ABOUT AL QUOZ 1
The sub-community of Al Quoz 1 is part of the greater district of Al Quoz situated west of Business Bay and Sheikh Zayed Road. Al Quoz is a quiet community that is divided into Al Quoz 1, Al Quoz 2, Al Quoz 3 and Al Quoz 4.
Al Quoz 1 is among the most affordable communities in Al Quoz and it also offers a lot of amenities such as Parks, Supermarkets and Schools.
IN A NUTSHELL
- Located between Al Khail and Sheikh Zayed Road
- Features 4, 5, 6 and 7-bedroom villas
- Some properties offer views of Al Quoz lake
Al Quoz 1 offers a family-friendly lifestyle with access to various parks and entertainment options.
Popular points of interest in Al Quoz include:
- Two Nearby Parks
- Al Quoz lake
There are also a few play areas for kids and Al Quoz Pond Jogging Track for anyone interested in jogging or cycling.
PROPERTIES IN AL QUOZ 1
Properties in Al Quoz 1 vary between 4, 5, 6 and 7-bedroom villas ranging between 8,500 sq. ft. and 15,000 sq. ft. The villas in this sub-community boast traditional Arabic architecture.
- You can also rent villas in Al Quoz 1 for rates from AED 48k to AED 255k per year
Some properties in the area have been renovated to include more features.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN AL QUOZ 1
There are a few bus stops in Al Quoz 1. The closest bus stops is Al Quoz, J Mart Supermarket, reachable in 5 minutes.
The nearest metro station is Business Bay Metro Station, which is only 6 minutes away. Another option, Noor Bank Metro Station can be reached within 7 minutes. You can also call a taxi, Uber or Careem, which will arrive at your doorstep within a few minutes.
Villas in Al Quoz 1 have a covered parking space for at least two vehicles. There is also ample street parking for visitors.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS IN AL QUOZ 1
There are several supermarkets in Al Quoz 1. The nearest option is Ali Heidari Supermarket, which is 3 minutes away. Other supermarkets near Al Quoz 1 include Village Supermarket, Lulu Supermarket, Carrefour Supermarket and West Zone Fresh Supermarket. These facilities can be reached within 7 to 15 minutes.
MOSQUES IN AL QUOZ 1
There are two mosques in Al Quoz 1. AlMuhtadi Masjid (6 minutes away) and Sheikh Rashid Bin Mohammad Mosque (3 minutes away) can accommodate a large number of worshippers. Residents can also consider mosques in neighbouring communities such as Sharafi Mosque and Masjid Lateefa Al Fhatan.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR AL QUOZ 1
Al Quoz 1 is a multi-cultural sub-community and one will find several places of worship nearby. Churches near Al Quoz 1 include Josefina y Marcelo Friends Church in Al Safa 2, which is located at a 12-minute drive. Another church, City of Dreams in Millennium Plaza Hotel - Sheikh Zayed Road, can be reached in 13 minutes.
Hindu residents will have to travel to Al Souq Al Kabeer to visit Shiva Temple, which is a 20-minute drive away from Al Quoz 1.
Buddhist residents can visit the Mahamevnawa Buddhist Temple in Jumeirah 1, which is 14 minutes away.
SCHOOLS IN AL QUOZ 1
There are quite a few educational options near the community.
Nursery near Al Quoz 1 include:
- Kiddy Planet Nursery
- Curious Minds Nursery
- Safari Kid Nursery
Safari Kid Nursery is located 10 minutes away from the sub-community. This nursery has developed its own curriculum that includes the best practices of the early childhood programs.
Schools in Al Quoz 1 include:
- Dubai International School
- Clarion School
- Safa British School
Dubai International School (DIS) is a private institution, which was founded in 1985. The school is divided into four phases; Kindergarten, Elementary, Intermediate and Secondary Programs. DIS follows the American Curriculum of education.
Clarion School is a progressive American school and one of a kind in the United Arab Emirates.
There are a few universities near Al Quoz 1. Those looking for higher education options can choose from Mena College of Management, Al Ghurair University and Jumeira University. All these institutions are within a 10-minute drive from Al Quoz 1.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR AL QUOZ 1
Hospitals near to Al Quoz 1 include:
- Burjeel Hospital for Advanced Surgery in Al Safa
- Medcare Hospital in Al Safa
Burjeel Hospital for Advanced Surgery is 14 minutes away. This is a state-of-the-art facility that includes services and treatments for pain management, family medicine, knee replacement, etc.
Clinics near Al Quoz 1 include iCare Clinic, which is 5 minutes away. Medlife Polyclinic LLC is 6 minutes away from the sub-community and Noor Al Shifa Clinic, situated in Al Quoz 3, which is about 11 minutes away.
Residential communities near Al Quoz 1 include:
- Al Safa
- Al Quoz 2
- Al Quoz 3
- Al Quoz 4
Entertainment destinations near Al Quoz 1 include:
- Dubai Bowling Centre
- Splash and Party
- Panda Boo
Dubai Bowling Centre is a very popular leisure attraction amongst residents of Al Quoz 1 as it is situated inside the sub-community. While Splash ‘n’ Party is a small water park for kids, which includes pools, play areas and kids slides. It is located in Al Safa 2, which is 9 minutes away. Another leisure attraction is Panda Boo, which is an indoor kids amusement park situated in Umm Al Sheif. It is 13 minutes away from Al Quoz 1. The amusement park also offers multiple indoor games, co-operative staff and a very safe environment.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS NEAR QUOZ 1
Malls near Al Quoz 1 include:
- Oasis Mall
- Al Faris Mall
- Saga World
Al Faris Mall is a small shopping mall with a lot of shopping options. It is famous amongst residents of the sub-community for its restaurants. This mall is located at a 4 minute drive.
Saga World is a modern, Arabian-styled shopping mall. Visitors will find traditional artwork stores, household stores and fashion boutiques here. The mall is situated in Umm Suqeim 1, which is a 14-minute drive away from Al Quoz 1.
RESTAURANTS IN AL QUOZ 1
There are several local and international restaurants in Al Quoz 1. Some of them include:
- Eat & Drink Restaurant
- Ahbab Restaurant
- Al Sadiq Restaurant
- Shahi Mahal Restaurant
Most of these restaurants can be reached within 10 to 12 minutes. Eat & Drink Restaurant is famous for its quality. Their menu includes Arabic, Indian and Chinese dishes. Shahi Mahal Restaurant specializes in traditional Pakistani cuisine.
Casual dining restaurants in Al Quoz 1 include Al Marah Cafeteria (located 2 minutes away), which serves tea, burgers and desi food. Another choice for residents is Karak Concept Café (located 1 minute away), which offers all kinds of tea, coffee and shakes.
BEACHES NEAR AL QUOZ 1
Popular beaches near Al Quoz 1 include Open Beach, Jumeirah Beach and Sunset Beach. These beaches can be reached within 12 to 17 minutes. Open Beach includes facilities such as showers, bathrooms and lifeguards. Jumeirah Beach offers several fitness amenities that include separate jogging and cycling tracks. Sunset Beach is known for its amazing view of the sunrise and sunset. It is also one of the least crowded beaches in Dubai.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
Closest landmarks to Al Quoz 1 include:
- Wall of Old Dubai
- Zabeel Palace
- Burj Nahar
Wall of Old Dubai is a historic landmark, which was made in the 19th century. It is also a very popular tourist attraction.
Zabeel Palace is the Dubai residence and administrative headquarters of the Ruling Royal Family.
While Burj Nahar, the historic watchtower built in 1870, is among the most popular attractions in Dubai. The tower is a famous photography subject as it is made of mud and a small garden with palm trees surrounding it.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Some nearby facilities include:
- Al Quoz Park
- Al Habtoor Tennis Academy
- Fitness Gym Oasis Centre
Al Quoz 1 has several green spaces for outdoor activities. The Al Quoz Park (2 minutes away) includes a children's play area, a cafeteria and a beautiful place to take a walk or a jog. Al Habtoor Tennis Academy (6 minutes away) is a great facility for tennis training by professional coaches. Residents can visit Fitness First Oasis Centre (8 Minutes away) to meet their fitness goals.
Other gyms in the area include the Power Better Middle East and Power Gym Al Quoz.
Salons and spas nearby include:
- E-live Beauty Salon
- Al Zahra Al Nadiah Beauty Salon
- Al Ibtisama Ladies Salon
These salons near Al Quoz 1 can be reached within a 5 to 20-minute drive. E-live Beauty Salon offers a wide variety of face, body, hair and nails related services. They aim to provide a home like atmosphere where customers can completely relax.
The sub-community of Al Quoz 1 celebrates several annual events such as Christmas, Chinese New Year, Halloween, etc.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Al Quoz 1 community is a good neighbourhood for those who are thinking of starting a family. One thing to consider is that the heavy traffic passes through the community as Al Quoz has the largest commercial area in Dubai.