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About Al Jaddaf

Al Jaddaf- Area Summary

Set alongside the historical Dubai Creek, Al Jaddaf is a well-connected commercial and residential district. With a wide range of affordable apartments, nearby public transportation, and ample amenities, this neighborhood remains a favorite amongst young workers and families alike.

Additionally, the area is also home to waterfront residences and luxurious serviced hotels boasting pristine views of the creek, making it a prime investment location.

Key Features of Al Jaddaf

  • Close Proximity to Key Business & Entertainment Districts Across the City
  • Nearby Metro & Bus Stops for Daily Commuters
  • A Wide Range of Both Luxury & Affordable Residences
  • Located In A Vibrant Historical District With Waterfront Views

Who Would Enjoy Al Jaddaf Area?

  • Young Professionals: With its range of affordable apartments and close proximity to corporate hubs, Al Jaddaf is in high demand amongst young workers seeking properties for rent in Dubai.

  • Families: Al Jaddaf is home to several 2 and 3-bedroom residences, making it an ideal community for large and small families alike.

  • Daily Commuters: Conveniently located near several public transportation stops, Al Jaddaf is the perfect neighborhood for those who rely on the metro or bus to get around.

  • Investors: With its current roster of luxury properties, as well as numerous off-plan developments, Al Jaddaf is a valuable option for those investing in Dubai real estate.

Detailed Features of Al Jaddaf

Restaurants/Dining in Al Jaddaf

  • From fast-casual favorites to eclectic international eateries, Al Jaddaf is home to a world of dining options for residents. Popular spots include Souk Restaurant, Trouvaille Restaurant, Kimuraya, and Enigma.

Malls in Al Jaddaf

  • Wafi City: With its exotic Egyptian facade and architectural flair, this entertainment complex is a hub for retail, dining, and lively nightlife hotspots.

Things to do in Al Jaddaf

  • Jameel Arts Center: Nestled within the heart of Al Jaddaf’s waterfront area, this cultural hub is home to contemporary art exhibits and educational tours. The nearby Sculpture Park is also the UAE’s first outdoor arts-centered area, featuring numerous leisurely spots to unwind or grab a quick bite.

  • Zabeel Stadium: Enjoy thrilling international sports events at this sprawling, multi-purpose arena!

  • Dubai Creek: Bask in the historical charm of Dubai Creek, one of the city`s most culturally rich areas. Take a tranquil dhow ride down the marina, stroll alongside the corniche, or indulge in the numerous waterfront dining locations.

Accessibility & Transport in Al Jaddaf

Metro Stations in Al Jaddaf

  • Creek Metro Station: 1.4 km away
  • Al Jadaf Metro Station: 3.3 km away

Bus Stations in Al Jaddaf

  • Government Workshop: 300 m away
  • Jaddaf 2: 800 m away
  • Jaddaf 1: 850 m away
  • Al Jaddaf Marine Bus Stop 1: 1.5 km away
  • Al Jaddaf Metro Bus Stop 2: 3.1 km away
  • Jaddaf, DM Officers Recreation Club 2: 3.9 km away
  • Jaddaf, DM Officers Recreation Club 1: 3.9 km away

Key Landmarks of Al Jaddaf

  • Bur Dubai: 7.8 km away
  • Downtown Dubai: 10.4 km away
  • Dubai International Airport: 10.8 km away
  • Deira: 10.9 km away
  • DIFC: 11.4 km away
  • Business Bay: 11.8 km away
  • Dubai Creek Harbour: 13.2 km away

Education Nearby Al Jaddaf

Nurseries in Al Jaddaf

  • Dazzle Kids Nursery: 5.1 km away
  • Chubby Cheeks Nursery Jaddaf Garhoud: 5.2 km away
  • Maple Bear Nursery Creek Harbour: 7.6 km away
  • Beautiful Horizons Early Learning Center: 9.6 km away
  • British Orchard Nursery, Al Twar: 11.1 km away

Primary & High Schools in Al Jaddaf

  • Universal American School: 5.2 km away
  • Grammar School: 5.3 km away
  • Al Mawakeb Al Garhoud: 5.3 km away
  • Dubai English Speaking School: 8.1 km away
  • Dubai Gem Private School: 8.2 km away
  • Glendale International School: 8.5 km away
  • New Academy School: 12 km away

Universities in Al Jaddaf

  • The American College Of Dubai: 4.8 km away
  • Mohammed Bin Rashid University Of Medicine and Health Sciences: 7.4 km away

Healthcare Facilities in Al Jaddaf

  • HMS FIFA Medical Center of Excellence: 4.2 km away
  • Latifa Hospital: 5.6 km away
  • Al Jalila Children`s Specialty Hospital: 6 km away
  • Mediclinic Welcare Hospital: 6.8 km away
  • PRIME Hospital: 7.3 km away
  • Mediclinic City Hospital, DHCC: 8.2 km away
  • American Hospital Dubai: 8.2 km away
  • Medstar Speciality Hospital: 9 km away
  • Rashid Hospital: 12.1 km away

Properties in Al Jaddaf

Future Plans for the Area

  • Creek Views III By Azizi: Developed by the renowned Azizi development group, this luxury residence is set to redefine upsale living within Al Jaddaf.

  • Azizi Fawad Residence: Another addition to Azizi’s opulent roster, this 17-story building will boast contemporary residences overlooking Dubai Healthcare City.

  • Dubai Healthcare City Phase 2: The project will expand Al Jaddaf`s residential and commercial district, bringing world-class healthcare facilities and high-end residences together.


Ready Projects in Al Jaddaf


FAQ on Al Jaddaf

What is Al Jaddaf?

Located next to Dubai Creek, Al Jaddaf is a well-connected residential and commercial district. The neighborhood is a favorite among young workers and families because of its diverse housing options, public transportation, and abundance of amenities.

Is there public transportation to Al Jaddaf?

Al Jaddaf has two main metro stations and numerous bus stops located across the area.

What are the key features of Al Jaddaf?

Al Jaddaf is known for its historical, culturally rich location and proximity to numerous restaurants, hospitals, and entertainment districts. Its key features include the Jameel Arts Center, Zabeel Stadium, and Dubai Creek.

Are there schools near Al Jaddaf?

There are multiple nurseries, primary schools, and high schools located near Al Jaddaf. The closest nurseries are Dazzle Kids Nursery, Chubby Cheeks Nursery Jaddaf Garhoud, and Maple Bear Nursery Creek Harbour.

The closest primary and high schools to Al Jaddaf are Universal American School,

Grammar School, Al Mawakeb Al Garhoud, and Dubai English Speaking School.


How much does it cost to live in Al Jaddaf?

The cost of living in Al Jaddaf will vary depending on the size and type of residence you choose, however, it possesses both affordable and upscale housing options.