ABOUT HIDD AL SAADIYAT
HIDD Al Saadiyat is located on the eastern end of Saadiyat Island and boasts many amenities and luxuries. The community is full of elegant villas that come in eight different variations. Residents of HIDD Al Saadiyat have easy access to schools, hospitals, parks, supermarkets, malls, beaches and resorts.
IN A NUTSHELL
- A villa community in Saadiyat Island.
- Villas are available for rent and sale.
- Education, healthcare, recreation and shopping facilities available nearby.
- 11 minutes away from Manarat Al Saadiyat.
Residents of HIDD Al Saadiyat have access to the following amenities:
- Parks, beaches and a yacht club
- Retail shops, restaurants and 5 Star Resorts
- Schools and other educational institutions
HIDD Al Saadiyat is a coastal area on the east of Saadiyat Island, so the environment and beauty are exquisite.
PROPERTIES IN HIDD AL SAADIYAT
The community has 464 villas with 8 different configurations. The types include 4-bedroom, 5-bedroom, 6-bedroom and 7 bedroom villas which are available for rent and sale. Starting prices to rent a villa in HIDD Al Saadiyat is about AED 300k.
- Rental prices for 4-bedroom villas range from AED 300k to AED 440k.
- 5-bedroom villas have rental prices between AED 310k to AED 750k.
Villas in HIDD Al Saadiyat are also available for sale. The starting prices are about AED 6M.
- 4-bedroom villas for sale have prices between AED 6M to AED 11.2M.
- Sale prices for 5-bedroom villas range from AED 6.6M to AED 21.5M.
- Prices for buying 6-bedroom villas range between AED 8M to AED 30M.
- The sale price range for 7-bedroom villas is AED 11.5M to AED 24M.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN HIDD AL SAADIYAT
All the villas come with private parking spaces in HIDD Al Saadiyat, so residents never have trouble finding parking for their vehicles.
The network of roads in Saadiyat Island has made it easy for people to commute to different areas of the island. Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Highway connects the Island to Al Jubail Island, Yas Island, Al Mina Island and mainland Abu Dhabi.
There are two bus routes that run through the island and connect it to the rest of the city. Some important checkpoints of these routes are Al Saadiyat Louvre, New York University, Al Saadiyat Beach and Al Saadiyat Public Beach. Taxis are also available in HIDD Al Saadiyat and rest of the island due to the presence of hotels and resorts.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS NEAR HIDD AL SAADIYAT
There are a few supermarkets near HIDD Al Saadiyat. The nearest one is Waitrose, 10 minutes away. It is an international supermarket chain of British origin which is trending in the UAE. Spinneys, another popular supermarket chain, is also located at a distance of 10 minutes.
MOSQUES NEAR HIDD AL SAADIYAT
There is just one mosque near HIDD Al Saadiyat. It takes about 7 minutes to drive to the mosque.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR HIDD AL SAADIYAT
Residents need to travel a bit to find places of worship near HIDD Al Saadiyat. To visit a church, residents will have to travel for about 25 minutes to reach Al Mushrif in Abu Dhabi, which has many churches.
Churches in Al Mushrif include Snowball Church Abu Dhabi, Philadelphia Church of God, St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, St. Anthony Cathedral for Coptic Orthodox and St. Joseph’s Cathedral.
Hindu residents have to rely on temples in Dubai, as currently there are none in Abu Dhabi. But a temple is being built and will open soon. Once opened, it will take 15 minutes for residents to reach it from HIDD Al Saadiyat.
SCHOOLS NEAR HIDD AL SAADIYAT
There are just a few educational institutions and schools near HIDD Al Saadiyat. The New York University Abu Dhabi is about 11 minutes away.
Schools and nurseries nearby include:
- Redwood Montessori Nursery (6 minutes away)
- Cranleigh Abu Dhabi (11 minutes away)
- Bright Beginnings Nursery (11 minutes away)
Cranleigh Abu Dhabi is one of the best schools in Abu Dhabi. New York University Abu Dhabi is an internationally recognised institution offering undergraduate, graduate, doctorate and post-doctorate courses in the fields of Science, Engineering, Social Science and Arts & Humanity.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR HIDD AL SAADIYAT
Residents will find many clinics and hospitals near HIDD Al Saadiyat if they travel to mainland Abu Dhabi. The nearest hospitals include:
- Al Salam Hospital (15 minutes away)
- Corniche Maternity Hospital (18 minutes away)
- National Hospital (20 minutes away)
Nearby clinics include Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi and Elite Medical Center, both of them are about 20 minutes away.
The popular communities near HIDD Al Saadiyat include:
- Saadiyat Beach
- Soho Square
- Jawaher Saadiyat
- Park View
Nearby areas in mainland Abu Dhabi include:
- Al Mina
- Al Zahiyah
- Al Danah
- Al Dhafrah
Islands located close to HIDD Al Saadiyat are Al Jubail, Yas, Al Reem and Al Maryah.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS NEAR HIDD AL SAADIYAT
Residents have to travel a short distance to fulfil their shopping needs. Best malls near HIDD Al Saadiyat include:
- Yas Mall, Yas Island (22 minutes away)
- The Galleria, Al Maryah Island (20 minutes away)
- Abu Dhabi Mall, mainland Abu Dhabi (17 minutes away)
Yas Mall tops the list of best malls in Abu Dhabi. It houses more than 370 local and international brands of different product lines. More than 60 restaurants and eateries are present at the Yas Mall. Entertainment facilities include a 24-Screen Vox Cinema and a family entertainment venue called Fun Works.
RESTAURANTS IN HIDD AL SAADIYAT
A good number of restaurants near HIDD Al Saadiyat attract foodies to the area. Popular restaurants include:
- Little Mexico (5 minutes away)
- Abd El Wahab (10 minutes away)
- Oléa Mediterranean Restaurant (10 minutes away)
- KOI Restaurant and Lounge (11 minutes away)
- Beach House (14 minutes away)
Hotels that offer a fine dining experience near HIDD Al Saadiyat include:
- Jumeirah at Saadiyat Island Resort (3 minutes away)
- Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel and Villas (11 minutes away)
Bars and pubs near HIDD Al Saadiyat include:
- Sontaya Bar and Lounge (10 minutes away)
- Beach House Rooftop (12 minutes away)
BEACHES NEAR HIDD AL SAADIYAT
There are plenty of serene beaches near HIDD Al Saadiyat. Beach resorts on Saadiyat Island include Saadiyat Beach Club, Saadiyat Beach, Saadiyat Public Beach and The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort.
Saadiyat Beach Club has a wide range of adventurous options for visitors. The beach is open from 9 am till sunset where people can spend time in a cabana or on a lounger near the shore. Turtles and dolphins are often spotted in the water. Water sport facilities like stand-up paddle boarding and sailing are also present along with a fully equipped gym. The beach club also has 4 restaurants and is just 5 minutes away from HIDD Al Saadiyat.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Saadiyat Golf Club is the first beachfront golf course of the Arabian Gulf. It was opened in 2010 and covers an area of 7,806 yards. The course also contains local wildlife attractions like mountain gazelles, dolphins and hawksbill turtles. Migrating birds are also spotted often, which include European Rollers, Curlews and European Bee-eaters. Saadiyat Beach Golf Club is 9 minutes away from HIDD Al Saadiyat.
Family parks near HIDD Al Saadiyat include:
- Yas Park 1, Yas Island (19 minutes away)
- Yas Gateway Park North, Yas Island (21 minutes away)
Popular gyms near HIDD Al Saadiyat are Bodyism Saadiyat and Sweat UAE, which can be reached within 6 minutes.
Popular Spas and Salons near HIDD Al Saadiyat are:
- SPA, Jumeirah at Saadiyat Island Resort (6 minutes away)
- Tips and Toes Saadiyat (7 minutes away)
Definition The Hair Expert, which is another popular salon is a 10-minute drive away from the area.
Manarat Al Saadiyat hosts plenty of events all year round to engage different sets of audiences. The Art Fair is held each year to exhibit artwork from around the world. The 2019 event will be held from 21st to 23rd November. Other events involving cinema, arts, public speaking, music and culture are also held around the year. Manarat Al Saadiyat is just 11 minutes away from HIDD Al Saadiyat.
SOCIAL COMMUNITY GROUPS
Residents of HIDD Al Saadiyat can join two groups on Facebook to interact with each other. These groups are HIDD Al Saadiyat Community and HIDD Al Saadiyat Residents Community.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
While HIDD Al Saadiyat is about 15 minutes away from mainland Abu Dhabi, residents of HIDD Al Saadiyat have access to all the amenities of life. Public transport mostly involves taxis, which are easily accessible.