ABOUT MEYDAN ONE
Meydan One is a self-contained project in Meydan City. Developed by Meydan Group, it is thoughtfully constructed and amalgamates with the luxurious and vibrant lifestyle of Dubai. Home to more than 80,000 residents, Meydan One houses a quarter population of Muhammad Bin Rashid City.
The project’s key aspect is its location, situated at the junction of major highways it is directly linked to major established areas like Dubai Creek. The mix-use district houses world record-breaking projects and incorporates all the facets of a luxurious lifestyle.
IN A NUTSHELL
- Home to world record-breaking projects
- Houses villas and residential buildings
- Features Meydan Canal that is linked to Dubai Creek
- Close to Burj Khalifa and Business Bay
- Dubai Mall and Downtown Dubai are 6 minutes away
- Connected to Arabian Gulf by an artificial waterway
- Located alongside Ras Al Khor Road (E44) and Al Ain Road (E66)
Some main highlights of this ideal community include:
- Shared gymnasium
- Barbeque area
- Children's play area
- Swimming pools
- Paved jogging paths
The amenities offered by this community can be enjoyed by adults and children alike. Lush gardens with fresh-cut green grass display a welcoming and healthy environment. Families living here feel safe and go on evening walks and plan small get-togethers and picnics. Joggers and cyclers can benefit from the boardwalk and run along the beautiful Meydan One Canal, integrated with paved pathways.
PROPERTIES IN MEYDAN ONE
Residential buildings in Meydan One offer appealing layouts. Apartments for sale are well-equipped and maintained. Interested buyers have the option of fitted and non-fitted studio, 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments that come in size range of 650 sq. ft. to 1,230 sq. ft.
- Studio apartment prices start from AED 313k to AED 680k
- Prices for a 1 BHK in Meydan One range from AED 590k to AED 837k
- Selling trend of 2-bed starts from AED 850k and goes up to AED 1.8M
- Freehold prices of 3-bed units in Meydan One are available in the range of AED 1.3M to AED 1.5M
Families who wish to invest in spacious options can also buy villas in the community. Having 2 to 3 extra bathrooms, the villas feature spacious 3, 4 and 5 bedroom houses covering a surface area of about 3,233 sq. ft. up to 8,805 sq. ft.
- 4-bed villas ask for prices ranging between AED 5.3M to 8M
- 5-bedroom villas for sale comes in the price range of AED 12M to AED 16M
There is one 17,544 sq. ft. mansion for sale in the district as well, featuring 7 rooms, 11 bathrooms, spacious hallways, private swimming pool, balconies, extra rooms for guests and maids, built-in wardrobes and a personal garden. Other villas in Meydan One have built-in closets, a laundry room, attached baths and a dining area that leads to a semi-open fitted kitchen.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN MEYDAN ONE
Parking in Meydan One is easily available, residents are entitled to have a private car parking space. There is also a public parking lot for guests in the residential building. Villas in the community features private garage spaces that can accommodate at least 3 cars.
Close to Al Qudra and Al Ain Rd, the community offers easy access to nearby areas. Residents depending on public transports in Meydan One can take buses F14 and X22 from the nearest bus stop Fairview Residency 1, a 12-minute drive.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS NEAR MEYDAN ONE
The closest supermarket is Al Ain Way Grocery on Al Ain Road, just a 6-minute drive. Jam Jam supermarket along Business Bay is a 15-minute drive. Best for grocery shopping, it fulfils day-to-day necessities of residents, along with offering delivery services. There are a few other options for supermarkets near Meydan One, which include, West Zone Fresh Supermarket, a 13-minute drive. Al Maya Supermarket, 17 minutes away. Carrefour and Spinneys in Yansoon community lie 16 to 17 minutes away.
MOSQUES NEAR MEYDAN ONE
There are four local mosques of Nad Al Sheba community located at a driving distance of 10 minutes. Residents can visit Burj Khalifa Mosque near Meydan One, which is preferred by many due to its beautiful construction.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR MEYDAN ONE
One of the most well-known churches near Meydan One is St. Marys Catholic Church, located 16 minutes away. Other churches near Meydan One are City of Dreams on Sheikh Zayed Road and The Dubai City Church on Oud Metha Road. They also cover the same distance of 15 to 16-minute drive, respectively.
Hindu residents can commute to nearby temples via Dubai Al Ain Road. The nearest is Sitladevi temple, a 13-minute drive. For Sikh community the Automech Gurudwara is a 15 minute drive from the area.
SCHOOLS NEAR MEYDAN ONE
Primary schools near Meydan One are:
- Safari Kids Nursery
- Jumeirah International Nursery
- Hummingbird Nursery Bay Square
Options for secondary education near the community include:
- Hartland International School Dubai
- North London Collegiate School
- Dubai International School Al Quoz
Jumeirah International Nursery grooms children for the first four years of their lives in a holistic environment, guaranteeing the best outcome of their future. It is located at a 16-minute drive. Hummingbird Nursery close to Ras Al Khor Road is a 15-minute drive provides fun activities and host events that keep kids entertained. Safari Kids Nursery has two large indoor and outdoor play areas, a swimming pool and a creative lab where children can role-play and be creative. It is the closest option to the area a 10-minute drive.
Closest to the area, Hartland International School Dubai is at a walking distance from the residence. The school offers the British curriculum to its students empowering them towards creative problem solving and sticking to their goals. Dubai International School is a 16-minute drive located in the Al Quoz community. A leading British School North London Collegiate School is 5 minutes away, close to Al Ain. The school facilitates students from grade one to twelve, and also offer IB Diploma courses and extracurricular activities.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR MEYDAN ONE
Clinics and hospitals near Meydan One include:
- Nad Al Sheba Health Centre
- Iranian Hospital Safa Polyclinic
- Medcare Hospital
Nal Al Sheba Health Center is the closest general hospital, located on Nad Al Sheba Road just 7 minutes away from the area where top-class medical services are provided by the best and most reputable doctors. Iranian Hospital Safa Polyclinic and Medcare Hospital both are located at a 15-minute drive on Al Meydan Road. There is BinSina Pharmacy on Bay Square close to Dubai Creek available in about a 15-minute drive and LIFE Pharmacy next to Choitrams supermarket is 14 minutes away.
The location alone is the most important strategic element of Meydan One. Residents have easy access to neighbouring areas via water taxi, cars and public transports. Some nearby areas include:
- Ras Al Khor Industrial Area
- Downtown Dubai
- Business Bay
- Al Quoz 1
Ras Al Khor Industrial Area covers the whole eastern end of Meydan One while Business Bay and Downtown Dubai are situated at the western and north-western side of the district. Ras Al Khor Road provides a route to both ends of the community. Al Quoz 1 is located at the south-western side of Meydan One accessible via Al Khail Road.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS NEAR MEYDAN ONE
The most awaited mall of Dubai City is in Meydan one, the Meydan One Mall is a state-of-art shopping, dining and entertainment hub that features around 180 cafes and food outlets, a hypermarket, a large 21-screen cinema, and over 500 retail shops and fashion outlets. Some famous brands in the mall include:
- TAG Heuer
Some other famous malls near Meydan One include:
- Dubai Festival City Mall
- Oasis Mall
- The Dubai Mall
The Dubai Mall is a luxurious and expansive shopping Centre, one of the best in Dubai City. The mall features a massive aquarium, cinema, dancing fountains and many shopping destinations accessible in just 19 minutes. Oasis Mall in Al Quoz 1 is 18 minutes’ drive while Dubai Festival City Mall is 15 minutes away.
RESTAURANTS NEAR MEYDAN ONE
There are several dining options for foodies, a few restaurants near Meydan One include:
- Lakeside Spice Restaurant
- Molecule Restaurant
- Pak Sufi Restaurant
- Taipei Dao
- The Track Restaurant
Spice-lovers can visit Lakeside Spice in 16 minutes, the place offers a delicious dining experience in a relaxing ambiance with a lakeside view. Taipei Dao on Al Asayel St. is 17 minutes away, visitors can avail the specialties that are Ten Ren’s Tea, red bean cookie and Oxtail soup. Pak Sufi restaurant is located in Fairview Residency where residents can enjoy the best of Pakistani food in just 15 minutes of drive. Molecule restaurant is located at a 12-minute distance while the Track Restaurant is 9 minutes away.
Residents can also visit award-winning restaurants and bars in The Meydan Hotel. The luxurious building offers a sports bar, a lounge and dining facilities that are:
- PRIME Steakhouse
- Farriers International Restaurant
The Prime Steakhouse is a redefined steak house, with eloquent interior and a separate cigar lounge. Set in a traditional Chinese interior, SHIBA is home of Chinese and Japanese cuisines prepared by highly trained chefs. Farrier International Restaurant serves a buffet-bar topped with international dishes.
BEACHES IN MEYDAN ONE
Meydan One is a place for everyone, even for people who love spending time in the water. Beach lovers have access to a 300-meter artificial beach that faces Crystal Lagoons. It is the largest man-made lagoon that is interconnected by a series of lakes, featuring a beach in its center. Accessible in just 13 minutes the place can accommodate many swimmers and offer activities like paddleboat rides and kayaks.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
The community in itself is a central point of many notable landmarks, the main ones include:
- Meydan Canal
- World's Longest Dancing Fountains
- The Meydan One Heritage Village
- The Heritage Museum
Dubai Canal is the largest 41 km canal that runs through the area, linking residents to Dubai Creek, and opening up to a yacht club and a 100-berth marina.
Home to Dancing fountains, Meydan One is a tourist magnet. The world’s largest choreographed fountains are accompanied by laser shows devised on digital screens. Surrounded by a civic plaza that features a central stage as well as a waterfall, The Fountains is a great place for gatherings, food festivals, various celebrations and fashion shows. It will have a floating stage and a waterfall, presumably not too close to each other.
The Meydan One Heritage Village is a recreational space showcasing Arabic culture, history, social traditions and customs that provide visitors with insightful knowledge as well as pleasing-to-the-eye art. The Heritage Museum showcases the history of the UAE and its civilization. Visitors can enjoy Arabic delicacies at local outlets and get a wholesome Emirate experience.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Meydan One has given detailed attention to sports, some of the main places for outdoor activities in the area include:
- Meydan One Park
- World's Largest Indoor Ski Slope
- Meydan Arena
Sports enthusiasts will enjoy visiting the Meydan One Park. This is where they can partake in many sports including a rock climbing wall and skateboarding. There is also a separate trail for each bike riders and joggers and a BMX park.
The largest indoor ski slope is twice the size of current record holder in Germany. At the base of it, there is Meydan Arena that serves as a multi-purpose venue for many events, including concerts and sports events such as tennis, martial arts, lacrosse and basketball. The place is surrounded by many football pitches, walking trails and mountain biking tracks.
Fitness-enthusiasts can visit gyms near Meydan One, which include Goldbox Fitness on Bay Square in just 16 minutes. UFC Gym on Business Bay, a 14-minute drive. Business Bay Crossfit 15 minutes away. The Warehouse Gym on Al Abraj St. at a 13-minute drive.
Spas and Salons near the Meydan One include:
- Armonia Spa
- Belle Femme Hair & Nail Lounge
- On The Go Spa Ladies Beauty Salon
Armonia Spa is at a driving distance of 16 minutes while Belle Femme Hair & Nail Lounge is located at the intersection of the main two highways, at a 15-minute drive. On The Go Spa Ladies Beauty Salon offers quality services by professional masseuse and stylists. Ladies of the community can get hair and beauty treatments from here as well as massage services, accessible in just 16 minutes.
Residents of Meydan One can visit the Grand Plaza to enjoy a ton of events hosted at the floating stage. The place has the capacity to entertain up to 30,000 people. Grand Plaza is designed to host several types of events including art festivals, National Day Celebrations, concerts community gatherings and even fashion shows.
SOCIAL COMMUNITY GROUPS
A group by the name of Meydan City is on Facebook for locals of Meydan One. Another group by the name of Mohammed Bin Rashid City District One Residence - (MBR City, Meydan) is available for residents of the larger community to stay connected.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Life in Meydan One is an entertaining as well as a commercial one, providing a lot of opportunities to entrepreneurs and professionals. However, setting up a business can be a bit tricky here because of the lengthy Emirati government regulations.
- 2 minutes from Ras Al Khor Road
- 5 minutes from Dubai Al Ain Road
- 17 minutes from Dubai International Airport
- 9 minutes from Dubai Creek