ABOUT BETWEEN TWO BRIDGES
Between Two Bridges is a dynamic residential community in Abu Dhabi located between Maqta Bridge and Mussafah Bridge. Also referred to as Bain Al Jessrain, the locality is home to spacious apartments and villas. Even though the community has been developed recently, it has already made its mark as one of the sought-after areas in the capital city.
IN A NUTSHELL
- Residential properties consist of spacious villas and apartments with lavish furnishings
- Family friendly community with facilities such as supermarkets, schools, mosques, hospitals and a community park
- Home to beachfront recreational and shopping centre ‘The Souk’
- Features world-class hotels such as Fairmont Bab Al Bahar, Shangri-La Hotel and Traders Hotel
- Abu Dhabi International Airport is 15 to 17 minutes away
Conveniently positioned between Al Raha and central Abu Dhabi, Between Two Bridges is well connected to central Abu Dhabi. Offering spacious and lavish residences, the locality features apartments and villas designed with contemporary styles. Since the residential properties in Between Two Bridges range from majestic villas to studio apartments, the community caters to both families and individuals.
Not only does the neighbourhood provide a convenient lifestyle, but it also hosts numerous leisure spots. Between Two Bridges features many restaurants in the vicinity. The locality also boasts facilities such as gyms, salons, schools and mosques. The suburban area holds a prime location which is well-linked with the central hubs of Abu Dhabi.
PROPERTIES IN BETWEEN TWO BRIDGES
The spacious villas in Between Two Bridges are a perfect choice for families on the hunt for sizable accommodation with luxurious facilities. The villa configurations range from 3-bedrooms to 7-bedrooms. The villas for rent in the community boast modern amenities such as a laundry room, driver's room, a fully equipped kitchen and covered parking. Constructed with contemporary aesthetics, some houses boast glorious views of the beach.
Spanning across 3,184 sq. ft to over 7,000 sq. ft the 4-bedroom villas for rent in Between Two Bridges have varying rents depending on their square footage. The rent for smaller villas averages at AED 220k yearly while the asking rent for larger houses covering over 7,000 sq. ft. is around AED 500k per annum. On the other hand, the rent for a spacious 5-bedroom villa ranges from AED 250k to AED 300k.
The flats for rent in Between Two Bridges are mostly found in low-rise buildings. Individuals looking to rent a cosy apartment can opt for the studio flats, the yearly asking rent for which averages at AED 40k. Most studio apartments are embellished with modern furnishings and have a car parking facility as well. Covering around 1,000 sq. ft, the 1-bedroom flats in Bain Al Jessrain have an average rent of AED 52k per year.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN BETWEEN TWO BRIDGES
The villas in the locality feature dedicated car parking spaces. Most apartments also have parking facilities. As for public transport, there are few bus stops in Between Two Bridges at Street 3 Cooperative Society and Street 3 Al Maqtaa Healthcare Center.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS IN BETWEEN TWO BRIDGES
Those living in the community have several options when it comes to supermarkets. Located in the heart of the community, Bain Al Jessrain Co-Operative Society Supermarket is one of the largest supermarkets in Between Two Bridges. The grocery market has a wide range of products, which makes it easier for customers to buy everything from one place. Al Haji Supermarket is located at the east of the locality whereas Souq Planet Supermarket can be found at the far west. Besides these, Spinneys, Carrefour and Zoom Supermarket are also located with a radius of a few kilometres.
CHURCHES, TEMPLES AND MOSQUES IN BETWEEN TWO BRIDGES
The community has no shortage of mosques within its confines. People can find various mosques in Between Two Bridges including Bani Hashim Mosque, Khalifa Ghayth Mosque, Shaikh Shakhboot Bin Sultan Mosque, Shaikh Hamdan Bin Muhamad Al Nahyan Mosque and a few others. The mosques are well-scattered in the locality, which means the residents can easily find an option close to their homes. One of the most notable mosques of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, is also located a mere 10-minute drive away.
Churchgoers will have to cover a commute of about 8 to 12 minutes depending on where they are. There are a number of churches in the nearby community of Mussafah such as Mar Thoma Church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, St. Paul’s Church and The Armenian Church of Abu Dhabi. The Sikh community members can visit New Gurdwara Abu Dhabi, which is also located in Mussafah about 10 minutes away. The first Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi is currently under construction, hence Hindu worshippers will have to travel to Shiva Temple in Dubai, roughly 1 hour and 45 minutes from Bain Al Jessrain.
SCHOOLS AND UNIVERSITIES IN BETWEEN TWO BRIDGES
Parents with school-going children need not worry as there are various renowned schools in Between Two Bridges. ADNOC Schools is located 10 minutes away in Sas Al Nakhl. The school is a popular choice among both UAE Nationals and expats and is known to provide premium education from KG1 to Grade 12. Following the American curriculum, GEMS American Academy is 15 minutes away in Khalifa City. Al Yasmina Academy is yet another popular option 12 to 14 minutes away from the community.
As for nurseries, Jack & Jill Nursery, International Montessori Nursery and Judi Nursery are located in Between Two Bridges. For pupils pursuing higher education, Khalifa University SAN Campus, Abu Dhabi University and Zayed University are 10 to 14 minutes away from the locality.
HOSPITALS AND CLINICS IN BETWEEN TWO BRIDGES
As of now, there are no hospitals within the confines of the locality. However, residents of Between Two Bridges can easily access the medical centres located in nearby areas. Danat Al Emarat Hospital for Women and Children is located in the neighbouring community of Abu Dhabi Gate City which can be reached within 4 to 7 minutes. By taking Al Ain Road, the residents can also drive up to LLH Hospital, Lifecare Hospital, Ahalia Hospital and NMC Day Surgery Centre. All three hospitals can be reached within 10 to 12 minutes. As for clinics, there are a few located within the community such as Almaqta Clinic, Dr Fauzia Khalfan Medical Clinic and Doctor Sherif Mattar Specialised Centre.
Built alongside the suburbs of Abu Dhabi, Between Two Bridges enjoys close access to Abu Dhabi Gate City, Khalifa City, Al Raha Gardens and Zayed Sports City. Bain Al Jessrain lies in proximity to notable landmarks of the emirate as well such as Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque and Al Forsan International Sports Resort.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS IN BETWEEN TWO BRIDGES
The Souk Qaryat Al Beri is a unique shopping and leisure centre, it is located adjacent to the Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri. The Souk Qaryat Al Beri is the first of its kind development in Between Two Bridges. Spanning over 6,222 square metres, the recreational centre is a perfect blend of Arabic architecture with a Venetian theme. Boasting a variety of retail and dining options, the shopping centre draws locals and tourists to visit daily.
For shopping enthusiasts looking for a variety of upscale brands at one destination; Capital Mall and Mazyad Mall are highly favoured. Both the malls are located roughly 10 minutes away from Between Two Bridges. Besides these, Mushrif Mall can be reached within 15 minutes for an extensive range of luxury brands.
RESTAURANTS IN BETWEEN TWO BRIDGES
There is no lack of food options in Bain Al Jessrain. The community boasts various eateries, be it fast-food joints, roadside cafés or fine dining restaurants. Japanese food fans can head straight to Sho Cho Japanese Restaurant to savour the authentic Asian flavours. The Italian eatery Azzurro Restaurant is frequently visited by residents given its delicious menu. Besides these Al Sayyad Restaurant & Grills, Entrecote Café de Paris, Burger Kitchen, Milas Restaurant are some other restaurants in Between Two Bridges for culinary adventures in the neighbourhood.
BEACHES NEAR BETWEEN TWO BRIDGES
For a breezy day along the glorious coastline of Abu Dhabi, the residents of Bain Al Jessrain can head to Al Bateen Beach and Abu Dhabi Beach which are located 15 to 20 minutes away from the residential area. Located towards the east of the community, Yas Beach is another option which can be reached within a matter of 20 minutes.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
Between Two Bridges is home to multiple luxurious hotels such as Fairmont Bab Al Bahar, Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri and Traders Hotel. These hotels feature various fine-dining restaurants which serve top-quality menus and earn praise from its visitors.
The beachfront shopping and recreational centre The Souk Qaryat Al Beri has earned its title as the new ‘it’ destination of the town. From dining in the waterfront restaurants to an elegant exhibit of paintings at the Art Gallery, the leisure centre is a family-friendly destination.
Regarded as one of the largest mosques in the world, Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque is located 8 minutes away from the community. The notable landmark of Abu Dhabi is famous for its unique architectural designs, inspired by various Islamic civilisations. Able to hold an impressive capacity of 40,000 visitors, the majestic mosque is known to attract many visitors every year.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Located at the heart of the community, Al Maqta Park is a well-maintained park for the locals. For a quick stroll on a lovely evening or for family picnics, the park serves as a relaxing spot for the locals living around. It also features a basketball court and rides for children.
A number of salons are dotted around in Between Two Bridges at various intervals. These include Papecha Spa Beauty Center, Hair Concept Salon, Nadreen Beauty & Fitness Centre and Nona Colonna Ladies Salon. Located in the Fairmont Bab Al Bahar Hotel, Bedashing Beauty Lounge is highly preferred among the locals. There are a number of options for fitness centres as well within the community. Mprove Fitness Centre is a popular choice among residents. Apart from this, Tone Fitness Ladies Studio and Lion Gym are other gyms the residents can opt for.
Souk Qaryat Al Beri hosts several events on multiple occasions in which residents can take part. Ranging from cooking shows and contests, workshops for children, Arab-inspired festivals and lighting ceremonies; The Souk is known to organise events for people from all walks of life. Shangri-La Hotel Qaryat Al Beri and Fairmont Bab Al Bahr also arrange events in the holiday season and on commemorative occasions, which attract both children and adults.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Between Two Bridges offers a secured living experience in a family-oriented setting. The neighbourhood provides a perfect mix of a lavish lifestyle and entertainment options. While one can find both villas and flats in Between Two Bridges, the neighbourhood has fewer options when it comes to apartments.
- 15 to 17-minute drive to Abu Dhabi International Airport
- 17 minutes away from Al Raha Gardens
- 20-minute drive to Al Bateen Beach
- Yas Island is located 25 minutes away