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Elite Sports Residence 5, Dubai Sports CityReady

Elite Sports Residence 5, Dubai Sports City



About Elite 5 Sports Residence

When we speak of residential developments in Sports City, Elite Sports Residence is an impressive collection of ten towers spread across the neighbourhood. Here we will focus on Elite Sports Residence 5. The project was launched in 2008 by Triplanet International FZC and was completed in 2014. Elite Tower 5 is a high-rise building featuring a mix of studios, 1-bedroom and 2-bedroom apartments for rent and sale.

Dubai Sports City is a sought-after area in Dubai for investors. As the name implies, the area is a haven for sports lovers and fitness fanatics. It is home to the Dubai International Cricket Stadium as well as the ICC Academy. It also offers a blend of commercial and residential units, making it one of the most vibrant communities in all of Dubai.

In A Nutshell

  • Type of building: Residential
  • Location: Dubai Sports City
  • Developer: Triplanet International Ltd.
  • Date of completion: 2014
  • Number of floors: 21
  • Number of units: 250
  • Unit type: Studios, 1 and 2-bed apartments
  • Type of Ownership: Freehold
  • Amenities: Gym, swimming pool for both adults and kids, infinity pool, BBQ area, kids play area


Facilities in Elite 5 Sports Residence


To start off, facilities in the building include basement parking. Each buyer/tenant gets at least one spot from the available parking in Elite 5 Sports Residence Sports City.


There are three high-speed elevators in Elite 5 Sports Residence, Sports City providing fast and convenient access to all floors.

Event Space

The building also has a BBQ area which is a focal point of social interaction among residents.

Security, Central Airconditioning and Maintenance Services

Residents get 24-hour security services. The building is also covered by CCTV cameras. Regular maintenance is also among the facilities offered to residents in Elite 5 Residence, Sports City. District cooling services are provided by Emicool.

Gym and Fitness Facilities

Being located in Dubai Sports City, the building offers excellent facilities to keep residents fit and active. These include separate gyms in Elite 5 Sports Residence, Sports City and health clubs for men and women. The high-rise also has a spa, steam room and sauna facilities for both men and women.

Lifestyle Amenities

Moving on, lifestyle amenities include swimming pools for both kids and adults. These are premium infinity pools with temperature controls. There’s a prayer room for religious observance as well. The ground floor also has a retail section.

Concierge and Guest Services

There is a lobby area with a front desk to assist residents and their guests at all times.


Pets are allowed in Elite 5 Residence, Sports City. Overall, Dubai Sports City is a pet-friendly area.

Safety Features

Safety features in the building include:

  • Fire alarms
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Designated fire escape routes

Written signs are also provided to help residents respond to emergencies.

Apartment Types in Elite Sports Residence 5

Interested buyers and tenants will find studio, 1 and 2-bedroom flats in Elite Sports Residence 5.

Studio Apartments in Elite 5 Sports Residence

Covered areas for studio apartments in Elite 5 Residence Sports City range from 420 sq. ft to 550 sq. ft. These units have high-quality finishes and come fitted with wardrobes and appliances. Studios in the tower also have one bathroom.

1-bedroom Apartments in Elite 5 Sports Residence

Moving on, 1-bedroom apartments in Elite 5 Sports Residence Sports City have covered areas ranging from 800 sq. ft to 850 sq. ft. These units have one en-suite bedroom with wardrobes along with an additional bathroom. There is an open-plan kitchen, fully fitted with appliances, that leads to the dining/living area. You also get balcony access from both the bedroom and the living area.

2-bedroom Apartments in Elite 5 Sports Residence

Finally, 2-bedroom apartments in Elite 5 Sports Residence Sports City have covered areas ranging from 1,200 sq. ft. to 1,250 sq. ft. These include two master bedrooms with attached bathrooms, along with a guest bathroom as well. The living room also gets abundant natural lighting from the balcony.

Based on searches conducted by users in over the last 12 months. Last updated 4 hours ago

According to Bayut, studio apartments in Elite Sports Residence 5 enjoy the highest popularity. They are followed by 1-bed apartments in the second spot. 2-bedroom flats take up the third position on the list.

Apartment TypeAverage Rental Price in AED
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Those looking to rent apartments in Elite Sports Residence 5 can expect these price trends.

For more options, one can browse apartments for rent in Dubai Sports City.

Apartment TypeAverage Sales Price in AED
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Apartments for sale in Elite Sports Residence 5 have the following pricing details.

There are various other apartments for sale in Dubai Sports City with different features and price tags.

Rental Yield in Elite Sports Residence 5

Based on searches conducted by users in over the last 12 months. Last updated 4 hours ago

1-bed apartments offer the highest ROI in Elite Sports Residence 5 of 8.84%. Studio apartments generate about 8.57% return on investment. 2-bedroom flats offer an ROI of about 7.75%.

Service Charges in Elite Sports Residence 5

General upkeep of the building
General repairs and replacements
Utilities Services
Charges for using DEWA/district cooling facilities and meters
Management Services
Owner’s association charges for managing the property
Charge for the insurance of the building
Master Community
Fees for communal facilities in the neighbourhood
Reserved Fund
Funds used for major repairs and to help maintain the yearly service charges fees
Total 13.81

These figures are based on the services charges for Elite Residence 5, Sports City* as per the Dubai Land Department. There are many different types of property service charges in Dubai. Read the guide if you are interested in buying a property in Dubai.

*Please note that these service charges are subject to change.

Dubai Transactions


Transportation near Elite 5 Sports Residence

For those who drive, the location of the tower provides quick access to Sheikh Zayed Road and Al Khail Road. One can easily connect with locations like Downtown Dubai, Burj Khalifa and Dubai Mall. Of course, commute times depend mostly on the traffic situation.

Bus Stations near Elite 5 Sports Residence

Public transportation near Elite Residence 5, Sports City includes public bus routes F29, 34 and 37. There are a couple of bus stops near the tower within a 5-minute drive.

Metro Stations Near Elite Sports Residence 5

Public transportation available includes buses and taxis as access to Dubai Metro stations from Elite Sports Residence 5 Dubai Sports City is limited. One has to drive for at least 15 minutes to reach the nearest metro stations i.e. Dubai Internet City Metro Station and Sobha Realty Metro Station.

Restaurants near Elite 5 Sports Residence

Residents of Elite 5 Tower can enjoy several restaurants in Dubai Sports City, including:

  • Nathalie’s
  • Pulcinella Restaurant
  • The Kebab Shop

Sports city isn’t just about fitness and athletics. You can also find several trendy eateries in the neighbourhood. These serve a variety of cuisines ranging from Arabic to Italian.

For drinks, one can head to the Kickers Sports Bar, which is a 4-minute drive away.

Supermarkets near Elite 5 Sports Residence

To serve the shopping needs of the residents, supermarkets near Elite Sports Residence 5 include:

  • Al Maya Supermarket 
  • Carrefour City
  • Grandiose Supermarket

All of these supermarkets are within walking distance from the tower. The nearest Carrefour City branch is located near The Matrix.

carrefour city in The Matrix
Carrefour City is located near The Matrix, DSC

In any case, residents can always head to the retail section on the ground floor for their last-minute shopping needs. You can also scout other supermarkets in Dubai to widen your options when it comes to restocking the pantry.

Schools and Nurseries near Elite 5 Sports Residence Tower

Dubai Sports City is a family-friendly community. One of the perks of living in Elite 5 Residence Dubai is easy access to top-performing schools and nurseries. Under a 10-minute drive, schools and nurseries near Elite Sports Residence 5 include:

  • Renaissance School
  • Royal Grammar School Guildford in Dubai
  • The Wonder Years Nursery
  • Kinder Castle Nursery

Renaissance School is a new US curriculum school in Dubai Sports City that is established in October 2018. As of now, the school offers education until Grade 5 but plans to add middle and high school are underway.

Royal Grammar School Guildford Dubai is a new addition to British curriculum schools in Dubai. Students can enrol in classes until Year 7. However, the school will add a secondary section in the coming years.

Nearby Buildings

These buildings are within a 5-minute walking distance of Elite 5 Residence Tower. One can find a variety of apartments available for rent and sale in these buildings.

Major Landmarks

As already mentioned, major landmarks near Elite Sports Residence 5 include:

  • Dubai International Cricket Stadium
  • ICC Academy
  • Dubai Butterfly Garden

These locations are a treat for cricket lovers. Dubai International Stadium hosts cricket tournaments and offers training facilities. The seating capacity is 25,000.

ICC Academy is one of the top cricket academies in Dubai. The Academy is a purpose-built facility right next to the International Cricket Council (ICC) headquarters in Dubai Sports City. There are excellent facilities for players of every age and ability.

Dubai Butterfly Garden is a recreational facility that welcomes tourists, adults and families. Apart from visiting butterfly domes, you can enjoy butterfly museum, Koi pond, educational area and dining options.

Dubai Butterfly garden near Elite 5 Residence
Dubai Butterfly Gardens has over 15000 butterflies


All in all, Elite Sports Residence 5 offers affordable apartments in one of the trendiest neighbourhoods in Dubai. The building has excellent facilities and residents remain close to world-class sporting venues. However, one of the downsides of living in Dubai Sports City is limited access to metro stations and ongoing construction in the area.

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Are there clinics and pharmacies near Elite 5 Sports Residence Tower?

BinSina Pharmacy and Health First Pharmacy are within walking distance.

Where is the nearest salon from the Elite 5 Sports Residence building?

Within an 8-minute walking distance, Super Trim Gents Salon and Sugar Beauty Lounge are located in Canal Residence West European Building.


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