ABOUT OXFORD VILLAS
Oxford Villas is a row of 12 villas in District 15, JVC. Built with modern amenities, the villas come in solely 4-bedroom units and stand on three storeys and come with a maid’s room as well as parking for two cars. Developed by Iman Developers, the villas have been designed by Em Square Engineering Consultants.
District 15, JVC is made up of townhouses, villas as well as apartment buildings. Apartments are available in studio, 1 and 2-bedroom configurations while villas and townhouses come in 3-bed and 4-bed unit types.
Jumeirah Village Circle (JVC) is a development of Nakheel, located at the heart of New Dubai. As the name suggests, the community offers a village-like setting with a mixture of apartments, townhouses and villas amidst lush green parks. It is a freehold community that is ranked as one of the most popular areas for buying properties in Dubai, as per Bayut’s Annual Market Report for Dubai 2019.
IN A NUTSHELL
- Row of 12 villas
- Comes in 4-bedroom units
- Each villa consists of three storeys
- Situated in District 15, JVC
- A project of Iman Developers
- Designed by Em Square Engineering Consultants
- Close to Al Khail Road (E44)
At JVC, residents can expect a village-like and family-friendly setting amidst lush greenery and tranquillity. Moreover, the community offers modern amenities such as state-of-the-art fitness and healthcare facilities, outdoor activities and dining options too. All these points render Jumeirah Village Circle as one of Dubai’s best family-friendly residential areas.
Similar to many micro-districts in JVC, living in Oxford Villas means that residents can benefits from points of interest such as:
- 24-hour security
- Spacious properties
- Fitness facilities
- Shared amenities
- Easy access to eateries
Through roads such as Al Khail Road (E44) and Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road (E311), residents can drive outside the community for visiting notable landmarks in the city and for fuelling their nightlife, in addition to enjoying a tranquil lifestyle in JVC.
PROPERTIES IN OXFORD VILLAS
Properties in Oxford Villas solely consist of 4-bedroom villas, which come in three configurations. Type A villas measure 3,621 sq. ft. Type B villas cover a floor area of 3,343 sq. ft. while Type C villas are the largest with a floor area of 3,543 sq. ft.
All of them come with two floors above the ground floor and consist of more or less the same layout. On the ground floor, you will find the lawn, garage, living and dining area, kitchen, maid’s room with an attached bath while the bedrooms are situated on the upper floors. The first floor features a large terrace in addition to a balcony.
These exclusive luxury villas are centrally air-conditioned and the district cooling provider is Empower. You will find Spanish tiled-flooring along with Italian appliances and wardrobes overall. Each of the villas faces the park and receives utilities from DEWA.
Sale Trends in Oxford Villas
Investing in the JVC community reaps fruit for residents and investors alike, owing to the amenities, the community offers and the location it holds in the city. These make properties for sale in JVC a sought-after choice for all types of individuals, ranging from bachelors to large families as well as investors. You can buy a villa in Oxford Villas for anywhere between AED 1.8M and AED 2.0M. Other villas for sale in JVC fall within the same pricing benchmark as per the unit type.
OXFORD VILLAS FLOOR PLANS
It is wise to get to know about the property for making a well-informed decision, which is why Bayut has developed 2D and 3D floor plans for different properties. You can view the floor plans for Oxford Villas and browse through its unit types.
HOTELS NEAR OXFORD VILLAS
Other hotels near Oxford Villas are available in the neighbouring areas, such as:
- Treppan Hotel and Suites by Fakhruddin
- Ghaya Grand Hotel
- Park Inn Radisson
Treppan Hotel and Suites by Fakhruddin is a 4-star hotel in Dubai Sports City while Ghaya Grand Hotel is a 5-star hotel in Dubai Production City. Park Inn Radisson is in Motor City. All of them require a drive of around 10 minutes to reach.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING IN OXFORD VILLAS
Each villa has a garage that can accommodate up to two cars at a time. Guests and visitors can settle for spaces on the streets beside the villas.
PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION NEAR OXFORD VILLAS
Several bus stations and bus stops are available in the community, providing access to the J01 Bus that covers the Al Barsha area. Many bus stations near Oxford Villas can be reached by foot, such as Season Community Autumn Bus Stop, Noor Residences Bus Stop and Samer Park Bus Stop.
Those interested in traveling by the Dubai Metro can drive towards Sheikh Zayed Road (E11) and find metro stations near Oxford Villas. Some of these are Mall of the Emirates Metro Station, First Abu Dhabi Bank Metro Station and Mashreq Metro Station. You can reach them within 12 minutes.
Another mode of transportation is the Dubai Tram, which runs from Al Sufouh to Dubai Marina. Along with Dubai Tram Depot, Knowledge Village Tram Stop and Al Sufouh Tram Stop are reachable within 12 minutes.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS NEAR OXFORD VILLAS
An intriguing aspect of the lifestyle in JVC is the abundance of grocery shops and supermarkets, which makes it easy to shop for essentials with ease.
A few of the supermarkets near Oxford Villas are:
- Greens Mini Mart – Seasons Autumn 2 Block A
- Aswaaq Mart – Sydney Tower, District 18
- West Zone Fresh Supermarket – Plaza Residences Block D, District 13
- Spinneys – Alfa Residence, District 13
- Sprouts Hypermarket – Reef Residence, District 13
Greens Mini Mart and Aswaaq Mart are located within walking distance while West Zone Fresh Supermarket, Spinneys and Sprouts Hypermarket require a drive of around 8 minutes. Aswaaq Mart offers some of the cheapest groceries in Dubai and offers an array of items under affordable pricing.
West Zone Fresh Supermarket and Spinneys are some of the best supermarkets in Dubai. At Sprouts Hypermarket, you will find a wide range of items from groceries to dairy and ready-made meals too.
MOSQUES NEAR OXFORD VILLAS
Muslims can find a few mosques near Oxford Villas in JVC for their daily prayers. These include:
- JVC Masjid – District 16
- Masjid Fatima Al Sayed Muhammed Yousuf Sharaf – District 13
- Saleh Mohammed Bin Lahej Masjid – District 10
JVC Masjid is 7 minutes away in District 16 while Masjid Fatima Al Sayed Muhammed Yousuf Sharaf and Saleh Mohammed Bin Lahej Masjid are reachable within 11 minutes. Masjid Fatima Al Sayed Muhammed Yousuf Sharaf offers a separate women’s section too.
You can find many more mosques in Dubai by driving outside the community. Many of these are much larger in size and boast of aesthetic architecture too.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR OXFORD VILLAS
Hindus can take a drive of around 28 to 30 minutes and reach the temples in Bur Dubai. For the Sikh community, Guru Nanak Darbar in Jebel Ali Village is the most viable option. It is one of the largest gurudwaras in the world, with a floor area of around 125,000 sq. ft.
Christians can find many churches in Dubai, such as:
- Casa de Oración Torre Fuerte – Al Barsha South
- Emirates Baptist Church International – Sheraton Hotel Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha
- St. Francis of Assisi Church – Jebel Ali
Casa de Oración Torre Fuerte is 11 minutes away while Emirates Baptist Church International is 14 minutes away. Emirates Baptist Church International offers bible study for both adults and the youth every Friday and is one of the few Baptist churches in Dubai. St. Francis of Assisi Church is 17 minutes away and is a prominent catholic church.
SCHOOLS NEAR OXFORD VILLAS
Established in 2008 by JSS Mahavidyapeetha, JSS International School is a private co-ed school that follows the curriculum based on Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE) and offers education Kindergarten to Grade 12.
More schools near Oxford Villas include:
- Global Indian International – Al Barsha South
- American School of Creative Science – 42, 117 Street, Al Barsha South
- Dubai British School, Jumeirah Park – District 5, Jumeirah Park
Global Indian International School offers classes from Grade 1 to 12 while American School of Creative Science (ASCS) follows both UAE and US curriculum. Dubai British School, Jumeirah Park follows is a private co-ed school that follows the Natural Curriculum of England with classes from foundation stages up to secondary and A level.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR OXFORD VILLAS
Karama Medical Centre is the only option within the JVC community and is reachable within a drive of 8 minutes. You will find qualified doctors and nurses here for ENT, dermatology, gynaecology, orthopaedics and general medicine along with a lab offering plenty of diagnostic tests. For more options, you can find many more hospitals and clinics near JVC in the neighbouring communities.
Immediately surrounding Oxford Villas are similar rows of townhouses and luxury villas in Dubai, as well as sub-communities such as:
- District 10
- District 18
- District 14
- Nakheel Villas
District 10 is concentrated in villas, District 18 consists of under-construction apartment buildings while District 14 includes villas, townhouses as well as apartment buildings. Nakheel Villas lie at the heart of JVC, offering 2 to 4-bed villas.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS NEAR OXFORD VILLAS
For shopping and retail therapy, residents can find malls near Oxford Villas such as:
- The Circle Mall – District 11, JVC
- Springs Souk – Springs 7, Al Afnan Street
- City Centre Me’aisem14m – Dubai Production City (IMPZ)
Circle Mall lies within a 7-minute drive in District 11, JVC. A project of Nakheel, the mall has 235 shops, a Spinneys supermarket as well as entertainment options such as a branch of Faby Land, a multi-screen cinema, rooftop pool and a sports complex.
You can Springs Souk and City Centre Me’aisem in 14 minutes. The Springs Souk has more than 100 shopping stores as well as a Carrefour Supermarket, kiosks, restaurants, cafes and Reel Cinemas.
Inaugurated in 2015, City Centre Me’aisem has numerous retail outlets to shop from, in addition to a Carrefour Hypermarket, Magic Planet, restaurants and cafes. It is located in Dubai Production City (IMPZ).
RESTAURANTS NEAR OXFORD VILLAS
Within a few minutes driving distance, residents can find many restaurants near Oxford Villas and satisfy their appetite, such as:
- Golden Plates Restaurant – Seasons Autumn 2 Block B
- Teeneh Ow Zeytoneh – Golden Homes, District 10
- Pide Keyfi – Mohammed Hassan Building, District 13
Golden Plates Restaurant deals in Indian and Chinese dishes, with a special focus on biryani and kebab. Teeneh Ow Zeytoneh is an Arabic restaurant while Pide Keyfi is a Turkish restaurant. Pide Keyfi is one of the most popular restaurants in JVC and it indoor and outdoor seating along with take-away and home delivery options as well.
To treat yourself to fine dining and nightlife, you can drive outside the community and find upscale restaurants with full bars. Some of the popular options are:
- Toshi – Grand Millennium Dubai, Barsha Heights
- Olea – Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates
- Buddha Bar – Grosvenor House, Dubai Marina
Toshi ranks as one of the best Indonesian restaurants in Dubai. Moreover, it serves Japanese, Thai and Malaysian cuisines too. Olea is a Lebanese restaurant while Buddha Bar is a Thai restaurant. You can access Toshi and Olea within a 15-minute drive while Buddha Bar requires a drive of 18 minutes.
BEACHES NEAR OXFORD VILLAS
For spending a day under the sun in the Arabian waters, you can drive to the beaches near Oxford Villas, such as:
- Al Sufouh Beach
- JBR Beach
- Kite Beach
JBR Beach and Kite Beach are reachable within an 18-minute and are much livelier beaches with different kinds of water activities, eateries and facilities. At JBR Beach, you can also find recreational activities such as Roxy Cinemas, Splash Pad, the Flying Cup, Fun Fair and many others.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
JVC is located near to many notable landmarks in the city, which residents can access by travelling through Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road (E311), Al Khail Road (E44) or Hessa Street (D61).
The closest landmarks near Oxford Villas are:
- Dubai Autodrome
- Mall of the Emirates
- Dubai Marina Walk
Dubai Autodrome and Mall of the Emirates are reachable within 15 minutes while Dubai Marina Walk lies at a drive of 18 minutes. Dubai Autodrome is an entertainment destination for motorsports enthusiasts who wish to shoot up their adrenaline levels by indulging in several motorsports. Located in Motor City, Dubai Autodrome features an array of activities suitable for people from different age groups, including laser tag.
Mall of the Emirates serves as a popular landmark owing to its wide variety of entertainment options, in addition to plenty of stores, eateries and the largest Carrefour Hypermarket in Dubai. It is also attached to two 5-star hotels. You will find Ski Dubai, an indoor resort along with VOX Cinemas, Yalla! Bowling, Dreamscape VR and Magic Planet Dubai, which comes with several games and rides.
Dubai Marina Walk is a waterfront promenade, which is a must-visit destination due to its numerous restaurants, spas and recreational spots. Moreover, you can enjoy yachts and dhow cruises here as well as cycle on its walkways lined with lush palm trees.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
The parent community, JVC is abundant in parks and tracks for cycling and jogging, such as the Gadaf Park, Sabar Park and other community parks. Residents can stay fit by exercising in the communal gyms and health centres that give access to swimming pools and spas too. You will find a few fitness centres and gyms in JVC offering multiple fitness amenities and boot camps, some of which include:
- Fitness 101 – DAMAC Tower 108
- New Life Fitness Gym – Prime Business Centre Tower B
- Planyyoga Centre – Prime Business Centre Tower B
For unwinding and treating yourself to beauty treatments, you will find many salons and spas in JVC such as Better Beauty Salon, The Urban Cottage, Creative Touch Beauty Salon and a few others.
Residents can stay updated regarding the approaching community events by visiting JVC’s official website and also by joining Facebook groups such as Jumeirah Village Circle, Jumeirah Village Circle – Residents and Jumeirah Village Circle Community. Another group is available by the name Jumeirah Village Circle (JVC) Pet Owners.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Oxford Villas, JVC is a suitable choice for individuals interested in spacious and luxury villas in Dubai, which are also close to supermarkets, restaurants, bus stops, parks and schools. However, these villas are only available in 4-bedroom configurations only. Those scouting for other bedroom types can choose from other villa communities in JVC.