ABOUT AL MUTAWAA
Al Mutawa’a, Al Ain is nestled right in the heart of the city. Home to many historical sites such as Al Ain Palace Museum, Al Ain Oasis, Khalid Bin Zayed Stadium and Al Ain Gold Souq, the area lies next to the town centre. The ideal location of Al Mutawah makes it a lot easier to travel across the city and offers easy access to shops and other necessary urban amenities.
IN A NUTSHELL
- A historical area located in Al Ain
- Home to luxurious villas and apartments
- Located near Al Jahili and Al Sarouj
- Offers easy access to healthcare, shops and tourist attractions
- Linked to Khalid Bin Sultan Street and Al Ain Street
Being home to many cultural and historical sites in Al Ain, Al Mutawa reflects Al Ain’s history. The community has tranquil vibes and boasts one of the town’s largest oasis. Residents enjoy natural spring water that is channelled through the ancient falaj into the oasis.
Properties in Al Mutawaa
Properties in Al Mutawaa consist of villas and mid-rise apartment buildings. These properties are only available on rent and the prices are quite economical considering the covered areas and location.
Rental Trends in Al Mutawaa
The large villas for rent in Al Mutawaa come in 3 to 5-bedroom configurations with covered sizes ranging from 2,000 sq. ft. to 4,000 sq. ft. The asking rents vary according to the size of the property; they start from approximately AED 55k and go up to AED 75k.
The apartments for rent in the area are furnished 2 and 3-bedroom units. The covered areas for these flats range from 1,000 sq. ft. to 2,000 sq. ft. while the rents vary from AED 30k to AD 60k, per year. There are a few 2-bed flats but one can find 3-bedroom apartments for rent in Al Mutawaa in abundance with average rents starting from AED 55k.
Transportation and Parking Spaces in Al Mutawaa
For villas, covered parking spaces are available inside the homes, while the apartment buildings feature a separate parking area for residents. There are also ample parking spaces on the streets for visitors.
Public Transportation in Al Mutawaa
Those interested in travelling and exploring the area can find several bus stations nearby such as Al Madina bus station, around 6 minutes away from the community centre.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
Supermarkets in Al Mutawaa
To fulfil your daily grocery needs, you can visit one of the many supermarkets nearby, like Al Ammal Supermarket, Baqala Zamir, Waheed and Al Samah Foodstuff.
Churches, Temples and Mosques in Al Mutawaa
For the Muslim residents and visitors of Al Mutawaa, nearby mosques include Sheikha Salama Mosque, Al Marayegh Mosque, Salma Bin Abi Salma Mosque and Abdur Rehman Bin Aswad Mosque.
Churches in Al Mutawaa include the Al Ain Evangelical Church, Zion Church of God Al Ain, Nepali Church and Al Ain Pentecostal Fellowship.
Schools and Universities near Al Mutawaa
Al Ain Junior School is a good option for young children, located within the area while secondary school options include Al Ain Primary and Secondary School. Both schools follow the British curriculum.
Other schools in the neighbouring districts include Al Jahly School, Al Nahyaniya School, Asma Bint Abi Bakr Private School and Future International School.
Higher education options are available within a 15-minute distance. These include UAE University Islamic Institute, Al Ain University and United Arab Emirates University, which is one of the top-rated universities in Al Ain.
Clinics and Hospitals in Al Mutawaa
Clinics near Al Mutawaa are a 10-minute drive away. These include Awaad Medical Centre, Al Miraj Medical Clinic, Urgent Care Medical Centre, Al Noor Clinic and Hamdan Medical Centre LLC.
Hospitals near Al Mutawaa include Burjeel Royal Hospital, Mediclinic Al Ain Hospital and Laurette Medical Center. One of the best hospitals of Al Ain, Kanad Hospital, is located within the area.
Al Mutawaa is located next to the Central District Al Ain with Al Sarouj to the east, Al Jahili to the north and Al Sanaiya to the west. Located just across Central District there is ‘Garden City’ Al Murabaa, another popular residential area, home to Murabaa Heritage Fort that holds many festivals throughout the year.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
Malls in Al Mutawaa
Shopaholics can visit the Al Ain Shopping Mall, which is just 7 minutes away. It is famous for the first ice rink in the UAE. Eternity Style Boutik Mall is also found near the area at a 4-minute drive.
Restaurants in Al Mutawaa
Al Muthawaa residents can have a good time at Il Forno which offers Italian cuisines; it is around 6 minutes away from the area.
Panorama Life Restaurant in Al Saniya is a Turkish, Moroccan casual dining place. However, Al Yahar Modern Restaurant can be reached within 3 minutes. For a taste of Chinese food, head down to Oasis Chinese Restaurant after driving for about 4 minutes. A Polynesian restaurant, Trader’s Vic is 7 minutes away.
BEACHES NEAR AL MUTAWAA
Located in the town centre, Al Mutawaa is not close to beaches. However, one can visit Dubai to enjoy a beach day. Jumeirah Beach can be reached after driving for about 1 hour 34 minutes.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
When it comes to leisure activities, Al Mutawaa itself houses several cultural venues. You can visit the Al Ain Zoo or the famous tourist attraction, Al Ain Oasis. Both are around 3 minutes away from the centre of the town. Al Ain Palace Museum is also a short drive away from the neighbourhood.
Qasr Al Muwaiji is a 12-minute drive from the area, while Al Ain Equestrian is a shooting and golf club approximately 14 minutes away. Those interested in history will find Al Jahili Fort just 6 minutes away from the neighbourhood.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Those looking for outdoor activities nearby will find Minihill park at a 6-minute drive from the area. You can also reach Jahili Park in 4 minutes, which is one of the best parks in Al Ain.
Fitness freaks need not worry about their fitness regime as there are several gyms near Al Mutawaa. Extreme Fitness is 6 minutes away and you can also visit Body Force Fitness Centre, which is about 5 minutes away from the community centre.
As for the Salons and spas, you can head to the Euroasian Beauty and Hair salon located at a 6-minute drive away. Other options nearby include Batavia Beauty Centre, Harmony Beauty Centre Salon and Spa and Al Shama Saloon.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
If you decide to move to Al Mutawaa, Al Ain, you have to own a car to travel conveniently as public transport is limited.
- 4 minutes away from Al Sarouj via Khalid Bin Sultan Street
- 4 minutes away from Al Jahili via Sultan Bin Zayed Al Awwal Street
- Located alongside Al Ain Street
- Al Jahili Fort is 6 minutes away
- Khalifa Bin Zayed Street is a 9-minute drive away
- Al Ain International Airport is a 23-minute drive away via Al Ittihad Street