Kota Damansara is a township in Petaling Jaya, Selangor. It spans across 4000 acres of land owned by Selangor State Development Corporation (PKNS). Development of the township was launched by PKNS in 1992 on what used to be a forest reserve and today development is also being carried out through multiple private developers. It is sandwiched between U4 of Shah Alam and PJU4, Sunway Damansara and Damansara Damai of Petaling Jaya.
Kota Damansara is home to a wide range of property types that include Casabella – 3-storey modern bungalows; Villa Damansara – gated residential enclave featuring 2-storey terrace houses, semi-detached houses and bungalows; Sierra Damansara – residential estate consisting of 2-storey and 2.5-storey semi-detached houses; Tainia Apartment & Salvia Apartment –low-cost apartments; Casa Residenza – 34-storey serviced apartment; I Residence – 3 serviced apartment towers of 18-19 levels; Palm Springs – 6-block high density condominium; De Rozelle – four blocks of 8 & 9-storey condominiums; D’Rimba – 13-blocks of low-rise condominiums within a tropical resort setting; Tropicana Gardens – luxurious mixed development; Cascades – an integrated development consisting of a retail mall, corporate office block and a residential component; Sunway Nexis – commercial and residential development designed with an interior landscaping incorporating greenery; Sunsuria Technology Centre & Surian Industrial Park – semi-detached factory units; Cova Suites – 3-tower high-rise condominium; Cova Square – commercial development consisting of retail and Soho units and Cova Villa – condominium complex of which the latter three together with Cova Lake form Cova City.
Amenities and Facilities
Residents of Kota Damansara enjoy a multitude of shopping centres and recreational activities offered by Sunway Giza, The Strand, the Curve, IPC, Tesco, Giant, IKEA, 1 Utama Shopping Centre, Selangor Polo and Country Club, Seri Selangor Golf Club, Tropicana Golf and Country Resort, Sports Planet Futsal Centre and Selangor Polo and Equestrian Centre all conveniently located within close proximity.
The commercial centre hosts a wide range of dining options offered by more than 60 restaurants from sidewalk cafes to gourmet restaurants. For education, there are numerous schools such as SMK Seksyen 4 & 10, SK Seksyen 9 & 11, SRK Seksyen 6, KDU International School and higher educational institutes such as SEGi University, KDU College and KBU International College are close by. Other amenities include numerous suraus, Kota Damansara Mosque, Tropicana Medical Centre, petrol station, banks, post office and police station.
Accessibility and Transportation
From downtown Petaling Jaya, Kota Damansara is accessible via Damansara Puchong Expressway (LDP). It is also accessible via Sprint Highway (via Penchala Link), New Klang Valley Expressway (NKVE) and is also close to Persiaran Surian which will lead to Jalan Sungai Buloh. Federal Route 15 connects Kota Damansara to Subang Jaya and Sungai Buloh. The proposed MRT station in Kota Damansara will increase accessibility via public transport.