Downtown Dubai Guide:
Downtown Dubai is Dubai’s most quintessential locale. The most coveted address in the world, Downtown Dubai is synonymous with the Burj Khalifa, the tallest tower in the world, Dubai’s dancing fountains, and Dubai Mall, the largest mall in the world. The most attractive community in the city, Downtown Dubai offers many large-scale mix-use buildings. It is a major tourist attraction and houses many of the best 5-star hotels, gourmet restaurants, and many exclusive entertainment options.
Mostly popular amongst young professionals with high income, and young families, Downtown Dubai offers iconic apartments and limited villas. Mesmerising views, high-end lifestyle and a lively nightlife await you at Downtown Dubai.
Downtown Dubai residents have so much to enjoy. Nestled within the fast-paced lifestyle, the entire community has been thoughtfully crafted by Emaar. With unparalleled amenities and high-flying neighbours, residents have the perks that are exclusive to Downtown Dubai. Located between old Dubai and new Dubai, it is the perfect representation of Dubai’s hustle and bustle.
Downtown Dubai is home to skyscrapers across the entirety of its area. Let the enthralling views of the Burj Khalifa from your home take your breath away. You can find apartments with views of the Dubai Fountains, or the Boulevard. You can also choose from low-rise apartments and podium level villas, many of which are inspired by the souq style. Some of them also overlooks the Canal, the Burj Park and Old Town. It is a popular destination for tenants and investors alike. You can even choose to live in the Burj Khalifa. It is a multi-purpose area offering residential, commercial and retail options to choose from.
Downtown Dubai is branded as the Center of Now, and quite aptly so. It is in the heart of Dubai, right between Old Dubai and New Dubai. It is easily accessible via Sheikh Zayed Road. It is nestled across from Al Wasl on the north, close to DIFC and Business Bay. With Dubai Marina in the south, Jumeirah Beach in the west and old Dubai in the north, Downtown Dubai is located in the sweet spot with world-class amenities at your doorstep.
07 mins – DIFC | Business Bay
12 mins – Jumeirah Beach
13 mins – Dubai International Airport
15 mins – Mall of Emirates
19 mins – Dubai Marina
22 mins – JBR
Downtown Dubai is well connected by the metro, with a few stops across the area. Taxis and Trolley also have easy access to Downtown Dubai. The trolleys are the world’s first hydrogen-powered ones, helping people go from one place to another while feeling the busy vibe of the neighbourhood.
Most of the homes in Downtown Dubai offer parking spaces to the residents and visitors as well. There is underground parking and designated parking bays for visitors.
Downtown Dubai flaunts unrivalled attractions, an upscale lifestyle paired with a lively vibe across one of the most coveted addresses in the world.
The Dancing Fountain & The Burj Khalifa
A popular hotspot for tourists, people from all over the world flock to Downtown Dubai to see the Dancing Fountains at Souk Al Bahar. As a resident of this area, you can choose to live in an apartment that gives you front-row seats to a live performance every evening.
Souk Al Bahar is an attractive spot inspired by the old souk-styled layouts. It is home to some of the delectable gourmet restaurants, perfect for your celebratory brunch or the ideal date night.
The Burj Khalifa, an architectural marvel, that showcases the genius of mankind, is perched in the centre of Downtown Dubai. You can choose from apartments with a direct view of this masterpiece, or even choose to live in an apartment in Burj Khalifa. It is the perfect place to be on New Year’s Eve to watch the glorious fireworks display each year.
Finest Five-star Hotels in The World
Some of the finest five-star hotels in the area include the Address Boulevard, Palace Downtown, Armani Hotel, Vida Downtown, Manzil Downtown. These hotels offer an exclusive service along with top-notch views. Downtown also includes the Burj Park and Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard.
The World’s Largest Mall, The Dubai Mall
Dubai Mall, located within Downtown is the world’s biggest mall and houses everything; from high-street fashion, designer boutiques, to ski park, and gaming arcades. In addition to that, the area is dotted with several supermarkets as well as smaller grocery stores.
Opera enthusiasts can celebrate as Downtown Dubai is home to Dubai Opera, a 2000-seating area performance arts centre. Check out the daily performances of theatre, ballet, opera, and concerts.
Chic Restaurants & cafes and The Best Lounges and Cubs
Downtown Dubai is known for its exquisite array of gastronomical marvels. From the famous restaurants and chic cafes to the best lounges and clubs, you can find it all within the community. Perfect for the people who love to party or venture into different cuisines, this place houses some of the most exciting places to check out.
If you are looking to cool off, hit the beaches that located close by, reachable within 15 minutes. You also have swimming pools and gyms available within the community, as most buildings offer this amenity.
Nurseries, Schools & Health Clinics
Residents with children have access to nurseries like Pinocchio Nursery and Blossom Downtown Nursery Dubai, and Kid’s Caste Nursery, just 10 minutes away. Older kids can access nearby schools on Jumeirah and Nad Al Sheba. Dubai International Academic City and Knowledge Park are also within a 20-minute drive and offers accredited universities.
Health Clinics are also available in the vicinity. Dubai Mall has Mediclinic located within itself. The Emirates Hospital is also located close by. There are many pharmacies available within the community as well.
If you are a pet-owner, Downtown Dubai has got you covered. Burj Park is a pet-friendly area for quick walks and plays for your pets. You can also go to Burj Park for a run and a jog around the park. Outdoor fitness enthusiasts can benefit from the rental cycles available at Downtown Dubai. You can also access gyms available within your buildings or within the community as well.
While Downtown Dubai can be a haven to live in, it can be expensive on rent compared to other places. However, properties here witness a high capital appreciation.
At Downtown Dubai, you will never have a dull movie. Live the fast-paced life in the city’s most exciting place to live in.