ABOUT AL RASS C
Al Rass C is a sub-community of Al Rass in Umm Al Quwain featuring villas in different layouts. It is relatively a small neighbourhood situated on the western side of the parent community, next to the intersection of King Faisal Street and Oqbah Bin Nafae Street.
IN A NUTSHELL
- One of the four sub-communities of Al Rass
- Offers villas in unique layouts
- A range of facilities are available nearby
- Direct access to King Faisal Street
Al Rass C Umm Al Quwain is a part of a popular residential community in Umm Al Quwain, offering residences with affordable rental properties. It has a well-connected road network with communal facilities in easy reach.
PROPERTIES IN AL RASS C
Properties in Al Rass C include villas mainly available in different configurations. These two-storey villas have a spacious living area, attached bathroom and built-in wardrobe in the bedroom and fitted kitchen. A few villas for rent in Al Rass C also offer a private garden and pool.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN AL RASS C
Residents can find ample parking spaces in Al Rass C Umm Al Quwain for their vehicles; most villas come with a dedicated facility for two cars. On the other hand, visitors can park their cars outside the house in the dedicated street parking area.
PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION NEAR AL RASS C
Commuting to neighbouring areas is convenient via private conveyance; residents have direct access to King Faisal Street, connecting the neighbourhood with central areas of the emirate. The same road connects with Al Ittihad Street joining Umm Al Quwain with Ajman.
As for public transportation near Al Rass C UAQ, tenants will have to drive for around 15-minutes to reach the nearest bus station. Otherwise, the online taxi service is another mode for travelling in the community.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS NEAR AL RASS C
Residents can buy daily essentials from supermarkets near Al Rass C. These include Viva Supermarket, Ali Hassan Supermarket and Nihal Supermarket. Some of the best supermarkets in Umm Al Quwain also lie in proximity to the community, such as City Market UAQ and Lulu Hypermarket.
MOSQUES IN AL RASS C
There are around three to four mosques in Al Rass C UAQ where Muslims can offer their prayers. Amna Bint Yousef bin Hudaiba Mosque, Masjid Sheikh Ahmed Bin Rashid Al Mualla and Masjid Salim Abdullah bin Haroon are a few of them.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR AL RASS C
There are two churches near Al Raas C Umm Al Quwain accessible in a 10 to 12-minute drive. These include IPC Umm Al Quwain and Our Lady of Arabia Church.
SCHOOLS IN AL RASS C
Butterflies Nursery in Al Rass C follows the EYFS curriculum for children from 45 days to 4 years. The nursery school has qualified training staff offering activity-based learning to children. Ahmed Bin Rashid Boys School for Basic Education is another education institute in the community. Those looking for other options can find some of the best schools in Umm Al Quwain, a short drive away. These include The New Indian School and Al Manahil Primary School. All these schools are at a 5 to 10-minute drive.
British Applied College offers undergraduate programs for mechanical engineering, architectural technology and civil engineering. The higher education institute is located within a 5-minute drive. Other universities nearby are Ajman University and Umm Al Quwain University.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR AL RASS C
There are plenty of clinics a short drive away from the community offering premium healthcare services. Dr Rana’s Specialist Clinic, Al Noor Clinic and Sansaya Clinic Umm Al Quwain are a few. Thumbay Clinic and Umm Al Quwain Hospital are also within a 5-minute drive for further medical assistance.
Al Raas C UAQ is next to Al Reqqah, while the other sub-communities of Al Raas C Umm Al Quwain such as Al Rass A, Al Rass B and Al Rass D lie to the northern and southern side. Other nearby areas include Al Dar Al Baida and Al Bootain.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS NEAR AL RASS
China Mall Umm Al Quwain is a popular shopping destination offering several retail outlets and dining options. In a short drive of 8-minutes lie the Mall of Umm Al Quwain, home to famous fashion brands, recreational facilities and an outlet of Lulu Hypermarket. Some popular stores in the mall are Mumuso, Richway, Mothercare, Hour Choice and Malabar Gold & Diamonds. The shopping mall also has a 5-screen multiplex where visitors can watch their favourite blockbusters. Other malls near Al Raas UAQ are City Mall and Ajman China Mall.
RESTAURANTS IN AL RASS C
Restaurants in Al Rass C are on the eastern side of the community, close to King Faisal Street. These include:
- Taliba Restaurant and Grill
- Healthy Dream Food
- Diwan Al Mandi Restaurant LLC
- Filipino Food
- Al Oberge Restaurant and Cafeteria
Those who enjoy seafood must visit Emirates Sea Restaurant near King Faisal Street. It is one of the best restaurants in Umm Al Quwain, offering fresh items with perfect seasoning. Residents can reach the restaurant in a 6-minute drive. Other restaurants nearby are Indian Palace Restaurant and Daus Brauhaus Umm Al Quwain.
BEACHES NEAR AL RASS C
Since it is a part of the coastal community, residents can quickly drive to the public and private beach resorts. Umm Al Quwain Public Beach is a perfect spot for family picnics located a 5-minute drive away. Those looking for a luxurious vacation spot can reach Palm Beach Resort within a 5-minute drive. It is a popular beach resort in Umm Al Quwain known for watersports activities and private access to the beach.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
Umm Al Quwain seems like a secluded emirate with a deserted area, but actually, it is not. There are plenty of things to do in Umm Al Quwain, such as exploring historic attractions and indulging in watersports activities. UAQ Marine Club is a perfect spot located a 5-minute drive away for adventure seekers. The club has plenty of activities, including kayaking, wakeboarding and windsurfing. If you are planning a trip with friends or family, then opt for houseboat tours where a chef will accompany you to prepare food for your group. Other activities include fishing, archery, canoeing and raft building.
For history buffs, Umm Al Quwain National Museum is also a short drive away from the community. It was a fort used by the ruling family and converted into a museum later. The valuable finds of that time have been kept in the museum along with the remains from Ed Dur and Tel Abraq – the largest archaeologist sites in the UAE.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
H.H Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Park is a popular spot for family getaways featuring a range of facilities. It is one of the best parks in Umm Al Quwain, accessible in a 5-minute drive. Other parks near Al Rass C are The National Flag Park and Municipal Park.
Chandran’s Gym in Al Raas UAQ has modern exercise equipment for fitness enthusiasts to stay in shape. It offers personal training, weight gain and fat loss programs, diet consulting and nutritionist advice. Other gyms nearby include VIP Training Fitness and Miami Gym.
Ladies can head to Yasmin Ladies Salon, Sheikha Ladies Salon and Villa Rosa Beauty Lounge for beauty care treatments. Likewise, gents can get their haircut and beard trim from Al Yarmook Salon in the community.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Al Rass C is a family-friendly community with plenty of amenities and facilities a short drive away. However, the neighbourhood has limited accommodation options. If you plan to move, you should keep in mind that the area is not connected with the public transportation system. It is recommended to rely on private conveyance for commuting.