ABOUT COMPLEX 16
Complex 16 is a small sub-community located near the 13th street of Khalifa City A featuring apartments and villas. The neighbourhood is well-equipped in terms of education, healthcare, shopping and leisure facilities, which can be accessed easily by residents.
As per Bayut’s H1 Market Report for Abu Dhabi 2019, Khalifa City A is the most popular area for renting villas in the UAE capital. It is also among the most popular areas for renting apartments in the capital city.
IN A NUTSHELL
- A sub-community of Khalifa City A
- Mixed properties, with an assortment of villas and apartments
- Easy access to all basic amenities
- Well-connected to the rest of the city
- Travelling to Dubai is convenient
The community is quite close to the highway that leads to Dubai, so people working in Dubai will prefer living in Complex 16. Other aspects that define the community are:
- Peaceful and secure community
- Good set of amenities nearby
- Plenty of dining, leisure and entertainment options
Residents of Complex 16 will benefit from the presence of parks, supermarkets and other amenities in the vicinity. People won’t have to go far to find things they need.
PROPERTIES IN COMPLEX 16
Properties in Complex 16 include apartments and villas. Apartments in Complex 16 include studio apartments as well as other configurations. Pricing details for apartments and villas in complex 16 are as follows:
- The yearly rental prices for studio apartments start at AED 28k
- One can rent 5-bedroom villas for AED 150k per annum
The villas are spacious with front gardens and parking spaces. Since the sub-community enjoys a central location in Khalifa City A, the views from villa terraces and apartment balconies are quite captivating.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN COMPLEX 16
The villas and apartment complexes have private parking areas, so residents need not worry about finding parking spaces in Complex 16.
The central location of Khalifa City A means its sub-communities are easily approachable from all corners of the city. An important thing to note is that Complex 16 is just 8 minutes away from Sweihan Road and Al Salam Street on either side. Both these routes connect the area to the rest of the city. Proximity to these roads also makes it easy to travel to Dubai.
Modes of public transportation in Complex 16 include taxis and buses. Khalifa City Bus Stop is the nearest bus station, about 4 minutes away. Finding taxis is quite easy for the residents. Online cab services are also available for greater convenience.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS NEAR COMPLEX 16
There are plenty of supermarkets near Complex 16. Al Safeer Mall, Carrefour Market and SPAR Hypermarket can be reached within 5 minutes. Other nearby supermarkets include Granite Supermarket, Al Aasima Co-Op Society and City Star Supermarket, all less than 10 minutes away from Complex 16. Carrefour Market is the most trusted brand for food and grocery.
MOSQUES NEAR COMPLEX 16
There are a lot of mosques near complex 16. The nearest ones reachable within 5 minutes from Complex 16 include Alrayan Masjid, Ghaith Mohammed Ali Mosque, Al Asadain Mosque and Rahma Mosque.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR COMPLEX 16
Christian members of the community will find plenty of Churches near complex 16. Mussafah is home to a cluster of churches, many of which can be reached within 12 to 15 minutes. Some of them are Mar Thoma Church, All Saints Anglican Church, Abu Dhabi Assembly of God Church and Brethren Church Center.
BAPS Hindu Mandir is the nearest Hindu Temple, located about 23 minutes away from the neighbourhood. New Gurudwara Abu Dhabi in Mussafah is the nearest Sikh Gurudwara. It is about a 15-minute drive away.
SCHOOLS NEAR COMPLEX 16
There are plenty of nurseries and schools near Complex 16. Parents residing in the area have the luxury of giving their kids a quality education close to homes. Popular nurseries near Complex 16 include:
- Liverpool Nursery (2 minutes away)
- Kidz Link Nursery – Khalifa A Branch (3 minutes away)
- Al Dana Nursery Khalifa City A (5 minutes away)
All these nurseries provide a good environment of learning for young students and ensure good preparation for the academic career ahead of them.
Popular schools nearby include:
- The International School of Choueifat – Abu Dhabi Khalifa City (4 minutes away)
- Canadian International School (5 minutes away)
- GEMS American Academy Abu Dhabi (7 minutes away)
All these schools are known for providing quality education as per the international standard. All of them follow foreign curriculums that are internationally recognised. The GEMS American Academy in Khalifa City, Abu Dhabi offers an American curriculum as well as the International Baccalaureate curriculum. Admissions are accepted for Kindergarten to Grade 12
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR COMPLEX 16
There are numerous medical facilities nearby. Popular clinics and hospitals near Complex 16 include:
- NMC Royal Hospital Khalifa City (3 minutes away)
- Al Falah Healthcare Medical Mall (4 minutes away)
- Canadian Medical & Rehabilitation Center (9 minutes away)
NMC Royal Hospital is the most easily accessible medical institution for the residents of Complex 16. It is known to provide the highest level of medical services thanks to the state-of-the-art equipment and trained staff. The five pillars of the medical program followed at NMC Royal Hospital are Cardiac Sciences, Emergency Medicine, Critical Care, Mother and Child Health, Gastroenterology and Hepatology and Neuro Sciences.
As a sub-community of Khalifa City A, neighbouring areas of Complex 16 are:
The surroundings of Complex 16 include the most important and popular areas of the city. The neighbouring areas contain popular universities, landmarks and leisure destinations of Abu Dhabi. Al Maqta'a Tower is an 11-minute drive away via Abu Dhabi - Al Ain Road E22.
The Al Forsan International Sports Resort and the Abu Dhabi Golf Club are also popular hangouts offering a mix of sports and leisure activities.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS NEAR COMPLEX 16
For most shopping requirements, Al Raha Mall is the go-to destination. It is a fun destination for all members of the family. Shoppers can find retail stores like:
- Lee & Wrangler
Dalma Mall is a 13-minute drive away along Abu Dhabi - Al Ain Truck Road - E30. Popular malls in the capital city, like Marina Mall and Abu Dhabi Mall, are a 30-minute drive away from the community. Most residents also appear to swear by the Pink Shops (the row of shops with a bright pink exterior) that stock pretty much everything under the sun!
RESTAURANTS NEAR COMPLEX 16
There are plenty of cafeterias for take-aways and dine in. Restaurants in Khalifa City A, including La Brioche and Jones the Grocer, attract a loyal fan base. One can also find the following restaurants near Complex 16:
- Shish Shawerma
- Tandoor Express
- Morbido Cafe and Restaurant
The Al Forsan International Sports Resort and the Abu Dhabi Golf Club also have several dining outlets catering to the residents of Complex 16, Khalifa City A.
BEACHES NEAR COMPLEX 16
Al Raha Beach near Complex 16 is where you can enjoy a relaxing weekend with the family. It is a 24-minute drive away from the community via Abu Dhabi - Al Shahama Road/Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Street - E10. If you are looking for a variety of watersports and related activities, the Corniche Beach is less than half an hour away. The pristine Saadiyat Beach is a 31-minute drive away.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
One of the biggest benefits of living in Complex 16 is that you can enjoy teeing off at the Abu Dhabi Golf Club, conveniently located in the heart of the suburb. If you are looking for more sporty challenges, The Al Forsan International Sports Resort has a host of activities including:
To really push your boundaries, you can even take up lessons with trained specialists in the resort.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
The most famous park near Complex 16 has to be the ‘park behind the Pink Shops’. The park has a large play area for children, lovely benches to sit and read and lots of serenity. Several other parks are present in the area, and up to 16 new ones are expected to be opened soon. There are jogging tracks in Khalifa City A's Golf Club and Sports Resort. The nearby Al Raha Beach also has a running track.
For fitness enthusiasts, the area has a number of gyms and fitness centres. Popular ones include Style De Vita Fitness Center, RUSH Ladies Fitness Center and Ruby Fitness.
Popular spas and salons near Complex 16 include:
- Hair Concept Salon
- Belladona Salon
- Anahata Wellness Spa
There are numerous other salons and spas near Complex 16. So the residents will always find themselves surrounded by options of self-care for men and women.
Besides the many community events that happen in Khalifa City A, residents have easy access to music festivals in Yas Marina. They can also visit the art exhibitions happening in Saadiyat Island and cultural events that take place at the Emirates Palace.
SOCIAL COMMUNITY GROUPS
Residents of Complex 16 can join the group of its parent community on Facebook. The group is named Khalifa City A and is perfect platform for residents to socialise and have discussions related to the community.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Complex 16 in Khalifa City A is a great place to live if you like a quiet simple life. One important thing to consider for those looking at moving to the area is that it can be a little disconnected from all the hustle and bustle of the city. There are currently no cinemas or large malls in the locality. But this could change in the near future as the neighbourhood is being developed.
- 30 minutes away from Abu Dhabi International Airport
- 8 minutes away from Sweihan Road
- Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan is just 8 minutes away