Phoenix is a freehold sub-community in DAMAC HILLS, also known as Akoya by DAMAC. It is being developed by DAMAC Properties. The community was launched in the year 2013 and will be completed in 2019.
Phoenix is a developing sub-community which offers modern villas with easy access to all major amenities, such as parks, restaurants and schools. The community is situated near Hessa Street which further connects to Sheikh Zayed Bin Hamdan Al Nahyan Street.
IN A NUTSHELL
- Located near Emirates Road, E611
- Peaceful and quiet community away from the bustle of the city
- Dubai Sports City is a 13-minute drive away
Phoenix is a gated sub-community that offers private gardens and picturesque views of the community.
Popular points of interests near Phoenix are
- DAMAC Hills park
- Trump International Golf Course
- DAMAC Hills Football Pitches
Residents can make the most of the open spaces for outdoor activities. One can perform activities such as cycling, roller skating and jogging.
PROPERTIES IN PHOENIX
Properties in Phoenix comprise 3, 4 and 5-bedroom villas. Each unit in the Phoenix community comes with a separate maid’s room and a small garden. Villas with modern interiors and a traditional exterior offer a comfortable style of living.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN PHOENIX
Residents mostly prefer to travel via cars, but those who rely on public transportation in Phoenix can board the bus at Mudon Al Salam, Town Centre, which is around 6 minutes away. The nearest metro station, Energy station is a 23-minute drive from Phoenix.
There are two covered parking spaces in villas. There are enough street parking spaces in Phoenix for guests.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS NEAR PHOENIX
There are multiple supermarkets near Phoenix, and the nearest one would be Geant Express Supermarket in Mudon Community. It is almost a 7-minute drive away. You can find the Carrefour Market in the Arabian Ranches 2, at a 10-minute driving distance from Phoenix. Choithrams in Layan Community is around a 12-minute drive away.
MOSQUES NEAR PHOENIX
Mosques near Phoenix include Mudon Mosque, situated at a distance of 9 minutes from the sub-community. You can also find Arabian Ranches Mosque at a 10-minute drive away. The Sustainable City Mosque is a 9-minute drive away from the Phoenix community.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR PHOENIX
DAMAC HILLS is home to residents with diverse cultural, traditional and religious values, so one can expect to find many other places of worship near Phoenix.
One of the churches near Phoenix is Midchem in Dubai Investment Park. It is an 18-minute drive away. Casa de Oración Torre Fuerte in Barsha South is 19 minutes away.
Sikh residents will find the Gurunanak Darbar Sikh Gurudwara in Jebel Ali. It is about a 26-minute drive away. The religious site is spread over 100,000 sq. ft. and can easily accommodate 50,000 worshippers.
SCHOOLS NEAR PHOENIX
There are quite a few educational options near the community.
Nurseries near Phoenix include
Schools near Phoenix consist of
- Jebel Ali School
- South View School
- Fairgreen International School
Jebel Ali School is a non-profit institution which provides primary and secondary education to students. The school focuses on personal development and makes kids aware of their social responsibilities.
South View School follows the British education system. The school’s vision is to encourage leadership skills in students so they can make the most of the learning opportunities around them.
Many universities are a part of the Dubai International Academic City (DIAC) which is at a 22-minute driving distance from Phoenix. Those looking for higher education options can choose from Zayed University, Heriot-Watt University Dubai and The British University in Dubai.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR PHOENIX
Hospitals near Phoenix are:
- Medcare Medical Centre
- Mediclinic Parkview Hospital
- Mediclinic Meadows
Clinics near Phoenix consist of Vitalite Health and Wellness Centre, in Mudon. it is a 7-minute drive away. You can also visit Chiron Clinic located in The Sustainable City. It is a 10-minute drive away. Another option is Aster Clinics in Arabian Ranches Community.
Phoenix is located close to many residential communities and entertainment destinations.
Residential communities near Phoenix are
- Brookfield DAMAC HILLS (Akoya by DAMAC)
- Golf Veduta DAMAC HILLS (Akoya by DAMAC)
- Golf Promenade DAMAC HILLS (Akoya by DAMAC)
Further east of Phoenix, one can find Mudon, Arabian Ranches 2 and The Sustainable City.
Entertainment destinations near Phoenix include
- Magic Planet
- Cheeky Monkeys
To the east of the community, you would find leisure attractions such as Magic Planet and Cheeky Monkeys. Both are one of the best-known amusement centres with kid’s play areas, rides and gaming sections.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS NEAR PHOENIX
There are many malls near Phoenix such as
- The Ranches Souk
- The Village Community Mall
- Arabian Ranches – 2 The Leisure Centre
The Ranches Souk is small sized mall which contains shops ranging from top designers to small gift shops. The mall is also known to have all the famous fast-food chains such as KFC, McDonald’s and more.
The Village Community Mall is known for providing goods that are a bit difficult to find in other malls or stores. The mall offers several international and local brands to visitors as well as dining options.
The Leisure Centre located in Arabian Ranches 2 is a 12-minute drive from Phoenix and offers many shopping and entertainment options.
RESTAURANTS NEAR PHOENIX
Residents can choose from these food options near the area
- Lucky’s Pizza and Restaurant
- Abatjour Bistro
- Carluccio’s – Arabian Ranches
- Paul’s Bakery and Restaurant
There are a few casual dining restaurants near Phoenix but you can find eateries offering diverse cuisines. TukTuk Thai Cuisine Restaurant offers authentic Thai food and their specialty is stir fry glass noodles. You can also visit Chez Sushi Restaurant, which serves fresh sushi. The restaurant is popular for its affordable prices and special discounts throughout the year.
BEACHES NEAR PHOENIX
Popular beaches near Phoenix are 30 minutes away and they include Jumeirah Public Beach and Marina Beach. Jumeirah Public Beach is a well-known tourist attraction that features multiple restaurants and designated spaces for outdoor activities, such as jogging, cycling and more. Then there is Marina Beach which offers warm and clear waters with a picturesque view of the ocean. The beach also offers breathtaking views of the Dubai skyline.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
The closest landmarks are
- IMG Worlds of Adventure
- Global Village
- Splash Pad
Phoenix is located close to the popular leisure attraction - IMG Worlds of Adventure. It is the world's largest indoor theme park large enough to accommodate more than 20,000 visitors. IMG Worlds of Adventure is divided in five different zones that offer themed rides and games.
Then there is Global Village located on Sheikh Zayed Road, which is a 22-minute drive from Phoenix sub-community. It is a well-known tourist attraction that features cuisines, shopping and dining options from over 90 countries.
You can also visit Splash pad which is a bit smaller amusement centre for kids. This gated water park offers a kids pools, tipper bucket and a few dry play areas for kids.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Residents can keep fit at the
- DAMAC Hills Tennis Court
- Swimming pools in Al Thamam 1 and Al Thamam 2
- Fitness First Mudon – (Athletic Concept)
Residents can engage in outdoor activities by playing tennis at DAMAC Hills tennis court. They can also visit the Al Thamam swimming pools which are a 12-minute drive from the sub-community. You can also stay fit at Fitness First Mudon that is an athletic concept gymnasium.
Other gyms in the area include the Zehra Community Gym in Zahra Townhouses, Town Square and Fitness First in Arabian Ranches 2.
Salons and spas nearby include:
- N Style Beauty Lounge in Arabian Ranches 2
- Belle Femme Salon in Arabian Ranches 2
- The Haven Spa in Layan Community
Salons and Spas near Phoenix include the N Style Beauty Lounge and Belle Femme Salon in Arabian Ranches 2. You can also visit The Haven Spa which is a beauty salon. They specialise in skincare, hair styling and nail care.
Phoenix and DAMAC Hills are known for celebrating community events such as Chinese New Year, Halloween, Earth Hour, Christmas, Eid and more.
SOCIAL COMMUNITY GROUPS
Those looking to stay connected with fellow community members can join the Facebook group called DAMAC HILLS.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Phoenix is part of the prestigious DAMAC Hills (Akoya by DAMAC) community. One thing to consider is that property for sale in Phoenix is difficult to find as it is one of the most sought-after communities in Dubai.
- Located close to Trump International Golf Course, Dubai
- IMG Worlds of Adventure is a 26-minute drive away
- Dubai Golf City is a 28-minute drive away
- Al Maktoum International Airport is a 30-minute drive away