The lifestyle of a community plays an important deciding factor for any property buyer. Some choose to invest in golf communities, others go for vibrant ones. There are some who like to live far from the main city and some prefer waterfront neighborhoods.
This list of the best waterfront communities in Dubai will surely help you shortlist your future address!
1. Emaar Beachfront
The brand new island community of Emaar Beachfront, located between Dubai Marina and Palm Jumeirah offers its residents private beach access and also features Miami-style living in the heart of the city.
It features luxurious developments like Beach Vista, Sunrise Bay, Marina Vista, Grand Bleu Tower by Elie Saab, and South Beach Holiday Homes. The project hosts 27 towers that offer a mix of apartments and podium villas. The homes enjoy views of the Palm, the Arabian Gulf, or Dubai Marina.
Enjoying easy access to the key hubs of the city, Emaar Beachfront offers 1.5 kilometers of pristine private beach.
2. Dubai Creek Harbour
The iconic waterfront community of Dubai Creek Harbour is located just 10 minutes from Downtown Dubai. It is situated on the banks of the historical Dubai Creek and hosts residential buildings, offices, and commercial spaces.
The community is home to the Waterfront Promenade, featuring endless lifestyle amenities, including a yacht club. Residents can choose to lounge at the viewing deck on the marina quay or sail across the glittering waters. The wildlife haven of Ras Al Khor Bird Sanctuary, one of the most protected urban areas in the world is located near Dubai Creek Harbour.
Other attractions in Dubai Creek Harbour include the luxurious Vida Creek Harbour, Creek Marina hosting shopping, dining & leisure activities, and outdoor art galleries.
3. Rashid Yachts & Marina
One of Dubai’s newest beachfront communities, Mina Rashid has been named after His Highness Sheikh Rashid Bin Saeed Al Maktoum. It is located in the heart of Port Rashid and offers a range of contemporary 1 to 4-bedroom apartments and townhouses with private beach access.
Featuring 12,600 square metres of pristine beach, the community also features 100 metres Long Yachts, 43,000 Wet Berths, a floating Yacht Club, Private Beach Club and the iconic Queen Elizabeth 2, the one and only floating hotel in Dubai.
Upcoming attractions of Mina Rashid include The Dubai Mall by the sea, The Dubai Mall’s extension with a waterfront address. The mall will complement Mina Rashid’s Riviera lifestyle and will host global designer brands along with upscale shopping and dining experiences.
4. Dubai Marina
One of the largest waterfront communities of its kind in the region, Dubai Marina offers its residents a riviera-style living in a modern aesthetic setting. It covers an area of 50 million square feet and features a large 3.5 km water canal. Hosting a stretch of yachts, restaurants and stores on a strip, the community is located adjacent to The Beach, behind Jumeirah Beach Residence.
The community is built along a three-kilometre stretch of the shoreline and hosts over 200 residential towers. It features eight kilometres of landscaped public walkways, water features, benches and children’s play areas.
Dubai Marina is one of the most meticulously planned waterfront developments and offers a cosmopolitan and free-spirited atmosphere. Its strategic location on Sheikh Zayed Road makes it easily accessible from the key hubs of the city.
5. Bluewaters Island
Located off the shore of Jumeirah Beach Residence, the brand new waterfront destination of Bluewaters Island is known for hosting Ain Dubai, the world’s largest observation wheel, that forms the centrepiece of the community. It also houses unique retail and dining concepts. Part of the island is the renowned Caesars Palace Bluewaters Dubai, which offers excellent food and beverage options.
The urban community is home to apartments, penthouses and townhouses that enjoy stunning views of the Arabian Gulf. It is connected to the mainland by the Bluewaters’ bridge and can be easily accessed by multi-mode transport systems.
6. Palm Jumeirah
Known as the eighth wonder of the world, Palm Jumeirah is a man-made island that offers beachfront living at its best. It is home to celebrities and socialites from around the world who get attracted by its upscale lifestyle and stunning private beaches.
The beachfront villas located on the fronds are ideal for the ones with deep pockets. The opulent homes have their backyards extended into private beaches and define true luxury. The island also hosts a number of buildings that feature apartments. They are perfect for those who do not have the budget for beachfront villas but would like to enjoy beaches that are located within the vicinity.
Residents of Palm Jumeirah enjoy proximity to some of the exclusive developments of Dubai that include Atlantis Dubai – a themed hotel based on the underwater lost city of Atlantis, W Residences, Kempinski Hotel & Residence Palm Jumeirah, amongst many more.
7. La Mer
The world-class beachfront community in Jumeirah 1 offers uninterrupted views of the Arabian Gulf and Dubai skyline. Key developments of the community include Port De La Mer and Sur La Mer.
The first residential community of La Mer, Port De La Mer is located at the tip of its North Peninsula. It features apartments designed with a timeless aesthetic. Designed to offer a charming marina and waterfront lifestyle ideal for families, the private residential community hosts 1 to 4-bedroom apartments with stunning sea views, pastel-hued exteriors and verdant greenery that cascades from each balcony to the blue marina beneath.
Sur La Mer on the other hand is nestled between the La Mer beachfront, Sur La Mer is the first freehold townhouse community of Jumeirah 1. It offers a choice of 3, 4 and 5-bedroom options.
Would you like to get a home in a waterfront community in Dubai?
Hamptons International is an award-winning firm functioning in all major freehold communities in Dubai, offering a wide property portfolio to choose your dream home from. From the best vicinity for your children to a corporate office that’s strategically located to offer the utmost convenience, we boast a huge selection. Get in touch, we’d be delighted to assist you!
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