ABOUT AL WARQAA 4
Al Warqaa 4, also spelled as Al Warqa 4, is one of the five sub-communities of Al Warqaa and is located between Al Warqaa 3 and Al Warqaa 5. It is close to the communities of Mirdif, International City and Al Warsan.
The rapidly developing real estate project in Dubai mostly consists of villas, but there are also a few mid-rise buildings with residential apartments.
IN A NUTSHELL
- Peaceful community
- Offers a family-friendly lifestyle
- Home to a park and an upcoming mall
- Mainly offers villas ranging from 2 to 6-bedrooms
Al Warqaa 4 is a quiet place with a few parks and mosques in the vicinity. It is a family-friendly community with several amenities located nearby.
Popular points of interest for residents of Al Warqaa 4 are:
- One of the largest safari parks of the UAE, Dubai Safari Park, is in the neighbouring area of Al Warqaa 5
- The parks of Al Warqaa have sports courts, walking tracks and shaded areas.
- Residents can find jogging and cycling tracks close to their home.
- Neighbouring locations include Desert Palm Polo Club and Mushrif Park.
PROPERTIES IN AL WARQAA 4
The properties in Al Warqaa 4 have been recently developed hence the community is still growing and maturing. There are villas ranging from 2 to 4-bedroom configurations available for rent. A 2-bedroom villa for rent in Al Warqaa 4 has a coverage area ranging from 1,600 sq. ft. to 2,000 sq. ft. The villa also offers multiple parking spaces and often a garden with a small barbeque area.
- The rental trend for a 2-bedroom villa is approximately 120k per year.
Al Warqa 4 also has large property types such as 9-bedroom villas. These villas have a coverage area of almost 12,000 sq. ft. making them a lot more spacious. The 9-bedroom villas on average have three living areas, two kitchens, a driver’s room, a laundry room, a storeroom, a roof lounge and a study. It also offers covered parking spaces for at least 8 vehicles.
- The sale price of a 9-bedroom villa in Al Warqaa 4 is approximately AED 7.5M.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN AL WARQAA 4
The villa residents get multiple covered car parking spaces in Al Warqaa 4. Visitors can also park their cars outside the villa or on the street.
Popular modes of transportation in Al Warqaa 4 include buses, taxis and the metro. People who prefer to travel via bus can use Bus 367 to reach Al Warqaa 4. It services The School of Research Science Bus Stop and Al Warqaa, 25 St Bus Stop. Using Bus 367 you can reach Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO) and Etisalat Metro Station. The bus stops are located on the border of Al Warqaa 4 and may be a short walk away from your residence.
The nearest metro stations are Centrepoint Metro Station on the Red Line and Etisalat Metro Station on the Green Line, both lie at a 13-minute drive. Residents can also hail a taxi or rely on apps such as Uber and Careem.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS NEAR AL WARQAA 4
There are a few supermarkets near Al Warqaa 4, dotted in the neighbouring sub-communities. These include Aswaaq Al Warqaa (also called Aswaaq Mall), Spinneys, Shaklan Market, Home Needs Supermarket and Mass Supermarket. These options are located in Al Warqa 1, reachable in 8 minutes by car.
MOSQUES IN AL WARQAA 4
There are numerous mosques in Al Warqaa 4. Tareeq Al Jannah Mosque, Al Haq Masjid, Alia Lootah Mosque, Hassan bin Ali Masjid and Aisha Bent Rafeh Mosque can be found within the community. Residents can easily find a mosque some steps away from their home.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR AL WARQAA 4
Residents have to drive for 19 minutes to reach the nearest churches which are located in Oud Mehta. You will find St. Thomas Orthodox Cathedral Dubai, St. Mary’s Catholic Church, The Dubai City Church, Holy Trinity Church and more located here.
Hindu worshippers can find Shiva Temple, Shree Krishna Haveli, the Sikh Gurudwara and the Sindhi Gurdarbar in the Bur Dubai area, reachable with a 22-minute drive.
SCHOOLS IN AL WARQAA 4
Preschoolers can join one of the following nurseries near Al Warqaa 4.
- Al Warqa Kindergarten
- Future International Nursery
- Desert Roses Nursery
There are a few schools in Al Warqaa 4 while one can spot a number of primary and secondary schools in the Al Warqa community. In Al Warqaa 4, residents can find Al Warqa Kindergarten for pre-schoolers and The School of Research Science for middle and high schoolers. The School of Research Science offers both the British and American curriculam.
In Al Warqaa 1 and 3 there are quite a few schools. Indian curriculum schools in the area consist of GEMS Our Own English High School, Our Own High School and Primus Private School. American curriculum schools include Sharjah American International Private School, International Academic School, Ignite School and International School of Arts & Sciences. Newlands School is a British curriculum option in Al Warqaa 1. All of these options can be reached in 7 minutes or less.
University options can be found in Dubai International Academic City (DIAC), 15 minutes away. Here you will find many internationally accredited universities and higher education options.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR AL WARQAA 4
Clinics near Al Warqaa 4 consist of:
- Aster Clinic
- Thumbay Clinic
- Yoland Medical Center
Aster Clinic is located in Al Warqaa 1, roughly 7 minutes away. Thumbay Clinic and Yoland Medical Center lie 15 minutes away in Ras Al Khor.
Hospitals that can be reached within 20 minutes include:
- Fakeeh University Hospital
- Dubai Medical University Hospital
- Mediclinic Welcare Hospital
Fakeeh University Hospital is a state-of-the-art medical facility located in Dubai Silicon Oasis. Dubai Medical University Hospital and Mediclinic Welcare Hospital are located in the Al Garhoud area and offer excellent medical services.
The next-door neighbours of Al Warqaa 4 are:
- Al Warqaa 3
- Al Warqaa 5
Popular nearby residential areas include:
Spreading over an area of 800 hectares, International City offers country-themed residences as well as business and tourist attractions. Al Warsan is located close to International City and offers a mix of villas and apartments. The neighbourhood of Mirdif is known for its affordable villa properties and has a few upcoming apartment projects.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS IN AL WARQAA 4
Warqa Mall in Al Warqaa 4 covers nearly 35,000 sq. ft. of space and is based on two floors. It has 30 retail stores and a food court.
Residents can also visit the following malls:
- City Centre Mirdif
- Dragon Mart
- Dubai Festival City Mall
City Centre Mirdif is a large mall in the Mirdif community, a short 10-minute drive away. It is popular for its laidback atmosphere, it houses many luxury and high street retail outlets. Its culinary scene features everything from fast-food chains, cafes to upscale casual dining restaurants. For entertainment, you can find VOX Cinemas, the indoor amusement park called Magic Planet and iFLY Dubai which is an indoor skydiving experience, among others.
Dragon Mart is a hub for Chinese products, it has hundreds of shops selling products from mainland China. It also features a food court, a Novo Cinemas and often hosts events. Dragon Mart in International City lies 12 minutes away from Al Warqa 4.
Dubai Festival City Mall is also a large mall near Al Warqaa 4 offering a range of experiences and shopping/dining options. The mall is home to an IKEA store, a Novo Cinemas and a Robinsons department store. It also has an outdoor promenade and a light, water and laser show called IMAGINE.
RESTAURANTS NEAR AL WARQAA 4
Residents can choose from multiple restaurants that are tucked in the area. The list of restaurant in Al Warqaa 4 include
- Paavo’s Pizza
- Bharna Restaurant
- Chai and Co.
- Coffeeholic Lab
- Papa Murphy's Pizza
- Athletes Kitchen
If someone is looking for fast food, they can consider going to McDonald’s which is located in the area. Paavo's Pizza is located in the same ENOC petrol pump. Most of the dining options are located in Al Warqa Mall. Bharna Restaurant is known for its seafood dishes served in an upscale environment, while Chai and Co. is popular for its coffee and tea drinks. Coffeeholic Lab is another cafe, Papa Murphy's Pizza is a popular pizza chain. If you're into healthy food then you should head to Athletes Kitchen in Al Warqa Mall.
BEACHES NEAR AL WARQAA 4
The area is located away from the Arabian Gulf and the beaches of Dubai. Al Mamzar Beach is exactly half an hour away while Jumeirah Beach lies at a 24-minute drive.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
Notable landmarks near Al Warqaa 4 are mentioned below.
- Dubai Safari Park
- Warqa Mall
- Al Warqaa Neighbourhood Park
- Mushrif Park
Dubai Safari Park is the best leisure spot and it is 5 minutes away. It is dotted in Al Warqaa 5 and covers a massive landmass almost twice the size of Vatican City. It has beautiful lakes, landscaped greenery and a 119-hectare safari area.
Warqa Mall is a popular location for residents to spend their evenings and weekends. Al Warqaa Neighbourhood Park is known for its relaxing environment and is mainly visited by families, especially those with young children.
Al Mushrif Park is located to the north of Al Warqa 4. It is a massive park that has many different zones, attractions and amenities. Many enjoy visiting the 35,000 sq. m. Ghaf tree forest, or barbecuing and picnicking in the park. Children can be entertained with cycling tracks, playgrounds, rides and sports courts.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Many gyms can be found in Al Warqaa community and other neighbouring residential areas including:
- Fitness Terminal Men's Gym
- Fitness Terminal Ladies Branch
- Star Body Gym Al Warqa
Fitness Terminal Gym is based in Al Warqaa 1 and it has separate gyms for ladies and gents. Star Body Gym is also located in Al Warqaa, it is a large gym with lots of specialized fitness equipment. Other gyms such as Power Zone Gym, Optima Fitness Gym and Fitness World Gym are around 10 minutes away near International City.
There are three parks in the Al Warqaa community and one of them is in Al Warqaa 4. Stars Park is also dotted in Al Warqaa 4, there are also designated sports courts and jogging/cycling tracks in the community.
Sakura Nail Spa and Grand Flora Salon can be found in Al Warqa Mall near The School of Research Science in Al Warqaa 4. Men can visit Joud Gents Salon in Al Warqa Mall.
SOCIAL COMMUNITY GROUPS
Residents can join Al Warqaa Dubai Community group on Facebook to get the latest updates regarding the area.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Al Warqaa 4 is a sub-community of Al Warqaa and it is not densely populated. The area has gained popularity because of its neighbouring district, International City. It is close to all the basic amenities but the ongoing construction in the neighbourhood might create some problems.
- Dubai Safari Park is a 5-minute drive away
- City Centre Mirdif can be reached in 10 minutes
- International City is 13 minutes away
- Dubai International Airport is 15 minutes away