ABOUT FLAME TREE RIDGE
The sub-community of Flame Tree Ridge is located within the greater community of Jumeirah Golf Estates. Villas throughout this sub-sector have been adorned with colored stones and terracotta roofs to give them the look of Tuscan homes. Each home is equipped with smart home technology allowing residents to remotely control the lights, thermostats and appliances in their homes.
IN A NUTSHELL
- One of 13 sub-communities within the greater Jumeirah Golf Estates
- Unique villas with each having a slightly different floor plan
- Plots ranging from 8,000 sq. ft. to 12,000 sq. ft.
- Gated community with round the clock security
This is a family-friendly neighbourhood that has nearly all the amenities located nearby such as parks and communal swimming pools. This sub-community is themed around golfing, making it an ideal place to live for those who love golf and all things related to it.
Popular points of interest include:
- Community Parks for Families
- Dedicated Tracks for Biking, Running and Walking
- Communal Swimming Pools
PROPERTIES IN FLAME TREE RIDGE
One will find a variety of villas for rent in Flame Tree Ridge, as well as for sale. The square footage of the properties in Flame Tree Ridge varies between 5,000 sq. ft. and 7,000 sq. ft.
- 5-bed villas for rent in Flame Tree Ridge cost annual rent ranging between AED 330k to AED 350k
Those thinking of buying a villa in Flame Tree Ridge can expect the following rates:
- Villas for sale with 5-bedrooms can cost anywhere between AED 6.9M and 8.9M
Currently, this area only offers villas with 5-beds. However, this may change in the near future as new projects are developed.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN FLAME TREE RIDGE
Residents don’t have to worry about parking spaces in Flame Tree Ridge as villas come with an attached garage. Since this is a gated community, visitors can park their vehicles on street.
This neighbourhood is well connected with major streets, linking it with the rest of Dubai. One can reach Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Rd (E311) in just a few minutes. This major highway is one of the fastest links that enables motorists to reach major business centres quickly.
Most bus stops near Flame Tree Ridge are located in Dubai Production City and can be reached within 8 to 12 minutes.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS NEAR FLAME TREE RIDGE
Supermarkets near Flame Tree Ridge include Market Place by Choithrams, which is situated at a distance of 5 minutes. Residents can reach Al Maya Supermarket in 10 minutes. This supermarket carries a variety of foodstuffs imported from India. Right next to it is Carrefour City, which is a quick mart version of the larger Carrefour Department Stores.
MOSQUES NEAR FLAME TREE RIDGE
There is a large selection of Mosques near Flame Tree Ridge. Jumma Mosque is the nearest option and it is 12 minutes away. This is a large mosque that is capable of accommodating several hundred worshippers. Other nearby mosques include Sports City Mosque at a distance of 15 minutes and Al Adel Mosque, which is 16 minutes away.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR FLAME TREE RIDGE
There are several churches near Flame Tree Ridge in the vicinity of Jebel Ali Village. The closest option, Casa de Oracion Torre Fuerte, is located at a 17 minute drive. Some other churches include the United Christian Church of Dubai, International Nepalese Community Church and Dubai Evangelical Church Centre and Gatekeepers. These churches can be reached within 21 minutes.
There are a few temples near Flame Tree Ridge. Hindu temples are specifically concentrated in the community of Al Fahidi and can be reached within 38 minutes.
Gurunanak Darbar Sikh Gurdwara in Jebel Ali can be reached within a 21-minute drive.
SCHOOLS NEAR FLAME TREE RIDGE
Nurseries near Flame Tree Ridge include:
- The Wonder Years Nursery
- Kids Kingdom Nursery School IMPZ
- Tiny Town Nursery
The Wonder Years Nursery follows the British Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) curriculum. The thematic and the creative style of teaching adapted by the school has been designed to maximize a child’s development. This nursery can be reached within 12 minutes.
Schools near Flame Tree Ridge include:
- GEMS United School
- Bright Riders School Dubai
- Nibras International
Schools near Flame Tree Ridge include GEMS United School, which is 15 minutes away. GEMS delivers educational content following the American system. Thus students receive the same standard of education as they would in those regions.
Other schools include Bright Riders School Dubai, which is 18 minutes away and Nibras International school located at a distance of 19 minutes.
Most universities near Flame Tree Ridge are 20 to 25 minutes away. One of the popular options is The American University in Dubai. This university is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, which is a regional accreditor in the United States. The level of education is on par with most U.S. universities. Other nearby universities include Abu Dhabi University - Dubai campus and Syrian Virtual University located at a 22-minute drive.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR FLAME TREE RIDGE
Nearby medical facilities include:
- Your Health Clinic
- Mediclinic Me'aisem
- Mediclinic Parkview Hospital
Clinics near Flame Tree Ridge include Your Health Clinic at a distance of 13 minutes and Mediclinic Me'aisem, which is 12 minutes away. Mediclinic Me'aisem has a dedicated pediatric division that offers specialised prenatal and postnatal care. They also offer health packages for corporate customers.
There are also a few hospitals near Flame Tree Ridge such as Mediclinic Parkview Hospital, which is 18 minutes away.
- Dubai Production City
- Dubai Investment Park
- Emirates Hills
To the north, residents will find Dubai Production City. This is a free-zone and a freehold area where expats can own properties and start their own businesses without sponsorship. To the west, there is Dubai Investment Park. This is a mixed-use community with dedicated commercial sub-districts and residential areas. To the north, there is the upscale residential community of Emirates Hills. This is a gated community that has been inspired by Beverly Hills, California. It offers residents the best in luxury living and highest living standards within the U.A.E. The area to the south in underdeveloped, but this could change in the future as new developments take place.
Entertainment near Flame Tree Ridge include:
- Dubai Autodrome
- Dubai Miracle Garden
- Dubai Butterfly Garden
Dubai Autodrome is 15 minutes away. Here, car lovers can enjoy various motorsports activities such as go-karting and racing lessons behind the wheel of a high-performance race car. Dubai Miracle Garden is 16 minutes away. This is one of the most photogenic places to visit in Dubai. Dubai Butterfly Garden is located right next to the former and includes exhibitions of various butterfly species imported from across the world.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS NEAR FLAME TREE RIDGE
Nearby malls include:
- City Centre Me'aisem
- My City Centre Al Barsha
- Ibn Battuta Shopping Mall
There are several malls near Flame Tree Ridge that can be reached in under 32 minutes. City Centre Me'aisem is the nearest mall to the sub-community and can be reached within 12 minutes. Slightly further away is My City Centre Al Barsha at a 17-minute drive. Ibn Battuta Mall is a little further away at a 24-minute drive. However, it is well worth visiting as it has several shopping, dining and entertainment options.
Popular Stores inside Ibn Battuta Mall Include:
- Red Tag
Red Tag department store offers the latest in affordable fashion wear. This store carries apparel for the whole family. Similar in nature, GAP is an American brand that offers affordable fashion apparel such as t-shirts, hats and shorts for both men and women. Claire’s offers various accessories such as jewelry and services such as ear piercings.
RESTAURANTS NEAR FLAME TREE RIDGE
Nearby restaurants include:
- The Big Wok
Restaurants near Flame Tree Ridge include The Big Wok located at a distance of 12 minutes. This is a Chinese eatery that serves traditional dishes such as kung pao chicken, szechuan beef, Chinese noodles and much more. Pulcinella is 13 minutes away and it specialises in Italian cuisines. Marmarita is 14 minutes away. This is a Syrian restaurant that serves Syrian falafel, hummus and baba ganoush.
Nearby licensed facilities include Big East Bar & Grill (15 minutes away) and Kickers Sports bar (17 minutes away).
Restaurants inside Ibn Battuta Mall include:
- Verdura Mediterranean Restaurant
- The Kasap Turkish Cuisine
Verdura Mediterranean Restaurant is known for its vibrant ambiance. Here, residents can dine on traditional as well as fusion Mediterranean cuisine. The Kasap Turkish Cuisine is a fine dining establishment serving traditional dishes such as skender kebab, doner with spicy Turkish sauce and doner lavash wrap. Carluccio's is a popular chain of Italian restaurants with several branches across U.A.E. Menu items in this restaurant include fettuccine, ravioli, pasta, spaghetti and pizza.
BEACHES NEAR NEAR FLAME TREE RIDGE
There are a few popular beaches near Flame Tree Ridge. JBR Beach can be reached within 25 minutes. Others beaches include Jumeirah Public Beach and Marina Beach, which are 26 and 28 minutes away, respectively. JBR beach is famous for its restaurants and bars. It also has a running track for those who enjoy running along the beautiful shoreline.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
Nearby Landmarks include:
- Dubai International Stadium
- Address Montgomerie Golf Course
- Jebel Ali Racecourse
One can reach Dubai International Stadium in just 14 minutes. This venue holds sports events like international cricket tournaments and football matches, as well as religious celebrations like Holi. Other landmarks include Address Montgomerie Golf Course, which is 19 minutes away. This is one of the most advanced golf courses in Dubai. Jebel Ali Racecourse is a site for major horse races taking place. One can reach Jebel Ali Racecourse in 21 minutes.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Residents can stay fit at:
- Springs 11 Park and Pool
- Khansoor Park District 12
- JVC Castle Park
Parks near Flame Tree Ridge include the Springs 11 Park and Pool, which is a good place to visit on the weekends with family or friends. However, it is 21 minutes away from the sub-community. Other nearby parks include Khansoor Park District 12, which is 15 minutes away and JVC Castle Park, which can be reached in 13 minutes away.
Nearby gyms include Victory Heights Community Gym, which can be reached in 13 minutes. Another nearby option, New Life Fitness Gym is located at a 21 minute distance.
Nearby spas and salons include:
- Caractère by Dani Salons (Ladies & Gents)
- Al Midad Ladies Saloon
- Sera Beauty Room
Caractère by Dani Salons (Ladies & Gents) is 8 minutes away. This is a large unisex salon where both men and women can get the best services. Al Midad Ladies Saloon and Sera Beauty Room are both 9 minutes away.
A Spanish BBQ cookout is held every year within the community from March 9 to April 27. Other events organized by the community include ‘Let’s Meat on Flame Tree Ridge’ that is held between March 7 to April 25 annually.
SOCIAL COMMUNITY GROUPS
There is no specific Facebook page for Flame Tree Ridge. But those interested can visit the parent community’s page, which can be found by searching ‘Jumeirah Golf Estates - Golf and Country Club.’
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Flame Tree Ridge is an excellent place to raise a family. This golf themed suburb is considered a haven for golf lovers in the U.A.E. One will find that this suburb has far more green spaces as compared to some other suburbs being developed on the outskirts of Dubai.