Jumeirah (Arabic: جميرا‎) literally means beautiful. It is a coastal residential area in Dubai, United Arab Emirates mainly comprising low rise private dwellings.
It is administratively divided into three neighborhoods including Jumeirah 1, Jumeirah 2, and Jumeirah 3. It has both expensive and large detached properties as well as more modest town houses built in a variety of architectural styles.
The area is popular with expatriates working in the emirate and is familiar to many tourists visiting Dubai as well.