Located next to the Umm Suqeim Expressway, Avencia is a cluster of villas and townhouses in Akoya Oxygen. Developed by DAMAC, the sub-community is part of a master community known for its focus on parks and other outdoor spaces. It is also one of the most sought-after residential areas in the emirate.
IN A NUTSHELL
- Carefully designed master plan and road network system
- The community promotes an active lifestyle
- Dedicated spaces for excellent amenities nearby
We will start with an overview of Avencia. The community is all about tranquil living among green spaces. Some of the highlights of the community include:
- Open spaces
- Golf Club
- Dubai polo and Equestrian Club
With proximity to Umm Suqeim Expressway, the Avencia cluster is conveniently connected with the city centre.
PROPERTIES IN AVENCIA
Before delving in the amenities of the sub-community, we will first talk about properties in Avencia. These include 3 and 4-bedroom villas and townhouses.
To begin, 3-bedroom villas in the cluster have an average covered area of approximately 1,700 sq. ft. These homes include three bedrooms, three bathrooms, a study and a living room. In addition, the outside space comprises a private garden as well as a covered parking area.
- One can buy a 3-bed villa for AED 1.2M
Moving on, 4-bedroom villas in Avencia have a covered area of 1,800 sq. ft. You get 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms and there is a choice between a terrace or garden depending on the property you choose.
- You can purchase a 4-bedroom villa upwards of AED 1M
Finally, you have 4-bedroom townhouses in the sub-community with covered areas of up to 2,000 sq. ft.
- Sales prices for 4-bedroom townhouses start from AED 1M
Among other features and facilities, Avencia homes provide excellent views of the golf course.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN AVENCIA
When it comes to public transportation in Avencia, residents currently don’t have enough options. Consider that it takes more than 20 minutes to reach the nearest bus stop, and that too by car. The nearest metro stations are even farther.
That is why residents prefer to use their vehicles for getting around the city. As for parking spaces in Avencia, one can easily park their vehicle in their villa or townhouse.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS NEAR AVENCIA
Among other amenities, there are some supermarkets near Avencia to serve the daily shopping needs of residents. Among them is Spinneys, located 16 minutes away in Mira Town Centre on Al Qudra Road.
MOSQUES NEAR AVENCIA
Moving along, one can head to nearby communities for congregational prayers. Mosques near Avencia include Mira Mosque and the Abdullah Mosque – Umm Nahad.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR AVENCIA
With regards to worship places of different faiths, there are several churches near Avencia located within a 35-minute distance. These include Fellowship Church, Seventh-day Adventist Church and Emirates Baptist Church. There is also a local chapel in the wider Akoya Oxygen area as well.
Likewise, residents have to travel a similar distance to reach the Bur Dubai area to find Hindu temples near Avencia.
SCHOOLS NEAR AVENCIA
Talking about amenities, there are a couple of good education options near the sub-community. For instance, schools near Avencia include:
With its location in The Sustainable City, the Fair International School offers an education that focuses on creating a sustainable future. This is achieved, in addition to the curriculum, through hands-on-projects. For those interested in the British Curriculum, the Jebel Ali School is a good option. This school also focuses on physical fitness and provides facilities for swimming, football and rugby.
For families with younger children, nurseries near Avencia include:
- Blossom Mudon Nursery
- Chubby Cheeks Nursery
- Kids Zone Nursery
Finally, universities near Avencia include Zayed University and Heriot-Watt University. These and other higher education facilities are located in Dubai International Academic City (DIAC), about 30 minutes away from the sub-community.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR AVENCIA
In terms of medical facilities and healthcare options, hospitals near Avencia include:
- Mediclinic Parkview Hospital
- Al Lusaily Health Centre
- Emirates Hospital Day Surgery and Medical Centre
All these are state-of-the-art hospitals located near the sub-community. Mediclinic Parkview Hospital, for instance, provides emergency and specialty services such as family medicine, obstetrics, gynaecology and paediatrics.
In addition, clinics near Avencia cluster include:
- Anaya Clinic
- Aster Clinics
- Apex Medical and Dental Clinics
The nearest pharmacy is Life Pharmacy, located in the aforementioned Mira Town Centre.
There are several residential communities near Avencia, such as:
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS NEAR AVENCIA
For those who love shopping, malls near Avencia include:
- Mira Town Centre
- Village Mall
- Dubai Outlet Mall
Spread over 3,100 sq.m, Mira Town Centre serves as a community mall with a Spinneys supermarket, pharmacy, laundry, salon, cafe and a few restaurants. Village Mall likewise is a small community shopping place, but it also includes a kid’s play area as well as a selection of dining options.
In addition, Dubai Outlet Mall is the perfect place for those who love a good bargain. There are more than 200 stores at Dubai Outlet Mall, offering discounts up to 90%, even on brands like Coach, Adidas, Fred Perry, Mango and Aldo.
RESTAURANTS NEAR AVENCIA
Moving along, restaurants near Avencia include:
- Al Taawon
- Golden Tasty Restaurant
- Tuk Tuk Thai Cuisine
- Abatjour Bistro
- LIMS 2 Restaurant
One can also grab a bite at the Mira Town Centre, which also has a London Dairy Cafe.
For fine dining, residents can head to the Cavendish Restaurant in Bonnington to enjoy an international menu.
BEACHES NEAR AVENCIA
Due to its location, it takes around 40 minutes to reach beaches near Avencia. These include JBR Beach where you can have a picnic, stroll on the shore or engage in a wide range of activities like jet skiing, paddle-boarding and kayaking.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
There is no dearth of leisure activities near Avencia, especially for children. Examples include:
- The Toddler’s Den
- Magic Planet
- IMG Worlds of Adventure
The Toddler’s Den is located in the food court of The Village Mall and includes a games arcade, ball pit, jungle gym and a bouncy castle. It is also a great place for holding birthday parties for children.
Another popular attraction among the kids is the Magic Planet located in the Arabian Ranches 2 community. It is a small amusement park filled with indoor games, arcade games and fun rides. But perhaps the star leisure attraction near Avencia is IMG Worlds of Adventure, which is the world’s largest indoor themed entertainment destination.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
As already mentioned, the community is geared towards an active, outdoor lifestyle which is evident by the development of green spaces in the neighbourhood. In addition, there are some parks near the sub-community, such as Town Square Zahra.
Residents can keep fit at gyms like:
- Prison gym
- Cardio gym
In addition, Salons and spas near Avencia include:
- Tips and Toes
- Massage Parlor Beauty salon
- The Haven Spa
Tips and Toes is also located in Mira Town Centre and offers nail care, nail extensions, skincare, massage therapy and hairdressing.
The neighbourhood is known for hosting community events, especially around important days like Eid, Diwali and Christmas.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
All in all, Avencia invites you to a peaceful lifestyle away from the bustle of the city. Provided that one can drive, major amenities are all located within easy access.