ABOUT AL SEER
Al Seer is partially located on the shore of Ras Al Khaimah Harbour. It is one of the most important areas of the city and contains government buildings along with commercial and residential properties. As per Bayut, it is a popular area for renting apartments in Ras Al Khaimah. Popular residential buildings in the area include Union Tower and RAK Tower.
Al Seer is home to RAK Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (RAKEZ), Ibrahim Bin Hamad Obaidullah Hospital and Scholars Indian School. It is bordered by significant commercial hubs such as Al Nakheel, Dafan Al Nakheel and Al Mamourah. Residents of Al Seer enjoy easy access to malls, supermarkets, cinemas, schools, hospitals and beaches.
IN A NUTSHELL
- Partially located on the shore of Ras Al Khaimah Harbour.
- Popular area for renting apartments in Ras Al Khaimah.
- Home to RAKEZ, Ibrahim Bin Hamad Obaidullah Hospital and Scholars Indian School.
- Contains malls, supermarkets, cinemas, schools, hospitals and beaches.
- Apartment configurations are available for sale and rent.
Al Seer has the feel of a highly urbanised area because of the presence of many commercial offices and government buildings. The residential complexes present in the area boast modern facilities. The area can fulfil the shopping, dining, educational, healthcare and entertainment needs of its residents.
PROPERTIES IN AL SEER
Al Seer is among the most suitable and preferred locations to rent and buy residential properties in the emirate. The area has a peaceful environment and the properties are reasonably priced.
Rental apartments in Al Seer are popular due to their affordability. As per Bayut, RAK Tower is the most popular building in Al Seer for renting apartments. The rental prices for 1-bedroom apartments in Al Seer is around AED 28k per year. One can rent 2-bedroom apartments for a price ranging between AED 32k to AED 90k. The rental prices for 3-bedroom apartments start at about AED 43k.
One can also spot many apartments for sale in the area. The most popular building for buying apartments in Al Seer is Union Tower. The sale prices for apartments in Al Seer start from AED 295k.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN AL SEER
Al Seer is well connected to other areas of the city through Al Muntasir Road. There are a few options for public transportation in Al Seer. Local taxis are easily available and online services like Careem and Uber can also be used.
Finding parking spaces in Al Seer is not a hassle. The residential and commercial buildings have reserved parking areas for residents and guests. Apart from that, the streets also have parking bays.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS IN AL SEER
There are a lot of supermarkets in Al Seer. Residents living in every corner of the area will find one or more supermarket easily accessible since they are evenly spaced out. Popular supermarkets include Gulf Hypermarket, ABC Supermarket, Quality Supermarket and Nesto Centre also known as Nesto Supermarket.
CHURCHES, TEMPLES AND MOSQUES IN AL SEER
Muslim residents will find that there are many mosques in Al Seer. Some of the most well-known mosques are Masjid Al Noor, Salem Bin Hamad Oubaidullah Mosque and Obaid Khalifa Al Jaber Mosque.
The churches in Al Seer are Winners Chapel International RAK and Church Nakheel. The nearest Hindu temples and Sikh gurudwaras are located in Dubai, roughly 1 hour and 30 minutes away.
SCHOOLS IN AL SEER
There are many schools in Al Seer and neighbouring areas for the residents to choose from. The most popular school in Al Seer is Scholars Indian School affiliated with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). The school first opened its doors to students in 1999 and is one of the best Indian schools in the emirate.
HOSPITALS AND CLINICS IN AL SEER
There are plenty of clinics and hospitals in Al Seer. Residents will always have plenty of healthcare options for their routine and emergency needs. Most prominent medical facilities in the area include Ibrahim Bin Hamad Obaidullah Hospital, Al Zahrawi Hospital, Thumbay Clinic and Al Ahalia Medical Centre.
TOP BUILDINGS IN AL SEER
Al Seer has plenty of ideal residential buildings. Top buildings in Al Seer include Union Tower, Concord Building, Apollo Building and RAK Tower. All these building complexes offer a good set of facilities to residents.
Al Seer is well connected to different areas of the city. On the west, Al Seer is neighboured by Ras Al Selaab. On the north, it is connected to Al Mairid, Al Mamourah and Al Hudaibah. On the east is Seih Al Hudaibah while Al Nakheel, Dafan Al Nakheel and Ras Al Khaimah Harbour lie to the south of Al Seer.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
Residents of Al Seer will never run out of options to spend quality time with family and friends. There are plenty of malls, restaurants, beaches and leisure spots in Al Seer and its neighbouring areas.
MALLS IN AL SEER
There are a few malls in Al Seer and larger options can all be reached in under 10 minutes. Some famous malls in the area are Al Naeem Mall and RAK Palace Shopping Centre. Al Naeem Mall is the largest mall in Ras Al Khaimah, it is a four storey mall covering 1.5 million sq. ft. of space. It houses many anchor stores, large department stores, a Spinneys supermarket, a Cinemax Cinema and a few other entertainment and dining options. RAK Palace Shopping Centre, or RAK Palace as it is also known is a community mall in Al Seer. It is preferred for affordable shopping and has many retail stores.
Malls in neighbouring areas include Manar Mall and RAK Mall, which are about 10 minutes away from Al Seer.
RESTAURANTS IN AL SEER
One can find a diverse range of cuisines, dining options and restaurants in Al Seer. Top restaurants include Golden Crown Restaurant, Lebanese House Restaurant, Rainbow Restaurant, The Vegetarian Restaurant also known as The Vegetarian's Restaurant, Taj Mahal Restaurant and Al Madbut Restaurant.
Upscale dining options in Al Seer can be found in the hotels in the area. You can visit DoubleTree by Hilton Ras Al Khaimah, Hilton Garden Inn Ras Al Khaimah and Citymax Hotel Ras Al Khaimah for their dining options.
BEACHES NEAR AL SEER
Since it is one of the coastal areas in Ras Al Khaimah, there are plenty of beaches near Al Seer. The most popular and highly rated beach of the city is Al Hamra Beach, which is a beach in Al Seer. Residents can reach other beaches like RAK Beach and Sidroh Beach fairly quickly from Al Seer.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
Al Seer has several landmarks. Nakheel Museum, a popular heritage site is located in Al Seer. Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone is another area with prime importance for those who are thinking of setting up a business in the area.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Residents of Al Seer have good options to take care of their health and fitness. There are plenty of gyms in the area; many have modern facilities. Most of the popular gyms in the area are Ruby Fitness, Ladies First Gym, Your Gym and Natural Gym Fitness.
Famous spas and salons in the area are Step and Style Beauty Centre, Enjaz Gents Salon, Sherils Ladies Beauty Salon, Purple Crystal Massage and Al Remal Spa.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Overall, Al Seer is a good residential prospect for families and individuals. The area has a peaceful environment with all the amenities located nearby. It might be busy because of commercial areas and government offices. But residential streets are generally unaffected by it.
- Partially located on the shore of Ras Al Khaimah Harbour.
- Bordered by Ras Al Selaab, Al Mairid, Al Mamourah, Al Hudaibah, Seih Al Hudaibah, Al Nakheel and Dafan Al Nakheel.