Dubai Marina Area Guide

Dubai Marina is one of the world’s largest, most precisely planned waterfront developments and offers the delight and vibrancy of a chic, urban lifestyle together with all the advantages of living on the water. It’s a city-within-a-city with a multicultural, free-spirited atmosphere and a unique character all of its own.

The development is built along a 3km stretch of the shoreline and accommodates over 200 residential towers. The area boasts almost 8kms of landscaped public walkways, which includes water features, benches and children’s play areas.

The master community has been carefully designed to showcase a variety of styles of modern architecture and sophistication, offering convenience for shoppers and cinema-goers in the form of Dubai Marina Mall, along with high-end lifestyle destinations such as The Address Dubai Marina and the Dubai Marina Yacht Club for socializing and leisure.

The community says:

  • Celebrities
  • Wealthy
  • Pier 7
  • Marina Mall
  • Tourists
  • Glamorous
  • Fancy Cars
  • Yacht Club
  • Glitzy
  • Expensive

On the Map

The Dubai Marina is  a man made concept at the Jebel Ali end of Dubai on the Arabian Gulf, at least 20 kilometers from the Dubai Mall area.

Dubai Marina Mall: 5 minutes by car
Palm Jumeirah: 15 mins by car
Dubai Water Canal: 15 minutes by car
DIFC: 20 minutes by car
Dubai Mall: 22 minutes by car
Dubai Airport: 28 minutes by car

1.The Dubai Marina Mall
2.Pier 7
3.The Address Dubai Marina
4.Marina Walk
5.Skydive Dubai
6.Aqua Fun
7.Dubai Marina Yacht Club
8.Marina Plaza
9.JBR

For those who love eating out with the sight and sound of the sea, Dubai Marina and JBR have a number of restaurants and cafés for some casual dining experience in sight of the shore including, Pappa Roti, The Cheesecake Factory, Operation: Falafel, Eggspectation, and Pots, Pans & Boards.

Ruth’s Chris Steak House, Rhodes Twenty10, Atelier M, Pier 7 and Bice are few options for a fine dining experience.

Even though Dubai Marina is the center of lifestyle and entertainment, a great number of schools are still a few minute drive away that parents can enroll their kids to as they enjoy the most premium and bespoke art of living.


PRE-SCHOOLS:

1.Cheeky Monkeys Playland – JBR / Marina
2.Monroe’s Nursery – Marina
3.Kidville – Marina
4.Blossom Marina Nursery Dubai- Marina
5.Oakfield Early Learning Center – JLT


PRIMARY & SECONDARY SCHOOLS:

1.Regent International School – The Greens
2.Emirate International School – Meadows
3.Dubai International Academy – Al Khail
4.The Winchester School – Jebel Ali

There are numerous ways to get around Dubai Marina. Bikes can be hired from stands in various locations around the Promenade. One can also take water taxis which are regularly scheduled. There’s also a specialist taxi service: EZ Taxi provides two seater or 10 seater buggy cars, which operate from Dubai Marina Mall. If you wish to enjoy the array of restaurants and entertainment along the promenade but do not want the hassle of driving or walking, the EZ Taxi provides the ideal service.

With Phase 1 of Dubai Tram completed, public transport is generally accessible within 10 minutes from anywhere in the Marina. There are 11 tram stations in and around Dubai Marina, spanning from Jumeirah Beach Residence 1 (JBR 1) to Al Sufouh.

Dubai Marina is accessible from both Damac station (formerly known as Dubai Marina Metro Station) and Jumeirah Lakes Towers Metro Statio