If you have a family and are looking for a safe, luxurious locality to rent in, Arabian Ranches is the perfect neighbourhood for you. It is a gated villa community with the perfect mixture of seclusion and connectivity. Unlike most areas of Dubai, the Ranches are relaxed, traffic-free, and all about the community feel and al fresco living. Additionally, sports centres, such as the Arabian Ranches Golf Club and the Equestrian Centre and Polo Club help renters of villas in Arabian Ranches keep a healthy body and mind.
Accessibility and Commute Times to/from Arabian Ranches - This community is quiet and secluded (9 km inland from Intersection 4 on SZR which is close to Mall of the Emirates), yet it’s at the juncture of three essential roads: Sheikh Zayed Road, Al Khail Rd and Emirates Rd. Renting a property in Arabian Ranches would mean that you could commute to Downtown Dubai, Business Bay, Dubai Marina, Media City and other traditional business hubs in less than 30 minutes. Both the Dubai International Airport and the Al Maktoum International Airport are 25-minutes away.
Villas in Arabian Ranches - The most affordable properties to rent in Arabian Ranches are 2-bed villas. However, the locality also features 3-bed, 4-bed, 5-bed, 6-bed and 7-bedroom villas in a variety of styles (Spanish, Andalusian, Portuguese and others). Most villa rentals in Arabian Ranches offer spacious rooms and vast courtyards, as well as swimming pools, large balconies and terraces. Some of the terraces overlook the picturesque Arabian Ranches Golf Club. If you want to rent a villa with such views, lease in one of the sub-communities, such as Mirador, Saheel or Savannah. Average rent in Arabian Ranches starts at AED 125,000 per year for certain 2-bedroom villas going up to AED 250,000 and north of that for 5, 6 and 7-bedroom villas.
Lifestyle and Community in Arabian Ranches - Expats of European origin, Indians and Arabs all lease in Arabian Ranches. Residents with small children enrol them in Raffles Nursery (located in the Saheel sub-community) Those with slightly older children enrol them in the very popular Jumeirah English Speaking School (JESS). The Arabian Ranches Shopping Centre and The Ranches Souk offer a plethora of retail and dining options. In terms of the social calendar, there are community events spread throughout the year, such as the ‘Ramadan Charity Drive’, the ‘Mass Iftar’, ‘Communithon and Fitness Fair’ and ‘Casa Family Fun Day’. Finally, The Arabian Ranches Medical Centre operates 24 hours per day.
Added Value in Arabian Ranches - At the centre of Arabian Ranches is the Arabian Ranches Golf Club - a signature 18-hole desert-style golf course designed by the Open Championship winner Ian Baker-Finch that the area is famous for. On the other hand, the Equestrian Centre and Polo Club is not too shabby either, with horse-riding lessons and horse-riding trips across the desert, as well as dining venues and private parties. In conclusion, with cycle tracks everywhere, footpaths and swimming pools aplenty, we can say that leasing a villa in Arabian Ranches promises a peace of mind, luxury and longevity.