ABOUT AL DAR AL BAIDA B
Al Dar Al Baida B is one of the two sub-communities of Al Dar Al Baida in Umm Al Quwain (UAQ). The waterfront community is situated at the eastern end of the emirate. Sheikh Rashid Bin Saeed Al Maktoum Street and Majid Alawi Road run alongside the community connecting it to the key areas of the city.
IN A NUTSHELL
- A sub-community of Al Dar Al Baida, Umm Al Quwain
- A waterfront neighbourhood featuring villas
- Offers communal facilities such as grocery stores and mosques
- In proximity to major roads of the city
Al Dar Al Baida B is a peaceful waterfront residential community with a range of communal facilities in easy reach. It is connected to the key areas of the city through multiple roads that are running along with the community. As for residential properties, the community offers standalone villas mostly equipped with a range of amenities.
PROPERTIES IN AL DAR AL BAIDA B
Properties in Al Dar Al Baida B include villas mainly available in unique layouts. These two-storey villas come with a spacious living area, fitted kitchen, maid’s room and an attached bathroom and built-in closet in each bedroom. The private garden and car parking facilities are other features of these villas.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN AL DAR AL BAIDA B
Most of the villas in the community come with a dedicated car parking area in Al Dar Al Baida B. Residents can park one or two vehicles in the dedicated facility. Guests can use the street parking facility for their cars.
PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION IN AL DAR AL BAIDA B
The sub-community has a well-connected street network providing ease for commuting within and outside the neighbourhood. Sheikh Rashid Bin Saeed Al Maktoum Street runs towards the western side connecting the residential area to the central city and King Faisal Street UAQ. Majed Al Awal Road and Sheikh Ahmed Bin Rashid Al Moalla Street are other roads running alongside the community.
As for public transportation in the neighbourhood, residents can use the bus service from the Umm Al Quwain bus stop located a 12-minute drive away. The online cab service is another option for the commute.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS IN AL DAR AL BAIDA B
There are two supermarkets in Al Dar Al Baida B; Al Shuhaba Grocery and Al Jemhour Supermarket from where residents can buy daily essentials. Other supermarkets near the community are Al Tamimi Supermarket and Abu Jalal Supermarket located at a 3-minute drive. Residents can also buy grocery items from some of the best supermarkets in Umm Al Quwain such as Carrefour and Asfar Al Madina Supermarket.
MOSQUES IN AL DAR AL BAIDA B
Muslim community members can offer their prayers in Masjid Abdul Aziz Al Majid and Masjid Al Radwan. Both the mosques in Al Dar Al Baida B are located close to Sheikh Ahmed Bin Rashid Al Moalla Street.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR AL DAR AL BAIDA B
Churches near Al Dar Al Baida B include IPC Umm Al Quwain and Our Lady of Arabia Church. It will take a 5 to 10-minute drive to visit these churches.
SCHOOLS NEAR AL DAR AL BAIDA B
Parents with school-going children will find some of the best schools in Umm Al Quwain a short drive from the community. These include the New Indian School and Habitat School. The New Indian School near Al Dar Al Baida B offers education from Kindergarten to Grade 10 students. It will take a 4-minute drive to reach the school. Other schools near the community are the Elite American Private School and Al Manahil Primary School.
Those looking for higher education options can also find plenty of universities near the neighbourhood. Umm Al Quwain University is one of them. Formerly known as Emirates Canadian University College, it is considered one of the best universities in Umm Al Quwain. The university offers bachelors and graduate programs in Business Administration, Mass Communication, Arts & Science and Law. The higher education institute is accessible in a 4-minute drive via King Faisal Street.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS IN AL DAR AL BAIDA B
Residents in search of medical assistance can find several healthcare facilities near the community. Thumbay Clinic has a team of qualified professionals offering services for dermatology, general medicine, paediatrics and obstetrics & gynaecology. The clinic is situated at a 3-minute drive near the Majid Al Awal roundabout. Sansaya Clinic Umm Al Quwain, Dr Rana’s Specialist Clinic and Al Noor Clinic UAQ – Dental Clinic are other clinics near Al Dar Al Baida B located at a 4 to 5-minute drive.
Al Dar Al Baida B is surrounded by popular residential communities of the emirate. Such as:
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS NEAR AL DAR AL BAIDA B
Popular shopping destinations near the community are:
- China Mall
- City Mall
- Mall of Umm Al Quwain
China Mall is one of the best shopping malls in Umm Al Quwain offering a range of daily usage items, clothes and other accessories imported from China. The shopping mall also has dining options to facilitate visitors. Mall of Umm Al Quwain is another shopping mall near Al Dar Al Baida B situated at a 10-minute drive. Popular stores in the mall are:
- Malabar Gold & Diamonds
- Hour Choice
There is a Lulu Hypermarket and Department Store, Star Cinemas and a recreational facility, Orange Hub in the mall as well.
RESTAURANTS NEAR AL DAR AL BAIDA B
There is no shortage of restaurants near Al Dar Al Baida B offering a wide range of cuisine. A few of the restaurants are:
- Calicut Grill Restaurant
- Taiba Grill & Restaurant
- Healthy Dream Food
- Hot Burger Restaurant
- Indian Palace Restaurant
It will take a 5 to 10-minute drive to reach these dining facilities. Some of the best restaurants in Umm Al Quwain are also located near the neighbourhood. These include:
- Bait Al Mandi
- Emirates Sea Restaurant
- Sealand Restaurant
- Sikkat Beirut
Residents can also find outlets of international food chains in the nearby shopping malls such as KFC, Subway and Mcdonalds.
BEACHES NEAR AL DAR AL BAIDA B
Since Al Dar Al Baida B is a waterfront community, residents can enjoy a range of activities anytime. Other public beaches near the community are Umm Al Quwain Beach and Mangrove Beach. Some of the best resorts in Umm Al Quwain are also located close to the neighbourhood where residents can stay for a mini-vacation. These include Palma Resort and Flamingo Beach Resort.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
A few notable landmarks near the community are:
- UAQ Marine Club
- Umm Al Quwain National Museum
- Dreamland Aqua Park
UAQ Marine Club is a popular leisure spot near Al Dar A Baida B. The club offers a range of water sports activities including wakeboarding, windsurfing, stand-up paddling and kayaking. It is a certified Outdoor Adventure Centre where visitors can also enjoy houseboat tours, fishing and camping services. It is located along with Sheikh Ahmed Bin Rashid Al Moalla Street.
Another notable landmark near the community is Umm Al Quwain National Museum. Also known as Al Ali Fort, the historic landmark was a fort constructed by H.H. Sheikh Rashid Bin Majid Al Mualla for the residence of the ruling family. The fort was converted into a museum in 2000 to preserve the fort and valuable findings from Ed Dur and Tel Abraq. The museum is home to some of the renowned exhibits such as documents, jewellery and fishing equipment.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
H.H Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Park is a popular recreational facility located at a short drive of 5-minutes in Al Humrah D. It is one of the best parks in Umm Al Quwain featuring rides, a sports hall, an auditorium and a cafeteria. Other parks near the community are The National Flag Park and Al Jurf Family Park.
Fitness enthusiasts can keep up with their workout sessions in gyms near Al Dar Al Baida B. These include Miami Gym and Public Beach Gym. It will take a 10-minute drive to reach these fitness centres.
Grooming options near the community are Al Yarmook Salon, Malak Beauty Salon and Nawaem Beauty Salon. Gents can head to Al Salem Hairdresser and Wajid Salon in the neighbouring areas. All these salons are accessible within a 5 to 10-minute drive.
Mall of Umm Al Quwain hosts different cultural festivals all around the year. Residents can reach the mall in a short drive of 10-minutes towards the south.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Al Dar Al Baida B is an ideal residential community for those looking for residences away from the hustle and bustle of the city. However, these villas are rented quickly due to the affordable rental price.
FAQs about Al Dar Al Baida B
What types of properties are available in Al Dar Al Baida B?
The neighbourhood offers villas mainly in different layouts.