Damac has recently developed a massive environmental friendly project in Dubailand, called Akoya Oxygen. The area is a secure neighbourhood that features several residential clusters. One such is Hawthorn.
Hawthorn is a sub-community home to several villas, townhouses and plots. Surrounded by lush greenery, private parks and other popular clusters, it is also close to an international standard 18-hole golf course.
The community is strategically planned and is close to a network of roads, while several spaces are dedicated to commercial use. Hawthorn cluster is less than a half-hour drive from the central emirate and right next to Umm Suqeim Expressway.
IN A NUTSHELL
- A residential cluster in Damac Akoya Oxygen
- A sought after location, offers a chance to buy property and plots in the area
- Gated and completely secured neighbourhood
- Home to several freehold properties including detached and semi-detached villas
- Approximately 25-minutes away from the city centre
- Close to Umm Suqeim Expressway
- Offers car parking spaces, pools. play areas and a golf club
Popular points of interest in the community are:
- Front yard
- Children’s play area
- shared pools and gardens
Hawthorn is a peaceful community where you will find a range of modern villas aligned neatly in clusters. Surrounded by courtyards, lush greenery and play area for kids, the area is completely secured and family-friendly.
PROPERTIES IN Hawthorn, Akoya Oxygen
Properties in Hawthorn cluster consist of independent luxury villas, semi-detached townhouses and empty plots. Since the area is relatively new, you will find the properties in Hawthorn up for grabs, offering a great chance to buyers and investors to buy a luxurious project in one of the most sought-after locations in Dubai.
Each residential property in the area comes in different sizes. The villas for sale in Hawthorn are built in different sizes from 1,881 sq. ft. to 2,985 sq. ft. of surface area. Whereas, you can purchase a plot in sizes up to 2,985 sq. ft. within the area.
For now, you will only find only 2-bedroom villas for sale in the cluster, which are being sold out at minimal prices. An average selling price of a 2-bedroom villa is AED 1M. With two beds and two baths, the villas stand two-storey tall and include the amenities like maid’s room, private pools, front yard and a balcony.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN HAWTHORN
Each villa in Hawthorn comes with a dedicated covered parking space.
Public Transportation in Hawthorn
Travelling in and out of Hawthrone via car is easy since there is a whole network of streets mapped in the community that further joins with the Jebel Ali Lehbab Road. However, getting to a bus stop on foot may be challenging as the nearest one is Dubai Virtual Reference Station, 14 minutes away, via car. It is advisable to travel via personal vehicle or call an online cab. Most of the metro stations are available within a 40-minute radius.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS IN HAWTHORN
Closest grocery pickup from the location is Carrefour, which is a 9-minute drive from the area. It is an international hypermarket chain that features a variety of products, so you can also visit here for monthly grocery hauls. Another Carrefour is in Town Center Dubai, just off Al Qudra Road at a distance of 30 minutes.
MOSQUES IN HAWTHORN
The closest mosque from the area is 24 minutes away, named Abdullah Mosque – Umm Nahad.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR HAWTHORN
Christians living in the area can visit Hope Church, in Dubai Investments Park, available in 29 minutes of drive.
As for the temples, Shiva Temple is 44 minutes away on Al Fahidi Street, opposite Dubai Museum.
SCHOOLS IN Hawthorn, Akoya Oxygen
You will find nurseries and schools within a 30-minute radius, closer to Emirates Road. A few nurseries are:
- Step By Step Nursery
- Blossom Nursery
- Wonder Years Nursery
Schools near Hawthorn are:
- Fairgreen International School
- South View School Dubai
- GEMS United School
- GEMS Heritage Indian School
Fairgreen International School is the closest one, located in The Sustainable City in 24 minutes of drive. The school follows an all-through IB curriculum to classes starting from Kindergarten to Grade 10. In the early stages, the school teaches IB Primary Years Programme and from middle school onwards it follows the Middle Years Programme.
South View School is 29 minutes away in Dubailand and follows the British curriculum. GEMS United School follows the American curriculum from Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 12. GEMS Heritage Indian School focuses on providing top-quality Indian education, following the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) curriculum.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR Hawthorn, Akoya Oxygen
Clinics near Hawthorn consist of:
- Anaya clinic
- Yukti Lavan Clinic
- Emirates Hospital
The nearest clinic is Anaya clinic, available in 16 minutes of drive. The clinic offers primary healthcare services at affordable prices. Yukti Lavan Clinic is 20 minutes away via Jebel Ali Road. The closest multispecialty hospital from the area is Emirates Hospital, accessible in 27 minutes of drive.
Hawthorn is part of Akoya Oxygen that features several other residential sub-communities, some of the bordering ones are:
- Sahara Villas
All of these are residential communities, developed by Damac Properties. Mulberry and Sahara Villas offer semi-detached independent villas and Paloverde is known for offering luxurious townhouses and villas, while Avencia boasts several parks and outdoor spaces.
Akoya Oxygen is a massive community home to several residential developments, some residential communities that are situated towards the central emirate include The Woods, Trixis, Sanctnary and Centaury.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS IN HAWTHORN
Malls near Hawthorn are:
- Dubai Outlet Mall
- City Centre Me’aisem
Dubai Outlet Mall falls the nearest, only 20 minutes away via Al Ain Road. It is a large shopping destination that boasts more than 200 stores and several factory outlets that offer clothes at discounted rates. Some of the popular brands at the mall include:
- Marc Cain
Another famous mall near Hawthorn is City Centre Me’aisem, which is a 32-minute drive via Al Qudra Road. Here you will find a range of high-street fashion brands, entertainment options, dining outlets and the Carrefour hypermarket.
RESTAURANTS IN Hawthorn, Akoya Oxygen
Casual dining restaurants near Hawthorn include:
- LIMS 2 Restaurant
- Mansoor Al Hamli Restaurant
- Dining Facility DFAC
- Patiala Restaurant
- Little Neighbourhood Restaurant
- Copper Kettle
LIMS 2 Restaurant, Mansoor Al Hamli Restaurant and Dining Facility DFAC are the three dining places closest to the area. However, if you wish to try out new places, head over to Dubai Sports City for more options. Patiala Restaurant, Little Neighbourhood Restaurant and Copper Kettle are within 28 minutes in Dubai Sports City,
BEACHES NEAR HAWTHORN
Either to play sports on the moist sand or to soak up the sun or to enjoy a swim, all the coastal destinations are located at a distance of 40 minutes drive. You have several choices to visit once you head down to the JBR Road including Pine Beach, Marina Beach, Jumeirah Public Beach and Ocean Beach. A few of these beaches also offer fun activities like paragliding, banana boat rides and kayaking.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
There are several leisure activities near Hawthorn Cluster in Damac Akoya Oxygen:
- IMG Worlds of Adventure
- Dubai Miracle Garden
Offering a ton of thrilling rides, IMG Worlds of Adventure is a popular tourist attraction in Dubai, located 30-minutes away from Hawthorn Akoya. Kids mostly enjoy the place because of its indoor Cartoon-Network theme.
Another renown destination is Dubai Miracle Garden, 31 minutes away in Dubailand. Here you can enjoy the bliss of thousand of flowers their scents, and revel in the vibrant ambience. The central attraction of the garden is the Dubai Butterfly Garden.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Outdoor activities near Hawthorn Cluster in Akoya Oxygen include:
- Lush green gardens
- Shared gyms
- Private swimming pool
A place for sports lovers by the name of Volleyball Courts and Basketball is located at a 30-minute drive from the area. For those who like to work out, there are several gyms near the area. Among the gyms, Odora is the nearest one, 12 minutes away from Hawthorn. Other gyms include Cardio Gym and Prison Gym, 30 minutes away.
Salons nearby are:
- Massage Parlor Beauty Salon
- LA Vendome
The above mentioned are the only two salons in Akoya Oxygen, La Vendome being the closest, 10 minutes away.
The community is a project of Damac Properties, which is the UAE’s leading real estate development. Every year Damac Properties organises a 1-day marketing event at Akoya Oxygen. The purpose of this event is to boast luxurious villas and their top-class amenities, up for sale.
SOCIAL COMMUNITY GROUPS
Residents who wish to stay updated with the latest news and events happening in the community can join the AKOYA Oxygen community on Facebook.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Hawthorn is an ideal residential area for those who like to stay away from the hustles and bustles of city life. However, it is not suited for working individuals as the commute and many communal facilities are located far off.