ABOUT TOWN SQUARE
Town Square is one of the most ambitious projects in Dubai. This new community is large enough to be considered a suburb on its own. Facilities such as community centers, retail shops, entertainment districts, parks and much more are present within the area. The community is developed by master developers Nshama Group. It is located on the outskirts of Dubai, along Al Qudra Road (D63).
IN A NUTSHELL
- Considerably lower rates for freehold and rental property
- Availability of both apartments and townhouses for rent or sale
- Cleaner, greener environment
- Located along Al Qudra Road (D63)
The community offers several parks, community gardens and shaded walkways. It is aimed to be a family-friendly community as it is a gated community in proximity to many schools. The properties in Town Square are popular among renters and investors due to the quality of the homes for the price offered.
TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING SPACES IN TOWN SQUARE
Town Square is a well-planned suburb and this means that finding a parking spot will be your last concern. Whether you live in an apartment or a villa, one thing is for sure, you won’t experience any parking-related woes.
PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION IN TOWN SQUARE
However, if you depend on public transportation, then living here will be challenging for you as this community doesn’t have access to public transportation. The nearest bus stop is 10-minutes away in The Sustainable City while the nearest metro station is the Dubai Internet City metro station, roughly 20-minutes away from the community.
The locality is better suited to families and individuals who have their vehicles. However, if you plan on only commuting within Town Square, you’ll be pleased to find that there is a dedicated cycling track.
SUPERMARKETS IN TOWN SQUARE
There is a Spinney’s supermarket in Town Square, another branch is located in the next-door Reem community, across the street from Mira Prayer Hall.
At Spinneys, you can find all the things needed for day-to-day living, they are known for their excellent bakery selection and ready-made food counter which also stocks healthy items. There is also a pork selection available for non-Muslims.
CHURCHES, TEMPLES AND MOSQUES NEAR TOWN SQUARE
Those looking for churches near Town Square can head to the Al Muntazah area of Jebel Ali. Here you will find the United Christian Church of Dubai, St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, St Mina Coptic Orthodox Church and more. The large Sikh temple, Guru Nanak Darbar is also located in the same district. All these options are accessible within 25-minute drive from the community.
One of the mosques close to Town Square is the mosque in Arabian Ranches 2.
The closest mosque is the Mira Mosque in the neighboring Reem community, it also has a Mira Prayer Hall where residents can perform the prayer, provided that they are aware of the prayer time in Dubai. Residents can also head to the Mudon Mosque, Al Madinah Al Mustadama Masjid and the Arabian Ranches Mosque in the neighboring communities.
SCHOOLS NEAR TOWN SQUARE
The Jebel Ali School in Damac Hills is a nearby option for residents in Town Square.
Those living in Town Square will find that the closest reputable school near Town Square is the Jebel Ali School in Damac Hills, just 13-minutes away. It follows the British curriculum until Year 9 and is expected to accommodate Year 13 students in 2023. A few new schools nearby include Fairgreen International School which offers the International Baccalaureate (IB) curriculum until Year 8 and South View School which offers the British curriculum until Year 8 as well. Both these options are located close to Town Square and would require a commute of only 15 minutes or less.
Higher education options are further away in Dubai Knowledge Park which is located 20-kilometers away. It houses many notable options such as Middlesex University, University of Manchester and Herriott Watt University. The campus of the American University of Dubai is also close to Knowledge Park.
CLINICS AND HOSPITALS NEAR TOWN SQUARE
The closest medical facility for Town Square residents is the Aster Clinic in the neighboring community Arabian Ranches, which is a 10-minute drive. The clinic is known for providing quality health services such as general medicine, non-surgical treatments, pediatrics and dentistry. There is one hospital near Town Square and that is Emirates Hospital, it is located in Motor City just 14 minutes away via Al Qudra Road.
There are a few areas close to Town Square
With many new developments along Al Qudra Road, Town Square will soon be a highly in-demand community. It has the Reem Community by Emaar Properties next door. It is located close to the communities of Mudon and Remraam but these are quieter districts. For some excitement, Dubai Sports City is 20-minutes away, while tourist hotspots such as Jumeirah Beach Residence and Dubai Marina are 30-minutes away.
SHOPPING, DINING AND NIGHTLIFE
MALLS NEAR TOWN SQUARE
Residents will have to drive up north to visit malls near Town Square. Within a 25-minute drive, you can reach some of the most popular malls in Dubai. The options include Dubai Mall, Ibn Battuta Mall and Mall of the Emirates. These are known to be the best malls in Dubai, offering the highest standards of retail, dining and recreational options.
To help you decide better, Dubai Mall is the largest mall in the Middle East and the second-largest in the world. It offers a complete shopping, dining and entertainment experience with over 1,200 retail shops, a theme park, an ice rink and many different eateries offering different cuisines. One of Dubai Mall’s key features is the Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo. It has a variety of shark species such as sand-tiger sharks, stingrays, giant groupers, and other marine wildlife.
The main entrance of Ibn Battuta Mall
Another great mall worth visiting is the Ibn Battuta Mall. This mall has been themed around the great explorer Ibn Battuta who travelled to Tunisia, Egypt, Persia, China, India and Andalusia (currently known as Spain). Accordingly, each court in the mall is designed in such a way that it reflects the unique architecture of these countries. Another mall near Town Square is Mall of the Emirates. It is known for housing its own indoor ski resort, Ski Dubai. This mall also has a laser IMAX cinema so you can enjoy the latest blockbusters on the biggest film screen in the city. It is also one of the most visited malls in Dubai. Another mall nearby, City Mall is currently under construction. After its completion, it will be the nearest mall accessible in the 18-minute drive.
RESTAURANTS NEAR TOWN SQUARE
As for restaurants near Town Square, there is a branch of Zaatar W Zeit in the neighboring Reem community, it offers modernistic Arabian food. There is also a Spill The Bean coffee shop which has freshly baked pastries and desserts. The closest restaurants are located in the Arabian Ranches community, such as the Italian eatery Carluccio’s, Japanese sushi bar Chez Sushi and the Mexican bistro Maria Bonita’s Taco Shop. Other neighboring communities such as Jumeirah Village Circle and Dubai Sports City are home to many other casual dining eateries. For fine dining options, residents will have to travel to Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR) which also has a bustling nightlife scene. It is packed with hotels, restaurants, bars and lounges.
BEACHES NEAR TOWN SQUARE
Cove Beach is part of Caesars Palace in JBR
Town Square is located to the south of Dubai; this means that the community is located far away from the beach. If you are eager to experience the sun and sand, then drive up north, all the way to Dubai’s shoreline. Here, you will find a variety of beaches and resorts such as Kite Beach, The Public Beach of Umm Suqeim or the prestigious Cove Beach at Caesars Palace in JBR.
LEISURE ACTIVITIES AND NOTABLE LANDMARKS
One of the many spectacular floral displays found at Dubai Miracle Garden
There are a few notable landmarks nearby such as Al Qudra Lake, Dubai Miracle Garden and Dubai Polo Equestrian Club.
Al Qudra Lake is a man-made desert oasis with multiple artificial lakes, dunes and fauna. It has a range of activities that offers visitors a chance to explore the area without having to camp or barbeque. Love Lake Dubai, cycling trails and food trucks are a few features of Al Qudra Lake. Residents must need a 4-wheel drive to drive off-road.
Dubai Miracle Garden in Al Barsha South is 15-minutes away from Town Square. Here you can view many different species of flowers and butterflies. It is a hotspot for residents and tourists alike due to the beautiful floral displays.
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FITNESS AND BEAUTY
Green spaces and large parks can be found in Town Square
Town Square has a large park within its border. Town Square Recreational Park is a popular place for kids to play and get involved in sports activities. What’s more, this park has a skate park where teens can perform stunts on a skateboard, rollerblades and BMX bikes. It also has a separate jungle gym for young children with slides, monkey bars, swings and a playhouse. Finally, there’s also a decent-sized basketball court. Next, the Zahra community in Town Square Zahra has a communal pool and a communal gym. There’s also a small, shaded jungle gym for smaller children.
Nearby gyms include a Fitness First in Mudon, another Fitness First in Arabian Ranches 2 and Optimal Fitness in Dubai Studio City. For cyclists there is a cycle track in Town Square but if you are up for more of a challenge you can visit the large 86km cycling path further down called Al Qudra Cycling Track. It is famed for its desert views, you might even see a few animals such as the oryx.
In terms of self-pampering, there are quite a few options nearby. There is a Tips and Toes Spa in which is part of the community center in the Reem district. You can find Haven Spa in the Layan Community, it is known for its relaxing massages. Other salons include Show Style Beauty Salon and Hair Touch Gents Salon in The Sustainable City.
The area is still developing so there aren’t many community events for residents. Those interested in socializing can join a few Facebook groups such as Town Square Dubai, Town Square Nshama original residents and Nshama Town Square Community.
Vida Hotels and Resorts is a lifestyle hotel brand by Emaar. As per their official site, Vida Hotels will open a 160-room upscale lifestyle hotel in Town Square that will serve as a smart urban hub. It will have over 190 outlets of the most favourite brands.
- One of the southernmost communities in Dubai
- Located alongside Al Qudra Road (D63)
- 31 minutes away from Dubai International Airport
- The area is south of Mudon, The Sustainable City and Arabian Ranches 2