ABOUT SHARJAH INDUSTRIAL AREA 6
The central commercial hub of Sharjah, Industrial Area, is located close to the Sharjah – Dubai border. Because of the proximity to the city’s waterfront attractions and recreational centres, Industrial Area residents can enjoy the best of both the metropolises. The massive industrial region is subdivided into a total of 18 smaller districts. Sharjah Industrial Area 6 is one of the popular neighbourhoods in Sharjah Industrial Area.
Industrial Area 6 enjoys a strategic location in the city. It is bounded by University City Road (S120) from the north and Maliha Road (S112) from the south. Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Road (S116) is easily accessible from the area, and since it’s part of Industrial Area Sharjah, workers in the area can conveniently commute to the other emirates.
Sharjah Industrial Area 6 is a mixed-use area featuring multiple residential buildings, retail shops, warehouses, labour camps, industrial lands and commercial developments.
IN A NUTSHELL
- A part of the Industrial Area Sharjah
- Well-connected to major roads in Sharjah
- Mainly offers commercial properties
- Limited residential properties are also available
- Close to Sharjah Cricket Stadium
- Major leisure attractions are located nearby
Popular points of interest in Sharjah Industrial Area 6 are:
- Proximity to sports destinations such as Sharjah Cricket Stadium
- Retail shops and manufacturers
- Presence of basic amenities
It is an industrial sub-community with heavy traffic on roads during the day. Workers and residents can enjoy easy access to supermarkets, schools, restaurants and places of worship.
PROPERTIES IN SHARJAH INDUSTRIAL AREA 6
Commercial properties in Sharjah Industrial Area 6 include shops, warehouses, labour camps, factories, and industrial land for rent.
Shops for rent in Sharjah Industrial Area 6 have covered areas ranging from 200 sq. ft. to 850 sq. ft. One can rent these units for AED 35k to AED 40k yearly.
With covered areas ranging from 3,830 sq. ft. to 40,000 sq. ft., you can find a range of warehouses for rent in Sharjah Industrial Area 6 depending on your requirements. The rental prices vary from AED 70k to AED 1M.
Labour camps for rent in Sharjah Industrial Area 6 covering an area of 12,722 sq. ft. are available for AED 592k.
Commercial properties in the area include factories and industrial lands.
You will find residential properties for rent in Sharjah Industrial Area 6 at affordable prices. Apartments for rent in Sharjah Industrial Area 6 are ideal for workers who cannot commute long distances daily. One can mostly find 2-bed units for rent, typically with floor areas of 1,050 sq. ft., for AED 25k.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN SHARJAH INDUSTRIAL AREA 6
There are dedicated parking spaces in Industrial Area 6 Sharjah for both commercial and residential developments.
Public Transportation Industrial Area 6, Sharjah
Those relying on public transportation in Industrial Area 6, Sharjah will easily find bus stations on Maliha Road. The closest bus stops are Sharjah, Maliha Road, 2nd Industrial Junction A 1 & 2, Sharjah, Maliha Road, 2nd Industrial Junction B 1 & 2 and Sharjah, Maliha Road, Municipality Office 1 & 2. These are accessible within 6 to 9-minute driving distance from the community. Taxis are also a convenient mode of public transportation in the neighbourhood.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS IN SHARJAH INDUSTRIAL AREA 6
There are a plethora of supermarkets in Sharjah Industrial Area 6 to cater to the grocery needs of residents. These include Bonanza supermarket, Wahat Al Madina SuperMarket, Royal Mart Supermarket, Tareeq Al Madina Hypermarket, Al Irshad Supermarket, Hibat Al Madinah Supermarket, Bidoor Al Madeena Supermarket, Dar Al Amana Supermarket and Department Store and Al Maghmour supermarket LLC Branch 1. These are around 5 minutes away from the district.
MOSQUES IN INDUSTRIAL AREA 6, SHARJAH
There are four mosques in Industrial Area 6. These include Um Almo’amneen Zainab Mosque, Khalid Amin Building Mosque, Wooden Cabin Masjid and Awis Bin Sabit Masjid.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR INDUSTRIAL AREA 6
There are plenty of churches in Sharjah. Located in Al Yarmook community, at a distance of 12 minutes from Industrial Area 6, you will find St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Amazing Grace Church & Ministries, St. Martin’s Anglican Church, Sharjah Marthoma Church, Apostolic Church and others.
SCHOOLS IN SHARJAH INDUSTRIAL AREA 6
Parents can find few nurseries at a 7 to 8-minute driving distance from Industrial Area 6. These include:
- Happy Kids Nursery
- Al Farawlah English Nursery
- Roqaya Nursery
As for primary and secondary level education, there are some renowned schools in Industrial Area 6. These are:
- The International School of Choueifat
- GEMS Our Own English High School
- Al Shola Private School
- Far Eastern Private School (FEPS)
The International School of Choueifat located on University Road is a part of the international SABIS Group and offers the SABIS curriculum.
GEMS Our Own English High School is a part of the renowned GEMS Education Group, OOEHS Sharjah. It offers the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) curriculum from Kindergarten to Grade 12. With state-of-the-art facilities, it is one of the best Indian schools in Sharjah. You can find this school at a 6-minute drive by car.
Al Shola Private School is another option located on University Road at an 8-minute drive by car. Far Eastern Private School is located at Sulaiman Traffic Signal, University City Road, Mughaidir Suburb at a 7-minute drive from the sub-community.
Those willing to pursue higher education can find few universities near Industrial Area 6 at an 11 to 13-minute driving distance. These include Lincoln University of Business and Management and York St John University UAE.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR INDUSTRIAL AREA 6 SHARJAH
For healthcare services, there are plenty of clinics near Industrial 6 Sharjah at a short driving distance. Some popular choices include:
- Thumbay Clinic Sharjah
- Zeenat Alshifa Medical Centre Sharjah
- Samnan Medical Centre – Sharjah
- Dr Anwar Pasha Medical Clinic
Thumbay Clinic Sharjah is a network of family clinics set up as a part of Thumbay Group. Its specialities include General Surgery, General Medicine, Radiology, Pediatrics, Cardiology, Gynecology, Ophthalmology, Dermatology, Diagnostics and Pharmacy. The clinics also act as appointment centres for the Thumbay Group hospitals. It is one of the top clinics in Sharjah located at Samnan Street at an 8-minute drive by car.
Zeenat Alshifa Medical Centre Sharjah is located at Halwan Suburb at a 9-minute drive away. Samnan Medical Centre is a skincare clinic and Dr Anwar Pasha Medical Clinic is an eye care centre located at Halwan Suburb, Samnan at a 9-minute driving distance.
Hospitals near Industrial Area 6, Sharjah include:
- Al Qassimi Hospital
- Thumbay Hospital Daycare
- Aster Hospital Sharjah
Al Qassimi Hospital provides medical services across multiple specialisations. Facilities available at the hospital include operating rooms, cardiovascular department, outpatient clinics, paediatrics and physiotherapy. It is one of the largest government hospitals in Sharjah.
Thumbay Hospital Daycare is located on University City Road, Muweilah, at an 8-minute driving distance. It offers specialised medical services in Paediatrics, Dental, ENT, General Surgery, Orthopaedics, Internal Medicine and Obstetrics & Gynaecology.
Aster Hospital is located in Bu Daniq at an 11-minute drive.
Industrial Area 6, Sharjah is near major roads like Maliha Road, Second and Third Industrial Streets and University City Road. These roads give access to neighbouring communities such as:
- Al Shahba
- Industrial Area 5
- Industrial Area 3
- Industrial Area 12
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS IN SHARJAH INDUSTRIAL AREA 6
Those looking for shopping malls near Sharjah Industrial Area 6 can find:
- Ramez Mall
- Mega Mall Sharjah
- City Center Sharjah
- Al Majaz Mall
Ramez Mall in Industrial Area 5 is accessible at a 6-minute drive by car.
Mega Mall Sharjah is a 4-storey mall offering a variety of fashion, electronics stores, Mega Mart, restaurants, cinemas and an indoor theme park. It is located on Istiqlal Street in Bu Daniq, near the Immigration Office in Sharjah at a 10-minute drive away.
Some popular shops in Mega Mall Sharjah are:
- Victoria’s Secret
City Centre Sharjah is one of the popular retail destinations, developed and managed by Majid Al Futtaim Properties. It boasts 143 global and local brands, a hypermarket, a 12-screen VOX Cinemas and many dining options. For entertainment, you can also visit the Magic Planet with your family. The mall is a 13-minute drive away.
Ranging from fashion, accessories, kids shops, beauty and perfumes, pharmacy, optical shops and homeware to electronics and home appliances, popular shops in City Centre Sharjah are:
- Baby Shop
Mega Mall Sharjah and City Centre Sharjah are both counted amongst the best malls in Sharjah.
Al Majaz Mall in Al Majaz 3 is approximately 14 minutes away from the area.
RESTAURANTS IN SHARJAH INDUSTRIAL AREA 6
You will find a few restaurants in Sharjah Industrial Area 6:
- Awal Al Tareeq Restaurant
- Wahat Al Madina Restaurant
- Fakhr Sialkot Restaurant
- Abdul Rahman Restaurant
- Al Madina Restaurant
- Sindh Palace Restaurant
- Al Fadhl Al Afghani Restaurant
Those visiting Mega Mall Sharjah can enjoy dining at the renowned outlets in the food court. Popular choices include:
- Papa John’s
- Burger King
- Pizza Hut
One will also find a few restaurants in Mega Mall Sharjah. These include Pizzaro and Chili’s. Both restaurants are located on the third floor of the mall.
BEACHES NEAR SHARJAH INDUSTRIAL AREA 6
Those who want to enjoy a beach picnic can find the best beaches in Sharjah at a 19 to 21-minute drive away. Popular beaches near Sharjah Industrial Area 6 are Sharjah Beach, Al Mamzar Beach and Al Khan Beach.
Sharjah Open Beach is a 200,000 sq.m of shoreline featuring five beach sections, five distinctive plazas, wall-mounted benches and waterfront promenade. One can find shaded lounges, cycling tracks, food trucks, prayer areas and changing facilities at the Sharjah Beach.
Al Mamzar Beach is known for its water sports, picnic areas with BBQ facilities and a jogging route. It is a part of Al Mamzar Beach Park. Apart from having fun at the beach, one can also enjoy other interesting things in Al Mamzar Beach Park. These include organising a picnic, BBQ facilities, water sports activities and outdoor games.
At Al Khan Beach, you can enjoy water sports like kayaking, kite surfing or banana boat riding. You can also play beach volleyball or simply soak up the sun.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
Sharjah Cricket Stadium is a popular attraction at a 5-minute drive away by car.
For recreational purposes, there are numerous leisure attractions near Sharjah Industrial Area 6. These include:
- Al Montazah Park
- Pearls Kingdom Water Park
- Al Majaz Waterfront Park
- Al Qasba
Al Montazah Park is categorised into two sections; an amusement park and a water park. The water park offers a variety of exciting rides, slides, pools, a Ferris wheel and a cafe. The amusement park section is popularly known as the ‘Island of Legends.’ It is located opposite the Flag Island, at a 14-minute driving distance.
Pearls Kingdom Water Park is a new addition to Al Montazah Park. It features exciting speed slides, water slides and tube rides. The pools and splash zones are key attractions enjoyed thoroughly by visitors of all ages. It is located on Al Khalidiyah Bridge Flag Island, at a 15-minute drive by car.
Al Majaz Waterfront Park is located in front of Khalid Lake in Al Majaz. It is a family-friendly destination that attracts visitors of all ages. Some key attractions include Sharjah Musical Fountain, a mini-golf course, lush green landscapes, walking and jogging tracks, facilities for cycling, a Splash Park and numerous dining options. It is accessible at a 15-minute drive.
Al Qasba Sharjah is one of the most popular family-friendly destinations. It features several creative venues such as the Al Qasba Theatre, Maraya Art Centre and Farat Qaddouri Music Centre. Other must-visit attractions include the Musical Fountain, Kids Fun Zone, Sharjah’s boat tours, Water Kart, BYKY Go Kart. It is located on Al Khan Corniche Street opposite Al Khan Lagoon.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Outdoor activities near Sharjah Industrial Area 6 mostly involve visiting parks. These venues are located within a 9 to 11-minute drive by car.
- Al Darari Park
- Al Shahba Park
- Al Abar Park
- Al Ghubaiba Park
- Abu Shagarah Park
Talking about the beautiful parks in Sharjah, one can head towards Abu Shagrah Park that has playgrounds, kid’s play areas and walking tracks located amidst the greenery.
Sports enthusiasts can find the renowned Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah Football Stadium and Al Madina Cricket Academy in proximity.
Some popular gyms near Industrial Area 6 are Oxygen Body Fitness Gym, Class 1 Fitness Center, CrossFit Hayat, Fit Capital, Ajyal Sports Center and Rashaqte Fitness. All of these are located within a 5 to 7-minute distance by car.
As for the salons and spas, you will find many in the nearby districts. The nearest ones are:
- Sasha Beauty Salon
- Ghada Fahs Beauty Salon
- Al Joory Al Ahmar Beauty & Henna Salon
Ladies can head down to any of these salons for a self-grooming session.
Expo Centre Sharjah in Al Khan organises various trade shows and commercial activities related events. The venue located on Taawun Street.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Industrial Area 6, Sharjah is a commercial district that offers easy access to public transport links. However, amenities such as schools, hospitals and community parks are located a bit far away.