Jumeirah Beach Residence

Jumeirah beach residence, a famed waterfront community located between Dubai Marina and the sea, is known as the largest residential neighborhood in the world. To live in the height of luxury and modernity, Jumeirah beach residence (JBR) can be considered the best choice for those who have the means and opportunity. High rated apartments with a wonderful artistic combination of Arabic and Mediterranean architectural styles are dreamy and not easy to find anywhere else. Furthermore, for tourists and those looking for an amazing vacation in the far mysterious Arabic paradise, JBR is full of tremendous features. Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR) in Dubai, which has a reputation for being the city of “dreams”, is a stateof-the-art man-created community. A section with the latest advances in architecture, full of beauty that embodies contemporary design in the best possible way, and at the same time it has also preserved Arabic and Islamic charms. A distinct community with a fabulous stretch of shore leading to apartment towers and luxury resorts. This place compromising of three significant attractions as in “the walk”, “the beach” and “Bluewaters island”, all present plenty satisfying glamours. The panoramic waterfront, the dynamic and vibrant JBR urban atmosphere, and the greatest living facilities are gorge this city of palaces and skyscrapers. In Jumeirah beach residence (JBR) you can enjoy world-class restaurants, beach promenades, creative and innovative resorts, and numerous entertainments, shopping malls, education centers, health stations, and activities that blow up the human mind.

What is Jumeirah Beach Residence

The area with 35 towers and skyscrapers is home to 15,000 people and has numerous apartments, hotels, shops, restaurants, and commercial complexes. This establishment covers an area of 2 million square meters and the most famous and popular Dubai beachside boulevard (called The Walk with 1.7 km length) having several restaurants, cafes, smart shops, and unlimited attractions are situated here. The apartments in this residential area are built with the most up-to-date architecture and facilities and have sidewalks, gardens, shared pools, and convenient shops. JBR’s towers, each up to 46 floors high, are stands in 6 different categories determined by names called “Shams, Amwaj, Rimal, Bahar, Sadaf and Murjan” (which are lovely Arabic names in order from east to west). Altogether 6,917 apartments ranging from 900sq ft (84m2) studios to 5,500sq ft (510m2) penthouses are the place of residence in JBR. Although many of the old sceneries of the beach area have been blocked by coastal developments, the JBR towers are so high that most residents can enjoy an astonishing view of the sea from above. Undoubtedly this residence with very satisfying and spacious apartments, reasonable prices, and various styles, which are located near the beach and The walk, is the most sought-after housing in the world.

Jumeirah Beach Residence Attractions

The Walk: The Walk is a lively street between the beach and JBR, with numerous boutiques, cafes, and restaurants. And has the largest outdoor dining hall, which is very popular among people. A sidewalk where every corner has a special charm. visiters can have a nice stroll in cool evenings or just sit there and enjoy what's in front of their eyes. Street artists, performances, and exhibitions, every one of them is spectacular in its own way, enjoyable and captivating for passers-by viewers. The parade of expensive cars, Ferraris, Lamborghinis, and other reputable brands, brings out the feeling of living in a very stylish and luxurious town.

The Beach: The Beach is a newly opened JBR shopping mall located between The Walk and shore. This unique 1 km complex has all the fun and entertainment in one place. Not to mention includes shopping centers, dining areas, cinema, watersports, gym, and playground for both children and even adults. Four plazas connected by a promenade with over restaurants and 70 shops . Fountains, palm trees, a running track, waterpark, playgrounds, and outdoor gym devices are branch out in different directions. The most interesting aspect is the open-air cinema.

Bluewaters Island: Bluewaters Island, a newly built man-made island, is located off the coast of Jumeirah. The “Ain” Dubai Ferris wheel (Dubai Eye), The tallest wheel in the world with 210 meters altitude constructed as an iconic landmark of this island. And a breathtaking view of the whole heavenly landscape can be seen from above. Bluewaters Island is connected to Jumeirah beach residence through highway to Sheikh Zayed Road, and a pedestrian bridge and cable car.

Construction History of Jumeirah Beach Residence

Before starting the official project, the first property here, Jumeirah beach hotel opened by developers WS Atkins and interior designer Khuan Chew, of KCA International in November 1997 after 3 years. Those are the same architects and designers who create Burj Al Arab and Wild Wadi Waterpark later on. Dubai Properties (a subsidiary of Dubai Holding), the developer of the Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR), started the official project in August 2002 worth 6 million dirhams, which was completed in 2010. The construction process of this district progressed very fast and in the first 40 months, as more than 22,000 staff from countries around the world collaborated to complete this project. Developers (Dubai properties and Mace as the project manager) installed extensive infrastructure including a bridge and a regional cooling system. A system that uses a network of underground pipes to deliver cool air cold water to all buildings and towers from a single central source.

Ways to access Jumeirah Beach Residence

The main access road is the north-south highway, which passes through Dubai and by Dubai Marina, connecting this area to all parts of the UAE and Abu Dhabi with an almost 1-hour drive. The 120-meter-long pedestrian bridge connecting King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud Street and Al Gharbi Street in the JBR area has been completed recently in August 2020.

Public Transportation

It is interesting to know that one of the benefits of living in Dubai Marina or JBR is having easy access to public transportation. And if you live in one of these 2 places, you do not have to have a car to comfortably move around. Both places have a subway and their metro stations are within walking distance of the marina bridges and can be reached on a light walk. Short routes in these areas will surprise you. 15 minutes drive from Emirates Mall, 30 minutes drive from Dubai Mall and Burj Khalifa, and 55 minutes drive to the airport. Also, Dubai Tram has been connected to metro stations, reducing traffic congestion around the Jumeirah beach residence. Less traffic also means faster and easier movement and subsequently, a safer and cleaner space for residents.

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