ABOUT SOMERSET MEWS
Situated in the serene locality of Jumeirah Village Circle, Somerset Mews is a residential community which features modern abodes to reside in. The residence sits at a prime location in JVC and provides access to many key locations of the city.
IN A NUTSHELL
- Boasts a prime location in JVC
- Features 4-bedroom villas and townhouses
- Elegant interiors and high-quality finishing
- Has a supermarket next door
- A few minutes walk from JSS International School
Standing amidst extensive landscaping – the community embodies a healthy lifestyle.
Popular points of interest in Somerset Mews are:
- Spacious layouts
- Ample outdoor spaces
The locality is ideal for families. Providing a safe and calm environment, Somerset Mews offers generous houses with state-of-the-art amenities.
PROPERTIES IN SOMERSET MEWS
Properties in Somerset Mews consist of townhouses and villas. These come in 4-bed configuration. The built-up area ranges from 2,400 sq. ft. 5,300 sq. ft.
Buying townhouses in Somerset Mews is a great option for residents as well as investors. The community is a part of JVC, a neighbourhood which is considered to be among the most popular areas to invest in Dubai.
- You can rent as well as buy villas in Somerset Mews.
- The prices for 4-bed villas are starting at AED 2M
- The locality features several lavish townhouses for sale as well.
- The sale price of 4-bed townhouses start at AED 2M and go up to AED 2.5M
Featuring bright and open spaces, the houses in the community have superior finishing and modern interiors. Each unit comes with six bathrooms. There is a modern fully-fitted kitchen. You can also find a maid’s room. The living spaces are adorned with beautiful floor-to-ceiling windows. Some of the units have private lifts.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN SOMERSET MEWS
Several parking spaces in Somerset Mews are available. Each villa come parking spots for two vehicles. Visitors can park their cars on the nearby streets.Many options are available when it comes to transportation in Somerset Mews. One can catch a bus at Le Grand Chateau Block A 1 bus stop that takes only three minutes to reach on foot. Dubai Internet City Metro Station 2 is located at a 13-minute drive. You can also call taxis online through Careem, Uber or any other digital cab app.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS NEAR SOMERSET MEWS
There are many supermarkets near Somerset Mews. One doesn’t have to endure the hustle of venturing too far away to shop for daily grocery and basic necessities. Jyothi Supermarket is located in the neighbouring building at a walk of two minutes. All Day supermarket and BROZ Grocery also take 7 minutes to reach on foot.
For larger grocery hauls, you can head to Spinneys near Reef Residences or Carrefour City in Dubai Sports City. Both of these options take a drive of fewer than ten minutes.
MOSQUES IN SOMERSET MEWS
There are many mosques near Somerset Mews. Saleh Mohammad Bin Lahej is a 5-minute walk. Its construction is near completion and soon residents of Somerset Mews will be able offers prayers. The mosque adjacent to Circle Mall takes 13 minutes to reach on foot. Quite popular among the locals, Masjid JVC is a well-known mosque in the neighbourhood at a walk of fifteen minutes.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP IN SOMERSET MEWS
One can conveniently access several churches near Somerset Mews. Casa de Oración Torre Fuerte takes a drive of ten minutes to reach. Fellowship Church is situated 14-minute drive away in Al Sufouh. You can also head to The Emirate Baptist Church in Al Barsha 1, 15-minute drive away.
Those looking for temples near Somerset Mews can drive towards Bur Dubai. It is home to the Shiva Temple and takes 30 minutes to reach via car. The popular place of worship takes a drive of half an hour to reach via car. Gurunanak Darbar Sikh Gurudwara in Jebel Ali is accessible after a 20-minute drive.
SCHOOLS NEAR SOMERSET MEWS
A school near your house is a blessing. One doesn’t have to be worried about the extensive commutes of their child, especially in the scorching summers. JVC is among the best residential areas near schools in Dubai.
Nurseries near Somerset Mews:
- Ladybird Nursery
- Kids World Nursery
- The Wonder Years Nursery
Schools near Somerset Mews:
- JSS International School
- Nord Anglia International School
- Global Indian International School
JSS International School is located adjacent to Deccan Delight restaurant at a walk of 6 minutes. Following the curriculum laid down by Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE), the academy offers high-standard education from foundation stage to senior secondary (11 & 12). The overall program includes collaborative and experiential learning through interactive sessions and role-plays.
Parents can also access Global Indian International School, a learning centre which offers CBSE and IB curriculums. It takes 10 minutes to reach via car. Nord Anglia International School is another notable options in Al Barsha South at a 12 minutes drive. Following the National Curriculum for England, the English school nurtures its students in a competitive and healthy environment.
You can also find several options for higher education. Some universities near the community include Middlesex University, Abu Dhabi University, University of Wollongong and the University of Manchester. All these options are reachable after a drive of fewer than fifteen minutes.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR SOMERSET MEWS
The clinics and hospitals near Somerset Mews are:
- Karama Medical Centre
- IMC Medical Center
- Aster Clinic
- Al Zahra Hospital
There are many clinics near Somerset Mews. Karama Medical Centre only takes five minutes to reach on foot. The Medical Centre operates throughout the week, except for Fridays. Another notable option is IMC Medical Center in Al Barsha. The health institution is known for providing services in many specializations, especially for beauty and personal care such as cosmetic surgery, beauty & anti-aging and many more. The clinic also has doctors in paediatrics, family medicine and gynaecology. You can access it after a 10-minute drive.
The Al Barsha community also houses a few hospitals including Saudi German Hospital and Al Zahra Hospital. Both of these options are accessible after a drive of ten minutes. Al Zahra Hospital Dubai or AZHD has 187 beds spread over different departments with modern equipment and facilities. AZHD offer specialized services in an array of departments including Ophthalmology, Orthopaedics, Pathology and many more.
Somerset Mews sits close to many well-known landmarks in JVC such as Le Grand Chateau, Arezzo 1 and Fortunato. Residents of the community have easy access to numerous localities. Some of the popular areas are:
- Dubai Sports City
- Al Barsha
- Motor City
From the southern side, the community is located close to Dubai Sports City – a verdant neighbourhood known for housing many sports academies. On the northern and eastern sides, you can find sub-communities of Al Barsha. You can also reach Motor City community after a short drive of ten minutes.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS NEAR SOMERSET MEWS
There are many shopping malls near Somerset Mews. Some of the prominent ones are:
- Circle Mall
- The Springs Souk
- City Centre Me’aisem
Situated within JVC, Circle Mall is a shopping complex at a walk of 10 minutes. The mall is spread over 400 sq. ft. and features numerous options for shopping. Some of the highlights of Circle Mall are:
- 2 department stores
- Multiscreen cinema
- Numerous f&b outlets
Another popular shopping mall near the community is City Centre Me’aisem – a lifestyle and entertainment hub, 12-minute drive away. The shopping destination boasts an array of retail outlets and eateries. It is home to Carrefour – a popular hypermarket chain, Sun and Sports – a famous sportswear brand and H&M – a unisex clothing brand. The shopping complex also houses the well-known entertainment venue, Magic Planet – an indoor fun spot for kids as well as adults.
RESTAURANTS NEAR SOMERSET MEWS
Another perk of living in the verdant community is you are just a few minutes walk away from popular restaurants in JVC.
Restaurants near Somerset Mews:
- Pide Keyfi
- Pulcinella Restaurant
- Sticky Rice
- Al Karya Bakery
Pide Keyfi - a Turkish restaurant, is located 6 minutes away via car. Unwind at the cosy place over delectable appetizers like Cigarette Borek and Hummus or the restaurant's famous pide (Turkish pizza) like four seasons, pide mix and doner pide. Socialicious, 7-minute walk away, features flavourful Asian fare. The stylish spot is known for its pleasant ambience. To try some mouth-watering Italian cuisine, head over to the Pulcinella Restaurant restaurant in Dubai Sports City. It takes 10 minutes drive to reach.
BEACHES NEAR SOMERSET MEWS
You can find many beaches near Somerset Mews. Some of best beaches in Dubai are located at a drive of around 15 minutes. Known for its clean water and white sand, Al Sufouh Beach is the closest coastal destination. The place is perfect for quick beach-side getaway and family picnics. It also offers stunning views of Palm Jumeirah and Burj Al Arab. JBR Beach is another popular beach near the locality. Water sports, traditional camel rides and beach-side dining are some of its highlights.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
Leisure spots within residents’ proximity include:
- The Els Club
- Dubai Marina Yacht Club
- Dubai Autodrome
The Els Club, a golfing venue in Dubai Sports City, is located 10-minute drive away. Spanning 67,000 sq. ft., the club features a lush 18-hole golf course with four sets of tees. The golfing destination features many top-notch facilities including member’s lounge, corporate and conferencing facilities, locker rooms, and a few dining options. You can also relax in the sauna or Jacuzzi.
You can also witness the different types of yacht cruises in Dubai Marina. The spectacular yachts offer a unique boating experience in the gleaming blue water. It tours around the famous landmarks of the city and offers astounding views of the city’s skyline from a distinctive vantage point. You can also enjoy activities like snorkelling or swimming while you are wandering in the marina. It takes a drive around 19 minutes to reach via car.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
JVC is known for its extensive landscaping. Some of the parks near the locality are:
- Community park near JVC petrol station
- Community park near Haven Villas 1
- Sabar Park
Somerset is surrounded by numerous park. All of these takes fewer than five minutes to reach on foot. Whether it is a brisk jog or just a stroll along with the lush greenery, the extensive landscaping around the neighbourhood allows to rejuvenate.
You can also find many gyms near Somerset Mews. R Boot Camp holds fitness sessions in the park that is adjacent to Diamond Views 2, 8-minute walk away. Chin Up and Backyard are located within JVC at a walk of 10 minutes. You can also access the FitRepublik Fitness Center in Dubai Sports City, 9-minute drive away.
Salons and Spa near the community are:
- Dial A Nail
- BerryCut Beauty Salon
- Better Beauty Salon
Dial A Nail and BerryCut Beauty Salon are located adjacent to the locality and take three minutes to reach on foot. You can also head to Better Beauty Salon near All Day supermarket, 7-minute walk away. Elle et Il Ladies Saloon is located near Broz Grocery is another option that also takes a walk of seven minutes to reach.
Jumeirah Village Circle has a calm and serene character. The locality doesn’t host any grand events. However, a few family-friendly events are organized in neighbourhood such as Kids’ Festival, JVC Community Event, JVC Spring Festival and Pet Shelter.
SOCIAL COMMUNITY GROUPS
To stay updated and in touch with fellow dwellers, there a few Facebook groups which you can join such as ‘Jumeirah Village Circle‘ and ‘Jumeirah Village Circle Residence’
THINGS TO CONSIDER
The prime position of the locality enables residents to avail living and recreational facilities. One thing to consider is that there is no direct access to the metro. However, this is not a problem for residents since the community has its own bus shuttle services and you can access a metro after a few minutes drive.