Jumeirah has been one of the most popular areas in Dubai for a long time and will continue to do so in the future. The area is home to some of the most iconic places in Dubai, such as the Jumeirah Mosque, the Zoo, and the Mercato and Palm strip malls. Jumeirah Beach, which in the past was also called Russian Beach and Chicago Beach and also goes by the name of Open Beach, is one of the most in-demand places to get a sun and go for a swim. The Town Centre is the place where all shops, restaurants and other establishments come together. The waterfront community offers residents urban living in a quiet and peaceful neighborhood.
Where is Jumeirah located?
Jumeirah is located in the coastal area at the Arabian Gulf and about 10-15 minutes away from the main road artery in Dubai, Sheikh Bin Zayed Road depending on the location you depart from. The area is surrounded by other popular districts such as Downtown Dubai, DIFC and Za’abeel. Many people like to call this place home as it is the perfect location as it is located near the beach, shopping malls, entertainment outlets and parks.
It is also essential to know that Jumeirah is divided into sub-communities, which are:
Jumeirah Bay Islands
Nearby roads include Sheikh Zayed Road
Downtown Dubai, DIFC and Za’abeel
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Located on the stunning La Mer beach, at Laguna Waterpark age doesn't matter to have an amazing time. Surf on the Wave Oz, float down the lazy river, or simply chill out in our infinity pool. Don't forget to relax and check out the outstanding views of the Jumeirah coastline. Don't miss out on the slides either, Laguna Water also has some of the best water slides in Dubai.
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Beach park 39 Street
What kind of new real estate projects can be found here?
Below you see the ranking of most popular areas in Jumeirah:
Jumeirah Bay Islands
You can find a wide range of different properties in Jumeirah with apartments in various sizes as well as townhouses and villas that provide 3 to even 6 bedrooms. However, keep in mind that Jumeirah is one of the most expensive areas in Dubai and you will need deep pockets to buy a property here.
What about transport and parking in Jumeirah?
Public transport is convenient and widely available in Jumeirah. There is no designated metro station for Jumeirah itself, but you can find several stations in 5-10 min, while there are also several bus lines that serve the area and provide transport to and fro the metro stations.
In Jumeirah, all apartment buildings and villas come with their own parking while visitors can park their vehicle in the streets.
Metro: Business Bay station, Burj Khalifa/Dubai Mall station, Noor Bank station and Financial Centre station (THESE ARE THE NEARBY METRO STATIONS< JUST MENTION HOW MANY MINS IT TAKES)
Bus lines: 8, 81, 88, N55, X28
Water Transport: Dubai Canal Marine Transport Station 1, Al Ghubaiba Marine Transport Station (24 min)
Tram: Al Sufouh (17 min), Knowledge Village2 (16 min), Dubai Marina (17 min), Media City (18 min)
Which amenities are available?
Jumeirah is dotted with the finest amenities all over the territory. Here you can find an international mix of cuisines in exclusive restaurants that offer anything from traditional local cuisine to a delicious steak. For shopping, you can go to the Dubai Mall (10 min by car) but there are also plenty of shopping malls in the Jumeirah territory. The area also hosts a plethora of attractions and is one of the entertainment hubs of Dubai. Here you can find for example City Walk. This project, developed by Meraas, is a place where shopping, dining and entertainment blend into one. You can also find a large number of hotels in the area that cater to the many tourists that come to visit.
Nurseries: Art Village Nursery, Gardenia Nursery, Kid's Way Nursery, Banan, Green Grass Nursery
Schools: Emirates International School, Hadiba school of Dubai, Al Raya Girl's School, Dubai Center for Special Needs (7 min), Horizon English School (7 min), Al Shafey Boys Model School (5 min)
Universities and Colleges: Canadian University Dubai (12 min), IOWHE University (Dubai front office) (17 min), Maktoum Bin Hamdan Dental University College (12 min), Mena College Of Management (8 min)
Hospitals: Emirates Hospital, Back Pain Hospitals, Neuro Spinal Hospital, The Royal Doctors Polyclinic, international asestatic
Clinics: New York Dental Clinic, Ohio Clinic, The British Centers, Via medical center 2, Dermalase Clinic
Malls: Town Centre Jumeirah, Agora Mall, Galleria Mall, Jumeirah Beach Park Plazza, La plage 2
Supermarkets: Victory Team Grocery, Carrefour Market Al Wasl, Spinneys Dubai, sea side mini mart, Choithrams Al Wasl
Cinema: VOX Cinemas Mercato Mall, Ush Villa, Med Fabians skola, VOX Cinemas OUTDOOR at Galleria
Bowling: Dubai Bowling Center (8 min), Yalla! Bowling (26 min)
Karaoke: Voice Karaoke Bar & Terrace (8 min), Red Room (11 min), The Other Office Karaoke (17 min), Hendricks (7 min)
Dance: Off The Hook Dance, DanceHorizons (6 min), Cafe de la danse (10 min), Tempo Dance Center DIFC (10 min)
Mosques: Rashid bin Bakhit Mosque, Ahmad Al Attar Masjid, Al-Koss Mosque, Masjid Rashid Al Hadeeth, Masjid Ahmad Ramadhan, Suhail bin Juma Mosque
Church: Glorious Ministries International (6 min), DJIBRILLA,goudel (10 min), City of Dreams (15 min), Josefina y Marcelo (10 min)
Dining: Kabab Erbil Iraqi Restaurant, Manga Sushi, COYA Dubai, Sea Fu, Mint Leaf Restaurant, 3 Fils Restaurant
Cafes/bars: Prego Cafe, Milkshake Kulture, To the Moon and Back Coffee, Knightsbridge cafe, Il Bar, Mercury Lounge
Nightlife: One Club Dubai, Sunset Palace, Traffic Club Dubai, Club Boudoir
What are the most popular residential complexes in Jumeirah?
Jumeirah has been built up for large parts and therefore the number of off-plan projects is less than in other parts of Dubai. However, that doesn’t mean that there aren’t any new developments. Keep in mind that Jumairah is an uptown area and therefore the prices are higher than in areas that are further away from the Arabian Gulf. Here’s our top 3 for off-plan projects in Jumeirah.