Jumeirah Beach Residence – An Exclusive Seafront Community in Dubai
Jumeirah Beach Residence, completed in 2007, is a one-phase exclusive development offering the perfect beach lifestyle in Dubai. Covering an area of 2.2 million square ft and stretching 1.7 kilometres along the Jumeirah Beach Coastline, the community aims to offer ideal accommodations at reasonable prices for catering to varied housing needs in Dubai. Jumeirah Beach offers 40 towers, out of which 36 are residential towers while the rest 4 are commercial towers.
The Perfect Location
Jumeirah Beach Residence is located on the Persian Gulf in Marsa, off the Sheikh Zayed Road in Dubai. It enjoys ideal neighbourhood with proximity to Dubai Marina, Dubai Media City, Emirates Golf Club, Dubai Internet City and several luxurious international hotels. The community is located at a 15 and 20 min drive from Downtown drive and Old Dubai respectively.
Choice of Apartments
Jumeirah Beach Residence is divided into six residential clusters naming Rimal, Bahar, Sadaf, Murjan and Shams. Each of the clusters offers a wide selection of freehold apartments suitable for the housing needs of all types of families living in Dubai. The apartments are divided into two categories as follows:
1: Regular Apartments: Regular JBR apartments for rent and sale including studios as well as one, two, three and four bedroom apartments.
2: Special Apartments: Apartments including Penthouses, Garden apartments, Loft apartments, Duplexes as well as Terrace Apartments.
Beach Lifestyle in Dubai
JBR makes one of the most popular residential communities in Dubai and offers the perfect beach lifestyle. It offers a plethora of entertaining activities like scuba diving, surfing, sailing and swimming. Residents can enjoy awe-inspiring views of lush landscaping, beach and marina from their windows. They can also enjoy access to the beach at only a few minutes’ walk from their residences.
The Walk, Retail Zone
JBR offers one of the perfect shopping entertaining and leisure facilities in its retail zone known as The Walk. Having a leasable area of 77,000 square ft, The Walk is located at the base of the towers and features over 400 retail shops and several restaurants, plazas, kids zone and splendid fountains. Since JBR is a high-profile area, shopping and dining at The Walk offers sightseeing of beautiful sports cars at night.
Parking Facilities in JBR
Around 20% of the JBR development has been allotted for offering best parking facilities to community residents. All owners of studio, one bedroom and two bedroom apartments in all the buildings are given a free parking space for one car. Owners of 3 bedroom apartments, 4 bedroom apartments and special apartments are given parking space for two cars. In special apartments’ category, owners of Garden apartments and Penthouses are given the option to buy additional parking space of another two cars depending on their parking needs.
Other Facilities & Amenities
JBR is a self-contained community which offers complete lifestyle to its residents through a range of facilities and amenities. Residents can have fun at the several restaurants, 4 beach clubs, Jumeirah Park, sporting venues, medical facilities, health clubs, supermarkets, playing areas for children and nursery schools which are in close proximity. All the six residential clusters offer 2 swimming pools each near the accommodations. Currently there is no gym in JBR but sources say it is under construction and will be opened to residents soon.
In short, JBR is an exclusive seafront ‘city within a city’ which is second to none other residential community in Dubai with respect to offering a complete lifestyle in Dubai.
This post has been written by Julie Robert, marketing analyst at Bayut.com. She has wide knowledge of Dubai real estate, Jumeirah Beach Residence and Jumeirah Lake Towers.