Al Wasl is one of Dubai’s busiest neighbourhoods. A few decades ago, the community was a quiet suburb. Now, it has evolved into a vibrant entertainment hub. The area’s low-rise buildings are the only reminder of its past. The neighbourhood has secluded villas and two-storey apartment buildings, and many of the complexes have retail stores and restaurants on the first floors. The streets are lined with wide pedestrian walkways and open-air cafes. The community’s modern look is reminiscent of a capital city in Europe.
Al Wasl neighbours Downtown Dubai, Business Bay, and Jumeirah. The sea can be reached within a 10- to 15-minute drive of the community, and residences are conveniently situated between Jumeirah Beach Road and Sheikh Zayed Road, which provide easy access to other parts of the emirate. The area attracts visitors and locals with its many shopping centres and entertainment venues that host regular events. On one hand, the community offers a cosy and calm place to live, and on the other hand, it offers many popular attractions.
Al Wasl has a wide selection of residential properties that are available to buy and rent. There are gated communities with three- to five-bedroom villas. Residents can choose to live in detached villas with large plots, gardens, and private pools. Each complex offers a variety of upscale amenities, including gyms, saunas, and children’s playgrounds. Properties also include studios and apartments that are situated in low-rise buildings. Properties come in many different layouts, including three-bedrooms units that have five bathrooms and cover an area of 2,500 sq. ft. The complexes feature modern amenities and enclosed courtyard areas with recreational facilities.
Al Wasl offers excellent transportation accessibility and a well-developed infrastructure. There is ample parking for personal vehicles, and residents can take advantage of local bus stops. The nearest Metro stations, Business Bay and Burj Khalifa/Dubai Mall, can be reached within walking distance of the residences. The exact distance depends on the location of the residential unit within the neighbourhood. Al Wasl is home to many large supermarkets, including Choithrams, Carrefour, Spinneys, and Waitrose. City Walk and Galleria are one-story shopping centres that feature haute couture boutiques, cafes, and lounges. Residents have the opportunity to enjoy retail stores, restaurants, and entertainment venues under one roof. A few popular eateries include Farzi, Atisuto, and Bianca Mozzarella, among others.
Residents have easy access to nearby educational institutions and medical centres, including Dubai Japanese School, JSS Private School, and Horizon English School. Knowledge Park can be reached within a 20-minute drive of the community. For medical care, residents can go to Dr. Michael’s Dental Clinic, Dubai London Clinic Dental Centre, and International Aesthetic Medical Centre. Emirates Hospital in Jumeirah can be reached within a 10-minute drive.
Al Wasl attracts investors and tenants with its large selection of shopping and entertainment venues. Residents can enjoy a vibrant life while being assured of their safety and privacy within gated communities. The neighbourhood is conveniently located near the city’s most popular cultural and business centres. Rental properties are in-demand among couples, and investors can generate a stable passive income since properties have a return on investment rate of 5.6%.
Al Wasl Road is one of the most popular parts of the neighbourhood. It has many retail stores, restaurants, recreational facilities, and entertainment venues. Apartments and villas are available to rent. There are luxury villas with swimming pools that cover an area of 10,000 sq. ft. Residents can also opt for a smaller villa that has a minimum size of 2,800 sq. ft. Annual rental rates range from AED 125,000 (USD 35,000) to AED 425,000 (USD 117,000). Properties in low-rise apartment complexes have an average price of AED 74,000 (USD 20,500), per year.
Dar Wasl is a residential community that has a wide variety of properties, including villas and apartments that are available to rent. Two-bedroom apartments have an average annual rental rate of AED 115,000 (USD 32,000), and villas have an annual rental rate of AED 205,000 (USD 57,000). The community has a sports club, gyms, squash courts, and tennis courts.
Galleria Villas is a residential complex that consists of 38 four- to five-bedroom villas that are situated next to the Galleria Shopping Centre. This gated community has gardens, a gym, a swimming pool, sports facilities, and children’s playgrounds. Residents can choose from standard densely-built properties and insulated villas with custom designs. Units are available to buy and rent. Four-bedroom villas have an average rental rate of AED 176,000 (USD 49,000).
Boxpark Shopping Centre was built using blocks that have brightly colour accents. Visitors can enjoy boutiques, restaurants, and cinemas. This vibrant shopping destination offers many family-friendly activities and attractions.
Safa Park is a landscaped green space that is used for recreational activities. Visitors can have a picnic on the lawn, and there are sitting areas for relaxing near a pond or waterfall. Sports fans can play football and cricket, and there are jogging tracks and basketball courts, as well as places to rent boats.
Green Planet is a recreated bio-dome that is located in a corner of the City Walk rainforest. Its natural conditions are accurately recreated to accommodate sloths, reptiles, birds, and lemurs. Visitors can take guided tours, experience tropical thunderstorms, feed piranhas, and observe the life of nocturnal creatures.
|MP-S-32779||Full Floor Penthouse|Res 6|Attractive Payment Plan||3,605 sq. ft.||3||4||10,750,000 AED|
|MS-2188||AIRE | Sleek 3BHK with Modern Aesthetics||3,020 sq. ft.||3||4||14,644,422 AED|
|MS-2187||AIRE | Palatial 4BHK w/ Bold & Refined Interiors||4,385 sq. ft.||4||5||21,583,262 AED|
|MS-2381||AIRE | Sleek 3BHK with Modern Aesthetics||2,267 sq. ft.||3||4||8,220,962 AED|
|MS-2907||Genuine Resale | Canal View | Huge Layout||1,495 sq. ft.||2||3||4,600,000 AED|
|MS-2908||Full Park View | Investors Deal | Prime Location||1,976 sq. ft.||3||4||5,500,000 AED|
|MS-2911||Canal Front Living | Genuine Resale | Inquire Now||951 sq. ft.||1||2||2,300,000 AED|
|MS-2912||Quality Living | Premium Location | Hot Deal||1,522 sq. ft.||2||3||4,700,000 AED|
|MS-2190||AIRE | Contemporary Minimalist Living | New Offer||3,020 sq. ft.||3||4||11,806,170 AED|
|MS-2191||AIRE | High-floor 3BHK w/ Impeccable Interiors||3,232 sq. ft.||3||4||16,782,454 AED|
|MS-2192||AIRE | 2BHK Sky Unit w/ Modern & Bold Interiors||2,402 sq. ft.||2||3||10,975,244 AED|
|MP-S-35263||Genuine Resale | PP Available | Amazing Views||1,553 sq. ft.||2||3||4,250,000 AED|
|MP-S-35262||Burj Khalifa & Canal View | Genuine Resale||2,456 sq. ft.||3||4||6,000,000 AED|
|MP-S-35261||Genuine Resale | Canal View | Huge Layout||1,809 sq. ft.||2||3||4,800,000 AED|
|MP-S-35302||Genuine Resale | Premium Location | Investors Deal||1,704 sq. ft.||2||3||4,590,000 AED|
|MP-S-35303||Huge Layout | Modern Living | High End | Resale||1,976 sq. ft.||3||4||4,900,000 AED|
|MP-S-36648||Luxury Residence | Corner Unit | Scenic Park View||1,559 sq. ft.||2||4||4,600,000 AED|
|MP-S-36650||Premium Residence | Relaxing Park View | Best Deal||1,928 sq. ft.||3||5||5,600,000 AED|
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