ABOUT AL THARWANIYAH
Located off E10, Al Tharwaniyah is a villa and townhouse sub-community in Al Raha Gardens, Abu Dhabi. Developed by Aldar Properties, the project was completed in December 2008. Close to Al Raha Beach Development and Khalifa City A, Al Tharwaniyah is characterised by a comfortable and serene living environment.
IN A NUTSHELL
- High-end villas featuring traditional architecture
- Excellent amenities nearby
- Prime location in Abu Dhabi
- Proximity to Abu Dhabi International Airport
Al Tharwaniyah offers you a modern lifestyle in a serene environment. It is part of a waterfront development that offers ease of access to central locations in the emirate. The community is also surrounded by excellent locations like:
- Al Raha Beach Hotel
- Abu Dhabi Golf Club
- Al Raha Mall
At the same time, Al Tharwaniyah provides all the seclusion that residents require.
PROPERTIES IN AL THARWANIYAH
Properties In Al Tharwaniyah include 3, 4 and 5-bedroom villas and townhouses. The coverage area for villas ranges from 2,500 sq. ft. to 4,300 sq. ft.
- Rental prices for villas range from AED 150k to AED 250k per year
- The average sales price for villas is AED 3M
To begin with, 3-bedroom villas in Al Tharwaniyah comprise 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and maid’s room. An open-plan kitchen with lots of cabinets leads to the dining and living area.
- Rental prices for 3-bedroom villas start at AED 150k per year
Likewise, 4-bedroom villas feature ensuite bedrooms, attached bathrooms, maid’s room and study room.
- 4-bedroom villas for rent are priced at AED 150k to AED 200k per year
- Sales prices for 4-bedroom villas go up to AED 3.3M
All villas in the sub-community feature wide living spaces, private outdoor areas, garages, balcony and terrace access, along with floor to ceiling doors and windows for natural lighting.
- Rental prices for 5-bedroom villas go up to AED 250k per year
Townhouses in Al Tharwaniyah feature the same range of coverage areas and floor plans.
- Rental prices for townhouses range start around AED 130k per year
- Sales prices for townhouses range from AED 2M to AED 2.5M
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN AL THARWANIYAH
The RTA bus service is the main mode of public transportation in Al Tharwaniyah. Residents will find several routes that pass through the area. Examples include bus 120 and 161 from Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road (E311).
There are plenty of parking spaces in Al Tharwaniyah. Residents can park 2 cars in their private garages.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS NEAR AL THARWANIYAH
There are several supermarkets near Al Tharwaniyah to meet the daily shopping needs of residents. There is Safa Express Supermarket in Gardens Plaza, which is a 7-minute drive from the sub-community. Then there’s LuLu Express in Al Raha Mall. The nearest Spinneys and Carrefour supermarkets are located nearby in the Al Bandar and Al Muneera areas.
MOSQUES NEAR AL THARWANIYAH
There are a couple of mosques near Al Tharwaniyah such as Shuhada Al Emarat Mosque (Raha Mosque), located just 3 minutes away from the sub-community. Other nearby mosques include Mansour Bin Zayed Mosque, Al Basit Mosque and Al Ta’ayish Mosque.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR AL THARWANIYAH
There are several churches near Al Tharwaniyah that can be reached within 20 minutes via car. Examples include St. Paul’s Church, Mar Thoma Church and St. Joseph’s Cathedral.
Temples near Al Tharwaniyah include BAPS Hindu Mandir and the New Gurudwara, Abu Dhabi.
SCHOOLS NEAR AL THARWANIYAH
There are several excellent education institutions near the sub-community. Schools near Al Tharwaniyah include:
- Al Raha International School
- Al Yasmina Academy
- GEMS American Academy
Al Raha International School is only 5 minutes away from Al Tharwaniyah. The school boasts an outstanding ranking from the Abu Dhabi Department of Education & Knowledge. Al Yasmina Academy, located 8 minutes away, also offers the British curriculum.
Nurseries near Al Tharwaniyah include:
- Sunny Meadows Montessori
- Odyssey Nursery
- Learning Spaces Nurseries
Finally, universities near Al Tharwaniyah include Khalifa University Masdar Campus, Zayed University and Al Ain University of Science & Technology.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR AL THARWANIYAH
There is no shortage of medical facilities located close to the sub-community. Hospitals near Al Tharwaniyah include:
- Mediclinic Al Noor Hospital
- Dar Al Shifaa Hospital
- NMC Royal Hospital
Other medical centres and clinics near Al Tharwaniyah include:
- Mediclinic Khalifa City
- Amana Healthcare Medical and Rehabilitation Centre
There are also a couple of skin clinics nearby such as Cosmetic AD Skincare Clinic and Kaya Skin Clinic, the latter located in Al Raha Mall. There is also a Lulu Raha Pharmacy and Boots Pharmacy at the mall.
Nearby areas include:
Al Tharwaniyah is also located close to the Khalifa City A community.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS NEAR AL THARWANIYAH
There are two malls near Al Tharwaniyah, both located within a 10-minute distance. First, you have Gardens Plaza, which is a community mall with outlets like:
- Mother Care
- Grand Optics
The second is Al Raha Mall, where you can find stores like:
- Lulu Electronics Store
- Tag World
Along with a range of lifestyle and fashion stores such as Ascots & Chapels and Lee & Wrangler, Al Raha Mall also has a food court plus a 3-screen Oscar cinema.
RESTAURANTS NEAR AL THARWANIYAH
There is no shortage of restaurants near Al Tharwaniyah. Eateries at Gardens Plaza include:
- Circle Cafe
- Jones The Grocer
- Broccoli Pizza & Pasta
There’s also a food court at Al Raha Mall with options like:
- Burger Hut
- Papa Murphy’s Pizza
- Charleys Philly Steaks
- SoulFull Restaurant
- Samurai Japanese Restaurant
- Sapori Veri
There are also a couple of bars and restaurants at Al Raha Beach Hotel, such as Azur Restaurant and McGettigan’s AUH.
More options such as Shish Shawarma, Seashell Restaurant & Grill and Castle Restaurant await you in Khalifa City A. The Khalifa City Truck Park also has food stalls like Emirati 21 Cafe, Sushi Express and Honors Burger.
BEACHES NEAR AL THARWANIYAH
Beaches near Al Tharwaniyah include Al Raha Beach and Yas Beach, both of which are resorts located less than 10 minutes from the community. One can engage in a host of activities like swimming, kayaking, sailing and snorkelling. You can even rent chalets to enjoy a day or two at these resorts.
Public beaches like Abu Dhabi Beach and Saadiyat Beach are located 20-25 minutes away.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
There are several leisure activities that residents of Al Tharwaniyah can engage in. Examples include:
- Movies and arcade gaming at Al Raha Mall
- Playing some strokes at the Abu Dhabi Golf Club
- Enjoy thrilling rides at Ferrari World
Al Raha Mall is a great avenue for leisure activities. One can visit the Oscar cinema to catch a movie or take kids to Sparks Digital Land for rides and arcade games.
Golf enthusiasts can head to Abu Dhabi Golf Club, which is just 12 minutes away from the sub-community. The club features a 27 champion hole golf course along with a clubhouse with dining options.
Ferrari World, Abu Dhabi is also less than 15 minutes away from Al Tharwaniyah, which is a Ferrari-themed complex featuring thrilling rides for the entire family. One can also take a car factory tour or even engage in driving simulations.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Al Raha Gardens, as the name implies, features landscaped areas that allow residents to make the most of outdoors. The community is also located close to Al Forsan International Sports Resort which features horse riding, go-karting and water sports, among other activities. The resort is located on Khalifa City, Street No. 12, close to the aforementioned golf club.
There are several gyms near Al Tharwaniyah, such as:
- Blue Power Fitness Gym
- Beyond Health Club
- Al Raha Gardens Plaza Gym
Salons near Al Tharwaniyah include:
- Pace e Luce Hair & Beauty Ladies Salon
- Tip Top Nail Bar
- Hair Concept
There are several salons and spas at Al Raha Mall, such as Attractive Gents & Kids Salon, Heads Up Salon and Jumasan Beauty Centre.
For community events, residents can head to Al Raha Mall where they host events like Eid and National Day celebrations.
SOCIAL COMMUNITY GROUPS
Residents of Al Tharwaniyah can stay connected to the community through the ‘Al Raha Gardens’ group on Facebook.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
To sum up, Al Tharwaniyah in Al Raha Gardens is an ideal residential neighbourhood for young couples and families. The sub-community offers a peaceful and secluded lifestyle with all modern facilities and amenities within easy access. It is, however, suggested that residents drive their own vehicles for ease of travelling to and from central locations of Abu Dhabi.