ABOUT NAD AL SHEBA 1
Home to the popular Meydan Racecourse, Nad Al Sheba 1 is a sub-community in Nad Al Sheba. With lush greenery and numerous sporting facilities – The neighbourhood is a haven for fitness enthusiasts. The community sits just off Al Meydan Rd and Nadd Al Sheba Rd. The proximity to famous neighbourhoods like Downtown Dubai and Business Bay make it a desirable living destination.
IN A NUTSHELL
- The largest sub-community in Nad Al Sheba
- Home to many popular landmarks
- Features luxurious apartments as well as villas
- Surrounded by lush green spaces
- Houses a 9-hole golf course
Nad Al Sheba 1 offers a modern lifestyle in a family-oriented environment
Popular points of interest in the community are:
- Home to numerous sporting facilities
- Features contemporary living spaces
The community is surrounded by lush green spaces where children can play and enjoy.
PROPERTIES IN NAD AL SHEBA 1
Nad Al Sheba 1 houses a mix of luxurious apartments, villas and townhouses. The built-up area for apartments starts at 300 sq. ft. and goes up to 4,000 sq. ft.
- You can rent as well as buy apartments in Nad Al Sheba 1
- The prices for 1-bedroom flats start at AED 1M and go up to AED 2M
- 2-bedroom apartments for sale range from AED 1.6M to AED 2.5M
- 3-bedroom apartments in Nad Al Sheba 1 can cost you anywhere between AED 2.7M and AED 3M
Set amidst extensive landscaping, the apartments in Nad Al Sheba 1 boast contemporary architecture. The opulent abodes in the community have modern features like home automation, smart services and total climate control.
You can also spot a few townhouses and residential plots in the community. The prices of residential plots range from AED 1.6M to AED 10M.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN NAD AL SHEBA 1
Parking spaces in Nad Al Sheba 1 for residents and visitors are ample. Villas and townhouses have separate spaces for vehicles. Some come with garages. Similarly, every apartment features podium level parking.
For transportation in Nad Al Sheba 1, residents use their vehicles to get around. The Business Bay metro station is 15 minutes away via car. You can also order taxis online through RTA Smart Taxi or Uber.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS NEAR NAD AL SHEBA 1
There are many supermarkets in Nad Al Sheba 1. Spinneys is near Meydan Heights, adjacent to 34 St. You can also access Aswaaq supermarket near Al Quoz Pond Park, 10-minute drive away. The Nad Al Sheba Market is another option to shop for daily necessities and groceries.
MOSQUES NEAR NAD AL SHEBA 1
There are a few mosques in Nad Al Sheba 1. Accommodating several worshippers at any given time, Nad Al Sheba Grand Mosque is a large and exquisite mosque in the neighbourhood. You can find another mosque in the community which is called Nad Al Sheba 1 Mosque. The locality also houses Masjid Al Saweda, located near Muscat St. near Nad Al Sheba market
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR NAD AL SHEBA 1
Dubai is a cosmopolitan city. Residents can access different places of worship conveniently from Nad Al Sheba 1. There are a few churches near Nad Al Sheba 1. City Hill Global Church Dubai is located on Al Ain Road at a drive of 12 minutes. St. Thomas Orthodox Cathedral and St. Mary's Catholic Church, both are located on Oud Metha Road and take a drive of 19 minutes to reach. The Gatekeepers Weekday Warehouse is another popular option, 20 minutes away via car.
You can also spot a few temples near Nad Al Shiba 1. Mahamevnawa Buddhist Temple is accessible after a 20 minutes drive. Shiva temple in Bur Dubai takes 27 minutes to reach via car. Gurunanak Darbar Sikh Gurudwara in Jebel Ali is 30 minutes drive away.
SCHOOLS IN NAD AL SHEBA 1
Three schools in Nad Al Sheba 1 are planned to open soon, while these are being constructed residents can choose from other schools near the community.
Nursery options include:
- Safari Kid Nursery
- Cherry Town Nursery
- Blossom Design District Nursery
- Kids Castle Nursery
Schools in Nad Al Sheba 1:
- International Concept for Education
- Rashid Boys School
- Hartland International School
International Concept For Education is located within the community. It offers high-standard of education from Pre-KG till Grade 5. Rashid Boys School is another notable option in the community. Following the UK National Curriculum, the learning centre offers a balance of academic, extra-curricular and social grooming. Located at one corner of the community, Hartland International School provides a rigorous academic program for its students. It offers the National Curriculum for England. The co-curricular activities like Performing Arts, Sports and Field Trips allow the students to hone their creative skills.
Gulf online University is located within Nad Al Sheba 1. Other options for higher education near the locality include Jumeira University, Dubai Institute of Design and Innovation, Al Ghurair University and RIT Dubai.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS IN NAD AL SHEBA 1
Those looking for clinics in Nad Al Sheba 1 can consider Nad Al Sheba Health Centre. It provides high-standard medical services. You can also spot other medical facilities near the community.
Some of these are:
- The All England Practice
- Aster Clinic
- American Hospital Dubai
The All England Practice is situated 11 minutes away via car. With a staff of top British doctors, the clinic provides healthcare services in six key specializations family medicine, dentistry, orthodontics, aesthetic medicine, orthopaedic surgery and gastroenterology. You can also visit Aster Clinic in Al Khail Mall, 15-minute drive.
Those looking for larger hospitals near Nad Al Sheba 1 can head to American Hospital Dubai, a renowned medical institution in the city. It is situated at a 17 minutes drive. The hospital has over 254 beds and a group of expert physicians who provide medical services in an array of specializations.
The community neighbours Al Quoz 2, Nad Al Sheba 2 and Ras Al Khor Industrial Area 1. Many popular areas are easily accessible from the community including:
- Downtown Dubai
- Business Bay
- Al Quoz
On the north-west of the locality, you can find famous neighbourhoods such as Downtown Dubai – a bustling neighbourhood known for housing many tourist attraction and Business Bay – an opulent area that houses high-rise commercial buildings and hotels. Nad Al Sheba 1 also borders the Al Quoz community from the western side.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS NEAR NAD AL SHEBA 1
There are many malls near Nad Al Sheba 1. Spanning a massive area of 1.2M sq. ft., Nad Al Sheba Mall is the next big shopping destination in the master community – Nad Al Sheba. It will take around 18 minutes to reach the shopping complex. Featuring over 200 stores, it will be home to many high-end brands and food and beverage outlets.
The ever-popular shopping and leisure spot – Dubai Mall, features over 1200 stores. It takes 19-minute drive to reach via car. The largest centrepiece of Downtown is home to one of the most lavish brands.
Some of them are:
- Apple Store
- Ralph Lauren
You can also spot some of the best shops in Dubai Mall that are popular all around the world such as Bloomingdale’s, Galeries Lafayette, Missguided and Moncler. It also houses Reel Cinemas, a large cinema with many screens.
RESTAURANTS IN NAD AL SHEBA 1
There are a few restaurants in Nad Al Sheba 1
- The Track Restaurant
- Shiba Restaurant
The Track Restaurant is a cosy restaurant good for groups and kids. Serving continental cuisine, the eatery features a lively ambience. It is located on Al Meydan Road. Shiba, a Japenese restaurant, serves a range of Asian Fare. The casual dining place is situated on the Lobby Level in the Meydan Hotel. Offering a wide-ranging menu, Farriers is another restaurant in the Meydan Hotel that serves European and Middle Eastern cuisine. The eatery is known for its scrumptious buffets.
The community is situated next to the vibrant locality - Downtown Dubai. You can also visit some of the best fine-dine restaurants in Downtown Dubai:
- La Serre
- Armani Amal
With opulent interiors and exquisite low-key ambience, La Serre, a French restaurant, offers a delectable selection of breakfast items. It is located at a drive of nineteen minutes. Armani Amal is another beautiful restaurant in Downtown Dubai that is known for its lavish ambience. The Indian restaurant serves Dal Makhani, Gajar Halwa, Roti, Murgh Makhani and many more. It takes 20 minutes to reach via car. Thiptara - a Thai restaurant has picturesque interiors. The Asian restaurant is 22 minutes away via car.
BEACHES NEAR NAD AL SHEBA 1
Jumeirah Beach is the closest seashore, 17-minute drive away. With facilities like playground, walking trails and BBQ area, the coastal destination is a perfect relaxing spot, especially for families. You can also indulge in watersports activities like paddle boating and jet-skiing. Other beaches near Nad Al Sheba are Kite Beach and Sunset Beach.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
Notable venues in the community are:
- Meydan Golf
- Meydan Racecourse
Tee off the contemporary golfing venue – Meydan Golf, which features 9-hole golf course and stretches over 3,600 yards provides sublime views of the Dubai skyline. The sports club also offers various golf teaching lessons for everyone – beginners to advanced. It is located on Al Meydan Road near Meydan Hotel.
The community is also home to the majestic Mayden Racecourse – a popular venue, known for hosting the Dubai World Cup. Sprawling lavishly over a mile, the racecourse hosts several competitions throughout the season, from November to April. Several dining and entertainment packages are also available during the contests. It has the capacity to accommodate over 60,000.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
The community has its own cycling track. You can also spot many parks near the locality.
Some of these are:
- Nad Al Sheba Park
- Nad Al Sheba Cycle Park
- Meydan Heights
These parks feature cycling and running tracks for fitness enthusiasts. Residents can also send your children to play in the lush green spaces.
There are many gyms near Nad Al Sheba 1. Body Impulse EMS Fitness Studio in Business Bay takes 14 minutes to reach via car. UFC GYM Business Bay on P floor in Building 1 of Bay Square takes 15 minutes to reach via car. Power Gym in Al Quoz can also be accessed after a drive of 17 minutes.
Nearby salons are:
- Belle Femme Hair & Nail Lounge
- On The Go Spa Ladies Beauty Salon
- NStyle Beauty Lounge
Belle Femme Hair & Nail Lounge in Building 10 of Bay Square takes 16 minutes to reach via car. On The Go Spa Ladies Beauty Salon is another option at a drive of 17 minutes. Known for its amazing grooming services, NStyle Beauty Lounge is located on the first level of Dubai Mall, 19-minute drive away.
Nad Al Sheba is famous for its healthy environment and luxuriant green spaces. Apart from the Dubai World Cup, the community hosts a few other tournaments featuring a mix of athletics and track events.
SOCIAL COMMUNITY GROUPS
To socialise and stay in touch with the fellow residents, you can join ‘NAD AL SHEBA’, a community group on Facebook.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Nad Al Sheba is among the most underated areas in Dubai. The community is perfectly situated – away from the loud districts like Downtown and Business Bay, but close enough to enjoy amenities and state-of-the-art lifestyle. The only time the community gets noisy is during the World Cup. But other than that, the community is serene and quiet.