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Jumeirah Islands Area Guide

A luxury, family-friendly peaceful community in the heart of Dubai

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6 August 2019

Last updated on 6 January 2020
Jumeirah Islands Area Guide

Explore an upscale residential community on literal islands...

Jumeirah Islands is a gated freehold luxury residential community in the heart of Dubai which consists of over 700 villas on 46 small 'islands'. Located between Jumeirah Lake Towers and Dubai Marina, it makes it the perfect community for families looking to be close to the city, while still wanting a calm and peaceful environment. Offering picturesque views of The Marina skyline line and salt-water lakes, Jumeirah Islands is known as one of the most exclusive housing developments in Dubai, with a high-end lifestyle, luxurious properties, and attractive location.

Where is Jumeirah Islands in Dubai?

Public transport in Jumeirah Islands

  • National taxis can be found in the area
  • Jumeirah Lakes Towers is the closest metro station

Commute times by car from Jumeirah Islands

  • to Dubai International Airport: 30 minutes
  • to Jebel Ali: 20 minutes
  • to Dubai Studio City: 20 minutes
  • to Dubai Marina: 15 minutes
  • to Downtown Dubai: 25 minutes

Amenities and facilities in Jumeirah Islands

  • Schools close to the community
  • Gated community with 24-hour security
  • Jogging and cycling tracks
  • Tennis courts
  • Gym
  • Clubhouse
  • Jumeriah Islands Pavilion

Jumeirah Islands is truly a luxury community. With lakeside views and an abundance of amenities within and close to the community, residents are always satisfied. The Pavilion on Jumeriah Islands has 14 shops, restaurants, and cafes such as Choithrams, Nandos, and Oregano, making it a popular place for those who live there. If you can't find what you're looking for within the community, necessities are never too far away as Jumeirah Islands is located between Dubai Marina and Jumeriah Lake Towers.

Schools and nurseries are also close to the community, making morning commutes easy. To find the best one that will suit your child and your lifestyle, have a look at our guide to nurseries and schools in Dubai.

At the end of the day, kids can enjoy all the greenery and amenities Jumeirah Islands has to offer with their friends and family.

Jumeirah Islands Area Guide
Jumeirah Islands Area Guide

What’s life like in Jumeirah Islands?

  • Family friendly
  • Quiet and serene community
  • Prime location
  • Little to no public transport

Jumeirah Island residents live a luxury lifestyle within the heart of Dubai. All basic facilities are close to the community and because of its ideal location, necessities that can't be found within the gates are only a short drive away. Since school and nursery are so close, it makes Jumeirah Island the perfect place for families. Even though it's a community, because of the layout you still have the peaceful privacy that you would have if you were living in a single villa.

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Jumeirah Islands by day

The community has a quieter atmosphere during the day while kids are at school and professionals at work. Residents who stay home commonly make use of the amenities the community has to offer such as the pools, parks, and jogging tracks. You'll find friends meeting for lunch at the pavilion and enjoying the lush greenery throughout the community.

Jumeirah Islands by night

Jumeirah Islands livens up as the sunsets. Families will be returning home from their days, unwinding and going about the community. You will find residents going for jogs, lakeside walks and using the community parks and green spaces. Many residents also make their way over to The Pavilion and dine at one of there eateries.

Who lives in Jumeirah Islands?

Families and high earning professionals who seek a peaceful community, close to the city, are the main residents of Jumeirah Islands.

Properties for rent and sale in Jumeirah Islands

Average rental prices in Jumeirah Islands per year are as follows:

  • 4 bedroom villa: AED 210,000
  • 5 bedroom villa: AED 350,000
  • 4 bedroom townhouse: AED 180,000

Average sales prices in Jumeirah Islands are as follows:

  • 4 bedroom villa: AED 4,250,000
  • 5 bedroom villa: AED 5,600,000
  • 6 bedroom villa: AED 10,000,000
  • 4 bedroom townhouse: AED 3,000,000
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What are properties like in Jumeirah Islands

With properties ranging from 4 to 5 bedrooms, you can find a wide variety of houses here. There are five main themes that the villas stick to.

The European Cluster was designed to create a tranquil environment for the residents with the gardens having large and colorful plants.

Tropical Cluster villas have a spacious interior and offer stunning lake views.

Mediterranean Cluster residents are one of the higher-end villa options found in Jumeirah Islands and residents can expect to see lake views with a generous sized garden and interior.

Ottoman, Mumluki, Moroccan and Abbasi were all the styles used as inspiration when building the Islamic Cluster.

The Oasis Cluster was made while having nature-loving residents in mind. Since there is such a large variety of villa styles there is sure to be one that'll fit all your needs if you are planning on calling Jumeirah Islands your home.

Parking in Jumeirah Islands

Residents have their own parking spaces, typically one or more. There are also parking places throughout the community for family and friends to use when visiting.

What are noise levels like in Jumeirah Islands?

Despite being so close to the city, Jumeirah Islands is known to be a quiet and peaceful community. It's perfect for families who want a quiet and serene place to call home after a busy day.

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