ABOUT AL JURF 1
Al Jurf 1 is part of Al Jurf, a developing community in western Ajman. The sub-community is located close to the coastline and Al Ittihad Street. According to Bayut’s Real Estate Market Report for 2018, Al Jurf is one of the most affordable communities in Ajman. Al Jurf 1 is a quiet and peaceful community with many open green spaces. The sub-community offers multiple amenities to residents such as schools, spas, restaurants and universities.
IN A NUTSHELL
- Quiet and peaceful community away from the hustle and bustle of the city
- Ajman University is located in the community
- Multiple School and nurseries are a part of Al Jurf 1
Al Jurf 1 is a growing community which offers a calm and relaxing lifestyle for families. The sub-community offers 24-hour security and maintenance.
Popular points of interest in Al Jurf 1 are:
- Hadiqat Al Jurf
- Al Zorah Natural Reserve
- Cricket Ground in Al Jurf 2
For outdoor activities, there are children’s play areas and empty spaces for jogging and bicycling.
PROPERTIES IN AL JURF 1
Properties in Al Jurf 1 include 1 and 2-bedroom apartments ranging from 600 sq. ft. to 1,200 sq. ft. These apartments have a standard design and structure.
- You can rent apartments in Al Jurf 1 for AED 18k per year.
The sub-community also features 3, 4 and 5-bedroom villas which have a large parking space as well as a separate maid and guard’s room.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN AL JURF 1
Residents of Al Jurf 1 prefer to travel by car, but for those looking for public transportation in Al Jurf 1 have multiple options. The closest bus stop is Ajman University, only a 3-minute walk from the sub-community. You can also take the bus from Khalifa Hospital Bus stop 2, a 4-minute walk away from Al Jurf 1. The nearest metro station is Etisalat Metro station, which is a 25-minute drive away.
Villa residents can make the most of sufficient parking spaces. The streets also have lots of parking spaces in Al Jurf 1.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS NEAR AL JURF 1
There are three supermarkets in Al Jurf 1. First is the Shabab Al Madeena Supermarket, which is a small grocery store. You have SPAR Supermarket, a large supermarket which offers all kinds of daily need items. Then you have Real Mart Supermarket, another good option for groceries and household items.
MOSQUES IN AL JURF 1
There are many Mosques in Al Jurf 1. Farouk Mosque and Abdullah Rashid Bakheet Al Matooshi are the two smaller mosques in Al Jurf 1. While Thumbay Moideen Masjid, Aisha Omar Al Khaja Mosque and Masjid Hussain Mohammed Alshaali are the three larger mosques in the community.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR AL JURF 1
Ajman welcomes residents and visitors from different cultures and you can expect to find other places of worship near Al Jurf 1.
Residents can find churches in Al Rashidiya 1 and the closest church near Al Jurf 1 is Go Church, Ajman, 11 minutes away. The Winners Chapel International Ajman is a 12-minute drive away from Al Jurf 1.
Hindu residents will have to travel to Dubai to find temples.
SCHOOLS NEAR AL JURF 1
There are quite a few educational options near the community.
Nurseries near Al Jurf 1 that parents can explore include:
- Smart Al Sanafer Nursery
- Funny Bunny Nursery
- Lovely Baba Nursery
Schools near Al Jurf 1 include:
- Ajman American Private School
- Avalon Heights World Private School
- Al Numan Bin Bashir Secondary School
Ajman American Private School offers US Common Core Standards Curriculum. The school provides Primary, Middle and Secondary education to its students and strives for academic excellence.
Avalon Heights World Private School offers primary and secondary education system. The school focuses on creating a dynamic and interactive learning environment.
Those looking for higher education options can choose from Gulf Medical University, International College of Law, Business Administration & Technology. Ajman University is also located in Al Jurf 1 which offers multiple degree programs.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR AL JURF 1
Hospitals near Al Jurf 1 include the likes of:
- Sheikh Khalifa Hospital
- Thumbay Medcity
- Rashid Centre For Diabetics and Research
Clinics near Al Jurf 1 consist of Nameer Medical Centre located on Sheikh Ammar Bin Humaid Street. Other clinics near the area include Al Sanaiya Clinics in Al Jurf 2 only 8-minutes’ drive from Al Jurf 1 and Al Zahra Medical Centre, which is a 9-minute drive away.
Al Jurf 1 is located on the western end of Al Jurf and is close to many residential communities and entertainment destinations.
Residential communities near Al Jurf 1 are:
- Al Jurf 2
- Al Hamidiyah 1
- Al Jurf Industrial 1
Entertainment destinations near Al Jurf 1 include:
- Magic Planet
- Funtastico Splash
- Aqua Bounce
You can find Magic Planet, a small indoor amusement park for children filled with rides, video games and soft play areas in Al Jurf 2. Then there is Funtastico Splash a popular leisure attraction. It is a children's water park which offers multiple slides, kids’ pools and a kid’s play area. Aqua Bounce is another entertainment destination. It is Ajman's first floating water park featuring multiple water activities for kids and families.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS NEAR AL JURF 1
There are several malls near Al Jurf 1 including the likes of:
- Grand Centrale Mall
- My Mall Ajman
- Flamingo Mall
The Grand Centrale Mall is a small but modern mall that features a lot of international brands. The mall also offers quality dining options for families.
You can also visit My Mall Ajman a 3-story shopping complex with plenty of shopping options and the abundance of parking spaces.
Then there is Flamingo Mall. The residential mall has multiple shops, men’s salon, kids’ shops and a few eateries as well.
RESTAURANTS NEAR AL JURF 1
There are many restaurants in Al Jurf 1 including:
- Gazebo Restaurant
- Al Marsa
- The Firin
- The Terrace Restaurant
Casual dining restaurants in Al Jurf 1 consist of 4U Karak and Regag restaurant and La Villa Café, which offers breakfast and lunch meals. The residents of Al Jurf 1 also have a McDonald’s and Blend N Brew in their area.
BEACHES NEAR AL JURF 1
Popular beaches near Al Jurf 1 include Ajman Open Beach, Al Zorah Public Beach and Beach Zora. Ajman Open Beach is a calm and relaxing beach for families that offers picturesque views of the sea. You can also visit Al Zorah Beach which is a public beach offering clean and clear shore where families can have picnics or even have Barbeques. Then there is Beach Zora, which is popular for fishing and camping.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
The closest landmarks are:
- Al Zorah Golf Club
- CF Football Academy
- Al Tallah Camel Racecourse
Al Jurf 1 is located close to Al Zorah Golf Club - Ajman’s first golf club. It is a 72-par golf club which features multiple sandy and coastal areas for golfers.
Then there is CF football academy is a premier football coaching academy for kids. The academy focuses on training at the grassroots level. They provide a state-of-the-art facility and a team of professional trainers.
A popular leisure attraction is Al Tallah Camel Racecourse. It is a nice place where families can enjoy barbeques, the cool breeze and the camel race.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Residents can keep fit at the following:
- Al Safia Park in Al Safia
- Sports Park in Al Hamidiyah 2
- Blue star gym in Al Hamidiyah 1
Residents can engage in outdoor activities in the Al Safia Park which is 3 minutes away from Al Jurf 1.
Sports Park in Al Hamidiyah 2 offers a family environment and lots of space for outdoor activities. The park has a large walking and jogging area, with a separate place for kids to play football.
Residents can go to Blue Star Gym, a fully equipped gymnasium to stay fit, which is only a 6-minute drive from the area.
Salons and spas nearby include:
- Rita Spa
- Body and Health Club and Spa
- Level Beauty Centre and Spa
Body and Health Club and Spa is a family health club with facilities and services that cater to the health & fitness needs of the community.
SOCIAL COMMUNITY GROUPS
You can stay in touch with fellow members of the community by joining the social group called Emirates City Ajman.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Al Jurf 1 is modern sub-community suitable for individuals and Families. One thing to remember is that things might get tricky for residents who travel via public transport. However, the abundance of parking spaces in Al Jurf is why most residents prefer to travel in their personal cars.
- Located close to Flamingo Mall
- Al Tallah Camel Racecourse is just 12 minutes away by car
- City Centre Ajman is at a 14-minute distance