ABOUT SARAB COMMUNITY
Sarab Community is a quiet and tranquil district in Aljada, Sharjah. It is a stunning addition to Aljada development. It is being built by Arada and will consist of 109 townhouses and semi-detached villas. The properties are going to be on sale at the Cityscape Global Real Estate Exhibition.
Aljada, the parent community is going to be Sharjah’s first smart city-within-a-city. It was launched in 2017 by His Highness Sheikh Dr Sultan bin Muhammed Al Qasimi, the Ruler of Sharjah. The project covers a massive landmass of 24 million sq. ft.
IN A NUTSHELL
- Built by Arada
- Dotted at the quietest part of Aljada
- Access to Sharjah’s important roads
- Newly built townhouses
Sarab Community is part of the quietest area in Aljada and is only a short distance away from several recreational spots. The residential block features 109 homes in an idyllic garden setting preferable by families. The proximity to E 88 road makes it closer to a number of amenities. The community offers a members-only gym and swimming pool facilities exclusively for residents.
People living in Sarab Community will be walking distance away from the 1.9 million sq. ft. leisure and entertainment centre designed by Zaha Hadid Architects.
Some prominent features of Sarab Community are:
- Easy access to Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road
- Away from the busy city centre
- Part of long-awaited mega residential project
PROPERTIES IN SARAB COMMUNITY
Centrally air-conditioned homes with covered car parking for multiple vehicles come as 2 and 3-bedrooms townhouses and semi-detached villas. The properties in Sarab Community are being built on modern and stylish designs while making the most of natural light and ventilation.
A 2-bedroom townhouse is Sarab Community has a covered area of 778 to 1,541 sq. ft. There are two bathrooms in the townhouse and built-in wardrobes. The townhouses have a spacious kitchen. Each home has a private garden.
- Buying a 2-bedroom townhouses costs approximately AED 1.9M.
A 3-bedroom high-end townhouse covers 1,811 sq. ft. The townhouse has three en-suite bathrooms and built-in wardrobes. There are a maid’s room and a storage area in the unit. Each townhouse has electricity backup. The living/dining area has double-glazed glass windows.
- Cost of a 3-bedroom townhouse is AED 1.4M
The 2-bedroom semi-detached villa in Sarab Community has a covered area of 1,541 to 1,570 sq. ft. The unit has two en-suite bathrooms and built-in wardrobes. There is a guest room, a maid’s room with attached bathroom and a storage area under stairs. Residents can enjoy the landscaped view of the community from the large balcony It also features a large balcony.
- The sale price of a 2-bedroom semi-detached villa lies between AED 1.1M to AED 1.2M
The 3-bedrooms luxurious villa has a covered area of 1,811 to 1,859 sq. ft. The villa has three bathrooms with fitted sanitary ware. The kitchen is large and has fitted cabinets and a breakfast area. There is a maid’s room with attached bathroom. The terrace is large and offers views of the green spaces.
The sale price of a high-end 3-bedroom villa is almost AED 1.4M
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN SARAB COMMUNITY
Talking about transportation in Sarab Community, four different bus stops at Maliha Road are 10 minutes away. Buses E-315 and E-316 shuttle through the bus stops.
Like other well-planned areas in the city, there are plenty of parking spaces in Sarab Community. Residents get parking space for two cars inside the villas and townhouses.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS NEAR SARAB COMMUNITY
There are a few convenience stores and supermarkets near Sarab Community mostly towards the southwest. Souq Al Safa Supermarket is the closest at a 6-minute drive. Roses Land Supermarket at 10 minutes away while Shaklan Supermarket is at a 13-minute drive. Bait Al Marah Supermarket is farther one minute away towards Oud Al Muteena.
MOSQUES NEAR SARAB COMMUNITY
One of the famous mosques near Sarab Community is Um Ayman Barakah Bint Thalabah Mosque at a 7-minute drive. Al Qassimiya University Mosque and Masjid Al-Nabi Mohammed (P.B.U.H) are more or less 12 minutes away. Al Salaf Al Saleh Mosque is near Qarayen 1, almost at a 9-minute drive.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR SARAB COMMUNITY
Churches near Sarab Community are 13 minutes away. Apostolic Church, Grace Evangelical Church, St. Gregory the Illuminator Armenian Church, Amazing Grace of Church and Ministries and Sharjah Seventh Day Adventist Church are some of them.
Hindu residents will find Shiva Temple, Shrinath Ji Temple, and Shree Krishna Haveli half an hour away in the neighbouring emirate of Dubai.
SCHOOLS NEAR SARAB COMMUNITY
Options for preschools and nurseries include the likes of:
- Delma Nursery
- Little Oaks British Nursery
- Emirates English Nursery Preschool
Delma Nursery is 7 minutes away. The school has an indoor play area, a library, a clinic, an audio-visual facility and an indoor water play area. There is also a separate room for Arabic class in the nursery. Emirates English Nursery and Preschool provides daycare services. It is 14 minutes away. The nursery follows the British curriculum and the classrooms are spacious and well-equipped. There is also a playground with swings and a bicycle/car track around it. Little Oaks British Nursery is around 11 minutes away from Sarab Community.
Some well-established primary and secondary schools near Sarab Community are the following
- Gems Millennium School
- Our Own English High School
- GEMS Westminster School - Sharjah
- The International School of Choueifat
GEMS Westminster School is the nearest at a 9-minute drive. It is a new school following the internationally recognised British curriculum and prepares students to take the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE).
GEMS Millennium School and The International School of Chourifat are 12 minutes away. GEMS Millenium School has a vibrant learning environment. The school focuses on science, technology, arts, and mathematics. The school has a planned program to develop sports, swimming, LEGO, robotics, aeromodelling, electronics, visual and performing arts and 3D printing skills in students. Our Own English High School was established in 1982. It is 11 minutes away from the area.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR SARAB COMMUNITY
If medical assistance is needed, residents can look out for the below-mentioned hospitals near Sarab Community.
- Royal Hospital
- Al Qasimi Hospital
- Burjeel Speciality Hospital
Royal Hospital is a 160-bed medical facility, 11 minutes away from Sarab Community. It is a state-of-the-art hospital formerly known as Al Shefaa Hospital. The hospital is well-known for providing international healthcare standards. Al Qasimi Hospital is at the same distance and has recently launched a paediatric open-heart surgery service.
Some nearby commercial and residential areas are
- Muwaileh Commerical
- Saif Zone
- University City
Muwailih Commercial is tucked between Sharjah Industrial Area 12 and University City. It is a commercial hub with rows of upmarket eateries, sweet shops and art studios near Saif Zone. The area between Muwaileh Commercial and University City has over 100 small boutique stores which are mostly cafes with an outdoor seating area. University City is also considered an education hub which is home to many universities.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS NEAR SARAB COMMUNITY
Those looking for malls near Sarab Community can visit:
- Matajer Al Juraina
- City Centre Al Zahia
- Oasis Mall Sharjah
City Centre Al Zahia is 6 minutes away. It features a two-level food court and a mix of national and international brand stores. The mall is based on 136,200 square metre area and has VOX Cinemas, dedicated space for leisure and entertainment spots and over 5000 parking spaces.
Matajer Al Juraina Mall is 9 minutes away from Sarab Community. The mall has three entrances, 35 stores and 281 parking spaces. There is a hypermarket, several fashion stores, a pharmacy and a big food court in the mall. Oasis Mall is another shopping option for residents of Sarab Community, located 14 minutes away.
RESTAURANTS NEAR SARAB COMMUNITY
The community has many casual and formal dining options. Some must-visit restaurants near Sarab Community include the likes of
- Crisol Restaurant and Lounge
- Pizza Express
- Shangri La Grill House Restaurant
- Karachi Palace Restaurant
- Sindh Palace Restaurant
- Al Sadaf Al Thahabi Restaurant
- Danial Restaurant
- Muhammad Faisal Restaurants and Sweets
Crisol Restaurant and Lounge is 6 minutes away. The restaurants have a nice indoor seating area. It has a number of appetisers, salads, soups and dynamite shrimps that tastes like the ones served in popular Dubai restaurant.
Pizza lovers can go to Pizza Express at a 10-minute drive. Danial Restaurant offers a buffet. The dishes belong to Irani, Arabic, Chinese and Indian cuisine. Al Sadaf Al Thahabi Restaurant is 13 minutes away from Sarab Community. It is a pocket-friendly small restaurant with the average cost for two people of AED 40.
BEACHES NEAR SARAB COMMUNITY
One of the beaches near Sarab Community is the popular Al Mamzar Beach. There are seats with sunshades on the beach and renting a large beach cabin costs AED 200. Beach sports field facility includes basketball, football and volleyball fields. Al Khan Beach is a 600-metre stretch, 24 minutes away from the community.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
Some well-known places and landmarks near the neighbourhood include these:
- Sharjah National Park
- Sharjah International Airport
- Sharjah Cricket Stadium
Sharjah is considered as Park City as it is home to over 50 parks. Sharjah National Park is one of the well-known parks covering nearly 630,000 sq. ft. landmass. People with kids find it a peaceful leisure place with big size jungle gym, different slides and rope ladders. Sharjah Cricket Stadium is 13 minutes away and was established in 1982. The stadium holds a record for hosting the most number of ODIs.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
The community has a shared park. Other than that, residents can go to Al Zahia Park, Al Talah Park and Al Rifaa Park. Al Zahia Park is the closest at a 5-minute drive while the other two parks are 7 minutes away.
Some well-equipped gyms near the vicinity are:
- Impratoor Gym
- Al Nukhbah Bodybuilding Gym
- Golden Power House Gym for Sports
Ladies can go to the following salons for beauty and spa treatments.
- N Style Beauty Lounge
- Hind Alamiri Beauty Salon
- ASH Beauty Lounge & Spa
N Style Beauty Lounge is the nearest, at a 9-minute drive while ASH Beauty Lounge & Spa is 13 minutes away near Al Falaj. Men will find Classical Istanbul Salon for Men, 7 minutes away from the neighbourhood. Telal Liwa Hairdressing Salon for Men is 15 minutes away near Abu Shagarah Park.
SOCIAL COMMUNITY GROUPS
There is a Facebook page named “Aldjada”. Residents can like the page to know more about the developing project of Aljada and Sarab Community.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Sarab Community is an anticipated sub-community in Aljada, a megaproject by Arada. The townhouses and villas are well-planned making sure residents will get all the basic amenities and features of a modern home. However, the ongoing construction in the area might cause some inconvenience.