Dubai’s top five developments close to the Expo 2020 site

As the Expo 2020 site is rapidly taking shape, investors and residents are keen on central locations and properties near the country’s first-ever Expo site. As they say, one of the most important criteria in buying a home is location. Here are the five sought-out areas that even top real estate brokers in Dubai would recommend near the country’s first-ever World Expo:


1. Dubai Marina


The 50 million sq ft. Dubai Marina is one of the go-to residential destination for locals and expats. Known for its eccentric buildings, high-rise buildings and luxurious hotels set against the backdrop of the Marina, it offers as a wide range of entertainment, dining and leisure activities, making Dubai Marina the preferred district to settle in for the stylish and sophisticated.  

Although numerous people pick Dubai Marina for long-term residency and for hosting some of the most anticipated off-plan projects in Dubai, the demand for it will soon increase for its close proximity to the Expo 2020 site, which takes approximately 16 minutes to reach.

2. Jumeirah Beach Residence

Alongside Dubai Marina is Dubai’s most established waterfront communities, Jumeirah Beach Residence. Its high-end properties are created with design and convenience, making it one of the major attractions for individuals and families wanting an upscale urban lifestyle.

Overlooking the exquisite Arabian Gulf, it’s Dubai’s favorite spot amongst residents and visitors. It’s merely a few minutes away from the Sheikh Zayed Road and 15 minutes away from the Emirate’s first Expo 2020.


3. Jumeirah Lake Towers


Jumeirah Lake Towers is a residential and commercial community consisting of over 50,000 people living and working there. Road networks, retail shops and dining areas are located at the foot of every building, providing residents of Jumeirah Lake Towers every convenience that comes with living in the area.

Located on bustling Sheikh Zayed Road, Jumeirah Lake Towers is closer to the Expo 2020 site, with an average of 13 minutes to arrive at the destination. Dubai Real Estate Agencies like fäm Properties would recommend this development for its location and convenience.


4. Palm Jumeirah


It’s one of the most attractive developments in the world. Palm Jumeirah is considered a haven for residents and vacationers, especially its FIVE Palm Jumeirah Hotel and Resort. Its magnificently designed man-made palm tree shaped island offers stunning properties with an array of landscapes and contemporary design that perfectly complements the ambiance of the community.

It may seem far from the World Expo, but it only takes 18 minutes.

5. Expo Golf Villas



Expo Golf Villas is merely 10 minutes away from the much-anticipated Expo 2020. Emaar’s newest family-oriented neighborhood features three and four bedroom limited premium villas, starting from AED 999,888 with a 5.5-year payment plan. It’s thoughtfully designed with contemporary interiors, neutral- toned finishing and large balconies that overlooks the green panoramic views of the new golf villas’ amenities.

Featuring retail and F&B outlets, Expo Golf Villas is situated within the Emaar South boulevard and is connected to Dubai’s prime areas such as the upcoming global aviation hub, Al Maktoum Airport, and the 18-hole Championship golf course.

Olivia Watson

Olivia is a world traveler who has been to 27 countries in just over 15 years. She loves to share her knowledge of traveling to help others travel safer, cheaper and have more fun.
Back to top button