Al Reem Island

Al Reem Island

Al Reem Island

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Key features of Al Reem Island

Al Reem Island – a natural island, located off the northeastern coast of Abu Dhabi. It is connected to the mainland by two bridges and is close to Al Maryah Island and Saadiyat Island.

This prestigious area is known for its majestic waterfront views of Marina Bay and the Arabian Gulf. Located just 2000 feet off the coast of Abu Dhabi, Al Reem Island offers a waterfront lifestyle just minutes from the city center.

Al Reem is a mixed-use community housing a blend of residential, commercial, and retail outlets. The types of buildings range from premium and elite apartments to business complexes, making it an attractive investment hub.   

The architecture

Al Reem Island is a testament to modern architecture, combining elegance with functionality. The buildings show influences of classic Moroccan and Spanish design, with opulent residential buildings and villas dotting the skyline. 

Here you'll find landmark structures like the Gate, Sun, and Sky Towers, boldly defining Abu Dhabi's skyline. 

Target audience of Al Reem Island

Al Reem Island appeals to families for its friendly community environment with a variety of recreational activities and educational institutions. 

It's also a popular choice among affluent professionals and investors because of its premium residential offerings and solid investment opportunities.

In addition, Al Reem's pet-friendly policies make it a welcoming place for pet owners. Abu Dhabi's first indoor dog gym is just one example.

Daily life at Al Reem Island

Also known as “The Pearl of the Emirates”, Al Reem Island has grown from a natural island to a highly sought-after neighborhood. 

The Island is well-equipped with easily accessible medical centers, educational institutions, shopping and dining facilities, and recreational areas. Some of them are:

  • nurseries, schools, and universities, including Repton British International School and the international campus of Paris-Sorbonne University;
  • healthcare options, such as the Reem Hospital and Burjeel Day Surgery Centre;
  • several mosques, including the Al Aziz Mosque and the Reem Central Park Mosque;
  • Reem Mall, Shams Boutik Mall, and supermarkets, including Carrefour Market and Geant Supermarket;
  • Saadiyat Public Beach and Cove Beach;
  • recreational spaces such as Reem Central Park with sports courts, kids’ playgrounds, bicycle paths, a skateboard park, and many more;
  • occasional weekend events organized by community management.

Transport accessibility

Al Reem Island is connected to the main city by two highways, with a third under construction, providing easy access to Abu Dhabi. Until the planned metro is operational, residents can commute to the city by car or by public bus.

Most of Abu Dhabi's major locations can be reached within a few minutes by car:

  • Abu Dhabi International Airport – 40 minutes away.
  • Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque – 35 minutes.
  • Abu Dhabi Corniche – 20 minutes.
  • Yas Island – 30 minutes.
  • Dubai – approximately 2 hours.

Attractions around the area

Living on Al Reem Island not only gives you easy access to Abu Dhabi's best attractions, but also offers you a mix of leisure, culture, and shopping within the area:

  • Al Reem Central Park – a vast green space in the heart of Al Reem Island, perfect for family outings, picnics, and sports activities. It also has special play areas for children and walkways for leisurely strolls. 
  • Shams Boutik Mall – the first shopping mall in Al Reem Island, offering a wide range of retail outlets, restaurants, and essential services such as supermarkets and banks.
  • Cove Beach – a beautiful beach located near Al Reem Island. It's famous for its crystal clear waters and pristine sands. Visitors can enjoy a range of water sports, lounge by the sea, or dine at the beachside restaurants, making it a perfect spot for beach lovers.
  • Louvre Abu Dhabi – a 13-minute drive from Al Reem Island, the Louvre Abu Dhabi is a museum of art and civilization, part of a thirty-year agreement between the city of Abu Dhabi and France. It offers a unique experience of universal cultural history through timeless works of art. A must for art and history lovers.

Types of real estate at Al Reem Island

Al Reem Island offers a wide range of property types: from studio apartments to seven-bedroom villas, as well as prestigious commercial properties, and offices. All of that is with luxurious amenities and world-class facilities, and often with spectacular views of the Arabian Sea.

As the island continues to develop, the choice of properties is expected to increase over time. 

Contact our real estate specialists to learn all the details about buying a property in Al Reem Island. Invest in Al Reem Island today and enjoy living with breathtaking views of the city and the sea!

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