What are the best beachfront communities in Dubai?

What are the best beachfront communities in Dubai?

Monday 29 May 2023Wed 16 Feb
What are the best beachfront communities in Dubai?

Whether you’re chasing sunrises or sunsets, it's hard to deny that Dubai is home to some of the most beautiful beaches! Some are abundant in beach clubs, restaurants and retail outlets - to some being abundant in a strip of five-star hotels and spas - There’s always something new happening in Dubai.

So, whether moving to the golden city is on your radar or you’re here but are just searching for a home where you can catch the sunrise to the sunsetting - we’ve tracked down what are the best beachfront communities in Dubai!

Here are some of the top beachfront communities to keep on your radar - and yes, we’ve included the numbers too!

Palm Jumeirah


The first beachfront community that’ll come to anyone’s mind with Dubai is the iconic man-made palm-tree shaped island - Palm Jumeirah.

This stunning space is home to luxurious villas, townhouses, and apartments with breathtaking views over the Arabian Gulf. What’s better? Palm Jumeirah also features a vibrant community with beach clubs, world-class resorts, fine dining options, a mall, multiple commercial and retail outlets and a variety of water activities. Palm Jumeirah is known for its exclusive lifestyle and is a popular choice among residents and tourists alike.

Prices for houses start at AED 3 million and above, and there are way too many reasons why you should consider investing in Palm Jumeirah! Also, don’t forget to take a look at our live listings!

Jumeirah Beach Residences


Located just among the strip of Jumeirah Beach, this is one of Dubia’s most hip beachfront communities and this water wonder is the perfect space filled with star-studded skyscrapers and fancy five-star hotels.

Not only is it a vibrant community but is also home to a beautiful beachfront promenade known as The Walk, where residents and visitors can enjoy shopping, dining, and leisure activities. JBR has a lively atmosphere and a wide range of amenities. And what more? There’s a tram running through the community connecting everyone to the city with easy public transportation hubs.

Prices for apartments start at AED 1 million and above! Take a look at some of our live listings in Jumeirah Beach Residence.

Bluewaters Island


Located off the coast of Jumeirah Beach Residence, Bluewaters Island is a modern island and one of Dubai’s top beachfront communities with gorgeous blue views!

I mean, if that’s not impressive than get this - It is home to luxurious residential apartments, upscale hotels such as Caesers Palace, retail outlets, and entertainment attractions - Yup its got it all. Bluewaters Island also features a stunning beachfront with is abundant in leisure activities and restaurants. Best part - you’d be living across its iconic observation wheel, Ain Dubai, which offers panoramic views of Dubai's skyline.

Sheesh! This community is one to keep your eyes peeled for…

Prices for apartments in Bluewaters Island start at AED 8.5 million and onward - take a look at some of our live listings!

Jumeirah Bay Island


Heard about those record breaking AED 125 million and higher deals taking Dubai’s real estate sector by the wave? Yup, all those in Jumeirah Bay Island.

This luxurious island is more than just fantastic residences and world-class amenities, its home to Dubai’s bustling night-life scene, vibrant five-star hotels and pristine sandy beaches - can it get any better?

Yes, it can! The island also features a limited collection of high-end villas and apartments that boast luxurious designs, premium finishes, and a beach-side tranquil escape!

Properties in Jumeirah Bay Island are currently being developed while many are almost ready for handover, if you’re interested in the prime-beachscape then get in touch with our Head of Developer Sales; Fintan Flannelly.

Emaar Beachfront


Did someone say a community with your own private beach? Yup - and its the newly developed Emaar Beachfront with impeccable water views!

Trust us when we tell you that Emaar Beachfront is the hottest beachfront community on everyone’s radar and here’s why - Emaar Beachfront is more than just a residential community; it is a destination in itself. Residents can enjoy exclusive access to private beach clubs, swimming pools, fitness centres, and a wide range of leisure and recreational amenities.

The beachfront community also boasts landscaped parks, walking and jogging tracks, and a vibrant promenade lined with cafes, restaurants, and retail outlets. This ensures that residents have a wealth of options to relax, socialise, and enjoy an active lifestyle. Steal, right?

Properties in Emaar Beachfront currently start at AED 1.8 million and here are our top live listings to check out!

Dubai Creek Harbour


While not directly beach accessible, this beautiful creekscape is just ten minutes from Downtown Dubai and the city’s centre while being its own private little hidden-gem. It is located just along the strip of the historical Dubai Creek and is abundant in new world-class skyscrapers. It has residential, commercial and retail outlets with many five-star hotels and ships docking!

The community is home to the Waterfront Promenade, featuring endless lifestyle amenities, including a yacht club. Residents can choose to lounge at the viewing deck on the marina quay or sail across the pristine blue waters. So nice, right?

Apartments in Dubai Creek Harbour start at AED 1.2 million, and here are our top favorite listings to check out!

Dubai Marina


One of Dubai’s oldest beachfront communities, also one of Dubai’s most hip and vibrant communities is Dubai Marina.

If you’ve been dreaming of living on the French Riviera, this place should be on your radar. Their waterfront promenade is home to stunning five-star hotels, retail outlets, fine-dining restaurants and is home to the shopping giant - Dubai Marina Mall!

The community is home to an impressive collection of over 200 residential towers, making it one of the most extensive and sought-after residential destinations in Dubai. Whether you're seeking a luxurious waterfront residence, a lively social scene, or a convenient location, Dubai Marina offers it all in abundance.

Apartments and penthouses in Dubai Marina start at AED AED 720,000 and above. And here are some live listings you need to check out!

La Mer


Tucked away in Jumeirah 1 - This world-class beachfront community is home to some of the most stunning villas and townhouses overlooking the serene blue Arabian Gulf. There are two newly developed beachfront communities in La Mer known as Sur La Mer and Port De La Mer.

The strip of La Mer spreads across North, Central and South in the community with trendy retail outlets, gourmet restaurants, and thrilling attractions. For those seeking entertainment and thrills, La Mer offers exciting attractions such as Laguna Waterpark and Hawa Hawa, a unique inflatable playground. These attractions provide hours of fun for families, friends, and adventure enthusiasts of all ages.

Whether you're looking for a day of leisure, a memorable dining experience, or a unique shopping adventure, La Mer offers a complete and captivating seaside experience. It's slay all the way!

Houses in Sur La Mer and Port De La Mer start at AED 2.2 million - take a look at our live listings.

Dubai Water Canal Front Residences

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This beautiful water-facing community is nestled between Sheikh Zayed Road and the Jumeirah District. While currently under development, The canal has become a sought-after location for waterfront living, with many properties boasting stunning views and easy access to the canal and its amenities.

One of the key features of Dubai Water Canal is its beautiful and picturesque promenade, which stretches along both sides of the canal. The promenade is perfect for leisurely strolls, jogging, or cycling, providing breathtaking views of the surrounding skyline and the sparkling waterway. Along the promenade, you'll find a variety of cafes, restaurants, and retail outlets, allowing visitors to relax and soak up the vibrant atmosphere.

Dubai Water Canal Residences are currently being developed while many are almost ready for handover, if you’re interested then get in touch with our Head of Developer Sales; Fintan Flannelly, or take a look at some of our off-plan listings for Dubai Water Canal Residences.

Peaked your interest?

We’ve got some great investments and beachfront communities with impeccable return on investments - take a look at some of our live listings or get in touch with our in-house experts to find the top beachfront community perfect for you!

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