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The Views Area Guide

This established community with lakeside and golf course views is setting the bar for city living geared towards families

Posted on

9 September 2019

Last updated on 6 January 2020
The Views Area Guide

Discover The Views, a prime residential community that's been attracting working professionals and families...

Developed by Dubai-based Emaar Properties, The Views is a residential community nestled between Emirates Hills and The Greens, containing a collection of 16 low to high-rise apartment buildings with a promised view of either the lakes, the rolling green hills of the golf course, the lush nature of The Greens.

Much like its next-door neighbours, The Views features an abundance of green spaces and parks, making it an attractive destination for professionals and families who prefer city living but would like to benefit from a serene-like environment.

The area is conveniently located near business districts Dubai Media City, Dubai Internet City, Knowledge Village, Al Barsha, and Dubai Marina. While it mostly consists of residential buildings, The Views shares many amenities and facilities with The Greens, offering residents a variety of shopping centres, dining options, supermarkets, educational institutions, health and fitness centres, etc.

If you can't find what you're looking for, the Sheikh Zayed Road is located at the north and Al Khail road in the south of The Views, so it's also linked to many other popular spots in Dubai.

With its close proximity to some of Dubai's main business centres, schools from nursery to universities, shopping and dining, and more, it's no surprise The Views is blooming in popularity as a sought-after residence in the city.

Where is The Views in Dubai?

Public transport in The Views

  • There are 2 RTA bus stations just outside The Views that connect to a metro stop: F31 and F35
  • Dubai Internet City Metro Station 2 is a 5 minute car ride/18 minute walk away

Commute times by car from The Views

  • to Dubai International Airport: 23 minutes
  • to Jebel Ali: 26 minutes
  • to Dubai Studio City: 15 minutes
  • to Downtown Dubai: 19 minutes
  • to Palm Jumeirah: 33 minutes
  • to Dubai Internet City: 9 minutes
  • to Knowledge Village: 8 minutes

Amenities and facilities in The Views

For those who are new or are residents of the area, these are the amenities and facilities available within The Views:

  • Dining options such as Nandos, The Greens, and Caribou Coffee
  • Short stay accommodation and hotels
  • Salons and spas

As The Views is a residential community made up of apartments, most amenities are located outside the area and are only within a short walking distance or car ride away. These include:

  • Food stores such as Choithrams and grocery stores
  • Religious facilities including a mosque and a church
  • Educational institutions up to highschool
  • Indoor gyms and fitness centres
  • Bank branches

Residents of The Views can enjoy the serenity and lushness of nature around the lake or at the neighbouring Emirates Hills greenery.

If you're looking for a nursery near The Views, have a look at our dedicated guide to Dubai's nurseries where you can find the most suitable one for your child and lifestyle.

For clinics, hospitals, dentists, and vets in The Views, you can find the nearest one to you through our directory.

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What's life like in The Views?

  • Amenities are shared at close distance with The Greens
  • A pedestrian-geared location with plenty of jogging, pet-walking, and cycling routes
  • Well-connected to other parts of Dubai via the Sheikh Zayed Road and Al Khail Road
  • Near business centres such as Dubai Media City, Dubai Internet City, Knowledge Village, and Al Barsha
  • The convenience of city living without the crowded hustle and bustle that comes with it

Working professionals, both single or married, with families, find The Views a fantastic location to live in due to its convenient proximity to business hubs in Dubai and educational institutions.

Dining options including restaurants, cafes, and takeaways add to the comfort of residents, especially when it's too hot to go outside during the warmer months. When not out and about, residents enjoy the available communal facilities including the parks, swimming pools, BBQ zones, sports courts, and more.

Stay-at-home mums often head to the parks with children or hang out at the local cafes or salons with friends during the day.

Dog owners will find the Dog Park easily reachable as its located in The Greens. There are also plenty of dog-friendly spaces within the neighbourhood.

For those who don't drive, there are two feeder buses F31 and F35 that link The Views to the Dubai Internet City Metro station (red line). Taxis and car-hailing services are a popular choice among residents as Uber, Careem, and taxi vehicles often pass by the area.

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The Views by day

Residents in The Views mostly consists of working professionals and families, so you can expect mild traffic during rush hour as people travel to work and children commute to school. When peak hours die down, the neighbourhood becomes more relaxed as joggers take to the community parks and picturesque routes, others go for lunch or coffee at the local cafes, and pet owners take their dogs for walks.

By the afternoon the children would have returned home and parents are making their way back, and families can often be seen enjoying some quality time at the green spaces.

The Views by night

Although The Views can be described as a collection of residences in the city, the area itself isn't as hectic or crowded as other popular city centres in Dubai. At this time, you may spot some late-night joggers, BBQs, and other community events.

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Who lives in The Views?

  • Young professionalss
  • Families
  • Pet owners

The Views' prime location near business hubs such as Dubai Internet City, Media City, Knowledge Village, and Al Barsha attracts expat professionals and families as residents.

Properties for rent and sale in The Views

Average rental prices for The Views are as follows:

  • Studio apartment: AED 50,000
  • 1 bedroom apartment: AED 80,000
  • 2 bedroom apartment: AED 110,000
  • 3 bedroom apartment: AED 135,000

Average sales prices for properties in The Views are as follows:

  • Studio apartment: AED 650,000
  • 1 bedroom apartment: AED 1,100,000
  • 2 bedroom apartment: AED 1,500,000
  • 3 bedroom apartment: AED 2,000,000
  • 4 bedroom apartment: AED 3,000,000
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What are properties like in The Views?

The Views is designed for residents who prefer apartment living in cities, with most properties at a medium-range budget for renting.

Renters and investors can find studio flats and 1-4 bedroom penthouse apartments in The Views. There's a mix of contemporary apartments and modern Arab-influenced designs.

The residences vary from mid to high-rise towers and some homes feature a small courtyard, spacious balcony, maids room, and a stunning view of the rolling green golf course next door or the lovely man-made lake. Depending on the property, amenities and facilities may be available such as an indoor gym, swimming pool, BBQ areas, community parks, outdoor sports court, prayer rooms, and more.

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What are the noise levels like in The Views?

Noise levels in The Views are quite minimal, however, you may hear the occasional car horns during rush hours, the roaring engine of a super-car driving by, and few construction noises for road repairs/development.