ABOUT DIAMOND VIEWS
Diamond Views, primarily located within Jumeirah Village Circle (JVC), is a community project comprising residential apartments, villas, and townhouses. Developed by Diamond Developers, the community has properties in Mediterranean style with an earthy palette. It is a mid-end residential development which is located near numerous entertainment hubs, commercial hubs, and educational centres. The community provides family-friendly residential properties providing a sense of community and is ideally located next to Hessa Street. It comprises an exceptional range of services and amenities that lets people experience life to the fullest.
The master community, Jumeirah Village Circle, is an emerging neighbourhood in Dubai, with a blend of under-construction and established projects. It is a freehold master community developed by Nakheel and launched in 2005. The entire community is built over an area of around 870 hectares. The community is located on Sheikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Road between Al Khail Road and Hessa Street. The community appeals to everyone who is looking for an urban lifestyle away from the hustles of the city.
IN A NUTSHELL
- Is accessible vis Hessa Street
- Features a mix of apartments, villas, and townhouses
- Composed of Studio, 1, 2 and 3-bedroom apartments
- Dubai Miracle Garden is in close proximity
- JSS International School is around five minutes away
Like other communities in JVC, Diamond Views has lush green parks and its properties come with airy, spacious balconies, promising the most exotic views.
Some key points of the community are:
- Shared gym
- Community pool
- Walking, jogging and cycling tracks
The residential community is equipped with all the necessary facilities ensuring the comfort of residents. The properties come with proper maintenance and cleaning systems, and security.
PROPERTIES IN DIAMOND VIEWS
Properties in Diamond Views provide a choice of Studio apartments, 1-bedroom, 2-bedroom, and 3-bedroom apartments for rent. The rental trends can be seen as:
- The starting price to rent apartments in Diamond Views is AED 29,000 yearly
- The price range of renting a 1-bed apartment is AED 38,000 yearly to AED 70,000 yearly
The apartments in Studio, 1, 2 and 3 bedrooms are spread over to an area of 400 sq. ft. to 1600 sq. ft. Rental prices for a 3-bedroom apartment ranges from as low as AED 99k to as high as AED 130k yearly
Competitive prices of apartments have made it popular among investors. The sales trends can be seen as:
- One can expect to pay anywhere from AED 335,000 to AED 925,000 for buying a Studio apartment
- 1-bedroom apartment for sale can cost anywhere between AED 425k to AED 700k
2-bedroom apartments have prices starting from AED 420,000 to AED 1,100,000. Apartments for sale in Diamond Views come with either 1, 2 or 3 bathrooms. 3-bedroom apartments can range from AED 1.3M to AED 1.6M. The size of the 1-bedroom apartment starts from 700 sq. ft. while the size of the 3-bedroom apartment starts from 2600 sq. ft. The apartments come with fully-fitted kitchens, are furnished with the required amenities and are beautifully built to meet high standards of style and sophistication.
The villas are available in 3-bedroom layouts. Rental trends can be seen as follows:
- The price to rent 3-bedroom villas starts from AED 100,000 yearly to AED 105,000 yearly
- The villas come with 4 bathrooms
The sizes of villas with 3-bedrooms and 4 bathrooms can range anywhere between 1500 sq. ft. to 3200 sq. ft. depending on the number of facilities provided in each villa.
The buying trends are mentioned below:
- Villas for sale in Diamond Views feature 3 to 5-bedrooms
- The prices to buy a 3-bedroom villa starts from AED 1,450,000
5-bedroom villa with 4 bathrooms can have prices starting from AED 2,200,000. A 5-bedroom villa can measure around 3700 sq. ft. to 4500 sq. ft.
Diamond Views community also features 3, 4 and 5-bedroom townhouses for sale. The sales trends are as follows:
- A 3-bedroom townhouse for sale can cost as low as AED 1650k to as high as AED 1850k
- 4-bedroom townhouse with 3 baths has a starting price of AED 2,300,000
5-bedroom townhouses with 6 bathrooms can cost between AED 2,000,000 to AED 2,200,000. The average size of a townhouse can range between 1500 sq. ft. to 4500 sq. ft. based on the number of facilities provided in every townhouse.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN DIAMOND VIEWS
There are covered and uncovered parking spaces in Diamond Views. There is a reserved parking space for apartments and 2-reserved parking spaces for every townhouse.
For public transportation in Diamond Views, one has to depend on the taxis and bus route. There is no metro station in JVC, however, plans are in place for expansion. The nearest metro station is currently that of Mall of the Emirates, which is 20-minutes bus ride on the J01 route.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS NEAR DIAMOND VIEWS
The nearest supermarket is West Zone Fresh which is six-minutes away and is accessible via Lazuward N E. it is one of the leading local supermarket chains in Dubai. It offers a wide array of quality, locally produced and imported products at attractive prices. Another supermarket near Diamond Views is Jyothi’s supermarket. It is located in JVC District 10. The supermarket is reachable in four minutes. Other supermarkets include Spinneys, BROZ Grocery - Al Zubaidi and Aswaaq Mart.
MOSQUES NEAR DIAMOND VIEWS
The nearest mosque that is found within the locality of JVC is Masjid JVC. One can get to it in nearly six-minutes via Bijada Boulevard North. Another mosque near Diamond Views that is accessible in an around five-minutes drive by car is Saleh Mohammed Bin Lahej Mosque. Other mosques nearby include Me'aisem Mosque, Khalfan Bin Shannaf Mosque and Sports City Mosque.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR DIAMOND VIEWS
Residents and expats can also head towards nearest church, Casa de Oración Torre Fuerte which is around 13-minutes drive away. It is one of the most popular religious centres located in Dubai. Other churches near Diamond Views include Emirates Baptist Church and Seventh Day Adventist Church.
People willing to visit the nearest temples for worship can head towards India Harnath Ke Jama Masjid, located at a distance of 17-minutes drive by car. It is accessible via Al Khail Rd/E44. Gurunanak Darbar Sikh Gurudwara is a temple near Diamond Views which is a blend of a traditional and modern building with a huge prayer hall. It is the first Gurudwara in the world to receive ISO Certificate in various management areas.
SCHOOLS NEAR DIAMOND VIEWS
There is an abundance of educational options in this community. The community is filled with and surrounded by numerous educational options.
The nurseries include:
- Kids World Nursery JVC
- Stepping Stones Kids Amusement
- Jumeirah International Nursery
- Raffles Nursery
Schools near Diamond Views include:
- JSS International School
- Nord Anglia International School
- Junaibi School Dubai
JSS International School follows the curriculum as put forward by the Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE). Its mission is to provide for the changing educational needs of the geographically dispersed and culturally diverse student body with the aim of preparing students professionally, personally and academically for successful careers. One can get there in around five-minutes drive.
Nord Anglia International School is a school where success is more than attaining better exam results. It goes beyond a traditional education to provide a transformative learning experience to assist students in developing the skills required to thrive in a changing world. The school follows the English National Curriculum and there are roughly 1750 students enrolled in the school. Junaibi School Dubai is reachable in nine-minutes via Hessa Street/D61.
There are limited options available for higher education. Middlesex University is the university. One can access it in a 15-minutes drive by car. The university offers a student experience with a difference. It aims to support students by offering them an array of different non-academic and academic services.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR DIAMOND VIEWS
Clinics near Diamond Views include:
- Karama Medical Centre
- Oasis Dental Care Dubai
- Mediclinic Me'aisem
Karama Medical Centre (KMC) was established in 1992 by Mr.William P Jeyasingh. It is a preferred medical centre for UAE nationals and expatriate community. It is famous for its efficient services and higher standards of medical care. The clinic is reachable in around four minutes.
Oasis Dental Care Dubai provides high-quality dental care. Its services include preventative care, oral surgery, and cosmetic dentistry. One can get to it in roughly six minutes drive by car.
Mediclinic Me'aisem is a multispecialty facility that is located in the City Centre Me'aisem in Dubai Production City and near the Jumeirah Golf States. The clinic spreads over 2500 sq. ft. and features an array of specialities including dermatology, paediatrics and family medicine. There is IPMZ Pharmacy located at a distance of nine minutes.
Emirates Hospital Day Surgery and Medical Centre and Mediclinic Parkview Hospital are the closest hospitals near Diamond Views. Emirates Hospital Day Surgery and Medical Centre offers a portfolio of quality driven, premium medical facilities and services. In a short span of time, it has become one of the leading and more trusted healthcare provider in the UAE. Whereas, Mediclinic Parkview Hospital was opened in September 2018 as the Middle East’s 3rd hospital in Dubai and 7th in the UAE. The hospital is located conveniently in New Dubai on Umm Suqeim Road. It is a 12-minutes drive away.
The immediate neighbours of Diamond Views include:
JVT, lying to the South-West of Diamond Views, is a freehold community located between Al Khail Road (E44) and Mohammed Bin Zayed Road (E311). The community features villas and apartments.
The Springs Community, located to the western side of Diamond Views is a villa community that is perfect of families. Dubai Sports City is a multi-locale sports complex located to the south of Diamond Views. While Dubai Production City is a mixed-use community that features luxurious apartments. It is home to the entertainment and shopping destination City Centre Me’aisem.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS NEAR DIAMOND VIEWS
There is Circle Mall by Nakheel located at the heart of JVC which is set to become the first leisure and shopping destination. It includes:
- 200 shops
- Anchor supermarket
- 2 department stores
- Dining outlets
- Food court
- Multi-screen cinema
It is a 1 million sq. ft. with around 400,000 sq. ft. of entertainment, dining and shopping space at JVC. The mall is located between Hessa Street, Al Khail Road, and Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road. It will serve the residents residing in JVC and also nearby adjacent neighbourhoods.
Retailers that have lined up for the mall include:
- Supercare Pharmacy
- Early Learning Centre
- Grand Optics
- Sports Market
- Oscar Cinemas
- Tips & Toes
There is another mall, City Centre Me'aisem, which is the 4th mall owned by Majid Al Futtaim Properties. It is a perfect destination which offers a wide range of kids entertainment, dining, and shopping options. Other malls near Diamond Views include Nakheel Mall and Al Khail Avenue Mall.
RESTAURANTS NEAR DIAMOND VIEWS
Residents can choose from these restaurants in the City Centre Me'aisem:
- 800 Degrees Neapolitan Pizzeria
Other restaurants near Diamond Views include:
- Wide Range Restaurant
- Like View Restaurant
Wide Range Restaurant is a casual dining restaurant that serves Indian, Filipino, Fast Food and Chinese cuisine. It is located on the ground floor in Tuscan Residence and is a three-minutes drive away. Like View Restaurant serves Indian, Fast Food and Chinese cuisine and is three minutes away. Socialicious is a café in Condor Castle Residence serving Asian cuisine. It opens at 8:30 am and closes at 11:15 pm.
The nightlife options near Diamond Views include Lock, Stock & Barrel, ICON Bar & Lounge, and Pure Sky Lounge & Dining. These bars are accessible via Sheikh Zayed Road.
BEACHES NEAR DIAMOND VIEWS
Residents can enjoy a trip to the Kite Beach and The Beach JBR, also known as JBR Beach, near Diamond Views. Kite Beach is located at a distance of 20-minutes via Sheikh Zayed Rd/E11, whereas, JBR Beach can be accessed in 19-minutes via Hessa St/D61.
JBR Beach has a number of facilities including changing rooms, toilets, and showers. Kids can enjoy at the splash zone. One can also find a number of food and drink outlets nearby. One can also find a number of activities to get involved into such as snorkelling, jogging, playing volleyball, swimming and flyboarding. Kite Beach also offers water skiing, paddle boarding, and kayaking that turns lazy day into a more adventurous day.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
Leisure activities include:
- JVC Castle Park December 2
- The Els Club
- Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club
One of the leisure activities near Diamond Views is JVC Castle Park December 2. It is a six-minutes drive away and is accessible via Lazuward N E. It is an amazing park with play opportunities for children of all ages.
The Els Club was opened back in 2008 and is located in the Dubai Sports City. It is an 18-hole finest golf in Dubai. The club is located across Sheikh Zayed Road and is reachable in 10-minutes via Hessa St/D6.
Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club is a landmark near Diamond Views because it is home to the widely known Dubai Polo Team. The club is famous for the extravagant event it holds. It is a 10-minutes drive away.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
For those who like indulging in outdoor activities in Diamond Views can make use of leisure amenities and community sports such as:
- Cricket pitch
- Football pitch
- Tennis courts
- Swimming pool
Children can be kept entertained in the green and beautiful play areas and cycling tracks. The jogging and cycling tracks are additional treats for workout regimen of residents. Lastly, the nearby community park and adjacent lush green landscape provide a chance to truly unwind.
The fitness centres near Diamond Views include Prime Fitness JVC, eight minutes away; Fitness 101 – JVC, around five minutes away and New Life Fitness Gym, which is six minutes away.
Beauty salons near Diamond Views include:
- Elle et Il Ladies Saloon
- Dial A Nail
- Aura Beauty Salon
Elle et Il Ladies Saloon is the most elegant beauty salon in JVC located at a distance of around three minutes. Its services include facial treatments, body treatments, pedicure, manicure, henna, and hairstyles. Dial A Nail is a nail care salon providing services of signature manicure, signature pedicure, nail enhancement, wax and threat, eyelash extension, bleaching and tinting, massage, makeup, etc. The salon is four minutes away. While one can get to Aura Beauty Salon in seven minutes.
Residents can participate in the JVC Community Event that happens next to Diamond Views. The event is filled with music, kids bouncing castle, face painting activities, kids treasure hunting, etc.
SOCIAL COMMUNITY GROUPS
Residents willing to join community groups can join the following Facebook pages: JVC Community - Jumeirah Village Circle Residents; JVC Residents, Dubai; and Jumeirah Village Circle. The groups promote community growth and sharing of community-related information.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
One of the positive points that attract people to the community is affordability. Properties of this community are low priced. Moreover, the community is easily accessible and is in close proximity to many link roads. This will easily get you around Dubai. However, one can also expect undeveloped amenities of the community. The district is limited in terms of basic amenities. This is due to the reason that a lot of construction is underway in the master community. Besides, this community is perfect for families who want to live a peaceful and quiet life. However, it may not be ideal for singles because it lacks the excitement and vibrancy which singles usually look out for.