ABOUT AL DHAIT SOUTH
Al Dhait South is the largest part of Al Dhait. It is well-known for its massive villas, an affordable style of living and the well-developed road system.
The sub-community is home to many schools, parks, supermarkets and restaurants. Al Dhait South also features Awafi Family Park and Cove Rotana Private Beach. Sheikh Mohammad Bin Saleem Road also passes through it.
IN A NUTSHELL
- Peaceful community featuring modern villas
- Close to Sheikh Mohammed bin Salem road (E11) and Al Manama – Ras Al Khaimah Road (E18)
- Easy access to Sheikh Rashid Bin Saeed Al Maktoum Road
- Affordable community
Al Dhait South community features many family outing spaces. Few popular points of interest in Al Dhait South are
- Awafi Village, Camping farm
- Awafi Family Park
- Ezbat Hamid Bin Hijir Botanic Garden
For outdoor activities, there are children’s play areas and family parks where residents can cycle or jog.
PROPERTIES IN AL DHAIT SOUTH
Properties in Al Dhait South comprise 2, 3, 4 and 5-bedroom villas ranging from 2,000 sq. ft. to 10,000 sq. ft.
Al Dhait South offers massive mansions which boast the traditional Arab architecture. The exterior might be traditional, but the modernly designed interior leave the residents in awe. There's a separate maid’s room, laundry room, large swimming pool and a garden in some homes.
- The sub-community is preferred by investors as you can buy villas in Al Dhait South.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN AL DHAIT SOUTH
As for transportation in Al Dhait South, most modes involve Sheikh Rashid Bin Saeed Al Maktoum Road and Sheikh Mohammed bin Salem Road. Those who prefer bus travel can board one from the RAK bus stop or Ras Al Khaimah bus stop.
Every villa has spacious parking spaces inside and outside. As for visitors, there are a few street parking spaces in Al Dhait South.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS IN AL DHAIT SOUTH
There are many supermarkets in Al Dhait South. Residents can visit Carrefour supermarket and Metro Supermarket. While other supermarkets include Al Afrah supermarket, Al Toot grocery and Aysha Supermarket. One can also visit Al Rowais supermarket which is a bit smaller mart as compared to others.
MOSQUES NEAR AL DHAIT SOUTH
There are more than a dozen small and large mosques in Al Dhait South. Some of the larger mosques in the area include Ali Bin Abi Taleb Mosque, Mother of Believers Mosque and Al Rahman Mosque.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR AL DHAIT SOUTH
Ras Al Khaimah welcomes residents and visitors of different cultures, so one can expect to find many other places of worship near Al Dhait South.
The closest church to Al Dhait South is Church Nakheel, in Al Nakheel, almost 16 minutes away. Other churches near Al Dhait South include the Winners Chapel International RAK situated in Ras Al Selab. It is a 17-minute drive away from the sub-community.
SCHOOLS IN AL DHAIT SOUTH
There are quite a few educational options near the community.
Nursery options include
- RAK Nursery
- New Sunshine Nursery
- Little Dream Nursery
Schools in Al Dhait South are as follows
- Harvest Private School
- Ras Al Khaimah Secondary School
- Al Dhait Secondary School for girls
Harvest Private School offers an advanced educational system with a focus on developing strong social responsibilities among the students. The school features IT, art and sports activities as well.
Ras Al Khaimah Secondary School provides primary and secondary education with a special focus on cultural values and engaging learning environment.
There are three universities in Al Dhait South - Abasyn University, Birla Institute of Technology and the Middle East University, RAK.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR AL DHAIT SOUTH
Hospitals near Al Dhait South are:
- Saqr Hospital
- RAK Hospital
- Al Oraibi Hospital
Clinics near Al Dhait South consist of MedCity Medical Centre LLC, Khuzam, only 10 minutes away. You can find Dr Saud Lufti specialist clinic in Khuzam community as well. There is CosmeSurge situated in Al Dhait North for residents looking to address their skincare concerns.
Al Dhait South is close to many residential communities and entertainment destinations.
Residential communities near Al Dhait South are
- Al Dhait North
- Al Dhuaisah
- Al Kharran
Further east of Al Dhait South lies the Al Nadiya and Khuzam communities. You can find Mina Al Arab a little west of Al Dhait South.
Entertainment destinations near Al Dhait South include
- Super Bowling
- Fun City kid’s play area
- Tridom, an indoor theme park
Al Dhait South is close to leisure attractions such as Super Bowling alley and Fun City kids play area in Al Naeem City centre.
You can also visit the Tridom indoor theme park. The family-favourite entertainment destination offers a kid's play area, an arcade and much more.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS IN Al DHAIT SOUTH
There are three malls in Al Dhait South namely:
- My City Centre Al Dhait
- Khalifa Centre
- Ramez Hyper Mall RAK
My City Centre is the biggest mall situated in Al Dhait South. City Centre is a good place for residents as it features top brands from around the world and has an excellent selection of cafes and restaurants. The mall also has a pharmacy along with jewellery, beauty and fashion shops.
Khalifa Centre is a bit smaller mall as compared to the City Centre but provides the residents with all the necessary goods needed for a comfortable lifestyle.
You can also visit the Ramez Hyper Mall RAK, which provides a more affordable shopping experience to residents. The mall is known for its deals and discounts on selected items.
RESTAURANTS IN AL DHAIT SOUTH
There are many local and international restaurants in Al Dhait South such as:
- Tikka Abul Restaurant
- Gusto Restaurant
- Makani Restaurant
Casual dining restaurants near Al Dhait South consists of Ard Al Farah Cafeteria, a small sandwich place which also offers tea.
Residents of Al Dhait South can also visit Al Zaitoon Restaurant and Cafeteria, a small cosy place popular for its Green Chilli Charcoal.
BEACHES NEAR AL DHAIT SOUTH
Popular beaches near Al Dhait South include Cove Rotana Private Beach, Flamingo Beach and Sidroh Beach.
Cove Rotana Private Beach is located in Al Dhait South and is known for its clear water and picturesque views. Flamingo Beach offers a great spot for viewing the sunset, family picnics and swimming. You can also visit Sidroh Beach which is an open beach for barbecues and outdoor games like volleyball and football.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
The closest landmarks are
- Emirates Club Stadium
- FunVille – Kids Play area
- Magic Planet
Al Dhait South is located close to the Emirates Club Stadium, which is the home ground for Emirates Club. The stadium can accommodate almost 5,000 people and is currently used for football matches between local teams.
FunVille kid’s play area is a popular leisure attraction amongst families. It features an arcade, play area and rides for kids. You can also visit Magic Planet an amusement centre, which has a gaming zone and a kid’s play area filled with rides.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Residents can keep fit at the
- Ras Al Khaimah Sports Hall
- Hala Swimming Pools
- Rashaqa Life Gym
Al Dhait South has a sports hall where residents can take part in outdoor activities and witness other competitions. The community is close to Hala Swimming pools located on Sheikh Rashid bin Saeed Al Maktoum Road. You can also stay fit at Rashaqa life gym which offers training and a well-equipped gymnasium.
Other gyms in the area include the Rugby Fitness, Fitness Sports Gym, Al Neaimi Garage Gym and Al Qudra Gym.
Salons and spas nearby include
- Lavender Sense
- Cooper Gents Salon and Care Centre
- Nayomi Beauty Salon
Salons in Al Dhait South include the Lavender Sense and Cooper Gents Salon and Care Centre. You can also find Nayomi Beauty Salon in Al Dhait South which offers massage, skin care, nail treatment and haircuts.
Al Dhait South is known to celebrate community events especially Christmas, Holi and Eid.
SOCIAL COMMUNITY GROUPS
Residents can stay in touch with the social community groups by liking and following the Facebook page, Al Dhait - Ras Al Khaimah.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Al Dhait South is best suited for families as most amenities are situated inside the community. One thing to consider is that the properties in Al Dhait South have a great demand as it is one of the affordable sub-communities in the city. Families don’t want to miss the chance to live here.
- Saqr Park is located close to the community
- Horse Race Track in Al Duhaisah is just a 9-minute drive away
- Emirates Sports and Cultural Club is also a short 9-minute drive away
- Ras Al Khaimah International Airport is at an 18-minute distance