ABOUT PARK ISLAND
Comprising four towers, Park Island is a residential project in Dubai Marina. It is ideally placed in between the beautiful shoreline of the city and the fabulous Dubai Marina. The four towers are called Blakely, Bonaire, Fairfield and Sanibel. The project mostly has apartments along with some villas. It is a project of Emaar Properties, a trusted name in the real estate industry.
As per Bayut’s H1 Market Report for 2019, Dubai Marina is the most popular area in Dubai for buying apartments. It is also the second most popular area in the city for renting apartments. Park Island has an enviable set of facilities for its residents, while its surroundings take care of all the needs of a luxurious lifestyle.
IN A NUTSHELL
- A project of Emaar Properties
- Located near the Marina, with beautiful views of the lake.
- A good set of facilities are available
- Apartments and villas are available for rent and sale.
Park Island gives a feel of an urbanised, attractive and buzzing community. Some aspects that characterise Park Island are:
- Located within the most coveted localities of the city.
- An array of restaurants and retail outlets on the walkways by the marina.
- Modern facilities mini theatres, swimming pool and gymnasium available.
Life in Park Island is all about luxury and beauty. The residents can enjoy the attractive views of the Marina that are famous throughout the city and beyond. Visitors are always present in the area, ready to enjoy the surroundings of the marina.
PROPERTIES IN PARK ISLAND
Properties in Park Island include apartments and villas. The apartments in Park Island are divided into 1-bedroom, 2-bedroom and 3-bedroom categories. An overview of the apartments available for rent is given below:
- Rental prices for 1-bedroom apartments range from AED 65k to AED 125k.
- 2-bedroom apartments can be rented for AED 100k to AED 150k.
For buying apartments in Park Island, the following details will be useful:
- Sale prices for 1-bedroom apartments range from AED 1M to AED 1.6M.
- 2-bedroom apartments in Park Island can be bought for AED 1.5M to AED 2.5M.
- 3-bedroom apartments have sale prices as high as AED 5.5M.
Villas are also available for sale in Park Island. Here is an overview of their sale prices.
- 3-bedroom villas have sale prices ranging from AED 5.1M to AED 5.3M.
Residents in Park Island get to enjoy a wide range of facilities including gymnasium, swimming pool, children’s pool, billiards and table tennis room, Jacuzzi, indoor play area, outdoor play area, squash courts, mini theatre and meeting rooms.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN PARK ISLAND
There are plenty of parking spaces in Park Island for residents and visitors. All the properties come with secure private parking spaces.
Sheikh Zayed Road is just about 3 minutes away from Park Island. Two other major roads, Al Khail Road and Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road are also less than 20 minutes away. These three roads connect the area to most other parts of the city.
Sheikh Zayed Road has a lot of metro stations. The nearest one from Park Island is the Dubai Marina 2 Metro Station, about 3 minutes away. Taxis are also available in the area. Online cab services like Careem, Uber and Dubai Taxi can also be used.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS NEAR PARK ISLAND
There are plenty of supermarkets near Park Island. The nearest supermarket is Freshwell Supermarket/Fresh well Supermarket, about 3 minutes away. Other nearby supermarkets include West Zone Fresh Supermarket, Waitrose and Caramel Supermarket. All of them are less than 10 minutes away from Park Island.
MOSQUES NEAR PARK ISLAND
There are a lot of mosques near Park Island. Mohammed Bin Ahmed Al Mulla Mosque is just 1 minute away from the community. Other mosques nearby include Musabeh Al Fattan Mosque, JBR Murjan Masjid and Tiffany Mosque. All of them can be reached in less than 10 minutes.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR PARK ISLAND
The nearest Church for the Christian residents of Park Island is the Seventh-day Adventist Church, on P3 Floor of Arjaan Hotel in Dubai Media City. The church is open from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm and is about 9 minutes away. Other nearby churches are Fellowship Church, The Metropolitan Mark Chords, Emirates Baptist Church and International Nepalese Community Church.
Hindu Temples near Park Island include Shiva Temple, Shree Krishna Haveli, ShrinathJi Temple and Shiridi Sai Baba Mandir in Bur Dubai. All are about 29 minutes away from the community. The nearest Sikh Gurudwara is Gurunanak Darbar located in Jebel Ali, about 14 minutes away from the neighbourhood.
SCHOOLS NEAR PARK ISLAND
There are a lot of schools near Park Island. Popular nurseries near Park Island include:
- Raffles Nursery Dubai Marina
- Fun & Play Nursery
- Monroe’s Nursery
Raffles Nursery is a popular nursery school chain in the city. Raffles Nursery is known for their high quality of education along with their focus on nutrition, health, and safety of students. Raffles Nursery is just 8 minutes away from Park Island.
Primary and secondary schools near Park Island include:
- Dubai International Academy
- Emirates International School Meadows
- Regent International School
Dubai International Academy is just 11 minutes away from Park Island. The school is one of the best International Baccalaureate schools in Dubai. Along with the emotional and academic development of students, the school also delivers College counselling and university placement services. The school provides education from KG-1 to Grade 13.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR PARK ISLAND
Medical facilities nearby include:
- Marina Medical Center
- Mediclinic Meadows
- Armada Surgical Center
One of the many clinics and hospitals near Park Island, Marina Medical Center is located 8 minutes away. The medical center provides specialised services in the domains of Laser Hair Removal, Dentistry, General Medicine, Urology, Radiology and Pediatrics. For more extensive medical services, residents can head to Armada Surgical Center and Mediclinic Meadows which are about 10 minutes away.
As the community is located within Dubai Marina, its neighbouring areas are:
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS NEAR PARK ISLAND
There are plenty of shopping centres and malls near Park Island. Residents will find the following to be their best options:
- Dubai Marina Mall
- The Greens Souk
- Mall of the Emirates
One of the best malls in Dubai, Dubai Marina Mall is the nearest mall for residents of Park Island. There is a wide range of shopping outlets in Dubai Marina Mall which include some popular international brands. Dining options in Dubai Marina Mall are also quite enjoyable. Visitors can also indulge in an array of Fun Activities in Dubai Marina Mall like watching movies or visiting Address Dubai Marina.
RESTAURANTS NEAR PARK ISLAND
As the community is located in Dubai Marina, there are plenty of eateries and restaurants near Park Island. The options include:
- Mom’s Food Restaurant
- Al Khaima
- Dinner in the Sky
- White Ambient Restaurant
- Alfaseya Restaurant & Cafe
- Olives Restaurant
- Certo Italian Restaurant
- Mantoushe Restaurant
There are plenty of other options also. The residents of Park Island enjoy the wide variety of dining styles and cuisines available to them nearby. People who like to consume different types of food will enjoy living in Park Island.
BEACHES NEAR PARK ISLAND
The community is located near to the shoreline of Dubai, so the residents will find it quite easy to visit the array of beaches near Park Island. Popular beaches include Marina Beach, JBR Marina Beach, JBR Beach and Pine Beach. Visitors can enjoy beach activities like volleyball and other beach sports. There are plenty of restaurants and dining spots near the beaches.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
There are plenty of leisure destinations and popular places near the community. The Dubai Marina Walk presents a pleasant waterfront view and has plenty of eateries and retails outlets. Families can enjoy walking alongside the canal and enjoy eating and shopping options nearby. It will take about 5 minutes to get to Marina Walk.
Skydive Dubai is another popular landmark near Park Island, about 7 minutes away. The Aquaventure Waterpark in Palm Jumeirah is among the most popular leisure spots of the city. It is about 18 minutes away from Park Island.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Residents can visit some popular local parks near Park Island and spend quality leisure time in the evenings with their families and kids. Popular parks nearby include Dog Park Calisthenics Park and On the Walk.
Popular gyms and fitness centres nearby are
- NRG Fitness
- TK MMA & Fitness
- Easy Fit EMS Fitness Dubai Marina
Fitness enthusiasts can also find some other options nearby.
For self-care, the residents can head to:
- Pastels Salon, The Ritz-Carlton JBR
- Caracalla Spa
- Vita Lita Beauty Salon
There are a lot of other spas and salons for both men and women. So self-care options are aplenty for the residents of Park Island.
Residents of Dubai Marina get to enjoy a lot of events throughout the year. There are a number of popular places in the area that hosts different kinds of events. The Dubai Marina Mall and Dubai Marina Walk host a number of events related to national holidays and religious festivals of different communities. These events are a great way to learn about the different cultures and socialise with different communities.
The fireworks on the shores of JBR on Eid are also popular in the city. People from all over the city come to witness the great show every year.
SOCIAL COMMUNITY GROUPS
The residents of Park Island can join the groups Park Island – Dubai Marina and Park Island Residents – Dubai Marina. These groups can be useful in staying updated with the latest happenings in the community and to socialise with other residents.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Park Island is an ideal place to reside due to many reasons. The most important attribute of the community is its location; it is present in the most popular area of the city. Moreover, it is surrounded by other popular and important areas of the city, so the residents don’t have to travel far for anything. The facilities in the community also ensure that residents can have a luxurious lifestyle.
- Located in Dubai Marina.
- 3 Minutes away from Sheikh Zayed Road.
- About 18 minutes away from Al Khail Road and Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road.
- Marina Walk is just about 5 minutes away.
- 33 minutes away from Dubai International Airport.