Odora is one of the 26 clusters in Akoya Oxygen, a residential project on the outskirts of Dubai. Akoya Oxygen is characterised by its natural environment which includes a lot of green spaces, parks and lakes. The community is still under construction and will have an excellent set of amenities and facilities within its boundaries once complete.
Odora is located on the northeastern side of Akoya Oxygen and is quite near to its entrance. The location of the community ensures that residents can stay away from the hustle and bustle of central Dubai yet access it easily whenever required.
IN A NUTSHELL
- Sub-community of Akoya Oxygen.
- A project of DAMAC Properties.
- 3-bedroom villas, with impressive architecture and beautiful surroundings.
- Properties to be handed over in 2021.
Odora is a peaceful, secure community full of exciting amenities. The beautiful community environment makes it a desirable place to live. Odora is characterised by:
- Striking views of golf courses, lakes and parks.
- Gated community, with maximum security and privacy.
- Located at a fair distance from central Dubai, ensuring a serene environment.
It takes about 25 minutes to travel to the central areas of the city. The distance is ideal as it separates the community with all the happenings of the city and yet is manageable for those who have to travel to central Dubai daily for their work, education or other reasons.
PROPERTIES IN ODORA
Properties in Odora include 3-bedroom villas equipped with modern facilities. Pricing details for villas are given below:
- Prices for 3-bedroom villas in Odora start from AED 1.75M.
There are different villas types in Akoya Oxygen called ‘Projects’. Villas available in Odora belong to the Aknan project. Each villa includes a terrace, parking space, private yard, separate dining/living area and a kitchen.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN ODORA
Every villa has private parking spaces, so residents will never face trouble in finding parking spaces in Odora.
The community is connected to the rest of the city via three major roads. Emirates road is about 20 minutes away whereas Al Qudra Road and Dubai Al Ain Road are less than 15 minutes away.
Popular destinations like Dubai Autodrome and Dubai Miracle Garden are less than 30 minutes away from the community.
Public transportation in Odora is also easily available. Taxis can be spotted outside the community gates and online cab services can also be utilised. The nearest bus station is Dubai Virtual Reference Station 1, about 15 minutes away from the community.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS NEAR ODORA
Currently, people have to rely on Rukn Al Sahra Supermarket and Samhan Super Market. Both these are about 25 minutes away. At the time of completion, there will be a number of supermarkets near Odora.
MOSQUES NEAR ODORA
Once the project reaches completion, there will be plenty of mosques near Odora. Currently, Sheikh Khalifa Mosque on Dubai Al Ain Road is the best option. It is about 21 minutes away.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR ODORA
There are a few churches near Odora at present. The nearest one is Tim and Wendy 67 near Al Habtoor Polo Resort. Residents can reach it via Dubai Al Ain Road and Emirates Road. It will take a drive of about 32 minutes to reach there.
The nearest Hindu Temples are Shiva Temple, ShrinathJi Temple, Shree Krishna Haveli and Shiridi Sai Baba Temple in Bur Dubai. It will take a drive of about 51 minutes to reach any of them. Automech Gurudwara in Ras Al Khor Industrial Area 2 is the nearest place of worship for Sikh residents. It is about 38 minutes away from Odora.
SCHOOLS NEAR ODORA
There will be a lot of schools near Odora once the community is fully developed. At present, the following schools are considered the best in the area:
- Fairgreen International School
- Jebel Ali School
- GEMS Metropole School
Fairgreen International School is a popular name in the area. It is run by Esol Education, which has more than 10,000 students enrolled in different ventures internationally.
Fairgreen International School has good facilities for students and ensures a good learning experience for them. Jebel Ali School and GEMS Metropole School also have a good reputation. All these schools are about 30 to 40 minutes away from Odora.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR ODORA
By the time of completion, there will be a greater number of clinics and hospitals near Odora. Currently, healthcare facilities nearby include:
- Emirates Hospital Day Surgery & Medical Center, Motor City
- Al Lussily Health Center
- Mediclinic Parkview Hospital
Mediclinic and Emirates Hospitals are among the most highly rated medical institutions of the city and are known for their high standards of medical service. Al Lusilly Health Centre also provides good medical services and has a well-trained staff. All these medical facilities can be reached in about 20 to 30 minutes from Odora.
Neighbouring areas of Odora include:
- The Villa
- Al Lisaili
Akoya Oxygen is surrounded by residential communities with good facilities. All of them are quite popular due to their location, facilities and reasonably priced properties.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS NEAR ODORA
As the community and the surrounding areas are not fully developed, shopping options are kind of limited. But by 2021, there will be plenty of shopping centres and malls near Odora. Currently, residents can check out the following shopping destinations:
- Dubai Outlet Mall
- The Ranches Souk
- Cityland Mall
Dubai Outlet Mall is a popular shopping destination in the area. The mall has a lot of variety for shoppers and a good range of eating options. The Dubai Outlet Mall is one of the best places in the city to grab a bargain. It is home to over 200 stores offering top brands at attractive discounts.
RESTAURANTS NEAR ODORA
There will be a lot of restaurants near Odora once the development is complete. The Akoya Oxygen itself will have some good dining options within the community. At present, the people living in the area can find some good restaurants on Dubai - Al Ain Road. These restaurants include:
- Chowking Orient Restaurant
- Chuck E. Cheese’s
- Skyler’s Gourmet Bistro
- Hatam Restaurant
All these restaurants are less than 30 minutes away from Odora. The number of restaurants in the area will increase significantly once the development is complete.
BEACHES NEAR ODORA
The community is at a substantial distance from the shoreline of the city. It will take a drive of about 45 to 50 minutes to reach any of the beaches.
Beaches near Odora include Jumeirah Beach, Kite Beach and Private Beach, offering a wide range of beach activities like swimming and volleyball. Plenty of restaurants are also present near these beaches.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
Notable landmarks near Odora are:
- The Trump World Golf Club Dubai
- Al Qudra Desert
Trump World Golf Club Dubai is located within Akoya Oxygen and is poised to become one of the best golf clubs of the gulf region.
Al Qudra Desert, a popular destination in Dubai, is about 20 minutes away from Odora. People can enjoy a number of activities like camping, cycling and bird-watching in Al Qudra Desert.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Once the development is complete, there will be a range of parks, waterparks, gyms and other sporting facilities for residents. Currently, people can visit Lisaili Neighbourhood Park, which is about 30 minutes away from Odora.
Akoya Oxygen will have a desert-inspired spa and a yoga enclave when the development is complete.
Al Marmoom Heritage Village is about 18 minutes away from Odora. It hosts Al Marmoom Heritage Festival each year in March or April. The festival is counted among the top annual events in Dubai.
SOCIAL COMMUNITY GROUPS
The Facebook group AKOYA Oxygen (Residential Community) is the platform for residents of the community to socialise and discuss different aspects related to the community.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Odora will definitely be among the most coveted places of residence in the future. The community is among the best in terms of beauty and serenity. Properties in Odora are reasonably priced and the community will have a lot of amenities at the time of handover.
- Located in Akoya Oxygen.
- Jebel Ali – Lehbab Road is about 10 minutes away.
- Less than 15 minutes away from Al Qudra Road and Dubai Al Ain Road.
- Al Qudra Desert is about 20 minutes away.