ABOUT THE GRANDEUR RESIDENCES
The Grandeur Residences is a luxury residential complex situated in Palm Jumeirah. The project takes inspiration from the historical palaces of India and is designed to provide a royal lifestyle on the artificial archipelago.
IN A NUTSHELL
- Waterfront homes
- High-end apartments and villas
- Exceptional facilities and amenities nearby
- Amazing views of Burj Al Arab and Dubai Marina
Grandeur Residences are located on the largest man-made island in the world and within the exclusive The Taj Exotica Resort and Spa. Highlights of the community include:
- Private Beach
- Luxurious Spa
- Fine-Dining Restaurants
Among these spectacular features, this residential sub-community offers spacious, beachfront apartments and villas.
PROPERTIES IN THE GRANDEUR RESIDENCES
Before delving into the community lifestyle, we will first take an overview of properties in Grandeur Residences. The development comprises 200 freehold, fully furnished apartments along with 10 waterfront villas. These residential units are divided between the Mughal and Maurya blocks.
The Mughal block is further divided into the suites named after Indian kings Akbar, Shah Jahan, Jehangir and Humayun. In a similar vein, the Maurya block contains suites titled Chola, Pallava, Rajput and Indus.
Interested buyers and renters can choose between 1, 2 and 3-bedroom apartments in the sub-community.
- Rental prices for apartments range from AED 90k per year to AED 200k per year
- One can also buy an apartment for AED 1.2M to AED 3.4M
To begin with, one-bedroom apartments have a covered area of 1,100 sq. ft and comprise a master bedroom, one bathroom and 2 balconies. Facilities include a common pool, a gym and basement parking.
- 1-bedroom apartments for rent cost between AED 90k to AED 110k per year
- You can buy a 1-bedroom flat for up to AED 1.5M
Moving on, the complex also has 2-bedroom apartments with coverage areas going up to 3,800 sq. ft. These units comprise 2 ensuite bedrooms with built-in wardrobes with one or two additional bathrooms. You also get an excellent open living/dining space, kitchen with breakfast bar, maid’s room, powder room and a balcony providing gorgeous sea views.
- Rental prices for 2-bedroom units range from AED 118k to AED 130k per year
- One can also buy a 2-bed apartment for up to AED 3M
Next, we have 3-bedrooms featuring the same world-class facilities but with added space. These units are ideal for small families.
- You can rent a 3-bedroom apartment for up to 200k per year
- Sales prices for 3-bedroom flats range from AED 2.6M to AED 3.4M
In addition, one can also opt for 3-bedroom penthouses. These are spacious and luxurious dwellings, with coverage areas going up to 5,600 sq. ft. These opulent units have 3 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms and a huge terrace with fantastic sea views.
- Sales prices for penthouses range from AED 5.5M to AED 7.5M
Residents can also buy or rent villas in the complex. The villa cluster is also named after the famous Indian king, Ashoka.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN THE GRANDEUR RESIDENCES
When we talk about transportation in The Grandeur Residences, one has to consider the location of this residential complex as well. Grandeur Residences are located on the crescent of Palm Jumeirah, which means it takes more than 15 minutes to reach the mainland by car.
Public transportation on Palm Jumeirah includes monorail that connects the island to mainland Dubai. Specifically, the monorail takes you from the Atlantis to the Gateway station at the entrance of The Palm.
One can also travel via Dubai tram (or light rail) that connects residents to places like Dubai Marina and Jumeirah Beach Residence.
Taxis are also readily available near the sub-community. Those travelling on their own vehicles will readily find parking spaces in Grandeur Residences.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS NEAR THE GRANDEUR RESIDENCES
In terms of amenities, one can find several grocery stores, minimarts and supermarkets near The Grandeur Residences. For daily shopping needs, residents can visit the Cherry Express Minimart, located just a minute away from the complex. Other supermarkets on Palm Jumeirah include Quick Buy, Organic Foods & Cafe and West Zone Supermarket.
MOSQUES NEAR THE GRANDEUR RESIDENCES
There’s only one mosque near Grandeur Residences, which is the Abdul Rehman Siddik Mosque. Located on the trunk of Palm Jumeirah, this mosque has a unique glass design and features separate prayer areas for men and women.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR THE GRANDEUR RESIDENCES
Moving on, churches near The Grandeur Residences include the Seventh-Day Adventist Church, Fellowship Church and Emirates Baptist Church.
Likewise, Hindu temples near Grandeur Residences include Shiva Temple, ShrinathJi Temple and Shirdi Sai Baba Mandir.
SCHOOLS NEAR THE GRANDEUR RESIDENCES
When it comes to education facilities near the sub-community, there are a few schools on the island itself, while others are located in nearby communities.
Schools near The Grandeur Residences include:
- Abdullah Darwish School
- Dubai American Academy
- GEMS Wellington International School
Among these schools, Abdullah Darwish is the closest in proximity, being located on frond F of Palm Jumeirah. On the other hand, Dubai American Academy is located in Al Barsha community, 20 minutes away from Grandeur. This is a US curriculum school that offers both the US High School Diploma as well as the International Baccalaureate (IB) program.
In addition, those who prefer the UK curriculum can send their kids to GEMS Wellington Academy. For young kids, there are several nurseries near Grandeur Residences, such as:
- Redwood Montessori Nursery
- Asya’s Nursery
- Blossom Palm Jumeirah
In addition, there are some music, arts and dance centres on Palm Jumeirah for kids who want to pursue their interests.
Finally, universities near Grandeur Residences include the American University of Dubai, Middlesex University and the University of Wollongong. These and other universities are located in Dubai Knowledge Park, located 10 minutes away from the community.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR THE GRANDEUR RESIDENCES
With regards to medical facilities, there are no hospitals on the island. The closest hospitals near The Grandeur Residences on the mainland include::
- Al Zahra Hospital Dubai
- Canadian Hospital Dubai
- Emirates Hospital
Al Zahra Hospital is located on Sheikh Zayed Road (E11) in Al Barsha, and is an internationally accredited hospital. With a capacity of 187 beds, the hospital offers a range of specialized services, such as anaesthesia, ER, ENT, general surgery and ICU.
Having said that, there are several clinics near Grandeur Residences on the island itself, such as:
- Al Das Medical Clinic
- Dr Joy Dental Clinic
- ConfiDent Dubai Palm
Not to mention, the nearest pharmacy is the Seif Pharmacy, located at The Pointe.
Grandeur Residences is one of several residential communities in Palm Jumeirah, located close to XXII Carat. The closest areas in Dubai include:
These areas, especially Dubai Marina, are tourist hotspots, known for the leisure attractions as well. Other communities located slightly farther from Palm Jumeirah include the Jebel Ali area and Mirdif.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS NEAR THE GRANDEUR RESIDENCES
Let’s now talk about the shopping scene near the complex. Malls near Grandeur Residences include The Pointe Palm Jumeirah Mall and Golden Mile Galleria.
The Pointe is one of the newest malls in Dubai, featuring over 70 shops and a line-up of restaurants. The mall, however, has gained popularity for its brand new promenade featuring dancing fountains. Pointe has outlets for jewellery, perfumes and beachwear, along with service outlets as well.
Golden Mile Galleria Mall is located towards the entrance of Palm Jumeirah. It is a community mall serving the neighbourhood with retail stores, restaurants and a Spinney’s anchor store.
Before moving on, it is also important to note that the construction of Nakheel Mall is in its final stages. This will be the newest development by Nakheel on Palm Jumeirah, opening further shopping and leisure options for those living in Grandeur Residences.
RESTAURANTS NEAR THE GRANDEUR RESIDENCES
Let’s talk a bit about dining options near the sub-community. Palm Jumeirah, being a popular destination in Dubai, has a host of casual and fine dining restaurants, along with cafes, bars, and lounges.
Restaurants near Grandeur Residences include STAY by Yannick Alleno, which is a fine-dining establishment within walking distance. It features outdoor seating so you can enjoy amazing water views along with an exquisite menu.
One can also head to The Pointe, where there is a range of casual eateries and lounges. Examples include:
- Pizza Hut
- Argentina Grill
- Asian District
- Chalet Berezka
Finally, you can even go to Club Vista Mare on the Palm Jumeirah Trunk. Here you’ll find a great line-up of restaurants, such as Gursha Ethiopian Restaurant, Breeze Beach Grill and Ibn Al Bahr.
BEACHES NEAR THE GRANDEUR RESIDENCES
Considering its location on an Island, it’s redundant to talk about beaches near Grandeur Residences.These residential units come with private beach access.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
Palm Jumeirah itself is a landmark location in Dubai. It is also a great outlet for leisure activities in the emirates. This is especially true for those who love water-based activities. Examples include:
Once again, all these attractions are located on the island itself. Other points of interest include Reels Cinema at Golden Mile Galleria, where one can catch all the latest movies. Not to mention, the soon to be complete Nakheel Mall is also going to feature a VOX Cinemas complex that will comprise 15 theatres spread over 60,000 sq. ft.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Along with recreational activities, the neighbourhood also offers a lot to those who prefer an active lifestyle.
For example, there are several outdoor leisure and fitness facilities near The Grandeur Residences, including jogging tracks. Not to mention, Palm Jumeirah has several as well, such as Boardwalk and Al Ittihad Park which is also called Palm Jumeirah Park.
For those who like to keep fit, gyms near Grandeur Residences include:
- Fit Box Gym
- Fitness First
- Little Gladiators (gym for kids)
Likewise, beauty salons near The Grandeur Residences include:
- Vanilla by Jelena
- Esthetic Sense
- The Loft Fifth Avenue
Moreover, there’s also the Bridal Makeover bridal shop in the area.
There are several avenues for community events near Grandeur Residences, especially The Pointe and Golden Galleria Mall.
SOCIAL COMMUNITY GROUPS
Grandeur Residences residents can stay connected with the wider community via the Palm Jumeirah Bulletin/News Facebook Group.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
All in all, living in The Grandeur Residences is a unique and luxurious experience that comes with a high price tag. Grandeur Residences offer a peaceful, beach-living experience away from the city centre.
- On Palm Jumeirah, between Dubai Marina and Burj Al Arab
- 20 minutes from Downtown Dubai
- 15 minutes from Dubai Marina
- Dubai International Airport is 25 minutes away