ABOUT AL HAMRA VILLAGE
Situated along the pristine Arabian Gulf, Al Hamra Village is a mixed-use community in the southern region of Ras Al Khaimah. Packed with high-end recreational spaces and luxurious residences, the waterfront development is the epitome of lavish living. The major highlights of the community are its 5-star hotels, Al Hamra Mall, the 18-hole Al Hamra Golf Club and the Al Hamra Marina & Yacht Club. Comprising of both villas and apartments, one can find a range of residential units in the lively neighbourhood.
Al Hamra Village is a dynamic residential community in Ras Al Khaimah. Overlooking Al Marjan Island, the self-contained area is highly sought-after in the real estate market. It is also deemed the most popular area to live in Ras Al Khaimah according to Bayut’s property research.
IN A NUTSHELL
- Waterfront community in the outskirts of Ras Al Khaimah.
- Features a range of luxurious villas and apartments.
- Offers incredible water views to the residents.
- Home to several 5-star hotels and resorts.
- Facilities such as supermarkets, restaurants, schools and mosques are easily accessible.
- Al Hamra Golf Club, Al Hamra Marina & Yacht Club and Al Hamra Mall are located in the community.
Located in the suburbs of the emirate, the seafront community offers a relaxed environment. Offering several amenities, residences in the community are built with bold and innovative designs. Many residential units are encircled with manicured green spaces and offer amazing views of the Arabian Gulf as well.
Al Hamra Village provides a perfect mix of leisure and luxury. Packed with numerous resorts, a golf club, a marina and a mall, the community members need not head out to other areas for entertainment. The residents are also well-facilitated with the provision of supermarkets, mosques and a clinic.
PROPERTIES IN AL HAMRA VILLAGE
Al Hamra Village features a range of luxurious apartments, deluxe villas and townhouses. Housing over 1,000 townhouses and villas and about 2,500 flats, there is a wide range of options to choose from.
Ranging from studios to 5-bedroom ultra-spacious units, the apartments in the neighbourhood come in various configurations. You can find a range of furnished apartments for rent, comprising of high-end fixtures. Most apartment buildings offer multiple amenities and shared facilities such as gyms, pools and high-speed elevators. Along with this, many sea view apartments for sale have breathtaking views of the coast, especially if you opt for a flat on higher levels.
Individuals looking to purchase a studio apartment in Al Hamra Village will have to shell out AED 200k to AED 400k. The rental prices for studios ranges from AED 22k to AED 32k per annum. The 1-bedroom apartments for sale average at AED 470k while some can also cost AED 650k. To rent a 1-bedroom apartment, the average cost per year is AED 35k. For a 2-bedroom apartment, the rent averages at AED 50k annually. The 2-bedroom flat for sale would cost between AED 550k to AED 800k while some are also priced over AED 1M.
Families looking for apartments can opt for larger units. The 3-bedroom flats for sale are priced between AED 800k to AED 1.1M. On the other hand, those intending to rent a 3-bedroom apartment can expect to pay AED 70k to AED 80k yearly. The sale prices for ultra-spacious 4-bedroom apartments lies between AED 1.5M to AED 2.5M. Renting the same unit averages at AED 120k per year.
The villas and townhouses in Al Hamra Village are built with high-end finishings and elegant exteriors. Surrounded by lush landscapes, a golf course and the pristine coast, the houses provide picturesque views to the residents. The villas feature various amenities, offering a perfect mix of luxury and convenience.
Those moving to Al Hamra Village can choose from 3 to 5-bedroom villas. The 3-bedroom villas for sale are priced between AED 1.2M to AED 1.6M. The rental prices for 3-bed villas range from AED 70k to AED 90k. The larger 5-bedroom villas span across 5,000 sq. ft. to 14,000 sq. ft or more. Depending on the covered areas, the 5-bed villas for sale can cost between AED 2.5M to AED 9.5M. The yearly rental price for the 5-bedroom villas averages at AED 170k.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN AL HAMRA VILLAGE
Parking will not be a hassle for the residents as car parking spaces are provided in the residences. For transportation in Al Hamra Village, the community members will either have to commute through their own vehicles or travel through cabs. While Al Hamra Bus Stop is located along the outer periphery of the community on Sheikh Muhammed Bin Salem Road, bus routes are limited.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS IN AL HAMRA VILLAGE
There are several supermarkets in Al Hamra Village. These include two branches of Zoom mart, located on either side of the community. There is a large branch of Spinneys as well in Al Hamra Mall.
Nearby supermarkets include Al Jazeera Supermarket, Al Dafan Supermarket, Al Abreeki Supermarket and Mina Al Jazeera Supermarket in Jazirat Al Hamra.
CHURCHES, TEMPLES AND MOSQUES IN AL HAMRA VILLAGE
The residents can find one mosque in Al Hamra Village, near Al Hamra Mall. Masjid Al Maghfirah, Masjid Albaraa Bin Aazib, Sheikh Humaid Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi Mosque and Abdulrahman Shamlan Alzaabi Mosque are nearby mosques.
There are a number of churches near Al Hamra Village, all of which are about a 10-minute drive away. These include St. Anthony of Padua Church Ras Al Khaimah, RAK Evangelical Church Centre and St Mary's & Archangel Michael Orthodox Church, also known as St. Mary's Indian Orthodox Church Ras Al Khaimah.
The closest Hindu and Sikh places of worship are found in the Bur Dubai area in Dubai, roughly 1 hour and 20 minutes away.
SCHOOLS AND UNIVERSITIES IN AL HAMRA VILLAGE
There are a handful of nurseries near Al Hamra Village. These include Al Hamra Nursery, Little Treasures Nursery and Red Bus Nursery.
For parents with school-going children, Ras Al Khaimah Academy or RAK Academy School as it is also known is a school in Al Hamra Village. Following the International Baccalaureate (IB) curriculum, the school aims to provide premium education to its students. New British International School is another school in Al Hamra Village, it offers the British curriculum.
For higher education, EPFL Middle East, University of West London and SBS Swiss Business School are a 10-minute drive away from Al Hamra Village.
HOSPITALS AND CLINICS NEAR AL HAMRA VILLAGE
RAK Medical Centre is a clinic in Al Hamra Village with premium medical expertise. Apart from this, the Al Jazirah Alhamrah Health Center also known as Al Jazirah Al Hamra Health Center is a 9-minute drive away. Sheikh Khalifa Specialty Hospital is one of the hospitals near Al Hamra Village and can be reached in less than 13 minutes.
Al Hamra Village is a short drive away from Al Marjan Island. The development is also close to the residential communities of Jazirat Al Hamra and Mina Al Arab.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS IN AL HAMRA VILLAGE
Al Hamra Mall in Al Hamra Village caters to the shopping enthusiasts living in the community. The double-storey mall features over 120 retail stores and offers a wide range of products. Ranging from designer brands to homeware and grocery stores, the mall is the ultimate shopping experience. The expansive mall comprises of 1500 parking spaces. Along with shopping, visitors also enjoy the dining and entertainment scene here. The mall also hosts various events throughout the year.
RESTAURANTS IN AL HAMRA VILLAGE
There is no shortage of options when it comes to restaurants in Al Hamra Village. There are various waterfront restaurants in the 5-star hotel such as Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Hilton Al Hamra Beach & Golf Resort and Al Hamra Golf Club. The popular choices among the residents include UMI, a Japanese restaurant, Pesto Ristorante, an Italian eatery and Maison Mathis with its international menu. Marina Muse is another eatery which the residents love to visit. Serving an excellent selection of classic dishes and drinks, the restaurant is a great place to hang out with friends and family. The diners can also enjoy happy hour menus and live music performances in the eatery.
The residents can also head to Al Hamra Mall for food options. Here, you can dine in well-known food chains such as IHOP, Shakespeare and Co. and Nando's.
BEACHES NEAR AL HAMRA VILLAGE
There is a public beach in Al Hamra Village, Al Jazeerah Beach. Moreover, the community is also packed with waterfront recreational spaces and beach resorts such as Hilton Al Hamra Beach & Golf Resort and The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
The area features numerous 5-star hotels, a mall, a marina and an 18-hole golf course. Hence the community is always bustling with tourists and residents.
The residents of Al Hamra Village can indulge in various activities. VOX Cinemas is located in Al Hamra Mall which the movie lovers of the community can conveniently visit. Al Hamra Golf Club is a premier golf destination and is popular with community members. Al Hamra Marina & Yacht Club is another major attraction in the neighbourhood. There is a fine-dining restaurant located in the club as well.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
There are several salons dotted around in Al Hamra Village including Tony & Guy, France Coiffure and Tips And Toes. Most residents can also find gyms and swimming pools in their own residential developments or hotels.
The 18-hole golf course in Al Hamra Golf Club is greatly favoured by the residents. The course spans 7,325 yards, providing the players with an interesting challenge and a memorable golfing experience. The venue not only provides a perfectly manicured golf course but also features water lagoons, restaurants, locker rooms, a gymnasium and a golf shop.
Life in Al Hamra Village is quite eventful. Al Hamra Residence and Village is a 5-star hotel that organises various events including zip line riding, ferry rides and social activities and parties. The venue is also known for hosting weddings and other large parties. Al Hamra Golf Club also arranges several golf tournaments and entertainment shows. Moreover, Al Hamra Mall offers significant family events and entertainment shows throughout the year.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
The self-contained development of Al Hamra Village offers a complete lifestyle to its residents. The community features luxurious homes along the pristine seafront. Since the district is positioned on the suburbs of the emirate, commuting to the centre of the city would take some time.
- Al Hamra Golf Course, Al Hamra Mall and Al Hamra Marina & Yacht Club are located in the community.
- Al Jazeerah Beach can be reached in 6 minutes.
- Ras Al Khaimah International Airport is half an hour away.