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Living in Dubai Marina

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Dubai Marina is located between Sheikh Zayed road and Gulf- makes it ideal for people commute to the capital city Abu Dhabi. Dubai Marina is serviced by both metro and the only tram in Dubai and access to Sheikh Zayed road is easy. This part of the city presents ‘new’ Dubai and its 30-minute drive away from ‘old’ Dubai, Bur Dubai and Deira. Dubai Marina has its own mall Dubai Marina Mall and it’s about 10 minutes away from nearby shopping malls. Dubai Marina is proximate to Media City and Internet where Multinational Corporations have offices, seems convenient to work and live in the areas respectively. Famous developments Bluewaters Island and Palm Jumeirah is just a few minute drive away from Dubai Marina.

An appeal of living in Dubai Marina is how easy to commute with or without a car going in and out of city. This is perfect for tourists and visitors to get around to explore the marvelous townhood. One can never get bored taking a night walk by the side of tall high-end towers with gorgeous waterfront views and exciting events all around in an abundance of luxurious amenities.

Property Choices

There are well offered 200 towers built by a few different developers with a wide range of selections and prices and more upscale towers are in JBR, where standalone 40 towers sited for the higher cost of living. Emaar’s developments are considered the best quality among other developments in this area. Dubai Marina is also home to Princess Tower, the world’s second tallest residential building, and the notable Cayan tower, the world’s biggest beautiful twisting tower.
There are still a number of buildings are under construction and the area is quite congested with tall buildings. Another critical thing that’s into consideration is that there is not enough visitors parking. Although there could be good rental and sales deals available due to a large amount of supply, note that biggest disadvantages of living in Dubai Marina is high rental costs and a distance from downtown and western side of Dubai.


Dubai Marina is an excellent place for small families and young professionals who are non-drivers – ideal for walking kids and getting daily refreshment around homes. Convenience of everything at the doorstep lifestyle, living in a high rise residential building while groceries to be delivered at home, this is something Dubai Marina offers you in contrast of typical Dubai life in other communities.


The well-stocked Dubai Marina mall is a spot of retails of international brands and Marina Walk has a full-fledged stretch along the river that is full of trendy eateries, bars and nightclubs. The area itself is dotted with beauty parlors, gyms and tour attractions on the water. There are quite a few world class hotels contributing to the nightly entertainment options. The lack of presence of schools or nurseries in the area shows Dubai Marina targets young expats- offered sociable lifestyle. And it’s a vibrant community where there are many boardwalks enjoying water side view starting from Grosvenor House, to the other end of the marina which is Dubai Marina Yacht Club and more beyond.   

Almost all of the residential buildings have high standard amenities onsite, include swimming pools, BBQ pit and its dedicated space and fully equipped gyms for residents’ well beings. The area is wholly made of apartment buildings that provide studios, 1-4 bedroom flats, penthouses and duplexes.


Dubai Marina is the epitome of urban luxury completed with over 200 residential buildings. The sought-after buildings were finished with high quality interiors and spacious bright designs complemented with magnificent views of the gulf and skyline. Dubai Marina towers are offering competitive prices in 2021 in the real estate market – prices of studio apartments yearly rental is around Dhs 42,500 and one bedroom apartments average at Dhs 60,000. For purchasing, buyers would expect more flexible scheme of payments this year, thus, average of 600 thousands dirhams for a studio flat and 950k on average for 1 bedroom apartments in Dubai Marina.

JBR Beach

A Beach opposite of Jumeirah Beach Residences is a charming yet relaxing district with a variety of restaurants and a range of activities and amusements.

The sunny beach so easily accessible from the main road and is total get-away from a bustling city. In that account, hundreds of visitors come to the district for a little break. There are plenty of things you can do at the beach, from a shoreline dining to parasailing and other watersports, you will find all the beach activities around here. Kids can enjoy in banana boats and a train along the shoreside. Tourists can ride a camel around the beach and there is a running track and volleyball court for people feeling sporty. Winding down with a popcorn in the cinema complex would be ideal for everyone if not, the visit coincides with end of the day, visitors can encounter some live performances at the joint.

Marina Walk

A paved walkway with 305 shops and 69 elegant restaurants is the world famous Dubai Marina Walk. This beachfront walkway is a perfect destination for walking and dining- whole area is 7km dedicated pedestrian – breezy environment full of things to do. There are public events often happening at the huge Cobblestone Boulevard for attracting many visitors. Therefore, sometimes walking the area might be quite challenging as its gets too crowded from time to time. There are outdoor markets and shops selling jewelry, precious soaps and artisan made souvenirs which makes the place more lively and vibrant.
Dubai Marina Walk has become a true lifestyle destination, thanks to variety of leisure, shopping and dining selections. Some of the largest brands and top restaurants in this al fresco setting made the Marina Walk one of the iconic place to live and stay.

In this lovely community, cycling and jogging in the dedicated track with a fantastic view in the right season will let the stress away. Alternatively, you can go to a spa amongst the marina view to indulge yourself a more relaxing time.

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JBR Beach

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