Sharqan is a luxurious residential community located close to the Arabian Gulf in Sharjah. The properties in Sharqan consist of old and ultra-modern villas. This impressive neighbourhood is located close to educational institutes, a huge range of dining options, medical clinics and beaches, all within a 5-minute drive.
IN A NUTSHELL
- Sharqan is located in the third most popular city in the UAE, Sharjah.
- It comprises of modern villas and commercial offices
- Amenities such as schools, clinics and restaurants are in proximity
- 4 to 5-bedroom villas are available for rent and sale
- These villas have modern facilities along with a swimming pool and garden areas
Many amenities such as banks, commercial offices and sports facilities are easily available for the residents. For entertainment purposes, you can enjoy a good family outing at the serene beaches of Sharjah or dine out at top-notch restaurants in the area.
PROPERTIES IN SHARQAN
The residential villas in Sharqan reflect the essence of life in Sharjah. The budget-friendly properties in Sharqan are a mix of residential villas for sale and rent. The villas for rent in Sharqan are well-constructed residential units with spacious interiors and beautiful exteriors. These villas feature master bedrooms, central air-conditioning facilities, a well-equipped kitchen and elegant bathrooms. Facilities such as private swimming pools, garden spaces and separate parking areas are also available for residents.
The villas in Sharqan generally range from 4 to 5-bedrooms and come with different amenities depending on the floor area. The minimum rent for a 4-bedroom villa starts from AED 65k and goes up to AED 120k yearly. For a 5-bedroom villa, the minimum rent is AED 100k. It goes up to AED 140k for a 10,000 sq. ft. 5-bedroom villa.
Apart from renting, people who are willing to invest in the luxurious community can also buy a villa in Sharqan. You can buy 3,800 sq. ft., 4-bedroom villa for AED 1.5M while you can also get an 8,000 sq. ft. villa for AED 4M. A 5-bedroom residential unit in Sharqan can be bought in the range of AED 2.6M to AED 4.5M.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN SHARQAN
Finding parking spaces in Sharqan is not an issue for visitors and residents. Residents get their personal covered parking spaces inside the villas. Depending on the size of the villa, two to three cars can be parked. Visitors can park on the streets or right outside the villa they are visiting.
People who use public transport can travel via buses. Bus E400 operates in the area and connects to key parts of Sharjah. Residents usually prefer to use their own vehicles or hire taxis during rush hour.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
Sharqan has countless amenities and facilities which makes it a desirable community.
SUPERMARKETS NEAR SHARQAN
It is easy to find a grocery store to shop for fresh produce and other essentials in the nearby areas. The Al Sharq suburb is located next to Sharqan and features many supermarkets. Al Madina Supermarket, Burj Al Buteenah Supermarket, Craft Supermarket and Binnys Supermarket are some popular supermarkets near Sharqan.
Apart from the local stores, Carrefour Market is located in My City Centre Nasseriya, a 4-minute drive away.
CHURCHES, TEMPLES AND MOSQUES IN SHARQAN
Sharqan is surrounded by many beautiful mosques which are either within walking distances or a few minutes drive from the area. 'Thee Alnorayn Mosque' is known for its beautiful interior is located at the centre of the community. Ja'afr Ibn Abi Talib Mosque is another popular mosque in Sharqan and residents can also visit Harith Ibn Alno'man Mosque, Al Quds Mosque and Al Bara Bin Azeb Mosque for their spiritual needs.
Churches near Sharqan are usually located in the Al Yarmook district, 11 minutes away. Here you can find St. Michael’s Roman Catholic Church, the Russian Orthodox Church and Sharjah Marthoma Parish. Whereas, the Hindu and Sikh community will have to travel for 30 minutes to the Bur Dubai area to reach Shiva Temple, Sikh Gurudwara and the Shirdi Sai Baba Mandir.
SCHOOLS NEAR SHARQAN
Younger children can be enrolled in Al Khaleej Nursery, Al Amal Kindergarten and The Canadian Preschool, all of which are located in the community. Older students can choose from Al Amaal English High School which follows the Pakistan curriculum, The Emirates National School which offers the Indian curriculum and National Charity School which follows the Ministry of Education's curriculum. Sharjah Autism Centre for special children is also located within a 3-minute drive.
University City Sharjah houses some of the best higher education options in the region. It can be reached in 20 to 25 minutes from Sharqan.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS IN SHARQAN
There are a few clinics in Sharqan such as NMC Medical Centre, Sharqan and Emirates International Medical Center. Other nearby medical facilities include Aster Clinic, Al Sarraf Specialist Clinic and NMC Medical Centre, Maysaloon.
The nearest hospitals from Sharqan are Zulekha Hospital and Emirates European Hospital in Al Sharq, rechable in under 5 minutes. To The east of Sharqan residents will find Kuwait Hospital in the neighbouring Al Qadisiya district.
Another villa community, Al Qadisiya is located to the east of Sharqan. It is similar to Sharqan as it also consists mainly of 4 to 5-bedroom villas. To the north is the Al Heerah Suburb while if you go south, you will find Bu Tina. The waterfront areas of Al Fisht and Al Muntazah can be found on the western side. They have plenty of amenities that the residents of Sharqan can benefit from.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS NEAR SHARQAN
Matajer Al Mirgab, one of the popular malls near Sharqan is a popular retail centre. It caters to the basic lifestyle needs of visitors. The mall has 25 retail outlets including a Carrefour Market, multiple restaurants, cafes, banks and a bakery. For entertainment purposes, families can visit Magic Planet located within the mall. People can also visit Al Shaab Village for almost everything they want to do. Be it shopping or enjoying thrilling rides at the amusement park or watching movies, all can be done here. There are a variety of food options in the food court too.
Another popular mall includes My City Centre Nasseriya, which is a smaller community mall located 5 to 8 minutes away.
RESTAURANTS IN SHARQAN
There are a few restaurants in Sharqan. Sadaf Restaurant is the most popular one, it offers a calm ambience and a variety of Middle Eastern dishes. For a casual hangout, people can visit Rona Restaurant in Sharqan. If you are looking for Italin dishes then visit Broccoli Pizza & Pasta. Mado Sharjah is also located near Al Muntazah Street serving Turkish treats while Arjwan Restaurant located near the Sharjah Beach Resort is known for its Lebanese dishes.
BEACHES NEAR SHARQAN
One of the best upcoming tourist attractions in Sharjah is Sharjah Beach. It is located at a 5-minute drive where people can enjoy the light sea breeze. It is currently being developed to add to the amenities offered in the area. Another public beach near Sharqan is Al Khan Beach, which is located at a 12-minute drive away.
If you want a luxurious beach experience you can visit the 4-star hotel, Coral Beach Resort Sharjah. The resort has many dining options and an airy beachfront.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
Residents of Sharqan enjoy a ton of leisure activities. Usually, people rush to Sharjah Beach due to its proximity. Residents also like to visit the local malls where they can enjoy shopping, dining and watching movies. The amusement park located in Al Shaab Village is also a hot attraction. Otherwise, there is also an ice rink, billiards centre, 7D Cinema and a children's funhouse.
Popular landmarks in Sharqan include some popular parks such as Al Fisht Park, Al Qadisiya Garden and Al Qadisiya Park. Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilization and the Sharjah Art Museum are also a 12-minute drive from the area.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Let's look at the activities Sharqan offers, the community has something for everyone. The quiet walkways, sports and recreational centres, dedicated salons and play areas can keep everyone engaged in their own activities.
There are plenty of fitness centres for workout enthusiasts in the nearby areas such as Al Asly Fitness, Atlantis Fitness and Al Nabaa Gym. Located in Al Naseeriya, Toronto Star Body Building is a popular gym offering state-of-the-art facilities at reasonable rates. For ladies, Lamsat Heba Ladies Training Centre, Manal Ladies Salon and Lilas Beauty Centres are popular salons that provide all the beauty services.
Most community events take place in Al Shaab Village such as traditional local dances or its weekly cultural nights. People also celebrate religious events such as Eid and Christmas with enthusiasm here.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
If you're trying to find the perfect community, look no further than Sharqan. Being a family-friendly neighbourhood with lots of amenities such as schools, medical clinics, supermarkets and malls, one can settle down here. The villas have a beautiful design with utmost luxuries at affordable rates as compared to Dubai and Abu Dhabi. The are does, however, require residents to have their own vehicles when commuting.
- Sharjah Beach is a short 5-minute drive away
- Sharjah Art Museum is under 15 minutes away
- The emirate of Ajman lies at a distance of 18 minutes
- You can reach Sharjah International Airport in 22 minutes
- University City Sharjah can be reached in 25 minutes