ABOUT SAS AL NAKHL VILLAGE
Sas Al Nakhl Village is a peaceful gated community in the capital city. It is known to be a villa only community. It is one of the best and well-established regions located on the crossroads close to Abu Dhabi – Al Ain Road. The area caters to all the basic needs of residents while offering a family-friendly lifestyle.
IN A NUTSHELL
- Hundreds of villas are available for rent and sale
- Gated community ensures the privacy and safety of residents
- The area offers a tranquil lifestyle
- Best suited for families
- Close to Al Forsan International Sports Resort
Sas Al Nakhl Village is developed by Aldar Properties, a leading real estate developer in Abu Dhabi. Aldar Properties has headed up communities such as Khalifa City A, Shakhbout City, Al Ghadeer and more.
The area already has an immensely high occupancy rate despite being on the outskirts of Abu Dhabi. The villas and townhouses, both are reasonably priced and are equally popular among expats and nationals.
PROPERTIES IN SAS AL NAKHL VILLAGE
There is a nice blend of properties in Sas Al Nakhl Village including villas and townhouses. The area has several variations of 3, 4, and 5-bedroom units to choose from. Interested people can also rent commercial offices in this area as there are numerous offices available. These offices are located away from the residential community towards the outskirts of Sas Al Nakhl Village. Offices in Sas Al Nakhl are only available for rental purposes. Interested buyers and investors can instead choose from 588 modern styled villas and townhouses.
The villas are well-planned and the gated community ensures privacy and safety at all levels. There is a community clubhouse equipped with gyms, saunas, retail outlets and squash courts. The clubhouse has its own kids play areas, games rooms, tennis courts, steam rooms and Jacuzzis.
A cosy 3-bedroom villa has a coverage area of 4,337 sq. ft. with a central air-conditioning system and a central heating facility. The master plan includes a spacious kitchen with modern finishing and fitted cabinets.
There is an open garden in each villa and in some villas, there is a terrace with a view of the whole community. To ensure the privacy of residents, the maid’s and driver’s room have a separate entrance. The community offers maintenance staff, security staff and waste disposal for every villa and townhouse. The rental trend of a 3-bedroom villa ranges from AED 145k to AED 160k, per year. Rent of 4-bedroom villa is approximately AED 165k per year. The 3-bed and 4-bed villas are semi-attached properties.
The detached 5-bedroom villas in Sas Al Nakhl Village offer a living area of 3,700 sq. ft. to 5,000 sq. ft. The compound contains plenty of grassy landscaped areas. The rent of a 5-bedroom villa fluctuates from AED 180k to AED 230k.
There are a few commercial offices available on rent. Office rents depend on the coverage area and the facilities provided. For instance, the lowest rent of an office in Sas Al Nakhl Village is AED 22k and the highest is AED 61k per year.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN SAS AL NAKHL VILLAGE
Sas Al Nakhl Village is a well-planned area so finding a parking spot is not a challenge. It is mainly because the residents of villas get covered parking space for two vehicles inside the villa.
There is no bus stop in Sas Al Nakhl Village. However, someone who is travelling through a public bus can use a number of buses that stop outside the area. Bus 160, 161, 163 and 218 have routes near Sas Al Nakhl Village. Taxis and private cars remain the best option for reaching this area.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
Sas Al Nakhl Village is a well-known gated residential area. There may not be everything inside the gated district but everything is within reach of residents of the area.
SUPERMARKETS IN SAS AL NAKHL VILLAGE
To fulfil the daily grocery needs of residents, there are a number of supermarkets in Sas Al Nakhl Village. Spinneys is right there in the core of the community. Also, many smaller grocery shops/baqalas are well stocked daily essentials.
Other supermarkets that are reachable are Wheatfields, Granite Supermarket, Al Haji Ahmed Supermarket and Abbas Supermarket, all at a drive of 15 minutes.
CHURCHES, TEMPLES AND MOSQUES IN SAS AL NAKHL VILLAGE
There is an array of churches in Musaafah which are less than 15 minutes away from Sas Al Nakhl Village. Abu Dhabi Assembly of God Church, All Saints Anglican Church and Mar Thoma Church are a few that lie close to each other and residents of Sas Al Nakhl Village can easily reach any of these.
There are no temples in Abu Dhabi as yet but there will be one by the year 2020. Meanwhile, Hindu residents will have to travel to the Shiva and Krishna temples in Bur Dubai. Sikh residents can visit the New Gurudwara Abu Dhabi in Musaffah.
Abu Dhabi is known for its beautiful mosques. It is even home to the country’s largest mosque, Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque which is visited by millions of tourists throughout the year. There are many mosques in Sas Al Nakhl Village. Sas Al Nakhl Village Mosque is on the opposite side of Spinneys. Apart from it, the grand Shaikh Hamdan Bin Muhamad Al Nahyan Mosque, Khalifa Ghaith Mosque and Maryam Khamis Al Hamili Mosque are in the neighbouring area of Al Maqta.
SCHOOLS NEAR SAS AL NAKHL VILLAGE
The biggest concern for families looking to settle in Sas Al Nakhl Village is finding a perfect school for their kids. This is because the area is not primarily situated in the centre of the city where the residents get various educational options. However, there are multiple schools in the surrounding areas. In fact, families already residing in the area face no difficulty in selecting an educational facility.
Preschoolers can be admitted to Al Forsan Nursery, Bright Kids Nursery and International Montessori Nursery as they are within a drive of 10 minutes from the residential district.
Numerous schools near Sas Al Nakhl Village are easily reachable. ADNOC Schools Sas Al Nakhl is located 5 minutes from the community and follows the American curriculum. GEMS American Academy offers both the American and International Baccalaureate (IB) curriculum, The British International School Abu Dhabi offers the IB and British curriculum.
Other schools near Sas Al Nakhal include Al Yasmina Academy, The International School of Choueifat and Raha International School. All these schools are well-known throughout the UAE and have established campuses in different regions.
Khalifa University - SAN Campus is just 5 minutes away for residents pursuing higher education.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR SAS AL NAKHL VILLAGE
There are numerous healthcare centres and hospitals near Sas Al Nakhl Village. NMC Royal Hospital Khalifa City lies in the neighbouring residential area at a distance of 13 minutes. Danat Al Emarat Hospital for Women and Children is 12 minutes away.
To get medical assistance, Al Maqta Healthcare Center, Canadian Medical & Rehabilitation Center and Dr. Fawzia Khalfan Medical Clinic can be reached in 10 minutes or less.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS NEAR SAS AL NAKHL VILLAGE
There are a few smaller malls near Sas Al Nakhl Village but the more grand and well-known malls of Abu Dhabi are at some distance. One exciting mall in Al Maqta is The Souk at Qaryat Al Beri which is a blend of modern and traditional styles. It is a waterfront mall with a bunch of retail options, it is connected to the Shangri-La Hotel Qaryat Al Beri.
Al Seef Village Mall and Mushrif Mall are roughly 20 minutes away. Other malls such as Al Wahda Mall, Khalidiyah Mall and Madinat Zayed Shopping Centre are 25 to 30 minutes away.
RESTAURANTS IN SAS AL NAKHL VILLAGE
La Brioche is the only restaurant in Sas Al Nakhl Village, it is a French restaurant that has several branches in all Dubai and Abu Dhabi. Castlerock restaurant is located on the outskirts of the community, it serves Indian cuisine.
There is a mix of restaurants near Sas Al Nakhl Village. From small cafeterias that have limited items in their menu to casual dining restaurants, all are at a few minutes from Sas Al Nakhl Village. Closely located restaurants include Bu Tinah Restaurant, Burger Hut, Al Marsa Al Shaabi Restaurant and File Inn Restaurant.
Fine-dining restaurants can be found in nearby hotels. Popular options include Marco Pierre White Steakhouse & Grill in Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, the Indian eatery Ushna and The Meat Co in The Souk at Qaryat Al Beri.
BEACHES NEAR SAS AL NAKHL VILLAGE
Abu Dhabi is surrounded by the Arabian Gulf, and there are many public and private beaches that are reachable from different parts of the capital city.
Yas Beach is 22 minutes away, it is a popular public beach. The most visited beach of Abu Dhabi, Corniche Beach is barely at a drive of 24 minutes where visitors can jog or take bicycle rides along the beautiful coastal beach. Abu Dhabi Beach does not have as many amenities as the other beaches but it is close to Corniche Beach.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
For people who enjoy playing golf, Abu Dhabi Golf Club is 5 minutes away. It offers a 27-hole championship golf course and even night golf. It has a golf shop, golf academy and dining options. Sports enthusiasts can try their hand at any of the activities offered at Al Forsan International Sports Resort. The large complex offers equestrian sports, watersports, motorsports, shooting ranges and more. Al Forsan is just 5 minutes away from the area of Sas Al Nakhl Village.
Residents looking for nightlife options can visit Yas Island, it has many bars, hotels and malls. Yas Island is roughly 22 minutes away from the Sas Al Nakhl community.
The landmark of the city that is located close by and less than 9 km away from Sas Al Nakhl Village include Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque. It is an architectural marvel and every year thousands of people visit it to witness the beauty of this grand structure.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
The community park in Sas Al Nakhl Village has a special play area for kids. Resident can also avail the clubhouse facility in Sas Al Nakhl Village. Among others, the amenity list also includes a swimming pool which is the central focus point of the area. There is a well-maintained temperature controlled pool guarded by lifeguards all the time.
For fitness enthusiasts, Junior Gym and Lion Gym are there in the neighbouring area of Al Maqta. Mprove fitness centre is also reachable with a 10-minute drive.
Gossip Day Spa is near La Brioche Restaurant in the premises of Sas Al Nakhl Village while Nona Colonna Ladies Salon is in Al Maqta at a distance of 10 minutes. Other salons which lie near Al Forsan Village are Tips and Toes, Hajer Ladies Salon and Charm Slimming and Beauty Center.
Sas Al Nakhl Village has a Facebook group called: Sas Al Nakhl Village Residents Only. This group discusses events in the community and nearby areas as well as other community-related topics.