- Abu Dhabi
Properties for rent in Abu Dhabi
- AED140,000YearlyVilla44Area:3,716 sqftZone 12, Mohammed Bin Zayed City, Abu DhabiAgent last visited this property on 1st of December
- AED135,000YearlyVilla55Area:15,480 sqft
Gorgeous 5 Master BR | Private Entrance| Huge YardMSH16, Shakhbout City, Abu DhabiAgent last visited this property on 1st of December
- AED95,000YearlyVilla34Area:29,450 sqft
Spacious 3-Bedroom Villa for Rent / Ready to Move endZone 20, Mohammed Bin Zayed City, Abu DhabiAgent last visited this property on 1st of December
- AED95,000YearlyVilla34Area:29,450 sqft
Spacious 3-Bedroom Villa for Rent - ready to move inMohammed Bin Zayed City, Abu DhabiAgent last visited this property on 1st of December
- AED60,000YearlyApartment12Area:706 sqft
⚡️Beautiful Sea View | Upcoming Unit | High Floor⚡️Reflection, Shams Abu Dhabi, Al Reem Island, Abu DhabiAgent last visited this property on 29th of November
- AED139,999YearlyVilla56Area:3,750 sqft
VACANT| 5BR Double Row Villa| Ready to OccupyContemporary Style, Al Reef Villas, Al Reef, Abu DhabiAgent last visited this property on 29th of November
- AED160,000YearlyApartment23Area:1,517 sqft
Vacant |Splendid Unit| Mesmerizing Full Sea ViewsAl Barza, Al Bandar, Al Raha Beach, Abu DhabiAgent last visited this property on 28th of November
- AED370,000YearlyVilla58Area:9,610 sqft
⚡Vacant Soon | Single Row | Prime Community⚡West Yas, Yas Island, Abu DhabiAgent last visited this property on 28th of November
- AED99,999YearlyVilla34Area:2,424 sqft
Arabian Style | Well Spaced Garden | SpaciousAl Reef Villas, Al Reef, Abu DhabiAgent last visited this property on 27th of November
- AED149,000YearlyVilla56Area:3,750 sqft
Spacious Five-Bedroom | Private Pool | Extended GardenContemporary Style, Al Reef Villas, Al Reef, Abu DhabiAgent last visited this property on 24th of November
- AED200,000YearlyVilla34Area:2,630 sqft
⚡️ Exclusive | Landscaped Garden | Big Plot ⚡️Faya at Bloom Gardens, Bloom Gardens, Al Salam Street, Abu DhabiAgent last visited this property on 24th of November
- AED180,000YearlyApartment34Area:1,567 sqft
Sea And Community Views | 3BR+M | 2 Parking SlotsPixel, Makers District, Al Reem Island, Abu DhabiAgent last visited this property on 24th of November
- AED185,000YearlyTownhouse34Area:2,266 sqft
Single Row TH | With Private Garden | VacantAldhay, Bloom Gardens, Al Salam Street, Abu DhabiAgent last visited this property on 24th of November
- AED79,999YearlyApartment23Area:1,307 sqft
Modern Life Style | Stunning 2 Bedrooms | Prime LocationAmaya Towers, Al Reem Island, Abu DhabiAgent last visited this property on 24th of November
- AED141,999YearlyVilla56Area:3,750 sqft
⚡Hot Deal| Single Row| Well maintainedDesert Style, Al Reef Villas, Al Reef, Abu DhabiAgent last visited this property on 23rd of November
- AED54,999YearlyApartment11Area:807 sqft
Well maintained and spacious 1 Bedroom Apartment | With Balcony | Captivating ViewMarina Blue Tower, Marina Square, Al Reem Island, Abu DhabiAgent last visited this property on 23rd of November
- AED104,999YearlyApartment12Area:898 sqft
⚡️Vacant | High Level | Partial Golf + Seaview⚡️Mayan 1, Mayan, Yas Island, Abu DhabiAgent last visited this property on 23rd of November
- AED79,999YearlyVilla23Area:1,204 sqft
VACANT | 2BR Villa w/Car Shed | 2 ChequesMediterranean Style, Al Reef Villas, Al Reef, Abu DhabiAgent last visited this property on 23rd of November
- AED74,999YearlyVilla23Area:1,263 sqft
Hot Deal| 2BR Family Villa| Rented till Nov23 EndArabian Style, Al Reef Villas, Al Reef, Abu DhabiAgent last visited this property on 22nd of November
- AED109,900YearlyApartment34Area:1,700 sqft
Hot Deal | Modern Layout And Prime LocationMarina Heights I, Marina Heights, Marina Square, Al Reem Island, Abu DhabiAgent last visited this property on 22nd of November
- AED35,999YearlyApartmentStudio1Area:383 sqft
Spacious Studio Apartment | Stylish Layout | Hottest DealOasis Residences One, Oasis Residences, Masdar City, Abu DhabiAgent last visited this property on 22nd of November
- AED80,000YearlyVilla33Area:1,689 sqft
⚡️Move-in Ready | Single Row | Gated Area⚡️Manazel Al Reef 2, Al Samha, Abu DhabiAgent last visited this property on 21st of November
- AED60,000YearlyApartment11Area:701 sqft
⚡Move-in Ready Home | Up to 3 Payments | Nice View⚡️Water's Edge, Yas Island, Abu DhabiAgent last visited this property on 21st of November
- AED130,000YearlyApartment23Area:1,497 sqft
HOT Deal |Sea View |Prime Area| Lovely CommunityAl Rahba, Al Muneera, Al Raha Beach, Abu DhabiAgent last visited this property on 20th of November
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All You Need to Know About Properties for Rent in Abu Dhabi
The capital city, Abu Dhabi, has long been attracting people from around the globe for work, accommodation, and entertainment. Routinely rated as one of the best cities to live in the world, Abu Dhabi is particularly popular with families. Since the introduction of long-term UAE visas, more people are moving to Abu Dhabi. With the rising demand for Abu Dhabi real estate for rent many new projects and announcements have also been made in recent times.
More than 20,000 listings are currently active on Bayut for rental properties in Abu Dhabi. You can use the various search filters for location, type of property, number of bedrooms, and the frequency of your rental payments listed by notable real estate agencies in Abu Dhabi to identify the right property that suits your needs.
Types of Residential Properties for Rent in Abu Dhabi
In Abu Dhabi, you will find a wide range of residential options to rent, including:
The residential property for rent in Abu Dhabi features different layouts and configurations and offers amenities to cater to various preferences and budgets. Check out our website to find the array of different floor plans in Abu Dhabi to get an idea about the various layouts available in the capital. You can also use filters to streamline your property search and choose TruChecked listings first to find your home in Abu Dhabi.
There is a sizable inventory of listings on Bayut for apartments for rent in Abu Dhabi. Available in various configurations ranging from studios to 4-bed units, residential flats are one of the most popular accommodation options in the city, especially for expatriate families. You can also find a niche inventory of larger 5, 6, and 7+ bedroom apartments in some areas like Abu Dhabi Corniche, Al Raha Beach and Khalifa City.
Those interested in renting luxury apartments built on the top floors of residential buildings will find several live listings on Bayut for rental penthouses in Abu Dhabi. Penthouses are also available in 3-bed to 6-bed configurations in popular Abu Dhabi neighbourhoods like Al Khalidiyah and Al Raha Beach.
Villas in Abu Dhabi are stand-alone units built in gated or non-gated sub-communities. This option is ideal for those who prefer more privacy than shared units. Villas generally have a private garden, parking, pool and outdoor space. On Bayut, there are various active listings for villas for rent in Abu Dhabi featuring 1-bed to 6-bedroom floor plans in MBZ City, Khalifa City and many more locations across the emirate.
Renting a townhouse in Abu Dhabi is ideal for anyone looking for a comparatively affordable property and for those who prefer close-knit communities. Townhomes are generally built in clusters or series, sharing a wall with the next property. You will also find semi-detached homes with shared facilities and outdoor space. There are townhouse rentals in Abu Dhabi ranging from 1-bed to 4-bedroom units in Yas Island, Saadiyat Island and Tourist Club Area (TCA).
Hotel apartments for rent in Abu Dhabi are preferred for short and long-term stays. Prospective tenants will find a good selection of listings on Bayut ranging from studios to 3-bedroom units. Al Wahdah, Al Muroor and TCA are some prominent locations to rent serviced and unserviced hotel apartments in Abu Dhabi.
Rental Trends for Properties in Abu Dhabi
Rental prices of Abu Dhabi properties can vary due to some key factors. Location is a significant driver of rental rates, with waterfront properties or those situated in prime areas typically commanding higher rents. Similarly, properties with views of the beachfront, city skyline or green spaces also tend to be priced at a premium.
The condition and maintenance of property also play an essential role in rental pricing. Fully furnished or partly furnished units come at a higher cost than unfurnished options and larger units with more bedrooms are also usually offered for higher rents. Here are some of the current average price ranges for advertised properties for rent in Abu Dhabi on Bayut.
Average annual rent of apartments in Abu Dhabi: AED 72k
Average annual rent of villas in Abu Dhabi: AED 174k
Average annual rent of townhouses in Abu Dhabi: AED 189k
Average annual rent of penthouses in Abu Dhabi: AED 223k
Average annual rent of hotel apartments in Abu Dhabi: AED 91k
Renting Furnished Properties in Abu Dhabi
Those searching for ready-to-move homes can consider furnished properties for rent in Abu Dhabi.
Furnished apartments for rent in Abu Dhabi cost an average of AED 94k per annum
Furnished villas for rent in Abu Dhabi cost an average of AED 287k per annum
Furnished townhouses for rent in Abu Dhabi cost an average of AED 350k per annum
Furnished penthouses for rent in Abu Dhabi cost an average of AED 500k per annum
Renting Unfurnished Properties in Abu Dhabi
Those searching for unfurnished units to customise and decorate their homes as they want can check out the following rental trends.
Unfurnished apartments for rent in Abu Dhabi cost an average of AED 71k per annum
Unfurnished villas for rent in Abu Dhabi cost an average of AED 173k per annum
Unfurnished townhouses for rent in Abu Dhabi cost an average of AED 182k per annum
Unfurnished penthouses for rent in Abu Dhabi cost an average of AED 218k per annum
Top 5 Areas to Rent Properties in Abu Dhabi
The housing landscape in Abu Dhabi has become easier to navigate with the influx of numerous new projects. The diverse array of residential sub-communities has a wide range of properties, contributing to the growth of Abu Dhabi real estate for rent.
To help you understand theAbu Dhabi rental market a little better, we have listed some highly sought-after locations:
Khalifa City - Suburban community known for offering spacious villas and a family-friendly environment; a popular choice for those looking for larger properties.
Al Khalidiyah - Centrally located community with a mix of residential and commercial properties and a vibrant neighbourhood
Mohammed Bin Zayed City - Located on the outskirts of Abu Dhabi with reasonably priced villas for rent
Al Reem Island - One of the best places for families in Abu Dhabi, with clusters of mid to high-rise waterfront apartment buildings
Al Raha Beach - Located along the coast and has beautiful beaches, amenities and luxury property rentals
Waterfront Projects to Rent Property in Abu Dhabi
Known for its coastal landscape, Abu Dhabi has an array of rental apartments close to the waterfront. Here’s a list of all the best residential projects in Abu Dhabi, offering property rentals with stunning sea views.
Al Raha Beach - Offers a range of luxurious apartments and villas in residential communities such as Al Muneera, Al Bandar and Al Zeina
Saadiyat Island - Best known for offering upscale seafront developments such as Saadiyat Beach Residence and Mamsha Al Saadiyat
Al Reem Island - Features some of the iconic waterfront apartment buildings, including Marina Square and The Gate Towers
Yas Island - A vibrant entertainment destination, home to waterfront residential projects such as Ansam and Mayan, offering a mix of apartments and townhouses
Nurai Island - An exclusive and private island with villas in a secluded and serene waterfront setting
Luxury Property Rentals in Abu Dhabi
If you are interested in luxury apartment rentals in Abu Dhabi, you can explore live listings on Bayut in some popular locations like Al Reem Island, Al Raha Beach, the Corniche Area and Yas Island.
Al Reem Island is best known for offering luxurious apartments and penthouses ranging from studios to 5-bed units. On average, 1, 2 and 3-bedroom flats here cost around AED 61k, AED 90k and AED 130k, respectively.
Prospective tenants can expect to pay around AED 63k to AED 158k for similar properties on Al Raha Beach. In contrast, the average rent of apartments in the Corniche Area is AED 115k per annum.
Likewise, there are ample listings on Bayut for luxury villa rentals in Al Mushrif and Al Bateen. The average annual rent ranges from AED 135k to AED 196k for 3 to 5-bed houses in Al Mushrif. It also offers bigger mansions with 7+ rooms, costing around AED 271k per annum. If you rent a luxury villa in Al Bateen, it will cost you around AED 254k.
Affordable Property Rentals in Abu Dhabi
Khalifa City and Al Muroor are two of the most popular locations in Abu Dhabi with affordable housing for rent as per the Q3 2023 Abu Dhabi Rental Report.
The average annual rents in Khalifa City range from AED 28k to AED 85k for studio flats, 1-bed, 2-bed and 3-bedroom apartments. The average price of rental apartments in Al Muroor is AED 49k for similar configurations. Al Khalidiyah is also a considerable option for renting affordable flats in Abu Dhabi with annual prices averaging at AED 53k for 1-bed units and AED 65k for 2-bed units.
As for affordable villa rentals in Abu Dhabi, the average price of 3, 4, 5 and 6-bed units in Khalifa City is AED 151k, AED 155k, AED 172k and AED 189k, respectively. Likewise, the average annual rent of villas in Al Muroor is AED 166k for similar configurations.
You can also browse the listings on Bayut for affordable villas for rent in Madinat Al Riyadh, Al Reef and Shakhbout City.
Are there any good places to rent property in Abu Dhabi?
Abu Dhabi offers numerous attractive rental options that you can explore based on your requirements and budget. Some of the popular areas include:
Al Reem Island
Mohammed Bin Zayed City (MBZ City)
Al Raha Beach
Can I rent property in Abu Dhabi for a short term?
Many real estate agents and property owners provide short-term rental options for properties in Abu Dhabi. To streamline your search process, utilise the search bar on Bayut and apply filters to narrow down your options based on daily, weekly, or monthly rental frequencies.
Which is the best place to rent affordable property in Abu Dhabi?
Khalifa City, Al Muroor, MBZ City and Al Shamkha are some of the best areas to rent affordable properties in Abu Dhabi.
Where can I find luxury properties in Abu Dhabi for rent?
Popular waterfront locations including Al Raha Beach, Al Reem Island and Corniche Area offer luxury property rentals in Abu Dhabi.
How to rent property in Abu Dhabi?
The process of renting properties in Abu Dhabi is simple.
- Determine your preferred location
- Use the search bar on Bayut to find a relevant Abu Dhabi property for rent
- Schedule a viewing with an Abu Dhabi-based real estate agency and visit the property
- Negotiate the terms and sign the tenancy agreement
- Register the tenancy contract with Abu Dhabi Municipality
- Provide the necessary documents and pay the fee
Which documents are required to rent Abu Dhabi property?
Prospective tenants must submit the documents according to the Abu Dhabi tenancy law.
- Valid Emirates ID
- Passport copy
- Copy of Visa
- Proof of income
Where can I rent property with a balcony in Abu Dhabi?
You can find many properties for rent in Abu Dhabi with private balconies. If you want to narrow down listings with balconies, simply add this as a keyword to your property search filter and find the relevant listings.
Can I rent property with parking in Abu Dhabi?
Most villas and townhouses for rent in Abu Dhabi come with private parking on site for residents. Various apartment buildings offer properties for rent with parking space. You can speak to your agent to find out if the specific unit you are interested in comes with parking.
Are there any sea view apartments for rent in Abu Dhabi?
You can find many options in the following waterfront projects:
Sky Tower, Shams Gate District
Al Hadeel, Al Raha Beach
RAK Tower, Marina Square
Fairmont Marina Residences, The Marina
Where can I rent good hotel apartments in Abu Dhabi?
Abu Dhabi has a good selection of hotel apartments in older areas like Al Wahdah, Al Murror, Salaam Street, Hamdan Street and Corniche Road.