Established is 1977, Jebel Ali District is located in southwest part of Dubai. This area is known to possess booming expatriate community that accommodated over 300 residents. Besides executing accommodation needs of foreign workers this district is also the home for 5,500 companies of 120 countries across the globe. It is an important district, showing continuous growth in residential and industrial sectors. Moreover, government and developers also concentrate to enhance travel and tourism industry in this area. In order to achieve their targets and to attract tourists and drag those to choose this place for their short stay here, government and developers work together to build luxurious resorts and fun places. Unlike other city’s districts, this area is famous to possess various residential and industrial landmarks like Trellis District and world’s largest manmade port extending on the area over 100 square kilometers. This district is a city in itself and considered as one of the strategically significant regions of this city.
This largest manmade harbor has the capacity to control all cargo shipments coming to or going out of the city. Besides this port, Jebel Ali Free Zone is still under construction that will be expected to open new doors for international industrialist as businessmen don’t need to pay taxes whatever business they are running here. Moreover, an international airport Dubai World Central Airport (Al Maktoum International Airport) is also under construction to improve traveling and cargo services in this district. Upon completion, it will become world’s largest hub for passengers and cargo.
Jebel Ali District is also known to have various fun places to attract tourists and holidaymakers. Tourist will find number of water sports facilities within easy access. Tourists and visitors can enjoy various fun and entertainment activities that range from water sports like waterskiing and paragliding. In addition to water sports, visitors can also enjoy shooting and horse riding in this district. Many tourists prefer to enjoy water sports in this district over Jumeriah Beach just because of its perfect location. Before announcement of freehold property law, foreign workers prefer to accommodate in this district.
Besides possessing some of the best accommodation and industrial facilities, this area has also buildup several resorts and hotels to provide comfortable luxurious and comfortable living for everyone visiting this place. These resorts provide highly comfortable living with huge variety of facilities. Jebel Ali Resort and Spa is one the famous resorts of this district. Tourists can enjoy playing golf, diving, jet skiing, seaplane flight, surfing, horse riding and shooting. Fishing lovers can also enjoy fishing at this resort.
Two main areas of Jebel Ali District are Downtown Jebel Ali and Jebel Ali. Initially this district was renowned for its huge port. But now days it has become a favorite place to live for short and long stay in city. Whereas, Downtown area will be expected to become the heart of New Dubai and stretch around 11 kilometers on Sheikh Zayed Road between the Jebel Ali Free Zone, Dubai Waterfront, and Techno Park. This area also serves as a gateway to new international airport and other developments in its surroundings. This district is further subdivided in to three parts
Urban Center this part housed unique modern towers, number of cafes, restaurants and entertainment centers.
Trellis District this is recognized as a hub for commercial and social activities, It has a unique network trellises projecting from buildings that successfully maintained as pedestrian-friendly environment.
Medina District this part typically offers very relax and comfortable living in beautifully designed mid to low-rise residential buildings with small courtyards.
As this district provides several options for residents, businessmen and international organizations, it can be the best place to live and establish business here. Jebel Ali District has also become famous for its water sports and other fun activities. So don’t miss your chance to enjoy luxurious living during your trip.