Barcelo Residences, Dubai Marina
About Barcelo Residences, Dubai Marina
Dubai Marina is a waterfront community featuring more than 200 luxurious residential towers, a seamless road network, plenty of tourist attractions, cafes, hotels, restaurants and a picturesque marina with luxury yachts. According to Bayut’s H1 Market Report for Dubai 2020, it is one of the most popular areas to buy and rent apartments in the city.
Amongst many residential developments in Dubai Marina, you will find Barcelo Residences, a 40-storey hotel apartment building. Part of the Barcelo Hotel Group, the construction of the tower started in 2009 and was completed in 2015.
Barceló Residences has some of the best hotel apartments in Dubai Marina. Offering fully furnished, spacious and beautiful serviced apartments, one can choose from studio, 1 and 2-bedroom apartments as well as 4-bedroom penthouses. Tower amenities include covered parking space, a kid’s play area, an outdoor swimming pool and a fully equipped gymnasium. The hotel apartment building also has a comfy lounge and offers laundry and concierge services. It appeals to those looking for Dubai Marina apartments for sale.
One can spot Barcelo Residences Dubai near Al Falea Street and Al Mamsha Street. King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Suad Street and Sheikh Zayed are in proximity to the high-rise tower. Residents can find multiple restaurants and tourist attractions such as Mom’s Food Restaurant and JBR Beach within easy reach.
IN A NUTSHELL
- Type of building: Residential
- Location: Dubai Marina
- Developer: Barcelo Hotel Group
- Date of completion: 2015
- Number of floors: 40
- Number of units: 260 units
- Unit type: Studio, 1, 2 and 4-bedroom apartments and penthouses
- Amenities: Gym, spa, outdoor swimming pools and kids’ play area
Facilities in Barcelo Residences, Dubai Marina
Guests can use covered parking in Barcelo Residences for free. Each unit gets at least one spot in the reserved, covered parking area.
There are multiple high-speed elevators in Barcelo Residences.
Security, Central Air-Conditioning and Maintenance Services
The high-rise tower has a 24-hour CCTV security system to ensure the safety of guests. All rooms have air-conditioning to maintain a comfortable temperature. Daily room cleaning service is offered free of charge.
Gym and Fitness Facilities
Fitness facilities include a state-of-the-art gym in Barcelo Residences and an outdoor swimming pool.
Entertainment wise there is a children’s play area, landscaped garden, sauna and steam room. The hotel apartment building also has a lounge area.
Concierge and Guest Services
There is a large lobby in Barcelo Residences to welcome guests and visitors and 24-hour concierge services.
Apartment Types in Barcelo Residences
Guests can choose from studio to 3-bed apartments and 4-bedroom penthouses in Barcelo Residences. There are a total of 260 units in the tower.
Studio Apartments in Barcelo Residences
Studio flats in Barcelo Residences have covered areas of about 430 sq. ft. These units have a comfortable bed, a Wi-Fi connection, a kitchen with basic appliances like a toaster, kettle, fridge and an oven and cupboards.
1-Bedroom Apartments in Barcelo Residences
1-bedroom flats in Barcelo Residences have covered areas ranging from 685 sq. ft. to 700 sq. ft. There is an open-style, fully fitted kitchen, a large living room, a guest bathroom and a master bedroom with an attached bathroom and built-in cabinets. The unit has an additional smaller bathroom for added privacy.
Deluxe, superior 1-bedroom rooms have covered areas of about 968 sq. ft. These luxurious units offer stunning views of the Dubai Marina. Visitors can find a fully equipped kitchen, a double bed, two TVs, two bathrooms and a living room.
2-Bedroom Apartments in Barcelo Residences
2-bedroom apartments in Barcelo Residences have covered areas of 1,325 sq. ft. There are two bedrooms with attached bathrooms and separate wardrobes. Each unit also has an open-style, fully fitted kitchen, a large living room and a guest bathroom. One of the bedrooms has a double bed while the other includes two single beds. There are two LED TVs in the flat.
Deluxe 2-bed units have covered areas of about 1,506 sq. ft. The two bedrooms have comfy beds and the two fully equipped bathrooms have a bathtub and a range of toiletries to make the stay satisfactory. Residents can enjoy impressive views of the sea and Dubai Marina.
Penthouses in Barcelo Residences
Penthouses in Barcelo Residence have covered areas exceeding 3,500 sq. ft. There are four bedrooms with balconies offering views of the Marina. Residents can find two rooms with double beds and two bedrooms with two single beds each.
The fully equipped kitchen comes with a kettle, a Nespresso coffee maker and branded cutlery and tableware. There are five fabulous LED TVs in the penthouse along with five fully equipped bathrooms, an additional bathroom and a spacious living room.
Most Popular Apartment Types in Barcelo Residences, Dubai Marina
Based on searches conducted by users on Bayut.com over the past 12 months
According to the searches on Bayut, the most popular apartment types in Barcelo Residences are the 2-bedroom apartments. 1-bed flats get the second spot.
Rental Trends in Barcelo Residences
- 1-bed apartment for rent in Barcelo Residences is available for AED 125k.
- Renting a 2-bed flat in Barcelo Residences would cost AED 180k.
Apartments for rent in Barcelo Residences range from 125k to AED 180k. They are a good choice for those looking for short-term rentals in the city. One can rent apartments in Dubai Marina at a starting price of AED 58k.
Transportation near Barcelo Residences
Guests can find numerous modes of transportation near Barcelo Residences including taxis, buses, metro and tram.
Bus Stations near Barcelo Residences
Residents can find Jumeirah Royal Meridien 1, Bus Stop serviced by Bus 8, Bus 84 and Bus N55 within walking distance from Barcelo Marina.
Metro Stations near Barcelo Residences
DMCC Metro Stationis just a 10-minute drive away from Barcelo Residences, Dubai Marina.
Tram Stations near Barcelo Residences
The closest tram station near Barcelo Residences is Jumeirah Beach Residence 1 at an 8-minute walking distance.
Restaurants near Barcelo Residences
Popular restaurants near Barcelo Residences include:
- Mom’s Food Restaurant
- The Talk Restaurant
- Bistro Des Arts
There are multiple restaurants within walking distance of the building. Mom’s Food Restaurant, a Mediterranean Restaurant, is a 5-minute walk. The Talk Restaurant that serves Arabiccuisine is a3-minute drive awayand Bistro Des Arts a French Restaurant is located at a 5-minute drive away from Barcelo Residences.
Fine-dining restaurants near Barcelo Residences, Dubai are:
- Rhodes W1
- The Cavendish Restaurant
- Atelier M
Rhodes W1, which is a British restaurant and one of the best upscale restaurant in Dubai Marina, is located at a 10-minute walking distance from the tower. Atelier M is a French Restaurant at a 6-minute drive away and The Cavendish Restaurant, which offers Mediterranean cuisines is a 13-minute drive away from Barcelo Residences, Marina.
Supermarkets near Barcelo Residences
Supermarkets near Barcelo Residences include:
- Caramel Centre Supermarket
- West Zone Fresh Supermarket
- Fresh Deals Supermarket
Caramel Centre Supermarket is a 3-minute walk from Barcelo Residences, Dubai. Guests can find West Zone Fresh Supermarket, Fresh Deals Supermarket, News Box Supermarket and Carrefour City Supermarket at an 8-minute drive away from the hotel apartment building.
There are many residential buildings near Barcelo Residences. Popular ones are:
- Park Island – a luxury apartment complex
- DAMAC Marina Terrace – residential building
- Botanica Tower – residential building
Park Island is a four-tower designer apartment complex developed by Emaar. DAMAC Marina Terrace and One JBR Tower are residential buildings in proximity to Barcelo Residences, Marina.
Nearby landmarks include:
- JBR Beach
- Skydive Dubai
- Dubai Marina Mall
JBR Beach is a public beach with a kid’s playground, multiple toilets, showers, changing rooms and a wide range of restaurants and cafes. It is a 6-minute drive away from Barcelo Residences, Dubai Marina.
Skydive Dubai is where one can experience free-falling from the sky. The venue is a 9-minute drive away from the hotel building.
Dubai Marina Mall is a 9-minute drive away from Barcelo Marina. The shopping mall offers multiple retail, dining and entertainment options. The mall is a shopping paradise for its visitors, as you can find a variety of best brand stores in Dubai Marina Mall.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Barcelo Residences is located in Dubai Marina, one of the most vibrant neighbourhoods in the city. One thing to consider before moving to is that residents would have to face heavy traffic as the area tends to be congested during rush hours.