ABOUT AL RUMAILA
Al Rumaila is a waterfront residential community in Ajman along the Sharjah-Ajman border. The main appeal of the location is the picturesque views of the Arabian Gulf seen from the balconies.
Sharing borders with Sharjah, Al Rumaila is perfect for those who frequently visit the emirate. With upscale hotels, a myriad of restaurants, beautiful beaches and multiple other facilities within walking distance, it's not a surprise that Al Rumaila is highly preferred by both renters and investors.
IN A NUTSHELL
- An impressive array of residential units comprising villas and apartments
- Shares borders with the emirate of Sharjah
- The residential units boast modern amenities along with the beautiful ocean views
- The popular leisure destination of the emirate, Ajman Corniche, is a few minutes away
- Close to a wide range of eateries and cafes
- The community has various facilities and provides a family-friendly lifestyle
The strategic location of Al Rumaila provides convenience to the residents, especially those who frequently travel to Sharjah. Al Rumaila is bordered by the family-friendly communities of Al Rashidiya and Al Nakhil. Residents have quick access to multiple facilities. You can find a mix of quaint shops and big supermarkets, a great variety of restaurants and a bunch of waterfront activities on the picturesque beaches.
The community has an impressive accommodation range when it comes to beachside residences. Al Rumaila hosts an array of apartments and villas which cater to singles, couples and large families. Being close to Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Street, residents can conveniently commute to other parts of the emirate.
PROPERTIES IN AL RUMAILA
The community has a considerable range of residential towers. Both investors and tenants can find an array of studios, 1-bedroom and 2-bedroom flats perfect for singles, couples and small families. The residential properties in Al Rumaila have diverse configurations and give a variety of options to those looking to move to the area. There is a mix of mid-rise and high-rise buildings constructed with modern embellishments while having the added benefit of the stunning views of the city and the Arabian Gulf.
The flats for rent in Al Rumaila have varying coverage areas. Ranging from 728 sq. ft. to 1,200 sq. ft, the rent for 1-bedroom apartments ranges from AED 16k to AED 26k per annum. Likewise, people looking for a 2-bedroom flat for rent can find options ranging between AED 29k to AED 55k, yearly. The rental rates depend on the size and quality of the apartments.
Since Al Rumaila is a waterfront community, many occupants in residential towers enjoy the views of the ocean from the terraces and balconies. Most buildings have amenities such as 24-hour security, maintenance staff, parking spaces, storage areas, gymnasiums and landscaped spaces.
Larger families can opt for the villas in Al Rumaila. Featuring spacious rooms, most villas have an outdoor seating area, a large backyard and multiple parking spaces. Configurations range from smaller 3-bedroom villas to large 8-bedroom houses. The most popular option is the 4-bedroom villas, these span 3000 sq. ft and the rental prices average at AED 75k.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN AL RUMAILA
There are a number of bus stops dotted around Al Rumaila, the residents can use public transport to commute to other parts of the city. These include Open Beach Stop, Ajman Market Stop, Ajman One Tower Stop and Restaurants Complex Stop.
Villas come with dedicated parking spaces and visitors can use street parking. Apartments often come with dedicated parking spots, some buildings, however, do not offer parking spaces.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS IN AL RUMAILA
There are several local grocery stores and supermarkets in Al Rumaila. There is Al Nakheel Supermarket and Spinneys supermarket in Al Rumaila itself. Just across the border in the community of Al Rashidiya, you can find Pakistan Supermarket, Istanbul Supermarket, Zenith Supermarket and many others. Residents can quickly access numerous convenience stores which makes grocery shopping in Al Rumaila simple.
CHURCHES, TEMPLES AND MOSQUES IN AL RUMAILA
There are a number of mosques in Al Rumaila. Most residents visit Al Remeila Mosque and Al Hassawani Mosque. A handful of mosques are in the neighbouring areas are well, including Sheikh Abdul Aziz Mosque, Al Furqan Mosque, Sheikh Rashed Bin Humaid Al Nuaimi Mosque and others.
As for churchgoers, Winners Chapel International Ajman is established in Al Rashidiya and can be reached within 10 minutes. Hindu residents will have to travel for 35 minutes to visit the temples in Bur Dubai.
SCHOOLS AND UNIVERSITIES IN AL RUMAILA
When moving to a new neighbourhood, convenient access to schools is a major factor in every parent’s mind. Several schools and nurseries are easily reachable for the residents in Al Rumaila.
A 7-minute drive away, Bloomington Academy is an esteemed school. Following the British curriculum, the school is affiliated with Cambridge Assessment International Education. The institution offers a comprehensive syllabus and learning resources for children of all skill levels. Hosting students from over 40 nationalities, the school is an apt choice for the parents looking for a multi-cultural environment.
A 10-minute drive away, British International School is well-known in the region. Accredited by Cambridge International Examinations, the institute has received the much-coveted status of a ‘Cambridge International School’. Additionally, Bluebells Nursery and Al Rashid Primary School are also within close vicinity.
Al Rumaila is home to Cromwell UK International College, a reputable institute established in affiliation with leading universities of the UK. The educational centre is primarily opted by students seeking different disciplines of business studies.
HOSPITALS AND CLINICS IN AL RUMAILA
When in need of immediate medical assistance, the residents in Al Rumaila can reach Amina Hospital, which is a mere 4 to 5-minute drive away. Besides this, Al Ittihad Polyclinic & Diagnostic Centre, Ajman Specialty Hospital, Aster Clinic, Rashid Medical Centre and Thumbay Clinic are roughly 10 minutes away.
Al Rumaila is positioned amidst the communities of Al Rashidiya and Al Nakhil. The community lies alongside the captivating coastline of Ajman.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS IN AL RUMAILA
The shopping centre Shobra is a short distance from Al Rumaila. Located 10 minutes away, the shopping destination is home to various international and local brands. Grand Mall is another option within quick reach, which boasts a range of retail options including pharmacies, a supermarket and medical centres.
A few stand-alone stores are located in the community, towards Ajman Corniche. Babyshop, Shoe Mart and Splash have stores in Al Rumaila.
RESTAURANTS IN AL RUMAILA
Al Rumaila has no shortage of appealing food spots. For waterfront dining, head over to Corniche Avenue. Situated 5 minutes from the community, visitors can savour a range of authentic cuisines.
One of the most popular restaurants is Sultan Saray, a Turkish restaurant known for its flavourful menu and stunning views. Besides this, Seroop Restaurant & Café, Awtar Coffee & Restaurant and Al Roof Restaurant & Café along with others are also clustered here, making Corniche Avenue an impressive hub for a lively dining experience. You can also find PappaRoti there, which is a great spot to start the evening with oven-hot fresh beverages and bun. In addition to these, there are many restaurants in Al Rumaila as well including Impero, Saraya and Amissa Cafe.
Fine dining options can be found in the hotels along the corniche. Popular options include Indian restaurant Bukhara and Italian eatery Sabella's in the Ajman Hotel.
BEACHES NEAR AL RUMAILA
With Ajman Beach just around the corner, the residents can reach the scenic beaches within a matter of a few minutes. The waterfront locality of Al Rumaila lies alongside the spectacular views of the Arabian Gulf. Beachgoers will love the classic vibes at Ajman Beach. Stretched over 4 kilometres, the Ajman Corniche is lined along the Arabian Gulf as well. With a group of eateries established at the corniche, the visitors can fuel on the delicious food after an exciting beach day.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
Several high-end hotels and resorts are lined up along the majestic coast of Ajman, many of which are a few minutes drive from Al Rumaila. These include Ajman Hotel, Bahi Ajman Palace Hotel, Ramada Beach Hotel, Wyndham Garden Ajman Corniche and Fairmont Ajman.
Six minutes from the community lies Holiday Beach Club which features enthralling entertainment options such as nightclubs and cosy dining spots. With the fantastic views of the beach, the club can also be visited for a pleasant day or night out.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Living in Al Rumaila provides various ways to stay fit. Whether it is a walk at the Ajman Corniche or the fitness centres in the community; the residents can find a handful of methods to maintain their health. The Gym Sports Center, Body Fitness Gym and Body and Soul Elite Health Club can be easily accessed within a few minutes.
Al Rumaila is home to a number of spas and salons offering a variety of beauty treatments. The spas in the vicinity are known to provide unique, relaxing treatments. These include Royal Moon Spa, Beach Spa, Sea View Spa and The Beauty Oasis Spa. On the other hand, the salons in the region offer beauty treatments ranging from manicures to massages.
Living in Al Rumaila is quite eventful with Corniche Avenue, Ajman Corniche and the many hotels and bars within easy reach. Along with the daily activities at the Ajman Cornice, it also organises spectacular fireworks displays on various commemorative days.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
The vibrant community of Al Rumaila features a range of residential units including villas and apartments. With the tranquil beaches on one side and the city on the other, the coastal area is well linked to the central area of the emirate. The waterfront region has numerous facilities located nearby, which makes it a great place to live.
However, the area has studios, 1-bedroom and 2-bedroom apartments. The villas come in large configurations but it can be difficult to find one vacant.