About Sun Tower, Abu Dhabi
Nestled in Al Reem Island, Abu Dhabi, Sun Tower is one of the tallest buildings in the emirate. This 65-storey skyscraper forms a complex with Sky Tower and houses a total of 680 residential units. This project by Aldar Properties offers 1, 2 and 3-bedroom apartments and 4-bedroom penthouses with top-notch indoor facilities. Each flat is equipped with household appliances including a gas cooker with a built-in oven, washing machine, dishwasher, microwave and fridge. The building has a well-maintained disposal system with refuse chutes on each floor.
The podium houses a Fitness and Leisure Centre, spa with sauna, massage and steam rooms, a recreational pool, a party room with a bar and kids playing area. The gym and spa facilities are separate for men and women. There are two mixed gymnasiums and a separate gym for ladies. The leisure deck above the podium has three tennis courts, two squash courts, a lap pool, yoga lawn and a 70-metre infinity pool. There is also a business centre with two conference rooms for meetings. Moreover, the tower is interconnected with a famous mall called Shams Boutik.
Al Reem Island is known for its high rise towers with state-of-the-art amenities. The buildings on the island offer a modern lifestyle with splendid views of the Gulf waters. The community houses many academic institutes, restaurants, parks and malls. There are two more islands situated nearby namely Al Mayah Island and Saadiyat Island.
IN A NUTSHELL
- Situated in Al Reem Island, Abu Dhabi
- Developed by Aldar Properties
- Makes up a complex with Sky Tower
- 65-storey skyscraper with 680 residential units
- Offers 1, 2, 3-bedroom apartments and 4-bedroom penthouses
- Units are equipped with appliances including gas cooker with built-in oven, microwave, dishwasher, fridge and a washing machine
- The podium contains a fitness and leisure centre, a spa with sauna, massage and steam rooms, a recreational pool, a party room and a children’s play area
- Two mixed gyms and one separate gym for ladies
- Contains a business centre with conference rooms
- The leisure deck has three tennis courts, two squash courts, a lap pool, yoga lawn and a 70-metre infinity pool
- The lobby is connected with an atrium that houses many indoor and outdoor dining options
- Parking facilities for visitors
- Connected with Shams Boutik Mall
- Close to Abu Dhabi Mall and Gateway Park
Facilities in Sun Tower, Abu Dhabi
Al Reem Island, Abu Dhabi, Sun Tower has a dedicated parking space at the basement level. The complex also has parking facilities for visitors.
Sun Tower, Abu Dhabi is equipped with multiple high-speed elevators. There are also service elevators that provide easy transportation of goods.
Security, Central Air-Conditioning and Maintenance Services
Sun Tower, Abu Dhabi has 24-hour manned security with CCTV monitoring. The building receives its district cooling from Tabreed. Electricity and water supply are powered by ADDC. The building also has refuse chutes on each floor through which garbage is collected in the refuse storage chamber.
Gym and Fitness Facilities
The podium has two common gyms and a separate female gym, all covering an area of 10,000 sq. ft. There are separate spa facilities for men and women with sauna, steam rooms and massage rooms.
There are multiple outdoor sports amenities located above the podium. These include 3 tennis courts, 2 squash court, a lap pool and a 70-meter infinity pool. There is also a yoga lawn where residents can unwind and relax from their busy schedules.
The leisure centre on the podium level features panoramic views of the Gulf Sea and leads to a canopy made of shade trees. There is a large party room with a pantry and a bar. This extends into a recreational pool with an infinity edge and a sundeck. There are also pool cabanas and a pool bar. The tower also features a play area for children.
The business centre with two board rooms allows residents to cater to their meeting requirements.
Concierge and Guest Services
The high-end lobby is connected to a large atrium that houses many restaurants. The atrium also opens up to the street. This allows people to enjoy the dining experience both inside the air-conditioned atrium or by the tree-lined sidewalks outside.
Al Reem Island is one of the few communities in Abu Dhabi that are pet friendly. However, one should still ask the landlord about their pet policy before moving to Sun Tower, Abu Dhabi.
Sun Tower, Abu Dhabi Floor Plans
Sun Tower, Abu Dhabi offers residential units with various floor plans and configurations. The floor plan for this apartment building includes:
- 1-bedroom apartments in Sun Tower consist of six different unit types
- 2-bedroom apartments in Sun Tower consist of five different unit types
- 3-bedroom apartments in Sun Tower consist of three different unit types
- 4-bedroom penthouses in Sun Tower consist of two different unit types
Bayut has created 2D and 3D models of the apartment types on the website. You can easily find your desired unit type by browsing Sun Tower Floor Plans.
Apartment Types in Sun Tower, Abu Dhabi
The 680 residential units are divided into 1, 2, 3-bedroom apartments and 4-bedroom penthouses. The bedrooms in each flat have a ceiling of painted gypsum border. There are fully fitted wardrobes with wood veneer handles and stainless-steel satin finish. The lobbies have grey granite floors. All bathrooms have a water system with a dual flush system. Every apartment is equipped with a gas cooker with a built-in oven, microwave, dishwasher, fridge and a washing machine.
1-Bedroom Apartments in Sun Tower, Abu Dhabi
1-bedroom apartments in Al Reem Island, Abu Dhabi, Sun Tower come in a variety of configurations. The area coverage ranges between 800 sq. ft to 1,300 sq. ft. The basic unit has one room with a built-in closet and en-suite bathroom, counter kitchen, powder room and a living and dining area. The features of laundry and study room add up as the unit types progress.
2-Bedroom Apartments in Sun Tower, Abu Dhabi
2-bedroom apartments span over an area starting from 1,200 sq. ft to 1,700 sq. ft. The master bedroom comes with a dressing room and an en-suite bathroom. There is a large living and dining area with laundry and counter kitchen.
3-Bedroom Apartments in Sun Tower, Abu Dhabi
3-bedroom apartments cover an area ranging from 1,700 sq. ft. to 2,000 sq. ft. These lavish flats have a maid’s room, powder room, built-in closets and en-suite bathrooms. The living and dining area is spacious with a counter kitchen.
4-Bedroom Penthouses in Sun Tower, Abu Dhabi
4-bedroom apartments spread over an area of 3,500 sq. ft to 4,100 sq. ft. and consist of two types of configuration. One unit-type has a maid’s room and a guest room. The guest room has a dressing room and en-suite bathroom. Other unit-type features a study room and laundry. There are separate living and dining areas in both of the unit-types.
Most Popular Apartment Types in Sun Tower, Abu Dhabi
Based on searches conducted by users on Bayut.com over the past 12 months
According to the searches made on Bayut, the most popular apartment types in Al Reem Island, Abu Dhabi, Sun Tower are 2-bedroom flats. These are followed by 1-bedroom and 3-bedroom units securing 2nd and 3rd positions.
Rental Trends in Sun Tower, Abu Dhabi
Those interested to rent apartments in Sun Tower can find the rental prices as follow:
- 1-bedroom apartments have the rental prices starting from AED 60k to AED 78k per annum
- The rental price for 2-bedroom flats start from AED 85k and goes up to AED 118k
- For 3-bedroom flats, the rental prices lie between AED 130k to AED 180k per year
Like other Al Reem Island apartments for rent, the rental amount has to be paid annually through cheques.
Sale Trends in Sun Tower, Abu Dhabi
Investors wanting to buy apartments in Sun Tower can find a variety of properties with the following sales trend:
- 1-bedroom apartments for sale have prices ranging from AED 850k to AED 1.3M
- For 2-bedroom flats, the sale prices lie between AED 1.2M to AED 1.75M
- The Sale price for 3-bedroom apartments range between AED 1.85M to AED 2.5M
The difference in area coverage and amenities of the apartments account for the variance in sales trends. You can compare these prices by browsing Al Reem Island apartments for sale.
Rental Yield in Sun Tower, Abu Dhabi
Based on searches conducted by users on Bayut.com over the past 12 months
1-bedroom apartments yield the highest ROI of 7% while 3-bedroom and 2-bedroom apartments have rental yields of 6.6% and 6.3%, respectively.
Transportation near Sun Tower, Abu Dhabi
Residents of Sun Tower, Abu Dhabi can mainly use two main modes of public transportation for commuting i.e. buses and taxis.
Bus Stations near Sun Tower, Abu Dhabi
Those looking for the nearest bus station can find Abu Dhabi Bus Station at a 13-minute distance.
Restaurants near Sun Tower, Abu Dhabi
There are many restaurants near Sun Tower, Reem Island including:
- Urban Portion Restaurant
- Super Poke
- Smoking Doll
Smoking Doll offers Thai cuisine and is just a minute away from Sun Tower, Abu Dhabi. People looking for Sushi and green curry and treat their taste buds at this restaurant. Super Poke serves the famous Hawaiian food Poke. It also serves Asian cuisines and is located at a 3-minute distance. Urban Portion Restaurant is 8-minute away and also has a free delivery option available.
Many fine dining restaurants can be found within 20-minute distance:
- Tamba Restaurant
- Royal Biryani
- Caramel Restaurant and Lounge
Tamba and Royal Biryani are two premium options if one is looking for an Indian or Pakistani restaurant. Tamba also features live seafood BBQ on the rooftop. Caramel Restaurant has American cuisines with its bestsellers including Risotto, Steaks and Tuna Pizza.
Supermarkets near Sun Tower, Abu Dhabi
- Al Maya Supermarket
- Waitrose Supermarket
- ZOOM Supermarket
- Mina Al Madina Supermarket
Al Maya and Waitrose supermarkets are situated 3-minute away from Sun Tower, Abu Dhabi. Various types of items can be found at Al Maya supermarket including daily grocery, bakery items, household items and apparel. Waitrose is especially popular among British ex-pats as it has many imported products from Britain. ZOOM and Mina Al Madina are located at a distance of 8 and 9-minute.
- Sky Tower – Mixed-use building
- Mangrove Place – Residential building
- Beach Tower – Residential building
- The Gate Tower – Residential building
- Amaya Tower – Residential building
Sun Tower, Abu Dhabi is surrounded by many high-rising towers. Sky Tower and Mangrove Place are located 2-minute away. At 5-minute drive is Beach Tower, consisting of 26 floors. The Gate Tower and Amaya Tower are situated at a 6-minute distance from the building.
The skyscraper is located amidst many famous landmarks, including:
- Shams Boutik Mall
- Gateway Park
- Abu Dhabi Mall
- Mangrove National Park
Sun Tower, Abu Dhabi is connected to a famous shopping mall in Abu Dhabi, named Shams Boutik. The mall houses many retail outlets with restaurants, coffee shops, travel agencies, Real estate agencies, dry cleaner, Flower shops, pharmacy, and a British supermarket namely, Waitrose.
Abu Dhabi Mall is located at a 7-minute distance. Apart from famous brand outlets, It has a fitness centre, prayer area, Manicure studio and skin clinic. One can reach Mangrove National Park in just 16-minute and enjoy Keyaki, with splendid views of numerous flora and fauna.
THINGS TO CONSIDER
Sun Tower, Abu Dhabi is a state-of-art building with exclusive amenities, luxurious apartments, a business centre and outstanding retail experience. But the nearest bus station is 13-minute away leaving taxis as the main mode of public transportation.