Ajman Uptown is a sustainable residential community in Ajman, famous among investors for off-plan projects. The community is a master development by Sweet Homes Group. Residential units comprise villas and townhouses, showcasing French architecture.
Villas in Ajman Uptown are divided according to the number of bedrooms. The names of these villas are unique and Acacia is one of them. Comprised of 4-bedroom, the villas in the community are an enchanting residential retreat for residents.
IN A NUTSHELL
- Offers spacious 4-bedroom villas
- Design is inspired by the elegance of French style architecture
- Adjacent to Sheikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Road E311
- 24/7 in-house security service
Popular points of interest in the locality are:
- Private garden
- Fitness centre
Valencia is located at an ideal situation in Ajman uptown that is on Sheikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Road (E 311). 80% of the master project is completed and the villas are handed over to owners. After completion of the project, residents will have a five-star hotel, a lavish shopping mall and a fire station in the area.
PROPERTIES IN ACACIA
Properties in Acacia consist of villas mostly. With an average area of 2,950 sq. ft., 4-bedroom villa is popular among families. The average sale price of a 4-bedroom villa is AED 3.2M.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN ACACIA
The allotted area for parking space in Acacia makes the life of residents easy. Villas in the community come with parking space for 2 cars, whereas, a few of the residential units have basement parking also.
Residents with personal vehicles can commute easily while those depending on public transportation in Acacia will have access to metro and bus stations nearby. China Mall Bus Stop 1 is one of the nearest bus stops, which is 13 minutes away. Jurf Industrial Area Stop is also on a 13-minute drive.
Al Qusais, Rashidiya, and Creek are few of the metro stations nearby. The closest one is Etisalat Metro Station that is on a 25-minute drive.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS NEAR ACACIA
There are a few supermarkets near Acacia to cater the grocery needs of residents. Located at a short distance of a 13-minute drive, Al Madina Hypermarket LLC is serving the community with high-quality retail products. From fresh fruits, vegetables, frozen food to dairy, household, electronics and garments, Al Madina Hypermarket is a one stop shop destination for residents. Zamzam Supermarket, 12 minutes drive away and Bravo Supermarket, 19 minutes drive away, are other grocery options for community residents.
MOSQUES IN ACACIA
The community will feature communal mosques shortly like any other residential area in UAE. Currently, there are a few mosques near Acacia, out of which Masjid Al Rehmah and Fatima Al Zahra Mosque are the nearest ones. For large gatherings on Friday and Eid, residents can head towards Sheikh Zayed Mosque Ajman , which is a 21-minute drive. It is the flagship building and a major tourist attraction of the city.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR ACACIA
There are not many churches near Acacia currently. Christian residents will have to drive for about 20-25 minutes to reach the closest ones. Russian Orthodox Church and St. Michael’s Roman Catholic Church are both about a 25-minute drive from Acacia.
As there are no temples near Acacia at the moment, residents have to go to Sharjah or Dubai if they want to visit one.
SCHOOLS NEAR ACACIA
Nursery option nearby includes:
- Kids Paradise Nursery
- City Kids Nursery
- Kids Town Nursery
A few of the renowned schools near Acacia are:
- Woodlem Park School
- The First Academy
- East Point Indian International School
Woodlem Park School is a CBSE – Central Board of Secondary Education School that follows the National Curriculum. Located at a 13-minute drive, more than 5000 students of the kindergarten to Grade 12 are studying in Woodlem Park School. With the aim of learning with fun, The First Academy is providing children with quality education. It is located 16 minutes away from the community.
The options for higher education include Gulf Medical University, 19 minutes away and the University of Sharjah, a 27-minute drive away. Ajman University is situated at a short distance of 20-minutes, the university has 9 colleges which offers 10 graduate and 23 undergraduate programs. All of the programs are accredited by the Ministry of Education, UAE.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR ACACIA
Residents can find various healthcare institutions nearby. Following are a few of the clinics near Acacia,
- Right Health Clinic
- Al Sanaiya Medical Clinic
- Sunil Medical Clinic
Following the National Agenda of UAE Vision 2021, the experienced team of specialists of Right Health Clinic is working day and night to achieve the goal. Located at a 10-minute drive, the clinic aims to establish a world-class healthcare system accessible to the working-class population. Al Sanaiya Medical Clinic is a well-equipped clinic with specialists of cardiology, orthopaedics, dentistry and general medical. The clinic is accessible on 19 minutes drive via Sheikh Zayed Street.
Other renowned hospitals near Acacia are Royal Hospital, University Hospital Sharjah and Thumbay Hospital Ajman.
A few of the nearby areas of the locality are:
Al Bahia is a coastal area comprised of mangrove plantations along the coastal strip. The community is known for spacious residential units and peaceful streets. Emirates City is another popular residential area nearby. It is a flagship development of the city located in Almerah, the eastern sector of Ajman. The community comprises of residential apartments and off-plan property.
Popular entertainment destinations nearby are:
- Ajman Equestrian Club
- Ajman Dhow Yard
- All Tallah Camel Race Course
With more than 100 Arabian horses, Ajman Equestrian Club is a popular riding school offers group and private tuition for children and adults. The expert instructors at Equestrian Club give a lesson in a number of languages. The show jumping and dressage are also taught to advanced riders.
It is a spectacular sight to see Dhows getting built at Ajman Dhow Yard. The place is known as the world’s largest dhow-building centre. The traditional tools and experienced craftsmen construct the Dhows without any design, the skilful hands are trained in the skills sets by their predecessors.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS NEAR ACACIA
The malls near Acacia include:
- Ajman China Mall
- City Centre, Ajman
Located at a 15-minute drive, Ajman China Mall deals in wholesale of hardware, furniture, appliances, and general merchandise. The sale, resale, and wholesale of textile, pretty commodities and lightings are the main business of the mall. More than 20,000 guests visit Ajman China Mall every day for buying stuff.
City Centre Ajman is the largest shopping and entertainment destination for residents of the community. Located on Al Ittihad Street, City Centre is 29 minutes drive away from the neighbourhood. City Centre Ajman is home to more than 79 international and local brands. Other features include magic Planet, 18 multi-cuisine dining outlets, a 9-screen VOX Cinema, and Ajman’s largest supermarket Carrefour.
RESTAURANTS NEAR ACACIA
Eateries and café in City Centre Mall include:
- Tim Hortons
- Big Apple Bagels
- Sweet Factory
A few of the established restaurants near Acacia are:
- Lavender Restaurant
- Desi Hot Pot Restaurant
- Zouk Restaurant
The culinary team of Lavender Restaurant approaches best spices suppliers to ensure they serve best to their guests. 19-minutes’ drive away, Lavender Restaurant offers Arabian cuisine using a perfect mixture of quality ingredients. Other restaurants near the locality include Desi Hot Pot, 11-minute away and Fajr Restaurant, 13-minutes’ drive away.
There are several options available for enjoying the nightlife in Ajman. Thirsty Horse, 20-minutes’ drive away, has a wide range of wines, vodkas, and mocktails. The place offers indoor sports also including darts, pool table, and golf simulator. Oscar Wine Shop and Pirates Sports Bar a few of the nightclubs nearby.
BEACHES NEAR ACACIA
The white-sand beaches in Ajman are popular for weekend-breakers from neighbouring areas looking for a quiet patch of sand. Located at a 28-minute drive away, Ajman Beach is popular for serious sun-and-sand relaxation. One can head towards Al Hamriya Beach to enjoy running on the jogging track. Other beaches near Acacia are Mangrove Beach and Al Zorah Public Beach.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
A few of the notable landmarks near Acacia are,
- Ajman Museum
- Al Zorah Natural Reserve
- Etisalat Tower
Ajman Museum is one of the most visited historical attractions. The fascinating collection of art crafts are housed in the restored fort which was served as ruler’s residence until 1970. The museum exhibits centuries-old manuscripts, weapons, models of wooden dhows and irrigation system.
Al Zorah Natural Reserve is another notable landmark in Dubai with one million square metres of mangrove forest. It is home to more than 60 species of birds including pink flamingos and herons. The natural reserve can be explored by kayak, the calm waters make it suitable for novice paddlers.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Few of the outdoor activities residents can enjoy are,
- Fitness centres
- Community parks
For fitness enthusiasts, The Gym Sports Centre is located on the 11th floor of Corniche Tower, 14-minute drive from the locality. The gym has the latest Cardio and Strength equipment for the members. There are a Jacuzzi, sauna bath and a nutrition shop in the gym also. Other gyms nearby are Alriffa Fitness Gym and Blue Star Gym.
A few of the popular salons nearby include:
- Aliza Beauty Salon
- Oro Beauty Centre
- Bait Al Jamal Beauty Salon
Located 18-minute drive away, Aliza Beauty Salon offers some of the quality skin treatments to their customers including manicure, pedicure, facial, waxing and hair styling. Oro Beauty Centre and Bait Al Jamal Beauty Salon are other salons near Acacia, both are accessible in 15-minutes’ drive via Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Road.
One can visit Lavender Spa located at Dragons Mart for a relaxing day. Other spas near Acacia are Swan Spa, Thai Spa Massage and Body & Mind Spa.
Al Zorah Marina 1, Ajman offers close proximity to neighbouring marinas throughout the UAE. The leisure destination hosts Old School Challenge, a unique sports activity in UAE for residents of the locality and neighbouring areas. The contestants run through a series of obstacles which are influenced by the civilization of the region. These obstacles make this ordinary sports activity a distinctive one characterized by the heritage and traditions of the UAE.
SOCIAL COMMUNITY GROUPS
Residents can join a Facebook group named ‘Uptown Ajman Residents’ to stay updated about the happenings in the community. There isn’t any Facebook group created by residents of Acacia yet.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Residential units in Acacia are sought-after properties in Ajman Uptown. Before moving to Acacia, one should keep in mind that the inaccessibility of metro station and bus service in the area may be troublesome for some of the families. Residents can commute through shuttles or taxis as a means of travelling.