Developed by Emaar, Zulal is a sub-community in the Lakes comprising townhouses and villas. The community offers an extensive range of residential options with many offering lake views. The development is built amidst the famous golf courses of Dubai; Montgomerie Golf Club and the Emirates Golf Course.
The residential community is in proximity to Dubai Marina, Dubai Internet City, Dubai Media City and Knowledge Village. Every major attraction of Dubai can easily be accessed by residents of Zulal. Even the mighty Burj Khalifa can be reached in less than 18 minutes.
IN A NUTSHELL
- 3 and 4-bedroom townhouse and villas
- Free-hold property with 36-villas facing the lake
- Gated community with 24-hour security
- Located near Sheikh Zayed Road (E11)
The Lakes community is divided into 6 neighbourhoods. Zulal is a water-front sub-community having a total of 302 units, 36 of which are lake-facing villas. The residential area has different types of units featuring B, C, D, E and F category floor plans
Popular points of interest near Zulal are:
- Lakes Football Pitch
- Turning Pointe Dance Studio
- Dog Park
PROPERTIES IN ZULAL
Properties in Zulal include 3, 4-bedroom townhouses and villas with covered areas ranging from 2,158 sq. ft. to 3,492 sq. ft. You can also rent villas in Zulal sub-community.
- The starting price to rent a 3-bedroom villa in Zulal is AED 150k.
- Rental prices for 4-bedroom homes in Zulal range from AED 90k to AED 115k.
You can also buy villas in this residential community, but prices vary according to the availability of houses.
- One can expect to pay anywhere between AED 2.6M to AED 3.65M for a 3-bedroom home in Zulal.
- 4-bedroom villas for sale in Zulal range from AED 2.8M to AED 5M.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN ZULAL
Residents can comfortably travel via their own transportation in Zulal. If you prefer to travel by bus or metro, then there is nothing to worry about. The nearest bus station is situated at Red Diamond, JLT an 8-minute drive away from Zulal. While Nakheel subway station is at a distance of 6-minutes.
Each townhouse and villa has multiple parking spaces in Zulal. You have covered parking space for 2 cars while there are extra spaces on the street for visitors.
AMENITIES, SCHOOLS AND HEALTHCARE
SUPERMARKETS NEAR ZULAL
One can find many supermarkets in the surrounding areas. The nearest supermarket is Carrefour Market, a 9-minute drive away from Zulal. You can also visit Zoom and West Zone Supermarket for fresh vegetables and fruits. These are only a 10-minute drive away.
Other supermarkets near Zulal include Day Mart, Choithrams Green and F Mart Supermarket located in The Greens community. These are a 10-minute drive away from Zulal.
MOSQUES NEAR ZULAL
The nearest mosque is Wahid Masjid in Springs 7, which is an 8-minute drive away from Zulal. For Jumma prayers, The Grand Muhammad Bin Ahmed Al Mulla Mosque can be found at a distance of 14-minutes near the Marina.
Other Mosques near Zulal include Tiffany Mosque, which is at a distance of 7 km, or an 11-minute drive away from the sub-community. Masood Naqvi Mosque is situated in Lailak 3rd Street and is roughly a 12-minute drive away from Zulal.
OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP NEAR ZULAL
Zulal is a diverse sub-community home to residents and visitors of different cultures. One can expect to find many places of worship near Zulal.
The closest church is Fellowship, situated in Knowledge Village, a 10-minute drive away from the area. The Seventh Day Adventist Church of Dubai is also situated in the same area.
The nearest temple is the Gurunanak Darbar in Jebel Ali Village located at a distance of 12.5 km or a 14-minute drive away from the area.
SCHOOLS NEAR ZULAL
There are quite a few Schools and nurseries near the neighbourhood.
Nursery options include:
- Raffles Nursery Lake, a 3-minute drive away from the location
- Jebel Ali Village Nursery, a 2-minute walk
- British Orchard Nursery – Media City is 9 minutes away
Schools near Zulal are 5 to 12 minutes away from the community and include the likes of
- Regent International School
- Dubai International Academy
- American School of Dubai
Regent International School is an International School for EYFS. The school offers a British curriculum and is equipped with world-class learning facilities.
There are two universities located at an 8-minute drive away from Zulal. The first is Saint-Petersburg State Economic University, Dubai. The second is Synergy University Dubai.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR ZULAL
The closest clinics and hospitals near Zulal are:
- Saudi German Hospital, a 9-minute drive away
- Al Zahra Hospital in Al Barsha-1, a 12-minute drive away
- Amanda Surgical Centre, JLT, an 8-minute drive away
Clinics near Zulal include American Hospital Clinic, situated in Al Barsha-3 at a distance of 8.2 km or a 12-minute drive.
Mediclinic Meadows located in The Springs community is also a good facility to get a routine check-up done.
Zulal is located in the centre of The Lakes community. Sub-Community is close to other residential communities and entertainment destinations.
Residential communities near Zulal are:
Entertainment destinations near Zulal include:
- Day and Night Jet Ski – a 14-minute drive to the location
- Monika Khan Club, located at a 9-minute distance from the area
- Magic Planet – an amusement park
Another entertainment destination near Zulal is Aqua Fun, JBR. It is at a 15-minute distance from the residential community. Panda Boo located in Umm Suqeim community is 12.5 km or a 16-minute drive away from the area. Wild Wadi Waterpark is a 19-minute drive away from Zulal.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS NEAR ZULAL
There are many malls near Zulal. The nearest shopping mall is the Green Souk, located in The Greens, an 8-minute drive from the sub-community.
Other shopping malls near Zulal include:
- The Springs Souk
- Karji – Barsha Mall
- Trident Grand Mall
You can also find Dubai Marina Mall after driving for about 5.2 km or 7 minutes. Nakheel Mall is almost 10 minutes away from the neighbourhood.
RESTAURANTS NEAR ZULAL
Residents are spoilt for options considering the number of local and international restaurants near Zulal. Famous names include:
- Reform Social and Grill
- Nandos Greens
- Carine Restaurant
- Wagamama – Japanese Restaurant
- Qwerty Restaurant
A popular eatery near Zulal is Baldwin Restaurant & Cafe. It offers breakfast, soups, starters, main course and dessert.
BEACHES NEAR ZULAL
There are three beaches near Zulal. You can reach these beaches within 15-minutes.
Also the nearest option, JBR Beach is a family-favourite spot due to its clear waters, street walk and flea market. The second popular choice is the Marina Beach. It is a public beach where you can have a Barbeque or even a family picnic. The third is Pine beach, which is at a 10-minute distance from Zulal sub-community.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
The closest landmarks are:
- Wall of Old Dubai
- Al Fahidi Historical Neighbourhood
- Al Shindagha Tunnel
The Zulal residential community is close to some notable landmarks of Dubai. It is at a distance of 30 minutes from the Wall of Old Dubai, the oldest building in the emirate that was built in 1787. Then there is Al Fahidi Historic Neighborhood, a district which dates back to the 1890s.
Al Shindagha Tunnel is another landmark close to the residential community. It is the oldest and the busiest tunnel serving almost 50,000 vehicles daily.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Residents living in Zulal stay energetic at the:
- The Lakes football pitch
- Desert Safari
- NRG Fitness
For outdoor activities, children can fully utilise the Lakes football pitch to learn and play football. The most popular activity for many residents and visitors is the Desert Safari. As it has become a must-do activity regardless you’re visiting or living in Dubai.
To keep their fitness regimes on track, residents of Zulal community can train at NRG Fitness. The facility is a 9-minute drive away from the neighbourhood.
Salons and spas nearby include:
- The Nails SPA - Forat
- Mashael Beauty Salon
- Feldvoss Salon - JLT
Salons near Zulal include the Nails Spa in Forat; it’s a 3-minute walk from the area. You can also visit Mashael Beauty Salon and Feldvoss Salon. Both are located in JLT, a 10-minute drive away from Zulal. These salons provide services such as haircuts, manicures, pedicures and more.
Zulal is located in the heart of The Lakes Community and welcomes people from all backgrounds. The area celebrates many community events such as Christmas, Chinese New Year, Diwali, Halloween, Eid and more.
SOCIAL COMMUNITY GROUPS
Those looking to keep in touch with their fellow community members can join the Facebook group called Meadows, Lakes, Springs Community – Dubai.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Living in Zulal is a popular option for families as it is a gated community with 24-hour security. The thing to consider before moving to Zulal is that only a handful of houses offer the lake view and the rest have views of the community.