House by the sea: how much does it cost to live near marinas in the UAE?

House by the sea: how much does it cost to live near marinas in the UAE?

Owning real estate in Dubai by the sea with a private moored yacht in a local port is not only a confirmation of high status but also an excellent investment in luxury housing in the UAE.

Emirates.Estate talks about the best marinas in the UAE and what type of real estate multimillionaires can afford.


The best marinas in Abu Dhabi

Being an archipelago consisting of more than 200 islands, Abu Dhabi has a natural connection with the sea. There are numerous amazing marinas in the Emirates that you can explore. You can touch the centuries-old heritage of sailing and enjoy state-of-the-art amenities. You can also enjoy delicious dishes prepared by some of the world’s best chefs.

Whether you are looking for a permanent residence, or a place to relax during the day, Abu Dhabi has some great options for you.

Yas Marina

Yas Marina is one of the world’s most sought-after piers, with numerous opportunities for recreation and life. Located in the heart of Yas Island, next to the famous Formula 1 Yas Marina Circuit, this berth is full of gourmet restaurants, cafés, hotels, water sports and much more.

This is a great place to start your evening with a great dinner or after-race party. The district offers great views of the circuit and some of the world’s largest super-yachts. There are also several of the most popular bars and fine restaurants in the city. This magnificent pier, with 222 berths, was designed as a place for super- and mega-yachts. There is also a 400-metre pontoon for visitors and events.

A rich choice of real estate near the wharf will meet the needs of the most demanding buyers. On the island, near the marina, there are some of the most luxurious apartments and villas for sale in Dubai. The cost of flats on the island depends on the number of bedrooms and varies from AED 585,000 ($159,270) to AED 4.02 million ($1.09 million). The flats have various designs from 1 to 4 bedrooms.

Villas on the island can be purchased in a design ranging from 2 to 6 bedrooms. The cost varies from AED 2.3 million ($646,610) to AED 8.5 million ($2,331,609).

Emirates Palace Marina

The prestigious Emirates Palace Marina, home to extraordinary super-yachts, offers quick access to the Abu Dhabi Corniche. Its visitors can enjoy the white sandy beach and 5-star services of the magnificent Emirates Palace Hotel.

The marina is the first of its kind in the country and region, offering its residents luxury and comfort. It remains a coveted destination for elite yachts inside and outside the United Arab Emirates.

Recently accredited by the Ecological Blue Flag, the Emirates Palace Marina's pure blue water meets the highest international standards of water quality and environmental safety. The wharf works a 7- kilometre dredger, and its berths are designed for yachts up to 100 metres long.

Built specifically for owners and tenants of large yachts, the picturesque Emirates Palace Hotel, with its contoured territory and a 1.3-kilometre-long beach with clean sand, is the perfect place for a yachting holiday in the UAE for any length of stay.

The 167 Emirates Palace Marina berths, designed for all types of vessels, from jet skis to super-yachts, are protected by breakwaters. The owners can enjoy a high level of security at the Emirates Palace Hotel, which guarantees privacy at all times. In addition to a wide range of marina services, yacht owners can use the 5-star Emirates Palace Hotel, run by Kempinski.

Enjoy an onboard dinner prepared by a personal chef and butler. You also have access to extensive recreational activities, a gym, swimming pools, and the Anantara Spa. There are many ways to complete the perfect day on the water.

Each residence of the resort is well-thought-out and equipped with the highest level of comfort. Residents have a beautiful view and unsurpassed round-the-clock service, including a butler service.

The cost of renting a 2-bedroom room for 2 days is $1,014 or more.

House by the sea: how much does it cost to live near marinas in the UAE?

The best marinas in Dubai

Dubai Marina

Dubai Marina is a berth that opened in 2003 and stretches along a 3-kilometre coastline. The marina, which is a mixture of premium hotels, apartment buildings and cafés, hosts many social events. There are many places to relax, and it is a great place to spend time with family and friends.

Dubai Marina consists of 500 protected berths and is the largest berth in the Middle East. The prestigious pier also received the "5 Golden Anchors" award for the highest quality of services and amenities. Moreover, it is the winner of the Boat Owner Middle East Awards Leading Marina, 2013. The Dubai Marina Yacht Club has become both a seaside holiday destination for locals and tourists and a haven for yachtsmen.

The cost of buying flats in the area varies from AED 840,000 ($228,695) to AED 11.2 million ($3.07 million), depending on the number of bedrooms. Layouts are available from studios to 5-bedroom residences.

The area offers buyers 2-6-bedroom villas. Prices for houses start at AED 4.7 million ($1.8 million) to AED 17.6 million ($4.8 million).

Dubai Creek Harbour

Dubai Creek Harbour is an autonomous project with its own marina. The main building is located on the shore of the famous Dubai Canal. This iconic coastal community is spread over 500 hectares of land, home to 450 species of animals. Amazing promenades, pedestrian paths and road connections make it one of the most walkable communities.

The island district can accommodate 200,000 residents, while 700,000 sq. m is reserved for parks and open spaces. This community has boulevards, walkways and parks. The master plan provides for 7.3 million m2 of living space, 940,000 m2 of retail space, 300,000 m2 of offices and 66,113 m2 of cultural zones. The iconic complex also has a marine club, the Creek Marina Yacht Club and the Creek Beach.

Yacht owners can purchase apartments in Dubai in Dubai Creek Harbour from 1 to 4 bedrooms for AED 1.27 million ($346,310) to AED 5.7 million ($1.5 million), depending on the number of bedrooms.

House by the sea: how much does it cost to live near marinas in the UAE?

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