Jumeirah Lakes Towers

Welcome to Jumeirah Lakes Towers

Jumeirah Lakes Towers (JLT), has gained itself a reputation as being an affordable alternative to Dubai Marina. The community houses around 60,000 residents. The area’s three-tower cluster design is set around four lakes, some with views over Dubai Marina or the Emirates Hills’ golf courses. Landscaping and roads are now complete and the district offers waterfront living for its residents.

Nearest Stations

  • Nakheel metro station
  • DAMAC Properties metro station
  • JLT metro station

Commute Times by Car

  • Jebel Ali – 22 minutes
  • Dubai Marina – 9 minutes
  • Dubai Mall – 21 minutes
  • DIFC – 18 minutes
  • Dubai International Airport – 25 minutes

Around the block

The neighbours

Young professionals and small families from all over the world

JLT is a popular residential neighbourhood that has witnessed a spike of independent eateries and stores over the past few years. Its pedestrian-friendly walkways attract families and professionals looking for a calm and serene neighbourhood away from Dubai’s frenetic pace, yet still relatively close to the entertainment options of Dubai Marina. Many of JLT‘s residents work across Sheikh Zayed Road in Dubai Media City and Dubai Internet City.

You’ll find residents rollerblading, cycling, jogging and playing all sorts of sports around the promenades that line the lakes.

People choose to live in JLT because it gives them the perfect combination of proximity to major landmarks, and the seclusion and greenery of a suburb.

Perfect for

Commuters from Dubai to Abu Dhabi, small families and young professionals

JLT is perfect for individuals commuting between Dubai and Abu Dhabi, and small families looking for a comfortable place to raise their children.

Dog lovers also adore this pet-friendly area.

The lifestyle

Laid back and convenient

Many people choose to live in JLT if they also happen to be working there. The lure of a highway-less commute is an attractive proposition. And since they’re saving so much time by not commuting, these residents have more time to enjoy a cold beverage after work. If you feel the same craving, head out to one of the dozens of pubs and eateries scattered around the neighbourhood!

JLT also offers a fitness-concentrated lifestyle; dozens of gyms and sports centres, in addition to athletic community clubs and events.

Not so great for

Individuals looking for a chilled beach-like atmosphere or working in Old Dubai

From glass residential and office towers to cool graffiti–clad walls and tiny, colourful cafés, JLT is definitely not for those looking for a “chilled” beach-like atmosphere. This area is bubbling!

 

One-way traffic systems can mean a long drive around the perimeter of the neighborhood to get to and from certain clusters.

The market

High-rise residential and commercial towers

JLT is all about high-rise apartment living, ranging from studios to three-bedrooms. Quality, size and price vary depending on the individual towers.

Residents usually favour buildings located in proximity of metro stations. These include Green Lakes, Lake Terrace, Madina Tower, Al Sheraa Tower, and Al Seef, and on the office side, Jumeirah Business Centre, Indigo Icon, Saba and Reef.

You will fall in love with

The convenience

Want to buy groceries or take your cat to the vet? No need to start your car as most of these services are conveniently available within walking distance.

Jumeirah Lakes Towers is very well connected by metro and walkway to Dubai Marina and allows residents to easily reach the beach and The Walk at JBR.

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Our selection

Something Baked

Quite possibly the best place to eat Manakeesh in the area.

Jazz at Pizza Express

Amazing pizzas! Once a week, they have a great live band too.

hanoi

A rare authentic Vietnamese eatery popular among residents of JLT.

Bikers

A store offering German-built road and mountain bikes, plus clothing, accessories and repair services.

Park and Shope

Great place to do your groceries with lots of daily deals, featuring a bakery and lots of products available to those with more specific dietary needs, such as lactose and gluten-free.

Europets

All things pets, from grooming products to dog accessories and foods.

Jumeirah Lakes towers park

This recently opened park is a residents’ favourite; it includes kids playgrounds and sand pits, as well as lovely walking paths.

Fitness Zone

Fitness Zone JLT is a facility created to inspire residents to lead a healthy lifestyle based on the individual needs and aspirations.

champions club

From kickboxing to cardio, all the way to crossfit, Champions Club offers a complete package to encourage you to be healthier and stronger.

target gym

A popular among sports buffs with many branches across the UAE.

Bonnington JLT

Luxury tower hotel with cool, modern rooms, hip bars and city panorama from a rooftop infinity pool.

McGettigan’s

Irish pub, part of a chain, offering modern Irish dishes and major acts from home, plus TV soccer.

Phobia

Dubai’s new escape room; the adventure begins once the doors are locked behind your back!