ABOUT JUMEIRAH 3
Situated at the coast of the Arabian Gulf – an eye-catching tourist attraction, Jumeirah 3 is popular for the lavish lifestyle and scenic views it offers. With one side facing the ocean and the other naturally bordering with its two kin-communities, Jumeirah 1 and Jumeirah 2, Jumeirah 3 is a villa sub-community in Jumeirah, which is a prime residential area in Dubai.
Well-known for its commercial strip, the sub-community not only caters to tourists but also to permanent residents and immigrants. It offers several amenities and facilities within the residential area. Residents prefer Jumeirah 3 because of its affordable yet luxurious lifestyle. All the facilities such as supermarkets, restaurants, shopping malls and schools are conveniently located within the locality.
IN A NUTSHELL
- Largest residential sub-community in Jumeirah
- Composed of old, large villas and beachfront luxury apartments
- Located alongside Al Wasl Road, and Umm Al Sheif Rd. that joins Al Ghurair Main Road
- Slightly cheaper than Jumeirah 1 and Jumeirah 2
- Close to Jumeirah beach and Palm Jumeirah community
- Close to the Dubai Canal and Sunset Mall
- Cycle paths are being built across the area for joggers and cyclists
- Additional to communal parks, every villa in the community sports a private garden
- Al Wasl Road and Jumeirah Beach Road runs through the community
- Al Athar Road divides Jumeirah 2 and Jumeirah 3, also connects with Sheikh Zayed Road
Jumeirah 3 creates the perfect family-centric environment for its residents. It is a family-friendly and peaceful villa community that offers its residents these attractive features:
- Public gardens and separate cycling tracks for cycling and jogging
- Retail destination Sunset Mall is located within the area
- Communal parks and beaches that offer BBQ area
There are a few famous sports beaches in Jumeirah 3, where the residents of community can go and enjoy family time. These beaches include, Kite beach, Public beach, Sunset beach and Jumeirah beach that provides play areas and fun activity for children and elders.
PROPERTIES IN JUMEIRAH 3
Popular properties in Jumeirah 3 are typically 4 to 6-bedroom private villas with the capacity for 6 to 7 people. However, the luxury 5 and 6 bedroom villas are available for rent only. Villas for rent in Jumeirah 3 are ranked at top in the Jumeirah.
The surface area of 3-Bedroom villas varies from 2225 sq. ft. to 4000 sq. ft. and the 4-bedroom villas cover an area of 2500 sq. ft. and take up to 7500 sq. ft. of space at most. 5-bed villas varies from 3600 sq. ft. to 8000 sq. ft. The typical surface area of 6-bedroom villas is around 7000 sq. ft. with the exception of large villas that cover the area of around 10,000 sq. ft.
- The rental value of 3-bed villas starts from AED 135k to AED 285k yearly.
- Rents for 4-bedroom villas in Jumeirah 3 starts from AED 160,000 to AED 240,000, yearly
- Selling prices of 4-bedroom Villas start from AED 7M to 10M, depending on the area
- Rents of 5-bedroom villas are starting from AED 17k, going up to AED 42k yearly
- Ranging in prices, rents for 6-bedroom villas start from as low as AED 190k up to AED 420k yearly
The features of villas for sale in Jumeirah 3 adds to its appeal. The residential building in the community offers apartments with a breathtaking beach view and direct access to the beach. Surface area ranges from 516 sq. ft. to 6,000 sq. ft.
- The starting prices to rent residential units in Jumeirah 3 is AED 100k and reaches up to AED 450k yearly. The more sq. ft. area of the apartment, the higher the price.
Amenities and facilities in these properties include a fully furnished apartment with fitted kitchen, large spacious walk-in closets and maid’s room with house-keeping and maintenance services. A centrally air-conditioning and free Wi-Fi facility is also provided along with 24-hour concierge and security services. Residences can access the swimming pool, gym and health club.
Compound Living in Jumeirah 3
Compound living is a popular choice in Dubai and Jumeirah 3 is home to a few such communities:
- Arenco Villas 32
- Al Safeena Villas
Arenco Villas 32 is a pet-friendly compound that has communal amenities such as a squash court, a swimming pool and a gym. Al Safeena Villas is a compound located opposite Sunset Mall in Jumeirah 3. It consists of 11 detached 3-bed units, all of which boast luxury finishings.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN JUMEIRAH 3
Parking space in Jumeirah 3 is easily found as the residential building and villas come with private covered parking space for multiple vehicles. For visitors, there are plenty of parking spaces on the streets.
Residents depending on public transport can conveniently travel around as transportation in Jumeirah 3 is not a problem. There are a number of public transport options available, as the roads adjacent to the community are well connected to the main roads.
Several bus stations are found near the community, located on Jumeirah St. To name a few: Umm Suqeim - Dubai Municipality Center 1, Umm Suqeim - Library 1, Umm Suqeim - Library 2. The nearest station is located at a driving distance of 6-minutes.
The closest bus station to Jumeirah Beach Road that takes to Al Maktoum International Airport is Satwa Bus Station at a 16-minute drive. Residents and visitors can also rely on cab services such as Careem and Uber.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS NEAR JUMEIRAH 3
There are several supermarkets near Jumeirah 3, located alongside Al Wasl Road and Jumeirah Beach Road. The closest is Choithrams supermarket, opposite Safa Park, which is considered as one of the best retail stores in Dubai as it offers not just organic food but also sells a wide variety of desserts and bakery items. Spinneys Umm Suqeim centre and Park n Shop are also found on Al Wasl Road, just 6 minutes drive away. There is also a Waitrose supermarket, which sells British goods on Al Thanya St, 12-minute drive away. Roseberry Supermarket in The Mall and Ahmad Bin Ali Muzafarifard Supermarket are located on Jumeirah St, both at a distance of less than 6 kilometres.
MOSQUES IN JUMEIRAH 3
There is a fair share of mosques in Jumeirah 3. The nearest ones are Jumeirah 3 Park 1 mosque and Masjid Majid Bin Sayed, both located within the 1-kilometre radius. Al Farooq Omar Bin Al Khattab Mosque is considered one of the largest and one of the most beautiful mosques in Dubai, which can accommodate around 2000 worshippers. It is also known as the Blue Mosque. It is located opposite Al Safa Park, just 6-minute drive from Jumeirah 3. Mosque Al-Manara and Masjid Rawda Al Abrar are located roughly 5-minute drive away from the area.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR JUMEIRAH 3
Other places of worship in Jumeirah 3 are also located within a convenient distance for residents. There are quite a few churches located close by. Josefina Y Marcelo and David’s place are located within the 5-kilometre radius, 5 to 7 minutes’ drive away. There is also a Dubai Korean Disciples Church within the locality, located on Al Ghais St, 7-minutes drive away. The Gatekeepers Weekday Warehouse and Emirates Baptist Church are also a 16-minutes drive away from the area.
The Hindu temples near Jumeirah 3 are Shirdi Sai Baba Mandir, ShrinathJi Temple, Shree Krishna Haveli and Shiva Temple. All these temples are located on the Al Fahidi St, a little further away from the area and require a 20-minute drive from Jumeirah 3. The closest temples Mahamevnawa Buddhist Temple, which is located alongside Jumeirah road and Baba Temple located alongside Wasl Road is just 11 to 13 minutes’ drive from the area. For the Sikh community, Automech Sikh Gurdwara is at a distance of 22-minute drive.
SCHOOLS NEAR JUMEIRAH 3
There are a number of educational options available near and within the vicinity.
Nurseries in Jumeirah 3 include:
- Kids Cottage Nursery School
- Woodbury Children’s Nursery
Schools near Jumeirah 3 include:
- King’s School Dubai
- Emirates International School
- Dubai International School
- Jumeirah College
All these schools are located alongside Sheikh Zayed Road and within an approximately 7-kilometre radius. It will take hardly 12 minutes to reach Emirates International School – Jumeirah, which is the farthest among these schools.
King’s School Dubai and Jumeirah College are among the top British schools in Dubai that offer the best education of British standards. Jumeirah College located at a 7-minutes’ drive offers British curriculum. There is also Safe Center for Autism which is a school for children with special needs, it is located at a 15-minute drive from the area on First Al Khail St.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR JUMEIRAH 3
Jumeirah 3 offers many clinical and treatment facilities to its residents. Residents of Jumeirah 3 don’t have to drive far for any of their health needs because treatments including cardio therapy, physiotherapy, skin care, dental hygiene, and general checkups are all easily accessible from hospitals. The closest hospital near Jumeirah 3 include:
- Psychoville Physiotherapy Center
- Medcare Hospital
- Khadr Cardiology Clinic
- Chiropody Center Dubai
Residents who need to keep their physical strength intact can visit Psychoville Physiotherapy Center, which provides physiotherapy services such as dry needling, acupuncture and joint mobilization and also perform laser and infrared therapy. it is located on Al Wasl Road just 5 minutes away from the area. Khadr Cardiology clinic specialises in cardio services, is located on Sheikh Zayed Rd. is a 9-minute drive. Medcare Hospital is a multi-speciality healthcare just 8-minutes away from the reach on Al hadiqa Road.
Jumeirah 3 is located on the coast of Arabian Peninsula which also connects it to the nearby areas of gulf such as Palm Jumeirah, located on the farther south of umm Al Suqeim. The nearest residential communities near Jumeirah 3 are:
Communities like Umm Suqeim and Umm Suqeim 1 are the most hip community of Dubai, where most of the happening events takes place all around the year. It is located on the eastern border of Jumeirah 3. You will find some other entertainment destinations and leisure themed parks and beaches nearby, such as:
- Jumeirah Beach
- Wild Wadi Waterpark
- Al Sufouh beach
Wild Wadi Waterpark is in Umm Suqeim 3. The time distance depends on where you live in Jumeirah 3, the farthest would be an 11-minute drive from this outdoor waterpark. Based on the theme of Arabian folklore this adventurous waterpark offers altogether 30 exciting rides for the whole family alike.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS IN JUMEIRAH 3
Famous malls in Jumeirah 3 are:
- Sunset Shopping Mall
- Times Square Center Dubai
- Saga World
- Alzir Mall
Sunset Shopping Mall offers the best dining and shopping experience including a Vape House where individuals can buy vape machines and flavoured refills. it is located just 4-minutes from the area. Times Square Center Dubai, a modern shopping centre that sports its own food court, located just 13 minutes’ drive from the area. Alzir Mall and Saga World, an elegantly designed shopping mall on Jumeirah St. are just a 5-minute drive away.
RESTAURANTS NEAR JUMEIRAH 3
There are plenty of cafes and restaurants near Jumeirah 3. The most popular ones that offer international cuisines include:
- P.F. Chang’s
- Mamma Italia Restaurant
- Al Farwaniya restaurant
- Katsuya by Starck Restaurant
Most of these restaurants are located near Jumeirah Rd which is just a short drive from the area. Many of these restaurants serve the cuisines from all around the world. P.F. Chang’s located at a 12-minute drive serves Chinese food. Mamma Italia Restaurant 10-minutes from the area serves Italian food. Al Farwaniya restaurant satisfies your Indian food cravings, just a 10-minute drive from the area.
A few fast-food and cafe options nearby include:
- Max Burgers
- Heat Cafe
- Pizza Express
Starbuck coffee is on the far side of the main road, alongside Al Sinyar St and Mehmat St. It is closer to Girl Public School so students can enjoy a coffee break when they need one.
BEACHES NEAR JUMEIRAH 3
Located on the coast of the Arabian Gulf, there are a number of beaches near Jumeirah 3. Most popular beaches located on Jumeirah Road include Villa beach, Kite Beach and Jumeirah Beach.
JBR Beach is located farther south of the area, at a 22-minute drive, and is closer to many restaurants and hotels. In addition to providing a happy, fun environment to residents, all of these beaches include recreational activities such as cruising, swimming, fishing, and snorkelling. Jumeirah Beach, just 7-minutes away, provides great fitness facilities such as jogging and cycling tracks and a few fine-dining options.
Besides being famous for its food stalls and lively atmosphere, Kite beach can be reached in 6-minutes via car, offers many other activities such as outdoor rides and games. If you just feel like swimming privately, you have the option of private pools inside the villas.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
The nearby, notable landmarks include:
- Burj Al Arab Jumeirah
- Burj Khalifa
- Lake Central
- Majlis Ghorfat Umm-Al Sheif
Jumeirah 3 is close to the most famous landmarks of UAE, Burj Al Arab and Burj Khalifa, both covering approximately the distance of 14 to 15 minutes’ drive from the area. Burj Al Arab – set on an island – is located on Jumeirah St. to the south of Jumeirah 3. Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world, is located just 15-minute drive away from the city. In addition to residential building, Lake Central is also closer to Jumeirah 3, a well-known commercial building that's famous for its architecture.
There is also a historical monument, Majlis Ghorfat Umm Al Sheif, which is just 6-minutes away from Jumeirah 3. The building was established long before the majestical rise of Dubai, by Sheikh Rashid Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, in the midst of palm and ocean, and served as his summer retreat. Now a tourist attraction, it is preserved and maintained by the Dubai Culture and Arts Authority.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Enjoying the coastal location, there are many fun activities to choose for the residents of Jumeirah 3. A lot of themed parks and beaches offer kite surfing lessons, water skiing, jet skiing, scuba diving and surfing. Kite Beach, offers beach activities such as jet skis, surfing and banana boats and also has a jogging track along the water and its private sailing club. Jumeirah Public Beach offers outdoor kids play areas as well as gym for adults.
A few popular private fitness and gym options also available near in Jumeirah 3, include speed Fitness 350 Jumeirah located at a distance of 13-minutes. Physique 57 on Al Thanya St. is at a distance of 4-minute drive. Gym Gloria is the closest, just 9-minutes away.
Salons and spas nearby include:
- Casa Havana Beauty Salon
- Cloe’s Hair
- Beautica Salon
- Beauty N Nails
There are many beauty Salons near Jumeirah 3 located on Al Wasl Road and Jumeirah Street nearly 6-minutes’ drive away. Beautica Salon on Al Wasl Road offers henna services. Honeymoon Salon, Casa Havana Beauty Salon, Cloe’s Hair, Beauty N Nails offer nail art and bridal makeup services.
In the broader area of Jumeirah 3, there are several community events that are being celebrated. Many such events include the movie events, photography events, musical events and even an adoption day for potential pet owners. Young entrepreneurs can also attend insightful workshops related to their businesses.
SOCIAL COMMUNITY GROUPS
Since Jumeirah 3 is a villa community of expats, those who feel like making new connections and keeping in touch with community members can join the Facebook group called The Expats Meetup - UAE.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Jumeirah 3 is a preferred villa sub-community of Jumeirah. It is famous for its reasonably priced yet lavish villas. One thing to consider, however, is that the rental options are only available for foreigners or expats. Moreover, ownership is only permitted to GCC or UAE nationals.