ABOUT THE ALDEA
The Villa community is a recently developed community in Dubailand and a project by Dubai properties. It is well-known for its serene and calm housing atmosphere surrounded by the desert landscape. The Villa is further divided into five segments, among which, The Aldea is one of the most sought after residential block in the community. A haven of comfort and luxury for its residents, The Aldea comprises of spacious villas whose architecture is deeply inspired by Spanish style living.
The Aldea offers ranch-style properties with closely designed courtyards, lush landscapes and 4, 5 and 6-bedrooms villas in an affordable range, mainly suited for large families. The residential complex also offers many facilities within the vicinity, such as supermarkets, cafes, retail shops, restaurants and clinics.
IN A NUTSHELL
- A secured, family-friendly community
- Landscaped area with a peaceful setting
- Affordable properties with a well-designed interior
- Spanish-styled community boasting luxurious villas of 4 to 6 bedrooms
- Closely designed private courtyards
- Close to Emirates Road (E611) that intersects with Dubai – Al Ain Road (E66)
- Near IMG Worlds of Adventure
- Al Habtoor Polo Club and Resort and Dubai Outlet Mall are close by
The Aldea is the most sought-after residential community, located between two village circles of The Villa. Residents can expect warm living spaces in a peaceful community away from the hubbub of city life. The properties express Spanish architecture sporting these amenities that are cherished by residents.
- Closely built courtyards for family gatherings and family activities
- BBQ area
- Well-floored and landscaped walking paths
- Private swimming pools
- Separate gardens inside villas
The serene residential setting comprises mostly of freehold properties. Villas on rent are also available which can suffice the family needs of average earners, and they can easily afford the annual rent.
PROPERTIES IN THE ALDEA
Villas are available for both rent and sale and come in various sizes and designs, hence preferred by both locals and expats. The properties in The Aldea are available as 4-bedroom with 4 to 5 bathrooms, 5-bedroom with 5 to 6 bathrooms and 6-bedroom with 6 to 7 bathrooms. The surface area covered by the villas ranges from 3,500 sq. ft. to 16,620 sq. ft. Price rates depend on the surface area of the property, which is:
- 4-bed villas for rent cost AED 159,999 to AED 185,000 yearly
- 5-bedroom villas for rent cost AED 149,999 to AED 220,000 annually
- 6-bedroom villas for rent cost AED 160,000 up to AED 249,990 per annum
- Buying a 4-bedroom house can cost up to AED 2.6M to AED 4.75M
- To buy a 5-bedroom villa in The Aldea, the price starts from AED 2.4M up to AED 6.2M
- The selling rates of a 6-bedroom villa in The Aldea ranges from AED 4M up to AED 6.5M
Each villa in The Aldea is a part of courtyard housing and the houses are primed with exclusive furnishing, a fitted kitchen, and spacious rooms, including a separate laundry room, maid’s room, utility room and powder room. The House structure comprises of a terrace, swimming pool, a garden and garage space with the amenities of central air conditioning and 24/7 CCTV security.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN THE ALDEA
The nearest transportation in The Aldea is Dubai Sky Courts, Nilona Residence bus station which is 40 minutes walking distance from the area. The closest Metro station Creek is located at a 25-minute drive close to Al Khail Road. Business Bay and Burj Khalifa/Dubai Mall Metro Station on Sheikh Zayed Road are 23 to 25-minute drive from the area. Residents can also avail hailing cab services by booking them online.
There is plenty of parking spaces in The Aldea for both residents and visitors. The spacious villas in the community offer gracious car parking space in the garage, as well as outside on the street.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS NEAR THE ALDEA
The Villa community offers a shopping arcade that includes supermarkets, cafes and restaurants. Spinneys, the famous supermarket is located in the community and is a preferred grocery store for residents. Dubai Silicon Oasis is located at a 15-minute drive from the area, which has supermarkets like Carrefour, Timeplus Supermarket and Spring Green Park Supermarket. Some other supermarkets near The Aldea are K.P Mart Supermarket, Lifco Supermarket Dubai Land and West Zone Fresh Supermarket, which are all located at a driving distance of 8-minutes.
MOSQUES IN THE ALDEA
The closest mosque in The Aldea is Masjid Aisha Umm Al Mu’mineen, which is the central mosque and is located within the community, just 4-minutes away. The Masjid Mosque is located at a 6-minute drive. There are a few other mosques located near the community, named Al Waha Masjid at a 14-minute distance, Global Village Mosque and DSO Masjid are just 15-minutes away.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR THE ALDEA
The Villa community caters to a mix of cultures hence the facility of temples are churches are found quite close to the area. Nearby churches in The Aldea include Tim and Wendy 67 (8 minutes away) and City Hill Global Church Dubai (20 minutes away). Emirates Baptist Church in Al Barsha 2 is a 20-minute drive away. For the Hindu community, Zodiac Temple and India Harnath Ke Jama Masjid are 28-minutes away from the area. Automech Gurdwara is a 20-minute drive for the Sikh community.
SCHOOLS NEAR THE ALDEA
The Villa community is a good learning ground for children as it offers a Kids Zone Nursery and The GEMS First Point School, which are located within the vicinity. Schools near The Aldea, located at a short distance are:
- Indian International School
- GEMS Wellington Academy
- Dunecrest American School
- Zayed University
GEMS Wellington Academy, 17-minutes away from the area, is an International School that follows British Curriculum. It focuses on strong individual development by offering extra curriculum activities from the beginning. Indian International school is the second best choice for residents as it focuses on advanced learning. Located at a 22-minutes’ driving distance from the area this school also offers secondary education.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR THE ALDEA
The residents of this community will have no trouble finding hospitals during the time of emergencies as there are some general hospitals and clinics near the The Aldea, which include:
- Dubai London Clinic
- Nad Al Sheba Hospital
- Mediclinic Parkview Hospital
- MultiCare Medical Centre
Multi-speciality private health care, Dubai London Clinic is located right within the community, near Spinneys. It is the longest-established specialized clinic that offers world-class services and diagnosis. Mediclinic Parkview Hospital, located at a 20-minute distance specialises in Pediatrics, Gynaecology and Bariatric Surgery.
Nearby areas of the community include:
The Aldea is centred between Sheikh Muhammad bin Zayed Road and Al Ain Road. It is located alongside Emirates Road and Sheikh Zayed Bin Hamdan Al Nahyan Street (D54) that connects the residents to the nearby well-established communities. At the south of the community, there is Al Reem in Arabian Ranches.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS NEAR THE ALDEA
The area has no shortage of well-known malls, naming a few:
- Spinneys Mall
- Dubai Outlet Mall
- City Centre Midriff
The Spinneys Mall located within the area houses a number of fashion stores and food outlets. The other well-known malls near the Aldea is Dubai Outlet Mall on Al Ain road. Besides offering a food court and retail shops it hosts family events and kids’ activities. City Centre Midriff on Sheikh Muhammad Bin Zayed Road is a swish shopping Mall that has a cinema and notable coffee houses.
RESTAURANTS NEAR THE ALDEA
People of The Aldea can enjoy all sorts of international dishes at the following restaurants:
- Oregano Restaurant
- KFC ENOC
- The Grill Pit
Offering the best Italian cuisine, the Oregano Restaurant is located in The Villa community centre. Residents can dine-in as well as get the food delivered to their houses. To satisfy fast-food cravings, KFC ENOC on the Emirates Road is a 6-minute drive. The Grill Pit in Al Habtoor Polo Resort is a fine dining restaurant that offers seafood and a number of South American dishes. Other restaurants near The Aldea include Doner Deli, Skyler’s Gourmet Bistro, Four Square Café and Restaurant located at a distance of 4 to 6-minutes drive.
BEACHES NEAR THE ALDEA
Jumeirah Beach Road is just a 30-minute drive from the area which boasts a number of beaches and resorts. The closest beaches near The Aldea are Jumeirah Beach and Public beach that are 31 minutes away. Other beach options available for residents in The Aldea are Marina Beach, Atlantic in The Palm, Sunset Beach and the Kite Beach.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
Global village, the nearby community hosts a number of activities such as:
- Cultural events
- Dance shows
- A Food street
- Shopping Street
The main attraction of the area is IMG Worlds of Adventure just 13 minutes away from the area. As the name suggests, it is an amusement park that offers a number of entertainment options for the visitors including and rides and a themed waterpark. For sports lovers, Al Habtoor Polo Resort and Club and the Arabian Ranches Golf Club is just a few minutes from the area, Global Village, a few minutes from the community is home of cultural heritage.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Residents of The Aldea has no shortage of outdoor activities and gatherings. The Aldea itself is a residential block famous for its courtyard housing design where the families can gather and enjoy mini picnics and BBQ parties. Parks and playgrounds for children are also found at every step to keep them entertained. Adults can also enjoy morning and evening walk on landscaped walkways.
For fitness and health regimes, residents can go to ROID HAPA Boot Camp Lawn and UAE Sports Academy located within the community. Zayed University Gym on Al Nahyan St. is a 14-minute drive. Alfa Gravity HQ and Nitro Gym are 13 minutes away.
A few spas and salons near The Aldea are:
- Refinery Beauty Lounge
- Fabulicious Ladies Salon
- Olive Gents Salon
- The Iridium Spa
The Iridium Spa located right next to the community can be reached within 6-minutes. There is another salon where gents can also visit, Olive Gents Salon, in the nearby cluster, The Centro is just 10-minutes’ drive. Refinery beauty lounge located at a distance of just 5-minutes provides all sorts of services to ladies including makeup and hair treatments.
Most of the festivities and events take place in nearby communities. Residents of The Aldea can enjoy different food festivals, concerts and cultural shows by driving up to Global Village and Arabian Ranches, which are the most developed areas of Dubai.
SOCIAL COMMUNITY GROUPS
A few social groups on Facebook are available for residents of The Villa community to catch up with the latest community news and plan events. Residents can join groups by the name of The Villa Community and The Villa Dubailand. A special group for mothers of the community The Villa Mums can also be found on Facebook.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Apart from enjoying the many benefits of living in The Aldea, buying houses can also prove to be beneficial as investments, because of its affordable prices and easy access of facilities, the market competition is higher. Among the many benefits of living in this esteemed community, a thing or two to consider are the bus stops and metro stations. The means to travel on foot is slightly at a stretch since the metro and bus stations are located at least an hour walking distance from the community. Residents are recommended to have their own means of transportation for easy travel.
- Located alongside the Emirates Road (611)
- Al Habtoor Polo Resort and Club is at an 8-minute distance from the area
- Sheikh Muhammad bin Zayed Road is just 12 minutes away
- Al Ain Road is 6 minutes away