Umm Suqeim 1
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Umm Suqeim 1 community district
Umm Suqeim 1 (US One, US First) is a community area in the city of Dubai, part of the district of Jumeirah. Significant landmarks in US 1 include Dubai Offshore Sailing Club (DOSC), and Jumeirah Fishing Harbour. The suburb is mostly villas and town houses for wealthier residents of Dubai.
Geography and access
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[J1] Jumeira Rd, Beach Rd, and Jumeirah Beach Rd all refer to the same road.
- Umm Suqeim 1 lies between the communities of Jumeirah 3 and Umm Suqeim 2, and on the other side of Al Wasl Road is the community of Al Safa 2. The NW side of US1 faces the ocean.
- Umm Al Sheif Road runs between Jumeirah 3 and US1. It continues to join Sheikh Zayed Rd (SZR) (Dubai-Abu Dhabi highway) at exit 46). Getting on to the motorway is only possible in Abu Dhabi direction, and exit from SZR only from Sharjah direction.
- Jumeira Road (Jumeirah Beach Rd) runs through US1 near the coast.
- Al Wasl Road runs between Umm Suqeim 1 and Al Safa 2 communities.
- Al Manara Road runs between US1 and US2, provides access to and from Sheikh Zayed Rd in both Abu Dhabi and Sharjah directions via a cloverleaf interchange (exit 43), also Al Quoz areas on the other side of SZR.
Since the renovation of Jumeirah Fishing Harbour, there are a couple of restuarants, shops and cafes making it worth a visit there. Otherwise not much from a tourist or visitor perspective but there are also cafes and restaurants along the Beach Road.
- Jumeirah 2 fishing village, harbour, fisherman marina, and souk.
- Dubai Offshore Sailing Club (DOSC) - yacht and boat club restricted to members and guests. Has restaurant which serves alcohol (cheaper than most bars in Dubai).
- Miraj Islamic Art Center
Property and real estate in Umm Suqeim 1
- Houses, townhouses, and villas - rentals available, ownership only for UAE and GCC nationals.
- [Check] Apartments - no apartment blocks in US1.
- [Check] Any gated townhouse communities?
- No expat or foreign ownership permitted of land or property.
Shopping, restaurants and cafes
Several cafes and restaurants along Jumeirah Beach Rd.
- [Closed? Check] Central Perk and Maria Bonita Taco Shop on Umm Al Sheif Road.
- Hardees and KFC, both drivethru, near DOSC.
- Local Bites Cafe - one of the few Emirati themed restaurants or cafes in Dubai. On Beach Road, in the Ajman Bank building, ground floor.
Medical clinics and healthcare in Umm Suqeim 1
Dentists in Umm Suqeim 1
Beauty salons and spas in Umm Suqeim 1
Education, schools and nurseries in Umm Suqeim 1
Nurseries in Umm Suqeim 1 - list with locations and map.
- No schools in US1.
Services and other places in Umm Suqeim 1
- [Update] Mosques.
Street and road renaming and renumbering in Umm Suqeim 1
[Update, road renaming done or started ...]
|Odd numbers, NE to SW direction|
|New name||Old number||Notes|
|Thanks for visiting||Dubai||Tell your friends|
|Even numbers, NW to SE direction|
|New name||Old number||Notes|
|start from Arabian Gulf and coast|
- Parent category - Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim, Communities in Dubai.
- Child pages - Nurseries in Umm Suqeim 1.
- Related pages - beaches in Dubai, parks in Dubai, sailing in Dubai.
Other headings and notes
- Spinneys Umm Suqeim 1 - Spinneys supermarket and shopping center located in Al Safa 2 community, at corner of Al Wasl Rd and Umm Al Sheif Rd, across from Umm Suqeim 2 community.
- Umm Suqeim beach park
- [Check, is closed?] Umm Suqeim clinic - operated by the Dubai Health Authority (DHA), on Beach Rd opposite end of Al Manara Rd. Reportedly closing or closed (ref KT 06 Jun 2012).
- Umm Suqeim fish market
- Umm Suqeim vet
- Other spellings: Umm Usqaim, Umm Suqaim, Um Suqueim, Umm Suqeen, Umm Suqeem, Umm Suqiem, etc.
Last update Saturday 14-Mar-2015. Page development 1H 2T 3D 4L 5C.
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