ABOUT AL QUOZ 2
IN A NUTSHELL
- A calm residential community on the eastern corner of Al Quoz
- Close to prominent districts like Downtown Dubai, Business Bay and Dubai Hills Estate
- Features 3 to 6 bedroom spacious residential units
- Close to educational facilities and shopping destinations
- Easy access to Sheikh Zayed Road and Al Khail Road
Al Quoz 2 provides a family-oriented atmosphere for its residents in a secure environment.
Popular points of interest in the community are:
- Generous layouts
- Manicured gardens
The residential units offered by Al Quoz 2 are spacious with state-of-the-art layouts and lavish interiors. Moreover, families will find this area convenient because it has plenty of outdoor spaces for children.
PROPERTIES IN AL QUOZ 2
Properties in Al Quoz 2 predominantly consist of villas. Although, you may also come across some apartments. The coverage area for the estates varies from 7,500 sq. ft. to 15,000 sq. ft. depending on the size of the house. Accommodations in the community are generous with expansive living room, spacious bedrooms, contemporary bathrooms and fully fitted kitchens. These also come with powder rooms and balconies.
- You can rent villas in Al Quoz 2 for as low as AED 128k per annum
- If you are looking to rent 4-bedroom villas in Al Quoz 2, it can cost around AED 200k annually
- The rentals of large 5-bed villas range from AED 150k to AED 400k yearly
Layouts of these villas vary depending on the size of the house. The larger villas come with maid’s room, study room and BBQ facilities as well.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN AL QUOZ 2
Parking spaces in Al Quoz 2 are ample. Villas in the neighbourhood come with two parking spaces. Some villas even offer parking spaces for four vehicles.
When it comes to transportation in Al Quoz 2, using private transport is the best option. There are two metro stations in the vicinity, Business Bay and Noor Bank. Both of the options are a drive of fewer than eight minutes. As for bus stations, currently, the nearest bus stations are those in the neighbouring sub-community of Al Quoz 4 which take 5 minutes to reach via car.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS IN AL QUOZ 2
To fulfil the daily grocery needs of residents, there are two supermarkets in Al Quoz 2. Aswaaq Supermarket is located within the community that provides a relaxing shopping experience for its shoppers. You can also find a mini-mart near Al Quoz Pond Park. Village Supermarket in Al Quoz 1 is reachable after driving for 8 minutes. For larger grocery hauls, you can visit Carrefour in Oasis Mall that takes 10 minutes to reach via car.
MOSQUES IN AL QUOZ 2
You can find a few mosques in Al Quoz 2. Mozfeen Hukoomah mosque is located at the eastern corner of the community. It is a large mosque with a big parking lot. The beautiful mosque is favoured by residents for Friday Prayers. Saeed Bin Al Musaib Mosque is another place of worship for Muslims in the community. Situated in the centre of the community, Khadeeja Grand Mosque is also an option for Muslim prayers.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR AL QUOZ 2
There are many churches near Al Quoz 2. Haley’s Church and The Gatekeepers Weekday Warehouse are located within the master community. And take 12 minutes to reach via car. One can also visit Josefina y Marcelo and Debi Hammerle in Umm Suqeim, 14 minutes drive away.
Hindu residents can visit Shiranji Temple near Dubai Museum which can be accessed after driving for 20 minutes. Other temples close to the locality include Shiva Temple, Shirdi Sai Baba Mandir and Shree Krishna Haveli.
SCHOOLS NEAR AL QUOZ 2
There are several reputed educational institutions near the community.
Nurseries near Al Quoz 2 are:
- Kiddy Planet Nursery
- Safari Kid Nursery
- Canadian Kids Nursery
Schools near Al Quoz 2 include:
- Credence High School
- Gems Our Own Indian School
- Springdales School
A popular option among parents, Credence High School is located near Al Khail Mall in Al Quoz 4 at a drive of seven minutes. It follows the Indian based CBSE curriculum. Springdale is another school in Al Quoz 4 near Jumeirah University that takes 8 minutes to reach via car. Focusing on the all-round development of students, the renowned school also offers CBSE from Kindergarten to year 12. Recently, the school has scored the ‘good’ rating by KDHA.
Those looking for higher education have easy access to both of the educational hubs of the emirate including Academic City and Dubai Internet City. Modul University, Hult International Business School, S P Jain School of Global Management and Murdoch University are nearby universities.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR AL QUOZ 2
The are many clinics and hospitals near Al Quoz 2 including:
- Medilife Polyclinic
- Aster Clinic
- Medcare Hospital
You can find numerous clinics near Al Quoz 2. The Aster Clinic in Al Khail Mall is 9 minutes away via car. The well-known healthcare provides medical facilities in General Medicines, Paediatrics, Orthopaedics, ENT, Dentistry and Dermatology. The clinic is open every day from 7:00 am to 12:00 am.
Medilife Polyclinic at Al Ameed Plaza in Al Quoz 4 takes nine minutes to reach via car. It provides Dental, Laboratory and Radiology – X-Ray services. Safa Polyclinic is an Iranian hospital in Al Quoz 1 that is accessible after driving for 7 minutes.
Medcare Hospital on Hadiqa Street in Al Safa is the closest hospital for the residents of Al Quoz 2 that can be reached after a drive of seven minutes.
Al Quoz 2 neighbours other prominent sub-communities Nad al Sheba 1, Al Quoz Industrial Area 2 and Al Quoz 1 & 4. The locality sits close to other famous neighbourhoods including:
- Business Bay
- Downtown Dubai
- Nad Al Sheba
On the northern side of the community, you can find the bustling district, Business Bay. Known for housing the majestic Burj Khalifa building, the neighbourhood of Downtown Dubai takes a drive of 10 minutes to reach. Nad Al Sheba community borders the locality from the eastern side.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS NEAR AL QUOZ 2
Shopping malls near Al Quoz 2 include:
- Oasis Mall
- The Dubai Mall
- Al Khail Mall
Oasis Mall is a great option in Al Quoz when it comes to retail therapy. The shopping mall houses a wide range of retail outlets and eateries. Some popular outlets in Oasis Mall include:
Oasis Mall also features some entertainment venues for children as well as adults. Fun City is a great place for kids aged between 1 to 12. Featuring different age sections, the leisure destination provides a safe and fun environment for children to socialize and play.
Spanning over 12 million sq. ft., the largest mall in the world – The Dubai Mall is a 10-minute drive for residents of Al Quoz 2. It is home to several international, regional and local brands that have everything from fashion to electronics. The mammoth mall boasts over 1,200 shops including an ice rink, 22 cinema screens and the world’s largest candy store. It also houses over 120 famous restaurants and cafes.
A development by Al Fattan, Al Khail Mall also features several retail outlets. It is located near the ENOC petrol pump in Al Quoz 4 at a drive of 9 minutes.
RESTAURANTS NEAR AL QUOZ 2
The Oasis Mall features some well-known eateries including:
• Al Arrab Express
• Momos Magic
Apart from these dine-in options in Oasis Mall, you can find many other restaurants near Al Quoz 2 on the western side of the community. Some of these are:
- Afghan Darbar
- Afghan Khorasan Kabab
- Han Cuisine Restaurant
Matto – an Italian restaurant, serves scrumptious pizzas and pasta. It is located 10 minutes drive away. Other items it is known for include Tiramisu, Truffle Fries, Cocktails, Mushroom Ravioli and Zucchini Fritters. Oregano is another famous Italian that is situated within the community. Residents can also find Afghan Darbar after driving for 15 minutes. The Afghani restaurant offers south Asian and middle eastern cuisine. It has items like Shami Kabab, Mutton Tikka, Chicken Karahi and Qeema Fry on its menu
BEACHES NEAR AL QUOZ 2
Kite Beach is the closest beach, a 13-minute drive away. Considered as one of the best beaches in Dubai, Kite Beach is a great coastal destination for people who enjoy kite surfing. You can also enjoy various sports activities here including volleyball, beach soccer and skateboarding. It features jogging tracks as well as a beach gym for fitness enthusiasts. The beach is also perfect for food lovers with hipster restaurants and food trucks.
Other beaches near Al Quoz 2 include JBR beach, Jumeirah Public Beach and Umm Suqeim Beach.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
Leisure destinations near Al Quoz 2 include:
- Flip Out Dubai
- Dubai Water Canal
- Cleopatra Sports Academy
The ultimate leisure destination for kids as well as adults, Flip Out Dubai is situated in Al Quoz 3 at a drive of 8 minutes. The entertainment spot features a variety of fun-filled activities including bubble soccer, slam dunk, dodgeball and wall running. Anyone who would like to play with bows and arrows without getting hurt can try the Archery Tag – a new similar game like dodgeball but played with foam-covered arrows and uniquely designed bows.
The three-kilometre-long man-made waterway, the Dubai Water Canal is another notable landmark, a 10-minute drive away. It has become one of the most exciting places in Dubai. Here you can take a cruise down the canal and experience the charm of Dubai from different angles. Or, just take a stroll on one of the five pedestrian bridges. Apart from being an attraction, the canal also serves as a transportation system and connects the city.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
For some outdoor fun, residents can visit the Al Quoz Pond Park which is situated within the community. With covered running tracks, it is a great place for jogging or strolling. The park boasts a 45,000 sq. m. pond. The manicured lawns are perfect for picnics. Featuring separate playgrounds for kids, children can also enjoy loads of fun-filled activities such as sliding and swinging.
One can find numerous gyms near Al Quoz 2. Fitness First on the third floor of Oasis Centre takes 7 minutes to reach via car. Al Khail Gym near Dana Al Madina Supermarket can be accessed after driving for 9 minutes.Power Gym near Al Baik restaurant is located at a drive of 12 minutes.
Salons and spas near the community are:
- Queen Bee Ladies Salon
- E-live Beauty Salon
- La Parisienne Beauty Salon
E-live beauty salon is located near Dubai Bowling Centre and takes 5 minutes to reach via car. One can also visit La Parisienne Beauty Salon near DAMAC Business Tower in Business Bay, 8-minute drive away. Queen Bee Ladies Salon near Al Khail Building 32 can be reached after a drive of ten minutes
The master community Al Quoz is known for hosting art-related events. Some of these events include 1x1 Art Gallery, 4 Walls Art Gallery, Alserkal Avenue and Artissima Gallery.
SOCIAL COMMUNITY GROUPS
There are some Facebook groups that residents can join to socialise with fellow inhabitants and to stay updated regarding events and happenings in the community. These are ‘Al-quoz’ and ‘al quoz small group’.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Al Quoz 2 is situated at one corner of the master community, Al Quoz. It is an ideal living destination for people who want to reside away from the loud noises of the bustling districts and close to the main city. However, unlike other sub-communities of Al Quoz, there are not many bus station in the community. Therefore, it is recommended to have your own vehicle to get around in the city