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Parks Swimming Pool
Parks Gym
Parks Yoga Room
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Key features of Saadiyat Island

Located just a 7-minute drive from the center of Abu Dhabi, Saadiyat Island, known for its luxury hotels, high-end residential communities, and cultural attractions, is the epitome of upscale living and cultural prosperity.

Nicknamed the “Island of Happiness”, Saadiyat Island is famous for its 5.3 miles of sandy beach, which has won the World Travel Award in the category of “Leading Beach Destination in the Middle East” every year since 2012. The island is also destined to become the cultural center of Abu Dhabi, thanks to its Cultural District and numerous museums.

Saadiyat Island is divided into seven separate districts, each with its own unique function. It is expected that 160,000 people will live and more than 220,000 people will work on Saadiyat Island when it is completed.

The architecture

Saadiyat Island boasts an impressive architectural landscape, especially within its Cultural District. This area will be home to world-class cultural landmarks such as the Louvre Abu Dhabi, the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi, and the Zayed National Museum. These projects are the brainchild of world-renowned architects, including Frank Gehry, Jean Nouvel, Tadao Ando, and Zaha Hadid, and feature groundbreaking design elements. 

In addition to cultural venues, Saadiyat Island is adorned with luxurious residences and hotels that embody unique and cutting-edge architectural concepts. The local architecture beautifully blends traditional elements with modern aesthetics, reflecting the region's rich cultural past and ambitious vision for the future. 

Target audience

Saadiyat Island attracts a diverse group, including young professionals, families with children, couples, and individuals, seeking an immersive experience of culture and quality living. It is a haven for art lovers, offering access to art fairs, galleries, and stunning architectural landmarks set against the tranquil backdrop of pristine beaches. 

Residents of Saadiyat Island can enjoy a beachside lifestyle without being limited to urban entertainment and first-class amenities.

Daily life at Saadiyat Island

As the cultural heart of the UAE, Saadiyat Island is home to several prestigious museums and galleries, including the Louvre Abu Dhabi and the upcoming Zayed National Museum, as well as the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi. However, culture is only one part of life here. A wide range of infrastructure and facilities are available to dwellers of Saadiyat Island. They include:

  • educational institutions such as Yellow Submarine Nursery, Redwood Montessori Nursery, Cranleigh Abu Dhabi, and the New York University campus
  • healthcare facilities like HealthPlus Family Clinic in Saadiyat, Burjeel Hospital, and Sheikh Khalifa Medical City in the nearby areas
  • several mosques
  • supermarkets and retail options like Lulu Express, Carrefour Market, Reem Mall, and Yas Mall
  • parks like Reem Central Park
  • Saadiyat Public Beach and Soul Beach
  • a wide range of gyms, cafés, restaurants, and other splendid amenities

Transport accessibility

Getting around Saadiyat Island is convenient due to a range of transportation options. The area is served by public buses which provide connectivity across the city with several bus stops, including those at Al Jouri and Shati Al Saadiyat. For those who prefer personal transportation, there is ample parking in residential areas and taxi service apps are available around the clock to ensure mobility, so you never have to worry about getting around.

  • Abu Dhabi center is only 7 minutes away
  • Abu Dhabi Mall is 12 minutes away 
  • Reem Central Park is 20 minutes away 
  • Abu Dhabi International Airport is 26 minutes away 
  • Dubai is about an hour away

Attractions around the area

Saadiyat Island serves as Abu Dhabi's cultural hub and is home to the finest beaches, galleries, and museums. The key sights include:

  • The Louvre Abu Dhabi – a museum of art and civilization with works of art from around the world and themed exhibitions.
  • Mamsha Al Saadiyat – a mile-long beachfront promenade offering dining, shopping, and leisure activities. Ideal for strolling, cycling, or enjoying the sea views.
  • Saadiyat Beach Club – an exclusive beach club with access to a beautiful beach, outdoor pool, luxury lounges, and restaurants.
  • Saadiyat Beach Golf Club – an 18-hole golf course designed by Gary Player, surrounded by beautiful views of the Persian Gulf. 

Types of real estate at Saadiyat Island

Saadiyat Island's real estate landscape offers a range of premium choices, including lavish villas, apartments, townhouses, and penthouses, all embodying modern design and amenities. Currently undergoing rapid development, Saadiyat Island's future promises an expansion of residential, commercial, and leisure developments, further enhancing its appeal to tourists and expats.

With property values on the rise, now is the time to stake your claim in this luxurious and culturally rich destination. Contact our real estate specialists for more information about buying a property on Saadiyat Island. 

Invest in Saadiyat Island today and live near the beautiful beach, surrounded by art galleries and museums!