A sporty lifestyle in Dubai’s sports-themed projects

Dubai Sport CityImage Credit: Supplied

Several sports-themed developments have cropped up in Dubai in recent years, giving residents various housing options that blend convenience and a sporty lifestyle.

One is Dubai Sports City (DSC) which is a segment of the Dubailand development. DSC encompasses residential sectors Victory Heights offering villas in various sizes, Canal Residence featuring apartments, and the villa community Gallery Villas. The development is also home to the globally renowned Dubai International Cricket Stadium, an 18-hole championship golf course, sports facilities, sporting academies that include the Butch Harmon School of Golf, the ICC Global Cricket Academy and Football Academy, educational institutions, shopping outlets, retail areas, dining venues, among others.

Dubai MotorCity is a motor sports-themed mixed-use project. Its residential segment consists of Green Community MotorCity that offers a plethora of housing options ranging from villas to townhouses and terraced apartments, and UPTOWN MotorCity featuring both apartments and villas. Other segments in the development are the popular Dubai Autodrome, Business Park MotorCity providing business solutions to entrepreneurs in town, dining and retail outlets, parks, schools and recreational areas.

Jumeirah Golf Estates (JGE) is a golfing-themed community that offers residents luxury homes nestled within two championship golf courses, giving residents spectacular views of the lush greens and the lakes. The wide range of homes is spread in several districts that include Whispering Pines composed of three and four-bedroom villas, Flame Tree Ridge offering four and five-bedroom villas, Redwood featuring premium townhouses, and Sanctuary Falls that consists of resort-style homes. There is also the Wildflower which offers plots in different sizes. The community has a modern clubhouse with a restaurant, cafe, children’s play area, retail shop and swimming pools for kids and adults.

Handy Hints
• Dubai MotorCity has villas and apartments, and is home to Dubai Autodrome
• Jumeirah Golf Estates offers homes nestled within championship golf courses
• Dubai Sports City features a wide range of residences and sporting academies

Source: Saadiya Ahmad, Special to Properties
The writer is a freelancer

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