shopping and most of the units in the apartment can experience the breath taking sea view.
However, traffic is a problem around this neighborhood as it is located within various amenities surrounding Desa Tanjung and residential area as well. Besides traffic, noise pollution is another issue for the residents as the area is too busy being located at the interchange of Jalan Tanjung Tokong and Jalan Fettes and across Island Plaza. The junction is always busy with cars.