In 5 minutes drive (or 10 minutes by foot) you can reach the nearest shopping mall around, which is Lippo Mall Kemang. It is a mid-to-upper class shopping hub with a supermarket, banks, pharmacies, fashion boutiques, salons, restaurants, cinema, and a great outdoor place to chill and watch their music events, There's also a supermarket in the ground floor of Kemang Mansion called Kem Chicks, with a lot of imported and quality products. With 10 minutes walk, you can also reach La Codefin that has Lotte Supermarket as other alternative.
Restaurant and Bars:
In Kemang, there is a bounty of eateries serving a variety of cuisines, from Western to Asian. The great ones around are Eastern Guarantee (Indian and British cooking), Kick the bucket Stube (German), Toscana, Warung Turki, El Asador, Mendjangan, Nusa Indonesian Gastronomy, and Lumpang Emas. There are numerous restaurants in Lippo Mall Kemang as well, ranging in prices from the simple fast-food chains to upper-class dinings.
Kemang is one of the hubs of nightlife activities in Jakarta, with plenty of great bars and nightclubs. As it is massively populated by expats, it is also an ideal location to socialize with foreigners. Some prominent bars around are Hooters, Beer Brothers, Hotel Monopoli, FJ on 7, Frank's Bar, Eastern Promise, and Duck Down Pizza Party. It really is the best location for great drinks and parties!
It is not a public-transportation-friendly area, as there aren't many urban transportation services operating through its streets. There are no Transjakarta bus stop or train station nearby, but there is an MRT station of Cipete that could be reached in about 15-20 minutes from the property. During rainy season, the streets in Kemang Raya is also prone to flooding, which can make it quite difficult to get around.