ABOUT UMM AL THUOOB
Umm Al Thuoob is a mixed-use neighbourhood in Umm Al Quwain. It is neighboured by Umm Dera, Hezaiwah, Al Atheab, Al Shebeakah and Meshara. Those working in the district enjoy direct access to Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road (E311) and the arterial E11 highway. Also, Umm Al Thuoob UAQ is close to urban amenities and leisure attractions such as Dreamland Aqua Park.
IN A NUTSHELL
- A mixed-use area in Umm Al Quwain
- Majorly commercial with a few apartment buildings
- Easy access to the multiple main roads
- Supermarkets, restaurants and mosques in proximity
- Close to Umm Al Quwain Airport (QIW)
Umm Al Thuoob is a mixed-use area in Umm Al Quwain. It has several commercial properties, and there are residential units for workers and employees. Easy access to roads, supermarkets and local eateries encourages workers to live here.
Properties in Umm Al Thuoob UAQ
Properties in Umm Al Thuoob UAQ include commercial plots, industrial lands, factories, showrooms, shops, warehouses and labour camps.
The neighbourhood has residential buildings dotted around offering apartments in various configurations. These residential units feature spacious bedrooms, built-in wardrobes, bathrooms, a kitchen, free maintenance, cleaning facilities and 24-hour security.
RENTAL TRENDS IN UMM AL THUOOB
Few commercial properties are available for rent in the district. You can rent a shop in Umm Al Thuoob for AED 45k yearly. Whereas, annual rents for warehouses in Umm Al Thuoob can fluctuate between AED 32k and AED 649k. The rental price for labour camps in Umm Al Thuoob falls between AED 11k and AED 198k.
SALES TRENDS IN UMM AL THUOOB
Those looking to buy commercial properties can find warehouses for sale in Umm Al Thuoob for AED 400k. There are a few commercial plots for sale in Umm Al Thuoob priced at AED 400k. The sale price for Industrial lands in Umm Al Thuoob ranges from AED 859k to AED 1.3M.
Transportation and Parking Spaces in Umm Al Thuoob UAQ
Commute is not a problem with a network of main roads and highways in closer proximity. Residents with private conveyance can find designated parking spots in apartment buildings. The commercial area also has truck access and parking facilities.
Public Transportation in Umm Al Thuoob
For public transportation in Umm Al Thuoob UAQ, one has to rely on the Umm Al Quwain Bus Stop, accessible via E11 at a 16-minute drive by car.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
Supermarkets in Umm Al Thuoob
Umm Al Quwain (UAQ) is a culturally rich city. And there is no shortage of restaurants, parks, schools and supermarkets in Umm Al Quwain.
Grocery stores and supermarkets in Umm Al Thuoob include:
- Meera Supermarket
- Sahara Supermarket
- Al Ameera Supermarket
All of these options and more local grocers are within the community, easily accessible from the residential area.
Churches, Temples and Mosques in Umm Al Thuoob
Mohammed Salem Melehi Mosque and Mosque Senaeya are present in the area to facilitate Muslim members of the community.
For Christian residents, Our Lady Of Arabia Catholic Church near Umm Al Thuoob UAQ is a 17-minute drive away. IPC Umm Al Quwain in the Old Town area is a 26-minute drive by car. Whereas, there are no Hindu temples in Umm Al Quwain at the moment.
Schools and Universities in Umm Al Thuoob
There are no nursery schools within the area, but some are located in neighbouring communities. These include Al Dana Private Nursery, Baby Zone Nursery and Butterflies Nursery.
Families with school-going children will find several reputable schools near Umm Al Thuoob. These include a co-educational setup The International School of Choueifat UAQ, The Elite American Private School and the Sharjah American International School UAQ. These schools are a 5 to 10-minute drive away.
Clinics and Hospitals in Umm Al Thuoob
For medical facilities, there are few clinics and hospitals near Umm Al Thuoob. Residents mostly rely on Crystal Family Dental Care located opposite the new Lulu Mall, near Chocolala, Al Lazeema building, Umm Al Quwain. Al Ra’afa Clinic is a community health centre in Al Raafah.
Sheikh Khalifa General Hospital is located in Al Salamah, opposite the Ministry of Social Affairs – Umm Al Quwain, UAE. It is managed by NMC Healthcare and offers state-of-art healthcare services for gastroenterology, dermatology, dentistry and other diseases.
Sheikh Khalifa Specialty Hospital (SKSH) is located on Al Shohadaa Road, Exit 119 – Ras al Khaimah. It is one of the top hospitals in Ras Al Khaimah, offering medical and healthcare facilities in various departments. This 264-bed hospital has seven general wards, including three male wards, three female wards, a mixed ward, alongside a VIP ward. The hospital has three ICUs, including a medical ICU with 20 beds and a cardiac ICU with 10 beds.
Umm Al Thuoob is well connected to most areas in the emirate. Well connected by the E11 Highway, the neighbourhood is located close to the Mangrove Beach.
Hezaiwah and Al Atheab UAQ are adjacent to Umm Al Thuoob. Al Rafaah is also in the vicinity. Apart from its immediate neighbours, Al Bogh, Al Door and Shanteer are in proximity.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
Malls near Umm Al Thuoob
The closest shopping mall near Umm Al Thuoob is China Mall UAQ in Al Atheab. Other shopping malls nearby are City Mall and the Mall of UAQ.
Restaurants in Umm Al Thuoob
Numerous restaurants in Umm Al Quwain are worth visiting. Restaurants in Umm Al Thuoob include:
- Sun Cafeteria
- Ritaj Restaurant
- Al Manar Restaurant and Cafeteria
These are some local eateries within the area. Other restaurants with international delicacies include Ikkas Restaurant, Lailas Restaurant, 5 Star Restaurant and Kannaur Malabar Restaurant.
BEACHES NEAR Umm Al Thuoob
One of the things that most people enjoy is a trip to the beach. For Umm Al Thuoob residents, the closest beach sides include The Mangrove Beach, Clams Beach, UAQ and Khor Al Beidah. Umm Al Quwain Beach is located at a 23-minute drive via E11.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
Abandoned Flight Umm Al Quwain and Curved Island are the prominent landmarks nearby. Those looking for leisure attractions can visit Dreamland Aqua Park located on Umm Al Quwain’s scenic coastline. It is one of the largest water parks in the UAE and has thrilling rides, slides and attractions for people of all ages. Those visiting the Aqua Park can visit Twister, Kamikaze, Twisting Dragons, Black Hole and Mighty Go Round. Even the children can have a great time at Dreamland Aqua Park as it features two pools and play areas, dedicated entirely to kids aged 3 and above. Adventurous souls can also enjoy camping facilities at Dreamland Aqua Park.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
There are plenty of outdoor spaces and parks in the neighbourhood where residents can unwind. The nearest ones are UAQ Mangrove and H. H. Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Park.
Fitness enthusiasts can find a few gyms near Umm Al Thuoob. These include Miami Ladies Gym, VIP Training Fitness and Xtra Sports Badminton Academy.
Salons in the neighbourhood are Smart Salon, Gulf Salon, Al Arab Gents Salon, Noor Al Shams Salon, Freeway Salon, Noor Al Shams Salon and Al Hayath Hairdressing Salon.
There are two community centres namely Al Yasmin and Arietis Labour accommodation in the area. Residents can visit them to attend events that are organised throughout the year.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Spacious accommodation and lack of temples for Hindu families residing in the area could be one thing to consider. This, however, may change in the coming years.
FAQs about Umm Al Thuoob
Where is Umm Al Thuoob located?
It is a mixed-use community in Umm Al Quwain, UAE, close to Dreamland Aqua Park and Umm Al Quwain Airport.
How far is Dubai from Umm Al Quwain?
Dubai is roughly 48 minutes drive via Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road/E311.
- Umm Al Quwain Airport is 10 minutes away
- Umm Al Quwain Beach is 23 minutes away
- Umm Al Quwain Hospital is 24 minutes away
- Al Arabi Sports and Cultural Club is 24 minutes away