Palm Jumeirah Area Guide

The Palm Jumeirah offers its residents the ideal and iconic island lifestyle, backed with beautiful beaches overlooking stunning views of Dubai's Skyline.

Palm Jumeirah is a thriving residential, tourism, and amusement destination in Dubai, established in 2001.

Its landmark is designed in the shape of a date palm – the national plant of the UAE. The development's three central regions—the stem, crescent, and fronds, are home to upscale residences, shops, and recreation places. These grand villas vary in styles from Canal Cove, Signature, Garden houses, and Bespoke properties, with private pools and beach access. The vast apartments, well-kept gardens, and furnishings decorated in calming earth tones make this the ideal residence for Dubai's elite. Residents and visitors can enjoy significant attractions such as

  • The view of the Palm
  • Palm Monorail
  • Atlantis Aquaventure
  • Lost Chambers Aquarium
  • Dolphin Bay
  • Helicopter tour Dubai
  • Boat Sightseeing
  • Aura Skypool Lounge
  • The Pointe
  • Palm West Beach

Schools near Palm Jumeirah

Blossom Palm Jumeirah is a well-known and praised nursery in Palm Jumeirah. A British curriculum nursery for children. Redwood Montessori Nursery is also nearby and they cater for babies from 3 to 12 months. Although there are no schools within the community, residents can find several options just a short drive away:

  • American School of Dubai - 18 minutes
  • The International School of Choueifat - 33 minutes
  • Taaleem British School - 17 minutes
  • GEMS Wellington International School

The Dubai Knowledge Park is just 10 minutes from the Palm for higher education. The Knowledge Park is the hub of different universities.

For the Shopaholics

Shopping enthusiasts will find Palm Jumeirah a haven as it is home to three glitzy malls.

Nakheel Mall

Nakheel Mall, located in the heart of Palm Jumeirah, offers over 300 shops, restaurants, entertainment outlets, and services, as well as a 15-screen cinema complex and other attractions spread across five floors.

Nakheel Mall enhances the shopping experience with major attractions such as the interconnected Palm Monorail, The Rooftop, and The View, which connect the mall to some of Dubai's most spectacular views, including the views of Dubai skyline and Arabian Gulf.

Golden Mile Galleria

Golden Mile Galleria is the go-to mall for residents of Palm Jumeirah. It includes salons, clothing stores, and pet shops, a fantastic location on your doorstep.

Golden Mile Galleria now has a large Spinneys supermarket, a new addition to the neighbourhood.

The Pointe

The Pointe by Nakheel has a 1.5 km promenade, a dine-in theatre, dining options, and ample parking spaces. The Palm Fountain is the mall's most prominent feature. Water sports, sightseeing, and fishing tours are significant attractions at The Pointe, and they are ideal activities for a family holiday or a day out with friends. Tour packages can be tailored to fit team-building outings, media events, family dinners, and other events.

Things To Do

The island is home to several hotels, residences, and tourist attractions. The neighborhood evokes extraordinary luxury. Contemporary attractions are included in the nearby properties. A thriving selection of eateries, entertainment options, and a vibrant nightlife provide socialites with the ideal way of life.

Tourist Attractions

Not only is this manufactured island a haven for residents, but it also makes a desirable vacation spot for tourists. There are several beachfront hotels and resorts, and they all have unique facilities, services and entertainment options. A few of the top-favourite hotels in Palm Jumeirah are

  • Atlantis The Palm
  • FIVE Palm Jumeirah Hotel
  • The Waldorf Astoria
  • Anantara The Palm
  • Hotel Fairmont The Palm
  • Central Resort The Palm

Savor Authentic Flavors

Palm Jumeirah has a wide range of restaurants. You can select from a variety of culinary varieties. Here's a short list of a few to get you started:

  • White Restaurant
  • Meshico - The Soul of Mexico
  • Seagrill Bistro
  • Saffron Restaurant
  • Kaleidoscope Buffet
  • Il Passaggio
  • Sapori Restaurant
  • The Locale

You can eat at the Simply Italian Restaurant and the Cinque in the Fairmont for some traditional Italian cuisine. The Palm is the best option for Brazilian food, and Miyabi Sushi & Bento will sate your cravings for Japanese food. Additional dining options include the Great British Restaurant, West 14th Steakhouse, and many more.

Spectacular Views

Just a stone's throw away from Nakheel Mall, The Palm Tower is designed as a palm tree and houses a 5-star hotel, apartments, eateries, an observatory, and an infinity pool. Astonishing panoramic views are available from the View of the Palm on the 52nd floor of the tower. Standing 240 meters above the ground, you have a 360-degree view of the Dubai skyline and the Persian Gulf. Additionally, Sunrise Yoga is offered here every Tuesday and Friday at 7 a.m.

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